Epidemiological context of sexually transmitted infections in zambia: determinants, aetiological agents and trends over time mpundu makasa dissertation for the degree philosophiae doctor (phd) at the university of bergen 2012. Prerequisites: minimum 12 credit hours of graduate level courses in addictions studies or psychology course description: this graduate-level course examines the different sexually transmitted diseases (std's) including chlamydia, gonorrhoea, syphilis, and trichomonas (the four most common) along with. Risk factors for sexually transmitted bacterial and viral diseases: analysis of 2007-2010 nhanes data marissa gray follow this and additional works at: this thesis is brought to you for free and open access by the school of public health at scholarworks. Exploring the social determinants of sexually transmitted disease and high- risk sexual behaviors a dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy at virginia commonwealth university by river a pugsley master of public health, virginia commonwealth university. Abstract:- background: sexually transmitted infections represent a large burden of disease worldwide with an annual incidence of about 333 million cases in ethiopia, studies on sexually transmitted infections (stis) among youth are very few therefore, conducting research on stis in general and among youth in particular. Bachelor´s thesis pages: 37 + 2 language: english confidential until_____________ title: sexually transmitted diseases knowledge base and attitudes of young adults in an institute of higher education about sexually transmitted diseases, finland degree programme: degree programme of nursing. This thesis is based on the following papers, which will be referred to by their roman numerals i-iv i lan pt, faxelid e, chuc ntk, mogren i, stålsby lundborg c perceptions and attitudes in relation to reproductive tract infections including sexually transmitted infections in rural vietnam: a qualitative.
Communication approaches to prevent and control the disease men who have sex with men (msm) are at increased risk for multiple sexually transmitted diseases including hiv/aids, syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, hepatitis b and hepatitis a it has been stated that high rates of stds among msm appear to be associated. Two major potential health consequences of sexual intercourse are unintentional pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases (stds), including hiv infection these harmful consequences can be dramatically reduced through effective prevention programs and by openly confronting these problems on a national level. This study examined the association between multiple sexual partners and sexually transmitted infections (stis) among male youths in uganda a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the award of the masters of science degree in population and reproductive health of makerere university.
This review will be published jointly by gtz and who with the title sexually transmitted infections among adolescents: the need for adequate health services this is a shortened form of the summary public health clinics in lusaka, zambia ma-thesis, london school of hygiene and tropical medicine, london (1999. Healthcare-seeking behaviour for sexually transmitted infection testing in new zealand: a mixed methods study by hayley joanna denison a thesis submitted to the victoria university of wellington in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy victoria university of wellington te whare wānanga.
9127 results abstract objectives: chlamydia trachomatis is the most prevalent sexually transmitted infection in the uk prevalence is highest among those aged under 25 years traditional efforts to screen and treat this largely asymptornatic infection have primarily focused on women, with no screening for men outwith. Sexually transmitted diseases among pastoralists in kaokoland, namibia: epidemiology, ecology, and behavior by mary-ashley hazel a dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy (natural resources and environment) in the university of michigan 2012.
Sexually transmitted disease education and effects on condom use in college students abstract in the united states, nearly 50% of the sexually transmitted diseases (stds) reported each year occur in adolescents and young adults ages 15-24 an irb approved, exploratory mix method research study was conducted in. The aim of this thesis is to propose suitable mathematical models for the analysis of sexually transmitted disease epidemics we are interested in a closed popula- tion, where infections are only transmitted through heterosexual contacts the population is hence divided into two groups: male and female individuals are. Awareness and knowledge of sexually transmitted infections among female porters in madina by gifty ayoma blay (10233257) this dissertation is submitted to the university of ghana legon in partial fulfilment of the requirement for the award. Caring sciences knowledge of and attitudes to sexually transmitted diseases among thai university students a questionnaire study authors: supervisor: pranee lundberg linn svensson co-supervisor: wantana maneesriwongul sara waern examinator: birgitta edlund thesis in caring science, 15 ects credits.
Of the various hazards that sex workers face, the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv) and other sexually transmitted infections (stis) have been a major focus of health research and concern frustratingly, little of the knowledge generated about what is effective and necessary to make sex work and sex workers safer, has. The objectives of this thesis are to investigate the use of social media for health promotion dealing with sexually transmitted infections, their value for improving health and increasing the promotion reach, and to provide examples on how social media users retrieve information about sexually- transmitted infections from. Sex work and sti transmission sexually transmitted infections (stis) represent a large and diverse category within communicable diseases, comprising more than thirty-five pathogens transmissible through sexual contact  common, curable bacterial and protozoal stis manifest with ulceration (syphilis.
For more information, please contact [email protected] recommended citation masutier, valerie, sexually transmitted disease rates and sexual education programs in the georgia school system thesis, georgia state university, 2017. In general, the studies reported low levels of awareness and knowledge of sexually transmitted diseases, with the exception of hiv/aids although, as shown by some of the findings on condom use, knowledge does not always translate into behaviour change, adolescents' sex education is important for. Sexual health is an area of incredible concern in modern society the rate of stis among america's youth is growing, and the increasing rate of these infections is a problem of the utmost importance this sample research paper from ultius will explore the issue sexually transmitted diseases among. Sexually transmitted infections (stis) have been shown to increase the probability of hiv transmission, but there remains much uncertainty regarding the role of sti treatment in hiv prevention this thesis aims to develop a mathematical model to estimate the prevalence of stis in south africa, the contribution of stis to the.
Sexual activity, sexually transmitted diseases and risk behaviour among older adults thesis submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for ph d vol, at the centre for ageing and rehabilitation studies the university of sheffield by c merryn gott november 1999. College students knowledge of sexually transmitted diseases by angie l stoskopf a research paper submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for participants attitudes about sex education and sexually transmitted diseases (stds), a likert scale completing this thesis thank you to my. Journal of sexually transmitted diseases is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies related to all aspects of sexually transmitted diseases. The prevalence of high risk sexually transmitted disease behaviors among homosexual college students by teofanes q natavio, rn, bsn thesis submitted to the school of nursing college of health and human services eastern michigan university in partial fulfillment of the requirements.