Sexual Health

The Health Consequences of Sex Trafficking and Their Implications for Identifying Victims in Healthcare Facilities.”Lederer, L., Wetzel, C. A. Annals of Health Law. 2014; 23(1): 61-91.

Sex trafficking in Nepal: survivor characteristics and long-term outcomes.” Crawford M, Kaufman MR. Violence Against Women. 2014; 8: 905-16.

Associations of sex trafficking history with recent sexual risk among HIV-infected FSWs in India.” Silverman JG, Saggurti N, Cheng DM, Decker MR, Coleman SM, Bridden C, Pardeshi M, Dasgupta A, Samet JH, Raj A. AIDS Behavior. 2013.

Health outcomes among women trafficked for sex in the United States: a closer look.” Muftic LR, Finn MA. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2013; 28(9):1859-85

Individual, interpersonal, and social-structural correlates of involuntary sex exchange among female sex workers in two Mexico-U.S. border cities.“Goldenberg SM, Rangel G, Staines H, Vera A, Lozada R, Nguyen L, Silverman JG, Strathdee SA. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. 2013 Aug 15; 63(5): 639-46.

Sex trafficking, sex work, and violence: Evidence for a new era.“Decker MR.  International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics. 2013; 120(2):113-4.

Trauma and Its Aftermath for Commercially Sexually Exploited Women as Told by Front-Line Service Providers.” Hom, K. A., Woods, S. J. Issues in Mental Health Nursing. 2013; 34(2), 75-81.

Prevalence and risk of violence and the physical, mental, and sexual health problems associated with human trafficking: systematic review.” Oram S, Stöckl H, Busza J, Howard LM, Zimmerman C. PLoS Medicine. 2012; 9(5).

Sex trafficking and initiation-related violence, alcohol use, and HIV risk among HIV-infected female sex workers in Mumbai, India.” Silverman JG, Raj A, Cheng DM, Decker MR, Coleman S, Bridden C, Pardeshi M, Saggurti N, Samet JH. Journal of Infectious Disease 2011. 204:S1229-34.

Trafficking experiences and violence victimization of sex-trafficked young women in Cambodia.“McCauley HL, Decker MR, Silverman JG. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. 2010; 110(3):266-7.

HIV vulnerabilities of sex-trafficked Indian women and girls.“Gupta J, Raj A, Decker MR, Reed E, Silverman JG. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. 2009; 107:30–34.

Trafficking, violence victimization, and condom non-use among prostituted women in Nicaragua.” Decker MR, Mack KP, Barrows JJ, Silverman JG. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 2009; 107: 151-152.

Tuberculosis and HIV: a global menace exacerbated via sex trafficking.” Dharmadhikari AS, Gupta J, Decker MR, Raj A, Silverman JG.  International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2009; 13, 543-546.

HIV prevalence and predictors of infection in sex-trafficked Nepalese girls and women.” Silverman JG, Decker MR, Gupta J, Maheshwari A, Willis BM, et al. JAMA. 2007; 298:536–542.

HIV prevalence and predictors among rescued sex-trafficked women and girls in Mumbai, India.”Silverman JG, Decker MR, Gupta J, Maheshwari A, Patel V, et al. JAIDS. 2006;43:588–593.