Irene Inwani

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Publications

  1. pmc Performance of clinical algorithms for HIV-1 diagnosis and antiretroviral initiation among HIV-1-exposed children aged less than 18 months in Kenya
    Irene Inwani
    Department of Paediatrics, Kenyatta National Hospital, Hospital Road, Box 29720, Nairobi 00202, Kenya
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:492-8. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of infant cord blood HIV testing for anti-retroviral post-exposure prophylaxis
    Irene W Inwani
    Department of Paediatrics, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 1:308-14. 2007
  3. pmc Predictors of mortality in HIV-1 infected children on antiretroviral therapy in Kenya: a prospective cohort
    Dalton C Wamalwa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nairobi, Box 19676, Nairobi 00202, Kenya
    BMC Pediatr 10:33. 2010
  4. pmc Optimizing paediatric HIV care in Kenya: challenges in early infant diagnosis
    Peter Cherutich
    National AIDS STD Control Programme, Ministry of Health, Nairobi, Kenya
    Bull World Health Organ 86:155-60. 2008
  5. pmc Medication diaries do not improve outcomes with highly active antiretroviral therapy in Kenyan children: a randomized clinical trial
    Dalton C Wamalwa
    Department of Paediatrics University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Int AIDS Soc 12:8. 2009

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  1. pmc Performance of clinical algorithms for HIV-1 diagnosis and antiretroviral initiation among HIV-1-exposed children aged less than 18 months in Kenya
    Irene Inwani
    Department of Paediatrics, Kenyatta National Hospital, Hospital Road, Box 29720, Nairobi 00202, Kenya
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:492-8. 2009
    ..Ninety percent of HIV-1-infected children live in sub-Saharan Africa. In the absence of diagnosis and antiretroviral therapy, approximately 50% die before 2 years...
  2. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of infant cord blood HIV testing for anti-retroviral post-exposure prophylaxis
    Irene W Inwani
    Department of Paediatrics, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 1:308-14. 2007
    ..The main objectives of this study were to evaluate the acceptability of post-partum infant cord blood HIV testing and the subsequent uptake of interventions to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV...
  3. pmc Predictors of mortality in HIV-1 infected children on antiretroviral therapy in Kenya: a prospective cohort
    Dalton C Wamalwa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Nairobi, Box 19676, Nairobi 00202, Kenya
    BMC Pediatr 10:33. 2010
    ..Among children, early mortality following highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) remains high. It is important to define correlates of mortality in order to improve outcome...
  4. pmc Optimizing paediatric HIV care in Kenya: challenges in early infant diagnosis
    Peter Cherutich
    National AIDS STD Control Programme, Ministry of Health, Nairobi, Kenya
    Bull World Health Organ 86:155-60. 2008
    ..By July 2005, 45 000 adults and more than 2000 children were on treatment. A study was conducted to determine the barriers to identification of HIV-infected children...
  5. pmc Medication diaries do not improve outcomes with highly active antiretroviral therapy in Kenyan children: a randomized clinical trial
    Dalton C Wamalwa
    Department of Paediatrics University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Int AIDS Soc 12:8. 2009
    ..abstract:..