Rachel K Jewkes

Summary

Affiliation: Medical Research Council
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of rape and sexual coercion in South Africa: an overview
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 55:1231-44. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Rape of girls in South Africa
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Lancet 359:319-20. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint A cluster randomized-controlled trial to determine the effectiveness of Stepping Stones in preventing HIV infections and promoting safer sexual behaviour amongst youth in the rural Eastern Cape, South Africa: trial design, methods and baseline findings
    R Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 11:3-16. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Rape perpetration by young, rural South African men: Prevalence, patterns and risk factors
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Medical Research Council Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 63:2949-61. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and factors associated with non-partner rape perpetration: findings from the UN Multi-country Cross-sectional Study on Men and Violence in Asia and the Pacific
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Pretoria, South Africa Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 1:e208-18. 2013
  6. pmc Prevalence of consensual male-male sex and sexual violence, and associations with HIV in South Africa: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Kristin L Dunkle
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS Med 10:e1001472. 2013
  7. pmc Men, prostitution and the provider role: understanding the intersections of economic exchange, sex, crime and violence in South Africa
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 7:e40821. 2012
  8. pmc Transactional relationships and sex with a woman in prostitution: prevalence and patterns in a representative sample of South African men
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria and School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:325. 2012
  9. pmc Prospective study of rape perpetration by young South African men: incidence & risk factors
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 7:e38210. 2012
  10. pmc Sexuality and the limits of agency among South African teenage women: theorising femininities and their connections to HIV risk practices
    R Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council and School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 74:1729-37. 2012

Detail Information

Publications60

  1. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of rape and sexual coercion in South Africa: an overview
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 55:1231-44. 2002
    ..International comparison needs to be approached with caution because most developing countries lack the infrastructure for accurate crime reporting and do not have such a substantial body of survey data...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rape of girls in South Africa
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Lancet 359:319-20. 2002
    ..0001). The largest group of perpetrators (33%) were school teachers. Our findings suggest that child rape is becoming more common, and lend support to qualitative research of sexual harassment of female students in schools in Africa...
  3. ncbi request reprint A cluster randomized-controlled trial to determine the effectiveness of Stepping Stones in preventing HIV infections and promoting safer sexual behaviour amongst youth in the rural Eastern Cape, South Africa: trial design, methods and baseline findings
    R Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 11:3-16. 2006
    ..To describe the study design, methods and baseline findings of a behavioural intervention trial aimed at reducing HIV incidence...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rape perpetration by young, rural South African men: Prevalence, patterns and risk factors
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Medical Research Council Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 63:2949-61. 2006
    ..There was considerable overlap between rape-associated factors and known HIV risk factors, suggesting a need for further research on the interface of rape and HIV, and integrated prevention programming...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and factors associated with non-partner rape perpetration: findings from the UN Multi-country Cross-sectional Study on Men and Violence in Asia and the Pacific
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Pretoria, South Africa Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 1:e208-18. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Prevalence of consensual male-male sex and sexual violence, and associations with HIV in South Africa: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Kristin L Dunkle
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS Med 10:e1001472. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Men, prostitution and the provider role: understanding the intersections of economic exchange, sex, crime and violence in South Africa
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 7:e40821. 2012
    ..They seek to understand the relationship between transactional sex, prostitution, and the nature of the involved men...
  8. pmc Transactional relationships and sex with a woman in prostitution: prevalence and patterns in a representative sample of South African men
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria and School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:325. 2012
    ..We describe patterns of engagement in transactional sexual relationships and sex with women in prostitution of South African men, and suggest interpretations that advance our understanding of the phenomenon...
  9. pmc Prospective study of rape perpetration by young South African men: incidence & risk factors
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 7:e38210. 2012
    ..There has been very little prospective research on rape perpetration among men. This paper describes the incidence and risk factors for new rape and attempted rape events among young South African men in an HIV prevention trial...
  10. pmc Sexuality and the limits of agency among South African teenage women: theorising femininities and their connections to HIV risk practices
    R Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council and School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 74:1729-37. 2012
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  11. pmc Gender inequitable masculinity and sexual entitlement in rape perpetration South Africa: findings of a cross-sectional study
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council and School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Pretoria, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 6:e29590. 2011
    ..To describe the prevalence and patterns of rape perpetration in a randomly selected sample of men from the general adult population, to explore factors associated with rape and to describe how men explained their acts of rape...
  12. pmc Associations between depressive symptoms, sexual behaviour and relationship characteristics: a prospective cohort study of young women and men in the Eastern Cape, South Africa
    Mzikazi Nduna
    Department of Psychology, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:44. 2010
    ..We set out to investigate whether baseline depressive symptomatology was associated with risky sexual behaviour and relationship characteristics of men and women at baseline, as well as those found 12 months later...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with HIV sero-status in young rural South African women: connections between intimate partner violence and HIV
    R Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1461-8. 2006
    ..This paper aims to describe factors associated with HIV sero-status in young, rural South African women and the relationship between intimate partner violence (IPV) and HIV...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with HIV sero-positivity in young, rural South African men
    R Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1455-60. 2006
    ..To describe factors associated with HIV infection in men aged 15-26 years...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive response to rape needed in conflict settings
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Lancet 369:2140-1. 2007
  16. pmc The relationship between intimate partner violence, rape and HIV amongst South African men: a cross-sectional study
    Rachel Jewkes
    School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 6:e24256. 2011
    ..To investigate the associations between intimate partner violence, rape and HIV among South African men...
  17. pmc Impact of stepping stones on incidence of HIV and HSV-2 and sexual behaviour in rural South Africa: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    BMJ 337:a506. 2008
    ..To assess the impact of Stepping Stones, a HIV prevention programme, on incidence of HIV and herpes simplex type 2 (HSV-2) and sexual behaviour...
  18. doi request reprint Empowering teenagers to prevent pregnancy: lessons from South Africa
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Cult Health Sex 11:675-88. 2009
    ....
  19. pmc Medico-legal findings, legal case progression, and outcomes in South African rape cases: retrospective review
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    PLoS Med 6:e1000164. 2009
    ..This article aims to describe the processing of rape cases by South African police and courts, and the association between documented injuries and DNA and case progression through the criminal justice system...
  20. pmc Gender and sexuality: emerging perspectives from the heterosexual epidemic in South Africa and implications for HIV risk and prevention
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:6. 2010
    ..We argue that the goals of HIV prevention and optimizing of care can best be achieved through change in gender identities, rather than through a focus on individual sexual behaviours...
  21. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence, relationship power inequity, and incidence of HIV infection in young women in South Africa: a cohort study
    Rachel K Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Lancet 376:41-8. 2010
    ..We assessed whether intimate partner violence and relationship power inequity increase risk of incident HIV infection in South African women...
  22. pmc 'I woke up after I joined Stepping Stones': meanings of an HIV behavioural intervention in rural South African young people's lives
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Health Educ Res 25:1074-84. 2010
    ..Stepping Stones might be more effective for women when combined with other structural interventions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Beyond stigma: social responses to HIV in South Africa
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Lancet 368:430-1. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Preventing sexual violence: a rights-based approach
    Rachel Jewkes
    Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa
    Lancet 360:1092-3. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for domestic violence: findings from a South African cross-sectional study
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 55:1603-17. 2002
    ..We conclude by discussing implications for developing theory on causal factors in domestic violence...
  26. ncbi request reprint Gender inequalities, intimate partner violence and HIV preventive practices: findings of a South African cross-sectional study
    Rachel K Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 56:125-34. 2003
    ..This highlights the need for a more nuanced understanding of gender inequalities and their relationship to HIV risk. Suggestions for key research questions are made...
  27. ncbi request reprint Relationship dynamics and teenage pregnancy in South Africa
    R Jewkes
    Women s Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 52:733-44. 2001
    ..Both of these conclusions pose critical challenges for health promoters...
  28. ncbi request reprint ''If they rape me, I can't blame them": reflections on gender in the social context of child rape in South Africa and Namibia
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 61:1809-20. 2005
    ..In cases close to home, perpetrators are often protected. Thus the dominant message is that much as child rape is abhorred, responses are highly inadequate. Advances in gender equity are central to positive change...
  29. ncbi request reprint Violence against women: an emerging health problem
    R Jewkes
    Women s Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 15:S37-45. 2000
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  30. ncbi request reprint Perpetration of partner violence and HIV risk behaviour among young men in the rural Eastern Cape, South Africa
    Kristin L Dunkle
    Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    AIDS 20:2107-14. 2006
    ..To examine associations between the perpetration of intimate partner violence and HIV risk behaviour among young men in rural South Africa...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and patterns of gender-based violence and revictimization among women attending antenatal clinics in Soweto, South Africa
    Kristin L Dunkle
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 3028, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:230-9. 2004
    ..92, 4.98). This study confirms the need for increased attention by the public health community to primary and secondary prevention of gender-based violence, with a specific need to reduce risk among South African adolescents...
  32. pmc "Other patients are really in need of medical attention"--the quality of health services for rape survivors in South Africa
    Nicola J Christofides
    Medical Research Council, Gender and Health Group, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 83:495-502. 2005
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  33. pmc Associations between childhood adversity and depression, substance abuse and HIV and HSV2 incident infections in rural South African youth
    Rachel K Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, South Africa
    Child Abuse Negl 34:833-41. 2010
    ..To describe prevalence of childhood experiences of adversity in rural South African youth and their associations with health outcomes...
  34. doi request reprint Achieving the health Millennium Development Goals for South Africa: challenges and priorities
    Mickey Chopra
    Health Systems Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
    Lancet 374:1023-31. 2009
    ..The South African Government, installed in April, 2009, has the mandate and potential to address the public health emergencies facing the country--will they do so or will another opportunity and many more lives be lost?..
  35. ncbi request reprint Why are women still aborting outside designated facilities in metropolitan South Africa?
    Rachel K Jewkes
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    BJOG 112:1236-42. 2005
    ..To explore why South African women still abort outside designated services where there is substantial legal service provision...
  36. ncbi request reprint Guns and gender-based violence in South Africa
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, W Cape
    S Afr Med J 100:586-8. 2010
    ..Violence is a common feature of South African society. A firearm in the home is a risk factor in intimate partner violence, but this has not been readily demonstrated in South Africa because of a lack of data...
  37. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence: prevalence and risk factors for men in Cape Town, South Africa
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Unit, Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Violence Vict 21:247-64. 2006
    ..16), and conflict about his infidelity (OR = 2.81). The study shows that ideas supportive of gender inequality and normative use of violence in different settings are major underlying factors for men's violence against partners...
  38. ncbi request reprint Disclosure of child murder: A case study of ethical dilemmas in research
    Yandisa Msimelelo Sikweyiya
    South African Medical Research Council
    S Afr Med J 101:4461. 2011
    ..Ethical and practical reasons for a decision to report or not to report a disclosure are discussed, and implications for research are highlighted...
  39. pmc Prevalence of morbidity associated with abortion before and after legalisation in South Africa
    Rachel Jewkes
    Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    BMJ 324:1252-3. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence: causes and prevention
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa
    Lancet 359:1423-9. 2002
    ..Primary preventive interventions should focus on improving the status of women and reducing norms of violence, poverty, and alcohol consumption...
  41. ncbi request reprint Indigenous healing practices and self-medication amongst pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Group, South African Medical Research Council, P O Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, Cape Town, South Africa
    Afr J Reprod Health 6:79-86. 2002
    ..There is, therefore, an urgent need to bridge the gap between orthodox and indigenous medical systems through reciprocal learning and by acknowledging each other's roles...
  42. doi request reprint Acceptability of universal screening for intimate partner violence in voluntary HIV testing and counseling services in South Africa and service implications
    Nicola Christofides
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    AIDS Care 22:279-85. 2010
    ..This needs to be part of basic counselor training as it is integral to approaching HIV risk reduction...
  43. pmc Effects of South African men's having witnessed abuse of their mothers during childhood on their levels of violence in adulthood
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Am J Public Health 95:1811-6. 2005
    ..We sought to assess the effects of witnessing violence against their mothers in childhood on men's use of violence in a range of settings in adulthood...
  44. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to interpersonal violence in South Africa in 2000
    Rosana Norman
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South African, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:653-6. 2007
  45. doi request reprint The epidemiology and the pathology of suspected rape homicide in South Africa
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg 7405, Cape Town, South
    Forensic Sci Int 178:132-8. 2008
    ..To describe the epidemiology and forensic management of suspected rape homicide in South Africa, with the aim of promoting the recognition of this form of violence against women amongst forensic pathologists during post-mortem examination...
  46. pmc Sexual violence against intimate partners in Cape Town: prevalence and risk factors reported by men
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Group, South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070 Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 82:330-7. 2004
    ..To describe the prevalence of and risk factors for the perpetration of sexual violence by men against female intimate partners...
  47. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use and its role in female homicides in the Western Cape, South Africa
    Shanaaz Mathews
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:321-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this article is to describe the patterns of blood alcohol concentration (BAC) at the time of death for female homicide victims and to explore the factors associated with having an elevated BAC...
  48. pmc Force and temptation: contrasting South African men's accounts of coercion into sex by men and women
    Yandisa Sikweyiya
    Gender and Health Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Gauteng, South Africa
    Cult Health Sex 11:529-41. 2009
    ..This needs to be taken into account in the growing trend to research coercion of men and present findings in a way that equates these two experiences...
  49. doi request reprint Injury patterns of female homicide victims in South Africa
    Shanaaz Mathews
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Trauma 67:168-72. 2009
    ..The objective of this article is to describe the incidence of female homicides and their related injury patterns with reference to autopsy practices in South Africa...
  50. ncbi request reprint Mortality of women from intimate partner violence in South Africa: a national epidemiological study
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council Cape Town, South Africa
    Violence Vict 24:546-56. 2009
    ..The national IPV mortality rate was more than twice that found in the United States. The study highlights the value of collecting reliable data across the globe to develop interventions for advocacy of which gender equity is critical...
  51. pmc Intimate femicide-suicide in South Africa: a cross-sectional study
    Shanaaz Mathews
    Gender and Health Unit, Medical Research Council, South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 86:552-58. 2008
    ..To examine the incidence and patterns of intimate femicide-suicide in South Africa and to describe the factors associated with an increase in the risk of suicide after intimate femicide (i.e. the killing of an intimate female partner)...
  52. doi request reprint Barriers to post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) completion after rape: a South African qualitative study
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
    Cult Health Sex 12:471-84. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to support the development of interventions that acknowledge the complex barriers to adherence of PEP after rape...
  53. doi request reprint Impact of telephonic psycho-social support on adherence to post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) after rape
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 22:1173-81. 2010
    ..Further research to understand reasons for non-adherence is needed before further interventions are developed...
  54. doi request reprint HIV risk behaviours and their relationship to intimate partner violence (IPV) among men who have multiple female sexual partners in Cape Town, South Africa
    Loraine Townsend
    Health Systems Research Unit, Medical Research Council, P O Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Behav 15:132-41. 2011
    ....
  55. pmc Early adolescent pregnancy increases risk of incident HIV infection in the Eastern Cape, South Africa: a longitudinal study
    Nicola J Christofides
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 17:18585. 2014
    ..In this paper, we tested the hypothesis that adolescent pregnancy (aged 15 or younger) increases the risk of incident HIV infection in young South African women...
  56. ncbi request reprint The impact of age on the epidemiology of incomplete abortions in South Africa after legislative change
    Rachel Jewkes
    Medical Research Council, Gender and Health Group, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    BJOG 112:355-9. 2005
    ..This article examines the impact of age on the epidemiology of incomplete abortion after legislative change. It draws comparison with the findings of a similar study undertaken in 1994...
  57. ncbi request reprint Abortion service provision in South Africa three years after liberalization of the law
    Kim Eva Dickson
    Reproductive Health Research Unit, University of the Witwatersrand, Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, PO Bertsham, 2013, South Africa
    Stud Fam Plann 34:277-84. 2003
    ..Although in the first years following the new legislation efforts were made to establish abortion services, this study reveals gross inequality in service availability. Strategies for improving coverage are suggested...
  58. ncbi request reprint Transactional sex among women in Soweto, South Africa: prevalence, risk factors and association with HIV infection
    Kristin L Dunkle
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, 611 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 3028, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:1581-92. 2004
    ..Research, policy and programmatic initiatives should consider the role of transactional sex in women's HIV risk, with attention to the intersecting roles of violence, poverty, and substance use in shaping women's sexual behaviour...
  59. ncbi request reprint Gender-based violence, relationship power, and risk of HIV infection in women attending antenatal clinics in South Africa
    Kristin L Dunkle
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Lancet 363:1415-21. 2004
    ..No study on women has yet assessed gender-based violence as a risk factor for HIV after adjustment for women's own high-risk behaviours, although these are known to be associated with experience of violence...

Research Grants5

  1. RCT OF STEPPING STONES BEHAVIOURAL INTERVENTION FOR HIV
    Rachel Jewkes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It will also seek to understand what are the barriers to behavior change and what strategies are used by which people to circumnavigate these. ..
  2. RCT OF STEPPING STONES BEHAVIOURAL INTERVENTION FOR HIV
    Rachel Jewkes; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..It will also seek to understand what are the barriers to behavior change and what strategies are used by which people to circumnavigate these. ..
  3. RCT OF STEPPING STONES BEHAVIOURAL INTERVENTION FOR HIV
    Rachel Jewkes; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It will also seek to understand what are the barriers to behavior change and what strategies are used by which people to circumnavigate these. ..
  4. RCT OF STEPPING STONES BEHAVIOURAL INTERVENTION FOR HIV
    Rachel Jewkes; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It will also seek to understand what are the barriers to behavior change and what strategies are used by which people to circumnavigate these. ..
  5. RCT OF STEPPING STONES BEHAVIOURAL INTERVENTION FOR HIV
    Rachel Jewkes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It will also seek to understand what are the barriers to behavior change and what strategies are used by which people to circumnavigate these. ..