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profileAlexander C Tsai, M.D., Ph.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Psychiatry
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
MGH Global Health, 7th Floor
125 Nashua St
Boston MA 02114
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2015 - 2016Excellence in Mentoring Award (Young Mentor Award), Harvard Medical School
2016 - 2017Exceptional Mentorship in Research Award, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Changes in depressive symptoms after initiating antiretroviral therapy among HIV-positive patients in rural Uganda
International, 06/09/14 - 08/08/14
Understanding the mechanisms leading to psychosocial distress in rural women suffering from severe water insecurity in southwest Uganda
Summer, 06/08/15 - 04/30/16

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R01MH113494     (TSAI, ALEXANDER C)Jul 1, 2017 - Jun 30, 2022
Social networks, HIV stigma, and the HIV care cascade in rural Uganda
Role: Principal Investigator

74424     (TSAI, ALEXANDER C)Apr 1, 2017 - Mar 31, 2019
Assessing the relationship of economic opportunity with health and health behaviors to inform policy interventions
Role: Principal Investigator

Burke Global Health Fellowship     (TSAI, ALEXANDER C)Jul 1, 2016 - Jun 30, 2018
Water insecurity, child mental health, and HIV+ caregiver outcomes in rural Uganda
Role: Principal Investigator

K23MH096620     (TSAI, ALEXANDER C)Sep 1, 2012 - Jun 30, 2017
Microenterprise to empower and improve health of HIV+ women in Uganda
Role: Principal Investigator

R36HS014151     (TSAI, ALEXANDER C)Apr 1, 2004 - Mar 31, 2005
Measuring Hospital Quality and Its Effects on Bargaining
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Perkins JM, Nyakato VN, Kakuhikire B, Tsai AC, Subramanian SV, Bangsberg DR, Christakis NA. Food insecurity, social networks and symptoms of depression among men and women in rural Uganda: a cross-sectional, population-based study. Public Health Nutr. 2017 Oct 09; 1-11. PMID: 28988551.
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  2. Venkataramani AS, Tsai AC. Dreams Deferred - The Public Health Consequences of Rescinding DACA. N Engl J Med. 2017 Nov 02; 377(18):1707-1709. PMID: 28902574.
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  3. Wen LS, Behrle EB, Tsai AC. Evaluating the impact of Affordable Care Act repeal on America's opioid epidemic. PLoS Med. 2017 Aug; 14(8):e1002380. PMID: 28850576.
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  4. Tsai AC. Lay worker-administered behavioral treatments for psychological distress in resource-limited settings: Time to move from evidence to practice? PLoS Med. 2017 Aug; 14(8):e1002372. PMID: 28809928.
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  5. Kelly JD, Reid MJ, Lahiff M, Tsai AC, Weiser SD. Community-Level HIV Stigma as a Driver for HIV Transmission Risk Behaviors and Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Sierra Leone: A Population-Based Study. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 08 01; 75(4):399-407. PMID: 28406807.
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  6. Cooper-Vince CE, Kakuhikire B, Vorechovská D, McDonough AQ, Perkins JM, Venkataramani AS, Mushavi RC, Baguma C, Ashaba S, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Household water insecurity, missed schooling among children, and the mediating role of caregiver depression: population-based, cross-sectional study in rural Uganda. Glob Ment Health (Camb). 2017; 1(4):e15.
  7. Ashaba S, Kakuhikire B, Vorechovská D, Perkins JM, Cooper-Vince CE, Maling S, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Reliability, Validity, and Factor Structure of the Hopkins Symptom Checklist-25: Population-Based Study of Persons Living with HIV in Rural Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2017 Jun 30. PMID: 28667469.
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  8. Tsai AC, Kakuhikire B, Perkins JM, Vorechovská D, McDonough AQ, Ogburn EL, Downey JM, Bangsberg DR. Measuring personal beliefs and perceived norms about intimate partner violence: Population-based survey experiment in rural Uganda. PLoS Med. 2017 May; 14(5):e1002303. PMID: 28542176.
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  9. Ashaba S, Kaida A, Burns BF, O'Neil K, Dunkley E, Psaros C, Kastner J, Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Matthews LT. Understanding coping strategies during pregnancy and the postpartum period: a qualitative study of women living with HIV in rural Uganda. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017 May 08; 17(1):138. PMID: 28482821.
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  10. Chan BT, Tsai AC. Reply. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 May 01; 75(1):e21-e22. PMID: 28399046.
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  11. Venkataramani AS, Shah SJ, O’Brien R, Kawachi I, Tsai AC. Health consequences of immigration policy: evidence from the U.S. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program. Lancet Public Health. 2017; 4(2):e175-e181.
  12. Haberer JE, Sabin L, Amico KR, Orrell C, Galárraga O, Tsai AC, Vreeman RC, Wilson I, Sam-Agudu NA, Blaschke TF, Vrijens B, Mellins CA, Remien RH, Weiser SD, Lowenthal E, Stirratt MJ, Sow PS, Thomas B, Ford N, Mills E, Lester R, Nachega JB, Bwana BM, Ssewamala F, Mbuagbaw L, Munderi P, Geng E, Bangsberg DR. Improving antiretroviral therapy adherence in resource-limited settings at scale: a discussion of interventions and recommendations. J Int AIDS Soc. 2017 Mar 22; 20(1):1-15. PMID: 28364569.
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  13. Haberer JE, Sabin L, Amico KR, Orrell C, Galárraga O, Tsai AC, Vreeman RC, Wilson I, Sam-Agudu NA, Blaschke TF, Vrijens B, Mellins CA, Remien RH, Weiser SD, Lowenthal E, Stirratt MJ, Sow PS, Thomas B, Ford N, Mills E, Lester R, Nachega JB, Bwana BM, Ssewamala F, Mbuagbaw L, Munderi P, Geng E, Bangsberg DR. Improving antiretroviral therapy adherence in resource-limited settings at scale: a discussion of interventions and recommendations. J Int AIDS Soc. 2017; 20(1):21371. PMID: 28630651.
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  14. Tsai AC. Limitations of using the Lorenz curve framework to understand the distribution of population viral load. AIDS. 2017 Mar 13; 31(5):742. PMID: 28225454.
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  15. Tsai AC, Mendenhall E, Trostle JA, Kawachi I. Co-occurring epidemics, syndemics, and population health. Lancet. 2017 Mar 04; 389(10072):978-982. PMID: 28271848.
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  16. O'Brien RL, Venkataramani AS, Tsai AC. Economic Mobility and the Mortality Crisis Among US Middle-aged Whites. Epidemiology. 2017 Mar; 28(2):e12-e13. PMID: 27787290.
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  17. Perkins JM, Nyakato VN, Kakuhikire B, Mbabazi PK, Perkins HW, Tsai AC, Subramanian SV, Christakis NA, Bangsberg DR. Actual Versus Perceived HIV Testing Norms, and Personal HIV Testing Uptake: A Cross-Sectional, Population-Based Study in Rural Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2017 Feb 23. PMID: 28233075.
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  18. Chan BT, Tsai AC. Personal contact with HIV-positive persons is associated with reduced HIV-related stigma: cross-sectional analysis of general population surveys from 26 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. J Int AIDS Soc. 2017 01 11; 20(1):21395. PMID: 28362067.
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  19. Haberer JE, Musinguzi N, Tsai AC, Boum Y, Bwana BM, Muzoora C, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR. Real-time electronic adherence monitoring plus follow-up improves adherence compared with standard electronic adherence monitoring. AIDS. 2017 Jan 02; 31(1):169-171. PMID: 27835622.
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  20. Tsai AC, Hatcher AM, Bukusi EA, Weke E, Lemus Hufstedler L, Dworkin SL, Kodish S, Cohen CR, Weiser SD. A Livelihood Intervention to Reduce the Stigma of HIV in Rural Kenya: Longitudinal Qualitative Study. AIDS Behav. 2017 Jan; 21(1):248-260. PMID: 26767535.
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  21. Ng CK, Tsai AC. Proximate Context of HIV-Related Stigma and Women's Use of Skilled Childbirth Services in Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2017 Jan; 21(1):307-316. PMID: 27106877.
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  22. Kakuhikire B, Suquillo D, Atuhumuza E, Mushavi R, Perkins JM, Venkataramani AS, Weiser SD, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. A livelihood intervention to improve economic and psychosocial well-being in rural Uganda: Longitudinal pilot study. SAHARA J. 2016 Dec; 13(1):162-9. PMID: 27619011.
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  23. Venkataramani AS, Brigell R, O’Brien R, Chatterjee P, Kawachi I, Tsai AC. Economic opportunity, health behaviours, and health outcomes in the USA: a population-based cross-sectional study. Lancet Public Health. 2016; 1(1):e18-e25.
  24. Chan BT, Tsai AC. Reply to "Trends in responses to DHS questions should not be interpreted as reflecting an increase in 'anticipated stigma' in Africa". J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016 Oct 19. PMID: 27787349.
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  25. Feinstein MJ, Kim JH, Bibangambah P, Sentongo R, Martin JN, Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Hemphill L, Triant VA, Boum Y, Hunt PW, Okello S, Siedner MJ. Ideal Cardiovascular Health and Carotid Atherosclerosis in a Mixed Cohort of HIV-Infected and Uninfected Ugandans. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2017 Jan; 33(1):49-56. PMID: 27476547.
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  26. Grelotti DJ, Hammer GP, Dilley JW, Karasic DH, Sorensen JL, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Does substance use compromise depression treatment in persons with HIV? Findings from a randomized controlled trial. AIDS Care. 2017 Mar; 29(3):273-279. PMID: 27590273.
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  27. Conroy AA, Tsai AC, Clark GM, Boum Y, Hatcher AM, Kawuma A, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR, Weiser SD. Relationship Power and Sexual Violence Among HIV-Positive Women in Rural Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2016 Sep; 20(9):2045-53. PMID: 27052844; PMCID: PMC4996683 [Available on 09/01/17].
  28. Chan BT, Tsai AC. HIV stigma trends in the general population during antiretroviral treatment expansion: analysis of 31 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, 2003-2013. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016 Aug 15; 72(5):558-64. PMID: 27035888; PMCID: PMC4942369 [Available on 08/15/17].
  29. Tsai AC, Kohrt BA, Matthews LT, Betancourt TS, Lee JK, Papachristos AV, Weiser SD, Dworkin SL. Promises and pitfalls of data sharing in qualitative research. Soc Sci Med. 2016 11; 169:191-198. PMID: 27535900.
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  30. VanderWeele TJ, Li S, Tsai AC, Kawachi I. Association Between Religious Service Attendance and Lower Suicide Rates Among US Women. JAMA Psychiatry. 2016 Aug 01; 73(8):845-51. PMID: 27367927.
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  31. Palar K, Laraia B, Tsai AC, Johnson MO, Weiser SD. Food insecurity is associated with HIV, sexually transmitted infections and drug use among men in the United States. AIDS. 2016 Jun 01; 30(9):1457-65. PMID: 26990632; PMCID: PMC4864057 [Available on 06/01/17].
  32. Tsai AC, Kakuhikire B, Mushavi R, Vorechovská D, Perkins JM, McDonough AQ, Bangsberg DR. Population-based study of intra-household gender differences in water insecurity: reliability and validity of a survey instrument for use in rural Uganda. J Water Health. 2016 Apr; 14(2):280-92. PMID: 27105413; PMCID: PMC4843843 [Available on 04/01/17].
  33. Kohrt BA, Marienfeld CB, Panter-Brick C, Tsai AC, Wainberg ML. Global Mental Health: Five Areas for Value-Driven Training Innovation. Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Aug; 40(4):650-8. PMID: 26983416; PMCID: PMC4938758 [Available on 08/01/17].
  34. Siedner MJ, Kim JH, Nakku RS, Hemphill L, Triant VA, Haberer JE, Martin JN, Boum Y, Kwon DS, Tsai AC, Hunt PW, Okello S, Bangsberg DR. HIV infection and arterial stiffness among older-adults taking antiretroviral therapy in rural Uganda. AIDS. 2016 Feb 20; 30(4):667-70. PMID: 26636926; PMCID: PMC4733585 [Available on 02/20/17].
  35. Tsai AC, Venkataramani AS. Syndemics and Health Disparities: A Methodological Note. AIDS Behav. 2016 Feb; 20(2):423-30. PMID: 26662266; PMCID: PMC4755906 [Available on 02/01/17].
  36. Rouhani SA, O'Laughlin KN, Faustin ZM, Tsai AC, Kasozi J, Ware NC. The role of social support on HIV testing and treatment adherence: A qualitative study of HIV-infected refugees in southwestern Uganda. Glob Public Health. 2017 Aug; 12(8):1051-1064. PMID: 26783835.
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  37. Tsai AC, Tomlinson M, Comulada WS, Rotheram-Borus MJ. Intimate Partner Violence and Depression Symptom Severity among South African Women during Pregnancy and Postpartum: Population-Based Prospective Cohort Study. PLoS Med. 2016 Jan; 13(1):e1001943. PMID: 26784110; PMCID: PMC4718639.
  38. Tsai AC, Tomlinson M, Comulada WS, Rotheram-Borus MJ. Food insufficiency, depression, and the modifying role of social support: Evidence from a population-based, prospective cohort of pregnant women in peri-urban South Africa. Soc Sci Med. 2016 Feb; 151:69-77. PMID: 26773296; PMCID: PMC4766046 [Available on 02/01/17].
  39. Kelly JD, Weiser SD, Tsai AC. Proximate Context of HIV Stigma and Its Association with HIV Testing in Sierra Leone: A Population-Based Study. AIDS Behav. 2016 Jan; 20(1):65-70. PMID: 25771909; PMCID: PMC4570874.
  40. Venkataramani AS, Chatterjee P, Kawachi I, Tsai AC. Economic Opportunity, Health Behaviors, and Mortality in the United States. Am J Public Health. 2016 Mar; 106(3):478-84. PMID: 26691108; PMCID: PMC4758869 [Available on 03/01/17].
  41. Siedner MJ, Bassett IV, Katz IT, Ng CK, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Reply to Okatch et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Mar 01; 62(5):670-1. PMID: 26668342; PMCID: PMC4741363 [Available on 03/01/17].
  42. Tsai AC, Siedner MJ. The Missing Men: HIV Treatment Scale-Up and Life Expectancy in Sub-Saharan Africa. PLoS Med. 2015 Nov; 12(11):e1001906. PMID: 26599825; PMCID: PMC4658175.
  43. Tsai AC, Venkataramani AS. Communal bereavement and resilience in the aftermath of a terrorist event: Evidence from a natural experiment. Soc Sci Med. 2015 Dec; 146:155-63. PMID: 26517292; PMCID: PMC4643388 [Available on 12/01/16].
  44. Tsai AC, Lucas M, Kawachi I. Association Between Social Integration and Suicide Among Women in the United States. JAMA Psychiatry. 2015 Oct; 72(10):987-993. PMID: 26222043; PMCID: PMC4598291 [Available on 10/01/16].
  45. Tsai AC, Venkataramani AS. The causal effect of education on HIV stigma in Uganda: Evidence from a natural experiment. Soc Sci Med. 2015 Oct; 142:37-46. PMID: 26282707; PMCID: PMC4565735 [Available on 10/01/16].
  46. Tsai AC, Venkataramani AS. A More Robust Test of the Penrose Hypothesis. JAMA Psychiatry. 2015 Jul; 72(7):735-6. PMID: 25945426; PMCID: PMC4500632.
  47. Tsai AC, Tomlinson M. Inequitable and Ineffective: Exclusion of Mental Health from the Post-2015 Development Agenda. PLoS Med. 2015 Jun; 12(6):e1001846. PMID: 26125938; PMCID: PMC4488341.
  48. Tsai AC, Burns BF. Syndemics of psychosocial problems and HIV risk: A systematic review of empirical tests of the disease interaction concept. Soc Sci Med. 2015 Aug; 139:26-35. PMID: 26150065; PMCID: PMC4519429.
  49. Chan BT, Tsai AC, Siedner MJ. HIV Treatment Scale-Up and HIV-Related Stigma in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Longitudinal Cross-Country Analysis. Am J Public Health. 2015 Aug; 105(8):1581-7. PMID: 26066939; PMCID: PMC4500171.
  50. Harling G, Tsai AC, Subramanian SV. Intimate partner violence and HIV: embracing complexity. Lancet Glob Health. 2015 Jun; 3(6):e313. PMID: 26001574.
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  51. Siedner MJ, Campbell JI, Kanters S, Bennett JE, Thorlund K, Tsai AC, Mills EJ. Combination Therapy for Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Associated Cryptococcal Meningitis: Whom, When, and Where? Open Forum Infect Dis. 2015 Apr; 2(2):ofv071. PMID: 26125034; PMCID: PMC4462891.
  52. Tsai AC. Home foreclosure, health, and mental health: a systematic review of individual, aggregate, and contextual associations. PLoS One. 2015; 10(4):e0123182. PMID: 25849962; PMCID: PMC4388711.
  53. Olds PK, Kiwanuka JP, Ware NC, Tsai AC, Haberer JE. Explaining antiretroviral therapy adherence success among HIV-infected children in rural Uganda: a qualitative study. AIDS Behav. 2015 Apr; 19(4):584-93. PMID: 25323679; PMCID: PMC4393764.
  54. Tsai AC, Weiser SD, Dilworth SE, Shumway M, Riley ED. Violent Victimization, Mental Health, and Service Utilization Outcomes in a Cohort of Homeless and Unstably Housed Women Living With or at Risk of Becoming Infected With HIV. Am J Epidemiol. 2015 May 15; 181(10):817-26. PMID: 25834138; PMCID: PMC4423526.
  55. Katz IT, Tsai AC. Psychological therapy to improve HIV care and reduce stigma. Lancet HIV. 2015 May; 2(5):e172-3. PMID: 26422997; PMCID: PMC4634562.
  56. Tsai AC, Kerry VB. In reply to "a call for better methodology for global mental health educational program reviews". Acad Psychiatry. 2015 Jun; 39(3):347. PMID: 25794447; PMCID: PMC4425570.
  57. Campbell JI, Kanters S, Bennett JE, Thorlund K, Tsai AC, Mills EJ, Siedner MJ. Comparative effectiveness of induction therapy for human immunodeficiency virus-associated cryptococcal meningitis: a network meta-analysis. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2015 Jan; 2(1):ofv010. PMID: 26034761; PMCID: PMC4438891.
  58. Mutumba M, Musiime V, Tsai AC, Byaruhanga J, Kiweewa F, Bauermeister JA, Snow RC. Disclosure of HIV Status to Perinatally Infected Adolescents in Urban Uganda: A Qualitative Study on Timing, Process, and Outcomes. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2015 Jul-Aug; 26(4):472-84. PMID: 26066697.
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  59. Tsai AC. Socioeconomic gradients in internalized stigma among 4,314 persons with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa. AIDS Behav. 2015 Feb; 19(2):270-82. PMID: 25572833; PMCID: PMC4344381.
  60. Mutumba M, Bauermeister JA, Musiime V, Byaruhanga J, Francis K, Snow RC, Tsai AC. Psychosocial challenges and strategies for coping with HIV among adolescents in Uganda: a qualitative study. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2015 Feb; 29(2):86-94. PMID: 25607900.
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  61. Tsai AC, Wolfe WR, Kumbakumba E, Kawuma A, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR, Weiser SD. Prospective Study of the Mental Health Consequences of Sexual Violence Among Women Living With HIV in Rural Uganda. J Interpers Violence. 2016 May; 31(8):1531-53. PMID: 25586914; PMCID: PMC4500676 [Available on 05/01/17].
  62. Chan BT, Weiser SD, Boum Y, Siedner MJ, Mocello AR, Haberer JE, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Mayer KH, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Persistent HIV-related stigma in rural Uganda during a period of increasing HIV incidence despite treatment expansion. AIDS. 2015 Jan 02; 29(1):83-90. PMID: 25268886; PMCID: PMC4286463.
  63. Tsai AC, Papachristos AV. From social networks to health: Durkheim after the turn of the millennium. Introduction. Soc Sci Med. 2015 Jan; 125:1-7. PMID: 25695107; PMCID: PMC4339207.
  64. Chan BT, Weiser SD, Boum Y, Haberer JE, Kembabazi A, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Mocello AR, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Declining prevalence of probable depression among patients presenting for antiretroviral therapy in rural Uganda: the role of early treatment initiation. AIDS Behav. 2015 Jan; 19(1):19-26. PMID: 24788780; PMCID: PMC4256126.
  65. Psaros C, Haberer JE, Boum Y, Tsai AC, Martin JN, Hunt PW, Bangsberg DR, Safren SA. The factor structure and presentation of depression among HIV-positive adults in Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2015 Jan; 19(1):27-33. PMID: 24854877; PMCID: PMC4360967 [Available on 01/01/16].
  66. Siedner MJ, Ng CK, Bassett IV, Katz IT, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Trends in CD4 count at presentation to care and treatment initiation in sub-Saharan Africa, 2002-2013: a meta-analysis. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Apr 01; 60(7):1120-7. PMID: 25516189; PMCID: PMC4366582.
  67. Kaida A, Matthews LT, Ashaba S, Tsai AC, Kanters S, Robak M, Psaros C, Kabakyenga J, Boum Y, Haberer JE, Martin JN, Hunt PW, Bangsberg DR. Depression during pregnancy and the postpartum among HIV-infected women on antiretroviral therapy in Uganda. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Dec 01; 67 Suppl 4:S179-87. PMID: 25436816; PMCID: PMC4251908.
  68. Tsai AC, Weiser SD. Population-based study of food insecurity and HIV transmission risk behaviors and symptoms of sexually transmitted infections among linked couples in Nepal. AIDS Behav. 2014 Nov; 18(11):2187-97. PMID: 24833522; PMCID: PMC4198426.
  69. Tsai AC. Reliability and validity of depression assessment among persons with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review and meta-analysis. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Aug 15; 66(5):503-11. PMID: 24853307; PMCID: PMC4096047.
  70. Lankowski AJ, Tsai AC, Kanyesigye M, Bwana M, Haberer JE, Wenger M, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR, Hunt PW, Siedner MJ. Empiric deworming and CD4 count recovery in HIV-infected Ugandans initiating antiretroviral therapy. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Aug; 8(8):e3036. PMID: 25101890; PMCID: PMC4125278.
  71. Takada S, Weiser SD, Kumbakumba E, Muzoora C, Martin JN, Hunt PW, Haberer JE, Kawuma A, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. The dynamic relationship between social support and HIV-related stigma in rural Uganda. Ann Behav Med. 2014 Aug; 48(1):26-37. PMID: 24500077; PMCID: PMC4104218.
  72. Tsai AC, Lucas M, Sania A, Kim D, Kawachi I. Social integration and suicide mortality among men: 24-year cohort study of U.S. health professionals. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Jul 15; 161(2):85-95. PMID: 25023247; PMCID: PMC4137390.
  73. Lankowski AJ, Siedner MJ, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Impact of geographic and transportation-related barriers on HIV outcomes in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review. AIDS Behav. 2014 Jul; 18(7):1199-223. PMID: 24563115; PMCID: PMC4047127.
  74. Krezanoski PJ, Tsai AC, Hamer DH, Comfort AB, Bangsberg DR. Household malaria knowledge and its association with bednet ownership in settings without large-scale distribution programs: Evidence from rural Madagascar. J Glob Health. 2014 Jun; 4(1):010401. PMID: 24976960; PMCID: PMC4073249.
  75. Venkataramani AS, Thirumurthy H, Haberer JE, Ii YB, Siedner MJ, Kembabazi A, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. CD4+ cell count at antiretroviral therapy initiation and economic restoration in rural Uganda. AIDS. 2014 May 15; 28(8):1221-6. PMID: 24406678; PMCID: PMC4092056.
  76. Tsai AC, Lucas M, Okereke OI, O'Reilly EJ, Mirzaei F, Kawachi I, Ascherio A, Willett WC. Suicide mortality in relation to dietary intake of n-3 and n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids and fish: equivocal findings from 3 large US cohort studies. Am J Epidemiol. 2014 Jun 15; 179(12):1458-66. PMID: 24812159; PMCID: PMC4051877.
  77. Hung KJ, Tomlinson M, le Roux IM, Dewing S, Chopra M, Tsai AC. Community-based prenatal screening for postpartum depression in a South African township. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2014 Jul; 126(1):74-7. PMID: 24786139; PMCID: PMC4053501.
  78. Hung KJ, Awtrey CS, Tsai AC. Urinary incontinence, depression, and economic outcomes in a cohort of women between the ages of 54 and 65 years. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Apr; 123(4):822-7. PMID: 24785611; PMCID: PMC4009511.
  79. Martinez P, Tsai AC, Muzoora C, Kembabazi A, Weiser SD, Huang Y, Haberer JE, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR, Hunt PW. Reversal of the Kynurenine pathway of tryptophan catabolism may improve depression in ART-treated HIV-infected Ugandans. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Apr 01; 65(4):456-62. PMID: 24220289; PMCID: PMC3943704.
  80. Tsai AC, Tomlinson M, Dewing S, le Roux IM, Harwood JM, Chopra M, Rotheram-Borus MJ. Antenatal depression case finding by community health workers in South Africa: feasibility of a mobile phone application. Arch Womens Ment Health. 2014 Oct; 17(5):423-31. PMID: 24682529; PMCID: PMC4167933.
  81. Tsai AC, Fricchione GL, Walensky RP, Ng C, Bangsberg DR, Kerry VB. Global health training in US graduate psychiatric education. Acad Psychiatry. 2014 Aug; 38(4):426-32. PMID: 24664609; PMCID: PMC4111765.
  82. Hung KJ, Tsai AC, Johnson TR, Walensky RP, Bangsberg DR, Kerry VB. In reply. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Mar; 123(3):666-7. PMID: 24553159; PMCID: PMC4111559.
  83. Siedner MJ, Musinguzi N, Tsai AC, Muzoora C, Kembabazi A, Weiser SD, Bennett J, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Haberer JE, Bangsberg DR. Treatment as long-term prevention: sustained reduction in HIV sexual transmission risk with use of antiretroviral therapy in rural Uganda. AIDS. 2014 Jan 14; 28(2):267-71. PMID: 24361683; PMCID: PMC4038415.
  84. Weiser SD, Palar K, Frongillo EA, Tsai AC, Kumbakumba E, Depee S, Hunt PW, Ragland K, Martin J, Bangsberg DR. Longitudinal assessment of associations between food insecurity, antiretroviral adherence and HIV treatment outcomes in rural Uganda. AIDS. 2014 Jan 02; 28(1):115-20. PMID: 23939234; PMCID: PMC4629837.
  85. Mutumba M, Tomlinson M, Tsai AC. Psychometric properties of instruments for assessing depression among African youth: A systematic review. J Child Adolesc Ment Health. 2014; 26(2):139-56. PMID: 25391712; PMCID: PMC4231821.
  86. Krezanoski PJ, Comfort AB, Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR. Households with young children and use of freely distributed bednets in rural Madagascar. Int Health. 2014 Mar; 6(1):29-34. PMID: 24366350.
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  87. Tsai AC, Scott JA, Hung KJ, Zhu JQ, Matthews LT, Psaros C, Tomlinson M. Reliability and validity of instruments for assessing perinatal depression in African settings: systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2013; 8(12):e82521. PMID: 24340036; PMCID: PMC3858316.
  88. Kerry VB, Walensky RP, Tsai AC, Bergmark RW, Bergmark BA, Rouse C, Bangsberg DR. US medical specialty global health training and the global burden of disease. J Glob Health. 2013 Dec; 3(2):020406. PMID: 24363924; PMCID: PMC3868823.
  89. Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Kegeles SM, Katz IT, Haberer JE, Muzoora C, Kumbakumba E, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Weiser SD. Internalized stigma, social distance, and disclosure of HIV seropositivity in rural Uganda. Ann Behav Med. 2013 Dec; 46(3):285-94. PMID: 23690283; PMCID: PMC3795853.
  90. Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Weiser SD. Harnessing poverty alleviation to reduce the stigma of HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa. PLoS Med. 2013 Nov; 10(11):e1001557. PMID: 24319400; PMCID: PMC3841100.
  91. Katz IT, Ryu AE, Onuegbu AG, Psaros C, Weiser SD, Bangsberg DR, Tsai AC. Impact of HIV-related stigma on treatment adherence: systematic review and meta-synthesis. J Int AIDS Soc. 2013 Nov 13; 16(3 Suppl 2):18640. PMID: 24242258; PMCID: PMC3833107.
  92. Hung KJ, Tsai AC, Johnson TR, Walensky RP, Bangsberg DR, Kerry VB. Scope of global health training in U.S. obstetrics and gynecology residency programs. Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Nov; 122(5):1101-9. PMID: 24104785; PMCID: PMC3856319.
  93. Tsai AC, Mimiaga MJ, Dilley JW, Hammer GP, Karasic DH, Charlebois ED, Sorensen JL, Safren SA, Bangsberg DR. Does effective depression treatment alone reduce secondary HIV transmission risk? Equivocal findings from a randomized controlled trial. AIDS Behav. 2013 Oct; 17(8):2765-72. PMID: 23975476; PMCID: PMC3805275.
  94. Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Bwana M, Haberer JE, Frongillo EA, Muzoora C, Kumbakumba E, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Weiser SD. How does antiretroviral treatment attenuate the stigma of HIV? Evidence from a cohort study in rural Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2013 Oct; 17(8):2725-31. PMID: 23670710; PMCID: PMC3773278.
  95. Katz IT, Nkala B, Dietrich J, Wallace M, Bekker LG, Pollenz K, Bogart LM, Wright AA, Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Gray GE. A qualitative analysis of factors influencing HPV vaccine uptake in Soweto, South Africa among adolescents and their caregivers. PLoS One. 2013; 8(8):e72094. PMID: 24023613; PMCID: PMC3758285.
  96. Tsai AC, Ordóñez AE, Reus VI, Mathews CA. Eleven-year outcomes from an integrated residency program to train research psychiatrists. Acad Med. 2013 Jul; 88(7):983-8. PMID: 23702520; PMCID: PMC3713635.
  97. Siedner MJ, Lankowski A, Tsai AC, Muzoora C, Martin JN, Hunt PW, Haberer JE, Bangsberg DR. GPS-measured distance to clinic, but not self-reported transportation factors, are associated with missed HIV clinic visits in rural Uganda. AIDS. 2013 Jun 01; 27(9):1503-8. PMID: 23435294; PMCID: PMC3745818.
  98. Dewing S, Tomlinson M, le Roux IM, Chopra M, Tsai AC. Food insecurity and its association with co-occurring postnatal depression, hazardous drinking, and suicidality among women in peri-urban South Africa. J Affect Disord. 2013 Sep 05; 150(2):460-5. PMID: 23707034; PMCID: PMC3762324.
  99. Tsai AC. Intimate partner violence and population mental health: why poverty and gender inequities matter. PLoS Med. 2013; 10(5):e1001440. PMID: 23667344; PMCID: PMC3646717.
  100. Tsai AC. Achieving consensus on terminology describing multivariable analyses. Am J Public Health. 2013 Jun; 103(6):e1. PMID: 23597350; PMCID: PMC3679183.
  101. Spielmans GI, Berman MI, Linardatos E, Rosenlicht NZ, Perry A, Tsai AC. Adjunctive atypical antipsychotic treatment for major depressive disorder: a meta-analysis of depression, quality of life, and safety outcomes. PLoS Med. 2013; 10(3):e1001403. PMID: 23554581; PMCID: PMC3595214.
  102. Baylor A, Muzoora C, Bwana M, Kembabazi A, Haberer JE, Matthews LT, Tsai AC, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR. Dissemination of research findings to research participants living with HIV in rural Uganda: challenges and rewards. PLoS Med. 2013; 10(3):e1001397. PMID: 23472055; PMCID: PMC3589331.
  103. Adakun SA, Siedner MJ, Muzoora C, Haberer JE, Tsai AC, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR. Higher baseline CD4 cell count predicts treatment interruptions and persistent viremia in patients initiating ARVs in rural Uganda. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Mar 01; 62(3):317-21. PMID: 23242160; PMCID: PMC3696032.
  104. Kagee A, Tsai AC, Lund C, Tomlinson M. Screening for common mental disorders in low resource settings: reasons for caution and a way forward. Int Health. 2013 Mar; 5(1):11-4. PMID: 23580905; PMCID: PMC3619733.
  105. Tomlinson M, Rotheram-Borus MJ, Swartz L, Tsai AC. Scaling up mHealth: where is the evidence? PLoS Med. 2013; 10(2):e1001382. PMID: 23424286; PMCID: PMC3570540.
  106. Tsai AC, Weiser SD, Steward WT, Mukiibi NF, Kawuma A, Kembabazi A, Muzoora C, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR. Evidence for the reliability and validity of the internalized AIDS-related stigma scale in rural Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2013 Jan; 17(1):427-33. PMID: 22869104; PMCID: PMC3505811.
  107. Horwitz RH, Tsai AC, Maling S, Bajunirwe F, Haberer JE, Emenyonu N, Muzoora C, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR. No association found between traditional healer use and delayed antiretroviral initiation in rural Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2013 Jan; 17(1):260-5. PMID: 22246516; PMCID: PMC3718889.
  108. Tomlinson M, Rotheram-Borus MJ, Doherty T, Swendeman D, Tsai AC, Ijumba P, le Roux I, Jackson D, Stewart J, Friedman A, Colvin M, Chopra M. Value of a mobile information system to improve quality of care by community health workers. S Afr J Inf Manag. 2013; 15(1). PMID: 25147730.
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  109. Hatcher AM, Tsai AC, Kumbakumba E, Dworkin SL, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Clark G, Bangsberg DR, Weiser SD. Sexual relationship power and depression among HIV-infected women in Rural Uganda. PLoS One. 2012; 7(12):e49821. PMID: 23300519; PMCID: PMC3530575.
  110. Weiser SD, Gupta R, Tsai AC, Frongillo EA, Grede N, Kumbakumba E, Kawuma A, Hunt PW, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR. Changes in food insecurity, nutritional status, and physical health status after antiretroviral therapy initiation in rural Uganda. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 Oct 01; 61(2):179-86. PMID: 22692093; PMCID: PMC3948100.
  111. Siedner MJ, Tsai AC, Dworkin S, Mukiibi NF, Emenyonu NI, Hunt PW, Haberer JE, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR, Weiser SD. Sexual relationship power and malnutrition among HIV-positive women in rural Uganda. AIDS Behav. 2012 Aug; 16(6):1542-8. PMID: 22382629; PMCID: PMC3439197.
  112. Tsai AC. A typology of structural approaches to HIV prevention: a commentary on Roberts and Matthews. Soc Sci Med. 2012 Nov; 75(9):1562-7; discussion 1568-71. PMID: 22877933; PMCID: PMC3443954.
  113. Siedner MJ, Lankowski A, Haberer JE, Kembabazi A, Emenyonu N, Tsai AC, Muzoora C, Geng E, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR. Rethinking the "pre" in pre-therapy counseling: no benefit of additional visits prior to therapy on adherence or viremia in Ugandans initiating ARVs. PLoS One. 2012; 7(6):e39894. PMID: 22761924; PMCID: PMC3383698.
  114. Tsai AC, Karasic DH, Hammer GP, Charlebois ED, Ragland K, Moss AR, Sorensen JL, Dilley JW, Bangsberg DR. Directly observed antidepressant medication treatment and HIV outcomes among homeless and marginally housed HIV-positive adults: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Public Health. 2013 Feb; 103(2):308-15. PMID: 22720766; PMCID: PMC3558777.
  115. Tsai AC, Tomlinson M. Mental health spillovers and the Millennium Development Goals: The case of perinatal depression in Khayelitsha, South Africa. J Glob Health. 2012 Jun; 2(1):010302. PMID: 23198127; PMCID: PMC3484752.
  116. Rudan I, Theodoratou E, Zgaga L, Nair H, Chan KY, Tomlinson M, Tsai AC, Biloglav Z, Huda T, El Arifeen S, Chopra M, Campbell H. Setting priorities for development of emerging interventions against childhood pneumonia, meningitis and influenza. J Glob Health. 2012; 1(2):010304.
  117. Hung KJ, Scott J, Ricciotti HA, Johnson TR, Tsai AC. Community-level and individual-level influences of intimate partner violence on birth spacing in sub-Saharan Africa. Obstet Gynecol. 2012 May; 119(5):975-82. PMID: 22525908.
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  118. Tsai AC, Hung KJ, Weiser SD. Is food insecurity associated with HIV risk? Cross-sectional evidence from sexually active women in Brazil. PLoS Med. 2012; 9(4):e1001203. PMID: 22505852; PMCID: PMC3323512.
  119. Tsai AC, Eisa MA, Crosby SS, Sirkin S, Heisler M, Leaning J, Iacopino V. Medical evidence of human rights violations against non-Arabic-speaking civilians in Darfur: a cross-sectional study. PLoS Med. 2012; 9(4):e1001198. PMID: 22509136; PMCID: PMC3317898.
  120. Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Frongillo EA, Hunt PW, Muzoora C, Martin JN, Weiser SD. Food insecurity, depression and the modifying role of social support among people living with HIV/AIDS in rural Uganda. Soc Sci Med. 2012 Jun; 74(12):2012-9. PMID: 22513248; PMCID: PMC3348339.
  121. Tsai AC, Subramanian SV. Proximate context of gender-unequal norms and women's HIV risk in sub-Saharan Africa. AIDS. 2012 Jan 28; 26(3):381-6. PMID: 22045344; PMCID: PMC4565190.
  122. Shannon K, Leiter K, Phaladze N, Hlanze Z, Tsai AC, Heisler M, Iacopino V, Weiser SD. Gender inequity norms are associated with increased male-perpetrated rape and sexual risks for HIV infection in Botswana and Swaziland. PLoS One. 2012; 7(1):e28739. PMID: 22247761; PMCID: PMC3256140.
  123. Weiser SD, Tsai AC, Gupta R, Frongillo EA, Kawuma A, Senkungu J, Hunt PW, Emenyonu NI, Mattson JE, Martin JN, Bangsberg DR. Food insecurity is associated with morbidity and patterns of healthcare utilization among HIV-infected individuals in a resource-poor setting. AIDS. 2012 Jan 02; 26(1):67-75. PMID: 21904186; PMCID: PMC3606954.
  124. Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR. The importance of social ties in sustaining medication adherence in resource-limited settings. J Gen Intern Med. 2011 Dec; 26(12):1391-3. PMID: 21879369; PMCID: PMC3235620.
  125. Weiser SD, Young SL, Cohen CR, Kushel MB, Tsai AC, Tien PC, Hatcher AM, Frongillo EA, Bangsberg DR. Conceptual framework for understanding the bidirectional links between food insecurity and HIV/AIDS. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Dec; 94(6):1729S-1739S. PMID: 22089434; PMCID: PMC3226026.
  126. Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Emenyonu N, Senkungu JK, Martin JN, Weiser SD. The social context of food insecurity among persons living with HIV/AIDS in rural Uganda. Soc Sci Med. 2011 Dec; 73(12):1717-24. PMID: 22019367; PMCID: PMC3221802.
  127. Tsai AC, Rosenlicht NZ, Jureidini JN, Parry PI, Spielmans GI, Healy D. Aripiprazole in the maintenance treatment of bipolar disorder: a critical review of the evidence and its dissemination into the scientific literature. PLoS Med. 2011 May; 8(5):e1000434. PMID: 21559324; PMCID: PMC3086871.
  128. Tsai AC, Leiter K, Heisler M, Iacopino V, Wolfe W, Shannon K, Phaladze N, Hlanze Z, Weiser SD. Prevalence and correlates of forced sex perpetration and victimization in Botswana and Swaziland. Am J Public Health. 2011 Jun; 101(6):1068-74. PMID: 21493950; PMCID: PMC3093262.
  129. Tsai AC. A case of recurrent priapism in the context of quetiapine use, discontinuation, and rechallenge. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2011 Apr; 31(2):235-6. PMID: 21364331.
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  130. Tsai AC. Managing nonfinancial conflict of interest: how the "New McCarthyism" could work. Am J Bioeth. 2011 Jan; 11(1):42-4. PMID: 21240810.
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  131. Tsai AC, Weiser SD, Petersen ML, Ragland K, Kushel MB, Bangsberg DR. A marginal structural model to estimate the causal effect of antidepressant medication treatment on viral suppression among homeless and marginally housed persons with HIV. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2010 Dec; 67(12):1282-90. PMID: 21135328; PMCID: PMC3208399.
  132. Tsai AC. Unclear clinical significance of findings on the use of referenced-EEG-guided pharmacotherapy. J Psychiatr Res. 2011 Jan; 45(1):133; author reply 134-5. PMID: 20943234.
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  133. Tsai AC. A nearly overlooked mild case of ziprasidone-induced lingual dystonia. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2010 Apr; 30(2):216-7. PMID: 20520306.
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  134. Hsia R, Razzak J, Tsai AC, Hirshon JM. Placing emergency care on the global agenda. Ann Emerg Med. 2010 Aug; 56(2):142-9. PMID: 20138398.
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  135. Tsai AC. Indirect costs of structural interventions. JAMA. 2009 Dec 23; 302(24):2661; author reply 2661-2. PMID: 20040552.
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  136. Tomlinson M, Solomon W, Singh Y, Doherty T, Chopra M, Ijumba P, Tsai AC, Jackson D. The use of mobile phones as a data collection tool: a report from a household survey in South Africa. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2009 Dec 23; 9:51. PMID: 20030813; PMCID: PMC2811102.
  137. Tsai AC. Preserving objectivity in medical education. Lancet. 2009 Jun 27; 373(9682):2197. PMID: 19560597.
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  138. Tomlinson M, Rudan I, Saxena S, Swartz L, Tsai AC, Patel V. Setting priorities for global mental health research. Bull World Health Organ. 2009 Jun; 87(6):438-46. PMID: 19565122; PMCID: PMC2686213.
  139. Fontaine O, Kosek M, Bhatnagar S, Boschi-Pinto C, Chan KY, Duggan C, Martinez H, Ribeiro H, Rollins NC, Salam MA, Santosham M, Snyder JD, Tsai AC, Vargas B, Rudan I. Setting research priorities to reduce global mortality from childhood diarrhoea by 2015. PLoS Med. 2009 Mar 10; 6(3):e41. PMID: 19278292; PMCID: PMC2653551.
  140. Tsai AC. Unclear clinical significance of findings in adjunctive aripiprazole for major depressive disorder: comments on article by Marcus et al. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2009 Feb; 29(1):91-2; author reply 92-3. PMID: 19142118.
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  141. Bahl R, Martines J, Ali N, Bhan MK, Carlo W, Chan KY, Darmstadt GL, Hamer DH, Lawn JE, McMillan DD, Mohan P, Paul V, Tsai AC, Victora CG, Weber MW, Zaidi AK, Rudan I. Research priorities to reduce global mortality from newborn infections by 2015. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 Jan; 28(1 Suppl):S43-8. PMID: 19106763.
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  142. Tsai AC, Chopra M, Pronyk PM, Martinson NA. Socioeconomic disparities in access to HIV/AIDS treatment programs in resource-limited settings. AIDS Care. 2009 Jan; 21(1):59-63. PMID: 18780194.
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  143. Tsai AC. Measuring mental health in child soldiers. JAMA. 2008 Dec 17; 300(23):2729; author reply 2729-30. PMID: 19088350.
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  144. Rudan I, Gibson JL, Ameratunga S, El Arifeen S, Bhutta ZA, Black M, Black RE, Brown KH, Campbell H, Carneiro I, Chan KY, Chandramohan D, Chopra M, Cousens S, Darmstadt GL, Meeks Gardner J, Hess SY, Hyder AA, Kapiriri L, Kosek M, Lanata CF, Lansang MA, Lawn J, Tomlinson M, Tsai AC, Webster J. Setting priorities in global child health research investments: guidelines for implementation of CHNRI method. Croat Med J. 2008 Dec; 49(6):720-33. PMID: 19090596; PMCID: PMC2621022.
  145. Tsai AC. Who is buying normative bioethics research? Am J Bioeth. 2008 Aug; 8(8):62-3. PMID: 18802870.
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  146. Tsai AC. Significance of findings in aripiprazole for treatment of psychoses in Alzheimer dementia. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2008 Jul; 16(7):613; author reply 614. PMID: 18591582.
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  147. Rudan I, Chopra M, Kapiriri L, Gibson J, Ann Lansang M, Carneiro I, Ameratunga S, Tsai AC, Chan KY, Tomlinson M, Hess SY, Campbell H, El Arifeen S, Black RE. Setting priorities in global child health research investments: universal challenges and conceptual framework. Croat Med J. 2008 Jun; 49(3):307-17. PMID: 18581609; PMCID: PMC2443616.
  148. Peterson LE, Tsai AC, Petterson S, Litaker DG. Rural-urban comparison of contextual associations with self-reported mental health status. Health Place. 2009 Mar; 15(1):125-32. PMID: 18434234.
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  149. Tsai AC. Prescriber profiling. Ann Intern Med. 2008 Jan 01; 148(1):81. PMID: 18166763.
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  150. Tsai AC, Votruba M, Bridges JF, Cebul RD. Overcoming bias in estimating the volume-outcome relationship. Health Serv Res. 2006 Feb; 41(1):252-64. PMID: 16430610; PMCID: PMC1681538.
  151. Cuttler L, Silvers JB, Singh J, Tsai AC, Radcliffe D. Physician decisions to discontinue long-term medications using a two-stage framework: the case of growth hormone therapy. Med Care. 2005 Dec; 43(12):1185-93. PMID: 16299429.
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  152. Tsai AC. Industry-funded bioethics articles. Lancet. 2005 Sep 24-30; 366(9491):1078. PMID: 16182894.
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  153. Tsai AC, Morton SC, Mangione CM, Keeler EB. A meta-analysis of interventions to improve care for chronic illnesses. Am J Manag Care. 2005 Aug; 11(8):478-88. PMID: 16095434; PMCID: PMC3244301.
  154. Tsai AC. MSJAMA. Policies to regulate gifts to physicians from industry. JAMA. 2003 Oct 01; 290(13):1776. PMID: 14519716.
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  155. Tsai AC, Tamayo-Sarver JH, Cydulka RK, Baker DW. Declining payments for emergency department care, 1996-1998. Ann Emerg Med. 2003 Mar; 41(3):299-308. PMID: 12605195.
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  156. Tsai AC. Conflicts between commercial and scientific interests in pharmaceutical advertising for medical journals. Int J Health Serv. 2003; 33(4):751-68. PMID: 14758858; PMCID: PMC3235690.
  157. Tsai AC, Lurie P, Sehgal AR. An outbreak of web sites selling ciprofloxacin following an outbreak of anthrax by mail. Am J Med. 2002 Oct 01; 113(5):424-7. PMID: 12401538.
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  158. Tsai AC. Concern about drug reps. Health Aff (Millwood). 2002 Jul-Aug; 21(4):296-7; author reply 298-9. PMID: 12117146.
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