A M Foss

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Modelling the impact and cost-effectiveness of the HIV intervention programme amongst commercial sex workers in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
    Isaac C H Fung
    MSc Control of Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:195. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Shifts in condom use following microbicide introduction: should we be concerned?
    Anna M Foss
    Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS 17:1227-37. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Modelling the interactions between herpes simplex virus type 2 and HIV: implications for the HIV epidemic in southern India
    Anna M Foss
    Department of Global Health and Development, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:22-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Dynamic modeling of herpes simplex virus type-2 (HSV-2) transmission: issues in structural uncertainty
    Anna M Foss
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Bull Math Biol 71:720-49. 2009
  5. doi request reprint How much could a microbicide's sexually transmitted infection efficacy contribute to reducing HIV risk and the level of condom use needed to lower risk? Model estimates
    A M Foss
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:276-82. 2009
  6. pmc A systematic review of published evidence on intervention impact on condom use in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia
    A M Foss
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 83:510-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Could the CARE-SHAKTI intervention for injecting drug users be maintaining the low HIV prevalence in Dhaka, Bangladesh?
    Anna M Foss
    HIV Tools Research Group, Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, UK
    Addiction 102:114-25. 2007
  8. doi request reprint To what extent is the HIV epidemic in southern India driven by commercial sex? A modelling analysis
    Peter Vickerman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS 24:2563-72. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Sexual violence and conflict in Africa: prevalence and potential impact on HIV incidence
    Charlotte H Watts
    Department of Global Health and Development, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 86:iii93-99. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Remodelling core group theory: the role of sustaining populations in HIV transmission
    Charlotte Watts
    Department of Global Health and Development, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 86:iii85-92. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Modelling the impact and cost-effectiveness of the HIV intervention programme amongst commercial sex workers in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
    Isaac C H Fung
    MSc Control of Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:195. 2007
    ..Two surveys were performed among CSWs in 1999 and 2003. This study estimates the cost-effectiveness of the Jyoti Sangh HIV prevention programme...
  2. ncbi request reprint Shifts in condom use following microbicide introduction: should we be concerned?
    Anna M Foss
    Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS 17:1227-37. 2003
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Modelling the interactions between herpes simplex virus type 2 and HIV: implications for the HIV epidemic in southern India
    Anna M Foss
    Department of Global Health and Development, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:22-7. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Dynamic modeling of herpes simplex virus type-2 (HSV-2) transmission: issues in structural uncertainty
    Anna M Foss
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Bull Math Biol 71:720-49. 2009
    ..The analysis highlights the issue of structural uncertainty and the value of reducing complexity...
  5. doi request reprint How much could a microbicide's sexually transmitted infection efficacy contribute to reducing HIV risk and the level of condom use needed to lower risk? Model estimates
    A M Foss
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:276-82. 2009
    ..The study then investigates whether the threshold for the reduction in condom use following microbicide introduction that can be tolerated without increasing HIV risk is affected by STI efficacy...
  6. pmc A systematic review of published evidence on intervention impact on condom use in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia
    A M Foss
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 83:510-6. 2007
    ..This review aims to quantify intervention impact on condom use in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia, in different types of partnership...
  7. ncbi request reprint Could the CARE-SHAKTI intervention for injecting drug users be maintaining the low HIV prevalence in Dhaka, Bangladesh?
    Anna M Foss
    HIV Tools Research Group, Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, UK
    Addiction 102:114-25. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint To what extent is the HIV epidemic in southern India driven by commercial sex? A modelling analysis
    Peter Vickerman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS 24:2563-72. 2010
    ..In south India, general population HIV prevalence estimates range from 0.5 to 3%. To focus HIV prevention efforts, it is important to understand whether HIV transmission is driven by commercial sex...
  9. doi request reprint Sexual violence and conflict in Africa: prevalence and potential impact on HIV incidence
    Charlotte H Watts
    Department of Global Health and Development, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 86:iii93-99. 2010
    ..This paper uses published evidence on sexual violence in Africa and modelling to explore when SV may increase individual HIV risk and community HIV incidence...
  10. doi request reprint Remodelling core group theory: the role of sustaining populations in HIV transmission
    Charlotte Watts
    Department of Global Health and Development, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 86:iii85-92. 2010
    ..These findings are used to explore gaps in core group theory...
  11. doi request reprint Calibrating models in economic evaluation: a seven-step approach
    Tazio Vanni
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Pharmacoeconomics 29:35-49. 2011
    ..In order to avoid the scepticism regarding calibration, we ought to unify the way we approach the problems and report the methods used, and continue to investigate different methods...
  12. pmc Interim modelling analysis to validate reported increases in condom use and assess HIV infections averted among female sex workers and clients in southern India following a targeted HIV prevention programme
    Michael Pickles
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College, St Mary s Campus, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 86:i33-43. 2010
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Care should be taken when promoting microbicide use among sex workers who are able to use condoms consistently: response to Smith et al. (2005)
    Anna M Foss
    AIDS 20:303-5. 2006
  14. pmc Condoms and prevention of HIV
    Anna M Foss
    BMJ 329:185-6. 2004