Will chlamydia screening reach young people in deprived areas in England? Baseline analysis of the English National Chlamydia Screening Programme delivery in 2008.
HIV & STI Department, Health Protection Services, Colindale, Health Protection Agency, London, UK. [email protected]
- Published Article
Sexually transmitted diseases
- Publication Date
Aug 01, 2011
In the first year in which all areas delivered screening, the NCSP's total coverage was low, particularly in men. However, coverage was higher in deprived populations, who were also at increased risk of testing positive for infection. This analysis provides a baseline by which to monitor social variations in NCSP delivery as coverage expands.
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