Robert E Booth

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment entry and predictors among opiate-using injection drug users
    Karen F Corsi
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:121-7. 2007
  2. pmc Law enforcement practices associated with HIV infection among injection drug users in Odessa, Ukraine
    Robert E Booth
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Project Safe 1741 Vine Street, Denver, CO, 80206 1119, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2604-14. 2013
  3. pmc Interventions with injection drug users in Ukraine
    Robert E Booth
    Division of Substance Dependence, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, USA
    Addiction 104:1864-73. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Stimulant injectors in Ukraine: the next wave of the epidemic?
    Robert E Booth
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:652-61. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of risky needle use following interventions with injection drug users in Ukraine
    Robert E Booth
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1741 Vine Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 82:S49-55. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of HIV sero-status among drug injectors at three Ukraine sites
    Robert E Booth
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1741 Vine Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    AIDS 20:2217-23. 2006
  7. pmc The effect of methadone maintenance on positive outcomes for opiate injection drug users
    Karen F Corsi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:120-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV sex risk behaviors among heterosexual methamphetamine users: literature review from 2000 to present
    Karen F Corsi
    University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 1:292-6. 2008
  9. pmc Predictors of methamphetamine injection in out-of-treatment IDUs
    Karen F Corsi
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:332-42. 2009
  10. pmc Individual and network interventions with injection drug users in 5 Ukraine cities
    Robert E Booth
    Division of Substance Dependence, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, 1741 Vine St, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:336-43. 2011

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment entry and predictors among opiate-using injection drug users
    Karen F Corsi
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:121-7. 2007
    ..The identification of predictors of treatment entry may be useful for treatment centers in engaging certain populations of drug users. Behavioral interventions are an important tool in recruiting drug injectors into treatment...
  2. pmc Law enforcement practices associated with HIV infection among injection drug users in Odessa, Ukraine
    Robert E Booth
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Project Safe 1741 Vine Street, Denver, CO, 80206 1119, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2604-14. 2013
    ..Police actions in Odessa may be contributing to the continued escalation of HIV among IDUs, underscoring the need for structural interventions...
  3. pmc Interventions with injection drug users in Ukraine
    Robert E Booth
    Division of Substance Dependence, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, USA
    Addiction 104:1864-73. 2009
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a brief human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing and counseling intervention compared to a more time-consuming and expensive street-based intervention with injection drug users (IDUs)...
  4. doi request reprint Stimulant injectors in Ukraine: the next wave of the epidemic?
    Robert E Booth
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:652-61. 2008
    ..After controlling for age differences, stimulant injectors remained at higher risk in their needle and sex risk behaviors. Without intervention, it is likely that HIV will increase among stimulant injectors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of risky needle use following interventions with injection drug users in Ukraine
    Robert E Booth
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1741 Vine Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 82:S49-55. 2006
    ..In light of the overall young age of the Ukrainian IDUs observed in this study, the consistent finding that younger IDUs were at highest risk foreshadows a worsening HIV epidemic in Ukraine...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of HIV sero-status among drug injectors at three Ukraine sites
    Robert E Booth
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1741 Vine Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    AIDS 20:2217-23. 2006
    ..To assess the HIV serostatus of injection drug users (IDU) in Ukraine, as well as associations between serostatus and selected demographic and risk factors...
  7. pmc The effect of methadone maintenance on positive outcomes for opiate injection drug users
    Karen F Corsi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:120-6. 2009
    ..Results from this study show that time in treatment can affect many aspects of the participant's life in a positive way, including reduction of HIV risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV sex risk behaviors among heterosexual methamphetamine users: literature review from 2000 to present
    Karen F Corsi
    University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 1:292-6. 2008
    ..This comprises one of the few existing literature reviews focusing solely on sex risk behaviors within in this population, which is vital for moving the field forward and developing successful interventions...
  9. pmc Predictors of methamphetamine injection in out-of-treatment IDUs
    Karen F Corsi
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:332-42. 2009
    ..A logistic regression model was built using forward stepwise method to determine independent associations between variables of interest and MA injection. The study's limitations are noted, and implications are described...
  10. pmc Individual and network interventions with injection drug users in 5 Ukraine cities
    Robert E Booth
    Division of Substance Dependence, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, 1741 Vine St, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:336-43. 2011
    ..We evaluated the effects of an individual intervention versus a network intervention on HIV-related injection and sexual risk behaviors among street-recruited opiate injection drug users in 5 Ukraine cities...
  11. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in sex risk behaviors among Ukraine injection drug users
    Robert E Booth
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:112-7. 2007
    ..To assess gender differences in drug and sex risk behaviors and evaluate predictors of HIV-related sex risk behaviors among heterosexual injection drug users (IDUs) in Ukraine...
  12. pmc Reducing HIV-related risk behaviors among injection drug users in residential detoxification
    Robert E Booth
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:30-44. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of self-reported HIV infection among drug injectors in Ukraine
    Robert E Booth
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 1741 Vine Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 35:82-8. 2004
    ..To identify characteristics, including current high-risk drug and sex behaviors, associated with self-reported HIV infection among injection drug users (IDUs) in Ukraine...
  14. doi request reprint Case management outcomes for women who use crack
    Karen F Corsi
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    J Evid Based Soc Work 7:30-40. 2010
    ..At follow-up, significant improvements were reported on drug and alcohol use, mental and emotional health, and employment. The results indicate that case management services are useful to help crack-using women improve their lives...
  15. ncbi request reprint Drug injectors and dealers in Odessa, Ukraine
    Robert E Booth
    Addiction Research and Treatment Services, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:419-26. 2003
    ..The drug and HIV epidemics in Odessa, as well as all of Ukraine, call for urgent public health measures to impact and improve the health of its citizens...
  16. pmc Return to drug use and overdose after release from prison: a qualitative study of risk and protective factors
    Ingrid A Binswanger
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Mail Stop B180, 12631 East 17th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:3. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study is to understand the drug use experiences, perceptions of overdose risk, and experiences with overdose among former prisoners...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with methadone maintenance treatment retention among street-recruited injection drug users
    Robert E Booth
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1741 Vine Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 74:177-85. 2004
    ..Although desire for treatment, or motivation, was associated in univariate analyses with greater retention, there were no differences observed between the motivational interviewing and risk reduction interventions...
  18. pmc Gender differences in chronic medical, psychiatric, and substance-dependence disorders among jail inmates
    Ingrid A Binswanger
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:476-82. 2010
    ..We investigated whether there were gender differences in chronic medical, psychiatric, and substance-dependence disorders among jail inmates and whether substance dependence mediated any gender differences found...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gender similarities and differences in antisocial behavioral syndromes among injection drug users
    Susan K Mikulich-Gilbertson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, 4200 E 9th Avenue, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Am J Addict 16:372-82. 2007
    ..Antisocial behavior might be described as a distribution, with AASB and ASPD defined by increasingly extreme points...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of prize-based incentives on outcomes in stimulant abusers in outpatient psychosocial treatment programs: a national drug abuse treatment clinical trials network study
    Nancy M Petry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1148-56. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint Improving entry to methadone maintenance among out-of-treatment injection drug users
    Robert E Booth
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 80206, Denver, CO, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 24:305-11. 2003
    ..Findings lend support to street outreach efforts designed to increase rates of treatment entry among chronic out-of-treatment drug injectors. Additional treatment options are required for those abusing cocaine...
  22. ncbi request reprint The association between knowledge of hepatitis C virus status and risk behaviors in injection drug users
    Carol F Kwiatkowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Addiction 97:1289-94. 2002
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  23. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behaviors among older American drug users
    Carol F Kwiatkowski
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver 80206, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S131-7. 2003
    ..Interventions designed for older drug users should focus on sex risk behaviors, especially among those who smoke crack...