Annual Conference 2016
10th - 12th July 2016
Location:Examination Schools, 75 High Street, Oxford, OX1 4BG
Thank you for attending the BASHH Conference 2016.
The next annual conference will be held 18th-20th June 2017 at the Europa Conference & Exhibition Centre, Belfast.
|Digital sex and the city: prevalent use of dating apps amongst heterosexual attendees of genito-urinary medicine (GUM) clinics||Malika Mohabeer Hart||Chelsea and Westminster Hospital||Click Here|
|Rates of asymptomatic lymphogranuloma venereum in men who have sex with men||Tristan Griffiths||Chelsea and Westminster Hospital||Click Here|
|Saliva use as a lubricant for anal sex is a risk factor for rectal gonorrhoea among men who have sex with men, a new public health message: a cross-sectional survey||David M Lee||Melbourne||Click Here|
|Inhibitory effect of an antiseptic mouthwash against Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the pharynx (GONE) among men who have sex with men: a randomised control trial||Sandra Walker||Melbourne||Click Here|
|Self-taken extra-genital samples compared with clinician-taken extra-genital samples for the diagnosis of gonorrhoea and chlamydia in women and MSM||Janet Wilson||The Leeds Teaching Hospitals||Click Here|
|Is a short course of azithromycin effective in the treatment of mild to moderate Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)?||Gillian Dean||Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals||Click Here|
|Digital health and remote consultations: views and experiences in sexual health clinic attendees||Jake Bayley||Barts Health||Click Here|
|Triage review: should they stay, or should they go?||Susanna Currie||Central Manchester University Hospitals||Click Here|
|Evaluation of a pilot of internet requested Chlamydia test kits in 25 - 34 year olds||Deborah Shaw||Public Health England||Click Here|
|Use and perceptions of the Online Chlamydia Pathway (OCP): findings from qualitative interviews among people treated for chlamydia||Catherine Aicken||Click Here|
|Hitting the bull’s-eye: partner notification real-time metrics||Anatole Menon-Johansson||SXT Health||Click Here|
|Understanding the sexual appetites of men who have sex with men (MSM) taking part in a sexual risk reduction intervention after being prescribed post exposure prophylaxis for HIV after sexual exposure (PEPSE)||Alex Parr||Brighton and Sussex Medical School||Click Here|
|Investigating attitudes towards HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis. A questionnaire study in men who have sex with men attending sexual health clinics||Lauren Bull||Click Here|
|Establishment of a monitoring service for men who have sex with men (MSM) taking generic co-formulated tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF)/emtricitabine (FTC) as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) against HIV infection||Tara Suchak||Chelsea and Westminster||Click Here|
|Renal function at baseline and month 1 in the PROUD study, a pragmatic open label randomised trial of truvada as pre-exposure prophylaxis||Iain Reeves||Click Here|
|Chemsex related admissions to a city centre hospital||Chris Ward||Central Manchester University Hospitals||Click Here|
|Community viral load: A new population-based biomarker of HIV disease burden in Scotland||Daniela Brawley||Click Here|
|Extra-genital samples for gonorrhoea and chlamydia in women and MSM: self-taken samples analysed separately compared with self-taken pooled samples||Janet Wilson||The Leeds Teaching Hospitals||Click Here|
|Pilot study comparing self-collected vaginal swab with clinician taken vaginal swab for the detection of candida and bacterial vaginosis||Pam Barnes||New Croft Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne||Click Here|
|A question of stability||Hemanti Patel||Public Health England||Click Here|
|Rectal chlamydia infection in women – have we been missing the point?||Harriet Wallace||The Leeds Teaching Hospitals||Click Here|
|Feasibility study to determine the time taken for NAATs tests to become negative following treatment for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in men and women||Binta Sultan||Public Health England||Click Here|
|Trichomonas vaginalis - treatment and test of cure analysis in a GUM clinic population||Gabriella Bathgate||Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Trust||Click Here|
|Behavioural factors associated with HPV vaccine acceptability amongst men who have sex with men in the United Kingdom||Tom Nadarzynski||Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals||Click Here|
|Human papillomavirus vaccination and STI screening in men who have sex with men. Clinical outcomes and factors associated with completion of a three dose schedule within one year in a clinical cohort||John McSorley||London North West Healthcare||Click Here|
|Rapid fall in quadrivalent vaccine targeted human papillomavirus genotypes in heterosexual men following the Australian female HPV vaccination programme: an observational study from 2004 to 2015||Eric Chow||Melbourne||Click Here|
|Low proportion of men who have sex with men (MSM) tested for hepatitis C despite high prevalence in 2 genito-urinary medicine (GUM) clinics||Thomas Pasvol||Click Here|
|Sexual function problems in British 16-21 year olds: cause for concern?||Kirsten Mitchell||Click Here|
|Sexual and reproductive health consultations in an NGO primary care facility over a nine week period||Charline Bradshaw||Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals||Click Here|
|Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID), Mycoplasma genitalium and macrolide resistance in England||Rachel Pitt||Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals||Click Here|
|Implementing a test and treat pathway for Mycoplasma genitalium in men with urethritis attending a GUM clinic||John Reynolds-Wright||Brighton & Hove Sexual Health & Contraception Service||Click Here|
|A qPCR assay that simultaneously detects Mycoplasma genitalium and mutations associated with macrolide resistance has the potential to improve patient management||Terry Sunderland||SpeeDx||Click Here|
|Whole genome sequencing to predict Neisseria gonorrhoeae antibiotic susceptibility: toward tailored antimicrobial therapy||Laura Phillips||Click Here|
|Is cefixime back? Trends in gonococcal resistance to current and previous front line therapies in England and Wales since the 2011 guideline change||Hikaru Bolt||Public Health England||Click Here|
|An outbreak of high level azithromycin resistant gonorrhoea in a UK city - Actions taken by the clinical team and lessons learnt||Jane Brown||The Leeds Teaching Hospitals||Click Here|
|Predicting STI risk among people attending sexual health services: Development of a triage tool for targeting behavioural interventions among young people||Carina King||Public Health England||Click Here|
|The National HIV self-sampling service||Luis Guerra||Public Health England||Click Here|
|Role of primary care in the diagnosis of STIs in England||Emma Beaumont||Public Health England||Click Here|
|A partner notification bureau in action: outcomes for centralised management of positive gonorrhoea and chlamydia results from primary care by a sexual health service||Gill Bell||Click Here|
|Are We Meeting the Needs of Young People?||Justin Orme||Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals||Click Here|
|What effect do practice visits have upon opportunistic chlamydia screening test uptake and case detection in primary care? An audit of 81 general practices in Oxfordshire||Omotayo Adebanji||Oxford University Hospitals||Click Here|
|Partnership working to achieve successful health board-wide Hepatitis B partner notification outcomes||Sam King||Greater Glasgow & Clyde||Click Here|
|Digital Ano-Rectal Examination (DARE) as anal cancer screening in HIV positive men who have sex with men (HMSM) - is it acceptable to patients?||Tamara Lewis||University of Southampton||Click Here|
|Grindr© use by men who have sex with men (MSM) is associated with high rates of bacterial sexually transmitted infections||Samuel Owen||Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals||Click Here|
|Are geosocial networking (GSN) apps associated with increased risk of STIs & HIV: A systematic review||Matheus Almeida||Barts and The London School of Medicine & Dentistry||Click Here|
|Non-specific urethritis: can we be a little more specific?||Genevieve Hirst||Birghton and Sussex University Hospitals||Click Here|
|SH:24 - User perspectives on an online sexual health testing service||Harriet Pittaway||Click Here|
|Confidentiality and GP disclosure in GUM clinics||Qiang Lu||University of Southampton||Click Here|
Prize Winners 2016
Digital Ano-Rectal Examination (DARE) as anal cancer screening in HIV positive Men who have Sex with Men (HMSM) – is it acceptable to patients?
Tamara Lewis1, Selvavelu Samraj2, Raj Patel1,2, Sangeetha Sundaram2
1School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK, 2Dept. of Sexual Health, Solent NHS Trust, Royal South Hants Hospital, Southampton, UK
SH:24 - User perspectives on an online sexual health service.
Harriet Pittaway1, Sharmani Barnard1, Emma Wilson2, Paula Baraitser1
1King's Centre for Global Health, King's College London, London, UK, 2Department of Population Health, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
HIV home/self-testing: a pilot project and service evaluation
William Gibson, Rachel Challenor, Zoe Warwick
Genitourinary Medicine Department, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK
If HIV-PrEP is made available in England, what are the resource implications for GUM clinic service providers?
Koh Jun Ong, Nigel Field, Holly Mitchell, Sarika Desai, O Noel Gill
Public Health England, London, UK
Prospective comparison of charcoal swabs versus near-patient direct culture plate inoculation for the culture of gonorrhoea in high-risk patients.
Annabelle Harrison2, Hannah Cheney-Lowe2, John McSorley1, Siobhan Murphy1, Gary Brook1
1Central Middlesex Hospital, London, UK, 2Imperial College Medical School, London, UK
Are sexually transmitted infections associated with child sexual exploitation in under 16 year olds attending Genitourinary Medicine clinics in the UK?
Chris Ward1, Gwenda Hughes2, Holly Mitchell2, Karen Rogstad3
1Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK, 2Public Health England, London, UK, 3Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Sheffield, UK
Reattendance, retesting and test positivity among patients initially treated for chlamydia or gonorrhoea in a large inner city clinic.
Sarah Bradley, John Saunders, Eva Jungmann
Mortimer Market Centre, CNWL, London, UK
Title: Can text messages increase safer sex behaviours in young people: intervention development and pilot randomised controlled trial.
Caroline Free1, Ona McCarthy1, Paula Baraitser3, Rebecca French1, Kaye Wellings1, Karen Devries1, Sujit Rathod1, Susan Michie2, Graham Hart2, Julia Bailey2
1LSHTM, London, UK, 2UCL, London, UK, 3Kings College Hospital, London, UK
Clinical Cases Prizes
Warnings are not enough - A case series of ritonavir induced Cushing’s Syndrome and adreno-cortical failure.
Isabel Reicher1, Daniel Richardson1,2, Deborah Williams1
1Brighton & Sussex medical School, Brighton, UK 2Brighton & Sussex University NHS hospitals trust, Brighton, UK,
Ocular syphilis on the rise: a case series
Clare Wood1, Jane Wells2, Nick Jones2, Ashish Sukthankar1
1Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK, 2Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Manchester, UK
A Question of Stability
Hemanti Patel1, Gabriel Schembri2, Binta Sultan3, Catherine Ison4
1Public Health England, London; 2Manchester centre for sexual health, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation trust, Manchester;3 Mortimer Market Centre, London; 4Bacterial special interest group
Implementing a test and treat pathway for Mycoplasma genitalium in men with urethritis attending a GUM clinic
John Reynolds-Wright, Fabienne Verrall, Mohammed Hassan-Ibrahim, Suneeta Soni
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, UK
Cathy Harman Prize
- Dr John McSorley, Central Middlesex Hospital, London, UK.
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