Sexually Transmitted Infections: Behavioral Counseling
Release Date: September 2014
Summary of Recommendation and Evidence
|Sexually Active Adolescents and Adults|
The USPSTF recommends intensive behavioral counseling for all sexually active adolescents and for adults who are at increased risk for sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
|The USPSTF recommends the service. There is high certainty that the net benefit is moderate or there is moderate certainty that the net benefit is moderate to substantial.|
Related Information for Consumers
Current as of: September 2014
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Sexually Transmitted Infections: Behavioral Counseling. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2016.