OBJECTIVES As Mycoplasma genitalium is associated with pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), we examined the efficacy of a commonly used PID antimicrobial in treating M genitalium upper genital tract infection. METHODS In the PID Evaluation and Clinical Health study of inpatient versus outpatient treatment, 682 women treated with cefoxitin and doxycycline… (More)
OBJECTIVES As the aetiology of bacterial vaginosis (BV) is not well understood, this study sought to determine the relationships between several fastidious microbes, BV and selected clinical characteristics of BV. METHODS Endometrial and cervical specimens from 50 women with non-gonococcal, non-chlamydial endometritis were tested for Leptotrichia… (More)
and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Objective The main objective is to broaden the collection of use cases developed by the ISDS Technical Conventions Committee (TCC) to enhance effective collaboration between public health practice and analyst researchers in various disciplines and institutions. Panellists will… (More)
and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Objective This roundtable will provide a forum for the syndromic surveillance Community of Practice (CoP) to learn about activities of the BioSense 2.0 User Group (BUG) workgroups that address priority issues in syndromic surveillance. It will be an opportunity to discuss key… (More)
and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Objective This presentation will describe public health efforts to improve data collection by utilizing technology that supports record linkage through the implementation of the Master Patient Index (MPI). The initial use case will be applied to ambulatory syndromic surveillance… (More)