Robert Hunter

M.D. 1978, University of Puerto Rico

Academic Department(s)
Department of Internal Medicine

Research Area

Research Interest
HIV/HCV co-infection
HIV Pathogenesis

Selected Publications
Exercise and Auricular Acupuncture for Chronic Low-back Pain: A Feasibility Randomized-controlled Trial. Hunter RF, McDonough SM, Bradbury I, Liddle SD, Walsh DM, Dhamija S, Glasgow P, Gormley G, McCann SM, Park J, Hurley DA, Delitto A, Baxter GD. Clin J Pain. 2012 Mar-Apr;28(3):259-67. 
Different frequencies of acupuncture treatment for chronic low back pain: an assessor-blinded pilot randomised controlled trial. Yuan J, Purepong N, Hunter RF, Kerr DP, Park J, Bradbury I, McDonough S. Complement Ther Med. 2009 Jun;17(3):131-40.
Changes in HIV/AIDS knowledge among early adolescents in Puerto Rico. Fernández DM, Figueroa WI, Gómez Mde L, Maysonet J, Olivares ER, Hunter RF. Ethn Dis. 2008 Spring;18(2 Suppl 2):S2-146-50. 

Morbidity and mortality profile of human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with and without hepatitis C co-infection. Mayor AM, Gomez MA, Fernandez DM, Rios-Olivares E, Thomas JC, Hunter RF. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2006 Feb;74(2):239-45. 

A comparison of the sociodemographic, risk-behavior, and substance-abuse profile of young vs older HIV-infected Puerto Rican patients. Fernández DM, Gómez Mde L, Figueroa W, Velázquez M, Báez DV, Ríos-Olivares E, Hunter RF. Ethn Dis. 2005 Autumn;15(4 Suppl 5):S5-25-9. 

Contact Information
Universidad Central del Caribe
P.O. Box 60327
Bayamón, PR 00960-6032
Tel  (787) 787-8710