A D Harries

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Publications

  1. ncbi Providing HIV care for co-infected tuberculosis patients: a perspective from sub-Saharan Africa
    A D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:6-16. 2009
  2. pmc Correlates of tobacco quit attempts and cessation in the adult population of India: secondary analysis of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey, 2009-10
    Swati Srivastava
    Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India
    BMC Public Health 13:263. 2013
  3. pmc Characteristics and treatment outcomes of tuberculosis patients who "transfer-in" to health facilities in Harare City, Zimbabwe: a descriptive cross-sectional study
    Kudakwashe C Takarinda
    AIDS and TB Unit, Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, Harare, Zimbabwe
    BMC Public Health 12:981. 2012
  4. pmc A retrospective study of secondary bacteraemia in hospitalised adults with community acquired non-typhoidal Salmonella gastroenteritis
    Christopher M Parry
    Tropical and Infectious Disease Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    BMC Infect Dis 13:107. 2013
  5. pmc Simplifying ART cohort monitoring: can pharmacy stocks provide accurate estimates of patients retained on antiretroviral therapy in Malawi?
    Hannock Tweya
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:210. 2012
  6. pmc HIV and tuberculosis--science and implementation to turn the tide and reduce deaths
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:17396. 2012
  7. doi How operational research influenced the scale up of antiretroviral therapy in Malawi
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Health Care Manag Sci 15:197-205. 2012
  8. pmc Treatment outcomes of adult patients with recurrent tuberculosis in relation to HIV status in Zimbabwe: a retrospective record review
    Kudakwashe C Takarinda
    AIDS and TB Unit, Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, 2nd Floor, Mkwati Building, Corner Livingstone Avenue and Fifth Street, Harare, Zimbabwe
    BMC Public Health 12:124. 2012
  9. pmc The timing of death in patients with tuberculosis who die during anti-tuberculosis treatment in Andhra Pradesh, South India
    Subbanna Jonnalagada
    LEPRA India Blue Peter Public Health and Research Centre, Near TEC Building, Cherlapally, Hyderabad 501301, Andhra Pradesh, India
    BMC Public Health 11:921. 2011
  10. pmc The impact of diabetes on tuberculosis treatment outcomes: a systematic review
    Meghan A Baker
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med 9:81. 2011

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Publications30

  1. ncbi Providing HIV care for co-infected tuberculosis patients: a perspective from sub-Saharan Africa
    A D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:6-16. 2009
    ..Clinical and operational studies in the next few years should help to resolve some of these issues...
  2. pmc Correlates of tobacco quit attempts and cessation in the adult population of India: secondary analysis of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey, 2009-10
    Swati Srivastava
    Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India
    BMC Public Health 13:263. 2013
    ..This study assesses the socio-demographic characteristics and cessation services used by adults i) who attempted to quit smoked and smokeless tobacco and ii) who were successful in quitting...
  3. pmc Characteristics and treatment outcomes of tuberculosis patients who "transfer-in" to health facilities in Harare City, Zimbabwe: a descriptive cross-sectional study
    Kudakwashe C Takarinda
    AIDS and TB Unit, Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, Harare, Zimbabwe
    BMC Public Health 12:981. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc A retrospective study of secondary bacteraemia in hospitalised adults with community acquired non-typhoidal Salmonella gastroenteritis
    Christopher M Parry
    Tropical and Infectious Disease Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    BMC Infect Dis 13:107. 2013
    ..The clinical significance of bacteraemia secondary to non-typhoidal Salmonella (NTS) gastroenteritis in hospitalised adults is uncertain...
  5. pmc Simplifying ART cohort monitoring: can pharmacy stocks provide accurate estimates of patients retained on antiretroviral therapy in Malawi?
    Hannock Tweya
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:210. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc HIV and tuberculosis--science and implementation to turn the tide and reduce deaths
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:17396. 2012
    ..Even in those in whom both HIV and TB are diagnosed and treated, this often happens far too late. These deficiencies can be addressed through the application of new scientific evidence and diagnostic tools...
  7. doi How operational research influenced the scale up of antiretroviral therapy in Malawi
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Health Care Manag Sci 15:197-205. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Treatment outcomes of adult patients with recurrent tuberculosis in relation to HIV status in Zimbabwe: a retrospective record review
    Kudakwashe C Takarinda
    AIDS and TB Unit, Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, 2nd Floor, Mkwati Building, Corner Livingstone Avenue and Fifth Street, Harare, Zimbabwe
    BMC Public Health 12:124. 2012
    ..This study was therefore conducted in Chitungwiza, a high density dormitory town outside the capital city, to determine in adults registered with recurrent TB how treatment outcomes were affected by type of recurrence and HIV status...
  9. pmc The timing of death in patients with tuberculosis who die during anti-tuberculosis treatment in Andhra Pradesh, South India
    Subbanna Jonnalagada
    LEPRA India Blue Peter Public Health and Research Centre, Near TEC Building, Cherlapally, Hyderabad 501301, Andhra Pradesh, India
    BMC Public Health 11:921. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc The impact of diabetes on tuberculosis treatment outcomes: a systematic review
    Meghan A Baker
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med 9:81. 2011
    ..We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to quantitatively summarize evidence for the impact of diabetes on tuberculosis outcomes...
  11. pmc Operational research in Malawi: making a difference with cotrimoxazole preventive therapy in patients with tuberculosis and HIV
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    BMC Public Health 11:593. 2011
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  12. doi The vital signs of chronic disease management
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:537-40. 2009
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  13. doi Why did the scale-up of HIV treatment work? A case example from Malawi
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:S64-7. 2011
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  14. doi The looming epidemic of diabetes-associated tuberculosis: learning lessons from HIV-associated tuberculosis
    A D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1436-44, i. 2011
    ..We must not make the same mistake with diabetes and TB. The Framework provides a template for action, and it is now up to donors, policy makers and implementers to apply the recommendations in the field and to 'learn by doing'...
  15. ncbi The Union and Médecins Sans Frontières approach to operational research
    A D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:144-54, i. 2011
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  16. ncbi Registering initial defaulters and reporting on their treatment outcomes
    A D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:801-3. 2009
    ..We recommend a step-wise approach to these challenges and advocate that these patients be included, wherever possible, in the TB patient register and in the cohort analysis of treatment outcomes...
  17. ncbi How health systems in sub-Saharan Africa can benefit from tuberculosis and other infectious disease programmes
    A D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:1194-9. 2009
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  18. ncbi Keeping health facilities safe: one way of strengthening the interaction between disease-specific programmes and health systems
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1407-12. 2010
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  19. pmc Strategies to improve patient retention on antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Trop Med Int Health 15:70-5. 2010
    ..High levels of retention on ART are vital for individual patients, for credibility of programmes and for on-going resource and financial support...
  20. doi The HIV-associated tuberculosis epidemic--when will we act?
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Lancet 375:1906-19. 2010
    ..The continuing HIV-associated tuberculosis epidemic needs bold but responsible action, without which the future will simply mirror the past...
  21. doi Scaling up antiretroviral therapy in Malawi-implications for managing other chronic diseases in resource-limited countries
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:S14-6. 2009
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  22. doi Defining the research agenda to reduce the joint burden of disease from diabetes mellitus and tuberculosis
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Trop Med Int Health 15:659-63. 2010
    ..Implementation of this research agenda will benefit the control of both diseases...
  23. doi Diagnosis and management of antiretroviral-therapy failure in resource-limited settings in sub-Saharan Africa: challenges and perspectives
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:60-5. 2010
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  24. doi Xpert® MTB/RIF for national tuberculosis programmes in low-income countries: when, where and how?
    A Trebucq
    Institute of International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1567-72. 2011
    ..The assay should be widely used for this purpose if, and only if, excellent MDR-TB management is available, both for ethical reasons and to reduce the risk of extensively drug-resistant TB...
  25. ncbi Isoniazid preventive therapy for people living with HIV: public health challenges and implementation issues
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:927-35. 2009
    ..There is a definite risk that 'sloppy' IPT will be inefficient and, worse, could lead to the development of multidrug-resistant TB, and this must be avoided at all costs...
  26. ncbi Tuberculosis 'retreatment others': profile and treatment outcomes in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India
    S Srinath
    Center for Operations Research, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease The Union, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:105-9. 2011
    ..The Government of India's Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP), Andhra Pradesh, South India...
  27. ncbi Health systems that serve: what's the bottom line?
    Donald A Enarson
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:804-9. 2009
    ..Health services in low- and middle-income countries...
  28. ncbi Potential utility of empirical tuberculosis treatment for HIV-infected patients with advanced immunodeficiency in high TB-HIV burden settings
    S D Lawn
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:287-95. 2011
    ..Following fruitful debate, the conclusion that this strategy should be carefully evaluated in randomised controlled trials was strongly supported. This paper provides an in-depth consideration of this proposed intervention...
  29. doi Links between diabetes mellitus and tuberculosis: should we integrate screening and care?
    Anthony D Harries
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:1-2. 2009
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  30. doi Antiretroviral treatment uptake and attrition among HIV-positive patients with tuberculosis in Kibera, Kenya
    K Tayler-Smith
    Medical Department, Operational Center Brussels, MSF Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Trop Med Int Health 16:1380-3. 2011
    ..Of those who started ART, 14% were lost to attrition, making a cumulative pre-ART and ART attrition of 33%. ART uptake among patients with TB was relatively good, but programme attrition was high and needs urgent addressing...