Lance M Pollack

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's HIV behavioral surveillance of men who have sex with men: sampling issues
    Lance M Pollack
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:581-9. 2005
  2. pmc Changes in prevalence of HIV infection and sexual risk behavior in men who have sex with men in San Francisco: 1997 2002
    Dennis H Osmond
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1677-83. 2007
  3. pmc HIV transmission risk at a gay bathhouse
    Diane Binson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California at San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Sex Res 47:580-8. 2010
  4. pmc HIV prevention in gay bathhouses and sex clubs across the United States
    William J Woods
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:S88-90. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Probability sample estimates of bathhouse sexual risk behavior
    William J Woods
    AIDS Research Institute, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:231-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviors after universal screening of sexually transmitted infections in healthy young women
    Loris Y Hwang
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:105-13. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Acquisition of Chlamydia trachomatis by young women during their first year of military service
    Mary Ann B Shafer
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94941, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:255-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of patient- and clinician-collected anal cytology samples to screen for human papillomavirus-associated anal intraepithelial neoplasia in men who have sex with men
    Peter V Chin-Hong
    University of California, San Francisco, Box 0654, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S 380, San Francisco, CA 94143 0654, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:300-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic markers and behavioral correlates of sexually transmitted infections in a nonclinical sample of adolescent and young adult women
    Cherrie B Boyer
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:307-15. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a cognitive-behavioral, group, randomized controlled intervention trial to prevent sexually transmitted infections and unintended pregnancies in young women
    Cherrie B Boyer
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Prev Med 40:420-31. 2005

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's HIV behavioral surveillance of men who have sex with men: sampling issues
    Lance M Pollack
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:581-9. 2005
    ..The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is embarking on a program of biannual venue-based time-space sampling surveys to monitor prevalence and incidence of HIV among men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  2. pmc Changes in prevalence of HIV infection and sexual risk behavior in men who have sex with men in San Francisco: 1997 2002
    Dennis H Osmond
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1677-83. 2007
    ..We assessed differences in HIV prevalence and sexual risk behavior among men who have sex with men (MSM) between 1997 and 2002 in San Francisco...
  3. pmc HIV transmission risk at a gay bathhouse
    Diane Binson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California at San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Sex Res 47:580-8. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc HIV prevention in gay bathhouses and sex clubs across the United States
    William J Woods
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:S88-90. 2010
    ..The absence of studies evaluating these prevention efforts remains a concern and an obstacle for efficient use of the prevention resources...
  5. ncbi request reprint Probability sample estimates of bathhouse sexual risk behavior
    William J Woods
    AIDS Research Institute, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:231-8. 2007
    ..An exit survey of a probability sample was conducted to describe the prevalence of risk activity at the bathhouse...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviors after universal screening of sexually transmitted infections in healthy young women
    Loris Y Hwang
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:105-13. 2007
    ..To prospectively study the relationship between diagnosis of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) at entry to U.S. Marines recruit training and subsequent sexual behaviors during vacation...
  7. doi request reprint Acquisition of Chlamydia trachomatis by young women during their first year of military service
    Mary Ann B Shafer
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94941, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:255-9. 2008
    ..To define the acquisition rate of Chlamydia trachomatis among a cohort of young, nonhealth-care seeking, sexually active women with well-defined exposure periods over a 12-month period...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of patient- and clinician-collected anal cytology samples to screen for human papillomavirus-associated anal intraepithelial neoplasia in men who have sex with men
    Peter V Chin-Hong
    University of California, San Francisco, Box 0654, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S 380, San Francisco, CA 94143 0654, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:300-6. 2008
    ..Cytology screening can detect the anal cancer precursor, anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN). Little is known about self-collected samples for AIN screening, and few community-based AIN estimates exist...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic markers and behavioral correlates of sexually transmitted infections in a nonclinical sample of adolescent and young adult women
    Cherrie B Boyer
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:307-15. 2006
    ..We examined sociodemographic markers and 3-month behavioral correlates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in a nonclinical cross-section of adolescent and young adult women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a cognitive-behavioral, group, randomized controlled intervention trial to prevent sexually transmitted infections and unintended pregnancies in young women
    Cherrie B Boyer
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Prev Med 40:420-31. 2005
    ..Military recruit training provides a well-defined, national, nonclinic sample in which to evaluate such an intervention...
  11. pmc Battering victimization among a probability-based sample of men who have sex with men
    Gregory L Greenwood
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1964-9. 2002
    ..This study measured the prevalence of battering victimization (i.e., experience of psychological/symbolic, physical, and sexual battering) among men who have sex with men (MSM) and identified characteristics of these men...
  12. ncbi request reprint Public policy regulating private and public space in gay bathhouses
    William J Woods
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:417-23. 2003
    ..e., San Francisco men were significantly less likely to report UAI in a public place than were men in other cities. The data suggest that different city policies may affect where, but not whether, UAI occurs...
  13. pmc Tobacco use and cessation among a household-based sample of US urban men who have sex with men
    Gregory L Greenwood
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery St, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:145-51. 2005
    ..We examined tobacco use and cessation among a probability sample of urban men who have sex with men (MSM) living in 4 large US cities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Predictors of one-year attrition in female Marine Corps recruits
    Lance M Pollack
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Mil Med 174:382-91. 2009
    ..The study seeks to identify demographic and health-related predictors of attrition among female Marine Corps recruits...
  15. doi request reprint Perceived risk for sexually transmitted infections aligns with sexual risk behavior with the exception of condom nonuse: data from a nonclinical sample of sexually active young adult women
    Lance M Pollack
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:388-94. 2013
    ..A positive monotonic relationship between sexual risk behavior and perceived risk for STIs is hypothesized...
  16. pmc Psychological processes and stimulant use among men who have sex with men
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:79-83. 2012
    ..The present investigation examined whether and how psychological factors are associated with engagement in any stimulant use in the broader population of MSM...
  17. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and disordered eating behaviors are associated with weight dissatisfaction in adolescent and young adult female military recruits
    Andrea K Garber
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 245, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Mil Med 173:138-45. 2008
    ..To examine factors associated with weight dissatisfaction, a risk factor for eating disorders, among female Marine recruits...
  18. ncbi request reprint MDMA ('ecstasy') use, and its association with high risk behaviors, mental health, and other factors among gay/bisexual men in New York City
    Robert L Klitzman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University 1051, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 66:115-25. 2002
    ..g. MSM and community specific interventions) that need to be further explored...
  19. ncbi request reprint Higher prevalence of childhood sexual abuse among Latino men who have sex with men than non-Latino men who have sex with men: data from the Urban Men's Health Study
    Sonya Grant Arreola
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 29:285-90. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint HIV prevalence and sexual risk behaviors among men who have sex with men: results from a statewide population-based survey in California
    Qiang Xia
    Office of AIDS, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:238-45. 2006
    ..To investigate HIV prevalence, sexual risk behaviors, and HIV testing among men who have sex with men (MSM) between 18 and 64 years old living in California...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effect of venue sampling on estimates of HIV prevalence and sexual risk behaviors in men who have sex with men
    Qiang Xia
    California Department of Health Services, Office of AIDS, Sacramento, California, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:545-50. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate differences in HIV prevalence and sexual risk behaviors among men who have sex with men (MSM) according to their gay venue visit patterns...
  22. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of sexual partner's HIV serostatus and serosorting practices in a California population-based sample of men who have sex with men
    Qiang Xia
    California Department of Health Services, Office of AIDS, Sacramento, CA, USA
    AIDS 20:2081-9. 2006
    ..To describe knowledge of primary and secondary sexual partner's HIV serostatus and sexual practices, including serosorting, among men who have sex with men (MSM) living in California...
  23. ncbi request reprint Same-sex domestic partnerships and lower-risk behaviors for STDs, including HIV infection
    Jeffrey D Klausner
    STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 1360 Mission Street, Suite 401, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    J Homosex 51:137-44. 2006
    ..Men in domestic partnerships had decreased risk behaviors for sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV infection, suggesting but not proving, that conferring legal status to same-sex unions might decrease sexual risk behavior...
  24. doi request reprint Preliminary findings on a brief friendship-based HIV/STI intervention for urban African American youth: project ORE
    M Margaret Dolcini
    College of Health and Human Sciences, Department of Public Health, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331 6406, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:629-33. 2008
    ..Using a no-control design, we found that the program is feasible, acceptable, and demonstrates promise with regard to changes in HIV/STI-related knowledge, beliefs, social norms, and behavior...
  25. doi request reprint Closing bathhouses unlikely to decrease number of sex acts and may reduce condom use
    William J Woods
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:264-6; author reply 266. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Cigar and smokeless tobacco use in the lesbian, gay, and bisexual population
    Elisabeth P Gruskin
    Division of Research at Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:937-40. 2007
    ..The prevalence rates for lifetime and current cigar smoking and smokeless tobacco use were lower for all LGB subpopulations compared with the general population...
  27. pmc Disparities in smoking between the lesbian, gay, and bisexual population and the general population in California
    Elisabeth P Gruskin
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Oakland, Oakland, Calif 94612, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1496-502. 2007
    ..We conducted a large, population-based study to assess tobacco use in California's lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) population...
  28. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of four-item version of Male Sexual Health Questionnaire to assess ejaculatory dysfunction
    Raymond C Rosen
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Urology 69:805-9. 2007
    ..An abridged version of the 25-item Male Sexual Health Questionnaire (MSHQ) was developed and validated (MSHQ-EjD Short Form) for assessing ejaculatory dysfunction (EjD)...