S Shoptaw

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Cocaine abuse counseling as HIV prevention
    S Shoptaw
    Los Angeles Addiction Treatment Research Center, CA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 9:511-20. 1997
  2. ncbi A screening trial of amantadine as a medication for cocaine dependence
    Steve Shoptaw
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 11075 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 66:217-24. 2002
  3. ncbi Patient characteristics, HIV serostatus, and risk behaviors among gay and bisexual males seeking treatment for methamphetamine abuse and dependence in Los Angeles
    Steven Shoptaw
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:91-105. 2002
  4. ncbi Burnout in substance abuse counselors. Impact of environment, attitudes, and clients with HIV
    S Shoptaw
    Matrix Center, 12304 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite, 90025, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 19:117-26. 2000
  5. ncbi Methamphetamine and cocaine users: differences in characteristics and treatment retention
    R Rawson
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 32:233-8. 2000
  6. ncbi Non-occupational post exposure prophylaxis as a biobehavioral HIV-prevention intervention
    S Shoptaw
    UCLA Department of Family Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, US
    AIDS Care 20:376-81. 2008
  7. ncbi Methamphetamine abuse as a barrier to HIV medication adherence among gay and bisexual men
    C J Reback
    Friends Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    AIDS Care 15:775-85. 2003
  8. ncbi Methamphetamine-dependent gay men's disclosure of their HIV status to sexual partners
    S Larkins
    Friends Research Institute, UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 90025, USA
    AIDS Care 17:521-32. 2005
  9. doi The acetylcholinesterase inhibitor rivastigmine does not alter total choices for methamphetamine, but may reduce positive subjective effects, in a laboratory model of intravenous self-administration in human volunteers
    R De La Garza
    David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA, United States
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 89:200-8. 2008
  10. pmc Cumulative exposure to stimulants and immune function outcomes among HIV-positive and HIV-negative men in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study
    S Shoptaw
    Department of Family Medicine and Psychiatry, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:576-80. 2012

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi Cocaine abuse counseling as HIV prevention
    S Shoptaw
    Los Angeles Addiction Treatment Research Center, CA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 9:511-20. 1997
    ..Study findings suggested that efforts to evaluate HIV prevention programs must also account for the effect of drug counseling...
  2. ncbi A screening trial of amantadine as a medication for cocaine dependence
    Steve Shoptaw
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 11075 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 66:217-24. 2002
    ..There were no significant differences in frequency or severity of reported adverse events by treatment condition. These results provide moderate support for further study of amantadine for the treatment of cocaine dependence...
  3. ncbi Patient characteristics, HIV serostatus, and risk behaviors among gay and bisexual males seeking treatment for methamphetamine abuse and dependence in Los Angeles
    Steven Shoptaw
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:91-105. 2002
    ..Findings provide information that may prove helpful in tailoring culturally relevant treatment and prevention messages...
  4. ncbi Burnout in substance abuse counselors. Impact of environment, attitudes, and clients with HIV
    S Shoptaw
    Matrix Center, 12304 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite, 90025, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 19:117-26. 2000
    ..Personal accomplishment was predicted by having a lower percentage of clients with HIV/AIDS, and more efficacy, support, and education. We present empirically based suggestions for interventions that can prevent or limit burnout...
  5. ncbi Methamphetamine and cocaine users: differences in characteristics and treatment retention
    R Rawson
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 32:233-8. 2000
    ..Despite the differences in the stimulant drug effects and consequences, the treatment response to a multicomponent, outpatient program is very similar...
  6. ncbi Non-occupational post exposure prophylaxis as a biobehavioral HIV-prevention intervention
    S Shoptaw
    UCLA Department of Family Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, US
    AIDS Care 20:376-81. 2008
  7. ncbi Methamphetamine abuse as a barrier to HIV medication adherence among gay and bisexual men
    C J Reback
    Friends Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    AIDS Care 15:775-85. 2003
    ..Unplanned non-adherence was linked to methamphetamine-related disruptions in food and sleep schedules. Findings are helpful in designing culturally specific HIV medication adherence interventions for this population...
  8. ncbi Methamphetamine-dependent gay men's disclosure of their HIV status to sexual partners
    S Larkins
    Friends Research Institute, UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 90025, USA
    AIDS Care 17:521-32. 2005
    ..Findings are helpful in crafting HIV-prevention interventions targeting substance-using gay men whose sexual practices place them at high-risk for HIV-infection...
  9. doi The acetylcholinesterase inhibitor rivastigmine does not alter total choices for methamphetamine, but may reduce positive subjective effects, in a laboratory model of intravenous self-administration in human volunteers
    R De La Garza
    David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA, United States
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 89:200-8. 2008
    ..In addition, we showed that rivastigmine may reduce the positive subjective effects produced by methamphetamine during self-administration...
  10. pmc Cumulative exposure to stimulants and immune function outcomes among HIV-positive and HIV-negative men in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study
    S Shoptaw
    Department of Family Medicine and Psychiatry, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:576-80. 2012
    ..ART adherence is associated with a positive immune function independent of stimulant use, underscoring the influence of ART on immune health for HIV+ men who engage in stimulant use...
  11. doi Racial, gender and geographic disparities of antiretroviral treatment among US Medicaid enrolees in 1998
    W D King
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:798-803. 2008
    ..As half of all AIDS patients in the USA have Medicaid coverage, this study of a multistate Medicaid claims dataset was undertaken to assess disparities in the rates of HAART...
  12. ncbi Randomized placebo-controlled trial of baclofen for cocaine dependence: preliminary effects for individuals with chronic patterns of cocaine use
    Steven Shoptaw
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Program, Los Angeles, Calif 90025, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1440-8. 2003
    ..This screening trial evaluated whether the GABAB agonist baclofen demonstrated sufficient clinical efficacy to recommend an adequately powered trial of the medication as a pharmacotherapy for cocaine dependence...
  13. ncbi Methamphetamine use in urban gay and bisexual populations
    Steven Shoptaw
    Department of Family Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Top HIV Med 14:84-7. 2006
    ..Behavioral therapies, notably the approach of contingency management, are being investigated for reducing methamphetamine use and risk behaviors in the urban gay population...
  14. ncbi The methamphetamine epidemic: implications for HIV prevention and treatment
    Grant Colfax
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 710, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 2:194-9. 2005
    ..Pharmacologic and structural interventions may prove valuable additional interventions to reduce methamphetamine use...
  15. pmc Associations between methamphetamine use and HIV among men who have sex with men: a model for guiding public policy
    Steven Shoptaw
    Department of Family Medicine, University of California, 10880 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1800, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Urban Health 83:1151-7. 2006
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  16. ncbi The acceptability and feasibility of the Positive Reinforcement Opportunity Project, a community-based contingency management methamphetamine treatment program for gay and bisexual men in San Francisco
    Frank V Strona
    SFDPH STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2006
    ..Further evaluation of the limited data from three- and six-month follow-up of those who completed PROP is currently ongoing...
  17. ncbi Methamphetamine use and infectious disease-related behaviors in men who have sex with men: implications for interventions
    Steven Shoptaw
    UCLA Department of Family Medicine and Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Addiction 102:130-5. 2007
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  18. ncbi Depression ratings, reported sexual risk behaviors, and methamphetamine use: latent growth curve models of positive change among gay and bisexual men in an outpatient treatment program
    Adi Jaffe
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:301-7. 2007
    ..This suggests that some users who respond well to treatment may show improvement in these co-occurring problems without a need for more intensive targeted interventions...
  19. pmc Profile of lifetime methamphetamine use among homeless adults in Los Angeles
    Adeline Nyamathi
    University of California, Los Angeles, School of Nursing, Room 2 250, Factor Building, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1702, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:277-81. 2008
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  20. ncbi Status of methamphetamine users 2-5 years after outpatient treatment
    Richard A Rawson
    Matrix Institute on Addictions, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:107-19. 2002
    ..In general, the follow up status of the sample was much improved as compared to before treatment. However, headaches and depression were reported at a similar rate at follow up as had been reported at treatment admission...
  21. pmc Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of bupropion for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence
    Steven Shoptaw
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10880 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 540, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:222-32. 2008
    ..A secondary objective compared bupropion to placebo for reducing cigarette smoking among MA dependent participants...
  22. ncbi Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of baclofen and gabapentin for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence
    Keith G Heinzerling
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 85:177-84. 2006
    ..To conduct a 16-week, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial of two GABAergic medications, baclofen (20 mg tid) and gabapentin (800 mg tid), for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence...
  23. pmc Sustained reductions in drug use and depression symptoms from treatment for drug abuse in methamphetamine-dependent gay and bisexual men
    James A Peck
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 11075 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Urban Health 82:i100-8. 2005
    ..Findings show that behavioral methamphetamine abuse treatment yields reductions in methamphetamine use and concomitant depressive symptom ratings that are sustained to 1 year after treatment entry...
  24. ncbi Behavioral treatment approaches for methamphetamine dependence and HIV-related sexual risk behaviors among urban gay and bisexual men
    Steven Shoptaw
    Friends Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 78:125-34. 2005
    ..This project evaluated the efficacy of four behavioral drug abuse treatments for reducing methamphetamine use and sexual risk behaviors among this population...
  25. ncbi Impaired performance in a test of decision-making by opiate-dependent tobacco smokers
    Erin Rotheram-Fuller
    Friends Research Institute Inc, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:79-86. 2004
    ..The findings suggest that among opiate-dependent individuals, tobacco smoking may be a marker for a more severe form of substance abuse disorder, reflecting impaired decision-making, as modeled by GT...
  26. pmc Recruiting drug-using men who have sex with men into behavioral interventions: a two-stage approach
    David E Kanouse
    THE RAND CORPORATION, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    J Urban Health 82:i109-19. 2005
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  27. ncbi HIV-associated medical, behavioral, and psychiatric characteristics of treatment-seeking, methamphetamine-dependent men who have sex with men
    James A Peck
    Friends Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Addict Dis 24:115-32. 2005
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  28. ncbi Changes in the meaning of sexual risk behaviors among gay and bisexual male methamphetamine abusers before and after drug treatment
    Cathy J Reback
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Los Angeles, California, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:87-98. 2004
    ..This study further demonstrates the value of coupling quantitative with qualitative data in understanding the meanings behind reductions in high-risk behaviors...
  29. ncbi Psychiatric and substance dependence comorbidities, sexually transmitted diseases, and risk behaviors among methamphetamine-dependent gay and bisexual men seeking outpatient drug abuse treatment
    Steven Shoptaw
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:161-8. 2003
    ..Findings indicate that gay and bisexual men seeking outpatient treatment for methamphetamine dependence are likely to experience psychiatric comorbidity and to have high rates of infectious disease, including HIV, syphilis and gonorrhea...
  30. ncbi A comparison of contingency management and cognitive-behavioral approaches for stimulant-dependent individuals
    Richard A Rawson
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Addiction 101:267-74. 2006
    ..The present study sought to directly compare the effectiveness of (CM) and (CBT) alone and in combination in reducing stimulant use...
  31. ncbi Randomized controlled pilot trial of cabergoline, hydergine and levodopa/carbidopa: Los Angeles Cocaine Rapid Efficacy Screening Trial (CREST)
    Steven Shoptaw
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Addiction 100:78-90. 2005
    ..5 mg per week (n = 15); and placebo three times daily (n = 15) as potential pharmacotherapies for cocaine dependence...
  32. pmc Response: getting tough with smoking
    Lirio S Covey
    Sci Pract Perspect 2:40-2. 2003
  33. ncbi A comparison of contingency management and cognitive-behavioral approaches during methadone maintenance treatment for cocaine dependence
    Richard A Rawson
    University of California, Los Angeles, Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 11075 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:817-24. 2002
    ..This study compared 2 psychosocial approaches for the treatment of cocaine dependence: contingency management (CM) and cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)...
  34. ncbi Markov transition models for binary repeated measures with ignorable and nonignorable missing values
    - Xiaowei Yang
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Stat Methods Med Res 16:347-64. 2007
    ..Markov transition models provide a novel reconceptualization of treatment outcomes, offering both intuitive statistical values and relevant clinical insights...
  35. ncbi Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of sertraline and contingency management for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence
    Steven Shoptaw
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10880 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1800, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 85:12-8. 2006
    ..This project evaluated the efficacy of sertraline (50mg bid) and contingency management (CM) for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence...
  36. ncbi Evidence-based treatments for methamphetamine abuse
    Michael Campos
    Focus 20:5-6. 2005
  37. ncbi Hepatitis C virus infection among methamphetamine-dependent individuals in outpatient treatment
    Rachel Gonzales
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, CA 90025 7535, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 31:195-202. 2006
    ..Findings suggest a need for targeted education and prevention efforts about hepatitis C among high-risk MA users, including HCV testing coupled with referrals to HCV treatments...
  38. pmc A public health response to the methamphetamine epidemic: the implementation of contingency management to treat methamphetamine dependence
    Steven Shoptaw
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Department of Family Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:214. 2006
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