Publications
The Centre for Global Public Health keeps a current list as our researchers produce peer-reviewed, scientific reports, results, and analysis.

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AUGUST 2018
HIV/AIDS, moral pragmatics, female citizenship and structural violence among Devadasis in northern Karnataka, India.
Khan S, Lorway R, Chevrier C, Dutta S, Ramanaik S, Roy A, Bhattacharjee P, Mishra S, Moses S, Blanchard J, Becker M.  Dutiful daughters. Glob Public Health 2018 Aug; 13(8):1065-80.  Epub 2017 Jan 19.

Challenges with access to healthcare from the perspective of patients living with HIV: a scoping review & framework synthesis. 
Asghari S, Hurd J, Marshall Z, Maybank A, Hesselbarth L, Hurley O, Farrell A, Kendall CE, Rourke SB, Becker M, Johnston S, Lundrigan P, Rosenes R, Bibeau C, Liddy C. AIDS Care 2018 Aug;30(8):963-72.  Epub 2018 Feb 4.

Impact of cleaning monitoring combined with channel purge storage on elimination of Escherichia coli and environmental bacteria from duodenoscopes.
Singh H, Duerksen DR, Schultz G, Reidy C, DeGagne P, Olson N, Nugent Z, Bernard KA, Alfa MJ.    Gastrointest Endosc. 2018 Feb 21.

JUNE 2018
Heterogeneity in geographical trends of HIV epidemics among key populations in Pakistan: a mathematical modeling study of survey data. 
Melesse DY, Shafer LA, Emmanuel F, Reza T, Achakzai BK, Furqan S, Blanchard JF. J Glob Health. 2018 Jun;8(1):010412.

The organizational attributes of HIV care delivery models in Canada: A cross-sectional study.
Kendall CE, Shoemaker ES, Boucher L, Rolfe DE, Crowe L, Becker M, Asghari S, Rourke SB, Rosenes R, Bibeau C, Lundrigan P, Liddy C. PLoS One. 2018 Jun 20;13(6):e0199395.

MAY 2018
The contributions and future direction of Program Science in HIV/STI prevention. 
Becker M, Mishra S, Aral S, Bhattacharjee P, Lorway R, Green K, Anthony J, Isac S, Emmanuel F, Musyoki H, Lazarus L, Thompson LH, Cheuk E, Blanchard JF. Emerg Themes Epidemiol. 2018 May 28;15:7.

Patient activation among people living with HIV: a cross-sectional comparative analysis with people living with diabetes mellitus. 
Kendall CE, Shoemaker ES, Crowe L, MacPherson P, Becker ML, Levreault E, Boucher LM, Rosenes R, Bibeau C, Lundrigan P, Liddy CE. AIDS Care. 2018 May 24:1-8.

The value of program science to optimize knowledge brokering on infectious diseases for public health. 
Becker M, Haworth-Brockman M, Keynan Y.  BMC Public Health. 2018 May 2;18(1):567.

Depressive symptoms and problematic alcohol and other substance use in 1,476 gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men at three research sites in Kenya.
Korhonen C, Kimani M, Wahome E, Otieno F, Okall D, Bailey RC, Harper GW, Lorway RR, Doshi M, Mathenge J, Kimani J, Sanders EJ, Graham SM.    AIDS. 2018 May 3. 

APRIL 2018
Psychiatric comorbidity is associated with disability progression in multiple sclerosis.
McKay KA, Tremlett H, Fisk JD, Zhang T, Patten SB, Kastrukoff L, Campbell T, Marrie RA; CIHR Team in the Epidemiology and Impact of Comorbidity on Multiple Sclerosis. Neurology. 2018 Apr 10;90(15):e1316-e1323. Epub 2018 Mar 9.

Canada's global health role: supporting equity and global citizenship as a middle power.  
Nixon SA, Lee K, Bhutta ZA, Blanchard J, Haddad S, Hoffman SJ, Tugwell P.  Lancet 2018 Apr 28;391(10131):1736-48.  Epub 2018 Feb 23.

CIHR Team in the Epidemiology and Impact of Comorbidity on Multiple Sclerosis.  Psychiatric comorbidity is associated with disability progression in multiple sclerosis.
McKay KA, Tremlett H, Fisk JD, Zhang T, Patten SB, Kastrukoff L, Campbell T, Marrie RA. Neurology. 2018 Apr 10;90(15):e1316-e1323. Epub 2018 Mar 9.

DECEMBER 2017

Correlates of School Dropout and Absenteeism Among Adolescent Girls from Marginalized Community in North Karnataka, South India.

Prakash R, Beattie T, Javalkar P, Bhattacharjee P, Ramanaik S, Thanlinja R, Murthy S, Davey C, Blanchard J, Watts C, Collumbien M, Moses S, Heise L, Isac S. J Adolesc. 2017 Dec;61:64-76.

 

Evaluation of the Utility of Point-of-Care HIV Testing on a Canadian Internal Medicine Inpatient Unit.

Lau L, Wudel B, Lee E, Darraj M, Richert Q, Trajtman A, Bresler K, Bullard J, Kasper K, Becker M, Keynan Y. Can J Infect Did Med Microbiol 2017;2017:8495307.

 

Key Programme Science Lessons from an HIV Prevention 'learning site' for Sex workers in Mombasa, Kenya.

McClarty LM, Bhattacharjee P, Isac S, Emmanuel F, Kioko J, Njiraini M, Gichangi P, Okoth CD, Musimbi-Mbole J, Blanchard JF, Moses S, Muysyoki H, Becker ML. Sex Transm infect. 2017 Dec 14. Pii: sextrans-2017-053228. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2017-053228 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29242195

 

NOVEMBER 2017

Enhancing the Capacity and Effectiveness of Community Health Volunteers to Improve Maternal, Newborn and Child Health: Experience from Kenya.

Avery LS, Du Plessis E, Shaw SY, Sankaran D, Njoroge P, Kayima R, Makau N, Munga J, Kadso M, Blanchard J, Crockett M. Can J Public Health. 2017 Nov 9;108(4):e427-e434.

 

OCTOBER 2017

Protocol For Establishing an Infant Feeding Database Linkable With Population-Based Administrative Data: A Prospective Cohort Study in Manitoba, Canada.

Nickel NC, Warda L. Kummer L, Enns JE, Shaw S. Manitoba Infant Feeding Database Development Team. BMJ Open. 2017 Oct 22;7(10):e017981.

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

Engagement of People With Lived Experience in Primary Care Research: Living with HIV Innovation Team Community Scholar Program.

Kendall CE, Shoemaker ES, Crowe L, Rosenes R, Lundrigan P, Bibeau C, Asghari S, Becker M, Rourke SB, Marshall Z, Liddy C. Can Fam Physician. 2017 Sep;63(9):730-731.

 

JUNE 2017

Persistence to Disease-Modifying Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis in a Canadian Cohort.

Melesse DY, Marrie RA, Blanchard JF, Yu BN, Evans C. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2017 Jun 28;11:1093-1101.

 

MAY 2017

Higher Incidence of Clostridium Difficile Infection Among Individuals With Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 

Singh H, Nugent Z, Yu BN, Lix LM, Targownik LE, Bernstein CN. Gastroenterology. 2017 Aug;153(2):430-438. Epub 2017 May 4.

 

Estimates of Disease Course in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Using Administrative Data:  A Population-Level Study.

Melesse DY, Lix LM, Nugent Z, Targownik LE, Singh H, Blanchard JF, Bernstein CN. J Crohns Colitis. 2017 May 1;11(5):562-570.

 

Sex Work in Geographic Perspective: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Mapping and Understanding Female Sex Work Venues in Southwest China.

Lorway R, Khan S. Chevrier C, Huynh A, Zhang J, Ma X, Blanchard J, Yu N. Glob Public Health. 2017 May; 12(5):545-564. Epub 2016 Jan 20.

 

Epidemiology of Incident Chlamydia and Gonorrheoa Infections and Population Attributable Fractions Associated with Living in the Inner-Core of Winnipeg, Canada.

Shaw SY, Nowicki DL, Schillberg E, Green CG, Ross CP, Reimer J, Plourde PJ, Elliott LJ. Int J STD AIDS. 2017 May;28(6):550-557. doi: 10.1177/0956462415614168. Epub 2016 Jul 10.

 

'No one was there to care for us': Ashodaya Samithi's community-led care and support for people living with HIV in Mysore, India.

Chevrier C, Khan S, Reza-Paul S, Lorway R. Glob Public Health. 2016;11(4):423-36. Epub 2015 Nov 7.

 

APRIL 2016

Differing trends in the incidence of vascular comorbidity in MS and the general population.
Marrie RA, Fisk J, Tremlett H, Wolfson C, Warren S, Blanchard J, Patten SB; CIHR Team in the Epidemiology and Impact of Comorbidity on Multiple Sclerosis.

Descriptive Epidemiology of Factors Associated with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections Among Men and Transgender Women Who Have Sex with Men in South India.
Shaw SY, Lorway R, Bhattacharjee P, Reza-Paul S, duPlessis E, McKinnon L, Thompson LH, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Washington R, Moses S, Blanchard JF.

Examining the Effects of Comorbidities on Disease-Modifying Therapy Use in Multiple Sclerosis.
Zhang T, Tremlett H, Leung S, Zhu F, Kingwell E, Fisk JD, Bhan V, Campbell TL, Stadnyk K, Yu BN, Marrie RA; CIHR Team in the Epidemiology and Impact of Comorbidity on Multiple Sclerosis. 

FEBRUARY 2016
What Determines HIV Prevention Costs at Scale? Evidence from the Avahan Programme in India.
Lépine A, Chandrashekar S, Shetty G, Vickerman P, Bradley J, Alary M, Moses S; CHARME India Group, Vassall A.

DECEMBER 2015
Nurse Mentors to Advance Quality Improvement in Primary Health Centers: Lessons From a Pilot Program in Northern Karnataka, India.
Fischer EA, Jayana K, Cunningham T, Washington M, Mony P, Bradley J, Moses S.

OCTOBER 2015
Frontline Health Service Providers' Perspectives on HIV Vaccine Trials Among Female Sex Workers and Men Who Have Sex with Men in Karnataka, South India.
Ramanaik S, McClarty LM, Khan S, Ramesh BM, Doshi M, Becker ML, Lorway RR.

Declines in Violence and Police Arrest Among Female Sex Workers in Karnataka State, South India, Following a Comprehensive HIV Prevention Programme.
Beattie TS, Bhattacharjee P, Isac S, Mohan HL, Simic-Lawson M, Ramesh BM, Blanchard JF, Moses S, Watts CH, Heise L.

Availability of Emergency Neonatal Care in Eight Districts of Karnataka State, Southern India: A Cross-Sectional Study.
Mony PK, Jayanna K, Bhat S, Rao SV, Crockett M, Avery L, Ramesh BM, Moses S, Blanchard J.

Fertility Intentions, Power Relations and Condom Use Within Intimate and Other Non-Paying Partnerships of Women in Sex Work in Bagalkot District, South India.
Deering KN, Shaw SY, Thompson LH, Ramanaik S, Raghavendra T, Doddamane M, Bhattacharjee P, Moses S, Lorway R. AIDS Care. 2015 Oct;27(10):1241-9.

SEPTEMBER 2015
An Exploration of Decision-Making Processes on Infant Delivery Site from the Perspective of Pregnant Women, New Mothers, and Their Families in Northern Karnataka, India.
Blanchard AK, Bruce SG, Jayanna K, Gurav K, Mohan HL, Avery L, Moses S, Blanchard JF, Ramesh BM.

Molecular Signatures of Immune Activation and Epithelial Barrier Remodeling Are Enhanced during the Luteal Phase of the Menstrual Cycle: Implications for HIV Susceptibility.
Birse K, Arnold KB, Novak RM, McCorrister S, Shaw S, Westmacott GR, Ball TB, Lauffenburger DA, Burgener A.

Substance Use and Its Impact on Care Outcomes Among HIV-Infected Individuals in Manitoba.
Erickson A, Becker M, Shaw S, Kasper K, Keynan Y. 


AUGUST 2015
Monitoring HIV Prevention Programme Outcomes Among Key Populations in Kenya: Findings From a National Survey.
Bhattacharjee P, McClarty LM, Musyoki H, Anthony J, Kioko J, Kaosa S, Ogwang BE, Githuka G, Sirengo M, Birir S, Blanchard JF, Muraguri N, Isac S, Moses S.

JULY 2015
Pregnancy Wastage Among HIV Infected Women in a High HIV Prevalence District of India.
Halli SS, Khan CG, Shah I, Washington R, Isac S, Moses S, Blanchard JF.

Effect of Comorbidity on Mortality in Multiple Sclerosis.
Marrie RA, Elliott L, Marriott J, Cossoy M, Blanchard J, Leung S, Yu N.

Patterns and Predictors of Long-term Nonuse of Medical Therapy Among Persons with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Melesse DY, Targownik LE, Singh H, Blanchard JF, Bernstein CN.

Multilevel Analysis of the Predictors of HIV Prevalence among Pregnant Women Enrolled in Annual HIV Sentinel Surveillance in Four States in Southern India.
Thamattoor U, Thomas T, Banandur P, S R, Duchesne T, Abdous B, Washington R, B M R, Moses S, Alary M.

Rapid Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease Progression is Associated With Human Leukocyte Antigen-B Homozygocity and Human Leukocyte Antigen-B51 in a Cohort From Manitoba, Canada.
Keynan Y, Becker M, Rueda Z, Bresler K, Kasper K. Epub: 2015 Mar 8.

High Incidence and Increasing Prevalence of Multiple Sclerosis in British Columbia, Canada: Findings From Over Two Decades (1991-2010).
Kingwell E, Zhu F, Marrie RA, Fisk JD, Wolfson C, Warren S, Profetto-McGrath J, Svenson LW, Jette N, Bhan V, Yu BN, Elliott L, Tremlett H.

JUNE 2015
Risk Factors for HIV Acquisition in a Prospective Nairobi-Based Female Sex Worker Cohort.
McKinnon LR, Izulla P, Nagelkerke N, Munyao J, Wanjiru T, Shaw SY, Gichuki R, Kariuki C, Muriuki F, Musyoki H, Gakii G, Gelmon L, Kaul R, Kimani J.

MAY 2015
The Diagnostic Accuracy Of Tests For Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Hemodialysis Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Ferguson TW, Tangri N, Macdonald K, Hiebert B, Rigatto C, Sood MM, Shaw S, Lerner B, Xu Y, Mahmud S, Komenda P.

APRIL 2015
Early Childhood Measles Vaccinations Are Not Associated With Paediatric IBD: A Population-based Analysis.
Shaw SY, Blanchard JF, Bernstein CN.

Program Science--A Framework For Improving Global Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health.
Crockett M, Avery L, Blanchard J.

Pornography, Sexual Enhancement Products, and Sexual Risk of Female Sex Workers and Their Clients in Southern India.
Bradley J, Rajaram SP, Isac S, Gurav K, Ramesh BM, Gowda C, Moses S, Alary M. [Epub ahead of print]

MARCH 2015
Acquisition and Persistence of Human Papillomavirus 16 (HPV-16) and HPV-18 Among Men With High-HPV Viral Load Infections in a Circumcision Trial in Kisumu, Kenya.
Senkomago V, Backes DM, Hudgens MG, Poole C, Agot K, Moses S, Snijders PJ, Meijer CJ, Hesselink AT, Schlecht NF, Bailey RC, Smith JS.

Supporting Adolescent Girls To Stay in School, Reduce Child Marriage and Reduce Entry Into Sex Work as HIV Risk Prevention in North Karnataka, India: Protocol For a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial.
Beattie TS, Bhattacharjee P, Isac S, Davey C, Javalkar P, Nair S, Thalinja R, Sudhakar G, Collumbien M, Blanchard JF, Watts C, Moses S, Heise L.

Changes in HIV and Syphilis Prevalence Among Female Sex Workers From Three Serial Cross-Sectional Surveys in Karnataka State, South India.
Isac S, Ramesh BM, Rajaram S, Washington R, Bradley JE, Reza-Paul S, Beattie TS, Alary M, Blanchard JF, Moses S.

Variations Over Four Decades in Body Mass Index Trajectories Prior to Diagnosis of Diabetes Mellitus: The Manitoba Follow-up Study, 1948-2007.
Melesse DY, Halli SS, Tate RB.

What Really is a Concentrated HIV Epidemic and What Does It Mean for West and Central Africa? Insights From Mathematical Modeling.
Boily MC, Pickles M, Alary M, Baral S, Blanchard J, Moses S, Vickerman P, Mishra S.

FEBRUARY 2015

Preferences For Infant Delivery Site Among Pregnant Women and New Mothers in Northern Karnataka, India.
Bruce SG, Blanchard AK, Gurav K, Roy A, Jayanna K, Mohan HL, Ramesh BM, Blanchard JF, Moses S, Avery L.

JANUARY 2015
Factors Influencing Frontline Health Service Providers' Likelihood to Recommend a Future, Preventive HIV Vaccine to Key Populations in Karnataka, South India.
McClarty LM, Lorway RR, Ramanaik S, Wylie J, Becker ML.

Mx2 Expression is Associated With Reduced Susceptibility to HIV Infection in Highly Exposed HIV Seronegative Kenyan Sex Workers.
Stein DR, Shaw SY, McKinnon LR, Abou M, McCorrister SJ, Westmacott GR, Fowke KR, Plummer FA, Ball TB.

Intake Patterns and Dietary Associations of Soya Protein Consumption in Adults and Children in the Canadian Community Health Survey, Cycle 2.2.
Mudryj AN, Aukema HM, Yu N.

Comorbidity Increases the Risk of Hospitalizations in Multiple Sclerosis.
Marrie RA, Elliott L, Marriott J, Cossoy M, Tennakoon A, Yu N.

Secular Trends in End-Stage Renal Disease Requiring Dialysis in Manitoba, Canada: A Population-Based Study.
Komenda P, Yu N, Leung S, Bernstein K, Blanchard J, Sood M, Rigatto C, Tangri N.

DECEMBER 2014
Heterogeneity in Risk of Pelvic Inflammatory Diseases After Chlamydia Infection: A Population-Based Study in Manitoba, Canada.

Davies B, Ward H, Leung S, et al. 

 

NOVEMBER 2014
Application of Three Focused Cluster Detection Methods to Study Geographic Variation in the Incidence of Multiple Sclerosis in Manitoba, Canada.
Torabi M, Green C, Yu N, Marrie RA.

Nutritional and Health Benefits of Pulses.
Mudryj AN, Yu N, Aukema HM.

Two Cross-Sectional Studies in South India Assessing the Effect of an HIV Prevention Programme for Female Sex Workers on Reducing Syphilis Among Their Clients.
Rajaram SP, Banandur P, Thammattoor UK, Ramesh BM, Isac S, Moses S, et al.


OCTOBER 2014
Community Mobilisation and Empowerment Interventions as Part of HIV Prevention for Female Sex Workers in Southern India: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis.
Vassall A, Chandrashekar S, Pickles M, Battacharjee P, Moses S, CHARME India Group, et al.

 
SEPTEMBER 2014

Assessment of Facility Readiness and Provider Preparedness for Dealing With Postpartum Haemorrhage and Pre-Eclampsia/Eclampsia in Public and Private Health Facilities of Northern Karnataka, India: A Cross-Sectional Study.
Jayanna K, Mony P, Ramesh BM, Blanchard JF, Moses S, Avery L, et al.

 

Cost-Effectiveness of HIV Prevention for High-Risk Groups at Scale: An Economic Evaluation of the Avahan Programme in South India.
Vassall A, Pickles M, Chandrashekar S, Moses S, Charme India Group, Vickerman P, et al.

Dramatically Changing Rates and Reasons for Hospitalization in Multiple Sclerosis.
Marrie RA, Elliott L, Marriott J, Blanchard J, Tennakoon A, Yu N, et al.

 

The Costs of Scaling Up HIV Prevention for High Risk Groups: Lessons Learned From the Avahan Programme in India.
Chandrashekar S, Guinness L, Pickles M, et al.

AUGUST 2014

An Appraisal of Female Sex Work in Nigeria - Implications for Designing and Scaling Up HIV Prevention Programmes.
Ikpeazu A, Momah-Haruna A, Thompson LH, Isac S, Emmanuel F, Blanchard JF, et al.

Community Mobilization and Empowerment of Female Sex Workers in Karnataka State, South India: Associations with HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infection Risk.
Beattie TS, Mohan HL, Bhattacharjee P, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Blanchard JF, Moses S, et al.

 

Intimate Relationships of Devadasi Sex Workers in South India: An Exploration of Risks of HIV/STI Transmission.
Ramanaik S, Thompson LH, du Plessis E, Bhattacharjee P, Shaw SY, Halli SS, Lorway R, et al.

Prevention of Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV in Kenya: Challenges to Implementation.
Du Plessis E, Shaw SY, Gichuhi M, Avery LS, et al.

 

Validation of the Modes of Transmission Model as a Tool to Prioritize HIV Prevention Targets: A Comparative Modeling Analysis.
Mishra S, Pickles M, Blanchard JF, Moses S, et al.

 

JULY 2014

High HIV Risk in a Cohort of Male Ssex Workers From Nairobi, Kenya.
McKinnon LR, Gakii G, Juno JA, Shaw SY, Lorway R, et al.

Performance of Administrative Case Definitions for Comorbidity in Multiple Sclerosis in Manitoba and Nova Scotia.
Marrie RA, Fisk JD, Stadnyk KJ, Yu BN, et al.

 

Reassembling Epidemiology: Mapping, Monitoring and Making-Up People in the Context of HIV Prevention in India.
Lorway R, Khan S.

 

The Long Term Efficacy of Medical Male Circumcision Against HIV Acquisition.
Meha SD, Moses S, Agot K, et al.

 

JUNE 2014

Evaluation of a Community-Based HIV Preventive Intervention for Female Sex Workers in Rural Areas of Karnataka State, South India.
Washington RG, Nath A, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Bhattacharjee P, Moses S, et al.

 

Risk of HIV Acquisition Among Circumcised and Uncircumcised Young Men With Penile HPV Infection.
Rositch AF, Mao L, Hudgens MG, Moses S, et al.

  

MARCH 2014 

Estimating the Size of the Female Sex Worker Population in Kenya to Inform HIV Prevention Programming.
Odek WO, Githuka GN, Avery L, Isac S, Faran E, Blanchard JF, Moses S, et al.

 

FEBRUARY 2014

Association Between Spring Season of Birth and Crohn's Disease.
Shaw SY, Nugent Z, Targownik LE, Blanchard JF, et al.

 

Circumstances, Experiences and Processes Surrounding Women's Entry Into Sex Work in India.
McClarty LM, Bhattacharjee P, Blanchard JF, Lorway RR, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Moses S, Becker ML, et al.

 

Demographic Changes and Trends in Risk Behaviours, HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Female Sex Workers in Bangalore, India Involved in a Focused HIV Preventive Intervention.
Jayaraman GC, Kumar S, Isac S, Bhattacharjee P, Moses S, Blanchard JF, et al.

 

Distinguishing sources of HIV transmission from the distribution of newly acquired HIV infections: why is it important for HIV prevention planning?
Mishra S, Pickles M, Blanchard JF, et al.

 

DECEMBER 2013
Medical Male Circumcision and HSV-2 Acquisition: Post-Trial Surveillance in Kisumu, Kenya.
Mehta SD, Moses S, Agot K, et al.

NOVEMBER 2013
Beyond internalized stigma: daily moralities and subjectivity among self-identified kothis in Karnataka, South India.
Thompson LH, Khan S, du Plessis E, et al.

 

The incidence and prevalence of multiple sclerosis in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Marrie RA, Fisk JD, Stadnyk KJ, et al.

 

OCTOBER 2013

Exploring the Implications of small-Area Variation in the Incidence of Multiple Sclerosis.
Green C, Yu BN, Marrie RA.

 

JULY 2013

Dynamics Analysis of a Multi-strain Cholera Model with an Imperfect Vaccine.
Safi MA, Melesse DY, Gumel AB

 

MAY 2013

Using geographical mapping of key vulnerable populations to control the spread of HIV epidemics.
Emmanuel F, Isac S, Blanchard JF.

 

Degree and correlates of sexual mixing in female sex workers in Karnataka, India.
Mahapatra B, Lowndes CM, Gurav K, et al.

 

Informal confidential voting interviewing in a sexual risk assessment of men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgenders (hijra) in Bangalore, India.
Phillips AE, Molitor J, Boily MC, Lowndes CM, Gurav K, Blanchard J, Alary M.
 

Inflammatory bowel disease and the risk of fracture after controlling for FRAX.
Targownik LE, Bernstein CN, Nugent Z, et al.

 

APRIL 2013

Factors Associated with Risky Sexual Practices among Female Sex Workers in Karnataka, India.
Mahapatra B, Lowndes CM, Mohanty SK, et al.

 

Patterns and trends in Pakistan's heterogeneous HIV epidemic.
Reza T, Melesse DY, Shafer LA, et al.

 

Heterogeneity of characteristics, structure, and dynamics of male and hijra sex workers in selected cities of Pakistan.
Thompson LH, Salim M, Baloch CR, et al.

 

MARCH 2013

Community mobilization, empowerment and HIV prevention among female sex workers in south India.
Blanchard AK, Mohan HL, Shahmanesh M, et al.

 

Sexual behaviour and less frequent bathing are associated with higher human papillomavirus incidence in a cohort study of uncircumcised Kenyan men.
Backes DM, Snijders PJ, Hudgens MG, Bailey RC, Bogaarts M, Agot K, Agingu W, Moses S, Meijer CJ, Smith JS.
 

Positive Impact of a large-scale HIV prevention program among female sex workers and clients in Karnataka state, India.
Boily MC, Pickles M, Lowndes CM,

 

The influence of target and patient characteristics on the volume obtained from cone beam CT in lung stereotactic body radiation therapy.
Liu HW, Khan R, D'Ambrosi R,

 

Association between Early Childhood Otitis Media and Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: An Exploratory Population-Based Analysis.
Shaw SY, Blanchard JF, Bernstein CN.

 

Inflammatory Bowel Disease has a small effect on Bone Mineral Density and Risk for Osteoporosis.
Targownik LE, Bernstein CN, Nugent Z,

 

FEBRUARY 2013

Extra-couple HIV transmission in sub-Saharan Africa: a mathematical modelling study of survey data.
Bellan SE, Fiorella KJ, Melesse DY, Getz WM, Williams BG, Dushoff J.

 

Population-level impact of Avahan in Karnataka state, south India using multilevel statistical modelling techniques.
Banadur P, Mahajan U, Potty SR, Isac S, Duchesne T, Abdous B, Ramesh BM, Moses S, Alary M.

 

Female Sex Worker Client Behaviors Lead to Condom Breakage: A Prospective Telephone-Based Survey in Bangalore, South India.
Bradley J, Rajaram S, Moses S, Gowda GC, Pushpalatha R, Ramesh BM, Isac S, Boily MC, Lobo A, Gowda H, Alary M.

 

Differences Between Seven Measures of Self-Reported Numbers of Clients of Female Sex Workers in Southern India: Implications for Individual-and Population-Level Analysis.
Deering KN, Vickerman P, Pickles M, Moses S, Blanchard JF, Ramesh BM, Isac S, Boily MC.

 

Violence and HIV risk among female sex workers in Southern India.
Deering KN, Bhattacharjee P, Mohan HL, Bradley J, Shannon K, Boily MC, Ramesh BM, Isac S, Moses S, Blanchard J.

Mental comorbidity and multiple sclerosis: validating administrative data to support population-based surveillance.
Marrie RA, Fisk JD, Yu BN, Leung S, Elliott L, Caetano P, Warren S, Evans C, Wolfson C, Svenson LW, Tremlett H, Blanchard JF, Patten SB

 

Sexual behaviour, structural vulnerabilities and HIV prevalence among female sex workers in Pakistan.
Mishra S, Thompson LH, Sonia A, Khalid N, Emmanuel F, Blanchard JF.

 

JANUARY 2013

Response to 'Herpes simplex virus type-2 (HSV-2) assay specificity and male circumcision to reduce HSV-2 acquisition.
Mehta SD, Moses S, Parker CB, Agot K, Maclean I, Bailey RC.

 

Geographical and temporal variation of injection drug users in Pakistan.
Archibald CP, Shaw SY, Emmanuel F, Otho S, Reza T, Altaf A, Musa N, Thompson LH, Blanchard, JF

 

Risky Behaviors among HIV-Positive Female Sex Workers in Northern Karnataka, India.
Jadhav A, Bhattacharjee P, Raghavendra T, Blanchard J, Moses S, Isac S, Halli SS.

 

New in the Journal: "The Real World of STD Prevention".
Rietmeijer CA, Aral SO, Blanchard JF, Schachter J.

Second generation HIV surveillance in Pakistan: policy challenges and opportunities.
Munro M, Holte-McKenzie M, Ahmed S, Archibald CP, Blanchard JF, Thompson LH.

 

Translating knowledge from Pakistan's second generation surveillance system to other global contexts.
Adrien A, Thompson LH, Archibald CP, Sandstrom PA, Munro M, Emmanuel F, Blanchard JF.

 

DECEMBER 2012
The Intersection between Sex Work and Reproductive Health in Northern Karnataka, India: Identifying Gaps and Opportunities in the Context of HIV Prevention.
Becker M, Ramanaik S, Halli S, Blanchard JF, Raghavendra T, Bhattacharjee P, Moses S, Avery L, Mishra S.

The Female Sex Work Industry in a District of India in the Context of HIV Prevention.
Buzdugan R, Halli SS, Hiremath JM, Jayanna K, Raghavendra T, Moses S, Blanchard J, Scambler G, Cowan F.

High rates of physician services utilization at least five years before multiple sclerosis diagnosis.
Marrie RA, Yu N, Wei Y, Elliott L, Blanchard J.

NOVEMBER 2012
HIV-1 clade D is associated with increased rates of CD4 decline in a Kenyan cohort.
McKinnon LR, Nagelkerke NJ, Kaul R, Shaw SY, Capina R, Luo M, Kariri A, Apidi W, Kimani M, Wachihi C, Jaoko W, Anzala AO, Kimani J, Ball TB, Plummer FA.

OCTOBER 2012

Is HIV prevalence declining in southern India? Evidence from two rounds of general population surveys in Bagalkot District, Karnataka.
Potty RS, Bradley JE, Ramesh BM, Isac S, Washington RG, Moses S, Blanchard JF, Becker ML, Alary M.

Personal, interpersonal and structural challenges to accessing HIV testing, treatment and care services among female sex workers, men who have sex with men and transgenders in Karnataka state, south India.
Beattie TS, Bhattacharjee P, Suresh M, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Moses S.

The utility of administrative data for surveillance of comorbidity in multiple sclerosis: A validation study.
Marrie RA, Yu BN, Leung S, Elliott L, Caetano P, Warren S, Wolfson C, Patten SB, Svenson LW, Tremlett H, Fisk J, Blanchard JF.

Understanding out-migration among female sex workers in South India.
Banandur P, Ramanaik S, Manhart LE, Buzdugan R, Mahapatra B, Isac S, Halli SS, Washington RG, Moses S, Blanchard JF.

SEPTEMBER 2012

Characterizing sexual histories of women before formal sex-work in south India from a cross-sectional survey: implications for HIV/STI prevention.
Mishra S, Ramanaik S, Blanchard JF, Halli S, Moses S, Raghavendra T, Bhattacharjee P, Lorway R, Becker M.

Rising prevalence of vascular comorbidities in multiple sclerosis: validation of administrative definitions for diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia.
Marrie RA, Yu BN, Leung S, Elliott L, Caetano P, Warren S, Wolfson C, Patten SB, Svenson LW, Tremlett H, Fisk J, Blanchard JF.

Outpatient prescription practices in rural township health centers in Sichuan Province, China.
Jiang Q, Yu BN, Ying G, Liao J, Gan H, Blanchard J, Zhang J.

Vaccine-Relevant Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infections and Future Acquisition of High-Risk HPV Types in Men.
Rositch AF, Hudgens MG, Backes DM, Moses S, Agot K, Nyagaya E, Snijders PJ, Meijer CJ, Bailey RC, Smith JS.

AUGUST 2012

Direct medical cost of managing IBD patients: A Canadian population-based study.
Bernstein CN, Longobardi T, Finlayson G, Blanchard JF.

Increasing access and ownership of clinical services at an HIV prevention project for sex workers in Mysore, India.
Dixon V, Reza-Paul S, D'Souza FM, O'Neil J, O'Brien N, Lorway R.

The incidence and prevalence of thyroid disease do not differ in the multiple sclerosis and general populations: a validation study using administrative data.
Marrie RA, Yu BN, Leung S, Elliott L, Warren S, Wolfson C, Tremlett H, Fisk J, Blanchard J.

JULY 2012

Gastrointestinal symptoms before and udring menses in women wth IBD.
Bernstein MT, Graff LA, Targownik LE, Downing K, Shafer LA, Rawsthorne P, Bernstein CN, Avery L.

JUNE 2012

A Kenyan newspaper analysis of the limitations of voluntary medical male circumcision and the importance of sustained condom use.
Muzyka CN, Thompson LH, Bombak AE, Driedger SM, Lorway R.

Circumcision status and incident HSV-2 infection, genital ulcer disease, and HIV infection.
Mehta SD, Moses S, Parker CB, Agot K, Maclean I, Bailey RC.

The feasibility of using mobile phone technology for sexual behaviour research in a population vulnerable to HIV: a prospective survey with female sex workers in South India.
Bradley J, Ramesh BM, Rajaram S, Lobo A, Gurav K, Isac S, Chandra Shekhar Gowda G, Pushpalatha R, Moses S, Sunil KD, Alary M.

MAY 2012

Polling Booth Surveys: A Novel Approach for Reducing Social Desirability Bias in HIV-Related Behavioural Surveys in Resource-Poor Settings.
Lowndes CM, Jayachandran AA, Banandur P, Ramesh BM, Washington R, Sangameshwar BM, Moses S, Blanchard J, Alary M.

APRIL 2012

HIV-controllers are distinguished by chemoking expression progile and HIV-specific T cell proliferative potential.
Card CM, Keynan Y, Lojoie J, Bell CP, Dawood M, Becker M, Kasper K, Fowke KR.

Male circumcision is associated with a lower prevalence of human papillomavirus-associated penile lesions among Kenyan men.
Backes DM, Bleeker MC, Meijer CJ, Hudgens MG, Agot K, Bailey RC, Ndinya-Achola JO, Hayombe J, Hogewoning CJ, Moses S, Snijders PJ, Smith JS.

Medical ward admissions among HIV-positive patients in Winnipeg, Canada, 2003-10.
Thompson LH, Sochocki M, Friesen T, Bresler K, Keynan Y, Kasper K, Becker M.

Personal, interpersonal and structural challenges to accesing HIV testing, treatment and care services among female sex workers, men who have sex with men and transgenders in Karnataka state, south India.
Beattie TS, Bhattacharjee P, Suresh M, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Moses S.

The Effect of Medical Male Circumcision on Urogential Mycoplasma genitalium Among Men in Kisumu, Kenya.
Mehta SD, Gaydos C, Maclean I, Odoyo-June E, Moses S, Agunda L, Quinn N, Bailey RC.

The Program Science initiative: improving the planning, implementation and evaluation of HIV/STI prevention programmes.
Aral SO, Blanchard JF.

Why do condoms break? A study of female sex workers in Bangalore, south India.
Bradley J, Rajaram SP, Moses S, Boily MC, Ramesh BM, Isac S, Lobo A, Chandrashekhar Gowda G, Pushpalatha R, Gurav K, Kumar S, Washington R, Pickles M, Alary M.

Factors Associated with Sexual Violence against Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transgendered Individuals in Karnataka, India.
Shaw SY, Lorway RR, Deering KN, Avery L, Mohan HL, Bhattacharjee P, Reza-Paul S, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Washington R, Moses S, Blanchard JF.

HIV Epidemic Appraisals for Assisting in the Design of Effective Prevention Programmes: Shifting the Paradigm Back to Basics.
Mishra S, Sgaier SK, Thompson LH, Moses S, Ramesh BM, Alary M, Wilson D, Blanchard JF.

FEBRUARY 2012

Circumcision status and incident HSV-2 infection, genital ulcer disease, and HIV infection.
Mehta SD, Moses S, Parker CB, Agot K, Maclean I, Bailey RC.

JANUARY 2012

Rates and determinants of HIV-attributable mortality among rural female sex workers in northern Karnataka, India.
Becker ML, Mishra S, Satyanarayana, Gurav K, Doshi M, Buzdugan R, Pis G, Halli S, Moses S, Avery L, Washington RG, Blanchard JF.

Sex worker-led structural interventions in India: A case study on addressing violence in HIV prevention through the Ashodaya Samithi collective in Mysore.
Reza-Paul S, Lorway R, O'Brien N, Lazarus L, Jain J, Bhagya M, Mary PF, Venukumar KT, Raviprakash KN, Baer J, Steen R.

DECEMBER 2011

A dose-response relationship between exposure to a large-scale HIV preventive intervention and consisten condom use with different sexual partners of female sex workers in southern India.
Deering KN, Boily MC, Lowndes CM, Shoveller J, Tyndall MW, Vickerman P, Bradley J, Gurav K, Pickles M, Moses S, Ramesh BM, Washington R, Rajaram S, Alary M.

Changes in HIV knowledge, and socio-cultural and sexual attitudes in south India from 2003-2009.
Bradley J, Rajaram S, Moses S, Bhattacharjee P, Lobo AM, Ramesh B, Washington R, Alary M.

Condom use within non-commercial partnerships of female sex workers in southern India.
Deering KN, Bhattacharjee P, Bradley J, Moses SS, Shannon K, Shaw SY, Washington R, Lowndes CM, Boily MC, Ramesh BM, Rajaram S, Gurav K, Alary M.

 

Determinants of condom breakage among female sex workers in Karnataka, India.
Bradley J, Rajaram S, Alary M, Isac S, Washington R, Moses S, Ramesh B.

Heterogeneity of the HIV epidemic in the general population of Karnataka State, South India.
Banandur P, Rajaram SP, Mahagaonkar SB, Bradley J, Ramesh BM, Washington RG, Blanchard JF, Moses S, Lowndes CM, Alary M.

Prevalence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among clients of female sex workers in Karnataka, India: a cross-sectional study.
Shaw SY, Deering KN Reza-Paul S, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Washington R, Moses S, Blanchard JF.

Relationship between reported prior condom use and current self-perceived risk of acquiring HIV among mobile female sex workers in southern India.
Jain AK, Saggurti N, Mahapatra B, Sebastian MP, Modugu HR, Halli SS, Verma RK.

NOVEMBER 2011

Factors associated with repeat visits among clients attending a clinic for sexually transmitted infections in Kisumu, Kenya.
Pultorak E, Odoyo-June E, Hayombe J, Opiyo F, Odongo W, Ogollah JA, Moses S, Bailey RC, Mehta SD.

Multiple Human Papillomavirus Infections and Type Competition in Men.
Rositch AF, Poole C, Hudgens MG, Agot K, Nyagaya E, Moses S, Snijders PJ, Meijer CJ, Bailey RC, Smith JS.

OCTOBER 2011

An integrated structural intervention to reduce vulnerability to HIV and sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Karnataka state, South India.
Gunani V, Beattie TS, Bhattacharjee P, Team C, Mohan HL, Maddur S, Washington R, Isaac S, Ramesh BM, Moses S, Blanchard JF.

SEPTEMBER 2011

Female Sex Worker Typology: Too Complicated to Be Used Pragmatically.
Buzdugan R, Copas A, Moses S, Blanchard J, Isac S, Ramesh BM, Washington R, Halli SS, Cowan FM.

The Drayang Girls of Thimphu: Sexual Network Formation, Transactional Sex and Emerging Modernities in Bhutan.
Lorway R, Dorji G, Bradley J, Ramesh BM, Isaac S, Blanchard J.

Motivations For Entry Into Sex Work and HIV Risk Among Mobile Female Sex Workers in India.
Saggurti N, Verma RK, Halli SS, Swain SN, Singh R, Modugu HR, Ramarao S, Mahapatra B, Jain AK.

Sex in the city: Privacy-making practices, spatialized intimacies and the environmental risks of men-who-have-sex-with-men in South India.
Lorway R, Hwang SD, Reza-Paul S, Psha A, Rahman SH, Moses S, Blanchard J.

Association Between the Use of Antibiotics and New Diagnoses of Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.
Shaw SY, Blanchard JF, Bernstein CN.

Response to Riyaz et al.
Bernstein CN, Nugent Z, Blanchard JF.

JULY 2011

Outcomes in Crohn's Disease Improved From 1988 to 2008, Associated With Increased Specialist Care.
Nguyen GC, Nugent Z, Shaw S, Bernstein CN.

 

MAY 2011

Emergence of Quinolone-Resistance and Cephalosporin MIC Creep in Neisseria Gonorrhoeae in a Cohort of Young Men in Kisumu, Kenya: 2002-2009.
Mehta SD, Maclean I, Ndinya-Achola JO, Moses S, Martin I, Ronald A, Agunda L, Murugu R, Bailey RC, Melendez J, Zenilman JM.

Female Sex Worker Typology: Too Complicated to be Used Pragmatically.
Buzdugan R, Copas A, Moses S, Blanchard J, Isaac S, Ramesh BM, Washington R, Halli SS, Cowan FM.

APRIL 2011

5-Aminosalicylate is Not Chemoprophylactic for Colorectal Cancer in IBD: A Population Based Study.
Bernstein CN, Nugent Z, Blanchard JF.

MARCH 2011

Circumcision Denialism Unfounded and Unscientific.
Banerjee J, Lausner JD, Halperin DT, Wamai R, Schoen EJ, Moses S, Morris BJ, Bailis SA, Venter F, Martinson N, Coates TJ, Gray G, Bowa K.

FEBRUARY 2011

Program Science: An Initiative To Improve the Planning, Implementation and Evaluation of HIV/Sexually Transmitted Infection Prevention Programmes.
Blanchard JF, Aral SO.

The Descriptive Epidemiology of Male Sex Workers in Pakistan: A Biological and Behavioural Examination.
Shaw SY, Emmanuel F, Adrien A, Holte-McKenzie M, Archibald CP, Sandstrom P, Blanchard JF.

Modelling the Interactions Between Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 and HIV: Implications For the HIV Epidemic in Southern India.
Foss AM, Vickerman PT, Mayaud P, Weiss HA, Ramesh BM, Reza-Paul S, Washington R, Blanchard J, Moses S, Lowndes CM, Alary M, Watts CH.

JANUARY 2011

Confronting Structural Violence in Sex Work: Lessons From a Community-Led HIV Prevention Project in Mysore, India.
Argento E, Reza-Paul S, Lorway R, Jain J, Bhagya M, Fathima M, Sreeram SV, Hafeezur RS, O'Neil J.

Morbidity Profiles of People Living with HIV/AIDS in Urban and Rural Inpatient and Outpatient Settings in Karnataka, South India.
Rose JM, Washington R, Krishnamurthy J, Pise G, Perumpil M, Gurnani V, Moses S.

DECEMBER 2010

From Individuals to Complex Systems: Exploring the Sexual Networks of Men Who Have Sex With Men in Three Cities in Karnataka State, India.
Lorway R, Shaw SY, Hwang SD, Reza-Paul S, Pasha A, Wylie JL, Moses S, Blanchard JF.

 

Emergent Properties and Structural Patterns in Sexually Transmitted Infection and HIV Research.
Blanchard JF, Aral SO.

Overview: The Role of Emergent Properties of Complex Systems in the Epidemiology and Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Infections Including HIV Infection.
Aral SO, Leichliter JS, Blanchard JF.

Association Between the Use of Antibiotics in the First Year of Life and Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Shaw SY, Blanchard JF, Bernstein CN.

What Do We Know About Sexual and Reproductive Health of Adolescents in Europe?
Avery L, Lazdane G.

A Numbers Game: Collecting Data on Maternal and Neonatal Health in the WHO European Region.
Avery L.

NOVEMBER 2010

 

Factors Associated With Numbers of Client Partners of Female Sex Workers Across Five Districts in South India.
Deering, KN, Tyndall MW, Shoveller J, Moses S, Blanchard JF, Shaw S, Ramesh BM, Isaac S, Boily MC.

Widow Inheritance and HIV Prevalence in Bondo District, Kenya: Baseline Results From a Prospective Cohort Study.
Agot KE, Vander Stoep A, Tracy M, Obare BA, Bukusi EA, Ndinya-Achola JO, Moses S, Weiss NS.

SEPTEMBER 2010

A Population-Based Study of Health-Care Resource Use Among Infliximab Users.
Nugent Z, Blanchard JF, Bernstein CN.

Estimated Cumulative Incidence of Pandemic (H1N1) Influenza Among Pregnant Women During the First Wave of the 2009 Pandemic.
Mahmud SM, Becker M, Keynan Y, Elliott L, Thompson LH, Fowke K, Avery L, Van Caeseele P, Harlos S, Blanchard J, Dawood M.
 
AUGUST 2010

Violence Against Female Sex Workers in Karnataka State, South India: Impact on Health, and Reductions in Violence Following an Intervention Program.
Beattie TS, Bhattacharjee P, Ramesh BM, Gurnani V, Anthony J, Isaac S, Mohan HL, Ramakrishnan A, Wheeler T, Bradley J, Blanchard JF, Moses S.
 
Discrepancies Between the Self-Reporting of STI Preventive Care and the Actual Care Provided By Male Doctors to Male Patients in Karnataka, India.
Mignone J, Washington R, Ramesh BM, Blanchard JF, Rajaretnam T, Moses S.
 
JULY 2010

Circumcision and Reduced Risk of Self-Reported Penile Coital Injuries: Results From a Randomized Controlled Trial in Kisumu, Kenya.
Mehta SD, Krieger JN, Agot K, Moses S, Ndinya-Achola JO, Parker C, Bailey RC.
 
Increased Risk for Hepatitis C Associated With Solvent Use Among Canadian Aboriginal Injection Drug Users.
Shaw SY, Deering KN, Jolly AM, Wylie JL.