Treatment of syphilis in HIV-infected subjects: a systematic review of the literature.

@article{Blank2011TreatmentOS,
  title={Treatment of syphilis in HIV-infected subjects: a systematic review of the literature.},
  author={Leah J Blank and Anne Rompalo and Emily J. Erbelding and Jonathan M. Zenilman and Khalil G. Ghanem},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2011},
  volume={87 1},
  pages={9-16}
}
BACKGROUND The optimal antimicrobial regimen to treat syphilis in HIV-infected subjects remains controversial. OBJECTIVE To systematically assess the literature for studies evaluating syphilis treatment regimens in this population. METHODS Two reviewers independently assessed studies published between 1980 and June 2008 in electronic databases, trial registries and bibliographies (with no language restrictions) for content and quality. Studies that included 10 or more people, with… CONTINUE READING
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