Renee Heffron

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Publications

  1. pmc Willingness of Kenyan HIV-1 serodiscordant couples to use antiretroviral-based HIV-1 prevention strategies
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359927, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:116-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A prospective study of contraceptive use among African women in HIV-1 serodiscordant partnerships
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:621-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint High prevalent and incident HIV-1 and herpes simplex virus 2 infection among male migrant and non-migrant sugar farm workers in Zambia
    Renee Heffron
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Global AIDS Program, Lusaka, Zambia
    Sex Transm Infect 87:283-8. 2011
  4. pmc Hormonal contraceptive use and risk of HIV-1 disease progression
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    AIDS 27:261-7. 2013
  5. pmc Use of hormonal contraceptives and risk of HIV-1 transmission: a prospective cohort study
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 12:19-26. 2012
  6. pmc Performance of the Focus HerpeSelect-2 enzyme immunoassay for the detection of herpes simplex virus type 2 antibodies in seven African countries
    Andrew Mujugira
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 87:238-41. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Willingness of Kenyan HIV-1 serodiscordant couples to use antiretroviral-based HIV-1 prevention strategies
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359927, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:116-9. 2012
    ..Antiretroviral treatment (ART) and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) have demonstrated efficacy as new human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1) prevention approaches for HIV-1 serodiscordant couples...
  2. doi request reprint A prospective study of contraceptive use among African women in HIV-1 serodiscordant partnerships
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:621-8. 2010
    ..Few studies have explored contraceptive use in HIV-1 serodiscordant couples, a population at high risk for HIV-1 transmission...
  3. doi request reprint High prevalent and incident HIV-1 and herpes simplex virus 2 infection among male migrant and non-migrant sugar farm workers in Zambia
    Renee Heffron
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Global AIDS Program, Lusaka, Zambia
    Sex Transm Infect 87:283-8. 2011
    ..More insight is needed regarding risk factors for prevalent and incident HIV-1 infection among male farm workers in Sub-Saharan Africa to control the HIV-1 epidemic...
  4. pmc Hormonal contraceptive use and risk of HIV-1 disease progression
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    AIDS 27:261-7. 2013
    ..For HIV-1-infected women, hormonal contraception prevents unintended pregnancy, excess maternal morbidity, and vertical HIV-1 transmission. Hormonal contraceptives are widely used but their effects on HIV-1 disease progression are unclear...
  5. pmc Use of hormonal contraceptives and risk of HIV-1 transmission: a prospective cohort study
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 12:19-26. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess the association between hormonal contraceptive use and risk of HIV-1 acquisition by women and HIV-1 transmission from HIV-1-infected women to their male partners...
  6. pmc Performance of the Focus HerpeSelect-2 enzyme immunoassay for the detection of herpes simplex virus type 2 antibodies in seven African countries
    Andrew Mujugira
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 87:238-41. 2011
    ..To compare the performance of the Focus HerpeSelect-2 enzyme immunoassay (EIA) with the gold standard herpes simplex virus (HSV) type 2 western blot, among HIV-1-uninfected men and women in east and southern Africa...