Screening for Chlamydia in general practice: a literature review and summary of the evidence.

@article{Stokes1997ScreeningFC,
  title={Screening for Chlamydia in general practice: a literature review and summary of the evidence.},
  author={Tim Stokes},
  journal={Journal of public health medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={222-32}
}
  • Tim Stokes
  • Published 1997 in Journal of public health medicine
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease (STD) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) in women. Infection in women is complicated by the fact that the majority of women with this infection are asymptomatic. It is feasible for general practitioners (GPs) to test for this infection, and there has been debate as to which is the most appropriate screening strategy. In the absence of any national… CONTINUE READING

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The four areas to be reviewed are : prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in women attending UK general practice ; evidence for routine screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for selective screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for screening women requesting termination of pregnancy ( TOP ) or intrauterine device ( IUD ) insertion .
The four areas to be reviewed are : prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in women attending UK general practice ; evidence for routine screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for selective screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for screening women requesting termination of pregnancy ( TOP ) or intrauterine device ( IUD ) insertion .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
The four areas to be reviewed are : prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in women attending UK general practice ; evidence for routine screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for selective screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for screening women requesting termination of pregnancy ( TOP ) or intrauterine device ( IUD ) insertion .
The four areas to be reviewed are : prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in women attending UK general practice ; evidence for routine screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for selective screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for screening women requesting termination of pregnancy ( TOP ) or intrauterine device ( IUD ) insertion .
The four areas to be reviewed are : prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in women attending UK general practice ; evidence for routine screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for selective screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for screening women requesting termination of pregnancy ( TOP ) or intrauterine device ( IUD ) insertion .
The four areas to be reviewed are : prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in women attending UK general practice ; evidence for routine screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for selective screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for screening women requesting termination of pregnancy ( TOP ) or intrauterine device ( IUD ) insertion .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
The four areas to be reviewed are : prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in women attending UK general practice ; evidence for routine screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for selective screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for screening women requesting termination of pregnancy ( TOP ) or intrauterine device ( IUD ) insertion .
The four areas to be reviewed are : prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in women attending UK general practice ; evidence for routine screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for selective screening of women attending general practice ; evidence for screening women requesting termination of pregnancy ( TOP ) or intrauterine device ( IUD ) insertion .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the commonest curable sexually transmitted disease ( STD ) in England and Wales and is one of the chief causes of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID ) in women .
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