Lorraine Sherr

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical and behavioural aspects of aging with HIV infection
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 14:273-9. 2009
  2. pmc Social acceptability and perceived impact of a community-led cash transfer programme in Zimbabwe
    Morten Skovdal
    Department of Health Promotion and Development, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 13:342. 2013
  3. pmc Evidence-based gender findings for children affected by HIV and AIDS - a systematic overview
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Infection and Population Health, Royal Free UCL Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    AIDS Care 21:83-97. 2009
  4. pmc The Internet and HIV study: design and methods
    Jonathan Elford
    Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University London, 24 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4TY
    BMC Public Health 4:39. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Fatherhood and HIV-positive heterosexual men
    L Sherr
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    HIV Med 5:258-63. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Successive switching of antiretroviral therapy is associated with high psychological and physical burden
    Lorraine Sherr
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 18:700-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Recruiting London gay men into an HIV vaccine trial: is it feasible?
    L Sherr
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS Care 16:565-71. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint A feasibility study on recruiting fathers of young children to examine the impact of paternal depression on child development
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 36:295-309. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Abandoned babies in the UK - a review utilizing media reports
    L Sherr
    University College London Medical School, Department of Infection and Population Health, London NW32PF, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 35:419-30. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation in UK HIV clinic attenders
    Lorraine Sherr
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 22:1651-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications72

  1. doi request reprint Clinical and behavioural aspects of aging with HIV infection
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 14:273-9. 2009
    ..The older group were similar in employment, education and disclosure, but complained less and reported much higher tolerance...
  2. pmc Social acceptability and perceived impact of a community-led cash transfer programme in Zimbabwe
    Morten Skovdal
    Department of Health Promotion and Development, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 13:342. 2013
    ..Against this background, and in our interest to promote community participation in cash transfer programmes, we examine local perceptions of a community-led cash transfer programme in Eastern Zimbabwe...
  3. pmc Evidence-based gender findings for children affected by HIV and AIDS - a systematic overview
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Infection and Population Health, Royal Free UCL Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    AIDS Care 21:83-97. 2009
    ..This review shows that the current evidence base is inadequate. Data on gender variation and outcome are urgently needed to inform policy and research on children and HIV...
  4. pmc The Internet and HIV study: design and methods
    Jonathan Elford
    Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University London, 24 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4TY
    BMC Public Health 4:39. 2004
    ..Research funded by the UK Medical Research Council (2002-2004) provided the opportunity to consider whether the Internet represents a new sexual risk environment for gay and bisexual men living in London...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fatherhood and HIV-positive heterosexual men
    L Sherr
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    HIV Med 5:258-63. 2004
    ..The study of HIV and issues of reproduction is women-focused. HIV-positive men are overlooked and understudied. This study examined views on reproduction of heterosexual HIV-positive men...
  6. ncbi request reprint Successive switching of antiretroviral therapy is associated with high psychological and physical burden
    Lorraine Sherr
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 18:700-4. 2007
    ..A holistic approach is needed to understand the psychological effects of such switches if lifelong treatment is to be maintained and those on antiretroviral treatment are to attain good quality of life and minimize symptom burden...
  7. ncbi request reprint Recruiting London gay men into an HIV vaccine trial: is it feasible?
    L Sherr
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS Care 16:565-71. 2004
    ..Some HIV-negative men said that they would be more likely to have unprotected sex if they took part in a trial...
  8. ncbi request reprint A feasibility study on recruiting fathers of young children to examine the impact of paternal depression on child development
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 36:295-309. 2006
    ..This feasibility study shows that it is possible to recruit fathers to mental health studies and provides clear guidance on planning, costing and the expected levels of recruitment for future studies on fathers of young children...
  9. doi request reprint Abandoned babies in the UK - a review utilizing media reports
    L Sherr
    University College London Medical School, Department of Infection and Population Health, London NW32PF, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 35:419-30. 2009
    ..This study aims to use media reports as a resource to collate existing information on abandoned babies and to draw conclusions to inform future response...
  10. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation in UK HIV clinic attenders
    Lorraine Sherr
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 22:1651-8. 2008
    ..Although new treatments have changed prognosis, they also bring new challenges. This study measured suicidal ideation in HIV clinic attenders in the United Kingdom (London/Southeast) and explored associated factors...
  11. doi request reprint A systematic review on the meaning of the concept 'AIDS Orphan': confusion over definitions and implications for care
    Lorraine Sherr
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS Care 20:527-36. 2008
    ..The lack of consistent measures and the blurring of definitions are stumbling blocks in this area...
  12. doi request reprint Adherence to antiretroviral treatment in patients with HIV in the UK: a study of complexity
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS Care 20:442-8. 2008
    ..42, p=0.01). The softer markers of adherence are not usually measured in follow up and may account for variations in treatment responses. The complexity of adherence needs to be understood and addressed to maximise treatment efficacy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sustaining HIV testing in pregnancy- evaluation of routine offer of HIV testing in three London hospitals over 2 years
    Lorraine Sherr
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, UCL, London, UK
    AIDS Care 18:183-8. 2006
    ..It has been possible to normalise HIV testing. Women have responded with high HIV test uptake, but are also questioning other tests which were previously routinely offered...
  14. ncbi request reprint Voluntary counselling and testing: uptake, impact on sexual behaviour, and HIV incidence in a rural Zimbabwean cohort
    Lorraine Sherr
    Royal Free Hospital, University College London, UK
    AIDS 21:851-60. 2007
    ..To examine the determinants of uptake of voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) services, to assess changes in sexual risk behaviour following VCT, and to compare HIV incidence amongst testers and non-testers...
  15. doi request reprint A systematic review of cognitive development and child human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Infection and Population Health, RFUCMS, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychol Health Med 14:387-404. 2009
    ..This will allow for clarity of understanding of the effects, the ability to monitor change as a result of intervention, and to mobilize resources...
  16. doi request reprint Gender and mental health aspects of living with HIV disease and its longer-term outcomes for UK heterosexual patients
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Women Health 52:214-33. 2012
    ..The groups had generally similar HIV experiences with high psychological distress. Adherence monitoring and gender appropriate psychological support are needed for these groups...
  17. doi request reprint What factors are associated with patient self-reported health status among HIV outpatients? A multi-centre UK study of biomedical and psychosocial factors
    Richard Harding
    King s College London, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Cicely Saunders Institute, London, UK
    AIDS Care 24:963-71. 2012
    ..As HIV management focuses on treatment for extended survival and a chronic model of disease, clinical attention to physical and psychological dimensions of patient care are essential to achieve optimal well-being...
  18. ncbi request reprint No evidence of an increase in serosorting with casual partners among HIV-negative gay men in London, 1998-2005
    Jonathan Elford
    City University London, Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, UK
    AIDS 21:243-5. 2007
    ..7%, 1.2%; test for a trend P = 0.1). By way of comparison, the percentage of HIV-positive gay men who reported serosorting more than doubled during this time (6.8%, 17.7%, P < 0.01)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gay men who look for sex on the Internet: is there more HIV/STI risk with online partners?
    Graham Bolding
    City University London, London, UK
    AIDS 19:961-8. 2005
    ..To examine whether the excess risk for HIV and sexually transmitted infection (STI) seen among gay men who look for sex through the Internet occurs with men they meet online (through the Internet) rather than offline (in bars, clubs, etc)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Where young MSM meet their first sexual partner: the role of the Internet
    Graham Bolding
    Institute of Health Sciences, City University, 24 Chiswell Street, London, EC1Y 4TY, UK
    AIDS Behav 11:522-6. 2007
    ..5-1.3%). An increasing number of young MSM appear to meet their first sexual partner through the Internet. Online sexual health interventions should be developed targeting men early in their sexual careers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Welfare rights advice in primary care: prevalence, processes and specialist provision
    Richard Harding
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Fam Pract 20:48-53. 2003
    ..Despite persistent poverty-related health inequalities, few sustained responses have been developed in primary care. Welfare rights provision has been proposed as one potential pathway to addressing health inequalities...
  22. pmc Social capital and HIV competent communities: the role of community groups in managing HIV/AIDS in rural Zimbabwe
    Catherine Campbell
    London School of Economics and Political Science, Institute of Social Psychology, Houghton Street, London, UK
    AIDS Care 25:S114-22. 2013
    ..Efforts should be made to facilitate contexts that enable groups to have beneficial effects, through nesting them within wider comprehensive responses, and supporting them through strong partnerships with service providers...
  23. doi request reprint Behavioral surveillance study: sexual risk taking behaviour in UK HIV outpatient attendees
    Richard Harding
    Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, King s College London, Cicely Saunders Institute, King s Health Partners, UK
    AIDS Behav 16:1708-15. 2012
    ..Psychological symptoms should be assessed and managed in the HIV outpatient setting to ensure integrated care that enhances prevention...
  24. ncbi request reprint High-risk sexual behaviour among London gay men: no longer increasing
    Jonathan Elford
    City University London, Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, UK
    AIDS 19:2171-4. 2005
    ..3), with some evidence of a decline for HIV-positive men (adjusted odds ratio 0.69 per year, 95% confidence interval 0.48, 0.99, P = 0.047)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Heterosexual men and women who seek sex through the Internet
    Graham Bolding
    City University, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 17:530-4. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that high-risk heterosexual women and men are selectively using the Internet to look for sex rather than the Internet per se leading to riskier sexual behaviour...
  26. pmc Patterns of self-reported behaviour change associated with receiving voluntary counselling and testing in a longitudinal study from Manicaland, Zimbabwe
    Ide Cremin
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, St Marys Campus, Norfolk Place, Paddington, London, W2 1PG, UK
    AIDS Behav 14:708-15. 2010
    ..This study suggests that, among women, particularly those who are infected, behavioural risk reduction does occur following VCT...
  27. ncbi request reprint Use of crystal methamphetamine among gay men in London
    Graham Bolding
    City University, London, UK, MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Addiction 101:1622-30. 2006
    ..To examine the use of crystal methamphetamine (crystal meth) and its association with high-risk sexual behaviour among gay men in London...
  28. pmc Major paternal depression and child consultation for developmental and behavioural problems
    Shreya Dave
    General Practice Research Framework, Medical Research Council, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 59:180-5. 2009
    ..It is well established that maternal depression is associated with enhanced child consultation for developmental and behaviour problems, but there is a dearth of research on paternal depression and child outcome...
  29. ncbi request reprint Web-based behavioral surveillance among men who have sex with men: a comparison of online and offline samples in London, UK
    Jonathan Elford
    City University London, Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 35:421-6. 2004
    ..To compare the characteristics of men who have sex with men (MSM) surveyed online (through gay Internet chat rooms and profiles) and offline (in community venues) in London, UK...
  30. ncbi request reprint High-risk sexual behaviour increases among London gay men between 1998 and 2001: what is the role of HIV optimism?
    Jonathan Elford
    City University, Istitute of Health Sciences and St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, UK
    AIDS 16:1537-44. 2002
    ..To examine whether HIV optimism (i.e. optimism in the light of new HIV drug therapies) can account for the recent increase in high-risk sexual behaviour among London gay men...
  31. pmc High prevalence of affective disorders among adolescents living in Rural Zimbabwe
    Lisa F Langhaug
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6JB, UK
    J Community Health 35:355-64. 2010
    ..Interventions to prevent, identify and treat mental health disorders in this vulnerable population are urgently required. In HIV-endemic countries, such interventions may also help reduce HIV transmission...
  32. pmc Grassroots community organizations' contribution to the scale-up of HIV testing and counselling services in Zimbabwe
    Simon Gregson
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London School of Public Health, London, UK
    AIDS 27:1657-66. 2013
    ..To investigate whether community engagement (participation in grassroots organizations) contributed to increases in HIV testing in Zimbabwe...
  33. doi request reprint Incidence of maternal and paternal depression in primary care: a cohort study using a primary care database
    Shreya Dave
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Hospital, Rowland Hill Street, London, England
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1038-44. 2010
    ..To examine incidence, trends, and correlates of parental depression in primary care from 0 to 12 years of child age...
  34. doi request reprint A quasi-experimental evaluation of a community-based art therapy intervention exploring the psychosocial health of children affected by HIV in South Africa
    Joanne Mueller
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 16:57-66. 2011
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  35. doi request reprint A systematic review of interventions for anxiety in people with HIV
    Claudine Clucas
    Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 16:528-47. 2011
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  36. doi request reprint HIV and depression--a systematic review of interventions
    Lorraine Sherr
    Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 16:493-527. 2011
    ..Specific data on women, young people, heterosexual men, drug users and those indiverse geographic areas are needed. Measurement of depression needs to be harmonized and management into care protocols incorporated...
  37. pmc Involving fathers in prevention of mother to child transmission initiatives--what the evidence suggests
    Lorraine Sherr
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, Royal Free and UC Medical School, University College London, United Kingdom
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:17378. 2012
    ..Such an approach would highlight the important role of men in reproduction. Although early studies have shown it is cost-effective to include males, very few interventions have proceeded to involve men...
  38. doi request reprint Physical and psychological symptoms and risk of virologic rebound among patients with virologic suppression on antiretroviral therapy
    Fiona C Lampe
    Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 54:500-5. 2010
    ..We examined the association of self-reported physical and psychological symptoms with subsequent virologic rebound among patients with viral suppression on combination antiretroviral therapy (cART)...
  39. doi request reprint HIV infection associated post-traumatic stress disorder and post-traumatic growth--a systematic review
    Lorraine Sherr
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, Royal Free and UCL Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 16:612-29. 2011
    ..There is extremely limited evidence that interventions may affect the course of symptom experience. The evidence and insight into PTG show promise but is currently inadequate...
  40. doi request reprint What is the evidence for effectiveness of interventions to enhance coping among people living with HIV disease? A systematic review
    Richard Harding
    King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 16:564-87. 2011
    ..Despite a lack of common outcome tolls, there are useful data that demonstrate effectiveness. Further studies must address outcomes for women and children...
  41. ncbi request reprint Use of gay Internet sites and views about online health promotion among men who have sex with men
    G Bolding
    City University London, Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, UK
    AIDS Care 16:993-1001. 2004
    ..As online HIV prevention initiatives are developed it will be important to monitor the extent to which the favourable attitudes seen here are reflected in preventive behaviours...
  42. ncbi request reprint Use of anabolic steroids and associated health risks among gay men attending London gyms
    Graham Bolding
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences and Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, Royal Free Campus, London, UK
    Addiction 97:195-203. 2002
    ..To examine, by HIV status, the use of anabolic steroids among London gay men and their effect on physical and mental health...
  43. ncbi request reprint XV International AIDS Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, 11-16 July 2004: expanding research in developing countries
    Lorraine Sherr
    Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London MW3 2PF, UK
    J HIV Ther 9:69-72. 2004
  44. ncbi request reprint Women who decline antenatal screening for HIV infection in the era of universal testing: results of an audit of uptake in three London hospitals
    S J Conaty
    Department of Primary Care and Population Science, University College London and Camden and Islington Health Authority, London, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 27:114-7. 2005
    ..23) were predictors of declining an HIV test. Women declining screening were not obviously from high-risk demographic groups: women from sub-Saharan Africa were not at greater risk of declining an HIV test than women from other regions...
  45. ncbi request reprint Consent and antenatal HIV testing: the limits of choice and issues of consent in HIV and AIDS
    L Sherr
    Department of Primary Care and Population Science Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS Care 12:307-12. 2000
    ....
  46. pmc Safe sex and women
    L Sherr
    Department of Clinical Psychology, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Genitourin Med 68:32-5. 1992
    ..CONCLUSIONS--HIV risks for women are a source of anxiety and tailored intervention is needed to reduce risk and promote dialogue and negotiation...
  47. ncbi request reprint Seeking sex on the Internet and sexual risk behaviour among gay men using London gyms
    J Elford
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences and Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 15:1409-15. 2001
    ..To examine the association between seeking sex on the Internet and sexual risk behaviour among gay men in London...
  48. ncbi request reprint Reflecting on the experience of interviewing online: perspectives from the Internet and HIV study in London
    M Davis
    City University London, Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, UK
    AIDS Care 16:944-52. 2004
    ..This raises fundamental questions about the suitability of the synchronous online interview for exploring sensitive topics such as risky sexual behaviour...
  49. pmc The 'Antiretrovirals, Sexual Transmission Risk and Attitudes' (ASTRA) study. Design, methods and participant characteristics
    Andrew Speakman
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, UCL, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e77230. 2013
    ..Future results from ASTRA will be a key resource for understanding HIV transmission within the UK, targeting prevention efforts, and informing clinical care of individuals living with HIV. ..
  50. pmc Effects of unconditional and conditional cash transfers on child health and development in Zimbabwe: a cluster-randomised trial
    Laura Robertson
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Lancet 381:1283-92. 2013
    ..We investigated the effects of unconditional cash transfers (UCTs) and conditional cash transfers (CCTs) on birth registration, vaccination uptake, and school attendance in children in Zimbabwe...
  51. doi request reprint HIV infection and mental health: suicidal behaviour--systematic review
    Jose Catalan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, CNWL Mental Health NHS Trust, Chelsea, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 16:588-611. 2011
    ..There is scant evidence of direct interventions to reduce any aspect of suicidality, which needs urgent redress...
  52. pmc Fathers and HIV: considerations for families
    Lorraine Sherr
    University College London, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, London, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:S4. 2010
    ..This review examines fathers in the presence of HIV: from desire for a child, through conception issues, to a summary of the knowledge base on fathers within families affected by HIV...
  53. pmc How to improve the validity of sexual behaviour reporting: systematic review of questionnaire delivery modes in developing countries
    Lisa F Langhaug
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 15:362-81. 2010
    ..To systematically review comparative research from developing countries on the effects of questionnaire delivery mode...
  54. ncbi request reprint Women living with facial hair: the psychological and behavioral burden
    Michelle G Lipton
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Hampstead Campus, Rowland Hill Street, NW3 2PF London, UK
    J Psychosom Res 61:161-8. 2006
    ..This study reports on the psychological and behavioral burden of facial hair in women with suspected polycystic ovary syndrome...
  55. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of welfare rights advice in primary care: the general practice perspective
    Richard Harding
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free University College Medical School, London, UK and Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 10:417-22. 2002
    ..The current lack of basic information in surgeries must be addressed (e.g. information on local providers, printed information detailing range and eligibility criteria of welfare benefits)...
  56. doi request reprint Abandoned babies and absent policies
    Joanne Mueller
    Department of Infection and Population Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, UCL, London, United Kingdom
    Health Policy 93:157-64. 2009
    ..Limitations arising from these findings are discussed with reference to international practice, and interpreted in terms of future pathways for UK policy...
  57. ncbi request reprint Combination therapies for HIV and sexual risk behavior among gay men
    J Elford
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences and Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 23:266-71. 2000
    ..To examine optimism in the light of recent advances in HIV treatment among gay men and its association with sexual risk behavior...
  58. ncbi request reprint The impact of the transmission dynamics of the HIV/AIDS epidemic on sexual behaviour: a new hypothesis to explain recent increases in risk taking-behaviour among men who have sex with men
    Marie Claude Boily
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, W2 1PG, UK
    Med Hypotheses 65:215-26. 2005
    ..The hypothesis is formulated and explained using simple social network diagrams and the Theory of Planned Behaviour. We also discuss the implication of this hypothesis for HIV prevention...
  59. ncbi request reprint Peer-led HIV prevention among gay men in London: process evaluation
    J Elford
    City University, Institute of Health Sciences and St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, UK
    AIDS Care 14:351-60. 2002
    ..Peer education should not, therefore, be viewed as a low-cost approach to prevention. Many of the insights gained through this process evaluation can inform others planning peer education programmes in other settings...
  60. ncbi request reprint Do gay men discuss HIV risk reduction with their GP?
    J Elford
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences and Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 12:287-90. 2000
    ..Until obstacles to discussing risk reduction and HIV prevention are overcome, the routine consultation in general practice will not be able to fulfill its potential for health promotion...
  61. ncbi request reprint An assessment of current HIV treatment adherence services in the UK
    J C Walsh
    Jefferiss Wing, St Mary s Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK
    AIDS Care 14:329-34. 2002
    ..In conclusion, there is a need for training and direction within current adherence support services. National guidelines could provide a valuable framework for health care professionals...
  62. doi request reprint Sexual risk-taking behaviour among HIV outpatients in Argentina
    Richard Harding
    a Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Cicely Saunders Institute, King s College London, London, UK
    AIDS Care 25:1077-82. 2013
    ..058). The data reveal an important link between self-reported experience of disease, and treatment, with risk. Secondary prevention, care and treatment should not be conducted in isolation from each other if outcomes are to be optimised. ..
  63. pmc Treatment outcomes in palliative care: the TOPCare study. A mixed methods phase III randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness of a nurse-led palliative care intervention for HIV positive patients on antiretroviral therapy
    Keira Lowther
    Cicely Saunders Institute, Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation, Kings College London, London, UK
    BMC Infect Dis 12:288. 2012
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  64. pmc Unique patterns of bereavement in HIV: implications for counselling
    L Sherr
    St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Genitourin Med 68:378-81. 1992
    ..The frequency and high rate of bereavement, often not noted by referrers, suggests similarity with disaster literature in terms of counselling demand...
  65. ncbi request reprint Assessment of health-related quality-of-life in males with Anderson Fabry Disease before therapeutic intervention
    A H Miners
    Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, London, UK
    Qual Life Res 11:127-33. 2002
    ..These findings suggest therefore, that the scope for improvement in HR-QoL as a result of treatment with an appropriate agent is extremely large...
  66. ncbi request reprint Anxiety levels in women attending colposcopy clinics for treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: a randomised trial of written and video information
    T Freeman-Wang
    Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    BJOG 108:482-4. 2001
    ..The highest levels occur in women attending a one-stop see and treat clinic. The introduction of visual information in the form of an explanatory video prior to attendance significantly reduced anxiety...
  67. ncbi request reprint Sex and the Internet: gay men, risk reduction and serostatus
    Mark Davis
    City University London, Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, UK
    Cult Health Sex 8:161-74. 2006
    ..We found that the gradual expression of identity is vital for e-dating among gay men. Internet-based HIV prevention campaigns need to take account of the different ways in which gay reflexively manage aspects of their identity online...
  68. ncbi request reprint Barebacking among HIV-positive gay men in London
    Jonathan Elford
    City University, London, U K
    Sex Transm Dis 34:93-8. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to examine the extent to which HIV-positive gay men in London intentionally seek unprotected anal intercourse ("barebacking") and the contribution this makes to total sexual risk...
  69. ncbi request reprint E-dating, identity and HIV prevention: theorising sexualities, risk and network society
    Mark Davis
    Institute of Health Sciences, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University London, UK
    Sociol Health Illn 28:457-78. 2006
    ..There is also a need to rethink traditional conceptions of risk management in HIV prevention to make space for the risk management bricolage of network society...
  70. ncbi request reprint Editorial - AIDS impact Cape Town 2005
    Frans van den Boom
    AIDS Care 18:175-7. 2006
  71. doi request reprint Editorial: contexts and complexity - special considerations in HIV and social science
    Lorraine Sherr
    AIDS Care 20:507-8. 2008
  72. ncbi request reprint Conducting Internet-based HIV/STD prevention survey research: considerations in design and evaluation
    Willo Pequegnat
    Center for Mental Health Research on AIDS, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:505-21. 2007
    ..Strategies promoting minority participant recruitment, minimizing attrition, validating participants, and compensating participants are discussed. Throughout, the implications on budget and realistic timetabling are identified...