Maximising retention in a longitudinal study of genital Chlamydia trachomatis among young women in Australia
- Point-of-Care Test for Detection of Urogenital Chlamydia in Women Shows Low Sensitivity. A Performance Evaluation Study in Two Clinics in Suriname. van der Helm, Jannie J.; Sabajo, Leslie O. A.; Grunberg, Antoon W.; Morré, Servaas A.; Speksnijder, Arjen G. C. L.; de Vries, Henry J. C. // PLoS ONE;Feb2012, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p1
Background: In general, point-of-care (POC) tests for Chlamydia trachomatis (Ct) show disappointing test performance, especially disappointing sensitivity results. However, one study sponsored by the manufacturer (Diagnostics for the Real World) reported over 80% sensitivity with their Chlamydia...
- CORRECTION. // Sexually Transmitted Infections;May2013, Vol. 89 Issue 3, pe1
A correction to the article "Understanding Trends in Genital Chlamydia Trachomatis Can Benefit From enhanced Surveillance: Findings From Australia," by H. Ali and colleagues, published in the 2012 issue is presented.
- Chlamydia trachomatis genital infections--United States, 1995. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;3/7/1997, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p193
Focuses on genital tract infections with Chlamydia trachomatis in the United States during 1995, a major cause of pelvic inflammatory disease, ectopic pregnancy, infertility in women and perinatal transmission of the disease into infants. Cost of untreated chlamydial infections and their...
- Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in the vaginal vault of women who have hysterectomies. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);7/27/1985, Vol. 291 Issue 6490, p250
Focuses on the diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis after hysterectomy in women with chlamydia vulvaginitis. Epidemiological background of the disease; Interrelations between vaginal colonization by C trachomatis and maternal contamination during delivery; Need of sexually active women for...
- Efficacy of an Immune Modulator in Experimental Chlamydia trachomatis Infection of the Female Genital Tract. Lyons, Joseph M.; Ito, James I.; Morré, Servaas A. // Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics & Gynecology;2006, Vol. 2006, p1
Objective. The aim of this study was to determine if vaginal application of the immune response modifier imiquimod (Aldara cream, 3M Pharmaceuticals, St Paul, Minn) would alter the course and/or outcome of female genital tract infection with a human isolate of Chlamydia trachomatis in a murine...
- A Pseudo-outbreak of Chlamydia trachomatis in a State Residential Facility: Implications for Diagnostic Testing. Gust, Deborah A.; Wang, Susan A.; Black, Carolyn M.; Brown, Teresa M.; St. Louis, Michael E.; King, Katherine A.; Quinlisk, M. Patricia; Levine, William C. // Journal of Infectious Diseases;3/15/2002, Vol. 185 Issue 6, p841
In December 1998, an outbreak of Chlamydia trachomatis genital infections was reported among 18 residents of a state residential facility housing 392 mentally retarded clients. The initial patient tested positive by ligase chain reaction (LCR); 17 others tested positive by culture. Serologic...
- DEDICATION. // Journal of Infectious Diseases;6/15/2010 Supplement 2, Vol. 201, preceding pS85
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor dedicates the issue to the memory of Dr. Walter E. Stamm, who had great contributions for the knowledge of chlamydia trachomatis infection.
- Comparison of two methods of screening for genital chlamydial infection in women attending in... Grun, Lucia; Tassano-Smith, Julia // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/26/97, Vol. 315 Issue 7102, p226
Discusses two methods of screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in asymptomatic women attending general practice in London, England. Assessment of potential of the ligase chain reaction as a screening tool; Symptoms of Chlamydia trachomatis; Comparison with sexual attitudes and lifestyle survey.
- Genital tract infection with Chlamydia trachomatis in women attended at a cervical cancer screening program in Northeastern from Brazil. Magalhães, Paulo; Miranda, Cleine; Lima, Érika; Moizéis, Raíza; Lima, Diego; Cobucci, Ricardo; Medeiros Fernandes, Thales; Azevedo, Jenner; Azevedo, Paulo; Araújo, Josélio; Fernandes, José // Archives of Gynecology & Obstetrics;May2015, Vol. 291 Issue 5, p1095
Purpose: This cross-sectional study aimed to estimate the prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis ( CT) infection alone and in combination with human papillomavirus (HPV). Furthermore, the study investigates whether the CT infection increases the risk of contracting HPV and whether the presence of...