|Title:||HIV surveillance training modules: Module 4: surveillance for sexually transmitted infections : module 4 - participant manual|
|Authors:||World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Publisher:||WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Place of publication:||New Delhi|
|Abstract:||This training module describes the interaction between HIV infection and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and describes how to develop and operate systems for STI surveillance. After completing this course, participants should: understand the inter-relationship between HIV and STIs be able to explain the difference between aetiologic and syndromic case reporting understand the advantages and disadvantages of STI universal case reporting and sentinel surveillance and when each should be implemented know how to ensure confidentiality when collecting, archiving and reporting STI data be able to identify the STIs most suitable for inclusion in combined STI/HIV biological and behavioural surveillance. This course is meant primarily for district-level surveillance officers. This module can also be used for self-study.|
|Appears in Collections:||Meeting Reports|
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