Adherence to guidelines for universal screening of sexually active adolescents and young adults

December 14, 2017




According to the CDC, rates of infection for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among adolescents and young adults are at an all-time high. What steps can clinicians take to overcome barriers to screening and treatment among these high-risk groups - and reduce the risk of lifelong complications that result from untreated STIs?

This online supplement discusses challenges and solutions related to STI screening guidelines, such as:

  • Health consequences and epidemiological data for STIs in high-risk populations
  • Barriers to adherence to current screening guidelines
  • The impact of universal screening on incidence rates
  • Tools for implementing universal screening
  • and much more!

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