Elizabeth Ann Torrone
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Glen or Glenda: reported gender of sex partners in two statewide HIV databasesElizabeth A Torrone
Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Am J Public Health 100:525-30. 2010..We assessed agreement of reported gender of sex partners in 2 statewide HIV databases linked by client identifiers...
- Chlamydia trachomatis infection among women 26 to 39 years of age in the United States, 1999 to 2010Elizabeth A Torrone
Surveillance and Data Management Branch, Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Sex Transm Dis 40:335-7. 2013..Chlamydia prevalence was low overall but varied by sociodemographics and sexual behaviors. Findings support current recommendations that women older than 25 years should not be routinely screened for chlamydial infection...
- Prevalence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae among persons 14 to 39 years of age, United States, 1999 to 2008Elizabeth A Torrone
Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Sex Transm Dis 40:202-5. 2013..Prevalence estimates from population-based surveys do not suffer from the same biases as case-report and clinic positivity data and may be better to monitor sexually transmitted disease morbidity over time...
- Identifying gaps in HIV prevention servicesElizabeth A Torrone
Department of Epidemiology, UNC Chapel Hill School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Soc Work Public Health 25:327-40. 2010..Findings from this study can inform local and regional planners on how to efficiently target prevention programs, including programs aimed at reducing racial and geographic disparities in sexually transmitted diseases, such as HIV...
- Risk behavior disclosure during HIV test counselingElizabeth Ann Torrone
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:551-61. 2010..Modifications to the risk assessment process, including better explaining the role of the risk assessment in prevention counseling, may increase the validity of the data...
- Increased HIV and primary and secondary syphilis diagnoses among young men--United States, 2004-2008Elizabeth 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...
- Pregnancy and HIV infection in young women in North CarolinaElizabeth A Torrone
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Public Health Rep 125:96-102. 2010..We investigated the combined effect of partner counseling and referral services (PCRS) and comprehensive prenatal HIV screening...
- Late diagnosis of HIV in young men in North CarolinaElizabeth A Torrone
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health, Raleigh, NC 27599, USA
Sex Transm Dis 34:846-8. 2007
- Endemic early syphilis among young newly diagnosed HIV-positive men in a southeastern U.S. stateArlene C Sena
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:955-63. 2008..Although male coinfections have not increased over time, early syphilis has become endemic among young HIV-positive men statewide, emphasizing the need to provide screening for both infections among high-risk individuals...