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Literature & Resources [PDF - 126KB]
This list represents a wide range of literature and related resources that may be useful for those working with American Indian and Alaska Native populations. This board resource provides information on a variety of topics ranging from behavioral risk factors and adolescent health to social determinants of health and prevention interventions.

CDC STD Treatment Guidelines - 2010 Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving
These guidelines for the treatment of persons who have or are at risk for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) were updated by CDC after consultation with a group of professionals knowledgeable in the field of STDs who met in Atlanta on April 18-30, 2009. The information in this report updates the 2006 Guidelines for Treatment of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (MMWR 2006;55[No. RR-11]).

Update to CDC's Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment 2010 Guidelines: Oral Cephalosporins No Longer a Recommended Treatment for Gonococcal Infections - MMWR August 10, 2012 (August 9, 2012) Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving

Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving
Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) is the clinical practice of treating the sex partners of patients diagnosed with chlamydia or gonorrhea by providing prescriptions or medications to the patient to take to his/her partner without the health care provider first examining the partner.