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The Sonagachi Project: a sustainable community intervention program.
- S. Jana, I. Basu, M. Rotheram-Borus, P. Newman
- AIDS education and prevention : official…
- 1 October 2004
High rates of HIV infection among sex workers in India indicate the importance of understanding the process of establishing a sustainable community intervention program. The Sonagachi Project, based… Expand
Evolution of China's response to HIV/AIDS
Summary Four factors have driven China's response to the HIV/AIDS pandemic: (1) existing government structures and networks of relationships; (2) increasing scientific information; (3) external… Expand
Depressed mood in pregnancy: Prevalence and correlates in two Cape Town peri-urban settlements
BackgroundThe disability associated with depression and its impact on maternal and child health has important implications for public health policy. While the prevalence of postnatal depression is… Expand
Scaling Up mHealth: Where Is the Evidence?
Mark Tomlinson and colleagues question whether there is sufficient evidence on implementation and effectiveness to match the wide enthusiasm for mHealth interventions, and propose a global strategy… Expand
Parents’ disclosure of HIV to their children
Objective: Parents’ disclosure of their HIV serostatus to all of their children is described over time and the impact of disclosure is examined for their adolescent children. Design: A representative… Expand
Predictors of HIV-related stigma among young people living with HIV.
- D. Swendeman, M. Rotheram-Borus, S. Comulada, R. Weiss, María Elena Ramos
- Health psychology : official journal of the…
- 1 July 2006
Enacted and perceived HIV stigma was examined among substance-using young people living with HIV (YPLH) in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York City (N = 147). Almost all YPLH (89%) reported… Expand
Stigma, social support, and depression among people living with HIV in Thailand
- L. Li, Sung-Jae Lee, P. Thammawijaya, C. Jiraphongsa, M. Rotheram-Borus
- AIDS care
- 1 August 2009
Abstract Background. People living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) in Thailand face tremendous challenges, including HIV-related stigma, lack of social support, and mental health issues such as depression.… Expand
Empowering sex workers in India to reduce vulnerability to HIV and sexually transmitted diseases.
- D. Swendeman, I. Basu, Sankari Das, S. Jana, M. Rotheram-Borus
- Social science & medicine
- 1 October 2009
The Sonagachi Project was initiated in Kolkata, India in 1992 as a STD/HIV intervention for sex workers. The project evolved to adopt strategies common to women's empowerment programs globally (i.e.,… Expand
Efficacy of a preventive intervention for youths living with HIV.
- M. Rotheram-Borus, M. B. Lee, +4 authors M. Lightfoot
- American journal of public health
- 1 March 2001
OBJECTIVES HIV transmission behaviors and health practices of HIV-infected youths were examined over a period of 15 months after they received a preventive intervention. METHODS HIV-infected youths… Expand
Reductions in HIV Risk Among Runaway Youth
- M. Rotheram-Borus, J. Song, M. Gwadz, M. Lee, R. Rossem, C. Koopman
- Prevention Science
- 1 September 2003
Runaway youth are 6–12 times more likely to become infected with HIV than other youth. Using a quasi-experimental design, the efficacy of an HIV prevention program was evaluated over 2 years among 2… Expand