D Kirby

Summary

Affiliation: ETR Associates
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effective approaches to reducing adolescent unprotected sex, pregnancy, and childbearing
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, P O Box 1830, Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    J Sex Res 39:51-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of sex education and HIV education interventions in schools in developing countries
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, 4 Carbonero Way, Scotts Valley, CA 95061, USA
    World Health Organ Tech Rep Ser 938:103-50; discussion 317-41. 2006
  3. pmc Impact of an intervention to improve contraceptive use through follow-up phone calls to female adolescent clinic patients
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, CA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 42:251-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Sex and HIV education programs: their impact on sexual behaviors of young people throughout the world
    Douglas B Kirby
    Department of Research, ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, California 95066, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:206-17. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The "Safer Choices" intervention: its impact on the sexual behaviors of different subgroups of high school students
    Douglas B Kirby
    Department of Research, ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, CA 95066 4200, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:442-52. 2004
  6. doi request reprint The impact of programs to increase contraceptive use among adult women: a review of experimental and quasi-experimental studies
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, CA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 40:34-41. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of schools and school programs upon adolescent sexual behavior
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, P O Box 1830, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    J Sex Res 39:27-33. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Antecedents of adolescent initiation of sex, contraceptive use, and pregnancy
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, Santa Cruz, CA, 95061 1830, USA
    Am J Health Behav 26:473-85. 2002
  9. pmc Changes in sexual behaviour leading to the decline in the prevalence of HIV in Uganda: confirmation from multiple sources of evidence
    D Kirby
    ETR Associates, 4 Carbonero Way, Scotts Valley, CA 95066 4200, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 84:ii35-41. 2008
  10. pmc Safer choices: reducing teen pregnancy, HIV, and STDs
    K Coyle
    ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, California, USA
    Public Health Rep 116:82-93. 2001

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Effective approaches to reducing adolescent unprotected sex, pregnancy, and childbearing
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, P O Box 1830, Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    J Sex Res 39:51-7. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of sex education and HIV education interventions in schools in developing countries
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, 4 Carbonero Way, Scotts Valley, CA 95061, USA
    World Health Organ Tech Rep Ser 938:103-50; discussion 317-41. 2006
    ..To review the impact of sex education and HIV education interventions in schools in developing countries on both risk behaviours for HIV and the psychosocial factors that affect them...
  3. pmc Impact of an intervention to improve contraceptive use through follow-up phone calls to female adolescent clinic patients
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, CA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 42:251-7. 2010
    ..Little evidence exists on whether follow-up phone calls to address young women's concerns can help sustain contraceptive use...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sex and HIV education programs: their impact on sexual behaviors of young people throughout the world
    Douglas B Kirby
    Department of Research, ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, California 95066, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:206-17. 2007
    ..Replications of studies also indicate that programs remain effective when implemented by others in different communities, provided all the activities are implemented as intended in similar settings...
  5. ncbi request reprint The "Safer Choices" intervention: its impact on the sexual behaviors of different subgroups of high school students
    Douglas B Kirby
    Department of Research, ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, CA 95066 4200, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:442-52. 2004
    ..To measure the relative impact of a school-based human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-, sexually transmitted disease (STD)-, and pregnancy-prevention intervention on sexual risk-taking behaviors of different subgroups of students...
  6. doi request reprint The impact of programs to increase contraceptive use among adult women: a review of experimental and quasi-experimental studies
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, CA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 40:34-41. 2008
    ..Because rates of unintended pregnancy, abortion and unintended birth are very high among adult women in the United States, it is important to identify interventions that can increase contraceptive use in this population...
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of schools and school programs upon adolescent sexual behavior
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, P O Box 1830, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    J Sex Res 39:27-33. 2002
    ..Other studies reveal that there is very broad support for comprehensive sex- and HIV-education programs, and accordingly, most youth receive some amount of sex or HIV education. However, important topics are not covered in many schools...
  8. ncbi request reprint Antecedents of adolescent initiation of sex, contraceptive use, and pregnancy
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, Santa Cruz, CA, 95061 1830, USA
    Am J Health Behav 26:473-85. 2002
    ..To identify the most important antecedents associated with adolescent initiation of sex, contraceptive use, and pregnancy...
  9. pmc Changes in sexual behaviour leading to the decline in the prevalence of HIV in Uganda: confirmation from multiple sources of evidence
    D Kirby
    ETR Associates, 4 Carbonero Way, Scotts Valley, CA 95066 4200, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 84:ii35-41. 2008
    ..To identify the changes in sexual behaviour that led to the dramatic reduction in the prevalence of HIV in Uganda in the early 1990s...
  10. pmc Safer choices: reducing teen pregnancy, HIV, and STDs
    K Coyle
    ETR Associates, Scotts Valley, California, USA
    Public Health Rep 116:82-93. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint A direct mailing to teenage males about condom use: its impact on knowledge, attitudes and sexual behavior
    D Kirby
    ETR Associates, Santa Cruz, Calif
    Fam Plann Perspect 21:12-8. 1989
    ..Many of those who ordered condoms had previously had sex and had used condoms. However, a sizeable portion of those who ordered condoms did so prior to first intercourse, suggesting a possibly important early intervention...
  12. ncbi request reprint Manifestations of poverty and birthrates among young teenagers in California zip code areas
    D Kirby
    ETR Associates, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    Fam Plann Perspect 33:63-9. 2001
    ..Addressing some of these issues could substantially reduce childbearing among young adolescents...
  13. ncbi request reprint Can fear arousal in public health campaigns contribute to the decline of HIV prevalence?
    Douglas Kirby
    ETR Associates, Scorts Valley, California
    J Health Commun 11:262-6. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive sex education: strong public support and persuasive evidence of impact, but little funding
    Douglas Kirby
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1182-4. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint The time has come for common ground on preventing sexual transmission of HIV
    Daniel T Halperin
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Lancet 364:1913-5. 2004
  16. pmc Public health. Reassessing HIV prevention
    Malcolm Potts
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Science 320:749-50. 2008
  17. doi request reprint Increasing communication between parents and their children about sex
    Douglas Kirby
    BMJ 337:a206. 2008