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eBook Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sourcebook, 7th Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 0780816927
  • ISBN-13: 9780780816923
  • DDC: 616.95
  • 536 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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Overview

Offers consumer health information about risk factors, symptoms, testing, and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases and related complications, along with facts about prevention strategies. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Preface.
Introduction to Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
1: Overview of Sexual Health and the Reproductive System.
2: Understanding Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
3: Trends in Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
4: Sexually Transmitted Diseases in General Population.
5: Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Special Populations.
6: Racial Disparities in Sexually Transmitted Disease Rates.
7: Sexually Transmitted Diseases in People in Correctional Facilities.
8: Specific Research Studies on Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Types of Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
9: Classification of Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
10: Chancroid.
11: Chlamydia.
12: Donovanosis (Granuloma Inguinale).
13: Gonorrhea.
14: Herpes Simplex.
15: Hepatitis.
16: Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
17: Human Papillomavirus.
18: Lymphogranuloma Venereum.
19: Syphilis.
20: Trichomoniasis.
Complications That May Accompany Sexually Transmitted Disease Infection.
21: Infections and Syndromes That Develop after Sexual Contact.
22: Cervicitis.
23: Epididymitis.
24: Infertility Linked to Sexually Transmitted Disease Infection.
25: Neurosyphilis.
26: Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.
27: Pregnancy Complications and Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
28: Vaginitis.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Testing and Treatment Concerns.
29: Testing for Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
30: Talking to Your Healthcare Professional about Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
31: Confidentiality Issues Associated with Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing.
32: Is There a Cure for Sexually Transmitted Diseases or Sexually Transmitted Infections?.
33: Understanding Antibiotic Resistance and Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment.
34: Beware of Fake Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Products.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Risks and Prevention.
35: Sexual Behaviors That Increase the Likelihood of Sexually Transmitted Disease Transmission.
36: Factors That Can Increase Human Immunodeficiency Virus Risk Other than Sex.
37: Other Behaviors That Increase Sexually Transmitted Disease Risk.
38: How Can We Reduce Sexually Transmitted Disease Risks?.
39: Talking to Your Child or Teen about Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
40: Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
41: Post/Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis.
Living with Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
42: Talking about Your Human Immunodeficiency Virus Status.
43: Sexually Transmitted Diseases Medicines and Vaccines.
44: Starting Human Immunodeficiency Virus Care.
45: Taking Care of Yourself.
Additional Help and Information.
Glossary of Terms Related to Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Directory of Organizations That Provide Information about Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Index.