TITLE

Partner Treatment for STIs

PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
State Policies in Brief (Series);Apr2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the acceptance of laws and regulations by several U.S. states to implement the expedited partner therapy (EPT) in the U.S. It mentions that U.S. state policies have followed the recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided a course of treatment for trichomoniasis, gonorrhea and chlamydia infections. It also adds that 28 states have allowed its health care practitioners to provide sexual transmitted infection (STI) treatment.
ACCESSION #
95497290

 

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