D M Patrick

Summary

Affiliation: British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Routine prenatal screening for HIV in a low-prevalence setting
    D M Patrick
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control Society, Vancouver
    CMAJ 159:942-7. 1998
  2. ncbi Non-nominal HIV surveillance: preserving privacy while tracking an epidemic
    D M Patrick
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control Society, Vancouver
    Can J Public Health 90:164-7. 1999
  3. ncbi Public health and hepatitis C
    D M Patrick
    Communicable Disease Epidemiology Services, UBC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver
    Can J Public Health 91:S18-21, S19-23. 2000
  4. ncbi Antenatal seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) in Canadian women: HSV-2 prevalence increases throughout the reproductive years
    D M Patrick
    University of British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 28:424-8. 2001
  5. pmc Incidence of hepatitis C virus infection among injection drug users during an outbreak of HIV infection
    D M Patrick
    University of British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 165:889-95. 2001
  6. pmc Heterosexual outbreak of infectious syphilis: epidemiological and ethnographic analysis and implications for control
    D M Patrick
    University of British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 78:i164-9. 2002
  7. pmc The social determinants of emergency department and hospital use by injection drug users in Canada
    A Palepu
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Urban Health 76:409-18. 1999
  8. doi Youth's experiences with STI testing in four communities in British Columbia, Canada
    J Shoveller
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 85:397-401. 2009
  9. doi Intention of parents to have male children vaccinated with the human papillomavirus vaccine
    G S Ogilvie
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, 655 West 12 Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4R4 Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 84:318-23. 2008
  10. doi Toll-like receptors 2 and 4 and the cryopyrin inflammasome in normal pregnancy and pre-eclampsia
    F Xie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BJOG 117:99-108. 2010

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Publications17

  1. pmc Routine prenatal screening for HIV in a low-prevalence setting
    D M Patrick
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control Society, Vancouver
    CMAJ 159:942-7. 1998
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess the effect of British Columbia's June 1994 guidelines for prenatal HIV screening on the rate of maternal-fetal HIV transmission and to estimate the cost-effectiveness of such screening...
  2. ncbi Non-nominal HIV surveillance: preserving privacy while tracking an epidemic
    D M Patrick
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control Society, Vancouver
    Can J Public Health 90:164-7. 1999
    ..To enhance HIV surveillance within a non-nominal provincial testing system...
  3. ncbi Public health and hepatitis C
    D M Patrick
    Communicable Disease Epidemiology Services, UBC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver
    Can J Public Health 91:S18-21, S19-23. 2000
    ..Public policy alternatives, such as legalization and regulation of injection drugs, are being debated. Improved HCV preventive strategies are urgently required and need careful evaluation...
  4. ncbi Antenatal seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) in Canadian women: HSV-2 prevalence increases throughout the reproductive years
    D M Patrick
    University of British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 28:424-8. 2001
    ..This study sought to provide the first population estimates of herpes simplex type 2 (HSV-2) seroprevalence in Canada...
  5. pmc Incidence of hepatitis C virus infection among injection drug users during an outbreak of HIV infection
    D M Patrick
    University of British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 165:889-95. 2001
    ..The objectives of this study were to measure the prevalence and incidence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in this context and to examine factors associated with HCV seroconversion among IDUs...
  6. pmc Heterosexual outbreak of infectious syphilis: epidemiological and ethnographic analysis and implications for control
    D M Patrick
    University of British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 78:i164-9. 2002
    ..9 per case). The geographical and demographic concentration of this outbreak led to consideration of a programme of focused mass treatment with single dose azithromycin...
  7. pmc The social determinants of emergency department and hospital use by injection drug users in Canada
    A Palepu
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Urban Health 76:409-18. 1999
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the relationship between sociodemographic characteristics and human immunodeficiency (HIV) status of a cohort of injection drug users (IDUs) on their self-reported health service utilization...
  8. doi Youth's experiences with STI testing in four communities in British Columbia, Canada
    J Shoveller
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 85:397-401. 2009
    ..To analyse the experiences of youths accessing sexually transmitted infection (STI) services and to examine the perspectives of service providers in four British Columbia communities...
  9. doi Intention of parents to have male children vaccinated with the human papillomavirus vaccine
    G S Ogilvie
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, 655 West 12 Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4R4 Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 84:318-23. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to ascertain parental intentions to vaccinate their sons with an HPV vaccine and to determine factors that predict this intention...
  10. doi Toll-like receptors 2 and 4 and the cryopyrin inflammasome in normal pregnancy and pre-eclampsia
    F Xie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BJOG 117:99-108. 2010
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  11. ncbi Chlamydia trachomatis in adolescents and adults. Clinical and economic implications
    C A Marra
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 13:191-222. 1998
    ..Empirical treatment of all patients is also cost effective; however, it may not be feasible for all health systems. A single dose of azithromycin is the most cost-effective antimicrobial agent for treatment of C. trachomatis infection...
  12. ncbi Use of incentives to increase compliance for TB screening in a population of intravenous drug users. Vancouver Injection Drug Use Study Group
    J M FitzGerald
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control Society, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:153-5. 1999
    ..Subjects' compliance for returning to have TB skin test results read is a major problem. In the setting of a needle exchange program we evaluated the role of financial incentives to increase compliance...
  13. ncbi HIV vaccine preparedness studies in the organization for economic co-operation and development (OECD) countries
    S Dhalla
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    AIDS Care 19:1118-27. 2007
    ..This review provides an in-depth summary of HIV vaccine preparedness studies that were conducted in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development countries...
  14. doi Perceptions of sexual partner safety
    C L Masaro
    Division of Epidemiology Services, University of British Columbia UBC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 35:566-71. 2008
    ..The objective of this research was to determine the extent to which partner safety beliefs were used to evaluate partner safety, and whether these beliefs influenced perceptions of personal STI/HIV risk...
  15. pmc Patient satisfaction with care for genital herpes: insights from a global survey
    D M Patrick
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 80:192-7. 2004
    ..To describe patient experiences and views regarding genital herpes management...
  16. ncbi Tuberculin skin test size and risk of tuberculosis development: a large population-based study in contacts
    O Morán-Mendoza
    Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:1014-20. 2007
    ..Contacts of tuberculosis (TB) cases identified from eight Provincial databases in British Columbia, Canada, between 1990 and 2000...
  17. ncbi Two outbreaks of botulism associated with fermented salmon roe--British Columbia, August 2001
    M Dawar
    First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, British Columbia Yukon Region, Health Canada
    Can Commun Dis Rep 28:45-9. 2002