Geoffrey Fatti

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Publications

  1. doi Improved survival and antiretroviral treatment outcomes in adults receiving community-based adherence support: 5-year results from a multicentre cohort study in South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:e50-8. 2012
  2. ncbi Progress of preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV at primary healthcare facilities and district hospitals in three South African provinces
    Ashraf Grimwood
    Khethimpilo, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:81-3. 2012
  3. pmc Better antiretroviral therapy outcomes at primary healthcare facilities: an evaluation of three tiers of ART services in four South African provinces
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 5:e12888. 2010
  4. pmc Increased vulnerability of rural children on antiretroviral therapy attending public health facilities in South Africa: a retrospective cohort study
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Green Square, 37 Hares Crescent, Woodstock, 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:46. 2010
  5. doi Temporal trends in baseline characteristics and treatment outcomes of children starting antiretroviral treatment: an analysis in four provinces in South Africa, 2004-2009
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Woodstock, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:e60-7. 2011
  6. pmc Community adherence support improves programme retention in children on antiretroviral treatment: a multicentre cohort study in South Africa
    Ashraf Grimwood
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:17381. 2012
  7. doi Improved virological suppression in children on antiretroviral treatment receiving community-based adherence support: a multicentre cohort study from South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    a Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 26:448-53. 2014
  8. pmc Effectiveness of community-based support for pregnant women living with HIV: a cohort study in South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    a Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 28:114-8. 2016
  9. pmc Antiretroviral treatment outcomes amongst older adults in a large multicentre cohort in South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e100273. 2014
  10. doi Implementation and Operational Research: A Comparison of Two Task-Shifting Models of Pharmaceutical Care in Antiretroviral Treatment Programs in South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa School of Pharmacy, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa and Health Economics Unit, School of Public Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 71:e107-13. 2016

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Publications12

  1. doi Improved survival and antiretroviral treatment outcomes in adults receiving community-based adherence support: 5-year results from a multicentre cohort study in South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:e50-8. 2012
    ..However, little effectiveness data of the large-scale implementation of these programs is available. We evaluated the effect of a community-based adherence-support (CBAS) program on ART outcomes across 57 South African sites...
  2. ncbi Progress of preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV at primary healthcare facilities and district hospitals in three South African provinces
    Ashraf Grimwood
    Khethimpilo, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:81-3. 2012
    ..1%-11.5%) to 2.4% (CI: 1.9%-3.1%); p<0.0005. HIV test positivity at 18 months of age decreased by 64.5% from 10.7% (CI: 7.2-15.1%) to 3.8% (CI: 2.4-5.6%); p<0.0005. PMTCT outcomes have improved substantially at these facilities...
  3. pmc Better antiretroviral therapy outcomes at primary healthcare facilities: an evaluation of three tiers of ART services in four South African provinces
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 5:e12888. 2010
    ..This comparison has not been evaluated on a broad scale in South Africa...
  4. pmc Increased vulnerability of rural children on antiretroviral therapy attending public health facilities in South Africa: a retrospective cohort study
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Green Square, 37 Hares Crescent, Woodstock, 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:46. 2010
    ..We compared clinical, immunological and virological outcomes between children at seven rural and 37 urban facilities across four provinces in South Africa...
  5. doi Temporal trends in baseline characteristics and treatment outcomes of children starting antiretroviral treatment: an analysis in four provinces in South Africa, 2004-2009
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Woodstock, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:e60-7. 2011
    ..We describe temporal trends in baseline characteristics and treatment outcomes amongst ART-naive children between 2004 and 2009 at 30 facilities in 4 South African provinces...
  6. pmc Community adherence support improves programme retention in children on antiretroviral treatment: a multicentre cohort study in South Africa
    Ashraf Grimwood
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:17381. 2012
    ..This study compared clinical, virological and immunological outcomes between children who received and who did not receive community-based adherence support from patient advocates (PAs) in four South African provinces...
  7. doi Improved virological suppression in children on antiretroviral treatment receiving community-based adherence support: a multicentre cohort study from South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    a Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 26:448-53. 2014
    ..47 [95% CI: 1.59-3.84]). CBAS was associated with improved virological suppression in children receiving ART. Expanded implementation of this low-cost intervention should be considered in resource-poor settings. ..
  8. pmc Effectiveness of community-based support for pregnant women living with HIV: a cohort study in South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    a Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 28:114-8. 2016
    ..CBS is an intervention that shows promise in improving maternal and infant health in high HIV-prevalence settings. ..
  9. pmc Antiretroviral treatment outcomes amongst older adults in a large multicentre cohort in South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e100273. 2014
    ..We compared baseline characteristics and ART outcomes of older adults (aged ≥55 years) vs. younger adults (aged 25-54 years) in routine care settings in South Africa...
  10. doi Implementation and Operational Research: A Comparison of Two Task-Shifting Models of Pharmaceutical Care in Antiretroviral Treatment Programs in South Africa
    Geoffrey Fatti
    Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa School of Pharmacy, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa and Health Economics Unit, School of Public Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 71:e107-13. 2016
    ..This study compared pharmaceutical care quality, patient clinical outcomes, and provider staff costs between these models...
  11. doi Comparing the effectiveness of efavirenz and nevirapine for first-line antiretroviral therapy in a South African multicentre cohort
    Peter Bock
    Kheth Impilo, Green Square, 37 Hares Crescent, Woodstock, 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
    Int Health 5:132-8. 2013
    ..This paper compares the effectiveness of EFV and NVP among ART-naive patients initiating treatment at 56 public health facilities in South Africa between January 2004 and December 2007...
  12. doi Reducing CD4 Monitoring in Children on Antiretroviral Therapy With Virologic Suppression
    Mary Ann Davies
    From the Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa HIV AIDS Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland Tygerberg Academic Hospital, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa Médecins Sans Frontières, Khayelitsha, South Africa McCord Hospital, Durban, South Africa Hlabisa HIV Program, South Africa Empilweni Services and Research Unit, Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Gugulethu HIV Program, Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Maternal and Pediatric Infectious Disease Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NICHD, Bethesda, Maryland and Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 34:1361-4. 2015
    ..Ongoing CD4 monitoring in patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) with viral suppression has been questioned. We evaluated the probability of CD4 decline in children with viral suppression and CD4 recovery after 1 year on ART...