Jeffrey Peipert

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Design of a stage-matched intervention trial to increase dual method contraceptive use (Project PROTECT)
    Jeffrey Peipert
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1094, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:626-37. 2007
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Design of a stage-matched intervention trial to increase dual method contraceptive use (Project PROTECT)
    Jeffrey Peipert
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1094, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:626-37. 2007
    ..We also describe participant characteristics and procedures used to assure patient safety and trial monitoring...
  2. 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...
  3. 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)...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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)...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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)...
  10. 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...
  11. 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)...
  12. 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...
  13. 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)...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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
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  18. 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)...
  19. doi request reprint Effect of gestational age at the prior cesarean delivery on maternal morbidity in subsequent VBAC attempt
    Lorie M Harper
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:276.e1-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the effect of gestational age at the time of prior cesarean on maternal morbidity in women attempting vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC)...
  20. 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...
  21. 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)...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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)...
  30. 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)...
  31. 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...
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. 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...
  42. 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...
  43. 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...
  44. 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)...
  45. 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...
  46. 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...
  47. ncbi request reprint Surgical Treatments Outcomes Project for Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (STOP-DUB): design and methods
    Kay Dickersin
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Control Clin Trials 24:591-609. 2003
    ..The main scientific objective for the observational study was to examine changes over time in terms of treatment selected, DUB-related symptoms, and quality of life...
  48. 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...
  49. ncbi request reprint Research methodology and analytic techniques used in the Journal Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Lindsay Dauphinee
    Division of Research and the George Anderson Outcomes Measurement Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:808-12. 2005
    ..To quantify trends over time in the research methodology and statistical reporting of published articles in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology between the years 1991 and 2001...
  50. pmc Condom use and the risk of recurrent pelvic inflammatory disease, chronic pelvic pain, or infertility following an episode of pelvic inflammatory disease
    Roberta B Ness
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, 130 DeSoto St, A530 Crabtree Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1327-9. 2004
    ..Consistent condom use (about 60% of encounters) at baseline also reduced these risks, after adjustment for confounders, by 30% to 60%. Self-reported persistent and consistent condom use was associated with lower rates of PID sequelae...
  51. ncbi request reprint Actinomyces: normal flora or pathogen?
    Jeffrey F Peipert
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1132-3. 2004
  52. 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...
  53. 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...
  54. 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)...

Research Grants5

  1. STAGE MATCHED INTERVENTION TO INCREASE DUAL METHOD USE
    Jeffrey Peipert; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If found to be effective, the stage-matched intervention has potential for widespread dissemination in schools, clinics, offices, and community centers to prevent STIs/HIV and unintended pregnancy. ..