Sharon A Abbott

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  1. pmc An evaluation of methods to improve the reporting of adherence in a placebo gel trial in Andhra Pradesh, India
    Sharon A Abbott
    Population Council, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2222-36. 2013
  2. pmc Female sex workers, male circumcision and HIV: a qualitative study of their understanding, experience, and HIV risk in Zambia
    Sharon A Abbott
    Population Council, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e53809. 2013
  3. doi Using a 2-stage strategy with respondent-driven sampling to recruit a hard-to-reach population for a placebo microbicide gel clinical trial in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh (India)
    Waimar Tun
    HIV and AIDS Program, Population Council, 4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 80, Washington, DC, 20008, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:369-79. 2015
  4. pmc Characteristics of female sex workers in southern India willing and unwilling to participate in a placebo gel trial
    Barbara S Mensch
    Population Council, New York, NY 10017, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:585-97. 2013

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  1. pmc An evaluation of methods to improve the reporting of adherence in a placebo gel trial in Andhra Pradesh, India
    Sharon A Abbott
    Population Council, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2222-36. 2013
    ..Compliance to IVRS was low, despite familiarity with mobile phone technology. Additional explorations with other populations are needed...
  2. pmc Female sex workers, male circumcision and HIV: a qualitative study of their understanding, experience, and HIV risk in Zambia
    Sharon A Abbott
    Population Council, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e53809. 2013
    ..As MC services are expanded, programs should support FSWs' efforts to protect themselves by providing information about what MC can--and cannot--offer for HIV/STI infection prevention...
  3. doi Using a 2-stage strategy with respondent-driven sampling to recruit a hard-to-reach population for a placebo microbicide gel clinical trial in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh (India)
    Waimar Tun
    HIV and AIDS Program, Population Council, 4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 80, Washington, DC, 20008, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:369-79. 2015
    ..0, CI 1.3-2.9) and less likely to visit Nellore city (AOR 0.5, CI 0.3-0.9). Recruitment of FSWs via a two-stage recruitment strategy with RDS can be a good option for future clinical trials. ..
  4. pmc Characteristics of female sex workers in southern India willing and unwilling to participate in a placebo gel trial
    Barbara S Mensch
    Population Council, New York, NY 10017, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:585-97. 2013
    ..This analysis suggests that the primary reason FSWs participated in the trial was a desire for health care-not other factors hypothesized to be important, e.g., HIV risk perception and poverty status...