TITLE

Review: Partner-notification interventions can reduce sexually transmitted infections: COMMENTARY

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, Stephen A.
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Sept/Oct2007, Vol. 147 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need of partner-notification interventions including patient delivered partner therapy (PDPT) in treating sexual partners of a patient suffering from sexually transmitted infections (STIs). It is mentioned that partner-notification interventions are helpful in treating sexual partners suffering from STIs. Concern over whether the medicine is consumed as prescribed and willingness of the index patient to deliver medicines to the partners is also stated.
ACCESSION #
27029950

 

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