Gonorrhea and the Fading Treatment Frontier: Sexually Transmitted Infections Community Update
Date: April 21, 2010 (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore MD)
Sponsored by: MidAtlantic Public Health Training Center Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene The Region III STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
Presenter: Anne Marie Rompalo, MD, ScM Professor, Departments of Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Epidemiology JHU School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health
In this presentation, Dr. Rompalo discusses:
The current morbidity trends for gonorrhea in Federal Region III, with particular emphasis on the State of Maryland;
The current treatment recommendations for gonorrhea;
The clinical considerations for making a differential diagnosis of gonorrhea.