Sonjia Kenya

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Glucometer use and glycemic control among Hispanic patients with diabetes in southern Florida
    Sonjia Kenya
    Division of General Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida Electronic address
    Clin Ther 36:485-93. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Using community health workers to improve clinical outcomes among people living with HIV: a randomized controlled trial
    Sonjia Kenya
    Division of General Medicine, Jay Weiss Center Social Medicine and Health Equity, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1400 NW 10th Avenue, Suite 801, Miami, FL, 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2927-34. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Weekending in PLWH: alcohol use and ART adherence, a pilot study
    Sonjia Kenya
    Jay Weiss Center Social Medicine and Health Equity, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1400 NW 10th Avenue, Suite 801, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:61-7. 2013
  4. pmc Developing an objective evaluation method to estimate diabetes risk in community-based settings
    Sonjia Kenya
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 13:557-61. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Can community health workers improve adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the USA? A review of the literature
    S Kenya
    Jay Weiss Center for Social Medicine and Health Equity, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    HIV Med 12:525-34. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Body composition and metabolic effects of a diet and exercise weight loss regimen on obese, HIV-infected women
    Ellen S Engelson
    Gastrointestinal Division, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Metabolism 55:1327-36. 2006
  7. pmc Independent associations of insulin resistance with high whole-body intermuscular and low leg subcutaneous adipose tissue distribution in obese HIV-infected women
    Jeanine B Albu
    Endocrine, Diabetes and Nutrition Division, The New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:100-6. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Does a bite cause cancer? Misperceptions of breast cancer etiology among low-income urban women in Miami, Florida
    Erin N Marcus
    From the Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, and Indian River State College, Fort Pierce, Florida
    South Med J 106:649-54. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of an elliptical anthropometric model to estimate visceral compartment area
    Qing He
    Division of Gastroenterology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Obes Res 12:250-7. 2004

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Glucometer use and glycemic control among Hispanic patients with diabetes in southern Florida
    Sonjia Kenya
    Division of General Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida Electronic address
    Clin Ther 36:485-93. 2014
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Using community health workers to improve clinical outcomes among people living with HIV: a randomized controlled trial
    Sonjia Kenya
    Division of General Medicine, Jay Weiss Center Social Medicine and Health Equity, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1400 NW 10th Avenue, Suite 801, Miami, FL, 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2927-34. 2013
    ..Larger multi-site studies of longer duration are needed to determine whether CHWs should be incorporated into standard treatment models for vulnerable populations living with HIV. ..
  3. doi request reprint Weekending in PLWH: alcohol use and ART adherence, a pilot study
    Sonjia Kenya
    Jay Weiss Center Social Medicine and Health Equity, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1400 NW 10th Avenue, Suite 801, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:61-7. 2013
    ..Until larger studies assess the generalizability of these findings among other PLWH, providers should consider probing patients about when they drink, how much they drink, and if they take ART when drinking...
  4. pmc Developing an objective evaluation method to estimate diabetes risk in community-based settings
    Sonjia Kenya
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 13:557-61. 2011
    ..To determine how exercise interventions affect diabetes risk in community and university-based settings, improved evaluation methods are warranted...
  5. doi request reprint Can community health workers improve adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the USA? A review of the literature
    S Kenya
    Jay Weiss Center for Social Medicine and Health Equity, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    HIV Med 12:525-34. 2011
    ..Although utilized in international settings, there is little evidence regarding the effects of CHWs on HIV outcomes in the USA...
  6. ncbi request reprint Body composition and metabolic effects of a diet and exercise weight loss regimen on obese, HIV-infected women
    Ellen S Engelson
    Gastrointestinal Division, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Metabolism 55:1327-36. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc Independent associations of insulin resistance with high whole-body intermuscular and low leg subcutaneous adipose tissue distribution in obese HIV-infected women
    Jeanine B Albu
    Endocrine, Diabetes and Nutrition Division, The New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:100-6. 2007
    ..Obesity and insulin resistance are growing problems in HIV-positive (HIV+) women receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  8. doi request reprint Does a bite cause cancer? Misperceptions of breast cancer etiology among low-income urban women in Miami, Florida
    Erin N Marcus
    From the Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, and Indian River State College, Fort Pierce, Florida
    South Med J 106:649-54. 2013
    ..To explore breast cancer beliefs among a cohort of low-income, urban, English-speaking women in Miami, Florida, who had undergone screening mammography...
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of an elliptical anthropometric model to estimate visceral compartment area
    Qing He
    Division of Gastroenterology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Obes Res 12:250-7. 2004
    ..However, the two-dimensional shape of the abdomen is rarely circular. This study validated an elliptical model of cross-sectional total abdominal area (TAA), subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT) area, and VCA at the L(4)-L(5) level...