Need for Improved Integration of STD/HIV and Contraceptive Services

An analysis of data from a 2002 CDC survey revealed a documented need for improved integration of contraceptive services with STD/HIV services. Investigators estimated that 35% of single young sexually active women who received contraceptive services were not offered concurrent STD or HIV services.


Farr SL, Kraft JM, Warner L, Anderson JE, Jamieson DJ. The integration of STD/HIV services with contraceptive services for young women in the United States. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Aug;201(2):142.e1-8.

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