A Systematic Review of Epidemiologic Studies Assessing Condom Use and Risk of Syphilis

  title={A Systematic Review of Epidemiologic Studies Assessing Condom Use and Risk of Syphilis},
  author={C. Koss and E. Dunne and L. Warner},
  journal={Sexually Transmitted Diseases},
  • C. Koss, E. Dunne, L. Warner
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Background: Although systematic reviews of epidemiologic studies have been conducted for condom use and the risk of several sexually transmitted diseases, there have been no such reviews for condom use and syphilis. Methods: A systematic literature review of epidemiologic studies published from 1972 to 2008 was conducted to evaluate study methods and measures of association reported for condom use and risk of syphilis. Results: All 12 included studies had significant methodologic limitations… CONTINUE READING
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