Proportion of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Cases Caused by Chlamydia trachomatis: Consistent Picture From Different Methods

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BACKGROUND Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a leading cause of both tubal factor infertility and ectopic pregnancy. Chlamydia trachomatis is an important risk factor for PID, but the proportion of PID cases caused by C. trachomatis is unclear. Estimates of this are required to evaluate control measures. METHODS We consider 5 separate methods of… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jiw178

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@inproceedings{Price2016ProportionOP, title={Proportion of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Cases Caused by Chlamydia trachomatis: Consistent Picture From Different Methods}, author={Malcolm J. Price and Anthony E. Ades and Nicky J. Welton and Ian Simms and John Macleod and Patrick J. Horner}, booktitle={The Journal of infectious diseases}, year={2016} }