Harvey Siegal

Summary

Affiliation: Wright State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can a brief clinical practicum influence physicians' communications with patients about alcohol and drug problems? Results of a long-term follow-up
    H A Siegal
    Substance Abuse Intervention Programs, Wright State University School of Medicine, 216 Medical Sciences Building, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Teach Learn Med 12:72-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Measuring readiness for change among crack cocaine users: a descriptive analysis
    H A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:687-700. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Abstinence trajectories among treated crack cocaine users
    Harvey A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Addict Behav 27:437-49. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of drug abuse treatment entry among crack-cocaine smokers
    Harvey A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 68:159-66. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Case management as a therapeutic enhancement: impact on post-treatment criminality
    Harvey A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:37-46. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of psychiatric disorder among a community sample of crack cocaine users: an exploratory study with practical implications
    Russel S Falck
    Department of Community Health, Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:503-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of current depressive symptomatology among a community sample of MDMA users in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Addict Behav 31:90-101. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Nonmedical drug use among stimulant-using adults in small towns in rural Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Wright State University, School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:341-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Drug use practices among MDMA/ecstasy users in Ohio: a latent class analysis
    Robert G Carlson
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 143 Biological Sciences Building, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:167-79. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint From "Candy Kids" to "Chemi-Kids": a typology of young adults who attend raves in the midwestern United States
    Jill A McCaughan
    Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1503-23. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Can a brief clinical practicum influence physicians' communications with patients about alcohol and drug problems? Results of a long-term follow-up
    H A Siegal
    Substance Abuse Intervention Programs, Wright State University School of Medicine, 216 Medical Sciences Building, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Teach Learn Med 12:72-7. 2000
    ..Survey questionnaires were sent to all individuals who graduated from Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio, between 1982 and 1990...
  2. ncbi request reprint Measuring readiness for change among crack cocaine users: a descriptive analysis
    H A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:687-700. 2001
    ..The three clusters also showed similar improvements between the intake and six-month follow-up in these ASI life domains. The implications of these findings are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Abstinence trajectories among treated crack cocaine users
    Harvey A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Addict Behav 27:437-49. 2002
    ..Logistic regression analyses further estimated the significant impact of the posttreatment factors on the achievement of sustained abstinence. The implications of these findings for treatment services research are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of drug abuse treatment entry among crack-cocaine smokers
    Harvey A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 68:159-66. 2002
    ..Developing a strategy to practically apply these findings may facilitate treatment entry among a population involved with a dangerous and debilitating drug...
  5. ncbi request reprint Case management as a therapeutic enhancement: impact on post-treatment criminality
    Harvey A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:37-46. 2002
    ..The longer post-treatment aftercare was related to better outcomes in criminality. The length of aftercare participation was also significantly associated with employment and readiness for treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of psychiatric disorder among a community sample of crack cocaine users: an exploratory study with practical implications
    Russel S Falck
    Department of Community Health, Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:503-7. 2004
    ..White crack users were more likely to have comorbidity, complicating their treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of current depressive symptomatology among a community sample of MDMA users in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Addict Behav 31:90-101. 2006
    ..Higher lifetime occasions of MDMA use were marginally related to symptoms of serious depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Nonmedical drug use among stimulant-using adults in small towns in rural Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Wright State University, School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:341-9. 2005
    ..White and younger people were more likely to be classified in the heavy user group. The results suggest that comprehensive substance abuse prevention and treatment programs are needed in rural communities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Drug use practices among MDMA/ecstasy users in Ohio: a latent class analysis
    Robert G Carlson
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 143 Biological Sciences Building, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:167-79. 2005
    ..Latent class analysis is a useful method to help describe and understand variability in polydrug use patterns...
  10. ncbi request reprint From "Candy Kids" to "Chemi-Kids": a typology of young adults who attend raves in the midwestern United States
    Jill A McCaughan
    Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1503-23. 2005
    ..The typology can aid in the development of communication strategies necessary for successful prevention activities among some categories of ecstasy users...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and their correlates among young adult MDMA users in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Department of Community Health and Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 38:19-29. 2006
    ..Variations in the prevalence of psychiatric disorders have practical implications for drug abuse prevention and treatment programs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Barriers and pathways to diffusion of methamphetamine use among African Americans in the rural South: preliminary ethnographic findings
    Rocky L Sexton
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addiction Research, Department of Community Health, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 4:77-103. 2005
    ..Fourteen African Americans reported methamphetamine use and discussed pathways to it. Possible increases in African- American methamphetamine use merits further investigation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Respondent-driven sampling to recruit MDMA users: a methodological assessment
    Jichuan Wang
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 78:147-57. 2005
    ..RDS has the potential to be widely employed in studies of illicit drug-using populations...
  14. ncbi request reprint "Heavy users," "controlled users," and "quitters": understanding patterns of crack use among women in a midwestern city
    Raminta Daniulaityte
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Department of Community Health, School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 42:129-52. 2007
    ..We focus on understanding the social factors, life history, and everyday circumstances that participants related to their current patterns and levels of crack use. Implications for intervention are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint MDMA/Ecstasy use among young people in Ohio: perceived risk and barriers to intervention
    Robert G Carlson
    Department of Community Health, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 36:181-9. 2004
    ..Because Ecstasy is commonly used among small groups of friends, peer leader or other social network intervention approaches may be promising...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sources of information about MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine): perceived accuracy, importance, and implications for prevention among young adult users
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 74:45-54. 2004
    ..Findings support the development of peer-oriented, network strategies to reach ecstasy users with prevention messages. Efforts to make prevention web sites more attractive should be considered...
  17. ncbi request reprint Current physical health problems and their predictors among a community sample of crack-cocaine smokers in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Department of Community Health, Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:471-8. 2003
    ..Incorporating assessments of physical problems as well as a mechanism for their treatment into the regimen of drug abuse treatment programs should be considered...
  18. ncbi request reprint Demographic and clinical correlates of client motivation among substance abusers
    Richard C Rapp
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, School of Medicine, Wright State University, 215 Medical Sciences, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Health Soc Work 28:107-15. 2003
    ..The severity associated with motivation at treatment entry was, for the most part, not related to clients' success six months later. Implications for social work practice with substance abusers are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Variability in drug use prevalence across school districts in the same locale in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Dept of Community Health, Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Sch Health 72:288-93. 2002
    ..Local survey data can inform local policy and programs. These findings have practical implications for policymakers, program developers, and school districts in other areas of the country...
  20. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and correlates of depressive symptomatology among a community sample of crack-cocaine smokers
    Russel S Falck
    Department of Community Health, Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:281-8. 2002
    ..Treatment programs should routinely screen crack-cocaine users for depression. The BDI may be a suitable tool for such efforts since it has an acceptable level of internal consistency when employed with crack users (a = 0.89)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Emergency department utilization by crack-cocaine smokers in Dayton, Ohio
    Harvey A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:55-68. 2006
    ..06-1.99), and higher Addiction Severity Index composite medical scores (OR=1.62, 95%CI=1.15-2.29) increased the odds of an ED visit. Factors in addition to drug use are likely to affect ED utilization rates among crack-cocaine smokers...
  22. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on health among adult users of illicit stimulant drugs in rural Ohio
    Harvey A Siegal
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Department of Community Health, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    J Rural Health 22:169-73. 2006
    ..Although the nonmedical use of stimulant drugs such as cocaine and methamphetamine is increasingly common in many rural areas of the United States, little is known about the health beliefs of people who use these drugs...
  23. ncbi request reprint The role of African-American clergy in providing informal services to drug users in the rural South: preliminary ethnographic findings
    Rocky L Sexton
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addiction Research, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 5:1-21. 2006
    ..They suggest that professional treatment providers should investigate the potential benefits of improving outreach efforts to assist African-American ministers engaged in drug abuse issues...
  24. ncbi request reprint Probable relationship between opioid abuse and heroin use
    Harvey A Siegal
    Am Fam Physician 67:942, 945. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a brief case management intervention to link recently diagnosed HIV-infected persons to care
    Lytt I Gardner
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 19:423-31. 2005
    ..The Antiretroviral Treatment Access Study (ARTAS) assessed a case management intervention to improve linkage to care for persons recently receiving an HIV diagnosis...

Research Grants14

  1. Crack Cocaine and Health Services Use in Rural Ohio
    Harvey Siegal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Finally, the data provided by this study will help policy makers plan prevention activities and develop a treatment response for drug abusers in rural areas. ..
  2. Reducing Barriers to Drug Abuse Treatment Services
    Harvey Siegal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The study's parallel qualitative/ethnographic aims will describe how the processes of linkage and engagement occur at the individual level. ..
  3. CRACK AND HEALTH SERVICE USE--A NATURAL HISTORY APPROACH
    Harvey Siegal; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Structural equation modeling (SEM) will be used for analyses involving latent variables, including the perceived need for health services. ..
  4. Crack & Health Service Use--A Natural History Approach
    Harvey Siegal; Fiscal Year: 2004
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