Sexually Transmitted Infections

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Use evidence-based recommendations and guidelines to screen asymptomatically infected persons and of symptomatic persons unlikely to seek diagnostic and treatment services.

2. Follow evidence-based recommendations and guidelines in providing preventive STI/STI vaccination for persons at risk for vaccine preventable STIs/STIs.

3. Provide education and counseling to persons at risk on ways to avoid STIs through changes in sexual behaviors and use of recommended prevention services.

4. Establish patient-centered protocols for the evaluation, treatment, and counseling of sex partners of persons who are infected with an STI.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
07/25/2019
Parent activity set: 

E.J. Mayeaux Jr., MD, FAAFP, Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
07/25/2019
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