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August 2012, VOLUME 95, NO.8

 

 

   

 

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Guest Editor: Gail Skowron, MD

Complete issue

 

 

Commentaries

234

Yawning, or Not Having Enough To Do
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

235

Who Amongst Us Will Be Selected?
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

 


 

CONTRIBUTIONS

236

INTRODUCTION
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Gail Skowron, MD

236

Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Primary Care
Joseph A. Diaz, MD, MP; Valeria Fabre, MD; Marguerite A. Neill, MD

241

Interrupting Transmission of HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections in Rhode Island
Nicole E. Alexander, MD, MPH; Philip A. Chan, MD; Tanya O. Rogo, MD, MPH; Zoanne Parillo; Carol A. Browning, MS, RN; Brittany S. Isabell, MPH; Casandra Calcione; Sutopa Chowdhury, MBBS, MPH; Peter Simon, MD, MPH; Rami Kantor, MD

245

Infectious Syphilis: The Return of the Great Imitator To Rhode Island
Gail Skowron, MD; Xiaodan Wang, MD; Ekta Gupta, MD

252

Recommendations For the Diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis, Including Extra-Genital Sites
Philip A. Chan, MD; Marjorie Janvier, MD, MPH; Nicole E. Alexander, MD, MPH; Erna M. Kojic, MD; Kimberle Chapin, MD

255

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Trichomonas: Common, Concerning, and Challenging Sexually Transmitted Infections
Erna Milunka Kojic, MD

258

Testing and Treatment After Non-Occupational Exposures To STDs and HIV
Erica J. Hardy, MD, MA, MMSc

 


 

COLUMNS

262

HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Maternal Smoking and Birth Defects in Rhode Island
William Arias, MPH; Samara Viner-Brown, MS

264

IMAGES IN MEDICINE
A Slow Growing Non-Calcified Airway Mass
Edmund H. Sears, MD; Matthew D. Jankowich, MD; Terrance T. Healey, MD

266

Information for Contributors

267

PHYSICIAN'S LEXICON
The Florid Eponyms of Medicine
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

267

Vital Statistics

268

August Heritage

 
 

Cover Tibetan Singing Bowl & Mallet” oil on board, by Bill Chisholm, a Rhode Island
artist whose most recent solo shows include the Jessica Hagen Gallery, the Marion Art
Center, and the Thomas Henry Gallery. Much of his work can be viewed at www.
billchisholm.com
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