Results: 536

Implementation considerations for a point-of-care Neisseria gonorrhoeae rapid diagnostic test at primary healthcare level in South Africa: a qualitative study.
BMC Health Serv Res. 2024 Jan 9;24(1):43. doi: 10.1186/s12913-023-10478-8. Epub 2024 Jan 9. PubMed PMID: 38195446; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10777514.

Proyecto Facil: Using the Integrated Promoting Action on Research Implementation in Health Services (i-PARIHS) as a Diagnostic Tool to Improve Access to Human Immunodeficiency Virus Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) via Telemedicine.
AIDS Educ Prev. 2024 Feb;36(1):16-32. doi: 10.1521/aeap.2024.36.1.16. PubMed PMID: 38349353;

Novel lateral flow assay for point-of-care detection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection in syndromic management settings: a cross-sectional performance evaluation.
Lancet. 2024 Feb 17;403(10427):657-664. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(23)02240-7. Epub 2024 Feb 6. PubMed PMID: 38335982;

Filling in the Gaps: Updates on Doxycycline Prophylaxis for Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Infections.
Clin Infect Dis. 2024 Feb 9;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciae062. Epub 2024 Feb 9. PubMed PMID: 38332660;

Managing treatment failure in Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection: current guidelines and future directions.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2024 Feb 14;. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(24)00001-X. Epub 2024 Feb 14. PubMed PMID: 38367636;

HIV Infection Modifies the Role of Prior Treponema pallidum Infection in the Clinical Presentation of Early Syphilis among Adult Patients from STI Clinics in Peru.
Sex Transm Dis. 2024 Feb 19;. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001950. Epub 2024 Feb 19. PubMed PMID: 38372543;

Clinical Performance of Cas13a-based Point-of-Care Lateral Flow Assay for Detecting Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
medRxiv. 2024 Mar 4;. doi: 10.1101/2024.03.01.24303603. Epub 2024 Mar 4. PubMed PMID: 38496586; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10942539.

Risk of antimicrobial resistance with doxy-PEP is real, as is the need for its well-Informed implementation.
Clin Infect Dis. 2024 Mar 19;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciae152. Epub 2024 Mar 19. PubMed PMID: 38501192;

Performing Trichomonas vaginalis culture in research studies in low-resource settings.
Sex Transm Infect. 2024 Mar 22;. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2024-056122. Epub 2024 Mar 22. PubMed PMID: 38519140;

Viral infection: A missed cause of chronic spontaneous urticaria?
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2024 Mar 28;109(2):116292. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2024.116292. Epub 2024 Mar 28. PubMed PMID: 38555835;

Effectiveness of PrEPTECH: Findings From a 180-Day Randomized Controlled Trial of a Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Telehealth Intervention.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2024 Apr 15;95(5):463-469. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000003375. Epub 2024 Mar 11. PubMed PMID: 38133600; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10927298.

Evaluating Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae screening and treatment among asymptomatic pregnant women to prevent preterm birth and low birthweight in Gaborone, Botswana: A secondary analysis from a non-randomised, cluster-controlled trial.
BJOG. 2024 Feb 13;. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.17775. Epub 2024 Feb 13. PubMed PMID: 38351649;

Evaluation of a minimal array of Treponema pallidum antigens as biomarkers for syphilis diagnosis, infection staging, and response to treatment.
Microbiol Spectr. 2024 Jan 11;12(1):e0346623. doi: 10.1128/spectrum.03466-23. Epub 2023 Dec 14. PubMed PMID: 38095465; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10782976.

Repurposing antibiotics to treat syphilis.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2024 Jan 8;. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(23)00693-X. Epub 2024 Jan 8. PubMed PMID: 38211600;

Use of expedited partner therapy for pregnant women treated for sexually transmitted infections in Gaborone, Botswana.
Sex Transm Dis. 2024 Jan 24;. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001928. Epub 2024 Jan 24. PubMed PMID: 38301627;

In Vitro Isolation of Treponema pallidum subsp. pallidum From Fresh and Frozen Needle Aspirates of Primary Experimental Syphilis Lesions.
Sex Transm Dis. 2023 Mar 1;50(3):180-183. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001739. Epub 2022 Nov 19. PubMed PMID: 36730573; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9906972.

COVID-19 Pandemic Associated Declines and Subsequent Increases in Hepatitis C Virus Treatment Prescriptions in Los Angeles County.
Clin Infect Dis. 2023 Jan 31;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciad050. Epub 2023 Jan 31. PubMed PMID: 36718550;

Extra-genital Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections with genetic mutations conferring ciprofloxacin resistance among men who have sex with men and transgender women in Lima, Peru.
Int J STD AIDS. 2023 Jan 13;:9564624221147326. doi: 10.1177/09564624221147326. Epub 2023 Jan 13. PubMed PMID: 36637128;

Genomic description of human clinical Aspergillus fumigatus isolates, California, 2020.
Med Mycol. 2023 Jan 28;. doi: 10.1093/mmy/myad012. Epub 2023 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 36715156;

High Cure Rate Among Pregnant Women in a Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae Testing and Treatment Intervention Study in Gaborone, Botswana.
Sex Transm Dis. 2023 Feb 1;50(2):124-127. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001725. Epub 2022 Oct 29. PubMed PMID: 36630419;

Screening for monkeypox virus infections in men who have sex with men in a sexual health clinic in Hanoi, Viet Nam.
Lancet Microbe. 2023 Jan 5;. doi: 10.1016/S2666-5247(22)00385-8. Epub 2023 Jan 5. PubMed PMID: 36620964; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9815829.

Assessment of human papillomavirus vaccination rates of adolescents in California, 2018-2019.
Prev Med Rep. 2023 Apr;32:102144. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2023.102144. Epub 2023 Feb 13. PubMed PMID: 36852308; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9958035.

Whole Genome Sequencing to Predict Antimicrobial Susceptibility Profiles in Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
J Infect Dis. 2023 Feb 3;. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiad027. Epub 2023 Feb 3. PubMed PMID: 36735316;

Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection and associated factors among asymptomatic pregnant women in Botswana.
Int J STD AIDS. 2023 Mar 17;:9564624231163203. doi: 10.1177/09564624231163203. Epub 2023 Mar 17. PubMed PMID: 36930946;

Effectiveness of Cefixime for the Treatment of Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infection at 3 Anatomic Sites: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Sex Transm Dis. 2023 Mar 1;50(3):131-137. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001742. Epub 2022 Dec 13. PubMed PMID: 36729626; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9906985.

Correlates of COVID-19 vaccination status among college students.
J Am Coll Health. 2023 Jan 3;:1-3. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2022.2157216. Epub 2023 Jan 3. PubMed PMID: 36596228;

Using web analytics data to identify platforms and content that best engage high-priority HIV populations in online and social media marketing advertisements.
Digit Health. 2023 Jan-Dec;9:20552076231216547. doi: 10.1177/20552076231216547. Epub 2023 Nov 23. PubMed PMID: 38025100; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10668575.

Trust in science and scientists among university students, staff, and faculty of a large, diverse university in Los Angeles during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Trojan Pandemic Response Initiative.
BMC Public Health. 2023 Mar 30;23(1):601. doi: 10.1186/s12889-023-15533-x. Epub 2023 Mar 30. PubMed PMID: 36997945;

Genital tract infections, the vaginal microbiome and gestational age at birth among pregnant women in South Africa: a cohort study protocol.
BMJ Open. 2023 Dec 28;13(12):e081562. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-081562. Epub 2023 Dec 28. PubMed PMID: 38154893; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10759125.

Approach to Managing Sex Partners of People with Sexually Transmitted Infections.
Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2023 Mar 15;. doi: 10.1016/j.idc.2023.02.003. Epub 2023 Mar 15. PubMed PMID: 36931992;

Surveillance of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 and Variants Using Digital Droplet Polymerase Chain Reaction at a Large University and Healthcare System in California.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2023 Apr;10(4):ofad147. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofad147. Epub 2023 Mar 18. PubMed PMID: 37089777; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10117372.

Determining the screening frequency for sexually transmitted infections for people who use HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Int J Infect Dis. 2023 Apr;129:181-187. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2023.01.007. Epub 2023 Jan 20. PubMed PMID: 36690140;

Using Machine Learning to Identify Predictors of Sexually Transmitted Infections Over Time Among Young People Living With or at Risk for HIV Who Participated in ATN Protocols 147, 148, and 149.
Sex Transm Dis. 2023 Nov 1;50(11):739-745. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001854. Epub 2023 Aug 16. PubMed PMID: 37643402; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10592122.

Unique immune and inflammatory cytokine profiles may define long COVID syndrome.
Clin Exp Med. 2023 Apr 16;:1-6. doi: 10.1007/s10238-023-01065-6. Epub 2023 Apr 16. PubMed PMID: 37061998; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10105906.

Prevalence of and factors associated with childhood anaemia in remote villages of the Peruvian Amazon: a cross-sectional study and geospatial analysis.
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2023 Apr 11;. doi: 10.1093/trstmh/trad018. Epub 2023 Apr 11. PubMed PMID: 37039044;

A Call to Standardize the Definition and Method of Assessing Women for Vaginal Discharge Syndrome in Pregnancy.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2023 Apr;10(4):ofad157. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofad157. Epub 2023 Mar 22. PubMed PMID: 37035494; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10077826.

Lack of Hepatitis C Virus Elimination by 2030 in Los Angeles County at Current Treatment Rate.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2023 Apr;10(4):ofad125. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofad125. Epub 2023 Mar 10. PubMed PMID: 37035493; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10077823.

SARS-CoV-2 viral variants can rapidly be identified for clinical decision making and population surveillance using a high-throughput digital droplet PCR assay.
Sci Rep. 2023 May 10;13(1):7612. doi: 10.1038/s41598-023-34188-7. Epub 2023 May 10. PubMed PMID: 37165019; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10170421.

Additional Public Health Benefits of HIV Partner Services, and More Opportunities for Improvement.
Sex Transm Dis. 2023 May 3;. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001824. Epub 2023 May 3. PubMed PMID: 37155624;

Case Report: Unusual Bullous Reaction to Physalia physalis Venom after Recurrent Envenomation.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2023 May 9;. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.23-0027. Epub 2023 May 9. PubMed PMID: 37160271;

Knowledge, attitudes, and testing preferences for Herpes Simplex Virus infections among undergraduate students at a large university in Los Angeles, California.
J Am Coll Health. 2023 May 19;:1-6. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2023.2194431. Epub 2023 May 19. PubMed PMID: 37205777;

Usability of a novel lateral flow assay for the point-of-care detection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae: A qualitative time-series assessment among healthcare workers in South Africa.
PLoS One. 2023;18(6):e0286666. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0286666. Epub 2023 Jun 2. PubMed PMID: 37267319; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10237465.

Case series and literature review of chlamydial ophthalmia neonatorum in Botswana.
Int J STD AIDS. 2023 Jun 20;:9564624231173028. doi: 10.1177/09564624231173028. Epub 2023 Jun 20. PubMed PMID: 37338101;

Altered Tumor Necrosis Factor Response in Neurologic Postacute SARS-CoV-2 Syndrome.
J Interferon Cytokine Res. 2023 Jun 29;. doi: 10.1089/jir.2023.0051. Epub 2023 Jun 29. PubMed PMID: 37384921;

Virtual avatars as a new tool for human immunodeficiency virus prevention among men who have sex with men: a narrative review.
Mhealth. 2023;9:29. doi: 10.21037/mhealth-22-33. Epub 2023 Jun 28. PubMed PMID: 37492122; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10364006.

Low prevalence of Schistosoma haematobium infection in pregnant women in Buffalo City district.
S Afr J Infect Dis. 2023;38(1):521. doi: 10.4102/sajid.v38i1.521. Epub 2023 Jun 15. PubMed PMID: 37435116; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10331169.

SARS-CoV-2 Case-Definitions Must Include Clinical Criteria: Reply to Kojima et al.
Clin Infect Dis. 2023 Jul 7;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciad413. Epub 2023 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 37417204;

Development of Cas13a-based assays for Neisseria gonorrhoeae detection and gyrase A determination.
mSphere. 2023 Sep 21;:e0041623. doi: 10.1128/msphere.00416-23. Epub 2023 Sep 21. PubMed PMID: 37732792;

Oral health care practitioners as vaccine administrators: The scenario in the United States.
J Am Dent Assoc. 2023 Sep 15;. doi: 10.1016/j.adaj.2023.08.006. Epub 2023 Sep 15. PubMed PMID: 37715780;

Effectiveness, Acceptability, and Feasibility of a Telehealth HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Care Intervention Among Young Cisgender Men and Transgender Women Who Have Sex With Men: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial.
JMIR Res Protoc. 2023 Sep 15;12:e47932. doi: 10.2196/47932. Epub 2023 Sep 15. PubMed PMID: 37713244; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10541640.

Plasma proteomics show altered inflammatory and mitochondrial proteins in patients with neurologic symptoms of post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Brain Behav Immun. 2023 Sep 11;114:462-474. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2023.08.022. Epub 2023 Sep 11. PubMed PMID: 37704012;

Characteristics associated with attitudes and behaviors towards mask wearing during the COVID-19 pandemic: The Trojan Pandemic Response Initiative.
BMC Public Health. 2023 Oct 11;23(1):1968. doi: 10.1186/s12889-023-16915-x. Epub 2023 Oct 11. PubMed PMID: 37821836; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10566076.

What Long COVID Prevention Strategies Suggest About Its Pathophysiology.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2023 Oct;10(10):ofad466. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofad466. Epub 2023 Sep 8. PubMed PMID: 37822557; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10563786.

Molecular Characterization of Genital and Extragenital Lesions With the PlexPCR VHS Assay in Patients Diagnosed With Syphilis.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2023 Oct;10(10):ofad483. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofad483. Epub 2023 Sep 26. PubMed PMID: 37869408; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10588620.

Machine learning to predict ceftriaxone resistance using single nucleotide polymorphisms within a global database of Neisseria gonorrhoeae genomes.
Microbiol Spectr. 2023 Oct 31;:e0170323. doi: 10.1128/spectrum.01703-23. Epub 2023 Oct 31. PubMed PMID: 37905924;

Letter to the Editor: Differing Criteria for Phenotypic Resistance to Antimicrobials Further Complicates Identification of Molecular Determinants.
Sex Transm Dis. 2023 Oct 30;. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001890. Epub 2023 Oct 30. PubMed PMID: 37921856;

Does genital herpes symptom history predict herpes simplex virus type 2 antibody positivity?
Int J STD AIDS. 2023 Nov 8;:9564624231213116. doi: 10.1177/09564624231213116. Epub 2023 Nov 8. PubMed PMID: 37937339;

Further Considerations Regarding Molecular Screening and Treatment of Bacterial Vaginosis.
JAMA Pediatr. 2023 Nov 6;. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2023.4755. Epub 2023 Nov 6. PubMed PMID: 37930708;

Safety of Linezolid During Pregnancy.
Sex Transm Dis. 2023 Nov 1;50(11):e37-e40. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001860. Epub 2023 Aug 24. PubMed PMID: 37643415;

Development of Cas13a-based Assays for Neisseria gonorrhoeae Detection and Gyrase A Determination.
medRxiv. 2023 May 26;. doi: 10.1101/2023.05.21.23290304. Epub 2023 May 26. PubMed PMID: 37293004; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10246164.

Same-day treatment following point-of-care sexually transmitted infection testing in different healthcare settings in South Africa.
Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Dec 27;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac974. Epub 2022 Dec 27. PubMed PMID: 36573007;

A Position Statement on Mpox as a Sexually Transmitted Disease.
Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Dec 22;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac960. Epub 2022 Dec 22. PubMed PMID: 36546646;

Pharyngeal Chlamydia trachomatis in Men Who Have Sex With Men in an HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Program in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Jul 27;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac618. Epub 2022 Jul 27. PubMed PMID: 35883257;

Diagnostic Tests for Detecting Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Rectal and Pharyngeal Specimens.
J Clin Microbiol. 2022 Apr 20;60(4):e0021121. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00211-21. Epub 2021 Nov 3. PubMed PMID: 34731021; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9020361.

Evaluating the diagnosis and treatment of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in pregnant women to prevent adverse neonatal consequences in Gaborone, Botswana: protocol for the Maduo study.
BMC Infect Dis. 2022 Mar 7;22(1):229. doi: 10.1186/s12879-022-07093-z. Epub 2022 Mar 7. PubMed PMID: 35255814; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8899784.

Re: The medical evidence on non-therapeutic circumcision of infants and boys-setting the record straight.
Int J Impot Res. 2022 Jul 5;. doi: 10.1038/s41443-022-00579-z. Epub 2022 Jul 5. PubMed PMID: 35790855;

COVID-19 booster vaccine attitudes and behaviors among university students and staff in the United States: The USC Trojan pandemic research Initiative.
Prev Med Rep. 2022 Aug;28:101866. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2022.101866. Epub 2022 Jun 27. PubMed PMID: 35785408; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9235287.

Vaccinated Individuals With Prior COVID-19 Have Lower Risk of Incident SARS-CoV-2 Infection When Compared With Vaccinated Individuals Without Prior Infection.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2022 May;9(5):ofac166. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofac166. Epub 2022 Apr 2. PubMed PMID: 35531380; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9070338.

Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex With Men Who Are Not on Oral PrEP may be Less Interested in Available Injectable Products than in Oral PrEP: Examining Individual-Level Determinants of Interest and Barriers Across Products.
AIDS Behav. 2022 May 18;. doi: 10.1007/s10461-022-03708-3. Epub 2022 May 18. PubMed PMID: 35583574;

Sexually transmitted infection screening to prevent adverse birth and newborn outcomes: study protocol for a randomized-controlled hybrid-effectiveness trial.
Trials. 2022 May 24;23(1):441. doi: 10.1186/s13063-022-06400-y. Epub 2022 May 24. PubMed PMID: 35610666;

Duration of COVID-19 PCR positivity for Omicron vs earlier variants.
J Clin Virol Plus. 2022 Aug;2(3):100085. doi: 10.1016/j.jcvp.2022.100085. Epub 2022 May 21. PubMed PMID: 35615055; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9123744.

Laboratory Evaluation of the DPP Syphilis Screen & Confirm Assay.
Microbiol Spectr. 2022 May 31;:e0264221. doi: 10.1128/spectrum.02642-21. Epub 2022 May 31. PubMed PMID: 35638776;

Adverse Neonatal Outcomes Associated With Maternal Sexually Transmitted Infections From a Public Health Clinic Cohort in Southern Brazil.
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2022 Apr 27;. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piac027. Epub 2022 Apr 27. PubMed PMID: 35477777;

High-throughput nanopore sequencing of <i>Treponema pallidum</i> tandem repeat genes <i>arp</i> and <i>tp0470</i> reveals clade-specific patterns and recapitulates global whole genome phylogeny.
Front Microbiol. 2022;13:1007056. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2022.1007056. Epub 2022 Sep 20. PubMed PMID: 36204625; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9531955.

Impact of aetiological screening of sexually transmitted infections during pregnancy on pregnancy outcomes in South Africa.
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2022 Mar 9;22(1):194. doi: 10.1186/s12884-022-04520-6. Epub 2022 Mar 9. PubMed PMID: 35264142; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8908701.

Controversies and evidence on Chlamydia testing and treatment in asymptomatic women and men who have sex with men: a narrative review.
BMC Infect Dis. 2022 Mar 14;22(1):255. doi: 10.1186/s12879-022-07171-2. Epub 2022 Mar 14. PubMed PMID: 35287617; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8922931.

Substance Use, Violence, and Sexual Risk Among Young Cis-Gender Women Placed at High-Risk for Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection.
AIDS Behav. 2022 Mar 18;. doi: 10.1007/s10461-022-03631-7. Epub 2022 Mar 18. PubMed PMID: 35303189;

Reliability of Genetic Alterations in Predicting Ceftriaxone Resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae Globally.
Microbiol Spectr. 2022 Mar 29;:e0206521. doi: 10.1128/spectrum.02065-21. Epub 2022 Mar 29. PubMed PMID: 35348352;

Incidence of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2 infection among previously infected or vaccinated employees.
Int J Infect Dis. 2022 Feb 10;. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2022.02.015. Epub 2022 Feb 10. PubMed PMID: 35151852; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8828432.

Association of vision impairment and blindness with socioeconomic status in adults 50 years and older from Alto Amazonas, Peru.
Eye (Lond). 2022 Feb 3;. doi: 10.1038/s41433-021-01870-x. Epub 2022 Feb 3. PubMed PMID: 35115717;

Estimated prevalence of human papillomavirus among Nigerian women: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Afr J Reprod Health. 2022 Jun;26(6):89-96. doi: 10.29063/ajrh2022/v26i6.10. PubMed PMID: 37585061;

Notes on syphilis vaccine development.
Front Immunol. 2022;13:952284. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2022.952284. Epub 2022 Jul 28. PubMed PMID: 35967432; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9365935.

Usage and awareness of antiviral medications for COVID-19 among individuals at risk for severe COVID-19, March 2021 to 1 August 2022.
Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Sep 7;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac743. Epub 2022 Sep 7. PubMed PMID: 36069403;

Local monitoring of SARS-CoV-2 variants in two large California counties in 2021.
Sci Rep. 2022 Oct 11;12(1):17046. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-21481-0. Epub 2022 Oct 11. PubMed PMID: 36221029; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9553084.

Current Evidence Demonstrates Monkeypox is a Sexually Transmitted Infection.
Sex Transm Dis. 2022 Sep 12;. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001705. Epub 2022 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 36098576;

Relative Effectiveness of Social Media, Dating Apps, and Information Search Sites in Promoting HIV Self-testing: Observational Cohort Study.
JMIR Form Res. 2022 Sep 23;6(9):e35648. doi: 10.2196/35648. Epub 2022 Sep 23. PubMed PMID: 36149729;

Laboratory Validation and Clinical Performance of a Saliva-Based Test for Monkeypox Virus.
J Med Virol. 2022 Oct 2;. doi: 10.1002/jmv.28191. Epub 2022 Oct 2. PubMed PMID: 36183189;

A national survey of early treatment seeking behavior among those with incident SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Respir Med Res. 2022 Jun 12;82:100934. doi: 10.1016/j.resmer.2022.100934. Epub 2022 Jun 12. PubMed PMID: 35908524; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9188821.

Effect of Frequent SARS-CoV-2 Testing on Weekly Case Rates in Long-Term Care Facilities, Florida, USA.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2022 Sep;28(9):1918-1920. doi: 10.3201/eid2809.212577. Epub 2022 Aug 1. PubMed PMID: 35914517;

Infant Circumcision for Sexually Transmitted Infection Risk Reduction Globally.
Glob Health Sci Pract. 2022 Aug 30;10(4). doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-21-00811. Epub 2022 Aug 30. PubMed PMID: 36041835;

Characteristics associated with COVID-19 vaccination status among staff and faculty of a large, diverse University in Los Angeles: The Trojan Pandemic Response Initiative.
Prev Med Rep. 2022 Jun;27:101802. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2022.101802. Epub 2022 Apr 23. PubMed PMID: 35493961; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9034831.

A More Accurate Measurement of the Burden of Coronavirus Disease 2019 Hospitalizations.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2022 Jul;9(7):ofac332. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofac332. Epub 2022 Jul 5. PubMed PMID: 35891687; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9278265.

Distributing Effective SARS-CoV-2 Medicines in a Timely Manner.
J Med Virol. 2022 Jul 26;. doi: 10.1002/jmv.28030. Epub 2022 Jul 26. PubMed PMID: 35883227;

Discrete Plasma Cytokine Profiles among Pregnant Women in Botswana by Chlamydia trachomatis infection, HIV status, and Gestational age.
J Infect Dis. 2022 Jul 25;. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiac302. Epub 2022 Jul 25. PubMed PMID: 35876733;

Resistance-Guided Therapy for Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Jul 12;. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac371. Epub 2022 Jul 12. PubMed PMID: 35818315;

Establishing Novel Molecular Algorithms to Predict Decreased Susceptibility to Ceftriaxone in Neisseria gonorrhoeae Strains.
J Infect Dis. 2021 Apr 8;223(7):1232-1240. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiaa495. PubMed PMID: 32779717; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8030720.

A Narrative Review of the Epidemiology of Congenital Syphilis in the United States From 1980 to 2019.
Sex Transm Dis. 2021 Feb 1;48(2):71-78. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001277. PubMed PMID: 32925597; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7854872.

Resistance-Guided Treatment of Gonorrhea: A Prospective Clinical Study.
Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Jul 15;73(2):298-303. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa596. PubMed PMID: 32766725; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8282307.

Revisiting COVID-19 policies: 10 evidence-based recommendations for where to go from here.
BMC Public Health. 2021 Nov 13;21(1):2084. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-12082-z. Epub 2021 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 34774012; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8590121.

Lack of macrolide resistance in Mycoplasma genitalium infections in a cohort of pregnant women in South Africa.
Sex Transm Infect. 2021 Dec;97(8):624-625. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2020-054583. Epub 2021 Feb 4. PubMed PMID: 33542152; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9168781.

Syphilis in men who have sex with men: advancing research and human rights.
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Using Machine Learning to Predict Young People's Internet Health and Social Service Information Seeking.
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Optimizing Screening for Anorectal, Pharyngeal, and Urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infections in At-Risk Adolescents and Young Adults in New Orleans, Louisiana and Los Angeles, California, United States.
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Addressing Neisseria gonorrhoeae Treatment Resistance With the DNA Gyrase A Assay: An Economic Study, United States.
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Safety and Effectiveness of Same-Day Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae Screening and Treatment Among Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Homeless Youth in Los Angeles, California, and New Orleans, Louisiana.
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Sexually Transmitted Infections in Pregnancy and Reproductive Health: Proceedings of the STAR Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinical Trial Group Programmatic Meeting.
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Point-of-Care Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections: A Review of Recent Developments.
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The Application of Cytokine Expression Assays to Differentiate Active From Previously Treated Syphilis.
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Will prior health insurance authorization for medications continue to hinder hepatitis C treatment delivery in the United States? Perspectives from hepatitis C treatment providers in a large urban healthcare system.
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Virtual House Calls: Telemedicine and Reforming the Health Care Delivery Model with Strategies Implemented in a Novel Coronavirus Pandemic.
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Comparing Web-Based Platforms for Promoting HIV Self-Testing and Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Uptake in High-Risk Men Who Have Sex With Men: Protocol for a Longitudinal Cohort Study.
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Challenges and motivators for male partner involvement in prenatal care for HIV testing in a tertiary setting in Brazil.
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Excess Cancer Cases and Medical Costs Due to Suboptimal Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Coverage in California.
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Meta-analysis of the Cepheid Xpert(®) CT/NG assay for extragenital detection of Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) infections.
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Scaling up diagnostic-driven management of sexually transmitted infections in pregnancy.
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Disparities in the Testing, Treating, Suppressing, and Preventing HIV Infection Among Underserved Populations.
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Performance of a Dual Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Syphilis Rapid Test Compared With Conventional Serological Testing for Syphilis and Human Immunodeficiency Virus in a Laboratory Setting: Results From the Zimbabwe STI Etiology Study.
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Pursuing Global Equity in Access to Cancer Drugs: Lessons Learned From the HIV Epidemic.
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Serological Markers for Syphilis Among Persons Presenting With Syndromes Associated With Sexually Transmitted Infections: Results From the Zimbabwe STI Etiology Study.
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Alternative Treatments for Syphilis During Pregnancy.
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Enhancing the Control of Syphilis Among Men Who Have Sex With Men by Focusing on Acute Infectious Primary Syphilis and Core Transmission Groups.
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Urogenital Schistosomiasis and Sexually Transmitted Coinfections among Pregnant Women in a Schistosome-Endemic Region of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Molecular Testing for Mycoplasma genitalium in the United States: Results from the AMES Prospective Multicenter Clinical Study.
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Neisseria gonorrhoeae as a Rare Cause of Preseptal Cellulitis.
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Strategies to Treat and Prevent HIV in the United States for Adolescents and Young Adults: Protocol for a Mixed-Methods Study.
JMIR Res Protoc. 2019 Jan 21;8(1):e10759. doi: 10.2196/10759. Epub 2019 Jan 21. PubMed PMID: 30664482; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6360384.

Venue-Based HIV-Testing: An Effective Screening Strategy for High-Risk Populations in Lima, Peru.
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Antimicrobial Resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae: Proceedings of the STAR Sexually Transmitted Infection-Clinical Trial Group Programmatic Meeting.
Sex Transm Dis. 2019 Mar;46(3):e18-e25. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000929. PubMed PMID: 30363025; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6370498.

An Evaluation of Patient and Student Experience at a Longstanding Student-run Free Clinic in Cape Town, South Africa.
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Clinical evaluation of a hepatitis C antibody rapid immunoassay on self-collected oral fluid specimens.
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Neisseria gonorrhoeae resistance driven by antibiotic use.
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Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of persons who experienced spontaneous hepatitis C viral clearance.
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A multisite implementation of a real-time polymerase chain reaction assay to predict ciprofloxacin susceptibility in Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
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Using partner notification to address curable sexually transmitted infections in a high HIV prevalence context: a qualitative study about partner notification in Botswana.
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The great imitator revealed: syphilis.
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Dual rapid test for HIV and syphilis: A laboratory evaluation of the diagnostic accuracy of the Standard Q HIV/Syphilis Combo Test.
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Accepted but Unacceptable: Peripheral IV Catheter Failure.
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Field evaluation of a dual rapid Human Immunodeficiency Virus and treponemal syphilis rapid test in community-based clinics in Los Angeles and New York.
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Clinical Metagenomic Sequencing for Diagnosis of Meningitis and Encephalitis.
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Brief Report: PrEPTECH: A Telehealth-Based Initiation Program for HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis in Young Men of Color Who Have Sex With Men. A Pilot Study of Feasibility.
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Community-Based, Point-of-Care Sexually Transmitted Infection Screening Among High-Risk Adolescents in Los Angeles and New Orleans: Protocol for a Mixed-Methods Study.
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Prevalence and correlates of sexually transmitted infections in pregnancy in HIV-infected and- uninfected women in Cape Town, South Africa.
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Improved determination of Neisseria gonorrhoeae gyrase A genotype results in clinical specimens.
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The Frequency of Discordant Gyrase A Genotypes Among Cases of Multiple Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infections at Different Anatomic Sites.
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A field evaluation of a rapid dual immunoassay for human immunodeficiency virus and syphilis antibodies, Hanoi, Vietnam.
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Acceptability and efficacy of partner notification for curable sexually transmitted infections in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review.
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Use of geosocial networking applications to reach men who have sex with men: progress and opportunities for improvement.
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Vending machines in commercial sex venues to increase HIV self-testing among men who have sex with men.
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Unintended Pregnancy in Gaborone, Botswana: A Cross-Sectional Study.
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Getting HIV Self-Test Kits into the Home for Young African American MSM in Los Angeles: A Qualitative Report.
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Improving management of sexually transmitted infections in those who use pre-exposure prophylaxis for human immunodeficiency virus infection.
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No benefit of chlamydia screening in primary care?
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Strategies to Increase Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing Among Men to Reach UNAIDS 90-90-90 Targets.
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Combined evaluation of sexually transmitted infections in HIV-infected pregnant women and infant HIV transmission.
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Effects of a brief video intervention on treatment initiation and adherence among patients attending human immunodeficiency virus treatment clinics.
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Stick To It: pilot study results of an intervention using gamification to increase HIV screening among young men who have sex with men in California.
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HIV and syphilis testing preferences among men who have sex with men and among transgender women in Lima, Peru.
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Using Treponemal Assay Signal Strength Cutoff Ratios To Predict Syphilis Infection.
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A Cost Analysis of Gyrase A Testing and Targeted Ciprofloxacin Therapy Versus Recommended 2-Drug Therapy for Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infection.
Sex Transm Dis. 2018 Feb;45(2):87-91. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000698. PubMed PMID: 29329176; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6879096.

The growing epidemic of sexually transmitted infections in adolescents: a neglected population.
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High prevalence of asymptomatic sexually transmitted infections among human immunodeficiency virus-infected pregnant women in a low-income South African community.
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Treating chlamydial infections in pregnancy and preventing adverse birth outcomes.
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Ciprofloxacin May be Efficacious in Treating Wild-Type Gyrase A Genotype Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infections.
Sex Transm Dis. 2018 Apr;45(4):e18. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000758. PubMed PMID: 29465685; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5847432.

High incidence of extra-genital gonorrheal and chlamydial infections among high-risk men who have sex with men and transgender women in Peru.
Int J STD AIDS. 2018 May;29(6):568-576. doi: 10.1177/0956462417744098. Epub 2017 Nov 29. PubMed PMID: 29183269;

An Update on the Global Epidemiology of Syphilis.
Curr Epidemiol Rep. 2018 Mar;5(1):24-38. doi: 10.1007/s40471-018-0138-z. Epub 2018 Feb 19. PubMed PMID: 30116697; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6089383.

Field evaluation of a smartphone-based electronic reader of rapid dual HIV and syphilis point-of-care immunoassays.
Sex Transm Infect. 2018 Dec;94(8):589-593. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2017-053511. Epub 2018 Aug 20. PubMed PMID: 30126946;

Sexual Behaviors of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Pregnant Women and Factors Associated With Sexually Transmitted Infection in South Africa.
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The need for new treatment recommendations for trichomoniasis among women.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Nov;18(11):1168-1169. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30544-9. Epub 2018 Oct 5. PubMed PMID: 30297321;

Fight Fire With Fire: Innovations to Address Syphilis Among Men Who Have Sex With Men.
Sex Transm Dis. 2018 Oct;45(10):e85-e86. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000887. PubMed PMID: 29965945; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6133733.

Acceptability and Feasibility of Rapid Chlamydial, Gonococcal, and Trichomonal Screening and Treatment in Pregnant Women in 6 Low- to Middle-Income Countries.
Sex Transm Dis. 2018 Oct;45(10):673-676. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000832. PubMed PMID: 29528996; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6129444.

Use of Oral Fluid With a Rapid Treponemal Test for Syphilis Evaluation.
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Prevalence of Mycoplasma genitalium and Azithromycin-resistant Infections Among Remnant Clinical Specimens, Los Angeles.
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The development of an online risk calculator for the prediction of future syphilis among a high-risk cohort of men who have sex with men and transgender women in Lima, Peru.
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Accelerating epidemic control: the role of HIV self-testing.
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Prevalence and treatment outcomes of routine Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Trichomonas vaginalis testing during antenatal care, Gaborone, Botswana.
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Prevalence and Detection of Trichomonas vaginalis in HIV-Infected Pregnant Women.
Sex Transm Dis. 2018 May;45(5):332-336. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000756. PubMed PMID: 29465686; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5897177.

Syphilis incidence in men who have sex with men with human immunodeficiency virus comorbidity and the importance of integrating sexually transmitted infection prevention into HIV care.
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Implementation of a Rapid Genotypic Assay to Promote Targeted Ciprofloxacin Therapy of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in a Large Health System.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 1;64(9):1268-1270. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw864. PubMed PMID: 28034887; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5399946.

Cytomegalovirus Urinary Shedding in HIV-infected Pregnant Women and Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Aug 1;65(3):405-413. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix222. PubMed PMID: 28369278; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5850431.

An Intervention Using Gamification to Increase Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Sexually Transmitted Infection Screening Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men in California: Rationale and Design of Stick To It.
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HIV Testing Preferences Among MSM Members of an LGBT Community Organization in Los Angeles.
J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2017 May-Jun;28(3):363-371. doi: 10.1016/j.jana.2017.01.001. Epub 2017 Jan 12. PubMed PMID: 28185723;

Addressing concerns regarding preexposure prophylaxis meta-analysis.
AIDS. 2017 Mar 13;31(5):740-742. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001375. PubMed PMID: 28225453;

Demographics, Behaviors, and Sexual Health Characteristics of High Risk Men Who Have Sex With Men and Transgender Women Who Use Social Media to Meet Sex Partners in Lima, Peru.
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High prevalence of extra-genital chlamydial or gonococcal infections among men who have sex with men and transgender women in Lima, Peru.
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HIV self-testing in Peru: questionable availability, high acceptability but potential low linkage to care among men who have sex with men and transgender women.
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Sexually transmissible infection control programs for men who have sex with men - what will they look like in 2020?
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Hepatitis E Virus-Associated Meningoencephalitis in a Lung Transplant Recipient Diagnosed by Clinical Metagenomic Sequencing.
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The Need for Outcome Studies Prior to Large-Scale Implementation of Screening for Anal Cancer.
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The Evidence That Increased Syphilis Testing Controls Syphilis Is Compelling: What Is Needed to Act?
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Implementing and sustaining a mobile medical clinic for prenatal care and sexually transmitted infection prevention in rural Mysore, India.
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MASTERMIND: Bringing Microbial Diagnostics to the Clinic.
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Codon 91 Gyrase A Testing Is Necessary and Sufficient to Predict Ciprofloxacin Susceptibility in Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
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Differences in Risk Behavior and Demographic Factors Between Men Who Have Sex With Men With Acute and Nonacute Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in a Community-Based Testing Program in Los Angeles.
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HIV Status Communication with Sex Partners and Associated Factors Among High-Risk MSM and Transgender Women in Lima, Peru.
AIDS Behav. 2017 Jan;21(1):152-162. doi: 10.1007/s10461-016-1444-4. PubMed PMID: 27262875; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5136520.

Comparing mail-in self-collected specimens sent via United States Postal Service versus clinic-collected specimens for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in extra-genital sites.
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Evaluation of two 4th generation point-of-care assays for the detection of Human Immunodeficiency Virus infection.
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Implementation of a Large System-Wide Hepatitis C Virus Screening and Linkage to Care Program for Baby Boomers.
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The PICASSO Cohort: baseline characteristics of a cohort of men who have sex with men and male-to-female transgender women at high risk for syphilis infection in Lima, Peru.
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Point-of-Care Sexually Transmitted Infection Diagnostics: Proceedings of the STAR Sexually Transmitted Infection-Clinical Trial Group Programmatic Meeting.
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Advancing Diagnostics to Address Antibacterial Resistance: The Diagnostics and Devices Committee of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group.
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Laboratory Validation of Xpert Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Trichomonas vaginalis Testing as Performed by Nurses at Three Primary Health Care Facilities in South Africa.
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Transient aortitis documented by positron emission tomography in a case series of men and transgender women infected with syphilis.
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Partner notification and treatment for sexually transmitted infections among pregnant women in Gaborone, Botswana.
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Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, and Trichomonas vaginalis screening and treatment of pregnant women in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
Int J STD AIDS. 2017 Oct;28(11):1130-1134. doi: 10.1177/0956462416689755. Epub 2017 Jan 29. PubMed PMID: 28134005; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5837282.

Epidemiology of Neisseria gonorrhoeae Gyrase A Genotype, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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Health systems and the new strategy against sexually transmitted infections.
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Laboratory Evaluation of a Smartphone-Based Electronic Reader of Rapid Dual Point-of-Care Tests for Antibodies to Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Treponema pallidum Infections.
Sex Transm Dis. 2017 Jul;44(7):412-416. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000628. PubMed PMID: 28604483; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5486985.

Comparative Evaluation of 2 Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests for the Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae at Extragenital Sites.
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Keep Screening! Maternal Gonococcal Infection and Adverse Birth Outcomes.
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Will Men Who Have Sex With Men Use Short-Messaging Services to Send Photos of Completed HIV Self-Tests to Researchers?
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Why wait? We need to scale-up infant male circumcision for global HIV control.
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The Program Cost of a Brief Video Intervention Shown in Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic Waiting Rooms.
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Using Grindr, a Smartphone Social-Networking Application, to Increase HIV Self-Testing Among Black and Latino Men Who Have Sex With Men in Los Angeles, 2014.
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Risk Factors Associated with Incident Syphilis in a Cohort of High-Risk Men in Peru.
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Sexual Behavior During Acute HIV Infection Among Men Who Have Sex With Men, in Los Angeles, California.
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Acute HIV-1 Infection in Adults in East Africa and Thailand.
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A Systematic Review of Point of Care Testing for Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, and Trichomonas vaginalis.
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Is Emtricitabine-Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate Pre-exposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Safer Than Aspirin?
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Factors associated with visible anogenital warts among HIV-uninfected Peruvian men who have sex with men and transwomen: a cross-sectional study.
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Rapid Training and Implementation of the Pollock Technique, a Safe, Effective Newborn Circumcision Procedure, in a Low-Resource Setting.
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Advanced immune suppression is associated with increased prevalence of mixed-strain Mycobacterium tuberculosis infections among persons at high risk for drug-resistant tuberculosis in Botswana.
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Cuba: defeating mother-to-child transmission of syphilis.
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Feasibility and Acceptability of Cryptococcal Antigen Screening and Prevalence of Cryptocococcemia in Patients Attending a Resource-Limited HIV/AIDS Clinic in Malawi.
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Consistency of Condom Use During Receptive Anal Intercourse Among Women and Men Who Have Sex With Men: Findings From the Safe in the City Behavioral Study.
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A program evaluation report of a rapid scale-up of a high-volume medical male circumcision site, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, 2010-2013.
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Accepted but unacceptable: peripheral IV catheter failure.
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A review of recent advances in rapid point-of-care tests for syphilis.
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Sociodemographic and behavioral correlates of anogenital warts and human papillomavirus-related knowledge among men who have sex with men and transwomen in Lima, Peru.
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Prevalence, correlates, and outcomes of cryptococcal antigen positivity among patients with AIDS, United States, 1986-2012.
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Stemming the tide of drug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae: the need for an individualized approach to treatment.
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Doxycycline prophylaxis to reduce incident syphilis among HIV-infected men who have sex with men who continue to engage in high-risk sex: a randomized, controlled pilot study.
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Integration of Screening for Syphilis, Hepatitis C, and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections with HIV Testing in a Community-Based HIV Prevention Program in Miami, Florida.
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Mixed Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex infections and false-negative results for rifampin resistance by GeneXpert MTB/RIF are associated with poor clinical outcomes.
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The aetiology of vaginal symptoms in rural Haiti.
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A prospective cohort study characterising the role of anogenital warts in HIV acquisition among men who have sex with men: a study protocol.
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Piloting an HIV self-test kit voucher program to raise serostatus awareness of high-risk African Americans, Los Angeles.
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Laboratory evaluation of three rapid diagnostic tests for dual detection of HIV and Treponema pallidum antibodies.
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Choosing a metric for measurement of pre-exposure prophylaxis.
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Characterization of culturable vaginal Lactobacillus species among women with and without bacterial vaginosis from the United States and India: a cross-sectional study.
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A case of primary HIV type 1 and cytomegalovirus coinfection presenting with widespread clinical disease.
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Point-of-care diagnosis and prognostication of cryptococcal meningitis with the cryptococcal antigen lateral flow assay on cerebrospinal fluid.
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Acceptability of using electronic vending machines to deliver oral rapid HIV self-testing kits: a qualitative study.
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Meningitis in HIV-positive patients in sub-Saharan Africa: a review.
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Electronic vending machines for dispensing rapid HIV self-testing kits: a case study.
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Multisite Laboratory Evaluation of a Dual Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)/Syphilis Point-of-Care Rapid Test for Simultaneous Detection of HIV and Syphilis Infection.
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The Epidemiology of Herpes Simplex Virus Type-2 Infection among Pregnant Women in Rural Mysore Taluk, India.
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Prevalence of HIV, STIs, and risk behaviors in a cross-sectional community- and clinic-based sample of men who have sex with men (MSM) in Lima, Peru.
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The sound of silence: missing the opportunity to save lives at birth.
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Moderno love: sexual role-based identities and HIV/STI prevention among men who have sex with men in Lima, Peru.
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Cephalosporin resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections.
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Newborn circumcision: ensuring universal access.
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Sex, drugs (methamphetamines), and the Internet: increasing syphilis among men who have sex with men in California, 2004-2008.
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Characterizing the syphilis epidemic among men who have sex with men in Lima, Peru to identify new treatment and control strategies.
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The utility of a composite biological endpoint in HIV/STI prevention trials.
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Syphilis in the modern era: an update for physicians.
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Predictors of serological failure after treatment in HIV-infected patients with early syphilis in the emerging era of universal antiretroviral therapy use.
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Frequency, patterns, and preferences of lubricant use during anal intercourse within male sexual partnerships in Lima, Peru: implications for a rectal microbicide HIV prevention intervention.
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Integrating clinical services for HIV, tuberculosis, and cryptococcal disease in the developing world: a step forward with 2 novel diagnostic tests.
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Problem drinking is associated with increased prevalence of sexual risk behaviors among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Lima, Peru.
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Sensitivity and specificity of a new cryptococcal antigen lateral flow assay in serum and cerebrospinal fluid.
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Acceptability of fingerprint scanning for personal identification among patients seeking HIV/STI-related services, Los Angeles, 2011.
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Genome sequencing of a Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolate of a successful international clone with decreased susceptibility and resistance to extended-spectrum cephalosporins.
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Male circumcision reduces human papillomavirus incidence and prevalence: clarifying the evidence.
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Interventions to increase rescreening for repeat chlamydial infection.
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Rates of asymptomatic nonurethral gonorrhea and chlamydia in a population of university men who have sex with men.
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Supporting the massive scale-up of antiretroviral therapy: the evolution of PEPFAR-supported treatment facilities in South Africa, 2005-2009.
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Preventing AIDS deaths: cryptococcal antigen screening and treatment.
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Using the Neisseria gonorrhoeae multiantigen sequence-typing method to assess strain diversity and antibiotic resistance in San Francisco, California.
Microb Drug Resist. 2012 Oct;18(5):510-7. doi: 10.1089/mdr.2011.0229. Epub 2012 Jun 11. PubMed PMID: 22686196;

Safe in the city: effective prevention interventions for human immunodeficiency virus and sexually transmitted infections.
Am J Prev Med. 2012 May;42(5):468-72. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2012.01.029. PubMed PMID: 22516486;

The role of human papillomavirus in human immunodeficiency virus acquisition in men who have sex with men: a review of the literature.
Viruses. 2012 Dec 18;4(12):3851-8. doi: 10.3390/v4123851. Epub 2012 Dec 18. PubMed PMID: 23250451; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3528294.

Occupational health and the adult film industry: time for a happy ending.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jul;38(7):649-50. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3182182ecb. PubMed PMID: 23524913;

Performance of risk-based criteria for targeting acute HIV screening in San Francisco.
PLoS One. 2011;6(7):e21813. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0021813. Epub 2011 Jul 6. PubMed PMID: 21755003; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3130783.

Can case reports be used to identify trends in pelvic inflammatory disease? San Francisco, 2004-2009.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jan;38(1):8-11. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181e9afb1. PubMed PMID: 20661177;

Time to clearance of Chlamydia trachomatis ribosomal RNA in women treated for chlamydial infection.
Sex Health. 2011 Mar;8(1):69-73. doi: 10.1071/SH10030. PubMed PMID: 21371385;

Acceptability of male circumcision for HIV prevention among high-risk men in Pune, India.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jun;38(6):571. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e318219c930. PubMed PMID: 21836398;

The incidence and correlates of symptomatic and asymptomatic Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections in selected populations in five countries.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jun;38(6):503-9. doi: . PubMed PMID: 22256336; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3408314.

Evaluation of an IgM/IgG sensitive enzyme immunoassay and the utility of index values for the screening of syphilis infection in a high-risk population.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jun;38(6):528-32. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e318205491a. PubMed PMID: 21233789;

Chemoprophylaxis is likely to be acceptable and could mitigate syphilis epidemics among populations of gay men.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jul;38(7):573-9. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31820e64fd. PubMed PMID: 21343845;

Prevalence and correlates of herpes simplex virus type-2 infection among men who have sex with men, san francisco, 2008.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jul;38(7):617-21. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31820a8c10. PubMed PMID: 21278625;

Bacterial vaginosis and risk for Trichomonas vaginalis infection: a longitudinal analysis.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Sep;38(9):882-6. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31821f91a1. PubMed PMID: 21844747; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3156984.

Evaluation of self-collected versus clinician-collected swabs for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae pharyngeal infection among men who have sex with men.
Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Nov;38(11):1036-9. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e318227713e. PubMed PMID: 21992980;

Incidence of herpes simplex virus type 2 in young reproductive age women in Mysore, India.
Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2011 Jan-Mar;54(1):96-9. doi: 10.4103/0377-4929.77336. PubMed PMID: 21393886; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3625929.

Enhanced molecular typing of treponema pallidum: geographical distribution of strain types and association with neurosyphilis.
J Infect Dis. 2010 Nov 1;202(9):1380-8. doi: 10.1086/656533. PubMed PMID: 20868271; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3114648.

Prediction model to maximize impact of syphilis partner notification--San Francisco, 2004-2008.
Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Feb;37(2):109-14. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181bbf985. PubMed PMID: 19823113;

Recent syphilis infection prevalence and risk factors among male low-income populations in coastal Peruvian cities.
Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Feb;37(2):75-80. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181c03434. PubMed PMID: 19940809; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2873856.

Stop the sores: the making and evaluation of a successful social marketing campaign.
Health Promot Pract. 2010 Jan;11(1):23-33. doi: 10.1177/1524839907309376. Epub 2008 Apr 10. PubMed PMID: 18403747;

Sentinel surveillance of rectal chlamydia and gonorrhea among males--San Francisco, 2005-2008.
Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Jan;37(1):59-61. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181b76c42. PubMed PMID: 20118677;

Increasing access to emergency contraception through online prescription requests.
J Reprod Med. 2010 Mar-Apr;55(3-4):157-60. doi: . PubMed PMID: 20506679;

Prevalence and correlates of Trichomonas vaginalis among incarcerated persons assessed using a highly sensitive molecular assay.
Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Mar;37(3):165-8. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181bcd3fc. PubMed PMID: 20023598;

Dogs Are Talking: San Francisco's social marketing campaign to increase syphilis screening.
Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Mar;37(3):173-6. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181bf5a80. PubMed PMID: 19959974;

The effectiveness of patient-delivered partner therapy and chlamydial and gonococcal reinfection in San Francisco.
Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Aug;37(8):525-9. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181d8920f. PubMed PMID: 20502392;

Molecular epidemiology of syphilis--San Francisco, 2004-2007.
Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Oct;37(10):660-3. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181e1a77a. PubMed PMID: 20601928;

Racial/ethnic and sexual behavior disparities in rates of sexually transmitted infections, San Francisco, 1999-2008.
BMC Public Health. 2010 Jun 6;10:315. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-315. Epub 2010 Jun 6. PubMed PMID: 20525397; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2903517.

Routine laboratory screening for acute and recent HIV infection in Lima, Peru.
Sex Transm Infect. 2010 Dec;86(7):545-7. doi: 10.1136/sti.2010.042697. PubMed PMID: 21113069; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3050669.

Detection of HIV-1 in Saliva: Implications for Case-Identification, Clinical Monitoring and Surveillance for Drug Resistance.
Open Virol J. 2010;4:88-93. doi: 10.2174/1874357901004010088. Epub 2010 May 28. PubMed PMID: 21673840; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3111737.

Results of a program to test women for rectal chlamydia and gonorrhea.
Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Apr;115(4):753-759. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0b013e3181d444f6. PubMed PMID: 20308835;

Rectal gonorrhea and chlamydia reinfection is associated with increased risk of HIV seroconversion.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2010 Apr 1;53(4):537-43. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181c3ef29. PubMed PMID: 19935075;

Exploring the relationship between sexually transmitted diseases and HIV acquisition by using different study designs.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2009 Apr 15;50(5):546-51. doi: 10.1097/qai.0b013e318195bd2b. PubMed PMID: 19367993; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2680242.

Using surveillance data to monitor entry into care of newly diagnosed HIV-infected persons: San Francisco, 2006-2007.
BMC Public Health. 2009 Jan 14;9:17. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-17. Epub 2009 Jan 14. PubMed PMID: 19144168; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2633266.

Trichomonas vaginalis infection and associated risk factors in a socially-marginalized female population in coastal Peru.
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2009;2009:752437. doi: 10.1155/2009/752437. Epub 2009 Jun 29. PubMed PMID: 19584943; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2704012.

Risk factors for gonorrhea among heterosexuals--San Francisco, 2006.
Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Feb;36(2 Suppl):S62-6. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31815faab8. PubMed PMID: 18418303;

Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae transmission from the oropharynx to the urethra among men who have sex with men.
Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Dec 15;49(12):1793-7. doi: 10.1086/648427. PubMed PMID: 19911970;

Prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis infection among young reproductive age women in India: implications for treatment and prevention.
Sex Health. 2009 Dec;6(4):339-44. doi: 10.1071/SH09038. PubMed PMID: 19917204; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3619426.

Syndromic management and STI control in urban Peru.
PLoS One. 2009 Sep 25;4(9):e7201. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0007201. Epub 2009 Sep 25. PubMed PMID: 19779620; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2745701.

Assessment of the ability of a fourth-generation immunoassay for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) antibody and p24 antigen to detect both acute and recent HIV infections in a high-risk setting.
J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Aug;47(8):2639-42. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00119-09. Epub 2009 Jun 17. PubMed PMID: 19535523; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2725691.

Frequency of syphilis testing in HIV-infected patients: more and more often.
Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Feb;36(2):86-7. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181960bb7. PubMed PMID: 19098689;

Is jail screening associated with a decrease in Chlamydia positivity among females seeking health services at community clinics?-San francisco, 1997-2004.
Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Feb;36(2 Suppl):S22-8. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31815ed7c8. PubMed PMID: 18418298;

Mosaic penicillin-binding protein 2 in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates collected in 2008 in San Francisco, California.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2009 Sep;53(9):4032-4. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00406-09. Epub 2009 Jun 22. PubMed PMID: 19546370; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2737862.

Updated outcomes of partner notification for human immunodeficiency virus, San Francisco, 2004-2008.
AIDS. 2009 May 15;23(8):1024-6. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e32832921a7. PubMed PMID: 19293685;

Increased knowledge of safe and appropriate penicillin injection after viewing brief instructional video titled "how to inject Bicillin LA".
Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Mar;36(3):147-8. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31818f9559. PubMed PMID: 19174733;

Risk factors for repeat syphilis in men who have sex with men, San Francisco.
Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Jun;36(6):331-5. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181990c85. PubMed PMID: 19556925;

Evaluation of self-collected glans and rectal swabs from men who have sex with men for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae by use of nucleic acid amplification tests.
J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Jun;47(6):1657-62. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02269-08. Epub 2009 Apr 15. PubMed PMID: 19369445; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2691064.

Chlamydia trachomatis infection and associated risk factors in a low-income marginalized urban population in coastal Peru.
Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2009 Jul;26(1):39-45. doi: 10.1590/s1020-49892009000700006. PubMed PMID: 19814880; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2849276.

Evidence of underreporting of adverse childhood experiences, San Francisco municipal STD clinic, 2007.
Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Jul;36(7):422-4. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31819d72ad. PubMed PMID: 19390496;

The use of cephalosporins for gonorrhea: the impending problem of resistance.
Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2009 Mar;10(4):555-77. doi: 10.1517/14656560902731993. PubMed PMID: 19284360; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2657229.

Prevalence of rectal Trichomonas vaginalis and Mycoplasma genitalium in male patients at the San Francisco STD clinic, 2005-2006.
Sex Transm Dis. 2008 Sep;35(9):797-800. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e318177ec39. PubMed PMID: 18607317; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3776945.

Nucleic acid amplification tests in the diagnosis of chlamydial and gonococcal infections of the oropharynx and rectum in men who have sex with men.
Sex Transm Dis. 2008 Jul;35(7):637-42. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31817bdd7e. PubMed PMID: 18520976;

Stay in school? Results of a sexually transmitted diseases screening program in San Francisco high schools-2007.
Sex Transm Dis. 2008 Jun;35(6):550-2. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31816a43d3. PubMed PMID: 18356770;

Public health. Reassessing HIV prevention.
Science. 2008 May 9;320(5877):749-50. doi: 10.1126/science.1153843. PubMed PMID: 18467575; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3501984.

High rates of sex with men among high-risk, heterosexually-identified men in low-income, coastal Peru.
AIDS Behav. 2008 May;12(3):483-91. doi: 10.1007/s10461-007-9221-z. Epub 2007 Mar 22. PubMed PMID: 17377837; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3236643.

Assessment of rapid tests for detection of human immunodeficiency virus-specific antibodies in recently infected individuals.
J Clin Microbiol. 2008 Apr;46(4):1494-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01945-07. Epub 2008 Jan 30. PubMed PMID: 18234875; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2292942.

California guidelines for expedited partner therapy for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
Sex Transm Dis. 2008 Mar;35(3):314-9. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31815b0158. PubMed PMID: 18166849;

Prevalence of HIV, herpes simplex virus-2, and syphilis in male sex partners of pregnant women in Peru.
BMC Public Health. 2008 Feb 19;8:65. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-8-65. Epub 2008 Feb 19. PubMed PMID: 18284696; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2265685.

HIV incidence among men diagnosed with early syphilis in Atlanta, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, 2004 to 2005.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2008 Feb 1;47(2):234-40. doi: . PubMed PMID: 18340654;

Azithromycin resistance in Treponema pallidum.
Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2008 Feb;21(1):83-91. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0b013e3282f44772. PubMed PMID: 18192791;

Detection of quinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in urogenital specimens with the use of real-time polymerase chain reaction.
Int J STD AIDS. 2008 Jan;19(1):69-71. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2007.007206. PubMed PMID: 18275657;

New populations at high risk of HIV/STIs in low-income, urban coastal Peru.
AIDS Behav. 2008 Jul;12(4):544-51. doi: 10.1007/s10461-007-9348-y. Epub 2007 Dec 27. PubMed PMID: 18161019; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4084620.

Prevalence and correlates of unknown HIV infection among patients seeking care in a public hospital emergency department.
Public Health Rep. 2008 Nov-Dec;123 Suppl 3(Suppl 3):41-50. doi: 10.1177/00333549081230S306. PubMed PMID: 19166088; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2567018.

Absence of lymphogranuloma venereum infection among high-risk men who have sex with men in Lima, Peru.
Int J STD AIDS. 2008 Jun;19(6):427-8. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2008.008140. PubMed PMID: 18595888; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6879098.

High prevalence of gonococcal and chlamydial infection in men who have sex with men with newly diagnosed HIV infection: an opportunity for same-day presumptive treatment.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2008 May 1;48(1):109-12. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e318165dc0b. PubMed PMID: 18209679;

Is male circumcision as good as the HIV vaccine we've been waiting for?
Futur HIV Ther. 2008;2(1):1-7. doi: 10.2217/17469600.2.1.1. PubMed PMID: 20052304; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2801441.

Limited knowledge and use of HIV post- and pre-exposure prophylaxis among gay and bisexual men.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2008 Feb 1;47(2):241-7. doi: . PubMed PMID: 18340656;

Screening and confirmation of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection solely by detection of RNA.
J Med Microbiol. 2008 Oct;57(Pt 10):1228-1233. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.2008/002386-0. PubMed PMID: 18809550;

Rate and predictors of repeat Chlamydia trachomatis infection among men.
Sex Transm Dis. 2008 Nov;35(11 Suppl):S40-4. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31817247b2. PubMed PMID: 18520978;

Evaluation of a new point-of-care serologic assay for herpes simplex virus type 2 infection.
Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):e79-82. doi: 10.1086/592696. PubMed PMID: 18840082;

Viagra, methamphetamine, and HIV risk: results from a probability sample of MSM, San Francisco.
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 Aug;34(8):586-91. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000258339.17325.93. PubMed PMID: 17334264;

Optimising sexually transmitted infection screening in correctional facilities: San Francisco, 2003-2005.
Sex Transm Infect. 2007 Aug;83(5):416-8. doi: 10.1136/sti.2007.024992. Epub 2007 Jun 13. PubMed PMID: 17567685; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2659043.

Prevalence of same-sex sexual behavior and associated characteristics among low-income urban males in Peru.
PLoS One. 2007 Aug 22;2(8):e778. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0000778. Epub 2007 Aug 22. PubMed PMID: 17712426; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1945085.

Syphilis in the United States: an update for clinicians with an emphasis on HIV coinfection.
Mayo Clin Proc. 2007 Sep;82(9):1091-102. doi: 10.4065/82.9.1091. PubMed PMID: 17803877;

The epidemiology of herpes simplex virus type-2 infection among married women in Mysore, India.
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 Nov;34(11):935-7. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3180ca965a. PubMed PMID: 17579336; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3613332.

The use and performance of oral-throat rinses to detect pharyngeal Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis infections.
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2007 Nov;59(3):259-64. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2007.05.010. Epub 2007 Jul 26. PubMed PMID: 17662554;

An evaluation of the relative sensitivities of the venereal disease research laboratory test and the Treponema pallidum particle agglutination test among patients diagnosed with primary syphilis.
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 Dec;34(12):1016-1018. doi: . PubMed PMID: 18080352;

Chlamydial and gonococcal reinfection among men: a systematic review of data to evaluate the need for retesting.
Sex Transm Infect. 2007 Jul;83(4):304-9. doi: 10.1136/sti.2006.024059. Epub 2006 Dec 13. PubMed PMID: 17166889; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2598678.

Facilitating lymphogranuloma venereum surveillance with the use of real time polymerase chain reaction.
Int J STD AIDS. 2007 Jul;18(7):506-7. doi: 10.1258/095646207781147256. PubMed PMID: 17623514;

Predictors of incident herpes simplex virus type 2 infections in young women at risk for unintended pregnancy in San Francisco.
BMC Infect Dis. 2007 Sep 26;7:113. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-7-113. Epub 2007 Sep 26. PubMed PMID: 17897466; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2131754.

Routine detection of acute HIV infection through RNA pooling: survey of current practice in the United States.
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 May;34(5):314-6. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000263262.00273.9c. PubMed PMID: 17483725;

Partner notification for sexually transmitted diseases in Peru: knowledge, attitudes, and practices in a high-risk community.
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 May;34(5):309-13. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000240289.84094.93. PubMed PMID: 17016236;

Syphilis and HIV infection: an update.
Clin Infect Dis. 2007 May 1;44(9):1222-8. doi: 10.1086/513427. Epub 2007 Mar 14. PubMed PMID: 17407043;

Interest in a methamphetamine intervention among men who have sex with men.
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 Apr;34(4):209-14. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000233643.66138.b9. PubMed PMID: 16906123;

Real-time PCR assay for detection of quinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in urine samples.
J Clin Microbiol. 2007 Apr;45(4):1250-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01909-06. Epub 2007 Jan 31. PubMed PMID: 17267635; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1865802.

Trends in sexually transmitted diseases, sexual risk behavior, and HIV infection among Asian/Pacific Islander men who have sex with men, San Francisco, 1999-2005.
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 May;34(5):262-4. doi: 10.1097/ PubMed PMID: 16940897;

Men who have sex with men and transgenders in Mumbai, India: an emerging risk group for STIs and HIV.
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2006 Nov-Dec;72(6):425-31. doi: 10.4103/0378-6323.29338. PubMed PMID: 17179617;

Real-Time PCR for detection of herpes simplex virus without nucleic acid extraction.
BMC Infect Dis. 2006 Jun 24;6:104. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-6-104. Epub 2006 Jun 24. PubMed PMID: 16796763; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1533833.

Street-based STD testing and treatment of homeless youth are feasible, acceptable and effective.
J Adolesc Health. 2006 Mar;38(3):208-12. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2005.09.006. PubMed PMID: 16488817;

Newly diagnosed HIV infection.
N Engl J Med. 2006 Feb 16;354(7):771-2; author reply 771-2. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc055494. PubMed PMID: 16481652;

Routine surveillance for the detection of acute and recent HIV infections and transmission of antiretroviral resistance.
AIDS. 2006 Nov 14;20(17):2193-7. doi: 10.1097/ PubMed PMID: 17086059;

Azithromycin versus penicillin for early syphilis.
N Engl J Med. 2006 Jan 12;354(2):203-5; author reply 203-5. doi: . PubMed PMID: 16411292;

Azithromycin-resistant syphilis infection: San Francisco, California, 2000-2004.
Clin Infect Dis. 2006 Feb 1;42(3):337-45. doi: 10.1086/498899. Epub 2005 Dec 28. PubMed PMID: 16392078;

The public health imperative for a neonatal herpes simplex virus infection surveillance system.
Sex Transm Dis. 2006 Mar;33(3):170-4. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000187203.27918.45. PubMed PMID: 16505733;

Syphilis treatment and HIV infection in a population-based study of persons at high risk for sexually transmitted disease/HIV infection in Lima, Peru.
Sex Transm Dis. 2006 Mar;33(3):151-5. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000204506.06551.5f. PubMed PMID: 16508525;

Prevalence of Neisseria Gonorrhoeae among men screened for Chlamydia Trachomatis in four United States cities, 1999-2003.
Sex Transm Dis. 2006 May;33(5):314-9. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000194572.51186.96. PubMed PMID: 16505744;

Use of an acute seroconversion panel to evaluate a third-generation enzyme-linked immunoassay for detection of human immunodeficiency virus-specific antibodies relative to multiple other assays.
J Clin Microbiol. 2006 May;44(5):1856-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.44.5.1856-1858.2006. PubMed PMID: 16672422; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1479167.

The decline in clinical sequelae of genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection supports current control strategies.
J Infect Dis. 2006 May 1;193(9):1336-8; author reply 1338-9. doi: 10.1086/503114. PubMed PMID: 16586376;

Use of NAATs for STD diagnosis of GC and CT in non-FDA -cleared anatomic specimens.
MLO Med Lab Obs. 2006 Jul;38(7):10, 12-6, 21-2; quiz 24, 27. doi: . PubMed PMID: 16918168;

A public health response to the methamphetamine epidemic: the implementation of contingency management to treat methamphetamine dependence.
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Prevalence and incidence of pharyngeal gonorrhea in a longitudinal sample of men who have sex with men: the EXPLORE study.
Clin Infect Dis. 2006 Nov 15;43(10):1284-9. doi: 10.1086/508460. Epub 2006 Oct 10. PubMed PMID: 17051493;

Healthy Penis: San Francisco's social marketing campaign to increase syphilis testing among gay and bisexual men.
PLoS Med. 2006 Dec;3(12):e474. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030474. PubMed PMID: 17194182; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1762065.

Recommendations for the selective use of herpes simplex virus type 2 serological tests.
Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Jan 1;40(1):38-45. doi: 10.1086/426438. Epub 2004 Dec 6. PubMed PMID: 15614690;

Direct access to emergency contraception through pharmacies and effect on unintended pregnancy and STIs: a randomized controlled trial.
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Online syphilis testing--confidential and convenient.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Feb;32(2):139-41. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000149783.67826.4d. PubMed PMID: 15668622;

Amphetamine use is associated with increased HIV incidence among men who have sex with men in San Francisco.
AIDS. 2005 Sep 2;19(13):1423-4. doi: 10.1097/01.aids.0000180794.27896.fb. PubMed PMID: 16103774;

Internet-based health promotion and disease control in the 8 cities: successes, barriers, and future plans.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Oct;32(10 Suppl):S60-4. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000180464.77968.e2. PubMed PMID: 16205295;

Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infection among men screened in 4 U.S. cities.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Feb;32(2):74-7. doi: 10.1097/ PubMed PMID: 15668611;

Use of the serologic testing algorithm for recent HIV seroconversion (STARHS) to identify recently acquired HIV infections in men with early syphilis in Los Angeles County.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2005 Apr 15;38(5):505-8. doi: 10.1097/01.qai.0000157390.55503.8b. PubMed PMID: 15793359; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6785737.

Prevalence of rectal, urethral, and pharyngeal chlamydia and gonorrhea detected in 2 clinical settings among men who have sex with men: San Francisco, California, 2003.
Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Jul 1;41(1):67-74. doi: 10.1086/430704. Epub 2005 May 26. PubMed PMID: 15937765;

Social marketing campaign significantly associated with increases in syphilis testing among gay and bisexual men in San Francisco.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Jul;32(7):395-9. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000154507.58437.40. PubMed PMID: 15976595;

Risk factors for early syphilis among gay and bisexual men seen in an STD clinic: San Francisco, 2002-2003.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Jul;32(7):458-63. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000168280.34424.58. PubMed PMID: 15976605;

HIV-related risk behavior among Hispanic immigrant men in a population-based household survey in low-income neighborhoods of northern California.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Aug;32(8):487-90. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000161185.06387.94. PubMed PMID: 16041250;

The epidemiology of herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in low-income urban populations in coastal Peru.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Sep;32(9):534-41. doi: 10.1097/ PubMed PMID: 16118601;

Prevalence of and associated risk factors for fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in California, 2000-2003.
Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Sep 15;41(6):795-803. doi: 10.1086/432801. Epub 2005 Aug 12. PubMed PMID: 16107976;

The public health response to epidemic syphilis, San Francisco, 1999-2004.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Oct;32(10 Suppl):S11-8. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000180456.15861.92. PubMed PMID: 16205286;

Misclassification of stages of syphilis.
Sex Transm Dis. 2005 Oct;32(10):646; author reply 647. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000179890.31278.d4. PubMed PMID: 16205310;

Gay Asian men in San Francisco follow the international trend: increases in rates of unprotected anal intercourse and sexually transmitted diseases, 1999-2002.
AIDS Educ Prev. 2004 Feb;16(1):13-8. doi: 10.1521/aeap. PubMed PMID: 15058707;

Studies relying on passive retrospective cohorts developed from health services data provide biased estimates of incidence of sexually transmitted infections.
Sex Transm Dis. 2004 Oct;31(10):596-600. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000140011.93104.32. PubMed PMID: 15388996;

The psychosocial impact of testing individuals with no history of genital herpes for herpes simplex virus type 2.
Sex Transm Dis. 2004 Sep;31(9):517-21. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000137901.71284.6b. PubMed PMID: 15480111;

Performance of rapid syphilis tests in venous and fingerstick whole blood specimens.
Sex Transm Dis. 2004 Sep;31(9):557-60. doi: 10.1097/01.olq.0000137903.48413.5e. PubMed PMID: 15480118;

Macrolide resistance in Treponema pallidum in the United States and Ireland.
N Engl J Med. 2004 Jul 8;351(2):154-8. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa040216. PubMed PMID: 15247355;

HIV and sexually transmitted diseases. Latest views on synergy, treatment, and screening.
Postgrad Med. 2004 Apr;115(4):79-84. doi: 10.3810/pgm.2004.04.1488. PubMed PMID: 15095539;

"Street medicine": Collaborating with a faith-based organization to screen at-risk youths for sexually transmitted diseases.
Am J Public Health. 2004 Jul;94(7):1081-4. doi: 10.2105/ajph.94.7.1081. PubMed PMID: 15226122; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1448400.

HIV and syphilis testing among men who have sex with men attending sex clubs and adult bookstores--San Francisco, 2003.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2004 Oct 1;37(2):1324-6. doi: 10.1097/01.qai.0000127058.90997.6e. PubMed PMID: 15385742;

Clients of female sex workers in Lima, Peru: a bridge population for sexually transmitted disease/HIV transmission?
Sex Transm Dis. 2004 Jun;31(6):337-42. doi: 10.1097/00007435-200406000-00003. PubMed PMID: 15167641;

The NAAT is out of the bag.
Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Mar 15;38(6):820-1. doi: 10.1086/381897. Epub 2004 Feb 27. PubMed PMID: 14999625;

Etiology of clinical proctitis among men who have sex with men.
Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Jan 15;38(2):300-2. doi: 10.1086/380838. Epub 2003 Dec 19. PubMed PMID: 14699467;

Incidence and prevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in persons seeking repeat HIV counseling and testing.
Sex Transm Dis. 2003 Apr;30(4):331-4. doi: 10.1097/00007435-200304000-00011. PubMed PMID: 12671554;

Treating asymptomatic sexually transmitted diseases at anonymous HIV counseling and testing sites.
Sex Transm Dis. 2003 Dec;30(12):874-5. doi: 10.1097/01.OLQ.0000091137.49974.79. PubMed PMID: 14646632;

Low incidence and prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection among sexually active non-intravenous drug-using adults, San Francisco, 1997-2000.
Sex Transm Dis. 2003 Dec;30(12):919-24. doi: 10.1097/01.OLQ.0000091152.31366.E6. PubMed PMID: 14646642;

Risk factors for rectal gonococcal infection amidst resurgence in HIV transmission.
Sex Transm Dis. 2003 Nov;30(11):813-7. doi: 10.1097/01.OLQ.0000086603.55760.54. PubMed PMID: 14603087;

Provision of syndromic treatment of sexually transmitted infections by community pharmacists: a potentially underutilized HIV prevention strategy.
Sex Transm Dis. 2003 Aug;30(8):609-13. doi: 10.1097/01.OLQ.0000079521.04451.10. PubMed PMID: 12897681;

Prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases among Latino immigrant day laborers in an urban setting--San Francisco.
Sex Transm Dis. 2003 Aug;30(8):661-3. doi: 10.1097/01.OLQ.0000079522.04451.CB. PubMed PMID: 12897691;

Patient-delivered therapy for chlamydia: putting research into practice.
Sex Transm Dis. 2003 Jun;30(6):509-11. doi: 10.1097/00007435-200306000-00007. PubMed PMID: 12782952;

Field-delivered therapy increases treatment for chlamydia and gonorrhea.
Am J Public Health. 2003 Jun;93(6):882-4. doi: 10.2105/ajph.93.6.882. PubMed PMID: 12773344; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1447859.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Men Who Have Sex with Men: A Clinical Review.
Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2003 Apr;5(2):135-144. doi: 10.1007/s11908-003-0050-6. PubMed PMID: 12642000;

Sexual and drug use behavior among women who have sex with both women and men: results of a population-based survey.
Am J Public Health. 2002 Jul;92(7):1110-2. doi: 10.2105/ajph.92.7.1110. PubMed PMID: 12084692; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1447198.

Characterization of sexually transmitted disease clinic patients with recent human immunodeficiency virus infection.
J Infect Dis. 2002 Oct 1;186(7):1019-22. doi: 10.1086/342954. Epub 2002 Sep 13. PubMed PMID: 12232844;

Chlamydia and gonorrhea screening in San Francisco high schools.
Sex Transm Dis. 2002 Jul;29(7):373-5. doi: 10.1097/00007435-200207000-00001. PubMed PMID: 12170123;

Serologic herpes testing in the real world: validation of new type-specific serologic herpes simplex virus tests in a public health laboratory.
Sex Transm Dis. 2002 Jul;29(7):422-5. doi: 10.1097/00007435-200207000-00011. PubMed PMID: 12170133;

Intimate partner violence and high-risk sexual behaviors among female patients with sexually transmitted diseases.
Sex Transm Dis. 2002 Jul;29(7):411-6. doi: 10.1097/00007435-200207000-00009. PubMed PMID: 12170131;

Community-based chlamydia and gonorrhea screening through the United States mail, San Francisco.
Sex Transm Dis. 2002 May;29(5):294-7. doi: 10.1097/00007435-200205000-00008. PubMed PMID: 11984447;

Increased sensitivity of DNA amplification testing for the detection of pharyngeal gonorrhea in men who have sex with men.
Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Jan 15;34(2):173-6. doi: 10.1086/338236. Epub 2001 Dec 7. PubMed PMID: 11740704;

Impact of highly active antiretroviral treatment on HIV seroincidence among men who have sex with men: San Francisco.
Am J Public Health. 2002 Mar;92(3):388-94. doi: 10.2105/ajph.92.3.388. PubMed PMID: 11867317; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1447086.

Hepatitis C virus infection in young, low-income women: the role of sexually transmitted infection as a potential cofactor for HCV infection.
Am J Public Health. 2002 Apr;92(4):670-6. doi: 10.2105/ajph.92.4.670. PubMed PMID: 11919070; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3222218.