Jennifer S Smith

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Age trends in the prevalence of cervical squamous intraepithelial lesions among HIV-positive women in Cameroon: a cross-sectional study
    Julius Atashili
    University of Buea, Box 63, Molyko Buea, Cameroon
    BMC Res Notes 5:590. 2012
  2. doi Recommendations for a national agenda to substantially reduce cervical cancer
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1583-93. 2013
  3. pmc Distribution of HPV genotypes in cervical intraepithelial lesions and cervical cancer in Tanzanian women
    Adriana C Vidal
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, and Program of Cancer Detection, Prevention and Control, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 6:20. 2011
  4. pmc Sexual behaviour and less frequent bathing are associated with higher human papillomavirus incidence in a cohort study of uncircumcised Kenyan men
    Danielle M Backes
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:148-55. 2013
  5. pmc Increased risk of HIV acquisition among Kenyan men with human papillomavirus infection
    Jennifer S Smith
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:1677-85. 2010
  6. pmc Vaccine-relevant human papillomavirus (HPV) infections and future acquisition of high-risk HPV types in men
    Anne F Rositch
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Infect Dis 206:669-77. 2012
  7. pmc Longitudinal predictors of human papillomavirus vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in a high-risk geographic area
    Noel T Brewer
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:197-204. 2011
  8. pmc Male circumcision is associated with a lower prevalence of human papillomavirus-associated penile lesions among Kenyan men
    Danielle M Backes
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:1888-97. 2012
  9. pmc Multiple human papillomavirus infections and type competition in men
    Anne F Rositch
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 205:72-81. 2012
  10. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of human papillomavirus infection by penile site in uncircumcised Kenyan men
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Int J Cancer 126:572-7. 2010

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  1. pmc Age trends in the prevalence of cervical squamous intraepithelial lesions among HIV-positive women in Cameroon: a cross-sectional study
    Julius Atashili
    University of Buea, Box 63, Molyko Buea, Cameroon
    BMC Res Notes 5:590. 2012
    ..We assessed the age-specific prevalence of any SIL and SIL requiring colposcopy in HIV-positive women in Cameroon...
  2. doi Recommendations for a national agenda to substantially reduce cervical cancer
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1583-93. 2013
    ..This paper describes the initiatives and recommendations of national cervical cancer experts toward preventing and possibly eliminating this disease...
  3. pmc Distribution of HPV genotypes in cervical intraepithelial lesions and cervical cancer in Tanzanian women
    Adriana C Vidal
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, and Program of Cancer Detection, Prevention and Control, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 6:20. 2011
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  4. pmc Sexual behaviour and less frequent bathing are associated with higher human papillomavirus incidence in a cohort study of uncircumcised Kenyan men
    Danielle M Backes
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:148-55. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to characterise and determine the risk factors of HPV acquisition among a cohort of uncircumcised men participating in a randomised controlled trial (RCT) of male circumcision in Kisumu, Kenya...
  5. pmc Increased risk of HIV acquisition among Kenyan men with human papillomavirus infection
    Jennifer S Smith
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:1677-85. 2010
    ..Few data on the effect of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) acquisition are available...
  6. pmc Vaccine-relevant human papillomavirus (HPV) infections and future acquisition of high-risk HPV types in men
    Anne F Rositch
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Infect Dis 206:669-77. 2012
    ..Data on natural clustering of HPV types are needed as a prevaccine distribution to which postvaccine data can be compared...
  7. pmc Longitudinal predictors of human papillomavirus vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in a high-risk geographic area
    Noel T Brewer
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:197-204. 2011
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake is low among adolescent girls in the United States. We sought to identify longitudinal predictors of HPV vaccine initiation in populations at elevated risk for cervical cancer...
  8. pmc Male circumcision is associated with a lower prevalence of human papillomavirus-associated penile lesions among Kenyan men
    Danielle M Backes
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:1888-97. 2012
    ..This study suggests that circumcision reduces the prevalence of HPV-associated flat lesions and may ultimately reduce male-to-female HPV transmission...
  9. pmc Multiple human papillomavirus infections and type competition in men
    Anne F Rositch
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 205:72-81. 2012
    ..There is little information on multiple human papillomavirus (HPV) infections and the potential for type competition in men, yet competition may impact the type-specific efficacy of HPV vaccination...
  10. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of human papillomavirus infection by penile site in uncircumcised Kenyan men
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Int J Cancer 126:572-7. 2010
    ..trachomatis, N. gonorrhea, self-reported sexually transmitted infections, and less frequent bathing. Lifetime number of sexual partners and herpes simplex virus type-2 seropositivity were also marginally associated with HPV infection...
  11. pmc Gay and bisexual men's willingness to receive anal Papanicolaou testing
    Alison C Reed
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1123-9. 2010
    ..We assessed the willingness of gay and bisexual men, who have high rates of anal cancer that might be prevented through regular screening, to receive anal Papanicolaou tests...
  12. pmc Statewide HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent females in North Carolina
    Paul L Reiter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:549-56. 2010
    ..We estimated the statewide level of HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in North Carolina and identified correlates of vaccine initiation...
  13. ncbi Incidence and progression of cervical lesions in women with HIV: a systematic global review
    Sheri A Denslow
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 25:163-77. 2014
    ..HIV-positive women have higher incidence and progression of cervical neoplasia. Cervical cancer screening should be integrated into HIV treatment programmes. ..
  14. doi Disparities in how parents are learning about the human papillomavirus vaccine
    Jessica Hughes
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:363-72. 2009
    ..We examined whether human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine awareness, HPV knowledge, and use of information sources about the vaccine differ by sociodemographic characteristics associated with cervical cancer...
  15. ncbi Smoking and time to clearance of human papillomavirus infection in HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative women
    Jill Koshiol
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:176-83. 2006
    ..93, 95% CI: 0.68, 1.26) women. HPV clearance did not appear to vary by amount or duration of smoking. Smoking did not modify overall clearance but was associated with lower high-risk HPV clearance in HIV-seronegative women...
  16. pmc HPV vaccine acceptability in heterosexual, gay, and bisexual men
    Paul Gilbert
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Mens Health 5:297-305. 2011
    ..05). The lower acceptability and different beliefs among heterosexual men suggest that novel interventions for this group may be needed...
  17. doi The Carolina HPV immunization attitudes and beliefs scale (CHIAS): scale development and associations with intentions to vaccinate
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:234-9. 2010
    ..No standardized instruments, to our knowledge, exist to assess attitudes and beliefs about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination...
  18. pmc Risk of HIV acquisition among circumcised and uncircumcised young men with penile human papillomavirus infection
    Anne F Rositch
    aDepartment of Epidemiology, John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health bDepartment of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland cDepartment of Biostatistics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA dDepartments of Community Health Sciences, Medicine and Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada eImpact Research and Development Organization, Kisumu, Kenya fDepartment of Epidemiology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA gUniversities of Nairobi, Illinois and Manitoba UNIM, Kisumu, Kenya hDepartment of Pathology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands iDivision of Epidemiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois jDepartment of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS 28:745-52. 2014
    ..Therefore, this study evaluated whether HPV is independently associated with risk of HIV...
  19. pmc Patterns of persistent genital human papillomavirus infection among women worldwide: a literature review and meta-analysis
    Anne F Rositch
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 133:1271-85. 2013
    ..Repeat HPV testing at 12-month intervals could identify women at increased risk of high-grade cervical precancer due to persistent HPV infections...
  20. doi Age-specific prevalence of human papillomavirus infection in males: a global review
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:540-52. 2011
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  21. pmc How much will it hurt? HPV vaccine side effects and influence on completion of the three-dose regimen
    Paul L Reiter
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, United States
    Vaccine 27:6840-4. 2009
    ..These findings may be important to increase HPV vaccination coverage...
  22. pmc Acceptability of HPV vaccine among a national sample of gay and bisexual men
    Paul L Reiter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:197-203. 2010
    ..Due to higher rates of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and anal cancer among gay and bisexual men, we aimed to characterize their willingness to get HPV vaccine and identify correlates of vaccine acceptability...
  23. pmc Lack of association of herpes simplex virus type 2 seropositivity with the progression of HIV infection in the HERS cohort
    Brooke E Hoots
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:837-44. 2011
    ..These data do not support a clinically meaningful effect of baseline HSV-2 seropositivity on the trajectories of HIV plasma viral loads or CD4 counts...
  24. pmc Acceptability of school requirements for human papillomavirus vaccine
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Hum Vaccin 7:952-7. 2011
    ..3, 95% CI:0.2–.6). Parental acceptance of school requirements appears to depend on perceived HPV vaccine safety and efficacy, understanding of the optimal age for vaccine administration, and inclusion of opt-out provisions...
  25. pmc Human papillomavirus vaccine and behavioural disinhibition
    Christine L Schuler
    University of North Carolina, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 87:349-53. 2011
    ..We sought to identify characteristics of parents who believe in sexual disinhibition and that Pap smears can safely be stopped after females receive the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine...
  26. pmc Knowledge, attitudes, practices, and perceived risk of cervical cancer among Kenyan women: brief report
    Staci L Sudenga
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 23:895-9. 2013
    ..It is important to describe the differences among women and their perceived risk of cervical cancer to determine target groups to increase cervical cancer screening...
  27. doi Human papillomavirus type-distribution in vulvar and vaginal cancers and their associated precursors
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:917-24. 2009
    ..Our aim was to conduct a systematic review of HPV type distribution in vulvar and vaginal invasive carcinomas, vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN), and vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia...
  28. ncbi Parents' health beliefs and HPV vaccination of their adolescent daughters
    Paul L Reiter
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:475-80. 2009
    ..These potentially modifiable beliefs offer well-defined targets for future interventions designed to increase HPV vaccine coverage. However, the beliefs' relative importance may differ between racial groups and regions...
  29. doi Burden of invasive cervical cancer in North Carolina
    Sheri A Denslow
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Med 54:270-6. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine demographic correlates for cervical cancer in North Carolina to identify target populations for interventions and to create a framework for state-level analyses...
  30. doi Systematic review of human papillomavirus prevalence in invasive penile cancer
    Danielle M Backes
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, 2103 McGavran Greenberg Hall, Campus Box 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:449-57. 2009
    ..Type-specific prevalence data of human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA in penile carcinoma are needed to determine the potential impact of HPV prophylactic vaccines, assuming demonstrated efficacy in men...
  31. doi Racial differences in HPV knowledge, HPV vaccine acceptability, and related beliefs among rural, southern women
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3365, USA
    J Rural Health 25:93-7. 2009
    ..Because cervical cancer mortality in the United States is twice as high among black women as white women and higher in rural areas, providing human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to rural black adolescents is a high priority...
  32. pmc How parents hear about human papillomavirus vaccine: implications for uptake
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3365, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:305-8. 2010
    ..To examine correlates of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine awareness and information sources in a state requiring schools to inform parents about HPV vaccine...
  33. pmc The impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on prevalence and incidence of cervical human papillomavirus infections in HIV-positive adolescents
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:295. 2010
    ..However, the impact of HAART on cervical human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, clearance, and persistence in high-risk adolescents remains controversial...
  34. doi Cervical cancer awareness and screening in Botswana
    Alicea M Mingo
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:638-44. 2012
    ..We sought to better understand women's beliefs about cervical cancer and screening in Botswana, a middle-income African country with high rates of cervical cancer...
  35. doi Potential barriers to HPV vaccine provision among medical practices in an area with high rates of cervical cancer
    Katie M Keating
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:S61-7. 2008
    ..We provide an overview of potential barriers to provision of HPV vaccine and empirical data on the concerns of medical practices that may inhibit HPV vaccine provision...
  36. ncbi Pharmacist authority to provide HPV vaccine: novel partners in cervical cancer prevention
    Noel T Brewer
    Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Campus Box 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, 101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 132:S3-8. 2014
    ..Pharmacies are an underused setting to deliver HPV vaccine. To better understand this opportunity, we sought to classify pharmacists' authority to administer HPV vaccine in each US state...
  37. ncbi A global review of age-specific and overall prevalence of cervical lesions
    Jie Ting
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:1244-9. 2010
    ....
  38. ncbi Human papillomavirus and cervical neoplasia among female sex workers in Madagascar
    Jennifer S Smith
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:1593-6. 2010
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV) prevalence and type distribution were estimated among 90 female sex workers (FSWs) aged 18 to 58 years in Antananarivo, Madagascar...
  39. pmc Human papillomavirus knowledge and vaccine acceptability among a national sample of heterosexual men
    Paul L Reiter
    University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 86:241-6. 2010
    ..We aimed to characterise heterosexual men's willingness to get HPV vaccine and identify correlates of vaccine acceptability...
  40. doi Human papillomavirus type distribution in anal cancer and anal intraepithelial lesions
    Brooke E Hoots
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:2375-83. 2009
    ..If ongoing clinical trials show efficacy in preventing anal HPV infection and associated anal lesions, prophylactic HPV vaccines may play an important role for the primary prevention of these cancers in both genders...
  41. pmc Cervical neoplasia-related factors and decreased prevalence of uterine fibroids among a cohort of African American women
    Kristen R Moore
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
    Fertil Steril 101:208-14. 2014
    ..To investigate whether the previously reported inverse association between cervical neoplasia and uterine fibroids is corroborated...
  42. pmc Bacterial vaginosis and HIV acquisition: a meta-analysis of published studies
    Julius Atashili
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    AIDS 22:1493-501. 2008
    ..To assess and summarize the published literature on the extent to which bacterial vaginosis may increase the risk of HIV acquisition...
  43. ncbi Evaluating the impact of human papillomavirus vaccines
    Yuli Chang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Vaccine 27:4355-62. 2009
    ..Furthermore, population level systems to track HPV-associated clinical outcomes may need to be developed for HPV vaccine effectiveness evaluation...
  44. doi HPV vaccine acceptability in a rural Southern area
    Karah I Fazekas
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:539-48. 2008
    ..Although cervical cancer rates in the United States are highest in Southern and rural areas, research on human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine acceptability has focused on other geographic areas...
  45. doi High-risk human papillomavirus messenger RNA testing in physician- and self-collected specimens for cervical lesion detection in high-risk women, Kenya
    Jie Ting
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:584-9. 2013
    ....
  46. doi Population-based human papillomavirus 16, 18, 6 and 11 DNA positivity and seropositivity in Chinese women
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Cancer 131:1388-95. 2012
    ..Cumulative exposure of HPV may be underreported in this population, as cross-sectional data do not accurately reflect exposure to HPV infections over time...
  47. pmc Human papillomavirus detection by penile site in young men from Kenya
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:928-34. 2007
    ..Limited data are available on whether sampling from the penile shaft or urethra increases detection of penile HPV infection in men beyond that found in the glans and coronal sulcus...
  48. ncbi Influence of parent characteristics and disease outcome framing on HPV vaccine acceptability among rural, Southern women
    Nina R Sperber
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:115-8. 2008
    ..This study explored the impact of framing the vaccine's benefits, with respect to the disease outcome being prevented, on women's HPV vaccination intentions for themselves and for an adolescent daughter...
  49. pmc Herpes simplex virus type-2 seropositivity among ever married women in South and north Vietnam: a population-based study
    Hoa Van Le
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:616-20. 2009
    ..To investigate herpes simplex virus type-2 (HSV-2) seropositivity and associated risk factors in Vietnamese women...
  50. doi Age-specific prevalence of infection with human papillomavirus in females: a global review
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:S5-25, S25.e1-41. 2008
    ..Global data on age-specific prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection overall, and for high-risk HPV types 16 and 18, are essential for the future implementation of HPV prophylactic vaccines for cervical cancer prevention...
  51. ncbi Bacterial vaginosis as a risk factor for high-grade cervical lesions and cancer in HIV-seropositive women
    Sheri A Denslow
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 114:273-7. 2011
    ..To assess the effect of bacterial vaginosis (BV) on the risk of high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (HSIL) among HIV-seropositive women...
  52. ncbi Ethnic disparities in cervical cancer illness burden and subsequent care: a prospective view in managed care
    Jennifer S Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Public Health, 135 Dauer Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:S193-9. 2008
    ..If action is not taken to broaden access to vaccines, it is likely that managed care will continue to bear the burden of increased costs due to poor outcomes...
  53. ncbi Factors underlying disparities in cervical cancer incidence, screening, and treatment in the United States
    Aletha Y Akers
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Curr Probl Cancer 31:157-81. 2007
  54. ncbi Time to clearance of human papillomavirus infection by type and human immunodeficiency virus serostatus
    Jill E Koshiol
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:1623-9. 2006
    ..57 (95% CI: 0.22-1.45) for HIV-positive and -negative women, respectively. HPV types within the high-risk category had low estimated clearance rates relative to low-risk types, but HRs were not substantially modified by HIV serostatus...