M Hopwood

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi The injection of methadone syrup in New South Wales: patterns of use and increased harm after partial banning of injecting equipment
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:551-5. 2003
  2. ncbi The experience of interferon-based treatments for hepatitis C infection
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Qual Health Res 15:635-46. 2005
  3. ncbi Resilient coping: applying adaptive responses to prior adversity during treatment for hepatitis C infection
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research NCHSR, Australia
    J Health Psychol 13:17-27. 2008
  4. ncbi Receiving a hepatitis C-positive diagnosis
    M Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 34:526-31. 2004
  5. ncbi Disclosing hepatitis C infection within everyday contexts: implications for accessing support and healthcare
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Health Psychol 15:811-8. 2010
  6. ncbi Assessing community support for harm reduction services: comparing two measures
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:385-91. 2010
  7. ncbi Pretreatment preparation and management of interferon-based therapy for hepatitis C virus infection
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 59:248-54. 2007
  8. ncbi The drugs that dare not speak their name: Injecting and other illicit drug use during treatment for hepatitis C infection
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Drug Policy 18:374-80. 2007
  9. ncbi Is point of access to needles and syringes related to needle sharing? Comparing data collected from pharmacies and needle and syringe programs in south-east Sydney
    Joanne Bryant
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:364-70. 2010
  10. ncbi Secondary exchange of sterile injecting equipment in a high distribution environment: a mixed method analysis in south east Sydney, Australia
    Joanne Bryant
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Drug Policy 20:324-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi The injection of methadone syrup in New South Wales: patterns of use and increased harm after partial banning of injecting equipment
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:551-5. 2003
    ..To assess the impact on injecting drug use and risk behaviour of the withdrawal of methadone injecting equipment from government-funded needle and syringe programs...
  2. ncbi The experience of interferon-based treatments for hepatitis C infection
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Qual Health Res 15:635-46. 2005
    ..The authors argue for further qualitative research to enhance knowledge of the impact of this therapy...
  3. ncbi Resilient coping: applying adaptive responses to prior adversity during treatment for hepatitis C infection
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research NCHSR, Australia
    J Health Psychol 13:17-27. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Receiving a hepatitis C-positive diagnosis
    M Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 34:526-31. 2004
    ..There is a paucity of academic literature that describes patients' experiences of receiving a hepatitis C-positive diagnosis, doctors' explanations of the infection and referral to support services...
  5. ncbi Disclosing hepatitis C infection within everyday contexts: implications for accessing support and healthcare
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Health Psychol 15:811-8. 2010
    ..Bad reactions following disclosure are common and may impede health-seeking behaviour including uptake of hepatitis C treatment...
  6. ncbi Assessing community support for harm reduction services: comparing two measures
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:385-91. 2010
    ..This study aimed to explore whether findings regarding community support for harm reduction services could be manipulated through priming of language and information contained within survey items...
  7. ncbi Pretreatment preparation and management of interferon-based therapy for hepatitis C virus infection
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 59:248-54. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to explore how healthcare professionals prepare patients for hepatitis C treatment and the management strategy used during this treatment...
  8. ncbi The drugs that dare not speak their name: Injecting and other illicit drug use during treatment for hepatitis C infection
    Max Hopwood
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Drug Policy 18:374-80. 2007
    ..Research which investigates the extent of illicit drug use during HCV treatment, the risks and benefits associated with their use in this context, and the harms of perpetuating a duplicitous healthcare system is required...
  9. ncbi Is point of access to needles and syringes related to needle sharing? Comparing data collected from pharmacies and needle and syringe programs in south-east Sydney
    Joanne Bryant
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:364-70. 2010
    ..This paper examines patterns of equipment acquisition and risk for blood-borne virus transmission among injecting drug users who use pharmacies and needle and syringe programs (NSP) in south-east Sydney...
  10. ncbi Secondary exchange of sterile injecting equipment in a high distribution environment: a mixed method analysis in south east Sydney, Australia
    Joanne Bryant
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Drug Policy 20:324-8. 2009
    ..This paper describes the extent, patterns and contexts of SE in south east Sydney, Australia and examines whether SE is independently associated with BBV risk practices...
  11. ncbi "Look, I'm fit, I'm positive and I'll be all right, thank you very much": coping with hepatitis C treatment and unrealistic optimism
    Carla Treloar
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Psychol Health Med 13:360-6. 2008
    ..Unrealistic optimism should be explored as part of pre-treatment assessments for hepatitis C treatment and considered throughout treatment to avoid delays in help seeking...
  12. ncbi Infection control in the context of hepatitis C disclosure: implications for education of healthcare professionals
    Carla Treloar
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, Webster Building, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 17:183-91. 2004
    ..Thus, infection control practices can be used as a tool to discriminate against people with hepatitis C. Social identity theory is used to illustrate these insights and to propose recommendations for education of health care workers...
  13. ncbi Uptake and delivery of hepatitis C treatment in opiate substitution treatment: perceptions of clients and health professionals
    C Treloar
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Viral Hepat 17:839-44. 2010
    ..These findings emphasize the need for future research and delivery of services which addresses the complexity of care and treatment for people in marginalized social circumstances...
  14. ncbi Factors associated with specialist assessment and treatment for hepatitis C virus infection in New South Wales, Australia
    J Grebely
    Viral Hepatitis Clinical Research Program, National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Viral Hepat 18:e104-16. 2011
    ..22, P < 0.001). These data identify modifiable patient-, provider- and systems-level barriers associated with HCV assessment and treatment in the community that could be addressed by targeted interventions...