Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- The role of primary care physicians in improving colorectal cancer screening in patients with HIVFlorence Momplaisir
Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, 423 Guardian Drive, 13th floor Blockley Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Gen Intern Med 27:940-4. 2012..Little is known about routine cancer screening practices in that population and the factors associated with cancer screening...
- Preventive cancer screening practices in HIV-positive patientsFlorence Momplaisir
a Division of Infectious Diseases, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
AIDS Care 26:87-94. 2014..BCS was lower in HIV-positive compared to HIV-negative women. Frequent visits to a PCPs improved cancer screening. ..
- Health Outcomes of HIV-Infected People with Mental IllnessBaligh R Yehia
Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 1021 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
AIDS Behav 19:1491-500. 2015..9 vs. 74.4 %; AOR 0.64, 95 % CI 0.46-0.90). These findings argue for the need to optimize ART adherence in this population. ..
- Barriers and facilitators to patient retention in HIV careBaligh R Yehia
Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
BMC Infect Dis 15:246. 2015..Multiple quantitative studies have described demographic and clinical characteristics associated with retention in HIV care. However, qualitative studies are needed to better understand barriers and facilitators...
- Colorectal cancer incidence and screening in US Medicaid patients with and without HIV infectionSara C Keller
a Division of Infectious Diseases, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
AIDS Care 26:716-22. 2014..As we showed a low rate of CRCS overall in this Medicaid population, researchers, clinicians, and policy-makers should improve access to and uptake of CRCS among all Medicaid patients, and particularly among PLWH...
- Location of HIV diagnosis impacts linkage to medical careBaligh R Yehia
Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Center for Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Department of Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA and Philadelphia Department of Public Health, AIDS Activities Coordinating Office, Philadelphia, PA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 68:304-9. 2015..77; 95% confidence interval: 0.64 to 0.92), 46% (0.56; 0.42-0.72), and 75% (0.25; 0.18-0.35) decrease in the probability of linkage compared with medical clinics, respectively. ..