Genitourin Med 64:52-53 doi:10.1136/sti.64.1.52
  • Research Article

Prophylaxis against infection in Singaporean prostitutes.

  1. C S Bradbeer,
  2. R N Thin,
  3. T Tan,
  4. T Thirumoorthy
  1. Department of Genitourinary Medicine, St Thomas's Hospital, London.


      One hundred prostitutes were interviewed about the prophylactic measures they took against infection. The use of contraceptive diaphragms and clandestine antibiotics correlated significantly with fewer gonococcal infections.