Chunqing Lin

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Publications

  1. pmc Structural-level factors affecting implementation of the methadone maintenance therapy program in China
    Chunqing Lin
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:119-27. 2010
  2. pmc Family support, quality of life and concurrent substance use among methadone maintenance therapy clients in China
    C Lin
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, China
    Public Health 125:269-74. 2011
  3. pmc Challenges in providing services in methadone maintenance therapy clinics in China: service providers' perceptions
    Chunqing Lin
    School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 21:173-8. 2010
  4. pmc Reducing HIV-related stigma in health care settings: a randomized controlled trial in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:286-92. 2013
  5. doi request reprint How willing are men who have sex with men in China to be circumcised for the sake of protecting his female sex partner?
    Joseph T F Lau
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Sex Med 9:1904-12. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of unprotected anal intercourse among Hong Kong men who have sex with men traveling to Shenzhen, China
    Joseph T F Lau
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 5 F, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    AIDS Behav 17:1395-405. 2013
  7. pmc To tell or not to tell: HIV disclosure to family members in China
    Li Li
    UCLA NPI Center for Community Health, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 8:235-41. 2008
  8. pmc Individual attitudes and perceived social norms: Reports on HIV/AIDS-related stigma among service providers in China
    Li Li
    University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Psychol 44:443-50. 2009
  9. pmc Visiting entertainment venues and sexual health in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:814-20. 2009
  10. pmc An intervention targeting service providers and clients for methadone maintenance treatment in China: a cluster-randomized trial
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Addiction 108:356-66. 2013

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  1. pmc Structural-level factors affecting implementation of the methadone maintenance therapy program in China
    Chunqing Lin
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:119-27. 2010
    ..Comprehensive services should be incorporated into the MMT program. Extended operating hours and incentives for compliant clients should be implemented...
  2. pmc Family support, quality of life and concurrent substance use among methadone maintenance therapy clients in China
    C Lin
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, China
    Public Health 125:269-74. 2011
    ..The methadone maintenance therapy (MMT) programme has been scaled up rapidly in China. This study explored the family support perceived by MMT clients and its association with their quality of life and concurrent illicit drug use...
  3. pmc Challenges in providing services in methadone maintenance therapy clinics in China: service providers' perceptions
    Chunqing Lin
    School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 21:173-8. 2010
    ..As of the end of November, 2008, 558 MMT clinics had been established countrywide. The objective of this study was to elucidate the difficulties and challenges as perceived by service providers working in MMT clinics...
  4. pmc Reducing HIV-related stigma in health care settings: a randomized controlled trial in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:286-92. 2013
    ..The objective of the intervention was to reduce service providers' stigmatizing attitudes and behaviors toward people living with HIV...
  5. doi request reprint How willing are men who have sex with men in China to be circumcised for the sake of protecting his female sex partner?
    Joseph T F Lau
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Sex Med 9:1904-12. 2012
    ..Many MSM have female sexual partners, representing a bridge of transmitting HIV to the general population. Circumcision reduces the risk of HIV prevention via heterosexual intercourse...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of unprotected anal intercourse among Hong Kong men who have sex with men traveling to Shenzhen, China
    Joseph T F Lau
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 5 F, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    AIDS Behav 17:1395-405. 2013
    ..This was especially true when anal sex with RP was involved. Cross-border HIV prevention is greatly warranted. It should ensure condom availability and modify perceptions toward UAI...
  7. pmc To tell or not to tell: HIV disclosure to family members in China
    Li Li
    UCLA NPI Center for Community Health, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 8:235-41. 2008
    ..There is an immediate need to re-examine HIV notification policies so that there are consistent guidelines and procedures for providers throughout China...
  8. pmc Individual attitudes and perceived social norms: Reports on HIV/AIDS-related stigma among service providers in China
    Li Li
    University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Psychol 44:443-50. 2009
    ..Results underscored the importance of understanding social norms and personal attitudes in studying HIV-related stigma and called for the incorporation of existing human capital into future HIV stigma reduction programs...
  9. pmc Visiting entertainment venues and sexual health in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:814-20. 2009
    ..Gender differences were observed in predicting unprotected sex and STD infections. Entertainment venues could be potential sites for place-based intervention programs and outreach for the general population...
  10. pmc An intervention targeting service providers and clients for methadone maintenance treatment in China: a cluster-randomized trial
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Addiction 108:356-66. 2013
    ..This study examines the preliminary outcomes of an intervention targeting service providers in methadone maintenance therapy (MMT) clinics in China. The intervention effects on both service providers and clients are reported...
  11. pmc Empathy and avoidance in treating patients living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) among service providers in China
    Chunqing Lin
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 24:1341-8. 2012
    ..PLWHA could potentially benefit from attitudinal change in medical settings...
  12. pmc Concurrent heroin use among methadone maintenance clients in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Addict Behav 37:264-8. 2012
    ..The study examined concurrent illicit heroin use among methadone maintenance clients in China and its association with clients' demographic characteristics, treatment experience, and personal social network...
  13. pmc HIV-related avoidance and universal precaution in medical settings: opportunities to intervene
    Li Li
    Center for Community Health, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:617-31. 2011
    ..To determine the association between adherence to universal precaution (UP) and avoidance attitudes toward patients living with HIV/AIDS (PLH) among service providers...
  14. pmc Antiretroviral therapy adherence among patients living with HIV/AIDS in Thailand
    Li Li
    Center for Community Health, Semel Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Nurs Health Sci 12:212-20. 2010
    ..Our findings underscore the critical importance of addressing these various challenges that can influence adherence to antiretroviral therapy...
  15. pmc Popular Opinion Leader intervention for HIV stigma reduction in health care settings
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 25:327-35. 2013
    ..The observed changes were documented not only in POLs but also in non-POLs after a certain period of time. This finding informed the design and implementation of future stigma reduction efforts and POL intervention programs. ..
  16. pmc Regional differences in HIV prevalence and individual attitudes among service providers in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:283-7. 2012
    ..Regional contextual factors could shape individual providers' attitudes and beliefs and impact the quality of care. Stigma reduction interventions need to be culturally tailored and region-specific...
  17. pmc Occupational exposure to HIV among health care providers: a qualitative study in Yunnan, China
    Chunqing Lin
    UCLA NPI Center for Community Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 7:35-41. 2008
    ..Further training and emphasis on universal precautions and PEP guidelines may reduce the risk of occupational infections...
  18. pmc Universal precautions in the era of HIV/AIDS: perception of health service providers in Yunnan, China
    Sheng Wu
    Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, 10920 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:806-14. 2008
    ..Effective universal precaution interventions need to target both administrators and providers, and address both structural barriers and individual attitudinal and behavioral factors...
  19. pmc Institutional support for HIV/AIDS care in China: a multilevel analysis
    Li Li
    UCLA Semel Institute Center for Community Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 20:1190-6. 2008
    ..Urgent need exists to address the unbalanced healthcare system in China and to consider the policy implications for an effective response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic...
  20. pmc Pharmacy workers' sexually transmitted diseases/human immunodeficiency virus knowledge in Fuzhou, China: implications for human immunodeficiency virus testing, treatment, and prevention strategies
    Yi Wen
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:221-6. 2009
    ..There is a need to study the STD/human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) knowledge among pharmacy workers in retail pharmacies...
  21. doi request reprint Unprotected anal intercourse behavior and intention among male sex workers in Shenzhen serving cross-boundary male clients coming from Hong Kong, China - prevalence and associated factors
    Joseph T F Lau
    Centre for Health Behaviors Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    AIDS Care 24:59-70. 2012
    ..59-43.32). MSW are at high risk of HIV transmission. Various factors are associated with UAI with male cross-boundary clients; these factors and the context of sex work need to be considered when designing HIV prevention programs...
  22. pmc Disclosure of HIV status is a family matter: field notes from China
    Li Li
    Institute Center for Community Health, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:307-14. 2007
    ..This study illustrates that family is an intricate part of the disclosure process in China and demonstrates the importance of including families in HIV-AIDS interventions...
  23. pmc HIV prevention intervention to reduce HIV-related stigma: evidence from China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    AIDS 24:115-22. 2010
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  24. pmc Setting up a surveillance system for sexually transmitted diseases in the general population with prospective data collection from private-practice and public-practice doctors in Hong Kong
    Joseph T F Lau
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BMC Public Health 11:254. 2011
    ..Existing surveillance systems for sexually transmitted diseases (STD) and reproductive tract infections (RTI) are important but often ineffective, as they tend to omit cases diagnosed by private-practice doctors..
  25. pmc Assessing outcomes of a stigma-reduction intervention with venue-based analysis
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA, 90024, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:991-9. 2014
    ..A randomized controlled trial with a matched design was conducted during October 2008 and February 2010, aiming at reducing HIV-related stigma in healthcare settings...
  26. doi request reprint Acceptability of circumcision as a means of HIV prevention among men who have sex with men in China
    Joseph T F Lau
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, China
    AIDS Care 23:1472-82. 2011
    ..If future studies can establish efficacy of circumcision, relevant promotion programs need to guard against risk compensation, though the magnitude of risk compensation may be moderate...
  27. pmc A qualitative study exploring the reason for low dosage of methadone prescribed in the MMT clinics in China
    Chunqing Lin
    Semel Institute Center for Community Health, University of California, Los Angeles, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 117:45-9. 2011
    ..MMT clients in China received lower dosages of methadone compared with those provided in other countries. The objective of this study is to elucidate the reason for the low methadone dosage prescribed in MMT clinics in China...
  28. pmc Mass media and HIV/AIDS in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Health Commun 14:424-38. 2009
    ..Enhancing the content and penetration of HIV/AIDS campaigns within various channels of the media can be an important strategy in disseminating HIV knowledge and reducing HIV-related discrimination...
  29. pmc Motivational profiles of clients seeking methadone maintenance therapy in China
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 118:335-40. 2011
    ..This study applied a stage-of-change model to examine the motivational profiles of clients seeking methadone maintenance therapy (MMT) in China...
  30. ncbi request reprint Intergenerational and urban-rural health habits in Chinese families
    Li Li
    Center for Community Health, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:172-80. 2009
    ..To explore intergenerational health habits and compare differences between urban and rural families...
  31. doi request reprint Prevalence of preventive behaviors and associated factors during early phase of the H1N1 influenza epidemic
    Joseph T F Lau
    Centre for Health Behaviours Research, School of Public Health and Primary Care Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Am J Infect Control 38:374-80. 2010
    ..The community plays an important role in controlling influenza A/H1N1. There is a dearth of data investigating adoption of preventive behaviors in the initial phase of the A/H1N1 pandemic...
  32. pmc Opiate users' perceived barriers against attending methadone maintenance therapy: a qualitative study in China
    Chunqing Lin
    Semel Institute Center for Community Health, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:1190-8. 2011
    ..The result suggests the need for structural changes such as improving comprehensive services, simplifying application procedure, and enhancing referral system. The study's limitations are noted...
  33. pmc Using case vignettes to measure HIV-related stigma among health professionals in China
    Li Li
    UCLA NPI Center for Community Health, University of California Los Angeles, 10920 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:178-84. 2007
    ..We examined Chinese health professionals' attitudes towards patients with AIDS vs patients with hepatitis B...
  34. pmc Using standardized patients to evaluate hospital-based intervention outcomes
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA and Fujian Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Fuzhou, China
    Int J Epidemiol 43:897-903. 2014
    ..This article explains the process of employing standardized patients in an HIV stigma reduction intervention in healthcare settings in China...
  35. pmc Correlated outcomes of a pilot intervention for people injecting drugs and their family members in Vietnam
    Li Li
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Community Health, University of California, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 134:348-54. 2014
    ..The interrelationship between the well-being of injecting drug users (IDUs) and their family environment has been widely documented. However, few intervention programs have addressed the needs of both IDUs and their family members...
  36. pmc Incidence of genital warts among the Hong Kong general adult population
    Chunqing Lin
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Room 504, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Shatin, New Territories, SAR Hong Kong
    BMC Infect Dis 10:272. 2010
    ..The objective of this study is to estimate the incidence of genital warts in Hong Kong and explore a way to establish a surveillance system for genital warts among the Hong Kong general population...