Sexually transmitted diseases: Trichomoniasis

Sexually transmitted diseases: Trichomoniasis

Health Staff Ed
Updated Jun 26, 2019

Course Overview

Globally trichomoniasis is the most prevalent non-viral sexually transmitted infection (STI) and a public health concern. This 1 hour interactive course provides an overview of this STI.

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

Participants will learn about the incidence transmission and at risk groups. They will know how to screen and identify the symptoms and the most accurate diagnostic tests. Nurses will learn the most appropriate patient care and interventions.

Business Outcomes

In Australia trichomoniasis is most prevalent in rural and remote areas. It disproportionally effects women. It increases the risk of pelvic inflammatory disease and of HIV transmission and nurse should understand the screening and treatment options available.