Hillary Kunins

Summary

Affiliation: Montefiore Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc 2012 Update in addiction medicine for the generalist
    Darius A Rastegar
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 8:6. 2013
  2. pmc HIV provider endorsement of primary care buprenorphine treatment: a vignette study
    Hillary V Kunins
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Fam Med 41:722-8. 2009
  3. pmc Substance abuse treatment staff perceptions of intimate partner victimization among female clients
    Hillary Kunins
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 39:251-7. 2007
  4. pmc Validity of a self-reported history of a positive tuberculin skin test. A prospective study of drug users
    Hillary V Kunins
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1039-44. 2004
  5. pmc The effect of race on provider decisions to test for illicit drug use in the peripartum setting
    Hillary Veda Kunins
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:245-55. 2007
  6. pmc Barriers to obtaining waivers to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid addiction treatment among HIV physicians
    Chinazo O Cunningham
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1325-9. 2007
  7. pmc Hepatitis C management by addiction medicine physicians: results from a national survey
    Alain H Litwin
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:99-105. 2007
  8. pmc Association between alcohol consumption and both osteoporotic fracture and bone density
    Karina M Berg
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Med 121:406-18. 2008
  9. ncbi Attending physicians' and residents' attitudes and beliefs about prescribing buprenorphine at an urban teaching hospital
    Chinazo O Cunningham
    Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Fam Med 38:336-40. 2006
  10. pmc Nurse practitioner and physician assistant interest in prescribing buprenorphine
    Robert J Roose
    Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 34:456-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc 2012 Update in addiction medicine for the generalist
    Darius A Rastegar
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 8:6. 2013
    ..We present articles pertaining to medical comorbidities and complications, prescription drug misuse among patients with chronic pain, screening and brief interventions (SBIs), and pharmacotherapy for addiction...
  2. pmc HIV provider endorsement of primary care buprenorphine treatment: a vignette study
    Hillary V Kunins
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Fam Med 41:722-8. 2009
    ..Using vignettes, we sought to identify HIV provider characteristics associated with endorsing buprenorphine treatment in primary care...
  3. pmc Substance abuse treatment staff perceptions of intimate partner victimization among female clients
    Hillary Kunins
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 39:251-7. 2007
    ..The study suggests that system-level assessment and change is needed to provide IPV-related services in substance abuse treatment settings...
  4. pmc Validity of a self-reported history of a positive tuberculin skin test. A prospective study of drug users
    Hillary V Kunins
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1039-44. 2004
    ..To define the prevalence of and factors associated with having a negative purified protein derivative (PPD) among persons who self-report a prior positive PPD and to define the safety of repeat testing in such persons...
  5. pmc The effect of race on provider decisions to test for illicit drug use in the peripartum setting
    Hillary Veda Kunins
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:245-55. 2007
    ..It is unknown whether racial disparities in drug testing practices underlie observed disparities in legal and social consequences of positive tests...
  6. pmc Barriers to obtaining waivers to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid addiction treatment among HIV physicians
    Chinazo O Cunningham
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1325-9. 2007
    ..Buprenorphine enables physicians to simultaneously treat HIV and opioid dependence, offering opportunities to improve health outcomes. Despite this, few physicians prescribe buprenorphine...
  7. pmc Hepatitis C management by addiction medicine physicians: results from a national survey
    Alain H Litwin
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:99-105. 2007
    ..A significant minority of physicians were either providing HCV antiviral treatment or willing to provide HCV antiviral treatment...
  8. pmc Association between alcohol consumption and both osteoporotic fracture and bone density
    Karina M Berg
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Med 121:406-18. 2008
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  9. ncbi Attending physicians' and residents' attitudes and beliefs about prescribing buprenorphine at an urban teaching hospital
    Chinazo O Cunningham
    Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Fam Med 38:336-40. 2006
    ..Physicians can now prescribe buprenorphine for opioid dependency in the primary care setting. This study assessed primary care providers' attitudes and beliefs about opioid addiction treatment with buprenorphine...
  10. pmc Nurse practitioner and physician assistant interest in prescribing buprenorphine
    Robert J Roose
    Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 34:456-9. 2008
    ..NPs and PAs are interested in prescribing buprenorphine. To improve uptake of buprenorphine in HIV settings, the implications of permitting nonphysician providers to prescribe buprenorphine should be further explored...
  11. ncbi Colocating buprenorphine with methadone maintenance and outpatient chemical dependency services
    Susan D Whitley
    Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:85-90. 2007
    ..8, CI = 1.8-53.1) were more likely to remain in treatment, but other variables were not associated with retention. Our experience demonstrates that buprenorphine can be successfully integrated into outpatient substance abuse treatment...
  12. doi An intervention to improve advance emergency contraceptive prescribing practices among academic primary care physicians
    Mindy Sobota
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Contraception 78:131-5. 2008
    ..Primary care physicians care for reproductive-aged women, yet do not routinely counsel women about or prescribe contraceptives, including emergency contraception (EC)...