Kathleen Falster

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Trends in antiretroviral treatment use and treatment response in three Australian states in the first decade of combination antiretroviral treatment
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 5:141-54. 2008
  2. pmc Hepatitis C virus acquisition among injecting drug users: a cohort analysis of a national repeated cross-sectional survey of needle and syringe program attendees in Australia, 1995-2004
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Urban Health 86:106-18. 2009
  3. pmc Poor baseline immune function predicts an incomplete immune response to combination antiretroviral treatment despite sustained viral suppression
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:307-13. 2009
  4. pmc AIDS-related and non-AIDS-related mortality in the Asia-Pacific region in the era of combination antiretroviral treatment
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Level 2, 376 Victoria St, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia
    AIDS 23:2323-36. 2009
  5. pmc Long-term patterns in CD4 response are determined by an interaction between baseline CD4 cell count, viral load, and time: The Asia Pacific HIV Observational Database (APHOD)
    Sam Egger
    Cancer Council New South Wales, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:513-20. 2009
  6. pmc Hospitalizations in a cohort of HIV patients in Australia, 1999-2007
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    AIDS 24:1329-39. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Disproportionate impact of combination antiretroviral therapy on AIDS incidence in Australia: results from a modified back-projection model
    Handan Wand
    The Kirby Institute, UNSW Cliffbrook Campus, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    AIDS Behav 16:360-7. 2012

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Publications7

  1. pmc Trends in antiretroviral treatment use and treatment response in three Australian states in the first decade of combination antiretroviral treatment
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 5:141-54. 2008
    ..To determine if there were any differences in antiretroviral treatment (ART) use across the three eastern states of Australia, New South Wales (NSW), Victoria and Queensland, during the period 1997 to 2006...
  2. pmc Hepatitis C virus acquisition among injecting drug users: a cohort analysis of a national repeated cross-sectional survey of needle and syringe program attendees in Australia, 1995-2004
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Urban Health 86:106-18. 2009
    ..In summary, our findings suggest a persistent HCV epidemic despite significant harm reduction efforts in Australia since the mid-1980s, with HIV incidence effectively constant in successive initiation cohorts...
  3. pmc Poor baseline immune function predicts an incomplete immune response to combination antiretroviral treatment despite sustained viral suppression
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:307-13. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence and predictors of an incomplete immune response in patients with sustained viral suppression after starting their first or second combination antiretroviral treatment (cART) regimen...
  4. pmc AIDS-related and non-AIDS-related mortality in the Asia-Pacific region in the era of combination antiretroviral treatment
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Level 2, 376 Victoria St, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia
    AIDS 23:2323-36. 2009
    ..We explored predictors of AIDS and non-AIDS mortality and compared cause-specific mortality across high-income and low-income settings in the Asia-Pacific region...
  5. pmc Long-term patterns in CD4 response are determined by an interaction between baseline CD4 cell count, viral load, and time: The Asia Pacific HIV Observational Database (APHOD)
    Sam Egger
    Cancer Council New South Wales, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:513-20. 2009
    ..Random effects models were used to explore how the shape of CD4 cell count responses after commencing combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) develop over time and, in particular, the role of baseline and follow-up covariates...
  6. pmc Hospitalizations in a cohort of HIV patients in Australia, 1999-2007
    Kathleen Falster
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    AIDS 24:1329-39. 2010
    ..To describe hospitalization rates, risk factors and associated diagnoses in people with HIV in Australia between 1999 and 2007...
  7. doi request reprint Disproportionate impact of combination antiretroviral therapy on AIDS incidence in Australia: results from a modified back-projection model
    Handan Wand
    The Kirby Institute, UNSW Cliffbrook Campus, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    AIDS Behav 16:360-7. 2012
    ..The impact of cART on AIDS diagnoses has been modest among IDUs. Late presentation, poor access to health services and barriers to uptake of cART may account for the divergence between these population groups...