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TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
CDC Vaccine Research HIV/AIDS PreventionCare guideline
Research study
Webpage
Clinical trialCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
AIDSinfoOtherEvidence citedAIDSinfo
AVERT HIV/AIDS Health PromotionWebpageEvidence citedAVERT HIV/AIDS Health Promotion
Terrence Higgins TrustWebpageEvidence citedTerrence Higgins Trust
National AIDS Manual and aidsmapWebpageEvidence citedNational AIDS Map (NAM)
European Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (Euro HIV)WebpageEvidence citedEuropean Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (Euro HIV)
UNAIDSWebpageN/AUNAIDS
General Information about Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV)Public leafletEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)
National AIDS Trust (NAT)Web directoryEvidence citedNational AIDS Trust
Department of Health information on ChlamydiaWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)
Identification of Enterobacteriaceae (BSOP ID16)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)28/09/2010
Chlamydia Infection - Testing by Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAATs) (VSOP 37)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)20/02/2008
Statistics - Genital WartsSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)05/12/2007
Statistics - SyphilisSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)05/12/2007
Statistics - Genital HerpesSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)05/12/2007
Medlineplus webpages on Molluscum ContagiosumFactsheetEvidence citedMedlineplus05/11/2007
Identification of Neisseria species (BSOP ID 6)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)11/09/2007
United Kingdom National Guideline on the Management of Anogenital Warts, 2007Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/08/2007
United Kingdom National Guideline on the Management of Trichomonas vaginalis (2007)Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/08/2007
Traveler's Health: Yellow Book Health Information for International Travel 2008Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/07/2007
General Information about ChlamydiaPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor30/05/2007
Epidemiology - HIV and AIDSSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)17/05/2007
Molluscum Contagiosum - Patient Information LeafletPublic leafletProfessional opinionPRODIGY Knowledge01/02/2007
General Information – Genital HerpesPublic leafletProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)04/12/2006
Epidemiological data - GonorrhoeaSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)04/12/2006
Epidemiological data - ChlamydiaSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)04/12/2006
GRASP: The Gonococcal Resistance to Antimicrobials Surveillance ProgrammeSurveillance dataEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)12/10/2006
Sexually Transmitted Infections: UK National Screening and Testing GuidelinesBest practice
Standard Operating Procedures
Evidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)31/08/2006
2006 National Guideline for the Management of Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV)Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/08/2006
2006 UK National Guideline for the Management of Genital Tract Infection with Chlamydia trachomatisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)01/05/2006
Chlamydia diagnosis: quick reference guideBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/04/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Genital herpes (Herpes simplex - HSV-2)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online14/03/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - GonorrhoeaPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online14/03/2006
National Guideline For The Management Of Bacterial Vaginosis (2006)Care guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)01/02/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - AIDS and HIVPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online24/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Pelvic inflammatory diseasePublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online24/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - ChlamydiaPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online17/01/2006
Anti-HIV algorithm (VSOP 11)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)28/11/2005
UNAIDS/WHO AIDS Epidemic Update 2005Review
Surveillance data
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
21/11/2005
General Information about BalanitisPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor15/09/2005
General Information – GonorrhoeaPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)10/09/2005
General information - ChlamydiaFactsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)10/09/2005
National review of genito-urinary medical (GUM) services: Analysis of responses to initial questionnaire sent to all GUM clinics in England, September 2004 ReviewEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)10/08/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) guidelines for the treatment of HIV-infected adults with antiretroviral therapy 2005Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)07/08/2005
National Guideline on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Gonorrhoea in Adults 2005Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)01/08/2005
General Information about SyphilisPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
Human papillomavirus (HPV) – cervical cancer and genital wartsFactsheet
Public leaflet
Web directory
Professional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)30/06/2005
Syphilis Disease FactsFactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)30/06/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - BalanitisPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online29/06/2005
General Information about HIV and AIDSPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
General information about Genital WartsPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
General Information about Pelvic Inflammatory DiseaseFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
General information about Genital HerpesPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
General Information about GonorrhoeaPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) Guidelines for kidney transplantation in patients with HIV diseaseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)01/06/2005
GC selective agar (New York City) (MSOP 5)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Investigation of genital tract and associated specimens (BSOP 28)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
British HIV Association Guidelines for the management of HIV infection in pregnant women and the prevention of mother-to-child transmissionBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)31/03/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) Guidelines for the Management of HIV infection in Pregnant Women and the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIVBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)31/03/2005
United Kingdom National Guideline for the Management of Pelvic Inflammatory DiseaseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)14/02/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) treatment guidelines for TB/HIV infectionBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)01/02/2005
Initial results of enhanced surveillance for lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) in England Journal article
Surveillance data
Evidence citedEurosurveillance Weekly27/01/2005
Antibiotics for treating bacterial vaginosis in pregnancySystematic reviewRCTCochrane Library24/01/2005
Using CondomsPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNetdoctor17/01/2005
Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents: Recommendations from CDC, the National Institutes of Health and the HIV Medicine Association/Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA)Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report17/12/2004
Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Exposed and Infected Children: Recommendations from CDC, the National Institutes of Health, and the Infectious Diseases Society of America Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
03/12/2004
HIV in primary care : an essential guide to HIV for GPs, practice nurses and other members of the primary care teamCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Medical Foundation for AIDS and Sexual Health01/12/2004
General Information - HIV and AIDSFactsheet
Webpage
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)25/11/2004
Enhanced Surveillance of LGV begins in England Surveillance dataEvidence citedEurosurveillance Weekly07/10/2004
Antimicrobial Resistance Data – GonorrhoeaSurveillance dataEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)05/08/2004
Peginterferon Alfa-2a plus Ribavirin for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection in HIV-infected Patients (APRICOT TRIAL)Journal articleRCT29/07/2004
Vaginal discharge - causes, diagnosis and treatmentJournal article
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British Medical Journal (BMJ)29/05/2004
Main presentations of sexually transmitted infections in menReview
Surveillance data
Evidence citedBritish Medical Journal22/05/2004
National Guidelines on the Management of Gonorrhoea in adultsCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)01/05/2004
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Management of HIV in PregnancyBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedRoyal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG)02/04/2004
Addendum to HSG(93)40: Protecting Health Care Workers and Patients from Hepatitis BBest practice
Policy
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2004
PRODIGY Guidance - BalanitisCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge03/03/2004
Isolation of herpes simplex virus associated with herpes genitalis (VSOP 17) Under ReviewStandard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/02/2004
Prevention and Treatment of Tuberculosis Among Patients Infected with HIVCare guidelineEvidence citedAIDS Info - US Department of Health and Human Services20/01/2004
Therapeutic Options for External Genital WartsCare guidelineEvidence citedMedscape13/01/2004
Renewing the focus HIV and other Sexually Transmitted Infections in the United Kingdom in 2002 Annual Report, November 2003Surveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)24/11/2003
British HIV Association (BHIVA) Guidelines on provision of adherence supportCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)01/10/2003
Molluscum Contagiosum - The importance of early diagnosis and treatmentJournal article
Review
Evidence citedAmerican Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology01/09/2003
Service Standards for sexual health servicesBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Faculty of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care RCOG01/09/2003
British HIV Association HIV Treatment GuidelinesBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)01/07/2003
Effective Sexual Health Promotion: a toolkit for PCTs and others working in the field of promoting good sexual health and HIV preventionCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)30/06/2003
How do we know that HIV causes AIDSFactsheet
Webpage
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)09/05/2003
Management of Acute Pelvic Inflammatory DiseaseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists01/05/2003
Guidelines for managing outbreaks of sexually transmitted infections at a local, district or regional level.Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Molluscum ContagiosumBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
National Guideline on the Management of Molluscum ContagiosumCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)25/04/2003
PRODIGY Guidance - Urethritis: MaleCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/04/2003
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendation - Pelvic inflammatory disease Care guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/04/2003
HIV prevention: a review of reviews assessing the effectiveness of interventions to reduce the risk of sexual transmission (evidence briefing)Systematic reviewMeta analysisHealth Development Agency01/03/2003
PRODIGY Guidance - Pubic liceCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/01/2003
National Guideline on the Management of suspected Sexually Transmitted Infections in Children and Young PeopleCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)05/08/2002
National Guidelines on the management of vulvovaginal candidiasisCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)01/08/2002
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendation - Chlamydia - genitalCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge02/07/2002
PRODIGY Guidance - TrichomoniasisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/07/2002
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendations - Bacterial vaginosisCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/07/2002
Risk factors and predictors of mortality of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MSRA) bacteraemia in HIV-infected patientsSurveillance dataCase control studiesBritish Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC)24/05/2002
2001 National Guideline on the Management of ScabiesCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/05/2002
2001 National Guideline for the Management of Genital HerpesCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/05/2002
2001 National Guideline on the Management of BalanitisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/05/2002
Efficacy, tolerability and development of resistance in HIV-positive patients treated with fluconazole for secondary prevention of oropharyngeal candidiasis: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trialReviewRCT26/04/2002
Herpes simplex genitalCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/04/2002
Management of Genital Herpes in PregnancyCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists01/03/2002
Antibiotics for gonorrhoea in pregnancy (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library22/02/2002
Clinical Standards for the Screening and Management of Acquired Syphilis in HIV-Positive AdultsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)21/02/2002
Aerobic exercise interventions for adults living with HIV/AIDS (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewMeta analysisCochrane Library20/02/2002
Antiretrovirals for reducing the risk of mother-to-child transmission of HIV infection (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library12/02/2002
UK National Guidelines on the Management of Early SyphilisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/01/2002
UK National Guideline for the Management of Late SyphilisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/01/2002
Condom effectiveness in reducing heterosexual HIV transmission (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library19/11/2001
Strategies for partner notification for sexually transmitted disease (Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library24/07/2001
Antibiotics for syphilis diagnosed during pregnancy (Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library01/03/2001
2001 National guideline for the management of prostatitisCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)01/01/2001
2001 National Guideline for the Management of ChancroidCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/01/2001
IDSA Guidelines for the Prevention of Opportunistic Infections in Persons Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedClinical Infectious Diseases 2000; 30:S1-S401/04/2000
Zidovudine (AZT) versus AZT plus didanosine (ddI)versus AZT plus zalcitabine (ddC) in HIV infected adultsSystematic reviewRCTCochrane Library06/03/2000
Management of Genital Chlamydia Trachomatis InfectionCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)01/03/2000
Sexual Health in England: a guide to national and local surveillance and monitoring dataSurveillance data
Systematic review
Meta analysisNational Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence01/03/2000
A systematic review of the role of human papillomavirus testing within a cervical screening programmeResearch study
Systematic review
Meta analysisREFER (REsearch Findings Electronic Record)21/02/2000
About Cervical DysplasiaPublic leafletProfessional opinionJohns Hopkins Medicine01/01/2000
Royal College of Midwives advice on HIV and AIDSCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
The Royal College of Midwives01/10/98
Guidelines for Pre-Test Discussion on HIV TestingCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/03/96