H M Bauer
Affiliation: California Environmental Protection Agency
- Intimate partner violence and high-risk sexual behaviors among female patients with sexually transmitted diseasesHeidi M Bauer
Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Sex Transm Dis 29:411-6. 2002..Victimization by intimate partner violence (IPV) may play an important role in sexual decision-making, increasing the risk for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and HIV...
- Chlamydia screening of youth and young adults in non-clinical settings throughout CaliforniaHeidi M Bauer
California Department of Health Services, STD Control Branch, Berkeley 94704, USA
Sex Transm Dis 31:409-14. 2004..Urine-based chlamydia tests enable screening in non-clinical settings...
- Prevalence of and associated risk factors for fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in California, 2000-2003Heidi M Bauer
California Department of Health Services Sexually Transmitted Disease Control Branch, Oakland, CA, USA
Clin Infect Dis 41:795-803. 2005..Rates of fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae (QRNG) are increasing worldwide and in California...
- Mandatory reporting of intimate partner violence to police: views of physicians in CaliforniaM A Rodriguez
Pacific Center for Violence Prevention, San Francisco, Calif, USA
Am J Public Health 89:575-8. 1999..This study examined physicians' perspectives on mandatory reporting of intimate partner violence to police...
- Screening and intervention for intimate partner abuse: practices and attitudes of primary care physiciansM A Rodriguez
The Pacific Center for Violence Prevention, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
JAMA 282:468-74. 1999..Although practice guidelines encouraging the screening of patients for intimate partner abuse have been available for several years, it is unclear how well and in which circumstances physicians adhere to them...
- Patient-delivered partner therapy for chlamydial infections: attitudes and practices of California physicians and nurse practitionersLaura J Packel
California Department of Health Services, STD Control Branch, Richmond, California 94804, USA
Sex Transm Dis 33:458-63. 2006..The objective of this study was to examine California clinicians' use of and attitudes toward patient-delivered partner therapy (PDPT) to treat sexual partners of patients infected with chlamydia...
- Strain typing and antimicrobial resistance of fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae causing a California infection outbreakSheldon R Morris
California Department of Health Services, Sexually Transmitted Diseases Control Branch, Richmond, California, USA
J Clin Microbiol 47:2944-9. 2009..Adherence to a regimen with the recommended antibiotics at the appropriate dose is critical, and monitoring for antimicrobial susceptibility needs to be actively maintained to adapt treatment guidelines appropriately...
- California guidelines for expedited partner therapy for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeaeHeidi M Bauer
California Department of Public Health, STD Control Branch, Richmond, California 94804 6403, USA
Sex Transm Dis 35:314-9. 2008..These guidelines are focused on EPT strategies and provide information on the most appropriate patients, medications, and counseling procedures recommended to maximize patient and public health benefit while minimizing risk to partners...
- An evaluation of the relative sensitivities of the venereal disease research laboratory test and the Treponema pallidum particle agglutination test among patients diagnosed with primary syphilisLinda Creegan
California Department of Health Services, Sexually Transmitted Diseases STD Control Branch, 300 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Suite 520, Oakland, CA 94612 2032, USA
Sex Transm Dis 34:1016-1018. 2007..Because definitive methods for diagnosing primary syphilis are limited, it is important to optimize the sensitivity of serodiagnosis...
- Retesting for repeat chlamydial infection: family planning provider knowledge, attitudes, and practicesIna U Park
Program Development and Evaluation Section, California Department of Public Health STD Control Branch, Richmond, California 94804, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1139-44. 2010....
- Chlamydia screening and management practices of primary care physicians and nurse practitioners in CaliforniaSarah L Guerry
California Department of Health Services STD Control Branch, Oakland, California, USA
J Gen Intern Med 20:1102-7. 2005..Because sexually transmitted chlamydial infections are common among young women, it is critical that providers screen and manage these infections appropriately...
- An observational cohort study of Chlamydia trachomatis treatment in pregnancyLisa Rahangdale
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
Sex Transm Dis 33:106-10. 2006..We evaluated the use, efficacy, and safety of azithromycin compared with erythromycin and amoxicillin in the treatment of genital chlamydial infection during pregnancy...
- A community-based collaboration to assess and improve medical insurance status and access to health care of Latino childrenM M Manos
Division of Research, The Permanente Medical Group, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
Public Health Rep 116:575-84. 2001..The authors sought to understand and improve access to medical insurance for Latino children living in a California community of predominantly low-income immigrant families...
- The factors associated with disclosure of intimate partner abuse to cliniciansM A Rodriguez
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Fam Pract 50:338-44. 2001..Our goal was to identify the prevalence, determinants of, and barriers to clinician-patient communication about intimate partner abuse...
- Trends in the use of sexually transmitted disease diagnostic technologies in California, 1996-2003Katherine Ahrens
California Department of Health Services, STD Control Branch, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
Sex Transm Dis 34:513-8. 2007..To describe trends in STD diagnostic test volume and test technology in California from 1996 to 2003...
- Repeat infection with Chlamydia and gonorrhea among females: a systematic review of the literatureChristina B Hosenfeld
California Department of Public Health, STD Control Branch, Richmond, California 94804, USA
Sex Transm Dis 36:478-89. 2009..Further research should investigate effective interventions to reduce reinfection and to increase retesting...
- Human papillomavirus: Current prevalence and future protectionHeidi M Bauer
Sex Transm Dis 33:509-11. 2006
- Women referred for on-site domestic violence services in a managed care organizationBrigid McCaw
Department of Internal Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Richmond, CA 94801 2565, USA
Women Health 35:23-40. 2002..A comprehensive program was established in a managed care organization to increase identification and referral of domestically abused female patients...
- Neonatal herpes morbidity and mortality in California, 1995-2003Sheldon R Morris
Department of Health Services, Sexually Transmitted Disease Control Branch of the California, Richmond, California 94804 6403, USA
Sex Transm Dis 35:14-8. 2008..Neonatal herpes infections can have serious consequences. Methods for monitoring the incidence of neonatal herpes have not been standardized...