Yan Hong

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Affiliation: Texas A and M Health Science Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc HPV and cervical cancer related knowledge, awareness and testing behaviors in a community sample of female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:696. 2013
  2. pmc Partner violence and psychosocial distress among female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e62290. 2013
  3. pmc Designing iCanFit: A Mobile-Enabled Web Application to Promote Physical Activity for Older Cancer Survivors
    Yan Hong
    Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Science, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX, United States
    JMIR Res Protoc 2:e12. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Walking and neighborhood environments for obese and overweight patients: perspectives from family physicians
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Fam Med 44:336-41. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and trend of HIV infection among voluntary blood donors in China since implementation of the Blood Donation Law: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 17:978-88. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Outcomes of online support and resources for cancer survivors: a systematic literature review
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 86:288-96. 2012
  7. doi request reprint HIV/AIDS-related sexual risks and migratory status among female sex workers in a rural Chinese county
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, USA
    AIDS Care 21:212-20. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Perceived social support and psychosocial distress among children affected by AIDS in china
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX, 77843, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:33-43. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Self-perceived stigma, depressive symptoms, and suicidal behaviors among female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 21:29-34. 2010
  10. pmc Care arrangements of AIDS orphans and their relationship with children's psychosocial well-being in rural China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Health Policy Plan 26:115-23. 2011

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Publications35

  1. pmc HPV and cervical cancer related knowledge, awareness and testing behaviors in a community sample of female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:696. 2013
    ..The current study aimed to examine the HPV and cervical cancer related awareness, knowledge, and behaviors among FSW in China...
  2. pmc Partner violence and psychosocial distress among female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e62290. 2013
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  3. pmc Designing iCanFit: A Mobile-Enabled Web Application to Promote Physical Activity for Older Cancer Survivors
    Yan Hong
    Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Science, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX, United States
    JMIR Res Protoc 2:e12. 2013
    ..With the increased use of mobile technologies among older adults, mobile tools may be an effective method to deliver PA promotion programs for OCS...
  4. ncbi request reprint Walking and neighborhood environments for obese and overweight patients: perspectives from family physicians
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Fam Med 44:336-41. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and trend of HIV infection among voluntary blood donors in China since implementation of the Blood Donation Law: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 17:978-88. 2012
    ..This study aims to provide a first comprehensive review of available data on the prevalence, trend and other epidemiological characteristics of HIV infection among voluntary blood donors since 1998...
  6. doi request reprint Outcomes of online support and resources for cancer survivors: a systematic literature review
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 86:288-96. 2012
    ..This study aims to review systematically the available literature on health outcomes of online cancer support and resources...
  7. doi request reprint HIV/AIDS-related sexual risks and migratory status among female sex workers in a rural Chinese county
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, USA
    AIDS Care 21:212-20. 2009
    ..The data also underscore an urgent need for culturally appropriate HIV/AIDS-prevention intervention efforts among FSWs in rural or less developed areas in China...
  8. doi request reprint Perceived social support and psychosocial distress among children affected by AIDS in china
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX, 77843, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:33-43. 2010
    ..The study underscores the importance of providing social support and mental health services for children affected by AIDS in China...
  9. doi request reprint Self-perceived stigma, depressive symptoms, and suicidal behaviors among female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 21:29-34. 2010
    ..The authors call for culturally appropriate approaches to reduce stigma and promote psychological well-being among this marginalized and vulnerable population...
  10. pmc Care arrangements of AIDS orphans and their relationship with children's psychosocial well-being in rural China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Health Policy Plan 26:115-23. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Internet use among female sex workers in China: implications for HIV/STI prevention
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:273-82. 2011
    ..Our data suggest that Internet may offer a promising strategy to deliver low-cost HIV/STI prevention programs for FSWs in China...
  12. pmc Factors associated with sexually transmitted infection underreporting among female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:129-36. 2011
    ..e., no STI by self-report but have at least one STI through biological testing or clinical examination) and factors associated with underreporting among female sex workers (FSWs) in China...
  13. doi request reprint HIV testing behaviors among female sex workers in Southwest China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:44-52. 2012
    ..A number of psychological and structural barriers to testing were also reported. We call for culturally appropriate interventions to reduce HIV risks and promote HIV testing for vulnerable FSW in China...
  14. doi request reprint HIV/STI prevention interventions targeting FSWs in China: a systematic literature review
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, USA
    AIDS Care 23:54-65. 2011
    ..We also advocate that effective intervention programs be translated into sustainable policies and programs that could have an impact on China's HIV and STI epidemics...
  15. pmc HIV/AIDS behavioral interventions in China: a literature review and recommendation for future research
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:603-13. 2009
    ..Future studies need to employ more rigorous methodology and incorporate environmental or structural factors for different populations at risk of HIV infection in China...
  16. doi request reprint Environmental support and HIV prevention behaviors among female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:662-7. 2008
    ..To examine the influence of environmental support on HIV prevention behaviors (i.e., condom use behaviors, communication and intention, and HIV/STD testing) among female sex workers (FSWs) in China...
  17. pmc Expressions of HIV-related stigma among rural-to-urban migrants in China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, College Station, Texas, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:823-31. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Partner violence and HIV risk among female sex workers in China
    Chen Zhang
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:1020-30. 2012
    ..This study confirmed the association of partner violence and HIV risk among FSWs. We call for culturally appropriate interventions for both partner violence and HIV risk reduction among FSWs in China...
  19. ncbi request reprint Behavioral studies of female sex workers in China: a literature review and recommendation for future research
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:623-36. 2008
    ..Future behavioral intervention programs need to be multi-faceted and incorporate environmental and structural factors for different groups of FSWs...
  20. doi request reprint Challenges and opportunities for implementing diabetes self-management guidelines
    Bernard Appiah
    Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:90-2. 2013
    ..The purpose of this article was to examine primary care providers' perceived challenges when implementing evidence-based diabetes self-management guidelines and opportunities for promoting the use of such guidelines in practice...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a school-based intervention to reduce traffic-related injuries among adolescents in Beijing
    Chen Zhang
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Sciences Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    World Health Popul 12:34-42. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a traffic-injury prevention program targeting adolescents in China...
  22. pmc Condom use among female sex workers in China: role of gatekeepers
    Hongmei Yang
    Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics Prevention Research Center, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:572-80. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the potential role of gatekeepers of establishments in promoting condom use among female sex workers (FSWs) in China...
  23. pmc Rural-to-urban migrants and the HIV epidemic in China
    Yan Hong
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:421-30. 2006
    ..The findings suggest an urgent need for HIV/STI prevention programs that address the cultural, social, and economic constraints facing the migrant population in China...
  24. pmc Short-term effect of a cultural adaptation of voluntary counseling and testing among female sex workers in China: a quasi-experimental trial
    Xiaoming Li
    The Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics Prevention Research Center, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 18:406-19. 2006
    ..24-0.80). This quasi-experimental trial provides evidence that the brief VCT intervention, through appropriate cultural adaptation, can be efficacious in increasing condom use and reducing STD infection rate among FSWs in China...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sexual coercion, HIV-related risk, and mental health among female sex workers in China
    Bo Wang
    The Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics Prevention Research Center, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Health Care Women Int 28:745-62. 2007
    ..Therefore, along with the awareness and intervention programs, efforts should be taken to reduce the exposure of FSWs to sexual coercion and to improve the mental health of FSWs...
  26. ncbi request reprint Internet use among Chinese college students: implications for sex education and HIV prevention
    Yan Hong
    Prevention Research Center, Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4201 St Antoine Street, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav 10:161-9. 2007
    ..The data underscore the importance to provide students with appropriate guidance on their Internet use, especially for reducing online risks and utilizing Internet as a source for sex education and HIV prevention...
  27. pmc Depressive symptoms and condom use with clients among female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    Prevention Research Center, Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201 2196, USA
    Sex Health 4:99-104. 2007
    ..50, 95% CI: 0.28-0.89) or use condoms properly (aOR = 0.44, 95% CI: 0.20-0.99). The findings suggested that HIV prevention programs targeted at FSW should take into consideration the level of depression they experience...
  28. pmc Can variation in HIV/STD-related risk be explained by individual SES? Findings from female sex workers in a rural Chinese county
    Xiaoyi Fang
    Beijing Normal University Institute of Developmental Psychology, Beijing, China
    Health Care Women Int 29:316-35. 2008
    ..Based on the findings, we also suggest that HIV/STD intervention efforts among FSWs should take the social and cultural contextual factors of their working environment (and sexual risks) into consideration...
  29. pmc Profile of female sex workers in a Chinese county: does it differ by where they came from and where they work?
    Xiaoyi Fang
    Beijing Normal University Institute of Developmental Psychology, Beijing, China
    World Health Popul 9:46-64. 2007
    ..out-of-province residency), which suggests that such efforts must take the social and cultural contextual factors of working environment (and sexual risks) into consideration...
  30. pmc Risk factors for sexually transmitted disease among rural-to-urban migrants in China: implications for HIV/sexually transmitted disease prevention
    Hongjie Liu
    Pediatric Prevention Research Center, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201 2196, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:49-57. 2005
    ..Appropriate behavioral intervention programs are advocated to reduce the risk and stigma among the special population...
  31. ncbi request reprint Association of the A/G polymorphism at position 49 in exon 1 of CTLA-4 with the susceptibility to unexplained recurrent spontaneous abortion in the Chinese population
    Xipeng Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Renji Hospital, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai, China
    Am J Reprod Immunol 53:100-5. 2005
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  32. pmc Correlates of suicidal ideation and attempt among female sex workers in China
    Yan Hong
    Prevention Research Center, Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201 2196, USA
    Health Care Women Int 28:490-505. 2007
    ..Future health education and promotion efforts among FSWs need to take into consideration substance abuse, interpartner conflict, and psychological stress...
  33. ncbi request reprint Getting clean and harm reduction: adversarial or complementary issues for injection drug users
    James Peterson
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cad Saude Publica 22:733-40. 2006
    ..This paper describes how the conflict was identified and what changes were made to the intervention to help resolve the participants' dichotomous thinking concerning their substance abuse issues...
  34. ncbi request reprint [A/G polymorphism at position 49 in exon 1 of CTLA-4 gene in Chinese women with unexplained recurrent spontaneous abortion]
    Xi Peng Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Affiliated Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai 200001, China
    Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi 41:155-8. 2006
    ..To investigate whether A/G polymorphism at position 49 in exon 1 of cytotoxic T lymphocyte antigen-4 (CTLA-4) gene confers the susceptibility to unexplained recurrent spontaneous abortion in Chinese population...
  35. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneity of Chinese medical herbs in Singapore assessed by fluorescence AFLP analysis
    Meifang Yuan
    Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117604
    Am J Chin Med 31:773-9. 2003
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