BRIAN W PENCE

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence, characteristics and correlates of a positive-dementia screen in patients on antiretroviral therapy in Bamenda, Cameroon: a cross-sectional study
    Julius Atashili
    Department of Public Health and Hygiene, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Buea, Rm 222 FHS building, 63 Molyko, Buea, Cameroon
    BMC Neurol 13:86. 2013
  2. pmc Validity of an interviewer-administered patient health questionnaire-9 to screen for depression in HIV-infected patients in Cameroon
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Affect Disord 143:208-13. 2012
  3. pmc The depression treatment cascade in primary care: a public health perspective
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke Global Health Institute, and Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke University, 2812 Erwin Road, Box 90392, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:328-35. 2012
  4. pmc Assessing the effect of Measurement-Based Care depression treatment on HIV medication adherence and health outcomes: rationale and design of the SLAM DUNC Study
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:828-38. 2012
  5. pmc Prevalence of psychological trauma and association with current health and functioning in a sample of HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected Tanzanian adults
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke Global Health Institute, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e36304. 2012
  6. pmc Providers' attitudes towards treating depression and self-reported depression treatment practices in HIV outpatient care
    Kiana D Bess
    Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 27:171-80. 2013
  7. pmc Treating depression within the HIV "medical home": a guided algorithm for antidepressant management by HIV clinicians
    Julie L Adams
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:647-54. 2012
  8. pmc Prevalence and predictors of major depression in HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy in Bamenda, a semi-urban center in Cameroon
    Bradley N Gaynes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41699. 2012
  9. pmc Factors associated with change in sexual transmission risk behavior over 3 years among HIV-infected patients in Tanzania
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e82974. 2013
  10. pmc Relationship between trauma and high-risk behavior among HIV-positive men who do not have sex with men (MDSM)
    Kathryn Whetten
    Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research CHPIR, Duke Global Health Institute DGHI, Sanford Institute of Public Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    AIDS Care 24:1453-60. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Prevalence, characteristics and correlates of a positive-dementia screen in patients on antiretroviral therapy in Bamenda, Cameroon: a cross-sectional study
    Julius Atashili
    Department of Public Health and Hygiene, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Buea, Rm 222 FHS building, 63 Molyko, Buea, Cameroon
    BMC Neurol 13:86. 2013
    ..In this study we assess the prevalence, characteristics as well as socio-demographic and clinical correlates of a positive screen for HIV-associated dementia in a group of patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) in Bamenda, Cameroon...
  2. pmc Validity of an interviewer-administered patient health questionnaire-9 to screen for depression in HIV-infected patients in Cameroon
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Affect Disord 143:208-13. 2012
    ..Emerging evidence from low-income countries supports similar relationships. Yet little research has validated rapid depression screening tools integrated into routine HIV clinical care...
  3. pmc The depression treatment cascade in primary care: a public health perspective
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke Global Health Institute, and Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke University, 2812 Erwin Road, Box 90392, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:328-35. 2012
    ..g. routine screening combined with collaborative care models to support initiation and maintenance of evidence-based depression treatment) can overall remission rates for primary care patients be substantially improved...
  4. pmc Assessing the effect of Measurement-Based Care depression treatment on HIV medication adherence and health outcomes: rationale and design of the SLAM DUNC Study
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:828-38. 2012
    ..Important outcomes of this study will be evidence of the effectiveness of MBC in treating depression in PLWHA and improving HIV-related outcomes...
  5. pmc Prevalence of psychological trauma and association with current health and functioning in a sample of HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected Tanzanian adults
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke Global Health Institute, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e36304. 2012
    ..Virtually no data exist on the prevalence or consequences of trauma for PLWHA in low income nations...
  6. pmc Providers' attitudes towards treating depression and self-reported depression treatment practices in HIV outpatient care
    Kiana D Bess
    Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 27:171-80. 2013
    ..Opportunities to increase HIV clinicians' comfort and confidence in treating depression, including receiving treatment support from clinic staff, are discussed...
  7. pmc Treating depression within the HIV "medical home": a guided algorithm for antidepressant management by HIV clinicians
    Julie L Adams
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:647-54. 2012
    ..This adaptation of the MBC model to HIV care has accounted for critical antidepressant-antiretroviral interactions and facilitated the provision of quality antidepressant management within the HIV medical home...
  8. pmc Prevalence and predictors of major depression in HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy in Bamenda, a semi-urban center in Cameroon
    Bradley N Gaynes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41699. 2012
    ..The management of depression needs to be incorporated in HIV-care guidelines in Cameroon and other similar settings...
  9. pmc Factors associated with change in sexual transmission risk behavior over 3 years among HIV-infected patients in Tanzania
    BRIAN W PENCE
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e82974. 2013
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  10. pmc Relationship between trauma and high-risk behavior among HIV-positive men who do not have sex with men (MDSM)
    Kathryn Whetten
    Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research CHPIR, Duke Global Health Institute DGHI, Sanford Institute of Public Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    AIDS Care 24:1453-60. 2012
    ..Study findings indicate a need for more in-depth research to examine the role of childhood sexual abuse in shaping adult risk behaviors among MDSM as well as a need to assess for and address childhood sexual abuse in this population...
  11. pmc Prevalence and predictors of HIV-related stigma among institutional- and community-based caregivers of orphans and vulnerable children living in five less-wealthy countries
    Lynne C Messer
    Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, 2812 Erwin Rd, Suite 403, Duke University Campus Box 90392, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:504. 2010
    ..In light of the paucity of this literature, this paper will describe HIV-related stigma among caregivers of OAC in five less wealthy nations...
  12. pmc Depressive Symptoms, HIV Medication Adherence, and HIV Clinical Outcomes in Tanzania: A Prospective, Observational Study
    Nadya M Belenky
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e95469. 2014
    ..Findings indicate a positive association between depressive symptoms and nonadherence, and also an inverse relationship between depressive symptoms and clinical outcomes, possibly due to informative loss to follow-up. ..
  13. doi request reprint HIV/AIDS in the Southern USA: a disproportionate epidemic
    Susan S Reif
    a Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    AIDS Care 26:351-9. 2014
    ..The disproportionate impact of HIV in the South, particularly among targeted states, demonstrates a critical need to improve HIV prevention and care and address factors that contribute to HIV disease in this region...
  14. pmc In-home mental health treatment for individuals with HIV
    Susan S Reif
    Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke University, Charlotte, North Carolina 28207, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:655-61. 2012
    ..Findings from the CHAMP Study suggest that the use of in-home mental health treatment may be beneficial in engaging and treating HIV-positive individuals with comorbid mental health disorders...
  15. pmc Mental health treatment to reduce HIV transmission risk behavior: a positive prevention model
    Kathleen 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...