Elizabeth T Golub

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Distributive syringe sharing among young adult injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, room E 7137, Baltimore, MD 21117, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S30-8. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Patterns, predictors, and consequences of initial regimen type among HIV-infected women receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:305-12. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Correlates of unsafe syringe acquisition and disposal among injection drug users in Baltimore, Maryland
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1751-64. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes in willingness to participate in HIV vaccine trials among HIV-negative injection drug users
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:301-9. 2005
  5. pmc Screening for depressive symptoms among HCV-infected injection drug users: examination of the utility of the CES-D and the Beck Depression Inventory
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 81:278-90. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and progression to AIDS in a cohort of injection drug users
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemilogy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:429-34. 2003
  7. pmc Relative time to pregnancy among HIV-infected and uninfected women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study, 2002-2009
    Beth S Linas
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS 25:707-11. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Vitamin D insufficiency may impair CD4 recovery among Women's Interagency HIV Study participants with advanced disease on HAART
    Mariam Aziz
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    AIDS 27:573-8. 2013
  9. pmc Serum lipid profiles among patients initiating ritonavir-boosted atazanavir versus efavirenz-based regimens
    Anuradha Ganesan
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 6:13. 2009
  10. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and viral dynamics of hepatitis delta among injection drug users
    Lauren M Kucirka
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 202:845-52. 2010

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Distributive syringe sharing among young adult injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, room E 7137, Baltimore, MD 21117, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S30-8. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that interventions to reduce ongoing transmission of blood-borne infections should focus on altering peer norms among networks of young IDUs...
  2. doi request reprint Patterns, predictors, and consequences of initial regimen type among HIV-infected women receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:305-12. 2008
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  3. ncbi request reprint Correlates of unsafe syringe acquisition and disposal among injection drug users in Baltimore, Maryland
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1751-64. 2005
    ..These data suggest the need for a more active program involving pharmacists, an expanded syringe access program, and better efforts to enhance safe disposal...
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes in willingness to participate in HIV vaccine trials among HIV-negative injection drug users
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:301-9. 2005
    ..In this cohort, WTP remained strong and modestly increased over the study period. These results should be considered in the planning of sampling and retention strategies for future vaccine trials...
  5. pmc Screening for depressive symptoms among HCV-infected injection drug users: examination of the utility of the CES-D and the Beck Depression Inventory
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 81:278-90. 2004
    ..Results indicated that both scales should be used in tandem to have the most sensitive detection of depressive symptoms, thereby maximizing the potential for HCV treatment success...
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and progression to AIDS in a cohort of injection drug users
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemilogy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:429-34. 2003
    ..We investigated whether distress was independently associated with more rapid progression to AIDS among HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs)...
  7. pmc Relative time to pregnancy among HIV-infected and uninfected women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study, 2002-2009
    Beth S Linas
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS 25:707-11. 2011
    ..To determine the incidence rate of, and the relative time to pregnancy by HIV status in US women between 2002 and 2009...
  8. doi request reprint Vitamin D insufficiency may impair CD4 recovery among Women's Interagency HIV Study participants with advanced disease on HAART
    Mariam Aziz
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    AIDS 27:573-8. 2013
    ..Recent studies in HIV-infected men report an association between low vitamin D (25OH-D) and CD4 recovery on HAART. We sought to test this relationship in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS)...
  9. pmc Serum lipid profiles among patients initiating ritonavir-boosted atazanavir versus efavirenz-based regimens
    Anuradha Ganesan
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 6:13. 2009
    ..001) and non HDL-c (-5.75 mg/dl, p < 0.01), but similar declines in TC/HDL ratio. CONCLUSION: Both efavirenz and atazanavir-based regimens (boosted and unboosted) resulted in similar beneficial declines in the TC/HDL ratio...
  10. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and viral dynamics of hepatitis delta among injection drug users
    Lauren M Kucirka
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 202:845-52. 2010
    ..Accurate estimates of prevalence and risk factors are important to help clinicians decide who to screen...
  11. ncbi request reprint Methods to recruit and retain a cohort of young-adult injection drug users for the Third Collaborative Injection Drug Users Study/Drug Users Intervention Trial (CIDUS III/DUIT)
    Richard S Garfein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S4-17. 2007
    ..S. policy to only fund proven-effective HIV prevention interventions, insights into conducting intervention trials among young IDUs are provided here by describing methods and participants' characteristics in the CIDUS III/DUIT study...
  12. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use among U.S. women with HIV
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:657-66. 2007
    ..To describe trends in and correlates of use of contraception and sterilization among women with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  13. ncbi request reprint A peer-education intervention to reduce injection risk behaviors for HIV and hepatitis C virus infection in young injection drug users
    Richard S Garfein
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    AIDS 21:1923-32. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether a behavioral intervention, which taught peer education skills, could reduce injection and sexual risk behaviors associated with primary HIV and hepatitis C virus infection (HCV) among young injection drug users (IDU)...
  14. pmc A randomized intervention trial to reduce the lending of used injection equipment among injection drug users infected with hepatitis C
    Mary H Latka
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Dr, Mailstop 0622, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:853-61. 2008
    ..g., syringe lending, unsafe drug preparation) among injection drug users with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of menopause on condom use by HIV-seropositive and comparison seronegative women
    L Stewart Massad
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:401-2. 2008
  16. pmc Crack cocaine, disease progression, and mortality in a multicenter cohort of HIV-1 positive women
    Judith A Cook
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    AIDS 22:1355-63. 2008
    ..This study explores relationships between crack use and HIV-1 disease outcomes in a multicenter cohort of infected women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Housing status and associated differences in HIV risk behaviors among young injection drug users (IDUs)
    Micaela H Coady
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:854-63. 2007
    ..HIV risk varies by housing status, with homeless IDUs at highest risk. Programs for IDUs should utilize a more specific definition of residential status to target IDUs needing intervention...
  18. pmc Live birth patterns among human immunodeficiency virus-infected women before and after the availability of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Anjali Sharma
    Department of Infectious Diseases, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:541.e1-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to investigate the relationship between human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and childbearing before and after the availability of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  19. pmc High prevalence of alcohol use among hepatitis C virus antibody positive injection drug users in three US cities
    Jennifer V Campbell
    HIV AIDS Epidemiology Program, Public Health Seattle and King County, 106 Prefontaine Place South, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 81:259-65. 2006
    ..These findings underscore the importance of referring HCV-positive persons to effective alcohol treatment programs to reduce future liver damage and improve eligibility for and effectiveness of treatment of HCV...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cortisol levels and depression in men and women using heroin and cocaine
    Amy B Wisniewski
    Department of Biology, Drake University, 328 Olin Hall, 1344 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50311 4505, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:250-5. 2006
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  21. pmc Design and feasibility of a randomized behavioral intervention to reduce distributive injection risk and improve health-care access among hepatitis C virus positive injection drug users: the Study to Reduce Intravenous Exposures (STRIVE)
    Farzana Kapadia
    Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY 10005, USA
    J Urban Health 84:99-115. 2007
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  22. ncbi request reprint Convenience is the key to hepatitis A and B vaccination uptake among young adult injection drug users
    Jennifer V Campbell
    HIV AIDS Epidemiology Program, Public Health Seattle and King County, 400 Yesler Way 3rd Floor, c o Hanne Thiede, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S64-72. 2007
    ..Vaccination programs convenient to IDUs have not been widely implemented or evaluated. We assessed whether convenience and monetary incentives influenced uptake of free vaccine by 18-30-year-old IDUs in five U.S. cities...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perceived risk, peer influences, and injection partner type predict receptive syringe sharing among young adult injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    Susan L Bailey
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S18-29. 2007
    ..This study examined risk factors for receptive syringe sharing (RSS) during illicit drug injection by persons 15-30 years old in five U.S. cities...
  24. ncbi request reprint Development, description, and acceptability of a small-group, behavioral intervention to prevent HIV and hepatitis C virus infections among young adult injection drug users
    David W Purcell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S73-80. 2007
    ..Minimal evidence of contamination was found. Lessons learned can help future researchers to develop stronger interventions for this high-need population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal function in men and women using heroin and cocaine, stratified by HIV status
    Amy B Wisniewski
    Department of Biology, Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa 50311 4505, USA
    Gend Med 4:35-44. 2007
    ..Most studies of hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) function in illicit drug users either focus on men or do not consider the impact of HIV...
  26. ncbi request reprint Eligibility for treatment of hepatitis C virus infection among young injection drug users in 3 US cities
    Holly Hagan
    National Development and Research Institutes, Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, New York, NY, 10010, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:669-72. 2006
    ..g., problem drinking, moderate-to-severe depression, and recent drug injection). Restrictive eligibility criteria may deny treatment to a large proportion of patients who could benefit from it...
  27. ncbi request reprint Analysis of standard methods for diagnosing vaginitis: HIV infection does not complicate the diagnosis of vaginitis
    Beverly E Sha
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:240-50. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether the standard diagnostic methods for vaginitis behave similarly among HIV-infected and at-risk seronegative women...
  28. doi request reprint Highly active antiretroviral therapy reduces urinary albumin excretion in women with HIV infection
    Lynda A Szczech
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:360-1. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy among women with HIV: indications and incidence
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:566-8. 2007
    ..To describe hysterectomy rates and indications among women with HIV and to compare them with at-risk HIV-seronegative women...
  30. pmc Biologic markers of ovarian reserve and reproductive aging: application in a cohort study of HIV infection in women
    David B Seifer
    Maimonides Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:1645-52. 2007
    ..To determine whether HIV infection influences early follicular MIS levels, an early marker of ovarian aging...
  31. ncbi request reprint Illicit drug use, depression and their association with highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-positive women
    Judith A Cook
    Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Psychiatry M C 912, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1601 W Taylor Street M C 912, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 89:74-81. 2007
    ..We examined the interaction of illicit drug use and depressive symptoms, and how they affect the subsequent likelihood of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) use among women with HIV/AIDS...
  32. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment: syringe access versus syringe disposal--the law of diminishing returns?
    Elizabeth T Golub
    AIDS Read 12:530-1. 2002