Dita Broz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Racial and ethnic changes in heroin injection in the United States: implications for the HIV/AIDS epidemic
    Dita Broz
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 W Taylor Street M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 94:221-33. 2008
  2. pmc Lessons learned from Chicago's emergency response to mass evacuations caused by Hurricane Katrina
    Dita Broz
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1496-504. 2009
  3. 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
  4. pmc Prevalence and correlates of former injection drug use among young noninjecting heroin users in Chicago
    Dita Broz
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:2000-25. 2010

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Publications4

  1. pmc Racial and ethnic changes in heroin injection in the United States: implications for the HIV/AIDS epidemic
    Dita Broz
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 W Taylor Street M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 94:221-33. 2008
    ..We examine trends in the demographic characteristics of heroin injection drug users (IDUs) that may impact future HIV rates...
  2. pmc Lessons learned from Chicago's emergency response to mass evacuations caused by Hurricane Katrina
    Dita Broz
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1496-504. 2009
    ..We analyzed the response of the Chicago Department of Public Health with respect to its effectiveness in providing health care to Hurricane Katrina evacuees arriving in the city...
  3. 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. ..
  4. pmc Prevalence and correlates of former injection drug use among young noninjecting heroin users in Chicago
    Dita Broz
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:2000-25. 2010
    ..Targeted interventions are necessary to prevent transitions to injection and reduce transmission of HIV and viral hepatitis infections. The study's limitations are noted...