Matthew Anderson

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Are a speculum examination and wet mount always necessary for patients with vaginal symptoms? A pilot randomized controlled trial
    Matthew Anderson
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:617-24. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint An investigation of douching practices in the botánicas of the Bronx
    Matthew R Anderson
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Cult Health Sex 10:1-11. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Can a clinical prediction tool guide HIV-testing decisions? Experience at a national hospital in Guatemala
    M R Anderson
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:30-4. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Does HIV VCT reduce risk behaviors? An observational study in Guatemala City
    Blanca Samayoa
    Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Family and Social Medicine, 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Curr HIV Res 8:121-6. 2010
  5. pmc Vaginal hygiene and douching: perspectives of Hispanic men
    Diane McKee
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cult Health Sex 11:159-71. 2009
  6. doi request reprint A review of primary care training programs in correctional health for physicians
    Insung Min
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Teach Learn Med 24:81-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Food insecurity and obesity in New York City primary care clinics
    Arati Karnik
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10463, USA
    Med Care 49:658-61. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The impact of mass incarceration on outpatients in the Bronx: a card study
    Minesh P Shah
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:1049-59. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The vaginitis monologues: women's experiences of vaginal complaints in a primary care setting
    Alison Karasz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3544 Jerome Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1013-21. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the whiff test in clinical practice
    Andreas Cohrssen
    Institute for Urban Family Health, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 18:561-2. 2005

Research Grants

Collaborators

  • Alison Karasz
  • Byron Alexander Foster
  • John Mulhall
  • LUCIA F O'SULLIVAN
  • Carolyn Chu
  • Diane McKee
  • Blanca Samayoa
  • Alisha Liggett
  • Eduardo Arathoon
  • Insung Min
  • Arati Karnik
  • Alice Fornari
  • Minesh P Shah
  • Andreas Cohrssen
  • Mirna Castillo
  • Narda Medina
  • Danicela Mercado
  • Erwin Argueta
  • Dana Schonberg
  • Vanessa Pratomo
  • Stacia Maher
  • Debbie Swiderski
  • Eliana Korin
  • Sherenne Simon
  • A Hal Strelnick
  • Giselle Campos
  • Victoria Mayer
  • Karla Patricia
  • Denise Alabart Reyes
  • Ana Matos
  • Alonso Pacheco
  • Sagar Setru
  • Sadiqa Edmonds-Myles
  • Maria Baquero
  • Miriam E Shapiro
  • Alina Merrill

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Are a speculum examination and wet mount always necessary for patients with vaginal symptoms? A pilot randomized controlled trial
    Matthew Anderson
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:617-24. 2009
    ..The suggested evaluation of vaginal symptoms is based on the wet mount diagnosis of candidiasis, trichomoniasis, and bacterial vaginosis. We wondered if patients with vaginal symptoms could be managed initially based solely on symptoms...
  2. ncbi request reprint An investigation of douching practices in the botánicas of the Bronx
    Matthew R Anderson
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Cult Health Sex 10:1-11. 2008
    ..Botánicas are part of a complex healing system with conceptual models different from those of allopathic medicine. These models may not be unique to the botánicas...
  3. doi request reprint Can a clinical prediction tool guide HIV-testing decisions? Experience at a national hospital in Guatemala
    M R Anderson
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:30-4. 2009
    ..Before these recommendations can be adopted widely in Guatemala, treatment access needs to be assured and protections put in place for people diagnosed with HIV infection...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does HIV VCT reduce risk behaviors? An observational study in Guatemala City
    Blanca Samayoa
    Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Family and Social Medicine, 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Curr HIV Res 8:121-6. 2010
    ..We examined the impact of HIV voluntary counseling and testing on self-reported behavioral risks three months after HIV testing...
  5. pmc Vaginal hygiene and douching: perspectives of Hispanic men
    Diane McKee
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cult Health Sex 11:159-71. 2009
    ..The implications of these findings for interventions with Latina women are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint A review of primary care training programs in correctional health for physicians
    Insung Min
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Teach Learn Med 24:81-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to survey existing correctional health training programs for primary care physicians...
  7. doi request reprint Food insecurity and obesity in New York City primary care clinics
    Arati Karnik
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10463, USA
    Med Care 49:658-61. 2011
    ..Hunger continues to be a problem in New York City; paradoxically, the city also has disproportionally high rates of diabetes and obesity. Some research suggests that food insecurity leads to obesity...
  8. doi request reprint The impact of mass incarceration on outpatients in the Bronx: a card study
    Minesh P Shah
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:1049-59. 2009
    ..We examined the impact of arrest and incarceration on primary care patients in the Bronx, New York...
  9. ncbi request reprint The vaginitis monologues: women's experiences of vaginal complaints in a primary care setting
    Alison Karasz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3544 Jerome Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1013-21. 2003
    ..Finally, vaginal symptoms often functioned to express distress and gender conflict. These findings have important implications for the management of the disorder...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the whiff test in clinical practice
    Andreas Cohrssen
    Institute for Urban Family Health, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 18:561-2. 2005
  11. doi request reprint Is Expanded HIV Testing Associated with Earlier HIV Diagnosis? Results from an HIV Clinic in Guatemala City
    Alisha Liggett
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City, NY, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 15:201-4. 2016
    ..Most patients in Guatemala are diagnosed with advanced HIV disease. Patients that present late in the disease process may miss the morbidity and mortality benefits associated with early treatment and may unknowingly spread HIV to others...
  12. ncbi request reprint A surgical algorithm for men with combined Peyronie's disease and erectile dysfunction: functional and satisfaction outcomes
    John Mulhall
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University Department of Urology, New York, NY, USA
    J Sex Med 2:132-8. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to define the outcomes of a penile reconstructive surgery algorithm in men with Peyronie's disease and concomitant erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  13. doi request reprint Learning social medicine in the Bronx: an orientation for primary care residents
    Alice Fornari
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Teach Learn Med 23:85-9. 2011
    ..Primary care educators face the challenge of teaching the social context of health and disease to clinicians...
  14. pmc Are vaginal symptoms ever normal? a review of the literature
    Matthew Anderson
    Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    MedGenMed 6:49. 2004
    ..Vaginal symptoms such as discharge, odor, and itch are among the most common presenting complaints in primary care. We undertook to determine if the symptoms associated with vaginitis (discharge, odor, irritation) occur in normal women...

Research Grants1

  1. Management of Vaginal Complaints: A Pilot Study within
    Matthew Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..On the other hand, the trial may support a more limited approach that avoids a pelvic examination. This could result in substantial savings of health care dollars with equivalent clinical outcomes. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..