Tim R H Read

Summary

Affiliation: Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Acceptability of digital anal cancer screening examinations in HIV-positive homosexual men
    T R H Read
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Australia
    HIV Med 14:491-6. 2013
  2. pmc Decline in in-patient treatments of genital warts among young Australians following the national HPV vaccination program
    Hammad Ali
    The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:140. 2013
  3. pmc Oral human papillomavirus in men having sex with men: risk-factors and sampling
    Tim R H Read
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e49324. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for incident HIV infection in men having sex with men: a case-control study
    Tim R H Read
    Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research, Prahran, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Sex Health 4:35-9. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Anal cancers attributed to human papillomavirus are more common in areas in Victoria, Australia, with higher HIV notifications
    Lenka A Vodstrcil
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital, Carlton, Australia
    Sex Health 10:220-3. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Cross-sectional study of hepatitis B immunity in MSM between 2002 and 2012
    Nimal Gamagedara
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 90:41-5. 2014
  7. pmc Provision of rapid HIV tests within a health service and frequency of HIV testing among men who have sex with men: randomised controlled trial
    Tim R H Read
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMJ 347:f5086. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Contribution of sexual practices (other than anal sex) to bacterial sexually transmitted infection transmission in men who have sex with men: a cross-sectional analysis using electronic health records
    Jessica L Nash
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 90:55-7. 2014
  9. pmc Computer assisted self interviewing in a sexual health clinic as part of routine clinical care; impact on service and patient and clinician views
    Lenka A Vodstrcil
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital, and Sexual Health Unit, Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e18456. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The near disappearance of genital warts in young women 4 years after commencing a national human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme
    Tim R H Read
    Department of Public Health, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 87:544-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Acceptability of digital anal cancer screening examinations in HIV-positive homosexual men
    T R H Read
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Australia
    HIV Med 14:491-6. 2013
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  2. pmc Decline in in-patient treatments of genital warts among young Australians following the national HPV vaccination program
    Hammad Ali
    The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:140. 2013
    ..We assessed the impact of the vaccination program on the number of in-patient treatments for genital warts...
  3. pmc Oral human papillomavirus in men having sex with men: risk-factors and sampling
    Tim R H Read
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e49324. 2012
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma is becoming more common. We examined prevalence and risk factors for oral HPV among men who have sex with men (MSM) and compared sampling and transport methods...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for incident HIV infection in men having sex with men: a case-control study
    Tim R H Read
    Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research, Prahran, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Sex Health 4:35-9. 2007
    ..HIV notifications affecting men having sex with men (MSM) in Victoria, Australia have been increasing. This study aimed to determine current risk factors for HIV infection in this population...
  5. doi request reprint Anal cancers attributed to human papillomavirus are more common in areas in Victoria, Australia, with higher HIV notifications
    Lenka A Vodstrcil
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital, Carlton, Australia
    Sex Health 10:220-3. 2013
    ..Anal cancer is more common in men who have sex with men with HIV. We aimed to determine if there was an association between anal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and HIV notifications in men in Victoria, Australia, at a population level...
  6. doi request reprint Cross-sectional study of hepatitis B immunity in MSM between 2002 and 2012
    Nimal Gamagedara
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 90:41-5. 2014
    ..Our aim was to determine the incidence of hepatitis B infection among MSM and level of immunity to hepatitis B attending a sexual health service over 10 years...
  7. pmc Provision of rapid HIV tests within a health service and frequency of HIV testing among men who have sex with men: randomised controlled trial
    Tim R H Read
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMJ 347:f5086. 2013
    ..To determine if the provision of rapid HIV testing to men who have sex with men attending a health service would increase their frequency of HIV testing over time...
  8. doi request reprint Contribution of sexual practices (other than anal sex) to bacterial sexually transmitted infection transmission in men who have sex with men: a cross-sectional analysis using electronic health records
    Jessica L Nash
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 90:55-7. 2014
    ..We quantified the proportion of cases and risk of primary syphilis (PS), urethral chlamydia (UCT) and urethral gonorrhoea (UGC) attributable to sexual practices other than anal sex...
  9. pmc Computer assisted self interviewing in a sexual health clinic as part of routine clinical care; impact on service and patient and clinician views
    Lenka A Vodstrcil
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital, and Sexual Health Unit, Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e18456. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate the impact of CASI operating at MSHC...
  10. doi request reprint The near disappearance of genital warts in young women 4 years after commencing a national human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme
    Tim R H Read
    Department of Public Health, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 87:544-7. 2011
    ..Australia provided free quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccines to 12-18-year-old girls and women aged ≤26 years from mid-2007 until the end of 2009. After this time, only girls aged 12-13 years had access to free vaccines...
  11. pmc Incidence of hepatitis-C among HIV infected men who have sex with men (MSM) attending a sexual health service: a cohort study
    Deepa G Gamage
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 11:39. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine the incidence of Hepatitis C (HCV) infection among HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) attending a Sexual Health Centre...
  12. doi request reprint Immunity to hepatitis A when outbreaks of infection in men who have sex with men (MSM) are rare
    Ajith P Weerakoon
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia ajith
    Vaccine 30:3430-4. 2012
    ..Our aim was to determine the level of immunity to hepatitis A among MSM...
  13. doi request reprint Vaccination against sexually transmitted infections
    Christopher K Fairley
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 25:66-72. 2012
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic consumption and chlamydia prevalence in international studies
    Samitha Ginige
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, 580 Swanston St, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    Sex Health 3:221-4. 2006
    ..To determine whether there is an ecological association between antibiotic use and chlamydia prevalence...
  15. ncbi request reprint Efavirenz plasma concentrations did not predict cessation of therapy due to neuropsychiatric symptoms in a large randomized trial
    Tim R H Read
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Carlton, Australia
    AIDS 23:2222-3. 2009
    ..All had taken EFV for at least 4 weeks. Median EFV concentrations did not differ (P = 0.77). Measurement of EFV levels in plasma collected at variable times after the last dose did not predict central nervous system intolerance...
  16. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of Australian women who test positive for HIV: implications for giving test results
    Carol A Hopkins
    Med J Aust 186:327. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia testing in general practice - a survey of Victorian general practitioners
    Jane S Hocking
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Sex Health 3:241-4. 2006
    ..To assess the current chlamydia testing practices of Victorian general practitioners (GPs)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Do all women attending urban sexual health services need testing for gonorrhoea?
    Tim R H Read
    Sex Health 2:259-60. 2005
    ..Fifteen cases of gonorrhoea were identified among women at MSHC, all had symptoms or an identifiable risk factor. Asymptomatic women without risk factors may not require screening for Neisseria gonorrhoeae in low prevalence populations...