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 more…
View or download the Contemporary OB/GYN supplement: Adherence to guidelines for universal screening of sexually active adolescents and young adults: a guide to solutions and strategiesDownload