Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are a common presentation
in primary care and their recognition is important if appropriate
advice, infection control and treatment are to be instituted.
Although often seen in STI clinics, this may not be convenient or
immediate enough for the patient and consequently primary care are
increasingly involved in the management of the condition.
This module will give you access to typical patient scenarios
related to sexually transmitted diseases and provide you with
question material assessing diagnostic and management issues.
Focus and sharpen your clinical skills in an area which is fast
becoming an enhanced service in primary care.
This module will allow you to:
- Be familiar with the typical presentations of various sexually
transmitted diseases and develop an appropriate differential
- Understand the use of specific therapies in the treatment of
- Understand the appropriate investigation of STIs.