ECDC and EMCDDA make the case for active case finding of communicable diseases in prison
In their joint public health Guidance published today, ECDC and the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA), present the evidence on active case finding as a key measure to diagnose communicable diseases early.
ECDC-EMCDDA review: Can active case finding help reduce communicable diseases in prisons?
ECDC and the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) have systematically retrieved and assessed evidence on active case findings for blood-borne viruses like HIV, hepatitis B and C, sexually transmitted infections as well as tuberculosis in prison settings in the EU/EEA.
How do smartphone apps impact STI/HIV prevention among men who have sex with men?
A report that looks into the role of smartphone applications directed at men who have sex with men and how this affects the HIV epidemic across the EU/EEA. The effective use of such apps can contribute to the promotion and the uptake of HIV testing and other services.
2014 IUSTI Europe Congress “Migration, recreation, and sexual health”
The XXVIII IUSTI (International Union Against Sexually Transmitted Infections) Europe Congress will address the broad range of science and clinical practice in the field of sexually transmitted infections and HIV.