M C Boily
- Mathematical models of disease transmission: a precious tool for the study of sexually transmitted diseasesM C Boily
Groupe de Recherche en Epidemiologie, Hopital du St Sacrement, Universite Laval
Can J Public Health 88:255-65. 1997..Through examples, mathematical models are shown to be helpful in our understanding of disease transmission, in interpretation of observed trends, in planning of prevention strategies, and in guiding data collection...
- Some important issues in the planning of phase III HIV vaccine efficacy trialsM C Boily
Groupe de Recherche en Epidemiologie, CHA Hôpital du St Sacrement, Quebec, Canada
Vaccine 17:989-1004. 1999..Alternative methods to validate sample size calculations have to be developed in older to reduce the chances of unnecessary economic and human cost in phase III HIV vaccine trials...
- Complementary hypothesis concerning the community sexually transmitted disease mass treatment puzzle in Rakai, UgandaM C Boily
Groupe de Recherche en Epidemiologie, Hopital du St Sacrement du CHA, Quebec, Canada
AIDS 14:2583-92. 2000..To study the dynamics of a mass treatment programme for sexually transmitted diseases (STD) on prevalence of STD and HIV incidence in order to help explain the results of the STD mass treatment community trial in Rakai, Uganda...
- Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae among at-risk women, young sex workers, and street youth attending community organizations in Quebec City, CanadaC Poulin
, Quebec, Canada
Sex Transm Dis 28:437-43. 2001..The prevalence, however, can be considered high (>10%) among street youth and young sex workers. Providing community-based STD screening and treatment services appear to be an efficient method for reaching these high-risk groups...