Gabriela Paz-Bailey

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint High rates of STD and sexual risk behaviors among Garífunas in Honduras
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Global AIDS Program for Central America and Panama, University of Valle of Guatemala and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:S26-34. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Acute HIV infections among men with genital ulcer disease in South Africa
    G Paz Bailey
    Del Valle University of Guatemala and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    J Infect Dis 201:1811-5. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Determinants of HIV type 1 shedding from genital ulcers among men in South Africa
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Clin Infect Dis 50:1060-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Improvement in healing and reduction in HIV shedding with episodic acyclovir therapy as part of syndromic management among men: a randomized, controlled trial
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1039-49. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of lavage and swabs for the collection of genital ulcer specimens to measure HIV RNA shedding
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    J Clin Virol 46:165-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Health care seeking among men with genital ulcer disease in South Africa: correlates and relationship to human immunodeficiency virus-1 and herpes simplex virus type 2 detection and shedding
    Jami S Leichliter
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:865-70. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Unsafe sexual behaviors among HIV-positive men and women in Honduras: the role of discrimination, condom access, and gender
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Center for Health Studies, Del Valle University, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    Sex Transm Dis 39:35-41. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Correlates of bisexual behaviors among men who have sex with men in El Salvador
    Evelyn J Kim
    Division of Global HIV AIDS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 30, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1279-87. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Short communication: HIV incidence among vulnerable populations in Honduras: results from an integrated behavioral and biological survey among female sex workers, men who have sex with men, and Garifuna in Honduras, 2006
    Andrea A Kim
    HHS Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Global HIV AIDS, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:516-9. 2013
  10. doi request reprint 'Clinics aren't meant for men': sexual health care access and seeking behaviours among men in Gauteng province, South Africa
    Jami S Leichliter
    Division of STD Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    SAHARA J 8:82-8. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint High rates of STD and sexual risk behaviors among Garífunas in Honduras
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Global AIDS Program for Central America and Panama, University of Valle of Guatemala and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:S26-34. 2009
    ..Honduras has the highest concentration of HIV and AIDS cases in Central America, with an estimated adult HIV prevalence of 1.5%. Prevalence is higher among certain ethnic groups such as the Garífuna with a reported HIV prevalence of 8%...
  2. doi request reprint Acute HIV infections among men with genital ulcer disease in South Africa
    G Paz Bailey
    Del Valle University of Guatemala and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    J Infect Dis 201:1811-5. 2010
    ..4-11.4) and 18 (2.9%) of 615 men (95% CI, 1.6-4.3) in the overall study population. These data highlight the importance of genital ulcer patients in HIV transmission. Trial Registration. ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00164424 ...
  3. doi request reprint Determinants of HIV type 1 shedding from genital ulcers among men in South Africa
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Clin Infect Dis 50:1060-7. 2010
    ..Our study evaluated correlates of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-1 lesional shedding among men with genital ulcer disease (GUD)...
  4. doi request reprint Improvement in healing and reduction in HIV shedding with episodic acyclovir therapy as part of syndromic management among men: a randomized, controlled trial
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1039-49. 2009
    ..It is uncertain whether episodic acyclovir will enhance ulcer healing if delivered at primary health care settings, because there is often a delay in treatment initiation...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of lavage and swabs for the collection of genital ulcer specimens to measure HIV RNA shedding
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    J Clin Virol 46:165-8. 2009
    ..The optimum collection procedure for the evaluation of HIV-1 burden in ulcer secretions has not been well defined...
  6. doi request reprint Health care seeking among men with genital ulcer disease in South Africa: correlates and relationship to human immunodeficiency virus-1 and herpes simplex virus type 2 detection and shedding
    Jami S Leichliter
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:865-70. 2011
    ..We examined the correlates of health care seeking in men with GUD and its relationship to HIV-1 and herpes simplex virus type 2 outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint Unsafe sexual behaviors among HIV-positive men and women in Honduras: the role of discrimination, condom access, and gender
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Center for Health Studies, Del Valle University, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    Sex Transm Dis 39:35-41. 2012
    ..We conducted a study among HIV-positive men and women in Honduras to describe demographics, HIV risk behaviors and sexually transmitted infection prevalence, and identify correlates of unsafe sex...
  8. doi request reprint Correlates of bisexual behaviors among men who have sex with men in El Salvador
    Evelyn J Kim
    Division of Global HIV AIDS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 30, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1279-87. 2013
    ..22-0.75). Bisexual behavior was associated with risk behaviors with male and female partners that may be associated with HIV and STI transmission. Bisexual men displayed a distinct identity calling for tailored interventions...
  9. doi request reprint Short communication: HIV incidence among vulnerable populations in Honduras: results from an integrated behavioral and biological survey among female sex workers, men who have sex with men, and Garifuna in Honduras, 2006
    Andrea A Kim
    HHS Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Global HIV AIDS, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:516-9. 2013
    ..Targeted programs on HIV prevention, care, and treatment are urgently needed for the MSM population. Continued support for existing prevention programs for FSWs and Garifuna are recommended...
  10. doi request reprint 'Clinics aren't meant for men': sexual health care access and seeking behaviours among men in Gauteng province, South Africa
    Jami S Leichliter
    Division of STD Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    SAHARA J 8:82-8. 2011
    ..Future research is needed to determine the most effective method to increase men's access to sexual health care services...
  11. ncbi request reprint Changes in the etiology of sexually transmitted diseases in Botswana between 1993 and 2002: implications for the clinical management of genital ulcer disease
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1304-12. 2005
    ..Although many cross-sectional studies support such a trend, few serial cross-sectional data are available to show the evolution of genital ulcer disease over time...
  12. pmc Population Size Estimates for Men who Have Sex with Men and Persons who Inject Drugs
    Alexandra M Oster
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention NCHHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Urban Health 92:733-43. 2015
    ..Efforts to reach MSM would benefit from being focused in large metro areas, while efforts to reach PWID should be delivered more broadly. These data allow for more effective allocation of funds for prevention programs...
  13. doi request reprint Reaching men who have sex with men: a comparison of respondent-driven sampling and time-location sampling in Guatemala City
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS E 46, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:3081-90. 2013
    ..The cost per participant was $89 and $121 for RDS and TLS, respectively. Our results suggest that RDS reached a more hidden sub-population of non-gay-identifying MSM than TLS and had a lower implementation cost...
  14. doi request reprint HIV and STI control in El Salvador: results from an integrated behavioural survey among men who have sex with men
    Jacob Creswell
    Centro de Estudios en Salud, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    Sex Transm Infect 88:633-8. 2012
    ..This cross-sectional study investigates HIV, other sexually transmitted infections (STI), and risk behaviours among men who have sex with men (MSM) in two cities in El Salvador...
  15. pmc Low HIV testing among persons who inject drugs-National HIV Behavioral Surveillance, 20 U.S. cities, 2012
    Laura A Cooley
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, MS E46, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 165:270-4. 2016
    ..Using data from PWID participating in CDC's National HIV Behavioral Surveillance (NHBS) system, we examined prevalence of recent HIV testing among PWID by certain characteristics to guide interventions to increase HIV testing...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association Between Enacted Stigma and HIV-Related Risk Behavior Among MSM, National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System, 2011
    Alexandra B Balaji
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, N E MS E 46, Atlanta, GA, USA
    AIDS Behav . 2016
    ..Addressing stigma towards sexual minorities must involve an integrated, multi-faceted approach, including interventions at the individual, community, and societal level...
  17. pmc High HIV incidence and prevalence and associated factors among young MSM, 2008
    Alexandra B Balaji
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 27:269-78. 2013
    ..To estimate HIV prevalence, annual HIV incidence density, and factors associated with HIV infection among young MSM in the United States...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of correct and consistent condom use on chlamydial and gonococcal infection among urban adolescents
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:536-42. 2005
    ..To evaluate the relationship between self-reported correct and consistent condom use and chlamydial and gonococcal infection...
  19. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of syphilis among men who have sex with men in New York City: association With HIV infection
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Division of STD Prevention, NCHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail stop E 04, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:581-7. 2004
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  20. pmc Prevalence and Correlates of Heterosexual Anal Intercourse Among Men and Women, 20 U.S. Cities
    Kristen L Hess
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E47, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:2966-2975. 2016
    ..Information that highlights the risk of HIV transmission associated with HAI would complement existing HIV prevention messages focused on heterosexuals in the U.S...
  21. ncbi request reprint Exchange Sex and HIV Infection Among Men Who Have Sex with Men: 20 US Cities, 2011
    Lina M Nerlander
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E46, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    AIDS Behav . 2016
    ..MSM who exchange sex represent an important group to reach with HIV prevention, testing, and care services as they were more likely to report behavioral risk factors that put them at risk of HIV...
  22. doi request reprint Trends in condom use among MSM in the United States: the role of antiretroviral therapy and seroadaptive strategies
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    aDivision of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia bSan Francisco Department of Public Health cUniversity of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 30:1985-90. 2016
    ..Evaluate changes in condomless anal sex at last sex among men who have sex with men (MSM) and assess if these changes are associated with the adoption of serosorting and biomedical prevention...
  23. pmc Correlates of HIV infection among African American women from 20 cities in the United States
    Wade Ivy
    Behavioral and Clinical Surveillance Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS E46, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:266-75. 2014
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  24. doi request reprint Age-Specific Race and Ethnicity Disparities in HIV Infection and Awareness Among Men Who Have Sex With Men--20 US Cities, 2008-2014
    Cyprian Wejnert
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    J Infect Dis 213:776-83. 2016
    ..Over half of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections in the United States occur among men who have sex with men (MSM). Among MSM, 16% of estimated new infections in 2010 occurred among black MSM <25 years old...
  25. doi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus transmission at each step of the care continuum in the United States
    Jacek Skarbinski
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA Intern Med 175:588-96. 2015
    ..National goals emphasize maximizing coverage along the HIV care continuum, but the effect on HIV prevention is unknown...
  26. pmc Increases in HIV testing among men who have sex with men--National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System, 20 U.S. Metropolitan Statistical Areas, 2008 and 2011
    Laura A Cooley
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e104162. 2014
    ..007), but not among MSM of other racial/ethnic groups. Increases in recent HIV testing among populations most affected by HIV are encouraging, but despite these increases, improved testing coverage is needed to meet CDC recommendations. ..
  27. doi request reprint Evaluation of the CDC proposed laboratory HIV testing algorithm among men who have sex with men (MSM) from five US metropolitan statistical areas using specimens collected in 2011
    Silvina Masciotra
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, United States Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:e8-e12. 2013
    ..Discordant results in the proposed algorithm are resolved by nucleic acid-amplification testing (NAAT)...
  28. doi request reprint Prevalence of HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and viral hepatitis by Urbanicity, among men who have sex with men, injection drug users, and heterosexuals in the United States
    Alexandra M Oster
    From the Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention NCHHSTP, CDC, Atlanta, GA Division of Laboratory Science, National Center for Environmental Health, CDC, Atlanta, GA and Divisions of Viral Hepatitis and STD Prevention, NCHHSTP, CDC, Atlanta, GA
    Sex Transm Dis 41:272-9. 2014
    ..Although understanding the burden of these infections in these populations by urbanicity (the degree to which a geographic area is urban) is critical to targeting prevention programs, few studies have done so...
  29. doi request reprint Engagement in HIV care among HIV-positive men who have sex with men from 21 cities in the United States
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS E 46, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:348-58. 2014
    ..Among those with at least one health care visit, being age 18-39 years, having private or no health insurance, and stimulant use were associated with not being on ART. These findings can inform efforts to improve engagement in care. ..
  30. doi request reprint Facilitating access to sexual health services for men who have sex with men and male-to-female transgender persons in Guatemala City
    Sabrina Boyce
    Tephinet Inc, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cult Health Sex 14:313-27. 2012
    ..Findings highlight the need to strengthen existing public sexually transmitted infection clinics so that they address the multiple layers of stigma and discrimination that men who have sex with men and transgender persons experience...
  31. pmc Social network-based recruitment successfully reveals HIV-1 transmission networks among high-risk individuals in El Salvador
    Ann M Dennis
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7030, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:135-41. 2013
    ..We compared social recruitment chains and HIV transmission clusters from 699 MSM and 787 FSWs to better understand factors contributing to ongoing HIV transmission in El Salvador...
  32. ncbi request reprint Syphilis outbreak among Hispanic immigrants in Decatur, Alabama: association with commercial sex
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:20-5. 2004
    ..An outbreak of infectious syphilis among Hispanics was identified in Decatur, Alabama...
  33. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for sexually transmitted diseases in northern Thai adolescents: an audio-computer-assisted self-interview with noninvasive specimen collection
    Gabriela Paz-Bailey
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:320-6. 2003
    ..Previous studies of sexual behavior and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in Thai adolescents may have been limited by participation bias and underreporting of stigmatized behaviors...
  34. ncbi request reprint Policy Changes and Improvements in Health Insurance Coverage Among MSM: 20 U.S. Cities, 2008-2014
    Laura A Cooley
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, MS E46, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    AIDS Behav . 2016
    ..Despite these increases, improved coverage is still needed. Improved access to health insurance could lead to a reduction in health disparities among MSM over time...
  35. pmc Early Linkage to HIV Care and Antiretroviral Treatment among Men Who Have Sex with Men--20 Cities, United States, 2008 and 2011
    Brooke E Hoots
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0132962. 2015
    ..Progress is being made in getting MSM on HIV treatment, but more efforts are needed to decrease disparities in ARV coverage. ..
  36. pmc Binge drinking and risky sexual behavior among HIV-negative and unknown HIV status men who have sex with men, 20 US cities
    Kristen L Hess
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E46, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 147:46-52. 2015
    ..This study examines the relationship between binge drinking and sexual risk behaviors among MSM who are current drinkers and who were either HIV-negative or unaware of their HIV status...
  37. pmc HPV vaccine coverage among men who have sex with men - National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System, United States, 2011
    Elissa Meites
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 02, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:6356-9. 2014
    ..9, CI: 2.4-6.4). Of 3064 unvaccinated MSM, 2326 (75.9%) had visited a healthcare provider within 1 year. These national data on HPV vaccine uptake among MSM provide a baseline as vaccination recommendations are implemented. ..
  38. pmc Performance and comparison of self-reported STI symptoms among high-risk populations - MSM, sex workers, persons living with HIV/AIDS - in El Salvador
    Neha S Shah
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 25:984-91. 2014
    ..Reliance on self-reported symptoms may not be an effective screening strategy for these populations. STI prevention studies should focus on symptom recognition and consider routine screening and referral for high-risk populations...
  39. pmc Prevalence of HIV infection and risk behaviors among younger and older injecting drug users in the United States, 2009
    Dita Broz
    Behavioral and Clinical Surveillance Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS E46, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:284-96. 2014
    ..22) and unprotected sex (aPR = 1.10, 95 % CI1.06-1.14). Although younger IDUs had lower HIV prevalence, their behaviors place them at increased risk of HIV infection and could lead to a rapid spread in this susceptible population. ..
  40. doi request reprint Trends in HIV prevalence and HIV testing among young MSM: five United States cities, 1994-2011
    Alexandra M Oster
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, NCHHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 47, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:S237-47. 2014
    ..HIV testing increased significantly for both age groups. Gains in HIV testing are encouraging, but increasing prevalence among young MSM in Baltimore suggests increasing incidence and the need for additional efforts for this population. ..
  41. pmc HIV infection and testing among Latino men who have sex with men in the United States: the role of location of birth and other social determinants
    Alexandra M Oster
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e73779. 2013
    ..We assessed differences in HIV prevalence and testing among Latino MSM by location of birth, time since arrival, and other social determinants of health...
  42. pmc Factors Associated With Recent Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing Among Men Who Have Sex With Men in Puerto Rico, National Human Immunodeficiency Virus Behavioral Surveillance System, 2011
    Johanna Chapin-Bardales
    From the Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA and Department of Health, HIV AIDS Surveillance Program, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Sex Transm Dis 43:346-52. 2016
    ..In Puerto Rico, HIV research has primarily focused on injection drug use, yet male-to-male sexual transmission has been increasing in recent years...
  43. pmc Syphilis Trends among Men Who Have Sex with Men in the United States and Western Europe: A Systematic Review of Trend Studies Published between 2004 and 2015
    Winston E Abara
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    PLoS ONE 11:e0159309. 2016
    ....
  44. pmc Willingness to Take, Use of, and Indications for Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Among Men Who Have Sex With Men-20 US Cities, 2014
    Brooke E Hoots
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Clin Infect Dis 63:672-7. 2016
    ..To assess whether the MSM subpopulations at highest risk for infection have indications for PrEP according to the 2014 clinical guidelines, we estimated indications for PrEP for MSM by demographics...
  45. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence and human immunodeficiency virus risk among black and Hispanic women
    Mercedes M Morales-Aleman
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia
    Am J Prev Med 47:689-702. 2014
    ..S. women are among black/African American and Hispanic women. HIV risk may be associated with intimate partner violence (IPV); data regarding IPV for women in high-HIV prevalence areas are scarce...