J S Santelli
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Reproductive health in school-based health centers: findings from the 1998-99 census of school-based health centersJohn S Santelli
Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, K22, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
J Adolesc Health 32:443-51. 2003..To describe the state of reproductive health services, including access to contraception and health center policies, among school-based health centers (SBHCs) serving adolescents in the United States..
- The association of sexual behaviors with socioeconomic status, family structure, and race/ethnicity among US adolescentsJ S Santelli
Division of Adolescent and School Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Am J Public Health 90:1582-8. 2000..This study assessed the relation of socioeconomic status (SES), family structure, and race/ethnicity to adolescent sexual behaviors that are key determinants of pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)...
- Initiation of sexual intercourse among middle school adolescents: the influence of psychosocial factorsJohn S Santelli
Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
J Adolesc Health 34:200-8. 2004..To explore potential psychosocial predictors for initiation of sexual intercourse among middle-school, inner-city youth, using longitudinal data from the Healthy and Alive! project...
- The measurement and meaning of unintended pregnancyJohn Santelli
Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 35:94-101. 2003
- Timing of alcohol and other drug use and sexual risk behaviors among unmarried adolescents and young adultsJ S Santelli
Program Services and Development Branch, Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Fam Plann Perspect 33:200-5. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: The relationships between alcohol and other drug use and two sexual behaviors--condom use and multiple partners-suggest distinct mechanisms of influence and the need for different prevention strategies...
- Use of birth control pills, condoms, and withdrawal among U.S. high school studentsS A Everett
Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion NCCDPHP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
J Adolesc Health 27:112-8. 2000..To examine the use of contraception at last sexual intercourse among currently sexually active adolescents...
- Abstinence and abstinence-only educationMary A Ott
Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 19:446-52. 2007..To review recent literature on medical accuracy, program effectiveness, and ethical concerns related to abstinence-only policies for adolescent sexuality education...
- Changes in formal sex education: 1995-2002Laura Duberstein Lindberg
Guttmacher Institute, New York, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 38:182-9. 2006..Although comprehensive sex education is broadly supported by health professionals, funding for abstinence-only education has increased...
- Approaches to adolescent sexuality educationMary A Ott
Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, 410 West 10th Street, HS1001, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Adolesc Med State Art Rev 18:558-70, viii. 2007..In this article we review the effectiveness, medical accuracy, and ethical concerns related to different approaches to sexuality education...
- Explaining recent declines in adolescent pregnancy in the United States: the contribution of abstinence and improved contraceptive useJohn S Santelli
Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY, USA
Am J Public Health 97:150-6. 2007..We explored the relative contributions of declining sexual activity and improved contraceptive use to the recent decline in adolescent pregnancy rates in the United States...
- An exploration of the dimensions of pregnancy intentions among women choosing to terminate pregnancy or to initiate prenatal care in New Orleans, LouisianaJohn S Santelli
Applied Sciences Branch, Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Public Health 96:2009-15. 2006..We examined pregnancy decisionmaking among women seeking abortion or prenatal care...
- Contraceptive use and pregnancy risk among U.S. high school students, 1991-2003John S Santelli
Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 38:106-11. 2006..Trends in teenagers' contraceptive use have received less attention than trends in adolescent sexual intercourse, despite the importance of contraceptive use to preventing teenage pregnancy...
- Trends in adolescent contraceptive use, unprotected and poorly protected sex, 1991-2003John E Anderson
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, HIV, and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Adolesc Health 38:734-9. 2006..To estimate trends in use and nonuse of effective protection among adolescents 1991-2003, and to assess factors associated with poorly protected sex in 2003...
- So what have we learned? The Editors' comments on the coalition approach to teen pregnancyLorraine V Klerman
Institute for Child, Youth, and Family Policy, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
J Adolesc Health 37:S115-8. 2005
- Socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities in unintended pregnancy among postpartum women in CaliforniaCatherine Cubbin
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Matern Child Health J 6:237-46. 2002....
- Missed opportunities for sexually transmitted diseases, human immunodeficiency virus, and pregnancy prevention services during adolescent health supervision visitsGale R Burstein
Division of HIV and AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Pediatrics 111:996-1001. 2003....
- Noncoital sexual activities among adolescentsLaura Duberstein Lindberg
Guttmacher Institute, New York, New York 10038, USA
J Adolesc Health 43:231-8. 2008..We used data from Cycle 6 of National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG) to explore factors related to oral and anal sex among adolescents...
- Can changes in sexual behaviors among high school students explain the decline in teen pregnancy rates in the 1990s?John S Santelli
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
J Adolesc Health 35:80-90. 2004..Previous attempts to explain these declines focused on the period before 1995 and did not directly calculate the impact of improved contraceptive use...
- Differences between mistimed and unwanted pregnancies among women who have live birthsDenise V D'Angelo
Computer Sciences Corp, Atlanta, GA, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:192-7. 2004..Mistimed and unwanted pregnancies that result in live births are commonly considered together as unintended pregnancies, but they may have different precursors and outcomes...
- Measuring factors underlying intendedness of women's first and later pregnanciesIlene S Speizer
Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:198-205. 2004..Conventional measures of pregnancy intendedness do not reflect the multiple factors affecting a woman's pregnancy-related intentions and attitudes...
- Guidelines for adolescent health research. A position paper of the Society for Adolescent MedicineJohn S Santelli
J Adolesc Health 33:396-409. 2003
- Medical accuracy in sexuality education: ideology and the scientific processJohn S Santelli
Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Ave, B2, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Public Health 98:1786-92. 2008..I propose a concise definition of medical accuracy that may be useful to policymakers, health educators, and other health practitioners...
- Sex education and sexual socialization: roles for educators and parentsRonny A Shtarkshall
Social Science and Health Behavior Program, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University and Hadassah Medical Organization, Jerusalem, Israel
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 39:116-9. 2007