Syphilis Surveillance Supplemental Slides, 2014-2018

Reported drug use continues to climb among heterosexuals with primary and secondary (P&S) syphilis

Syphilis Surveillance Supplemental Slides, 2014–2018, provide trends in surveillance data on selected drug use behaviors reported P&S syphilis cases in the United States during 2014–2018. It is best viewed as a companion to Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance 2018. Both of these publications are intended as reference documents for policy makers, program managers, researchers, and others who are concerned with syphilis and its public health implications.

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