The purpose of this project is to conduct a survey of a sample of physicians' diagnosis, treatment, reporting and partner management practices for syphilis and HIV infection. The study will determine when, under what conditions, for which diseases, how and for which patients, practitioners notify and/or treat the sexual partners of patients who are diagnosed with syphilis and HIV infection.
EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION:09/30/2001
AGENCY SPONSOR: National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention
FEDERAL CONTACT: Janet St. Lawrence, 404-639-8376
PIC ID: 7054
PERFORMER: Battelle Corporation, Arlington, VA