THOMAS L contact PATTERSON

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Hombre Seguro (Safe Men): a sexual risk reduction intervention for male clients of female sex workers
    Eileen V Pitpitan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:475. 2014
  2. pmc Cost-effectiveness of an intervention to reduce HIV/STI incidence and promote condom use among female sex workers in the Mexico-US border region
    José L Burgos
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11413. 2010
  3. pmc Correlates of STI symptoms among female sex workers with truck driver clients in two Mexican border towns
    Nadine E Chen
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:1000. 2012
  4. pmc Mujer Mas Segura (Safer Women): a combination prevention intervention to reduce sexual and injection risks among female sex workers who inject drugs
    Alicia Vera
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:653. 2012
  5. pmc Implementation of an efficacious intervention for high risk women in Mexico: protocol for a multi-site randomized trial with a parallel study of organizational factors
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Implement Sci 7:105. 2012
  6. pmc Reducing harm from HIV/AIDS misconceptions among female sex workers in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico: A cross sectional analysis
    Angela M Robertson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0680, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Harm Reduct J 9:35. 2012
  7. pmc Identifying the HIV transmission bridge: which men are having unsafe sex with female sex workers and with their own wives or steady partners?
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:414-20. 2012
  8. pmc Correlates of unprotected anal sex among men who have sex with men in Tijuana, Mexico
    Sergio Barrón-Limón
    National Center for the Prevention of HIV and AIDS CENSIDA, Mexico City, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 12:433. 2012
  9. pmc Study protocol for the recruitment of female sex workers and their non-commercial partners into couple-based HIV research
    Jennifer L Syvertsen
    Department of Anthropology, University of South Florida, 4202 East FowlerAvenue, SOC 107, Tampa, FL 33620 7200, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:136. 2012
  10. pmc Factors associated with drug-related harms related to policing in Tijuana, Mexico
    Tyson Volkmann
    9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0507, La Jolla, California, 92093 0507, USA
    Harm Reduct J 8:7. 2011

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Publications147 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Hombre Seguro (Safe Men): a sexual risk reduction intervention for male clients of female sex workers
    Eileen V Pitpitan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:475. 2014
    ..We conducted a two-arm randomized controlled trial to test the efficacy of a sexual risk reduction intervention for male clients of FSWs in Tijuana, Mexico...
  2. pmc Cost-effectiveness of an intervention to reduce HIV/STI incidence and promote condom use among female sex workers in the Mexico-US border region
    José L Burgos
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11413. 2010
    ..We assessed this intervention's cost-effectiveness...
  3. pmc Correlates of STI symptoms among female sex workers with truck driver clients in two Mexican border towns
    Nadine E Chen
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:1000. 2012
    ..As part of an international collaborative pilot study, we interviewed FSWs servicing truck driver clients along two major transportation corridors to explore factors associated with recent STI symptoms...
  4. pmc Mujer Mas Segura (Safer Women): a combination prevention intervention to reduce sexual and injection risks among female sex workers who inject drugs
    Alicia Vera
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:653. 2012
    ..We conducted a 2×2 factorial randomized controlled trial to evaluate combination interventions to simultaneously reduce sexual and injection risks among FSW-IDUs in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico...
  5. pmc Implementation of an efficacious intervention for high risk women in Mexico: protocol for a multi-site randomized trial with a parallel study of organizational factors
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Implement Sci 7:105. 2012
    ..Our protocol will test a 'train-the-trainer' implementation model for transporting the Mujer Segura (Healthy Woman) intervention into community-based organizations (CBOs)...
  6. pmc Reducing harm from HIV/AIDS misconceptions among female sex workers in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico: A cross sectional analysis
    Angela M Robertson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0680, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Harm Reduct J 9:35. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  7. pmc Identifying the HIV transmission bridge: which men are having unsafe sex with female sex workers and with their own wives or steady partners?
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:414-20. 2012
    ..To gain insights into bridging behaviors and their correlates among male clients of female sex workers (FSWs)...
  8. pmc Correlates of unprotected anal sex among men who have sex with men in Tijuana, Mexico
    Sergio Barrón-Limón
    National Center for the Prevention of HIV and AIDS CENSIDA, Mexico City, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 12:433. 2012
    ..This study investigated the prevalence and correlates of unprotected anal intercourse (UAI) in a sample of 260 MSM in Tijuana, Mexico...
  9. pmc Study protocol for the recruitment of female sex workers and their non-commercial partners into couple-based HIV research
    Jennifer L Syvertsen
    Department of Anthropology, University of South Florida, 4202 East FowlerAvenue, SOC 107, Tampa, FL 33620 7200, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:136. 2012
    ..We provide an overview of our study and specifically focus on the sampling, recruitment, screening, and successful enrollment of high risk couples into a public health study in this context...
  10. pmc Factors associated with drug-related harms related to policing in Tijuana, Mexico
    Tyson Volkmann
    9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0507, La Jolla, California, 92093 0507, USA
    Harm Reduct J 8:7. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  11. pmc Factors associated with sex in the context of methamphetamine use in different sexual venues among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry MC 0680, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:178. 2010
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  12. pmc Pathways to HIV risk and vulnerability among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered methamphetamine users: a multi-cohort gender-based analysis
    Brandon D L Marshall
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, St, Paul s Hospital, 608 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:20. 2011
    ..We sought to assess potential relationships between MA use and individual, social, and structural HIV vulnerabilities among sexual minority (lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgendered) drug users...
  13. pmc HIV risk profiles among HIV-positive, methamphetamine-using men who have sex with both men and women
    Nadine Nakamura
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 40:793-801. 2011
    ..This study showed that there were important differences in primary and secondary prevention needs of MSM and MSMW. These findings have implications for both primary and secondary HIV prevention among these high-risk populations...
  14. pmc Methamphetamine use, attitudes about condoms, and sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Nadine Nakamura
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 40:267-72. 2011
    ..Addressing methamphetamine-using MSM's attitudes about condoms can serve as a form of harm reduction for those who are not yet ready or willing to discontinue methamphetamine use...
  15. pmc Correlates of obsessive-compulsive disorder in a sample of HIV-positive, methamphetamine-using men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1153-60. 2011
    ..These data suggest the need for increased awareness and understanding of the role that OCD may play in the drug use behaviors and risky sexual practices of methamphetamine users...
  16. pmc Injection drug use as a mediator between client-perpetrated abuse and HIV status among female sex workers in two Mexico-US border cities
    Monica D Ulibarri
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:179-85. 2011
    ..Results suggest the need to address client-perpetrated violence and injection drug use when assessing HIV risk among FSWs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Development and pilot testing of a new psychosocial intervention for older Latinos with chronic psychosis
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, USA
    Schizophr Bull 31:922-30. 2005
    ....
  18. pmc Efficacy of a brief behavioral intervention to promote condom use among female sex workers in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
    Thomas L Patterson
    University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2051-7. 2008
    ..We examined the efficacy of a brief behavioral intervention to promote condom use among female sex workers in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico...
  19. pmc Methamphetamine-using HIV-positive men who have sex with men: correlates of polydrug use
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Urban Health 82:i120-6. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Functional adaptation skills training (FAST): a randomized trial of a psychosocial intervention for middle-aged and older patients with chronic psychotic disorders
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Schizophr Res 86:291-9. 2006
    ..This study evaluated a psychosocial intervention designed to improve everyday living skills of middle-aged and older outpatients with chronic psychotic disorders...
  21. ncbi request reprint From Don Giovanni to Magic Johnson: methodological conundrums in the measurement of sexual risk behavior
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla 92093 0680, USA
    Ann Behav Med 29:83-5. 2005
  22. doi request reprint Adjunctive psychosocial therapies for the treatment of schizophrenia
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, United States
    Schizophr Res 100:108-19. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of sexual and drug use behaviors between female sex workers in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, 92093 0680, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1535-49. 2006
    ..These preliminary results suggest that risk profiles for HIV/sexually transmitted infection among FSWs in these two Mexico-U.S. border cities differ, suggesting a need to tailor interventions to the specific needs in each city...
  24. pmc Correlates of HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and associated high-risk behaviors among male clients of female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    AIDS 23:1765-71. 2009
    ..To determine sociodemographic and behavioral correlates of HIV infection among male clients of female sex workers (FSWs) in Tijuana...
  25. pmc Prevalence and correlates of HIV infection among female sex workers in 2 Mexico-US border cities
    Thomas L Patterson
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:728-32. 2008
    ..We examined human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevalence and correlates among female sex workers (FSWs) in Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez, 2 large cities on the Mexico-US border...
  26. pmc Measurement of functional capacity: a new approach to understanding functional differences and real-world behavioral adaptation in those with mental illness
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 6:139-54. 2010
    ..Limitations of existing methods of assessing functional capacity are discussed, and future areas of research are suggested...
  27. ncbi request reprint UCSD Performance-Based Skills Assessment: development of a new measure of everyday functioning for severely mentally ill adults
    T L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, La Jolla, San Diego 92093 0680, USA
    Schizophr Bull 27:235-45. 2001
    ..The UPSA scores correlated highly with those on another performance-based measure. We believe that UPSA would be useful for assessing everyday functioning in severely mentally ill adults...
  28. ncbi request reprint Medication management ability assessment: results from a performance-based measure in older outpatients with schizophrenia
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 22:11-9. 2002
    ..The measure was related to severity of cognitive impairment, suggesting that adherence may improve with psychotropic and psychosocial interventions that target these deficits...
  29. ncbi request reprint Functional adaptation skills training (FAST): a pilot psychosocial intervention study in middle-aged and older patients with chronic psychotic disorders
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:17-23. 2003
    ..Developing behavioral interventions to improve functioning of older patients with schizophrenia and other chronic psychoses has the potential to significantly increase the patients' independence and quality of life...
  30. ncbi request reprint Reducing the sexual risk behaviors of HIV+ individuals: outcome of a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0680, USA
    Ann Behav Med 25:137-45. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that a brief intervention can result in large reductions in HIV transmission risks among HIV+individuals, but the relative benefit of one intervention approach over another remains unclear...
  31. ncbi request reprint Social skills performance assessment among older patients with schizophrenia
    T L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Schizophr Res 48:351-60. 2001
    ..Bellack, A., Morrison, R., Wixted, J., Mueser, K., 1990. An analysis of social competence in schizophrenia. Br. J. Psychiatry 156, 809--818)...
  32. pmc Sexual risk reduction among HIV-positive drug-using men who have sex with men
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA
    J Urban Health 80:iii77-87. 2003
    ..sexual risks be reduced in the context of active drug use? Are different patterns of drug use, or specific drugs, associated with increased risk behavior? How do gender, race, and culture relate to the efficacy of specific interventions?..
  33. pmc Life events and sexual risk among HIV-negative, heterosexual, methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Sex Res 47:355-63. 2010
    ..These data support future research to identify underlying mechanisms that link negative life events to sexual risk taking in this high-risk population...
  34. pmc Subjective and objective quality of life in schizophrenia
    Jenille M Narvaez
    University of California, San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, 9500 Gilman Drive 0851, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Schizophr Res 98:201-8. 2008
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and behavioral correlates of depressed mood among female methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2007
    ..Psychosocial and behavioral factors are discussed in terms of treatment protocols for mood regulation and meth abatement in the target population...
  36. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine use, impulsivity, and sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Addict Dis 25:105-14. 2006
    ..This suggests that targeting impulsivity in interventions may help reduce sexual risk behaviors in high intensity meth-using HIV-positive MSM...
  37. ncbi request reprint Association of negative life event stress with coagulation activity in elderly Alzheimer caregivers
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0680, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:145-50. 2003
    ..We wondered whether negative life stress might affect hemostatic function in caregivers...
  38. ncbi request reprint Coping processes and hemostatic reactivity to acute stress in dementia caregivers
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:964-71. 2005
    ..A hypercoagulable stress response might contribute to the increased cardiovascular risk in Alzheimer's caregivers...
  39. ncbi request reprint Determinants of real-world functional performance in schizophrenia subjects: correlations with cognition, functional capacity, and symptoms
    Christopher R Bowie
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:418-25. 2006
    ..Assessment of the ability to perform life skills under optimal conditions (i.e., assessment of functional capacity) has been proposed as a means to clarify these relationships...
  40. ncbi request reprint Assessing disability in older patients with schizophrenia: results from the WHODAS-II
    Christine McKibbin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:405-13. 2004
    ..The findings offer strong evidence for reliability and some evidence for validity of the WHODAS-II in older patients with schizophrenia...
  41. pmc Predicting schizophrenia patients' real-world behavior with specific neuropsychological and functional capacity measures
    Christopher R Bowie
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:505-11. 2008
    ..This study examined the different predictive relationships between NP domains, functional competence, social competence, symptoms, and real-world behavior in domains of work skills, interpersonal relationships, and community activities...
  42. pmc Methamphetamine-using felons: psychosocial and behavioral characteristics
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Addict 17:28-35. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that targeting meth use patterns and motivations, social networks, and sexual risk behaviors of meth-using felons may help to reduce HIV/AIDS transmission in and outside the prison system...
  43. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk behavior of HIV-positive methamphetamine-using men who have sex with men: the role of partner serostatus and partner type
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 35:461-71. 2006
    ....
  44. pmc Efficacy of a behavioral intervention for increasing safer sex behaviors in HIV-positive MSM methamphetamine users: results from the EDGE study
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:249-57. 2007
    ..This study examined the efficacy of a behavioral intervention for increasing safer sex behaviors in the context of ongoing methamphetamine use in a sample of HIV-positive, methamphetamine-using MSM...
  45. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life and functioning of middle-aged and elderly adults with bipolar disorder
    Colin A Depp
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92161, and the VA Health Services Research and Development Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:215-21. 2006
    ..We evaluated health-related quality of life and functioning (HRQoLF) among older outpatients with bipolar disorder as well as the relationship of HRQoLF to bipolar illness characteristics...
  46. pmc Family conflict and depression in HIV-negative heterosexuals: the role of methamphetamine use
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:341-7. 2009
    ..Reducing family conflict may be an important first step toward ameliorating depressive symptoms and creating more supportive environments for methamphetamine users who are in urgent need of effective interventions...
  47. ncbi request reprint Functioning and well-being of middle-aged and older patients with schizophrenia: measurement with the 36-item short-form (SF-36) health survey
    Andres Sciolla
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:629-37. 2003
    ..The SF-36 is a generic outcome measure that provides a profile of functioning in several different domains...
  48. pmc Sexual marathons and methamphetamine use among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0680, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:583-90. 2009
    ..In multivariate analyses, use of sildenafil in the past two months was significantly correlated with participation in sexual marathons. Findings are discussed in terms of their implications for HIV/STI prevention and intervention...
  49. pmc Predictors of safer sex intentions and protected sex among heterosexual HIV-negative methamphetamine users: an expanded model of the Theory of Planned Behavior
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:17-24. 2009
    ..g., methamphetamine use). Effective interventions for increasing safer sex practices in methamphetamine user will likely include constructs from this model with augmentations to help reduce methamphetamine use...
  50. pmc Differences in sexual risk behaviors among male and female HIV-seronegative heterosexual methamphetamine users
    W Susan Cheng
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:295-300. 2009
    ..Despite increased awareness and attention towards methamphetamine (MA) use among men who have sex with men (MSM), few studies have examined behaviors and effects of MA use among heterosexual populations...
  51. ncbi request reprint Dementia severity of the care receiver predicts procoagulant response in Alzheimer caregivers
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:694-703. 2006
    ..Research has demonstrated that spousal dementia caregivers have elevated levels of D-dimer relative to their non-caregiving peers...
  52. pmc Personal mastery is associated with reduced sympathetic arousal in stressed Alzheimer caregivers
    Susan K Roepke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:310-7. 2008
    ..This study examines the relationship between mastery and sympathetic arousal in elderly caregivers, as measured by norepinephrine (NE) reactivity to an acute psychological stressor...
  53. pmc Ethnic differences in substance use, sexual risk behaviors, and psychosocial factors in a sample of heterosexual methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1101-20. 2009
    ..Limitations and potential applications of these findings to prevention and treatment programs for ethnic minority populations are discussed...
  54. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a behavioral intervention for increasing safer sex behaviors in HIV-negative, heterosexual methamphetamine users: results from the Fast-Lane Study
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:263-74. 2007
    ..The risk of acquiring HIV is particularly high among persons who use methamphetamine, which is often associated with unprotected sex and high numbers of sexual partners...
  55. ncbi request reprint Sexual compulsivity in a sample of HIV-positive methamphetamine-using gay and bisexual men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:587-98. 2006
    ..The results suggest that more attention should be focused on sexual compulsivity and its correlates to determine how they may contribute to resistance to sexual behavior change in this high-risk population...
  56. ncbi request reprint Negative self-perceptions and sexual risk behavior among heterosexual methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1797-810. 2005
    ..Findings are discussed in relation to the need for further research into the role of negative self-perceptions as a determinant of sexual risk behavior among methamphetamine users...
  57. ncbi request reprint Binge use of methamphetamine among HIV-positive men who have sex with men: pilot data and HIV prevention implications
    Shirley J Semple
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0680, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:133-47. 2003
    ..The findings are discussed in relation to drug treatment approaches and the development of behavioral interventions...
  58. ncbi request reprint Sleep in spousal caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease
    Christine L McKibbin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, CA, USA
    Sleep 28:1245-50. 2005
    ..This study examined differences in objective and subjective measures of sleep between caregivers and noncaregivers...
  59. pmc A comparison of registered and unregistered female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico
    Nicole Sirotin
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, LaJolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:101-9. 2010
    ..We examined correlates of registration to determine if it confers measurable health benefits...
  60. ncbi request reprint Improvement in social competence with short-term atypical antipsychotic treatment: a randomized, double-blind comparison of quetiapine versus risperidone for social competence, social cognition, and neuropsychological functioning
    Philip D Harvey
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1918-25. 2006
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial functioning on the Independent Living Skills Survey in older outpatients with schizophrenia
    Dimitri Perivoliotis
    San Diego State University University of California San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    Schizophr Res 69:307-16. 2004
    ..Information provided by the instrument might be useful to guide rehabilitation efforts and measure functioning changes in response to treatment in this population...
  62. pmc Correlates of unprotected sex with female sex workers among male clients in Tijuana, Mexico
    Shira M Goldenberg
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:319-24. 2010
    ..Comparable data on FSWs' clients are lacking. We explored correlates of unprotected sex with FSWs among male clients in Tijuana...
  63. pmc Using respondent-driven sampling in a hidden population at risk of HIV infection: who do HIV-positive recruiters recruit?
    Daniela Abramovitz
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:750-6. 2009
    ..We examined recruitment patterns of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive injection drug users (IDUs) and identified factors associated with being recruited by an HIV-positive IDU in a RDS-based study...
  64. ncbi request reprint Perceived behavior of others and AIDS risk behavior among heterosexually-identified methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2006
    ..Strategies for addressing negative social influences in the context of sexual risk reduction interventions are described...
  65. pmc Usefulness of the UCSD performance-based skills assessment (UPSA) for predicting residential independence in patients with chronic schizophrenia
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 42:320-7. 2008
    ..43, p=.015). The UPSA is a brief measure of functional capacity that predicts the ability of patients with schizophrenia to reside independently in the community...
  66. ncbi request reprint Motivations associated with methamphetamine use among HIV+ men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 22:149-56. 2002
    ..A variety of treatment approaches are used to describe how client insights into motivations can be used by clinicians to promote change in drug use and sexual risk behavior...
  67. pmc The course of neuropsychological performance and functional capacity in older patients with schizophrenia: influences of previous history of long-term institutional stay
    Philip D Harvey
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:933-9. 2010
    ..The present study examined older outpatients who varied in their lifetime history of long-term psychiatric inpatient stay...
  68. pmc Methamphetamine initiation among HIV-positive gay and bisexual men
    Nadine Nakamura
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1176-84. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that methamphetamine initiation among gay and bisexual men is multifaceted, which could have implications for intervention development...
  69. ncbi request reprint Female methamphetamine users: social characteristics and sexual risk behavior
    Shirley J Semple
    University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Women Health 40:35-50. 2004
    ..These finding suggest that behavioral interventions should be tailored to the social characteristics of female meth users, and program content should reflect the intertwining of women's sexual experience and meth use...
  70. pmc Increased drug use and STI risk with injection drug use among HIV-seronegative heterosexual methamphetamine users
    W Susan Cheng
    Native American Alliance for Emergency Preparedness NAAEP, California Department of Health Care Services, Davis, CA, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 42:11-8. 2010
    ..HIV and STI prevention interventions should be tailored according to MA users' method of administration...
  71. pmc Correlates of injection drug use among female sex workers in two Mexico-U.S. border cities
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:132-40. 2008
    ..To characterize the overlap between injection drug use and sex work by women in Tijuana and Cd. Juarez, situated on the Mexico-U.S. border...
  72. ncbi request reprint A qualitative exploration of female sex work in Tijuana, Mexico
    Jesus Bucardo
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California 92093 0680, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 33:343-51. 2004
    ..These results suggest the need to develop culturally appropriate safer sex interventions for FSWs in Mexican border cities...
  73. pmc History of abuse and psychological distress symptoms among female sex workers in two Mexico-U.S. border cities
    Monica D Ulibarri
    University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Violence Vict 24:399-413. 2009
    ..Social support was also significantly associated with fewer symptoms of distress; however, it was not shown to moderate the relationship between abuse history and distress...
  74. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions for HIV-positive and HCV-positive drug users
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of International Health and Cross Cultural Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:115-30. 2006
    ....
  75. pmc An exploration of contextual factors that influence HIV risk in female sex workers in Mexico: The Social Ecological Model applied to HIV risk behaviors
    Sandra E Larios
    San Diego State University University of California San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1335-42. 2009
    ..Understanding the contextual factors associated with condom use among subgroups of FSWs has important implications for the development of HIV prevention interventions...
  76. pmc Predictors of sexual risk reduction among Mexican female sex workers enrolled in a behavioral intervention study
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:S42-6. 2009
    ..We determined whether increases in condom use were predicted by social cognitive theory and injection drug user status among women randomized to this intervention...
  77. ncbi request reprint Determinants of condom use stage of change among heterosexually-identified methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:391-400. 2004
    ..The findings are discussed in relation to the development of sexual risk reduction interventions for heterosexual meth users...
  78. pmc Binge use and sex and drug use behaviors among HIV(-), heterosexual methamphetamine users in San Diego
    W Susan Cheng
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:116-33. 2010
    ..This study identified sociodemographic factors, drug using practices, sexual behaviors, and motivational factors associated with binge (a period of uninterrupted) methamphetamine (MA) use among heterosexual MA users...
  79. pmc Persistent versus transient depressive symptoms in relation to platelet hyperactivation: a longitudinal analysis of dementia caregivers
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Affect Disord 116:80-7. 2009
    ..The primary objective was to investigate whether persistent depressive symptoms would relate to elevated platelet activation in response to acute psychological stress over a three-year period...
  80. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking and military deployment: a prospective evaluation
    Besa Smith
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106 3521, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:539-46. 2008
    ..The current study describes new smoking among never-smokers, smoking recidivism among past smokers, and change in daily smoking among smokers in relation to military deployment...
  81. ncbi request reprint The context of sexual risk behavior among heterosexual methamphetamine users
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, University of California San Diego, Clinical Sciences Building, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Addict Behav 29:807-10. 2004
    ..Participants reported an average of 9.4 sex partners over 2 months. The findings are discussed in relation to HIV prevention messages and the development of sexual risk reduction interventions for HIV-negative, heterosexual meth users...
  82. pmc Characteristics of female sex workers with US clients in two Mexico-US border cities
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:263-8. 2008
    ..Quasilegal prostitution in both cities attracts large numbers of sex tourists. We compared FSWs with and without US clients in both cities...
  83. ncbi request reprint Acute procoagulant stress response as a dynamic measure of allostatic load in Alzheimer caregivers
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0680, USA
    Ann Behav Med 26:42-8. 2003
    ..The acute procoagulant stress response might constitute a dynamic mediator of allostatic load in Alzheimer caregivers...
  84. ncbi request reprint Measuring cognitive insight in middle-aged and older patients with psychotic disorders
    Paola Pedrelli
    VA San Diego Healthcare System 116B, Psychology Services, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Schizophr Res 71:297-305. 2004
    ..This instrument is a promising tool for measuring the role of cognitive change in a broad range of patients experiencing psychosis...
  85. pmc Sexual risk behavior associated with co-administration of methamphetamine and other drugs in a sample of HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Addict 18:65-72. 2009
    ..Implications for further research and possible applications to risk-reduction interventions are discussed...
  86. doi request reprint Performance-based and subjective measures of functioning in middle-aged and older adults with bipolar disorder
    Colin A Depp
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego VA San Diego Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive 116A 1, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:471-5. 2009
    ..Given its relative independence from symptoms, the UPSA may be useful in gauging the effectiveness of rehabilitation for bipolar disorder...
  87. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms predict norepinephrine response to a psychological stressor task in Alzheimer's caregivers
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:638-42. 2005
    ..The current study examined the relations between the level of depressive symptoms in spousal caregivers and the physiological response to a psychological stress task...
  88. pmc Polydrug use among IDUs in Tijuana, Mexico: correlates of methamphetamine use and route of administration by gender
    Melanie L Rusch
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    J Urban Health 86:760-75. 2009
    ..Routes of administration differed by gender and subgroup which has important implications for tailoring harm reduction interventions and drug abuse treatment...
  89. pmc Specificity of cognitive and behavioral variables to positive and negative affect
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Behav Res Ther 47:608-15. 2009
    ..If confirmed, the findings suggest the utility of focusing interventions on each of these components in the management of depressive symptoms...
  90. pmc Modular psychotherapy for anxiety in older primary care patients
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    Psychiatry Department, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 9116, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:483-92. 2009
    ..To develop and test a modular psychotherapy protocol in older primary care patients with anxiety disorders...
  91. ncbi request reprint Direct assessment of functional abilities: relevance to persons with schizophrenia
    Christine L McKibbin
    University of California San Diego, VA San Diego Healthcare System, CA 92161, USA
    Schizophr Res 72:53-67. 2004
    ..To review functional outcome assessment strategies specifically focusing on performance-based measures used in patients with schizophrenia...
  92. ncbi request reprint Generalized cognitive impairments, ability to perform everyday tasks, and level of independence in community living situations of older patients with psychosis
    Elizabeth W Twamley
    UCSD Department of Psychiatry, VA San Diego Healthcare System 116A 1, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, La Jolla, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:2013-20. 2002
    ....
  93. ncbi request reprint Anxiety symptoms and quality of life in middle-aged and older outpatients with schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1476-82. 2003
    ..This study examined whether anxiety symptoms make an independent contribution to poorer quality of life among middle-aged and older outpatients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder...
  94. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in geriatric generalized anxiety disorder: a preliminary investigation
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcase System, 9500 Gilman Drive, Dept 0603V, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 38:305-12. 2004
    ..To examine the impact of late-life generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) on health-related quality of life...
  95. pmc Mobile interventions for severe mental illness: design and preliminary data from three approaches
    Colin A Depp
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:715-21. 2010
    ..Therefore, mobile devices seem feasible and acceptable in augmenting psychosocial interventions for severe mental illness, with future research in establishing efficacy, cost effectiveness, and ethical and safety protocols...
  96. pmc Medical conditions and depressive, anxiety, and somatic symptoms in older adults with and without generalized anxiety disorder
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Aging Ment Health 14:764-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine medical illness and anxiety, depressive, and somatic symptoms in older medical patients with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)...
  97. doi request reprint Distribution of sexually transmitted diseases and risk factors by work locations among female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico
    Melanie L A Rusch
    Division of Global Public Health, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:608-14. 2010
    ..We examined the spatial distribution of STDs by work venue among FSWs in Tijuana...
  98. pmc Association between chronic caregiving stress and impaired endothelial function in the elderly
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2599-606. 2010
    ..We examined the relationship between chronic caregiving stress and endothelial function...
  99. ncbi request reprint A comparison of injection and non-injection methamphetamine-using HIV positive men who have sex with men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:203-12. 2004
    ..The unique characteristics of injection meth users are discussed in relation to the development of effective HIV prevention programs for the target population...
  100. pmc Effects of chronic stress on memory decline in cognitively normal and mildly impaired older adults
    Guerry M Peavy
    UCSD Shiley Marcos Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of California San Diego, 8950 Villa La Jolla Drive, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1384-91. 2009
    ..The authors sought to determine the prospective association between subjective and objective measures of chronic stress and rate of memory decline in cognitively normal and mildly impaired older adults...
  101. pmc Older adults are less accurate than younger adults at identifying symptoms of anxiety and depression
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 9111, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:623-6. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that additional efforts are needed to educate the general public, particularly older adults, about anxiety and its symptoms...

Research Grants39

  1. Functional Skills Training For Late Life Schizophrenia
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Data will allow us to determine short-term effects of our intervention, effectiveness of maintenance sessions, and post-intervention duration of treatment effects. ..
  2. HIV/STD Risk Reduction and Maintenance in At-Risk People
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on individual factors (e.g.,ethnicity, gender) and psychosocial factors (e.g., readiness for change) will be explored. ..
  3. Behavior Change and Maintenance Intervention for HIV+ MSM Methamphetamine Users
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., binge use, injection, polydrug use) and key psychosocial factors (e.g., sexual compulsivity, experiences of abuse) will be explored. ..
  4. HIV/STD Risk Reduction and Maintenance in At-Risk People
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on individual factors (e.g.,ethnicity, gender) and psychosocial factors (e.g., readiness for change) will be explored. ..
  5. Validating Assessments of Real-World Outcome
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  6. Intervention for Female Workers in Mexico
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on social, contextual, and interpersonal factors will be explored. ..
  7. Behavior Change and Maintenance Intervention for HIV+ MSM Methamphetamine Users
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..g., binge use, injection, polydrug use) and key psychosocial factors (e.g., sexual compulsivity, experiences of abuse) will be explored. ..
  8. Reducing HIV/STD risk, methamphetamine use, and depression among heterosexuals
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  9. Validating Assessments of Real-World Outcome
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  10. Intervention for Female Workers in Mexico
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on social, contextual, and interpersonal factors will be explored. ..
  11. Reducing HIV/STD risk, methamphetamine use, and depression among heterosexuals
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  12. Intervention for Female Workers in Mexico
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on social, contextual, and interpersonal factors will be explored. ..
  13. Functional Skills Training For Late Life Schizophrenia
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Data will allow us to determine short-term effects of our intervention, effectiveness of maintenance sessions, and post-intervention duration of treatment effects. ..
  14. Implementation of an efficacious intervention for High Risk Women in Mexico
    THOMAS L contact PATTERSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  15. Functional Skills Training For Late Life Schizophrenia
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Data will allow us to determine short-term effects of our intervention, effectiveness of maintenance sessions, and post-intervention duration of treatment effects. ..
  16. Validating Assessments of Real-World Outcome
    Thomas L Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  17. Behavior Change and Maintenance Intervention for HIV+ MSM Methamphetamine Users
    Thomas L Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g., binge use, injection, polydrug use) and key psychosocial factors (e.g., sexual compulsivity, experiences of abuse) will be explored. ..
  18. HIV/STD Risk Reduction and Maintenance in At-Risk People
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on individual factors (e.g.,ethnicity, gender) and psychosocial factors (e.g., readiness for change) will be explored. ..
  19. Intervention for Female Workers in Mexico
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on social, contextual, and interpersonal factors will be explored. ..
  20. Safer sex intervention for male clients of female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico
    Thomas L Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  21. Behavior Change and Maintenance Intervention for HIV+ MSM Methamphetamine Users
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., binge use,injection, polydrug use) and key psychosocial factors (e.g., sexual compulsivity, experiences of abuse) will be explored. ..
  22. HIV/STD Risk Reduction and Maintenance in At-Risk People
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on individual factors (e.g.,ethnicity, gender) and psychosocial factors (e.g., readiness for change) will be explored. ..
  23. Functional Skills Training For Late Life Schizophrenia
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will allow us to determine short-term effects of our intervention, effectiveness of maintenance sessions, and post-intervention duration of treatment effects. ..
  24. Functional Skills Training For Late Life Schizophrenia
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will allow us to determine short-term effects of our intervention, effectiveness of maintenance sessions, and post-intervention duration of treatment effects. ..
  25. Functional Skills Training For Late Life Schizophrenia
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Data will allow us to determine short-term effects of our intervention, effectiveness of maintenance sessions, and post-intervention duration of treatment effects. ..
  26. HIV/STD Risk Reduction and Maintenance in At-Risk People
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on individual factors (e.g.,ethnicity, gender) and psychosocial factors (e.g., readiness for change) will be explored. ..
  27. Behavior Change and Maintenance Intervention for HIV+ MSM Methamphetamine Users
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g., binge use, injection, polydrug use) and key psychosocial factors (e.g., sexual compulsivity, experiences of abuse) will be explored. ..
  28. Intervention for Female Workers in Mexico
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on social, contextual, and interpersonal factors will be explored. ..
  29. Reducing HIV/STD risk, methamphetamine use, and depression among heterosexuals
    Thomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  30. Behavior Change and Maintenance Intervention for HIV+ MSM Methamphetamine Users
    Thomas L Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g., binge use, injection, polydrug use) and key psychosocial factors (e.g., sexual compulsivity, experiences of abuse) will be explored. ..