Chlamydia Infections

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.

Can text messaging results reduce time to treatment of Chlamydia trachomatis?

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Dec 04, 2008

We assessed the impact of text messaging as the preferred method of communicating positive Chlamydia trachomatis test results in an urban sexual health clinic.

Texting decreases the time to treatment for genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection.

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Feb 07, 2006

OBJECTIVE: To assess the effectiveness of a text message result service within an inner London sexual health clinic.