Sexual health

Sexual health-related information delivery - are patient information leaflets still relevant?

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Jul 29, 2016

UNLABELLED: Background Patient information leaflets (PILs) are widely utilised within publically funded sexual health clinics to deliver sexual health-related information (SHRI); however, their continued value to clients in the era of social media is unclear.

Engagement in group sex among geosocial networking mobile application-using men who have sex with men.

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Jul 29, 2016

BACKGROUND: Men who have sex with men (MSM) remain the group most affected by the HIV epidemic in the United States. At least one-quarter of MSM report engagement in group sex events (GSEs), which can pose a risk for HIV transmission and acquisition.

The check is in the mail: piloting a novel approach to Chlamydia trachomatis testing using self-collected, mailed specimen.

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May 21, 2009

OBJECTIVES: To develop, implement and evaluate the processes of a novel approach to chlamydia testing that is accessible, confidential, free of charge, easy to use, and allows for self-collection of specimens, their transportation by regular mail and the central management of results.

Clients' preferred methods of obtaining sexually transmissable infection or HIV results from Sydney Sexual Health Centre.

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Feb 15, 2013

Given the documented benefits of using text messaging (short message service; SMS), the internet and email to deliver sexually transmissible infection (STI) test results, including high acceptability among clients, Sydney Sexual Health Centre (SSHC) aimed to identify which methods our clients pre