Jennifer Walker

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mycoplasma genitalium incidence, organism load, and treatment failure in a cohort of young Australian women
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Excellence in Rural Sexual Health, Rural Health Academic Centre, Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Clin Infect Dis 56:1094-100. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint What do young women think about having a chlamydia test? Views of women who tested positive compared with women who tested negative
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Sex Health 10:39-42. 2013
  3. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis incidence and re-infection among young women--behavioural and microbiological characteristics
    Jennifer Walker
    CERSH Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e37778. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Computer reminders for Chlamydia screening in general practice: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer Walker
    University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 37:445-50. 2010
  5. pmc Maximising retention in a longitudinal study of genital Chlamydia trachomatis among young women in Australia
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:156. 2011
  6. pmc Trends in chlamydia and gonorrhea positivity among heterosexual men and men who have sex with men attending a large urban sexual health service in Australia, 2002-2009
    Lenka A Vodstrcil
    Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 11:158. 2011
  7. pmc 'The difference in determinants of Chlamydia trachomatis and Mycoplasma genitalium in a sample of young Australian women'
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 11:35. 2011
  8. pmc Prevalent and incident bacterial vaginosis are associated with sexual and contraceptive behaviours in young Australian women
    Catriona S Bradshaw
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e57688. 2013
  9. pmc Comparison of two Mycoplasma genitalium real-time PCR detection methodologies
    Jimmy Twin
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1140-2. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The incidence of induced abortion in a prospective cohort study of 16- to 25-year-old Australian women
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Sex Health 8:439-41. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Mycoplasma genitalium incidence, organism load, and treatment failure in a cohort of young Australian women
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Excellence in Rural Sexual Health, Rural Health Academic Centre, Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Clin Infect Dis 56:1094-100. 2013
    ..This study aimed to estimate MG incidence and treatment failure and provide estimates of organism load in infection...
  2. ncbi request reprint What do young women think about having a chlamydia test? Views of women who tested positive compared with women who tested negative
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Sex Health 10:39-42. 2013
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  3. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis incidence and re-infection among young women--behavioural and microbiological characteristics
    Jennifer Walker
    CERSH Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e37778. 2012
    ..This study aimed to estimate rates of chlamydia incidence and re-infection and to investigate the dynamics of chlamydia organism load in prevalent, incident and re-infections among young Australian women...
  4. doi request reprint Computer reminders for Chlamydia screening in general practice: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer Walker
    University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 37:445-50. 2010
    ..The aim of this trial was to determine the effectiveness of a computer alert in general practice on chlamydia testing in young women...
  5. pmc Maximising retention in a longitudinal study of genital Chlamydia trachomatis among young women in Australia
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:156. 2011
    ..The aims of this paper are to describe the methods used to recruit and retain young women in a longitudinal study and to explore factors associated with loss to follow up...
  6. pmc Trends in chlamydia and gonorrhea positivity among heterosexual men and men who have sex with men attending a large urban sexual health service in Australia, 2002-2009
    Lenka A Vodstrcil
    Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 11:158. 2011
    ..To determine whether chlamydia positivity among heterosexual men (MSW) and chlamydia and gonorrhea positivity among men who have sex with men (MSM), are changing...
  7. pmc 'The difference in determinants of Chlamydia trachomatis and Mycoplasma genitalium in a sample of young Australian women'
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 11:35. 2011
    ..Differences in the determinants of Chlamydia trachomatis ('chlamydia') and Mycoplasma genitalium (MG) genital infection in women are not well understood...
  8. pmc Prevalent and incident bacterial vaginosis are associated with sexual and contraceptive behaviours in young Australian women
    Catriona S Bradshaw
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e57688. 2013
    ..To determine prevalence and incidence of bacterial vaginosis (BV) and risk factors in young sexually-active Australian women...
  9. pmc Comparison of two Mycoplasma genitalium real-time PCR detection methodologies
    Jimmy Twin
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1140-2. 2011
    ..97 (95% confidence interval [CI], 0.94 to 1.01) and no difference in bacterial load quantified (P = 0.4399)...
  10. ncbi request reprint The incidence of induced abortion in a prospective cohort study of 16- to 25-year-old Australian women
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Sex Health 8:439-41. 2011
    ..7-9.0) (n=76) and IA rate of 2.1/100 women years (95% CI: 1.4-3.2) (n=22). Differences were found between States and Territories, information which might influence the development of services in regions of Australia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia screening--Australia should strive to achieve what others have not
    Jane S Hocking
    Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:106-8. 2008
    ..This experience places it in a strong position to design and implement an innovative chlamydia screening program to reduce chlamydia prevalence...
  12. doi request reprint Advances in sampling and screening for chlamydia
    Jane S Hocking
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Future Microbiol 8:367-86. 2013
    ..Furthermore, it will discuss how advanced molecular microbiological methods can be used with self-collected specimens to further our knowledge of the epidemiology of chlamydia and the dynamics of transmission...
  13. doi request reprint Chlamydia screening strategies and outcomes in educational settings: a systematic review
    Muhammad Shahid Jamil
    From the The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA Center for Women s Health, Gender and Society, Melbourne School of Population Health, and Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA and Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Sydney Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 41:180-7. 2014
    ..1% and 26.3%). In conclusion, this systematic review shows that a variety of strategies have been used to screen large numbers of students in educational settings; however, only a few studies have reported CT management outcomes. ..