Rebecca M Schwartz
Affiliation: State University of New York
- Chronic depressive symptoms and Framingham coronary risk in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected womenRebecca M Schwartz
Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, USA
AIDS Care 24:394-403. 2012..The determination of factors that mediate the depression/CVD relationship merits further study...
- Predictors of partner notification for C. trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae: an examination of social cognitive and psychological factorsRebecca M Schwartz
Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Box 1240, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11203, USA
J Urban Health 83:1095-104. 2006..e., regular, casual, one-time). The implications of these findings for the design of programs to promote patient referral for sexually transmitted infections are discussed...
- Coping with a diagnosis of C trachomatis or N gonorrhoeae: psychosocial and behavioral correlatesRebecca M Schwartz
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
J Health Psychol 13:921-9. 2008..Problem-focused coping was associated with more consistent condom use at follow-up. Important sex and ethnicity differences were found. Intervention implications are discussed...
- Perceived financial need and sexual risk behavior among urban, minority patients following sexually transmitted infection diagnosisRebecca M Schwartz
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
Sex Transm Dis 38:230-4. 2011..Little has been published in the HIV/STI literature on the effect of the perception of having unmet basic needs on sexual risk behavior...
- Measurement of retention in care among adults infected with HIV in an urban clinicKatherine A Marx
The Special Treatment and Research Program, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, USA
AIDS Care 23:1298-304. 2011..19-0.84). An ordinal score for retention can identify unexpected predictors, but a dichotomous measure of retention may be easier to use and interpret for providers involved in retention-related quality improvement activities...
- Illicit drug use, depression and their association with highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-positive womenJudith 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...