About the Book :
STI is a rapidly evolving field. There has been intensive research in this field for the past few years because of recognition of the fact that it has a huge impact on economy of countries across the World as it mostly affects young and productive age group. Furthermore, behavioral research in STIs is important as high risk sexual behavior is associated with serious infections such as HIV. This book has been updated with all the latest aspects such as preventive measures controlled by women, sexuality rights, Sexuality education of adolescent and children, Partner notification, surveillance and integration of sexual health and HIV services, Public health aspect of STI control etc. It provides an elaborate coverage on STI including the latest developments in the area.
Interesting Facts :
- Only Indian book of its kind - Approaches the subject from a developing countrys perspective - Presents a thorough coverage of historical, epidemiological, diagnostic, clinical, preventive and medico-legal aspects of STIs - New chapters on Partner notification, surveillance and integration of sexual health and HIV services, sexuality rights, Sexuality education of adolescent and children - Includes useful appendices that act as ready- reckoner