A case-control study of beliefs and behaviors associated with sexually transmitted disease occurrence in Estonia.

@article{Wilson2001ACS,
  title={A case-control study of beliefs and behaviors associated with sexually transmitted disease occurrence in Estonia.},
  author={Tracey E Wilson and Anneli Uusk{\"u}la and Jacqueline Feldman and Susan Holman and Jack Dehovitz},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={2001},
  volume={28 11},
  pages={624-9}
}
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic data document rapidly increasing sexually transmitted disease (STD) rates throughout Eastern Europe. GOAL This case-control study was designed to delineate factors contributing to the STD epidemic in Estonia. STUDY DESIGN For this study, 189 study participants and 112 control subjects completed a behavioral questionnaire and underwent testing for Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Chlamydia trachomatis, and Treponema pallidum. RESULTS The prevalence of STDs among the control… CONTINUE READING

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