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    References by Section:

    Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    1. United Nations. Report of the International Conference on Population and Development, Cairo, Egypt, September 5–13, 1994. New York: United Nations; 1995.

    2. St. Louis ME, Wasserheit JN, Gayle HD, editors. Janus considers the HIV pandemic: Harnessing recent advances to enhance AIDS prevention. Am J Public Health. 1997;87:10-12.

    How many people are affected by or at risk for a sexually transmitted disease or sexually transmitted infection (STD/STI)?

    1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012). Sexually transmitted disease surveillance 2011. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved March 19, 2013, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats11/Surv2011.pdf (PDF - 4.91 MB)

    2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention. Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention. (2012, July). HIV in the United States: At a glance. Retrieved March 19, 2013, from http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/resources/fac...t_a_glance.pdf (PDF - 512 KB)

    What are the Most Common Types of STIs?

    1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012, February 8). Chlamydia-CDC Fact Sheet. Retrieved July 11, 2012, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/chlamydia/STDFact- Chlamydia.htm

    2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012, June 4). Gonorrhea-CDC Fact Sheet.Retrieved July 11, 2012, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/gonorrhea/STDFact- gonorrhea.htm

    3. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012, April 11). Basic Information about HIV and AIDS. Retrieved July 11, 2012, from http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/basics/index.html

    4. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012, January 31). Genital Herpes-CDC Fact Sheet. Retrieved July 11, 2012, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/herpes/STDFact- Herpes.htm

    5. Xu, F., Sternberg, M. R., Kottiri, B. J., McQuillan, G. M., Lee, F. K., Nahmias, A. J., Berman, S. M., & Markowitz, L. E. (2006). Trends in herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 seroprevalence in the United States. Journal of the American Medical Association, 296(8):964-973

    6. Marquez, L., Levy, M. L., Munoz, F. M., & Palazzi, D. L. (2011). A report of three cases and review of intrauterine herpes simplex virus infection. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 30, 153-157. PMID 20811312

    7. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Prevention Information Network. (n.d.). HIV/AIDS Introduction. Retrieved June 3, 2012, fromhttp://www.cdcnpin.org/scripts/hiv/

    8. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012, March 22). Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): Human papilloma virus (HPV). Retrieved June 3, 2012, fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/std/hpv/

    9. Committee on Infectious Diseases. (2012). HPV vaccine recommendations. Pediatrics, 129, 602-605.

    10. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2011, November 17). 2010 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Surveillance: Syphilis. Retrieved June 7, 2012, fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/std/stats10/syphilis.htm

    11. Klebanoff, M. A., Carey, J. C., Hauth, J. C., Hillier, S. L., Nugent, R. P., Thom, E. A., et al.; National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Network of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units. (2001). Failure of metronidazole to prevent preterm delivery among pregnant women with asymptomatic Trichomonas vaginalis infection. New England Journal of Medicine, 345, 487-493.

    12. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2011, January 28). Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines, 2010. Vaccine- preventable STDs. Retrieved June 3, 2012, fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment...vaccine.htm#a1

    13. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2011, January 28). Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines, 2010. Hepatitis C.Retrieved June 3, 2012, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment/2010/hepC.htm

    14. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010, September 1). Bacterial Vaginosis- CDC Fact Sheet. Retrieved July 11, 2012, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/bv/STDFact- Bacterial-Vaginosis.htm

    15. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2011, November 30). Trichomoniasis-CDC Fact Sheet. Retrieved July 11, 2012, fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/std/trichomon...homoniasis.htm

    STI Treatment Options

    1. Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents. (2012). Guidelines for the use of antiretroviral agents in HIV-1-infected adults and adolescents. Washington, DC: Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved June 3, 2012, fromhttp://aidsinfo.nih.gov/guidelines

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    Citing Healthy People 2020

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