Syphilis and Hepatitis C Update
This update will focus on case finding, testing, management and treatment of syphilis and hepatitis C. Strategies to increase STI testing will also be discussed.
•Initiate appropriate conversations about sexual health and identify opportunities toincrease STI testing within your practice
•Describe Australian and local syphilis epidemiology and implement strategies toidentify and manage syphilis within your region.
•Screen for syphilis, interpret test results and implement appropriate management,treatment and contact tracing for syphilis.
•Identify and assess patients with hepatitis C and describe how to prescribe DAAs andmonitor on treatment.
Dr Matt Ruhl, Senior Medical Officer, Kobi House Toowoomba
Registrations close: Thursday 7 November
For further details or assistance contact:
Jane Tieken 0411 536 307 firstname.lastname@example.org