Anne Buve

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Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi HIV epidemics in Africa: what explains the variations in HIV prevalence?
    Anne Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    IUBMB Life 53:193-5. 2002
  2. pmc High prevalence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among male sex workers in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire: need for services tailored to their needs
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Infect 88:288-93. 2012
  3. pmc HIV and STI prevalence among female sex workers in Côte d'Ivoire: why targeted prevention programs should be continued and strengthened
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e32627. 2012
  4. doi Partner-concurrency associated with herpes simplex virus 2 infection in young South Africans
    Chris Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J STD AIDS 24:804-12. 2013
  5. doi Trichomonas vaginalis is highly prevalent in adolescent girls, pregnant women, and commercial sex workers in Ndola, Zambia
    Tania Crucitti
    HIV STI Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Dis 37:223-7. 2010
  6. pmc Prevalence of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Kisumu, Western Kenya, 1997 and 2008
    Hilde M Vandenhoudt
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 8:e54953. 2013
  7. pmc Quantification of bacterial species of the vaginal microbiome in different groups of women, using nucleic acid amplification tests
    Vicky Jespers
    Department of Public Health, ITM HIV AIDS Centre, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Microbiol 12:83. 2012
  8. pmc Prevalence and correlates of bacterial vaginosis in different sub-populations of women in sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-sectional study
    Vicky Jespers
    Unit of Epidemiology and Control of HIV STD, Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 9:e109670. 2014
  9. doi Quality of antenatal and delivery care before and after the implementation of a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme in Côte d'Ivoire
    Thérèse Delvaux
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 13:970-9. 2008
  10. doi Retention and risk factors for loss to follow-up of female and male sex workers on antiretroviral treatment in Ivory Coast: a retrospective cohort analysis
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium Family Health International 360, Abidjan, Ivory Coast Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Elisabeth Glazer Paediatric AIDS Foundation, Abidjan, Ivory Coast
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 68:S99-S106. 2015

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  1. ncbi HIV epidemics in Africa: what explains the variations in HIV prevalence?
    Anne Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    IUBMB Life 53:193-5. 2002
    ..Any differences in sexual behavior were outweighed by differences in factors that influence HIV transmission, i.e. male circumcision and HSV-2 infection. These findings have important implications for the design of interventions...
  2. pmc High prevalence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among male sex workers in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire: need for services tailored to their needs
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Infect 88:288-93. 2012
    ..To assess condom use and prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STI) and HIV among male sex workers (MSW) in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire...
  3. pmc HIV and STI prevalence among female sex workers in Côte d'Ivoire: why targeted prevention programs should be continued and strengthened
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e32627. 2012
    ..To assess condom use and prevalence of STIs and HIV among female sex workers (FSWs), as part of a comprehensive monitoring and evaluation plan of a nationwide sex worker prevention project in Côte d'Ivoire...
  4. doi Partner-concurrency associated with herpes simplex virus 2 infection in young South Africans
    Chris Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J STD AIDS 24:804-12. 2013
    ..We conclude that partner-concurrency is associated with increased HSV-2 seropositivity in women. ..
  5. doi Trichomonas vaginalis is highly prevalent in adolescent girls, pregnant women, and commercial sex workers in Ndola, Zambia
    Tania Crucitti
    HIV STI Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Dis 37:223-7. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the prevalence of Trichomonas sp. infection among adolescent girls, pregnant women, and commercial sex workers in Ndola, Zambia...
  6. pmc Prevalence of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Kisumu, Western Kenya, 1997 and 2008
    Hilde M Vandenhoudt
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 8:e54953. 2013
    ..Only 50% reported using a condom with the last client. In 2008, we conducted another survey to collect data to inform an intervention targeting FSW in Kisumu...
  7. pmc Quantification of bacterial species of the vaginal microbiome in different groups of women, using nucleic acid amplification tests
    Vicky Jespers
    Department of Public Health, ITM HIV AIDS Centre, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Microbiol 12:83. 2012
    ..We also explored differences in qPCR data between these healthy women and an 'at risk' clinic population of Caucasian, African and Asian women with and without bacterial vaginosis (BV), as defined by the Nugent score...
  8. pmc Prevalence and correlates of bacterial vaginosis in different sub-populations of women in sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-sectional study
    Vicky Jespers
    Unit of Epidemiology and Control of HIV STD, Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 9:e109670. 2014
    ..We set out to characterise the vaginal environment in women in different settings in sub-Saharan Africa...
  9. doi Quality of antenatal and delivery care before and after the implementation of a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme in Côte d'Ivoire
    Thérèse Delvaux
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 13:970-9. 2008
    ..To assess whether implementation of a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission (PMTCT) programme in Côte d'Ivoire improved the quality of antenatal and delivery care services...
  10. doi Retention and risk factors for loss to follow-up of female and male sex workers on antiretroviral treatment in Ivory Coast: a retrospective cohort analysis
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium Family Health International 360, Abidjan, Ivory Coast Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Elisabeth Glazer Paediatric AIDS Foundation, Abidjan, Ivory Coast
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 68:S99-S106. 2015
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess retention of sex workers on ART in a routine setting in Ivory Coast and identify risk factors for loss to follow-up (LTFU)...
  11. ncbi HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, in 2002
    Judith M Vandepitte
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, STD HIV Research and Intervention Unit, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Dis 34:203-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence and risk factors of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among female sex workers (FSWs) in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, in 2002...
  12. doi Capture-recapture for estimating the size of the female sex worker population in three cities in Côte d'Ivoire and in Kisumu, western Kenya
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1537-43. 2010
    ..To estimate the female sex worker population size in three cities in Côte d'Ivoire and in Kisumu, Kenya...
  13. doi Integration of comprehensive abortion-care services in a Maternal and Child Health clinic in Cambodia
    Thérèse Delvaux
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 13:962-9. 2008
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  14. ncbi Stronger health systems for more effective HIV/AIDS prevention and care
    Anne Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Health Plann Manage 18:S41-51. 2003
    ..This interactive effect needs to be acknowledged and built on...
  15. doi Hormonal contraception and HIV acquisition - what is the evidence? What are the policy and operational implications?
    Thérèse Delvaux
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 18:15-26. 2013
    ..We critically review the evidence on HIV acquisition among women using hormonal contraception, and discuss the policy and operational implications...
  16. pmc Non-sexual transmission of Trichomonas vaginalis in adolescent girls attending school in Ndola, Zambia
    Tania Crucitti
    HIV STI Reference Laboratory, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 6:e16310. 2011
    ..To identify risk factors for trichomoniasis among young women in Ndola, Zambia...
  17. doi Evaluation of a U.S. evidence-based parenting intervention in rural Western Kenya: from parents matter! To families matter!
    Hilde Vandenhoudt
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS Educ Prev 22:328-43. 2010
    ..Parents are in a unique position to deliver primary prevention to youth before their sexual debut as shown in this Kenyan program...
  18. ncbi Safety trial of the vaginal microbicide cellulose sulfate gel in HIV-positive men
    Vicky Jespers
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Dis 34:519-22. 2007
    ..Cellulose sulfate (CS) is a promising vaginal microbicide. Because men will be exposed to the microbicide when engaging in vaginal intercourse, safety and acceptability need to be assessed in men...
  19. ncbi The spread and effect of HIV-1 infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    Anne Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Lancet 359:2011-7. 2002
    ..Interventions to control HIV-1 should not only target individuals, but also aim to change those aspects of cultural and socioeconomic context that increase the vulnerability to HIV-1 of people and communities...
  20. pmc Performance of commercially available enzyme immunoassays for detection of antibodies against herpes simplex virus type 2 in African populations
    Eddy van Dyck
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 42:2961-5. 2004
    ..7%; specificity, 92.6%) tests. It cannot be assumed that enzyme immunoassays for the detection of HSV-2 infection that perform well in industrialized countries will perform equally well in other populations...