Affiliation: Addenbrooke's Hospital
- Genital streptococcal infection in non-pregnant women: a case-note reviewC Sonnex
Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Int J STD AIDS 24:447-8. 2013..Women treated with erythromycin failed to improve symptomatically. The findings of this study suggest that streptococci mostly play a secondary role and colonize an already damaged genital epithelium...
- Detection of specific HPV subtypes responsible for the pathogenesis of condylomata acuminataMatthew G Hawkins
Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Tennis Court Road, Cambridge CB2 1QP, UK
Virol J 10:137. 2013....
- A surgical approach to anogenital disease: guidance on providing a minor surgery service in sexual health and genitourinary medicineC Sonnex
Department of GU Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
Int J STD AIDS 23:330-4. 2012....
- Post-coital bleeding in young women: the role of genitourinary medicineC Sonnex
Department of GU Medicine, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Int J STD AIDS 21:826-8. 2010..Since the colposcope is the optimal tool for examining the anogenital tract, we suggest that colposcopy, in its broadest sense, should be reconsidered as an essential part of GU medicine training...
- Destigmatizing genitourinary medicine and sexually transmitted infections in the UKC Sonnex
Department of GU Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
Int J STD AIDS 20:748-51. 2009..This may be helped by emphasizing the non-STI-related aspect of GU medicine and by considering a change in terminology that removes the focus from STIs and attempts to absorb the term into the broader category of genital infection...
- Empathy: improving the quality of the genitourinary medicine consultationChris Sonnex
Department of GU Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
Int J STD AIDS 19:73-6. 2008..This paper examines the concept of empathy and discusses how this may be achieved, with particular emphasis on the genitourinary medicine consultation...
- Treatment of ano-genital warts: the effect of an educational event on practitioner choiceC Sonnex
Department of GU Medicine, Addenbrookes Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK
Int J STD AIDS 18:531-7. 2007..Whether opting for a particular treatment in a lecture setting translates to altered practice in the clinical setting requires further study...
- Frequently asked questions about genital warts in the genitourinary medicine clinic: an update and review of recent literatureP Goon
Clinic 1A, Department of GU and HIV Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
Sex Transm Infect 84:3-7. 2008..This article reviews and provides the levels of evidence currently available on data about genital warts, and is primarily to advise and guide clinicians when faced with commonly asked questions in the clinic...
- The superiority of polymerase chain reaction over an amplified enzyme immunoassay for the detection of genital chlamydial infectionsH Jalal
Clinical Microbiology and Public Health Laboratory, Box 236, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QW, UK
Sex Transm Infect 82:37-40. 2006..Confirmation of positive results and the clinical significance of the absence of cryptic plasmid in chlamydia on the diagnosis of infection by Amplicor PCR were also investigated...
- Molecular epidemiology of genital human papillomavirus and Chlamydia trachomatis among patients attending a genitourinary medicine clinic - will vaccines protect?H Jalal
Clinical Microbiology and Public Health Laboratory, Box 236, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK
Int J STD AIDS 18:617-21. 2007..The rate of high-risk HPV infection (43%) found in women in this study raises concern...
- The treatment of human papillomavirus lesions of the lower genital tractC Sonnex
Department of Genitourinary Medicine, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 15:801-16. 2001....
- Genital allergyC Sonnex
Department of GU Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Sex Transm Infect 80:4-7. 2004..Type IV reactions (contact dermatitis) may sometimes prove difficult to distinguish clinically from an irritant dermatitis. This clinical review attempts to summarise key features of genital allergy for the practicing clinician...
- Toll-like receptors and genital tract infectionC Sonnex
Department of GU Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Hills Road, Cambridge CB22QQ, UK
Int J STD AIDS 21:153-7. 2010..The therapeutic use of TLR agonists as topical agents or for improving CD4+ and CD8+ T-cell responses to microbial vaccines is an important area of ongoing research, particularly with respect to genital mucosal infection...
- Contamination of environmental surfaces by genital human papillomavirusesS Strauss
Clinical Microbiology and Public Health Laboratory, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Sex Transm Infect 78:135-8. 2002..To investigate contamination of environmental surfaces with human papillomaviruses (HPV) DNA in two genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinics and in an on-site staff leisure and fitness centre...