STD Diagnosis, Treatment, and Training Resources

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CDC's Guide to Taking a Sexual History
Understanding a patient's sexual history gives providers the opportunity to provide risk-reduction counseling and share information about behaviors that may place patients at risk of contracting STDs. This guide offers healthcare professionals discussion points and questions to ask patients to get a more complete picture of their sexual health. The pocket guide can also be ordered online.

2010 STD Treatment Guidelines
CDC's current clinical guidance on STD prevention, diagnosis, and treatment is available online, and as a wall chart, pocket guide, eBook, and mobile app.   

Resources from the National Network of STD/HIV Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC)
Online trainings, continuing education opportunities, clinical practice references, and teaching tools/curricula from the NNPTC.