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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
3 out of 4
3 out of 4
Year Published: 

Expedited Partner Therapy

Description of Resource: 
This resource provides an overview of Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) as a strategy to treat and manage sexually transmitted disease. The website includes links to resources that provide guidance, research, and implementation considerations for EPT. It also contains a legal/policy toolkit as well as an overview of the legal status of EPT across the nation.

Evidence-Based Resource Details

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Developed By: 
CDC/National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention
Developer Type: 
Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Resource Type: 
Non-Systematic Review
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [Internet]. Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs), Expedited Partner Therapy. Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. c2011– [cited 2013 Jan 22]. Available from: