ANDREW BRUCE contact ROSENBLUM

Summary

Affiliation: National Development and Research Institutes
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Efficacy of dual focus mutual aid for persons with mental illness and substance misuse
    Andrew Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 135:78-87. 2014
  2. pmc Age differences in heroin and prescription opioid abuse among enrolees into opioid treatment programs
    Charles M Cleland
    New York University College of Nursing, 726 Broadway, New York City, New York, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:11. 2011
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of posttraumatic stress disorder and chronic severe pain in psychiatric outpatients
    Cherie L Villano
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:167-78. 2007
  8. pmc Opioids and the treatment of chronic pain: controversies, current status, and future directions
    Andrew Rosenblum
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 16:405-16. 2008
  9. pmc Distance traveled and cross-state commuting to opioid treatment programs in the United States
    Andrew Rosenblum
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc NDRI, 71 W 23 Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2011:948789. 2011
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. doi request reprint Efficacy of dual focus mutual aid for persons with mental illness and substance misuse
    Andrew Rosenblum
    Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 135:78-87. 2014
    ..However, to date, a trial to test the efficacy of these groups has not been published...
  2. pmc Age differences in heroin and prescription opioid abuse among enrolees into opioid treatment programs
    Charles M Cleland
    New York University College of Nursing, 726 Broadway, New York City, New York, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:11. 2011
    ..Admissions of older persons to OTPs have been increasing, and it is important to understand typical patterns of use among those older enrolees...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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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  6. 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of posttraumatic stress disorder and chronic severe pain in psychiatric outpatients
    Cherie L Villano
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:167-78. 2007
    ..Mental health treatment providers should be aware of the potential for the co-occurrence of PTSD and chronic severe pain and of the many related factors in psychiatric outpatients...
  8. pmc Opioids and the treatment of chronic pain: controversies, current status, and future directions
    Andrew Rosenblum
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 16:405-16. 2008
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  9. pmc Distance traveled and cross-state commuting to opioid treatment programs in the United States
    Andrew Rosenblum
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc NDRI, 71 W 23 Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2011:948789. 2011
    ..To reduce obstacles to OTP access, policy makers and treatment providers should be alert to patients' commuting patterns and to factors associated with them...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of chronic pain in patients admitted to an outpatient drug and alcohol treatment program
    Robert Sheu
    Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Pain Med 9:911-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the prevalence, characteristics, and correlates of chronic pain in a population of predominantly employed, alcoholic patients attending an outpatient drug and alcohol treatment program...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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
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  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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
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  22. pmc Lifetime risk factors for HIV/sexually transmitted infections among male-to-female transgender persons
    Larry Nuttbrock
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:417-21. 2009
    ..To describe and evaluate risk factors for HIV/sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among male-to-female (MTF) transgender persons...
  23. doi request reprint Psychiatric impact of gender-related abuse across the life course of male-to-female transgender persons
    Larry Nuttbrock
    National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Sex Res 47:12-23. 2010
    ..As these individuals mature, however, the consequences of this abuse appear less severe, which may represent the development of moderately effective mechanisms for coping with this abuse...
  24. pmc A further assessment of Blanchard's typology of homosexual versus non-homosexual or autogynephilic gender dysphoria
    Larry Nuttbrock
    National Development and Research Institutes, 71 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 40:247-57. 2011
    ..Age and ethnicity, in addition to sexual orientation, were found to be statistically significant predictors of transvestic fetishism. The clinical, etiological, and sociopolitical implications of these findings are discussed...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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
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  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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...
  32. 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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  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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
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  38. 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
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Research Grants3

  1. Sublingual Buprenorphine for Chronic Pain in Patients at Risk for Drug Abuse
    Andrew Rosenblum; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Web-based CBT for Substance Misusing and PTSD Symptomatic OEF/OIF Veterans
    ANDREW BRUCE contact ROSENBLUM; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  3. Web-based CBT for Opioid-treated, Chronic Pain Patients with Aberrant Behavior
    ANDREW BRUCE contact ROSENBLUM; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research will contribute new empirical information relevant to improving the treatment of chronic pain by enabling the widespread delivery of evidence-based psychosocial treatment to chronic pain patients. ..