Telling partners about chlamydia: How acceptable are the new technologies?

Carol Hopkins, Meredith Temple-Smith, Christopher Fairley, Natasha Pavlin, Jane Tomnay, Rhian PARKER, Francis Bowden, Darren Russell, Jane Hocking, Marcus Chen

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Abstract

Partner notification is accepted as a vital component in the control of chlamydia. However, in reality, many sexual partners of individuals diagnosed with chlamydia are never informed of their risk. The newer technologies of email and SMS have been used as a means of improving partner notification rates.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)58-58
Number of pages1
JournalBMC Infectious Diseases
Volume10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes

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Hopkins, C., Temple-Smith, M., Fairley, C., Pavlin, N., Tomnay, J., PARKER, R., ... Chen, M. (2010). Telling partners about chlamydia: How acceptable are the new technologies? BMC Infectious Diseases, 10, 58-58. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-10-58
Hopkins, Carol ; Temple-Smith, Meredith ; Fairley, Christopher ; Pavlin, Natasha ; Tomnay, Jane ; PARKER, Rhian ; Bowden, Francis ; Russell, Darren ; Hocking, Jane ; Chen, Marcus. / Telling partners about chlamydia: How acceptable are the new technologies?. In: BMC Infectious Diseases. 2010 ; Vol. 10. pp. 58-58.
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Telling partners about chlamydia: How acceptable are the new technologies? / Hopkins, Carol; Temple-Smith, Meredith; Fairley, Christopher; Pavlin, Natasha; Tomnay, Jane; PARKER, Rhian; Bowden, Francis; Russell, Darren; Hocking, Jane; Chen, Marcus.

In: BMC Infectious Diseases, Vol. 10, 2010, p. 58-58.

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Hopkins C, Temple-Smith M, Fairley C, Pavlin N, Tomnay J, PARKER R et al. Telling partners about chlamydia: How acceptable are the new technologies? BMC Infectious Diseases. 2010;10:58-58. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-10-58