D Longshore

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pathways to sexual risk reduction: Gender differences and strategies for intervention
    Douglas Longshore
    Drug Abuse Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:93-104. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Drug problem recognition among African American drug-using arrestees
    D Longshore
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Addict Behav 23:275-9. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment motivation in drug users: a theory-based analysis
    Douglas Longshore
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 81:179-88. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Levo-alpha-acetylmethadol (LAAM) versus methadone: treatment retention and opiate use
    Douglas Longshore
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Addiction 100:1131-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign and school-based drug prevention: Evidence for a synergistic effect in ALERT Plus
    Douglas Longshore
    Health Program and Drug Policy Research Center, RAND, USA
    Addict Behav 31:496-508. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial antecedents of injection risk reduction: a multivariate analysis
    Douglas Longshore
    The Drug Abuse Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 16:353-66. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The acquisition and maintenance of safer sexual behaviors among injection drug users
    S F Posner
    Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 31:1995-2015. 1996
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity of methamphetamine dependence in a forensic sample
    A D Kalechstein
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 12:480-4. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and drug use among human immunodeficiency virus-infected adults in the United States
    E G Bing
    Center for AIDS Research, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, 1651 E 120th St, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:721-8. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with readiness to change drug use among needle-exchange users
    R N Bluthenthal
    Drug Policy Research Center, Criminal Justice Program, and Health Program, RAND, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 62:225-30. 2001

Research Grants

  1. The 2005 Addiction Health Services Research Conference
    Christine Grella; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. TREATMENT MOTIVATION IN DRUG USERS
    M Anglin; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. TESTING SUSTAINING SOCIAL INFLUENCE MODEL RURAL SCHOOL
    Douglas Longshore; Fiscal Year: 2001

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Pathways to sexual risk reduction: Gender differences and strategies for intervention
    Douglas Longshore
    Drug Abuse Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:93-104. 2006
    ..Intervention for men should focus on increasing safer sex commitment and AIDS knowledge. Intervention for women should promote safer sex commitment by raising self-efficacy for sexual risk reduction...
  2. ncbi request reprint Drug problem recognition among African American drug-using arrestees
    D Longshore
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Addict Behav 23:275-9. 1998
    ..We cite implications of these findings for help seeking and engagement in treatment among African American drug user...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment motivation in drug users: a theory-based analysis
    Douglas Longshore
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 81:179-88. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that readiness and resistance should both be assessed among clients entering treatment, especially when the referral is coercive. Intake and counseling protocols should address readiness and resistance separately...
  4. ncbi request reprint Levo-alpha-acetylmethadol (LAAM) versus methadone: treatment retention and opiate use
    Douglas Longshore
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Addiction 100:1131-9. 2005
    ..To compare the effects of levo-alpha-acetylmethadol (LAAM) and methadone maintenance (MM) on treatment retention and abstinence from opiate use...
  5. ncbi request reprint National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign and school-based drug prevention: Evidence for a synergistic effect in ALERT Plus
    Douglas Longshore
    Health Program and Drug Policy Research Center, RAND, USA
    Addict Behav 31:496-508. 2006
    ..The National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign may have led to reductions in marijuana use among youth who simultaneously received school-based drug prevention...
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial antecedents of injection risk reduction: a multivariate analysis
    Douglas Longshore
    The Drug Abuse Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 16:353-66. 2004
    ..Greater self-efficacy, less baseline risk behavior, less perceived susceptibility to AIDS, and greater fear of AIDS predicted intention to reduce risk. Leverage points for change are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint The acquisition and maintenance of safer sexual behaviors among injection drug users
    S F Posner
    Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 31:1995-2015. 1996
    ..This finding highlights the need for continual, sustained interventions to help maintain safer sex and drug-using behaviors in high-risk groups...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity of methamphetamine dependence in a forensic sample
    A D Kalechstein
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 12:480-4. 2000
    ..These findings suggest that methamphetamine-dependent individuals are at greater risk to experience particular psychiatric symptoms. Further study to determine the etiology of these symptoms is warranted...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and drug use among human immunodeficiency virus-infected adults in the United States
    E G Bing
    Center for AIDS Research, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, 1651 E 120th St, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:721-8. 2001
    ..It is also not known which clinical and sociodemographic factors are associated with these disorders...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with readiness to change drug use among needle-exchange users
    R N Bluthenthal
    Drug Policy Research Center, Criminal Justice Program, and Health Program, RAND, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 62:225-30. 2001
    ..Given the high proportion of NEP clients ready to change drug use, improving linkages between NEPs and substance abuse treatment appears warranted...
  11. ncbi request reprint Drug policies and harms: a conceptual framework
    D Longshore
    Drug Policy Research Center, RAND, Santa Monica, Calif 90405, USA
    Eur Addict Res 4:172-82. 1998
    ..We also propose a cumulative case-study method of querying the dataset to test hypotheses regarding relationships between policies and harms...

Research Grants15

  1. The 2005 Addiction Health Services Research Conference
    Christine Grella; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. TREATMENT MOTIVATION IN DRUG USERS
    M Anglin; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  3. TESTING SUSTAINING SOCIAL INFLUENCE MODEL RURAL SCHOOL
    Douglas Longshore; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..4) Describe program implementation and incorporate fidelity of implementation into outcome analyses. (5) Estimate the cost-effectiveness of Project ALERT and Project ALERT PLUS. ..