trichomonas
Trichomonas cause trichomoniasis, one of the most common infections causing vaginal discharge.

Source: Sekisui

Sponsored • Webinar

Vaginitis - Diagnosis of Sexually Transmitted Gynecological Infections

Vaginitis is one of the most common problems in clinical medicine, and it is the reason cited most often for visits to obstetricians and gynecologists.

The four most common infections causing vaginal discharge are bacterial vaginosis, aerobic vaginitis/desquamative inflammatory vaginitis, candidosis, and trichomoniasis. Management of vaginal discharge can be challenging as many of the symptoms and signs are non-specific. If not treated or treated inappropriately these conditions can lead to an assortment of complications. A key objective in the diagnosis of vaginitis is the appropriate diagnostics test.

Tue. 18th Dec. 2018
12:00 hr. CET [11:00 GMT]

Click Here to Register

Add to your calendar:

Google Calendar   Microsoft Outlook   Yahoo Calendar

In this webinar, Prof. Dr. med. Werner Mendling will discuss the 2018 European International Union against Sexually Transmitted Infections (IUSTI) and World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines on the management of vaginal discharge in detail. He will also provide his expertise on the diagnosis and management of the most common pathogens that many clinicians face when challenged with patients suffering from vaginitis.

This webinar will:

  • Discuss what vaginitis is, the challenge clinicians face today in diagnosis
  • Describe the challenges that clinicians face today with these 4 pathogens
  • Explain how IUSTI/WHO guidelines fit into the overall strategy
  • Identify what clinicians can do today to make a difference
portrait of werner mendling
Prof. Dr. med. Werner Mendling

Prof. Dr. med. Werner Mendling (Wuppertal) is a specialist in gynecology and obstetrics nationally and internationally known for his expertise in women's health. He led as chief physician of both Vivantes Clinics in Friedrichshain and Am Urban in Berlin. He is a founding member of the german Association for Infections and Immunology of Infections in Gynecology and Obstetrics (AGII) and author of numerous publications on women's health.

To view Prof. Dr. med. Werner Mendling's full curriculum vitae please visit http://werner-mendling.de/


Source: Sekisui Diagnostics

05.12.2018

Read all latest stories

Related articles

Photo

Interview • Point-of-care testing

Moving towards deeper diagnostics with POCT

Just two decades ago, even though promising, point-of-care testing (POCT) was only used in hospitals and surgeries by a small number of specialists. Today POCT is in use throughout healthcare.

Photo

News • Vortex fluidic device

Next step in rapid diagnostics for infectious diseases

The speedy, high-tech method of inexpensive, accurate and high-throughput protein biomarker assay testing is being touted as a much-needed development in point-of-care (PoC) testing.

Photo

Article • UHPLC-MS/MS analysis

Predicting Covid-19 infection severity with mass spec

Using mass spectrometry and chromatography techniques, UK researchers have developed an approach to predict infection severity among Covid-19 patients, as well as potential outcomes.

Related products

Associates of Cape Cod – Fungitell STAT Assay

Identification/Susceptibility

Associates of Cape Cod – Fungitell STAT Assay

Associates of Cape Cod Europe GmbH
Hologic – Novodiag System

Automation & sample processing

Hologic – Novodiag System

Hologic, Inc.
Hologic – SuperSonic Mach 30

Ultrasound

Hologic – SuperSonic Mach 30

Hologic, Inc.
Image Information Systems – iQ-View

Reading

Image Information Systems – iQ-View

IMAGE Information Systems Europe GmbH
Lifotronic - FA-160 Immunofluorescence Analyzer

Immunoassays

Lifotronic - FA-160 Immunofluorescence Analyzer

Lifotronic Technology Co., Ltd
Nova Biomedical – StatStrip Glucose/Ketone*

Blood Glucose

Nova Biomedical – StatStrip Glucose/Ketone*

Nova Biomedical Corporation
Subscribe to Newsletter