Syphilis in pregnancy in Tanzania. II. The effectiveness of antenatal syphilis screening and single-dose benzathine penicillin treatment for the prevention of adverse pregnancy outcomes

D Watson-Jones, B Gumodoka, H Weiss, J Changalucha, J Todd, K Mugeye, A Buvé, Z Kanga, L Ndeki, M Rusizoka, D Ross, J Marealle, R Balira, D Mabey, R Hayes

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Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Infectious Diseases
Volume186
Issue number7
Pages (from-to)948-957
ISSN0022-1899
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Keywords

  • B780-tropical-medicine
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • STD
  • Syphilis
  • Pregnancy
  • Perinatal mortality
  • Congenital diseases
  • Prevention
  • Prenatal care
  • Screening
  • Treatment
  • Penicillin
  • Single dose
  • Efficacy
  • Tanzania
  • Africa-East

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