Michael H Levy

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prisons, hepatitis C and harm minimisation
    Michael H Levy
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:647-9. 2007
  2. pmc Health-state utilities in a prisoner population: a cross-sectional survey
    Christopher A K Y Chong
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:78. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk among recently released prisoners in New South Wales, Australia
    Azar Kariminia
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:387-90. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C prevalence among Australian prisoners - 2004, 2007, 2010
    Joanne M Reekie
    Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 200:277-80. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Mantoux positivity and annual risk of infection for tuberculosis in New South Wales prisoners, 1996 and 2001
    Michael H Levy
    Centre for Health Research in Criminal Justice, Justice Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    N S W Public Health Bull 18:119-24. 2007
  6. pmc The effect of hepatitis C virus infection on health-related quality of life in prisoners
    Hla Hla Thein
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clincal Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Urban Health 83:275-88. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Clearance of hepatitis C viremia associated with cellular immunity in the absence of seroconversion in the hepatitis C incidence and transmission in prisons study cohort
    Jeffrey J Post
    Department of Pathology, School of Medical Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Infect Dis 189:1846-55. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with mortality in a cohort of Australian prisoners
    Azar Kariminia
    Centre for Health Research in Criminal Justice, Justice Health, 302 152 Bunnerong Road, Eastgardens, Sydney, NSW, 2035, Australia
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:417-28. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Establishment of a successful assessment and treatment service for Australian prison inmates with chronic hepatitis C
    Leng Boonwaat
    Blood Borne Viruses and Sexual Assault Services, Population Health, Justice Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:496-500. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C transmission and HIV post-exposure prophylaxis after needle- and syringe-sharing in Australian prisons
    Belinda G O'Sullivan
    New South Wales Department of Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:546-9. 2003

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Prisons, hepatitis C and harm minimisation
    Michael H Levy
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:647-9. 2007
    ..A two-stage approach is suggested: firstly, implementing programs of proven effectiveness consistently across the eight Australian jurisdictions, and, secondly, expanding current initiatives in the light of international "best practice"...
  2. pmc Health-state utilities in a prisoner population: a cross-sectional survey
    Christopher A K Y Chong
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:78. 2009
    ..Health-state utilities for prisoners have not been described...
  3. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk among recently released prisoners in New South Wales, Australia
    Azar Kariminia
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:387-90. 2007
    ..To determine the risk of suicide and drug overdose death among recently released prisoners...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C prevalence among Australian prisoners - 2004, 2007, 2010
    Joanne M Reekie
    Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 200:277-80. 2014
    ..To report the prevalence of markers for HIV infection, hepatitis B and hepatitis C among Australian prison entrants...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Mantoux positivity and annual risk of infection for tuberculosis in New South Wales prisoners, 1996 and 2001
    Michael H Levy
    Centre for Health Research in Criminal Justice, Justice Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    N S W Public Health Bull 18:119-24. 2007
    ..This study compares the prevalence of Mantoux positivity among prisoners in NSW in 1996 and 2001 and examines factors associated with Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection...
  6. pmc The effect of hepatitis C virus infection on health-related quality of life in prisoners
    Hla Hla Thein
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clincal Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Urban Health 83:275-88. 2006
    ..Non-HCV factors may override HCV-specific HRQOL impairment in this population. Targeted management strategies are required to improve HRQOL of prisoners...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clearance of hepatitis C viremia associated with cellular immunity in the absence of seroconversion in the hepatitis C incidence and transmission in prisons study cohort
    Jeffrey J Post
    Department of Pathology, School of Medical Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Infect Dis 189:1846-55. 2004
    ..These cases highlight the potential for cellular immune responses against HCV to facilitate viral clearance, responses that may model those required for effective HCV vaccination...
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with mortality in a cohort of Australian prisoners
    Azar Kariminia
    Centre for Health Research in Criminal Justice, Justice Health, 302 152 Bunnerong Road, Eastgardens, Sydney, NSW, 2035, Australia
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:417-28. 2007
    ..Prison health services need to develop interventions targeting high-risk groups to avoid this situation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Establishment of a successful assessment and treatment service for Australian prison inmates with chronic hepatitis C
    Leng Boonwaat
    Blood Borne Viruses and Sexual Assault Services, Population Health, Justice Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:496-500. 2010
    ..To evaluate the assessment and treatment outcomes of a prison hepatitis service...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C transmission and HIV post-exposure prophylaxis after needle- and syringe-sharing in Australian prisons
    Belinda G O'Sullivan
    New South Wales Department of Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:546-9. 2003
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