Melbourne Sexual Health Clinic

Research Output 1987 2019

2008

2-Day versus 5-day famciclovir as treatment of recurrences of genital herpes: Results of the FaST study (Sexual Health (2008) 5, 3, (219-225)

Bodsworth, N., Bloch, M., McNulty, A., Denham, I., Doong, N., Trottier, S., Adena, M., Bonney, M. A., Agnew, J. & Australo-Canadian FaST (Famciclovir Short-Course Herpes Therapy) Study Group, 2008, In : Sexual Health. 5, 4, p. 379-379 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOtherpeer-review

Chaperones: Getting the balance right

Fairley, C. K., Newton, D. C., Cummings, R. & Chen, M. Y., 1 Feb 2008, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 19, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

Dangerous liaisons - Syphilis and HIV in Victoria

Leslie, D. E., Higgins, N. & Fairley, C. K., 2008, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 188, 11, p. 676 - 677 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOther

Inferior clinical outcome of the CD4+ cell count-guided antiretroviral treatment interruption strategy in the SMART study: Role of CD4+ cell counts and HIV RNA levels during follow-up

The Strategies for Management of Antiretroviral Therapy (SMART) Study Group, 15 Apr 2008, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 197, 8, p. 1145-1155 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Introductory editorial: The analysis of a natural experiment in HIV control

Fairley, C. K., Grulich, A., Imrie, J. & Pitts, M., 2008, In : Sexual Health. 5, 2, p. 89 - 89 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort ReviewOther

Major clinical outcomes in antiretroviral therapy (ART)-naive participants and in those not receiving ART at baseline in the SMART Study

The Strategies for Management of Antiretroviral Therapy (SMART) Study Group, 15 Apr 2008, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 197, 8, p. 1133-1144 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Opportunities for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections in Japan

Fairley, C. K., 2008, In : Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 35, 12, p. 997 - 998 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Risk for opportunistic disease and death after reinitiating continuous antiretroviral therapy in patients with HIV previously receiving episodic therapy: A randomized trial

The SMART Study Group, 2 Sep 2008, In : Annals of Internal Medicine. 149, 5, p. 289-299 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sexual health services in Australia: Challenges and opportunities

Chen, M. Y., 1 Dec 2008, In : Hong Kong Journal of Dermatology and Venereology. 16, 4, p. 197-202 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

What is the "true" prevalence of female sexual dysfunctions and does the way we assess these conditions have an impact?

Hayes, R. D., Dennerstein, L., Bennett, C. M. & Fairley, C. K., 2008, In : Journal of Sexual Medicine. 5, 4, p. 777 - 787 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

2007

A plea for more research on access to sexual health services

Fairley, C. K., Williams, H., Lee, D. M. & Cummings, R., 1 Feb 2007, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 18, 2, p. 75-76 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

A randomised controlled trial comparing computer-assisted with face-to-face sexual history taking in a clinical setting

Tideman, R. L., Chen, M. Y., Pitts, M. K., Ginige, S., Slaney, M. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Feb 2007, In : Sexually Transmitted Infections. 83, 1, p. 52-56 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Characteristics of Australian women who test positive for HIV: Implications for giving test results

Hopkins, C. A., Cummings, R. A., Read, T. R. H. & Fairley, C. K., 19 Mar 2007, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 186, 6, p. 327 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

Chlamydia trachomatis infection among antenatal women in remote far west New South Wales, Australia

Lenton, J. A., Freedman, E., Hoskin, K., Knight, V., Turley, D., Balding, B., Kennedy, C., Chen, M. Y. & McNulty, A., 30 May 2007, In : Sexual Health. 4, 2, p. 139-140 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Comparisons of trends in antiretroviral use and HIV notification rates between three Australian States

Marrone, J., Fairley, C. K., Chen, M. & Hocking, J. S., 1 Apr 2007, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 31, 2, p. 131-134 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

"Doctor, how long has my chlamydia been there?" Answer": .... years"

Fairley, C. K., Gurrin, L., Walker, J. & Hocking, J. S., 1 Sep 2007, In : Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 34, 9, p. 727-728 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

Effects of uteroplacental restriction on the relaxin-family receptors, Lgr7 and Lgr8, in the uterus of late pregnant rats

Vodstrcil, L., Wlodek, M. E. & Parry, L. J., 16 May 2007, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 19, 4, p. 530-538 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Evaluation of porB variable region typing of Neisseria gonorrhoeae using PCR-ELISA in samples collected from men who have sex with men

Ling, A. E., Bash, M. C., Lynn, F., Lister, N. A., Zhu, P., Garland, S. M., Fairley, C. K. & Tabrizi, S. N., 3 Aug 2007, In : Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis. 21, 4, p. 237-243 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Evidence for the effectiveness of a chlamydia awareness campaign: Increased population rates of chlamydia testing and detection

Chen, M. Y., Karvelas, M., Sundararajan, V., Hocking, J. S. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Apr 2007, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 18, 4, p. 239-243 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Experiences and perceptions of patients with 100% adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy: A qualitative study

Sidat, M., Fairley, C. & Grierson, J., 1 Jul 2007, In : AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 21, 7, p. 509-520 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

General practitioners' use of internet-based patient materials for partner notification

Tomnay, J. E., Pitts, M. K. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Aug 2007, In : Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 34, 8, p. 613-616 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Interventions for increasing chlamydia screening in primary care: a review

Ginige, S., Fairley, C. K., Hocking, J. S., Bowden, F. J. & Chen, M. Y., 29 Jun 2007, In : BMC Public Health. 7, 95.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

Prevalence of sexual difficulties among female sex workers and clients attending a sexual health service

Munasinghe, T., Hayes, R. D., Hocking, J., Verry, J. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Sep 2007, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 18, 9, p. 613-616 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Recommendations for chaperoning in sexual health settings

Newton, D. C., Chen, M. Y., Cummings, R. & Fairley, C. K., 5 Sep 2007, In : Sexual Health. 4, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

Rising HIV notifications in Australia: Accounting for the increase in people living with HIV and implications for the HIV transmission rate

Ginige, S., Chen, M. Y., Hocking, J. S., Grulich, A. E. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Mar 2007, In : Sexual Health. 4, 1, p. 31-33 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Risk factors for incident HIV infection in men having sex with men: A case-control study

Read, T. R. H., Hocking, J., Sinnott, V. & Hellard, M., 1 Mar 2007, In : Sexual Health. 4, 1, p. 35-39 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sexually transmitted infections. Initiatives for prevention

Skinner, S. R., Parsons, A., Kang, M., Williams, H. & Fairley, C., 1 Jan 2007, In : International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health. 19, 3, p. 285-294 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

The differing profiles of symptomatic and asymptomatic Chlamydia trachomatis-infected men in a clinical setting

Chen, M. Y., Rohrsheim, R. & Donovan, B., 1 Jun 2007, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 18, 6, p. 384-388 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2006

A chlamydia prevalence survey of young women living in Melbourne, Victoria

Hocking, J. S., Willis, J., Tabrizi, S., Fairley, C. K., Garland, S. M. & Hellard, M., 24 Nov 2006, In : Sexual Health. 3, 4, p. 235-240 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Anorectal lymphogranuloma venereum in a Melbourne man

Morton, A. N., Fairley, C. K., Zaia, A. M. & Chen, M. Y., 11 Sep 2006, In : Sexual Health. 3, 3, p. 189-190 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Antibiotic consumption and chlamydia prevalence in international studies

Ginige, S., Chen, M. Y., Hocking, J. S., Read, T. R. H. & Fairley, C. K., 24 Nov 2006, In : Sexual Health. 3, 4, p. 221-224 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

A randomized, placebo-controlled phase I trial of DNA prime, recombinant fowlpox virus boost prophylactic vaccine for HIV-1

Kelleher, A. D., Puls, R. L., Bebbington, M., Boyle, D., Ffrench, R., Kent, S. J., Kippax, S., Purcell, D. F. J., Thomson, S., Wand, H., Cooper, D. A. & Emery, S., 1 Jan 2006, In : AIDS. 20, 2, p. 294-297 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Are patient responses to sensitive sexual health questions influenced by the sex of the practitioner?

Ginige, S., Chen, M. Y. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Aug 2006, In : Sexually Transmitted Infections. 82, 4, p. 321-322 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Association between risk of acquiring HIV and beliefs and perceptions about the lived experience of HIV/AIDS among HIV-negative or untested men who have sex with men

Sidat, M., Rawstorne, P., Lister, N. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Nov 2006, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 18, 8, p. 934-941 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Associations between condom use and rectal or urethral chlamydia infection in men

Hocking, J. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Apr 2006, In : Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 33, 4, p. 256-258 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

A survey of partner notification practices among general practitioners and their use of an internet resource for partner notification for Chlamydia trachomatis

Tomnay, J. E., Gebert, R. L. & Fairley, C. K., 24 Nov 2006, In : Sexual Health. 3, 4, p. 217-220 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chlamydia testing in general practice - A survey of Victorian general practitioners

Hocking, J. S., Lim, M. S. C., Vidanapathirana, J., Read, T. R. H. & Hellard, M., 24 Nov 2006, In : Sexual Health. 3, 4, p. 241-244 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Client acceptability of the use of computers in a sexual health clinic

Tideman, R. L., Pitts, M. K. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Feb 2006, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 17, 2, p. 121-123 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Cohort analysis of two multidisciplined adherence intervention programmes for patients on antiretroviral therapy

Doxanakis, A., Read, T., Levy, R., Mijch, A. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Apr 2006, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 17, 4, p. 257-259 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Does the Internet assist clients to carry out contact tracing? A randomized controlled trial using web-based information

Tomnay, J. E., Pitts, M. K., Kuo, T. C. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Jun 2006, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 17, 6, p. 391-394 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Postal surveys of physicians gave superior response rates over telephone interviews in a randomized trial

Hocking, J. S., Lim, M. S. C., Read, T. & Hellard, M., 1 May 2006, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 59, 5, p. 521-524 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Re-infection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis infections among men who have sex with men

Lister, N. A., Smith, A., Tabrizi, S. N., Garland, S. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Jun 2006, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 17, 6, p. 415-417 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Towards a national chlamydia screening program for Australia

Chen, M. Y., Hocking, J. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Mar 2006, In : Medicine Today. 7, 3, p. 57-58 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Trends in clinical encounters for pelvic inflammatory disease and epididymitis in a national sample of Australian general practices

Chen, M. Y., Pan, Y., Britt, H. & Donovan, B., 1 Jun 2006, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 17, 6, p. 384-386 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2005

An audit of completeness of clinical histories: Before and after introduction of a pro forma

Schmidt, M., Rizvi, N., Lee, D. M., Wood, V., Amisano, S. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Dec 2005, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 16, 12, p. 822-824 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Changes in testing methods for genital Chlamydia trachomatis in New South Wales, Australia, 1999 to 2002

Chen, M. Y. & Donovan, B., 1 Dec 2005, In : Sexual Health. 2, 4, p. 251-253 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chlamydia trachomatis infection in Sydney women

Chen, M. Y., Rohrsheim, R. & Donovan, B., 1 Oct 2005, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 45, 5, p. 410-413 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chlamydia trachomatis Serovars Causing Urogenital Infections in Women in Melbourne, Australia

Lister, N. A., Fairley, C. K., Tabrizi, S. N., Garland, S. & Smith, A., 1 May 2005, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 43, 5, p. 2546-2547 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

Open Access

Comprehensive clinical care on-site in men-only saunas: Confidential STI/HIV screening outreach clinic

Lister, N. A., Smith, A., Tabrizi, S. N., Garland, S., Hayes, P. & Fairley, C. K., 1 Dec 2005, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 16, 12, p. 794-798 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Discordance between trends in chlamydia notifications and hospital admission rates for chlamydia related diseases in New South Wales, Australia

Chen, M. Y., Fairley, C. K. & Donovan, B., 1 Aug 2005, In : Sexually Transmitted Infections. 81, 4, p. 318-322 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review