Paul W Colson

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Examining the impact of patient characteristics and symptomatology on knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs among foreign-born tuberculosis cases in the US and Canada
    Paul W Colson
    Charles P Felton National Tuberculosis Center, ICAP, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 215 W 125th St, 1st Fl, Suite A, New York, NY, 10027, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 16:125-35. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Acceptance of treatment for latent tuberculosis infection: prospective cohort study in the United States and Canada
    P W Colson
    Charles P Felton National Tuberculosis Center, International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:473-9. 2013
  3. pmc Tuberculosis knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs in foreign-born and US-born patients with latent tuberculosis infection
    Paul W Colson
    Charles P Felton National Tuberculosis Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:859-66. 2010
  4. pmc Knowledge and Attitudes About Tuberculosis Among U.S.-Born Blacks and Whites with Tuberculosis
    Meredith M Howley
    New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:1487-95. 2015

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Examining the impact of patient characteristics and symptomatology on knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs among foreign-born tuberculosis cases in the US and Canada
    Paul W Colson
    Charles P Felton National Tuberculosis Center, ICAP, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 215 W 125th St, 1st Fl, Suite A, New York, NY, 10027, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 16:125-35. 2014
    ..The findings call for improved health education, along with efforts to reduce stigma and enhance realistic risk assessments. ..
  2. doi request reprint Acceptance of treatment for latent tuberculosis infection: prospective cohort study in the United States and Canada
    P W Colson
    Charles P Felton National Tuberculosis Center, International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:473-9. 2013
    ..An estimated 300‚ÄČ000 individuals are treated for latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) in the United States and Canada annually. Little is known about the proportion or characteristics of those who decline treatment...
  3. pmc Tuberculosis knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs in foreign-born and US-born patients with latent tuberculosis infection
    Paul W Colson
    Charles P Felton National Tuberculosis Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:859-66. 2010
    ..KAB in 84 US-born and 167 foreign-born LTBI patients enrolled in a clinical trial assessing treatment completion at an urban public hospital were assessed at baseline. Demographic and substance use information was also collected...
  4. pmc Knowledge and Attitudes About Tuberculosis Among U.S.-Born Blacks and Whites with Tuberculosis
    Meredith M Howley
    New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:1487-95. 2015
    ..Providing information to U.S.-born TB patients significantly increased their knowledge and understanding of TB. More focused efforts are needed to provide TB information to U.S.-born black TB patients...