In July 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new evidence-based guidelines for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of sexually transmitted infections. This is the first new issue since 2015. Listen to this episode for a discussion about how the guidelines are developed and some of the most important changes in the field.
2021 CDC STI Treatment Guidelines: https://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment-guidelines/STI-Guidelines-2021.pdf Recommendations for Providing Quality Sexually Transmitted Diseases Clinical Services, 2020: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/rr/rr6805a1.htm?s_cid=rr6805a1_w
National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers: https://www.stdccn.org/render/Public
Visit www.ceitraining.org for the toll-free number for NYS clinicians to discuss HIV, PEP, PrEP, HCV, Drug User Health, and STI management with a specialist.