Robert L Cook

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Alcohol consumption trajectory patterns in adult women with HIV infection
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida, PO Box 100231, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1705-12. 2013
  2. pmc HIV-1 Subtype distribution in morocco based on national sentinel surveillance data 2004-2005
    Mohammed Akrim
    Department of Epidemiology and Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 9:5. 2012
  3. pmc Demographic and clinical factors associated with persistent symptoms after West Nile virus infection
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1133-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Factors associated with initiation and completion of human papillomavirus vaccine series among young women enrolled in Medicaid
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:596-9. 2010
  5. pmc Longitudinal trends in hazardous alcohol consumption among women with human immunodeficiency virus infection, 1995-2006
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32607, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1025-32. 2009
  6. pmc Riskier sexual partners contribute to the increased rate of sexually transmitted diseases among youth with substance use disorders
    Stephanie A S Staras
    Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, and the Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:413-8. 2011
  7. pmc Erectile dysfunction drug receipt, risky sexual behavior and sexually transmitted diseases in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, PO Box 100231, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:115-21. 2010
  8. pmc Home screening for sexually transmitted diseases in high-risk young women: randomised controlled trial
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, Florida, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 83:286-91. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Racial differences in the effects of postnatal environmental tobacco smoke on neurodevelopment
    Xiaohui Xu
    University of Florida, College of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 101 S Newell Dr, Room 3116, Gainesville, FL 32610 0182, USA
    Pediatrics 126:705-11. 2010
  10. pmc Anal cancer screening behaviors and intentions in men who have sex with men
    Gypsyamber D'Souza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1452-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Alcohol consumption trajectory patterns in adult women with HIV infection
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida, PO Box 100231, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1705-12. 2013
    ..Clinicians and those providing alcohol-related interventions might target those with depression, current use of tobacco or illicit drugs, HCV infection, or a previous history of drinking problems...
  2. pmc HIV-1 Subtype distribution in morocco based on national sentinel surveillance data 2004-2005
    Mohammed Akrim
    Department of Epidemiology and Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 9:5. 2012
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  3. pmc Demographic and clinical factors associated with persistent symptoms after West Nile virus infection
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1133-6. 2010
    ..In conclusion, persistent symptoms persisted in most persons for more than six months after symptomatic WNV infection. Improved strategies for prevention and treatment are needed...
  4. doi request reprint Factors associated with initiation and completion of human papillomavirus vaccine series among young women enrolled in Medicaid
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:596-9. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Longitudinal trends in hazardous alcohol consumption among women with human immunodeficiency virus infection, 1995-2006
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32607, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1025-32. 2009
    ..Approximately 1 in 5 of the women met criteria for hazardous drinking. Interventions to identify and address hazardous drinking among HIV-positive women are urgently needed...
  6. pmc Riskier sexual partners contribute to the increased rate of sexually transmitted diseases among youth with substance use disorders
    Stephanie A S Staras
    Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, and the Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:413-8. 2011
    ..Sexual partner characteristics may explain the relationship between SUD and STD...
  7. pmc Erectile dysfunction drug receipt, risky sexual behavior and sexually transmitted diseases in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, PO Box 100231, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:115-21. 2010
    ..Health care providers may be concerned that prescribing erectile dysfunction drugs (EDD) will contribute to risky sexual behavior...
  8. pmc Home screening for sexually transmitted diseases in high-risk young women: randomised controlled trial
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, Florida, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 83:286-91. 2007
    ..Home screening tests could eliminate several barriers to testing sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)...
  9. doi request reprint Racial differences in the effects of postnatal environmental tobacco smoke on neurodevelopment
    Xiaohui Xu
    University of Florida, College of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 101 S Newell Dr, Room 3116, Gainesville, FL 32610 0182, USA
    Pediatrics 126:705-11. 2010
    ..We further investigated the interactions of race and serum cotinine levels with ADHD...
  10. pmc Anal cancer screening behaviors and intentions in men who have sex with men
    Gypsyamber D'Souza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1452-7. 2008
    ..The incidence of anal cancer has increased in the past decade, especially among men who have sex with men (MSM) and HIV-infected individuals. There is controversy about whether to routinely screen for anal cancer in MSM...
  11. pmc Potential Health Impacts of Heavy Metals on HIV-Infected Population in USA
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74288. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate whether individuals living with HIV have elevated prevalence of heavy metals compared to non-HIV infected individuals in United States...
  12. pmc Molecular epidemiology of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the genomic era: a cross-sectional study
    Mattia Prosperi
    College of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Sci Rep 3:1902. 2013
    ..Phylodynamic analysis provides a powerful framework to investigate MRSA transmission between the community and hospitals, an understanding of which is essential for control...
  13. pmc The predictive utility of attitudes toward hookah tobacco smoking
    Tracey E Barnett
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:433-9. 2013
    ..To determine associations between positive and negative attitudes and hookah tobacco smoking (HTS) among college students...
  14. pmc College students and use of K2: an emerging drug of abuse in young persons
    Xingdi Hu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:16. 2011
    ..This study's aims were to examine prevalence of ever K2 use among a sample of college students, to determine characteristics of persons who use K2, and to access the association between K2 and other drug use...
  15. pmc Ciguatera incidence in the US Virgin Islands has not increased over a 30-year time period despite rising seawater temperatures
    Elizabeth G Radke
    Emerging Pathogens Institute and Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:908-13. 2013
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Incidence and epidemiology of anal cancer in the multicenter AIDS cohort study
    Gypsyamber D'Souza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:491-9. 2008
    ..To examine the incidence and risk factors for anal cancer in a multicenter cohort of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) positive and HIV-negative men who have sex with men followed between 1984 and 2006 (Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study)...
  17. doi request reprint Sexual partner characteristics and sexually transmitted diseases among adolescents and young adults
    Stephanie A S Staras
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, School of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:232-8. 2009
    ..Among adolescents and young adults, the extent that partner characteristics account for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in context of individual sexual activities and demographic characteristics is unclear...
  18. pmc Preferred characteristics of vaginal microbicides in women with bacterial vaginosis
    Robert L Cook
    University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1163-7. 2009
    ..Our objectives were to determine product attributes associated with willingness to use a vaginal microbicide and whether product preferences varied according to participant characteristics...
  19. doi request reprint Studying associations between urinary metabolites of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and cardiovascular diseases in the United States
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, FL, USA
    Sci Total Environ 408:4943-8. 2010
    ..e. 2-hydroxyfluorene) also showed a marginally significant linear trend with self-report CVD (p for trend=0.07). Further studies are necessary to explore the associations between these highly prevalent pollutants and CVD...