Geomapping of chlamydia and gonorrhoea in Birmingham.

  title={Geomapping of chlamydia and gonorrhoea in Birmingham.},
  author={Mohsen Shahmanesh and Sedki Latif Gayed and Margaret Ashcroft and R. Geoffrey B. Smith and R Roopnarainsingh and John B Dunn and Jonathan Ross},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  volume={76 4},
OBJECTIVE To investigate if the core population hypothesis is applicable to patients with genital chlamydia infections. DESIGN Retrospective cross sectional study. SETTING Two genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinics in the city of Birmingham and eight adjacent clinics. SUBJECTS All patients with chlamydia (n = 665) or gonorrhoea (n = 584) attending between 1 October 1995 and 30 September 1996 with a postcode within the Birmingham health district. Controls were 727 patients seen in the same… CONTINUE READING

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