Patrick S Sullivan

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of retention in an online follow-up study of men who have sex with men
    Christine M Khosropour
    Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e47. 2011
  2. pmc Trends in the Treatment of Anemia Using Recombinant Human Erythropoietin in Patients with HIV Infection
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Open AIDS J 5:113-8. 2011
  3. pmc Successes and challenges of HIV prevention in men who have sex with men
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta 30322, GA, USA
    Lancet 380:388-99. 2012
  4. pmc Bias in online recruitment and retention of racial and ethnic minority men who have sex with men
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e38. 2011
  5. pmc Number of casual male sexual partners and associated factors among men who have sex with men: results from the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance system
    Eli S Rosenberg
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:189. 2011
  6. pmc Quality of care for HIV infection provided by Ryan White Program-supported versus Non-Ryan White Program-supported facilities
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3250. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Reemergence of the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men in North America, Western Europe, and Australia, 1996-2005
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:423-31. 2009
  8. pmc Willingness of US men who have sex with men (MSM) to participate in Couples HIV Voluntary Counseling and Testing (CVCT)
    Bradley H Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e42953. 2012
  9. pmc Rapid HIV testing in transgender communities by community-based organizations in three cities
    Jeffrey D Schulden
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:101-14. 2008
  10. pmc Use of rapid behavioral assessments to determine the prevalence of HIV risk behaviors in high-risk populations
    Kathleen M Gallagher
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:56-62. 2007

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Publications79

  1. pmc Predictors of retention in an online follow-up study of men who have sex with men
    Christine M Khosropour
    Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e47. 2011
    ..However, few online studies to date have demonstrated an ability to retain study participants, specifically MSM of color, in longitudinal online studies...
  2. pmc Trends in the Treatment of Anemia Using Recombinant Human Erythropoietin in Patients with HIV Infection
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Open AIDS J 5:113-8. 2011
    ..Treating anemia with erythropoietin (EPO) to hemoglobin (Hb) endpoints >11 g/dL may increase risk of serious adverse cardiovascular events...
  3. pmc Successes and challenges of HIV prevention in men who have sex with men
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta 30322, GA, USA
    Lancet 380:388-99. 2012
    ..Scale-up of HIV prevention programmes for MSM is difficult because of homophobia and bias, suboptimum access to HIV testing and care, and financial constraints...
  4. pmc Bias in online recruitment and retention of racial and ethnic minority men who have sex with men
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e38. 2011
    ..Unfortunately, black and Hispanic MSM, who are disproportionately impacted by the HIV epidemic in the United States, have been underrepresented in online research studies...
  5. pmc Number of casual male sexual partners and associated factors among men who have sex with men: results from the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance system
    Eli S Rosenberg
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:189. 2011
    ..In 2006, the majority of new HIV infections were in MSM. We sought to describe numbers of casual sex partners among US MSM...
  6. pmc Quality of care for HIV infection provided by Ryan White Program-supported versus Non-Ryan White Program-supported facilities
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3250. 2008
    ..We used data from population-based samples of persons in care for HIV infection in three states to compare the quality of HIV care in facilities supported by the RWP, with facilities not supported by the RWP...
  7. doi request reprint Reemergence of the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men in North America, Western Europe, and Australia, 1996-2005
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:423-31. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Willingness of US men who have sex with men (MSM) to participate in Couples HIV Voluntary Counseling and Testing (CVCT)
    Bradley H Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e42953. 2012
    ..We evaluated willingness to participate in CVCT and associated factors among MSM in the United States...
  9. pmc Rapid HIV testing in transgender communities by community-based organizations in three cities
    Jeffrey D Schulden
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:101-14. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Use of rapid behavioral assessments to determine the prevalence of HIV risk behaviors in high-risk populations
    Kathleen M Gallagher
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:56-62. 2007
    ..RHBAs can provide state and local health departments with demographic and behavioral data that can be used to design, target, and evaluate local HIV prevention programs...
  11. pmc The implications of respondent concurrency on sex partner risk in a national, web-based study of men who have sex with men in the United States
    Eli S Rosenberg
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:514-21. 2013
    ..Although individual-level (egocentric) designs have demonstrated a high prevalence of concurrency among MSM respondents, methods are lacking for understanding the exposure implications for partners (dyads) reported in such studies...
  12. pmc Behavioral surveillance among people at risk for HIV infection in the U.S.: the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System
    Kathleen M Gallagher
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:32-8. 2007
    ..This information in turn can be used to identify gaps in prevention services and target new prevention activities with the goal of reducing new HIV infections in the United States...
  13. pmc Patient and regimen characteristics associated with self-reported nonadherence to antiretroviral therapy
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e552. 2007
    ..Nonadherence may lead to virological failure, and increases the risk of development of drug resistance. Understanding the prevalence of nonadherence and associated factors is important to inform secondary HIV prevention efforts...
  14. pmc Investigation of false positive results with an oral fluid rapid HIV-1/2 antibody test
    Krishna Jafa
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e185. 2007
    ..From August 2004-June 2005, we investigated a sudden increase in false-positive results occurring in a performance study of OraQuick oral-fluid rapid HIV tests in Minnesota...
  15. pmc Safety and acceptability of couples HIV testing and counseling for US men who have sex with men: a randomized prevention study
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 13:135-44. 2014
    ..6) or relationship dissolution (42% versus 51% for CHTC and iVCT, respectively, P = .5). Based on the preliminary data, CHTC is safe for male couples, and it is equally acceptable to iVCT for men who have main partners. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Are MSM willing to SMS for HIV prevention?
    Christine M Khosropour
    a Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Health Commun 19:57-66. 2014
    ..Variations in willingness should be taken into account when designing and implementing future interventions. ..
  17. pmc High prevalence of sexual concurrency and concurrent unprotected anal intercourse across racial/ethnic groups among a national, Web-based study of men who have sex with men in the United States
    Eli S Rosenberg
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:741-6. 2012
    ..Limited information is available on concurrency and racial/ethnic differences among MSM or on the extent to which MSM engage in concurrent unprotected anal intercourse (UAI)...
  18. doi request reprint Comparison of demographic and behavioral characteristics of men who have sex with men by enrollment venue type in the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System
    Andrew C Voetsch
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:229-35. 2012
    ..Our goal was to examine whether limiting NHBS enrollment venues to gay bars and dance clubs could increase efficiency without changing the overall results and conclusions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Detecting acute human immunodeficiency virus infection using 3 different screening immunoassays and nucleic acid amplification testing for human immunodeficiency virus RNA, 2006-2008
    Pragna Patel
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:66-74. 2010
    ..The yield of nucleic acid amplification testing (NAAT) after routine screening for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) antibody to detect acute HIV infection (AHI) may vary with different HIV-antibody assays...
  20. pmc Repeat confirmatory testing for persons with discordant whole blood and oral fluid rapid HIV test results: findings from post marketing surveillance
    Laura G Wesolowski
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e1524. 2008
    ..Previous reports have not described whether repeat testing adequately resolves the HIV-infection status of persons with discordant results...
  21. pmc Developing an HIV behavioral surveillance system for injecting drug users: the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System
    Amy Lansky
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:48-55. 2007
    ..S. that will provide local and national data on risk for HIV and other blood-borne and sexually transmitted infections among IDUs for monitoring changes in the epidemic and prevention programs...
  22. pmc Surveillance of HIV risk and prevention behaviors of men who have sex with men--a national application of venue-based, time-space sampling
    Duncan A MacKellar
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:39-47. 2007
    ..By identifying the prevalence and trends of HIV risk and prevention behaviors, NHBS-MSM data may be used at local, state, and federal levels to help obtain, direct, and evaluate HIV prevention resources for MSM...
  23. pmc Prevalence of seroconversion symptoms and relationship to set-point viral load: findings from a subtype C epidemic, 1995-2009
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    AIDS 26:175-84. 2012
    ..To describe symptoms, physical examination findings, and set-point viral load associated with acute HIV seroconversion in a heterosexual cohort of HIV-discordant couples in Zambia...
  24. pmc Improving the representativeness of behavioral and clinical surveillance for persons with HIV in the United States: the rationale for developing a population-based approach
    A D McNaghten
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e550. 2007
    ....
  25. pmc Sexual risk behaviors among HIV-positive black men who have sex with women, with men, or with men and women: implications for intervention development
    Pilgrim S Spikes
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1072-8. 2009
    ..We compared demographics and sexual and drug risk behaviors among HIV-positive Black men who have sex with women only, with men only, or with men and women to assess differences among and between these groups...
  26. pmc Connecting race and place: a county-level analysis of White, Black, and Hispanic HIV prevalence, poverty, and level of urbanization
    Adam S Vaughan
    Adam S Vaughan, Eli Rosenberg, and Patrick S Sullivan are with the Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA R Luke Shouse is with the Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Public Health 104:e77-84. 2014
    ..We evaluated the role of poverty in racial/ethnic disparities in HIV prevalence across levels of urbanization...
  27. ncbi request reprint Reasons for lack of appropriate receipt of primary Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia prophylaxis among HIV-infected persons receiving treatment in the United States: 1994-2003
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Sexually Transmitted Disease, and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:879-83. 2007
  28. doi request reprint Stigma and access to HIV care among HIV-infected women in Kolkata, West Bengal
    Sharoda Dasgupta
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 12:44-9. 2013
    ..We describe stigma among HIV-infected women on antiretroviral therapy and associations with access to clinical care, demographic factors, and structural elements of support...
  29. pmc Measuring population transmission risk for HIV: an alternative metric of exposure risk in men who have sex with men (MSM) in the US
    Colleen F Kelley
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e53284. 2012
    ..g. HIV prevalence, community viral load (CVL), population viral load (PVL), percent of HIV-positive persons with undetectable viral load] have important public health limitations for understanding disparities...
  30. pmc Discussion of HIV status by serostatus and partnership sexual risk among internet-using MSM in the United States
    Amy K Winter
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University s Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:525-9. 2012
    ..Differential serodiscussion may play a role in explaining the racial/ethnic disparity in HIV incidence...
  31. pmc HIV knowledge and associated factors among internet-using men who have sex with men (MSM) in South Africa and the United States
    Bradley H Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32915. 2012
    ..We compared factors associated with low HIV/AIDS knowledge among internet-using MSM in South Africa and the United States...
  32. pmc History of arrest and associated factors among men who have sex with men
    Jennifer R Lim
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Urban Health 88:677-89. 2011
    ..Future research and interventions should focus on clarifying the relationship between criminal justice involvement and sexual risk among MSM, particularly black MSM...
  33. pmc You've got male: internet use, rural residence, and risky sex in men who have sex with men recruited in 12 U.S. cities
    Jakub Kakietek
    Rollins School of Public Health and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:118-27. 2011
    ..Rural MSM may have different patterns of risk behavior from urban MSM. The Internet may offer new prevention opportunities for rural MSM...
  34. pmc HIV behavioral surveillance in the U.S.: a conceptual framework
    Amy Lansky
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:16-23. 2007
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Time to first annual HIV care visit and associated factors for patients in care for HIV infection in 10 US cities
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    AIDS Care 23:1314-20. 2011
    ..For both reasons, understanding factors associated with time to care visit is important...
  36. doi request reprint Health care-associated and community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections: A comparison of definitions
    Natalie L McCarthy
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 38:600-6. 2010
    ..Different approaches are used to classify methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections as either community-acquired (CA-MRSA) or health care-associated MRSA (HA-MRSA)...
  37. pmc Enrollment of racial/ethnic minorities and women with HIV in clinical research studies of HIV medicines
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E46, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:242-50. 2007
    ..To describe participation in clinical research of HIV medicines among women and racial/ethnic minorities, and associated factors, we used data from a cross-sectional behavioral surveillance interview project conducted in 15 U.S. states...
  38. ncbi request reprint Frequency of sexual activity with most recent male partner among young, Internet-using men who have sex with men in the United States
    Kristin M Wall
    a Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Homosex 60:1520-38. 2013
    ..Sex frequency among MSM respondents was similar to that reported by heterosexuals. ..
  39. ncbi request reprint Effect of hepatitis C infection on progression of HIV disease and early response to initial antiretroviral therapy
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Surveillance and Epidemiology, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS 20:1171-9. 2006
    ..To describe the effect of hepatitis C virus (HCV) on the progression of HIV disease and on early changes in the CD4 cell count and HIV viral load after HAART initiation...
  40. pmc Receipt and use of free condoms among US men who have sex with men
    Christine Khosropour
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Atlanta, GA
    Public Health Rep 128:385-92. 2013
    ..Among MSM recruited from social networking and dating websites, we examined the proportion who reported acquiring and using free condoms, and associations between select characteristics and reported acquisition and use of free condoms...
  41. pmc Factors associated with self-reported HBV vaccination among HIV-negative MSM participating in an online sexual health survey: a cross-sectional study
    Jonathan E Matthews
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30609. 2012
    ..A substantial proportion of men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States remain unvaccinated against hepatitis B. We sought to understand which factors are associated with vaccination among HIV-negative MSM...
  42. doi request reprint Rapid HIV screening: missed opportunities for HIV diagnosis and prevention
    Pragna Patel
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Virol 54:42-7. 2012
    ..Although rapid HIV tests increase the number of persons who are aware of their HIV status, they may fail to detect early HIV infection...
  43. pmc Nonadherence to primary prophylaxis against Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia
    James D Heffelfinger
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5002. 2009
    ..We describe factors associated with nonadherence to primary PCP prophylaxis...
  44. pmc Willingness of men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States to be circumcised as adults to reduce the risk of HIV infection
    Elin B Begley
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2731. 2008
    ....
  45. pmc HIV risk behaviors and testing history in historically black college and university settings
    Peter E Thomas
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS E46, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:115-25. 2008
    ..We compared the demographic and behavioral characteristics of people who have been previously tested for HIV with those of people tested for the first time in this demonstration project to increase HIV testing at HBCUs...
  46. pmc A two-stage sampling method for clinical surveillance of individuals in care for HIV infection in the United States
    Patrick S Sullivan
    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
    Public Health Rep 120:230-9. 2005
    ....
  47. pmc Offering of HIV screening to men who have sex with men by their health care providers and associated factors
    Kristin M Wall
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 9:284-8. 2010
    ..in 2006, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended offering HIV testing at least annually to men who have sex with men (MSM), but few studies describe the extent to which routine offering occurred after 2006...
  48. doi request reprint Estimating the proportion of HIV transmissions from main sex partners among men who have sex with men in five US cities
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    AIDS 23:1153-62. 2009
    ..HIV incidence in the United States among men who have sex with men (MSM) has been increasing since 2000, and MSM remain the most heavily impacted risk group in the US HIV epidemic...
  49. doi request reprint Male circumcision and risk of HIV infection among heterosexual African American men attending Baltimore sexually transmitted disease clinics
    Lee Warner
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:59-65. 2009
    ..Male circumcision has received international attention as an intervention for reducing HIV infection among high-risk heterosexual men; however, few US studies have evaluated its association with the risk of HIV infection...
  50. pmc Racial differences in the validity of self-reported drug use among men who have sex with men in Atlanta, GA
    Darcy White
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 138:146-53. 2014
    ..This study uses biological assays to validate self-reports of drug use and explore the potential for misclassification to distort findings on racial patterns of use in this population...
  51. ncbi request reprint Bacterial diarrhea in persons with HIV infection, United States, 1992-2002
    Travis H Sanchez
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1621-7. 2005
    ....
  52. pmc The role of intent in serosorting behaviors among men who have sex with men sexual partnerships
    Aaron J Siegler
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:307-14. 2013
    ..The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's definition of serosorting also incorporates intent to be in such a partnership, although few studies incorporate both intent and behavior into their measures...
  53. pmc Emerging technologies for HIV prevention for MSM: what we have learned, and ways forward
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:S102-7. 2013
    ....
  54. pmc Sexual agreements in the partnerships of internet-using men who have sex with men
    Katherine Gass
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    AIDS Care 24:1255-63. 2012
    ....
  55. pmc Risk of disclosure of participating in an internet-based HIV behavioural risk study of men who have sex with men
    Christine M Khosropour
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Med Ethics 37:768-9. 2011
    ..As the field of online research continues to expand, it is important to consider risks that are unique to internet-based research, and to monitor these risks to ensure that the confidentiality of research subjects is maintained...
  56. ncbi request reprint Impact on hemoglobin of starting combination antiretroviral therapy with or without zidovudine in anemic HIV-infected patients
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:163-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate, among anemic patients with HIV, the impact on hemoglobin (Hb) of initiating zidovudine (AZT)-containing and non-AZT-containing combination antiretroviral therapy (cART)...
  57. pmc Attitudes towards couples-based HIV testing among MSM in three US cities
    Rob Stephenson
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road NE, 722, Emory, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:S80-7. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that there may be a demand for CVCT among MSM in the United States, but some modifications to the existing African CVCT protocol may be needed...
  58. pmc Racial misidentification of American Indians/Alaska Natives in the HIV/AIDS Reporting Systems of five states and one urban health jurisdiction, U.S., 1984-2002
    Jeanne Bertolli
    Office of Health Disparities, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:382-92. 2007
    ..We examined racial misidentification of American Indians/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) reported to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) Reporting Systems (HARS) of five U.S. states and one county...
  59. ncbi request reprint Failure to return for HIV test results among persons at high risk for HIV infection: results from a multistate interview project
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 35:511-8. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to document the frequency of self-reported failure to return for HIV test results (FTR) and associated reasons among persons at high risk for HIV infection...
  60. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of treatment optimism-related risk behavior and associated factors among men who have sex with men in 11 states, 2000-2001
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 46, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:123-9. 2007
    ..HIV prevention programs should address treatment optimism and related behavioral risks by providing culturally appropriate information, accessible to MSM with lower educational attainment, about the limitations of current therapies...
  61. doi request reprint Development and validation of HIV-related dyadic measures for men who have sex with men
    Laura F Salazar
    Institute of Public Health, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302 3995, USA
    J Sex Res 50:164-77. 2013
    ..The results indicate that these dyadic scales are psychometrically sound and can be used in future HIV prevention research and practice with men who have sex with men couples...
  62. pmc Enhancing retention of an Internet-based cohort study of men who have sex with men (MSM) via text messaging: randomized controlled trial
    Christine M Khosropour
    School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 15:e194. 2013
    ..Text message follow-up may enhance retention in these studies...
  63. doi request reprint A review of the literature on event-level substance use and sexual risk behavior among men who have sex with men
    H Waverly Vosburgh
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:1394-410. 2012
    ..The findings underscore the importance of providing HIV risk-reduction interventions for substance-using MSM...
  64. ncbi request reprint Incidence of types of cancer among HIV-infected persons compared with the general population in the United States, 1992-2003
    Pragna Patel
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Emory University, and Northrop Grumman Information Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:728-36. 2008
    ..Persons who are HIV-infected may be at higher risk for certain types of cancer than the general population...
  65. pmc HIV transmission in a state prison system, 1988-2005
    Krishna Jafa
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e5416. 2009
    ..S. prisons is sparsely documented. We investigated 88 HIV seroconversions reported from 1988-2005 among male Georgia prison inmates...
  66. 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
  67. pmc Understanding racial HIV/STI disparities in black and white men who have sex with men: a multilevel approach
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e90514. 2014
    ..Understanding reasons for these disparities requires looking beyond individual-level behavioral risk to a more comprehensive framework...
  68. pmc Routine HIV testing among providers of HIV care in the United States, 2009
    A D McNaghten
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e51231. 2013
    ..Health care providers should use patient encounters as an opportunity to offer routine HIV testing to patients as outlined in CDC's revised recommendations for HIV testing in health care settings...
  69. pmc Implementing rapid HIV testing in outreach and community settings: results from an advancing HIV prevention demonstration project conducted in seven U.S. cities
    Kristina E Bowles
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS E 46, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:78-85. 2008
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  70. ncbi request reprint Post-marketing surveillance of OraQuick whole blood and oral fluid rapid HIV testing
    Laura G Wesolowski
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 20:1661-6. 2006
    ..Post-marketing surveillance was conducted to monitor the performance of the OraQuick Advance rapid HIV-1/2 antibody test (OraQuick) on whole blood and oral fluid...
  71. doi request reprint Prevalence of cervical cancer screening of HIV-infected women in the United States
    Alexandra M Oster
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:430-6. 2009
    ..HIV treatment guidelines recommend annual Papanicolaou (Pap) tests for HIV-infected women. We assessed screening prevalence and associated factors among HIV-infected women...
  72. pmc Dyadic Characteristics and Intimate Partner Violence among Men Who Have Sex with Men
    Rob Stephenson
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Hubert Department of Global Health, Atlanta, GA
    West J Emerg Med 12:324-32. 2011
    ..This paper examined associations between dyadic characteristics, including relationship satisfaction, communal coping and efficacy, and perpetrating and experiencing IPV among a sample of United States men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  73. pmc Challenges for HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis among Men Who Have Sex with Men in the United States
    Gordon Mansergh
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Med 9:e1001286. 2012
    ..In light of recent research, Gordon Mansergh and colleagues discuss barriers to effective implementation of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis for men who have sex with men...
  74. pmc Willingness to Take a Free Home HIV Test and Associated Factors among Internet-Using Men Who Have Sex with Men
    Akshay Sharma
    1Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 10:357-64. 2011
    ..We describe factors associated with willingness of men who have sex with men (MSM) to take a free home HIV test as part of an online HIV prevention study...
  75. pmc Alternative HIV testing methods among populations at high risk for HIV infection
    Dawn R Greensides
    MPH Program, Emory University, and 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
    Public Health Rep 118:531-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the levels of awareness and use of alternative HIV tests (home collection kit, oral mucosal transudate collection kit, and rapid tests) among people at high risk for HIV infection...
  76. ncbi request reprint Outcome of ligation of the inferior vena cava in the modern era
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Critical Care, Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg 199:500-6. 2010
    ..This is a report of inpatient management, outcomes, and long-term follow-up in 25 patients after IVC ligation...
  77. pmc Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Risk-taking among Men Who Have Sex with Men in South Africa
    Rob Stephenson
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Hubert Department of Global Health, Atlanta, GA
    West J Emerg Med 12:343-7. 2011
    ..This paper examines reporting of IPV among a sample of predominantly white, gay internet-recruited MSM in South Africa and examines associations between IPV and sexual risk-taking...
  78. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with methicillin resistance among Staphylococcus aureus infections in veterans
    Natalie L McCarthy
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:36-41. 2010
    ..Although MRSA infections occur in a wide variety of anatomic sites, the majority of studies considering the risk factors for methicillin resistance among S. aureus infections have focused on MRSA bacteremia...
  79. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of fatigue among persons with HIV infection
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, 1600 Clifton Road E 46, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 25:329-33. 2003
    ..Fatigue cannot be viewed solely as a constitutional symptom of progressive HIV disease. Physicians should seek underlying, treatable causes for fatigue such as depression and anemia and treat these conditions when they are found...