J H Samet

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Detecting alcohol problems in HIV-infected patients: use of the CAGE questionnaire
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 20:151-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The onset of HIV infection in the Leningrad region of Russia: a focus on drug and alcohol dependence
    E Krupitsky
    St Petersburg Scientific Research Center of Addictions and Psychopharmacology affiliated with St Petersburg State Pavlov Medical University, St Petersburg, Russia
    HIV Med 5:30-3. 2004
  3. pmc Is cannabis use associated with HIV drug and sex risk behaviors among Russian HIV-infected risky drinkers?
    Arina Tyurina
    Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology of Addictions, St Petersburg Pavlov State Medical University, Lev Tolstoy St 6 8, St Petersburg 197022, Russia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:74-80. 2013
  4. pmc Disparities in safe sex counseling & behavior among individuals with substance dependence: a cross-sectional study
    Meredith M D'Amore
    Health care Disparities Research Program, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, 2098, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Reprod Health 9:35. 2012
  5. pmc Chronic disease and recent addiction treatment utilization among alcohol and drug dependent adults
    Sharon Reif
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, MS035, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:28. 2011
  6. pmc Episodic homelessness and health care utilization in a prospective cohort of HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:19. 2006
  7. pmc Mitigating risky sexual behaviors among Russian narcology hospital patients: the PREVENT (Partnership to Reduce the Epidemic Via Engagement in Narcology Treatment) randomized controlled trial
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Addiction 103:1474-83. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Illicit drugs, alcohol, and addiction in human immunodeficiency virus
    J H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Panminerva Med 49:67-77. 2007
  9. pmc Alcohol use and sex risk behaviors among HIV-infected female sex workers (FSWs) and HIV-infected male clients of FSWs in India
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Ave, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:S74-83. 2010
  10. pmc Alcohol consumption and HIV disease progression
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:194-9. 2007

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Publications100

  1. ncbi request reprint Detecting alcohol problems in HIV-infected patients: use of the CAGE questionnaire
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 20:151-5. 2004
    ..Routine screening for alcohol problems should be performed in all patients entering HIV medical care and the CAGE questions are useful in this setting...
  2. ncbi request reprint The onset of HIV infection in the Leningrad region of Russia: a focus on drug and alcohol dependence
    E Krupitsky
    St Petersburg Scientific Research Center of Addictions and Psychopharmacology affiliated with St Petersburg State Pavlov Medical University, St Petersburg, Russia
    HIV Med 5:30-3. 2004
    ..Our objective was to examine the prevalence of HIV infection among drug- and alcohol-dependent patients in a regional narcology hospital and in the general population in Leningrad...
  3. pmc Is cannabis use associated with HIV drug and sex risk behaviors among Russian HIV-infected risky drinkers?
    Arina Tyurina
    Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology of Addictions, St Petersburg Pavlov State Medical University, Lev Tolstoy St 6 8, St Petersburg 197022, Russia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:74-80. 2013
    ..While cannabis use has been associated with increased HIV drug and sex risk behaviors, its impact on risk behaviors among HIV-infected individuals has not yet been established...
  4. pmc Disparities in safe sex counseling & behavior among individuals with substance dependence: a cross-sectional study
    Meredith M D'Amore
    Health care Disparities Research Program, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, 2098, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Reprod Health 9:35. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess disparities in safe sex counseling and resultant behavior among a patient population at risk of negative sexual health outcomes...
  5. pmc Chronic disease and recent addiction treatment utilization among alcohol and drug dependent adults
    Sharon Reif
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, MS035, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:28. 2011
    ..The objective of this paper is to evaluate the association between the presence of chronic medical disease and recent addiction treatment utilization among adults with substance dependence...
  6. pmc Episodic homelessness and health care utilization in a prospective cohort of HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:19. 2006
    ..We examine whether episodes of homelessness are independently associated with suboptimal medical utilization even when accounting for concurrent addiction severity and depression...
  7. pmc Mitigating risky sexual behaviors among Russian narcology hospital patients: the PREVENT (Partnership to Reduce the Epidemic Via Engagement in Narcology Treatment) randomized controlled trial
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Addiction 103:1474-83. 2008
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a sexual risk reduction intervention in the Russian narcology hospital setting...
  8. ncbi request reprint Illicit drugs, alcohol, and addiction in human immunodeficiency virus
    J H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Panminerva Med 49:67-77. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Alcohol use and sex risk behaviors among HIV-infected female sex workers (FSWs) and HIV-infected male clients of FSWs in India
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Ave, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:S74-83. 2010
    ..Such efforts to reduce drinking will be an important dimension to secondary HIV prevention in India...
  10. pmc Alcohol consumption and HIV disease progression
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:194-9. 2007
    ..To assess the relation between alcohol consumption and laboratory markers of HIV disease progression...
  11. ncbi request reprint Linking alcohol- and drug-dependent adults to primary medical care: a randomized controlled trial of a multi-disciplinary health intervention in a detoxification unit
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, The Department of Medicine, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Addiction 98:509-16. 2003
    ..We assessed the effectiveness of a novel multi-disciplinary clinic for linking patients in a residential detoxification program to primary medical care...
  12. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial to enhance antiretroviral therapy adherence in patients with a history of alcohol problems
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Antivir Ther 10:83-93. 2005
    ..To assess the effectiveness of an individualized multicomponent intervention to promote adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) in a cohort of HIV-infected individuals with a history of alcohol problems...
  13. ncbi request reprint Trillion virion delay: time from testing positive for HIV to presentation for primary care
    J H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Public Health, Mass, USA
    Arch Intern Med 158:734-40. 1998
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals' initial presentation to medical care frequently occurs at a point of advanced immunosuppression...
  14. ncbi request reprint HIV testing in substance abusers
    J H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 25:269-80. 1999
    ..Of those with positive test results, 37% were not injection drug users. Promotion of HIV testing among alcohol and other drug abusers in both medical and substance abuse treatment settings should be a priority...
  15. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and HIV disease progression: are they related?
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 91 East Concord Street, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:862-7. 2003
    ..The relationship between alcohol consumption and HIV disease progression has received limited attention in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Benefits of linking primary medical care and substance abuse services: patient, provider, and societal perspectives
    J H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 91 E Concord St, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:85-91. 2001
    ..Given the potential benefits of creating tangible systems in which primary care, mental health, and substance abuse services are meaningfully linked, efforts to implement, examine, and measure the real impact should be a high priority...
  17. ncbi request reprint Understanding delay to medical care for HIV infection: the long-term non-presenter
    J H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Public Health, MA, USA
    AIDS 15:77-85. 2001
    ..To examine delayed presentation for HIV testing and primary care in the second decade of the AIDS epidemic...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association for medical education and research in substance abuse
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, MA 02118, USA
    Addiction 101:10-5. 2006
    ..In the future, AMERSA will continue to pursue this mission of advancing and supporting health professional faculty who educate students and trainees to address substance abuse in patients and clients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and antiretroviral adherence among HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:572-7. 2004
    ..We examined the relative importance of varying levels of alcohol consumption on adherence in HIV-infected patients with a history of alcohol problems...
  20. pmc History of intimate partner violence is associated with sex work but not sexually transmitted infection among HIV-positive female drinkers in Russia
    L A Urada
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 24:287-92. 2013
    ..56, 95% confidence interval = 1.02-12.43). In conclusion, IPV is common and associated with sex trade involvement among Russian HIV-positive female drinkers. ..
  21. pmc Hepatitis C infection is associated with depressive symptoms in HIV-infected adults with alcohol problems
    Howard Libman
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:1804-10. 2006
    ..Neurocognitive dysfunction has been reported with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. We hypothesized that HCV infection is associated with more depressive symptoms in HIV-infected persons with a history of alcohol problems...
  22. pmc Correlates of any condom use among Russian narcology patients reporting recent unprotected sex
    Anita Raj
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street Talbot Building, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:310-7. 2009
    ..4, 95% CI = 1.1-5.1) in the past 6 months had significantly higher odds of reporting any condom use in this same timeframe. HIV/STI and substance use were not associated with increased odds of condom use...
  23. pmc Transactional sex risk and STI among HIV-infected female sex workers and HIV-infected male clients of FSWs in India
    Anita Raj
    Boston University School of Public Health, Community Health Sciences, MA, USA
    AIDS Care 23:1374-81. 2011
    ..e., greater number of partners) and STI (i.e., unprotected sex) only held true for males. Further research is needed to guide an understanding of sex risk and STI among HIV-infected FSWs in India...
  24. ncbi request reprint Evolution of depressive symptoms in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients entering primary care
    J B Savetsky
    Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:76-83. 2001
    ..It is essential to screen, identify, and treat depression among patients entering care for HIV disease. Encouragement in joining support groups is a reasonable component of a strategy for addressing this common condition...
  25. pmc Sexually transmitted infections among HIV-infected heavy drinkers in St Petersburg, Russia
    C A Pace
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:853-8. 2012
    ..00, 95% CI 1.13, 3.55). Given that STIs were common in this HIV-infected cohort, and that few patient characteristics predicted STI, the current practice of screening HIV-infected Russians for syphilis alone merits re-evaluation...
  26. pmc Factors associated with discontinuation of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected patients with alcohol problems
    T W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University, School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Care 19:1039-47. 2007
    ..Recognition and treatment of depressive symptoms in this population may result in better maintenance of ART and its associated clinical benefits...
  27. pmc Binge drinking and unsafe sex: a study of narcology hospital patients from St. Petersburg, Russia
    A Raj
    Department of Social Behavioral Sciences, Boston University of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Subst Abus 30:213-22. 2009
    ..01, ns). Findings document substantial HIV/STD risk and prevalence among Russian narcology patients, but no link between binge drinking and unprotected sex in this population, possibly due to very low rates of condom use generally...
  28. pmc The doctor-patient relationship and HIV-infected patients' satisfaction with primary care physicians
    L M Sullivan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, MA 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:462-9. 2000
    ..To assess the extent to which perceptions of specific aspects of the doctor-patient relationship are related to overall satisfaction with primary care physicians among HIV-infected patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Physical and sexual violence and health care utilization in HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    J 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...
  30. ncbi request reprint Compliance with zidovudine therapy in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus, type 1: a cross-sectional study in a municipal hospital clinic
    J H Samet
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts
    Am J Med 92:495-502. 1992
    ..Compliance with zidovudine may be enhanced by a patient's belief that it prolongs life and the use of a medication timer for proper dosing...
  31. pmc Barriers to treatment of hepatitis C in HIV/HCV-coinfected adults with alcohol problems
    David Nunes
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1520-6. 2006
    ..In this study, we assessed the prevalence of barriers to interferon treatment in a population of HIV/HCV-coinfected patients with current or past alcohol problems and the extent to which they received treatment to address the barriers...
  32. pmc Primary care quality and addiction severity: a prospective cohort study
    Theresa W Kim
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section General Internal Medicine, 91 E Concord Street, Suite 200, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:755-72. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to prospectively examine if higher PCQ is associated with lower addiction severity among patients with substance use disorders...
  33. ncbi request reprint Slowing the revolving door: stabilization programs reduce homeless persons' substance use after detoxification
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Divisions of Preventive Medicine and General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, MT608, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 24:197-207. 2003
    ..Post-detoxification stabilization programs were associated with improved outcomes for homeless addicted persons. This treatment modality may slow the "revolving door" phenomenon of relapse after detoxification among homeless persons...
  34. ncbi request reprint Improving participation in HIV clinical trials: impact of a brief intervention
    K A Freedberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Partners AIDS Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 2:205-12. 2001
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of exposure to injection drugs or alcohol on antigen-specific immune responses in HIV and hepatitis C virus coinfection
    Camilla S Graham
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    J Infect Dis 195:847-56. 2007
    ..We wanted to determine whether IDU or alcohol affected immune responses in HCV-infected and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/HCV coinfected subjects...
  36. ncbi request reprint Homeless chronicity and health-related quality of life trajectories among adults with addictions
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Med Care 43:574-85. 2005
    ..New federal initiatives target funds toward chronically homeless as distinct from other homeless persons. Few data exist, however, to substantiate the implications of chronic homelessness for major health outcomes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior, drug use and depressive symptoms after detoxification: a 2-year prospective study
    James D Wines
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Center ADARC, McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:S21-9. 2004
    ..Individuals with substance-related disorders are at increased risk for suicidal behavior. Identifying those at higher risk for suicide among this population is difficult and informed mainly on the basis of cross-sectional data...
  38. ncbi request reprint Establishment of a multidisciplinary Health Evaluation and Linkage to Primary care (HELP) clinic in a detoxification unit
    Luann P Sweeney
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Addict Dis 23:33-45. 2004
    ..A multidisciplinary health clinic to evaluate patients during detoxification is feasible and can link patients with substance dependence to primary medical care...
  39. ncbi request reprint Management of adults recovering from alcohol or other drug problems: relapse prevention in primary care
    P D Friedmann
    Department of Medicine, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    JAMA 279:1227-31. 1998
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Discontinuation from HIV medical care: squandering treatment opportunities
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Boston Medical Center, Boston University, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 14:244-55. 2003
    ..One-fifth of HIV-infected patients did not remain engaged in primary care after establishing this essential link to treatment...
  41. ncbi request reprint Injury among detoxification patients: alcohol users' greater risk
    Vaughan W Rees
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University Schools of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:212-7. 2002
    ..Little information exists about serious injury in alcohol or drug abusers who seek detoxification. This study examined injury prevalence, and the impact of alcohol use on injury, among alcohol- and drug-dependent persons...
  42. pmc Linkage with primary medical care in a prospective cohort of adults with addictions in inpatient detoxification: room for improvement
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:587-606. 2004
    ..To identify patient characteristics and health care experiences associated with primary care linkage after alcohol or drug detoxification...
  43. ncbi request reprint Alcohol abuse and dependence in Latinos living in the United States: validation of the CAGE (4M) questions
    R Saitz
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Mass 02118 2393 USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:718-24. 1999
    ..Brief alcoholism screening questionnaires have not been adequately studied in the rapidly growing Latino population living in the United States...
  44. pmc Recent drug use, homelessness and increased short-term mortality in HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    Alexander Y Walley
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, USA
    AIDS 22:415-20. 2008
    ..To assess the impact of recent heavy alcohol use, heroin/cocaine use, and homelessness on short-term mortality in HIV-infected persons...
  45. pmc The impact of trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder on healthcare utilization among primary care patients
    Anand Kartha
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 46:388-93. 2008
    ..Trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) increase healthcare utilization in veterans, but their impact on utilization in other populations is uncertain...
  46. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and medication interactions in primary care patients: common and unrecognized
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med 114:407-10. 2003
  47. pmc Office-based management of opioid dependence with buprenorphine: clinical practices and barriers
    Alexander Y Walley
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1393-8. 2008
    ..Buprenorphine is a safe, effective and underutilized treatment for opioid dependence that requires special credentialing, known as a waiver, to prescribe in the United States...
  48. pmc Does readiness to change predict subsequent alcohol consumption in medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use?
    Nicolas Bertholet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, United States
    Addict Behav 34:636-40. 2009
    ..Although assessing readiness to change may have clinical utility, assessing the patient's planned actions may have more predictive value for future improvement in alcohol consumption...
  49. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and subsequent alcohol use and problems: a prospective study of medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use
    Tibor P Palfai
    Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:673-80. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether depressive symptoms assessed during hospitalization predicted alcohol use and alcohol-related problems during the subsequent year among medically ill patients...
  50. pmc PTSD in urban primary care: high prevalence and low physician recognition
    Jane 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...
  51. pmc Implications of cannabis use and heavy alcohol use on HIV drug risk behaviors in Russian heroin users
    Alexander Y Walley
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, 91 E Concord St, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:662-9. 2008
    ..1 points). Because of the central role of risky drug behaviors in the Russian HIV epidemic, it is important to understand how the use of multiple substances, including cannabis and alcohol, impacts risky drug behaviors...
  52. pmc Impact of hepatitis C on HIV progression in adults with alcohol problems
    Debbie M Cheng
    Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:829-36. 2007
    ..We therefore studied the association between HCV infection and markers of HIV disease progression in adults with alcohol problems...
  53. pmc Alcohol counseling reflects higher quality of primary care
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1482-6. 2008
    ..Some primary care physicians do not conduct alcohol screening because they assume their patients do not want to discuss alcohol use...
  54. ncbi request reprint Screening for sexually transmitted infections in substance abuse treatment programs
    Jane 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...
  55. ncbi request reprint The relationship between sexual and physical abuse and substance abuse consequences
    Jane 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...
  56. pmc Alcohol consumption patterns in HIV-infected adults with alcohol problems
    Nicolas Bertholet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02118 2605, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 112:160-3. 2010
    ..To understand patterns of alcohol consumption and baseline factors associated with favorable drinking patterns among HIV-infected patients...
  57. pmc The association between alcohol consumption and prevalent cardiovascular diseases among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:247-53. 2010
    ..To determine whether alcohol consumption is associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) among HIV-infected veterans...
  58. ncbi request reprint Addressing alcohol problems in primary care: a cluster randomized, controlled trial of a systems intervention. The screening and intervention in primary care (SIP) study
    Richard Saitz
    Boston University and Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 91 East Concord Street, Suite 200, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2393, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:372-82. 2003
    ..Screening and intervention for alcohol problems can reduce drinking and its consequences but are often not implemented...
  59. pmc Are opioid dependence and methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) documented in the medical record? A patient safety issue
    Alexander Y Walley
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1007-11. 2009
    ..Methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) is typically provided separately from medical care. Hence, coordination of medical care and substance use treatment is important to preserve patient safety...
  60. pmc Professional satisfaction experienced when caring for substance-abusing patients: faculty and resident physician perspectives
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, MA 02118 2393, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:373-6. 2002
    ..12) were associated with greater satisfaction. Professional satisfaction caring for patients with substance problems is lower than that for other illnesses. Addressing physician satisfaction may improve care for patients with addictions...
  61. pmc Some medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use may benefit from brief intervention
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Youth Alcohol Prevention Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:426-35. 2009
    ..Studies of alcohol brief intervention for medical inpatients have mixed results. We explored potential moderators of the effectiveness of brief intervention for unhealthy alcohol use among medical inpatients...
  62. pmc Alcohol consumption and lipodystrophy in HIV-infected adults with alcohol problems
    Debbie M Cheng
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Alcohol 43:65-71. 2009
    ..However, larger studies are needed to fully elucidate the role and impact of alcohol consumption on the development of this common long-term complication of HIV infection and its treatment...
  63. pmc Behavioral assessments in Russian addiction treatment inpatients: a comparison of audio computer-assisted self-interviewing and interviewer-administered questionnaires
    Erika M Edwards
    Boston University School of Public Health, Data Coordinating Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 9:247-53. 2008
    ..Assess agreement between reported sex and drug use behaviors from audio computer-assisted self-interviewing (ACASI) and interviewer-administered questionnaire (IAQ)...
  64. ncbi request reprint Associations between alcohol, heroin, and cocaine use and high risk sexual behaviors among detoxification patients
    Anita Raj
    Department of Social Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:169-78. 2007
    ..3, 95% CI = 1.1-4.8) and selling sex (OR(adj) = 2.6, 95% CI = 1.3-5.3). Alcohol and heroin were not significantly associated with sexual activity, high risk sexual behaviors or STD in this sample...
  65. ncbi request reprint Inconsistent condom use among HIV-infected patients with alcohol problems
    Vera Ehrenstein
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:159-66. 2004
    ..We examined the association between alcohol consumption level (abstinent, moderate, at-risk) and inconsistent condom use in a cohort of HIV-infected individuals with a history of alcohol problems...
  66. pmc Treating homeless opioid dependent patients with buprenorphine in an office-based setting
    Daniel P Alford
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:171-6. 2007
    ..Although office-based opioid treatment with buprenorphine (OBOT-B) has been successfully implemented in primary care settings in the US, its use has not been reported in homeless patients...
  67. pmc Health literacy, antiretroviral adherence, and HIV-RNA suppression: a longitudinal perspective
    Michael K Paasche-Orlow
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:835-40. 2006
    ..Low health literacy has been associated with worse adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and higher HIV-RNA levels, but these relationships have not been evaluated in longitudinal analyses...
  68. pmc Impact of health literacy on depressive symptoms and mental health-related: quality of life among adults with addiction
    Alisa Lincoln
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:818-22. 2006
    ..Health literacy has been linked to health status in a variety of chronic diseases. However, evidence for a relationship between health literacy and mental health outcomes is sparse...
  69. pmc Acute pain management for patients receiving maintenance methadone or buprenorphine therapy
    Daniel P Alford
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:127-34. 2006
    ..Clinical recommendations for providing analgesia for patients with acute pain who are receiving OAT are presented. Although challenging, acute pain in patients receiving this type of therapy can effectively be managed...
  70. pmc The severity of unhealthy alcohol use in hospitalized medical patients. The spectrum is narrow
    Richard Saitz
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:381-5. 2006
    ..Whether many medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use have nondependent use, and thus might benefit from brief intervention, is unknown...
  71. ncbi request reprint Association of violence victimization with inconsistent condom use in HIV-infected persons
    Cynthia 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...
  72. ncbi request reprint Sex trade, sexual risk, and nondisclosure of HIV serostatus: findings from HIV-infected persons with a history of alcohol problems
    Anita Raj
    Department of Social Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:149-57. 2006
    ..Programs that emphasize serostatus disclosure and/or consistent condom use in the context of sex trade and with multiple sexual partners will be particularly important...
  73. pmc A transitional opioid program to engage hospitalized drug users
    Christopher W Shanahan
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:803-8. 2010
    ..Based on 3 years of clinical practice, we report the Transitional Opioid Program (TOP) experience using hospitalization as a "reachable moment" to identify and link opioid-dependent persons to addiction treatment from medical care...
  74. ncbi request reprint Relationship of depressive symptoms and mental health functioning to repeat detoxification
    Christopher W Shanahan
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:117-23. 2005
    ..These data suggest that identifying individuals with DS or worse MHF after detoxification may provide opportunities for clinical intervention to reduce recurrent residential detoxification...
  75. ncbi request reprint Primary medical care and reductions in addiction severity: a prospective cohort study
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Addiction 100:70-8. 2005
    ..To assess whether receipt of primary medical care can lead to improved outcomes for adults with addictions...
  76. pmc Introducing evidence-based practices into substance abuse treatment using organization development methods
    Maryann Amodeo
    Boston University School of Social Work, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:555-60. 2006
    ..Dissemination of evidence-based practices (EBPs) in addiction settings is a national priority. We tested Organization Development (OD) methods for dissemination...
  77. ncbi request reprint Brief intervention for medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use: a randomized, controlled trial
    Richard Saitz
    Boston Medical Center and Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:167-76. 2007
    ..The efficacy of brief intervention in reducing alcohol consumption is well established for selected outpatients but not for medical inpatients...
  78. pmc Interpersonal violence exposure and alcohol treatment utilization among medical inpatients with alcohol dependence
    Emily 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
    ....
  79. pmc Risk of mortality during four years after substance detoxification in urban adults
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 91 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Urban Health 84:272-82. 2007
    ..e., for detoxification) may help identify those at highest risk for whom interventions could be targeted...
  80. pmc Assessing missed opportunities for HIV testing in medical settings
    Rebecca V Liddicoat
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:349-56. 2004
    ..Many HIV-infected persons learn about their diagnosis years after initial infection. The extent to which missed opportunities for HIV testing occur in medical evaluations prior to one's HIV diagnosis is not known...
  81. ncbi request reprint Education of preventive medicine residents: alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse
    Toni Abrams Weintraub
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Development of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:101-5. 2003
    ..We determined PMR programs' alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse (ATOD) training from 1995 to 2000 and identified barriers to this education...
  82. pmc Promoting substance use education among generalist physicians: an evaluation of the Chief Resident Immersion Training (CRIT) program
    Daniel P Alford
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:40-7. 2009
    ..Education about substance use (SU) disorders remains inadequate in medical training...
  83. ncbi request reprint Intoxication before intercourse and risky sexual behavior in male veterans with and without human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Med Care 44:S31-6. 2006
    ....
  84. pmc The association between hepatitis C infection and prevalent cardiovascular disease among HIV-infected individuals
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    AIDS 21:193-7. 2007
    ..To examine the association between hepatitis C and prevalent cardiovascular disease (CVD) among HIV-infected individuals...
  85. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms after initiation of antiretrovirals including efavirenz: a report of two cases
    A Moreno
    The Boston Center for Refugee Health and Human Rights, The Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    HIV Med 4:302-4. 2003
    ..Some antiretrovirals has been reported to cause a wide range of psychiatric symptoms. However, reappearance of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms has not been described in relation to these medications...
  86. pmc Alcohol use and HIV risk behaviors among HIV-infected hospitalized patients in St. Petersburg, Russia
    Evgeny M Krupitsky
    St Petersburg Scientific Research Center of Addictions and Psychopharmacology, St Petersburg State Pavlov Medical University, St Petersburg 197089, Russia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:251-6. 2005
    ..However, the role of alcohol in the spread of HIV infection in Russia is largely unexplored. Thus, we assessed recent alcohol use and associated HIV risk behaviors among HIV-infected persons in St. Petersburg, Russia...
  87. pmc Substance use during sexual and physical assault in HIV-infected persons
    Cynthia 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...
  88. ncbi request reprint Improving emergency medicine residents' approach to patients with alcohol problems: a controlled educational trial
    GAIL D'ONOFRIO
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:50-62. 2002
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Health utility ratings for a spectrum of alcohol-related health states
    Kevin L Kraemer
    Center for Research on Health Care, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Med Care 43:541-50. 2005
    ..Preference-based utility ratings for health conditions are important components of cost-utility analyses and population burden of disease estimates. However, utility ratings for alcohol problems have not been determined...
  90. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment and hospitalization among a cohort of HIV-infected individuals with alcohol problems
    Anita Palepu
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:389-94. 2005
    ..We examined the association of substance abuse treatment services on hospitalization among participants in the HIV-Alcohol Longitudinal Cohort (HIV-ALC) study of HIV-infected individuals with a history of alcohol problems...
  91. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment and risk behaviors among HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    Anita Palepu
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:3-9. 2005
    ..Although the opportunity exists to address HIV risk behaviors in the setting of substance abuse treatment, effective institutionalization of this challenging behavior change effort has not yet been realized...
  92. pmc Update in addiction medicine for the generalist
    Adam J Gordon
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1190-4. 2007
  93. ncbi request reprint Need and non-need factors associated with addiction treatment utilization in a cohort of homeless and housed urban poor
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Divisions of Preventive and General Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Med Care 44:225-33. 2006
    ..Prospective assessment of factors influencing utilization could inform policy and clinical care...
  94. ncbi request reprint Overdose after detoxification: a prospective study
    James D Wines
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Center ADARC, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 89:161-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine predictors of non-fatal overdose (OD) among a cohort of 470 adults after detoxification from heroin, cocaine or alcohol...
  95. pmc Awareness of hepatitis C diagnosis is associated with less alcohol use among persons co-infected with HIV
    Judith I Tsui
    General Internal Medicine Section 111A1, San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:822-5. 2007
    ....
  96. ncbi request reprint Uptake and adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected people with alcohol and other substance use problems: the impact of substance abuse treatment
    Anita Palepu
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Addiction 99:361-8. 2004
    ..We examined the association of substance abuse treatment with uptake, adherence and virological response to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) among HIV-infected people with a history of alcohol problems...
  97. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment and emergency department utilization among a cohort of HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems
    Anita Palepu
    St Paul s Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 620B 1081 Burrand Street, V6Z1Y6 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Subst Abuse Treat 25:37-42. 2003
    ..Substance abuse treatment may present an opportunity to impact health care utilization patterns of HIV-infected persons with a history of alcohol problems...
  98. ncbi request reprint Burden of medical illness in drug- and alcohol-dependent persons without primary care
    Israel De Alba
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, University of California Irvine, 100 Theory, Suite 110, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Am J Addict 13:33-45. 2004
    ..S. population controls. While the optimal measure of medical illness burden in this population is unclear, a variety of health measures document this medical illness burden in addicted persons...
  99. pmc Substance abuse treatment and receipt of liver specialty care among persons coinfected with HIV/HCV who have alcohol problems
    Anita Palepu
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    J Subst Abuse Treat 31:411-7. 2006
    ....
  100. ncbi request reprint Emergency department and hospital utilization among alcohol and drug-dependent detoxification patients without primary medical care
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:435-52. 2006
    ..Subjects with cocaine as a primary problem had lower odds of ED utilization than a reference group with alcohol as a primary problem...

Research Grants36

  1. Maximizing Opportunity - HIV Prevention in Hospitalized Russian Drinkers
    Jeffrey H Samet; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. CLINICAL ADDICTION RESEARCH AND EDUCATION (CARE) PROGRAM
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It will also inspire some of these physicians to make important contributions to research. Both will ultimately improve patient care and reduce the medical, social, and financial burden of drug abuse. ..
  3. Impact of Alcohol Use on HIV Infection--In the United States and Russia
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  4. Maximizing Opportunity - HIV Prevention in Hospitalized Russian Drinkers
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Maximizing Opportunity - HIV Prevention in Hospitalized Russian Drinkers
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. ENHANCED LINKAGE OF DRUG ABUSERS TO PRIMARY MEDICAL CARE
    Jeffrey H Samet; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Improved outcomes using the AHEAD approach would support the adoption of a health services delivery strategy, CDM, to better care for patients with DD. ..
  7. ENHANCED LINKAGE OF DRUG ABUSERS TO PRIMARY MEDICAL CARE
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Improved outcomes using the AHEAD approach would support the adoption of a health services delivery strategy, CDM, to better care for patients with DD. ..
  8. Enhancing Alcohol Science Focus: AMERSA National Meeting
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since the Annual National Conference draws a large number of participants from a variety of medical and other healthcare professions, the impact on clinical training and practice will be substantial. ..
  9. ENHANCED LINKAGE OF DRUG ABUSERS TO PRIMARY MEDICAL CARE
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  10. MEDICATION ADHERENCE IN ALCOHOL ABUSING HIV PATIENTS
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The ADHERE study will enable us to develop a generalizable intervention to enhance antiretroviral medication adherence in patients with a history of alcohol abuse and test its efficacy in terms of important clinical outcomes. ..
  11. CLINICAL IMPACT ON HCV & ALCOHOL IN HIV INFECTED PERSONS
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results of this study will provide crucial information needed for the development and prioritization of interventions for coinfected persons with addictions. ..
  12. HIV Prevention Partnership in Russian Alcohol Treatment
    Jeffrey Samet; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Many will be HIV infected. Thus, the successful implementation of this study will provide a critical foundation for future prevention efforts to address the explosion of HIV infection in Russia. ..
  13. ENHANCED LINKAGE OF DRUG ABUSERS TO PRIMARY MEDICAL CARE
    Jeffrey H Samet; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Improved outcomes using the AHEAD approach would support the adoption of a health services delivery strategy, CDM, to better care for patients with DD. ..