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These peer-reviewed STD-related papers from 2013-2015 reflect the diverse specialties that each scientist brings to the Center.
(Updated 11/12/2015)

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Hsieh YH, Holtgrave DR, Peterson S, Gaydos CA, Rothman RE. Novel emergency department registration kiosk for HIV screening is cost-effective. AIDS Care. 2015 Oct 18:1-4. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:26477440.

Habel MA, Scheinmann R, Verdesoto E, Gaydos C, Bertisch M, Chiasson MA. Exploring pharmacy and home-based sexually transmissible infection testing. Sex Health. 2015 Sep 28. doi: 10.1071/SH15031. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:26409484.

Orlando MS, Rothman RE, Woodfield A, Gauvey-Kern M, Peterson S, Miller T, Hill PM, Gaydos CA, Hsieh YH. Public Health Information Delivery in the Emergency Department: Analysis of a Kiosk-Based Program. J Emerg Med. 2015 Sep 21. pii: S0736-4679(15)00698-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.06.075. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:26403985.

Gaydos CA, Jett-Goheen M, Barnes M, Dize L, Barnes P, Hsieh YH. Use of a risk quiz to predict infection for sexually transmitted infections: a retrospective analysis of acceptability and positivity. Sex Transm Infect. 2015 Aug 18. pii: sextrans-2015-052058. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2015-052058. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 26285773.

Magidson JF, Li X, Mimiaga MJ, Moore AT, Srithanaviboonchai K, Friedman RK, Limbada M, Hughes JP, Cummings V, Gaydos CA, Elharrar V, Celentano D, Mayer KH, Safren SA. Antiretroviral Medication Adherence and Amplified HIV Transmission Risk Among Sexually Active HIV-Infected Individuals in Three Diverse International Settings. AIDS Behav. 2015 Aug 6. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 26246068.

Sutcliffe S, Alderete JF, Neace C, Joyce PA, Gaydos CA, Huth JI, Mucci LA, Signorello LB. Persistence of Trichomonas vaginalis serostatus in men over time. Cancer Causes Control. 2015 Jul 30. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:2 6223890. PMCID:PMC4567958 [Available on 2016-10-01].

Cunha CB, Friedman RK, de Boni RB, Gaydos C, Guimarães MR, Siqueira BH, Cardoso SW, Chicayban L, Coutinho JR, Yanavich C, Veloso VG, Grinsztejn B. Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and syphilis among men who have sex with men in Brazil. BMC Public Health. 2015 Jul 21;15:686. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2002-0. PMID: 26195002PMCID: PMC4509695.

Herrmann B, Isaksson J, Ryberg M, Tångrot J, Saleh I, Versteeg B, Gravningen K, Bruisten S. Global Multilocus Sequence Type Analysis of Chlamydia trachomatis Strains from 16 Countries. J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Jul;53(7):2172-9. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00249-15. Epub 2015 Apr 29. PMID: 25926497. PMCID: PMC4473235 [Available on 2016-01-01].

Kuder M, Jett-Goheen M, Dize L, Barnes M, Gaydos CA. Evaluation of a new website design for iwantthekit for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and trichomonas screening. Sex Transm Dis. 2015 May;42(5):243-5. doi: 10.109777/OLQ.0000000000000270. PMID: 25868135. PMCID: PMC4396654 [Available on 2016-05-01].

Charurat ME, Emmanuel B, Akolo C, Keshinro B, Nowak RG, Kennedy S, Orazulike I, Ake J, Njoku O, Baral S, Blattner W; TRUST Study Group. Uptake of treatment as prevention for HIV and continuum of care among HIV-positive men who have sex with men in Nigeria. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015 Mar 1;68 Suppl 2:S114-23. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000439. PMID: 25723975.

Stahl JE, McGowan H, DiResta E, Gaydos CA, Klapperich C, Parrish J, Korte B. Systems Engineering and Point of Care Testing: Report from the NIBIB POCT/Systems Engineering Workshop. Point Care. 2015 Mar;14(1):12-24. PMID: 25750593. PMCID: PMC4349191 [Available on 2016-03-01].

Hesse EA, Widdice LE, Patterson-Rose SA, St Cyr S, Dize L, Gaydos CA. Feasibility and acceptability of point-of-care testing for sexually transmissible infectioins among men and women in mobile van setting. Sex Health. 2014 Dec 22. doi: 10.1071/SH14132. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 25528213. PMCID: PMC4476952 [Available on 2016-06-22].

Blake DR, Spielberg F, Levy V, Lensing S, Wolff PA, Venkatasubramanian L, Acevedo N, Padian N, Chattopadhyay I, Gaydos CA. Could home sexually transmitted infection specimen collection with e-prescription be a cost-effective strategy for clinical trials and clinical care? Sex Transm Dis. 2015 Jan;42(1):13-9. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000221. PMID: 25504295. PMCID: PMC4276035 [Available on 2016-01-01].

Dize L, West SK, Mkocha H, Quinn TC, Gaydos CA. Evaluation of pooled ocular and vaginal swabs by the Cepheid GeneXpert CT/NG assay for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae compared to the GenProbe Aptima Combo 2 Assay. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2015 Feb;81(2):102-4. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2014.11.010. Epub 2014 Nov 27. PMID: 25497459. PMCID: PMC4383745.

Sutcliffe S, Till C, Jenkins FJ, Gaydos CA, Goodman PJ, Hoque AM, Hsing AW, Thompson IM, Nelson WG, De Marzo AM, Platz EA. Prospective study of human herpesvirus type 8 serostatus and prostate cancer risk in the placebo arm of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial. Cancer Causes Control. 2015 Jan;26(1):35-44. doi: 10.1007/s10552-014-0480-5. Epub 2014 Oct 31. PMID: 25359302. PMCID: PMC4282945 [Available on 2016-01-01].

Spielberg F, Levy V, Lensing S, Chattopadhyay I, Venkatasubramanian L, Acevedo N, Wolff P, Callabresi D, Philip S, Lopez TP, Padian N, Blake DR, Gaydos CA. Fully integrated e-services for prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of sexually transmitted infections: results of a 4-county study in California. Am J Public Health. 2014 Dec;104(12):2313-20. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.302302. Epub 2014 Oct 16. PMID: 25320878. PMCID: PMC4232160 [Available on 2015-12-01] .

Hsieh YH, Gauvey-Kern M, Peterson S, Woodfield A, Deruggiero K, Gaydos CA, Rothman RE. An emergency department registration kiosk can increase HIV screening in high risk patients. J Telemed Telecare. 2014 Dec;20(8):454-9. doi: 10.1177/1357633X14555637. Epub 2014 Oct 14. PMID: 25316041. PMCID: PMC4382125.

Tingey L, Strom R, Hastings R, Parker A, Barlow A, Rompalo A, Gaydos C. Self-administered sample collection for screening of sexually transmitted infection among reservation-based American Indian youth. Int J STD AIDS. 2014 Sep 15. pii: 0956462414552139. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:2 5228666. PMCID: PMC4382450 [Available on 2016-03-15].

Miranda AE, Pinto VM, Gaydos CA. Trichomonas vaginalis infection among young pregnant women in Brazil. Braz J Infect Dis. 2014 Nov-Dec;18(6):669-71. doi: 10.1016/j.bjid.2014.07.002. Epub 2014 Aug 30. PMID: 25181400. PMCID: PMC4378618.

Hathorn E, Ng A, Page M, Hodson J, Gaydos C, Ross JD. A service evaluation of the Gen-Probe APTIMA nucleic acid amplification test for Trichomonas vaginalis: should it change whom we screen for infection? Sex Transm Infect. 2015 Mar;91(2):81-6. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2014-051514. Epub 2014 Aug 28. PMID: 25170162. PMCID: PMC4396822.

Patel EU, Frank MA, Hsieh YH, Rothman RE, Baker AE, Kraus CK, Shahan J, Gaydos CA, Kelen GD, Quinn TC, Laeyendecker O. Prevalence and factors associated with herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in patients attending a Baltimore City emergency department. PLoS One. 2014 Jul 18;9(7):e102422. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0102422. eCollection 2014. PMID: 25036862. PMCID: PMC4103852.

Orlando MS, Rothman RE, Woodfield A, Gauvey-Kern M, Peterson S, Hill PM, Gaydos CA, Hsieh YH. Kiosks as tools for health information sharing: exploratory analysis of a novel ED program. Am J Emerg Med. 2014 Jul;32(7):797-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2014.04.025. Epub 2014 Apr 16. PMID: 24833098. PMCID: PMC4112582.

Papp JR, Schachter J, Gaydos CA, Van Der Pol B. Recommendations for the laboratory-based detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae --2014. MMWR Recomm Rep. 2014 Mar 14;63(RR-02):1-19. PMID: 24622331. PMCID: PMC4047970.

Ladd J, Hsieh YH, Barnes M, Quinn N, Jett-Goheen M, Gaydos CA. Female users of internet-based screening for rectal STIs: descriptive statistics and correlates of positivity. Sex Transm Infect. 2014 Sep;90(6):485-90. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2013-051167. Epub 2014 Mar 6. PMID: 24604333. PMCID: PMC4134381.

Mayer KH, Wang L, Koblin B, Mannheimer S, Magnus M, del Rio C, Buchbinder S, Wilton L, Cummings V, Watson CC, Piwowar-Manning E, Gaydos C, Eshleman SH, Clarke W, Liu TY, Mao C, Griffith S, Wheeler D; HPTN061 Protocol Team. Concomitant socioeconomic, behavioral, and biological factors associated with the disproportionate HIV infection burden among Black men who have sex with men in 6 U.S. cities. PLoS One. 2014 Jan 31;9(1):e87298. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0087298. eCollection 2014. PMID: 24498067. PMCID: PMC3909083.

Gaydos C, Hardick J. Point of care diagnostics for sexually transmitted infections: perspectives and advances. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2014 Jun;12(6):657-72. doi: 10.1586/14787210.2014.880651. Epub 2014 Feb 3. PMID: 24484215. PMCID: PMC4065592.

Gaydos CA. Review of use of a new rapid real-time PCR, the Cepheid GeneXpert® (Xpert) CT/NG assay, for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae: results for patients while in a clinical setting. Expert Rev Mol Diagn. 2014 Mar;14(2):135-7. doi: 10.1586/14737159.2014.871495. Epub 2014 Jan 23. PMID: 24450867. PMCID: PMC4061495.

Van der Pol B, Williams JA, Taylor SN, Cammarate CL, Rivers CA, Body BA, Nye M, Fuller D, Schwebke JR, Barnes M, Gaydos CA. Trichomonas vaginalis DNA detection using self-obtained vaginal swabs with the BD ProbeTec Qx Assay on the BD Viper System. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Mar;52(3):885-9. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02966-13. Epub 2014 Jan 3. PMID: 24391200. PMCID: PMC3957762.

Tobian AA, Gaydos C, Gray RH, Kigozi G, Serwadda D, Quinn N, Grabowski MK, Musoke R, Ndyanabo A, Nalugoda F, Wawer MJ, Quinn TC. Male circumcision and Mycoplasma genitalium infection in female partners: a randomised trial in Rakai, Uganda. Sex Transm Infect. 2014 Mar;90(2):150-4. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2013-051293. Epub 2013 Nov 20. PMID: 24259189. PMCID: PMC4018720.

Rothman RE, Gauvey-Kern M, Woodfield A, Peterson S, Tizenberg B, Kennedy J, Bush D, Locke W, Gaydos CA, Deruggiero K, Hsieh YH. Streamlining HIV testing in the emergency department - leveraging kiosks to provide true universal screening: a usibility study. Telemed J E Health. 2014 Feb;20(2):122-7. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2013.0045. Epub 2013 Nov 8. PMID: 24205808. PMCID: PMC4066233.

Rompalo AM, Hsieh YH, Hogan T, Barnes M, Jett-Goheen M, Huppert JS, Gaydos CA. Point-of-care tests for sexually transmissible infections: what do 'end users' want? Sex Health. 2013 Dec;10(6):541-5. doi: 10.1071/SH13047. PMID: 24160838. PMCID: PMC4061493.

Gaydos CA, Solis M, Hsieh YH, Jett-Goheen M, Nour S, Rothman RE. Use of tablet-based kiosks in the emergency department to guide patient HIV self-testing with a point-of-care oral fluid test. Int J STD AIDS. 2013 Sep;24(9):716-21. doi: 10.1177/0956462413487321. Epub 2013 Jul 19. PMID: 23970610. PMCID: PMC3773057.

Gaydos CA, Barnes M, Jett-Goheen M, Quinn N, Whittle P, Hogan T, Hsieh YH. Characteristics and predictors of women who obtain rescreening for sexually transmitted infections using the screening program. Int J STD AIDS. 2013 Sep;24(9):736-44. doi: 10.1177/0956462413483252. Epub 2013 Jul 15. PMID: 23970594. PMCID: PMC3777605.

Abdolrasouli A, Croucher A, Roushan A, Gaydos CA. Bilateral conjunctivitis due to Trichomonas vaginalis without genital infection: an unusual presentation in an adult man. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Sep;51(9):3157-9. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01425-13. Epub 2013 Jul 10. PMID: 23843487. PMCID: PMC3754647.

Melendez JH, Huppert J, Jett-Goheen M, Hesse E, Quinn N, Gaydos CA, Geddes CD. Blinded evaluation of the microwave-accelerated metal-enhanced fluorescence (MAMEF) ultra-rapid and sensitive Chlamydia trachomatis test using clinical samples. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Sep;51(9):2913-20. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00980-13. Epub 2013 Jun 26.. PMID: 23804384PMCID: PMC3754671.

Pearce DM, Styles DN, Hardick JP, Gaydos CA. A new rapid molecular point-of-care assay for Trichomonas vaginalis: preliminary performance data. Sex Transm Infect. 2013 Sep;89(6):495-7. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2012-051000. Epub 2013 Apr 20. PMID:23605852. PMCID: PMC3748243.

Widdice L, Ma Y, Jonte J, Farhat S, Breland D, Shiboski S, Moscicki AB. Concordance and transmission of human papillomavirus within heterosexual couples observed over short intervals. J Infect Dis. 2013 Apr 15;207(8):1286-94. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit018. Epub 2013 Jan 14. PMID:23319742. PMCID: PMC3603534.

Ginocchio CC, Chapin K, Smith JS, Snook J, Hill CS, Aslanzadeh J, Gaydos CA. Response to "Implications of Trichomonas vaginalis Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing on Medical Training and Practice". J Clin Microbiol. 2013 May;51(5):1651. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00222-13. No abstract available. PMID:23592857. PMCID: PMC3647950.

Won H, Ramachandran P, Steece R, Van Der Pol B, Moncada J, Schachter J, Gaydos C. Is there evidence of the new variant Chlamydia trachomatis in the United States? Sex Transm Dis. 2013 May;40(5):352-3. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3182841786. PMID: 23588122.

Volck W, Ventress ZA, Herbenick D, Adams Hillard PJ, Huppert JS. Gynecologic knowledge is low in college men and women. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2013 Mar 19. doi:pii: S1083-3188(12)00279-3. 10.1016/j.jpag.2012.12.004. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23518361.

Huppert JS, Taylor RG, St Cyr S, Hesse EA, Reed JL. Point-of-care testing improves accuracy of STI care in an emergency department. Sex Transm Infect. 2013 Mar 7. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23471445.

Gaydos CA, Van Der Pol B, Jett-Goheen M, Barnes M, Quinn N, Clark C, Daniel GE, Dixon PB, Hook EW 3rd; The CT/NG Study Group. Performance of the Cepheid CT/NG Xpert Rapid PCR Test for the Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Mar 6. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23467600. PMCID:PMC3716060.

Gillespie GL, Reed J, Holland CK, Munafo JK, Ekstrand R, Britto MT, Huppert J. Pediatric emergency department provider perceptions of universal sexually transmitted infection screening. Adv Emerg Nurs J. 2013 Jan-Mar;35(1):76-86. doi: 10.1097/TME.0b013e31827eabe5. PMID: 23364408.

Huppert JS, Huang B, Chen C, Dawood HY, Fichorova RN. Clinical evidence for the role of Trichomonas vaginalis in regulation of secretory luekocyte protease inhibitor in the female genital tract. J Infect Dis. 2013 May;207(9):1462-70. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit039. Epub 2013 Jan 25. PMID: 23355743.

Huang W, Gaydos CA, Barnes MR, Jett-Goheen M, Blake DR. Comparative effectiveness of a rapid point-of-care test for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis among women in a clinical setting. Sex Transm Infect. 2012 Sep14. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 22984085. PMCID: PMC3671871.

Gaydos JC, McKee KT Jr, Gaydos CA. The changing landscape of controlling sexually transmitted infections in the U.S. military. MSMR. 2013 Feb;20(2):2-4. No abstract available. PMID: 23461302.

Kacker S, Frick KD, Gaydos CA, Tobian AA. Male circumcision cost-effective articles ignore methodological problems and ethical concerns - Reply. JAMA Pediatr. 2013 Feb 1;167(2):198-200. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.835. No abstract available. PMID: 23381458.

Gaydos CA, Barnes MR, Quinn N, Jett-Goheen M, Hsieh YH. Trichomonas vaginalis infection in men who submit self-collected penile swabs after internet recruitment. Sex Transm Infect. 2013 Jan 26. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:2 3354525.

Hodder SL, Justman J, Hughes JP, Wang J, Haley DF, Adimora AA, Del Rio C, Golin CE, Kuo I, Rompalo A, Soto-Torres L, Mannheimer SB, Johnson-Lewis L, Eshleman SH, El-Sadr WM; for the HIV Prevention Trials Network 064; the Women's HIV SeroIncidence Study Team. HIV acquisition among women from selected areas of the United States: A cohort study. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Jan 1;158(1):10-18. PMID: 23277896.

Coleman JS, Gaydos CA, Witter F. Trichomonas vaginalis vaginitis in obstetrics and gynecology practice: New concepts and controversies. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2013 Jan;68(1):43-50. doi: 10.1097/OGX.0b013e318279fb7d. PMID: 23322080. PMCID: PMC3586271.