Farzana Kapadia

Summary

Affiliation: New York Academy of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does bleach disinfection of syringes protect against hepatitis C infection among young adult injection drug users?
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, NY 10029, USA
    Epidemiology 13:738-41. 2002
  2. pmc The relationship between non-injection drug use behaviors on progression to AIDS and death in a cohort of HIV seropositive women in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy use
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Addiction 100:990-1002. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of substance abuse in HIV disease progression: reconciling differences from laboratory and epidemiologic investigations
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1027-34. 2005
  4. pmc Design and feasibility of a randomized behavioral intervention to reduce distributive injection risk and improve health-care access among hepatitis C virus positive injection drug users: the Study to Reduce Intravenous Exposures (STRIVE)
    Farzana Kapadia
    Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY 10005, USA
    J Urban Health 84:99-115. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Impact of drug abuse treatment modalities on adherence to ART/HAART among a cohort of HIV seropositive women
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:161-70. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Housing status and associated differences in HIV risk behaviors among young injection drug users (IDUs)
    Micaela H Coady
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:854-63. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Perceived peer safer sex norms and sexual risk behaviors among substance-using Latino adolescents
    Farzana Kapadia
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Publich Health, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:27-40. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Eligibility for treatment of hepatitis C virus infection among young injection drug users in 3 US cities
    Holly Hagan
    National Development and Research Institutes, Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, New York, NY, 10010, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:669-72. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Associations between perceived partner support and relationship dynamics with timing of pregnancy termination
    Farzana Kapadia
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, New York University, New York, New York 10012, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:S8-13. 2011
  10. pmc Lifting boats without closing gaps: child health outcomes in distressed US cities from 1992-2002
    Diana Silver
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:278-84. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Does bleach disinfection of syringes protect against hepatitis C infection among young adult injection drug users?
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, NY 10029, USA
    Epidemiology 13:738-41. 2002
    ..Hepatitis C virus (HCV) has emerged as a major public health problem among injection drug users. In this analysis we examine whether disinfection of syringes with bleach has a potentially protective effect on anti-HCV seroconversion...
  2. pmc The relationship between non-injection drug use behaviors on progression to AIDS and death in a cohort of HIV seropositive women in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy use
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Addiction 100:990-1002. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effects of longitudinal patterns and types of non-injection drug use (NIDU) on HIV progression in the highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) era...
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of substance abuse in HIV disease progression: reconciling differences from laboratory and epidemiologic investigations
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1027-34. 2005
    ..In addition, we provide a careful evaluation of methodological strengths and limitations inherent to both study designs in order to provide a more nuanced understanding of how these findings may complement one another...
  4. pmc Design and feasibility of a randomized behavioral intervention to reduce distributive injection risk and improve health-care access among hepatitis C virus positive injection drug users: the Study to Reduce Intravenous Exposures (STRIVE)
    Farzana Kapadia
    Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY 10005, USA
    J Urban Health 84:99-115. 2007
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Impact of drug abuse treatment modalities on adherence to ART/HAART among a cohort of HIV seropositive women
    Farzana Kapadia
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:161-70. 2008
    ..Concerted efforts to enroll individuals with drug use histories in treatment programs are warranted to improve HIV disease outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Housing status and associated differences in HIV risk behaviors among young injection drug users (IDUs)
    Micaela H Coady
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:854-63. 2007
    ..HIV risk varies by housing status, with homeless IDUs at highest risk. Programs for IDUs should utilize a more specific definition of residential status to target IDUs needing intervention...
  7. doi request reprint Perceived peer safer sex norms and sexual risk behaviors among substance-using Latino adolescents
    Farzana Kapadia
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Publich Health, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:27-40. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that further development of peer-based interventions for Latino youth is warranted...
  8. ncbi request reprint Eligibility for treatment of hepatitis C virus infection among young injection drug users in 3 US cities
    Holly Hagan
    National Development and Research Institutes, Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, New York, NY, 10010, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:669-72. 2006
    ..g., problem drinking, moderate-to-severe depression, and recent drug injection). Restrictive eligibility criteria may deny treatment to a large proportion of patients who could benefit from it...
  9. doi request reprint Associations between perceived partner support and relationship dynamics with timing of pregnancy termination
    Farzana Kapadia
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, New York University, New York, New York 10012, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:S8-13. 2011
    ..The present study sought to address this issue by examining women's perceptions of social support and relationship-level dynamics for their association with timing of pregnancy termination...
  10. pmc Lifting boats without closing gaps: child health outcomes in distressed US cities from 1992-2002
    Diana Silver
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:278-84. 2011
    ..We compared cause-specific mortality and birth rates for children and youths aged younger than 18 years in 100 US cities from 1992 through 2002...
  11. pmc A randomized intervention trial to reduce the lending of used injection equipment among injection drug users infected with hepatitis C
    Mary H Latka
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Dr, Mailstop 0622, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:853-61. 2008
    ..g., syringe lending, unsafe drug preparation) among injection drug users with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection...
  12. ncbi request reprint A peer-education intervention to reduce injection risk behaviors for HIV and hepatitis C virus infection in young injection drug users
    Richard S Garfein
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    AIDS 21:1923-32. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether a behavioral intervention, which taught peer education skills, could reduce injection and sexual risk behaviors associated with primary HIV and hepatitis C virus infection (HCV) among young injection drug users (IDU)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Methods to recruit and retain a cohort of young-adult injection drug users for the Third Collaborative Injection Drug Users Study/Drug Users Intervention Trial (CIDUS III/DUIT)
    Richard S Garfein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S4-17. 2007
    ..S. policy to only fund proven-effective HIV prevention interventions, insights into conducting intervention trials among young IDUs are provided here by describing methods and participants' characteristics in the CIDUS III/DUIT study...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of indirect sharing practices among young adult injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    Hanne Thiede
    HIV AIDS Epidemiology Program, Public Health Seattle and King County, 400 Yesler Way, 3rd Floor, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S39-47. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Illicit drug use, depression and their association with highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-positive women
    Judith A Cook
    Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Psychiatry M C 912, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1601 W Taylor Street M C 912, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 89:74-81. 2007
    ..We examined the interaction of illicit drug use and depressive symptoms, and how they affect the subsequent likelihood of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) use among women with HIV/AIDS...
  16. pmc Self-reported hepatitis C virus antibody status and risk behavior in young injectors
    Holly Hagan
    Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, National Development and Research Institutes, 8th Fl, 71 West 23rd St, NY, NY 10010, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:710-9. 2006
    ....
  17. pmc Screening for depressive symptoms among HCV-infected injection drug users: examination of the utility of the CES-D and the Beck Depression Inventory
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 81:278-90. 2004
    ..Results indicated that both scales should be used in tandem to have the most sensitive detection of depressive symptoms, thereby maximizing the potential for HCV treatment success...
  18. pmc Classroom-based surveys of adolescent risk-taking behaviors: reducing the bias of absenteeism
    Sally Guttmacher
    Department of Health Studies, New York University School of Education, New York City, 10003, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:235-7. 2002
    ..This investigation examined the effectiveness of intensive efforts to include frequently absent students in order to reduce bias in classroom-based studies...