Kenneth A Katz

Summary

Affiliation: California Environmental Protection Agency
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of syphilis--San Francisco, 2004-2007
    Kenneth A Katz
    STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 92110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:660-3. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Repeat syphilis among men who have sex with men--San Diego County, 2004-2009
    Kenneth A Katz
    HIV, STD, and Hepatitis Branch, Public Health Services, Health and Human Services Agency, County of San Diego, San Diego, CA 92110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:349-52. 2011
  3. pmc Repeat syphilis among men who have sex with men in California, 2002-2006: implications for syphilis elimination efforts
    Stephanie E Cohen
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e1-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Syphilis testing behavior following diagnosis with early syphilis among men who have sex with men--San Francisco, 2005-2008
    Julia L Marcus
    STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 1360 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:24-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Prediction model to maximize impact of syphilis partner notification--San Francisco, 2004-2008
    Julia L Marcus
    STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:109-14. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of Trichomonas vaginalis among incarcerated persons assessed using a highly sensitive molecular assay
    Alexandra H Freeman
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, STD Prevention and Control Services, 1360 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:165-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Clinical Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in the United States with resistance to azithromycin possess mutations in all 23S rRNA alleles and the mtrR coding region
    Abel Wu
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    Microb Drug Resist 17:425-7. 2011

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of syphilis--San Francisco, 2004-2007
    Kenneth A Katz
    STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 92110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:660-3. 2010
    ..Of 69 specimens, 52 (75%) were subtype 14d9. Single subtype predominance might reflect a closely linked sexual network in SF...
  2. doi request reprint Repeat syphilis among men who have sex with men--San Diego County, 2004-2009
    Kenneth A Katz
    HIV, STD, and Hepatitis Branch, Public Health Services, Health and Human Services Agency, County of San Diego, San Diego, CA 92110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:349-52. 2011
    ..7%; 95% confidence interval: 9.3%-14.4%) had repeat syphilis within 2 years. HIV-infected MSM were more likely to have repeat syphilis (odds ratio: 1.9; 95% confidence interval: 1.1, 3.4)...
  3. pmc Repeat syphilis among men who have sex with men in California, 2002-2006: implications for syphilis elimination efforts
    Stephanie E Cohen
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e1-8. 2012
    ..We examined rates of and risk factors for repeat syphilis infection among men who have sex with men (MSM) in California...
  4. doi request reprint Syphilis testing behavior following diagnosis with early syphilis among men who have sex with men--San Francisco, 2005-2008
    Julia L Marcus
    STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 1360 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:24-9. 2011
    ..We described syphilis testing behavior among MSM after diagnosis, identified factors associated with not testing, and developed algorithms to identify nontesters...
  5. doi request reprint Prediction model to maximize impact of syphilis partner notification--San Francisco, 2004-2008
    Julia L Marcus
    STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:109-14. 2010
    ..We developed and validated a model to prioritize interviews likely to result in treated partners...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of Trichomonas vaginalis among incarcerated persons assessed using a highly sensitive molecular assay
    Alexandra H Freeman
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, STD Prevention and Control Services, 1360 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:165-8. 2010
    ..We detected TV in 15/713 (2.1%) men and 95/297 (32.0%) women. Among women, increased age was significantly associated with TV. The benefits of TV screening should be determined...
  7. doi request reprint Clinical Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in the United States with resistance to azithromycin possess mutations in all 23S rRNA alleles and the mtrR coding region
    Abel Wu
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    Microb Drug Resist 17:425-7. 2011
    ..0-16.0 μg/ml MIC). These isolates contain a combination of mutations in both the 23S rRNA loci and mtrR genes. This is the first description of such isolates in the United States...