Sexually Transmitted Infections is the world's longest running international journal on sexual health. It aims to keep practitioners, trainees and researchers up to date in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of all STIs and HIV.
STI podcast: How you ask really matters29/01/2013 Duração: 17min
Cath Mercer, an associate editor with STI, asks Lisa Langhaug (Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, London, UK) about her work investigating the best way to ask Zimbabwean youth about their sexual health.Read the article online: http://tinyurl.com/9wbsegt
STI podcast: Emergent properties29/01/2013 Duração: 17min
Khalil Ghanem (associate editor on STI) talks to James Blanchard(University of Manitoba) Charlotte Watts (London School of Hygiene andTropical Medicine) and Sevgi Aral (Center(s) for Disease Control) about thephenomenon of emergent properties, and how it relates to STI control.
STI podcast: Condom use and attitudes in teenage boys29/01/2013 Duração: 17min
In this episode of the STI podcast, Richard Crosby from the University of Kentucky talks to Mary Ott from Indiana University about her research on condom use, and attitudes towards, in 14-16 year-old boys.Read the article online: http://tinyurl.com/atc2rah
STI podcast: Treating and testing for gonorrhoea29/01/2013 Duração: 17min
Cathy Ison (director of the Sexually Transmitted Bacteria Reference Laboratory, HPA) talks to David Barlow (consultant physician at the Department of Genito-Urinary Medicine, St Thomas’ Hospital) about the future of treating and testing for gonorrhoea.
STI podcast: Syphilis in HIV29/01/2013 Duração: 19min
Gary Brook and Khalil Ghanem discuss a case report of syphilis uncovering drug resistance in HIV published in the journal STI.
STI podcast: Computer assisted interviewing29/01/2013 Duração: 13min
Anatole Mennon-Johansson and John Richens discuss the advantages and disadvantages of computer assisted interviewing in sexual health clinics.
STI podcast: Bisexual concurrency in Southern Africa29/01/2013 Duração: 14min
Professor Graham Hart (Director of the UCL Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, UCL STI editorial board member) talks to Dr Stefan Baral (Center for Public Health and Human Rights, Johns Hopkins) about his research into bisexual concurrency, bisexual partnerships, and HIV among Southern African men who have sex with men.
STI podcast: Candida glabrata, internet testing, and minimum standards29/01/2013 Duração: 28min
In this podcast we’ll be looking at chronic candida glabrata infection, discussing the reliability of STI testing on the internet, and looking at the set of standards set for all UK STI clinics.Firstly, David White and Janet Wilson discuss the formulation of treatment for chronic non-albicans vaginal candidiasis.Also, there has been an explosion in the number of websites offering STI testing - Charlotte Kent and Charlotte Gaydos discuss the relative merits of this, and the possible future of internet testing.Finally, the UK has published standards of care for all STI clinics. Christopher Fairley and Celia Skinner discuss the implementation of the document, and the merits of the approach.See also;Prevalence and management of non-albicans vaginal candidiasis - http://tinyurl.com/azmqcf4Utilising the internet to test for sexually transmitted infections: results of a survey and accuracy testing - http://tinyurl.com/b7f7apwNational Standards for the Management of Sexually Transmitted Infections: will they have an
STI podcast: Condom fit29/01/2013 Duração: 13min
In this second STI podcast, Michael Waugh (FRCP, FRCPI) talks to William Yarber (Senior research fellow, The Kinsey Institute) about his paper on the impact of condom fit.
STI Podcast: The Avahan Initiative29/01/2013 Duração: 18min
In this first STI podcast, Jackie Cassell (STI editor, Professor of clinical epidemiology) talks to Ashok Alexander (Director, Avahan India AIDS Initiative, Bill and Melinda Gates foundation) about the work that has been carried out to fight AIDS and HIV in India.