Burden of syphilis infections in Shenzhen, China: a preliminary estimation.

@article{Hong2009BurdenOS,
  title={Burden of syphilis infections in Shenzhen, China: a preliminary estimation.},
  author={F-C Hong and T Feng and Y-M Cai and L-Z Wen and Peng Wei Pan and L-N Lan and Y-H Lai and Hua Zhou and X Liu and S-P Lin and Guo Chen and X Chen},
  journal={International journal of STD & AIDS},
  year={2009},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={115-8}
}
Information on the prevalence and incidence of sexually transmitted infections is important for developing prevention and control strategies and allocating human and financial resources. However, there are no available estimates of such information for many areas in China. In this study, we used the existing data to make a preliminary estimation of syphilis infections in Shenzhen city, in south-eastern China. Data on prevalence rates of syphilis infections among different populations were… CONTINUE READING

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