The incidence of sexually transmitted infections among frequently screened sex workers in a decriminalised and regulated system in Melbourne.

@article{Lee2005TheIO,
  title={The incidence of sexually transmitted infections among frequently screened sex workers in a decriminalised and regulated system in Melbourne.},
  author={David M Lee and Al Binger and Jane Hocking and Christopher K Fairley},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2005},
  volume={81 5},
  pages={434-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence of sexually transmitted infections (STI) among decriminalised and regulated sex workers in Victoria. METHODS The incidence of STI was calculated for individuals who attended the Melbourne Sexual Health Centre on more than one occasion. Results of initial screen specimens were not included. Follow up time was calculated in person months and used as the denominator with the number of "specified" STIs diagnosed over the study period as the numerator… CONTINUE READING
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