St. Louis PTC - Kansas City, MO Advanced STD Intensive | 1 day
DESCRIPTION: This full-day course will provide state-of-the-art training in the field of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), with an emphasis on clinical diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Using evidence-based guidelines from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the course will review current issues related to the epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnostic strategies, and appropriate treatment regimens for syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, and other STDs.
Learning Objectives-At the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:
1) Discuss current understandings of STD clinical presentation, diagnosis, and treatment
2) Describe current epidemiological trends and resistance patterns for STD pathogens
3) Utilize 2015 CDC Treatment Guidelines for STD treatment and prevention