A Rosenblum

Summary

Affiliation: National Development and Research Institutes
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C and substance use in a sample of homeless people in New York City
    A Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Addict Dis 20:15-25. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint The autonomy of mood disorders among cocaine-using methadone patients
    A Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10048, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 25:67-80. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Medical outreach to homeless substance users in New York City: preliminary results
    Andrew Rosenblum
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, NY, NY 10010, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 37:1269-73. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint The association between cocaine use and HIV/STDs among soup kitchen attendees in New York City
    L Nuttbrock
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10048, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 25:86-91. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Modulating effect of alcohol use on cocaine use
    S Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, NewYork, NY 10048, USA
    Addict Behav 25:117-22. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Substance misuse and related infectious diseases in a soup kitchen population
    S Magura
    Institute for Treatment and Services Resarch, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10048, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 35:551-83. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Daily cocaine use patterns: effects of contextual and psychological variables
    M Palij
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY, USA
    J Addict Dis 15:13-37. 1996
  8. ncbi request reprint A group motivational treatment for chemical dependency
    J Foote
    Smithers Alcholism Treatment and Training Center, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10019, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 17:181-92. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Leaving methadone treatment: lessons learned, lessons forgotten, lessons ignored
    S Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, Two World Trade Center, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10048, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 68:62-74. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Toronto Alexithymia Scale (TAS-20) for substance users
    Charles Cleland
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, 71 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10048, United States
    J Psychosom Res 58:299-306. 2005

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C and substance use in a sample of homeless people in New York City
    A Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Addict Dis 20:15-25. 2001
    ..Alcohol dependence and sexual behavior did not predict HCV. Hepatitis C is a significant public health problem among the urban homeless population, with injection drug use and, to a lesser extent, cocaine use implicated as risk factors...
  2. ncbi request reprint The autonomy of mood disorders among cocaine-using methadone patients
    A Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10048, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 25:67-80. 1999
    ..These results suggest that autonomy may be a useful construct to measure, and that subjects with nonautonomous mood disorders may need special efforts to ensure treatment retention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Medical outreach to homeless substance users in New York City: preliminary results
    Andrew Rosenblum
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, NY, NY 10010, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 37:1269-73. 2002
    ..Preliminary 4-month outcomes (N = 128) showed reductions in drug use, homelessness and health complaints in both groups; experimental subjects compared with controls received more Public Assistance and had fewer emergency room visits...
  4. ncbi request reprint The association between cocaine use and HIV/STDs among soup kitchen attendees in New York City
    L Nuttbrock
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10048, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 25:86-91. 2000
    ..These data underscore the need for effective cocaine treatment and HIV interventions tailored to the large numbers of cocaine users in inner cities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Modulating effect of alcohol use on cocaine use
    S Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, NewYork, NY 10048, USA
    Addict Behav 25:117-22. 2000
    ..Thus, treating alcohol abuse in this population must take into account the important function it serves in modulating cocaine/crack use...
  6. ncbi request reprint Substance misuse and related infectious diseases in a soup kitchen population
    S Magura
    Institute for Treatment and Services Resarch, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10048, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 35:551-83. 2000
    ..Soup kitchens should be prime locations for outreach to cocaine/crack and heroin users in need of treatment, medical care, and interventions to prevent infectious disease transmission...
  7. ncbi request reprint Daily cocaine use patterns: effects of contextual and psychological variables
    M Palij
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY, USA
    J Addict Dis 15:13-37. 1996
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  8. ncbi request reprint A group motivational treatment for chemical dependency
    J Foote
    Smithers Alcholism Treatment and Training Center, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10019, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 17:181-92. 1999
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  9. ncbi request reprint Leaving methadone treatment: lessons learned, lessons forgotten, lessons ignored
    S Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, Two World Trade Center, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10048, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 68:62-74. 2001
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Toronto Alexithymia Scale (TAS-20) for substance users
    Charles Cleland
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, 71 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10048, United States
    J Psychosom Res 58:299-306. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Substance use among young adolescents in HIV-affected families: resiliency, peer deviance, and family functioning
    Andrew Rosenblum
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:581-603. 2005
    ..These results underscore the need for interventions that address social influence factors among vulnerable early adolescents with HIV-positive parents...
  12. ncbi request reprint The combined effects of treatment intensity, self-help groups and patient attributes on drinking outcomes
    Stephen Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, 71 West 23rd Street, New York, New York 10010, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 37:85-92. 2005
    ..Clinical implications of the results are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Motivationally enhanced group counseling for substance users in a soup kitchen: a randomized clinical trial
    Andrew Rosenblum
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:91-103. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the Conners Adult ADHD Rating Scale (CAARS) for substance users
    Charles Cleland
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research at National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10048, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1277-82. 2006
    ..The CAARS may prove useful for measuring ADHD symptomatology among substance users, but additional reliability and validity evidence is needed. The CAARS should not be used by itself to diagnose individuals for ADHD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Drug abuse, risks of infectious diseases and service utilization among former Soviet Union immigrants: a view from New York City
    Richard E Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, PO Box 653, Beer Sheva, 84105 Israel
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 5:91-6. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Predicting treatment retention with a brief "Opinions About Methadone" scale
    Deborah J Kayman
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, New York 10010, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 38:93-100. 2006
    ..This would help them to identify and intervene promptly with those in greatest need of support for remaining in treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C knowledge among staff in U.S. drug treatment programs
    Shiela M Strauss
    National Developmental and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Drug Educ 36:141-58. 2006
    ..The majority of those in the latter group had never participated in a training specifically devoted to HCV. Results suggest the need for effective HCV-related training for all staff in drug treatment programs...
  18. pmc Drug treatment program patients' hepatitis C virus (HCV) education needs and their use of available HCV education services
    Shiela M Strauss
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:39. 2007
    ..Little is known, however, about the level of HCV knowledge among drug treatment program patients, and the extent to which they utilize their programs' HCV education services...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prescription opioid abuse among enrollees into methadone maintenance treatment
    Andrew Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:64-71. 2007
    ..Future studies should describe HIV/HCV needle injection practices, characteristics that predict treatment outcomes, and factors that contribute to higher prevalence of persistent pain among PO abusers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Correlates of drug treatment program staff's self efficacy to support their clients' hepatitis C virus (HCV) related needs
    Shiela M Strauss
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:245-51. 2007
    ..Efforts should focus on increasing staff's HCV knowledge in order to increase their confidence in providing HCV related support to their clients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of buprenorphine maintenance in office-based practice
    Stephen Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, NY 10010, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:13-23. 2007
    ..Co-occurring psychiatric disorders and polysubstance abuse at intake were common, but received clinical attention, which may explain why their effect on outcomes was minimal...
  22. pmc Dual-focus mutual aid for co-occurring disorders: a quasi-experimental outcome evaluation study
    Stephen Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:61-74. 2008
    ..This study helps demonstrate the benefits of introducing 12-step, dual-focus mutual aid into psychiatric treatment programs that serve patients with co-occurring disorders...
  23. ncbi request reprint Moderators of effects of motivational enhancements to cognitive behavioral therapy
    Andrew Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10048, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 31:35-58. 2005
    ..Three of the hypothesized moderators were empirically supported: alexithymia, network support for alcohol, and ASPD. Results indicate the use of assessing specific patient attributes to better inform treatment recommendations...
  24. ncbi request reprint Linking female sex workers with substance abuse treatment
    Larry A Nuttbrock
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:233-9. 2004
    ..We conclude that a variety of factors affect motivation for substance abuse treatment among female sex workers, and that street-based outreach is a highly effective modality for linking this population with much needed treatment...
  25. pmc The effect of 12-step based fellowship participation on abstinence among dually diagnosed persons: a two-year longitudinal study
    Alexandre B Laudet
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York 10010, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 36:207-16. 2004
    ..For clinicians, these findings underline the importance of fostering stable affiliation with specialized 12-Step based groups among their clients...
  26. pmc Adherence to medication regimens and participation in dual-focus self-help groups
    Stephen Magura
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research at National Development and Research Institutes, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:310-6. 2002
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Drug problem recognition, desire for help, and treatment readiness in a soup kitchen population
    Peter C Nwakeze
    National Development and Research Institutes NDRI, Inc, New York, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 37:291-312. 2002
    ..Problem recognition had a strong indirect effect on readiness mediated through desire for help. Knowledge of a drug user's motivational state and the factors leading to it can help guide the development of more effective interventions...
  28. ncbi request reprint Improving treatment engagement and outcomes for cocaine-using methadone patients
    Cherie L Villano
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 28:213-30. 2002
    ..Behavioral counseling techniques may be especially helpful in addressing the complex needs of high-risk methadone patients, which in turn may facilitate treatment process and positive outcomes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Psychotic ideation and receipt of government entitlements among homeless persons in New York City
    Larry A Nuttbrock
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10048, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:719-23. 2002
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Substance user treatment program quality: selected topics
    Stephen Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 37:1185-214. 2002
    ..Fourth, progress is reported in improving the quality of treatment through standardized criteria for patient placement matching...
  31. ncbi request reprint Treating cocaine-using methadone patients: predictors of outcomes in a psychosocial clinical trial
    Stephen Magura
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research at National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd St, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 37:1927-55. 2002
    ..The findings indicate that methadone maintenance treatment can help dually-addicted patients reduce their cocaine use...
  32. ncbi request reprint Broadening perspectives on mobile medical outreach to homeless people
    Larry Nuttbrock
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 14:5-16. 2003
    ..Improvements in diagnostic testing and increasingly portable medical technology may make the mobile delivery of medical care to homeless persons increasingly feasible...
  33. ncbi request reprint Role of self-help processes in achieving abstinence among dually diagnosed persons
    Stephen Magura
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd St, 8th flr, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Addict Behav 28:399-413. 2003
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictors of drinking outcomes among alcoholics
    Graham Staines
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research at National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:203-18. 2003
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of chronic pain among chemically dependent patients in methadone maintenance and residential treatment facilities
    Andrew Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
    JAMA 289:2370-8. 2003
    ..Little is known about the prevalence and characteristics of chronic pain among patients with different types of chemical dependency...
  36. ncbi request reprint Homelessness, substance misuse, and access to public entitlements in a soup kitchen population
    Peter C Nwakeze
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:645-68. 2003
    ..The need to reduce health disparities through active and sustained outreach programs designed to enhance homeless persons' access to Medicaid and food stamp programs was discussed...
  37. pmc Mediators of effectiveness in dual-focus self-help groups
    Stephen Magura
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:301-22. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Predictive validity of the ASAM Patient Placement Criteria for naturalistically matched vs. mismatched alcoholism patients
    Stephen Magura
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research at National Development and Research Institutes NDRI, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Addict 12:386-97. 2003
    ..Results were robust for both methods of assessment. Corroboration by more research is needed, but the ASAM Criteria show promise for reducing both detrimental undertreatment and cost-inefficient overtreatment...
  39. pmc Exploring drug users' attitudes and decisions regarding hepatitis C (HCV) treatment in the U.S
    Corrine E Munoz-Plaza
    National Development and Research Institutes Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, United States
    Int J Drug Policy 19:71-8. 2008
    ..In addition, currently uninfected drug users will likely remain at high risk for contracting HCV and may need to make decisions about whether or not to start the HCV medical regimen in the future...