James F Blanchard

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Modelling HIV/AIDS epidemics in Botswana and India: impact of interventions to prevent transmission
    Nico J D Nagelkerke
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 80:89-96. 2002
  2. ncbi Variability in the sexual structure in a rural Indian setting: implications for HIV prevention strategies
    James F Blanchard
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0W3, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 83:i30-36. 2007
  3. ncbi The utility of administrative data for surveillance of comorbidity in multiple sclerosis: a validation study
    Ruth Ann Marrie
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Man, Canada
    Neuroepidemiology 40:85-92. 2013
  4. doi A cross-sectional study of sexually transmitted pathogen prevalence and condom use with commercial and noncommercial sex partners among clients of female sex workers in southern India
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Centre for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 40:482-9. 2013
  5. pmc Prevalence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among clients of female sex workers in Karnataka, India: a cross-sectional study
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Centre for Global Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:S4. 2011
  6. ncbi Prevalence and determinants of HIV infection in South India: a heterogeneous, rural epidemic
    Marissa L Becker
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 21:739-47. 2007
  7. pmc Changes in risk behaviours and prevalence of sexually transmitted infections following HIV preventive interventions among female sex workers in five districts in Karnataka state, south India
    B M Ramesh
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 86:i17-24. 2010
  8. pmc Mental comorbidity and multiple sclerosis: validating administrative data to support population-based surveillance
    Ruth Ann Marrie
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    BMC Neurol 13:16. 2013
  9. doi 5-aminosalicylate is not chemoprophylactic for colorectal cancer in IBD: a population based study
    Charles N Bernstein
    University of Manitoba Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:731-6. 2011
  10. doi Determinants of HIV prevalence among female sex workers in four south Indian states: analysis of cross-sectional surveys in twenty-three districts
    Banadakoppa M Ramesh
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 22:S35-44. 2008

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. pmc Modelling HIV/AIDS epidemics in Botswana and India: impact of interventions to prevent transmission
    Nico J D Nagelkerke
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 80:89-96. 2002
    ..To describe a dynamic compartmental simulation model for Botswana and India, developed to identify the best strategies for preventing spread of HIV/AIDS...
  2. ncbi Variability in the sexual structure in a rural Indian setting: implications for HIV prevention strategies
    James F Blanchard
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0W3, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 83:i30-36. 2007
    ..To describe the sexual structure, including numbers and distribution of female sex workers (FSWs) and male sexual behaviours in the Bagalkot district of the state of Karnataka in south India...
  3. ncbi The utility of administrative data for surveillance of comorbidity in multiple sclerosis: a validation study
    Ruth Ann Marrie
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Man, Canada
    Neuroepidemiology 40:85-92. 2013
    ..Although comorbidity is important in multiple sclerosis (MS), few validated methods for its assessment exist. We validated and applied administrative case definitions for several comorbidities in MS...
  4. doi A cross-sectional study of sexually transmitted pathogen prevalence and condom use with commercial and noncommercial sex partners among clients of female sex workers in southern India
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Centre for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 40:482-9. 2013
    ..Clients of female sex workers (FSWs) are an important bridging population for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections. However, the extent of risk to female noncommercial partners (NCPs) of clients has not been explored...
  5. pmc Prevalence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among clients of female sex workers in Karnataka, India: a cross-sectional study
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Centre for Global Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:S4. 2011
    ..This study sought to describe the prevalence of HIV and other STIs, as well as examine the determinants of these pathogens among a sample of clients in south India...
  6. ncbi Prevalence and determinants of HIV infection in South India: a heterogeneous, rural epidemic
    Marissa L Becker
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 21:739-47. 2007
    ..To assess the prevalence and determinants of HIV infection in the general population in Bagalkot district, a largely rural district in the southern Indian state of Karnataka...
  7. pmc Changes in risk behaviours and prevalence of sexually transmitted infections following HIV preventive interventions among female sex workers in five districts in Karnataka state, south India
    B M Ramesh
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 86:i17-24. 2010
    ..To examine the impact of a large-scale HIV prevention programme for female sex workers (FSW) in Karnataka state, south India, on the prevalence of HIV/sexually transmitted infections (STI), condom use and programme coverage...
  8. pmc Mental comorbidity and multiple sclerosis: validating administrative data to support population-based surveillance
    Ruth Ann Marrie
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    BMC Neurol 13:16. 2013
    ..We validated and applied administrative case definitions for any mental comorbidities in MS...
  9. doi 5-aminosalicylate is not chemoprophylactic for colorectal cancer in IBD: a population based study
    Charles N Bernstein
    University of Manitoba Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:731-6. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine if use of 5-aminosalicylates (5-ASA) was associated with a reduced risk of colorectal cancer (CRC) in people with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  10. doi Determinants of HIV prevalence among female sex workers in four south Indian states: analysis of cross-sectional surveys in twenty-three districts
    Banadakoppa M Ramesh
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 22:S35-44. 2008
    ..In four states in southern India we explored the determinants of HIV prevalence among female sex workers (FSW), as well as factors associated with district-level variations in HIV prevalence among FSW...
  11. pmc The size and distribution of key populations at greater risk of HIV in Pakistan: implications for resource allocation for scaling up HIV prevention programmes
    Faran Emmanuel
    Centre for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 89:ii11-7. 2013
    ..We sought to propose and describe an approach to resource allocation which would maximise the impact and allocative efficiency of HIV prevention programmes...
  12. ncbi Understanding the social and cultural contexts of female sex workers in Karnataka, India: implications for prevention of HIV infection
    James F Blanchard
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Infect Dis 191:S139-46. 2005
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  13. doi Circumstances, experiences and processes surrounding women's entry into sex work in India
    Leigh M McClarty
    a Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Cult Health Sex 16:149-63. 2014
    ....
  14. pmc Factors associated with sexual violence against men who have sex with men and transgendered individuals in Karnataka, India
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e31705. 2012
    ..As SV has been associated with HIV vulnerability, this study examined health related behaviours and practices associated with SV among MSM-T...
  15. doi Association between the use of antibiotics and new diagnoses of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
    Souradet Y Shaw
    University of Manitoba Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:2133-42. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if the use of antibiotics 2-5 years before diagnosis was associated with the development of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  16. doi Declines in risk behaviour and sexually transmitted infection prevalence following a community-led HIV preventive intervention among female sex workers in Mysore, India
    Sushena Reza-Paul
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 22:S91-100. 2008
    ..The key programme components were: community mobilization and peer-mediated outreach; increasing access to and utilization of sexual health services; and enhancing the enabling environment to support programme activities...
  17. doi Discrepancies between the self-reporting of STI preventive care and the actual care provided by male doctors to male patients in Karnataka, India
    Javier Mignone
    Department of Family Social Sciences, Faculty of Human Ecology, The University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 86:391-2. 2010
    ..To examine the discrepancies between the self-reporting of STI preventive care and the actual care provided by male doctors to male patients in several subdistricts of the state of Karnataka, south India...
  18. doi Isotretinoin is not associated with inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based case-control study
    Charles N Bernstein
    University of Manitoba IBD Clinical and Research Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:2774-8. 2009
    ..There is anecdotal evidence that isotretinoin use is associated with development of colitis. We aimed at determining whether there is an association between isotretinoin use and development of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  19. pmc Community mobilization, empowerment and HIV prevention among female sex workers in south India
    Andrea K Blanchard
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 Medical Service Building, 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3E 0W3, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:234. 2013
    ....
  20. doi From individuals to complex systems: exploring the sexual networks of men who have sex with men in three cities of Karnataka, India
    Robert Lorway
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, R070 Med Rehab Building, 771 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, R3E 0T6, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 86:iii70-78. 2010
    ..This paper analyses a set of sexual contact network (SCN) snapshots in relation to ethnographic findings to reorientate individual-level explanations of risk behaviour in terms of more complex systems...
  21. doi Impact of an intensive HIV prevention programme for female sex workers on HIV prevalence among antenatal clinic attenders in Karnataka state, south India: an ecological analysis
    Stephen Moses
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 22:S101-8. 2008
    ....
  22. ncbi The incidence of arterial thromboembolic diseases in inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based study
    Charles N Bernstein
    University of Manitoba IBD Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:41-5. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine if there was an increased risk for arterial thromboembolic diseases (ATED) in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  23. ncbi Diarrheal disease among HIV-infected adults in Karnataka, India: evaluation of risk factors and etiology
    Marissa L Becker
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Department of Community Health Sciences, and Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:718-22. 2007
    ..Important risk factors for diarrhea were identified. Protection by TMP/SMX reinforces the importance of prophylaxis. These data suggest that treatment with an antibiotic and anti-parasitic medication may be effective...
  24. doi The descriptive epidemiology of male sex workers in Pakistan: a biological and behavioural examination
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Centre for Global Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 87:73-80. 2011
    ..There is a dearth of published information on the characteristics of sex workers in Pakistan. This study sought to characterise and compare hijra and non-hijra sex workers from eight large cities in Pakistan...
  25. pmc Heterogeneity of characteristics, structure, and dynamics of male and hijra sex workers in selected cities of Pakistan
    Laura H Thompson
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Centre for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 89:ii43-47. 2013
    ..We sought to describe the characteristics and operational dynamics of male sex workers (MSW) and hijra sex workers (HSWs) in 11 cities across Pakistan in 2011...
  26. pmc The organisation, operational dynamics and structure of female sex work in Pakistan
    Faran Emmanuel
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Centre for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 89:ii29-33. 2013
    ..In this paper, we describe the social organisation and structural patterns of female sex work in different geographic regions of Pakistan...
  27. ncbi Is HIV prevalence declining in southern India? Evidence from two rounds of general population surveys in Bagalkot District, Karnataka
    Rajaram S Potty
    CHARME India Project, Bangalore, India
    Sex Transm Dis 39:761-8. 2012
    ..To assess the levels and trends in the prevalence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections in the general population in Bagalkot district using 2 cross-sectional surveys undertaken in 2003 and 2009...
  28. doi Assessing HIV risk in workplaces for prioritizing HIV preventive interventions in Karnataka State, India
    Shiva S Halli
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 36:556-63. 2009
    ..To develop a model for prioritizing economic sectors for HIV preventive intervention programs in the workplace...
  29. ncbi A population-based case control study of potential risk factors for IBD
    Charles N Bernstein
    University of Manitoba Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:993-1002. 2006
    ..We aimed to pursue potential etiological clues to Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) through a population-based case control survey study...
  30. ncbi Dhandha, dharma and disease: traditional sex work and HIV/AIDS in rural India
    John O'Neil
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 59:851-60. 2004
    ..We conclude that interventions designed to empower women collectively in these communities that are consistent with cultural traditions are needed to lead to healthier sexual behaviours and reduced risk of HIV/AIDS infection...
  31. ncbi The epidemiology of inflammatory bowel disease in Canada: a population-based study
    Charles N Bernstein
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:1559-68. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the incidence and prevalence of CD and UC in diverse regions of Canada and the overall burden of IBD in Canada...
  32. ncbi The epidemiology of diabetes in the Manitoba-registered First Nation population: current patterns and comparative trends
    Chris Green
    Epidemiology Unit, Manitoba Health, Winnipeg, Canada
    Diabetes Care 26:1993-8. 2003
    ..This study provides an overview of the epidemiology of diabetes in the Manitoba First Nation population...
  33. ncbi Association between early childhood otitis media and pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: an exploratory population-based analysis
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Pediatr 162:510-4. 2013
    ..To determine whether a diagnosis of otitis media in the first 5 years of childhood is associated with the development of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  34. pmc The Intersection between Sex Work and Reproductive Health in Northern Karnataka, India: Identifying Gaps and Opportunities in the Context of HIV Prevention
    Marissa Becker
    Center for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba, R070 Med Rehab Building, 771 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3E 0T6
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:842576. 2012
    ..Antenatal HIV testing remains low in the context of ongoing sex work during pregnancy. Existing HIV prevention programs are well positioned to immediately integrate reproductive health care with HIV interventions targeted to FSWs...
  35. doi Direct medical cost of managing IBD patients: a Canadian population-based study
    Charles N Bernstein
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 18:1498-508. 2012
    ..This study aimed to quantify the direct medical cost of treating inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in Manitoba in 2005/2006...
  36. doi A population-based study of health-care resource use among infliximab users
    Zoann Nugent
    IBD Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:2009-16. 2010
    ..We sought to describe the characteristics of health-care utilization (HCU) among patients with Crohn's disease using infliximab (IFX)...
  37. ncbi Population-based case-control study of measles, mumps, and rubella and inflammatory bowel disease
    Charles N Bernstein
    University of Manitoba Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:759-62. 2007
    ..We aimed to determine if Crohn's disease (CD) or ulcerative colitis (UC) subjects are more likely to be seropositive for measles, mumps, or rubella than controls...
  38. doi Association between the use of antibiotics in the first year of life and pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:2687-92. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine if early use of antibiotics was associated with the development of IBD in childhood...
  39. doi Emergent properties and structural patterns in sexually transmitted infection and HIV research
    James F Blanchard
    Centre for Global Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0T6, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 86:iii4-9. 2010
    ..To understand more fully the causes of STI and HIV epidemics it is necessary to reconcile individual and population approaches and bring together sociological and biomedical streams of research...
  40. pmc Study of animal-borne infections in the mucosas of patients with inflammatory bowel disease and population-based controls
    Charles N Bernstein
    University of Manitoba Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 41:4986-90. 2003
    ..In conclusion, by performing PCR with mucosal samples from patients with Crohn's disease and controls, no association between Crohn's disease and infection with M. avium or any of the other six zoonotic agents studied could be found...
  41. ncbi Preventable feto-infant mortality: application of a conceptual framework for perinatal health surveillance to Manitoba perinatal outcomes
    Maureen Heaman
    Faculty of Nursing, Helen Glass Centre for Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
    Can J Public Health 93:S27-32. 2002
    ..This paper demonstrates the application of a conceptual framework in the analysis of feto-infant mortality data in the province of Manitoba...
  42. pmc Population-based case control study of seroprevalence of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis in patients with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
    Charles N Bernstein
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1129-35. 2004
    ..paratuberculosis. Hence, the possibility of an association between M. paratuberculosis and CD remains inconclusive...
  43. doi Association between spring season of birth and Crohn's disease
    Souradet Y Shaw
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:277-82. 2014
    ..We investigated the relationship between season of birth, early childhood exposure to antibiotics, and incidence of IBD...
  44. ncbi Rising prevalence of vascular comorbidities in multiple sclerosis: validation of administrative definitions for diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia
    Ruth Ann Marrie
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Mult Scler 18:1310-9. 2012
    ..Despite the importance of comorbidity in multiple sclerosis (MS), methods for comorbidity assessment in MS are poorly developed...
  45. pmc Characterizing sexual histories of women before formal sex-work in south India from a cross-sectional survey: implications for HIV/STI prevention
    Sharmistha Mishra
    Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:829. 2012
    ....
  46. pmc Model for equitable care and outcomes for remote full care hemodialysis units
    Keevin Bernstein
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 1R9, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:645-51. 2010
    ..Survival in remotely located full-care units is compared with a large, urban full-care center with onsite nephrologists...
  47. pmc Can the UNAIDS modes of transmission model be improved? A comparison of the original and revised model projections using data from a setting in west Africa
    Holly J Prudden
    aLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK bNigeria National Agency for the Control of AIDS, Abuja, Nigeria cUniversity of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 27:2623-35. 2013
    ..Using input data from Nigeria, we compare projections from the MoT with those from a revised model that incorporates additional heterogeneity...
  48. ncbi The clustering of other chronic inflammatory diseases in inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based study
    Charles N Bernstein
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Gastroenterology 129:827-36. 2005
    ..We aimed to discern the relative risk for several chronic inflammatory conditions in patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn's disease...
  49. ncbi A model for non-communicable disease surveillance in Canada: the prairie pilot diabetes surveillance system
    Robert C James
    Centre for Health and Policy Studies, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Chronic Dis Can 25:7-12. 2004
    ....
  50. pmc Estimating the size of the female sex worker population in Kenya to inform HIV prevention programming
    Willis Omondi Odek
    Centre for Global Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e89180. 2014
    ..We undertook a national geographical mapping exercise in 2011/2012 to assess the locations and population size of FSW in Kenya, to facilitate targeted HIV prevention services for this population...
  51. ncbi Risk factors for spontaneous preterm birth among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women in Manitoba
    Maureen I Heaman
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:181-93. 2005
    ..These modifiable risk factors lend themselves to public health interventions, and should be targeted in future prevention efforts...
  52. ncbi The association between corticosteroid use and development of fractures among IBD patients in a population-based database
    Charles N Bernstein
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:1797-801. 2003
    ..We aimed to determine whether patients with IBD drawn from a population-based database who sustain fractures are more likely to have been using corticosteroids than a matched group of IBD patients who did not fracture...
  53. pmc Molecular detection and seroepidemiology of the Chlamydia pneumoniae bacteriophage (PhiCpn1)
    Karuna P Karunakaran
    University of British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 40:4010-4. 2002
    ..9; 95% confidence interval, 1.1 to 175). Our studies indicate that phage-containing strains of C. pneumoniae are uncommonly found by isolation but may commonly infect individuals with vascular disease...
  54. ncbi Response to Gisselquist and Correa's article regarding heterosexual commercial sex and India's HIV epidemic
    James F Blanchard
    Int J STD AIDS 18:359-60; author reply 360-2. 2007
  55. ncbi Does the use of 5-aminosalicylates in inflammatory bowel disease prevent the development of colorectal cancer?
    Charles N Bernstein
    Department of Internal Medicine, John Buhler Research Centre, 804F 715 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3P4
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:2784-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether use of 5-ASA was associated with a reduced risk of CRC in these patients...
  56. ncbi Association between medical injections and HIV infection in a community-based study in India
    Marissa L Becker
    AIDS 19:1334-6. 2005