Purnima Madhivanan

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Affiliation: San Francisco General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis infection among young reproductive age women in India: implications for treatment and prevention
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Public Health Research Institute, 89 B, 2nd Cross, 2nd Main, Yadavgiri, Mysore 570020, Karnataka, India
    Sex Health 6:339-44. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward HPV vaccination among parents of adolescent girls in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Public Health Research Institute, Mysore, India
    Vaccine 27:5203-8. 2009
  3. pmc Simple and inexpensive point-of-care tests improve diagnosis of vaginal infections in resource constrained settings
    Purnima Madhivanan
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 14:703-8. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Characterization of culturable vaginal Lactobacillus species among women with and without bacterial vaginosis from the United States and India: a cross-sectional study
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA Public Health Research Institute of India, Mysore, India
    J Med Microbiol 63:931-5. 2014
  5. pmc Are marginalized women being left behind? A population-based study of institutional deliveries in Karnataka, India
    Paul C Adamson
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:30. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Determinants of domestic violence among women attending an human immunodeficiency virus voluntary counseling and testing center in Bangalore, India
    Varalakshmi Chandrasekaran
    CSI Holdsworth Memorial Hospital, Mysore, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:253-62. 2007
  7. pmc Incidence of herpes simplex virus type 2 in young reproductive age women in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Public Health Research Institute of India, 89 B, 2nd Cross, 2nd Main, Mysore 570 020, Karnataka, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:96-9. 2011
  8. pmc Prevalence & correlates of primary infertility among young women in Mysore, India
    Paul C Adamson
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Indian J Med Res 134:440-6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with intention-to-recommend human papillomavirus vaccination among physicians in Mysore, India
    Karl Krupp
    Public Health Research Institute, Mysore, India
    J Adolesc Health 46:379-84. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Performance of BVBlue rapid test in detecting bacterial vaginosis among women in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, 11200 SW 8 Street, HLS 390W2, Miami, FL 33199, USA Public Health Research Institute of India, 89 B, 2nd Cross, 2nd Main, Yadavairi, Mysore 560020, India
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2014:908313. 2014

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Publications14

  1. pmc Prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis infection among young reproductive age women in India: implications for treatment and prevention
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Public Health Research Institute, 89 B, 2nd Cross, 2nd Main, Yadavgiri, Mysore 570020, Karnataka, India
    Sex Health 6:339-44. 2009
    ..The present study describes the burden and correlates of T. vaginalis infection among young reproductive age women in Mysore, India...
  2. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward HPV vaccination among parents of adolescent girls in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Public Health Research Institute, Mysore, India
    Vaccine 27:5203-8. 2009
    ..The results highlight the need for additional education and health promotion regarding HPV and cervical cancer prevention in India...
  3. pmc Simple and inexpensive point-of-care tests improve diagnosis of vaginal infections in resource constrained settings
    Purnima Madhivanan
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 14:703-8. 2009
    ..We compare the performance of simple inexpensive point-of-care (POC) tests to laboratory diagnosis and syndromic management of BV and TV in poor settings...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characterization of culturable vaginal Lactobacillus species among women with and without bacterial vaginosis from the United States and India: a cross-sectional study
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA Public Health Research Institute of India, Mysore, India
    J Med Microbiol 63:931-5. 2014
    ..Indian women appeared to have a higher percentage of obligate heterofermentative species, suggesting the need for a larger degree of metabolic flexibility and a more challenging vaginal environment. ..
  5. pmc Are marginalized women being left behind? A population-based study of institutional deliveries in Karnataka, India
    Paul C Adamson
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:30. 2012
    ..While India has made significant progress in reducing maternal mortality, attaining further declines will require increased skilled birth attendance and institutional delivery among marginalized and difficult to reach populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Determinants of domestic violence among women attending an human immunodeficiency virus voluntary counseling and testing center in Bangalore, India
    Varalakshmi Chandrasekaran
    CSI Holdsworth Memorial Hospital, Mysore, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:253-62. 2007
    ..Violence against women is a global phenomenon that cuts across all social and economic classes...
  7. pmc Incidence of herpes simplex virus type 2 in young reproductive age women in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Public Health Research Institute of India, 89 B, 2nd Cross, 2nd Main, Mysore 570 020, Karnataka, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:96-9. 2011
    ..There are sparse data on herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) infection in India. HSV-2 is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections and the primary cause of genital ulcer disease worldwide...
  8. pmc Prevalence & correlates of primary infertility among young women in Mysore, India
    Paul C Adamson
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Indian J Med Res 134:440-6. 2011
    ..There are sparse data on the prevalence of primary infertility in India and almost none from Southern India. This study describes the correlates and prevalence of primary infertility among young women in Mysore, India...
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with intention-to-recommend human papillomavirus vaccination among physicians in Mysore, India
    Karl Krupp
    Public Health Research Institute, Mysore, India
    J Adolesc Health 46:379-84. 2010
    ..There are currently no data on attitudes to HPV vaccination among healthcare providers in India...
  10. doi request reprint Performance of BVBlue rapid test in detecting bacterial vaginosis among women in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, 11200 SW 8 Street, HLS 390W2, Miami, FL 33199, USA Public Health Research Institute of India, 89 B, 2nd Cross, 2nd Main, Yadavairi, Mysore 560020, India
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2014:908313. 2014
    ..8%. Despite the good specificity, poor sensitivity limits the usefulness of the BVBlue as a screening test in this population. There is a need to examine the usefulness of this test in other Indian populations...
  11. pmc Traditional birth attendants lack basic information on HIV and safe delivery practices in rural Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Public Health Research Institute of India, Yadavgiri, Mysore, 570020, India
    BMC Public Health 10:570. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Sexual behavior among men who have sex with women, men, and Hijras in Mumbai, India--multiple sexual risks
    Alexandra L Hernandez
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:S5-16. 2006
    ..A high proportion of men who attend STI clinics in Mumbai are behaviorally bi- or tri-sexual and have multiple partners with whom they engage in risky sex. STI/HIV prevention programs should not assume that men only have sex with women...
  13. pmc Examining the determinants of sexual violence among young, married women in Southern India
    Karuna S Chibber
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Interpers Violence 27:2465-83. 2012
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  14. pmc Leveraging human capital to reduce maternal mortality in India: enhanced public health system or public-private partnership?
    Karl Krupp
    Public Health Research Institute, Yadavgiri, Mysore, India
    Hum Resour Health 7:18. 2009
    ..This paper focuses on how two large health systems in India--Gujarat and Tamil Nadu--have successfully applied human resources strategies in uniquely different contexts to the challenges of achieving Millennium Development Goal Five...