Nitika Pant Pai

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rapid point-of-care HIV testing in pregnant women: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nitika Pant Pai
    McGill University Health Centre, Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunodeficiency Service, Montreal Chest Institute, QC Canada
    Trop Med Int Health 12:162-73. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Profile of adults seeking voluntary HIV testing and counseling in rural Central India: results from a hospital-based study
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunodeficiency Service, Montreal Chest Institute, Montreal, Canada
    AIDS Care 21:294-300. 2009
  3. pmc Impact of round-the-clock, rapid oral fluid HIV testing of women in labor in rural India
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunodeficiency Service, Montreal Chest Institute, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS Med 5:e92. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Rapid testing at labor and delivery to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in developing settings: issues and challenges
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Immunodeficiency Service, Montreal Chest Institute, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:55-62. 2009
  5. pmc The impact of antiretroviral therapy in a cohort of HIV infected patients going in and out of the San Francisco county jail
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Division of Infectious Diseases, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS ONE 4:e7115. 2009
  6. doi request reprint CD4 T cell nadir independently predicts the magnitude of the HIV reservoir after prolonged suppressive antiretroviral therapy
    Mohamed Rachid Boulassel
    Division of Hematology, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Virol 53:29-32. 2012
  7. pmc Are Treponema pallidum specific rapid and point-of-care tests for syphilis accurate enough for screening in resource limited settings? Evidence from a meta-analysis
    Yalda Jafari
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e54695. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Point-of-care diagnostics for HIV and tuberculosis: landscape, pipeline, and unmet needs
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Discov Med 13:35-45. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Incidence of acute hepatitis C virus infection among men who have sex with men with and without HIV infection: a systematic review
    Sean Yaphe
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, McGill University Health Centre, Chronic Viral Illness Service, Montreal Chest Institute, 3650 Saint Urbain, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2P4, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 88:558-64. 2012
  10. pmc Point-of-Care Testing for Infectious Diseases: Diversity, Complexity, and Barriers in Low- And Middle-Income Countries
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS Med 9:e1001306. 2012

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Rapid point-of-care HIV testing in pregnant women: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nitika Pant Pai
    McGill University Health Centre, Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunodeficiency Service, Montreal Chest Institute, QC Canada
    Trop Med Int Health 12:162-73. 2007
    ..To improve diagnostic accuracy and to reduce false-positive results, it may be necessary to use two rapid tests during labour and delivery...
  2. doi request reprint Profile of adults seeking voluntary HIV testing and counseling in rural Central India: results from a hospital-based study
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunodeficiency Service, Montreal Chest Institute, Montreal, Canada
    AIDS Care 21:294-300. 2009
    ..It provides baseline data on marginalized, largely unstudied populations that may aid in designing probabilistic community-based surveys in this neglected population...
  3. pmc Impact of round-the-clock, rapid oral fluid HIV testing of women in labor in rural India
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunodeficiency Service, Montreal Chest Institute, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS Med 5:e92. 2008
    ..In this context, we investigated the impact of introducing round-the-clock, rapid, point-of-care HIV testing and counseling in a busy labor ward at a tertiary care hospital in rural India...
  4. doi request reprint Rapid testing at labor and delivery to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in developing settings: issues and challenges
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Immunodeficiency Service, Montreal Chest Institute, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:55-62. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc The impact of antiretroviral therapy in a cohort of HIV infected patients going in and out of the San Francisco county jail
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Division of Infectious Diseases, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS ONE 4:e7115. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effect of ART administration in a cohort of jail inmates going in and out of jail over a nine year period...
  6. doi request reprint CD4 T cell nadir independently predicts the magnitude of the HIV reservoir after prolonged suppressive antiretroviral therapy
    Mohamed Rachid Boulassel
    Division of Hematology, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Virol 53:29-32. 2012
    ..However, the relevance of reservoir level while on efficient antiretroviral therapy (ART) is still unknown...
  7. pmc Are Treponema pallidum specific rapid and point-of-care tests for syphilis accurate enough for screening in resource limited settings? Evidence from a meta-analysis
    Yalda Jafari
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e54695. 2013
    ..To fill this gap, a systematic review and meta-analysis was conducted to evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of rapid and POC tests in blood and serum samples against Treponema pallidum (TP) specific reference standards...
  8. ncbi request reprint Point-of-care diagnostics for HIV and tuberculosis: landscape, pipeline, and unmet needs
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Discov Med 13:35-45. 2012
    ..In this review, we compare the POC diagnostics landscape and pipelines for these two important infectious diseases, and highlight gaps and unmet needs...
  9. doi request reprint Incidence of acute hepatitis C virus infection among men who have sex with men with and without HIV infection: a systematic review
    Sean Yaphe
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, McGill University Health Centre, Chronic Viral Illness Service, Montreal Chest Institute, 3650 Saint Urbain, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2P4, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 88:558-64. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Point-of-Care Testing for Infectious Diseases: Diversity, Complexity, and Barriers in Low- And Middle-Income Countries
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS Med 9:e1001306. 2012
    ..Madhukar Pai and colleagues discuss a framework for envisioning how point-of-care testing can be applied to infectious diseases in low- and middle-income countries...
  11. ncbi request reprint Rapid oral fluid-based point-of-care HIV testing: applicability in developing countries
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Indian J Med Res 126:171-3. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Structured treatment interruptions in chronic HIV management: where next?
    Nitika Pant Pai
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:909-12. 2006