Population-based outreach for Chlamydia screening in men: results from a randomized trial.

@article{Scholes2007PopulationbasedOF,
  title={Population-based outreach for Chlamydia screening in men: results from a randomized trial.},
  author={D. Tyler Scholes and Fred E Heidrich and Patricia Yarbro and Jeff E Lindenbaum and Jeanne M Marrazzo},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={2007},
  volume={34 11},
  pages={837-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of population-based outreach strategies to improve genital Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) screening in men. STUDY DESIGN In a randomized trial, male enrollees ages 21-25 (n = 8820) were selected from the automated files of Group Health Cooperative and randomized to: a letter + test-request card for a CT urine home sampling kit (arm 1, n = 2940); a letter + mail-back sampling kit (arm 2, n = 2940); or a usual care control (arm 3, n = 2940). One… CONTINUE READING

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