Kavita Nanda

Summary

Affiliation: Family Health International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the Papanicolaou test in screening for and follow-up of cervical cytologic abnormalities: a systematic review
    K Nanda
    Duke University Medical Center and Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Ann Intern Med 132:810-9. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetic interactions between depot medroxyprogesterone acetate and combination antiretroviral therapy
    Kavita Nanda
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:965-71. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Discontinuation of oral contraceptives and depot medroxyprogesterone acetate among women with and without HIV in Uganda, Zimbabwe and Thailand
    Kavita Nanda
    Behavioral and Biomedical Research Division, Family Health International, NC 27514, USA
    Contraception 83:542-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Quinacrine sterilization and gynecologic cancers: a case-control study in northern Vietnam
    David C Sokal
    Family Health International, Durham, NC 27713, USA
    Epidemiology 21:164-71. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Safety of quinacrine contraceptive pellets: results from 10-year follow-up in Vietnam
    David C Sokal
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 78:66-72. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Contraceptive effectiveness of two insertions of quinacrine: results from 10-year follow-up in Vietnam
    David C Sokal
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 78:61-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of a job aid to rule out pregnancy among family planning clients in Nicaragua
    John Stanback
    Family Health International, Health Services Research, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 23:116-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Do clinical experts rely on the Cochrane library?
    David A Grimes
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:420-2. 2008
  9. pmc SAVVY vaginal gel (C31G) for prevention of HIV infection: a randomized controlled trial in Nigeria
    Paul J Feldblum
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e1474. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive effectiveness of a polyurethane condom and a latex condom: a randomized controlled trial
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27707, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:539-47. 2003

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the Papanicolaou test in screening for and follow-up of cervical cytologic abnormalities: a systematic review
    K Nanda
    Duke University Medical Center and Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Ann Intern Med 132:810-9. 2000
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of conventional and new methods of Papanicolaou (Pap) testing when used to detect cervical cancer and its precursors...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetic interactions between depot medroxyprogesterone acetate and combination antiretroviral therapy
    Kavita Nanda
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:965-71. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of an antiretroviral (ARV) therapy regimen containing zidovudine (AZT), lamivudine (3TC), and efavirenz (EFV) on the pharmacokinetics of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA)...
  3. doi request reprint Discontinuation of oral contraceptives and depot medroxyprogesterone acetate among women with and without HIV in Uganda, Zimbabwe and Thailand
    Kavita Nanda
    Behavioral and Biomedical Research Division, Family Health International, NC 27514, USA
    Contraception 83:542-8. 2011
    ..We examined hormonal contraceptive (HC) discontinuation and factors associated with discontinuation among HIV-uninfected women and the effect of HIV diagnosis on subsequent contraceptive use...
  4. doi request reprint Quinacrine sterilization and gynecologic cancers: a case-control study in northern Vietnam
    David C Sokal
    Family Health International, Durham, NC 27713, USA
    Epidemiology 21:164-71. 2010
    ..Over 100,000 women worldwide have been sterilized by insertion of quinacrine into the uterus to induce tubal scarring. Concern has been expressed about possible carcinogenicity, and specifically the risk of uterine cancer...
  5. doi request reprint Safety of quinacrine contraceptive pellets: results from 10-year follow-up in Vietnam
    David C Sokal
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 78:66-72. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate long-term safety of quinacrine pellets for nonsurgical sterilization among women in Vietnam...
  6. doi request reprint Contraceptive effectiveness of two insertions of quinacrine: results from 10-year follow-up in Vietnam
    David C Sokal
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 78:61-5. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the long-term effectiveness of two insertions of quinacrine pellets for nonsurgical sterilization among women in northern Vietnam...
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of a job aid to rule out pregnancy among family planning clients in Nicaragua
    John Stanback
    Family Health International, Health Services Research, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 23:116-8. 2008
    ..Provider fears that nonmenstruating clients are pregnant are usually misplaced, while fears that hormonal methods can harm fetuses are exaggerated...
  8. doi request reprint Do clinical experts rely on the Cochrane library?
    David A Grimes
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:420-2. 2008
    ..Although about one half of Clinical Expert Series articles cited relevant Cochrane reviews, most eligible reviews were not referenced. Wider use of Cochrane reviews could strengthen the scientific basis of this popular series...
  9. pmc SAVVY vaginal gel (C31G) for prevention of HIV infection: a randomized controlled trial in Nigeria
    Paul J Feldblum
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e1474. 2008
    ..The objective of this trial was to determine the effectiveness of 1.0% C31G (SAVVY) in preventing male-to-female vaginal transmission of HIV infection among women at high risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive effectiveness of a polyurethane condom and a latex condom: a randomized controlled trial
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27707, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:539-47. 2003
    ..To compare the contraceptive effectivenesses of a polyurethane condom and a standard latex condom. Secondary outcomes of interest were safety, functionality, discontinuation, and acceptability...
  11. ncbi request reprint Magnesium sulfate tocolysis: time to quit
    David A Grimes
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:986-9. 2006
    ..Should tocolysis be desired, calcium channel blockers, such as nifedipine, seem preferable...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fertility awareness-based methods for contraception: systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    David A Grimes
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 72:85-90. 2005
    ..The efficacy and acceptability of these methods are unclear...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Good Clinical Practice guideline: a bronze standard for clinical research
    David A Grimes
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Lancet 366:172-4. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Steroid hormones for contraception in men: systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    David A Grimes
    Family Health International, P O Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 71:89-94. 2005
    ..To avoid bias, future trials need to pay more attention on the methodological requirements for randomized controlled trials. Trials with adequate power would also be helpful...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and the risk of death from breast cancer: a systematic review
    Kavita Nanda
    Family Health International, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:325-34. 2002
    ..Our objective was to determine the effects of hormone replacement therapy on the risk of death from breast cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Twenty micrograms vs. >20 microg estrogen oral contraceptives for contraception: systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Maria F Gallo
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 71:162-9. 2005
    ..While health care providers and women might select COCs containing 20 microg EE based on theoretical improvements in safety profile from the reduced dose of estrogen, no evidence is available to support this choice...
  17. pmc SAVVY (C31G) gel for prevention of HIV infection in women: a Phase 3, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial in Ghana
    Leigh Peterson
    Family Health International, Durham, North Carolina, United States
    PLoS ONE 2:e1312. 2007
    ..The objective of this trial was to determine the effectiveness of 1.0% C31G (SAVVY) in preventing male-to-female vaginal transmission of HIV infection among women at high risk...