Joanne D Stekler

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Understanding barriers to routine HIV screening: knowledge, attitudes, and practices of healthcare providers in King County, Washington
    Alexandra Shirreffs
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e44417. 2012
  2. pmc Relative accuracy of serum, whole blood, and oral fluid HIV tests among Seattle men who have sex with men
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA, United States Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:e119-22. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint ru2hot?: A public health education campaign for men who have sex with men to increase awareness of symptoms of acute HIV infection
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:409-14. 2013
  4. pmc Are there benefits to starting antiretroviral therapy during primary HIV infection? Conclusions from the Seattle Primary Infection Cohort vary by control group
    J D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:201-6. 2012
  5. pmc Prevalence and impact of minority variant drug resistance mutations in primary HIV-1 infection
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28952. 2011
  6. pmc Use of a home-use test to diagnose HIV infection in a sex partner: a case report
    David A Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:440. 2012
  7. pmc HIV intertest interval among MSM in King County, Washington
    David A Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:32-7. 2013
  8. pmc Population-based metrics for the timing of HIV diagnosis, engagement in HIV care, and virologic suppression
    Julia C Dombrowski
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS 26:77-86. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Performance of an alternative HIV diagnostic algorithm using the ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay and potential utility of sample-to-cutoff ratio to discriminate primary from established infection
    Eric M Ramos
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:e38-43. 2013
  10. pmc HIV testing in a high-incidence population: is antibody testing alone good enough?
    Joanne D Stekler
    Departments of Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:444-53. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Understanding barriers to routine HIV screening: knowledge, attitudes, and practices of healthcare providers in King County, Washington
    Alexandra Shirreffs
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e44417. 2012
    ..We designed this survey to ascertain the current state of HIV testing and barriers to routine screening in King County, Washington...
  2. pmc Relative accuracy of serum, whole blood, and oral fluid HIV tests among Seattle men who have sex with men
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA, United States Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:e119-22. 2013
    ..Point-of-care (POC) rapid HIV tests have sensitivity during the "window period" comparable only to earliest generation EIAs. To date, it is unclear whether any POC test performs significantly better than others...
  3. ncbi request reprint ru2hot?: A public health education campaign for men who have sex with men to increase awareness of symptoms of acute HIV infection
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:409-14. 2013
    ..Teach HIV-negative men who have sex with men (MSM) symptoms of acute HIV infection (AHI) and direct them to nucleic acid amplification testing (NAAT) though Public Health--Seattle & King County (PHSKC)...
  4. pmc Are there benefits to starting antiretroviral therapy during primary HIV infection? Conclusions from the Seattle Primary Infection Cohort vary by control group
    J D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:201-6. 2012
    ..Randomized trials are needed to address benefits of cART during PHI...
  5. pmc Prevalence and impact of minority variant drug resistance mutations in primary HIV-1 infection
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28952. 2011
    ..To evaluate minority variant drug resistance mutations detected by the oligonucleotide ligation assay (OLA) but not consensus sequencing among subjects with primary HIV-1 infection...
  6. pmc Use of a home-use test to diagnose HIV infection in a sex partner: a case report
    David A Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:440. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of an individual diagnosed with HIV using a home-use test with a sex partner...
  7. pmc HIV intertest interval among MSM in King County, Washington
    David A Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:32-7. 2013
    ..The authors examined temporal trends and correlates of HIV testing frequency among men who have sex with men (MSM) in King County, Washington...
  8. pmc Population-based metrics for the timing of HIV diagnosis, engagement in HIV care, and virologic suppression
    Julia C Dombrowski
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS 26:77-86. 2012
    ..To compare population-based metrics for assessing progress toward the US National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) goals...
  9. ncbi request reprint Performance of an alternative HIV diagnostic algorithm using the ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay and potential utility of sample-to-cutoff ratio to discriminate primary from established infection
    Eric M Ramos
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:e38-43. 2013
    ..The ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay has a wide dynamic range for determining the sample-to-cutoff ratio (S/CO) values compared to other diagnostic HIV antibody assays...
  10. pmc HIV testing in a high-incidence population: is antibody testing alone good enough?
    Joanne D Stekler
    Departments of Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:444-53. 2009
    ..However, antibody tests have longer "window periods" after HIV acquisition than do nucleic acid amplification tests (NAATs)...
  11. pmc Failure of serosorting to protect African American men who have sex with men from HIV infection
    Matthew R Golden
    Public Health Seattle King County, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:659-64. 2012
    ..The extent to which serosorting protects African American (AA) and Hispanic men who have sex with men (MSM) is unknown...
  12. pmc Why do men who have sex with men test for HIV infection? Results from a community-based testing program in Seattle
    David A Katz
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:724-8. 2013
    ..The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends at least annual HIV testing for men who have sex with men (MSM), but motivations for testing are not well understood...
  13. pmc Antiretroviral therapy use among HIV-infected men who have sex with men attending a sexually transmitted diseases clinic
    Julia C Dombrowski
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:524-7. 2010
    ..Sexually transmitted disease clinics may be an important venue in which to identify persons who are not taking ART. Treating these persons could help diminish HIV transmission...
  14. pmc Replacing Clinic-Based Tests With Home-Use Tests May Increase HIV Prevalence Among Seattle Men Who Have Sex With Men: Evidence From a Mathematical Model
    David A Katz
    From the Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA and HIV STD Program, Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA
    Sex Transm Dis 41:2-9. 2014
    ..We sought to estimate the impact of replacing clinic-based testing with home-use tests on HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Seattle, Washington...
  15. pmc Patient acceptance of universal screening for hepatitis C virus infection
    Phillip O Coffin
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle WA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:160. 2011
    ..Although universal screening might be a cost-effective way to identify infections, prevent morbidity, and reduce transmission, few efforts have been made to determine patient opinions about new approaches to screening...
  16. pmc Demographic processes affect HIV-1 evolution in primary infection before the onset of selective processes
    Joshua T Herbeck
    Department of Microbiology, SC 42, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 8070, USA
    J Virol 85:7523-34. 2011
    ..Furthermore, the diversity of HIV strains coupled with complex and individual-specific patterns of CTL escape did not reveal shared sequence characteristics of acute infection that could be harnessed for vaccine design...