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Point-of-care management of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis via Gram-stained smear analysis in male high-risk patients. Diagnostic accuracy and cost-effectiveness before and after changing the screening indication at the STI Clinic in Amsterdam

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  • M Bartelsman STI Outpatient Clinic, Public Health Service of Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam), Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • M S van Rooijen STI Outpatient Clinic, Public Health Service of Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam), Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Research, Public Health Service of Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam), Amsterdam, The Netherlands Public Health Laboratory, Public Health Service of Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam), Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • S Alba KIT Biomedical Research, Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • K Vaughan KIT Health, Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • W R Faber STI Outpatient Clinic, Public Health Service of Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam), Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Dermatology, Academic Medical Center (AMC), University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • M Straetemans Department of Research, Public Health Service of Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam), Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • H J C de Vries STI Outpatient Clinic, Public Health Service of Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam), Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Dermatology, Academic Medical Center (AMC), University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Center for Infection and Immunology Amsterdam (CINIMA), Academic Medical Center (AMC), University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Professor Henry de Vries, Public Health Service of Amsterdam, Cluster of Infectious Diseases, STI Outpatient Clinic, Weesperplein 1, Amsterdam 1018 WZ, The Netherlands; h.j.devries{at}amc.nl
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Bartelsman M, van Rooijen MS, Alba S, et al
Point-of-care management of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis via Gram-stained smear analysis in male high-risk patients. Diagnostic accuracy and cost-effectiveness before and after changing the screening indication at the STI Clinic in Amsterdam

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  • Received November 6, 2014
  • Revised March 10, 2015
  • Accepted March 17, 2015
  • First published April 8, 2015.
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October 20, 2015

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