M Kang

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Maternal versus paternal orphans and HIV/STI risk among adolescent girls in Zimbabwe
    M Kang
    University of California Programme in Women s Health, University of California San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Care 20:214-7. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The importance of discreet use of the diaphragm to Zimbabwean women and their partners
    Mi Suk Kang
    UZ UCSF Collaborative Research Programme in Women s Health, Harare, Zimbabwe
    AIDS Behav 11:443-51. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetic evaluation of the effects of ribavirin on zidovudine triphosphate formation: ACTG 5092s Study Team
    F T Aweeka
    Drug Research Unit, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0622, USA
    HIV Med 8:288-94. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Manual versus electric vacuum aspiration for early first-trimester abortion: a controlled study of complication rates
    Alisa B Goldberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:101-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive intentions among adolescents after abortion
    Hong Ha M Truong
    Department of Medicine, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:283-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Barrier method preferences and perceptions among Zimbabwean women and their partners
    Jessica Buck
    Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, 30 East Huron 4601, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:415-22. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Introducing diaphragms into the mix: what happens to male condom use patterns?
    Samuel F Posner
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease, Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, 4770 Buford Highway MS K 20, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:443-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV sentinel surveillance among women seeking elective pregnancy termination, San Francisco
    Eleanor A Drey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:590-2. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving the accuracy of fetal foot length to confirm gestational duration
    Eleanor A Drey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, 94110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:773-8. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Female condom uptake and acceptability in Zimbabwe
    Sue Napierala
    Women s Global Health Imperative, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94104, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:121-34. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Maternal versus paternal orphans and HIV/STI risk among adolescent girls in Zimbabwe
    M Kang
    University of California Programme in Women s Health, University of California San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Care 20:214-7. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that maternal care and support is important for HIV prevention. This finding corroborates previous research in Zimbabwe and has implications for intervention strategies among orphan girls...
  2. ncbi request reprint The importance of discreet use of the diaphragm to Zimbabwean women and their partners
    Mi Suk Kang
    UZ UCSF Collaborative Research Programme in Women s Health, Harare, Zimbabwe
    AIDS Behav 11:443-51. 2007
    ..However, many were concerned that use without partner approval could lead to marital problems. Discreet use should be considered in development of barrier methods and in diaphragm promotion, if proven effective against HIV/STI...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetic evaluation of the effects of ribavirin on zidovudine triphosphate formation: ACTG 5092s Study Team
    F T Aweeka
    Drug Research Unit, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0622, USA
    HIV Med 8:288-94. 2007
    ..We sought to investigate the potential antagonism between RBV and ZDV by evaluating the impact of RBV on the formation of intracellular ZDV triphosphate (TP) in HIV-infected patients receiving ZDV who were treated for HCV infection...
  4. ncbi request reprint Manual versus electric vacuum aspiration for early first-trimester abortion: a controlled study of complication rates
    Alisa B Goldberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:101-7. 2004
    ..These studies proved the methods to be equally effective and acceptable but were too small to adequately compare safety. We compared immediate complication rates for abortions performed by manual and electric vacuum aspiration...
  5. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive intentions among adolescents after abortion
    Hong Ha M Truong
    Department of Medicine, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:283-6. 2006
    ..The intention to preferentially adopt hormonal methods as the primary contraceptive, especially among adolescents counseled and tested for HIV, is discouraging for STD and HIV prevention efforts in this adolescent population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Barrier method preferences and perceptions among Zimbabwean women and their partners
    Jessica Buck
    Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, 30 East Huron 4601, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:415-22. 2005
    ..Female condoms were least preferred because of obviousness and partial coverage of outer-genitalia that interfered with sexual pleasure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Introducing diaphragms into the mix: what happens to male condom use patterns?
    Samuel F Posner
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease, Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, 4770 Buford Highway MS K 20, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:443-9. 2005
    ..Introducing the diaphragm increased the overall proportion of protected acts. The proportion of acts where a male condom was used did not change. Female condoms use declined because concurrent use with the diaphragm is not possible...
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV sentinel surveillance among women seeking elective pregnancy termination, San Francisco
    Eleanor A Drey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:590-2. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to measure HIV prevalence, HIV incidence, and risk factors for infection among women seeking elective pregnancy termination in San Francisco...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving the accuracy of fetal foot length to confirm gestational duration
    Eleanor A Drey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, 94110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:773-8. 2005
    ..To establish normative fetal foot length ranges using last menstrual period (LMP) and ultrasound dating by biparietal diameter and to examine variations in these ranges by ethnicity...
  10. doi request reprint Female condom uptake and acceptability in Zimbabwe
    Sue Napierala
    Women s Global Health Imperative, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94104, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:121-34. 2008
    ..Though FC may not be the preferred method for the majority of women, with access, proper education, and promotion they may be a valuable option for some Zimbabwean women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Misoprostol compared with laminaria before early second-trimester surgical abortion: a randomized trial
    Alisa B Goldberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:234-41. 2005
    ..To compare the efficacy and acceptability of same-day misoprostol and overnight laminaria for cervical ripening before early second-trimester surgical abortion...
  12. ncbi request reprint Abortion attitudes of pregnant women in prenatal care
    Lee A Learman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1939-45; discussion 1945-7. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to describe abortion attitudes in a diverse cohort of pregnant women enrolled in prenatal care...