Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- A review of positive youth development programs that promote adolescent sexual and reproductive healthLoretta E Gavin
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
J Adolesc Health 46:S75-91. 2010..A systematic review of the published data was conducted to identify and describe PYD programs that improve adolescent sexual and reproductive health...
- Factors associated with HIV infection in adolescent females in ZimbabweLorrie Gavin
U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Adolesc Health 39:596.e11-8. 2006..To identify factors associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection among adolescent females in Zimbabwe and appropriate prevention strategies for this vulnerable population...
- Sexual and reproductive health of persons aged 10-24 years - United States, 2002-2007Lorrie Gavin
Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
MMWR Surveill Summ 58:1-58. 2009..g., rates among females aged 15-19 years increased from 1.5 cases per 100,000 population in 2004 to 2.2 cases per 100,000 population in 2006) after a significant decrease during 1997-2005...
- Use of dual protection in BotswanaJoan Marie Kraft
Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS K 34, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Stud Fam Plann 40:319-28. 2009..In the context of high HIV prevalence, concerns about disease prevention likely influence contraception, and interventions should address childbearing desires and sexual risk simultaneously...
- Entertainment-education radio serial drama and outcomes related to HIV testing in BotswanaKatina A Pappas-DeLuca
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health, Women s Health and Fertility Branch, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 34, Atlanta, GA, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 20:486-503. 2008..This finding suggests that longer term exposure to entertainment-education programming may be important for behavior change...
- From innovation to implementation: the long and winding roadChristine Galavotti
Division of Reproductive Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Community Psychol 41:314-26. 2008..Finally, we discuss lessons learned and explore implications for the field...
- The integration of family planning with other health services: a literature reviewAnne Sebert Kuhlmann
MANILA Consulting Group, Inc, McLean, VA, USA
Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:189-96. 2010..Integrating family planning services with other health services may be an effective way to reduce unmet need. However, greater understanding of the evidence on integration is needed...
- Chronic diseases and related risk factors among low-income mothersJennifer M Bombard
Applied Sciences Branch, Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Matern Child Health J 16:60-71. 2012..Enhancing services for these women in publicly-funded family planning clinics may help reduce disparities in pregnancy and long-term health outcomes in the poor...
- Applying behavioral science to behavior change communication: the pathways to change toolsJoseph Petraglia
Emory University s Center for the Study of Public Scholarship, Atlanta, Georgia 30307, USA
Health Promot Pract 8:384-93. 2007..The Pathways to Change tools both guide scriptwriters as they write BCC/EE storylines and help project managers monitor BCC/EE products for theoretical fidelity and sensitivity to research...
- Radio role models for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and HIV testing among pregnant women in BotswanaAnne K Sebert Kuhlmann
Axiom Resource Management, USA
Health Promot Int 23:260-8. 2008..Identification with characters in the radio serial drama is associated with testing during pregnancy. Coupled with other supporting elements, serial dramas could contribute to HIV prevention, treatment and care initiatives...
- "A bull cannot be contained in a single kraal": concurrent sexual partnerships in BotswanaMarion W Carter
The BOTUSA Project, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Plot 5348 Ditlhakore Way, Extension 12, PO Box 90, Gaborone, Botswana
AIDS Behav 11:822-30. 2007..The findings suggest that concurrency in Botswana is not uncommon, and yet may not be generally acceptable...
- Intervening with couples: assessing contraceptive outcomes in a randomized pregnancy and HIV/STD risk reduction intervention trialJoan Marie Kraft
Division of Reproductive Health, United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
Womens Health Issues 17:52-60. 2007..The PARTNERS project developed and evaluated a 3-session intervention to help young women and their male partners reduce their risk for unintended pregnancies, and HIV and other STDs...
- Navigating the swampy lowland: a framework for evaluating the effect of community mobilisation in female sex workers in Avahan, the India AIDS InitiativeChristine Galavotti
CARE, 151 Ellis Street, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 66:ii9-15. 2012..Avahan, the India AIDS Initiative, has been implementing community mobilisation as part of its prevention programming with groups of high-risk individuals across six states since 2005...
- Association between exposure to an HIV story line in The Bold and the Beautiful and HIV-related stigma in BotswanaAnn O'Leary
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 19:209-17. 2007..These results are suggestive that stigma was reduced after watching a television drama in which HIV infection was treated in a nonstigmatizing, humane manner...
- England's national Teenage Pregnancy StrategyChristine Galavotti
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341-3717, USA
Lancet 368:1846-8. 2006
- A conceptual model of women's condom use intentions: Integrating intrapersonal and relationship factorsS Marie Harvey
Center for the Study of Women in Society, University of Oregon, OR 97403 1201, USA
AIDS Care 18:698-709. 2006....
- Relationship power, sexual decision making and condom use among women at risk for HIV/STDSS Marie Harvey
Center for the Study of Women in Society, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1201, USA
Women Health 36:69-84. 2002..Condom use was, however, significantly higher among women who reported that they make decisions about using condoms alone or with their partner as compared to those who reported that their partner makes those decisions...