An analysis of underlying factors for seasonal variation in gonorrhoea in India: A 6-year statistical assessment

Conclusion: The findings highlight the immediate need to strengthen sexual health education among young people in schools and colleges and education on risk-reduction practices especially at crucial points in the calendar year for effective gonorrhoea control.
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - Category: Microbiology Authors: Source Type: research

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Gepotidacin is first in new chemical class of antibiotics called triazaacenaphthylene bacterial topoisomerase inhibitors. Development programme comprises two separate studies, EAGLE-1 (vs. ceftriaxone + azithromycin in gonorrhoea) and EAGLE-2 (vs. nitrofurantoin for UTI).
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£ 3.5 million investment will enable global access to treatment, including in low-middle-income countries, and fund Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership's development of oral antibiotic zoliflodacin for treatment of gonorrhoea, now in late stage clinical trials.
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GlaxoSmithKline has begun a late-stage study testing its experimental antibiotic, gepotidacin, in patients with urinary tract infections and gonorrhoea.
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GlaxoSmithKline Plc said on Monday it has begun a late-stage study testing its experimental antibiotic in patients with urinary tract infections and gonorrhoea, a type of sexually transmitted infection.
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As the prevalence of sexually transmitted infections continues to rise and sexual health services remain under financial strain, pharmacists are increasingly being called upon to do more to bridge the gap.
Source: The Pharmaceutical Journal - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
Focuses on the prevention of 5 common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) - gonorrhoea, chlamydia, syphilis, genital herpes and genital warts. It also covers the public health challenge of antimicrobial-resistant STIs and the commissioning and improvement of sexual health services.
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Jason J. Ong, Teodora Wi, Gwenda Hughes, Deborah A. Williamson, Philippe Mayaud, Eric P. F. Chow - Volume 16(5) This Special Issue of Sexual Health aims to collate the latest evidence base focussed on understanding the current epidemic and transmission of gonorrhoea, choice of treatment, molecular epidemiology application, concerns about antimicrobial resistance and alternative prevention and control for gonorrhoea.
Source: Sexual Health - Category: Sexual Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
Jason J. Ong, Teodora Wi, Gwenda Hughes, Deborah A. Williamson, Philippe Mayaud, Eric P. F. Chow - Volume 16(5) This Special Issue of Sexual Health aims to collate the latest evidence base focussed on understanding the current epidemic and transmission of gonorrhoea, choice of treatment, molecular epidemiology application, concerns about antimicrobial resistance and alternative prevention and control for gonorrhoea.
Source: Sexual Health - Category: Sexual Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
Robert D. Kirkcaldy, Emily Weston, Aluisio C. Segurado, Gwenda Hughes - Volume 16(5) Better understanding of the international epidemiology of gonorrhoea may inform national and international prevention and control strategies. We review the current epidemiology of gonorrhoea through an international lens. Sexual, gender, racial and ethnic minorities are disproportionately affected by gonorrhoea, but gaps in knowledge, such as the epidemiology of gonorrhoea among transgender people, should be addressed.
Source: Sexual Health - Category: Sexual Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
This edition of Health Matters focuses on the prevention of five common sexually transmitted infections (STIs): gonorrhoea, chlamydia, syphilis, genital herpes and genital warts. It also covers the public health challenge of antimicrobial-resistant STIs, and the commissioning and improvement of sexual health services.
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