Thomas A Peterman

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint This place is killing me: a comparison of counties where the incidence rates of AIDS increased the most and the least
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:S123-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint High incidence of new sexually transmitted infections in the year following a sexually transmitted infection: a case for rescreening
    Thomas A Peterman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:564-72. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Relative efficacy of prevention counseling with rapid and standard HIV testing: a randomized, controlled trial (RESPECT-2)
    Carol A Metcalf
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:130-8. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Heterosexual anal sex activity in the year after an STD clinic visit
    Lin H Tian
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:905-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Is HIV/sexually transmitted disease prevention counseling effective among vulnerable populations?: a subset analysis of data collected for a randomized, controlled trial evaluating counseling efficacy (Project RESPECT)
    Omotayo O Bolu
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:469-74. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Gonorrhea infections diagnosed among persons living with HIV/AIDS: identifying opportunities for integrated prevention services in New York City, Washington, DC, Miami/Dade County, and Arizona
    Melanie M Taylor
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:115-20. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a booster counseling session 6 months after HIV testing and counseling: a randomized, controlled trial (RESPECT-2)
    Carol A Metcalf
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:123-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in sexual behavior and STD prevalence among heterosexual STD clinic attendees: 1993-1995 versus 1999-2000
    Catherine Lindsey Satterwhite
    Division of STD Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:815-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Screening male prisoners for Chlamydia trachomatis: impact on test positivity among women from their neighborhoods who were tested in family planning clinics
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop E 02, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:425-9. 2009
  10. pmc High risk for HIV following syphilis diagnosis among men in Florida, 2000-2011
    Thomas A Peterman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of STD Prevention, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Atlanta, GA
    Public Health Rep 129:164-9. 2014

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint This place is killing me: a comparison of counties where the incidence rates of AIDS increased the most and the least
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:S123-6. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the socioeconomic and health characteristics of communities with the largest proportional increases in incidence rates of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)...
  2. ncbi request reprint High incidence of new sexually transmitted infections in the year following a sexually transmitted infection: a case for rescreening
    Thomas A Peterman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:564-72. 2006
    ..There is little information on infections among men, infections with Neisseria gonorrhoeae or Trichomonas vaginalis, or long-term follow-up...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relative efficacy of prevention counseling with rapid and standard HIV testing: a randomized, controlled trial (RESPECT-2)
    Carol A Metcalf
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:130-8. 2005
    ..Two risk-reduction counseling sessions can prevent sexually transmitted diseases (STDs); however, return rates for test results are low...
  4. doi request reprint Heterosexual anal sex activity in the year after an STD clinic visit
    Lin H Tian
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:905-9. 2008
    ..To describe heterosexual anal sex activity during a year and to identify factors associated with heterosexual anal sex and condom use during anal sex...
  5. ncbi request reprint Is HIV/sexually transmitted disease prevention counseling effective among vulnerable populations?: a subset analysis of data collected for a randomized, controlled trial evaluating counseling efficacy (Project RESPECT)
    Omotayo O Bolu
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:469-74. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate counseling efficacy among high-risk groups...
  6. doi request reprint Gonorrhea infections diagnosed among persons living with HIV/AIDS: identifying opportunities for integrated prevention services in New York City, Washington, DC, Miami/Dade County, and Arizona
    Melanie M Taylor
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:115-20. 2013
    ..5%), DC (7.3%), MDC (4%), and AZ (2%). The overall HIV-GC coinfection rates increased over the study period in all 4 sites. Real-time data integration could allow for enhanced prevention among persons with HIV infection and acute STDs. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a booster counseling session 6 months after HIV testing and counseling: a randomized, controlled trial (RESPECT-2)
    Carol A Metcalf
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:123-9. 2005
    ..HIV counseling prevents sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), with most of the benefit accumulating in the first 6 months...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in sexual behavior and STD prevalence among heterosexual STD clinic attendees: 1993-1995 versus 1999-2000
    Catherine Lindsey Satterwhite
    Division of STD Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:815-9. 2007
    ..To examine trends in sex behaviors and STD prevalence over time among heterosexual STD clinic populations from 3 urban STD clinics in the United States...
  9. ncbi request reprint Screening male prisoners for Chlamydia trachomatis: impact on test positivity among women from their neighborhoods who were tested in family planning clinics
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop E 02, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:425-9. 2009
    ..We studied whether screening and treating men in prison influenced C. trachomatis infection among women living in their communities...
  10. pmc High risk for HIV following syphilis diagnosis among men in Florida, 2000-2011
    Thomas A Peterman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of STD Prevention, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Atlanta, GA
    Public Health Rep 129:164-9. 2014
    ..We identified the risk of HIV following a syphilis diagnosis for men in Florida...
  11. doi request reprint Estimating chlamydia re-infection rates: an empirical example
    Elizabeth A Torrone
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:388-90. 2013
    ..Chlamydia re-infection data are used to inform and evaluate chlamydia control programmes. We quantitatively investigated the effect of denominator selection on estimating re-infection rates and trends...
  12. ncbi request reprint Are counselor demographics associated with successful human immunodeficiency virus/sexually transmitted disease prevention counseling?
    Lisa N Pealer
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:52-6. 2004
    ..HIV prevention counseling has changed behavior and reduced incident sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in research participants...
  13. doi request reprint Risk factors for prevalent and incident Trichomonas vaginalis among women attending three sexually transmitted disease clinics
    Donna J Helms
    Division of STD Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:484-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this analysis is to describe the epidemiology of T. vaginalis in Sexually Transmitted Disease clinics and characterize the risk factors associated with prevalent and incident T. vaginalis within the same population...
  14. doi request reprint Self-reported Chlamydia testing rates of sexually active women aged 15-25 years in the United States, 2006-2008
    Guoyu Tao
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:605-7. 2012
    ..9% annual chlamydia testing rate for sexually active US women aged 15 to 25 years, defined as having ≥ 1 sex partner in the past year. Our results highlight the need for increased testing among sexually active young women...
  15. ncbi request reprint Estimating Chlamydia screening rates by using reported sexually transmitted disease tests for sexually active women aged 16 to 25 years in the United States
    Guoyu Tao
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:180-2. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) screening rates by using reported sexually transmitted disease (STD) tests for sexually active women aged 16 to 25 years in the U.S. general population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Condom effectiveness for reducing transmission of gonorrhea and chlamydia: the importance of assessing partner infection status
    Lee Warner
    National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:242-51. 2004
    ..73). Restricting analyses to participants with known exposure to infected partners provides a feasible and efficient mechanism for reducing confounding from differential exposure to infected partners in condom effectiveness studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted diseases program performance measures: how are they performing?
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:610-6. 2011
    ..Performance measures were developed in order to improve the performance of sexually transmitted disease (STD) prevention programs...
  18. doi request reprint Do women with persistently negative nontreponemal test results transmit syphilis during pregnancy?
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:311-5. 2013
    ..The significance of these results is uncertain. We wondered if mothers with persistently negative nontreponemal test results could transmit syphilis to their newborns...
  19. doi request reprint Needle in a haystack: the yield of syphilis outreach screening at 5 US sites-2000 to 2007
    Felicia M T Lewis
    Field Epidemiology Unit, Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 17:513-21. 2011
    ..We attempted a retrospective study to determine the costs, yield, and feasibility of analyzing health department-funded syphilis outreach screening in 5 diverse US sites with significant disease burdens...
  20. doi request reprint Brief counseling for reducing sexual risk and bacterial STIs among drug users--results from project RESPECT
    Salaam Semaan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Office of the Director, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, E 07, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 106:7-15. 2010
    ..We assessed BRRC's efficacy with RESPECT participants who used drugs and examined BRRC's applicability to present-day users of heroin, cocaine, speedball, or crack...
  21. ncbi request reprint Time to treatment for women with chlamydial or gonococcal infections: a comparative evaluation of sexually transmitted disease clinics in 3 US cities
    David Wong
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:194-8. 2005
    ..Improved methods for notifying infected patients might increase timely treatment in this population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia trachomatis among patients infected with and treated for Neisseria gonorrhoeae in sexually transmitted disease clinics in the United States
    Sheryl B Lyss
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 46, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:178-85. 2003
    ..Because the epidemiology of and diagnostic testing for STDs have changed over time, co-treatment may no longer be needed as a clinical or public health strategy...
  23. pmc Male circumcision for prevention of HIV transmission: what the new data mean for HIV prevention in the United States
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e223. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint The resurgence of syphilis among men who have sex with men
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 20:54-9. 2007
    ..To identify recent progress and emerging problems in addressing syphilis among men who have sex with men...
  25. doi request reprint Dilemmas in the management of syphilis: a survey of infectious diseases experts
    Deborah Dowell
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1526-9. 2009
    ..Most providers did not have access to dark-field microscopy. We found variation in management of syphilis, especially for patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection...
  26. doi request reprint Increased HIV and primary and secondary syphilis diagnoses among young men--United States, 2004-2008
    Elizabeth A Torrone
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of STD Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:328-35. 2011
    ..We describe the extent to which metropolitan areas of varying population sizes have reported increases in HIV and syphilis diagnoses in young MSM...
  27. ncbi request reprint Identifying likely syphilis transmitters: implications for control and evaluation
    Richard H Kahn
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:630-5. 2006
    ..We sought to determine which control strategies identified particularly high-risk, early-stage syphilis cases considered to have high prevention value...
  28. doi request reprint Reinfections during the Florida syphilis epidemic, 2000-2008
    Toye H Brewer
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:12-7. 2011
    ..The last 3 syphilis epidemics in the United States peaked after 5 to 6 years, but rates have now increased for 8 years. We questioned whether persons with multiple syphilis diagnoses (repeaters) are fueling the epidemic...
  29. ncbi request reprint Reducing the risk of sexual HIV transmission: quantifying the per-act risk for HIV on the basis of choice of partner, sex act, and condom use
    Beens Varghese
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 29:38-43. 2002
    ..Sexual acquisition of HIV is influenced by choice of partner, sex act, and condom use. However, current risk-reduction strategies focus mainly on condom use...
  30. ncbi request reprint The changing epidemiology of syphilis
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:S4-10. 2005
  31. ncbi request reprint Responding to the epidemics of syphilis among men who have sex with men: introduction to the special issue
    Thomas A Peterman
    CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:S1-3. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Misclassification of the stages of syphilis: implications for surveillance
    Thomas A Peterman
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:144-9. 2005
    ..Classification was excellent for primary and secondary and good for late latent, but half of early latent and unknown duration were misclassified. New surveillance definitions are suggested, comments requested...
  33. ncbi request reprint Incidence of herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in 5 sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinics and the effect of HIV/STD risk-reduction counseling
    Sami L Gottlieb
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:1059-67. 2004
    ..controls). The possible benefit of RRC in preventing acquisition of HSV-2 infection offers encouragement that interventions more specifically tailored to genital herpes may be useful and should be an important focus of future studies...
  34. ncbi request reprint Would targeting increase efficiency of syphilis partner services programs?--Data from New York City, Philadelphia, Texas, and Virginia
    Brooke E Hoots
    From the Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Epidemic Intelligence Service, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, Division of Applied Sciences, Atlanta, GA Philadelphia Department of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York City, NY Texas Department of State Health Services, HIV STD Prevention and Care Branch, Austin, TX and Virginia Department of Health, Division of Disease Prevention, Richmond, VA
    Sex Transm Dis 41:407-12. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify index case characteristics associated with highest yield partner elicitation and subsequent case finding to determine whether some groups could be reasonably excluded from PN efforts...
  35. doi request reprint Serologic testing for syphilis in the United States: a cost-effectiveness analysis of two screening algorithms
    Kwame Owusu-Edusei
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road MS E 80, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:1-7. 2011
    ..We compared the economic and health outcomes of this new algorithm with the standard algorithm from the perspective of the United States health system...
  36. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a community-based organization's intervention to reduce the incidence of sexually transmitted diseases: a randomized, controlled trial
    Julie E Maher
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    South Med J 96:248-53. 2003
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Challenges in congenital syphilis surveillance: how are congenital syphilis investigations classified?
    Camille E Introcaso
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:695-9. 2013
    ..Despite the existence of a surveillance case definition, congenital syphilis is sometimes classified differently using an algorithm on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's case reporting form...
  38. ncbi request reprint Syphilis among men who have sex with men: challenges to syphilis elimination in the United States
    John M Douglas
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:S80-3. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted disease testing protocols, sexually transmitted disease testing, and discussion of sexual behaviors in HIV clinics in Los Angeles County
    Melanie M Taylor
    CDC NCHSTP DSTDP, Arizona Department of Health Services, Office of Infectious Disease Services, Phoenix, Arizona 85007 3237, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:341-5. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Changes in partnerships and HIV risk behaviors after partner notification
    Tamara Hoxworth
    Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:83-8. 2003
    ..Few studies have examined the effect of partner notification (PN) on behavior change and partnerships. This study investigated both...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of HIV serostatus disclosure
    Megan E O'Brien
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:731-5. 2003
    ..Older age and lower CD4 cell counts were associated with disclosure...
  42. ncbi request reprint Partner notification for HIV and syphilis: effects on sexual behaviors and relationship stability
    Patricia J Kissinger
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Departnent of Epidemiology, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:75-82. 2003
    ..One concern is that HIV PN can promote the breakup of old partnerships and increase the acquisition of new partners, thereby spreading HIV infections...
  43. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and correlates of herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in five sexually transmitted-disease clinics
    Sami L Gottlieb
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and Denver Public Health Department, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1381-9. 2002
    ..Efforts to prevent genital herpes should begin at an early age. The high rate of undiagnosed HSV-2 infection likely contributes to ongoing transmission...
  44. ncbi request reprint Seroepidemiology of infection with human papillomavirus 16, in men and women attending sexually transmitted disease clinics in the United States
    Deborah L Thompson
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and Denver Public Health Department, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:1563-74. 2004
    ..The study sought to characterize the seroprevalence, seropersistence, and seroincidence of human papillomavirus (HPV)-16 antibody, as well as the behavioral risk factors for HPV-16 seropositivity...
  45. ncbi request reprint A stratified approach to untangling the behavioral/biomedical outcomes conundrum
    Sevgi O Aral
    Sex Transm Dis 29:530-2. 2002
  46. ncbi request reprint Genital lesions of primary syphilis
    Robert A Gunn
    JAMA 291:184. 2004