A R Lifson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Barriers to retention in care as perceived by persons living with HIV in rural Ethiopia: focus group results and recommended strategies
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 12:32-8. 2013
  2. pmc HIV/AIDS stigma-associated attitudes in a rural Ethiopian community: characteristics, correlation with HIV knowledge and other factors, and implications for community intervention
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S, Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:6. 2012
  3. pmc Clinical, demographic and laboratory parameters at HAART initiation associated with decreased post-HAART survival in a U.S. military prospective HIV cohort
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 9:4. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Smoking and HIV: prevalence, health risks, and cessation strategies
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 9:223-30. 2012
  5. pmc Outcomes of highly active antiretroviral therapy in the context of universal access to healthcare: the U.S. Military HIV Natural History Study
    Vincent C Marconi
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 7:14. 2010
  6. pmc Long-term CD4+ lymphocyte response following HAART initiation in a U.S. Military prospective cohort
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 8:2. 2011
  7. pmc Development of diagnostic criteria for serious non-AIDS events in HIV clinical trials
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 11:205-19. 2010
  8. pmc Smoking-related health risks among persons with HIV in the Strategies for Management of Antiretroviral Therapy clinical trial
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1896-903. 2010
  9. pmc Determination of the underlying cause of death in three multicenter international HIV clinical trials
    Alan R Lifson
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 9:177-85. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine opt-out HIV testing
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Lancet 369:539-40. 2007

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Barriers to retention in care as perceived by persons living with HIV in rural Ethiopia: focus group results and recommended strategies
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 12:32-8. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc HIV/AIDS stigma-associated attitudes in a rural Ethiopian community: characteristics, correlation with HIV knowledge and other factors, and implications for community intervention
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S, Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:6. 2012
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  3. pmc Clinical, demographic and laboratory parameters at HAART initiation associated with decreased post-HAART survival in a U.S. military prospective HIV cohort
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 9:4. 2012
    ..Although highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has improved HIV survival, some patients receiving therapy are still dying. This analysis was conducted to identify factors associated with increased risk of post-HAART mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Smoking and HIV: prevalence, health risks, and cessation strategies
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 9:223-30. 2012
    ..HIV clinicians and other service providers can have an influential role in screening their patients for smoking and promoting cessation programs to improve health...
  5. pmc Outcomes of highly active antiretroviral therapy in the context of universal access to healthcare: the U.S. Military HIV Natural History Study
    Vincent C Marconi
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 7:14. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  6. pmc Long-term CD4+ lymphocyte response following HAART initiation in a U.S. Military prospective cohort
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 8:2. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  7. pmc Development of diagnostic criteria for serious non-AIDS events in HIV clinical trials
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 11:205-19. 2010
    ..We describe development of standard criteria for 12 SNA events for Endpoint Review Committee (ERC) use in START, a multicenter international HIV clinical trial...
  8. pmc Smoking-related health risks among persons with HIV in the Strategies for Management of Antiretroviral Therapy clinical trial
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1896-903. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Determination of the underlying cause of death in three multicenter international HIV clinical trials
    Alan R Lifson
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 9:177-85. 2008
    ..Describe processes and challenges for an Endpoint Review Committee (ERC) in determining and adjudicating underlying causes of death in HIV clinical trials...
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine opt-out HIV testing
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Lancet 369:539-40. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Reporting and evaluation of HIV-related clinical endpoints in two multicenter international clinical trials
    Alan R Lifson
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 7:125-41. 2006
    ..The processes for reporting and review of progression of HIV disease clinical endpoints are described for two large phase III international clinical trials...
  12. ncbi request reprint Screening for sexually transmitted infections among economically disadvantaged youth in a national job training program
    A R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Adolesc Health 28:190-6. 2001
    ..To evaluate results of screening for syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia among youth in a federally funded job training program...
  13. pmc Substance abuse and high-risk needle-related behaviors among homeless youth in Minneapolis: implications for prevention
    A R Lifson
    The Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Urban Health 78:690-8. 2001
    ..Despite unsafe behaviors, many of these youths were interested in methods to protect their health, including education, knowing their HIV or viral hepatitis serostatus, and obtaining hepatitis B immunization...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevention of travel-associated tuberculosis in the high-risk traveler
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 55455, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1163. 2002
  15. pmc Prevalence of tuberculosis, hepatitis B virus, and intestinal parasitic infections among refugees to Minnesota
    Alan R Lifson
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:69-77. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the prevalence of infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis, hepatitis B virus, and various intestinal parasites among different groups of primary refugees immigrating to Minnesota...
  16. ncbi request reprint Two-step tuberculin skin testing of injection drug users recruited from community-based settings
    A R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55424, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 1:128-34. 1997
    ..Cross-sectional study of drug users recruited from street-based settings in four US cities: Denver, Portland, Oakland and San Francisco...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pap test results among low-income youth: prevalence of dysplasia and practice implications
    Linda L Halcon
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 31:294-304. 2002
    ..To describe Papanicolaou (Pap) test findings and identify prevalence and correlates of dysplastic cervical abnormalities in low-income adolescent females...
  18. doi request reprint A training program for nurses and other health professionals in rural-based settings on screening and clinical management of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 20:77-85. 2009
    ..Nurses and other health professionals in rural settings are an important training priority and can play an important role in education, prevention, screening, and clinical care for HIV and other STIs...
  19. ncbi request reprint AIDS in Africa. A global responsibility
    J S Sellman
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Minnesota Medical School, USA
    Minn Med 84:22-6. 2001
    ..S. pharmacy. Failure to act aggressively now will cost the world economically and socially, and will result in the loss of millions of lives...
  20. ncbi request reprint Minnesota's Midwest AIDS Training and Education Center: helping health care providers remain current on a rapidly changing epidemic
    Alan R Lifson
    MATEC Minnesota, USA
    Minn Med 87:44-7. 2004
    ..This article describes how MATEC's HIV/AIDS training and education programs are being implemented in Minnesota and the different ways MATEC is delivering provider education in this important area...