Mari Lynn Drainoni
Affiliation: Boston University
- Effectiveness of a risk screener in identifying hepatitis C virus in a primary care settingMari Lynn Drainoni
Department of Health and Policy Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
Am J Public Health 102:e115-21. 2012..We evaluated an intervention designed to identify patients at risk for hepatitis C virus (HCV) through a risk screener used by primary care providers...
- HIV medical care provider practices for reducing high-risk sexual behavior: results of a qualitative studyMari Lynn Drainoni
Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:347-56. 2009....
- Health literacy of HIV-positive individuals enrolled in an outreach intervention: results of a cross-site analysisMari Lynn Drainoni
Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Bedford, MA 07730, USA
J Health Commun 13:287-302. 2008..Health care and support service providers also must become aware of the importance of health literacy when caring for all patients with HIV, particularly those most likely to have low health literacy...
- Patterns of Internet use by persons with spinal cord injuries and relationship to health-related quality of lifeMari Lynn Drainoni
Boston University School of Public Health, New England Spinal Cord Injury Center, MA, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1872-9. 2004..To examine patterns of computer and Internet use among persons with spinal cord injuries (SCI) and to assess the relationship between Internet use and health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
- The impact of Internet access for people with spinal cord injuries: a descriptive analysis of a pilot studyBethlyn Vergo Houlihan
Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
Disabil Rehabil 25:422-31. 2003..This study is unique in providing free Internet access and looking at benefits for people with disabilities...
- Patient perspectives of an integrated program of medical care and substance use treatmentMari Lynn Drainoni
1 Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
AIDS Patient Care STDS 28:71-81. 2014....
- Physician nonadherence with a hepatitis C screening programWilliam N Southern
Department of Medicine Drs Southern and Litwin, Division of Hospital Medicine Dr Southern, Division of General Internal Medicine Dr Litwin, and Department of Family and Social Medicine Dr McKee, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Drs Drainoni, Christiansen, and Gifford and Ms Koppelman Department of Medicine Drs Drainoni and Gifford, Division of General Internal Medicine Dr Gifford, Section of Infectious Diseases Dr Drainoni, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, ENRM Veterans Administration Hospital, Bedford, Massachusetts Drs Drainoni, Christiansen, and Gifford and Ms Koppelman and Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV Viral Hepatitis STD TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Drs Smith and Weinbaum
Qual Manag Health Care 23:1-9. 2014..We aimed to measure adherence to an HCV screening protocol during a multifaceted continuous intervention...
- Mental and physical health status and alcohol and drug use following return from deployment to Iraq or AfghanistanSusan V Eisen
Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research CHQOER, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
Am J Public Health 102:S66-73. 2012....
- Predeployment, deployment, and postdeployment risk factors for posttraumatic stress symptomatology in female and male OEF/OIF veteransDawne Vogt
Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
J Abnorm Psychol 120:819-31. 2011..Results also revealed a number of novel risk mechanisms for OEF/OIF female Veterans, particularly with respect to the role of deployment family relationships in risk for PTSS...
- Postdeployment resilience as a predictor of mental health in operation enduring freedom/operation iraqi freedom returneesSusan V Eisen
Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research CHOIR, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
Am J Prev Med 47:754-61. 2014..Fewer studies have investigated factors that may prevent mental health problems following trauma exposure. This study examines resilience variables as factors that may prevent subsequent mental health problems...
- Analysis of Human Resources and Services Administration-funded services for HIV-positive substance users: a study of Ryan White CARE Act Title III, Title IV, and Special Projects of National Significance providersCarol Tobias
School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 18:604-13. 2004....
- "Getting me back on track": the role of outreach interventions in engaging and retaining people living with HIV/AIDS in medical careSerena Rajabiun
Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S20-9. 2007....
- State policy and practice regarding substance abuse treatment services for medicaid recipients with disabilitiesSara S Bachman
Boston University School of Social Work, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
Am J Addict 12:166-76. 2003....
- Medicaid managed care, substance abuse treatment, and people with disabilities: review of the literatureSara S Bachman
School of Social Work, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
Health Soc Work 29:189-96. 2004..The authors identified topics for a research agenda on the needs of individuals with disabilities who also experience co-occurring substance abuse disorders. Implications for social work policy and practice are discussed...
- Ryan White Title I Survey: services for HIV-positive substance usersCarol Tobias
Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University, School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02210, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:58-67. 2006..It is important to find ways to incorporate these issues into the needs assessment and service prioritization process...
- Factors associated with the successful implementation of a quality improvement project in human immunodeficiency virus ambulatory care clinicsGrace Warner
Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, VAMC, Bedford, Mass, USA
Am J Med Qual 19:75-82. 2004..79). Clinics that are organizationally prepared for QI, allow adequate time to adopt QI methods into their organization, and provide adequate QI staffing are more likely to independently apply QI methods...
- Living with HIV but without medical care: barriers to engagementCarol R Tobias
Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:426-34. 2007..Interventions to engage people in HIV medical care need to address barriers to care through linkages with mental health, substance abuse treatment and support services, and address the health beliefs that deter people from seeking care...
- Variations in provider capacity to offer accessible health care for people with disabilitiesSara S Bachman
Boston University School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
J Soc Work Disabil Rehabil 6:47-63. 2007....
- A pilot study of functional access to public buildings and facilities for persons with impairmentsNeela Thapar
Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, USA
Disabil Rehabil 26:280-9. 2004..To compare functional access to public buildings and facilities for persons with and without impairments...
- Evaluating Quality of Care for Sexually Transmitted Infections in Different Clinical SettingsShwetha Sequeira
From the Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, MA and Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
Sex Transm Dis 42:717-24. 2015..We examined quality of care across different clinical settings within a large safety-net hospital in Massachusetts for patients presenting with penile discharge/dysuria or vaginal discharge...
- Antibiotics for respiratory tract infections: a comparison of prescribing in an outpatient settingTamar F Barlam
1Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36:153-9. 2015..Design and Setting Retrospective analysis of RTI visits within general internal medicine (GIM) and family medicine (FM) ambulatory practices at an inner-city academic medical center from 2008 to 2010...
- Gender differences in combat-related stressors and their association with postdeployment mental health in a nationally representative sample of U.S. OEF/OIF veteransDawne Vogt
Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
J Abnorm Psychol 120:797-806. 2011..Future research is needed to evaluate gender differences in the longer-term effects of combat exposure...
- Type and pattern of illicit drug use and access to health care services for HIV-infected peopleNancy L Sohler
Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, City College of New York, New York, New York 10031, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S68-76. 2007..We conclude that health care utilization is poorer for people who use illicit drugs than those who do not, and stopping drug use may facilitate improvements in health care utilization and HIV outcomes for this population...
- Utilization of health care services in hard-to-reach marginalized HIV-infected individualsChinazo O Cunningham
Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:177-86. 2007..These findings support HIV multidisciplinary care with marginalized populations. Understanding factors associated with health care utilization is essential for outreach programs to facilitate engagement in HIV care...
- Health services utilization for people with HIV infection: comparison of a population targeted for outreach with the U.S. population in careWilliam E Cunningham
Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
Med Care 44:1038-47. 2006..However, these hard-to-reach groups are important to study because they may be in greatest need of services...
- Ryan White CARE Act Title II survey: services for HIV-positive substance usersCarol Tobias
Health and Disability Working Group, Boston, Massachusetts
AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:205-12. 2006....
- Designing and delivering a prevention project within an HIV treatment setting: lessons learned from a specialist modelChristine Nollen
Center for Comprehensive Care, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, Stuyvesant 7, New York, NY 10025, USA
AIDS Behav 11:S84-94. 2007..Thus, the Positive Prevention model is not recommended as a best HIV prevention model for replication in similar high-volume, hospital-based, multidisciplinary HIV clinic settings...