A systematic review on the prevalence and utilization of health care services for reproductive tract infections/sexually transmitted infections: Evidence from India

@article{Nagarkar2015ASR,
  title={A systematic review on the prevalence and utilization of health care services for reproductive tract infections/sexually transmitted infections: Evidence from India},
  author={Aarti Nagarkar and Pallavi Mhaskar},
  journal={Indian Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and AIDS},
  year={2015},
  volume={36},
  pages={18 - 25}
}
Several studies have reported prevalence rate of reproductive tract infections (RTIs) but very few studies have described health seeking behavior of patients. This paper critically looks at and summarizes the available evidence, systematically. A structured search strategy was used to identify relevant articles, published during years 2000-2012. Forty-one full-text papers discussing prevalence and treatment utilization pattern were included as per PRISMA guidelines. Papers examining prevalence… Expand
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