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Development and validation of a brief screening version of the Childhood Trauma Questionnaire.
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to develop and validate a short form of the Childhood Trauma Questionnaire (the CTQ-SF) as a screening measure for maltreatment histories in both clinical andExpand
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Efficacy of a woman-focused intervention to reduce HIV risk and increase self-sufficiency among African American crack abusers.
OBJECTIVES This study compares 3- and 6-month outcomes of a woman-focused HIV intervention for crack abusers, a revised National Institute on Drug Abuse standard intervention, and a control group. Expand
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Factors Predicting Entry of Injecting Drug Users into Substance Abuse Treatment
  • W. Zule, D. Desmond
  • Medicine
  • The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse
  • 1 January 2000
A prospective study of 823 injecting drug users (IDUs) was made to identify baseline variables differentiating those who entered treatment during the study from those who did not enter. VariablesExpand
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Substance abuse, treatment needs and access among female sex workers and non-sex workers in Pretoria, South Africa
BackgroundThis study examined cross-sectional data collected from substance-using female sex workers (FSW) and non-sex workers (non-SW) in Pretoria, South Africa, who entered a randomized controlledExpand
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Violence, Homelessness, and HIV Risk Among Crack-Using African-American Women
This study compares the characteristics of out-of-treatment, homeless, crack-using African-American women with those who are not homeless to determine what risks and protective factors differentiateExpand
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Behaviorally Bisexual Men and their Risk Behaviors with Men and Women
Gay and bisexual men are often treated as a homogenous group; however, there may be important differences between them. In addition, behaviorally bisexual men are a potential source of HIV infectionExpand
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Childhood Trauma and Adult Prostitution Behavior in a Multiethnic Heterosexual Drug‐Using Population
A cross-sectional study of the association between severity of childhood trauma and adult prostitution behaviors was conducted among 676 heterosexual drug addicts in San Antonio, Texas. Three hundredExpand
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Simultaneous Recruitment of Drug Users and Men Who Have Sex with Men in the United States and Russia Using Respondent-Driven Sampling: Sampling Methods and Implications
The Sexual Acquisition and Transmission of HIV Cooperative Agreement Program (SATHCAP) examined the role of drug use in the sexual transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) fromExpand
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The Relative Role of Perceived Partner Risks in Promoting Condom Use in a Three-City Sample of High-Risk, Low-Income Women
We examined the effect of women’s perceptions of sexual partner risks on condom use. Women from three US cities (n = 1,967) were recruited to provide data on HIV risks. In univariate models,Expand
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Double jeopardy--drug and sex risks among Russian women who inject drugs: initial feasibility and efficacy results of a small randomized controlled trial
BackgroundWith HIV prevalence estimated at 20% among female injecting drug users (IDUs) in St. Petersburg, Russia, there is a critical need to address the HIV risks of this at-risk population. ThisExpand
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