A Uuskula

Summary

Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc The prevalence of chlamydial infection in Estonia: a population-based survey
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Int J STD AIDS 19:455-8. 2008
  2. doi Risk for Heterosexual HIV Transmission Among Non-Injecting Female Partners of Injection Drug Users in Estonia
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, 50411, Tartu, Estonia
    AIDS Behav 17:879-88. 2013
  3. doi Trends in the epidemiology of bacterial sexually transmitted infections in eastern Europe, 1995-2005
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50411, Estonia
    Sex Transm Infect 86:6-14. 2010
  4. ncbi Sexually transmitted infections in Estonia--syndromic management of urethritis in a European country?
    A Uuskula
    Clinic of Dermatovenereology, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Int J STD AIDS 12:493-8. 2001
  5. doi A study on HIV and hepatitis C virus among commercial sex workers in Tallinn
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50411, Estonia
    Sex Transm Infect 84:189-91. 2008
  6. pmc Barriers to effective STI screening in a post-Soviet society: results from a qualitative study
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50409, Estonia
    Sex Transm Infect 82:323-6. 2006
  7. doi Emergent properties of HIV risk among injection drug users in Tallinn, Estonia: synthesis of individual and neighbourhood-level factors
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50411, Estonia
    Sex Transm Infect 86:iii79-84. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc The prevalence of chlamydial infection in Estonia: a population-based survey
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Int J STD AIDS 19:455-8. 2008
    ..4% (95% CI 3.0-7.5%), 6.9% (95% CI 3.6-10.3%) among women and 2.7% (95% CI 0.3-5.0%) among men. The number of sexual partners in the past 12 months was the strongest predictor of infection...
  2. doi Risk for Heterosexual HIV Transmission Among Non-Injecting Female Partners of Injection Drug Users in Estonia
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, 50411, Tartu, Estonia
    AIDS Behav 17:879-88. 2013
    ..Whether this might lead to an expansion of the HIV epidemic beyond core groups in Estonia or other Eastern European countries warrants closer study...
  3. doi Trends in the epidemiology of bacterial sexually transmitted infections in eastern Europe, 1995-2005
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50411, Estonia
    Sex Transm Infect 86:6-14. 2010
    ..This article reviews trends in the epidemiology of the major bacterial STI in eastern European countries, their key determinants, as well as challenges and opportunities for enhancing STI control in the region...
  4. ncbi Sexually transmitted infections in Estonia--syndromic management of urethritis in a European country?
    A Uuskula
    Clinic of Dermatovenereology, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Int J STD AIDS 12:493-8. 2001
    ..The use of syndromic management, in general, is also discussed...
  5. doi A study on HIV and hepatitis C virus among commercial sex workers in Tallinn
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50411, Estonia
    Sex Transm Infect 84:189-91. 2008
    ..Estonia is confronted by a dramatic expansion of the initially injection drug use-driven HIV epidemic. Little is known about HIV occurrence in population groups at high risk other than injection drug users...
  6. pmc Barriers to effective STI screening in a post-Soviet society: results from a qualitative study
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50409, Estonia
    Sex Transm Infect 82:323-6. 2006
    ..This qualitative study assesses knowledge about sexually transmitted infections (STI), identifies perceived barriers to STI testing, and recommends strategies to optimise participation in a home based STI testing programme...
  7. doi Emergent properties of HIV risk among injection drug users in Tallinn, Estonia: synthesis of individual and neighbourhood-level factors
    A Uuskula
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50411, Estonia
    Sex Transm Infect 86:iii79-84. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effects of neighbourhood characteristics on HIV prevalence among injection drug users (IDU) residing in the area of Tallinn, Estonia in 2007...