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  • risk
  • Submission of samples from the home allows screening for Chlamydia trachomatis without preceding professional assessment of clinical risk factors. (oup.com)
  • In 2010, the DoHWA established an online chlamydia testing program (OLC) that allows participants to complete a risk self-assessment for chlamydia online and submit a sample for testing at a laboratory without visiting a doctor. (mja.com.au)
  • Levy S, Weiss R, Sherritt L, Ziemnik R, Spalding A, Van Hook S, Shrier LA. An electronic screen for triaging adolescent substance use by risk levels. (childrenshospital.org)
  • The higher frequency of sexual activity, a higher engagement in risk-taking sexual behavior and the lower use of barrier contraceptives may contribute to the higher prevalence of chlamydia infection in German students. (uni-bielefeld.de)
  • Screening and prevention measures have largely eliminated the risk for progression with visual loss in developed countries, but ophthalmic infection with Chlamydia remains a significant cause of childhood ocular morbidity in resource-challenged areas of the world. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
  • Therefore, it is suggested that countries provide large scale screening programs for at risk patients (4). (jri.ir)
  • Conclusions The NCSP is testing young people at increased risk of chlamydia. (bmj.com)
  • treatment
  • Rapid Chlamydia testing in jails would benefit the community as it would produce test results and permit treatment before release. (ncjrs.gov)
  • urology
  • Most epididymo-orchitis in this country is managed either in A&E or urology with no access to microscopy, little knowledge of Chlamydia and how to test for it, minimal use of urinalysis - either dipstick or sending for culture. (bmj.com)
  • barriers
  • 4 However, several barriers to achieving this increase have been identified, especially among young people with asymptomatic infections. (mja.com.au)
  • Home-based chlamydia testing has been trialled in several countries as a means of overcoming traditional barriers to testing, with kits advertised and ordered online, or distributed by mail or in the community. (mja.com.au)
  • Correctional facilities present many barriers to screening for Chlamydia. (ncjrs.gov)