Markus J Steiner

Summary

Affiliation: Family Health International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sino-implant (II)--a levonorgestrel-releasing two-rod implant: systematic review of the randomized controlled trials
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 81:197-201. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Increasing barrier method use among oral contraceptive users at risk of STDs. What approach is best?
    M J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 25:139-43. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Communicating contraceptive effectiveness: A randomized controlled trial to inform a World Health Organization family planning handbook
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:85-91. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy risk among oral contraceptive pill, injectable contraceptive, and condom users in Uganda, zimbabwe, and Thailand
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1003-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Does a choice of condoms impact sexually transmitted infection incidence? A randomized, controlled trial
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27707, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:31-5. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Injectable contraception: what should the longest interval be for reinjections?
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 77:410-4. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Understanding risk: a randomized controlled trial of communicating contraceptive effectiveness
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:709-17. 2003
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: condom effectiveness-will prostate-specific antigen shed new light on this perplexing problem?
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:298-300; discussion 301-2. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Assessment of a disposable trocar for insertion of contraceptive implants
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 81:140-2. 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Sino-implant (II)--a levonorgestrel-releasing two-rod implant: systematic review of the randomized controlled trials
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 81:197-201. 2010
    ..We examined randomized controlled trials of Sino-implant (II) for effectiveness and side effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Increasing barrier method use among oral contraceptive users at risk of STDs. What approach is best?
    M J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 25:139-43. 1998
    ..We evaluated whether offering a choice of barrier methods can increase overall barrier method use without decreasing condom use in women using oral contraceptives (OCs) for contraception...
  3. ncbi request reprint Communicating contraceptive effectiveness: A randomized controlled trial to inform a World Health Organization family planning handbook
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:85-91. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to compare 3 different approaches for increasing clients' understanding of contraceptive effectiveness...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy risk among oral contraceptive pill, injectable contraceptive, and condom users in Uganda, zimbabwe, and Thailand
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1003-9. 2007
    ..To estimate the probability of pregnancy for oral contraceptive pill (OCP), injectable contraceptive, and condom users in Uganda, Thailand, and Zimbabwe...
  5. ncbi request reprint Does a choice of condoms impact sexually transmitted infection incidence? A randomized, controlled trial
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27707, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:31-5. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether providing a choice of condoms would increase condom acceptability, increase self-reported use, and decrease incident sexually transmitted infection...
  6. doi request reprint Injectable contraception: what should the longest interval be for reinjections?
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 77:410-4. 2008
    ..The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends a "grace period" of 2 weeks after the scheduled 13-week reinjection. Beyond 2 weeks, however, many providers send late clients home to await menses...
  7. ncbi request reprint Understanding risk: a randomized controlled trial of communicating contraceptive effectiveness
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:709-17. 2003
    ..To determine which of three different approaches increased women's understanding of risk of pregnancy associated with different contraceptive methods...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: condom effectiveness-will prostate-specific antigen shed new light on this perplexing problem?
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:298-300; discussion 301-2. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Assessment of a disposable trocar for insertion of contraceptive implants
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 81:140-2. 2010
    ..In addition, sterilization equipment is not always available in many settings and inadequate cleaning could lead to HIV transmission...
  11. ncbi request reprint How well do male latex condoms work? Pregnancy outcome during one menstrual cycle of use
    M J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 62:315-9. 2000
    ..For this cohort, male latex condoms were an effective method of contraception. This cost-efficient approach of evaluating contraceptive effectiveness shows promise for post-marketing studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Influence of cycle variability and coital frequency on the risk of pregnancy
    M J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27707, USA
    Contraception 60:137-43. 1999
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  13. ncbi request reprint Measuring true contraceptive efficacy. A randomized approach--condom vs. spermicide vs. no method
    M J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Contraception 58:375-8. 1998
    ..Having demonstrated the feasibility of this study design, we now urge the initiation of a large-scale study to evaluate the efficacy of barrier methods using our randomized approach, with a control arm using no method of contraception...
  14. ncbi request reprint Decreased condom breakage and slippage rates after counseling men at a sexually transmitted infection clinic in Jamaica
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, P O Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 75:289-93. 2007
    ..Our objective was to evaluate condom failure (breakage and slippage) rates before and those during a trial that provided instructions on correct condom use...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen to ascertain reliability of self-reported coital exposure to semen
    Maria F Gallo
    Family Health International FHI, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:476-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the validity of women's reports of recent unprotected sex by testing for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in vaginal samples...
  16. ncbi request reprint Condoms and sexually-transmitted infections
    Markus J Steiner
    Institute for Family Health at Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2642-3. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive implants in Kenya: current status and future prospects
    David Hubacher
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 75:468-73. 2007
    ..Since introducing Norplant over 20 years ago in Kenya, demand for contraceptive implants has remained high and implant costs are dropping substantially...
  18. ncbi request reprint Menstrual pattern changes from levonorgestrel subdermal implants and DMPA: systematic review and evidence-based comparisons
    David Hubacher
    Family Health International, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 80:113-8. 2009
    ..A subdermal levonorgestrel (LNG) implant may be a reasonable alternative. However, information on menstrual changes from these methods has not been summarized and compared in an easy-to-understand form...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effects of condom choice on self-reported condom use among men in Ghana, Kenya and South Africa: a randomized trial
    Mark A Weaver
    FHI, P O Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 84:291-8. 2011
    ..Male condoms are readily available and affordable in many settings, but risky sexual acts still go unprotected...
  20. pmc Are condoms the answer to rising rates of non-HIV sexually transmitted infections? Yes
    Markus J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    BMJ 336:184. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions for improving dual-method contraceptive use
    Laureen M Lopez
    Clinical Sciences, FHI 360, 359 Blackwell St, Suite 200, Durham, North Carolina, USA, 27701
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD010915. 2014
    ..Millions of women, especially in lower-resource areas, also have an unmet need for protection against unintended pregnancy...
  22. doi request reprint Development and implementation of a quality assurance program for a hormonal contraceptive implant
    Derek H Owen
    FHI 360, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 87:473-9. 2013
    ..The program consists of (1) independent product testing; (2) ongoing evaluation of the manufacturing facility through audits and inspections; and (3) post-marketing surveillance...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dual protection against unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections: what is the best contraceptive approach?
    Willard Cates
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 29:168-74. 2002
    ..However, in settings where unintended pregnancy is the greater concern, emphasizing the two-methods approach as a first option may be appropriate...
  24. ncbi request reprint Minimum effectiveness of the levonorgestrel regimen of emergency contraception
    Elizabeth Raymond
    Family Health International, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 69:79-81. 2004
    ..Because physiologic data suggests that the Yuzpe regimen does, in fact, have some efficacy, the effectiveness of the levonorgestrel regimen is likely to be higher than our minimum estimate...
  25. ncbi request reprint Retrospective vs. prospective coital frequency and menstrual cycle length in a contraceptive effectiveness trial
    M J Steiner
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27707, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 11:428-33. 2001
    ..Hence, prospective data collection is essential to accurately characterize these variations and to properly interpret results from contraceptive trials and other studies concerned with fecundability and hazards of reproduction...
  26. ncbi request reprint Consistency between most important reasons for using contraception and current method used: the influence of health care providers
    Georgine Lamvu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Contraception 73:399-403. 2006
    ..To identify factors related to consistency between women's "most important" reason for using contraception and their current contraceptive method...
  27. ncbi request reprint Communicating contraceptive effectiveness: an updated counseling chart
    Markus J Steiner
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:118. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Self-reported condom use is associated with reduced risk of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and trichomoniasis
    Maria F Gallo
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:829-33. 2007
    ..To evaluate the association between self-reported condom use and prevalent and incident chlamydia, gonorrhea, and trichomoniasis...