- Genital Ulcer
- Other Issues
- The Four Cs
- HIV Testing
Section 3 - STD Management
By the time you finish this section, you will be able to:
- Describe three approaches to diagnosis and treatment of
STDs for symptomatic persons.
- Explain the four main features of the syndromic approach
to STD diagnosis and treatment.
- Discuss at least three strengths and three weaknesses of
the syndromic approach.
- Define the degree of accuracy of the algorithms used for
the four most common STD syndromes.
- Describe the signs and symptoms for the four most common
STD syndromes and their associated algorithms.
- Explain the importance of screening and treating asymptomatic
- List the four Cs of STD management approaches.
- Outline three or more drug supply and storage factors important
to STD management.
- Describe three important aspects of HIV testing and counseling.
- List three STDs for which there are screening or vaccination
- Discuss four or more preliminary steps for integrating clinical
STD management into family planning/maternal-child health