V E Stone
Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Provider attitudes regarding participation of women and persons of color in AIDS clinical trialsV E Stone
Department of Medicine, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence 02860, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 19:245-53. 1998..Underrepresentation of minorities and women in AIDS Clinical Trials may partially result from attitudes and perceptions of providers...
- Perceived barriers and biases in the medical education experience by gender and raceC M Bright
Section of General Internal Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 90:681-8. 1998..Women and underrepresented minorities from the class of 1996 reported having a medical school experience characterized by similar barriers to their professional development...
- HIV/AIDS in Women and Racial/Ethnic Minorities in the U.SValerie E Stone
Divisions of General Medicine and Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Bulfinch 130, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
Curr Infect Dis Rep 14:53-60. 2012..New strategies for optimizing engagement and retention in care, and for prevention hold great promise for women and minorities with HIV in the U.S...
- Physician contributions to disparities in HIV/AIDS care: the role of provider perceptions regarding adherenceValerie E Stone
Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Bulfinch 130, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 2:189-93. 2005..Literature regarding this topic is reviewed and strategies for reducing disparities are suggested...
- Perspectives on adherence and simplicity for HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy: self-report of the relative importance of multiple attributes of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) regimens in predicting adherenceValerie E Stone
Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02114, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:808-16. 2004..Efforts to simplify regimens to improve adherence are ongoing, including the advent of once-daily (QD) dosing regimens, which are presumed to be beneficial, although data regarding their overall impact on adherence are not yet available...
- Improving adherence to HAARTValerie E Stone
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 96:27S-29S. 2004
- Relation of physician specialty and HIV/AIDS experience to choice of guideline-recommended antiretroviral therapyV E Stone
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
J Gen Intern Med 16:360-8. 2001..While previous studies have found an association between physician HIV experience and patient outcomes, less is known about the relationship of physician specialty to HIV/AIDS outcomes or quality of care...
- Strategies for optimizing adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy: lessons from research and clinical practiceV E Stone
Department of Medicine, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
Clin Infect Dis 33:865-72. 2001..This review endeavors to provide a clinically focused approach to optimizing adherence of patients to HAART...
- Antiretroviral regimen complexity, self-reported adherence, and HIV patients' understanding of their regimens: survey of women in the her studyV E Stone
Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:124-31. 2001..However, less is known about the relationship between regimen complexity and adherence in the treatment of HIV/AIDS...
- An examination of HIV/AIDS patients who have excellent adherence to HAARTS E Malcolm
Department of Medicine, Memorial Hospital of RI, USA
AIDS Care 15:251-61. 2003..Identifying and studying excellent adherers provides new insights and strategies for enhancing adherence to HAART...
- HIV/AIDS patients' perspectives on adhering to regimens containing protease inhibitorsV E Stone
Department of Medicine, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket 02860, USA
J Gen Intern Med 13:586-93. 1998..This early positive "reputation" of PIs may enhance motivation for adherence. Those who are taking PIs invest substantial effort adhering to these complex regimens, but resent the need to make medications the focus of their lives...
- Race, gender, drug use, and participation in AIDS clinical trials. Lessons from a municipal hospital cohortV E Stone
Section of General Internal Medicine, University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
J Gen Intern Med 12:150-7. 1997..Educational efforts for patients and providers are needed to remedy continuing disparities in participation by race, gender, and risk factor group in AIDS clinical trials...
- Satisfaction with ambulatory care of persons with AIDS: predictors of patient ratings of qualityV E Stone
Department of Medicine, Boston City Hospital, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02118, USA
J Gen Intern Med 10:239-45. 1995..Furthermore, PWAs who are black or who are injection drug users are less satisfied than are others with the quality of their ambulatory AIDS care...
- Transforming clinical practice to eliminate racial-ethnic disparities in healthcareDonna L Washington
Division of General Internal Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Gen Intern Med 23:685-91. 2008..We describe what is known about reducing racial-ethnic disparities in clinical practice and make recommendations for how clinician leaders can apply this evidence to transform their own practices...
- Recommendations for teaching about racial and ethnic disparities in health and health careWally R Smith
Division of Quality Health Care, Center on Health Disparities, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0306, USA
Ann Intern Med 147:654-65. 2007....
- Internal medicine residents' perceptions of cross-cultural training. Barriers, needs, and educational recommendationsElyse R Park
Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:476-80. 2006..Despite widespread interest in cross-cultural care, little is known about resident physicians' perceptions of what will best enable them to provide quality care to diverse patient populations...
- HIV/AIDS: a minority health issueVictoria A Cargill
Office of AIDS Research, National Institutes of Health, 2 Center Drive, Room 4E20, Bethesda, MD 20892 0255, USA
Med Clin North Am 89:895-912. 2005....
- A prospective study of adherence and viral load in a large multi-center cohort of HIV-infected womenAndrea A Howard
AIDS Research Program, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
AIDS 16:2175-82. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: Antiretroviral adherence is not stable over time. Interventions aimed at monitoring and improving long-term adherence in women are urgently needed...
- Optimizing the care of minority patients with HIV/AIDSValerie E Stone
Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
Clin Infect Dis 38:400-4. 2004....
- Directly observed therapy for the treatment of people with human immunodeficiency virus infection: a work in progressJennifer Adelson Mitty
Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
Clin Infect Dis 34:984-90. 2002..This review provides an account of the preliminary development of DOT programs for the treatment of HIV-infected individuals...
- Enhancing adherence to antiretrovirals: strategies and regimensValerie E Stone
Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
MedGenMed 4:22. 2002
- Women, inequality, and the burden of HIVBisola O Ojikutu
Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 352:649-52. 2005
- Quality primary care for HIV/AIDS: how much HIV/AIDS experience is enough?Valerie E Stone
J Gen Intern Med 18:157-8. 2003
- Primary care guidelines for the management of persons infected with human immunodeficiency virus: recommendations of the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of AmericaJudith A Aberg
AIDS Clinical Trials Unit, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York University, New York 10016, USA
Clin Infect Dis 39:609-29. 2004