Carl Kendall
Tulane University
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#2Mark Drew Crosland Guimarães (UFMG: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais)H-Index: 25
Last. Ligia Regina Franco Sansigolo Kerr (UFC: Federal University of Ceará)H-Index: 17
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The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence and factors associated with unprotected receptive anal intercourse (URAI), stratified by age (18–24 or 25 + years old), in a sample of 4,129 MSM recruited by respondent driven sampling in 12 Brazilian cities in 2016. The prevalence of URAI was higher among younger MSM (41.9% vs 29.7%) (p < 0.01). Multivariate analysis indicated that perception of risk, sexual identity, self-rated health status, and having commercial sex were associated with UR...
#1Olivier Robineau (University of Paris)
#1Olivier Robineau (University of Paris)H-Index: 3
Last. Pierre-Yves Boëlle (University of Paris)H-Index: 48
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Respondent Driven Sampling study (RDS) is a population sampling method developed to study hard-to-reach populations. A sample is obtained by chain-referral recruitment in a network of contacts within the population of interest. Such self-selected samples are not representative of the target population and require weighing observations to reduce estimation bias. Recently, the Network Model-Assisted (NMA) method was described to compute the required weights. The NMA method relies on modeling the u...
BACKGROUND: In 2016, approximately 42,000 women were incarcerated in Brazil. The objectives of this study were to measure the lifetime prevalence of syphilis and sociodemographic and behavior correlates of antibody positivity among female prisoners in Brazil. METHODS: We conducted a cross-sectional survey of 1327 incarcerated women in 2014 to 2015 sampled through a multistage cluster design to represent the penitentiary system throughout Brazil. A rapid treponemal antibody test approved by the M...
#1Isabelle Silva Gama-Araujo (UFC: Federal University of Ceará)
#2José Gomes Bezerra Filho (UFC: Federal University of Ceará)H-Index: 9
Last. Roberto da Justa Pires Neto (UFC: Federal University of Ceará)H-Index: 5
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The present study aims to identify the prevalence of physical violence against female prisoners in Brazil, as well as related factors. This is a cross-sectional national survey conducted in 15 female prisons in five regions of Brazil selected in multiple stages. The following types of analysis were performed: univariate analysis; stratified analysis relating the outcome (suffer physical violence inside prison) to predictor variables, using the Pearson chi-square test; calculation of the Odds Rat...
#1Heather L. Storer (University of Louisville)H-Index: 6
#2Aubrey Spriggs Madkour (Tulane University)H-Index: 9
Last. Carl Kendall (Tulane University)H-Index: 34
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#1Aubrey Spriggs Madkour (Tulane University)H-Index: 9
#2Alison Swiatlo (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Last. David W. Seal (Tulane University)H-Index: 26
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Although teen dating violence victims’ reticence in seeking help from adults is well documented, little is known about youths’ comparative perceptions of the types of help offered by and effectiven...
#1Laio Magno (UFBA: Federal University of Bahia)H-Index: 3
#2Luís Augusto Vasconcelos da Silva (UFBA: Federal University of Bahia)H-Index: 4
Last. Inês Dourado (UFBA: Federal University of Bahia)H-Index: 27
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Introduction: Discrimination based on sexual orientation can influence vulnerability to HIV, increasing exposure to risky sexual behavior among men who have sex with men (MSM). Objectives: To analyze data using latent class analysis (LCA) to identify groups of individuals with specific patterns of discrimination based on sexual orientation (DSO). Methods: Cross-sectional study using respondent-driven sampling in 12 Brazilian cities in 2016. LCA was used to characterize discrimination among MSM b...
#1Mark Drew Crosland Guimarães (UFMG: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais)H-Index: 25
#2Laio Magno (UFBA: Federal University of Bahia)H-Index: 3
Last. Ligia Regina Franco Sansigolo Kerr (UFC: Federal University of Ceará)H-Index: 17
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High level of HIV/AIDS knowledge is required for an effective adoption of preventive strategies.
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#2Carl KendallH-Index: 34
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