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Sexually Transmitted Diseases

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Sources Used in Current Review

CDC – NPIN. STDs – Today. Available online at http://www.cdcnpin.org/scripts/std/std.asp through http://www.cdcnpin.org. Accessed February 2012. 

Information on GARDASIL. Available online at http://www.gardasil.com/what-is-gardasil/information-on-gardasil/index.html#one through http://www.gardasil.com. Accessed February 2012.

CDC. Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs), Trichomoniasis - CDC Fact Sheet. Available online at http://www.cdc.gov/std/trichomonas/STDFact-Trichomoniasis.htm through http://www.cdc.gov. Accessed February 2012.

Sinnema, J. University of Alberta researchers move closer to hepatitis C vaccine. Postmedia News. February 15, 2012. Available online at  http://www.canada.com/health/University+Alberta+researchers+move+closer+hepatitis+vaccine/6159502/story.html?id=6159502 through http://www.canada.com. Accessed February 2012.

Sources Used in Previous Reviews

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID, NIH). Sexually Transmitted Infections. Available online at http://www3.niaid.nih.gov/topics/sti/ through http://www3.niaid.nih.gov with additional information (Key points about STIs in the United States) at http://www3.niaid.nih.gov/topics/sti/keyPoints.htm. Accessed February 12, 2009.

Barclay, Laurie. CDC Issues Annual Report on Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Medscape Today. Available online at http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/586754 through http://www.medscape.com. Accessed February 2009.

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