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Determining the most likely source of infection: an application to Neisseria gonorrhoeae among men who have sex with men

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Background

The source of an infection is often unknown. To inform directed prevention measures, it is useful to know the location and partner type with the highest transmission risk. We developed a method to estimate infection risk of Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) per meeting location among men who have sex with men (MSM).

Methods

In 2008-2009, we collected information from 2438 MSM attending the Sexually Transmitted Infections clinic of Amsterdam. For up to 4 partne...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1097/ede.0000000000000816

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; Tropical Medicine
Role:
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Netherlands Organisation for Health Research More from this funder
Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins Publisher's website
Journal:
Epidemiology Journal website
Volume:
29
Issue:
3
Pages:
421–430
Publication date:
2018-05-01
Acceptance date:
2018-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1531-5487
ISSN:
1044-3983
Pubs id:
pubs:824624
URN:
uri:23bf8690-6dd8-44b7-bee3-afb0a4ef7eb2
UUID:
uuid:23bf8690-6dd8-44b7-bee3-afb0a4ef7eb2
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pubs:824624

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