E L Corbett

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Tuberculosis screening in high human immunodeficiency virus prevalence settings: turning promise into reality
    E L Corbett
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:1125-38. 2013
  2. pmc Comparison of two active case-finding strategies for community-based diagnosis of symptomatic smear-positive tuberculosis and control of infectious tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe (DETECTB): a cluster-randomised trial
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 376:1244-53. 2010
  3. pmc Provider-initiated symptom screening for tuberculosis in Zimbabwe: diagnostic value and the effect of HIV status
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:13-21. 2010
  4. pmc Prevalent infectious tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe: burden, risk factors and implications for control
    E L Corbett
    Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:1231-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium kansasii and M. scrofulaceum isolates from HIV-negative South African gold miners: incidence, clinical significance and radiology
    E L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:501-7. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of HIV infection on Mycobacterium kansasii disease in South African gold miners
    E L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:10-4. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and silicosis: the impact of two potent risk factors on the incidence of mycobacterial disease in South African miners
    E L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    AIDS 14:2759-68. 2000
  8. doi request reprint The benefits to communities and individuals of screening for active tuberculosis disease: a systematic review
    K Kranzer
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:432-46. 2013
  9. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of commercial urinary lipoarabinomannan detection in African tuberculosis suspects and patients
    R Mutetwa
    Biomedical Research and Training Institute, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:1253-9. 2009
  10. pmc A combined medical and surgical approach to hydatid disease: 12 years' experience at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases, London
    H M Ayles
    Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 84:100-5. 2002

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Tuberculosis screening in high human immunodeficiency virus prevalence settings: turning promise into reality
    E L Corbett
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:1125-38. 2013
    ..Relevant contemporary research showing the high need for potential gains, and pitfalls from expanded and intensified TB screening in high HIV prevalence settings are discussed in this review. ..
  2. pmc Comparison of two active case-finding strategies for community-based diagnosis of symptomatic smear-positive tuberculosis and control of infectious tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe (DETECTB): a cluster-randomised trial
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 376:1244-53. 2010
    ..We tested two active case-finding strategies to target long periods of infectiousness before diagnosis, which is typical of HIV-negative tuberculosis and is a key driver of transmission...
  3. pmc Provider-initiated symptom screening for tuberculosis in Zimbabwe: diagnostic value and the effect of HIV status
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:13-21. 2010
    ..To assess the diagnostic value of provider-initiated symptom screening for tuberculosis (TB) and how HIV status affects it...
  4. pmc Prevalent infectious tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe: burden, risk factors and implications for control
    E L Corbett
    Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:1231-7. 2009
    ..Harare's high density suburbs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium kansasii and M. scrofulaceum isolates from HIV-negative South African gold miners: incidence, clinical significance and radiology
    E L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:501-7. 1999
    ..A South African gold mining hospital...
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of HIV infection on Mycobacterium kansasii disease in South African gold miners
    E L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:10-4. 1999
    ..kansasii disease that occurs at an earlier stage of HIV infection and more closely resembles disease in HIV-negative men than has been found for HIV-associated M. kansasii disease in other settings...
  7. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and silicosis: the impact of two potent risk factors on the incidence of mycobacterial disease in South African miners
    E L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    AIDS 14:2759-68. 2000
    ..To investigate the combined effects of HIV infection and silicosis on mycobacterial disease...
  8. doi request reprint The benefits to communities and individuals of screening for active tuberculosis disease: a systematic review
    K Kranzer
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:432-46. 2013
    ..Before screening programmes are recommended, evidence is needed of individual and/or community-level benefits...
  9. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of commercial urinary lipoarabinomannan detection in African tuberculosis suspects and patients
    R Mutetwa
    Biomedical Research and Training Institute, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:1253-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate a commercially available antigen capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) based on detecting lipoarabinomannan (LAM) in urine for the diagnosis of tuberculosis (TB)...
  10. pmc A combined medical and surgical approach to hydatid disease: 12 years' experience at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases, London
    H M Ayles
    Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 84:100-5. 2002
    ..We looked at our own results over a 12-year period to see if a consistent and logical plan had emerged...