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Submissions from 2010

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Effect of dai training on maternal and neonatal care: An operations research study, Peter C. Miller, Gul Rashida, Abdul Wajid, Zeba Tasneem, Lubna Mahmood, and Minhaj ul Haque

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Emergency contraception: Idea to program, Saumya RamaRao, John Townsend, and Sarah Raifman

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Encouraging abandonment of FGM/C among the Somali community in Wajir, Kenya, Population Council

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Endometrial effect of progesterone delivered by vaginal rings in estrogen-treated postmenopausal women, Gabriela Noe; Régine Sitruk-Ware; Fernando Zegers-Hochschild; Bruce Variano; Juan Carlos Montero; P. Arriagada; A. Li; Frank Z. Stanczyk; J.C. Felix; Daniel R. Mishell, Jr.; and Horacio B. Croxatto

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Executive summary: A step-by-step guide to strengthening sexual violence services in public health facilities, Jill Keesbury and Jill Thompson

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Expanded safety and acceptability of the candidate vaginal microbicide Carraguard® in South Africa, Lydia Altini, Kelly Blanchard, Nicol Coetzee, Alana de Kock, Christopher J. Elias, Charlotte Ellertson, Barbara Friedland, Anwar Hoosen, Heidi E. Jones, Peter H. Kilmarx, Mabitso Marumo, C. Elizabeth McGrory, Constance Monedi, Gugulethu Ndlovu, Bels Nkompala, Annalie Pistorius, Gita Ramjee, Mohlatlego Sebola, Annik Sorhaindo, Abigail Norris Turner, Kathryn Tweedy, Janneke van de Wijgert, Manuela M. Williams, and Beverly Winikoff

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Experience seeking abortion among unmarried young women in Bihar and Jharkhand, India: Delays and disadvantages, Shireen J. Jejeebhoy, Shveta Kalyanwala, A.J. Francis Zavier, Rajesh Kumar, and Nita Jha

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Explaining perceived ability among older people to provide care as a result of HIV and AIDS in South Africa, Hermien Boon, Shegs James, Robert A.C. Ruiter, Bart van den Borne, Eka Esu-Williams, and Priscilla Reddy

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Facility assessment report: Introducing pay-for-performance (P4P) approach to increase utilization of maternal, newborn, and child health services in Bangladesh, Md. Noorunnabi Talukder, Ubaidur Rob, Laila Rahman, Ismat Ara Hena, Farhana Akter, Mohammad Ataur Rahman, Md. Julkarnayeen, Md. Akteruzzaman, Md. Sohel Rana, and Ripa Ali

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Factors affecting enrolment of PLHIV into ART services in India, Avina Sarna, Damodar Bachani, Mary Philip Sebastian, Ruchi Sogarwal, and Madhusudana Battala

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Future demands for services from public health facilities in Uttar Pradesh, Population Council

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Future of family planning program in Bangladesh: Issues and challenges, Ubaidur Rob, Md. Noorunnabi Talukder, and A.K.M. Zafar Ullah Khan

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Geographic variations in inequities in access to sexual and reproductive health services, Adam Weiner

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Greenstar Social Marketing private-sector activities in PAIMAN project: Process evaluation of Greenstar Social Marketing initiatives to improve and expand maternal and newborn health services and coverage, Munir Afridi

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Guidelines for pilot study on introducing pay-for-performance (P4P) approach to increase utilization of maternal, newborn and child health services in Bangladesh, Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Population Council, and UNICEF

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Health Research for Development Initiative in Vietnam (HRDI): Impact evaluation results, Katherine Williams, Meiwita P. Budiharsana, and Nguyen Thi Phuong Lan

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High-risk sex among mobile female sex workers in the context of jatras (religious festivals) in Karnataka, India, Shiva S. Halli, Raluca Buzdugan, Stephen Moses, James Blanchard, Anrudh K. Jain, Ravi K. Verma, and Niranjan Saggurti

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HIV genital shedding and safety of Carraguard use by HIV-infected women: A crossover trial in Thailand, Catherine A. McLean, Janneke van de Wijgert, Heidi E. Jones, John M. Karon, Janet M. McNicholl, Sara J. Whitehead, Sarah Braunstein, Jullapong Achalapong, Supaporn Chaikummao, Jordan W. Tappero, Lauri Markowitz, and Peter H. Kilmarx

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HIV/STI risk among male Mexican immigrants in Dallas, Texas: Findings from a pilot study, Kate S. Wilson, Elizabeth Eggleston, Claudia Diaz, and Sandra G. Garcia

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Horizons: Looking back, moving forward, Naomi Rutenberg and Deborah Weiss

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Implementation of clinic-based modified-directly observed therapy (m-DOT) for ART: Experiences in Mombasa, Kenya, Paul Munyao, Stanley Luchters, Matthew F. Chersich, Susan Kaai, Scott Geibel, Kishorchandra N. Mandaliya, Marleen Temmerman, Naomi Rutenberg, and Avina Sarna

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Implementing programs for the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in resource-constrained settings: Horizon studies, 1999–2007, Carolyn Baek and Naomi Rutenberg

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Improving maternal and neonatal health: Measuring the impact of the PAIMAN project in ten districts in Pakistan—A Summary: Comparing baseline and endline survey findings (2005-2010), Pakistan Initiative for Mothers and Newborns (PAIMAN)

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Improving maternal and neonatal health: Measuring the impact of the PAIMAN project in ten districts in Pakistan—Comparing baseline and end-line household survey findings (2005-2010), Arshad Mahmood

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Improving quality of health care for gender-based violence victims at health facilities in Viet Nam, Mai Quoc Tung, Meiwita P. Budiharsana, Nguyen Thi Phuong Lan, and Jane H. Patten

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Improving the health care response to gender-based violence: Project evaluation report, Meiwita P. Budiharsana and Mai Quoc Tung

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Improving the lives of vulnerable children: Implications of Horizons research among orphans and other children affected by AIDS, Katie D. Schenk, Annie P. Michaelis, Tobey Nelson Sapiano, Lisanne Brown, and Ellen Weiss

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Increasing appropriate complementary feeding in rural Uttar Pradesh: Implications for behavior change communication, Population Council

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Increasing complete immunization in rural Uttar Pradesh: Implications for behavior change communication, Population Council

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Increasing early and exclusive breastfeeding in rural Uttar Pradesh: Implications for behavior change communication, Population Council

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Increasing institutional delivery and access to emergency obstetric care services in rural Uttar Pradesh: Implications for behavior change communication, Population Council

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Increasing postpartum contraception in rural Uttar Pradesh: Implications for behavior change communication, Population Council

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Increasing the practice of thermal care to prevent newborn hypothermia: Implications for behavior change communication in rural Uttar Pradesh, Population Council

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Initial assessment of community midwives in rural Pakistan, Abdul Wajid, Zubaida Rashid, and Ali M. Mir

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Intégration des Services au Sénégal, Population Council

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Integration of services in Senegal, Population Council

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Intrauterine administration of CDB-2914 (Ulipristal) suppresses the endometrium of rhesus macaques, Robert M. Brenner, Ov D. Slayden, Anita Nath, Yun-yen Tsong, and Régine Sitruk-Ware

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Introducing and pilot-testing the national guidelines on integrating the management of STIs/RTIs into reproductive health settings in Kenya, Wilson Liambila, Saiqa Mullick, Ian Askew, Nathalie Broutet, Bartilol Kigen, Cosmas Mutunga, Daniel Sande, Nimrod Garama, Benjamin Tsofa, Christine Awuor, and Ibrahim Mohammed

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Inverse probability weighting in STI/HIV prevention research: Methods for evaluating social and community interventions, Sheri A. Lippman, Starley B. Shade, and Alan E. Hubbard

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Life-skills education leads to improved effect on adolescents' sexual behavior, Population Council

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Looking back, moving forward: Access to antiretroviral therapy for HIV infected adults and children in developing countries: Horizons Studies, 2002 to 2008, Avina Sarna and Scott E. Kellerman

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Looking back, moving forward: Implementing PMTCT programs in resource-constrained settings, Horizons studies 1999 to 2007, Carolyn Baek and Naomi Rutenberg

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Looking back, moving forward: Improving the lives of orphans and other children affected by AIDS, Horizons studies 1998 to 2007, Katie D. Schenk, Annie P. Michaelis, Tobey C. Nelson, Lisanne Brown, and Ellen Weiss

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Looking back, moving forward: Promoting gender equity to fight HIV, Horizons studies 1999 to 2007, Julie Pulerwitz, Annie P. Michaelis, and Ellen Weiss

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Looking back, moving forward: Reducing HIV-related stigma, Horizons studies 2000 to 2007, Julie Pulerwitz, Annie P. Michaelis, Ellen Weiss, Lisanne Brown, and Vaishali Sharma Mahendra

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Looking back, moving forward: Understanding the HIV risk and sexual health needs of men who have sex with men, Horizons studies 2001 to 2008, Scott Geibel, Waimar Tun, Placide Tapsoba, and Scott E. Kellerman

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Mainstreaming emergency contraception pills in Kenya, Jill Keesbury, Monica Wanjiru, and Katherine Maina

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Manual on financial mechanism for the health facilities: Introducing pay-for-performance approach to increase utilization of maternal, newborn, and child health services in Bangladesh, Laila Rahman, Dipak Kumar Shil, Md. Mamun-or Rashid, Ismat Ara Hena, Md. Noorunnabi Talukder, Farhana Akter, Anup Kumar Dey, Ripa Ali, Joynal Abedin, Mursheda Rahman, Md. Ataur Rahman, Md. Julkarnayeen, Arifur Rahman, and Md. Abdur Rab Sardar

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Maternal and neonatal health services in Sudan: Results of a situation analysis, Nahla G. Abdel-Tawab and Maha El-Rabbat

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Media perspectives on partnerships to address family health in northern India: Implications for behavior change communication, Population Council

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Monitoring and Evaluation of the Emergency Plan Progress (MEEPP): End-of-project evaluation, Sam Kalibala

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New frontiers in nonhormonal male contraception, C. Yan Cheng and Dolores D. Mruk

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New frontiers in nonhormonal male contraception, C. Yan Cheng and Dolores D. Mruk

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Nonresponse in repeat population-based voluntary counseling and testing for HIV in rural Malawi, Francis Obare Onyango

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PEPFAR special initiative on sexual and gender-based violence: Baseline report, Lynne Elson and Jill Keesbury

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Perceived stigma among patients receiving antiretroviral treatment: A prospective randomised trial comparing an m-DOT strategy with standard-of-care in Kenya, Susan Kaai, Sandra Bullock, Avina Sarna, Scott Geibel, Naomi Rutenberg, Matthew F. Chersich, Stanley Luchters, Paul Munyao, Kishorchandra Mandaliya, and Marleen Temmerman

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Planning and implementing an essential package of sexual and reproductive health services: Guidance for integrating family planning and STI/RTI with other reproductive health and primary health services, Katherine Williams, Charlotte E. Warren, and Ian Askew

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Prevention with positives: How do we reach them in the community?, Avina Sarna, Jerry Okal, Stanley Luchters, Nzioki King'ola, and Scott Geibel

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Private sector's role in health service provision in Senegal, Population Council

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Proceedings and presentations from the Free State Child Abuse Indaba, Population Council

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Process evaluation of community mobilization activities, Zakir Hussain Shah

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Progesterone vaginal ring for contraceptive use during lactation, Anita Nath and Régine Sitruk-Ware

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Program strategies for reducing inequities in reproductive health services, John Townsend

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Promoting healthy spacing between pregnancies in India: Need for differential education campaigns, Mary Philip Sebastian, M.E. Khan, and Sohini Roychowdhury

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Protecting hope: Situation analysis of vulnerable children in Uganda 2009, Sam Kalibala and Lynne Elson

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Public expenditure on health care in Orissa: Focus on reproductive and child health services, Sarit Kumar Rout

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RAPIDS evaluation final report 2005-2009 key findings, Louis Apicella, Katie D. Schenk, and Hena Khan

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Reach of media and interpersonal communication in rural Uttar Pradesh: Implications for behavior change communication, Population Council

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Real men do. . . real men don't: Young Latino and African American men's discourses regarding sexual health care utilization, Debra Kalmuss and Karen Austrian

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Reducing HIV-related stigma: Lessons learned from Horizons research and programs, Julie Pulerwitz, Annie P. Michaelis, Ellen Weiss, Lisanne Brown, and Vaishali Sharma Mahendra

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Referral mechanism improves uptake of ART services for HIV+ FP clients, Population Council

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Rôle du secteur privé dans l'offre de services de santé au Sénégal, Population Council

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Role of advertising agencies in behavior change communication, Population Council

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Role of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in behavior change communication in northern India, Population Council

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Role of the corporate sector in promoting family health in Uttar Pradesh: Implications for behavior change communication, Population Council

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Safeguarding maternal and newborn health: Improving the quality of postnatal care in Kenya, Charlotte E. Warren, Annie Mwangi, Erick Oweya, Rosemary Kamunya, and Nancy Koskei

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Sexual health, marital sex, and sexual risk in urban poor communities in India, Martha J. Bojko, Stephen L. Schensul, Rajendra Singh, Joseph A. Burleson, Lwendo S. Moonzwe, and Niranjan Saggurti

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"She's a professional like anyone else": Social identity among Brazilian sex workers, Laura R. Murray, Sheri A. Lippman, Angela Donini, and Deanna Kerrigan

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Single-dose Pharmacokinetics of Nestorone®, a potential female-contraceptive, Pramod Vishwanath Prasad, Mohammad Bashir, Régine Sitruk-Ware, and Narender Kumar

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Social-environmental factors and protective sexual behavior among sex workers: The Encontros intervention in Brazil, Sheri A. Lippman, Angela Donini, Juan Diaz, Magda Chinaglia, Arthur Reingold, and Deanna Kerrigan

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State-of-the-art of non-hormonal methods of contraception: III. Intrauterine devices, Irving Sivin and I. Batar

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State-of-the-art of non-hormonal methods of contraception: III. Intrauterine devices, Irving Sivin and I. Batar

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State-of-the-art of non-hormonal methods of contraception: I. Mechanical barrier contraception, I. Batar and Irving Sivin

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State-of-the-art of non-hormonal methods of contraception: I. Mechanical barrier contraception, I. Batar and Irving Sivin

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State-of-the-art of non-hormonal methods of contraception: IV. Natural family planning, G. Freundl, Irving Sivin, and I. Batar

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State-of-the-art of non-hormonal methods of contraception: IV. Natural family planning, G. Freundl, Irving Sivin, and I. Batar

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The annulus of the mouse sperm tail is required to establish a membrane diffusion barrier that is engaged during the late steps of spermiogenesis, Susanna Kwitny, Angela V. Klaus, and Gary R. Hunnicutt

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The causes of educational differences in fertility in Sub-Saharan Africa, John Bongaarts

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The changing face of U.S. funding for HIV programs in resource-limited settings, Scott E. Kellerman

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The effect of maternal child marriage on morbidity and mortality of children under 5 in India: Cross sectional study of a nationally representative sample, Anita Raj, Niranjan Saggurti, Michael Winter, Alan Labonte, Michele R. Decker, Donta Balaiah, and Jay G. Silverman

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The limited effect of knowing they are HIV-positive on the sexual and reproductive experiences and intentions of infected adolescents in Uganda, Francis Obare Onyango and Harriet Birungi

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The pregnancy cycle approach to safe motherhood, Saumya RamaRao and Sarah Raifman

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The provision of emergency contraceptives in private sector pharmacies in urban Kenya: Experiences of mystery clients, Francis Obare Onyango, Jill Keesbury, and Wilson Liambila

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The role of abortion in the last stage of fertility decline in Vietnam, Bussarawan Teerawichitchainan and Sajeda Amin

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The role of traditional leaders in preventing and addressing sexual and gender-based violence: Findings from KwaZulu-Natal, Northwest and Limpopo provinces in South Africa, Mantshi Teffo-Menziwa, Saiqa Mullick, and Prince Cedza Dlamini

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The use of newer progestins for contraception, Régine Sitruk-Ware and Anita Nath

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The use of newer progestins for contraception, Régine Sitruk-Ware and Anita Nath

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Training institutions for community midwives in Pakistan: An initial assessment, Zakir Hussain Shah, Momina Salim, and Mumraiz Khan

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Training service providers increases TB screening in postnatal care, Population Council

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Transition into first sex among adolescents in slum and non-slum communities in Nairobi, Kenya, Caroline W. Kabiru, Donatien Beguy, Chi-Chi Undie, Eliya Msiyaphazi Zulu, and Alex C. Ezeh