Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
- A syringe prescription program to prevent infectious disease and improve health of injection drug usersJosiah D Rich
School of Medicine at Brown University, The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
J Urban Health 81:122-34. 2004..The syringe prescription program in Providence represents a promising and innovative approach to disease prevention and treatment for IDUs...
- Methadone continuation versus forced withdrawal on incarceration in a combined US prison and jail: a randomised, open-label trialJosiah D Rich
Brown University, Providence, RI, USA The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA Electronic address
Lancet 386:350-9. 2015..We aimed to study the effect of forced withdrawal from methadone upon incarceration on individuals' risk behaviours and engagement with post-release treatment programmes...
- Correctional facilities as partners in reducing HIV disparitiesJosiah D Rich
Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:S49-53. 2013....
- A success story: HIV prevention for injection drug users in Rhode IslandCurt G Beckwith
Brown Medical School, Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Ave, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:34. 2006..To examine trends in IDU-related new HIV diagnoses in RI, we performed a retrospective analysis of new HIV diagnoses according to HIV risk factor from 1990-2003...
- Syringe access for the prevention of blood borne infections among injection drug usersSharon Stancliff
AIDS Institute, New York State Department of Health, 5 Penn Plaza, 1st Floor, New York, New York 10001, USA
BMC Public Health 3:37. 2003....
- Successful linkage of medical care and community services for HIV-positive offenders being released from prisonJ D Rich
Miriam Hospital and Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
J Urban Health 78:279-89. 2001..Ex-offenders will access HIV-related health care after release when given adequate support...
- Pharmacist support for selling syringes without a prescription to injection drug users in Rhode IslandJosiah D Rich
Brown Medical School, and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:S58-61. 2002..To examine pharmacists' attitudes and obstacles to syringe sales to IDUs without prescriptions in Rhode Island, around the time that such sales became legal in the state...
- A review of the case for hepatitis B vaccination of high-risk adultsJosiah D Rich
The Miriam Hospital Brown University School of Medicine, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Am J Med 114:316-8. 2003..A clear national objective and federal funding for vaccinating high-risk adults are needed...
- Attitudes and practices regarding the use of methadone in US state and federal prisonsJosiah D Rich
The Miriam Hospital, Brown Medical School, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
J Urban Health 82:411-9. 2005....
- Lower syringe sharing and re-use after syringe legalization in Rhode IslandJosiah D Rich
The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 89:292-7. 2007..Laws and policies that increase legal syringe availability can decrease injection related transmission of HIV and other infectious diseases...
- Linkage with methadone treatment upon release from incarceration: a promising opportunityJosiah D Rich
The Miriam Hospital Brown University Medical School, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
J Addict Dis 24:49-59. 2005..Linkage to methadone treatment immediately upon release from incarceration is a promising opportunity to combat disease transmission, facilitate reentry into the community, and reduce recidivism...
- Obstacles to needle exchange participation in Rhode IslandJ D Rich
The Miriam Hospital Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 21:396-400. 1999..This study explores obstacles to participation in needle exchange programs (NEPs) among injection drug users (IDUs) in the state of Rhode Island, U.S.A...
- HIV-related research in correctional populations: now is the timeJosiah D Rich
Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 8:288-96. 2011..This is especially relevant given recent evidence of the effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy in reducing HIV transmission...
- Prevalence and incidence of HIV among incarcerated and reincarcerated women in Rhode IslandJ D Rich
The Miriam Hospital Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 22:161-6. 1999..1; 95% CI, 0.4-3.5). Incarceration serves as an opportunity for initiation of treatment and linkage to community services for a population that is at high risk for HIV infection...
- Prevalence and incidence of HIV, hepatitis B virus, and hepatitis C virus infections among males in Rhode Island prisonsGrace E Macalino
Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
Am J Public Health 94:1218-23. 2004..We evaluated prevalence and intraprison incidence of HIV, hepatitis B virus, and hepatitis C virus infections among male prison inmates...
- Syringe prescription to prevent HIV infection in Rhode Island: a case studyJ D Rich
Miriam Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Am J Public Health 91:699-700. 2001..It is a way for the health care community to tap into drug-using networks and bring those populations into a medical care system...
- Prescribing syringes to prevent HIV: a survey of infectious disease and addiction medicine physicians in Rhode IslandJ D Rich
The Miriam Hospital and Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Subst Use Misuse 36:535-50. 2001..We can conclude that physician syringe prescription to IDUs may be an acceptable supplement to existing HIV prevention strategies...
- High street prices of syringes correlate with strict syringe possession lawsJ D Rich
The Miriam Hospital and Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 26:481-7. 2000..66 vs. $2.08, p<.01). Street prices for syringes are an easily quantifiable indirect measure of availability of sterile syringes and may reflect syringe sharing and reuse...
- Hepatitis B vaccination practices in state and federal prisonsA Charuvastra
The Miriam Hospital/Brown Medical School, Providence, RI. Rhode Island Department of Corrections/Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Public Health Rep 116:203-9. 2001..There exists now a unique public health opportunity to prevent a significant proportion of new hepatitis B infections...
- Needle exchange program participation by anabolic steroid injectors, United States 1998J D Rich
The Miriam Hospital and Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 56:157-60. 1999..4%). With the expanding number of NEPs in the US, it is possible to reach a higher proportion of ASIs with clean syringes and education, thus offering the means to prevent the spread of infection in this population...
- Risk factors for syphilis among incarcerated women in Rhode IslandJ D Rich
Miriam Hospital Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 15:581-5. 2001..The prison environment offers a unique opportunity for the diagnosis and treatment of syphilis...
- Syringe access for injection drug users in Rhode IslandAmy Boutwell
Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
Med Health R I 87:15-6. 2004
- Preventing death among the recently incarcerated: an argument for naloxone prescription before releaseSarah E Wakeman
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
J Addict Dis 28:124-9. 2009..A pre-release program of overdose prevention education, including Naloxone prescription, for inmates with a history of opiate addiction would likely prevent many overdose deaths...
- Prescribing syringes to injection drug users with HIV: an important clinical and public health toolMichelle A Stozek
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 15:59-63. 2004
- Methadone and buprenorphine prescribing and referral practices in US prison systems: results from a nationwide surveyAmy Nunn
Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Division of Infectious Diseases, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 105:83-8. 2009..Provision of ORT is nevertheless a frequently neglected intervention in the correctional setting...
- A model of integrated primary care for HIV-positive patients with underlying substance use and mental illnessN Zaller
Department of Immunology, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, USA
AIDS Care 19:1128-33. 2007..Our model has been successful in assessing the substance-use and mental health needs of HIV-infected individuals with numerous co-morbidities and referring them for ancillary medical and social services...
- Linkage to methadone treatment from acute opiate detoxification treatmentNickolas D Zaller
Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
J Opioid Manag 2:341-6. 2006..Our model demonstrates that through facilitating the transition from an opiate detoxification program into an MMT program, individuals with chronic heroin addiction can successfully access and engage in treatment...
- The importance of routine HIV testing in the incarcerated population: the Rhode Island experienceAmar A Desai
Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 14:45-52. 2002..These differences may reflect barriers to health care access that other community initiatives have failed to address...
- Would you consider prescribing syringes to injection drug users? Addiction Medicine Conference SurveyLynn E Taylor
The Miriam Hospital andBrown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
J Addict Dis 22:67-78. 2003..The majority of physicians surveyed expressed interest in prescribing syringes. Psychiatrists may be less willing to do so...
- The infectious complications of anabolic-androgenic steroid injectionJ D Rich
The Miriam Hospital and Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
Int J Sports Med 20:563-6. 1999..Infections occurring in anabolic-androgenic steroid users are not as common as in intravenous drug users...
- Persistent parvovirus B19 related anemia of seven years' duration in an HIV-infected patient: complete remission associated with highly active antiretroviral therapyE Mylonakis
Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
Am J Hematol 60:164-6. 1999..Aggressive antiretroviral treatment may effectively diminish transfusion requirements among HIV-infected individuals with pure RBC aplasia resulting from parvovirus B19 infection...
- Prisoners favour hepatitis C testing and treatmentS Vallabhaneni
Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Epidemiol Infect 134:243-8. 2006..Inmates' attitudes towards hepatitis C testing and treatment do not pose a major obstacle to implementing comprehensive hepatitis C screening and treatment programme in correctional settings...
- Heroin use in adolescents and young adults admitted for drug detoxificationD Pugatch
Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine, Providence 02903, USA
J Subst Abuse 13:337-46. 2001..To examine heroin use and associated morbidity in young adults undergoing drug detoxification...
- Demographic, geographic, and temporal patterns of ambulance runs for suspected opiate overdose in Rhode Island, 1997-20021Roland C Merchant
Division of Infectious Diseases, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Subst Use Misuse 41:1209-26. 2006..m. The incidence rate of suspected opiate overdose by year was similar. The study results may help identify areas for preventive intervention and demonstrate the limitation of using naloxone as a marker of opiate overdose events...
- Pharmacist and pharmacy staff experiences with non-prescription (NP) sale of syringes and attitudes toward providing HIV prevention services for injection drug users (IDUs) in Providence, RINickolas Zaller
Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Ave, CFAR Building, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
J Urban Health 87:942-53. 2010....
- Opportunities to diagnose, treat, and prevent HIV in the criminal justice systemCurt G Beckwith
Department of Medicine, The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:S49-55. 2010..It concludes with summary recommendations for research and practice to improve the health of inmates and their communities...
- Vaccination in juvenile correctional facilities: state practices, hepatitis B, and the impact on anticipated sexually transmitted infection vaccinesSara K Tedeschi
The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Public Health Rep 122:44-8. 2007..The authors investigated current state practices for administering hepatitis B vaccine to incarcerated adolescents. These may impact the delivery of anticipated sexually transmitted infection (STI) vaccines to incarcerated adolescents...
- Adverse event associated with a change in nonprescription syringe sale policyNickolas D Zaller
Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 50:619-22. 2010..To report and describe the possible correlation of a change in syringe sale policy at a community pharmacy with an adverse clinical outcome...
- Limited spending: an analysis of correctional expenditures on antiretrovirals for HIV-infected prisonersNick Zaller
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Brown University, Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Public Health Rep 122:49-54. 2007..This study evaluated U.S. correctional expenditures for antiretrovirals (ARVs) and compared them to the estimated need for ARVs among HIV-infected prisoners in the U.S. to treat this population successfully...
- Feasibility and acceptability of rapid HIV testing in jailCurt G Beckwith
Division of Infectious Diseases, Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:41-7. 2007..In this population of jail detainees, rapid HIV testing was feasible and highly acceptable. Further studies are needed to successfully incorporate rapid HIV testing into jail HIV screening programs...
- Opiate replacement therapy at time of release from incarceration: Project MOD, a pilot programMichelle McKenzie
The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
J Opioid Manag 1:147-51. 2005..Such programs provide a promising opportunity to facilitate reentry into the community, combat disease transmission, and reduce recidivism...
- Developing a system to predict laboratory-confirmed chlamydial and/or gonococcal urethritis in adult male emergency department patientsRoland C Merchant
Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Postgrad Med 122:52-60. 2010....
- Heroin in the corrections system: introductionMichelle McKenzie
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Med Health R I 90:140-1. 2007
- Attitudes toward methadone among out-of-treatment minority injection drug users: implications for health disparitiesNickolas D Zaller
The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Ave, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:787-97. 2009....
- HIV testing experiences among male and female inmates in Rhode IslandCurt G Beckwith
Department of Medicine, Miriam Hospital and Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
AIDS Read 17:459-64. 2007..Further research is needed to determine how to best incorporate rapid HIV testing into the delivery of health care in the correctional setting...
- Buprenorphine and buprenorphine/naloxone diversion, misuse, and illicit use: an international reviewMichael A Yokell
Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Curr Drug Abuse Rev 4:28-41. 2011..Finally, we discuss the implications of diversion, misuse, and non-medically supervised use (including potential measures to address issues of diversion); and potential areas for further research...
- Misdiagnosis of HIV infection by HIV-1 plasma viral load testing: a case seriesJ D Rich
Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
Ann Intern Med 130:37-9. 1999....
- Development of opportunistic infections after diagnosis of active tuberculosis in HIV-infected patientsAwewura Kwara
Department of Medicine Infectious Disease, Miriam Hospital, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 18:341-7. 2004..From our limited experience based on this case series, we recommend early initiation of HAART in coinfected patients with CD4 cell counts less than 100 cells per microliter...
- Decrease in the proportion of injecting drug use-related HIV/AIDS in Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, and Rhode IslandJennifer A Mitty
Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
AIDS Read 18:596-600. 2008....
- The impact of financial discharge from methadone maintenance therapy on incarcerationNickolas D Zaller
Division of Infestious Disease, Mariam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
J Opioid Manag 6:365-70. 2010....
- Strategies to improve access to sterile syringes for injection drug usersJosiah D Rich
Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
AIDS Read 12:527-35. 2002..Because each approach has unique advantages, providing IDUs with a variety of options for syringe access is likely to be most beneficial...
- Adequacy of testing, empiric treatment, and referral for adult male emergency department patients with possible chlamydia and/or gonorrhoea urethritisR C Merchant
Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Int J STD AIDS 20:534-9. 2009..More explicit guidance from CDC regarding syphilis testing and referral for further evaluation is needed...
- Sexual risk for hepatitis B virus infection among hepatitis C virus-negative heroin and cocaine usersJ D Rich
Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Epidemiol Infect 134:478-84. 2006..It appears that HBV risk among HCV-negative drug users in this cohort is primarily due to sexual behaviour...
- Linkage to treatment and supportive services among HIV-positive ex-offenders in Project BridgeNickolas D Zaller
Immunology Center, Miriam Hospital, The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:522-31. 2008..This paper briefly reviews Project Bridge, a federally funded demonstration project that provided intensive case management for HIV positive ex-offenders...
- Filling the gap: the importance of Medicaid continuity for former inmatesSarah E Wakeman
The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights, The Miriam Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
J Gen Intern Med 24:860-2. 2009..We believe it is of critical importance for the 10 million Americans who cycle in and out of corrections each year, as well as the communities they return to, that Medicaid be suspended rather than terminated during incarceration...
- The overlapping epidemics of viral hepatitis/HIV, addiction and incarceration: the situation in Rhode IslandNick Zaller
Substance Abuse Treatment and HIV AIDS Services, The Miriam Hospital Immunology Center, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Med Health R I 88:424-7. 2005
- Overcoming obstacles to implementing methadone maintenance therapy for prisoners: implications for policy and practiceMichelle McKenzie
The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
J Opioid Manag 5:219-27. 2009..The authors discuss strategies to address these barriers and conclude that providing methadone prior to inmate release is a feasible intervention with the potential to mitigate drug-related health and social harms...
- Factitious HIV syndrome in young womenM D Mileno
Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
AIDS Read 11:278-82. 2001..All presentations of HIV infection should be confirmed either by identifying hard-copy data of HIV test results or by retesting all patients before evaluation and treatment of presumed HIV-related illnesses...
- Prophylactic panicRoland C Merchant
Medicine and Community Health, Section of Emergency Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, USA
AIDS Clin Care 14:55. 2002
- Drug use patterns over time among HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative women: the HER study experienceGrace E Macalino
Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:500-5. 2003..Alternatively, increased drug use may occur due to depression associated with being HIV infected, leading to despair, hopelessness, and a lack of motivation to become drug free...
- HPV vaccination practices among juvenile justice facilities in the United StatesCourtney E Henderson
Program in Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
J Adolesc Health 46:495-8. 2010..We examined current HPV vaccination practices in the United States. Most states (39) offer the HPV vaccine to females committed to juvenile justice facilities...
- Red cell exchange transfusion for babesiosis in Rhode IslandJoshua Spaete
Division of Infectious Diseases, Miriam and Rhode Island Hospitals, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
J Clin Apher 24:97-105. 2009....
- Deaths of detainees in the custody of US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan from 2002 to 2005Scott A Allen
The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
MedGenMed 8:46. 2006....
- Hepatitis C treatment in an HIV-HCV-coinfected patient with drug addiction and psychiatric illness: a case reportLynn E Taylor
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
AIDS Read 15:629-31, 634-6, 638. 2005..This case suggests that HIV-HCV-coinfected persons with the common comorbidities of polysubstance dependence and psychiatric illness may effectively and safely undergo pharmacotherapy for hepatitis C with appropriate support...
- Specialized STD care in Rhode IslandJosiah D Rich
Whitmarsh Clinic, 557 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02907, USA
Med Health R I 89:212. 2006
- Prescribing syringes to injection drug users: what the family physician should knowJosiah D Rich
Am Fam Physician 68:45-7. 2003
- Community incidence of hepatitis B and C among reincarcerated womenGrace E Macalino
Department of Medicine, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
Clin Infect Dis 41:998-1002. 2005..We sought to determine the incidence of HBV and HCV infection among recidivist women prisoners...
- Arrested, addicted: heroin users in the Rhode Island Corrections SystemAmy E Boutwell
Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
Med Health R I 88:421-3. 2005
- HIV prevention and care in incarcerated populationsJoshua P Spaete
Focus 20:1-5. 2005
- Prisons and mental healthScott A Allen
N Engl J Med 356:197-8. 2007
- Physicians' knowledge of and willingness to prescribe naloxone to reverse accidental opiate overdose: challenges and opportunitiesLeo Beletsky
Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
J Urban Health 84:126-36. 2007..FDA re-classification of naloxone for over-the-counter sales and promotion of nasal-delivery mechanism for this agent should be explored...
- A missed opportunity: hepatitis C screening of prisonersGrace E Macalino
Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington St, Box 63, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Am J Public Health 95:1739-40. 2005..Risk-based testing underestimates the hepatitis C virus (HCV) prevalence in correctional settings and limits the opportunity to diagnose and prevent hepatitis C infection...
- Treating prisoners with HIV/AIDS: the importance of early identification, effective treatment, and community follow-upCatherine Crosland
AIDS Clin Care 14:67-71, 76. 2002
- Opportunities to address the hepatitis C epidemic in the correctional settingAmy E Boutwell
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Clin Infect Dis 40:S367-72. 2005..Testing, education, and, when appropriate, treatment of prisoners should be a cornerstone of the public health response to the hepatitis C epidemic in the United States...
- Evaluation of possible effects of continued drug use on HIV progression among womenAnne M Rompalo
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Int J STD AIDS 15:322-7. 2004..Initiation of antiretroviral therapy among drug users should be based on readiness for treatment rather than concern about faster progression...
- HIV infection behind barsAmy Boutwell
Clin Infect Dis 38:1761-3. 2004
- Opioid addiction and incarceration: an overviewRobert P Schwartz
Friends Research Institute, Social Research Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Med Health R I 90:157-8. 2007
- Routine HIV testing in US prisonsNick Zaller
Lancet Infect Dis 7:440-1. 2007
- Prisoners' attitudes toward Hepatitis B vaccinationSnigdha Vallabhaneni
Brown University School of Medicine, RI 02912, USA
Prev Med 38:828-33. 2004..inmates' willingness to accept hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination while incarcerated. The goal of this study was to assess inmates' knowledge about hepatitis B and their willingness to accept hepatitis B vaccination while incarcerated...
- Arrested on heroin: a national opportunityAmy E Boutwell
Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
J Opioid Manag 3:328-32. 2007....
- Overcoming barriers to prevention, care, and treatment of hepatitis C in illicit drug usersBrian R Edlin
Center for the Study of Hepatitis C, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
Clin Infect Dis 40:S276-85. 2005....
- Racial/ethnic sexual health disparities among incarcerated womenLoida E Bonney
Division of General Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 100:553-8. 2008..40%, p < 0.05). The correctional setting is an opportune place to better understand and address the complex issue of sexual health disparities...
- Hepatitis B vaccination of incarcerated women: a pilot programJennifer Clarke
J Health Care Poor Underserved 14:318-23. 2003
- Editorial comment: correctional opportunities to address the HIV/AIDS epidemicJosiah D Rich
AIDS Read 16:258. 2006
- HIV seroprevalence of adult males incarcerated for a sexual offense in Rhode Island, 1994-1999Josiah D Rich
JAMA 288:164-5. 2002
- 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..To examine the relationship between antiretroviral adherence and viral load, and to determine the predictors of adherence over time in HIV-infected women...
- Medical complications of anabolic steroidsAlexander A Feller
Miriam Hospital, USA
Med Health R I 85:338-40. 2002
- Treatment of chronic hepatitis C in a state correctional facilityScott A Allen
Rhode Island Department of Corrections, 39 Howard Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920, USA
Ann Intern Med 138:187-90. 2003..Currently, there are few reports of treatment outcomes of this common infection in this setting...
- Editorial comment: the complexities of homelessness and HIVPatricia C Henry
AIDS Read 15:613. 2005
- Peginterferon plus ribavirin for hepatitis C in HIV-infected patientsLynn E Taylor
N Engl J Med 351:2340-2; author reply 2340-2. 2004
- Screening for hepatitis C virus infection in adultsJosiah D Rich
Ann Intern Med 141:575-6; author reply 576. 2004
- Opiate Replacement Therapy at Release from IncarcerationJosiah Rich; Fiscal Year: 2009....