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Sexually transmitted diseases : a practical guide for primary care

Author: Anita L Nelson; JoAnn Woodward
Publisher: Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, ©2006.
Series: Current clinical practice series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A review of diagnosis and treatment issues in STDs. This book includes clinical guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It offers approaches to consultation and care, including how to give bad news sensitively and how to teach patients to empower themselves with the tools they need for lowering their risk for contracting.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sexually transmitted diseases.
Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2007926689
(OCoLC)153283881
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anita L Nelson; JoAnn Woodward
ISBN: 9781597450409 1597450405 9781588295705 1588295702
OCLC Number: 232363353
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 355 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction to Sexually Transmitted Infections: A View of the Past and an Assessment of Present Challenges / Anita L. Nelson --
Human Papillomavirus and Genital Warts / Linda Goldman --
Genital Herpes / Gene Parks --
Viral Hepatitis / Michelle L. Geller and Jeremy R. Herman --
HIV Infection and AIDS / Gunter Rieg --
Chlamydial Infections / Albert John Phillips --
Gonorrheal Infections / Anita L. Nelson --
Upper Genital Tract Infections in Women / Frances E. Likis --
Syphilis / Carolyn Sutton --
Trichomoniasis / Anne Moore --
Lymphogranuloma Venereum, Chancroid, Granuloma Inguinale, and Molluscum Contagiosum / JoAnn Woodward --
Ectoparasites: Scabies and Pediculosis Pubis / JoAnn Woodward --
Patient-Clinician Communication and STI Care: Assessing Risk, Conveying a Diagnosis, and Supporting Behavior Change / Felicia Guest --
Cultural Competence in STI Care / Linda Dominguez --
Effectiveness of Barrier Methods for Sexually Transmitted Infection Prevention / Penelope M. Bosarge --
The Future Role of Vaccines and Microbicides / Patricia A. Lohr.
Series Title: Current clinical practice series.
Responsibility: edited by Anita L. Nelson, JoAnn Woodward ; foreword by Susan Wysocki.

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