Affiliation: University of Washington
- Home collection for frequent HIV testing: acceptability of oral fluids, dried blood spots and telephone results. HIV Early Detection Study GroupF Spielberg
Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
AIDS 14:1819-28. 2000..To assess the feasibility and acceptability of bimonthly home oral fluid (OF) and dried blood spot (DBS) collection for HIV testing among high-risk individuals...
- Choosing HIV Counseling and Testing Strategies for Outreach Settings: A Randomized TrialFreya Spielberg
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:348-55. 2005..In surveys, clients have expressed preferences for alternatives to traditional HIV counseling and testing. Few data exist to document how offering such alternatives affects acceptance of HIV testing and receipt of test results...
- Self-testing for HIV: a new option for HIV prevention?Freya Spielberg
Department of Family Medicine, Center for AIDS Research, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2420, USA
Lancet Infect Dis 4:640-6. 2004..Several research questions are posed that should be answered before self-testing is realised...
- Designing an HIV counseling and testing program for bathhouses: the Seattle experience with strategies to improve acceptabilityFreya Spielberg
Department of Family Medicine, Center for AIDS and STDs, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
J Homosex 44:203-20. 2003..Use of FDA approved, new rapid tests that do not require venipuncture, centrifugation, or laboratory oversight will further decrease barriers to testing and facilitate implementation of bathhouse testing programs in other communities...
- Overcoming barriers to HIV testing: preferences for new strategies among clients of a needle exchange, a sexually transmitted disease clinic, and sex venues for men who have sex with menFreya Spielberg
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:318-27. 2003..To determine strategies to overcome barriers to HIV testing among persons at risk...
- Moving from apprehension to action: HIV counseling and testing preferences in three at-risk populationsF Spielberg
Department of Family Medicine, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 13:524-40. 2001..These findings suggest several strategies to improve HIV test acceptance: acknowledge fears, address system barriers, utilize available test technologies, and expand counseling options...
- Computerized counseling reduces HIV-1 viral load and sexual transmission risk: findings from a randomized controlled trialAnn E Kurth
New York University College of Nursing, New York, NY School of Nursing, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Research Triangle Institute, San Francisco, CA Departments of Global Health Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Pangaea Global AIDS Foundation, Oakland, CA University of California, San Francisco, CA Harborview Medical Center, HIV Specialty Clinic Affiliated With UW, Seattle, WA and Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:611-20. 2014..Evaluate a computerized intervention supporting antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence and HIV transmission prevention...
- HIV risk associated with gay bathhouses and sex clubs: findings from 2 seattle surveys of factors related to HIV and sexually transmitted infectionsWilliam J Reidy
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, USA
Am J Public Health 99:S165-72. 2009..We studied the HIV risk behaviors of patrons of the 3 commercial sex venues for men in Seattle, Washington...
- A comparison between audio computer-assisted self-interviews and clinician interviews for obtaining the sexual historyAnn E Kurth
Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7266, USA
Sex Transm Dis 31:719-26. 2004..The objective of this study was to compare reporting between audio computer-assisted self-interview (ACASI) and clinician-administered sexual histories...
- Comparing narrative and multiple-choice formats in online communication skill assessmentSara Kim
Department of Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
Med Educ 43:533-41. 2009....
- Patient and staff perspectives on the use of a computer counseling tool for HIV and sexually transmitted infection risk reductionSara L C Mackenzie
Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 4410, USA
J Adolesc Health 40:572.e9-16. 2007..To explore use of an interactive health communication tool--"Computer Assessment and Risk Reduction Education (CARE) for STIs/HIV."..
- Probability sample estimates of bathhouse sexual risk behaviorWilliam J Woods
AIDS Research Institute, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:231-8. 2007..An exit survey of a probability sample was conducted to describe the prevalence of risk activity at the bathhouse...
- Defining, designing, implementing, and evaluating phase 4 HIV prevention effectiveness trials for vulnerable populationsJeffrey A Kelly
Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:S28-33. 2008....