Joanne D Stekler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Primary HIV Infection
    Joanne Stekler
    Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 1:68-73. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary HIV infection education: knowledge and attitudes of HIV-negative men who have sex with men attending a public health sexually transmitted disease clinic
    Joanne Stekler
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and Center for AIDS Research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:123-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Abacavir hypersensitivity reaction in primary HIV infection
    Joanne Stekler
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    AIDS 20:1269-74. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for acute HIV infection: lessons learned
    Joanne Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:459-61. 2007
  5. pmc HIV testing in a high-incidence population: is antibody testing alone good enough?
    Joanne D Stekler
    Departments of Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:444-53. 2009
  6. pmc HIV dynamics in seminal plasma during primary HIV infection
    Joanne Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 24:1269-74. 2008
  7. pmc Use of a home-use test to diagnose HIV infection in a sex partner: a case report
    David A Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:440. 2012
  8. pmc Failure of serosorting to protect African American men who have sex with men from HIV infection
    Matthew R Golden
    Public Health Seattle King County, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:659-64. 2012
  9. pmc Relative accuracy of serum, whole blood, and oral fluid HIV tests among Seattle men who have sex with men
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA, United States Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:e119-22. 2013
  10. doi request reprint ru2hot?: A public health education campaign for men who have sex with men to increase awareness of symptoms of acute HIV infection
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:409-14. 2013

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Primary HIV Infection
    Joanne Stekler
    Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 1:68-73. 2004
    ..Immunomodulators and vaccines are also under study as adjuvant therapy for treatment of primary HIV infection...
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary HIV infection education: knowledge and attitudes of HIV-negative men who have sex with men attending a public health sexually transmitted disease clinic
    Joanne Stekler
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and Center for AIDS Research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:123-6. 2006
    ..Until more individuals with PHI seek evaluation, the public health impact of RNA testing is likely to be small...
  3. ncbi request reprint Abacavir hypersensitivity reaction in primary HIV infection
    Joanne Stekler
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    AIDS 20:1269-74. 2006
    ..To evaluate risk factors associated with the abacavir hypersensitivity reaction during primary HIV infection (PHI)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for acute HIV infection: lessons learned
    Joanne Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:459-61. 2007
    ..We present cases to illustrate unusual instances of acute HIV screening, which include "window period" testing and the discovery of low-level HIV RNA...
  5. pmc HIV testing in a high-incidence population: is antibody testing alone good enough?
    Joanne D Stekler
    Departments of Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:444-53. 2009
    ..However, antibody tests have longer "window periods" after HIV acquisition than do nucleic acid amplification tests (NAATs)...
  6. pmc HIV dynamics in seminal plasma during primary HIV infection
    Joanne Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 24:1269-74. 2008
    ..Incorporating seminal plasma HIV levels into future mathematical models may increase the accuracy of these models...
  7. pmc Use of a home-use test to diagnose HIV infection in a sex partner: a case report
    David A Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:440. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of an individual diagnosed with HIV using a home-use test with a sex partner...
  8. pmc Failure of serosorting to protect African American men who have sex with men from HIV infection
    Matthew R Golden
    Public Health Seattle King County, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:659-64. 2012
    ..The extent to which serosorting protects African American (AA) and Hispanic men who have sex with men (MSM) is unknown...
  9. pmc Relative accuracy of serum, whole blood, and oral fluid HIV tests among Seattle men who have sex with men
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA, United States Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:e119-22. 2013
    ..Point-of-care (POC) rapid HIV tests have sensitivity during the "window period" comparable only to earliest generation EIAs. To date, it is unclear whether any POC test performs significantly better than others...
  10. doi request reprint ru2hot?: A public health education campaign for men who have sex with men to increase awareness of symptoms of acute HIV infection
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:409-14. 2013
    ..Teach HIV-negative men who have sex with men (MSM) symptoms of acute HIV infection (AHI) and direct them to nucleic acid amplification testing (NAAT) though Public Health--Seattle & King County (PHSKC)...
  11. pmc HIV intertest interval among MSM in King County, Washington
    David A Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:32-7. 2013
    ..The authors examined temporal trends and correlates of HIV testing frequency among men who have sex with men (MSM) in King County, Washington...
  12. pmc Prevalence and impact of minority variant drug resistance mutations in primary HIV-1 infection
    Joanne D Stekler
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28952. 2011
    ..To evaluate minority variant drug resistance mutations detected by the oligonucleotide ligation assay (OLA) but not consensus sequencing among subjects with primary HIV-1 infection...
  13. pmc Population-based metrics for the timing of HIV diagnosis, engagement in HIV care, and virologic suppression
    Julia C Dombrowski
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS 26:77-86. 2012
    ..To compare population-based metrics for assessing progress toward the US National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) goals...
  14. doi request reprint Performance of an alternative HIV diagnostic algorithm using the ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay and potential utility of sample-to-cutoff ratio to discriminate primary from established infection
    Eric M Ramos
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:e38-43. 2013
    ..The ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay has a wide dynamic range for determining the sample-to-cutoff ratio (S/CO) values compared to other diagnostic HIV antibody assays...
  15. ncbi request reprint Why do men who have sex with men test for HIV infection? Results from a community-based testing program in Seattle
    David A Katz
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:724-8. 2013
    ..The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends at least annual HIV testing for men who have sex with men (MSM), but motivations for testing are not well understood...
  16. pmc Understanding barriers to routine HIV screening: knowledge, attitudes, and practices of healthcare providers in King County, Washington
    Alexandra Shirreffs
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e44417. 2012
    ..We designed this survey to ascertain the current state of HIV testing and barriers to routine screening in King County, Washington...
  17. pmc Patient acceptance of universal screening for hepatitis C virus infection
    Phillip O Coffin
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle WA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:160. 2011
    ..Although universal screening might be a cost-effective way to identify infections, prevent morbidity, and reduce transmission, few efforts have been made to determine patient opinions about new approaches to screening...
  18. ncbi request reprint Replacing clinic-based tests with home-use tests may increase HIV prevalence among Seattle men who have sex with men: evidence from a mathematical model
    David A Katz
    From the Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA and HIV STD Program, Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA
    Sex Transm Dis 41:2-9. 2014
    ..We sought to estimate the impact of replacing clinic-based testing with home-use tests on HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Seattle, Washington...
  19. pmc Antiretroviral therapy use among HIV-infected men who have sex with men attending a sexually transmitted diseases clinic
    Julia C Dombrowski
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:524-7. 2010
    ..Sexually transmitted disease clinics may be an important venue in which to identify persons who are not taking ART. Treating these persons could help diminish HIV transmission...
  20. doi request reprint HIV serosorting in men who have sex with men: is it safe?
    Matthew R Golden
    Public Health Seattle and King County, Center for AIDS and STD, 400 Yesler Way, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:212-8. 2008
    ..Serosorting is the practice of preferentially having sex with partners of concordant HIV status or of selectively using condoms with HIV-discordant partners...
  21. ncbi request reprint Targeted screening for primary HIV infection through pooled HIV-RNA testing in men who have sex with men
    Joanne Stekler
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS 19:1323-5. 2005
    ..3%) had detectable antibody and RNA, and seven out of 3439 antibody-negative specimens (0.2%) had HIV RNA. Targeted screening for primary infection through pooled RNA testing in MSM is a useful addition to HIV case finding...
  22. pmc Env length and N-linked glycosylation following transmission of human immunodeficiency virus Type 1 subtype B viruses
    Yi Liu
    Department of Microbiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 8070, USA
    Virology 374:229-33. 2008
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  23. ncbi request reprint Negative rapid HIV antibody testing during early HIV infection
    Joanne Stekler
    Ann Intern Med 147:147-8. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Transmitted HIV-1 drug resistance: are we seeing just the tip of an epidemiological iceberg?
    Joanne Stekler
    J Infect Dis 196:336-8. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Concurrent sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in sex partners of patients with selected STIs: implications for patient-delivered partner therapy
    Joanne Stekler
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:787-93. 2005
    ..Some partners who receive PDPT may forgo clinical evaluation, resulting in missed opportunities for the diagnosis and treatment of comorbid conditions...

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