M IISABEL FERNANDEZ

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acceptance of HIV testing during prenatal care. Perinatal Guidelines Evaluation Project
    M I Fernandez
    Department of Epidemiology Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33101, USA
    Public Health Rep 115:460-8. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint To test or not to test: are Hispanic men at highest risk for HIV getting tested?
    M I Fernandez
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Florida 33101, USA
    AIDS Care 14:375-84. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Repeat HIV testing among Hispanic men who have sex with men--a sign of risk, prevention, or reassurance?
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Behavioral Health Promotion Program, University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:105-16. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Promoting HIV testing among never-tested Hispanic men: a doctor's recommendation may suffice
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Behavioral Health Promotion Program D 93, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016069, Miami, Florida
    AIDS Behav 7:253-62. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint HIV, sex, and social change: applying ESID principles to HIV prevention research
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 32:333-44. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of HIV risk among Hispanic farm workers in South Florida: women are at higher risk than men
    M Isabel Fernandez
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Florida 33101, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:165-74. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The Internet as recruitment tool for HIV studies: viable strategy for reaching at-risk Hispanic MSM in Miami?
    M I Fernandez
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    AIDS Care 16:953-63. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of HIV testing and intention to test among Hispanic farmworkers in South Florida
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Rural Health 21:56-64. 2005
  9. pmc Surfing new territory: club-drug use and risky sex among Hispanic men who have sex with men recruited on the Internet
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Behavioral Health Promotion Program D 93, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016069, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Urban Health 82:i79-88. 2005

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Acceptance of HIV testing during prenatal care. Perinatal Guidelines Evaluation Project
    M I Fernandez
    Department of Epidemiology Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33101, USA
    Public Health Rep 115:460-8. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the factors associated with acceptance of HIV testing during pregnancy on the part of women receiving prenatal care at public clinics...
  2. ncbi request reprint To test or not to test: are Hispanic men at highest risk for HIV getting tested?
    M I Fernandez
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Florida 33101, USA
    AIDS Care 14:375-84. 2002
    ..Studying men who have successfully routinized HIV prevention practices (including testing) will assist in the development of interventions for those who remain at risk...
  3. ncbi request reprint Repeat HIV testing among Hispanic men who have sex with men--a sign of risk, prevention, or reassurance?
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Behavioral Health Promotion Program, University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:105-16. 2003
    ..These findings suggest the importance of studying both the frequency and regularity of HIV testing behaviors, and using them to design interventions to promote testing among Hispanic MSM who are most at risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Promoting HIV testing among never-tested Hispanic men: a doctor's recommendation may suffice
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Behavioral Health Promotion Program D 93, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016069, Miami, Florida
    AIDS Behav 7:253-62. 2003
    ..They also suggest that for some men, there is a window of opportunity for testing that does not endure...
  5. ncbi request reprint HIV, sex, and social change: applying ESID principles to HIV prevention research
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 32:333-44. 2003
    ..This paper illustrates how ESID principles were used to develop, test, and disseminate an innovative social model and discusses the challenges of applying ESID methodology in the midst of a public health emergency...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of HIV risk among Hispanic farm workers in South Florida: women are at higher risk than men
    M Isabel Fernandez
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Florida 33101, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:165-74. 2004
    ..The study is an important first step toward developing tailored HIV prevention interventions for this at-risk, understudied population...
  7. ncbi request reprint The Internet as recruitment tool for HIV studies: viable strategy for reaching at-risk Hispanic MSM in Miami?
    M I Fernandez
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    AIDS Care 16:953-63. 2004
    ..Use of club drugs was significantly associated with unprotected insertive and unprotected receptive anal sex. These initial findings point to the Internet's potential as a tool for recruiting at-risk Hispanic MSM for community studies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of HIV testing and intention to test among Hispanic farmworkers in South Florida
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Rural Health 21:56-64. 2005
    ..This study examined the predictors of HIV testing and factors associated with intention to accept a free HIV test among 244 Hispanic migrant/seasonal farmworkers in South Florida...
  9. pmc Surfing new territory: club-drug use and risky sex among Hispanic men who have sex with men recruited on the Internet
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Behavioral Health Promotion Program D 93, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016069, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Urban Health 82:i79-88. 2005
    ..The alarmingly high rates of club-drug use and risky sexual practices among HMSM underscore the need for effective HIV preventive interventions for this population...