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Int J STD AIDS. 2014 Jul;25(8):541-9. doi: 10.1177/0956462414525947. Epub 2014 Mar 10.

United Kingdom National Guideline on the Management of Trichomonas vaginalis 2014.

Author information

1
Consultant GU Physician, Oxford University Hospitals, NHS Trust, Oxford, UK jackiesherrard@doctors.org.uk.
2
Head of the Sexually Transmitted Bacteria Reference Unit (STBRU), Public Health England, Colindale, London, UK.
3
HIV Specialist Pharmacist, Oxford University Hospitals, NHS Trust, Oxford, UK.
4
GUM Specialty Registrar, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK.
5
Leeds Teaching Hospitals, NHS Trust, Leeds, UK.
6
Clinical Effectiveness Group, British Association for Sexual Health and HIV, Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

Abstract

The main objective is to assist practitioners in managing men and women diagnosed withTrichomonas vaginalis(TV) infection. This guideline offers recommendations on the diagnostic tests, treatment regimens and health promotion principles needed for the effective management of TV, covering the management of the initial presentation, as well as how to prevent transmission and future infection.

KEYWORDS:

Trichomoniasis (Trichomonas vaginalis); diagnosis; epidemiology; guideline; protozoal disease; sexually transmitted infection; treatment

PMID:
24616117
DOI:
10.1177/0956462414525947
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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