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Spectrum of skin disorders in human immunodeficiency virus‐infected patients in Singapore and the relationship to CD4 lymphocyte counts
Background  Skin disorders are extremely common and cause significant morbidity in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)‐infected individuals. There are few data on their prevalence and association withExpand
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A comparative study of cervical cytology, colposcopy and PCR for HPV in female sex workers in Singapore
This study examined the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in a cohort of female sex workers in Singapore. HPV infection was diagnosed by clinical examination, Papanicolaou (Pap)Expand
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Seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus-1 and -2 in attendees of a sexually transmitted infection clinic in Singapore.
BACKGROUND We studied the seroprevalance of HSV (herpes simplex virus)-1 and HSV-2 in outpatient attendees of a sexually transmitted infection (STI) clinic in Singapore and examined their knowledgeExpand
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Sexually transmitted infections in Asia and the Pacific—an epidemiological snapshot
  • R. Chan
  • Medicine
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections
  • 1 December 2011
This article provides a short summary of the current status of sexually transmitted infections (STIs)/HIV epidemiology in the Asia-Pacific region. Information was requested from WHO as well as fromExpand
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Urinary tract infections in patients with diabetes mellitus.
We have endeavoured to determine whether there is any difference in the bacteriological pattern of UTI and the antibiotic sensitivity patterns of the pathogens concerned between diabetic andExpand
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An open label comparative study of azithromycin and doxycycline in the treatment of non-gonococcal urethritis in males and Chlamydia trachomatis cervicitis in female sex workers in an STD clinic in
AIM OF STUDY The aim of this study was to compare the clinical and microbiological efficacy of a single 1 gram dose of azithromycin against 1 week of doxycycline at 100 mg twice a day in theExpand
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Gonorrhoea treatment failure and ciprofloxacin resistance
Summary: Ciprofloxacin-resistant strains of Neisseria gonorrhoeae have been on the increase over the past few years in Singapore and worldwide. The aim of this study is to correlate treatmentExpand
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Determinants of Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Coinfection in Heterosexual Adolescents Attending the National Public Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinic in Singapore
Background Amidst recent trends in rising rates of chlamydia and gonorrhea among Singaporean adolescents, there are limited data on risk factors associated with these infections that may informExpand
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A knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and practices (KABP) survey on HIV infection and AIDS among doctors and dental surgeons in Singapore.
An anonymous postal questionnaire survey studying the knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and practices on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection was conducted among all registered medical and dentalExpand
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Staphylococcus aureus and topical fusidic acid use: results of a clinical audit on antimicrobial resistance
  • Y. Heng, Kian Teo Tan, +4 authors R. Chan
  • Medicine
  • International journal of dermatology
  • 1 July 2013
Fusidic acid (FA) resistance in Staphylococcus aureus poses a problem for treating systemic methicillin‐resistant S. aureus infection, in which FA may otherwise remain a viable option. It can alsoExpand
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