Basmattee Boodram

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Chronic hepatitis C virus infection and increases in viral load in a prospective cohort of young, HIV-uninfected injection drug users
    Basmattee Boodram
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 West Taylor Street m c 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 119:166-71. 2011
  2. pmc Prevalence and correlates of elevated body mass index among HIV-positive and HIV-negative women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Basmattee Boodram
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois, Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:1009-16. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Socio-behavioral and geographic correlates of prevalent hepatitis C virus infection among young injection drug users in metropolitan Baltimore and Chicago
    Basmattee Boodram
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 111:136-45. 2010
  4. pmc GB virus C infection among young, HIV-negative injection drug users with and without hepatitis C virus infection
    B Boodram
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Viral Hepat 18:e153-9. 2011
  5. pmc Sexual risk behavior associated with transition to injection among young non-injecting heroin users
    Mary Ellen Mackesy-Amiti
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2459-66. 2013
  6. pmc Ethnic and geographical differences in HLA associations with the outcome of hepatitis C virus infection
    Jane H Wang
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Virol J 6:46. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Chronic hepatitis C virus infection and increases in viral load in a prospective cohort of young, HIV-uninfected injection drug users
    Basmattee Boodram
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 West Taylor Street m c 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 119:166-71. 2011
    ..This study aims to identify modifiable behavioral correlates both chronic HCV infection and increases in viral load over time among injection drug users (IDUs)...
  2. pmc Prevalence and correlates of elevated body mass index among HIV-positive and HIV-negative women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Basmattee Boodram
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois, Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:1009-16. 2009
    ..In conclusion, risk factors for elevated BMI were similar for HIV+ and HIV- women in the WIHS. For HIV+ women, all markers of advanced HIV infection and ART use were additionally associated with lower BMI...
  3. doi request reprint Socio-behavioral and geographic correlates of prevalent hepatitis C virus infection among young injection drug users in metropolitan Baltimore and Chicago
    Basmattee Boodram
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 111:136-45. 2010
    ..Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection prevalence among young injection drug users (IDUs) differs substantially between cities in the United States (U.S.)...
  4. pmc GB virus C infection among young, HIV-negative injection drug users with and without hepatitis C virus infection
    B Boodram
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Viral Hepat 18:e153-9. 2011
    ..In particular, chronically HCV-infected young IDUs had an increased rate of GBV-C clearance...
  5. pmc Sexual risk behavior associated with transition to injection among young non-injecting heroin users
    Mary Ellen Mackesy-Amiti
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2459-66. 2013
    ..Harm reduction efforts that focus on preventing initiation or return to injection among non-injecting drug users may also ameliorate HIV sexual risk behaviors. ..
  6. pmc Ethnic and geographical differences in HLA associations with the outcome of hepatitis C virus infection
    Jane H Wang
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Virol J 6:46. 2009
    ..The association of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) genes with the outcome of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection may be modified by ethnic and geographical differences...