P Coffin

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Syringe availability as HIV prevention: a review of modalities
    P Coffin
    The Lindesmith Center
    J Urban Health 77:306-30. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Safe syringe disposal is related to safe syringe access among HIV-positive injection drug users
    Phillip O Coffin
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10029, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:652-62. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Support for buprenorphine and methadone prescription to heroin-dependent patients among New York City physicians
    Phillip O Coffin
    New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York, 10029, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:1-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Identifying injection drug users at risk of nonfatal overdose
    Phillip O Coffin
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:616-23. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of increased syringe access: preliminary findings on injection drug user syringe source, disposal, and pharmacy sales in Harlem, New York
    Crystal M Fuller
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, NY, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:S77-82. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Circumstances of witnessed drug overdose in New York City: implications for intervention
    Melissa Tracy
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:181-90. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint More pharmacists in high-risk neighborhoods of New York City support selling syringes to injection drug users
    Phillip O Coffin
    The Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:S62-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Syringe distribution to injection drug users for prevention of HIV infection: opinions and practices of health care providers in New York City
    Phillip O Coffin
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:438-41. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Income distribution and risk of fatal drug overdose in New York City neighborhoods
    Sandro Galea
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10024, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:139-48. 2003
  10. pmc Racial/ethnic disparities in overdose mortality trends in New York City, 1990-1998
    Sandro Galea
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 5283, USA
    J Urban Health 80:201-11. 2003

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Syringe availability as HIV prevention: a review of modalities
    P Coffin
    The Lindesmith Center
    J Urban Health 77:306-30. 2000
    ..Finally, any evidence of declining hepatitis C incidence among young IDUs might serve as a surrogate for a sharp drop in injection-related HIV risk behaviors in that population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Safe syringe disposal is related to safe syringe access among HIV-positive injection drug users
    Phillip O Coffin
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10029, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:652-62. 2007
    ..Interventions to improve disposal should include expanding sites of safe syringe acquisition while enhancing disposal messages, alternatives, and convenience...
  3. ncbi request reprint Support for buprenorphine and methadone prescription to heroin-dependent patients among New York City physicians
    Phillip O Coffin
    New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York, 10029, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:1-6. 2006
    ..024), and being the director of a clinic or program (p = 0.031; p = 0.008). This preliminary study suggests that a substantial proportion of New York City physicians would prescribe methadone or buprenorphine to heroin-dependent patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Identifying injection drug users at risk of nonfatal overdose
    Phillip O Coffin
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:616-23. 2007
    ..The authors evaluated associations between individual-level risk factors and experiencing an overdose in the past six months to determine which characteristics and behaviors may be most predictive of overdose...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of increased syringe access: preliminary findings on injection drug user syringe source, disposal, and pharmacy sales in Harlem, New York
    Crystal M Fuller
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, NY, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:S77-82. 2002
    ..To evaluate the New York State Expanded Syringe Access Demonstration Program (ESAP) through injection drug user (IDU) surveys, discarded needles and syringes studies, and pharmacy sales and experiences surveys...
  6. ncbi request reprint Circumstances of witnessed drug overdose in New York City: implications for intervention
    Melissa Tracy
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:181-90. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint More pharmacists in high-risk neighborhoods of New York City support selling syringes to injection drug users
    Phillip O Coffin
    The Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:S62-7. 2002
    ..To document changes in pharmacists' opinions and practices from the time of passage to implementation of a law permitting selling syringes without a prescription (the Expanded Syringe Access Demonstration Program [ESAP])...
  8. ncbi request reprint Syringe distribution to injection drug users for prevention of HIV infection: opinions and practices of health care providers in New York City
    Phillip O Coffin
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:438-41. 2004
    ..1% vs. 22.7%; P<.0001). These results suggest that many providers are willing to furnish IDUs with syringes but are unaware of the current law...
  9. ncbi request reprint Income distribution and risk of fatal drug overdose in New York City neighborhoods
    Sandro Galea
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10024, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:139-48. 2003
    ..Disinvestment in social and economic resources in unequal neighborhoods may explain this association. Public health interventions related to overdose risk should pay particular attention to highly unequal neighborhoods...
  10. pmc Racial/ethnic disparities in overdose mortality trends in New York City, 1990-1998
    Sandro Galea
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 5283, USA
    J Urban Health 80:201-11. 2003
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  11. ncbi request reprint Opiates, cocaine and alcohol combinations in accidental drug overdose deaths in New York City, 1990-98
    Phillip O Coffin
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    Addiction 98:739-47. 2003
    ..Multi-drug use has been documented as a key risk factor in overdose and overdose mortality in several studies. This study investigated the contribution of multiple drug combinations to overdose mortality trends...
  12. pmc Drug overdose: new insights, innovative surveillance, and promising interventions
    Sandro Galea
    Center of Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 5283, USA
    J Urban Health 80:186-8. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint Heroin and cocaine dependence and the risk of accidental non-fatal drug overdose
    Sandro Galea
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1214 South University, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    J Addict Dis 25:79-87. 2006
    ..These observations suggest that overdose prevention interventions, perhaps even those specifically targeting opiate overdose, may be more efficiently directed at individuals exhibiting cocaine dependence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Preventing blood-borne infections through pharmacy syringe sales and safe community syringe disposal
    T Stephen Jones
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Intervention, Research, and Support, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:S6-9. 2002
  15. pmc Preliminary evidence of health care provider support for naloxone prescription as overdose fatality prevention strategy in New York City
    Phillip O Coffin
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies at the New York Academy of Medicine, USA
    J Urban Health 80:288-90. 2003
    ..4% would consider prescribing naloxone, and 29.4% were unsure. This preliminary study suggests that a substantial number of New York City health care providers would prescribe naloxone for opiate overdose prevention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Mortality after release from prison
    Phillip O Coffin
    N Engl J Med 356:1785; author reply 1786-7. 2007