D Scholes

Summary

Affiliation: Group Health Cooperative
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Long-term trends in Chlamydia trachomatis infections and related outcomes in a U.S. managed care population
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:81-8. 2012
  2. pmc Risk factors associated with acute pyelonephritis in healthy women
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Cooperative and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:20-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Change in bone mineral density among adolescent women using and discontinuing depot medroxyprogesterone acetate contraception
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Wash 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:139-44. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of strategies to increase chlamydia screening in young women
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Prev Med 43:343-50. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The association between depot medroxyprogesterone acetate contraception and bone mineral density in adolescent women
    Delia Scholes
    The Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, 16th Floor, Seattle, WA, USA
    Contraception 69:99-104. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Population-based outreach for Chlamydia screening in men: results from a randomized trial
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:837-9. 2007
  7. pmc Family history and risk of recurrent cystitis and pyelonephritis in women
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Urol 184:564-9. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Injectable hormone contraception and bone density: results from a prospective study
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Epidemiology 13:581-7. 2002
  9. pmc Oral contraceptive use and bone density change in adolescent and young adult women: a prospective study of age, hormone dose, and discontinuation
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, 16th Floor, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E1380-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Vaginal douching as a risk factor for cervical Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    D Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98101, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 91:993-7. 1998

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. doi request reprint Long-term trends in Chlamydia trachomatis infections and related outcomes in a U.S. managed care population
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:81-8. 2012
    ..Given recent increasing case rates of Chlamydia trachomatis infection, we evaluated trends in chlamydia rates and related health outcomes in women and men aged 15 to 44 years who were enrolled in a Pacific Northwest health plan...
  2. pmc Risk factors associated with acute pyelonephritis in healthy women
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Cooperative and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:20-7. 2005
    ..Although most cases of acute pyelonephritis occur in otherwise healthy women, data on risk factors for this condition are lacking...
  3. ncbi request reprint Change in bone mineral density among adolescent women using and discontinuing depot medroxyprogesterone acetate contraception
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Wash 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:139-44. 2005
    ..Adolescents, who are still gaining bone, may be particularly affected, but there has been little study of the association in adolescent users and none following discontinuation...
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of strategies to increase chlamydia screening in young women
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Prev Med 43:343-50. 2006
    ..Despite the recommendations of numerous clinical practice guidelines, testing of at-risk women for Chlamydia trachomatis infection remains low. We evaluated an intervention to increase guideline-recommended chlamydia screening...
  5. ncbi request reprint The association between depot medroxyprogesterone acetate contraception and bone mineral density in adolescent women
    Delia Scholes
    The Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, 16th Floor, Seattle, WA, USA
    Contraception 69:99-104. 2004
    ..06). This study did not find a strong association between DMPA use and bone density. Further prospective evaluation of bone density changes with DMPA use and after DMPA discontinuation are needed in this age group...
  6. ncbi request reprint Population-based outreach for Chlamydia screening in men: results from a randomized trial
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:837-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of population-based outreach strategies to improve genital Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) screening in men...
  7. pmc Family history and risk of recurrent cystitis and pyelonephritis in women
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Urol 184:564-9. 2010
    ..Family history variables indicative of genetic risk merit further investigation. We evaluated the risk of recurrent cystitis and pyelonephritis in women with and those without a family history of urinary tract infection...
  8. ncbi request reprint Injectable hormone contraception and bone density: results from a prospective study
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Epidemiology 13:581-7. 2002
    ..Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) injectable contraception may decrease bone density and increase the risk for osteoporosis in later life. Prospective data are scarce, especially of the effects of DMPA discontinuation on bone...
  9. pmc Oral contraceptive use and bone density change in adolescent and young adult women: a prospective study of age, hormone dose, and discontinuation
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, 16th Floor, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E1380-7. 2011
    ..Oral contraceptive (OC) use is common, but bone changes associated with use of contemporary OC remain unclear...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vaginal douching as a risk factor for cervical Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    D Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98101, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 91:993-7. 1998
    ..To evaluate the association between vaginal douching and cervical Chlamydia trachomatis infection...
  11. pmc Oral contraceptive use and bone density in adolescent and young adult women
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Contraception 81:35-40. 2010
    ..Most of the millions of oral contraceptive (OC) users are under 30 years of age and in the critical period for bone mass accrual...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in women using depot medroxyprogesterone acetate for contraception
    D Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 93:233-8. 1999
    ..To evaluate the possible effects of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate injectable contraception on bone mineral density in reproductive-age women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for recurrent urinary tract infection in young women
    D Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, WA 98101
    J Infect Dis 182:1177-82. 2000
    ..In young women, risk factors for sporadic UTI are also risk factors for recurrence. Two predictors suggest that genetic/long-term environmental exposures also predispose to RUTI...
  14. pmc Improving automated case finding for ectopic pregnancy using a classification algorithm
    D Scholes
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, 16th Floor, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Hum Reprod 26:3163-8. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of asymptomatic bacteriuria in sexually active young women
    T M Hooton
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine and School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, USA
    N Engl J Med 343:992-7. 2000
    ..Asymptomatic bacteriuria is common in young women, but little is known about its pathogenesis, natural history, risk factors, and temporal association with symptomatic urinary tract infection...
  16. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms in users and non-users of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate
    D Civic
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Contraception 61:385-90. 2000
    ..Our prospective analyses found an association between DMPA use and depressive symptoms but further research is needed to determine whether the relationship is causal...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of contraceptive use on bone biochemical markers in young women
    S M Ott
    Departments of Medicine, University of Washington, and the Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98195-6426, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:179-85. 2001
    ..086 +/- 0.085 g/cm(2) in the DMPA group, 1.103 +/- 0.095 g/cm(2) in the oral contraceptive group, and 1.093 +/- 0.090 g/cm(2) in nonusers (P = 0.051). The results suggest that in women using DMPA bone resorption exceeded bone formation...
  18. pmc Prospective cohort study of microbial and inflammatory events immediately preceding Escherichia coli recurrent urinary tract infection in women
    C A Czaja
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:528-36. 2009
    ..A prospective cohort study was conducted to characterize the temporal sequence of microbial and inflammatory events immediately preceding Escherichia coli recurrent urinary tract infection (rUTI)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Association between caffeine intake and bone mass among young women: potential effect modification by depot medroxyprogesterone acetate use
    C M Wetmore
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Osteoporos Int 19:519-27. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Adolescent HMO enrollees' utilization of out-of-plan services
    D Civic
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98112, USA
    J Adolesc Health 28:491-6. 2001
    ..To examine use of reproductive health services, correlates of out-of-plan care, and reasons for seeking out-of-plan care among adolescent health maintenance organization (HMO) enrollees...
  21. doi request reprint Effects of three years of low-dose thiazides on mineral metabolism in healthy elderly persons
    S M Ott
    University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, P O Box 356426, Seattle, WA 98195 6426, USA
    Osteoporos Int 19:1315-22. 2008
    ..Serum bicarbonate was consistently greater in the thiazide than in the placebo groups throughout the three years. These effects could be beneficial to the skeleton...
  22. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and the risk of acute urinary tract infection among postmenopausal women
    Edward J Boyko
    Epidemiologic Research and Information Center ERIC, VA Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1778-83. 2002
    ..To examine whether the presence of diabetes alters the risk of acute urinary tract infection (UTI) in postmenopausal women...
  23. doi request reprint Urinary incontinence and urinary tract infection: temporal relationships in postmenopausal women
    Elya E Moore
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:317-23. 2008
    ..To estimate the temporal relationship between self-reported urine loss and incident, symptomatic, microbiologically confirmed urinary tract infection (UTI)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Promoting smoking cessation among women who seek cervical cancer screening
    C M McBride
    Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Center for Health Studies, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 91:719-24. 1998
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  25. ncbi request reprint Predictors of urinary tract infection after menopause: a prospective study
    Sara L Jackson
    Northwest Health Services Research and Development Program, VA Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Med 117:903-11. 2004
    ..To describe the incidence of and risk factors for acute cystitis among nondiabetic and diabetic postmenopausal women...
  26. pmc Is protein intake associated with bone mineral density in young women?
    Jeannette M Beasley
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1311-6. 2010
    ..The range of protein intakes for optimizing bone health among premenopausal women is unclear. Protein is a major constituent of bone, but acidic amino acids may promote bone resorption...
  27. pmc Toll-like receptor polymorphisms and susceptibility to urinary tract infections in adult women
    Thomas R Hawn
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5990. 2009
    ..Although behavioral risk factors are strongly associated with urinary tract infection (UTI) risk, the role of genetics in acquiring this disease is poorly understood...
  28. doi request reprint Acceptability of urine-based screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in asymptomatic young men: a systematic review
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:S28-33. 2008
    ..Interventions to enhance uptake of testing in asymptomatic men should be developed and selected with underlying C. trachomatis population prevalence in mind...
  29. pmc Depressive symptoms, bone loss, and fractures in postmenopausal women
    Leslie Spangler
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:567-74. 2008
    ..Osteoporosis and depression may be associated through common physiologic systems or risk factors...
  30. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia screening in at-risk adolescent females: an evaluation of screening practices and modifiable screening correlates
    Jennifer B McClure
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:726-33. 2006
    ..To identify modifiable correlates of chlamydia screening that could offer intervention targets to enhance screening...
  31. ncbi request reprint Is provider continuity associated with chlamydia screening for adolescent and young adult women?
    Robert J Reid
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Prev Med 41:865-72. 2005
    ..Our objective was to examine the relationship between continuity of care and chlamydia screening in adolescent and young women, a preventive service where large performance gaps exist...
  32. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence and diabetes in postmenopausal women
    Sara L Jackson
    Northwest Health Services Reserach and Development Program, VA Puget Sound, 1825 N 52nd St, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1730-8. 2005
    ..This study evaluates diabetes characteristics and other risk factors for urinary incontinence among community-dwelling postmenopausal women...
  33. ncbi request reprint Overnight urinary isoflavone excretion in a population of women living in the United States, and its relationship to isoflavone intake
    Charlotte Atkinson
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:253-60. 2002
    ..Measuring isoflavone excretion in one overnight urine collection serves as a biomarker of recent or past isoflavone intake, even in populations whose intake of soy foods is relatively low...
  34. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for urinary tract infections in postmenopausal women
    Kent K Hu
    Northwest Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:989-93. 2004
    ..Although extensively studied in younger women and older, debilitated women, the risk factors for UTI among healthy community-dwelling postmenopausal women have not been well described...
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk of urinary tract infection and asymptomatic bacteriuria among diabetic and nondiabetic postmenopausal women
    Edward J Boyko
    Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System S 152E, 1660 South Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:557-64. 2005
    ..No clear linear trend between hemoglobin A1c and UTI or AB risk was seen. Postmenopausal women with diabetes have higher risks of UTI and AB in relation to diabetes duration and severity but not to recent glucose control...
  36. ncbi request reprint Population-based epidemiologic analysis of acute pyelonephritis
    Christopher A Czaja
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:273-80. 2007
    ..We performed a population-based analysis of trends in the incidence, microbial etiology, antimicrobial resistance, and antimicrobial therapy of outpatient and inpatient pyelonephritis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in bone density in relation to oral contraceptive use
    Susan D Reed
    Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA, USA
    Contraception 68:177-82. 2003
    ..All p-values for between-group differences were >0.55. In conclusion, within the limitations of this study, OCs did not appear to impact bone density over time in this cohort of reproductive-age women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Ineffective use of condoms among young women in managed care
    D Civic
    Clinical Improvement and Education Department, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    AIDS Care 14:779-88. 2002
    ..HIV/STD prevention interventions must address more specific aspects of condom use than have previously been their focus, especially when condom use is already high...
  39. doi request reprint Utility of automated data in identifying femoral shaft and subtrochanteric (diaphyseal) fractures
    L Spangler
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Osteoporos Int 22:2523-7. 2011
    ..00) resulted in a high false-positive rate for identifying femoral diaphyseal fractures. Restriction to more specific site-codes missed 36% of these rare fractures...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cimetidine use and risk of prostate and breast cancer
    M A Rossing
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:319-23. 2000
    ..9). Our results suggest that use of cimetidine does not influence risk of female breast cancer. Further, these data provide little evidence to support the previously hypothesized preventive effect of cimetidine on risk of prostate cancer...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of vaginal flora alterations in postmenopausal women
    Wendy L Pabich
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Infect Dis 188:1054-8. 2003
    ..coli. Thus, postmenopausal women have a relative depletion of vaginal lactobacilli and an increase in vaginal E. coli compared with premenopausal women...
  42. ncbi request reprint Predictors of urinary incontinence in a prospective cohort of postmenopausal women
    Sara L Jackson
    Northwest Health Services Research and Development Program, Veterans Administration Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:855-62. 2006
    ..To prospectively assess risk factors associated with occurrence of urinary incontinence among postmenopausal women...
  43. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal estrogen and progestogen therapy and the risk of uterine leiomyomas
    Susan D Reed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Menopause 11:214-22. 2004
    ..We examined the risk of a first diagnosis of leiomyomas in peri- and postmenopausal women associated with prior use of estrogen and progestogen therapy (EPT)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, weight, and oral contraceptive failure risk
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:46-52. 2005
    ..To estimate the effect of body mass index (BMI) and weight on risk of pregnancy while using oral contraceptives (OCs)...
  45. ncbi request reprint STD prevention and treatment guidelines: a review from a managed care perspective
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Cooperative Center for Health Studies, and Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98101, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:181-9; quiz 190-1. 2003
    ..To conduct a standardized review of sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinical practice guidelines from a managed care perspective...
  46. ncbi request reprint HSV-2 serologic testing in an HMO population: uptake and psychosocial sequelae
    Julie Richards
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:718-25. 2007
    ..To prospectively measure the uptake of Herpes simplex virus Type 2 (HSV-2) testing and psychosocial response to a new serologic diagnosis of HSV-2 in a health maintenance organization (HMO) population...
  47. pmc Navel jewelry artifacts and intravertebral variation in spine bone densitometry in adolescents and young women
    Susan M Ott
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6426, USA
    J Clin Densitom 12:84-8. 2009
    ..35 at L1 but -0.26 at L4. Thus, we found significant errors due to intravertebral variability. We suggest the optimal method of correcting for small artifacts is to erase the area under the artifact...
  48. ncbi request reprint A tailored minimal self-help intervention to promote condom use in young women: results from a randomized trial
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    AIDS 17:1547-56. 2003
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of a theory-based tailored minimal self-help intervention to increase condom use among young women at risk for HIV/sexually transmitted disease (STD)...
  49. pmc Sexual intercourse and risk of symptomatic urinary tract infection in post-menopausal women
    Elya E Moore
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:595-9. 2008
    ..Sexual intercourse increases the risk of symptomatic urinary tract infections (UTI) in young women, but its role among post-menopausal women is unclear...
  50. ncbi request reprint Amoxicillin-clavulanate vs ciprofloxacin for the treatment of uncomplicated cystitis in women: a randomized trial
    Thomas M Hooton
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    JAMA 293:949-55. 2005
    ..One such antibiotic, amoxicillin-clavulanate, has not been well studied...
  51. ncbi request reprint Lignan and isoflavone excretion in relation to uterine fibroids: a case-control study of young to middle-aged women in the United States
    Charlotte Atkinson
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:587-93. 2006
    ..Phytoestrogens, including isoflavones and lignans, can act as weak estrogens or antiestrogens...
  52. ncbi request reprint Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate and bone mineral density in adolescents--the Black Box Warning: a Position Paper of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
    Barbara A Cromer
    Case School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:296-301. 2006
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted diseases and managed care: an inquiry and review of issues affecting service delivery
    Terence Chorba
    Health Services and Evaluation Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Med Qual 19:145-56. 2004
    ..Because of the shift of STD service delivery from the public to private sector, incentives need to maximize interest and cooperation of patients, clinicians, and MCOs in STD prevention...
  54. ncbi request reprint Women's reports of smoking cessation advice during reproductive health visits and subsequent smoking cessation
    Kathryn I Pollak
    Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Durham, NC 27710 2949, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:837-44. 2002
    ..To examine associations of women's characteristics with reports of provider advice to quit smoking and smoking cessation 1 year after a reproductive health visit...
  55. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with condom use among at-risk women students and nonstudents seen in managed care
    Kimberly S H Yarnall
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Prev Med 37:163-70. 2003
    ..Sexually transmitted diseases (STD) research has focused on high-risk populations such as STD clinic patients and college students. This report examines predictors of unprotected sex among nonstudent women seen in primary care...

Research Grants19

  1. Oral Contraceptive Use and Fractures Around the Menopausal Transition
    Delia Scholes; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Even a small increase or decrease in fracture resulting from OC use could have important implications for clinical practice and for the public health burden of fracture in women transitioning through menopause and beyond. ..
  2. Oral Contraceptive Use and Bone Density in Young Women
    Delia Scholes; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Ectopic Pregnancy: Assessing Long-Term Trends in Rates and Risk Factors
    Delia Scholes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  4. DEPO-PROVERA USE AND BONE MINERAL DENSITY IN YOUNG WOMEN
    Delia Scholes; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The size, diversity, and range of DMPA exposure in this study group allow for comprehensive evaluation of the possibly complex association between this effective, convenient and economical contraceptive and bone mass. ..
  5. Oral Contraceptive Use and Fractures Around the Menopausal Transition
    Delia Scholes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Even a small increase or decrease in fracture resulting from OC use could have important implications for clinical practice and for the public health burden of fracture in women transitioning through menopause and beyond. ..