Yorghos Apostolopoulos

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sexual mixing, drug exchanges, and infection risk among long-haul truck drivers
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Department of Public Health Education, School of Health and Human Sciences, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
    J Community Health 38:385-91. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Worksite-induced morbidities among truck drivers in the United States
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Department of Public Health Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    AAOHN J 58:285-96. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Health survey of U.S. long-haul truck drivers: work environment, physical health, and healthcare access
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Department of Public Health Education, University of North Carolina Greensboro, Greensboro, NC, USA Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Work 46:113-23. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Cruising for truckers on highways and the internet: sexual networks and infection risk
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Department of Public Health Education, School of Health and Human Performance, University of North Carolina Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:249-66. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Sex work in trucking milieux: "lot lizards," truckers, and risk
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC, USA
    Nurs Forum 47:140-52. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Active living in the trucking sector: environmental barriers and health promotion strategies
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Dept of Public Health Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:259-69. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Occupational stressors and the mental health of truckers
    Mona Shattell
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, School of Nursing, Greensboro, North Carolina 27402, USA mona
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:561-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Human rights and health disparities for migrant workers in the UAE
    Sevil Sonmez
    Bryan School of Business and Economics, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27412, USA
    Health Hum Rights 13:E17-35. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposures and health outcomes among Latina hotel cleaners
    Yu Chin Jerrie Hsieh
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA
    Hisp Health Care Int 12:6-15. 2014

Collaborators

  • Mona M Shattell
  • Sevil Sonmez
  • Yu Chin Jerrie Hsieh
  • Kiki Hatzudis
  • Diane Tran
  • Shantyana Rentrope

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Sexual mixing, drug exchanges, and infection risk among long-haul truck drivers
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Department of Public Health Education, School of Health and Human Sciences, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
    J Community Health 38:385-91. 2013
    ..The comprehensive delineation of the role of long-haul trucking in potential disease spread is required for the development of effective STI/HIV prevention programs for populations of interest...
  2. doi request reprint Worksite-induced morbidities among truck drivers in the United States
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Department of Public Health Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    AAOHN J 58:285-96. 2010
    ..Elevated morbidity risks suggest the need for the design and implementation of systematic epidemiological research and environmental interventions in the transport sector...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health survey of U.S. long-haul truck drivers: work environment, physical health, and healthcare access
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Department of Public Health Education, University of North Carolina Greensboro, Greensboro, NC, USA Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Work 46:113-23. 2013
    ..S. truckers' health remains largely unknown. This paper sheds light on links between the trucking work environment and drivers' physical health...
  4. doi request reprint Cruising for truckers on highways and the internet: sexual networks and infection risk
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Department of Public Health Education, School of Health and Human Performance, University of North Carolina Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:249-66. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint Sex work in trucking milieux: "lot lizards," truckers, and risk
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC, USA
    Nurs Forum 47:140-52. 2012
    ..Long-haul truckers often engage in risk-laden sexual mixing and drug exchanges with female sex workers while on the road, which increase their vulnerability to sexually transmitted infections/blood borne infections (STI/BBI)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Active living in the trucking sector: environmental barriers and health promotion strategies
    Yorghos Apostolopoulos
    Dept of Public Health Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:259-69. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Occupational stressors and the mental health of truckers
    Mona Shattell
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, School of Nursing, Greensboro, North Carolina 27402, USA mona
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:561-8. 2010
    ..Therefore, mental health promotion and treatment for truckers is an important area of concern and must be examined within the broader context of the transportation environment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Human rights and health disparities for migrant workers in the UAE
    Sevil Sonmez
    Bryan School of Business and Economics, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27412, USA
    Health Hum Rights 13:E17-35. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposures and health outcomes among Latina hotel cleaners
    Yu Chin Jerrie Hsieh
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA
    Hisp Health Care Int 12:6-15. 2014
    ..Preventive interventions for improving Latina hotel cleaners' work and health conditions are recommended...