Thomas J Stopka

Summary

Affiliation: California Environmental Protection Agency
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Public health interventionists, penny capitalists, or sources of risk?: assessing street syringe sellers in Hartford, Connecticut
    Thomas J Stopka
    The Hispanic Health Council, Hartford, Connecticut 06106, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1345-77. 2003
  2. pmc A multistate trial of pharmacy syringe purchase
    Wilson M Compton
    National Institute on Drug Abuse, 6001 Executive Boulevard, MSC 9589, Bethesda, MD 20892 9589, USA
    J Urban Health 81:661-70. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Writing about risk: use of daily diaries in understanding drug-user risk behaviors
    Thomas J Stopka
    Hispanic Health Council, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:73-85. 2004
  4. pmc Increasing syringe access and HIV prevention in California: findings from a survey of local health jurisdiction key personnel
    Thomas J Stopka
    Office of AIDS, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, CA 95899 7426, USA
    J Urban Health 84:116-25. 2007
  5. pmc HCV and HIV counseling and testing integration in California: an innovative approach to increase HIV counseling and testing rates
    Thomas J Stopka
    California Department of Health Services, Office of AIDS, Sacramento, CA 95899 7426, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:68-73. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Public health interventionists, penny capitalists, or sources of risk?: assessing street syringe sellers in Hartford, Connecticut
    Thomas J Stopka
    The Hispanic Health Council, Hartford, Connecticut 06106, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1345-77. 2003
    ..A qualitative and ethnographic study was conducted in Hartford between 1999 and 2001 to help elucidate the public health risks and benefits of street syringe sellers...
  2. pmc A multistate trial of pharmacy syringe purchase
    Wilson M Compton
    National Institute on Drug Abuse, 6001 Executive Boulevard, MSC 9589, Bethesda, MD 20892 9589, USA
    J Urban Health 81:661-70. 2004
    ..Despite potential advantages of pharmacies as sites for access to sterile syringes, pharmacy purchase of syringes faces significant obstacles in terms of the practices in different jurisdictions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Writing about risk: use of daily diaries in understanding drug-user risk behaviors
    Thomas J Stopka
    Hispanic Health Council, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:73-85. 2004
    ..Furthermore, we witnessed an unexpected intervention effect that the diary may have in the lives of drug users...
  4. pmc Increasing syringe access and HIV prevention in California: findings from a survey of local health jurisdiction key personnel
    Thomas J Stopka
    Office of AIDS, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, CA 95899 7426, USA
    J Urban Health 84:116-25. 2007
    ..Further research is needed to identify facilitators and barriers to adopting SB1159, to identify areas for improving technical assistance to implementers, and to assess the public health impact of the legislation...
  5. pmc HCV and HIV counseling and testing integration in California: an innovative approach to increase HIV counseling and testing rates
    Thomas J Stopka
    California Department of Health Services, Office of AIDS, Sacramento, CA 95899 7426, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:68-73. 2007
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that offering HIV counseling and testing (C&T) concurrently with HCV C&T will increase HIV C&T rates among IDUs...