Christina S Meade
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Bipolar disorder is associated with HIV transmission risk behavior among patients in treatment for HIVChristina S Meade
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Box 90519, Durham, NC, 27708, USA
AIDS Behav 16:2267-71. 2012..Patients with BD deserve careful evaluation and HIV prevention services to reduce HIV transmission risk behaviors...
- Methamphetamine use is associated with childhood sexual abuse and HIV sexual risk behaviors among patrons of alcohol-serving venues in Cape Town, South AfricaChristina S Meade
Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 126:232-9. 2012..This study describes the prevalence of meth use and its relation to HIV sexual risk behaviors among patrons of alcohol-serving venues...
- A randomized trial of transcutaneous electric acupoint stimulation as adjunctive treatment for opioid detoxificationChristina S Meade
Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 38:12-21. 2010..84, p < .01) over time. TEAS is an acceptable, inexpensive adjunctive treatment that is feasible to implement on an inpatient unit and may be a beneficial adjunct to pharmacological treatments for opioid detoxification...
- HIV risk behavior in treatment-seeking opioid-dependent youth: results from a NIDA clinical trials network multisite studyChristina S Meade
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:65-72. 2010..To assess baseline rates of and changes in HIV drug and sexual risk behavior as a function of gender and treatment in opioid-dependent youth...
- Reductions in alcohol and cocaine use following a group coping intervention for HIV-positive adults with childhood sexual abuse historiesChristina S Meade
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Medical Psychology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Addiction 105:1942-51. 2010..This study tested the effects of a coping group intervention for HIV-positive adults with childhood sexual abuse histories on alcohol, cocaine and marijuana use...
- HIV risk behavior in opioid dependent adults seeking detoxification treatment: an exploratory comparison of heroin and oxycodone usersChristina S Meade
McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Addict 18:289-93. 2009..6%, p < .05). HIV prevention efforts should target both heroin and oxycodone users...
- A prospective study examining the effects of gender and sexual/physical abuse on mood outcomes in patients with co-occurring bipolar I and substance use disordersChristina S Meade
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA
Bipolar Disord 11:425-33. 2009..This study prospectively examined gender differences in mood outcomes and tested the effects of sexual/physical abuse and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
- Utilization of medical treatments and adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-positive adults with histories of childhood sexual abuseChristina S Meade
McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:259-66. 2009..Interventions targeting HIV-positive adults with CSA histories may need to address trauma symptoms, substance abuse, and poor social support that interfere with medical treatment utilization and adherence...
- Stress and coping in HIV-positive former plasma/blood donors in China: a test of cognitive appraisal theoryChristina S Meade
Department of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
AIDS Behav 14:328-38. 2010..Results support the utility of cognitive appraisal theory. Stress management interventions targeting HIV-positive FPDs in China are indicated...
- Neurocognitive impairment and medication adherence in HIV patients with and without cocaine dependenceChristina S Meade
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Box 90519, Durham, NC 27708, USA
J Behav Med 34:128-38. 2011..These results confirm that cocaine users are at high risk for poor HIV outcomes and underscore the importance of treating both neurocognitive impairment and cocaine dependence among HIV patients...
- The relationship of manic episodes and drug abuse to sexual risk behavior in patients with co-occurring bipolar and substance use disorders: a 15-month prospective analysisChristina S Meade
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
AIDS Behav 15:1829-33. 2011..Further research is needed to test whether individual differences in impulsivity may explain the association between mania and sexual risk...
- fMRI brain activation during a delay discounting task in HIV-positive adults with and without cocaine dependenceChristina S Meade
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Psychiatry Res 192:167-75. 2011....
- Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms mediate the relationship between traumatic experiences and drinking behavior among women attending alcohol-serving venues in a South African townshipMelissa H Watt
Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:549-58. 2012..This article examines the relationship between traumatic events and hazardous drinking among women who patronized alcohol-serving venues in South Africa and examines PTSD as a mediator of this relationship...
- Mental health and HIV sexual risk behavior among patrons of alcohol serving venues in Cape Town, South AfricaKathleen J Sikkema
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:230-7. 2011..Understanding the association between mental health and risk behaviors in these settings may inform interventions that address alcohol use and HIV prevention...
- HIV risk behavior among patients with co-occurring bipolar and substance use disorders: associations with mania and drug abuseChristina S Meade
Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 92:296-300. 2008..Bipolar and substance use disorders frequently co-occur, and both are associated with impulsivity, impaired judgment, and risk-taking...
- Mental health treatment to reduce HIV transmission risk behavior: a positive prevention modelKathleen J Sikkema
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Box 90086, Durham, NC 27708 0086, USA
AIDS Behav 14:252-62. 2010..We present a conceptual model and recommendations to guide future research on the effect of mental health treatment on HIV transmission risk behavior among PLWHA...
- Psychiatric and psychosocial correlates of sexual risk behavior among adults with severe mental illnessChristina S Meade
Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478 9106, USA
Community Ment Health J 43:153-69. 2007..05). Findings underscore the need for targeted HIV prevention interventions that address psychiatric and psychosocial risk factors...
- Community-level HIV prevention for persons with severe mental illness living in supportive housing programs: a pilot intervention studyKathleen J Sikkema
Division of Prevention and Community Research and The Consultation Center, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, 389 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
J Prev Interv Community 33:121-35. 2007..The community-level intervention appeared to reduce the risk of HIV among persons with SMI living in SHPs, and supports the importance of conducting larger scale intervention trials...
- Individual- and family-level psychosocial correlates of HIV risk behavior among youth in rural KenyaEve S Puffer
Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, 310 Trent Drive, Room 239, Trent Hall, Durham, NC 27710, USA
AIDS Behav 15:1264-74. 2011..Future studies should evaluate HIV prevention interventions targeting improvements in mental health and family relationships...
- Testing a social-cognitive model of HIV transmission risk behaviors in HIV-infected MSM with and without depressionSteven A Safren
The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Health Psychol 29:215-21. 2010..However, these models generally do not account for the influence of clinically significant psychological problems such as major depression...
- Reductions in traumatic stress following a coping intervention were mediated by decreases in avoidant coping for people living with HIV/AIDS and childhood sexual abuseKathleen J Sikkema
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University
J Consult Clin Psychol 81:274-83. 2013..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2013 APA, all rights reserved)...
- Measurement of self-reported HIV risk behaviors in injection drug users: comparison of standard versus timeline follow-back administration proceduresMarc L Copersino
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program at McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 38:60-5. 2010..In contrast, the brief HRQ-Standard interview procedure appears to be a reasonable choice for clinical, research, and health-related surveys where the primary focus is broader than HIV risk behavior...
- Depression precipitated by alcohol use in patients with co-occurring bipolar and substance use disordersWilliam B Jaffee
McLean Hospital Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, Belmont, MA 01478, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 70:171-6. 2009..Thus, the present study tests whether alcohol use precipitates depression among patients with co-occurring bipolar disorder and substance use disorder...
- Psychosocial predictors of sexual HIV transmission risk behavior among HIV-positive adults with a sexual abuse history in childhoodKathleen J Sikkema
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Arch Sex Behav 38:121-34. 2009..HIV prevention intervention for persons with HIV and CSA histories should address trauma-related behavioral difficulties and enhance coping skills to reduce sexual transmission risk behavior...
- Changes in religious coping and relapse to drug use among opioid-dependent patients following inpatient detoxificationEve S Puffer
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
J Relig Health 51:1226-38. 2012..55, p < .001), and increases in positive coping predicted more frequent 12-step program participation (β = .42, p < .05). Positive religious coping may be protective, while negative religious coping may be a barrier to treatment...