Young women's decisions to accept chlamydia screening: influences of stigma and doctor-patient interactions

@inproceedings{Balfe2010YoungWD,
  title={Young women's decisions to accept chlamydia screening: influences of stigma and doctor-patient interactions},
  author={Myles Balfe and Ruair{\'i} Brugha and Diarmuid O'Donovan and Emer O'Connell and Deirdre Vaughan},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND An understanding of the factors that encourage young women to accept, and discourage them from accepting, STI (sexually transmitted infection) testing is needed to underpin opportunistic screening programs for the STI Chlamydia trachomatis (opportunistic screening involves healthcare professionals offering chlamydia tests to people while they are… CONTINUE READING