Joel Milam

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Competing definitions of contextual environments
    Zaria Tatalovich
    Department of Geography, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 0255, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 5:55. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic growth and HIV disease progression
    Joel Milam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033 9175, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:817-27. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Parental stress and childhood wheeze in a prospective cohort study
    Joel Milam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Asthma 45:319-23. 2008
  4. pmc Correlates of unprotected sex among adult heterosexual men living with HIV
    Joel Milam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue MS9175, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Urban Health 83:669-81. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of a brief antiretroviral adherence intervention delivered by HIV care providers
    Joel Milam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:356-63. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of brief safer-sex counseling by medical providers to HIV-1 seropositive patients: a multi-clinic assessment
    Jean L Richardson
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 90033, USA
    AIDS 18:1179-86. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Using patient risk indicators to plan prevention strategies in the clinical care setting
    Jean L Richardson
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:S88-94. 2004
  8. pmc Rodent allergen in Los Angeles inner city homes of children with asthma
    Jill Berg
    School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 85:52-61. 2008
  9. pmc Trait mindfulness helps shield decision-making from translating into health-risk behavior
    David S Black
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:588-92. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between contextual socioeconomic factors and prevalent asthma in a cohort of Southern California school children
    Ketan Shankardass
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:1792-806. 2007

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Publications20

  1. pmc Competing definitions of contextual environments
    Zaria Tatalovich
    Department of Geography, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 0255, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 5:55. 2006
    ..The sensitivity of census variable estimates to the choice of community boundaries and weights was assessed using standard tests of significance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic growth and HIV disease progression
    Joel Milam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033 9175, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:817-27. 2006
    ..PTG was inversely associated with viral load among those low (vs. high) in pessimism. Although PTG was inversely associated with depressive symptoms, alcohol, and illicit drug use, these factors did not account for the findings...
  3. doi request reprint Parental stress and childhood wheeze in a prospective cohort study
    Joel Milam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Asthma 45:319-23. 2008
    ..Although studies indicate that psychological stress is linked with asthma morbidity, it is unknown whether stress is associated with the incidence of asthma symptoms...
  4. pmc Correlates of unprotected sex among adult heterosexual men living with HIV
    Joel Milam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue MS9175, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Urban Health 83:669-81. 2006
    ..Prevention efforts among sexually active adult heterosexual men living with HIV may benefit from focusing on improving attitudes towards condom use regardless of partner relationship status...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of a brief antiretroviral adherence intervention delivered by HIV care providers
    Joel Milam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:356-63. 2005
    ..More intensive intervention is needed to improve adherence among patients who are initially less than 95% adherent...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of brief safer-sex counseling by medical providers to HIV-1 seropositive patients: a multi-clinic assessment
    Jean L Richardson
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 90033, USA
    AIDS 18:1179-86. 2004
    ..To test the efficacy of brief, safer-sex counseling by medical providers of HIV-positive patients during medical visits...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using patient risk indicators to plan prevention strategies in the clinical care setting
    Jean L Richardson
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:S88-94. 2004
    ..These factors can be easily assessed and used as a basis for tailoring safer sex counseling in the clinic setting...
  8. pmc Rodent allergen in Los Angeles inner city homes of children with asthma
    Jill Berg
    School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 85:52-61. 2008
    ..Many of the predictors of rodent allergen are amenable to low-cost interventions that can be integrated with other measures to reduce exposure to indoor allergens...
  9. pmc Trait mindfulness helps shield decision-making from translating into health-risk behavior
    David S Black
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:588-92. 2012
    ..The present study examined the moderating effect of trait mindfulness on associations between intentions to smoke (ITS)/smoking refusal self-efficacy (SRSE) and smoking frequency...
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between contextual socioeconomic factors and prevalent asthma in a cohort of Southern California school children
    Ketan Shankardass
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:1792-806. 2007
    ..g., lower SES may associate with higher protective exposures to endotoxin in early life), or by SEP acting as a proxy for unmeasured neighborhood characteristics...
  11. pmc Parental stress increases the detrimental effect of traffic exposure on children's lung function
    Talat Islam
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:822-7. 2011
    ..Emerging evidence indicates that psychosocial stress enhances the effect of traffic exposure on the development of asthma...
  12. ncbi request reprint The protective influence of spirituality and "Health-as-a-Value" against monthly substance use among adolescents varying in risk
    Anamara Ritt-Olson
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California, Alhambra, California 91803, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:192-9. 2004
    ..To investigate the influence of two potentially protective factors, Health-as-a-Value and spirituality, on monthly alcohol, cigarette, and marijuana use in two multiethnic groups of adolescents varying in risk...
  13. pmc Sitting-meditation interventions among youth: a review of treatment efficacy
    David S Black
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, Alhambra, CA 91803 4737, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e532-41. 2009
    ..We systematically reviewed empirical studies for the health-related effects of sitting-meditative practices implemented among youth aged 6 to 18 years in school, clinic, and community settings...
  14. doi request reprint Social environment and asthma: associations with crime and No Child Left Behind programmes
    Ketan Shankardass
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:859-65. 2011
    ..The relationship between asthma and socio-economic status remains unclear. The authors investigated how neighbourhood, school and community social environments were associated with incident asthma in Southern California schoolchildren...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cockroach counts and house dust allergen concentrations after professional cockroach control and cleaning
    Rob McConnell
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 91:546-52. 2003
    ..However, there have been few studies of interventions to reduce exposures in this setting...
  16. ncbi request reprint Exploring peers as a mediator of the association between depression and smoking in young adolescents
    Anamara Ritt-Olson
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:77-98. 2005
    ..Peer influence was related to depressed affect for both genders. These results provide evidence that peer influences are an important variable to take into consideration when addressing a depression smoking relationship...
  17. pmc Psychometric assessment of the Mindful Attention Awareness Scale (MAAS) among Chinese adolescents
    David S Black
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Assessment 19:42-52. 2012
    ..The findings suggest that the MAAS is a sound measure of trait mindfulness among Chinese adolescents. To reduce respondent burden, the MAAS 6-item short-scale provides an option to measure trait mindfulness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Use of and adherence to antiretroviral therapy is associated with decreased sexual risk behavior in HIV clinic patients
    Catherine Diamond
    University of California Irvine Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Orange, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:211-8. 2005
    ..6 (95% CI 0.5-0.8, P < 0.001). Contrary to expectations, use of and adherence to ART and their consequent suppression of HIV were associated with a decreased prevalence of self-reported risky sexual behavior...
  19. ncbi request reprint Are HIV care providers talking with patients about safer sex and disclosure?: A multi-clinic assessment
    Gary Marks
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 16:1953-7. 2002
    ..To examine HIV-positive patients' reports of whether HIV care providers ever talked with them about practicing safer sex and disclosing seropositive status to sex partners...
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of erectile dysfunction medication and unsafe sex among HIV+ men who have sex with men in care
    Gary Marks
    Int J STD AIDS 16:271-2. 2005