Philip J Ciampa

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Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The association of acculturation and health literacy, numeracy and health-related skills in Spanish-speaking caregivers of young children
    Philip J Ciampa
    Department of Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:492-8. 2013
  2. pmc Comprehensive knowledge of HIV among women in rural Mozambique: development and validation of the HIV knowledge 27 scale
    Philip J Ciampa
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e48676. 2012
  3. pmc The association among literacy, numeracy, HIV knowledge and health-seeking behavior: a population-based survey of women in rural Mozambique
    Philip J Ciampa
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e39391. 2012
  4. pmc Addressing poor retention of infants exposed to HIV: a quality improvement study in rural Mozambique
    Philip J Ciampa
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:e46-52. 2012
  5. pmc Patient numeracy, perceptions of provider communication, and colorectal cancer screening utilization
    Philip J Ciampa
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN37203 1738, USA
    J Health Commun 15:157-68. 2010
  6. doi Improving retention in the early infant diagnosis of HIV program in rural Mozambique by better service integration
    Philip J Ciampa
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:115-9. 2011
  7. pmc Predictors of successful early infant diagnosis of HIV in a rural district hospital in Zambézia, Mozambique
    Rebecca E Cook
    Vanderbilt University Institute for Global Health, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 56:e104-9. 2011
  8. pmc Transitioning HIV care and treatment programs in southern Africa to full local management
    Sten H Vermund
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    AIDS 26:1303-10. 2012
  9. ncbi Health literacy predicts pediatric dosing accuracy for liquid zidovudine
    Leigh M Howard
    aDepartment of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA bFriends in Global Health, LLC, Avenida da Maguiguana cFaculdade de Medicina da Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Departamento de Saúde da Comunidade, Avenida Salvador Allende, Maputo, Moçambique dDepartment of Medicine and Pediatrics eDepartment of Pediatrics fDepartment of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee gDepartment of Medicine, The Dimock Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 28:1041-8. 2014
  10. pmc Translation of biomedical prevention strategies for HIV: prospects and pitfalls
    Sten H Vermund
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:S12-25. 2013

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Publications11

  1. pmc The association of acculturation and health literacy, numeracy and health-related skills in Spanish-speaking caregivers of young children
    Philip J Ciampa
    Department of Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:492-8. 2013
    ..Literacy and numeracy skills attenuated the association between acculturation and child health skills. These associations may help to explain some child health disparities in Latino communities...
  2. pmc Comprehensive knowledge of HIV among women in rural Mozambique: development and validation of the HIV knowledge 27 scale
    Philip J Ciampa
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e48676. 2012
    ..The relationship between HIV knowledge and HIV-related behaviors in settings like Mozambique has been limited by a lack of rigorously validated measures...
  3. pmc The association among literacy, numeracy, HIV knowledge and health-seeking behavior: a population-based survey of women in rural Mozambique
    Philip J Ciampa
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e39391. 2012
    ..The extent of these associations is unknown in countries like Mozambique, where no rigorously validated literacy and numeracy measures exist...
  4. pmc Addressing poor retention of infants exposed to HIV: a quality improvement study in rural Mozambique
    Philip J Ciampa
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:e46-52. 2012
    ..Early infant diagnosis (EID) is the first step in HIV care, yet 75% of HIV-exposed infants born at 2 hospitals in Mozambique failed to access EID...
  5. pmc Patient numeracy, perceptions of provider communication, and colorectal cancer screening utilization
    Philip J Ciampa
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN37203 1738, USA
    J Health Commun 15:157-68. 2010
    ..For individuals with low subjective numeracy, perceiving high quality communication offset the association between low numeracy and underutilization of CRC screening...
  6. doi Improving retention in the early infant diagnosis of HIV program in rural Mozambique by better service integration
    Philip J Ciampa
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:115-9. 2011
    ..59 days, P = 0.01) compared with women receiving standard referral. This simple intervention demonstrates benefits gleaned from attention to system improvement through service integration without increasing staff...
  7. pmc Predictors of successful early infant diagnosis of HIV in a rural district hospital in Zambézia, Mozambique
    Rebecca E Cook
    Vanderbilt University Institute for Global Health, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 56:e104-9. 2011
    ..We sought to identify barriers to follow-up of HIV-exposed infants in rural Zambézia Province, Mozambique...
  8. pmc Transitioning HIV care and treatment programs in southern Africa to full local management
    Sten H Vermund
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    AIDS 26:1303-10. 2012
    ..A tailored nation-by-nation approach is needed for the transition to full local capacitation; donor nation policymakers must ensure that global resources and technical support are not removed prematurely...
  9. ncbi Health literacy predicts pediatric dosing accuracy for liquid zidovudine
    Leigh M Howard
    aDepartment of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA bFriends in Global Health, LLC, Avenida da Maguiguana cFaculdade de Medicina da Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Departamento de Saúde da Comunidade, Avenida Salvador Allende, Maputo, Moçambique dDepartment of Medicine and Pediatrics eDepartment of Pediatrics fDepartment of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee gDepartment of Medicine, The Dimock Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 28:1041-8. 2014
    ..We aimed to characterize the frequency of dosing errors for liquid zidovudine using two dosing devices and to evaluate the association between HIV literacy and dosing errors in adults living with HIV infection...
  10. pmc Translation of biomedical prevention strategies for HIV: prospects and pitfalls
    Sten H Vermund
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:S12-25. 2013
    ..This review identifies the major biomedical approaches demonstrated to be efficacious that are now available. We also highlight the need for behavioral risk reduction and adherence as essential components of any biomedical approach...
  11. pmc Interventions aimed at decreasing obesity in children younger than 2 years: a systematic review
    Philip J Ciampa
    Program in Effective Health Communication, Department of Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8300, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1098-104. 2010
    ..To assess the evidence for interventions designed to prevent or reduce overweight and obesity in children younger than 2 years...