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The State of the Union: Sexual Health Disparities in a National Sample of US College Students
- Eric R. Buhi, S. Marhefka, M. Hoban
- Journal of American college health : J of ACH
- 29 January 2010
Abstract Objective: To examine sexual health disparities between blacks and whites in a national sample of US college students. Participants and Method Summary: Analyses utilized secondary data from… Expand
Disclosure of an HIV Diagnosis to Children: History, Current Research, and Future Directions
- L. Wiener, C. Mellins, S. Marhefka, H. Battles
- Medicine, Psychology
- Journal of developmental and behavioral…
- 1 April 2007
Disclosing the diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or AIDS to a child is a controversial and emotionally charged issue among both the health care communities and parents and caregivers of… Expand
Clinical assessment of medication adherence among HIV-infected children: examination of the Treatment Interview Protocol (TIP)
- S. Marhefka, J. Farley, J. Rodrigue, L. L. Sandrik, J. Sleasman, V. Tepper
- AIDS care
- 1 April 2004
This paper presents findings of a multi-site study designed to document: (1) caregivers’ regimen knowledge; (2) barriers to adherence; and (3) the relationships between adherence, regimen knowledge… Expand
Caregiver psychosocial characteristics and children's adherence to antiretroviral therapy.
Although parents and caregivers may have primary responsibility for their children's medication- taking, surprisingly few studies have examined caregiver psychosocial correlates of children's… Expand
Family experiences with pediatric antiretroviral therapy: responsibilities, barriers, and strategies for remembering medications.
This study examines the relationship between adherence to pediatric HIV regimens and three family experience factors: (1) regimen responsibility; (2) barriers to adherence; and (3) strategies for… Expand
Ethnic and racial differences in HPV knowledge and vaccine intentions among men receiving HPV test results.
We examined factors associated with HPV vaccine intentions by racial/ethnic group among men participating in a HPV natural history study. HPV knowledge, vaccine intentions and perceived barriers were… Expand
Psychosocial implications of HIV serostatus disclosure to youth with perinatally acquired HIV.
Recommendations suggest that older children and adolescents perinatally infected with HIV (PHIV+) be informed of their HIV diagnosis; however, delayed disclosure is commonly reported. This study… Expand
Medication Adherence and Sexual Risk Behavior among HIV-Infected Adults: Implications for Transmission of Resistant Virus
- R. Remien, T. Exner, +12 authors The Nimh Healthy Living Project Team
- AIDS and Behavior
- 23 January 2007
As more people are living long-term with HIV there are growing concerns about specific behaviors that can affect both personal and the public health. This study examined the relationship between… Expand
Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Intentions Among Men Participating in a Human Papillomavirus Natural History Study Versus a Comparison Sample
- E. Daley, S. Marhefka, Eric R. Buhi, C. Vamos, N. D. Hernández, A. Giuliano
- Sexually transmitted diseases
- 1 June 2010
Background: Human papillomavirus (HPV), the most common sexually transmitted virus in the United States, remains a considerable public health problem. HPV has been associated with anogenital warts… Expand
Ethical issues concerning disclosures of HIV diagnoses to perinatally infected children and adolescents.