Chris Kenyon

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The value of blood culture audits at peripheral hospitals
    Chris R Kenyon
    G F Jooste Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 102:232-3. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Migration intensity has no effect on peak HIV prevalence: an ecological study
    Chris Kenyon
    Sexually Transmitted Infections, HIV STI Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Infect Dis 14:350. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Classification of incidence and prevalence of certain sexually transmitted infections by world regions
    C Kenyon
    Clinical HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, Observatory, South Africa Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 18:73-80. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Strong association between the prevalence of bacterial vaginosis and male point-concurrency
    Chris R Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory 7700, South Africa Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 172:93-6. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint A dimorphic fungus causing disseminated infection in South Africa
    Chris Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    N Engl J Med 369:1416-24. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Determinants of generalized herpes simplex virus-2 epidemics: the role of sexual partner concurrency
    C Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory 7700, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 24:375-82. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The global epidemiology of bacterial vaginosis: a systematic review
    Chris Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:505-23. 2013
  8. pmc Acceptability of HIV self-testing: a systematic literature review
    Janne Krause
    Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Public Health 13:735. 2013
  9. pmc HIV prevalence by race co-varies closely with concurrency and number of sex partners in South Africa
    Chris Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 8:e64080. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Peak HIV prevalence: a useful outcome variable for ecological studies
    Chris Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory 7700, South Africa
    Int J Infect Dis 17:e286-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint The value of blood culture audits at peripheral hospitals
    Chris R Kenyon
    G F Jooste Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 102:232-3. 2012
    ..Ceftriaxone resistance increased from 16% to 62% in Klebsiella pneumoniae (p<0.0001), and from 33% to 100% in Enterobacter spp. (p=0.053)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Migration intensity has no effect on peak HIV prevalence: an ecological study
    Chris Kenyon
    Sexually Transmitted Infections, HIV STI Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Infect Dis 14:350. 2014
    ..Secondly, it examines the relationship between circular migration and HIV at an individual and population-level in South Africa...
  3. doi request reprint Classification of incidence and prevalence of certain sexually transmitted infections by world regions
    C Kenyon
    Clinical HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, Observatory, South Africa Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 18:73-80. 2014
    ..This study sought to assess if there is a meaningful way in which variations in sexually transmitted infection (STI) prevalence can be classified at the level of world regions...
  4. doi request reprint Strong association between the prevalence of bacterial vaginosis and male point-concurrency
    Chris R Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory 7700, South Africa Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 172:93-6. 2014
    ..The effect of network-level factors, such as the prevalence of partner concurrency (the proportion of sexual partnerships that overlap in time as opposed to running sequentially) on BV prevalence has not hitherto been investigated...
  5. ncbi request reprint A dimorphic fungus causing disseminated infection in South Africa
    Chris Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    N Engl J Med 369:1416-24. 2013
    ..We report a fungal pathogen within the genus emmonsia that is most closely related to E. pasteuriana in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected adults in South Africa...
  6. doi request reprint Determinants of generalized herpes simplex virus-2 epidemics: the role of sexual partner concurrency
    C Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory 7700, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 24:375-82. 2013
    ..Thus, HSV-2 prevalence in adolescents may be a useful marker of how risky a local sexual network is for STI spread and may provide a useful early indicator of the success or failure of behavior change initiatives...
  7. doi request reprint The global epidemiology of bacterial vaginosis: a systematic review
    Chris Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:505-23. 2013
    ..Although BV prevalence is, in general, highest in parts of Africa and lowest in much of Asia and Europe, some populations in Africa have very low BV prevalences and some in Asia and Europe have high rates. ..
  8. pmc Acceptability of HIV self-testing: a systematic literature review
    Janne Krause
    Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Public Health 13:735. 2013
    ..We evaluated the acceptability of HST and the benefits and challenges linked to the introduction of HST...
  9. pmc HIV prevalence by race co-varies closely with concurrency and number of sex partners in South Africa
    Chris Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 8:e64080. 2013
    ..Comparing the sexual behaviors and other risk factors for HIV transmission between the different races may shed light on the determinants of South Africa's generalized HIV epidemic...
  10. doi request reprint Peak HIV prevalence: a useful outcome variable for ecological studies
    Chris Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory 7700, South Africa
    Int J Infect Dis 17:e286-8. 2013
    ..The choice of HIV measure as outcome variable in ecological studies makes a large difference to the study results. The choice of peak HIV prevalence as outcome variable offers the advantage of avoiding the HIV introduction time bias...
  11. pmc What is the optimal first line antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings?
    Chris Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS Med 9:e1001291. 2012
  12. doi request reprint Heart failure and cardiogenic shock associated with the TB-immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome
    Chris Kenyon
    Department of Medicine, GF Jooste Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    Cardiovasc J Afr 23:e14-7. 2012
    ..Possible aetiologies and pathophysiology as well as suggested diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to this problem are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Determinants of self-perceived HIV risk in young south Africans engaged in concurrent sexual relationship
    Chris Kenyon
    Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town
    Afr J Reprod Health 14:171-81. 2010
    ..Amongst the females, a longer time since sexual debut, having experienced sexual coercion, a greater number of sex partners in the past year and knowing someone who died of AIDS were correlated with an increased-HIV-risk-perception...
  14. doi request reprint Partner-concurrency associated with herpes simplex virus 2 infection in young South Africans
    Chris Kenyon
    HIV STD Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J STD AIDS 24:804-12. 2013
    ..We conclude that partner-concurrency is associated with increased HSV-2 seropositivity in women. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint "I don't use a condom (with my regular partner) because I know that I'm faithful, but with everyone else I do": The cultural and socioeconomic determinants of sexual partner concurrency in young South Africans
    Chris Kenyon
    GF Jooste Hospital, Cape Town
    SAHARA J 7:35-43. 2010
    ..Analysis of these underlying determinants suggests that cultural rather than socioeconomic factors predominate, which has important implications for the design and targeting of prevention efforts...
  16. pmc Burden of antituberculosis and antiretroviral drug-induced liver injury at a secondary hospital in South Africa
    Charlotte Schutz
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 102:506-11. 2012
    ..G F Jooste Hospital (GFJH) is a secondary-level referral hospital in a high HIV and tuberculosis (TB) co-infection setting...