Anne Buve

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Tropical Medicine
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Male circumcision: implications for women as sexual partners and parents
    Catherine Hankins
    Department of Policy, Evidence and Partnerships and Chief Scientific Adviser to UNAIDS, Geneva, Switzerland
    Reprod Health Matters 15:62-7. 2007
  2. pmc The interface between the national tuberculosis control programme and district hospitals in Cameroon: missed opportunities for strengthening the local health system -a multiple case study
    Basile Keugoung
    Ministry of Public Health, Cameroon
    BMC Public Health 13:265. 2013
  3. pmc Sustainability of programs to reach high risk and marginalized populations living with HIV in resource limited settings: implications for HIV treatment and prevention
    Brian T Montague
    Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Ave, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:701. 2011
  4. pmc Control of viral replication after cessation of HAART
    Ellen Van Gulck
    Virology Unit, Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp ITMA, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS Res Ther 8:6. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Should all pregnant women be screened for syphilis?
    Anne Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Begium
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 3:547-55. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Stronger health systems for more effective HIV/AIDS prevention and care
    Anne Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Health Plann Manage 18:S41-51. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The spread and effect of HIV-1 infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    Anne Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Lancet 359:2011-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint How many patients with a sexually transmitted infection are cured by health services? A study from Mwanza region, Tanzania
    A Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 6:971-9. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of trichomoniasis in women in four African cities
    A Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS 15:S89-96. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of gonorrhoea, chlamydial infection and syphilis in four African cities
    A Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS 15:S79-88. 2001

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint Male circumcision: implications for women as sexual partners and parents
    Catherine Hankins
    Department of Policy, Evidence and Partnerships and Chief Scientific Adviser to UNAIDS, Geneva, Switzerland
    Reprod Health Matters 15:62-7. 2007
  2. pmc The interface between the national tuberculosis control programme and district hospitals in Cameroon: missed opportunities for strengthening the local health system -a multiple case study
    Basile Keugoung
    Ministry of Public Health, Cameroon
    BMC Public Health 13:265. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Sustainability of programs to reach high risk and marginalized populations living with HIV in resource limited settings: implications for HIV treatment and prevention
    Brian T Montague
    Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Ave, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:701. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Control of viral replication after cessation of HAART
    Ellen Van Gulck
    Virology Unit, Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp ITMA, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS Res Ther 8:6. 2011
    ..We failed to identify any immune activation or genetic markers that could offer an explanation for this unusual "secondary controller" status. But their viruses are clearly less fit compared to viruses from rebounders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Should all pregnant women be screened for syphilis?
    Anne Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Begium
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 3:547-55. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Stronger health systems for more effective HIV/AIDS prevention and care
    Anne Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Health Plann Manage 18:S41-51. 2003
    ..This interactive effect needs to be acknowledged and built on...
  7. ncbi request reprint The spread and effect of HIV-1 infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    Anne Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Lancet 359:2011-7. 2002
    ..Interventions to control HIV-1 should not only target individuals, but also aim to change those aspects of cultural and socioeconomic context that increase the vulnerability to HIV-1 of people and communities...
  8. ncbi request reprint How many patients with a sexually transmitted infection are cured by health services? A study from Mwanza region, Tanzania
    A Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 6:971-9. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of trichomoniasis in women in four African cities
    A Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS 15:S89-96. 2001
    ..To describe the epidemiology of Trichomonas vaginalis infection and its association with HIV infection, in women in four African cities with different levels of HIV infection...
  10. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of gonorrhoea, chlamydial infection and syphilis in four African cities
    A Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS 15:S79-88. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Multicentre study on factors determining differences in rate of spread of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: methods and prevalence of HIV infection
    A Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS 15:S5-14. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Interpreting sexual behaviour data: validity issues in the multicentre study on factors determining the differential spread of HIV in four African cities
    A Buve
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS 15:S117-26. 2001
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  13. pmc High prevalence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among male sex workers in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire: need for services tailored to their needs
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Infect 88:288-93. 2012
    ..To assess condom use and prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STI) and HIV among male sex workers (MSW) in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire...
  14. pmc HIV and STI prevalence among female sex workers in Côte d'Ivoire: why targeted prevention programs should be continued and strengthened
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e32627. 2012
    ..To assess condom use and prevalence of STIs and HIV among female sex workers (FSWs), as part of a comprehensive monitoring and evaluation plan of a nationwide sex worker prevention project in Côte d'Ivoire...
  15. pmc Prevalence of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Kisumu, Western Kenya, 1997 and 2008
    Hilde M Vandenhoudt
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 8:e54953. 2013
    ..Only 50% reported using a condom with the last client. In 2008, we conducted another survey to collect data to inform an intervention targeting FSW in Kisumu...
  16. pmc Quantification of bacterial species of the vaginal microbiome in different groups of women, using nucleic acid amplification tests
    Vicky Jespers
    Department of Public Health, ITM HIV AIDS Centre, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Microbiol 12:83. 2012
    ..We also explored differences in qPCR data between these healthy women and an 'at risk' clinic population of Caucasian, African and Asian women with and without bacterial vaginosis (BV), as defined by the Nugent score...
  17. ncbi request reprint Safety trial of the vaginal microbicide cellulose sulfate gel in HIV-positive men
    Vicky Jespers
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Dis 34:519-22. 2007
    ..Cellulose sulfate (CS) is a promising vaginal microbicide. Because men will be exposed to the microbicide when engaging in vaginal intercourse, safety and acceptability need to be assessed in men...
  18. ncbi request reprint HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, in 2002
    Judith M Vandepitte
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, STD HIV Research and Intervention Unit, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Dis 34:203-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence and risk factors of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among female sex workers (FSWs) in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, in 2002...
  19. doi request reprint Trichomonas vaginalis is highly prevalent in adolescent girls, pregnant women, and commercial sex workers in Ndola, Zambia
    Tania Crucitti
    HIV STI Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Dis 37:223-7. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the prevalence of Trichomonas sp. infection among adolescent girls, pregnant women, and commercial sex workers in Ndola, Zambia...
  20. ncbi request reprint HIV epidemics in Africa: what explains the variations in HIV prevalence?
    Anne Buve
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    IUBMB Life 53:193-5. 2002
    ..Any differences in sexual behavior were outweighed by differences in factors that influence HIV transmission, i.e. male circumcision and HSV-2 infection. These findings have important implications for the design of interventions...
  21. doi request reprint Quality of antenatal and delivery care before and after the implementation of a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme in Côte d'Ivoire
    Thérèse Delvaux
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 13:970-9. 2008
    ..To assess whether implementation of a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission (PMTCT) programme in Côte d'Ivoire improved the quality of antenatal and delivery care services...
  22. doi request reprint Capture-recapture for estimating the size of the female sex worker population in three cities in Côte d'Ivoire and in Kisumu, western Kenya
    Bea Vuylsteke
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1537-43. 2010
    ..To estimate the female sex worker population size in three cities in Côte d'Ivoire and in Kisumu, Kenya...
  23. pmc Non-sexual transmission of Trichomonas vaginalis in adolescent girls attending school in Ndola, Zambia
    Tania Crucitti
    HIV STI Reference Laboratory, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 6:e16310. 2011
    ..To identify risk factors for trichomoniasis among young women in Ndola, Zambia...
  24. ncbi request reprint Vaginal microbicides can interfere with nucleic acid amplification tests used for the diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection
    Tania Crucitti
    HIV STD Research and Intervention Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, 155 Nationalestraat, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 57:97-9. 2007
    ..We therefore recommend that the effects of microbicide gels on diagnostic assays of sexually transmitted infections be established before starting up clinical studies...
  25. ncbi request reprint Transmission of HIV-1 infection in sub-Saharan Africa and effect of elimination of unsafe injections
    George P Schmid
    WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 363:482-8. 2004
    ..Increased efforts are needed to reduce sexual transmission of HIV-1...
  26. doi request reprint The interface between health systems and vertical programmes in Francophone Africa: the managers' perceptions
    Basile Keugoung
    Ministry of Public Health, Yaounde, Cameroun
    Trop Med Int Health 16:478-85. 2011
    ..To explores the interface between vertical programmes (VPs) and general health services (GHS) in sub-Saharan Africa...
  27. doi request reprint Double ethical review of North-South collaborative clinical research: hidden paternalism or real partnership?
    Raffaella Ravinetto
    Clinical Trials Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine Prince Leopold, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 16:527-30. 2011
    ..Proactive communication would help to build collaborative partnership among ethical bodies, promoting common practices and resolving conflicting opinions...
  28. pmc Performance of commercially available enzyme immunoassays for detection of antibodies against herpes simplex virus type 2 in African populations
    Eddy van Dyck
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 42:2961-5. 2004
    ..7%; specificity, 92.6%) tests. It cannot be assumed that enzyme immunoassays for the detection of HSV-2 infection that perform well in industrialized countries will perform equally well in other populations...
  29. doi request reprint Integration of comprehensive abortion-care services in a Maternal and Child Health clinic in Cambodia
    Thérèse Delvaux
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 13:962-9. 2008
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Hormonal contraception and HIV acquisition - what is the evidence? What are the policy and operational implications?
    Thérèse Delvaux
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 18:15-26. 2013
    ..We critically review the evidence on HIV acquisition among women using hormonal contraception, and discuss the policy and operational implications...
  31. doi request reprint Evaluation of a U.S. evidence-based parenting intervention in rural Western Kenya: from parents matter! To families matter!
    Hilde Vandenhoudt
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    AIDS Educ Prev 22:328-43. 2010
    ..Parents are in a unique position to deliver primary prevention to youth before their sexual debut as shown in this Kenyan program...
  32. pmc Back to basics in HIV prevention: focus on exposure
    Elizabeth Pisani
    Family Health International, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMJ 326:1384-7. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint AIDS in Africa
    Peter D Ghys
    Lancet 360:1425; author reply 1425. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Complex emergencies, HIV, and substance use: no "big easy" solution
    Steffanie A Strathdee
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1637-51. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint The global impact of scaling up HIV/AIDS prevention programs in low- and middle-income countries
    John Stover
    Futures Group Constella, Glastonbury, CT 06033, USA
    Science 311:1474-6. 2006
    ..Thus, greater spending on prevention now would not only prevent more than half the new infections that would occur from 2005 to 2015 but would actually produce a net financial saving as future costs for treatment and care are averted...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Male circumcision--an evidence-based preventive measure]
    Nicolai Lohse
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:2359; author reply 2360. 2008
  37. ncbi request reprint Towards universal access to HIV prevention, treatment, care, and support: the role of tuberculosis/HIV collaboration
    Alasdair Reid
    Stop TB Department, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:483-95. 2006
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Continuing HIV transmission among injection drug users in Eastern Central Canada: the SurvUDI Study, 1995 to 2000
    Catherine Hankins
    Direction de la Santé Publique de Montréal Centre, Montreal, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:514-21. 2002
    ..To document HIV prevalence/incidence trends from 1995-2000 and associated risk factors among injection drug users (IDUs) in Eastern Central Canada as an indication of harm reduction strategy effectiveness...
  39. doi request reprint Gender and the use of antiretroviral treatment in resource-constrained settings: findings from a multicenter collaboration
    Paula Braitstein
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:47-55. 2008
    ....
  40. pmc The potential impact of male circumcision on HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Brian G Williams
    World Health Organization, Stop TB Department, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS Med 3:e262. 2006
    ..We explore the implications of this finding for the promotion of MC as a public health intervention to control HIV in sub-Saharan Africa...
  41. ncbi request reprint High levels of HPV-16 DNA are associated with high-grade cervical lesions in women at risk or infected with HIV
    Julie Fontaine
    Laboratoire de Virologie Moleculaire, Centre de recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    AIDS 19:785-94. 2005
    ..To examine associations between levels of episomal and integrated human papillomavirus (HPV) 16 DNA and the grade of cervical disease...
  42. pmc Human papillomavirus and HIV coinfection and the risk of neoplasias of the lower genital tract: a review of recent developments
    Alex Ferenczy
    Department of Pathology, McGill University and Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC
    CMAJ 169:431-4. 2003
    ..In addition, we present strategies for monitoring and treating noninvasive and invasive neoplasias of the lower genital tract in HIV-positive women...
  43. ncbi request reprint Genomic polymorphism of human papillomavirus type 52 predisposes toward persistent infection in sexually active women
    Joséphine Aho
    Laboratoire de Virologie Moleculaire, Centre de recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Infect Dis 190:46-52. 2004
    ..1 [95% CI, 1.1-200]). In the latter variants, the loss of a binding site for a repressor of HPV expression was associated with the persistence of HPV infection (OR, 7.25 [95% CI, 1.67-31.25])...
  44. ncbi request reprint Achieving the WHO/UNAIDS antiretroviral treatment 3 by 5 goal: what will it cost?
    Juan Pablo Gutierrez
    Division of Health Economics and Policy, National Institute of Public Health, Cuernavaca, Mexico
    Lancet 364:63-4. 2004
    ..We estimate that between US5.1 billion dollars and US5.9 billion dollars will be needed by the end of 2005 to provide ART, support programmes, and cover country-level administrative and logistic costs for 3 by 5...
  45. ncbi request reprint Molecular analysis of human papillomavirus type 52 isolates detected in the genital tract of human immunodeficiency virus-seropositive and -seronegative women
    Joséphine Aho
    Laboratoire de Virologie Moleculaire, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier, and Département de Microbiologie et Immunologie, Université de Montréal Montréal, Canada
    J Infect Dis 188:1517-27. 2003
    ..White women were more frequently infected by the prototype strain than were women of African descent (P=.0001). The genetic diversity of HPV-52 should facilitate the investigation of the role of genomic variations in cervical disease...
  46. ncbi request reprint From a vicious circle to a virtuous circle: reinforcing strategies of risk, vulnerability, and impact reduction for HIV prevention
    Catherine Hankins
    Social Mobilisation and Strategic Information Department, UNAIDS Joint United Nations Programme on HIV AIDS, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Lancet 364:1915-6. 2004
  47. ncbi request reprint Polymorphism of human papillomavirus type 31 isolates infecting the genital tract of HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative women at risk for HIV infection
    Simon Gagnon
    Laboratoire de Virologie Moleculaire, Centre de recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Med Virol 75:213-21. 2005
    ..03). Four (23.5%) of 17 women with persistent versus 6 (25.0%) of 24 women with transient infections were infected by the prototype (P=1.00). HPV-31 LCR was more polymorphic than oncogenes and was associated with ethnicity...
  48. doi request reprint Influence of human papillomavirus type 16 (HPV-16) E2 polymorphism on quantification of HPV-16 episomal and integrated DNA in cervicovaginal lavages from women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Naoufel Azizi
    Laboratoire de Virologie Moleculaire, Centre de recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Gen Virol 89:1716-28. 2008
    ..24) or CIN-1 (5 of 14, P=0.50). HPV-16 E2 polymorphism was a significant factor that influenced measures of HPV-16 integrated viral load...
  49. ncbi request reprint Sex, drugs, and gender? High time for lived experience to inform action
    Catherine Hankins
    Int J Drug Policy 19:95-6. 2008
  50. ncbi request reprint Polymorphism of the L1 capsid gene and persistence of human papillomavirus type 52 infection in women at high risk or infected by HIV
    Simon Gagnon
    Laboratoire de Virologie Moleculaire, Centre de Recherche and Département de Microbiologie Infectiologie, Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:61-5. 2007
    ..45). L1 variations are unlikely to predispose to HPV-52 persistence and thus do not help to identify women at greater risk for HSILs...