S D Rhodes

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exploring the health behavior disparities of gay men in the United States: comparing gay male university students to their heterosexual peers
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J LGBT Health Res 3:15-23. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk among men who have sex with men in the United States: a comparison of an Internet sample and a conventional outreach sample
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 14:41-50. 2002
  3. pmc Collecting behavioural data using the world wide web: considerations for researchers
    S D Rhodes
    The Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:68-73. 2003
  4. pmc Hepatitis A vaccination among young African American men who have sex with men in the deep south: psychosocial predictors
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Campus Box 7440, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:31S-36S. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of hepatitis B vaccination among young African-American gay men in the deep south
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Public Health Services, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:449-54. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates of hepatitis B vaccination in a high-risk population: an Internet sample
    S D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    Am J Med 110:628-32. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with testing for hepatitis C in an internet-recruited sample of men who have sex with men
    S D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 28:515-20. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint A community-based rapid assessment of HIV behavioural risk disparities within a large sample of gay men in southeastern USA: a comparison of African American, Latino and white men
    S D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences and the Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    AIDS Care 18:1018-24. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparing MSM in the southeastern United States who participated in an HIV prevention chat room-based outreach intervention and those who did not: how different are the baseline HIV-risk profiles?
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:180-90. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Using hepatitis A and B vaccination as a paradigm for effective HIV vaccine delivery
    Scott D Rhodes
    Section on Society and Health, Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Sex Health 4:121-7. 2007

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Exploring the health behavior disparities of gay men in the United States: comparing gay male university students to their heterosexual peers
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J LGBT Health Res 3:15-23. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk among men who have sex with men in the United States: a comparison of an Internet sample and a conventional outreach sample
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 14:41-50. 2002
    ....
  3. pmc Collecting behavioural data using the world wide web: considerations for researchers
    S D Rhodes
    The Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:68-73. 2003
    ..To identify and describe advantages, challenges, and ethical considerations of web based behavioural data collection...
  4. pmc Hepatitis A vaccination among young African American men who have sex with men in the deep south: psychosocial predictors
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Campus Box 7440, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:31S-36S. 2003
    ..02). Our findings underscore the need to increase vaccination through innovative approaches to reduce perceived barriers to vaccination while increasing provider-patient communication and self-efficacy to complete the vaccine series...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of hepatitis B vaccination among young African-American gay men in the deep south
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Public Health Services, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:449-54. 2003
    ..Despite recommendations for vaccination against hepatitis B virus (HBV) of men who have sex with men (MSM), most remain unvaccinated...
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates of hepatitis B vaccination in a high-risk population: an Internet sample
    S D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    Am J Med 110:628-32. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with testing for hepatitis C in an internet-recruited sample of men who have sex with men
    S D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 28:515-20. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint A community-based rapid assessment of HIV behavioural risk disparities within a large sample of gay men in southeastern USA: a comparison of African American, Latino and white men
    S D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences and the Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    AIDS Care 18:1018-24. 2006
    ..Hispanic/Latino participants were more likely to have never been tested for HIV. Rates of HIV risk behaviours among gay men remain high and racial/ethnic differences indicate the need for targeted and tailored prevention strategies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparing MSM in the southeastern United States who participated in an HIV prevention chat room-based outreach intervention and those who did not: how different are the baseline HIV-risk profiles?
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:180-90. 2008
    ..Although risk among MSM who use chat rooms remains high, those at greater risk may be those who are less likely to engage in online HIV prevention interventions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Using hepatitis A and B vaccination as a paradigm for effective HIV vaccine delivery
    Scott D Rhodes
    Section on Society and Health, Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Sex Health 4:121-7. 2007
    ..Because cultural and political differences make it difficult to extrapolate findings from studies in one country to another, we have focused our analyses on studies conducted in the USA...
  11. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of a sample of men who have sex with men, recruited from gay bars and Internet chat rooms, who report methamphetamine use
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, and the Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1063, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:575-83. 2007
    ..Because the southeastern United States carries a disproportionate HIV, AIDS, and STD burden, our findings underscore the need for further research and intervention...
  12. doi request reprint Condom acquisition and preferences within a sample of sexually active gay and bisexual men in the southern United States
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1063, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:861-70. 2007
    ..Although more research is needed, our findings illustrate the importance of free condom distribution...
  13. doi request reprint Viewing professional wrestling on television and engaging in violent and other health risk behaviors
    Robert H Durant
    Department of Social Science and Health Policy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27104, USA
    South Med J 101:129-37. 2008
    ..This study examined the relationships between watching wrestling on television (TV) and engaging in health risk behaviors among an older multi-state sample of adolescents...
  14. doi request reprint Attitudes and beliefs about hepatitis B vaccination among gay men: the Birmingham Measurement Study
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Divisions of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J Homosex 55:124-49. 2008
    ..Multivariable analysis further validated the scales. These findings propose standardized measures that may be useful in assessing the beliefs and attitudes of gay men toward HBV vaccination to guide intervention design and evaluation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Using an integrated approach to understand vaccination behavior among young men who have sex with men: stages of change, the health belief model, and self-efficacy
    Scott D Rhodes
    Section on Social Sciences and Health Policy, Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J Community Health 28:347-62. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Developing and testing measures predictive of hepatitis A vaccination in a sample of men who have sex with men
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Health Educ Res 19:272-83. 2004
    ..Although the results should be tested further, these findings propose standardized measures that may be useful in assessing the beliefs and attitudes of MSM towards HAV vaccination to guide intervention design and evaluation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Integrating behavioral theory to understand hepatitis B vaccination among men who have sex with men
    Scott D Rhodes
    Section on Social Sciences and Health Policy, Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Am J Health Behav 27:291-300. 2003
    ..To identify beliefs and attitudes associated with motivational readiness for vaccination against hepatitis B vaccination among at-risk men who have sex with men (MSM), using a theoretically integrated framework...
  18. ncbi request reprint Exploring hepatitis B vaccination acceptance among young men who have sex with men: facilitators and barriers
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA Scott
    Prev Med 35:128-34. 2002
    ..Studies continue to show that the majority of men who have sex with men in the United States remain unvaccinated against hepatitis B despite the licensure of an efficacious vaccine in 1982...
  19. ncbi request reprint Increasing hepatitis B vaccination among young African-American men who have sex with men: simple answers and difficult solutions
    Scott D Rhodes
    University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 16:519-25. 2002
    ..Innovative approaches are necessary to ensure the prevention of infection, transmission and disease among individuals with limited education, bisexual MSM, and men who have limited access to health care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hookups or health promotion? An exploratory study of a chat room-based HIV prevention intervention for men who have sex with men
    Scott D Rhodes
    the Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 16:315-27. 2004
    ..This analysis suggests that an online HIV/AIDS prevention intervention may reach MSM inaccessible in traditional venues typically used for intervention delivery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Party behaviors and characteristics and serial drunkenness among college students
    Robert H Durant
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:91-9. 2008
    ..This study examined the relationships between party behaviors and social contextual factors for the largest party attended by college students and serial drunkenness by students over the 3 traditional weekend party days (Thursday-Saturday)...
  22. doi request reprint Caffeinated cocktails: energy drink consumption, high-risk drinking, and alcohol-related consequences among college students
    Mary Claire O'Brien
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:453-60. 2008
    ..This study examines the relationship between energy drink use, high-risk drinking behavior, and alcohol-related consequences...
  23. pmc The power and the promise: working with communities to analyze data, interpret findings, and get to outcomes
    Suzanne B Cashman
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, A3 150 Benedict Bldg, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1407-17. 2008
    ..We suggest that including community partners in data analysis and interpretation, while lengthening project time, enriches insights and findings and consequently should be a focus of the next generation of CBPR initiatives...
  24. ncbi request reprint Condom use among heterosexual immigrant Latino men in the southeastern United States
    Emily Knipper
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 19:436-47. 2007
    ..10; 95% CI = 1.02-4.33). Our findings underscore the need for innovative and targeted HIV and STD prevention programming among the emerging Latino community in the southeastern United States...
  25. ncbi request reprint Lay health advisor interventions among Hispanics/Latinos: a qualitative systematic review
    Scott D Rhodes
    Social Sciences and Health Policy, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:418-27. 2007
    ..The primary goal of this systematic review was to explore how LHA approaches have been used and evaluated within Hispanic/Latino communities in the U.S...
  26. pmc Preventing HIV infection among young immigrant Latino men: results from focus groups using community-based participatory research
    Scott D Rhodes
    Section on Social Sciences and Health Policy, Department of Public Health Sciences, and the Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:564-73. 2006
    ....
  27. pmc Recently arrived immigrant Latino men identify community approaches to promote HIV prevention
    Scott D Rhodes
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, and the Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:984-5. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Exploring Latino men's HIV risk using community-based participatory research
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:146-58. 2007
    ..To explore sociocultural determinants of HIV risk and identify potential intervention approaches among adult Latino men...
  29. ncbi request reprint Using community-based participatory research to develop an intervention to reduce HIV and STD infections among Latino men
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 18:375-89. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of young african american fathers toward early childbearing
    Susan L Davies
    UAB School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior, RPHB 227, 1530 3rd Avenue, South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:418-25. 2004
    ..To qualitatively examine the perceptions of young fathers toward issues related to early childbearing...
  31. ncbi request reprint The employment perspectives study: identifying factors influencing the job-seeking behavior of persons living with HIV/AIDS
    Kenneth C Hergenrather
    Department of Counseling Human and Organizational Studies, Graduate School of Education and Human Development, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:131-42. 2005
    ..The findings identified 15 beliefs that may be key for community-based organizations and agencies to address when providing job placement services for PLWHA...
  32. ncbi request reprint Windows to work: exploring employment-seeking behaviors of persons with HIV/AIDS through Photovoice
    Kenneth C Hergenrather
    Department of Counseling Human and Organizational Studies, Center for Rehabilitation Counseling Research and Education, Graduate School of Education and Human Development, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 18:243-58. 2006
    ..Participants utilized these findings to develop action plans to address the employment-seeking behavior of PLWHA. The findings also suggest the utility of Photovoice to enhance employment outcomes for PLWHA...
  33. pmc Visions and voices: HIV in the 21st century. Indigent persons living with HIV/AIDS in the southern USA use photovoice to communicate meaning
    Scott D Rhodes
    Department of Social Science and Health Policy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:886. 2006