L E Markowitz

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Developments in the screening for Chlamydia trachomatis: a review
    Katrin S Kohl
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 30:637-58. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Reduction in human papillomavirus (HPV) prevalence among young women following HPV vaccine introduction in the United States, National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 2003-2010
    Lauri E Markowitz
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Infect Dis 208:385-93. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccine introduction--the first five years
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, Georgia, 30333, US
    Vaccine 30:F139-48. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccine: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention Proposed, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 56:1-24. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of human papillomavirus types 6, 11, 16, and 18 in the United States: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2004
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1059-67. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Post-licensure monitoring of HPV vaccine in the United States
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS E05, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 28:4731-7. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of a preventive HIV-1 vaccine cohort among persons attending sexually transmitted disease clinics in Thailand
    L E Markowitz
    Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 20:488-94. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Screening tests to detect Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections--2002
    Robert E Johnson
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 51:1-38; quiz CE1-4. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Nationwide surveillance of HIV-1 prevalence and subtype in young Thai men
    C J Mason
    Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 19:165-73. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of correct and consistent condom use on chlamydial and gonococcal infection among urban adolescents
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:536-42. 2005

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Developments in the screening for Chlamydia trachomatis: a review
    Katrin S Kohl
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 30:637-58. 2003
    ..trachomatis infection may overlap with populations for other STDs, and comprehensive STD prevention programs that involve a range of STD service providers are needed to successfully reduce the STD-related health burden in the population...
  2. doi request reprint Reduction in human papillomavirus (HPV) prevalence among young women following HPV vaccine introduction in the United States, National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 2003-2010
    Lauri E Markowitz
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Infect Dis 208:385-93. 2013
    ..In 2010, 3-dose vaccine coverage was only 32% among 13-17 year-olds. Reduction in the prevalence of HPV types targeted by the quadrivalent vaccine (HPV-6, -11, -16, and -18) will be one of the first measures of vaccine impact...
  3. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccine introduction--the first five years
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, Georgia, 30333, US
    Vaccine 30:F139-48. 2012
    ..This article forms part of a special supplement entitled "Comprehensive Control of HPV Infections and Related Diseases" Vaccine Volume 30, Supplement 5, 2012...
  4. ncbi request reprint Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccine: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention Proposed, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 56:1-24. 2007
    ..Vaccination is not a substitute for routine cervical cancer screening, and vaccinated females should have cervical cancer screening as recommended...
  5. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of human papillomavirus types 6, 11, 16, and 18 in the United States: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2004
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1059-67. 2009
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV) seroprevalence data can help define the epidemiology of this common sexually transmitted pathogen...
  6. doi request reprint Post-licensure monitoring of HPV vaccine in the United States
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS E05, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 28:4731-7. 2010
    ..We review systems in place or being established for post-licensure monitoring of HPV vaccine in the United States...
  7. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of a preventive HIV-1 vaccine cohort among persons attending sexually transmitted disease clinics in Thailand
    L E Markowitz
    Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 20:488-94. 1999
    ..4-3.6) and none among women. Based on the observed HIV-1 incidence, HIV vaccine efficacy trials in such populations would have to be larger than previously planned or more selective of high risk subgroups for recruitment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Screening tests to detect Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections--2002
    Robert E Johnson
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 51:1-38; quiz CE1-4. 2002
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  9. ncbi request reprint Nationwide surveillance of HIV-1 prevalence and subtype in young Thai men
    C J Mason
    Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 19:165-73. 1998
    ..Decline in HIV-1 seroprevalence among young men in Thailand has continued, which suggests that HIV control programs in Thailand may have been successful in decreasing spread of HIV-1. Almost all HIV-1 infections resulted from subtype E...
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of correct and consistent condom use on chlamydial and gonococcal infection among urban adolescents
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:536-42. 2005
    ..To evaluate the relationship between self-reported correct and consistent condom use and chlamydial and gonococcal infection...
  11. doi request reprint HPV 6/11, 16, 18 seroprevalence in men in two US cities
    Eileen F Dunne
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:671-4. 2009
    ..There are limited data on HPV 6/11, 16, and/or 18 seroprevalence in men...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of Chlamydia trachomatis with persistence of high-risk types of human papillomavirus in a cohort of female adolescents
    Erika Samoff
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:668-75. 2005
    ..8, 95% confidence interval: 1.6, 4.9). The association between chlamydia infection and cervical cancer may be due to an effect of chlamydia infection on persistence of high-risk HPV...
  13. pmc Willingness to participate in HIV-1 vaccine trials among young Thai men
    R A Jenkins
    US Army Medical Component, Armed Forces Research Institute for Medical Science, Bangkok, Thailand
    Sex Transm Infect 76:386-92. 2000
    ..Willingness to participate in HIV-1 vaccine trials and associated factors were investigated in a sample of 2670 Royal Thai Army conscripted recruits...
  14. doi request reprint Prevalence of sexually transmitted infections among female adolescents aged 14 to 19 in the United States
    Sara E Forhan
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and Tuberculosis Prevention, Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1505-12. 2009
    ..In this study we estimated the prevalence of the most common STIs among a representative sample of female adolescents in the United States...
  15. doi request reprint Pre-treatment syphilis titers: distribution and evaluation of their use to distinguish early from late latent syphilis and to prioritize contact investigations
    Erika Samoff
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, National Center for HIV, STDs, and Tuberculosis TB NCHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:789-93. 2009
    ..Because of limitations of current staging protocols, the rapid plasma reagin (RPR) titer has been proposed as an alternative priority marker for contact investigation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted diseases of older persons in Washington State
    F Xu
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 28:287-91. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Sexually transmitted diseases are reported among older persons, although at lower rates than among younger persons. Services for STD and counseling regarding safe sex should be available to persons of all ages...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of HPV infection among females in the United States
    Eileen F Dunne
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 297:813-9. 2007
    ..Baseline population prevalence data for HPV infection in the United States before widespread availability of a prophylactic HPV vaccine would be useful...
  18. doi request reprint Acceptability of human papillomavirus vaccine for males: a review of the literature
    Nicole Liddon
    Division of STD Prevention, National Centers for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:113-23. 2010
    ..Future acceptability studies might incorporate more recent data on HPV-related disease, HPV vaccines, and cost-effectiveness data to provide more current information on vaccine acceptability...
  19. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2 in pregnant women in the United States
    Fujie Xu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:43.e1-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) and type 2 (HSV-2) in a national cross-sectional sample of pregnant women...
  20. ncbi request reprint Genital human papillomavirus infection
    Eileen F Dunne
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:624-9. 2006
    ..In this article, we review genital HPV for the clinician, with a primary focus on the prevalence of HPV infection in the United States...
  21. doi request reprint The potential health and economic benefits of preventing recurrent respiratory papillomatosis through quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccination
    Harrell W Chesson
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Vaccine 26:4513-8. 2008
    ..More precise estimates of the incidence of RRP are needed, however, to quantify this impact more reliably...
  22. doi request reprint Prevalence of syphilis seroreactivity in the United States: data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES) 2001-2004
    Sami L Gottlieb
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:507-11. 2008
    ..There have been no recent US population-based estimates of syphilis seroprevalence. We determined the prevalence of syphilis seroreactivity among a representative sample of the US population...
  23. pmc Cost-effectiveness of human papillomavirus vaccination in the United States
    Harrell W Chesson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:244-51. 2008
    ..This consistency is reassuring because models of varying complexity will be essential tools for policy makers in the development of optimal HPV vaccination strategies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Assessing neonatal herpes reporting in the United States, 2000-2005
    Thu Ha Dinh
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:19-21. 2008
    ..We describe neonatal herpes reporting and the number of cases reported in states with reporting requirements in the United States, 2000-2005...
  25. ncbi request reprint Seroepidemiology of human papillomavirus type 11 in the United States: results from the third National Health And Nutrition Examination Survey, 1991--1994
    Susan Hariri
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:298-303. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to estimate the national seroprevalence and evaluate predictors of HPV-11 seropositivity...
  26. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 1 in children in the United States
    Fujie Xu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Pediatr 151:374-7. 2007
    ..To describe HSV-1 seroprevalence in children in the United States and to examine factors associated with herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) infection in children...
  27. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of bacterial vaginosis in the United States, 2001-2004; associations with symptoms, sexual behaviors, and reproductive health
    Emilia H Koumans
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:864-9. 2007
    ..We determined prevalence and associations with BV among a representative sample of women of reproductive age in the United States...
  28. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccine initiation in an area with elevated rates of cervical cancer
    Sami L Gottlieb
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:430-7. 2009
    ..We assessed human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination of adolescent girls living in communities with elevated cervical cancer rates...
  29. doi request reprint Genital warts among 18- to 59-year-olds in the United States, national health and nutrition examination survey, 1999--2004
    Thu Ha Dinh
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:357-60. 2008
    ..Genital warts are caused by human papillomavirus (HPV); over 90% are due to HPV types 6 and 11. We determined the percentage of persons who reported having been diagnosed with genital warts in the United States from 1999--2004...
  30. doi request reprint Availability of human papillomavirus vaccine at medical practices in an area with elevated rates of cervical cancer
    Sami L Gottlieb
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:438-44. 2009
    ..To assess availability of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine at medical practices in an area with elevated cervical cancer rates...
  31. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and coinfection with herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 in the United States, 1988-1994
    Fujie Xu
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 06, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:1019-24. 2002
    ..2%) than persons seropositive for both HSV-1 and HSV-2 (5.9%). The seroprevalence of HSV-1 and age at infection may influence the epidemiology of clinical genital herpes, even if prior HSV-1 infection does not prevent HSV-2 infection...
  32. doi request reprint Postlicensure safety surveillance for quadrivalent human papillomavirus recombinant vaccine
    Barbara A Slade
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop D 26, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 302:750-7. 2009
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Improvement in healing and reduction in HIV shedding with episodic acyclovir therapy as part of syndromic management among men: a randomized, controlled trial
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1039-49. 2009
    ..It is uncertain whether episodic acyclovir will enhance ulcer healing if delivered at primary health care settings, because there is often a delay in treatment initiation...
  34. doi request reprint Rate and predictors of repeat Chlamydia trachomatis infection among men
    Eileen F Dunne
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:S40-4. 2008
    ..There are few reports evaluating repeat infection and predictors among men treated for Ct infection...
  35. doi request reprint Incidence of neonatal herpes simplex virus infections in two managed care organizations: implications for surveillance
    Fujie Xu
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:592-8. 2008
    ..To estimate the incidence of neonatal herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections and to assess the utility of surveillance methods for neonatal herpes in 2 managed care populations...
  36. doi request reprint Men who have sex with men in the United States: demographic and behavioral characteristics and prevalence of HIV and HSV-2 infection: results from National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001-2006
    Fujie Xu
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:399-405. 2010
    ..To describe demographic and behavioral characteristics and the prevalence of HIV and herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) infections in men who had sex with men identified through a nationally representative, population-based survey...
  37. doi request reprint Women who have sex with women in the United States: prevalence, sexual behavior and prevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 infection-results from national health and nutrition examination survey 2001-2006
    Fujie Xu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:407-13. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of same-sex sexual behavior in women in the United States; to describe demographic and behavioral characteristics and the prevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) infection...
  38. doi request reprint Increase in sexual risk behavior and prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis among adolescents in Northern Thailand
    Sara J Whitehead
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Sex Transm Dis 35:883-8. 2008
    ..We report findings from 2 cross-sectional surveys conducted in 1999 and 2002 among 15-to 21-year-old vocational students...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of circumcision and herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in men in the United States: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 1999-2004
    Fujie Xu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:479-84. 2007
    ..To study the prevalence of circumcision in the United States and to examine the association between circumcision and herpes simplex virus Type 2 (HSV-2) infection...
  40. ncbi request reprint The emergence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to Azithromycin in Kansas City, Missouri, 1999 to 2000
    Catherine A McLean
    Division of STD Prevention, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:73-8. 2004
    ..0 microg/mL) in the United States. GOAL The goal of this study was to identify risk factors for AziDS N. gonorrhoeae and to describe isolate microbiology...
  41. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of human papillomavirus type 16 in children
    Eileen F Dunne
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:1817-9. 2005
    ..To explain HPV-16 seropositivity in this population, further study is required...
  42. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted disease services at US colleges and universities
    Emilia H Koumans
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Coll Health 53:211-7. 2005
    ..Although most schools provided some prevention education, access to prevention, testing, and education should be increased at schools where these services are possible but not available...
  43. pmc Comparison of methods for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae using commercially available nucleic acid amplification tests and a liquid pap smear medium
    Emilia H Koumans
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:1507-11. 2003
    ..trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae from patient samples. Cytologic fluid shows promise for simultaneous screening for cytologic abnormalities and sexually transmitted infections...
  44. ncbi request reprint Comparison of vaccination with measles-mumps-rubella vaccine at 9, 12, and 15 months of age
    Stephen C Redd
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:S116-22. 2004
    ..The response to mumps varied little by age of the child or birth year of the child's mother. These results support the recommended age for first vaccination with measles-mumps-rubella at 12-15 months...
  45. ncbi request reprint The syphilis reactor grid: help or hindrance for syphilis surveillance?
    Catherine A McLean
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:650-3. 2003
    ..Health departments use reactor grids (sex, age, and serologic test for syphilis [STS] titer criteria) to determine which persons to evaluate for untreated syphilis...
  46. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of syphilis reactor grids: optimizing impact
    Joshua K Schaffzin
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Protection, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:700-6. 2003
    ..However, there are limited methods for SRG evaluation that are feasible for sexually transmitted disease programs...
  47. pmc Evaluation of the Determine Rapid Syphilis TP assay using sera
    Theresa Diaz
    Global AIDS Program, National Center for HIV, STD, TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:98-101. 2004
    ..Further studies are needed using this test on whole blood and under the clinical conditions for which it is intended...
  48. ncbi request reprint Patient-delivered partner treatment with azithromycin to prevent repeated Chlamydia trachomatis infection among women: a randomized, controlled trial
    Julia A Schillinger
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:49-56. 2003
    ..A substantial proportion of women treated for C trachomatis infection are reinfected by an untreated male sex partner in the first several months after treatment. Effective strategies to ensure partner treatment are needed...
  49. ncbi request reprint Indications for therapy and treatment recommendations for bacterial vaginosis in nonpregnant and pregnant women: a synthesis of data
    Emilia H Koumans
    Division of STD Prevention, Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:S152-72. 2002
    ..The use of intravaginal clindamycin therapy, especially during the latter half of the second trimester and thereafter, appears to increase infections during the neonatal period...
  50. ncbi request reprint Trends in pelvic inflammatory disease hospital discharges and ambulatory visits, United States, 1985-2001
    Madeline Y Sutton
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Sex Transm Dis 32:778-84. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the estimated trends in incidence of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) among reproductive-aged women in hospital and ambulatory settings...
  51. ncbi request reprint Syphilis outbreak among Hispanic immigrants in Decatur, Alabama: association with commercial sex
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:20-5. 2004
    ..An outbreak of infectious syphilis among Hispanics was identified in Decatur, Alabama...
  52. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of HPV infection among men: A systematic review of the literature
    Eileen F Dunne
    Division of STD Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:1044-57. 2006
    ..2 million persons are newly infected every year in the United States. There are limited data on HPV infection in heterosexual men...
  53. ncbi request reprint Trends in herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 seroprevalence in the United States
    Fujie Xu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 296:964-73. 2006
    ..Preexisting HSV-1 antibodies can alleviate clinical manifestations of subsequently acquired HSV-2. Furthermore, HSV-1 has become an important cause of genital herpes in some developed countries...
  54. doi request reprint HIV-1 and herpes simplex virus type-2 genital shedding among co-infected women using self-collected swabs in Chiang Rai, Thailand
    S E Forhan
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:560-4. 2012
    ..6; 95% CI, 3.3-17.2, P < 0.0001). SCS may be useful for future HIV-1 and HSV-2 studies because this method allows for frequent genital sampling, and inclusion of genital sites other than the cervix...
  55. ncbi request reprint Amplification of the DNA polymerase I gene of Treponema pallidum from whole blood of persons with syphilis
    A A Marfin
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 40:163-6. 2001
    ..Of these 13, three were determined to have incubating syphilis; two had primary or secondary syphilis and eight had latent syphilis. This study demonstrates that spirochetemia can occur throughout the course of T. pallidum infection...
  56. doi request reprint Trichomonas vaginalis prevalence, incidence, risk factors and antibiotic-resistance in an adolescent population
    Jamie W Krashin
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:440-4. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence and incidence of trichomoniasis, risk factors for infection, and the prevalence of metronidazole and tinidazole-resistant Trichomonas vaginalis (T. vaginalis) in female adolescents...
  57. ncbi request reprint Contact-tracing outcomes among male syphilis patients in Fulton County, Georgia, 2003
    Erika Samoff
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, National Center for HIV, STDs, and Tuberculosis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:456-60. 2007
    ..Contact tracing may be less effective in populations with casual sex partners such as male syphilis patients who report sex with men; this opinion is widely held, but few quantitative comparisons are available...
  58. doi request reprint Examining self and partners for syphilis among men who have sex with men: five US cities, 2009-2011
    D Surie
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:859-61. 2012
    ..3, 95% CI 1.03-1.73) and mouth (aPR 1.6, 95% CI 1.1-2.26). Further research is needed to determine whether educational materials affect early detection and treatment of primary and secondary syphilis and reduce transmission...
  59. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted diseases during pregnancy: screening, diagnostic, and treatment practices among prenatal care providers in Georgia
    J S Weisbord
    Epidemiology Program Office, and the Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    South Med J 94:47-53. 2001
    ..A written office policy on testing for BV or HIV was associated with increased screening. CONCLUSIONS: Provider education is needed about diagnosis and treatment of STD during pregnancy...
  60. ncbi request reprint Screening of males for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections at STD clinics in three US cities -- Indianapolis, New Orleans, Seattle
    K S Kohl
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mailstop E 61, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 15:822-8. 2004
    ..Substantial variation among sites in positivity warrants local determination of prevalence and risk factors to inform screening strategies...
  61. ncbi request reprint Molecular subtyping of Treponema pallidum in an Arizona County with increasing syphilis morbidity: use of specimens from ulcers and blood
    M Y Sutton
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 183:1601-6. 2001
    ..pallidum can be found in an area with high syphilis morbidity, although 1 subtype (14f) was predominant. Four typeable specimens were from blood, a newly identified specimen source for subtyping...
  62. ncbi request reprint The natural history of HIV-1 infection in young Thai men after seroconversion
    Ram Rangsin
    Department of Military and Community Medicine, Phramongkutklao College of Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:622-9. 2004
    ..1 deaths per 1000 patient-years for HIV-negative men. Our data suggest a more rapid progression to AIDS and death after HIV-1 infection in young men in Thailand than has been reported for similarly aged cohorts in developed countries...
  63. doi request reprint Parent attitudes about school requirements for human papillomavirus vaccine in high-risk communities of Los Angeles, California
    Rachel Robitz
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1421-9. 2011
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV) immunization requirements for school entry could increase HPV vaccine uptake but are controversial. This study assessed parents' attitudes about HPV immunization requirements...
  64. ncbi request reprint Persons with early syphilis identified through blood or plasma donation screening in the United States
    Carolyn Gardella
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:545-9. 2002
    ..After adjustment for variation in NETSS use, it was estimated that, over the 6 years, approximately 1200 cases of early syphilis were detected nationally through donation screening, and 58% of the case subjects were volunteer donors...
  65. ncbi request reprint A national survey of pediatrician knowledge and attitudes regarding human papillomavirus vaccination
    Matthew F Daley
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2280-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine physician characteristics, knowledge, and attitudes associated with an intention to recommend human papillomavirus vaccination...
  66. ncbi request reprint The optimal anatomic sites for sampling heterosexual men for human papillomavirus (HPV) detection: the HPV detection in men study
    Anna R Giuliano
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:1146-52. 2007
    ..Conclusions. At a minimum, the penile shaft and the glans penis/coronal sulcus should be sampled in heterosexual men. A scrotal, perianal, or anal sample should also be included for optimal HPV detection...
  67. ncbi request reprint Effect of specimen order on Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae test performance and adequacy of Papanicolaou smear
    Khalil G Ghanem
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Avenue B3 North, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 19:23-30. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of specimen collection order on the performance of diagnostic tests for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC), and the specimen adequacy of ThinPrep Papanicolaou (Pap) smears...
  68. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for anogenital human papillomavirus infection in men
    Carrie M Nielson
    Arizona Cancer Center and Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:1137-45. 2007
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV) is strongly associated with cervical and other anogenital cancers. Identification of risk factors for HPV infection in men may improve our understanding of HPV transmission and prevention...
  69. pmc Cervical specimen order and performance measures of Chlamydia trachomatis diagnostic testing
    Khalil G Ghanem
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, B3 North, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5295-7. 2005
    ..Specimen collection order did not appear to affect the diagnostic accuracy of these tests...
  70. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus prevalence and type distribution in male anogenital sites and semen
    Carrie M Nielson
    Arizona Cancer Center and Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1107-14. 2007
    ..Specifically, the prevalence of type-specific HPV infection and the distribution of infections by anogenital anatomic site in men are incompletely characterized...
  71. ncbi request reprint HPV vaccines prophylactic, not therapeutic
    Lauri E Markowitz
    JAMA 298:805-6. 2007