Affiliation: McMaster University
- HIV prevalence remains low among Calgary's needle exchange program participantsC D Guenter
Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary
Can J Public Health 91:129-32. 2000..To determine the demographic characteristics, risk behaviours and prevalence of HIV-1 among injection drug users (IDU) attending Calgary's needle exchange program (NEP)...
- Prenatal HIV testing in Ontario: knowledge, attitudes and practices of prenatal care providers in a province with low testing ratesDale Guenter
Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
Can J Public Health 94:93-7. 2003..To describe the knowledge, attitudes and practices of prenatal care providers in relation to prenatal HIV testing...
- Rapid point-of-care HIV testing in community-based anonymous testing program: a valuable alternative to conventional testingD Guenter
Deparment of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:195-204. 2008..High-quality pretest and posttest counseling is particularly important for rapid testers with positive results. The impact of false-positive results requires further study...
- Prenatal HIV tests. Routine testing or informed choice?Dale Guenter
Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
Can Fam Physician 49:1334-40. 2003..To examine how prenatal care providers responded to a new provincial policy of offering HIV testing to all prenatal patients, and to determine factors associated with self-reported high testing rates...
- People with HIV as educators of health professionalsPatricia Solomon
Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, 1400 Main Street W, IAHS Rm 403, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 1C7, Canada
AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:840-7. 2005..Learner feedback indicated that they valued their interactions with the PHAs. This model of education has the potential to positively benefit patients living with a variety of illnesses and disabilities...
- Community-based HIV education and prevention workers respond to a changing environmentDale Guenter
Department of Family, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:29-36. 2005..Understanding these points of tension is important for the nursing profession when it is engaged with ASOs in programming or evaluation research...
- Integration of persons with HIV in a problem-based tutorial: a qualitative studyPatricia Solomon
School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS, 1400 Main Street W, Room 403, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Teach Learn Med 15:257-61. 2003..This qualitative study examined the effect of using persons with HIV-AIDS (PHAs) as facilitators of learning in an interdisciplinary problem-based learning curriculum...
- An interprofessional problem-based learning course on rehabilitation issues in HIVPatricia Solomon
McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
Med Teach 25:408-13. 2003..Learning related to HIV and rehabilitation is ideally suited to an interprofessional, problem-based environment...
- "Under My Umbrella": the housing experiences of HIV positive parents who live with and care for their children in OntarioSaara Greene
School of Social Work, McMasters University, Kenneth Taylor Hall, Rm 327, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada
Arch Womens Ment Health 13:223-32. 2010..In order to more effectively support HIV positive parents and their children, health and social service practices and policies must respond to the unique challenges that face these families...
- Medical records and women's self-report are not reliable sources for determining whether prenatal HIV testing was doneMark H Yudin
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 28:867-72. 2006..Clinical and public health decisions may therefore be compromised by a lack of accurate testing information at the bedside...
- Prenatal HIV testing: women's experiences of informed consent in Toronto, OntarioDale Guenter
Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton ON
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:17-22. 2008..Our goal was to evaluate how the informed consent process was being carried out in Ontario...
- Short report: Canadian family doctors caring for people with HIV and AIDS. Canada's National Family Physician Workforce SurveyDale Guenter
Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
Can Fam Physician 50:1011-3. 2004