Jeffrey F Peipert

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Preventing unintended pregnancies by providing no-cost contraception
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:1291-7. 2012
  2. pmc Predictors of male partner treatment for sexually transmitted infection
    Gina M Secura
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:769-75. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Twenty-four-month continuation of reversible contraception
    Micaela Oʼneil-Callahan
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri
    Obstet Gynecol 122:1083-91. 2013
  4. pmc Type of contraception method used at last intercourse and associations with health risk behaviors among US adolescents
    Patricia A Cavazos-Rehg
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 82:549-55. 2010
  5. pmc A randomized trial of home versus clinic-based sexually transmitted disease screening among men
    Mary M Reagan
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:842-7. 2012
  6. pmc Perceived racial, socioeconomic and gender discrimination and its impact on contraceptive choice
    Karla Kossler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 84:273-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of long-acting reversible contraception
    Brooke Winner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:1998-2007. 2012
  8. pmc Baseline correlates of inconsistent and incorrect condom use among sexually active women in the contraceptive CHOICE Project
    Shirley L Shih
    Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:1012-9. 2011
  9. pmc The Contraceptive CHOICE Project: reducing barriers to long-acting reversible contraception
    Gina M Secura
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:115.e1-7. 2010
  10. pmc Home compared with clinic-based screening for sexually transmitted infections: a randomized controlled trial
    Anna S Graseck
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1311-8. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Preventing unintended pregnancies by providing no-cost contraception
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:1291-7. 2012
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  2. pmc Predictors of male partner treatment for sexually transmitted infection
    Gina M Secura
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:769-75. 2012
    ..Our objective was to evaluate characteristics of women who tested positive for chlamydia, gonorrhea, or trichomoniasis, and their association with successful partner treatment...
  3. doi request reprint Twenty-four-month continuation of reversible contraception
    Micaela Oʼneil-Callahan
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri
    Obstet Gynecol 122:1083-91. 2013
    ..To estimate 24-month continuation rates of all reversible contraceptive methods for women enrolled in the Contraceptive CHOICE Project...
  4. pmc Type of contraception method used at last intercourse and associations with health risk behaviors among US adolescents
    Patricia A Cavazos-Rehg
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 82:549-55. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to examine associations with contraception methods used at last sexual intercourse among US adolescents...
  5. pmc A randomized trial of home versus clinic-based sexually transmitted disease screening among men
    Mary M Reagan
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:842-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the acceptability and effectiveness of home-based versus clinic-based urine screening for CT and GC in men...
  6. pmc Perceived racial, socioeconomic and gender discrimination and its impact on contraceptive choice
    Karla Kossler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 84:273-9. 2011
    ..The study was conducted to determine whether perceived racial, economic and gender discrimination has an impact on contraception use and choice of method...
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of long-acting reversible contraception
    Brooke Winner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:1998-2007. 2012
    ..The rate of unintended pregnancy in the United States is much higher than in other developed nations. Approximately half of unintended pregnancies are due to contraceptive failure, largely owing to inconsistent or incorrect use...
  8. pmc Baseline correlates of inconsistent and incorrect condom use among sexually active women in the contraceptive CHOICE Project
    Shirley L Shih
    Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:1012-9. 2011
    ..However, a significant proportion of couples in the United States fail to do so. Our objective was to determine the demographic and behavioral correlates of inconsistent and incorrect condom use among sexually active, condom-using women...
  9. pmc The Contraceptive CHOICE Project: reducing barriers to long-acting reversible contraception
    Gina M Secura
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:115.e1-7. 2010
    ..To introduce and promote the use of long-acting reversible methods of contraception (LARC; intrauterine contraceptives and subdermal implant) by removing financial and knowledge barriers...
  10. pmc Home compared with clinic-based screening for sexually transmitted infections: a randomized controlled trial
    Anna S Graseck
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1311-8. 2010
    ..To determine whether home-based screening for sexually transmitted infections results in a higher sexually transmitted infection screening rate compared with clinic-based screening in participants using long-acting reversible contraception...
  11. pmc Acceptance of long-acting reversible contraceptive methods by adolescent participants in the Contraceptive CHOICE Project
    Renee Mestad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University, St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MI 63110 1501, USA
    Contraception 84:493-8. 2011
    ..Adolescent women have a high risk of unintended pregnancy. Currently, there are little data about their choice to initiate long-acting reversible contraception (LARC)...
  12. pmc Continuation of the etonogestrel implant in women undergoing immediate postabortion placement
    Tessa Madden
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:1053-9. 2012
    ..To estimate whether women who receive an immediate postabortion etonogestrel subdermal implant have higher discontinuation rates than women who undergo an interval insertion (insertion not associated with a recent pregnancy)...
  13. pmc Comparison of contraceptive method chosen by women with and without a recent history of induced abortion
    Tessa Madden
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 84:571-7. 2011
    ..Our objective was to determine whether the contraceptive method chosen is influenced by a recent history of induced abortion and access to immediate postabortion contraception...
  14. pmc Risk of bacterial vaginosis in users of the intrauterine device: a longitudinal study
    Tessa Madden
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MI 63110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:217-22. 2012
    ..Our objective was to compare the incidence of BV in women using the IUD with women using combined oral contraceptives (COC), the contraceptive vaginal ring, and the contraceptive patch...
  15. doi request reprint Knowledge of contraceptive effectiveness
    David L Eisenberg
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:479.e1-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine women's knowledge of contraceptive effectiveness...
  16. pmc Severity of bacterial vaginosis and the risk of sexually transmitted infection
    Jenifer E Allsworth
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:113.e1-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the association between bacterial vaginosis (BV) and incident sexually transmitted infection (STI) varies with more extreme BV scores...
  17. pmc Reasons for ineffective pre-pregnancy contraception use in patients seeking abortion services
    Juell B Homco
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 80:569-74. 2009
    ..We sought to better understand reasons for not obtaining desired contraception among women presenting for a pregnancy termination...
  18. pmc Factors associated with screening for sexually transmitted infections
    Stephanie L Skala
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:324.e1-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine predictors of the completion of free annual sexually transmitted infection screening among sexually active young women of ≤ 25 years old...
  19. pmc Adherence to dual-method contraceptive use
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 84:252-8. 2011
    ..Patient characteristics associated with adherence to dual-method contraceptive use are not known...
  20. doi request reprint Continuation of reversible contraception in teenagers and young women
    Jessica R Rosenstock
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:1298-305. 2012
    ..To examine the effect of age on continuation rates of reversible contraceptive methods among females aged 14-19 years and women aged 20-25 years compared with women older than 25 years of age...
  21. pmc Home versus clinic-based specimen collection for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Anna S Graseck
    Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Campus Box 8219, 4533 Clayton Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 9:183-94. 2011
    ..This article describes and evaluates the effectiveness and limitations of various home screening strategies used for the detection of STIs...
  22. pmc Immediate postabortion intrauterine device insertion: continuation and satisfaction
    Colleen McNicholas
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e365-9. 2012
    ..Studies have demonstrated safety and efficacy; however, there are limited data about continuation, satisfaction, and bleeding patterns among women receiving immediate postabortion IUDs...
  23. pmc Correlates of dual-method contraceptive use: an analysis of the National Survey Of Family Growth (2006-2008)
    David L Eisenberg
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2012:717163. 2012
    ..To analyze a nationally representative sample of women for correlates of dual-contraceptive-method use...
  24. doi request reprint Contraceptive failures in overweight and obese combined hormonal contraceptive users
    Colleen McNicholas
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 121:585-92. 2013
    ..To estimate weather contraceptive failure rates among combined oral contraceptive pill (OCP), patch, and vaginal ring users was associated with increasing body mass index (BMI)...
  25. pmc Continuation and satisfaction of reversible contraception
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:1105-13. 2011
    ..To estimate 12-month satisfaction and continuation rates of intrauterine device (IUD) and implant users enrolled in the Contraceptive CHOICE Project and compare these measures with women using the oral contraceptive pills (OCPs)...
  26. pmc The Contraceptive CHOICE Project: recruiting women at highest risk for unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infection
    Janine E Spain
    Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:2233-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this analysis is to describe our recruitment strategies and to determine if targeted efforts to reach women at greatest risk for unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infection (STI) were successful...
  27. pmc Tailored intervention to increase dual-contraceptive method use: a randomized trial to reduce unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:630.e1-8. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to determine whether a transtheoretical model-tailored expert system intervention increases dual-method contraceptive use, compared with a nontailored educational intervention...
  28. pmc Trichomoniasis and other sexually transmitted infections: results from the 2001-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys
    Jenifer E Allsworth
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:738-44. 2009
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Contraceptive failure rates of etonogestrel subdermal implants in overweight and obese women
    Hanna Xu
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:21-6. 2012
    ..To estimate the contraceptive failure rates of the etonogestrel subdermal contraceptive implant in overweight and obese women and compare failure rates with women of normal weight and women using intrauterine devices (IUDs)...
  30. pmc Comparison of contraceptive use between the Contraceptive CHOICE Project and state and national data
    Nupur D Kittur
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Clinical Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 83:479-85. 2011
    ....
  31. pmc The impact of emotional, physical, and sexual abuse on contraceptive method selection and discontinuation
    Jenifer E Allsworth
    The authors are with Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, MO
    Am J Public Health 103:1857-64. 2013
    ..We evaluated the impact of exposure to emotional, physical, or sexual abuse on contraceptive method selection and discontinuation...
  32. pmc Cervical lidocaine for IUD insertional pain: a randomized controlled trial
    Colleen P McNicholas
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:384.e1-6. 2012
    ..Anticipated pain with intrauterine device (IUD) insertion may be a barrier to widespread use. Our objective was to evaluate the efficacy of intracervical 2% lidocaine gel for pain relief with IUD insertion...
  33. doi request reprint Validity of perceived weight gain in women using long-acting reversible contraception and depot medroxyprogesterone acetate
    Ashley M Nault
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:48.e1-8. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate perceived weight gain in women using contraception and determine the validity of self-reported weight gain...
  34. pmc Understanding prescription adherence: pharmacy claims data from the Contraceptive CHOICE Project
    Meredith E Pittman
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University, St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 83:340-5. 2011
    ..We examined prescription adherence rates by contraceptive method among women who used oral contraceptive pills (OCP), transdermal patch or vaginal ring...
  35. pmc Sexually transmitted infection prevalence in a population seeking no-cost contraception
    Colleen McNicholas
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:546-51. 2013
    ..We used universal screening to determine the prevalence rates of Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC), Chlamydia trachomatis (CT), and Trichomonas vaginalis (TV) in 9256 women enrolling into a contraceptive study...
  36. doi request reprint Cost as a barrier to long-acting reversible contraceptive (LARC) use in adolescents
    David Eisenberg
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:S59-63. 2013
    ..Universal coverage for contraception, without cost-sharing, could increase use of LARC among adolescents resulting in fewer unintended pregnancies, improved health outcomes, and considerable cost savings to the healthcare system...
  37. pmc Home screening compared with clinic-based screening for sexually transmitted infections
    Anna S Graseck
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:745-52. 2010
    ..To estimate completion rate and acceptability of home screening for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) compared with clinic-based screening in a prospective cohort study...
  38. pmc Intrauterine contraception in Saint Louis: a survey of obstetrician and gynecologists' knowledge and attitudes
    Tessa Madden
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in Saint Louis School of Medicine, Box 8219, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 81:112-6. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate knowledge and attitudes about IUC among obstetricians and gynecologists in the area of Saint Louis...
  39. doi request reprint Long-acting reversible contraception for adolescents
    Colleen McNicholas
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 24:293-8. 2012
    ..Teen pregnancy continues to plague the United States. This review will discuss long-acting reversible contraceptive (LARC) method use in teens, comprising intrauterine devices and subdermal implants...
  40. pmc Trends in contraceptive use among women with human immunodeficiency virus
    Mengyang Sun
    Division of Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:783-90. 2012
    ..To estimate trends in contraceptive use, especially long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) and condoms, among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-seropositive and HIV-seronegative women...
  41. ncbi request reprint Short interpregnancy interval: risk of uterine rupture and complications of vaginal birth after cesarean delivery
    David M Stamilio
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1075-82. 2007
    ..To investigate whether short or long interpregnancy interval is associated with uterine rupture and other major maternal morbidities in women who attempt vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Does a maximum dose of oxytocin affect risk for uterine rupture in candidates for vaginal birth after cesarean delivery?
    Alison G Cahill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63105, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:495.e1-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the maximum dose of oxytocin impacts the risk of uterine rupture in women who attempt vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC)...
  43. pmc Vaginal birth after cesarean for cephalopelvic disproportion: effect of birth weight difference on success
    Lorie M Harper
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:343-8. 2011
    ..To estimate the effect of birth weight difference between the current and index pregnancy on vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) failure in patients whose prior cesarean was for cephalopelvic disproportion (CPD)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of sexually transmitted infection among newly incarcerated females
    Denise M Willers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine and Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:68-72. 2008
    ..To examine demographic and behavioral characteristics in incarcerated women to determine which characteristics are associated with prevalent sexually transmitted infections (STIs)...
  45. pmc The influence of stress on the menstrual cycle among newly incarcerated women
    Jenifer E Allsworth
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Womens Health Issues 17:202-9. 2007
    ..We sought to estimate the association of stressful life events on menstrual function in incarcerated women...
  46. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of bacterial vaginosis: 2001-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data
    Jenifer E Allsworth
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:114-20. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence and correlates of bacterial vaginosis among women between the ages of 14 and 49 years in the United States...
  47. pmc Risk factors for bladder injury in patients with a prior hysterotomy
    Alison G Cahill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:116-20. 2008
    ..To estimate the rate of and risk factors for bladder injury in vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) candidates...
  48. ncbi request reprint Do vaginal birth after cesarean outcomes differ based on hospital setting?
    Emily A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:400.e1-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to test the null hypothesis that outcomes of vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) do not differ on the basis of the hospital setting...
  49. pmc Structured contraceptive counseling provided by the Contraceptive CHOICE Project
    Tessa Madden
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 88:243-9. 2013
    ..We describe the contraceptive counseling provided by the Contraceptive CHOICE Project (CHOICE) and compare contraceptive methods selected between the university research site and community partner clinics...
  50. doi request reprint Viral sexually transmitted infections and bacterial vaginosis: 2001-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data
    Jenifer E Allsworth
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:791-6. 2008
    ..This study examines the association between 5 viral STIs, human papilloma virus (HPV), HIV, herpes simplex viruses types 1 and 2 (HSV-1 and HSV-2), and Hepatitis C (HCV), and BV among women in the general US population...
  51. pmc Association between tampon use and choosing the contraceptive vaginal ring
    Melissa Tepe
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:735-9. 2010
    ..To estimate whether tampon users are more likely to select the contraceptive vaginal ring than combined oral contraceptive pills (OCPs)...
  52. pmc Screening for sexually transmitted infections at home or in the clinic?
    Shirley L Shih
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 24:78-84. 2011
    ..The aim is to assess the evidence in support of home-based versus clinic-based screening for sexually transmitted infections...
  53. pmc Physical and sexual violence and incident sexually transmitted infections
    Jenifer E Allsworth
    Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1501, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:529-34. 2009
    ..To investigate whether women aged 13-35 who were victims of interpersonal violence were more likely than nonvictims to experience incident sexually transmitted infections (STIs)...
  54. doi request reprint Factors associated with 12-month discontinuation among contraceptive pill, patch, and ring users
    Jourdan E Stuart
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 121:330-6. 2013
    ..To examine factors associated with discontinuation of the oral contraceptive pill (OCP), patch, and ring...
  55. pmc Naproxen or estradiol for bleeding and spotting with the levonorgestrel intrauterine system: a randomized controlled trial
    Tessa Madden
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:129.e1-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether oral naproxen or transdermal estradiol decreases bleeding and spotting in women who are initiating the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system...
  56. pmc Efficacy and safety of long-acting reversible contraception
    Amy Stoddard
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, MO, USA
    Drugs 71:969-80. 2011
    ..Additionally, we dispel myths and misconceptions regarding IUDs, and address the barriers to LARC use...
  57. doi request reprint Characteristics associated with discontinuation of long-acting reversible contraception within the first 6 months of use
    Danielle S Grunloh
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri
    Obstet Gynecol 122:1214-21. 2013
    ..To measure discontinuation within 6 months among users of the levonorgestrel intrauterine system, copper intrauterine device (IUD), and etonogestrel implant and identify baseline characteristics associated with early discontinuation...
  58. pmc Age of sexual debut among US adolescents
    Patricia A Cavazos-Rehg
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Contraception 80:158-62. 2009
    ..This study examined gender and racial/ethnic differences in sexual debut...
  59. pmc Hydrolysis of secreted sialoglycoprotein immunoglobulin A (IgA) in ex vivo and biochemical models of bacterial vaginosis
    Warren G Lewis
    Departments of Medicine, Gynecology, Center for Women s Infectious Disease Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Biol Chem 287:2079-89. 2012
    ..Together, these data support a model of BV in which SIgA is subject to stepwise exodeglycosylation and enhanced proteolysis, likely compromising the ability of the reproductive mucosa to neutralize and eliminate pathogens...
  60. pmc Reversible contraception update: the importance of long-acting reversible contraception
    Renee E Mestad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Postgrad Med 121:18-25. 2009
    ..Additionally, medical comorbidities must also be evaluated prior to choosing a method. In this article, we provide a brief overview of available reversible contraceptive methods, with an emphasis on LARC...
  61. doi request reprint Bacterial vaginosis, race, and sexually transmitted infections: does race modify the association?
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1501, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:363-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether the association of bacterial vaginosis and incident STI is modified by race even after adjustment for sexual practices and other potential confounding variables...
  62. doi request reprint Contraceptive choice: how do oral contraceptive users differ from condom users and women who use no contraception?
    Katherine M Krings
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:e46-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether contraceptive choice is influenced by social and reproductive characteristics in a cohort of high-risk women...
  63. pmc Tuboovarian abscesses: is size associated with duration of hospitalization & complications?
    Jason DeWitt
    Division of Clinical Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Int 2010:847041. 2010
    ..Additional research to determine the most efficacious antibiotic regimen management strategy is needed...
  64. ncbi request reprint The effect of prematurity on vaginal birth after cesarean delivery: success and maternal morbidity
    Joanne N Quinones
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:519-24. 2005
    ..Our hypothesis was that preterm women undergoing VBAC were more likely to be successful and have a lower rate of complications than term women undergoing VBAC...
  65. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of vaginal birth after cesarean attempts at or beyond 40 weeks of gestation
    Kara M Coassolo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:700-6. 2005
    ..Logistic regression analyses were performed to assess the relationship between delivery beyond the EDD and VBAC failure or complication rate...
  66. ncbi request reprint Combination of bacterial vaginosis and leukorrhea as a predictor of cervical chlamydial or gonococcal infection
    Lauren Steinhandler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the George Anderson Outcomes Measurement Unit, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:603-7. 2002
    ..trachomatis) or Neisseria gonorrhea (N. gonorrhea)...
  67. ncbi request reprint Unplanned pregnancy: does past experience influence the use of a contraceptive method?
    Kristen A Matteson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02806, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:121-7. 2006
    ..To investigate whether women between the ages of 14 and 25 years with a past unplanned pregnancy were more likely to use a contraceptive method compared with women without a history of unplanned pregnancy...
  68. ncbi request reprint Safety and success of vaginal birth after cesarean delivery in patients with preeclampsia
    Sindhu K Srinivas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 2000 Courtyard Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Perinatol 23:145-52. 2006
    ..Patients with PRE or GH do not have increased uterine rupture rates. These findings can be used to improve mode of delivery counseling for VBAC candidate patients with preeclampsia...
  69. ncbi request reprint Is vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) or elective repeat cesarean safer in women with a prior vaginal delivery?
    Alison G Cahill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1143-7. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) or elective repeat cesarean delivery is safer overall for a woman with a prior vaginal delivery...
  70. ncbi request reprint Predicting failure of a vaginal birth attempt after cesarean delivery
    Sindhu K Srinivas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:800-5. 2007
    ..To identify a group of clinical factors that could be used to accurately predict failure in women attempting vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with increased charges for hysterectomy
    Kristen A Matteson
    Division of Research and the George Anderson Outcomes Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1057-63. 2006
    ..To evaluate factors associated with increased hospital charges for hysterectomy with specific attention to differences based on surgical approach...
  72. ncbi request reprint Actinomyces: normal flora or pathogen?
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1132-3. 2004
  73. ncbi request reprint What your statistician never told you about P-values
    Jeffrey Blume
    Division of Research in Women s Health and the George Anderson Outcomes Measurement Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 10:439-44. 2003
    ..Common misinterpretations of P-values are explained. Confidence intervals provide essential information where P-values are deficient in doing so and they therefore play an essential role in reporting and interpreting study results...
  74. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for febrile morbidity after hysterectomy
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Community Health, Brown University Medical School, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:86-91. 2004
    ..To identify risk factors for febrile morbidity after hysterectomy for nonmalignant indications...
  75. ncbi request reprint The effect of birth weight on vaginal birth after cesarean delivery success rates
    Mohammed A Elkousy
    Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:824-30. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of increasing birth weight on the success rates for a trial of labor in women with one previous cesarean delivery...
  76. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2 or greater in women with mildly abnormal Pap smears
    Lori A Boardman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Reprod Med 47:891-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate clinical predictors of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 2 or greater in women with mildly abnormal Pap smears...
  77. ncbi request reprint Predicting placental abruption and previa in women with a previous cesarean delivery
    Anthony O Odibo
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Ultrasound, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Perinatol 24:299-305. 2007
    ..In women with at least one prior cesarean delivery, the risk factors for placental previa and abruption can be identified. However, prediction models combining these risk factors were too inefficient to be useful...
  78. ncbi request reprint Microflora changes with the use of a vaginal microbicide
    Jennifer G Clarke
    Division of Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brown University School of Medicine, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 29:288-93. 2002
    ..These products must be convenient, effective, and safe, and ideally they will cause minimal disruption in the normal vaginal ecosystem...
  79. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic antibiotic administration prior to hysterectomy: a quality improvement initiative
    Andrea J DiLuigi
    Division of Research in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    J Reprod Med 49:949-54. 2004
    ..To determine whether institution of a preoperative antibiotic policy could increase the use of prophylactic antibiotics prior to hysterectomy...
  80. ncbi request reprint HPV, cervical neoplasia and smoking: knowledge among colposcopy patients
    Lori A Boardman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Reprod Med 49:965-72. 2004
    ..To assess colposcopy patients' knowledge of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and the role of smoking in cervical neoplasia and, if patients were current smokers, their willingness to quit smoking...
  81. ncbi request reprint Pelvic inflammatory disease in adolescents
    M Rosanna Gray-Swain
    Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, MO 63110 1094, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 18:503-10. 2006
    ..We discuss the epidemiology, risk factors, microbiology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of pelvic inflammatory disease in adolescents...
  82. ncbi request reprint Can you handle the truth (and know it when you see it)? Understanding sensitivity, specificity, predictive values, and ROC curves
    Kristen Cotter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12:385-90. 2005
    ..This article provides an overview of these measures of test performance, a brief description of receiver operating characteristic curves, and relevant illustrations from the medical literature...
  83. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia antibodies, chlamydia heat shock protein, and adverse sequelae after pelvic inflammatory disease: the PID Evaluation and Clinical Health (PEACH) Study
    Roberta B Ness
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:129-35. 2008
    ..Among women with pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), we assessed the associations among antibodies to Chlamydia trachomatis elementary bodies (EB), antibodies to chlamydia heat shock protein (Chsp60), rates of pregnancy, and PID recurrence...
  84. ncbi request reprint Vaginal birth after caesarean delivery: does maternal age affect safety and success?
    Sindhu K Srinivas
    University of Pennsylvania Health System, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:114-20. 2007
    ..While teenage patients do not appear to be at increased risk for VBAC-related complications, patients of advanced maternal age do show an increase in composite VBAC-related operative complication rates...
  85. ncbi request reprint Adnexal masses in pregnancy: surgery compared with observation
    Kathleen M Schmeler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:1098-103. 2005
    ..To estimate whether the delay of surgery impacts the risk of adverse maternal and fetal outcomes in patients diagnosed with an adnexal mass during pregnancy...
  86. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical methods for diagnosing bacterial vaginosis
    Robert E Gutman
    Division of Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, and the Center for Statistical Sciences, Brown University, Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:551-6. 2005
    ..To determine whether the current clinical criteria for diagnosing bacterial vaginosis can be simplified by using 2 clinical criteria rather than the standard 3 of 4 criteria (Amsel's criteria)...
  87. pmc Marijuana use among young women in a primary care setting
    Jennifer S Rose
    Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 111 Plain St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:826-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of marijuana use among young women, ages 18-24, within a primary care setting...
  88. ncbi request reprint Predictors of chronic pelvic pain in an urban population of women with symptoms and signs of pelvic inflammatory disease
    Catherine L Haggerty
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:293-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the risk profile for chronic pelvic pain (CPP) after pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)...
  89. pmc Women at risk for sexually transmitted diseases: correlates of intercourse without barrier contraception
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:474.e1-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the correlates of vaginal intercourse without barrier contraception (unprotected intercourse)...

Research Grants2

  1. MIDCAREER INVESTIGATOR AWARD IN WOMEN'S HEALTH RESEARCH
    Jeffrey Peipert; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This renewal will allow Dr. Peipert to further reduce administrative and clinical responsibilities so that he can devote time to patient-oriented research and mentoring. ..