Traci C Green
Affiliation: Brown University
- Limiting options: sex ratios, incarceration rates, and sexual risk behavior among people on probation and paroleTraci C Green
Division of General Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Sex Transm Dis 39:424-30. 2012..To investigate how incarceration may affect risk of acquiring HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, we tested associations of ex-offenders' sexual risk behavior with the male-female sex ratio and the male incarceration rate...
- Life after the ban: an assessment of US syringe exchange programs' attitudes about and early experiences with federal fundingTraci C Green
Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, USA
Am J Public Health 102:e9-16. 2012....
- HIV infection and risk of overdose: a systematic review and meta-analysisTraci C Green
Lifespan Tufts Brown Center for AIDS Research, Providence, RI, USA
AIDS 26:403-17. 2012..Gaps in the literature for future research and prevention efforts as well as recommendations that follow from these findings are discussed...
- Epidemiologic trends and geographic patterns of fatal opioid intoxications in Connecticut, USA: 1997-2007Traci C Green
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 115:221-8. 2011..We analyzed the epidemiology and geographic distribution of opioid-involved accidental drug-involved intoxication deaths ("overdoses") in CT over an 11-year period...
- Prevalence and predictors of transitions to and away from syringe exchange use over time in 3 US cities with varied syringe dispensing policiesTraci C Green
School of Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 111:74-81. 2010..Interactions with police around drug paraphernalia may encourage SEP use for some IDUs and may provide opportunities for other health interventions...
- Patterns of drug use and abuse among aging adults with and without HIV: a latent class analysis of a US Veteran cohortTraci C Green
Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT, United States
Drug Alcohol Depend 110:208-20. 2010..Findings have the potential to inform screening and intervention efforts in aging drug users with and without HIV...
- Intravenous use of illicit buprenorphine/naloxone to reverse an acute heroin overdoseMichael A Yokell
The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
J Opioid Manag 8:63-6. 2012..Physicians should also consider prescribing naloxone to at-risk patients. The work of community-based naloxone distribution programs should be expanded...
- Social and structural aspects of the overdose risk environment in St. Petersburg, RussiaTraci C Green
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, PO Box 208034, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
Int J Drug Policy 20:270-6. 2009..This study sought to uncover social and structural aspects contributing to fatal overdose risk in St. Petersburg and assess prevention intervention feasibility...
- Collaborative behavioral management among parolees: drug use, crime and re-arrest in the Step'n Out randomized trialPeter D Friedmann
Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Providence, RI, USA
Addiction 107:1099-108. 2012..To determine whether collaborative behavioral management (CBM) reduces substance use, crime and re-arrest among drug-involved parolees...
- Buprenorphine and buprenorphine/naloxone diversion, misuse, and illicit use: an international reviewMichael A Yokell
Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Curr Drug Abuse Rev 4:28-41. 2011..Finally, we discuss the implications of diversion, misuse, and non-medically supervised use (including potential measures to address issues of diversion); and potential areas for further research...
- How does use of a prescription monitoring program change medical practice?Traci C Green
Department of General Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Pain Med 13:1314-23. 2012..e., multiple prescriptions from multiple providers)...
- Gender and treatment response in substance use treatment-mandated paroleesJennifer E Johnson
Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 40:313-21. 2011..The clear expectations, positive reinforcement, recognition of successes, fairness, and support present in CBM may be particularly important for women parolees...
- A randomized trial of methadone initiation prior to release from incarcerationMichelle McKenzie
The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Subst Abus 33:19-29. 2012..09), and injection drug use (P = .06) at 6 months. Initiating MMT in the weeks prior to release from incarceration is a feasible and effective way to improve MMT access postrelease and to decrease relapse to opioid use...
- Getting the message straight: effects of a brief hepatitis prevention intervention among injection drug usersLauretta E Grau
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Harm Reduct J 6:36. 2009..Issues related to format and language of written materials are discussed...
- Barriers to medical provider support for prescription naloxone as overdose antidote for lay respondersTraci C Green
1The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Subst Use Misuse 48:558-67. 2013..The study's implications and limitations are discussed and future research suggested. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention funded this study...
- Psychosocial and contextual correlates of opioid overdose risk among drug users in St. Petersburg, RussiaLauretta E Grau
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Public Health, 60 College St, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
Harm Reduct J 6:17. 2009..Future research should target the development of effective overdose recognition and prevention interventions, especially ones that include naloxone distribution and involve drug users' families...
- Women who abuse prescription opioids: findings from the Addiction Severity Index-Multimedia Version Connect prescription opioid databaseTraci C Green
Yale School of Public Health, Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 103:65-73. 2009..This study aimed to describe characteristics of women who abuse prescription opioids in a treatment-seeking sample and to contrast gender differences among prescription opioid abusers...
- Distinguishing signs of opioid overdose and indication for naloxone: an evaluation of six overdose training and naloxone distribution programs in the United StatesTraci C Green
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
Addiction 103:979-89. 2008..This study assessed overdose and naloxone administration knowledge among current or former opioid abusers trained and untrained in overdose-response in the United States...