Affiliation: Cooperative Oxford Laboratory
- Prevalence of HIV, syphilis, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C among entrants to Maryland correctional facilitiesLiza Solomon
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, AIDS Administration, 500 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
J Urban Health 81:25-37. 2004..These data indicate that hepatitis C remains an important public health concern among entrants to jail and prison and is complicated with coinfections that need to be addressed for effective treatment...
- Prevalence of HIV infection and prior HIV testing among young men who have sex with men. The Baltimore young men's surveyFrangiscos Sifakis
Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
AIDS Behav 14:904-12. 2010..Prevention efforts must address high HIV prevalence among young non-Hispanic black MSM and must make testing and effective counseling for young MSM readily available...
- Managed care for AIDS patients: is bigger better?Liza Solomon
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, AIDS Administration, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:342-7. 2005..Medicaid provides funds for the majority of AIDS-related health care services in the United States. In an effort to stabilize steeply rising Medicaid costs, managed care programs are replacing traditional fee-for-service Medicaid services...
- Racial disparities in HIV incidence among young men who have sex with men: the Baltimore Young Men's SurveyFrangiscos Sifakis
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:343-8. 2007..3). Non-Hispanic blacks were no more likely than non-Hispanic whites to report these risk behaviors. Possible alternative explanations for the observed racial disparities in HIV incidence and implications for prevention are explored...
- HIV prevention with jail and prison inmates: Maryland's Prevention Case Management programRobert L Bauserman
AIDS Administration, 500 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 15:465-80. 2003..The Maryland PCM program has documented positive changes in participants' attitudes, self-efficacy, and intentions related to HIV risk, over a 4-year period...