Robert A Bednarczyk
Affiliation: Emory University
- Attitudes and knowledge of Georgian physicians regarding cervical cancer prevention, 2010Robert A Bednarczyk
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University at Albany School of Public Health, Rensselaer, NY, USA
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 121:224-8. 2013..To document Georgian physician's knowledge, attitudes, and practices concerning HPV, Pap smear testing, and HPV vaccination, and to assess whether physician practice might change with additional education and training...
- Sexual activity-related outcomes after human papillomavirus vaccination of 11- to 12-year-oldsRobert A Bednarczyk
Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA
Pediatrics 130:798-805. 2012..To date, no studies measured clinical markers of sexual activity after HPV vaccination. This study evaluated sexual activity-related clinical outcomes after adolescent vaccination...
- Neonatal outcomes after antenatal influenza immunization during the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic: impact on preterm birth, birth weight, and small for gestational age birthJennifer L Richards
Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, 11 Piedmont Center, 3495 Piedmont Rd NE, Suite 110, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
Clin Infect Dis 56:1216-22. 2013..Maternal influenza immunization may prevent these adverse infant outcomes during periods of influenza circulation...
- Using the Bayesian Improved Surname Geocoding Method (BISG) to create a working classification of race and ethnicity in a diverse managed care population: a validation studyDzifa Adjaye-Gbewonyo
Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, GA
Health Serv Res 49:268-83. 2014..To validate classification of race/ethnicity based on the Bayesian Improved Surname Geocoding method (BISG) and assess variations in validity by gender and age...
- Alternative approaches to partner notification, diagnosis, and treatment: pharmacists' perspectives on proposed patient delivered partner therapy in New York State, 2007Louise Anne McNutt
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University at Albany, School of Public Health, One University Place, GEC 125, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
Sex Transm Dis 36:178-84. 2009..For some individuals exposed to sexually transmitted infections, the pharmacist may become the sole point of contact with the medical system...
- Human papillomavirus vaccine uptake and barriers: association with perceived risk, actual risk and race/ethnicity among female students at a New York State university, 2010Robert A Bednarczyk
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University at Albany, 1 University Drive, Rensselaer, NY 12144, United States
Vaccine 29:3138-43. 2011..Compared to whites, black/African-American women were 33% less likely to have initiated HPV vaccination. Common reasons for not receiving the HPV vaccine included concerns about vaccine safety and doctors' not recommending vaccination...
- Safety of influenza immunization during pregnancy for the fetus and the neonateRobert A Bednarczyk
Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:S38-46. 2012..Future research should focus on vaccinations that are given in the first trimester of pregnancy and on product-specific analyses to account for differences in manufacturing processes...
- Medical exemptions to school immunization requirements in the United States--association of state policies with medical exemption rates (2004-2011)Stephanie Stadlin
Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
J Infect Dis 206:989-92. 2012..4 [95% confidence interval: 2.7-15.6]). Routine evaluation of medical exemption rates is needed to ensure their appropriate use...
- Parents' source of vaccine information and impact on vaccine attitudes, beliefs, and nonmedical exemptionsAbbey M Jones
Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Adv Prev Med 2012:932741. 2012..08; 95% CI, 1.49-2.90) and were more likely to have a child with a nonmedical exemption (aOR 3.53, 95% CI, 2.61-4.76). These findings provide context to interpret recent vaccine information seeking research...