Published in Health Risk Factor Week, January 12th, 2004
As the association between syphilis among MSM and the use of the Internet as a means for meeting sex partners grows, health departments must adopt new strategies for partner notification, said the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the report.
In an analysis of MSM diagnosed with early syphilis in 2002, the San Francisco Department of Health (SFDPH) and the CDC found that Internet chat rooms and sex partner sites...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Health Risk Factor Week
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.