Bach Xuan Tran

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Publications

  1. pmc HIV infection, risk factors, and preventive services utilization among female sex workers in the Mekong Delta Region of Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    PLoS ONE 9:e86267. 2014
  2. pmc Associations between alcohol use disorders and adherence to antiretroviral treatment and quality of life amongst people living with HIV/AIDS
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 14:27. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Impact of methadone maintenance on health utility, health care utilization and expenditure in drug users with HIV/AIDS
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Viet Nam School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 24:e105-10. 2013
  4. pmc Willingness to pay for methadone maintenance treatment in Vietnamese epicentres of injection-drug-driven HIV infection
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    Bull World Health Organ 91:475-82. 2013
  5. pmc HIV voluntary testing and perceived risk among female sex workers in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Glob Health Action 6:20690. 2013
  6. pmc Determinants of antiretroviral treatment adherence among HIV/AIDS patients: a multisite study
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Glob Health Action 6:19570. 2013
  7. pmc Factors associated with job satisfaction among commune health workers: implications for human resource policies
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Glob Health Action 6:1-6. 2013
  8. pmc Patient satisfaction with HIV/AIDS care and treatment in the decentralization of services delivery in Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    PLoS ONE 7:e46680. 2012
  9. pmc Multilevel predictors of concurrent opioid use during methadone maintenance treatment among drug users with HIV/AIDS
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e51569. 2012
  10. pmc Quality of life profile and psychometric properties of the EQ-5D-5L in HIV/AIDS patients
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:132. 2012

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Publications23

  1. pmc HIV infection, risk factors, and preventive services utilization among female sex workers in the Mekong Delta Region of Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    PLoS ONE 9:e86267. 2014
    ..We assessed HIV prevalence and its correlates among FSWs, and the use of preventive services among this community in the Mekong Delta region, southern Vietnam...
  2. pmc Associations between alcohol use disorders and adherence to antiretroviral treatment and quality of life amongst people living with HIV/AIDS
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 14:27. 2014
    ..We examined the association of alcohol use disorders (AUD) with adherence to and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) outcomes of antiretroviral treatment (ART) for HIV/AIDS patients...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of methadone maintenance on health utility, health care utilization and expenditure in drug users with HIV/AIDS
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Viet Nam School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 24:e105-10. 2013
    ..This study assessed the impact of methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) on health utility, health care service utilization, and out-of-pocket (OOP) health expenditure in drug users with HIV/AIDS in Vietnam...
  4. pmc Willingness to pay for methadone maintenance treatment in Vietnamese epicentres of injection-drug-driven HIV infection
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    Bull World Health Organ 91:475-82. 2013
    ..Willingness to pay for methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) in three Vietnamese epicentres of injection-drug-driven human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection was assessed...
  5. pmc HIV voluntary testing and perceived risk among female sex workers in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Glob Health Action 6:20690. 2013
    ..We sought to assess VCT uptake and HIV-related knowledge and perceived risk among female sex workers (FSWs) in five provinces of the Mekong Delta region...
  6. pmc Determinants of antiretroviral treatment adherence among HIV/AIDS patients: a multisite study
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Glob Health Action 6:19570. 2013
    ..Adherence to antiretroviral treatment (ART) is vital in achieving virological treatment success. This study assessed the prevalence of optimal ART adherence and its determinants among HIV/AIDS patients in Vietnam...
  7. pmc Factors associated with job satisfaction among commune health workers: implications for human resource policies
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Glob Health Action 6:1-6. 2013
    ..Job satisfaction among health workers is an important indicator in assessing the performance and efficiency of health services...
  8. pmc Patient satisfaction with HIV/AIDS care and treatment in the decentralization of services delivery in Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    PLoS ONE 7:e46680. 2012
    ..We evaluated the patient satisfaction with HIV/AIDS care and treatment and its determinants across levels of health service administration in Vietnam...
  9. pmc Multilevel predictors of concurrent opioid use during methadone maintenance treatment among drug users with HIV/AIDS
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e51569. 2012
    ..This study assessed changes in opioid use, and longitudinal predictors of continued opioid use during MMT among HIV-positive drug users in Vietnam, with the aim of identifying changes that might enhance program efficacy...
  10. pmc Quality of life profile and psychometric properties of the EQ-5D-5L in HIV/AIDS patients
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:132. 2012
    ..We assessed health-related quality of life (HRQOL), its associated factors, and examined measurement properties of the EuroQol - 5 Dimensions - 5 Levels (EQ-5D-5L) in HIV/AIDS patients...
  11. doi request reprint Determinants of health-related quality of life in adults living with HIV in Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    AIDS Care 23:1236-45. 2011
    ..05). The findings highlight the need to improve the health service referral system and enhance psychological and social supports for patients in early stages of HIV infection in Vietnam...
  12. pmc Quality of life outcomes of antiretroviral treatment for HIV/AIDS patients in Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e41062. 2012
    ..This study assessed health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and its related factors in HIV/AIDS patients taking antiretroviral treatment (ART) in Vietnam...
  13. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of integrating methadone maintenance and antiretroviral treatment for HIV-positive drug users in Vietnam's injection-driven HIV epidemics
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Canada
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:260-6. 2012
    ..This approach is also incrementally cost-effective in this large injection-driven HIV epidemic...
  14. ncbi request reprint Changes in drug use are associated with health-related quality of life improvements among methadone maintenance patients with HIV/AIDS
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, 8303, 112 Street, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2T4, Canada
    Qual Life Res 21:613-23. 2012
    ..This longitudinal study assessed the changes in drug use patterns and health-related quality of life (HRQL) among HIV-positive drug users in the first methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) cohort in Vietnam...
  15. doi request reprint The cost-effectiveness and budget impact of Vietnam's methadone maintenance treatment programme in HIV prevention and treatment among injection drug users
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Glob Public Health 7:1080-94. 2012
    ..The results indicated that MMT was cost-effective in HIV prevention and treatment among DUs who were opioid dependent...
  16. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of methadone maintenance treatment for HIV-positive drug users in Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    AIDS Care 24:283-90. 2012
    ..Findings of this study indicate that providing MMT for HIV-positive drug users is a cost-effective intervention in Vietnam. Integrating MMT to HIV/AIDS care and treatment services would be beneficial in injection-driven HIV epidemics...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of alcohol use disorders during antiretroviral treatment in injection-driven HIV epidemics in Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:39-44. 2013
    ..This study determined the prevalence of AUD and identified correlates of alcohol consumption and drinking problems during ART in large injection-driven HIV epidemics in Vietnam...
  18. doi request reprint Gender differences in quality of life outcomes of HIV/AIDS treatment in the latent feminization of HIV epidemics in Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    AIDS Care 24:1187-96. 2012
    ..Findings of this study highlight the need to develop comprehensive interventions for HIV/AIDS patients, including HIV/AIDS treatment support and gender-specific impact mitigation interventions strategies...
  19. pmc Life course impact of school-based promotion of healthy eating and active living to prevent childhood obesity
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e102242. 2014
    ..In the present study we estimate the life course impact of the APPLE Schools programs in terms of future body weights and avoided health care costs...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mobile phone-based antiretroviral adherence support in Vietnam: feasibility, patient's preference, and willingness-to-pay
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    AIDS Behav 16:1988-92. 2012
    ..1 %), regular information messages (21.3 %), and booking of clinic visits (16.5 %). These findings inform the design of adherence interventions using mobile phone in the Vietnamese setting...
  21. pmc Cost analyses of obesity in Canada: scope, quality, and implications
    Bach Xuan Tran
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 11:3. 2013
    ..This study reviewed costs of obesity and intervention programs in Canada, assessed the scope and quality of existing cost analyses, and identified implications for economic evaluations and public health decision makers...
  22. pmc A systematic review of scope and quality of health economic evaluation studies in Vietnam
    Bach Xuan Tran
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    PLoS ONE 9:e103825. 2014
    ..This study aimed to assess the scope and quality of existing research, with the goal of elucidating implications for improving the use of HEE evidence in Vietnam...