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Increasing repeat chlamydia testing in Family Planning clinics depends on perception of value and availability of low-burden flexible reminder systems. Mooney-Somers, Julie; Micallef, J; Bateson, D; Harvey, C; Van Gemert, C; Lewis, L; Kaldor, J; Guy, RPublished 2013-01-01Re‐infection after a chlamydia infection is common: 22% of young Australian women are re‐infected within 4‐5months (Walker, et al, 2012). Re‐infections increase the risk of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) by 4‐6 fold ...Open AccessConference poster
Patient delivered partner therapy for chlamydia: Support and concern among doctors and nurses working in Australian Family Planning clinics Mooney-Somers, Julie; Micallef, J; Bateson, D; Harvey, C; Van Gemert, C; Lewis, L; Kaldor, J; Guy, RPublished 2013-01-01Patient delivered partner therapy (PDPT) is the practice of providing a prescription or medication to a patient diagnosed with an STI to give to their partner without that partner being assessed by a clinician. International ...Open AccessConference poster
Sexual risk and health care seeking behaviour in young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in north Queensland Scott, R; Foster, R; Oliver, L; Olsen, A; Mooney-Somers, Julie; Mathers, B; Micallef, J; Kaldor, J; Maher, LPublished 2014-10-28Background: Compared to non-Indigenous Australians, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have higher rates of sexually transmitted infections (STI). We sought to identify the sexual risk and health care seeking ...Open AccessArticle