Traci C Green
Affiliation: Brown University
- Barriers to medical provider support for prescription naloxone as overdose antidote for lay respondersTraci C Green
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, 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...
- 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...
- How does use of a prescription monitoring program change pharmacy practice?Traci C Green
Rhode Island Hospital, 55 Claverick St, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 53:273-81. 2013....
- 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...
- Collaboration or coercion? Partnering to divert prescription opioid medicationsTraci C Green
Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
J Urban Health 90:758-67. 2013..Increased awareness among health providers of the ease of access and diversion of prescription opioids is needed to promote patient safety and prevent interpersonal violence. ..
- Initiation of buprenorphine during incarceration and retention in treatment upon releaseNickolas Zaller
The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Electronic address
J Subst Abuse Treat 45:222-6. 2013..007). We conclude that initiating buprenorphine/naloxone prior to release from incarceration may increase engagement and retention in community-based treatment. ..
- 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...
- 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...