Deborah A Gust

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Parents concerned about vaccine safety: Differences in race/ethnicity and attitudes
    Irene M Shui
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:244-51. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Correlates of health attitudes among homosexual and bisexual men
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 3:31-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Parents with doubts about vaccines: which vaccines and reasons why
    Deborah A Gust
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 122:718-25. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Parents questioning immunization: evaluation of an intervention
    Deborah A Gust
    National Center for Immunaizations and Respiratory Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:287-98. 2009
  5. doi request reprint HIV testing outside of the study among men who have sex with men participating in an HIV vaccine efficacy trial
    Deborah A Gust
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, TB and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:294-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Circumcision status and HIV infection among MSM: reanalysis of a Phase III HIV vaccine clinical trial
    Deborah A Gust
    HIV Vaccine and Special Studies Team, Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 24:1135-43. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Acceptability of newborn circumcision to prevent HIV infection in the United States
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:536-42. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Male circumcision as an HIV prevention intervention in the U.S.: Influence of health care providers and potential for risk compensation
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Med 52:270-3. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunization attitudes and beliefs among parents: beyond a dichotomous perspective
    Deborah Gust
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Health Behav 29:81-92. 2005
  10. pmc Risk factors for non-adherence and loss to follow-up in a three-year clinical trial in Botswana
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18435. 2011

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Parents concerned about vaccine safety: Differences in race/ethnicity and attitudes
    Irene M Shui
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:244-51. 2006
    ..Parental concerns about immunization safety have been covered widely in the media and on the Internet and have been correlated in some studies with under-immunization and the late receipt of immunizations...
  2. doi request reprint Correlates of health attitudes among homosexual and bisexual men
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 3:31-9. 2013
    ..However, their perception of their own health motivation was low compared with the white men. Attempts to improve health literacy through Internet sites may be helpful in improving health attitudes and reducing negative health outcomes. ..
  3. doi request reprint Parents with doubts about vaccines: which vaccines and reasons why
    Deborah A Gust
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 122:718-25. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Parents questioning immunization: evaluation of an intervention
    Deborah A Gust
    National Center for Immunaizations and Respiratory Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:287-98. 2009
    ..To develop and evaluate a brochure intervention for parents considering an exemption...
  5. doi request reprint HIV testing outside of the study among men who have sex with men participating in an HIV vaccine efficacy trial
    Deborah A Gust
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, TB and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:294-8. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Circumcision status and HIV infection among MSM: reanalysis of a Phase III HIV vaccine clinical trial
    Deborah A Gust
    HIV Vaccine and Special Studies Team, Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 24:1135-43. 2010
    ..Determine whether male circumcision would be effective in reducing HIV transmission among men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  7. doi request reprint Acceptability of newborn circumcision to prevent HIV infection in the United States
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:536-42. 2011
    ..To understand whether information from the African clinical trials about the partially protective effect of male circumcision against human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection could influence adults to circumcise a newborn son...
  8. doi request reprint Male circumcision as an HIV prevention intervention in the U.S.: Influence of health care providers and potential for risk compensation
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Med 52:270-3. 2011
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  9. ncbi request reprint Immunization attitudes and beliefs among parents: beyond a dichotomous perspective
    Deborah Gust
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Health Behav 29:81-92. 2005
    ..To better understand differences among parents in their attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors regarding childhood immunizations and health-related issues...
  10. pmc Risk factors for non-adherence and loss to follow-up in a three-year clinical trial in Botswana
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18435. 2011
    ..Participant non-adherence and loss to follow-up can compromise the validity of clinical trial results. An assessment of these issues was made in a 3-year tuberculosis prevention trial among HIV-infected adults in Botswana...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association between health care providers' influence on parents who have concerns about vaccine safety and vaccination coverage
    Philip J Smith
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, National Immunization Program, MS E 32, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1287-92. 2006
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  12. doi request reprint Need for physician education on the benefits and risks of male circumcision in the United States
    Baevin Carbery
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:377-87. 2012
    ..A substantial minority of physicians may need additional training and/or information about current male circumcision research to feel comfortable counseling parents of newborn male infants or adult men...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing laboratory workers' decisions to accept or decline anthrax vaccine adsorbed (AVA): results of a decision-making study in CDC's anthrax vaccination program
    Gabrielle L Fowler
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Office of the Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:880-8. 2006
    ..In 2002, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommended pre-exposure vaccination for these occupational groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Parental concerns and medical-seeking behavior after immunization
    Deborah A Gust
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:32-5. 2006
    ..To examine demographics and immunization attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors of parents who sought medical attention for a child due to an adverse event following immunization (AEFI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Underimmunization among children: effects of vaccine safety concerns on immunization status
    Deborah A Gust
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e16-22. 2004
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  16. pmc Measles outbreak associated with a church congregation: a study of immunization attitudes of congregation members
    Allison M Kennedy
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:126-34. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint Baseline findings of an HIV incidence cohort study to prepare for future HIV prevention clinical trials in Kisumu, Kenya
    Wairimu Chege
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    J Infect Dev Ctries 6:870-80. 2012
    ..We also described and compared HIV risk behaviors in males and females enrolled in the study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Developing tailored immunization materials for concerned mothers
    Deborah A Gust
    Centers for Disease Control revention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:499-511. 2008
    ..Science-based tailored immunization materials may assist health care providers in addressing unique information needs and may improve vaccine acceptance among specific types of mothers...
  19. pmc Vaccine beliefs of parents who oppose compulsory vaccination
    Allison M Kennedy
    Association of Schools of Public Health, CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:252-8. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Parent attitudes toward immunizations and healthcare providers the role of information
    Deborah A Gust
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:105-12. 2005
    ..Lack of information has been associated with patient anxiety or concern in a number of healthcare areas...
  21. ncbi request reprint A pseudo-outbreak of Chlamydia trachomatis in a state residential facility: implications for diagnostic testing
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:841-4. 2002
    ..For C. trachomatis screening tests, the need for confirmatory testing depends on individual patient considerations (including medical-legal implications) and prevalence of infection in the tested population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mortality associated with congenital syphilis in the United States, 1992-1998
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E79-9. 2002
    ..To summarize national trends in the incidence of congenital syphilis (CS) and associated mortality...
  23. doi request reprint Physicians who do and do not recommend children get all vaccinations
    Deborah Gust
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Health Commun 13:573-82. 2008
    ..Further investigation of physicians' concerns about vaccine safety is needed to improve health communications directed toward health care providers...
  24. doi request reprint Development of vaccine risk communication messages using risk comparisons and mathematical modeling
    Allison Kennedy
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Health Commun 13:793-807. 2008
    ..A mixed method approach was used to develop and test vaccine messages. The message describing potential consequences of reduced vaccination coverage had the greatest impact on improving concerned mothers' opinions of childhood vaccines...
  25. ncbi request reprint Are parental vaccine safety concerns associated with receipt of measles-mumps-rubella, diphtheria and tetanus toxoids with acellular pertussis, or hepatitis B vaccines by children?
    Barbara Bardenheier
    Division of Immunization Services, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:569-75. 2004
    ..To identify parental perceptions regarding vaccine safety and assess their relationship with the immunization status of children.Design, Setting, and..
  26. pmc Factors influencing African-American mothers' concerns about immunization safety: a summary of focus group findings
    Irene Shui
    National Immunization Program Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:657-66. 2005
    ..To examine the vaccine safety concerns of African-American mothers who, despite concerns, have their children immunized...
  27. doi request reprint Parental attitudes toward human papillomavirus vaccination: evaluation of an educational intervention, 2008
    Allison Kennedy
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Health Commun 16:300-13. 2011
    ..Educational materials improved HPV vaccine knowledge and attitudes among parents and might have helped motivate some parents to have their daughters vaccinated...
  28. ncbi request reprint Parental vaccine beliefs and child's school type
    Allison M Kennedy
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 61, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Sch Health 75:276-80. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint Relationships between State Health Departments and medical professional organizations regarding immunizations
    Kalynne Harris
    Immunization Safety Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:590-4. 2007
    ..To assess relationships between State Health Department (SHD) immunization programs and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)...
  30. ncbi request reprint National survey of sexual behavior and sexual behavior policies in facilities for individuals with mental retardation/developmental disabilities
    Deborah A Gust
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ment Retard 41:365-73. 2003
    ..Careful monitoring of STDs and the effectiveness of sex education will be instrumental in preventing HIV/STDs and helping prevent sexual abuse in this vulnerable population...
  31. ncbi request reprint Vaccine safety perceptions and experience with adverse events following immunization in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan: a summary of key informant interviews and focus groups
    Gabrielle L Fowler
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 25:3536-43. 2007
    ..Focus group participants also suggested relevant topics and sources for informational materials...