Alexandra Rogers

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The rising prevalence of HIV among pregnant women in rural India is of great concern. Prenatal voluntary counseling and HIV testing (VCT) is critical to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT). We surveyed 202 pregnant women attending a rural antenatal clinic in Southern India to investigate HIV-related knowledge, attitudes toward infant feeding(More)
Millions of men suffer from overactive bladder and lower urinary tract symptoms. The adverse effects on quality of life and costs associated with the condition have been well described. In men, the pathophysiology of lower urinary tract symptoms may be from a number of causes including bladder outlet obstruction, detrusor overactivity, or both. Increasing(More)
The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma (ACS-COT) has determined that a 5 % pre-hospital undertriage [UT; defined as Injury Severity Score (ISS) > 15 and not sent to a trauma center] is an acceptable rate for pre-hospital transfer to a non-trauma center. We sought to determine if this level of undertriage is acceptable within a mature Level II(More)
Understanding the characteristics of trauma recidivists may allow trauma centers to tailor prevention programs. We hypothesized that there would be an increased incidence of violent injuries and falls in the urban vs. rural recidivists, respectively. Trauma admissions from 2000 to 2011 were queried for incidences of recidivism. Age (<65 or ≥65 years),(More)
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