Clyde McCoy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Crack cocaine: effect modifier of RNA viral load and CD4 count in HIV infected African American women
    Robert Duncan
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Front Biosci 12:1488-95. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevention myths and HIV risk reduction by active drug users
    Lisa R Metsch
    University of Miami, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 16:150-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviors and HIV/AIDS prevention education among IDUs in drug treatment in Shanghai
    Min Zhao
    Shanghai Drug Abuse Treatment Center, Shanghai Mental Health Center, 600 South Wanping Road, Shanghai 200030, China
    J Urban Health 82:iv84-91. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends of HIV risk behaviors in a cohort of injecting drug users and their sex partners in Miami, Florida, 1988-1998
    Clyde B McCoy
    Comprehensive Drug Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:187-99. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Drug use and barriers to use of health care services
    C B McCoy
    Health Services Research Center, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:789-806. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Employment among chronic drug users at baseline and 6-month follow-up
    Clyde B McCoy
    Comprehensive Drug Research Center, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1055-67. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The CDRC principles of international health research
    Clyde B McCoy
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Comprehensive Drug Research Center, University of Miami, 1801 NW 9th Avenue, Suite 300, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iv5-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Global overview of injecting drug use and HIV infection
    Clyde B McCoy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33176, USA
    Lancet 365:1008-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and hepatitis C virus among injection drug users who use high risk inner-city locales in Miami, Florida
    Clyde B McCoy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Highland Professional Building, 801 NW 9th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 99:789-93. 2004
  10. doi request reprint A comparison of the efficacy of two interventions to reduce HIV risk behaviors among drug users
    Clyde B McCoy
    University of Miami, FL, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1707-14. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Crack cocaine: effect modifier of RNA viral load and CD4 count in HIV infected African American women
    Robert Duncan
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Front Biosci 12:1488-95. 2007
    ..This report supports a view of deleterious effects due to cocaine use in humans...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevention myths and HIV risk reduction by active drug users
    Lisa R Metsch
    University of Miami, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 16:150-9. 2004
    ..These findings highlight the need for prevention interventions to elicit prevention myths and the full range of risk reduction strategies practiced...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviors and HIV/AIDS prevention education among IDUs in drug treatment in Shanghai
    Min Zhao
    Shanghai Drug Abuse Treatment Center, Shanghai Mental Health Center, 600 South Wanping Road, Shanghai 200030, China
    J Urban Health 82:iv84-91. 2005
    ..Therefore, HIV/AIDS prevention education should to be an important component of drug treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends of HIV risk behaviors in a cohort of injecting drug users and their sex partners in Miami, Florida, 1988-1998
    Clyde B McCoy
    Comprehensive Drug Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:187-99. 2005
    ..Knowledge significantly increased among the long-term HIV negatives and seroconverters but not among those HIV positive in 1988. This analysis demonstrates the need for continued intervention among IDUs and their sex partners...
  5. ncbi request reprint Drug use and barriers to use of health care services
    C B McCoy
    Health Services Research Center, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:789-806. 2001
    ..Both categories of chronic drug users were more likely than non-users not to want health care treatment and to put off seeking needed health care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Employment among chronic drug users at baseline and 6-month follow-up
    Clyde B McCoy
    Comprehensive Drug Research Center, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1055-67. 2007
    ..The majority of CDUs were unemployed at both time periods. Men were more likely than women to exhibit consistent employment over the two time periods. The study's limitations are noted and future research is suggested...
  7. ncbi request reprint The CDRC principles of international health research
    Clyde B McCoy
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Comprehensive Drug Research Center, University of Miami, 1801 NW 9th Avenue, Suite 300, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iv5-8. 2005
    ..This article presents some of the specific challenges encountered in these research efforts and describes what we have done to resolve the problems and work more effectively and efficiently with foreign investigators...
  8. ncbi request reprint Global overview of injecting drug use and HIV infection
    Clyde B McCoy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33176, USA
    Lancet 365:1008-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and hepatitis C virus among injection drug users who use high risk inner-city locales in Miami, Florida
    Clyde B McCoy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Highland Professional Building, 801 NW 9th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 99:789-93. 2004
    ..07, 1.24) and for HIV-1/HCV co-infection (odds ratio = 1.17; 95% confidence interval = 1.09, 1.26). This paper demonstrates that HIV-1/HCV co-infection is highly prevalent among so called "shooting galleries"...
  10. doi request reprint A comparison of the efficacy of two interventions to reduce HIV risk behaviors among drug users
    Clyde B McCoy
    University of Miami, FL, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1707-14. 2011
    ..Both interventions showed changes from baseline to follow-up; RESPECT was more effective than the NIDA standard intervention in reducing high risk sex behaviors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Injection drug use and crack cocaine smoking: independent and dual risk behaviors for HIV infection
    Clyde B McCoy
    Comprehensive Drug Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:535-42. 2004
    ..To explore the independent and dual risks of injection practices and crack smoking, this study examined HIV seroprevalence rates among distinct drug user groups, based on patterns of daily administration...
  12. doi request reprint Sex risk practices among HIV-positive individuals in Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Eduardo E Valverde
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, Florida, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:551-6. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint HIV transmission risk behaviors among HIV-infected persons who are successfully linked to care
    Lisa R Metsch
    Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:577-84. 2008
    ..We examined the relationship between receipt of medical care for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and HIV transmission risk behavior among persons who had received a recent diagnosis of HIV infection...
  14. doi request reprint Mammography use among Haitian women in Miami, Florida: an opportunity for intervention
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:418-21. 2010
    ..Such findings, though not surprising, suggest that grouping all black persons, regardless of ancestry, into one research category may mask variation in disease risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Met and unmet need for dental services among active drug users in Miami, Florida
    Lisa R Metsch
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1801 NW 9th Avenue, 3rd Floor, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 29:176-88. 2002
    ..These services could be integrated into existing behavioral health programs already targeting active drug users...
  16. ncbi request reprint Chronic drug use and reproductive health care among low-income women in Miami, Florida: a comparative study of access, need, and utilization
    Lee A Crandall
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, 1801 NW 9th Ave R 669, 2nd Floor, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 30:321-31. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint A community-based breast cancer screening program for medically underserved women: its effect on disease stage at diagnosis and on hazard of death
    Clyde B McCoy
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miami, Florida 33136
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 15:160-7. 2004
    ..The specific purpose of this study was to assess the effect that EDP participation had on stage at diagnosis and on hazard of death...
  18. ncbi request reprint Quantification of HIV GAG RNA using real time reverse transcriptase PCR
    Paul Shapshak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Front Biosci 10:135-42. 2005
    ..The presented method is highly reproducible and the assay's performance is comparable to prior assays. The assay is validated with an 8-log range down to 80 copies...
  19. doi request reprint Molecular and contextual markers of hepatitis C virus and drug abuse
    Paul Shapshak
    Division of Infectious Disease and International Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Mol Diagn Ther 13:153-79. 2009
    ..In this review, we discuss recent findings concerning the impact of drug abuse, epidemiology, social behavior, virology, immunopathology, and genetics on HCV infection and the course of disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint HIV sexual risk behaviors among injection drug users in Shanghai
    Min Zhao
    Shanghai Drug Abuse Treatment Center, Shanghai Mental Health Center, 600 South Wanping Road Shanghai 200030, China
    Drug Alcohol Depend 82:S43-7. 2006
    ..This study investigated the sexual risk behaviors among injection drug users. (IDUs) in order to inform the development of sexual risk reduction interventions for IDUs...

Research Grants5

  1. Alternative Strategies in the Prevention on HIV/STDS
    Clyde McCoy; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Follow-up over 18 months will allow us to assess how well the changes attributed to the interventions are sustained. The investigators have a long history of community-based research with similar populations. ..