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Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Prevalence and coexistence of cardiovascular comorbidities among the US dyslipidemic population aged ≥ 65 years by lipid-lowering medication use status
    Sean D Candrilli
    RTI Health Solutions, 200 Park Offices Dr, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:142-9. 2010
  2. doi Factors contributing to the effectiveness of four school-based sexual violence interventions
    A Monique Clinton-Sherrod
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Health Promot Pract 10:19S-28S. 2009
  3. doi Benefits, risk, and uncertainty: preferences of antiretroviral-naïve African Americans for HIV treatments
    A Brett Hauber
    RTI Health Solutions, RTI International, 200 Park Offices Drive, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:29-34. 2009
  4. doi A proposed methodology to determine accuracy of location and extent of geographically isolated wetlands
    Breda Munoz
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Rd, Cox 221, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 150:53-64. 2009
  5. doi Differences in contraceptive use across generations of migration among women of Mexican origin
    Ellen K Wilson
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:641-51. 2009
  6. doi BMI-related errors in the measurement of obesity
    K J Rothman
    RTI Health Solutions, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:S56-9. 2008
  7. pmc The model repository of the models of infectious disease agent study
    Phillip C Cooley
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 12:513-22. 2008
  8. doi A randomized study of financial incentives to increase physical activity among sedentary older adults
    Eric A Finkelstein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Prev Med 47:182-7. 2008
  9. doi Commentary to the CERHR expert panel report on bisphenol A
    Rochelle W Tyl
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology DART, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Birth Defects Res B Dev Reprod Toxicol 83:152. 2008
  10. doi Are "physiological" and "psychological" addiction really different? well, no! ... um, er, yes?
    David B Newlin
    Research Triangle Institute International, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:967-71. 2008

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Publications62

  1. doi Prevalence and coexistence of cardiovascular comorbidities among the US dyslipidemic population aged ≥ 65 years by lipid-lowering medication use status
    Sean D Candrilli
    RTI Health Solutions, 200 Park Offices Dr, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:142-9. 2010
    ..This highlights a critical unmet medical need for this growing population, which, solely based on age, is more likely to be at risk for cardiovascular events...
  2. doi Factors contributing to the effectiveness of four school-based sexual violence interventions
    A Monique Clinton-Sherrod
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Health Promot Pract 10:19S-28S. 2009
    ..Differences in the impact of participating in mixed- versus single-gender groups depended on classroom versus small group settings. The implications of these findings are discussed for sexual assault prevention programs...
  3. doi Benefits, risk, and uncertainty: preferences of antiretroviral-naïve African Americans for HIV treatments
    A Brett Hauber
    RTI Health Solutions, RTI International, 200 Park Offices Drive, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:29-34. 2009
    ..Subjects were willing to accept increased risks of AEs in exchange for lower risk of virologic failure...
  4. doi A proposed methodology to determine accuracy of location and extent of geographically isolated wetlands
    Breda Munoz
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Rd, Cox 221, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 150:53-64. 2009
    ..S. Army Corps of Engineers. Survey-based accuracy estimates were calculated by comparing site classification differences obtained by using both the original and updated wetland maps...
  5. doi Differences in contraceptive use across generations of migration among women of Mexican origin
    Ellen K Wilson
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:641-51. 2009
    ..To explore differences in contraceptive use among women of Mexican origin across generations of migration...
  6. doi BMI-related errors in the measurement of obesity
    K J Rothman
    RTI Health Solutions, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:S56-9. 2008
    ..In short, the use of BMI as a measure of obesity can introduce misclassification problems that may result in important bias in estimating the effects related to obesity...
  7. pmc The model repository of the models of infectious disease agent study
    Phillip C Cooley
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 12:513-22. 2008
    ..The result tables are warehoused in a relational database that permits them to be easily identified, categorized, and downloaded...
  8. doi A randomized study of financial incentives to increase physical activity among sedentary older adults
    Eric A Finkelstein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Prev Med 47:182-7. 2008
    ..We sought to test if financial incentives for walking could increase physical activity among sedentary older adults...
  9. doi Commentary to the CERHR expert panel report on bisphenol A
    Rochelle W Tyl
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology DART, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Birth Defects Res B Dev Reprod Toxicol 83:152. 2008
  10. doi Are "physiological" and "psychological" addiction really different? well, no! ... um, er, yes?
    David B Newlin
    Research Triangle Institute International, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:967-71. 2008
    ..Therefore, it is a false distinction. However, this does not imply that behavioral and autonomic symptoms of addiction have the same brain substrates. In fact, they likely do not, although there is some overlap...
  11. doi Indirect costs of obesity: a review of the current literature
    J G Trogdon
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Obes Rev 9:489-500. 2008
    ..More research is needed to determine obesity's causal role in increasing indirect costs, especially for workers' compensation and presenteeism. Cohort and longitudinal study designs should be a priority...
  12. ncbi Evaluation of the educational impact of the WHO Essential Newborn Care course in Zambia
    E M McClure
    Research Triangle Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:1135-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the World Health Organization (WHO) Essential Newborn Care (ENC) course in improving knowledge and skills of nurse midwives in low-risk delivery clinics in a developing country...
  13. pmc Assessing the long-term impact of drug court participation on recidivism with generalized estimating equations
    Christopher P Krebs
    RTI International, Health, Social, and Economics Research, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:57-68. 2007
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  14. ncbi Synthesis and pharmacological evaluation of phenylethynyl[1,2,4]methyltriazines as analogues of 3-methyl-6-(phenylethynyl)pyridine
    F Ivy Carroll
    Center for Organic and Medicinal Chemistry, Research Triangle Institute, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Med Chem 50:3388-91. 2007
    ..The most potent compounds were 3-(3-methylphenylethynyl)-5-methyl[1,2,4]triazine (6b), 5-(3-chlorophenylethynyl)-5-methyl[1,2,4]triazine (6c), and 3-(3-bromophenylethynyl)-5-methyl[1,2,4]triazine (6d)...
  15. doi Use of six clinical preventive services in TRICARE Prime compared to insured, managed care, and all U.S. populations and Healthy People 2010
    Derek S Brown
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Prev Med 48:389-91. 2009
    ..Prior studies have reported on use of preventive care among select MHS subgroups, but broader performance is undocumented. This study addresses that gap by comparing TRICARE Prime beneficiaries to select U.S. populations...
  16. doi Intracluster correlation adjustments to maintain power in cluster trials for binary outcomes
    Hrishikesh Chakraborty
    Statistics and Epidemiology, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 30:473-80. 2009
    ..The second simulation exercise suggested that adjusting the sample size will help to preserve the appropriate power at the end of the trial...
  17. doi Direct economic burden of high-risk and metastatic melanoma in the elderly: evidence from the SEER-Medicare linked database
    Keith L Davis
    RTI Health Solutions, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 7:31-41. 2009
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  18. doi Health literacy: what is it?
    Nancy D Berkman
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    J Health Commun 15:9-19. 2010
    ..Increased attention to this important issue suggests the need to review existing definitions of the term "health literacy," because despite the growing interest in this field, one question that persists is, "What is health literacy?"..
  19. pmc Response rates to a mailed survey of a representative sample of cancer patients randomly drawn from the Pennsylvania Cancer Registry: a randomized trial of incentive and length effects
    Bridget J Kelly
    Research Triangle Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:65. 2010
    ..In recent years, response rates to telephone surveys have declined. Online surveys may miss many older and poorer adults. Mailed surveys may have promise in securing higher response rates...
  20. doi A Nationally consistent NHDPlus framework for identifying interstate waters: implications for integrated assessments and interjurisdictional TMDLs
    William Cooter
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Environ Manage 46:510-24. 2010
    ..The relevance of this interstate waters framework in leveraging the TMDL program to provide enhanced support for watershed oriented management approaches is also explored...
  21. doi Parents' perspectives on talking to preteenage children about sex
    Ellen K Wilson
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 42:56-63. 2010
    ..Qualitative research can elucidate parents' attitudes toward and experiences with communicating with their children about sex...
  22. pmc The effect of alcohol treatment on social costs of alcohol dependence: results from the COMBINE study
    Gary A Zarkin
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Med Care 48:396-401. 2010
    ..Policy makers, patients, and nonalcohol-dependent individuals may be concerned not only with alcohol treatment costs but also with the effect of alcohol interventions on broader social costs and outcomes...
  23. pmc Revisiting the cost-effectiveness of the COMBINE study for alcohol dependent patients: the patient perspective
    Laura J Dunlap
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Med Care 48:306-13. 2010
    ..This article presents estimates of patients' costs associated with the Combined Pharmacotherapies and Behavioral Interventions (COMBINE) alcohol treatments and evaluates the treatments' cost-effectiveness from the patient perspective...
  24. doi Estimating importance weights for the IWQOL-Lite using conjoint analysis
    A Brett Hauber
    Health Preference Assessment, RTI Health Solutions, 3040 Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Qual Life Res 19:701-9. 2010
    ..Our objective was to estimate preference-based weights for the IWQOL-Lite that reflect the relative importance overweight and obese people place on the domains included in the instrument...
  25. doi Distressing sexual problems in United States women revisited: prevalence after accounting for depression
    Catherine B Johannes
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology and Risk Management, Research Triangle Institute RTI Health Solutions, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1698-706. 2009
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  26. pmc Longitudinal predictors of change in number of sexual partners across adolescence and early adulthood
    Marni L Kan
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:25-31. 2010
    ..Study goals were to examine trajectories of number of sexual partners across adolescence and into early adulthood, and to investigate hypothesized individual and family-level predictors...
  27. doi Diaphragm and lubricant gel acceptance, skills and patterns of use among women in an effectiveness trial in Southern Africa
    Elizabeth T Montgomery
    Women s Global Health Imperative, RTI International, San Francisco Project Office, San Francisco, CA 94104, USA
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 14:410-9. 2009
    ..We examined diaphragm and gel-related skills, patterns of use, and problems, among women who participated in the MIRA study, a multisite phase III diaphragm trial in Zimbabwe and South Africa...
  28. doi A comparison of four condom-use measures in predicting pregnancy, cervical STI and HIV incidence among Zimbabwean women
    Alexandra M Minnis
    Women s Global Health Imperative, RTI International, San Francisco, California, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 86:231-5. 2010
    ..To determine which condom-use measures best predict biological outcomes in STI/HIV-prevention research...
  29. doi Synthesis and biological evaluation of bupropion analogues as potential pharmacotherapies for cocaine addiction
    F Ivy Carroll
    Center for Organic and Medicinal Chemistry, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    J Med Chem 52:6768-81. 2009
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  30. doi Youth BMI trajectories: evidence from the NLSY97
    James M Nonnemaker
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1274-80. 2009
    ..These results highlight the importance of considering heterogeneity in BMI growth among youth and early interventions among those most at risk of the adverse health consequences of excess weight...
  31. ncbi Methamphetamine use and risky sexual behaviors during heterosexual encounters
    William A Zule
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:689-94. 2007
    ..This study examined the association between event-level methamphetamine use and heterosexual risk behaviors...
  32. ncbi Impact of nonresponse on Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey estimates
    John Kautter
    RTI International, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 27:71-93. 2006
    ..Our findings indicate that for most of the measures studied, the bias caused by differences between nonrespondents and respondents in the MCBS was substantially reduced or eliminated by the nonresponse procedures currently employed...
  33. ncbi Public and private domains of religiosity and adolescent health risk behaviors: evidence from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health
    James M Nonnemaker
    Research Triangle Institute International, Health, Social, and Economic Research, 3040 Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 22709 2194, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:2049-54. 2003
    ..Needed is both theoretical work that identifies mechanisms that could explain the different patterns of empirical results and surveys that collect data specific to the hypothesized mechanisms...
  34. ncbi Comparison of the hemoglobin adducts formed by administration of N-methylolacrylamide and acrylamide to rats
    Timothy R Fennell
    CIIT Centers for Health Research, P O Box 12137, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Toxicol Sci 71:164-75. 2003
    ..The lower levels of GAVal on NMA administration suggest that a much lower level of epoxide was formed than compared with AM treatment...
  35. ncbi Managed care and dually eligible beneficiaries: challenges in coordination
    Edith G Walsh
    Research Triangle Institute, 411 Waverley Oaks Road, Suite 330, Waltham, MA 02452 8414, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 24:63-82. 2002
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  36. ncbi Intraprison HIV transmission: an assessment of whether it occurs, how it occurs, and who is at risk
    Christopher P Krebs
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 14:53-64. 2002
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  37. ncbi Inhibition of human cytochrome P450 activities by kava extract and kavalactones
    James M Mathews
    Center for Bioorganic Chemistry, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Drug Metab Dispos 30:1153-7. 2002
    ..These data indicate that kava has a high potential for causing drug interactions through inhibition of P450 enzymes responsible for the majority of the metabolism of pharmaceutical agents...
  38. ncbi Comprehensiveness of substance use prevention programs in U.S. middle schools
    Dana L Wenter
    Center for Research in Education, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Adolesc Health 30:455-62. 2002
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  39. ncbi Assessing health-related quality of life pre- and post-liver transplantation: a prospective multicenter study
    Julie Ratcliffe
    Health Economics Research Group, Brunel University, Uxbridge, United Kingdom
    Liver Transpl 8:263-70. 2002
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  40. ncbi The relationships between personal PM exposures for elderly populations and indoor and outdoor concentrations for three retirement center scenarios
    C E Rodes
    Research Triangle Institute, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 11:103-15. 2001
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  41. ncbi The joint demand for cigarettes and marijuana: evidence from the National Household Surveys on Drug Abuse
    M C Farrelly
    Center for Economics Research, Research Triangle Institute, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Health Econ 20:51-68. 2001
    ..We also find that higher cigarette taxes appear to decrease the intensity of marijuana use and may have a modest negative effect on the probability of use among males...
  42. ncbi Trends in substance use among US military personnel: the impact of changing demographic composition
    R M Bray
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 35:949-69. 2000
    ..Findings indicate that changes in demographic composition may need to be controlled when assessing trends from cross-sectional surveys...
  43. ncbi Comparative effects of quinacrine and erythromycin in adult female rats: a nonsurgical sterilization study
    P A Fail
    Laboratory of Reproductive and Endocrine Toxicology, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Fertil Steril 73:387-94. 2000
    ..Quinacrine used for nonsurgical sterilization in women is mutagenic, and most clinical regimens have had a higher failure rate than surgical sterilization...
  44. pmc The impact of workplace smoking bans: results from a national survey
    M C Farrelly
    Center for Economics Research, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Tob Control 8:272-7. 1999
    ..To estimate the impact of workplace smoking restrictions on the prevalence and intensity of smoking among all indoor workers and various demographic and industry groups...
  45. ncbi Implications of managed care for methadone treatment. Findings from five case studies in New York State
    G A Zarkin
    Health and Human Resource Economics Program, Research Triangle Institute, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 17:25-35. 1999
    ..All the programs stated that limits on treatment would increase drug use and, consequently, increase crime and risk of infectious disease, and cause overall deterioration of the community...
  46. ncbi The effect of HMO competition on gatekeeping, usual source of care, and evaluations of physician thoroughness
    Andrew R Sommers
    Center for Outcome and Effectiveness Research, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:618-27. 2003
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  47. ncbi ROC methodology within a monitoring framework
    Corette B Parker
    RTI International, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Stat Med 22:3473-88. 2003
    ..Periodic monitoring for reperfusion following thrombolytic treatment for acute myocardial infarction provides a detailed example, whereby the lengths of the testing interval combined with different diagnostic markers are compared...
  48. ncbi The costs of screening and brief intervention for risky alcohol use
    Gary A Zarkin
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:849-57. 2003
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  49. ncbi The relationship between dosing of alosetron and discontinuation patterns reported by patients participating in a follow-up programme
    P Tennis
    RTI Health Solutions, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:317-22. 2007
    ..Recommended starting dosage was 1 mg/day for 4 weeks. If symptoms remained uncontrolled, dosage could be changed to 2 mg/day...
  50. ncbi Access to treatment-related and support services in methadone treatment programs
    Nancy D Berkman
    Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:97-104. 2007
    ..Not-for-profit or public ownership of treatment sites was also found to be positively related to patient access...
  51. pmc Risk of suicide during treatment with venlafaxine, citalopram, fluoxetine, and dothiepin: retrospective cohort study
    Annalisa Rubino
    RTI Health Solutions, Manchester Science Park, Manchester M15 6SE
    BMJ 334:242. 2007
    ..To compare the risk of suicide in adults using the antidepressant venlafaxine compared with citalopram, fluoxetine, and dothiepin...
  52. ncbi The economic burden of major adult visual disorders in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:1754-60. 2006
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  53. ncbi Risk and protective factors for nonmedical use of prescription stimulants and methamphetamine among adolescents
    Mindy A Herman-Stahl
    Behavioral Health Research Division RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:374-80. 2006
    ..This article reports on correlates of past-year nonmedical use of prescription stimulants and methamphetamine among adolescents aged 12 to 17 years...
  54. ncbi Complete 1H and 13C assignments of fluorinated analogs of dehydroepiandrosterone
    Jason P Burgess
    Science and Engineering Group, RTI International, Research Triangle Park NC 27709 2194, USA
    Magn Reson Chem 44:1051-3. 2006
    ..Once the proton chemical shifts were assigned, the stereochemistry of the two hydroxylated analogs was determined using 2D ROESY experiments...
  55. ncbi An instrument for assessing public health system performance: validity in rural settings
    David Driscoll
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Rural Health 22:254-9. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the validity and utility of the Local Public Health System Assessment Instrument (Local Instrument) of the National Public Health Performance Standards Program in rural settings...
  56. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of osteoporosis screening and treatment with hormone replacement therapy, raloxifene, or alendronate
    Lee R Mobley
    Division for Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International Research Triangle Institute, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Med Decis Making 26:194-206. 2006
    ..The authors conclude that screening and treating with alendronate are more cost-effective than screening and treating with raloxifene or HRT. Relative to an NST strategy, alendronate has a fairly good cost-effectiveness ratio...
  57. pmc Retail tobacco outlet density and youth cigarette smoking: a propensity-modeling approach
    Scott P Novak
    Substance Abuse Epidemiology, Prevention, and Risk Behavior, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Rd, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:670-6. 2006
    ..We examined whether retail tobacco outlet density was related to youth cigarette smoking after control for a diverse range of neighborhood characteristics...
  58. ncbi An assessment of patient preference and adherence to treatment with Wellbutrin SR: a web-based survey
    Arthur L Granger
    RTI Health Solutions, 3040 Cornwallis Rd Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Affect Disord 90:217-21. 2006
    ..The current study was conducted to assess adherence and patient preference among individuals taking Wellbutrin SR (bupropion) for depression, as well as their interest in a once-daily formulation of bupropion...
  59. ncbi Violence against substance-abusing South African sex workers: intersection with culture and HIV risk
    W M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    AIDS Care 17:S55-64. 2005
    ..Results support the critical need for targeted, comprehensive interventions that address substance abuse, sexual risk, and violence as interrelated phenomena...
  60. ncbi Postnatal development of rat pups after maternal exposure to diethanolamine
    Catherine J Price
    Life Sciences and Toxicology, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Birth Defects Res B Dev Reprod Toxicol 74:243-54. 2005
    ..Teratology 37:503-504, 1988]. The toxicity profile for DEA differs among rodent species. This study investigated DEA-induced postnatal toxicity in a second species...
  61. ncbi Mental health disorders and sexually transmitted diseases in a privately insured population
    David B Rein
    Division of Health Economics Research, RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:917-24. 2004
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  62. ncbi Medicare's demonstration of competitive bidding for clinical laboratory services: what it means for clinical laboratories
    T J Hoerger
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 12194, USA
    Clin Chem 44:1728-34. 1998
    ..We close with some brief comments on how to succeed in competitive bidding for Medicare services...

Research Grants62

  1. Design and Development of Pharmacotherapies for Treating Stimulant Abuse
    Frank Ivy Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3) To continue on a limited basis our development of selected 3-phenyltropane analogs as second-generation pharmacotherapies to treat cocaine addiction. ..
  2. SELECTIVE OPIOID ANTAGONIST AS MEDICATION FOR DRUG ABUSE
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Compounds that are potent delta selective opioid receptor inverse agonists will be evaluated by Dr. Chris Evans (UCLA) in a chronic antinociception rat model. ..
  3. Development of Pharmacotherapies for Nicotine Addiction
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  4. SELECTIVE OPIOID ANTAGONIST AS MEDICATION FOR DRUG ABUSE
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. DEVELOPMENT OF LIGANDS FOR NICOTINIC RECEPTORS
    Frank Ivy Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This application addresses this problem by proposing studies to develop competitive antagonists and partial agonists as well as allosteric modulators of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors as new pharmacotherapies to treat smokers. ..
  6. DEVELOPMENT OF LIGANDS FOR NICOTINIC RECEPTORS
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This application addresses this problem by proposing studies to develop competitive antagonists and partial agonists as well as allosteric modulators of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors as new pharmacotherapies to treat smokers. ..
  7. Selective Opioid Antagonists as Medications for Drug Abuse
    Frank Ivy Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This application addresses these problems by proposing to identify and develop selective ? opioid receptor antagonists as new pharmacotherapies to treat patients addicted to drugs of abuse. ..
  8. COCAINE: A STUDY OF THE BIOCHEMICAL MECHANISM OF ACTION
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. DEVELOPMENT OF LIGANDS FOR NICOTINIC RECEPTORS
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  10. COCAINE: A STUDY OF THE BIOCHEMICAL MECHANISM OF ACTION
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 1991
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  11. DEVELOPMENT OF LIGANDS FOR NICOTINIC RECEPTORS
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..5) The potency of the epibatidine analogs prepared at RTI in activating expressed alpha4beta2 receptors was shown by studies at MCV to correlate well with the K-app binding affinities. ..
  12. NOVEL PHARMACOTHERAPIES FOR COCAINE DEPENDENCE
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..An ideal candidate compound would not only have efficacy in the preclinical models but would be safe, orally active, and potent, would not show tolerance or sensitization, and if abusable, would be less so than cocaine. ..
  13. Macro-social & Parent Influence on Adolescents' Drug Use
    Matthew Farrelly; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Generalized Growth Mixture Modeling will be used to test the study hypotheses. ..
  14. Adapting the Women's CoOp for At-Risk Teens
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., age, relationships with males, changes in knowledge about HIV risk behaviors, and competency in active refusal, negotiation, and condom skills). ..
  15. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  16. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  17. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 3. To examine the moderating and mediating effects of such factors as abuse history, HIV status, AOD use, psychological distress, and relationship power on the effectiveness of the HIV prevention interventions. ..