Purnima Madhivanan

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. pmc Alcohol use by men is a risk factor for the acquisition of sexually transmitted infections and human immunodeficiency virus from female sex workers in Mumbai, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:685-90. 2005
  3. pmc The epidemiology of herpes simplex virus type-2 infection among married women in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:935-7. 2007
  4. pmc Prevalence and correlates of bacterial vaginosis among young women of reproductive age in Mysore, India
    P Madhivanan
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:132-7. 2008
  5. pmc Acceptability of male circumcision among mothers with male children in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7350, USA
    AIDS 22:983-8. 2008
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. pmc Bacterial vaginosis and risk for Trichomonas vaginalis infection: a longitudinal analysis
    Sujit D Rathod
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:882-6. 2011
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications19

  1. 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...
  2. pmc Alcohol use by men is a risk factor for the acquisition of sexually transmitted infections and human immunodeficiency virus from female sex workers in Mumbai, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:685-90. 2005
    ..We investigated whether men who were under the influence of alcohol when visiting female sex workers (FSW) were at greater risk for sexually transmitted infections (STI) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  3. pmc The epidemiology of herpes simplex virus type-2 infection among married women in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:935-7. 2007
  4. pmc Prevalence and correlates of bacterial vaginosis among young women of reproductive age in Mysore, India
    P Madhivanan
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:132-7. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence and correlates of BV among young women of reproductive age in Mysore, India...
  5. pmc Acceptability of male circumcision among mothers with male children in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7350, USA
    AIDS 22:983-8. 2008
    ..There is currently little information on the acceptability of male circumcision in India. This study investigated the acceptability of male circumcision among Indian mothers with male children...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Bacterial vaginosis and risk for Trichomonas vaginalis infection: a longitudinal analysis
    Sujit D Rathod
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:882-6. 2011
    ..Few studies have examined this relationship longitudinally to better understand the direction and temporality of this association...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. pmc Epidemiologic features of Vulvovaginal Candidiasis among reproductive-age women in India
    Sujit D Rathod
    Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1 7HT, UK
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2012:859071. 2012
    ..Vulvovaginal candidiasis is characterized by curd-like vaginal discharge and itching, and is associated with considerable health and economic costs...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Performance of the OSOM Trichomonas Rapid Test for diagnosis of Trichomonas vaginalis infection among women in Mysore, India
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Department of Epidemiology, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, 11200 SW 8 Street, HLS 390W2, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Sex Health 10:320-4. 2013
    ..This simple test can improve screening and diagnosis of T. vaginalis infection in resource-constrained settings where microscopy and culture are unavailable. ..
  15. 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...
  16. 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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  17. pmc HIV testing among pregnant women living with HIV in India: are private healthcare providers routinely violating women's human rights?
    Purnima Madhivanan
    Department of Epidemiology, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8 Street, HLS 390W2, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 14:7. 2014
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  18. pmc Technological challenges in diagnosis and management of HIV infection in resource limited settings
    Purnima Madhivanan
    BMJ 335:165-6. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical manifestations of HIV infected children
    Purnima Madhivanan
    YR Gaitonde Centerfor AIDS Research and Education, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Pediatr 70:615-20. 2003
    ..Consequently, children in India increasingly getting infected, primarily from vertical transmission. A retrospective review of the profile of HIV infected children attending an HIV clinic in South India is reported...