Carolyn M Audet

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Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Educational intervention increased referrals to allopathic care by traditional healers in three high HIV-prevalence rural districts in Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Institute for Global Health Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e70326. 2013
  2. pmc Relationship between HIV stigma and self-isolation among people living with HIV in Tennessee
    Carolyn M Audet
    Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University and Department of Preventive Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e69564. 2013
  3. pmc HIV/AIDS-related attitudes and practices among traditional healers in Zambézia Province, Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 18:1133-41. 2012
  4. pmc HIV knowledge and health-seeking behavior in Zambézia Province, Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    SAHARA J 9:41-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Acceptability of cervical cancer screening in rural Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:544-51. 2012
  6. pmc Sociocultural and epidemiological aspects of HIV/AIDS in Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 37203 USA
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:15. 2010
  7. pmc Barriers to antiretroviral therapy adherence in rural Mozambique
    Kate Groh
    Department of Medicine, D 3100, Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2358, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:650. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Two-year death and loss to follow-up outcomes by source of referral to HIV care for HIV-infected patients initiating antiretroviral therapy in rural mozambique
    Meridith Blevins
    1 Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 31:198-207. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Poor-quality health services and lack of programme support leads to low uptake of HIV testing in rural Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    a Department of Preventive Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Village at Vanderbilt, 1500 21st Avenue South, Suite 2100, Nashville, Tennessee, 37212, United States
    Afr J AIDS Res 11:327-35. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Re-validation of the Van Rie HIV/AIDS-related stigma scale for use with people living with HIV in the United States
    Aaron M Kipp
    Division of Epidemiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0118836. 2015

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Publications14

  1. pmc Educational intervention increased referrals to allopathic care by traditional healers in three high HIV-prevalence rural districts in Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Institute for Global Health Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e70326. 2013
    ..Care is delayed among patients who initiate care with traditional healers; patients with conditions like human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or tuberculosis are rarely referred to the health system in a timely fashion...
  2. pmc Relationship between HIV stigma and self-isolation among people living with HIV in Tennessee
    Carolyn M Audet
    Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University and Department of Preventive Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e69564. 2013
    ..HIV stigma is a contributing factor to poor patient outcomes. Although HIV stigma has been documented, its impact on patient well-being in the southern US is not well understood...
  3. pmc HIV/AIDS-related attitudes and practices among traditional healers in Zambézia Province, Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 18:1133-41. 2012
    ..To document HIV knowledge, treatment practices, and the willingness of traditional healers to engage with the health system in Zambézia Province, Mozambique...
  4. pmc HIV knowledge and health-seeking behavior in Zambézia Province, Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    SAHARA J 9:41-6. 2012
    ..Traditional healers and community health-care workers were both conduits of health information to our study participants. HIV education and use of clinical services may be facilitated by partnering more closely with these groups...
  5. doi request reprint Acceptability of cervical cancer screening in rural Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:544-51. 2012
    ..However, educators need to be cautious about linking screening with high-risk behaviors, as women who understood the link trended toward refusing screening...
  6. pmc Sociocultural and epidemiological aspects of HIV/AIDS in Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 37203 USA
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:15. 2010
    ..The crumbling Mozambican health care system was wholly inadequate to support the need for new chronic disease services for people with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)...
  7. pmc Barriers to antiretroviral therapy adherence in rural Mozambique
    Kate Groh
    Department of Medicine, D 3100, Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2358, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:650. 2011
    ..Within 18 clinical sites in rural Zambézia Province, Mozambique, patient adherence to antiretroviral therapy has been sub-optimal...
  8. doi request reprint Two-year death and loss to follow-up outcomes by source of referral to HIV care for HIV-infected patients initiating antiretroviral therapy in rural mozambique
    Meridith Blevins
    1 Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 31:198-207. 2015
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  9. doi request reprint Poor-quality health services and lack of programme support leads to low uptake of HIV testing in rural Mozambique
    Carolyn M Audet
    a Department of Preventive Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Village at Vanderbilt, 1500 21st Avenue South, Suite 2100, Nashville, Tennessee, 37212, United States
    Afr J AIDS Res 11:327-35. 2012
    ..Improving quality and confidentiality within clinical service delivery, coupled with the introduction of food-supplement programmes should increase people's willingness to test and remain in care for HIV disease. ..
  10. doi request reprint Re-validation of the Van Rie HIV/AIDS-related stigma scale for use with people living with HIV in the United States
    Aaron M Kipp
    Division of Epidemiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0118836. 2015
    ..These scenarios, combined with the observed non-response to the Berger Enacted Stigma subscale items (a surprise finding), highlight gaps in our understanding of HIV stigma and how best to measure it. ..
  11. pmc Symptomatic HIV-positive persons in rural Mozambique who first consult a traditional healer have delays in HIV testing: a cross-sectional study
    Carolyn M Audet
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Departments of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Peace Corps, Mozambique, Quelimane and Maputo, Mozambique Friends in Global Health, Quelimane and Maputo, Mozambique and Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 66:e80-6. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that antiretroviral therapy delays might be more common if traditional healers (THs) were the first practitioners consulted...
  12. pmc Correlates of suboptimal entry into early infant diagnosis in rural north central Nigeria
    Muktar H Aliyu
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN Departments of Health Policy Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Westat, Rockville, MD Friends in Global Health, Abuja, Nigeria Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 67:e19-26. 2014
    ..We evaluated maternal factors independently associated with EID uptake in rural North Central Nigeria...
  13. pmc Translation of biomedical prevention strategies for HIV: prospects and pitfalls
    Sten H Vermund
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:S12-25. 2013
    ..This review identifies the major biomedical approaches demonstrated to be efficacious that are now available. We also highlight the need for behavioral risk reduction and adherence as essential components of any biomedical approach...
  14. pmc Comprehensive knowledge of HIV among women in rural Mozambique: development and validation of the HIV knowledge 27 scale
    Philip J Ciampa
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e48676. 2012
    ..The relationship between HIV knowledge and HIV-related behaviors in settings like Mozambique has been limited by a lack of rigorously validated measures...