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Outreach to Low-Wage and Precarious Workers: Concept Mapping for Public Health Officers
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2018-11)
Objective: To explore Concept Mapping (CM) as a participatory methodology that can be used by public health officials to strategize approaches to reducing health inequities among low wage workers and workers with unstable ...
Deconstructing a Disparity: Explaining Excess Preterm Birth among U.S.-born Black Women
PURPOSE: To determine components of excess preterm birth (PTB) rates for U.S.-born black women relative to both foreign-born black women and U.S.-born white women attributable to differences in observed sociodemographic, ...
Latent classes of sexual risk behavior and engagement in outreach, intervention and prevention services among women who inject drugs across 20 U.S. cities
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2018-11-01)
Background. Monitoring the effects of HIV prevention efforts among persons who inject drugs (PWID) is key to informing prevention programs and policy. Methods. Data for this study came from the 2012 National HIV ...
Measuring the Impact of Nonignorable Missingness Using the R Package isni
Background and Objective: The popular assumption of ignorability simplifies analyses with incomplete data, but if it is not satisfied, results may be incorrect. Therefore it is necessary to assess the sensitivity of empirical ...
Feasibility of ecological momentary assessment to study mood and risk behavior among young people who inject drugs
AIMS: To test the acceptability and feasibility of ecological momentary assessment (EMA) of mood and injection risk behavior among young people who inject drugs (PWID), using mobile phones. METHODS: Participants were ...