R S Durvasula
Affiliation: California State University
- HIV-1, cocaine, and neuropsychological performance in African American menR S Durvasula
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 6:322-35. 2000..This study provides one of the first descriptions of the neuropsychological effects of HIV-AIDS in a non-injection drug-using community sample of gay and bisexual African American men...
- Frequency of cervical and breast cancer screening rates in a multi-ethnic female college sampleRamani S Durvasula
Department of Psychology, California State University, 5151 State University Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90032, USA
Psychol Rep 99:418-20. 2006..The significantly lower rate of screening among the latter groups is of particular concern given the higher cancer mortality rates typically observed in those groups...
- Relationship between alcohol use/abuse, HIV infection and neuropsychological performance in African American menRamani S Durvasula
Department of Psychology, California State University, Dominguez Hills, CA 90032, USA
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:383-404. 2006....
- Predictors of neuropsychological performance in HIV positive womenR S Durvasula
Department of Psychology, California State University, King Hall, 5151 State University Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90032, USA
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 23:149-63. 2001..This study provides one of the first descriptions of the NP effects of HIV/AIDS in a largely non-injection drug using community sample of women...
- Medication adherence among HIV+ adults: effects of cognitive dysfunction and regimen complexityC H Hinkin
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Neurology 59:1944-50. 2002..e., at least 90 to 95% of doses taken), viral replication may ensue and drug-resistant strains of the virus may emerge...
- Medication adherence in HIV-infected adults: effect of patient age, cognitive status, and substance abuseCharles H Hinkin
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, and Psychology Service, VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, 90024, USA
AIDS 18:S19-25. 2004..To examine the predictors of antiretroviral adherence among HIV-infected adults, with a particular focus on advancing age, neuropsychological dysfunction, and substance abuse...
- Age-associated predictors of medication adherence in HIV-positive adults: health beliefs, self-efficacy, and neurocognitive statusTerry R Barclay
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Health Psychol 26:40-9. 2007..In this study, a theoretical framework encompassing demographic characteristics, health beliefs/attitudes, treatment self-efficacy, and neurocognitive status was examined in relationship to highly active antiretroviral therapy adherence...
- Variations in patterns of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) adherenceAndrew J Levine
Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024 1759, USA
AIDS Behav 9:355-62. 2005..The results of the current study indicate that distinct subgroups of adherers may exist, and suggest that interventions designed to improve adherence can be designed to accommodate this variability in behavior...
- Adherence to antiretroviral medications in HIV: differences in data collected via self-report and electronic monitoringAndrew J Levine
Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Health Psychol 25:329-35. 2006..These findings lend support for using both EM and SR methods; however, study design (e.g., length) and other factors (e.g., cognitive status, cost) should be considered...
- Drug use and medication adherence among HIV-1 infected individualsCharles H Hinkin
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Room C8 747, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
AIDS Behav 11:185-94. 2007..These data suggest that it is the acute effects of intoxication, rather than stable features that may be characteristic of the drug-using populace, which leads to difficulties with medication adherence...