Lung Vu

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Annual cost of antiretroviral therapy among three service delivery models in Uganda
    Lung Vu
    Population Council, Washington, DC, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 19:20840. 2016
  2. pmc Effectiveness of Behavior Change Communications for Reducing Transmission Risks Among People Living with HIV in 6 Countries in Central America
    Lung Vu
    Population Services International, 1120 19th Street, NW, Ste 600, Washington, DC, 20036, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1203-13. 2015
  3. doi request reprint High HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men in Nigeria: implications for combination prevention
    Lung Vu
    Population Services International, Washington, DC, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:221-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Physical and mental health consequences of Katrina on Vietnamese immigrants in New Orleans: a pre- and post-disaster assessment
    Lung Vu
    Population Services International, Washington, DC, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:386-94. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Correlates of sexual, ethnic, and dual identity: a study of young Asian and Pacific Islander men who have sex with men
    Lung Vu
    HIV and AIDS Program, Population Council, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:423-36. 2011
  6. doi request reprint HIV-related conspiracy beliefs and its relationships with HIV testing and unprotected sex among men who have sex with men in Tshwane (Pretoria), South Africa
    Waimar Tun
    Population Council, HIV and AIDS, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS Care 24:459-67. 2012
  7. doi request reprint High levels of unprotected anal intercourse and never testing for HIV among men who have sex with men in Nigeria: evidence from a cross-sectional survey for the need for innovative approaches to HIV prevention
    Lung Vu
    Population Services International, Washington, DC, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:659-65. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Levels and correlates of internalized homophobia among men who have sex with men in Pretoria, South Africa
    Lung Vu
    HIV and AIDS Program, Population Council, 4301 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 280, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:717-23. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Increasing Uptake of HIV, Sexually Transmitted Infection, and Family Planning Services, and Reducing HIV-Related Risk Behaviors Among Youth Living With HIV in Uganda
    Lung Vu
    Population Council, Washington, DC Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 60:S22-S28. 2017
  10. pmc Effectiveness of a combination prevention strategy for HIV risk reduction with men who have sex with men in Central America: a mid-term evaluation
    Rebecca Firestone
    Population Services International, 1120 19th Street, NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:1244. 2014

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Publications14

  1. pmc Annual cost of antiretroviral therapy among three service delivery models in Uganda
    Lung Vu
    Population Council, Washington, DC, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 19:20840. 2016
    ..This study aimed to provide data on annual ART cost per client among three different service delivery models in Uganda...
  2. pmc Effectiveness of Behavior Change Communications for Reducing Transmission Risks Among People Living with HIV in 6 Countries in Central America
    Lung Vu
    Population Services International, 1120 19th Street, NW, Ste 600, Washington, DC, 20036, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1203-13. 2015
    ..About 30 % experienced physical or sexual violence, and those who did were 4 times less likely to use condoms. Findings suggest that behavioral interventions for PLHIV can reduce HIV-transmission risks and increase access to care...
  3. doi request reprint High HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men in Nigeria: implications for combination prevention
    Lung Vu
    Population Services International, Washington, DC, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:221-7. 2013
    ..We aimed to increase the knowledge base of the evolving HIV epidemic among MSM, highlight risk factors that may fuel the epidemic, and inform future HIV prevention packages...
  4. doi request reprint Physical and mental health consequences of Katrina on Vietnamese immigrants in New Orleans: a pre- and post-disaster assessment
    Lung Vu
    Population Services International, Washington, DC, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:386-94. 2012
    ..Hurricane Katrina had significant negative impacts on the mental and physical health of Vietnamese New Orleanians. Several factors present clear opportunities for targeted interventions...
  5. doi request reprint Correlates of sexual, ethnic, and dual identity: a study of young Asian and Pacific Islander men who have sex with men
    Lung Vu
    HIV and AIDS Program, Population Council, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:423-36. 2011
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  6. doi request reprint HIV-related conspiracy beliefs and its relationships with HIV testing and unprotected sex among men who have sex with men in Tshwane (Pretoria), South Africa
    Waimar Tun
    Population Council, HIV and AIDS, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS Care 24:459-67. 2012
    ..4; 95% CI: 1.1-5.7). Endorsing beliefs in HIV conspiracies reflects a mistrust in government institutions and systems which could be an impediment to seeking HIV-related services, including HIV counseling and testing...
  7. doi request reprint High levels of unprotected anal intercourse and never testing for HIV among men who have sex with men in Nigeria: evidence from a cross-sectional survey for the need for innovative approaches to HIV prevention
    Lung Vu
    Population Services International, Washington, DC, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:659-65. 2013
    ..To describe sexual risk behaviour, correlates of unprotected anal intercourse (UAI) and never testing for HIV and its implications for HIV prevention interventions among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Nigeria and other similar contexts...
  8. doi request reprint Levels and correlates of internalized homophobia among men who have sex with men in Pretoria, South Africa
    Lung Vu
    HIV and AIDS Program, Population Council, 4301 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 280, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:717-23. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Increasing Uptake of HIV, Sexually Transmitted Infection, and Family Planning Services, and Reducing HIV-Related Risk Behaviors Among Youth Living With HIV in Uganda
    Lung Vu
    Population Council, Washington, DC Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 60:S22-S28. 2017
    ....
  10. pmc Effectiveness of a combination prevention strategy for HIV risk reduction with men who have sex with men in Central America: a mid-term evaluation
    Rebecca Firestone
    Population Services International, 1120 19th Street, NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:1244. 2014
    ..Two years into implementation, we evaluated this program's effectiveness for MSM by testing whether exposure to any or a combination of program components could reduce HIV risks...
  11. pmc Reducing HIV-related risk and mental health problems through a client-centred psychosocial intervention for vulnerable adolescents in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Nrupa Jani
    HIVCore Population Council, Washington, DC, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 19:20832. 2016
    ..We piloted and assessed the effects of a targeted psychosocial intervention to reduce mental health problems and improve HIV-related outcomes among migrant adolescents in Addis Ababa...
  12. doi request reprint Disclosure of HIV status to sex partners among HIV-infected men and women in Cape Town, South Africa
    Lung Vu
    HIV and AIDS Program, Population Council, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:132-8. 2012
    ..Mitigating the influence of HIV stigma on HIV status disclosure particularly within steady sex partnerships is also important and may be accomplished through individual and couple counseling...
  13. pmc Randomized evaluation and cost-effectiveness of HIV and sexual and reproductive health service referral and linkage models in Zambia
    Paul C Hewett
    Population Council, 4301 Connecticut Avenue, Washington, DC, 20008, USA
    BMC Public Health 16:785. 2016
    ..This study assessed whether improved service delivery models increased the uptake and cost-effectiveness of HIV and sexual and reproductive health services...
  14. doi request reprint Inequitable Gender Norms From Early Adolescence to Young Adulthood in Uganda: Tool Validation and Differences Across AgeĀ Groups
    Lung Vu
    Population Council, Washington, D C Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 60:S15-S21. 2017
    ..We aimed to describe and compare gender norms among 10- to 14-year-olds versus 15- to 24-year-olds and to conduct a rigorous evaluation of the GEM Scale's performance among these two ageĀ groups...