JUDITH ALISSA HAHN

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Phosphatidylethanol (PEth) as a biomarker of alcohol consumption in HIV-positive patients in sub-Saharan Africa
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0886, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:854-62. 2012
  2. pmc Potential impact of vaccination on the hepatitis C virus epidemic in injection drug users
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0811, USA
    Epidemics 1:47-57. 2009
  3. pmc Hepatitis C virus risk behaviors within the partnerships of young injecting drug users
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Addiction 105:1254-64. 2010
  4. pmc Biomarker testing to estimate under-reported heavy alcohol consumption by persons with HIV initiating ART in Uganda
    Judith A Hahn
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0811, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:1265-8. 2010
  5. pmc Alcohol and HIV disease progression: weighing the evidence
    Judith A Hahn
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0811, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:226-33. 2010
  6. doi Adding fuel to the fire: alcohol's effect on the HIV epidemic in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 8:172-80. 2011
  7. pmc Trends in methamphetamine use in young injection drug users in San Francisco from 1998 to 2004: the UFO Study
    Aline Inglez-Dias
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:286-91. 2008
  8. pmc Hepatitis C virus infection in San Francisco's HIV-infected urban poor
    Christopher S Hall
    Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:357-65. 2004
  9. ncbi Heroin overdose among young injection drug users in San Francisco
    Kristen C Ochoa
    University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, 995 Potrero Avenue, Building 90, Ward 95, Room 513, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:297-302. 2005
  10. pmc Acute hepatitis C virus infection in young adult injection drug users: a prospective study of incident infection, resolution, and reinfection
    Kimberly Page
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale St, Ste 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1216-26. 2009

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Publications24

  1. pmc Phosphatidylethanol (PEth) as a biomarker of alcohol consumption in HIV-positive patients in sub-Saharan Africa
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0886, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:854-62. 2012
    ..Our goal was to examine the test characteristics of a direct metabolite of alcohol consumption, phosphatidylethanol (PEth)...
  2. pmc Potential impact of vaccination on the hepatitis C virus epidemic in injection drug users
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0811, USA
    Epidemics 1:47-57. 2009
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  3. pmc Hepatitis C virus risk behaviors within the partnerships of young injecting drug users
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Addiction 105:1254-64. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether perceiving one's injecting partner to be HCV positive was associated with decreased odds of engaging in receptive needle/syringe sharing (RNS) or ancillary equipment sharing (AES) with that partner...
  4. pmc Biomarker testing to estimate under-reported heavy alcohol consumption by persons with HIV initiating ART in Uganda
    Judith A Hahn
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0811, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:1265-8. 2010
    ..These results suggest likely under-report in those reporting abstaining and current drinking. Improved identification of heavy alcohol consumption is needed for research and clinical purposes...
  5. pmc Alcohol and HIV disease progression: weighing the evidence
    Judith A Hahn
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0811, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:226-33. 2010
    ....
  6. doi Adding fuel to the fire: alcohol's effect on the HIV epidemic in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 8:172-80. 2011
    ..This article reviews the current knowledge on how alcohol impacts the HIV epidemic in SSA, summarizes current interventions and policies, and identifies areas for increased research and development...
  7. pmc Trends in methamphetamine use in young injection drug users in San Francisco from 1998 to 2004: the UFO Study
    Aline Inglez-Dias
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:286-91. 2008
    ..To describe temporal trends in methamphetamine use among young injection drug users (IDU) in San Francisco...
  8. pmc Hepatitis C virus infection in San Francisco's HIV-infected urban poor
    Christopher S Hall
    Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:357-65. 2004
    ..To measure Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) prevalence, incidence, and initiation of HCV therapy in a representative HIV-infected cohort of the urban poor...
  9. ncbi Heroin overdose among young injection drug users in San Francisco
    Kristen C Ochoa
    University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, 995 Potrero Avenue, Building 90, Ward 95, Room 513, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:297-302. 2005
    ..We sought to identify prevalence and predictors of heroin-related overdose among young injection drug users (IDU)...
  10. pmc Acute hepatitis C virus infection in young adult injection drug users: a prospective study of incident infection, resolution, and reinfection
    Kimberly Page
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale St, Ste 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1216-26. 2009
    ..Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, clearance, and reinfection are best studied in injection drug users (IDUs), who have the highest incidence of HCV and are likely to represent most infections...
  11. pmc Predictors of injection drug use cessation and relapse in a prospective cohort of young injection drug users in San Francisco, CA (UFO Study)
    Jennifer L Evans
    Prevention and Public Health Group, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale St, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:152-7. 2009
    ..Studies of injection drug use cessation have largely sampled adults in drug treatment settings. Little is known about injection cessation and relapse among young injection drug users (IDU) in the community...
  12. pmc Tripling of methamphetamine/amphetamine use among homeless and marginally housed persons, 1996-2003
    Moupali Das-Douglas
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Urban Health 85:239-49. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to elucidate the most effective prevention and treatment for MA use and dependence among the H/M...
  13. pmc Traveling young injection drug users at high risk for acquisition and transmission of viral infections
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:43-50. 2008
    ..Young injection drug users (IDU) are highly mobile. It is not known how mobility affects their risk of acquiring and transmitting viral infections...
  14. ncbi Hepatotoxicity during nevirapine-based fixed-dose combination antiretroviral therapy in kampala, Uganda
    Judith A Hahn
    Epidemiology and Preventions Center, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 6:83-6. 2007
    ..However, there is concern about the potential hepatotoxicity of these regimens...
  15. ncbi Hepatitis C virus seroconversion among young injection drug users: relationships and risks
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94110, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1558-64. 2002
    ..Interventions to reduce HCV transmission must recognize the importance of relationships on injecting risk...
  16. ncbi Witnessing heroin-related overdoses: the experiences of young injectors in San Francisco
    Peter J Davidson
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Addiction 97:1511-6. 2002
    ..Assessment of young injectors' exposure and response to others' heroin-related overdose...
  17. pmc Gender differences in sexual and injection risk behavior among active young injection drug users in San Francisco (the UFO Study)
    Jennifer L Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Urban Health 80:137-46. 2003
    ..Interventions to reduce sexual and injection practices that put women at risk of contracting hepatitis and HIV are needed...
  18. pmc Hepatitis B virus immunization among young injection drug users in San Francisco, Calif: the UFO Study
    Paula J Lum
    Positive Health Program, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0874, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:919-23. 2003
  19. ncbi Adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the homeless population in San Francisco: a prospective study
    Andrew R Moss
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1190-8. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi HIV seroconversion among the homeless and marginally housed in San Francisco: a ten-year study
    Judith A Hahn
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1347, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1616-9. 2004
    ..Policy implications are that HIV resources aimed at the more stable, older homeless population should probably focus on treatment, while prevention efforts, conversely, should probably be targeted to younger homeless persons...
  21. pmc Revolving doors: imprisonment among the homeless and marginally housed population
    Margot B Kushel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco at SF General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1747-52. 2005
    ..We studied a sample of homeless and marginally housed adults to examine whether a history of imprisonment was associated with differences in health status, drug use, and sexual behaviors among the homeless...
  22. pmc BRIEF REPORT: the aging of the homeless population: fourteen-year trends in San Francisco
    Judith A Hahn
    Epi Center, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1372, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:775-8. 2006
    ..Homelessness is associated with high rates of health and substance use problems...
  23. ncbi Sex, drugs, and hepatitis C virus
    Judith A Hahn
    Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Infect Dis 195:1556-9. 2007
  24. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of HIV infection among young injection drug users in San Francisco
    Kimberly Page Shafer
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:422-31. 2002
    ..We assessed the prevalence of HIV infection and associated risk behaviors among street-recruited young injection drug users (IDUs) in San Francisco...

Research Grants1

  1. Changes in Alcohol Consumption in HIV Positives in Uganda
    JUDITH ALISSA HAHN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Such methods may also be applicable to wider medical settings such as primary care in resource-poor countries. ..