Kristien Michielsen

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Improving adolescent sexual and reproductive health in Latin America: reflections from an International Congress
    Kathya Córdova Pozo
    South Group, C, Ecuador O 138, Edificio Holanda, A 3A, Cochabamba, Bolivia
    Reprod Health 12:11. 2015
  2. pmc Nothing as Practical as a Good Theory? The Theoretical Basis of HIV Prevention Interventions for Young People in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Systematic Review
    Kristien Michielsen
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185 P3, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:345327. 2012
  3. pmc Effectiveness of a peer-led HIV prevention intervention in secondary schools in Rwanda: results from a non-randomized controlled trial
    Kristien Michielsen
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, De Pintelaan, 185 6K4, 9000, Gent, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 12:729. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness of HIV prevention for youth in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized and nonrandomized trials
    Kristien Michielsen
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS 24:1193-202. 2010
  5. pmc Sexual onset and contraceptive use among adolescents from poor neighbourhoods in Managua, Nicaragua
    Peter Decat
    International Centre for Reproductive Health ICRH, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 20:88-100. 2015
  6. doi request reprint HIV among out-of-school youth in Eastern and Southern Africa: a review
    Koen Stroeken
    Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS Care 24:186-94. 2012
  7. pmc Rwandan young people's perceptions on sexuality and relationships: results from a qualitative study using the 'mailbox technique'
    Kristien Michielsen
    a MA in Social and Political Sciences, PhD in Social Medical Sciences, is Post Doctoral Assistant at the International Centre for Reproductive Health, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    SAHARA J 11:51-60. 2014
  8. doi request reprint HIV prevention through sport: the case of the Mathare Youth Sport Association in Kenya
    Wim Delva
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS Care 22:1012-20. 2010
  9. pmc A cross-sectional study on attitudes toward gender equality, sexual behavior, positive sexual experiences, and communication about sex among sexually active and non-sexually active adolescents in Bolivia and Ecuador
    Sara De Meyer
    International Centre for Reproductive Health ICRH, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Glob Health Action 7:24089. 2014
  10. pmc Prevalence and evolution of intimate partner violence before and during pregnancy: a cross-sectional study
    An Sofie Van Parys
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ghent University, International Centre for Reproductive Health, Belgium, De Pintelaan 185, UZP 114, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:294. 2014

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Publications12

  1. pmc Improving adolescent sexual and reproductive health in Latin America: reflections from an International Congress
    Kathya Córdova Pozo
    South Group, C, Ecuador O 138, Edificio Holanda, A 3A, Cochabamba, Bolivia
    Reprod Health 12:11. 2015
    ..In a region that contains substantial barriers of access to ASRH education and services, and some of the highest adolescent pregnancy rates in the world, the participants agreed that there is no time to lose. ..
  2. pmc Nothing as Practical as a Good Theory? The Theoretical Basis of HIV Prevention Interventions for Young People in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Systematic Review
    Kristien Michielsen
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185 P3, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:345327. 2012
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  3. pmc Effectiveness of a peer-led HIV prevention intervention in secondary schools in Rwanda: results from a non-randomized controlled trial
    Kristien Michielsen
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, De Pintelaan, 185 6K4, 9000, Gent, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 12:729. 2012
    ..4% in young men and 3.3% in young women. This study assesses the effectiveness of a peer-led HIV prevention intervention in secondary schools in Rwanda on young people's sexual behavior, HIV knowledge and attitudes...
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness of HIV prevention for youth in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized and nonrandomized trials
    Kristien Michielsen
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS 24:1193-202. 2010
    ..Systematically assess the effectiveness of HIV-prevention interventions in changing sexual behaviour of young people (10-25 years) in sub-Saharan Africa...
  5. pmc Sexual onset and contraceptive use among adolescents from poor neighbourhoods in Managua, Nicaragua
    Peter Decat
    International Centre for Reproductive Health ICRH, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 20:88-100. 2015
    ..The prevalence of teenage pregnancies in Nicaragua is the highest in Latin-America. This study aimed to gain insight into factors which determine the sexual behaviours concerned...
  6. doi request reprint HIV among out-of-school youth in Eastern and Southern Africa: a review
    Koen Stroeken
    Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS Care 24:186-94. 2012
    ..To verify such double effect of being-in-school we need to complement the behavioral research of the past decade with longitudinal cohort analyses that map sexual networks, in various regions...
  7. pmc Rwandan young people's perceptions on sexuality and relationships: results from a qualitative study using the 'mailbox technique'
    Kristien Michielsen
    a MA in Social and Political Sciences, PhD in Social Medical Sciences, is Post Doctoral Assistant at the International Centre for Reproductive Health, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    SAHARA J 11:51-60. 2014
    ..They apply seemingly contradictory norms and behaviours concerning sexuality. In conclusion, we have formulated several recommendations for SRH interventions...
  8. doi request reprint HIV prevention through sport: the case of the Mathare Youth Sport Association in Kenya
    Wim Delva
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS Care 22:1012-20. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc A cross-sectional study on attitudes toward gender equality, sexual behavior, positive sexual experiences, and communication about sex among sexually active and non-sexually active adolescents in Bolivia and Ecuador
    Sara De Meyer
    International Centre for Reproductive Health ICRH, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Glob Health Action 7:24089. 2014
    ..It is widely agreed upon that gender is a key aspect of sexuality however, questions remain on how gender exactly influences adolescents' sexual health...
  10. pmc Prevalence and evolution of intimate partner violence before and during pregnancy: a cross-sectional study
    An Sofie Van Parys
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ghent University, International Centre for Reproductive Health, Belgium, De Pintelaan 185, UZP 114, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:294. 2014
    ..The objectives are to study the prevalence of psychological abuse, as well as physical & sexual violence, and to provide insight into the evolution of IPV 12 months before and during pregnancy...
  11. pmc Determinants of acceptance and subsequent uptake of the HPV vaccine in a cohort in Eldoret, Kenya
    Heleen Vermandere
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 9:e109353. 2014
    ..In addition, future HPV vaccination campaigns should address concerns about side effects, targeting men and women, given both their involvement in HPV vaccination decision-making. ..