Original Peer-Reviewed Publications

Sexuality in the Context of Disease and Aging 

Lindau ST, Dude A, Gavrilova N, Hoffmann JN, Schumm P, McClintock MK. Prevalence and Correlates of Vaginal Estrogenization in Postmenopausal Women in the United States. Menopause. 2016. Epub ahead of print. Abstract

Bucholz EM, Strait KM, Dreyer RP, Lindau ST, D’Onofrio G, Geda M, Spatz ES, Beltrame JF, Lichtman JH, Lorenze NP, Bueno H, Krumholz HM. Sex differences in young patients with acute myocardial infarction: A VIRGO study analysis. European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care. 2016. Epub ahead of print. Abstract

Lindau ST, Abramsohn EA, Bueno H, D’Onofrio J, Lichtman JH, Lorenze NP, Sanghani RM, Spatz ES, Spertus JA, Strait KM, Wroblewski K, Zhou S, Krumholz HM. Sexual activity and function in the year after an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) among younger women and men in the U.S. and Spain. Journal of the American Medical Association, Cardiology. 2016; 1(7):754-764. Abstract

Stulberg DB, Dahlquist I, Jarosch C, Lindau ST. Fragmentation of Care in Ectopic Pregnancy. Maternal and Child Health Journal. 2016; 20(5):955-61. Abstract

Lindau STAbramsohn EM, Baron SR, Florendo J, Haefner HK, Jhingran A, Kennedy V, Krane MK, Kushner DM, McComb J, Merritt DF, Park JE, Siston A, Straub M, Streicher L. Physical examination of the female cancer patient with sexual concerns: What oncologists and patients should expect from consultation with a specialist. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. 2016; 66(3):241-263. Abstract

Lindau STAbramsohn EAMatthews AC. Clinical Opinion: A Manifesto on the Preservation of Sexual Function in Women and Girls with Cancer. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2015;213(2):166-74. Abstract

Flynn KE, Lindau ST, Lin L, Reese JB, Jeffery DD, Carter J, Baron SR, Abramsohn EM, Weinfurt KP.  Development and Validation of a Single-Item Screener for Self-Reporting Sexual Problems in U.S. Adults. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2015;30(10):1468-75. Abstract

Kennedy VAbramsohn EMakelarski JBarber R, Tenney M, Lee NK, Yamada D, Lindau ST. Can you ask?  We just did!  Assessing Sexual Function and Concerns in Patients Presenting for Initial Gynecologic Oncology Consultation. Gynecologic Oncology. 2015; 137(1):119-24. Abstract

Lindau STAbramsohn EM, Bueno H, D’Onofrio G, Lichtman JH, Lorenze NP, Sanghani RM, Spatz ES, Spertus JA, Strait K, Wroblewski K, Zhou S, Krumholz HM. Sexual Activity and Counseling in the First Month After Acute Myocardial Infarction among Younger Adults in the United States and Spain: A Prospective, Observational Study. Circulation. 2014; 130(25):2302-9. Abstract

Abramsohn EM, Decker CD, Garavalia B, Garavalia L, Gosch K, Krumholz HM, Spertus JA, Lindau ST. “I'm Not Just a Heart, I'm a Whole Person Here”: A Qualitative Study to Improve Sexual Outcomes in Women With Myocardial Infarction. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2013; 2(4):e000199. Abstract

Spatz ES, Canavan ME, Krumholz HM, Lindau ST. Sexual Activity and Function among Middle-Aged and Older Men and Women with Hypertension. Journal of Hypertension. 2013; 31(6):1096-1105. Abstract

Bangash H, Finch T, Rosic VP, Sethi A, Abramsohn EMLindau ST. Pityriasis Rosea-Like Drug Eruption Due to Nortriptyline in a Patient with Vulvodynia. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease. 2013; 17(2):226-9. Abstract

Goldfarb SB, Abramsohn E, Andersen BL, Baron SR, Carter J, Dickler M, Florendo J, Freeman L, Githens K, Kushner D, Makelarski JA, Yamada SD, Lindau ST. A National Network to Advance the Field of Cancer and Female Sexuality. Journal of Sexual Medicine. 2013; 10(2):319–325. Abstract

Levine GN, Steinke EE, Bakaeen FG, Bozkurt B, Cheitlin MD, Conti JB, Foster E, Jaarsma T, Kloner RA, Lange RA, Lindau ST, Maron BJ, Moser DK, Ohman EM, Seftel AD, Stewart WJ; on behalf of the American Heart Association Council on Clinical Cardiology, Council on Cardiovascular Nursing, Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia, and Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research. Sexual Activity and Cardiovascular Disease: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2012; 125(8):1058-1072. Abstract

Lindau STAbramsohn EM, Gosch K, Wroblewski K, Spatz ES, Chan PS, Spertus J, Krumholz HM. Patterns and Loss of Sexual Activity in the Year Following Hospitalization for Acute Myocardial Infarction: A U.S. National, Multi-Site Observational Study. American Journal of Cardiology. 2012; 109(10):1439-1444. Abstract

Sobecki JN, Curlin FA, Rasinkski KA, Lindau ST. What We Don’t Talk about When We Don’t Talk about Sex: Results of a National Survey of US Obstetrician/Gynecologists. Journal of Sexual Medicine. 2012; 9(5):1285-94. Abstract
 
Lindau ST, Tang H, Gomero A, Vable A, Huang ES, Drum ML, Qato DM, Chin MH. Sexuality Among Middle Age and Older Adults with Diagnosed and Undiagnosed Diabetes: A National, Population-Based Study. 2010; 33(10):2202-2210. Abstract
Lindau ST, Surawska H, Paice J, Baron SR.  Communication about Sexuality and Intimacy in Couples Affected by Lung Cancer and Their Clinical Care Providers. Psychooncology. 2011; 20(2):179-185. Abstract

Hill EK, Sandbo S, Abramsohn EM, Makelarski JA, Wroblewski K, Wenrich ER, McCoy S, Temkin SM, Yamada SD, Lindau ST. Assessing Gynecologic and Breast Cancer Survivors’ Sexual Health Care Needs. Cancer. 2011; 117(12):2643-2651. Abstract
Lindau ST, Gavrilova N. Sex, health, and years of sexually active life gained due to good health: evidence from two US population based cross sectional surveys of ageing. British Medical Journal. 2010; 340:c810. Article

Wilson TE, Jean-Louis G, Schwartz R, Golub ET, Cohen MH, Maki P, Greenblatt R, Massad LS, Robison E, Goparaju L, Lindau ST. HIV Infection and Women’s Sexual Functioning. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2010; 54(4):360-367. Abstract

Lichtman JH, Lorenze NP, D’Onofrio G, Spertus JA, Lindau ST, Morgan TM, Herrin J, Bueno H, Mattera JA, Ridker PM, Krumholz HM. Variation in Recovery: Role of Gender on Outcomes of Young AMI Patients Study Design. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 2010; 3(6):684-693. Abstract

Caskey R, Lindau ST, Alexander C.  Knowledge and Early Adoption of the HPV Vaccine among Adolescents and Young Women in the United States. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2009; 45(5):453-62. Abstract

Lindau ST. (2009). Sexuality, Sexual Function and the Aging Woman. In J.B. Halter, J.G. Ouslander, M.E. Tinetti, S. Studenski, K.P. High, and S. Asthana (Eds), Hazzard’s Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, 6th Edition (pp. 567-581). New York, NY: The McGaw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Curlin F, Dinner S, Lindau ST. 2008. Of More than One Mind: Obstetrician-Gynecologists’ Approaches to Morally Controversial Decisions in Sexual and Reproductive Health. The Journal of Medical Ethics. 2008. Vol 19, no. 1, pg. 11-21 Abstract

Lindau ST, Tetteh AS, Kasza K, Gilliam M. What Schools Teach Our Patients About Sex: Content, Quality, and Influences on Sex Education. Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2008; 111(2, Part 1): 256-266.  Abstract

Lindau ST, Goodrich K, Leitsch S, Cook S. Sex in the Curriculum: The Effect of a Multi-Modal Sexual History-Taking Module on Medical Student Skills. Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. 2008; 8(1):1-9. Abstract

Lindau ST, Schumm P, Laumann E, Levinson W, O’Muircheartaigh C, Waite LJ. A Study of Sexuality and Health among Older Adults in the United States.  New England Journal of Medicine. 2007; 357:762-74. Abstract

Lindau ST, Gavrilova N, Anderson D. Sexual Morbidity in Very Long Term Survivors of Vaginal and Cervical Cancer: A Comparison to National Norms. Gynecologic Oncology. 2007; 106(2):413-418. Abstract

Lindau ST, Leitsch SA, Lundberg K, Jerome J. Older Women’s Attitudes, Behavior and Communication about Sex and HIV: A Community-Based Study.  Journal of Women’s Health. 2006; 15(6): 747-753. Abstract

Lindau ST, Laumann E, Levinson W, Waite L. Synthesis of Scientific Disciplines in Pursuit of Health: The Interactive Biopsychosocial Model. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine. 2003:46(3S):74-86. Abstract

Milad M, Lindau ST. A Comprehensive Resident Training Program in Operative Endoscopy. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 1998; 92(1):148-152. Abstract

Tessler S, Peipert JF. Perceptions of Contraceptive Effectiveness and Health Effects of Oral Contraception. Women’s Health Issues. 1997

Population Health and Poverty

Frerichs L, Ataga O, Corbie-Smith G, Lindau ST. Child and youth participatory interventions for addressing lifestyle-related childhood obesity: a systematic review. Obesity Reviews. 2016; 17(12):1276-1286. Abstract

Gopalan A, Makelarski JA, Garibay LB, Escamilla V, Merchant RM, Wolfe MB, Holbrook R, Lindau ST.
Health-specific information and communication technology use and its relationship to obesity in high poverty, urban communities: Analysis of a population-based biosocial survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 2016; 18(6):e182. Abstract

Lindau ST, Makelarski JA, Abramsohn E, Beiser D, Escamilla V, Jerome J, Johnson D, Kho A, Lee K, Long T, Miller D. CommunityRx: A Population Health Improvement Innovation that Connects Clinics to Communities. Health Affairs. 2016; 35(11):2020-2029. Abstract

Lindau ST, Vickery KD, Choi H, Makelarski JA, Matthews A, Davis M. A Community-Powered, Asset-Based Approach to Intersectoral Urban Health System Planning in Chicago. American Journal of Public Health. 2016; 106(10):1872-1878. Abstract

Tung EL, Peek ME, Makelarski JA, Escamilla V, Lindau ST. Adult Body Mass Index and Access to Built Environment Resources in a High-Poverty Urban Geography. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2016; 51(5):e119-e127. Abstract

Makelarski JMThorngren DLindau ST. Feed first, ask questions later: Alleviating and understanding caregiver food insecurity in an urban children's hospital. American Journal of Public Health. 2015; 105(8):e98-e104. Abstract

Sanbonmatsu L, Marvakov J, Potter NA, Yang F, Adam E, Congdon WJ, Duncan GJ, Gennetian LA, Katz LF, Kling JR, Kessler RC, Lindau ST, Ludwig J, McDade TW. The Long-Term Effects of Moving to Opportunity on Adult Health and Economic Self-Sufficiency. Cityscape: A Journal of Policy Development and Research. 2012; 14(2):109-136.

Makelarski JALindau ST, Fabbre VD, Grogan CM, Sadhu EM, Silverstein JC, Tran TT, Van Haitsma M, Whitaker E, Johnson D. Are Your Asset Data as Good as You Think? Conducting a comprehensive census of built assets to improve urban population health. Journal of Urban Health. 2013; 9(4):586-601. Abstract 

Lindau ST, James R, Makelarski JA, Sanders E, Johnson D. Letter to the Editor. Comments from the South Side of Chicago on New Haven's Inspiring 3000 Miles Asset Mapping Project. American Journal of Public Health. July 2012; 102(7):e3-e4. Abstract

Ludwig J, Sanbonmatsu L, Gennetian L, Adam E, Duncan GJ, Katz LF, Kessler RC, Kling JR, Lindau ST, Whitaker RC, McDade TW. Neighborhoods, Obesity and Diabetes: A Randomized Social Experiment. New England Journal of Medicine. 2011; 365(16):1509-1519. Abstract

Stulberg DB, Zhang X, Hasham I, Lindau ST. Socioeconomic Disparities in Ectopic Pregnancy: Predictors of Adverse Outcomes from Illinois Hospital-Based Care, 2000-2006. Maternal and Child Health Journal. 2011; 15(2):234-241. Abstract

Vable A, Drum ML, Tang H, Chin MH, Lindau ST, Huang ES. Implications of the New Definition of Diabetes for Health Disparities. Journal of the National Medical Association. 2011; 103(3):219-223. Abstract

Schneider J, Makelarski JA, Van Haitsma M, Lipton RB, Abramsohn EM, Lauderdale DS, Lindau ST. Differential Access to Digital Communication Technology: Association with Health Survey Recruitment and Retention within an African-American, Underserved Urban Population. Journal of Urban Health. 2011; 88(3):479-492. Abstract

Vable A, Drum ML, Tang H, Chin MH, Lindau ST, Huang ES. Implications of the New Definition of Diabetes for Health Disparities. Journal of the National Medical Association. 2011; 103(3):219-223. Abstract 

Stulberg DB, Zhang X, Hasham I, Lindau ST. Socioeconomic Disparities in Ectopic Pregnancy: Predictors of Adverse Outcomes from Illinois Hospital-Based Care, 2000-2006. Maternal and Child Health Journal. 2011; 15(2):234-241. Abstract 

Ludwig J, Sanbonmatsu L, Gennetian L, Adam E, Duncan GJ, Katz LF, Kessler RC, Kling JR, Lindau ST, Whitaker RC, McDade TW. Neighborhoods, Obesity and Diabetes: A Randomized Social Experiment. New England Journal of Medicine. 2011; 365(16):1509-1519. Abstract 

Sanbonmatsu L, Ludwig J, Katz LF, Gennetian LA, Duncan GJ, Kessler RC, Adam E, McDade TW, Lindau ST. Moving to Opportunity for Fair Housing Demonstration Program: Final Impacts Evaluation. US Department of Housing and Urban Development: Office of Policy Development and Research. Washington, DC. 2011. Abstract

Jerome JS, Galvao MT, Lindau ST. Brazilian Mothers with HIV: Experiences with Diagnosis and Treatment in a Human Rights Based Health Care System. AIDS Care. 2011; 24(4):491-495. Abstract 

Lindau ST, Makelarski JA, Chin MH, Desautels S, Johnson D, Johnson WE, Miller D, Peters S, Robinson C, Schneider J, Thicklin F, Watson NP, Wolfe M, Whitaker E. Building Community-Engaged Health Research and Discovery Infrastructure on the South Side of Chicago: Science in Service to Community Priorities. Preventive Medicine. 2011; 52(3-4):200-207. Abstract

Qato DM, Lindau ST, Conti RM, Schumm LP, Alexander GC. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Cardiovascular Medication Use among Older Adults in the United States. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2010; 19(8):834-842. Abstract

Lindau ST, Miller K, Cohen MPrevention of Mother-to-Baby HIV Transmission: Environment of Care. Infectious Diseases in Corrections Report. 2006.

Lindau ST, Jerome JS, Miller K, Monk E, Garcia P, Cohen M. Mothers on the Margins: Eradication of Vertical Transmission of HIV: a Response to Mayaux et al. JAIDS. 2004; 34(4)

Lindau ST, Basu A, Leitsch S. Health Literacy as a Predictor of Follow-Up After an Abnormal Pap Smear: A Prospective Study.  Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2006; 21:829-834. Abstract

Lindau ST, Sharp LK. Detecting Low Literacy in the Clinical Setting: The Five-Second Screen. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 2002; 24S:S139

Lindau ST, Tomori C, Lyons T, Langseth L, Bennett C, Garcia P. The Association of Health Literacy and Cervical Cancer Prevention Knowledge and Health Behaviors in a Multi-Ethnic Cohort of Women. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2002; 186(5):938-943. Abstract

Lindau ST, Tomori C, Bennet C. Improving Rates of Cervical Cancer Screening and Pap Smear Follow-up for Low Income Women with Limited Health Literacy. Cancer Investigation. 2001; 19(3):316-323. Abstract

Bombard LC, Evans DV, Sterling LM, Tessler S, Weinstein B, Zuckerman RS. Medical Student Initiatives to Promote Education of Generalist Physicians. Academic Medicine. 1995; 70(1):S81 Abstract

Biosocial Survey Methods

McDade TW, Lindau ST, Wroblewski K. Predictors of C-Reactive Protein in the NSHAP. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2011; 66B(1):129-136. Abstract 

Boesveldt S, Lindau ST, McClintock MK, Hummel T, Lundström JN. Gustatory and Olfactory Dysfunction in Older Adults: A National Probability Study. Rhinology. 2011; 409(3):324-330. Abstract

Lindau ST, Hoffman JN, Lundeen K, Jaszczak A, McClintock M, Jordan JA. Vaginal Self-Swab Specimen Collection in a Home-Based Survey of Older Women: Methods and Applications.  The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2009; 64B(Supplement 1):i106-i118. Abstract

Schumm, P, McClintock M, Williams S, Leitsch S, Lundstrom, J, Hummel T, Lindau ST Assessment of Sensory Function in the National Social Life, Health and Aging Project. The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, November, 2009 64B(Supplement 1):i76-i85; Abstract

Qato D, Schumm P, Johnson M, Mihai A, Lindau ST. Medication Data Collection and Coding in a Home-Based Survey of Older Adults.  The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2009; 64B(Supplement 1):i86-i93. Abstract

Drum M, Shiovitz-Ezra S, Gaumer E, Lindau ST. Assessment of Smoking Behaviors and Alcohol Use in the National Social Life, Health and Aging Project.  The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2009; 64B(Supplement 1):i119-i130. Abstract

Gavrilova NSLindau ST.  Salivary Sex Hormone Measurement in a National, Population-Based Study of Older Adults.  The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2009; 64B(Supplement 1):i94-i105; Abstract

Qato DM, Alexander GC, Conti RM, Johnson M, Schumm P, Lindau ST. Use of Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medications and Dietary Supplements Among Older Adults in the United States. Journal of the American Medical Association.. 2008; 300(24):2867-2878. Abstract

Lindau ST, and McDade, T.  (2008). Minimally Invasive and Innovative Methods for Biomeasure Collection in Population-Based Research. In M. Weinstein, J. W. Vaupel, and K.W. Wachter (Eds), Biosocial Surveys (pp. 251-277). Washington DC: The National Academies Press.
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Aging and Health

McDade TW, Lindau ST, Wroblewski K. Predictors of C-Reactive Protein in the NSHAP. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2011; 66B(1):129-136. Abstract 

Boesveldt S, Lindau ST, McClintock MK, Hummel T, Lundström JN. Gustatory and Olfactory Dysfunction in Older Adults: A National Probability Study. Rhinology. 2011; 409(3):324-330. Abstract

Lindau ST, Hoffman JN, Lundeen K, Jaszczak A, McClintock M, Jordan JA. Vaginal Self-Swab Specimen Collection in a Home-Based Survey of Older Women: Methods and Applications.  The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2009; 64B(Supplement 1):i106-i118. Abstract

Schumm, P, McClintock M, Williams S, Leitsch S, Lundstrom, J, Hummel T, Lindau ST Assessment of Sensory Function in the National Social Life, Health and Aging Project. The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, November, 2009 64B(Supplement 1):i76-i85; Abstract

Qato D, Schumm P, Johnson M, Mihai A, Lindau ST. Medication Data Collection and Coding in a Home-Based Survey of Older Adults.  The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2009; 64B(Supplement 1):i86-i93. Abstract

Drum M, Shiovitz-Ezra S, Gaumer E, Lindau ST. Assessment of Smoking Behaviors and Alcohol Use in the National Social Life, Health and Aging Project.  The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2009; 64B(Supplement 1):i119-i130. Abstract

Gavrilova NSLindau ST.  Salivary Sex Hormone Measurement in a National, Population-Based Study of Older Adults.  The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2009; 64B(Supplement 1):i94-i105; Abstract

Lindau ST. (2009). Sexuality, Sexual Function and the Aging Woman. In J.B. Halter, J.G. Ouslander, M.E. Tinetti, S. Studenski, K.P. High, and S. Asthana (Eds), Hazzard’s Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, 6th Edition (pp. 567-581). New York, NY: The McGaw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Qato DM, Alexander GC, Conti RM, Johnson M, Schumm P, Lindau ST. Use of Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medications and Dietary Supplements Among Older Adults in the United States. Journal of the American Medical Association.. 2008; 300(24):2867-2878. Abstract

Lindau ST, Drum M, Gaumer E, Surawska H, Jordan J. Prevalence of High-Risk HPV Infection among Older Women in the United States. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2008; 112(5):979-989. Abstract

Lindau ST, Schumm P, Laumann E, Levinson W, O’Muircheartaigh C, Waite LJ. A Study of Sexuality and Health among Older Adults in the United States.  New England Journal of Medicine. 2007; 357:762-74. Abstract

Lindau ST. For the Participants of the Interdisciplinary Workshop of the International Longevity Center. Intimacy and Sexuality: Toward a Lifespan Perspective International Longevity USY, New York, NY. 2006. PDF

Lindau ST, Leitsch SA, Lundberg K, Jerome J. Older Women’s Attitudes, Behavior and Communication about Sex and HIV: A Community-Based Study.  Journal of Women’s Health. 2006; 15(6): 747-753. Abstract

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