Sexually transmitted diseases in transient British forces in the tropics.

@article{Adams1994SexuallyTD,
  title={Sexually transmitted diseases in transient British forces in the tropics.},
  author={Elizabeth Jean Adams and Paul W. Strike and Andrew Douglas Green and Robert G. Masterton},
  journal={Genitourinary medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={70 2},
  pages={
          94-6
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the incidence of sexually transmitted diseases (STD) in British troops in the tropics with that in a standard population. DESIGN Retrospective analysis of STD clinic records over one calendar year. SETTING A British Military Hospital in the Tropics serving 1441 resident personnel. SUBJECTS All patients attending a STD clinic. MAIN FINDINGS 815 cases of STD were recorded during the study period, giving incidence rate of 56,558 per 100,000 population per year. When… CONTINUE READING

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