Specialist Training in Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV

Specialist Training in Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV

By Daniel Clutterbuck, MD, Consultant, Genitourinary Medicine, Physician, Lothian University Hospitals, Edinburgh, UK


Sexually transmitted infections: the sexual health consultation.

Non-gonococcal urethritis

Chlamydial infection and pelvic inflammatory disease

Vaginal discharge

Bacterial vaginosis, candidiasis and trichomoniasis

Gonorrhoea

Prostatitis

Epididymitis and conditions associated with sexually transmitted infection

Syphilis, herpes simplex virus and infections causing genital ulceration

Infections and conditions of the genital skin

Viral hepatitis and the management of blood-borne virus exposure

HIV testing, diagnosis and outpatient management.

Symptomatic HIV infection and AIDS

Antiretroviral therapy.