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Screening for genital and anorectal sexually transmitted infections in HIV prevention trials in Africa.

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OBJECTIVES: To demonstrate the value of routine, basic sexually transmitted infection (STI) screening at enrolment into an HIV-1 vaccine feasibility cohort study and to highlight the importance of soliciting a history of receptive anal intercourse (RAI) in adults identified as "high risk". METHODS: Routine STI screening was offered to adults at high risk of HIV-1 upon enrolment into a cohort study in preparation for HIV-1 vaccine trials. Risk behaviours and STI prevalence were summarised and ...

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10.1136/sti.2007.028852

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Journal:
Sexually transmitted infections
Volume:
84
Issue:
5
Pages:
364-370
Publication date:
2008-10-05
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EISSN:
1472-3263
ISSN:
1368-4973
URN:
uuid:d76a5393-b7ef-45a5-a5ff-b6967f64669d
Source identifiers:
72585
Local pid:
pubs:72585

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