Karla Dawn Wagner

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of synthetic cathinones and cannabimimetics among injection drug users in San Diego, California
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive MC 0849, La Jolla, CA 92093, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 141:99-106. 2014
  2. doi request reprint "I felt like a superhero": the experience of responding to drug overdose among individuals trained in overdose prevention
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0507, San Diego, CA 92093 0507, USA Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 25:157-65. 2014
  3. pmc The association between law enforcement encounters and syringe sharing among IDUs on skid row: a mixed methods analysis
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive MC 0849, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0849, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2637-43. 2013
  4. pmc Drug-using male clients of female sex workers who report being paid for sex: HIV/sexually transmitted infection, demographic, and drug use correlates
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0849, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:619-23. 2013
  5. pmc Personal social network factors associated with overdose prevention training participation
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92093 0507, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:21-30. 2013
  6. pmc The social and environmental context of cross-border drug use in Mexico: findings from a mixed methods study of young injection drug users living in San Diego, CA
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 92093, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:362-78. 2012
  7. pmc The influence of the perceived consequences of refusing to share injection equipment among injection drug users: balancing competing risks
    Karla D Wagner
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California 1000 South Fremont Avenue, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Addict Behav 36:835-42. 2011
  8. pmc Cross-border drug injection relationships among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive MC 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 113:236-41. 2011
  9. pmc The perceived consequences of safer injection: an exploration of qualitative findings and gender differences
    Karla D Wagner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Global Public Health, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Psychol Health Med 15:560-73. 2010
  10. pmc Cognitive behavioral theories used to explain injection risk behavior among injection drug users: a review and suggestions for the integration of cognitive and environmental models
    Karla Dawn Wagner
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0507, USA
    Health Educ Behav 37:504-32. 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of synthetic cathinones and cannabimimetics among injection drug users in San Diego, California
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive MC 0849, La Jolla, CA 92093, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 141:99-106. 2014
    ..e., "THC homologues" [TH]) is associated with adverse health effects. We investigated the epidemiology of synthetic drug use among a cohort of injection drug users (IDUs) in San Diego, California...
  2. doi request reprint "I felt like a superhero": the experience of responding to drug overdose among individuals trained in overdose prevention
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0507, San Diego, CA 92093 0507, USA Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 25:157-65. 2014
    ..However, little is known about the experience of taking up the role of an "overdose responder" for the participants...
  3. pmc The association between law enforcement encounters and syringe sharing among IDUs on skid row: a mixed methods analysis
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive MC 0849, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0849, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2637-43. 2013
    ..Findings illustrate some of the unintended public health consequences associated with intensified street-level policing, including risk for HIV and HCV transmission. ..
  4. pmc Drug-using male clients of female sex workers who report being paid for sex: HIV/sexually transmitted infection, demographic, and drug use correlates
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0849, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:619-23. 2013
    ..However, it is unclear whether the commercial sex behaviors of these men are limited to paying for sex or whether they may also be paid for sex themselves...
  5. pmc Personal social network factors associated with overdose prevention training participation
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92093 0507, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:21-30. 2013
    ..25, 95% Confidence Interval 1.09, 9.68). Using social network approaches may help increase training participation. Limitations are noted...
  6. pmc The social and environmental context of cross-border drug use in Mexico: findings from a mixed methods study of young injection drug users living in San Diego, CA
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 92093, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:362-78. 2012
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  7. pmc The influence of the perceived consequences of refusing to share injection equipment among injection drug users: balancing competing risks
    Karla D Wagner
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California 1000 South Fremont Avenue, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Addict Behav 36:835-42. 2011
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  8. pmc Cross-border drug injection relationships among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive MC 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 113:236-41. 2011
    ..Among drug users, mobility increases risk for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in part through its effects on the social environment. However, the social dynamics of drug users living in border regions are understudied...
  9. pmc The perceived consequences of safer injection: an exploration of qualitative findings and gender differences
    Karla D Wagner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Global Public Health, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Psychol Health Med 15:560-73. 2010
    ..Health Education and Behavior, 24(3), 313-325) of decisions regarding injection risk behavior and assists individuals in addressing the consequences that they perceive to be the most salient...
  10. pmc Cognitive behavioral theories used to explain injection risk behavior among injection drug users: a review and suggestions for the integration of cognitive and environmental models
    Karla Dawn Wagner
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0507, USA
    Health Educ Behav 37:504-32. 2010
    ..Greater integration of CBT with a risk environment perspective may yield more conclusive findings and more effective interventions in the future...
  11. pmc Associations between family structure, family functioning, and substance use among Hispanic/Latino adolescents
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:98-108. 2010
    ..These interventions may be particularly beneficial for single parents...
  12. pmc Reconciling incongruous qualitative and quantitative findings in mixed methods research: exemplars from research with drug using populations
    Karla D Wagner
    Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive MC 0507, La Jolla, CA 92093 0507, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 23:54-61. 2012
    ....