Marcia A Testa

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of knowledge of H1N1 infection and transmission in the U.S. population
    Elena Savoia
    Department of Biostatistics and Division of Policy Translation and Leadership Development, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:328. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of basal-bolus versus premix analog insulin on glycemic variability and patient-centered outcomes during insulin intensification in type 1 and type 2 diabetes: a randomized, controlled, crossover trial
    Marcia A Testa
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:3504-14. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction and quality of life with premeal inhaled versus injected insulin in adolescents and adults with type 1 diabetes
    Marcia A Testa
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1399-405. 2007
  4. pmc HIV+ caregivers and HIV+ non-caregivers: differences in sociodemographics, immune functioning, and quality-of-life
    Linda G Marc
    Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research, Cambridge Health Alliance and Harvard Medical School, Somerville, MA, USA
    AIDS Care 23:880-91. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Educational attainment and response to HAART during initial therapy for HIV-1 infection
    Linda G Marc
    Cornell HIV Clinical Trials Unit, New York, NY, USA
    J Psychosom Res 63:207-16. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence of noise-induced hearing-threshold shifts and hearing loss among US youths
    Elisabeth Henderson
    Peabody Society, Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e39-46. 2011
  7. pmc Assessing public health capabilities during emergency preparedness tabletop exercises: reliability and validity of a measurement tool
    Elena Savoia
    Center for Public Health Preparedness, Division of Public Health Practice, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:138-48. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Site nurse-initiated adherence and symptom support telephone calls for HIV-positive individuals starting antiretroviral therapy, ACTG 5031: substudy of ACTG 384
    Gregory K Robbins
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    HIV Clin Trials 14:235-53. 2013
  9. pmc Development of a survey instrument to measure connectivity to evaluate national public health preparedness and response performance
    Barry C Dorn
    Program on Health Care Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Dr, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:329-38. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Phase II evaluation of low-dose oral etoposide for the treatment of relapsed or progressive AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma: an AIDS Clinical Trials Group clinical study
    Scott R Evans
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:3236-41. 2002

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Predictors of knowledge of H1N1 infection and transmission in the U.S. population
    Elena Savoia
    Department of Biostatistics and Division of Policy Translation and Leadership Development, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:328. 2012
    ..S. households...
  2. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of basal-bolus versus premix analog insulin on glycemic variability and patient-centered outcomes during insulin intensification in type 1 and type 2 diabetes: a randomized, controlled, crossover trial
    Marcia A Testa
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:3504-14. 2012
    ..In patients with diabetes, intraday glucose variability might predict health outcomes independently from glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction and quality of life with premeal inhaled versus injected insulin in adolescents and adults with type 1 diabetes
    Marcia A Testa
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1399-405. 2007
    ..We sought to compare and evaluate the impact of inhaled versus injected insulin on potential mediators of patient acceptance of insulin therapy while maintaining comparable A1C levels...
  4. pmc HIV+ caregivers and HIV+ non-caregivers: differences in sociodemographics, immune functioning, and quality-of-life
    Linda G Marc
    Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research, Cambridge Health Alliance and Harvard Medical School, Somerville, MA, USA
    AIDS Care 23:880-91. 2011
    ..e., symptom distress, physical, and mental quality-of-life)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Educational attainment and response to HAART during initial therapy for HIV-1 infection
    Linda G Marc
    Cornell HIV Clinical Trials Unit, New York, NY, USA
    J Psychosom Res 63:207-16. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence of noise-induced hearing-threshold shifts and hearing loss among US youths
    Elisabeth Henderson
    Peabody Society, Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e39-46. 2011
    ..We investigated trends in noise-induced threshold shifts (NITSs), high-frequency hearing loss (HFHL), and low-frequency hearing loss (LFHL)...
  7. pmc Assessing public health capabilities during emergency preparedness tabletop exercises: reliability and validity of a measurement tool
    Elena Savoia
    Center for Public Health Preparedness, Division of Public Health Practice, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:138-48. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a valid and reliable self-assessment performance measurement tool for tabletop exercise participants...
  8. doi request reprint Site nurse-initiated adherence and symptom support telephone calls for HIV-positive individuals starting antiretroviral therapy, ACTG 5031: substudy of ACTG 384
    Gregory K Robbins
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    HIV Clin Trials 14:235-53. 2013
    ..Effective and easy to implement interventions to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy are needed...
  9. pmc Development of a survey instrument to measure connectivity to evaluate national public health preparedness and response performance
    Barry C Dorn
    Program on Health Care Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Dr, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:329-38. 2007
    ..To focus evaluation on the latter, we evaluated the linkages among individuals, organizations, and systems using the construct of "connectivity" and developed a measurement instrument...
  10. ncbi request reprint Phase II evaluation of low-dose oral etoposide for the treatment of relapsed or progressive AIDS-related Kaposi's sarcoma: an AIDS Clinical Trials Group clinical study
    Scott R Evans
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:3236-41. 2002
    ..To identify new interventions for relapsed or progressive KS, a phase II study of low-dose etoposide to assess its toxicity and efficacy was conducted...
  11. ncbi request reprint Quality-of-life and health benefits of early treatment of mild anemia: a randomized trial of epoetin alfa in patients receiving chemotherapy for hematologic malignancies
    David J Straus
    Lymphoma Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer 107:1909-17. 2006
    ..Chemotherapy-related anemia is prevalent among patients with hematologic malignancies. A randomized, open-label, multicenter trial of early versus late epoetin alfa in this population was conducted, focusing on quality of life (QOL)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Four measures of antiretroviral medication adherence and virologic response in AIDS clinical trials group study 359
    Courtney V Fletcher
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:301-6. 2005
    ..Self-reported adherence and saquinavir AUC were significant predictors of virologic response, in this evaluation. These findings provide insight into methods of assessing and improving adherence to antiretroviral regimens...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing medication adherence beliefs and self-efficacy in persons naive to antiretroviral therapy: a multicenter, cross-sectional study
    Nancy R Reynolds
    Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:141-50. 2004
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Telephone support to improve antiretroviral medication adherence: a multisite, randomized controlled trial
    Nancy R Reynolds
    AIDS Clinical Trials Unit, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:62-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether proactive telephone support improves adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and clinical outcomes when compared to standard care...