Michael J Mugavero

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Failure to establish HIV care: characterizing the "no show" phenomenon
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:127-30. 2007
  2. pmc The therapeutic implications of timely linkage and early retention in HIV care
    Kimberly B Ulett
    University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:41-9. 2009
  3. pmc Missed visits and mortality among patients establishing initial outpatient HIV treatment
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 908 20th St South, Birmingham, AL 35294 2050, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:248-56. 2009
  4. pmc From access to engagement: measuring retention in outpatient HIV clinical care
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 2050, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:607-13. 2010
  5. pmc Measuring retention in HIV care: the elusive gold standard
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 2170, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:574-80. 2012
  6. pmc Comparative effectiveness of initial antiretroviral therapy regimens: ACTG 5095 and 5142 clinical trials relative to ART-CC cohort study
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:253-60. 2011
  7. pmc Racial disparities in HIV virologic failure: do missed visits matter?
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:100-8. 2009
  8. pmc Viremia copy-years predicts mortality among treatment-naive HIV-infected patients initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Michael J Mugavero
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:927-35. 2011
  9. pmc Early retention in HIV care and viral load suppression: implications for a test and treat approach to HIV prevention
    Michael J Mugavero
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:86-93. 2012
  10. pmc Overload: impact of incident stressful events on antiretroviral medication adherence and virologic failure in a longitudinal, multisite human immunodeficiency virus cohort study
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 2050, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:920-6. 2009

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Failure to establish HIV care: characterizing the "no show" phenomenon
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:127-30. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc The therapeutic implications of timely linkage and early retention in HIV care
    Kimberly B Ulett
    University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:41-9. 2009
    ..Missed clinic visits represent an important obstacle to the timely initiation of antiretroviral therapy. These data inform development of interventions to improve linkage and retention in HIV care, an emerging area of growing importance...
  3. pmc Missed visits and mortality among patients establishing initial outpatient HIV treatment
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 908 20th St South, Birmingham, AL 35294 2050, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:248-56. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc From access to engagement: measuring retention in outpatient HIV clinical care
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 2050, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:607-13. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Measuring retention in HIV care: the elusive gold standard
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 2170, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:574-80. 2012
    ..We evaluated 6 commonly used retention measures in predicting viral load (VL) suppression and the correlation among measures...
  6. pmc Comparative effectiveness of initial antiretroviral therapy regimens: ACTG 5095 and 5142 clinical trials relative to ART-CC cohort study
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:253-60. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Racial disparities in HIV virologic failure: do missed visits matter?
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:100-8. 2009
    ..Racial/ethnic health care disparities are well described in people living with HIV/AIDS, although the processes underlying observed disparities are not well elucidated...
  8. pmc Viremia copy-years predicts mortality among treatment-naive HIV-infected patients initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Michael J Mugavero
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:927-35. 2011
    ..We evaluated the cumulative effect of exposure to HIV replication on mortality following initiation of combination antiretroviral therapy (ART)...
  9. pmc Early retention in HIV care and viral load suppression: implications for a test and treat approach to HIV prevention
    Michael J Mugavero
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:86-93. 2012
    ..We evaluated factors associated with expeditious VL suppression and cumulative VL burden among patients establishing outpatient HIV care...
  10. pmc Overload: impact of incident stressful events on antiretroviral medication adherence and virologic failure in a longitudinal, multisite human immunodeficiency virus cohort study
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 2050, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:920-6. 2009
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals experience frequently traumatic and stressful events, such as sexual and physical assault, housing instability, and major financial, employment, and legal difficulties...
  11. pmc Routine depression screening in an HIV clinic cohort identifies patients with complex psychiatric co-morbidities who show significant response to treatment
    Joseph E Schumacher
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2781-91. 2013
    ..HIV clinics can routinely screen and treat depressive symptoms, but should consider accurate psychiatric diagnosis as well as co-occurring mental disorders...
  12. pmc Temporal trends in presentation for outpatient HIV medical care 2000-2010: implications for short-term mortality
    Paula S Seal
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CCB 142, 908 20th Street So, Birmingham, AL 35294 2050, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:745-50. 2011
    ..Many newly diagnosed patients present to outpatient care with advanced HIV infection. More timely HIV diagnosis and initiation of care has the potential to improve individual health outcomes and has public health implications...
  13. pmc Antiretroviral prescribing patterns in treatment-naïve patients in the United States
    James A McKinnell
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:79-85. 2010
    ..In contrast, regimen sequencing beyond the first regimen remained complex. These shifts in ART prescribing patterns may have implications for collaborative HIV care...
  14. pmc Increased regimen durability in the era of once-daily fixed-dose combination antiretroviral therapy
    James H Willig
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS 22:1951-60. 2008
    ..Modern regimens are thought to possess greater tolerability and convenience. We hypothesized this would translate into greater durability...
  15. pmc Short-term discontinuation of HAART regimens more common in vulnerable patient populations
    Lindsay S Robison
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 24:1347-55. 2008
    ..S. HIV/AIDS epidemic. More vigilant monitoring of patient populations at higher risk of toxicity and virologic failure may allow for improved HAART regimen durability...
  16. pmc Comparative efficacy versus effectiveness of initial antiretroviral therapy in clinical trials versus routine care
    Justin S Routman
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 2050, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:574-84. 2010
    ..Although well-chronicled in many conditions, the efficacy versus effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy (ART) remains understudied...
  17. pmc HIV infection and obesity: where did all the wasting go?
    Tyler Tate
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:1281-9. 2012
    ..As chronic diseases rates have increased in HIV+ populations, modifiable risk factors such as obesity have increased in importance. Our objective was to evaluate factors associated with weight change among patients receiving ART...
  18. pmc Pain is independently associated with impaired physical function in HIV-infected patients
    Jessica S Merlin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Pain Med 14:1985-93. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship of pain, a modifiable condition, to functional impairment in HIV-infected patients, independent of mood disorders and substance abuse...
  19. pmc Patient reported outcomes in routine care: advancing data capture for HIV cohort research
    Michael S Kozak
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 2050, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:141-7. 2012
    ..Comparisons between data from PROs and Electronic Health Records (EHR) are lacking. We compare EHR and PRO for capture of depression and substance abuse and their relationship to adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART)...
  20. pmc The role of toxicity-related regimen changes in the development of antiretroviral resistance
    Christa R Nevin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 27:957-63. 2011
    ..Understanding the role of ARV drug selection and other factors associated with the emergence of ARV resistance will help inform interventions to improve patient care and ensure long-term treatment success...
  21. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of HIV-infected antiretroviral-naive patients with discordant immunologic and virologic responses to highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Ruimin Tan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:553-8. 2008
    ..The prognostic significance of a response to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) that is immunologically and virologically discordant is not well understood...
  22. pmc Darunavir outcomes study: comparative effectiveness of virologic suppression, regimen durability, and discontinuation reasons for three-class experienced patients at 48 weeks
    James H Willig
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 26:1279-85. 2010
    ..New agents have transformed the treatment landscape for ARV-experienced patients, with effectiveness in routine clinical care mirroring efficacy in clinical trials...
  23. doi request reprint Clinical inertia in the management of low-density lipoprotein abnormalities in an HIV clinic
    James H Willig
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1315-8. 2008
    ..Clinical inertia was observed in 44% of cases. Patients with higher baseline LDL levels were less likely to experience inertia, whereas women and those in the highest coronary heart disease risk category were more likely to be affected...
  24. pmc High levels of antiretroviral use and viral suppression among persons in HIV care in the United States, 2010
    Julia C Dombrowski
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:299-306. 2013
    ..Contemporary data on patterns of antiretroviral therapy (ART) use in the United States are needed to inform efforts to improve the HIV care cascade...
  25. pmc Pain, mood, and substance abuse in HIV: implications for clinic visit utilization, antiretroviral therapy adherence, and virologic failure
    Jessica S Merlin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:164-70. 2012
    ..Our objective was to investigate the relationship between pain, alone and in the context of mood disorders and substance abuse, on clinic utilization, antiretroviral therapy adherence, and virologic suppression...
  26. pmc Underutilization of the AIDS Drug Assistance Program: associated factors and policy implications
    Noah C Godwin
    University of Alabama School of Medicine, 908 20th St South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:982-95. 2011
    ..The AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) provides antiretroviral medications to low-income individuals with HIV infection...
  27. ncbi request reprint Distribution of health care expenditures for HIV-infected patients
    Ray Y Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1003-10. 2006
    ..Health care expenditures for persons infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in the United State determined on the basis of actual health care use have not been reported in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy...
  28. pmc Uncompensated medical provider costs associated with prior authorization for prescription medications in an HIV clinic
    James L Raper
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 2050, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 51:718-24. 2010
    ..60 per PA. Although evidence supports that PA reduces third-party expenditures, it significantly delays medication accessibility for patients and imposes high costs that negatively impact operating margins for health care providers...
  29. pmc Obesity is associated with race/sex disparities in diabetes and hypertension prevalence, but not cardiovascular disease, among HIV-infected adults
    Amanda L Willig
    1 Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 31:898-904. 2015
    ..Further investigations into the etiology and treatment of CMD in people living with HIV should consider unique race/sex treatment issues. ..
  30. pmc Characteristics of an ambulatory palliative care clinic for HIV-infected patients
    Brian A Perry
    School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Palliat Med 16:934-7. 2013
    ..Our objective was to describe the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) HIV palliative care clinic (HPCC) and compare it to the overall HIV clinic...
  31. pmc Multimorbidity patterns in HIV-infected patients: the role of obesity in chronic disease clustering
    David J Kim
    University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294 2050, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:600-5. 2012
    ..Increases in multimorbidity and obesity have been noted in HIV-infected populations in the current treatment era. Patterns of multimorbid disease clustering and the impact of obesity on multimorbidity are understudied in this population...
  32. ncbi request reprint Predictors of AIDS-related morbidity and mortality in a southern U.S. Cohort
    Michael J Mugavero
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:681-90. 2007
    ..97, p = 0.04), who had lower baseline CD4 counts (HR = 0.48 per 100 cells/mm(3), p < 0.01), and who spent less time on antiretroviral therapy during follow-up (HR = 0.47, p = 0.02) were more likely to experience an HIV-related event...
  33. pmc The Contribution of Missed Clinic Visits to Disparities in HIV Viral Load Outcomes
    Anne Zinski
    Anne Zinski, Andrew O Westfall, D Scott Batey, and Michael J Mugavero are with the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham Lytt I Gardner is with the Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Thomas P Giordano is with the Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Tracey E Wilson is with the Department of Community Health Sciences, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY Mari Lynn Drainoni is with the Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA Jeanne C Keruly is with Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Baltimore, MD Allan E Rodriguez is with the Division of Infectious Diseases, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL Faye Malitz is with the HIV AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, Rockville, MD
    Am J Public Health 105:2068-75. 2015
    ..We explored the contribution of missed primary HIV care visits ("no-show") to observed disparities in virological failure (VF) among Black persons and persons with injection drug use (IDU) history...
  34. pmc Comparative effectiveness of fish oil versus fenofibrate, gemfibrozil, and atorvastatin on lowering triglyceride levels among HIV-infected patients in routine clinical care
    Monica A Muñoz
    Department of Pharmaceutical Outcome and Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL US Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD Department of Medicine HC, MK and Department of Biostatistics EB, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC and Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:254-60. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the effectiveness of fish oil, fenofibrate, gemfibrozil, and atorvastatin on reducing triglyceride (TG) levels among a large cohort of HIV-infected patients in clinical care...
  35. ncbi request reprint Nucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitor dosing errors in an outpatient HIV clinic in the electronic medical record era
    James H Willig
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:658-61. 2007
    ..Understanding the factors related to nucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitor dosing errors is an important step in the building of preventive tools...
  36. pmc Maraviroc observational study: the impact of expanded resistance testing and clinical considerations for antiretroviral regimen selection in treatment-experienced patients
    James H Willig
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:105-11. 2013
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Duration of highly active antiretroviral therapy regimens
    Ray Y Chen
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 2050, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:714-22. 2003
    ..6 years, and medication toxicity-associated events were the cause of one-half of discontinuations. Only a history of opportunistic infection and injection drug use were significantly associated with shorter regimen duration...
  38. doi request reprint Durability of initial antiretroviral therapy in a resource-constrained setting and the potential need for zidovudine weight-based dosing
    James H Willig
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:215-21. 2010
    ..Whereas access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV-infected individuals in the developing world is increasing, data on factors impacting initial regimen durability are lacking...
  39. doi request reprint Early virologic suppression with three-class experienced patients: 24-week effectiveness in the darunavir outcomes study
    James A McKinnell
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS 23:1539-46. 2009
    ....
  40. pmc Comparative Effectiveness and Toxicity of Statins Among HIV-Infected Patients
    Sudershan Singh
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:387-95. 2011
    ..Little is known about the comparative effectiveness of statins among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients. This study compared the effectiveness and toxicity of statins among HIV-infected patients in clinical care...
  41. pmc Mortality after cancer diagnosis in HIV-infected individuals treated with antiretroviral therapy
    Chad J Achenbach
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Center for Global Health, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    AIDS 25:691-700. 2011
    ..To evaluate survival and predictors of mortality after cancer diagnosis among HIV-infected persons receiving combination antiretroviral therapy (cART)...
  42. pmc Improving Depression Among HIV-Infected Adults: Transporting the Effect of a Depression Treatment Intervention to Routine Care
    Angela M Bengtson
    Departments of Epidemiology Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA Departments of Epidemiology and Behavioral and Social Sciences, Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, RI Institute for Community Health Promotion, Brown University, Providence, RI The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, Boston, MA and Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 73:482-488. 2016
    ..Inverse probability of sampling weights (IPSW) is a recently proposed method to transport (or standardize) findings from RCTs to a specific external target population...
  43. doi request reprint Factors Associated with Missed Psychiatry Visits in an Urban HIV Clinic
    Christina P Ho
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, BBRB 206B, 845 19th Street S, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1423-9. 2015
    ..Further exploration of barriers that contribute to disparate linkage to psychiatric care may inform future interventions to improve HIV outcomes in this population...
  44. doi request reprint Predictors of HIV Disclosure in Infected Persons Presenting to Establish Care
    Latesha Elopre
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, ZRB 206, 1720 2nd Ave South, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:147-54. 2016
    ..Future research is needed to better understand factors associated with disclosure of HIV infection status, because this could enhance receipt of social support and contribute to improved HIV health outcomes...
  45. pmc Short Communication: Viral Suppression Is Associated with Increased Likelihood of Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Persons Living with HIV/AIDS
    Greer A Burkholder
    1 Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 31:519-24. 2015
    ..Provision of evidence-based preventive care in addition to HIV care is required for the aging population of PLWHA. ..
  46. doi request reprint Support, stigma, health, coping, and quality of life in older gay men with HIV
    Larry Z Slater
    University of Alabama School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 24:38-49. 2013
    ..Study findings may help researchers develop interventions aimed at increasing QOL in this population...
  47. pmc Underutilization of aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease among HIV-infected patients
    Greer A Burkholder
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:1550-7. 2012
    ..However, little is known about HIV provider practices regarding aspirin (ASA) for primary prevention of CVD...
  48. pmc New syphilis cases and concurrent STI screening in a southeastern U.S. HIV clinic: a call to action
    Cynthia W Baffi
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:23-9. 2010
    ..These low rates are concerning as concurrent sexually transmitted infections (STIs) increase risk for HIV transmission. HIV care provider education with emphasis on STI testing in the setting of incident syphilis is key in prevention...
  49. pmc Health care system and policy factors influencing engagement in HIV medical care: piecing together the fragments of a fractured health care delivery system
    Michael J Mugavero
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Universityof Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S238-46. 2011
    ....
  50. pmc Unanticipated Effects of New Drug Availability on Antiretroviral Durability: Implications for Comparative Effectiveness Research
    Ellen F Eaton
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Open Forum Infect Dis 3:ofw109. 2016
    ..Durability is influenced by extrinsic factors including new drug availability and provider preference. Medication durability must be interpreted carefully in the context of a dynamic treatment landscape. ..
  51. doi request reprint Reported Church Attendance at the Time of Entry into HIV Care is Associated with Viral Load Suppression at 12 Months
    Nicholas Van Wagoner
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, ZRB 206, 1720 2nd Ave South, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA
    AIDS Behav 20:1706-12. 2016
    ..2; 95 % CI 1.4, 7.4) and selective disclosure of HIV status (AOR 2.7; 95 % CI 1.2, 5.6). Church attendance may provide needed support for patients entering HIV care for the first time...
  52. pmc Multiple Imputation to Account for Measurement Error in Marginal Structural Models
    Jessie K Edwards
    From the aDepartment of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC bDivision of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA cDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC dSchool of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA eSchool of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD fFenway Health, Boston, MA and gDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
    Epidemiology 26:645-52. 2015
    ..These models typically assume that variables are measured without error. We describe a method to account for differential and nondifferential measurement error in a marginal structural model...
  53. doi request reprint A conceptual framework for understanding chronic pain in patients with HIV
    Jessica S Merlin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, U S A Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, U S A
    Pain Pract 14:207-16. 2014
    ..To develop this new area of inquiry, we propose an adapted biopsychosocial framework specifically for chronic pain in HIV. This framework will describe these relationships and serve as a conceptual framework for future investigations...
  54. pmc Routine, self-administered, touch-screen, computer-based suicidal ideation assessment linked to automated response team notification in an HIV primary care setting
    Sarah T Lawrence
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:1165-73. 2010
    ..We sought to implement routine screening of suicidal ideation and associated conditions using computerized patient-reported outcome (PRO) assessments...
  55. pmc Heavy Alcohol Use Is Associated With Worse Retention in HIV Care
    Anne K Monroe
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA Department of Medicine, Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA and Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 73:419-425. 2016
    ..Poor retention in HIV care is associated with worse clinical outcomes and increased HIV transmission. We examined the relationship between self-reported alcohol use, a potentially modifiable behavior, and retention...
  56. pmc The effect of antiretroviral therapy on all-cause mortality, generalized to persons diagnosed with HIV in the USA, 2009-11
    Catherine R Lesko
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, NC, USA, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 45:140-50. 2016
    ....
  57. pmc Relationship of immunologic response to antiretroviral therapy with non-AIDS defining cancer incidence
    Elizabeth L Yanik
    aUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina bNorthwestern University, Chicago, Illinois cUniversity of Washington, Seattle, Washington dUniversity of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama eJohns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland fUniversity of California, San Diego gUniversity of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 28:979-87. 2014
    ..To estimate the association between immunologic response to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and non-AIDS defining cancer (NADC) incidence in HIV-infected patients...
  58. pmc Dynamics of viremia in primary HIV-1 infection in Africans: insights from analyses of host and viral correlates
    Heather A Prentice
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Virology 449:254-62. 2014
    ..These observations were strengthened by the addition of 111 seroconverters with 2-3 eligible VL results, suggesting that DOI should be a critical parameter in epidemiological and clinical studies. ..
  59. pmc Short communication routine HIV testing in the emergency department: assessment of patient perceptions
    D Scott Batey
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 28:352-6. 2012
    ..These data are of particular benefit to decision makers considering the addition of routine HIV testing in EDs...
  60. pmc Brief Report: Interpersonal and Intrapersonal Factors as Parallel Independent Mediators in the Association Between Internalized HIV Stigma and ART Adherence
    Victoria C Seghatol-Eslami
    Departments of Psychology Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL and Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 74:e18-e22. 2017
    ..People living with HIV (PLWH) need to adhere to antiretroviral therapy (ART) to achieve optimal health. One reason for ART nonadherence is HIV-related stigma...
  61. ncbi request reprint Brief Report: The Right People, Right Places, and Right Practices: Disparities in PrEP Access Among African American Men, Women, and MSM in the Deep South
    Latesha Elopre
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 74:56-59. 2017
    ..Further research is needed to understand PrEP access and uptake in high-risk populations...
  62. pmc The effect of antidepressant treatment on HIV and depression outcomes: results from a randomized trial
    BRIAN W PENCE
    aDepartment of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health bDepartment of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, UNC Chapel Hill cPharmaceutical Product Development of Wilmington dDivision of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham eDivision of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, UNC Chapel Hill, North Carolina fDivision of Infectious Diseases gDepartment of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Alabama Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama hDepartment of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham iWarren Vance Community Health Center Inc, Henderson jDepartment of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics and Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham kInstitute for Global Health and Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, UNC Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS 29:1975-86. 2015
    ..Depression is a major barrier to HIV treatment outcomes...
  63. pmc The Role of Early HIV Status Disclosure in Retention in HIV Care
    Latesha Elopre
    1 Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 29:646-50. 2015
    ..Further work is needed to understand the relationship between disclosure and retention in care in order to guide future interventions to improve HIV-outcomes...
  64. doi request reprint The state of engagement in HIV care in the United States: from cascade to continuum to control
    Michael J Mugavero
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Clin Infect Dis 57:1164-71. 2013
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  65. doi request reprint Late diagnosis, delayed presentation and late presentation in HIV: proposed definitions, methodological considerations and health implications
    Michael Kozak
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Antivir Ther 18:17-23. 2013
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  66. pmc Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Individuals with HIV: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Shia T Kent
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0148920. 2016
    ..To synthesize the current literature on ambulatory BP monitoring (ABPM) in HIV+ individuals, a systematic literature review and meta-analysis were performed...
  67. pmc Improving parental stress levels among mothers living with HIV: a randomized control group intervention study
    Erica R Johnson
    1 Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 29:220-8. 2015
    ..049), with greater improvements in the parenting intervention. Results indicate that screening for high levels of stress should be considered in clinical practice to effectively implement stress-reducing interventions among MLH...
  68. doi request reprint Self-Report Measures in the Assessment of Antiretroviral Medication Adherence: Comparison with Medication Possession Ratio and HIV Viral Load
    Lassane Kabore
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 14:156-62. 2015
    ..We determined the association between self-reported adherence (SRA) and medication possession ratio (MPR), a pharmacy-based adherence measure, and their respective associations with viral load...
  69. doi request reprint Bone changes and fracture risk in individuals infected with HIV
    Amy H Warriner
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes, University of Alabama at Birmingham, FOT 702, 2000 6th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233 0271, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 12:163-9. 2010
    ..Here we review the bone changes that occur with HIV infection and treatment...
  70. pmc Late diagnosis of HIV infection: the role of age and sex
    Michael J Mugavero
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Med 120:370-3. 2007
    ..Additionally, we evaluated factors associated with HIV infection being diagnosed during hospitalization...
  71. ncbi request reprint Improving engagement in HIV care: what can we do?
    Michael J Mugavero
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Top HIV Med 16:156-61. 2008
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