M Manzi

Summary

Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi High acceptability of voluntary counselling and HIV-testing but unacceptable loss to follow up in a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme in rural Malawi: scaling-up requires a different way of acting
    M Manzi
    Medecins Sans Frontieres Luxembourg, Thyolo District, Luxembourg, Malawi
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1242-50. 2005
  2. doi Retention and attrition during the preparation phase and after start of antiretroviral treatment in Thyolo, Malawi, and Kibera, Kenya: implications for programmes?
    R Zachariah
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Medical Department Operational Research, Brussels Operational Center, 68 Rue de Gasperich, L 1617, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 105:421-30. 2011
  3. ncbi Outcomes and safety of concomitant nevirapine and rifampicin treatment under programme conditions in Malawi
    M Moses
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Thyolo District, Thyolo, Malawi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:197-202. 2010
  4. doi Demographic characteristics and opportunistic diseases associated with attrition during preparation for antiretroviral therapy in primary health centres in Kibera, Kenya
    K Tayler-Smith
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Medical Department Operational Research, Brussels Operational Center, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Trop Med Int Health 16:579-84. 2011
  5. doi Patient retention and attrition on antiretroviral treatment at district level in rural Malawi
    M Massaquoi
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Thyolo District, Thyolo, Malawi
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:594-600. 2009
  6. ncbi Can we get more HIV-positive tuberculosis patients on antiretroviral treatment in a rural district of Malawi?
    R Zachariah
    Medical Department HIV TB Operational Research, Brussels Operational Centre, Medecins Sans Frontieres, Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:238-47. 2005
  7. ncbi WHO clinical staging of HIV infection and disease, tuberculosis and eligibility for antiretroviral treatment: relationship to CD4 lymphocyte counts
    R Teck
    Medecins Sans Frontieres Luxembourg, Thyolo, Malawi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:258-62. 2005
  8. doi Payment for antiretroviral drugs is associated with a higher rate of patients lost to follow-up than those offered free-of-charge therapy in Nairobi, Kenya
    R Zachariah
    Médecins Sans Frontières Brussels, Medical Department Operational Research, 68 Rue de Gasperich, L 1617, Luxembourg
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:288-93. 2008

Collaborators

  • Rony Zachariah
  • A D Harries
  • K Tayler-Smith
  • M Moses
  • B Mwagomba
  • M Massaquoi
  • O Pasulani
  • R Teck
  • S Dunkley
  • T Reid
  • D von Rege
  • W Kizito
  • L Arnould
  • A Suleh
  • A Vandenbulcke
  • C Foncha
  • J Kwanjana
  • D Misinde
  • A Bauerfeind
  • A Bauernfeind
  • D Misindi
  • F Scano
  • J Kusamale
  • P Humblet
  • P Nunn
  • O Ascurra
  • P Gomani
  • F M L Salaniponi

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi High acceptability of voluntary counselling and HIV-testing but unacceptable loss to follow up in a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme in rural Malawi: scaling-up requires a different way of acting
    M Manzi
    Medecins Sans Frontieres Luxembourg, Thyolo District, Luxembourg, Malawi
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1242-50. 2005
    ..Thyolo District Hospital, rural Malawi...
  2. doi Retention and attrition during the preparation phase and after start of antiretroviral treatment in Thyolo, Malawi, and Kibera, Kenya: implications for programmes?
    R Zachariah
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Medical Department Operational Research, Brussels Operational Center, 68 Rue de Gasperich, L 1617, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 105:421-30. 2011
    ..Considerable attrition occurs during the preparation phase of ART, and programme evaluations confined to on-treatment analysis significantly underestimate attrition. This has important operational implications, which are discussed here...
  3. ncbi Outcomes and safety of concomitant nevirapine and rifampicin treatment under programme conditions in Malawi
    M Moses
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Thyolo District, Thyolo, Malawi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:197-202. 2010
    ..Thyolo District Hospital, rural Malawi...
  4. doi Demographic characteristics and opportunistic diseases associated with attrition during preparation for antiretroviral therapy in primary health centres in Kibera, Kenya
    K Tayler-Smith
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Medical Department Operational Research, Brussels Operational Center, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Trop Med Int Health 16:579-84. 2011
    ..This study highlights a number of clinical markers associated with pre-ART attrition that could serve as 'pointers' or screening tools to identify patients who merit fast-tracking onto ART and/or closer clinical attention and follow-up...
  5. doi Patient retention and attrition on antiretroviral treatment at district level in rural Malawi
    M Massaquoi
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Thyolo District, Thyolo, Malawi
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:594-600. 2009
    ..2, 95% CI 1.76-2.72, P<0.001). As Malawi continues to extend the coverage (and equity) of ART, including in rural areas, attention is needed to reduce losses to follow-up at hospital level and reduce mortality at primary care level...
  6. ncbi Can we get more HIV-positive tuberculosis patients on antiretroviral treatment in a rural district of Malawi?
    R Zachariah
    Medical Department HIV TB Operational Research, Brussels Operational Centre, Medecins Sans Frontieres, Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:238-47. 2005
    ..Decentralisation of ART from hospitals to health centres would greatly improve ART access...
  7. ncbi WHO clinical staging of HIV infection and disease, tuberculosis and eligibility for antiretroviral treatment: relationship to CD4 lymphocyte counts
    R Teck
    Medecins Sans Frontieres Luxembourg, Thyolo, Malawi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:258-62. 2005
    ..Thyolo district, Malawi...
  8. doi Payment for antiretroviral drugs is associated with a higher rate of patients lost to follow-up than those offered free-of-charge therapy in Nairobi, Kenya
    R Zachariah
    Médecins Sans Frontières Brussels, Medical Department Operational Research, 68 Rue de Gasperich, L 1617, Luxembourg
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:288-93. 2008
    ..In resource-limited settings, ART should be offered free of charge in order to promote treatment compliance and prevent the emergence of drug resistance...