Aaron J Blashill

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Assessing appearance-related disturbances in HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM): psychometrics of the body change and distress questionnaire-short form (ABCD-SF)
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1 Bowdoin Square, 7th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:1075-84. 2014
  2. pmc Body mass index, depression, and condom use among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: a longitudinal moderation analysis
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1 Bowdoin Square, 7th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:729-34. 2014
  3. pmc Depression longitudinally mediates the association of appearance concerns to ART non-adherence in HIV-infected individuals with a history of injection drug use
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Behav Med 37:166-72. 2014
  4. pmc Examining the correspondence between relationship identity and actual sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1 Bowdoin Square, 7th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:129-37. 2014
  5. pmc Physical activity and health outcomes among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: a longitudinal mediational analysis
    Aaron J Blashill
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 46:149-56. 2013
  6. pmc Psychosocial correlates of frequent indoor tanning among adolescent boys
    Aaron J Blashill
    Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Body Image 10:259-62. 2013
  7. pmc Body mass index, depression and sexual transmission risk behaviors among HIV-positive MSM
    Aaron J Blashill
    Massachusettes General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Sq, 7th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:2251-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Effects of gender-related domain violations and sexual orientation on perceptions of male and female targets: an analogue study
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Sq, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1293-302. 2012
  9. pmc Appearance concerns and psychological distress among HIV-infected individuals with injection drug use histories: prospective analyses
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:557-61. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Gender roles, eating pathology, and body dissatisfaction in men: a meta-analysis
    Aaron J Blashill
    Psychology Department, Saint Louis University, 221 North Grand Blvd, Shannon Hall, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Body Image 8:1-11. 2011

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Assessing appearance-related disturbances in HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM): psychometrics of the body change and distress questionnaire-short form (ABCD-SF)
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1 Bowdoin Square, 7th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    AIDS Behav 18:1075-84. 2014
    ..The ABCD and its short form, offer valid means to assess varied aspects of body image disturbance among HIV-infected MSM, and require modest participant burden. ..
  2. pmc Body mass index, depression, and condom use among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: a longitudinal moderation analysis
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1 Bowdoin Square, 7th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:729-34. 2014
    ..Cognitive behavioral interventions to reduce HIV transmission risk behaviors among HIV-infected MSM should adopt an integrated perspective, combining sexual risk reduction with treatment for depression and body-related concerns...
  3. pmc Depression longitudinally mediates the association of appearance concerns to ART non-adherence in HIV-infected individuals with a history of injection drug use
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Behav Med 37:166-72. 2014
    ..Integrative interventions addressing appearance concerns, depression and ART adherence are needed, as this is one potential pathway towards worse health outcomes in HIV-infected individuals. ..
  4. pmc Examining the correspondence between relationship identity and actual sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1 Bowdoin Square, 7th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:129-37. 2014
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  5. pmc Physical activity and health outcomes among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: a longitudinal mediational analysis
    Aaron J Blashill
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 46:149-56. 2013
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  6. pmc Psychosocial correlates of frequent indoor tanning among adolescent boys
    Aaron J Blashill
    Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Body Image 10:259-62. 2013
    ..Skin cancer prevention interventions may benefit from adopting approaches that integrate the treatment of body dissatisfaction and subsequent maladaptive behaviors...
  7. pmc Body mass index, depression and sexual transmission risk behaviors among HIV-positive MSM
    Aaron J Blashill
    Massachusettes General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Sq, 7th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:2251-6. 2012
    ..Elevated levels of depression were only associated with SDUAI for underweight participants. These findings suggest that underweight, depressed HIV-positive MSM may be particularly likely to engage in SDUAI...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of gender-related domain violations and sexual orientation on perceptions of male and female targets: an analogue study
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Sq, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1293-302. 2012
    ..These findings suggest a nuanced approach for understanding sexual prejudice, which incorporates a complex relationship among sex, gender, sexual orientation, and domain of gendered attributes...
  9. pmc Appearance concerns and psychological distress among HIV-infected individuals with injection drug use histories: prospective analyses
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:557-61. 2012
    ..Appearance concerns among depressed, IDU, HIV-infected individuals are associated with changes in psychological distress. Psychosocial interventions should consider the role of appearance as it relates to psychological functioning...
  10. doi request reprint Gender roles, eating pathology, and body dissatisfaction in men: a meta-analysis
    Aaron J Blashill
    Psychology Department, Saint Louis University, 221 North Grand Blvd, Shannon Hall, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Body Image 8:1-11. 2011
    ..e., trait-based instruments yielded a negative association and multidimensional instruments revealed a positive relationship). Findings highlight the salience of masculinity in men's eating and body concerns...
  11. doi request reprint Elements of male body image: Prediction of depression, eating pathology and social sensitivity among gay men
    Aaron J Blashill
    Psychology Department, Saint Louis University, MO 63103, United States
    Body Image 7:310-6. 2010
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  12. pmc Mental health: a focus on stress, coping, and mental illness as it relates to treatment retention, adherence, and other health outcomes
    Aaron J Blashill
    Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Psychiatry Behavioral Medicine Service, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 8:215-22. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, immune status, and virological control in HIV-infected men who have sex with men
    Aaron J Blashill
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 12:319-24. 2013
    ..Prior cross-sectional studies have found inconsistent relationships between body mass index (BMI) and disease progression in HIV-infected individuals...
  14. pmc Promoting the sexual health of MSM in the context of comorbid mental health problems
    Steven A Safren
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Sq, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:S30-4. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint The role of body image dissatisfaction and depression on HAART adherence in HIV positive men: tests of mediation models
    Aaron J Blashill
    Psychology Department, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:280-8. 2010
    ..Results suggest the importance of addressing both body dissatisfaction and depression in men who are living with HIV/AIDS...
  16. doi request reprint The EDE-Q, BULIT-R, and BEDT as self-report measures of binge eating disorder
    Jillon S Vander Wal
    Saint Louis University, Department of Psychology, 221 N Grand Blvd St Louis, MO 63103, United States
    Eat Behav 12:267-71. 2011
    ..g., severe restriction outside of binges), while the brevity of the Eating Concern subscale of the EDE-Q makes it optimal for use in brief screening situations...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of integrated and measurement-based depression care: clinical experience in an HIV clinic
    Shane M Coleman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychosomatics 53:51-7. 2012
    ..While randomized trials have shown the efficacy of treatment for depression in HIV/AIDS, the implementation of evidence-based treatments in real-world settings remains a challenge...
  18. pmc Body image disturbance and health behaviors among sexual minority men living with HIV
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Health Psychol 33:677-80. 2014
    ..Thus, the goal of the current study was to test a biopsychosocial model of body image and self-care behaviors among sexual minority men living with HIV...
  19. doi request reprint Components of body image in gay men with HIV/AIDS
    Aaron J Blashill
    Saint Louis University, MO, USA
    Am J Mens Health 5:6-10. 2011
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  20. pmc Anabolic-androgenic steroids and condom use: potential mechanisms in adolescent males
    Aaron J Blashill
    a Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
    J Sex Res 51:690-5. 2014
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  21. pmc Sexual orientation and anabolic-androgenic steroids in U.S. adolescent boys
    Aaron J Blashill
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, The Fenway Institute, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 133:469-75. 2014
    ..S. adolescent boys, and secondarily, sought to explore possible intermediate variables that may explain prevalence differences...
  22. pmc Relationship between psychiatric disorders and sexually transmitted diseases in a nationally representative sample
    Jessica F Magidson
    Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States University of Maryland, College Park, MD, United States Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 76:322-8. 2014
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  23. doi request reprint The Male Body Attitudes Scale: A confirmatory factor analysis with a sample of gay men
    Aaron J Blashill
    Psychology Department, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Body Image 6:322-5. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that either a two- or three-factor structure may be used when assessing body image concerns in gay men...