A M Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Phase specific strategies for the prevention, control, and elimination of sexually transmitted diseases: background country profile, England and Wales
    A M Johnson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 78:i125-32. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of computer-assisted self-interviews on reporting of sexual HIV risk behaviours in a general population sample: a methodological experiment
    A M Johnson
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    AIDS 15:111-5. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: reported sexually transmitted infections and prevalent genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    K A Fenton
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1851-4. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: early heterosexual experience
    K Wellings
    Centre for Sexual Health Research, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1843-50. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the population diagnosed with chlamydia in primary care with that diagnosed in sexual health clinics: implications for a national screening programme
    J A Cassell
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WCIE 6JB, UK
    Public Health 120:984-8. 2006
  6. pmc The acceptability of urinary LCR testing for Chlamydia trachomatis among participants in a probability sample survey of sexual attitudes and lifestyles
    K A Fenton
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 77:194-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: partnerships, practices, and HIV risk behaviours
    A M Johnson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, WC1E 6AU, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1835-42. 2001
  8. pmc Who reports sexual function problems? Empirical evidence from Britain's 2000 National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles
    C H Mercer
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Mortimer Market Centre, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 81:394-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparison of exposure groups in the EuroSIDA study: starting highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), response to HAART, and survival
    A Mocroft
    Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, England
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 22:369-78. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Pupil-led sex education in England (RIPPLE study): cluster-randomised intervention trial
    J M Stephenson
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIVResearch, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 364:338-46. 2004

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. pmc Phase specific strategies for the prevention, control, and elimination of sexually transmitted diseases: background country profile, England and Wales
    A M Johnson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 78:i125-32. 2002
    ..Integrated efforts are needed at a national level to achieve greater coordination between STD, HIV, and contraception services, school education, and broader public education and programmes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of computer-assisted self-interviews on reporting of sexual HIV risk behaviours in a general population sample: a methodological experiment
    A M Johnson
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    AIDS 15:111-5. 2001
    ..We assessed the feasibility of using a computer-assisted self-completion interview (CASI) in comparison with pen-and-paper self-completion interview (PAPI)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: reported sexually transmitted infections and prevalent genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    K A Fenton
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1851-4. 2001
    ..The results have potentially wide application for proposed chlamydia screening programmes which, given the demonstrated prevalence, must now proactively seek to involve men...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: early heterosexual experience
    K Wellings
    Centre for Sexual Health Research, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1843-50. 2001
    ..We report the results of the second National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (Natsal 2000)...
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the population diagnosed with chlamydia in primary care with that diagnosed in sexual health clinics: implications for a national screening programme
    J A Cassell
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WCIE 6JB, UK
    Public Health 120:984-8. 2006
    ..The aim was to explore the current and potential contribution of primary care to the control of chlamydia...
  6. pmc The acceptability of urinary LCR testing for Chlamydia trachomatis among participants in a probability sample survey of sexual attitudes and lifestyles
    K A Fenton
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 77:194-8. 2001
    ..To examine the factors that influence respondents' willingness to participate in urinary testing for Chlamydia trachomatis in a general population feasibility survey of sexual attitudes and lifestyles...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: partnerships, practices, and HIV risk behaviours
    A M Johnson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, WC1E 6AU, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1835-42. 2001
    ....
  8. pmc Who reports sexual function problems? Empirical evidence from Britain's 2000 National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles
    C H Mercer
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Mortimer Market Centre, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 81:394-9. 2005
    ..To identify sociodemographic, sexual, and health behavioural and attitudinal factors associated with reporting sexual function problems...
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparison of exposure groups in the EuroSIDA study: starting highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), response to HAART, and survival
    A Mocroft
    Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, England
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 22:369-78. 1999
    ..Given the decreased mortality and incidence of AIDS-defining illnesses among patients with HIV who start HAART, this may lead to a poorer prognosis among intravenous drug users...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pupil-led sex education in England (RIPPLE study): cluster-randomised intervention trial
    J M Stephenson
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIVResearch, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 364:338-46. 2004
    ..We examined the effectiveness of one form of peer-led sex education in a school-based randomised trial of over 8000 pupils...
  11. pmc Men who have sex with men: a comparison of a probability sample survey and a community based study
    J P Dodds
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, Mortimer Market, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:86-7. 2006
    ..Community samples are likely to overestimate levels of risk behaviour among all MSM...
  12. pmc Sex partner acquisition while overseas: results from a British national probability survey
    C H Mercer
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6JB, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 83:517-22. 2007
    ..Although a number of studies have examined the frequency of overseas partner acquisition, they have used convenience samples and thus are not generalisable to the British general population...
  13. doi request reprint Trends in HIV testing and recording of HIV status in the UK primary care setting: a retrospective cohort study 1995-2005
    H E R Evans
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:520-6. 2009
    ..To provide nationally representative data on trends in HIV testing in primary care and to estimate the proportion of diagnosed HIV positive individuals known to general practitioners (GPs)...
  14. doi request reprint Primary care consultations and costs among HIV-positive individuals in UK primary care 1995-2005: a cohort study
    H E R Evans
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:543-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the role of primary care in the management of HIV and estimate primary care-associated costs at a time of rising prevalence...
  15. pmc Factors associated with HIV testing among black Africans in Britain
    F Burns
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 81:494-500. 2005
    ..To describe the factors associated with HIV testing among heterosexual black Africans aged 16-44 years living in Britain...
  16. pmc The accuracy of reported sensitive sexual behaviour in Britain: exploring the extent of change 1990-2000
    A J Copas
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 78:26-30. 2002
    ..We examine whether changes in prevalence estimates may partly result from changes in measurement accuracy...
  17. doi request reprint Attitudes and first heterosexual experiences among Indians and Pakistanis in Britain: evidence from a national probability survey
    C Griffiths
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 22:131-9. 2011
    ..04 and 2.62). These unique data have implications for ensuring that sex and relationship education and health promotion messages are appropriately planned, targeted and delivered to benefit Pakistanis and Indians...
  18. doi request reprint Serious fatal and nonfatal non-AIDS-defining illnesses in Europe
    Amanda Mocroft
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College Medical School, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:262-70. 2010
    ..Little is known about the incidence and risk factors for serious non-AIDS-defining events...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of needle exchange in central London: behaviour change and anti-HIV status over one year
    G J Hart
    Academic Department of Genito Urinary Medicine, University College, London, UK
    AIDS 3:261-5. 1989
    ..The scheme attracts clients, reduces injecting-related risk for HIV infection and has high equipment return rates. Saliva testing is acceptable to clients. Continued monitoring of anti-HIV in saliva is indicated...
  20. pmc A cognitive behavioural intervention to reduce sexually transmitted infections among gay men: randomised trial
    J Imrie
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London WC1E 6AU
    BMJ 322:1451-6. 2001
    ..To determine the effectiveness of a brief cognitive behavioural intervention in reducing the incidence of sexually transmitted infections among gay men...
  21. doi request reprint Estimated glomerular filtration rate, chronic kidney disease and antiretroviral drug use in HIV-positive patients
    Amanda Mocroft
    HIV Epidemiology and Biostatistics Group, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, Division of Population Health, University College London Medical School, Royal Free Campus, London, UK
    AIDS 24:1667-78. 2010
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) in HIV-positive persons might be caused by both HIV and traditional or non-HIV-related factors. Our objective was to investigate long-term exposure to specific antiretroviral drugs and CKD...
  22. doi request reprint Relationship between current level of immunodeficiency and non-acquired immunodeficiency syndrome-defining malignancies
    Joanne Reekie
    University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Cancer 116:5306-15. 2010
    ..However, conflicting data have been reported on the relationship between immunodeficiency and the development of some non-AIDS-defining malignancies...
  23. pmc Does the UK government's teenage pregnancy strategy deal with the correct risk factors? Findings from a secondary analysis of data from a randomised trial of sex education and their implications for policy
    E Allen
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:20-7. 2007
    ..Much of the UK government's 1999 report on teenage pregnancy was by necessity based on rather old or non-longitudinal research...
  24. doi request reprint A comparison of the long-term durability of nevirapine, efavirenz and lopinavir in routine clinical practice in Europe: a EuroSIDA study
    J Reekie
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London Medical School, Royal Free Campus, London, UK
    HIV Med 12:259-68. 2011
    ..The aim of this analysis was to compare the durability of nevirapine, efavirenz and lopinavir regimens based on these measures...
  25. pmc Treating sexually transmitted infections in primary care: a missed opportunity?
    J A Cassell
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 79:134-6. 2003
    ..To explore patterns of primary care attendance, barriers to the use of primary care, and views on services in a population of first time genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinic attenders...
  26. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for tuberculosis in patients with AIDS in London: a case-control study
    J del Amo
    MRC UK Centre for Co ordinating Epidemiological Studies of HIV and AIDS, Department of STD, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:12-7. 1999
    ..To identify risk factors for the acquired immune-deficiency syndrome (AIDS) associated with tuberculosis, in patients with AIDS attending 11 of the largest human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/AIDS Units in London...
  27. doi request reprint Estimating prevalence of accumulated HIV-1 drug resistance in a cohort of patients on antiretroviral therapy
    Wendy P Bannister
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:901-11. 2011
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Implications for HIV testing policy derived from combining data on voluntary confidential testing with viral sequences and serological analyses
    A E Brown
    HIV STI Department, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:4-9. 2009
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Transmitted drug resistant HIV-1 and association with virologic and CD4 cell count response to combination antiretroviral therapy in the EuroSIDA Study
    Wendy P Bannister
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:324-33. 2008
    ..To investigate prevalence of transmitted drug-resistant human immunodeficiency virus (TDR) and factors associated with TDR and to compare virological and CD4 count response to combination antiretroviral therapy...
  30. pmc Who uses condoms with whom? Evidence from national probability sample surveys
    J A Cassell
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Mortimer Market Centre off Capper Street, London WC1E 6JB, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:467-73. 2006
    ..To explore the changing pattern of condom use from 1990 to 2000; to identify sociodemographic and behavioural factors associated with condom use; and reasons for condom use in 2000...
  31. ncbi request reprint Why the(y) wait? Key informant understandings of factors contributing to late presentation and poor utilization of HIV health and social care services by African migrants in Britain
    F M Burns
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London
    AIDS Care 19:102-8. 2007
    ..Community involvement should include input to ensure there is: better cultural understanding within the health care system; normalization of the HIV testing process; and a clear message on the effectiveness of therapy...
  32. doi request reprint Detection of HIV drug resistance during antiretroviral treatment and clinical progression in a large European cohort study
    Alessandro Cozzi-Lepri
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 22:2187-98. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationship between detection of HIV drug resistance by 2 years from starting antiretroviral therapy and the subsequent risk of progression to AIDS and death...
  33. doi request reprint Behaviourally bisexual men as a bridge population for HIV and sexually transmitted infections? Evidence from a national probability survey
    C H Mercer
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London WC1E 6JB, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 20:87-94. 2009
    ..These data have implications for health promotion and partner notification, as BBM are unlikely to be appropriately targeted by safe-sex messages aimed at men identifying as gay...
  34. doi request reprint Rate of accumulation of thymidine analogue mutations in patients continuing to receive virologically failing regimens containing zidovudine or stavudine: implications for antiretroviral therapy programs in resource-limited settings
    Alessandro Cozzi-Lepri
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 200:687-97. 2009
    ....
  35. doi request reprint History of viral suppression on combination antiretroviral therapy as a predictor of virological failure after a treatment change
    J Reekie
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London Medical School, UK
    HIV Med 11:469-78. 2010
    ..The relationship between such differences and risk of virological failure after starting a new antiretroviral could help with patient monitoring strategies...
  36. doi request reprint Panton-Valentine leukocidin associated staphylococcal disease: a cross-sectional study at a London hospital, England
    L J Shallcross
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, UK
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:1644-8. 2010
    ..Consideration should be given to current infection control strategy, which advocates household contact screening and decolonization on the assumption that PVL-associated disease is rare...
  37. ncbi request reprint Active surveillance of sexual behaviour among homosexual men in London
    A Nardone
    Department Sexually Transmitted Diseases, University College London Medical School
    Commun Dis Public Health 1:197-201. 1998
    ..The combination of high levels of both sexual risk behaviour and HIV prevalence demonstrates the need for sustained and innovative health promotion campaigns among homosexual men in London...
  38. pmc Changes over time in risk factors for cardiovascular disease and use of lipid-lowering drugs in HIV-infected individuals and impact on myocardial infarction
    C A Sabin
    Dept of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UC Medical School, Rowland Hill St, London, NW3 2PF, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1101-10. 2008
    ..We evaluated changes in risk factors for CVD and the use of lipid-lowering therapy in HIV-infected individuals and assessed the impact of any changes on the incidence of myocardial infarction...
  39. doi request reprint How can we objectively categorise partnership type? A novel classification of population survey data to inform epidemiological research and clinical practice
    C H Mercer
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect . 2016
    ..We identify a novel, empirical-based categorisation of partnership type, and examine whether reporting STI diagnoses varies by the resulting typologies...
  40. pmc Increasing risk behaviour and high levels of undiagnosed HIV infection in a community sample of homosexual men
    J P Dodds
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, Mortimer Market, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 80:236-40. 2004
    ..To estimate changes in sexual behaviour over time. To examine the proportion of undiagnosed HIV infection in a community sample of homosexual men. To explore the relation between HIV status, diagnosis, and sexual behaviour...
  41. doi request reprint Loss to follow-up in an international, multicentre observational study
    A Mocroft
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    HIV Med 9:261-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this work was to assess loss to follow-up (LTFU) in EuroSIDA, an international multicentre observational cohort study...
  42. pmc Maintaining patient access to GUM clinics: is it compatible with appointments?
    J A Cassell
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 79:11-5. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effect of the change on clinical outcomes. To develop a tool for evaluating access to services...
  43. ncbi request reprint Response to antiretroviral therapy among patients exposed to three classes of antiretrovirals: results from the EuroSIDA study
    A Mocroft
    Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Antivir Ther 7:21-30. 2002
    ..Outcomes in people starting salvage regimens appear to depend on the number of new drugs started but not on the total number of drugs being used...
  44. pmc Investigating the relationship between substance use and sexual behaviour in young people in Britain: findings from a national probability survey
    S N Khadr
    Population, Policy and Practice Programme, University College London Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    BMJ Open 6:e011961. 2016
    ..Our objective was to further our understanding of the scale of and nature of any such relationship, using contemporary data from Britain's third National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (Natsal-3)...
  45. pmc Patterns of sexual mixing with respect to social, health and sexual characteristics among heterosexual couples in England: analyses of probability sample survey data
    P Prah
    University College London, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 143:1500-10. 2015
    ..Mixing based on demographic characteristics was more assortative than sexual characteristics. These data can better inform mathematical models of STI transmission...
  46. doi request reprint 30 years on: what can HIV treatment do for HIV prevention?
    A M Johnson
    Division of Population Health, UCL, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6JB, UK
    Public Health 126:S27-32. 2012
    ..With recent reports estimating that the cost of therapy is £ 1 billion per annum in the UK, this paper identifies and reflects on some of the emerging opportunities and challenges for HIV treatment and prevention...
  47. ncbi request reprint A school-based randomized controlled trial of peer-led sex education in England
    J M Stephenson
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Control Clin Trials 24:643-57. 2003
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Preliminary report: accurate assays for anti-HIV in urine
    J A Connell
    PHLS Virus Reference Laboratory, London, UK
    Lancet 335:1366-9. 1990
    ..IgG-capture assays will detect anti-HIV in unconcentrated urine and so allow a diagnosis in circumstances when blood sampling is impracticable...
  49. ncbi request reprint The practical significance of potential biases in estimates of the AIDS incubation period distribution in the UK register of HIV seroconverters
    K Porter
    Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit, London, UK
    AIDS 13:1943-51. 1999
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint How useful are high vaginal swabs in general practice? Results of a multicentre study
    E Jungmann
    Department of Genitourinary Medicine, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 15:238-9. 2004
    ..22%). There is an urgent need to establish the most cost-effective approach for the management of these women...
  51. doi request reprint Does less frequent routine monitoring of patients on a stable, fully suppressed cART regimen lead to an increased risk of treatment failure?
    Joanne Reekie
    HIV Epidemiology and Biostatistics Group, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 22:2381-90. 2008
    ..To investigate whether HIV-infected patients on a stable and fully suppressive combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) regimen could safely be monitored less often than the current recommendations of every 3 months...
  52. pmc Herpes simplex virus type 1 infection: a sexually transmitted infection of adolescence?
    F M Cowan
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 78:346-8. 2002
    ..To examine the factors associated with antibodies to herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1)...
  53. pmc Effect of social exclusion on the risk of teenage pregnancy: development of hypotheses using baseline data from a randomised trial of sex education
    C P Bonell
    Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:871-6. 2003
    ....
  54. pmc Factors associated with heterosexual transmission of HIV to individuals without a major risk within England, Wales, and Northern Ireland: a comparison with national probability surveys
    V L Gilbart
    HIV and STI Department, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:15-20. 2006
    ..To compare the prevalence of HIV risk behaviours reported by heterosexuals without major risks for HIV acquisition diagnosed with HIV in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, with those of the heterosexual general population...
  55. pmc Male circumcision in Britain: findings from a national probability sample survey
    S S Dave
    Sex Transm Infect 79:499-500. 2003
  56. pmc Who pays for sex? An analysis of the increasing prevalence of female commercial sex contacts among men in Britain
    H Ward
    DIDE, Imperial College London, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 81:467-71. 2005
    ..The role of commercial sex in this trend is poorly understood. Little is known about the men who pay for sex. We examined the epidemiology of female commercial sex contacts reported by men in 1990 and 2000...
  57. pmc Estimating adult HIV prevalence in the UK in 2003: the direct method of estimation
    C A McGarrigle
    HIV and STI Department, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:iii78-86. 2006
    ..Estimates of the total number of prevalent HIV infections attributable to the major routes of infection make an important contribution to public health policy, as they are used for planning services...
  58. pmc Use of nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors and risk of myocardial infarction in HIV-infected patients enrolled in the D:A:D study: a multi-cohort collaboration
    Caroline A Sabin
    Lancet 371:1417-26. 2008
    ..Our aim was to explore whether exposure to such drugs was associated with an excess risk of myocardial infarction in a large, prospective observational cohort of HIV-infected patients...
  59. ncbi request reprint Cumulative meta-analysis of systemic antifungal agents for the treatment of onychomycosis
    A K Gupta
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Center Sunnybrook site and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Br J Dermatol 150:537-44. 2004
    ..Onychomycosis is a common nail disease that is often chronic, difficult to eradicate, and has a tendency to recur. The most common oral therapies for dermatophyte toenail onychomycosis include terbinafine, itraconazole and fluconazole...
  60. ncbi request reprint Lupus headaches in childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus: relationship to disease activity as measured by the systemic lupus erythematosus disease activity index (SLEDAI) and disease damage
    H I Brunner
    William Rowe Division of Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati 45229 3039, USA
    Lupus 12:600-6. 2003
    ..When used in children, the insensitivity of the SLEDAI to capture LHA did not seem to decrease the responsiveness of the SLEDAI to detect clinically important worsening of disease, or negatively impact on its ability to predict damage...
  61. pmc Partner notification in primary care
    J A Cassell
    Sex Transm Infect 79:264-5. 2003
  62. ncbi request reprint Preparing for the NSF: a clinical governance model for diabetic care
    A M Johnson
    Chorley and South Ribble Primary Care Trust, Croston, Preston, Lancashire
    Prof Nurse 17:47-51. 2001
    ..With over 1.4 million people affected by diabetes in the UK, a multidisciplinary approach is required. This paper discusses the benefits and difficulties associated with this during the development of a clinical governance model...
  63. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of rosacea and depression: an analysis of the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey and National Hospital Ambulatory Care Survey--Outpatient Department data collected by the U.S. National Center for Health Statistics from 1995 to 2002
    M A Gupta
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Br J Dermatol 153:1176-81. 2005
    ..Psychogenic factors have been considered to be important in the exacerbation and possibly the onset of rosacea. However, there are very few studies that have reported conclusive findings...