Sexually transmitted diseases

ALTERNATIVE LABELS
Sexually transmitted infection
NARROWER TERMS


Report

2022 Emerging issues: Community Consultation and Engagement Forum report

This report highlights that despite the impacts of the COVID pandemic on the lives of people living with HIV in NSW, there remains a resilience within the community and a strong desire to seek out options to move towards improving their quality of life.
Report

s100 Survey report: HIV antiretroviral (ART) co-payment initiative

In October 2015, the NSW government enacted its pre-election commitment to waive the PBS co-payment for s100 HIV medications in NSW. This report describes respondents' experiences of the co-payment waiver.
Strategy

NSW HIV strategy 2021-2025

This strategy document has been prepared to help guide the New South Wales government's response to achieving the virtual elimination of HIV transmission in NSW, and to provide better support everyone living with HIV.
Report

People living with HIV accessing NSW aged care services

This consultation was the first in Australia to investigate People Living With HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) uptake of and satisfaction with aged care services. It also investigated attitudes to aged care and whether Australian PLHIV believed the aged care service system can meet their particular care needs.
Discussion paper

Ending HIV-related stigma for all

This discussion paper investigates the state of HIV-related stigma in New South Wales, its impacts, and how it can be addressed to improve outcomes, not only for those who are directly affected by it, but also to enhance efforts to end HIV transmissions for all.
Report

Trans and gender diverse people health and social needs assessment: a community survey

This survey aimed to document the current realities of the health and social needs of trans and gender diverse (TGD) people in Australia. This report outlines the findings.
Journal article

Engaging with Indigenous Australian communities for a human papilloma virus and oropharyngeal cancer project; use of the CONSIDER statement

This paper outlines the engagement, consultation and recruitment strategies for a study involving investigation of HPV and OPSCC among Indigenous South Australians.
Journal article

Young Aboriginal people’s engagement with STI testing in the Northern Territory, Australia

This paper documents socio-ecological factors influencing young Aboriginal people’s engagement with clinic-based sexually transmissible infections (STIs) testing in two remote settings in the Northern Territory, Australia.
Report

HIV Futures 9: quality of life among people living with HIV in Australia

This report aims to provide data to inform progress towards improving quality of life, by looking at the health and life experiences of people living with HIV in Australia.
Discussion paper

Imagining HIV in 2030: discussion paper

What does HIV look like in 2030? How do we make sure people living with HIV age healthily and well? What needs to be done so that everyone benefits equally from NSW’s leading HIV response? These are some of the issues explored in this discussion...
Strategy

Department of Health - Western Australian Aboriginal sexual health and blood-borne virus strategy

This strategy outlines the guiding principles, goals, targets and priority areas needed for an effective, coordinated and comprehensive state-wide response to the impact of bloodborne viruses and sexually transmissible infections on Aboriginal people in Western Australia (WA).
Systematic review

An evidence review from Australia, Aotearoa/New Zealand and Canada for the WA Aboriginal sexual health and blood-borne virus strategy

This review was commissioned by the Department of Health Western Australia with the aim to prevent and reduce rates of blood born viruses infection in Australian communities.
Survey

National survey of Australian secondary students and sexual health 2018

This survey is a national study exploring the sexual health and well-being of Australian adolescents. The anonymous survey asks questions about knowledge, behaviour and educational experiences related to sexual health and well-being. The Commonwealth Department of Health-funded study has been conducted approximately every five years...
Report

Advancing HIV justice 3: growing the global movement against HIV criminalisation

This report documents achievements and challenges in global advocacy against HIV criminalisation between 2015 and 2018. The report provides evidence of a growing, global movement against HIV criminalisation cases however, the authors say that the number of unjust cases and HIV-related criminal laws continues to...
Report

My sex, my sexual health: a social study of sexually transmissible infections among gay and bisexual men

This report explores the strategies employed by gay and bisexual men in Australia and Internationally to prevent and manage sexually transmissible infections (STIs).
Report

Bloodborne viral and sexually transmissible infections in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

This report provides information on the occurrence of bloodborne viruses and sexually transmissible infections among the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population in Australia.
Report

Bloodborne viral and sexually transmissible infections in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

This surveillance report provides information on the occurrence of blood borne viruses and sexually transmitted infections among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia for the purposes of stimulating and supporting discussion on ways forward in minimising the transmission risks, as well as the...
Report

HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia

This report provides a comprehensive analysis of HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia.
Policy report

System level (organisational) predictors associated with better syphilis testing in primary health care settings for Aboriginal populations: new evidence for managers and policy makers

Written for service managers and policy makers, this report presents findings from quantitative analyses to investigate organizational factors associated with better performance at clinic level of syphilis testing.
Report

HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia

Summary: The Annual Surveillance Report has been published each year since 1997. The report provides a comprehensive analysis of HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia and includes estimates of incidence and prevalence of HIV and viral hepatitis, by demographic and risk groups...