M A Chesney

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adherence to HAART regimens
    Margaret Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, AIDS Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:169-77. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Adherence to HIV combination therapy
    M A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    Soc Sci Med 50:1599-605. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting adherence to antiretroviral therapy
    M A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 30:S171-6. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-reported adherence to antiretroviral medications among participants in HIV clinical trials: the AACTG adherence instruments. Patient Care Committee & Adherence Working Group of the Outcomes Committee of the Adult AIDS Clinical Trials Group (AACTG
    M A Chesney
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94105, USA
    AIDS Care 12:255-66. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Adherence to protease inhibitors, HIV-1 viral load, and development of drug resistance in an indigent population
    D R Bangsberg
    Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, 94110, USA
    AIDS 14:357-66. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk behavior for HIV infection in participants in preventive HIV vaccine trials: a cautionary note
    M A Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 16:266-71. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Does HIV reporting by name deter testing? MESH Study Group
    F M Hecht
    Positive Health Program HIV Section, University of California at San Francisco, 94110, USA
    AIDS 14:1801-8. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Can the poor adhere? Incentives for adherence to TB prevention in homeless adults
    J P Tulsky
    Department of Medicine, Positive Health Program, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:83-91. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint How do medical residents discuss resuscitation with patients?
    J A Tulsky
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 10:436-42. 1995
  10. ncbi request reprint The value and challenges of improving adherence to antiretroviral therapy for human immunodeficiency virus
    Mallory O Johnson
    Med Care 44:891-2. 2006

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Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Adherence to HAART regimens
    Margaret Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, AIDS Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:169-77. 2003
    ..This review focuses on the current understanding of adherence reporting, improvement of adherence, and, hence, improvement of treatment outcomes in HIV infection and AIDS...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adherence to HIV combination therapy
    M A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    Soc Sci Med 50:1599-605. 2000
    ..Recent research data are discussed. Implications of findings for counselling patients to increase their adherence are presented...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting adherence to antiretroviral therapy
    M A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 30:S171-6. 2000
    ..We discuss the major reasons reported by HIV-infected individuals for not taking their medications. Improving adherence probably requires clarifying the treatment regimen and tailoring it to patient lifestyles...
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-reported adherence to antiretroviral medications among participants in HIV clinical trials: the AACTG adherence instruments. Patient Care Committee & Adherence Working Group of the Outcomes Committee of the Adult AIDS Clinical Trials Group (AACTG
    M A Chesney
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94105, USA
    AIDS Care 12:255-66. 2000
    ..Responses to the questionnaires were favourable. These questionnaires have been included in six AACTG clinical trials to date and have been widely disseminated to investigators both in the USA and abroad...
  5. ncbi request reprint Adherence to protease inhibitors, HIV-1 viral load, and development of drug resistance in an indigent population
    D R Bangsberg
    Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, 94110, USA
    AIDS 14:357-66. 2000
    ..To examine the relationship between adherence, viral suppression and antiretroviral resistance in HIV-infected homeless and marginally housed people on protease inhibitor (PI) therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk behavior for HIV infection in participants in preventive HIV vaccine trials: a cautionary note
    M A Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 16:266-71. 1997
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  7. ncbi request reprint Does HIV reporting by name deter testing? MESH Study Group
    F M Hecht
    Positive Health Program HIV Section, University of California at San Francisco, 94110, USA
    AIDS 14:1801-8. 2000
    ..We sought to determine whether persons at risk of HIV infection knew their state's HIV reporting policy and whether they had delayed or avoided testing because of it...
  8. ncbi request reprint Can the poor adhere? Incentives for adherence to TB prevention in homeless adults
    J P Tulsky
    Department of Medicine, Positive Health Program, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:83-91. 2004
    ..Community-based population of homeless adults living in San Francisco, California...
  9. ncbi request reprint How do medical residents discuss resuscitation with patients?
    J A Tulsky
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 10:436-42. 1995
    ..To describe how medical residents discuss do-not-resuscitate (DNR) orders with patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint The value and challenges of improving adherence to antiretroviral therapy for human immunodeficiency virus
    Mallory O Johnson
    Med Care 44:891-2. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology among HIV-positive women in the era of HAART: a stress and coping model
    Robert H Remien
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:275-85. 2006
    ..An enhanced stress and coping model was used to explain depression among HIV-positive women in healthcare and community settings where highly active anti-retroviral treatment (HAART) was commonplace...
  12. pmc A validity and reliability study of the coping self-efficacy scale
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 11:421-37. 2006
    ..Investigate the psychometric characteristics of the coping self-efficacy (CSE) scale, a 26-item measure of one's confidence in performing coping behaviors when faced with life challenges...
  13. pmc A Social Problem-Solving Model of Adherence to HIV Medications
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, US
    Health Psychol 25:355-63. 2006
    ..Such approaches, if effective, have the potential to positively impact psychological well being and adherence, thereby maximizing clinical benefit from treatment, which is linked to lower mortality from AIDS...
  14. pmc Positive provider interactions, adherence self-efficacy, and adherence to antiretroviral medications among HIV-infected adults: A mediation model
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:258-68. 2006
    ..Results suggest implications for improving provider interactions in clinical care, and future directions for clarifying interrelationships among provider interactions, adherence self-efficacy, and medication adherence are supported...
  15. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for HIV infection among men who have sex with men
    Beryl A Koblin
    Laboratory of Infectious Disease Prevention, The New York Blood Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    AIDS 20:731-9. 2006
    ..Risk factors for HIV acquisition were examined in a recent cohort of men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Four measures of antiretroviral medication adherence and virologic response in AIDS clinical trials group study 359
    Courtney V Fletcher
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:301-6. 2005
    ..Self-reported adherence and saquinavir AUC were significant predictors of virologic response, in this evaluation. These findings provide insight into methods of assessing and improving adherence to antiretroviral regimens...
  17. ncbi request reprint Seroconversion following nonoccupational postexposure prophylaxis against HIV
    Michelle E Roland
    Positive Health Program at San Francisco General Hospital, California, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1507-13. 2005
    ..We sought to describe the occurrence and circumstances of HIV seroconversion following nonoccupational PEP...
  18. ncbi request reprint Testosterone supplementation of megestrol therapy does not enhance lean tissue accrual in men with human immunodeficiency virus-associated weight loss: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter trial
    Kathleen Mulligan
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:563-70. 2007
    ..Reduced energy intake is a primary factor in HIV-associated wasting. Megestrol acetate (MA) stimulates appetite and weight gain. However, much of the weight gained is fat, possibly as a result of MA-induced hypogonadism...
  19. ncbi request reprint The elusive gold standard. Future perspectives for HIV adherence assessment and intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calfornia, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:S149-55. 2006
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Prior illicit drug use and missed prenatal vitamins predict nonadherence to antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy: adherence analysis A5084
    Susan E Cohn
    Infectious Diseases Division, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 689, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:29-40. 2008
    ..84 times higher odds (p = 0.001) of ART nonadherence. Women reporting a history of illicit drug use and/or having missed prenatal vitamins should be targeted for programs to enhance adherence to ART during pregnancy...
  21. pmc Effects of a behavioral intervention on antiretroviral medication adherence among people living with HIV: the healthy living project randomized controlled study
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 95105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:574-80. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of a 15-session individually delivered cognitive behavioral intervention on antiretroviral (ART) medication adherence...
  22. ncbi request reprint Optimizing measurement of self-reported adherence with the ACTG Adherence Questionnaire: a cross-protocol analysis
    Nancy R Reynolds
    AIDS Clinical Trials Unit, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:402-9. 2007
    ..The AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Adherence Questionnaire is used extensively, but investigators frequently only use the first item of the questionnaire (4-day recall)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Affect regulation, stimulant use, and viral load among HIV-positive persons on anti-retroviral therapy
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:785-92. 2007
    ..The present study examined the associations among affect regulation, substance use, non-adherence to anti-retroviral therapy (ART), and immune status in a diverse sample of HIV-positive persons...
  24. ncbi request reprint Telephone support to improve antiretroviral medication adherence: a multisite, randomized controlled trial
    Nancy R Reynolds
    AIDS Clinical Trials Unit, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:62-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether proactive telephone support improves adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and clinical outcomes when compared to standard care...
  25. pmc Effects of behavioral intervention on substance use among people living with HIV: the Healthy Living Project randomized controlled study
    F Lennie Wong
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Addiction 103:1206-14. 2008
    ..Reductions in substance use were examined in response to an intensive intervention with people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) (PLH)...
  26. pmc The role of self-efficacy in HIV treatment adherence: validation of the HIV Treatment Adherence Self-Efficacy Scale (HIV-ASES)
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, US
    J Behav Med 30:359-70. 2007
    ..Findings support the use of the HIV-ASES and provide guidance for further investigation of adherence self-efficacy in the context of treatment for HIV and other diseases...
  27. ncbi request reprint Correlates of suicidal ideation among HIV-positive persons
    Adam W Carrico
    Health Psychology Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AIDS 21:1199-203. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Medication adherence and sexual risk behavior among HIV-infected adults: implications for transmission of resistant virus
    Robert H Remien
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, NY State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:663-75. 2007
    ..There is a need for targeted interventions and integration of mental health and substance use services into primary HIV care settings...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predicting HIV transmission risk among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: findings from the healthy living project
    Stephen F Morin
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:226-35. 2005
    ..To examine the predictors of transmission risk among HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) in 4 US cities...
  30. ncbi request reprint Social support, distress, and well-being in older men living with HIV infection
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Division of Extramural Research and Training, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20982 2181, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S185-93. 2003
    ..With an increasing number of older people with HIV infection/AIDS, special efforts to create effective and sustainable social support interventions may be particularly beneficial to older persons living with HIV infection...
  31. pmc High-risk behaviors among men who have sex with men in 6 US cities: baseline data from the EXPLORE Study
    Beryl A Koblin
    New York Blood Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:926-32. 2003
    ..We describe the prevalence of risk behaviors at baseline among men who have sex with men (MSM) who were enrolled in a randomized behavioral intervention trial conducted in 6 US cities...
  32. pmc An individually tailored intervention for HIV prevention: baseline data from the EXPLORE Study
    Margaret A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:933-8. 2003
    ..We describe the intervention tested in EXPLORE, an HIV prevention trial aimed at men who have sex with men (MSM), and test the empirical basis of the individually tailored intervention...
  33. ncbi request reprint A medication self-management program to improve adherence to HIV therapy regimens
    Scott R Smith
    School of Pharmacy, Center for AIDS Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Beard Hall, Campus Box 7360, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7360, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 50:187-99. 2003
    ..8, 95% CI=2.2-28.1). Self-management training with feedback of adherence performance is a potentially useful model for improving adherence to complex regimens in HIV/AIDS care...
  34. ncbi request reprint Social support, substance use, and denial in relationship to antiretroviral treatment adherence among HIV-infected persons
    Rachel Power
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5718, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:245-52. 2003
    ..Furthermore, couple-based approaches enlisting partner support may help persons living with HIV to adhere to antiretroviral regimens...
  35. ncbi request reprint Spit (Smokeless) Tobacco Intervention for High School Athletes: results after 1 year
    Margaret M Walsh
    Room 495, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 1361, USA
    Addict Behav 28:1095-113. 2003
    ..To determine the efficacy of a spit tobacco (ST) intervention designed to promote ST cessation and discourage ST initiation among male high school baseball athletes...
  36. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms, unemployment, and loss of income: The CARDIA Study
    Mary A Whooley
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 4150 Clement St Mail Stop 111A1, San Francisco, CA 94121
    Arch Intern Med 162:2614-20. 2002
    ..Previous studies have suggested an association between depression and low socioeconomic status, but few have empirically examined the effect of depressive symptoms on income and employment over time...
  37. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of mental health and psychosocial predictors of medical treatment adherence in mothers living with HIV disease
    Claude A Mellins
    Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:407-16. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Coping effectiveness training for men living with HIV: results from a randomized clinical trial testing a group-based intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:1038-46. 2003
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Theory-guided, empirically supported avenues for intervention on HIV medication nonadherence: findings from the Healthy Living Project
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:645-56. 2003
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Use of postexposure prophylaxis against HIV infection following sexual exposure does not lead to increases in high-risk behavior
    Jeffrey N Martin
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, and San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    AIDS 18:787-92. 2004
    ..The effectiveness of postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) following occupational exposure to HIV has prompted advocacy for PEP following sexual or drug-use exposures...
  41. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing medication adherence beliefs and self-efficacy in persons naive to antiretroviral therapy: a multicenter, cross-sectional study
    Nancy R Reynolds
    Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:141-50. 2004
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities: prevention with HIV-infected patients in clinical care settings
    Stephen F Morin
    University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:960-6. 2004
    ..To assess current practices related to prevention with HIV-positive patients in Ryan White-funded primary care settings and the barriers to providing such services...
  43. ncbi request reprint HIV transmission risk behavior among men and women living with HIV in 4 cities in the United States
    Lance S Weinhardt
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:1057-66. 2004
    ..In addition to the more traditional approaches of HIV test counseling and of focusing on persons not infected, intensive prevention programs for persons with HIV infection are needed to stem the future spread of the virus...
  44. ncbi request reprint The Healthy Living Project: an individually tailored, multidimensional intervention for HIV-infected persons
    Cheryl Gore-Felton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:21-39. 2005
    ..However, the intervention was designed to be useful for prevention case management, settings where repeated one-on-one contact is possible, and where a structured but highly individualized intervention approach is desired...
  45. ncbi request reprint Computer-assisted self-interviewing (CASI) to improve provider assessment of adherence in routine clinical practice
    David R Bangsberg
    Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, 94110, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:S107-11. 2002
    ..Computer-assisted self-interview technology is an efficient means to identify HIV antiretroviral regimen errors and monitor adherence in order to maximize the benefits of therapy...
  46. ncbi request reprint Gender-specific association of perceived stress and inhibited breathing pattern
    David E Anderson
    National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Laboratory of Cardiovascular Science, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Int J Behav Med 9:216-27. 2002
    ..This is the first known report of an association of sustained stress with an inhibited breathing pattern in humans, and points to a pathway by which chronic stress might contribute to the development of hypertension, especially in women...
  47. ncbi request reprint Association of adherence to Mycobacterium avium complex prophylaxis and antiretroviral therapy with clinical outcomes in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    Susan E Cohn
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, 14642, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1129-36. 2002
    ..Predictors of nonadherence are presented. These results underscore the clinical significance of adherence to HIV therapy and may be helpful in designing interventions to optimize the management of HIV by improving adherence...
  48. ncbi request reprint Psychological stress preceding idiopathic ventricular fibrillation
    Richard D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724 5002, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:359-65. 2005
    ..This study sought to determine the role of psychosocial stress as a precipitant of cardiac arrest in patients with apparently normal hearts, so-called idiopathic ventricular fibrillation (IVF)...
  49. ncbi request reprint NCCAM: a new plan, new priorities, and an open invitation
    Stephen E Straus
    Altern Ther Health Med 10:16. 2004
  50. ncbi request reprint Positive emotions: exploring the other hemisphere in behavioral medicine
    Margaret A Chesney
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Med 12:50-8. 2005
    ..Interventions using cognitive behavioral strategies or meditation can increase positive emotional states that are maintained over time and that may benefit health and well-being. Implications for behavioral medicine are discussed...
  51. pmc Health behaviors and risk factors in those who use complementary and alternative medicine
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:217. 2007
    ..In the present study we sought to determine whether the use of complementary and alternative medicine is associated with health behaviors or risk factors known to impact on health status...