Marlene Lalota

Summary

Affiliation: Florida Marine Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint HIV prevention and transmission myths among heterosexually active adults in low-income areas of South Florida
    Dano W Beck
    Florida Department of Health, Bureau of HIV AIDS, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A09, Tallahassee, FL 32399, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:751-60. 2012
  2. doi request reprint HIV seropositivity and correlates of infection among heterosexually active adults in high-risk areas in South Florida
    Marlene Lalota
    Florida Department of Health, Bureau of HIV AIDS, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A09, Tallahassee, FL 32399, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1259-63. 2011
  3. pmc The Miami, Florida, Young Men's Survey: HIV prevalence and risk behaviors among urban young men who have sex with men who have ever runaway
    Marlene Lalota
    Florida Department of Health, Tallahassee, FL 32399 1715, USA
    J Urban Health 82:327-38. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Men who have sex with men: estimated population sizes and mortality rates by race/ethnicity, Miami-Dade County, Florida
    Spencer Lieb
    Florida Department of Health, Tallahassee, FL 32399, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:485-90. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Age shift in patterns of injection drug use among the HIV/AIDS population in Miami-Dade County, Florida
    Spencer Lieb
    Florida Department of Health, Tallahassee, 32399 1715, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1623-35. 2006
  6. pmc HIV prevention services received at health care and HIV test providers by young men who have sex with men: an examination of racial disparities
    Stephanie K Behel
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Urban Health 85:727-43. 2008
  7. pmc The Young Men's Survey phase II: hepatitis B immunization and infection among young men who have sex with men
    Cindy M Weinbaum
    Office of Communications, NCHHSTP, Mailstop E 06, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 16000 Clifton Road, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:839-45. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of persons with recently acquired HIV infection: application of the serologic testing algorithm for recent HIV seroconversion in 10 US cities
    Sandra Schwarcz
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:112-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Unintentional HIV exposures from young men who have sex with men who disclose being HIV-negative
    Duncan A MacKellar
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 20:1637-44. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of lifetime risk and actual risk for acquiring HIV among young men who have sex with men
    Duncan A MacKellar
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 46, Atlanta, Georgia, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:263-70. 2007

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint HIV prevention and transmission myths among heterosexually active adults in low-income areas of South Florida
    Dano W Beck
    Florida Department of Health, Bureau of HIV AIDS, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A09, Tallahassee, FL 32399, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:751-60. 2012
    ..Among low-income heterosexuals, HIV prevention and transmission myths are widespread. Debunking them could have HIV prevention value...
  2. doi request reprint HIV seropositivity and correlates of infection among heterosexually active adults in high-risk areas in South Florida
    Marlene Lalota
    Florida Department of Health, Bureau of HIV AIDS, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A09, Tallahassee, FL 32399, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1259-63. 2011
    ..1%. Half (52.2%) of the infections were previously undiagnosed. Our findings underscore the impact of social and environmental factors on HIV risk, as well as the need to increase and optimize HIV testing and other prevention services...
  3. pmc The Miami, Florida, Young Men's Survey: HIV prevalence and risk behaviors among urban young men who have sex with men who have ever runaway
    Marlene Lalota
    Florida Department of Health, Tallahassee, FL 32399 1715, USA
    J Urban Health 82:327-38. 2005
    ..The prevalence of HIV infection and associated risk behaviors among runaways was high, highlighting the ongoing need for prevention and social support services for youth with a history of running away from home...
  4. ncbi request reprint Men who have sex with men: estimated population sizes and mortality rates by race/ethnicity, Miami-Dade County, Florida
    Spencer Lieb
    Florida Department of Health, Tallahassee, FL 32399, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:485-90. 2007
    ..Estimated numbers of men who have sex with men (MSM) by race/ethnicity and mortality rates among such MSM with HIV/AIDS are unavailable. This hampers efficient targeting of HIV/AIDS prevention and care resources...
  5. ncbi request reprint Age shift in patterns of injection drug use among the HIV/AIDS population in Miami-Dade County, Florida
    Spencer Lieb
    Florida Department of Health, Tallahassee, 32399 1715, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1623-35. 2006
    ..001). Consideration of age-specific HIV risk profiles has implications for primary and secondary HIV prevention interventions, planning, and policy...
  6. pmc HIV prevention services received at health care and HIV test providers by young men who have sex with men: an examination of racial disparities
    Stephanie K Behel
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Urban Health 85:727-43. 2008
    ..Differential experience with HIV prevention services does not explain the higher HIV prevalence among black and Hispanic MSM...
  7. pmc The Young Men's Survey phase II: hepatitis B immunization and infection among young men who have sex with men
    Cindy M Weinbaum
    Office of Communications, NCHHSTP, Mailstop E 06, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 16000 Clifton Road, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:839-45. 2008
    ..We measured the prevalence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) immunization and HBV infection among men aged 23 to 29 years who have sex with men...
  8. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of persons with recently acquired HIV infection: application of the serologic testing algorithm for recent HIV seroconversion in 10 US cities
    Sandra Schwarcz
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:112-5. 2007
    ..Information about the characteristics of persons whose HIV diagnosis was made soon after infection contributes to a better understanding of the HIV epidemic and to appropriate targeting of care and prevention efforts...
  9. ncbi request reprint Unintentional HIV exposures from young men who have sex with men who disclose being HIV-negative
    Duncan A MacKellar
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 20:1637-44. 2006
    ..To evaluate the proportion of new sexual partners potentially exposed to HIV from young MSM who disclosed being HIV-negative...
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of lifetime risk and actual risk for acquiring HIV among young men who have sex with men
    Duncan A MacKellar
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 46, Atlanta, Georgia, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:263-70. 2007
    ..To increase HIV testing, prevention providers should intensify efforts to assess, and to increase when needed, perceptions of lifetime risks for acquiring HIV among young MSM...
  11. ncbi request reprint Recent HIV testing among young men who have sex with men: correlates, contexts, and HIV seroconversion
    Duncan A MacKellar
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:183-92. 2006
    ..We evaluated the correlates and contexts of HIV testing within the past year, subsequent risk reduction, and HIV seroconversion among young men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Associations between substance use and sexual risk among very young men who have sex with men
    David D Celentano
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:265-71. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized HIV infection, risk behaviors, and perceptions of risk among young men who have sex with men: opportunities for advancing HIV prevention in the third decade of HIV/AIDS
    Duncan A MacKellar
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:603-14. 2005
    ..To advance HIV prevention in the third decade of HIV/AIDS, prevention programs must reduce unrecognized infection among young MSM by increasing the demand for and availability of HIV testing services...
  14. ncbi request reprint Associations of race/ethnicity with HIV prevalence and HIV-related behaviors among young men who have sex with men in 7 urban centers in the United States
    Nina T Harawa
    County of Los Angeles, Department of Health Services, Los Angeles, CA 90005, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 35:526-36. 2004
    ..Prevention programs should address risks in steady partnerships, target young men before sexual initiation with male partners, and tailor interventions to men of color and of lower socioeconomic status...
  15. pmc Regional patterns and correlates of substance use among young men who have sex with men in 7 US urban areas
    Hanne Thiede
    Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1915-21. 2003
    ..We sought to characterize substance use patterns in young men who have sex with men (MSM) in 7 US urban areas and sociodemographic characteristics and history associated with such use...
  16. ncbi request reprint Repeat HIV testing, risk behaviors, and HIV seroconversion among young men who have sex with men: a call to monitor and improve the practice of prevention
    Duncan A MacKellar
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 29:76-85. 2002
    ..We compared recent risk behaviors and HIV seroconversion among young men who have sex with men (MSM) who were first-time, infrequent, and repeat HIV testers...
  17. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of antiretroviral drug resistance among drug-naive HIV-1-infected persons in 10 US cities
    Hillard S Weinstock
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Surveillance and Epidemiology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:2174-80. 2004
    ..The prevalence and characteristics of persons with newly diagnosed human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections with or without evidence of mutations associated with drug resistance have not been well described...