Randomized controlled trials of individual-level, population-level, and multilevel interventions for preventing sexually transmitted infections: what has worked?

@article{Manhart2005RandomizedCT,
  title={Randomized controlled trials of individual-level, population-level, and multilevel interventions for preventing sexually transmitted infections: what has worked?},
  author={Lisa E. Manhart and King K. Holmes},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={2005},
  volume={191 Suppl 1},
  pages={S7-24}
}
BACKGROUND Previous reviews of interventions to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs) focused mostly on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. We reviewed trials of interventions to prevent sexual transmission of any STI, employing a multilevel perspective. METHODS We searched MEDLINE, the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, and recent unpublished presentations through 2003, to identify randomized controlled trials of preventive STI interventions having systematic… CONTINUE READING