S Moses

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Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. pmc Heterogeneity of the HIV epidemic in the general population of Karnataka state, south India
    Pradeep Banandur
    CHARME II Project, Bangalore 560044, India
    BMC Public Health 11:S13. 2011
  4. pmc A dose-response relationship between exposure to a large-scale HIV preventive intervention and consistent condom use with different sexual partners of female sex workers in southern India
    Kathleen N Deering
    Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:S8. 2011
  5. pmc Determinants of condom breakage among female sex workers in Karnataka, India
    Janet Bradley
    CHARME India Project, Bangalore India KHPT office, IT Park 5th floor, 1 4 Rajajinagar Industrial Area, Behind KSSIDC Admin Office, Rajajinagar, Bangalore 560 044, India
    BMC Public Health 11:S14. 2011
  6. pmc Condom use within non-commercial partnerships of female sex workers in southern India
    Kathleen N Deering
    Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:S11. 2011
  7. pmc Changes in HIV knowledge, and socio-cultural and sexual attitudes in South India from 2003-2009
    Janet Bradley
    CHARME India Project, Bangalore, India KHPT office, IT Park 5th floor, 1 4 Rajajinagar Industrial Area, Behind KSSIDC Admin Office, Rajajinagar, Bangalore 560 044, India
    BMC Public Health 11:S12. 2011
  8. pmc Spatial distribution and cluster analysis of sexual risk behaviors reported by young men in Kisumu, Kenya
    Nelli Westercamp
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 W Taylor Street, MC 923, Chicago, IL 60612 4394, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 9:24. 2010
  9. pmc An integrated structural intervention to reduce vulnerability to HIV and sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Karnataka state, south India
    Vandana Gurnani
    Karnataka Health Promotion Trust, Rajajinagar, Bangalore 560 044, India
    BMC Public Health 11:755. 2011
  10. pmc Violence against female sex workers in Karnataka state, south India: impact on health, and reductions in violence following an intervention program
    Tara S H Beattie
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:476. 2010

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  1. 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
    ....
  2. 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
    ....
  3. pmc Heterogeneity of the HIV epidemic in the general population of Karnataka state, south India
    Pradeep Banandur
    CHARME II Project, Bangalore 560044, India
    BMC Public Health 11:S13. 2011
    ..Data from these three surveys were analysed to understand heterogeneity in HIV risk...
  4. pmc A dose-response relationship between exposure to a large-scale HIV preventive intervention and consistent condom use with different sexual partners of female sex workers in southern India
    Kathleen N Deering
    Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:S8. 2011
    ..This study assessed if intervention exposure was associated with condom use with FSWs' sexual partners, including a dose-response relationship...
  5. pmc Determinants of condom breakage among female sex workers in Karnataka, India
    Janet Bradley
    CHARME India Project, Bangalore India KHPT office, IT Park 5th floor, 1 4 Rajajinagar Industrial Area, Behind KSSIDC Admin Office, Rajajinagar, Bangalore 560 044, India
    BMC Public Health 11:S14. 2011
    ..It is important therefore to quantify condom breakage rates, and examine what factors might precipitate condom breakage, so that programmers can identify those at risk, and develop appropriate interventions...
  6. pmc Condom use within non-commercial partnerships of female sex workers in southern India
    Kathleen N Deering
    Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:S11. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Changes in HIV knowledge, and socio-cultural and sexual attitudes in South India from 2003-2009
    Janet Bradley
    CHARME India Project, Bangalore, India KHPT office, IT Park 5th floor, 1 4 Rajajinagar Industrial Area, Behind KSSIDC Admin Office, Rajajinagar, Bangalore 560 044, India
    BMC Public Health 11:S12. 2011
    ..We examined changes in attitudes around HIV in Bagalkot district, south India, between 2003 and 2009...
  8. pmc Spatial distribution and cluster analysis of sexual risk behaviors reported by young men in Kisumu, Kenya
    Nelli Westercamp
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 W Taylor Street, MC 923, Chicago, IL 60612 4394, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 9:24. 2010
    ..The well-established connection between HIV risk behavior and place of residence points to the importance of geographic clustering in the potential transmission of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STI)...
  9. pmc An integrated structural intervention to reduce vulnerability to HIV and sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Karnataka state, south India
    Vandana Gurnani
    Karnataka Health Promotion Trust, Rajajinagar, Bangalore 560 044, India
    BMC Public Health 11:755. 2011
    ..We mobilised FSWs and appraised them of their legal rights, and worked with FSWs and people with HIV/AIDS to implement sensitization and awareness training for more than 175 government officials, 13,500 police and 950 journalists...
  10. pmc Violence against female sex workers in Karnataka state, south India: impact on health, and reductions in violence following an intervention program
    Tara S H Beattie
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:476. 2010
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  11. pmc Modelling the public health impact of male circumcision for HIV prevention in high prevalence areas in Africa
    Nico J D Nagelkerke
    Department of Community Medicine, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates
    BMC Infect Dis 7:16. 2007
    ..However, the public health impact of large-scale male circumcision programs for HIV prevention is unclear...
  12. doi request reprint 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
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  13. pmc Response of a sexually transmitted infection epidemic to a treatment and prevention programme in Nairobi, Kenya
    S Moses
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 78:i114-20. 2002
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  14. doi request reprint Concepts and strategies for scaling up focused prevention for sex workers in India
    J F Blanchard
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 84:ii19-23. 2008
    ..To describe the concepts, strategies and field results of a project to scale up prevention programmes and services for female sex workers (FSWs) in Karnataka, India...
  15. doi request reprint High-risk sex among mobile female sex workers in the context of jatras (religious festivals) in Karnataka, India
    S S Halli
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Canada
    Int J STD AIDS 21:746-51. 2010
    ..Condom availability and accessibility at jatras should be a priority for HIV prevention programmes, and such programmes should make efforts to introduce outreach activities at jatras...
  16. ncbi request reprint The role of collectives in STI and HIV/AIDS prevention among female sex workers in Karnataka, India
    S S Halli
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    AIDS Care 18:739-49. 2006
    ..More longitudinal and qualitative studies are required to better understand the nature of sex worker collectives and the benefits that they can provide...
  17. doi request reprint Rates and determinants of HIV-attributable mortality among rural female sex workers in Northern Karnataka, India
    M L Becker
    Centre for Global Public Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Int J STD AIDS 23:36-40. 2012
    ..Despite significant efforts, there remain considerable gaps in HIV prevention near or before entry into sex work, as well as access and uptake of HIV treatment among FSWs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Formal and informal sector health providers in southern India: role in the prevention and care of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV/AIDS
    J Mignone
    Faculty of Human Ecology, University of Manitoba, Canada
    AIDS Care 19:152-8. 2007
    ..This paper analyses and compares the three different types of HCPs with respect to these parameters and discusses implications for STI/HIV/AIDS prevention and care programs...
  19. pmc Anal and dry sex in commercial sex work, and relation to risk for sexually transmitted infections and HIV in Meru, Kenya
    M Schwandt
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3E OW3
    Sex Transm Infect 82:392-6. 2006
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  20. pmc The evolving epidemiology of chlamydial and gonococcal infections in response to control programs in Winnipeg, Canada
    J F Blanchard
    Epidemiology Unit, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Am J Public Health 88:1496-502. 1998
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe and compare the transmission dynamics of chlamydia and gonorrhea in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and to assess implications for control programs...
  21. ncbi request reprint To cut or not to cut: a modeling approach for assessing the role of male circumcision in HIV control
    C N Podder
    Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, Canada
    Bull Math Biol 69:2447-66. 2007
    ..It is shown that the combined use of male circumcision and ARVs is more effective in reducing disease burden than the combined use of male circumcision and condoms for a moderate condom compliance rate...
  22. doi request reprint Identification of three novel human leukocyte antigen alleles, HLA-B*58:43, HLA-C*03:190, and HLA-DPA1*01:12, in an East African cohort
    M Nykoluk
    HIV and Human Genetics, National Microbiology Laboratory, Winnipeg, Canada
    Tissue Antigens 82:131-3. 2013
    ..HLA-DPA1*01:12 was identical to HLA-DPA1*01:03:01:01 with the exception of a nucleotide change at codon 66 in exon 2 (TTG→TCG), and resulted in the amino acid change from Leucine to Serine. ..
  23. pmc Geographical variations in the epidemiology of bacterial sexually transmitted infections in Manitoba, Canada
    L J Elliott
    Epidemiology Unit, Manitoba Health, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 78:i139-44. 2002
    ..New epidemiological tools are also required for better monitoring of the impact of prevention and control activities and to inform the content of these activities...
  24. pmc Evaluating large-scale HIV prevention interventions: study design for an integrated mathematical modelling approach
    M C Boily
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, W2 1PG, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 83:582-9. 2007
    ..There is an urgent need to evaluate HIV prevention interventions, thereby improving our understanding of what works, under what circumstances and what is cost effective...
  25. pmc Sexual patterning and condom use among a group of HIV vulnerable men in Thika, Kenya
    A Ferguson
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba and Strengthening STD HIV Control in Kenya Project, PO Box 19676, Nairobi, Kenya
    Sex Transm Infect 80:435-9. 2004
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  26. pmc Sexually transmitted infections and vaginal douching in a population of female sex workers in Nairobi, Kenya
    K Fonck
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Sex Transm Infect 77:271-5. 2001
    ..Further research is required to better understand the complex relation between douching, risk for bacterial vaginosis, and risk for HIV and other STIs...
  27. pmc What is the achievable effectiveness of the India AIDS Initiative intervention among female sex workers under target coverage? Model projections from southern India
    J R Williams
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:372-80. 2006
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  28. pmc Herpes simplex virus type 2 infection among young uncircumcised men in Kisumu, Kenya
    S D Mehta
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois Chicago School of Public Health, Illinois, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 84:42-8. 2008
    ..To identify factors associated with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) infection among men aged 18-24 in Kisumu, Kenya...
  29. doi request reprint Lack of effectiveness of cellulose sulfate gel for the prevention of vaginal HIV transmission
    Lut Van Damme
    CONRAD, Arlington, VA, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:463-72. 2008
    ..Women make up more than 50% of adults living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection or the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in sub-Saharan Africa. Thus, female-initiated HIV prevention methods are urgently needed...