L J Ouellet

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and incidence of HIV among out-of-treatment injecting drug users, Chicago 1994-1996
    L J Ouellet
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 25:443-50. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Cautionary comments on an ethnographic tale gone wrong
    Lawrence J Ouellet
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 19:238-40; discussion 246-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV risk practices among needle exchange users and nonusers in Chicago
    Lawrence Ouellet
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Community Outreach Intervention Projects, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1187-96. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Injection-related risk behaviors in young urban and suburban injection drug users in Chicago (1997-1999)
    L E Thorpe
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:71-8. 2001
  5. pmc Racial and ethnic changes in heroin injection in the United States: implications for the HIV/AIDS epidemic
    Dita Broz
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 W Taylor Street M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 94:221-33. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Methods to recruit and retain a cohort of young-adult injection drug users for the Third Collaborative Injection Drug Users Study/Drug Users Intervention Trial (CIDUS III/DUIT)
    Richard S Garfein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S4-17. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Needle exchange and injection-related risk behaviors in Chicago: a longitudinal study
    Dezheng Huo
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:108-14. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Perceived risk, peer influences, and injection partner type predict receptive syringe sharing among young adult injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    Susan L Bailey
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S18-29. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Cessation of injection drug use and change in injection frequency: the Chicago Needle Exchange Evaluation Study
    Dezheng Huo
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Addiction 101:1606-13. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of crack-cocaine injection among young injection drug users in the United States, 1997-1999
    Scott S Santibanez
    Division of HIV AIDS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:227-33. 2005

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and incidence of HIV among out-of-treatment injecting drug users, Chicago 1994-1996
    L J Ouellet
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 25:443-50. 2000
    ..To assess HIV prevalence, incidence, and associated risk factors among IDUs in Chicago...
  2. doi request reprint Cautionary comments on an ethnographic tale gone wrong
    Lawrence J Ouellet
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 19:238-40; discussion 246-7. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV risk practices among needle exchange users and nonusers in Chicago
    Lawrence Ouellet
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Community Outreach Intervention Projects, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1187-96. 2004
    ..To assess associations between needle exchange program (NEP) use and drug injection risk practices...
  4. ncbi request reprint Injection-related risk behaviors in young urban and suburban injection drug users in Chicago (1997-1999)
    L E Thorpe
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:71-8. 2001
    ..Current high levels of injection risk behaviors in suburban groups represent a potential for rapid dissemination of infection...
  5. pmc Racial and ethnic changes in heroin injection in the United States: implications for the HIV/AIDS epidemic
    Dita Broz
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 W Taylor Street M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 94:221-33. 2008
    ..We examine trends in the demographic characteristics of heroin injection drug users (IDUs) that may impact future HIV rates...
  6. ncbi request reprint Methods to recruit and retain a cohort of young-adult injection drug users for the Third Collaborative Injection Drug Users Study/Drug Users Intervention Trial (CIDUS III/DUIT)
    Richard S Garfein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S4-17. 2007
    ..S. policy to only fund proven-effective HIV prevention interventions, insights into conducting intervention trials among young IDUs are provided here by describing methods and participants' characteristics in the CIDUS III/DUIT study...
  7. ncbi request reprint Needle exchange and injection-related risk behaviors in Chicago: a longitudinal study
    Dezheng Huo
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:108-14. 2007
    ..To examine whether needle exchange program (NEP) use by injecting drug users (IDUs) affects injection risk behaviors over time...
  8. ncbi request reprint Perceived risk, peer influences, and injection partner type predict receptive syringe sharing among young adult injection drug users in five U.S. cities
    Susan L Bailey
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S18-29. 2007
    ..This study examined risk factors for receptive syringe sharing (RSS) during illicit drug injection by persons 15-30 years old in five U.S. cities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cessation of injection drug use and change in injection frequency: the Chicago Needle Exchange Evaluation Study
    Dezheng Huo
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Addiction 101:1606-13. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of crack-cocaine injection among young injection drug users in the United States, 1997-1999
    Scott S Santibanez
    Division of HIV AIDS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:227-33. 2005
    ..We estimated prevalence and identified correlates of crack-cocaine injection among young injection drug users in the United States...
  11. ncbi request reprint Changes in the sharing of drug injection equipment among street-recruited injection drug users in Chicago, Illinois, 1994--1996
    Dezheng Huo
    Community Outreach Intervention Projects, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:63-76. 2005
    ..Participation in a syringe exchange program was associated with reductions in receptive syringe sharing and syringe-mediated sharing, but not the sharing of cookers...
  12. pmc Comparison of HIV infection risk behaviors among injection drug users from East and West Coast US cities
    Richard S Garfein
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Urban Health 81:260-7. 2004
    ..Prevention efforts are needed on the West Coast to decrease HIV-associated risk behaviors among IDUs, and further efforts are also needed to reduce HIV incidence on the East Coast...
  13. ncbi request reprint The use of needle exchange by young injection drug users
    Susan L Bailey
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Community Outreach Intervention Projects, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 34:67-70. 2003
    ..13-0.45), and were most likely to use condoms with steady sex partners (OR = 2.95; CI = 1.56-5.56). This study found that while frequent NEP use was associated with less risk behavior, young IDUs used NEPs infrequently or not at all...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risk of hepatitis C virus infection among young adult injection drug users who share injection equipment
    Lorna E Thorpe
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:645-53. 2002
    ..5, 95% confidence interval: 1.3, 9.9). The authors conclude that sharing of injection equipment other than syringes may be an important cause of HCV transmission between IDUs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Development, description, and acceptability of a small-group, behavioral intervention to prevent HIV and hepatitis C virus infections among young adult injection drug users
    David W Purcell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:S73-80. 2007
    ..Minimal evidence of contamination was found. Lessons learned can help future researchers to develop stronger interventions for this high-need population...
  16. ncbi request reprint A peer-education intervention to reduce injection risk behaviors for HIV and hepatitis C virus infection in young injection drug users
    Richard S Garfein
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    AIDS 21:1923-32. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether a behavioral intervention, which taught peer education skills, could reduce injection and sexual risk behaviors associated with primary HIV and hepatitis C virus infection (HCV) among young injection drug users (IDU)...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection among injection drug users in the United States, 1994-2004
    Joseph J Amon
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1852-8. 2008
    ..To examine hepatitis C virus (HCV) seroprevalence among injection drug users in 4 US cities from 1994 through 2004...

Research Grants3

  1. NONINJECTED HEROIN USE, HIV AND TRANSITIONS TO INJECTION
    Lawrence Ouellet; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To increase the scope and generalizability of findings, elements of the proposed study, including the survey questionnaire, have been designed for comparison with an ongoing NIDA-funded, prospective study of NIHU in New York City. ..
  2. HIV AND THE SEXUAL NETWORKS OF IDUS AND DRUG-USING MSM
    Lawrence Ouellet; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Test results for other STIs will be used to better characterize the potential for future diffusion of HIV or increased vulnerability to infection with HIV. ..
  3. Psychiatric Disorders and HIV Risk Behaviors among Young Injection Drug Users
    Lawrence Ouellet; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....