J M Liebschutz
Affiliation: Boston University
- Brief screening for co-occurring disorders among women entering substance abuse treatmentALISA K LINCOLN
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Department of Psychiatry, Boston UniversitySchool of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, T246W, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:26. 2006..All women entering treatment (methadone, residential and out-patient) at five treatment sites were screened at intake (N = 374)...
- Use of selected complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) treatments in veterans with cancer or chronic pain: a cross-sectional surveyF Patricia McEachrane-Gross
Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA, USA
BMC Complement Altern Med 6:34. 2006..We sought to measure the prevalence of selected CAM use among veterans attending oncology and chronic pain clinics and to describe the characteristics of CAM use in this population...
- Physical and sexual abuse in women infected with the human immunodeficiency virus: increased illness and health care utilizationJ M Liebschutz
Clinical AIDS Program, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Mass 02118, USA
Arch Intern Med 160:1659-64. 2000..A history of physical or sexual abuse is associated with increased health care utilization and possibly an increase in illness based largely on self-reported data...
- PTSD in urban primary care: high prevalence and low physician recognitionJane Liebschutz
Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, 91 East Concord St, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Gen Intern Med 22:719-26. 2007..Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is associated with medical and psychological morbidity. The prevalence of PTSD in urban primary care has not been well described...
- In the minority: black physicians in residency and their experiencesJane M Liebschutz
Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University Schools of Medicine Boston, MA, 02118, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 98:1441-8. 2006..To describe black residents' perceptions of the impact of race on medical training...
- Physical and sexual violence and health care utilization in HIV-infected persons with alcohol problemsJ M Liebschutz
Clinical Addictions Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Northampton, MA, USA
AIDS Care 17:566-78. 2005..Due to the high incidence and associated increased health care services utilization, violence prevention interventions should be considered for HIV-infected patients with a history of alcohol problems...
- Screening for sexually transmitted infections in substance abuse treatment programsJane M Liebschutz
Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 70:93-9. 2003..We evaluated the prevalence of the sexually transmitted infections (STIs) chlamydia and gonorrhea in clients at a methadone maintenance program and a residential detoxification program...
- The relationship between sexual and physical abuse and substance abuse consequencesJane Liebschutz
Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 22:121-8. 2002..048). For women, the association of PhySexAbuse with substance use consequences was similar across all ages (p = 0.59). Future research should develop interventions to lessen the substance abuse consequences of physical and sexual abuse...
- Interpersonal violence exposure and alcohol treatment utilization among medical inpatients with alcohol dependenceEmily F Rothman
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 34:464-70. 2008....
- Racial differences in the prevalence of atrial fibrillation among malesAnn M Borzecki
Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VAMC, Bedford, MA, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 100:237-45. 2008..Despite being the most common cardiac arrhythmia, little is known about racial differences in atrial fibrillation (AF) prevalence and whether differences persist after accounting for known risk factors...
- Intimate partner aggression perpetration in primary care chronic pain patientsCASEY TAFT
VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
Violence Vict 25:649-61. 2010..In multivariate analyses, gender, aggression victimization, PTSD, and SUD evidenced associations with one or more outcomes. Findings indicate a need for aggression screening in this population and highlight avenues for intervention...
- Association of violence victimization with inconsistent condom use in HIV-infected personsCynthia H Chuang
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
AIDS Behav 10:201-7. 2006..A history of sexual violence may in part explain HIV-infected persons' greater risk for transmitting HIV through high-risk sexual behaviors...
- Survivors of intimate partner violence speak out: trust in the patient-provider relationshipTracy A Battaglia
Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2334, USA
J Gen Intern Med 18:617-23. 2003..To identify characteristics that facilitate trust in the patient-provider relationship among survivors of intimate partner violence (IPV)...
- Substance use during sexual and physical assault in HIV-infected personsCynthia H Chuang
Division of General Internal Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine and Milton S Hershey Medical Center Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
Violence Vict 22:216-25. 2007..9, 95% CI 1.7 to 20.6) in adjusted analysis. Of the physically assaulted participants, 66% of victims and 85% of assailants used drugs/alcohol during physical assault; these results did not differ by gender...