Vivian Colón-López

Summary

Affiliation: University of Puerto Rico

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavioral correlates of fruit and vegetable intake in Puerto Rico: results from the Health Information National Trends Survey
    Vivian Colón-López
    Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Health Services Administration, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 32:194-9. 2013
  2. pmc HPV awareness and willingness to HPV vaccination among high-risk men attending an STI clinic in Puerto Rico
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 31:227-31. 2012
  3. pmc Anal cancer incidence and mortality in Puerto Rico
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 32:76-81. 2013
  4. pmc HIV and syphilis infection among men attending a [corrected] sexually transmitted infection clinic in Puerto Rico
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 32:8-13. 2013
  5. pmc Awareness and knowledge of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection among high-risk men of Hispanic origin attending a sexually transmitted infection (STI) clinic
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR 00936 5067
    BMC Infect Dis 12:346. 2012
  6. pmc Burden of human papillomavirus infection and related comorbidities in men: implications for research, disease prevention and health promotion among Hispanic men
    Vivian Colón-López
    Center for Evaluation and Sociomedical Research, Graduate School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 29:232-40. 2010
  7. pmc HIV-related risk behaviors among a sample of men who have sex with men in Puerto Rico: an overview of substance use and sexual practices
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 30:65-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Recognizing and treating anal cancer: training medical students and physicians in Puerto Rico
    Ana P Ortiz
    Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 32:209-12. 2013
  9. pmc Penile cancer disparities in Puerto Rican men as compared to the United States population
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
    Int Braz J Urol 38:728-38. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections clinics as strategic venues for targeting high risk populations for HIV research and sexual health interventions
    Michael C Clatts
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 30:101-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavioral correlates of fruit and vegetable intake in Puerto Rico: results from the Health Information National Trends Survey
    Vivian Colón-López
    Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Health Services Administration, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 32:194-9. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine sociodemographic, behavioral, and health-belief factors associated with dietary habits in Puerto Rico...
  2. pmc HPV awareness and willingness to HPV vaccination among high-risk men attending an STI clinic in Puerto Rico
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 31:227-31. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Anal cancer incidence and mortality in Puerto Rico
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 32:76-81. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc HIV and syphilis infection among men attending a [corrected] sexually transmitted infection clinic in Puerto Rico
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 32:8-13. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Awareness and knowledge of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection among high-risk men of Hispanic origin attending a sexually transmitted infection (STI) clinic
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR 00936 5067
    BMC Infect Dis 12:346. 2012
    ..Knowledge about HPV infection among men is limited. This study aims to determine correlates of adequate knowledge of HPV infection among men who attend an STI clinic in Puerto Rico...
  6. pmc Burden of human papillomavirus infection and related comorbidities in men: implications for research, disease prevention and health promotion among Hispanic men
    Vivian Colón-López
    Center for Evaluation and Sociomedical Research, Graduate School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 29:232-40. 2010
    ..Specific recommendations for advancing HPV research and knowledge among Hispanic populations also are suggested...
  7. pmc HIV-related risk behaviors among a sample of men who have sex with men in Puerto Rico: an overview of substance use and sexual practices
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 30:65-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe HIV-related risk behaviors in a sample of MSM in PR...
  8. ncbi request reprint Recognizing and treating anal cancer: training medical students and physicians in Puerto Rico
    Ana P Ortiz
    Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 32:209-12. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Penile cancer disparities in Puerto Rican men as compared to the United States population
    Vivian Colón-López
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
    Int Braz J Urol 38:728-38. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections clinics as strategic venues for targeting high risk populations for HIV research and sexual health interventions
    Michael C Clatts
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 30:101-8. 2011
    ..More generally, the paper may guide the development of similar collaboration elsewhere in the Caribbean where HIV risk is increasing but where resources for research in high risk settings and groups are scarce...
  11. pmc Epidemiology of Anal HPV Infection in High-Risk Men Attending a Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinic in Puerto Rico
    Vivian Colón-López
    Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    PLoS ONE 9:e83209. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence, genotype distribution and risk factors associated with anal HPV infection among men attending an STI clinic in Puerto Rico...
  12. pmc Prevalence and incidence of HCV infection among Vietnam heroin users with recent onset of injection
    Michael C Clatts
    Center for Research on Global Health, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, PO Box 365067, San Juan, PR 00936 5067
    J Urban Health 87:278-91. 2010
    ....
  13. pmc The effect of age at migration on cardiovascular mortality among elderly Mexican immigrants
    Vivian Colón-López
    Center for Evaluation and Sociomedical Research, School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00936 5067
    Ann Epidemiol 19:8-14. 2009
    ..In this study, we evaluated the influence of age at migration on cardiovascular mortality among older Mexican Americans immigrants...
  14. doi request reprint Accelerated transition to injection among male heroin initiates in Hanoi, Vietnam: implications for early harm reduction interventions
    Michael C Clatts
    School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico, PO Box 365067, San Juan, PR
    J Community Health 36:999-1003. 2011
    ..Critical intervention goals include delaying the onset of injection and improved education about safer drug sharing and drug injection practices...
  15. doi request reprint 6. Prevalence, genotype diversity and determinants of anal HPV infection in high-risk men attending a sexually transmitted infection clinic in Puerto Rico
    Vivian Colón-López
    Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Sex Health 10:572-3. 2013
    ..2; 95% CI 1.5, 25.7). Conclusions: Anal HPV is common among sexually active men attending this STI clinic, with a higher likelihood of any anal HPV infection among MSM. ..
  16. doi request reprint 29. Anal cancer trends in Puerto Rico (PR) from 1985 to 2005: impact of HIV status
    Ana P Ortiz
    Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center, Graduate School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Sex Health 10:584. 2013
    ..05). Conclusions: Consistent with data from the US, the increasing anal cancer incidence rates in PR were strongly influenced by the HIV epidemic in males but were independent of HIV infection in females. ..
  17. doi request reprint 30. Recognising and treating anal cancer: training medical students and physicians in Puerto Rico
    Ana P Ortiz
    Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Sex Health 10:584-5. 2013
    ..Training physicians from PR on anal cancer and clinical trials is essential to encourage recruitment of Hispanic patients in these studies now that the guidelines in anal cancer screening and treatment are on their way to being defined. ..
  18. doi request reprint Nonmedical use of promethazine hydrochloride among heroin injectors in Vietnam: unrecognized risks and unintended consequences
    Michael Clatts
    Medical Science Campus, School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Subst Use Misuse 45:515-27. 2010
    ..However, little is known about onset and initiation of PHC use and its relationship to habitual heroin use...