Charlotte Ann Gaydos

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Trichomonas vaginalis infection in men who submit self-collected penile swabs after internet recruitment
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:504-8. 2013
  2. pmc Performance of the Cepheid CT/NG Xpert Rapid PCR Test for Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:1666-72. 2013
  3. pmc Comparison of self-obtained penile-meatal swabs to urine for the detection of C. trachomatis, N. gonorrhoeae and T. vaginalis
    Laura Dize
    Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, 855 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2196, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:305-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint What is the role of newer molecular tests in the management of CAP?
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 27:49-69. 2013
  5. pmc Can mailed swab samples be dry-shipped for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, and Trichomonas vaginalis by nucleic acid amplification tests?
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 73:16-20. 2012
  6. pmc Genital herpes evaluation by quantitative TaqMan PCR: correlating single detection and quantity of HSV-2 DNA in cervicovaginal lavage fluids with cross-sectional and longitudinal clinical data
    Bulbulgul Aumakhan
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Virol J 7:328. 2010
  7. pmc The transhepatic endotoxin gradient is present despite liver cirrhosis and is attenuated after transjugular portosystemic shunt (TIPS)
    Daniel Benten
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:107. 2011
  8. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis age-specific prevalence in women who used an internet-based self-screening program compared to women who were screened in family planning clinics
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:74-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Internet-based screening for Chlamydia trachomatis to reach non-clinic populations with mailed self-administered vaginal swabs
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:451-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of focus groups to design an internet-based program for chlamydia screening with self-administered vaginal swabs: what women want
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Sex Health 3:209-15. 2006

Research Grants

  1. INTERVENTIONS FOR STDS IN HIGH SCHOOLS
    Charlotte Gaydos; Fiscal Year: 2002

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. pmc Trichomonas vaginalis infection in men who submit self-collected penile swabs after internet recruitment
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:504-8. 2013
    ..Submission of self-collected penile samples collected at home could remove barriers that men face in getting tested for sexually transmitted infections (STIs)...
  2. pmc Performance of the Cepheid CT/NG Xpert Rapid PCR Test for Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:1666-72. 2013
    ..8%. These results indicate that this short-turnaround-time test can be used to accurately test patients and to possibly do so at the site of care, thus potentially improving chlamydia and gonorrhea control efforts...
  3. pmc Comparison of self-obtained penile-meatal swabs to urine for the detection of C. trachomatis, N. gonorrhoeae and T. vaginalis
    Laura Dize
    Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, 855 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2196, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:305-7. 2013
    ..Self-obtained penile-meatal swabs and urine specimens have been used for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT), Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) and Trichomonas vaginalis (TV) for outreach screening in men...
  4. doi request reprint What is the role of newer molecular tests in the management of CAP?
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 27:49-69. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Can mailed swab samples be dry-shipped for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, and Trichomonas vaginalis by nucleic acid amplification tests?
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 73:16-20. 2012
    ..NAATs were able to detect CT, GC, and TV on dry transported swabs. Using NAATs for testing home-collected, urogenital swabs mailed in a dry state to a laboratory may be useful for outreach screening programs...
  6. pmc Genital herpes evaluation by quantitative TaqMan PCR: correlating single detection and quantity of HSV-2 DNA in cervicovaginal lavage fluids with cross-sectional and longitudinal clinical data
    Bulbulgul Aumakhan
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Virol J 7:328. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc The transhepatic endotoxin gradient is present despite liver cirrhosis and is attenuated after transjugular portosystemic shunt (TIPS)
    Daniel Benten
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:107. 2011
    ..Translocation of gut-derived bacterial products such as endotoxin is a major problem in liver cirrhosis...
  8. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis age-specific prevalence in women who used an internet-based self-screening program compared to women who were screened in family planning clinics
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:74-8. 2011
    ..To determine whether women who collect self-collected vaginal swabs at home demonstrated a higher positivity of Chlamydia trachomatis than women in family planning clinics...
  9. ncbi request reprint Internet-based screening for Chlamydia trachomatis to reach non-clinic populations with mailed self-administered vaginal swabs
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:451-7. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of focus groups to design an internet-based program for chlamydia screening with self-administered vaginal swabs: what women want
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Sex Health 3:209-15. 2006
    ..To ascertain the opinions, concerns and perceptions of sexually active women to guide the development of an internet-based chlamydia outreach and screening program using self-administered vaginal swabs as a first step to prevention...
  11. ncbi request reprint Urine nucleic acid amplification tests for the diagnosis of sexually transmitted infections in clinical practice
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 18:55-66. 2005
    ....
  12. pmc Mycoplasma genitalium as a contributor to the multiple etiologies of cervicitis in women attending sexually transmitted disease clinics
    Charlotte Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:598-606. 2009
    ....
  13. pmc Mycoplasma genitalium compared to chlamydia, gonorrhoea and trichomonas as an aetiological agent of urethritis in men attending STD clinics
    C Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 85:438-40. 2009
    ..To investigate prevalence of Mycoplasma genitalium, Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Trichomonas vaginalis in men, frequency of co-infections, and association of organisms with urethritis in men...
  14. doi request reprint Laboratory aspects of screening men for Chlamydia trachomatis in the new millennium
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:S45-50. 2008
    ..To describe and review the methods for laboratory diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis in men...
  15. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis reinfection rates among female adolescents seeking rescreening in school-based health centers
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:233-7. 2008
    ..Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) infections are common among adolescents attending high and middle schools. The study objective was to determine the reinfection rates of CT for females attending school-based health centers...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Neisseria Gonorrhoeae among men screened for Chlamydia Trachomatis in four United States cities, 1999-2003
    Charlotte Ann Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:314-9. 2006
    ..We describe the prevalence of gonorrhea in a large sample of men tested for gonorrhea and Chlamydia trachomatis in Baltimore, Denver, San Francisco, and Seattle...
  17. pmc Will patients "opt in" to perform their own rapid HIV test in the emergency department?
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 58:S74-8. 2011
    ..We evaluate the feasibility and accuracy of existing point-of-care HIV tests performed by an untrained patient compared with the routinely used HIV point-of-care test offered to patients in 2 urban emergency departments (EDs)...
  18. pmc Evaluation of dry and wet transported intravaginal swabs in detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections in female soldiers by PCR
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health and Hygiene, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:758-61. 2002
    ..9% (24 of 27) and 98.3% (753 of 766), respectively. PCR testing of wet and dry transported intravaginal swabs to detect chlamydia and gonorrhea infections was an accurate diagnostic method for military women...
  19. pmc Performance of the Abbott RealTime CT/NG for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    C A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University, 855 North Wolfe St, 530 Rangos Building, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:3236-43. 2010
    ..trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae dual detection with high sensitivity and specificity. The automated assay provides a useful alternative nucleic acid amplification assay for clinical laboratories and clinicians...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sustained high prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infections in female army recruits
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Infectious Disease Division, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:539-44. 2003
    ..Screening and treatment of infected females has been demonstrated to prevent sequelae such as pelvic inflammatory disease...
  21. pmc Comparison of three nucleic acid amplification tests for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in urine specimens
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Johns Hopkins University, 720 Rutland Ave, Ross 1159, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:3041-5. 2004
    ..We found that the LCx, ProbeTec, and AC2 NAATs are highly sensitive and specific methods for the detection of C. trachomatis in urine specimens and can be recommended for noninvasive screening of C. trachomatis in urine...
  22. pmc Performance of the MagNA pure LC robot for extraction of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae DNA from urine and swab specimens
    Nicholas Dalesio
    School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:3300-2. 2004
    ..The robot provided a highly sensitive and specific method of DNA extraction...
  23. pmc Impact of international laboratory partnerships on the performance of HIV/sexually transmitted infection testing in five resource-constrained countries
    C A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 22:645-52. 2011
    ..Building collaborative partnership relations can establish a sustainable network for clinical trials, and can lead to accreditation and international laboratory development...
  24. pmc Trichomonas vaginalis infection in women who submit self-obtained vaginal samples after internet recruitment
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:828-32. 2011
    ..Submission of self-obtained vaginal samples (SOVs) collected at home could remove barriers that women face in getting tested for sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Internet recruitment of SOVs is highly acceptable...
  25. ncbi request reprint Nucleic acid amplification tests for gonorrhea and chlamydia: practice and applications
    Charlotte A Gaydos
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1159 Ross Research Building, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 19:367-86, ix. 2005
    ..The application of NAATs to self-collected specimens has the potential to augment public health programs designed to control the epidemic of STIs in the community...
  26. doi request reprint Focus-on-Teens, sexual risk-reduction intervention for high-school adolescents: impact on knowledge, change of risk-behaviours, and prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases
    C A Gaydos
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 19:704-10. 2008
    ..2%. FOT was successfully implemented as an STDs/HIV risk-reduction intervention. Sustained improvements of knowledge about STDs/HIV/condom usage, decreases in sexual risk behaviours supported the effectiveness of this intervention...
  27. ncbi request reprint Female prisoners' preferences of collection methods for testing for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection
    Sara B Newman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:306-9. 2003
    ..The acceptability of these methods among the general population has been explored, but little is known about their acceptability among women confined in prison...
  28. pmc Performance of three nucleic acid amplification tests for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae by use of self-collected vaginal swabs obtained via an Internet-based screening program
    Billie Jo Masek
    Johns Hopkins University, 530 Rangos Bldg, 855 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1663-7. 2009
    ..5% and 80%, respectively, for ProbeTec. For 500 PCR samples, the C. trachomatis sensitivity was 100% and the N. gonorrhoeae sensitivity was 100%, with specificities of 99.3% and 98.8%, respectively...
  29. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections in women in detention in Baltimore, Maryland
    Justin Hardick
    The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:64-70. 2003
    ..In conjunction with a program to expand syphilis and HIV infection services, women were also offered screening for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) during intake at the Baltimore Women's Detention Center...
  30. pmc From the NIH: proceedings of a workshop on the importance of self-obtained vaginal specimens for detection of sexually transmitted infections
    Marcia M Hobbs
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:8-13. 2008
    ..Similarly, SOVs should be explored for use in the diagnosis of other sexually transmitted pathogens...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of chlamydia trachomatis, neisseria gonorrhoeae, trichomonas vaginalis infections, and bacterial vaginosis among a cohort of young injection drug users in Baltimore, Maryland
    Sabrina S Plitt
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:446-53. 2005
    ..Injection drug users (IDUs) consistently demonstrate high-risk behaviors for sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This study examines STI prevalence and correlates among young IDUs...
  32. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the urine Leukocyte Esterase Test to a Nucleic Acid Amplification Test for screening non-health care-seeking male soldiers for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections
    Billie Jo Wood
    Johns Hopkins University, 720 Rutland Avenue, Ross 1164, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Mil Med 172:770-2. 2007
    ..In this population, the prevalence of gonorrhea was too low to produce reliable estimates of performance characteristics of the LET for gonorrhea. The LET is not warranted for use in screening non-health care-seeking male Army trainees...
  33. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and short-term impact of linked education and urine screening interventions for Chlamydia and gonorrhea in male army recruits
    Christine M Arcari
    Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:443-7. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the feasibility of an intervention for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and a screening program for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections in male Army recruits...
  34. pmc The microbicide tenofovir does not inhibit nucleic acid amplification tests for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in urine samples
    Billie Jo Wood
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:763-5. 2008
    ..Concentrations of 5% to 0% of tenofovir and the placebo were added to dilutions of C. trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae. No appreciable inhibition was observed...
  35. pmc Quantitative multiprobe PCR assay for simultaneous detection and identification to species level of bacterial pathogens
    Samuel Yang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3449-54. 2002
    ..This assay has broad potential in the clinical arena for rapid and specific diagnosis of infectious diseases...
  36. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization rates in female US Army recruits associated with a screening program for Chlamydia trachomatis
    Kathryn L Clark
    Allied Technology Group, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 29:1-5. 2002
    ..A volunteer program to test non-healthcare-seeking women for genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection was instituted at the US Army's largest basic training center and evaluated for its effectiveness in reducing sequelae...
  37. ncbi request reprint Detection of bacteremia in emergency department patients at risk for infective endocarditis using universal 16S rRNA primers in a decontaminated polymerase chain reaction assay
    Richard E Rothman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Bethesda, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1677-81. 2002
    ..This assay provides a promising diagnostic for rapid identification of bacteremia, particularly valuable in acute care settings...
  38. pmc Rapid polymerase chain reaction-based screening assay for bacterial biothreat agents
    Samuel Yang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:388-92. 2008
    ..To design and evaluate a rapid polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based assay for detecting Eubacteria and performing early screening for selected Class A biothreat bacterial pathogens...
  39. pmc Perceptions of an ideal point-of-care test for sexually transmitted infections--a qualitative study of focus group discussions with medical providers
    Yu Hsiang Hsieh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e14144. 2010
    ..Therefore, our objective was to explore the perceptions of the ideal types of STI POCT for use in health care settings...
  40. pmc Antiviral prescriptions to U.S. ambulatory care visits with a diagnosis of influenza before and after high level of adamantane resistance 2005-06 season
    Yu Hsiang Hsieh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8945. 2010
    ..We also determined providers' adherence to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 2006 interim treatment guidelines for influenza after the dissemination of guidelines...
  41. pmc Plasma antibodies against Chlamydia trachomatis, human papillomavirus, and human herpesvirus type 8 in relation to prostate cancer: a prospective study
    Siobhan Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Room E6132 A, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1573-80. 2007
    ..70; 95% CI, 0.52-0.95). As this study is the first, to our knowledge, to observe such an inverse association, similar additional studies are warranted...
  42. doi request reprint Utilising the internet to test for sexually transmitted infections: results of a survey and accuracy testing
    Sherria L Owens
    Morgan State University, School of Community Health and Policy, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 86:112-6. 2010
    ..Searching the internet for information about sexually transmitted infections (STI) is common. The goal of the study was to discover which internet sites offer STI tests and obtain information about the services and their validity...
  43. ncbi request reprint Plasma antibodies against Trichomonas vaginalis and subsequent risk of prostate cancer
    Siobhan Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Room E6138, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:939-45. 2006
    ..We investigated this infection in relation to incident prostate cancer in a nested case-control study within the Health Professionals Follow-up Study...
  44. doi request reprint National survey of Laboratory Response Network sentinel laboratory preparedness
    Brian T Kalish
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 3:S17-23. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to broadly describe preparedness of the first tier of the hospital LRN, the sentinel laboratories, with a specific focus on training, personnel, and communications...
  45. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis-infected patients display variable antibody profiles against the nine-member polymorphic membrane protein family
    Chun Tan
    Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Infect Immun 77:3218-26. 2009
    ..Overall, our results indicate that the Pmps elicit various serologic responses in C. trachomatis-infected patients and are consistent with the pmp gene family being the basis of a mechanism of antigenic variation...
  46. ncbi request reprint Trichomonas vaginalis polymerase chain reaction compared with standard diagnostic and therapeutic protocols for detection and treatment of vaginal trichomoniasis
    Karen A Wendel
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:576-80. 2002
    ..02). TV is significantly undertreated using standard algorithms for metronidazole therapy. Given the association of trichomoniasis with perinatal morbidity and HIV transmission, women in high-risk groups may benefit from TV PCR...
  47. ncbi request reprint Temporal arteritis and Chlamydia pneumoniae: failure to detect the organism by polymerase chain reaction in ninety cases and ninety controls
    Michael J Regan
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:1056-60. 2002
    ..To examine the reported correlation between the presence of Chlamydia pneumoniae in temporal artery biopsy specimens and the diagnosis of temporal arteritis (TA)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infection among men screened in 4 U.S. cities
    Julia Ann Schillinger
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30033, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:74-7. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to measure the prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) infection among men in clinical and nonclinical settings across the United States...

Research Grants3

  1. INTERVENTIONS FOR STDS IN HIGH SCHOOLS
    Charlotte Gaydos; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This multi-disciplinary and cooperative study encompassing behavioral, interventional, epidemiological, and biological sciences will evaluate a behavioral approach to STD prevention and control. ..