by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Venereal Disease Program in Washington, D.C .
Written in English
|Series||Public Health Service publication -- no. 327|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||14 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||14|
Risk profiles for sexually transmitted diseases among patients attending the venereal disease clinic at Alexandria Main University Hospital Mostafa, S.R. ; Roshdy, O.H. ( ) Risk factors for sexually transmitted diseases [STDs] were assessed among 54 male and 36 female patients attending a venereal disease Events have developed so rapidly in the treatment of venereal diseases, particularly in this country, that nothing so static as a book can keep altogether current with the times. Although it makes a valiant effort to do so, this book falls short in some respects. The author is fully aware of the This is one of a series of letters issued by the Committee on Medical Preparedness of the American Medical Association. It was prepared by the sub-Committee on Venereal Diseases of the Committee on Chemotherapeutic and other Agents. It deals with gonorrhoea, syphilis, chancroid, L.i. and granuloma venereum, and is a miniature text-book on the subject, presumably for guidance of medical officers The chapters are well organized, the subject matter well outlined and the book easy to read. Besides syphilis and gonorrhea other conditions commonly referred to the venereal disease department, such as lymphogranuloma inguinale, balanoposthitis, genital warts and paraphimosis, are briefly considered. As the title states, it is a handbook dealing
effective management of STIs be developed in close consultation with local STI and public health experts. CASE MANAGEMENT STI case management is the care of a person with an STI-related syndrome or with a positive test for one or more STIs. The components of case management include: Figure 3: The obstructing prostate, from John Hunter’s book Venereal Disease, 3rd Ed. It is in John Hunter’s book on venereal disease that we see the early representation of the obstructing prostate (Figure 3), one cause of prostatic swelling being infective, hence its inclusion, but this also demonstrates the close link between Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact. The causes of STDs are bacteria, parasites, and viruses. There are more than 20 types of STDs, including. Most STDs affect both men and women, but in many cases the health problems they cause can be more severe for :// Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Treatment Guidelines, (1). These recommendations should be regarded as a source of clinical guidance rather than prescriptive standards; health-care providers should always consider the clinical circumstances of each person in the context of local disease