Mass media as a population-level intervention tool for Chlamydia trachomatis screening: report of a pilot study.

@article{Oh2002MassMA,
  title={Mass media as a population-level intervention tool for Chlamydia trachomatis screening: report of a pilot study.},
  author={Mina K. Oh and Diane M. Grimley and Jeanne S Merchant and Pernell R Brown and Heather Cecil and Edward W. Hook},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={31 1},
  pages={40-7}
}
PURPOSE To determine the feasibility and affect of mass media use in a population-level intervention for chlamydia screening promotion. METHODS A population-level chlamydia intervention protocol was field tested. The intervention, targeting 15-25-year-old individuals, was designed to: (a) increase awareness of personal risk for chlamydial infection; (b) facilitate dissemination of chlamydia knowledge by use of a telephone hot line; and (c) promote care-seeking behavior (report for a chlamydia… CONTINUE READING

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