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Condom effectiveness for prevention of Chlamydia trachomatis infection
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    Re “Condom effectiveness for prevention of Chlamydia trachomatis infection"
    • Lee Warner, Senior Health Scientist
    • Other Contributors:
      • Maurizio Macaluso, Daniel Newman, Mary Kamb, C. Kevin Malotte, Jonathan Zenilman, Harland Austin, David Kleinbaum, John Douglas

    Dear Editor

    Replicating methods and comparing results across studies are critical for the resolution of scientific controversies. In a recent report, Niccolai et al. demonstrated that condoms were effective in preventing chlamydia among STD clinic patients with known exposure to C. trachomatis.(1) We were pleased to see the authors apply the methodology that we first presented for estimating condom effectiveness...

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