Carol Holm-Hansen

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Saliva-based HIV testing among secondary school students in Tanzania using the OraQuick rapid HIV1/2 antibody assay
    Carol Holm-Hansen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Infectious Disease Control, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1098:461-6. 2007
  2. pmc Time to first consultation, diagnosis and treatment of TB among patients attending a referral hospital in Northwest, Ethiopia
    Solomon A Yimer
    Department of Bacteriology and Immunology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Infectious Disease Control, PO Box 4404, Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:19. 2014
  3. pmc The perspective of private practitioners regarding tuberculosis case detection and treatment delay in Amhara Region, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
    Solomon A Yimer
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Postbox 4404, Nydalen 0403, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 4:285. 2011
  4. pmc Health care seeking among pulmonary tuberculosis suspects and patients in rural Ethiopia: a community-based study
    Solomon Yimer
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 9:454. 2009
  5. pmc Assessment of measles immunity among infants in Maputo City, Mozambique
    Jagrati V Jani
    Department of Immunology, Instituto Nacional de Saude, Mozambique
    BMC Public Health 8:386. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint [Vaccines against HIV]
    Carol Holm-Hansen
    Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Divisjon for smittevern Postboks 4404 Nydalen 0403 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:3117-20. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Evolution of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 serotypes in northern Tanzania: a retrospective study
    Balthazar M Nyombi
    Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, Moshi, Tanzania
    APMIS 116:507-14. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Diversity of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 subtypes in Kagera and Kilimanjaro regions, Tanzania
    Balthazar M Nyombi
    Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, Moshi, Tanzania
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 24:761-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint HIV genetic diversity in Cameroon: possible public health importance
    Clement B Ndongmo
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 22:812-6. 2006
  10. pmc Comparison of oral fluid collectors for use in a rapid point-of-care diagnostic device
    Carol Holm-Hansen
    Division for Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:909-12. 2004

Collaborators

  • Marcia L Kalish
  • Balthazar M Nyombi
  • Solomon A Yimer
  • Gunnar A Bjune
  • Solomon Yimer
  • Gunnar Bjune
  • Jagrati V Jani
  • Clement B Ndongmo
  • Carol Holm Hansen
  • Tilahun Yimaldu
  • Tufaria Mussá
  • Ilesh V Jani
  • Arlinda Zango
  • Ivan Manhiça
  • Mona Holberg-Petersen
  • Stig L Jeansson
  • Lazare Kaptue
  • Leopold Zekeng
  • Danuta Pieniazek

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Saliva-based HIV testing among secondary school students in Tanzania using the OraQuick rapid HIV1/2 antibody assay
    Carol Holm-Hansen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Infectious Disease Control, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1098:461-6. 2007
    ..Noninvasive saliva sample collection for HIV testing was highly acceptable. HIV infection is considerably more widespread among students attending urban rather than rural schools in the population investigated...
  2. pmc Time to first consultation, diagnosis and treatment of TB among patients attending a referral hospital in Northwest, Ethiopia
    Solomon A Yimer
    Department of Bacteriology and Immunology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Infectious Disease Control, PO Box 4404, Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:19. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the length and analyze predictors of patients', health systems' and total delays among patients attending a referral hospital in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia...
  3. pmc The perspective of private practitioners regarding tuberculosis case detection and treatment delay in Amhara Region, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
    Solomon A Yimer
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Postbox 4404, Nydalen 0403, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 4:285. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  4. pmc Health care seeking among pulmonary tuberculosis suspects and patients in rural Ethiopia: a community-based study
    Solomon Yimer
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 9:454. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to describe and analyze health care seeking among TB suspects and pulmonary TB (PTB) cases in a rural district of the Amhara Region in Ethiopia...
  5. pmc Assessment of measles immunity among infants in Maputo City, Mozambique
    Jagrati V Jani
    Department of Immunology, Instituto Nacional de Saude, Mozambique
    BMC Public Health 8:386. 2008
    ..This study estimates the presence of measles antibodies among six- and nine-month-old children and assesses the current vaccination seroconversion by using a non invasive method in Maputo City, Mozambique...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Vaccines against HIV]
    Carol Holm-Hansen
    Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Divisjon for smittevern Postboks 4404 Nydalen 0403 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:3117-20. 2006
    ..Numerous promising candidate vaccines are currently in clinical trials. There will be an effective vaccine against HIV, but when remains an open question...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evolution of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 serotypes in northern Tanzania: a retrospective study
    Balthazar M Nyombi
    Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, Moshi, Tanzania
    APMIS 116:507-14. 2008
    ..HIV-1 classification into serotypes based on antigenic V3 diversity may be a useful screening tool for the identification of HIV-1 variants with regard to diagnosis, treatment, disease progression and candidate vaccine development...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diversity of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 subtypes in Kagera and Kilimanjaro regions, Tanzania
    Balthazar M Nyombi
    Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, Moshi, Tanzania
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 24:761-9. 2008
    ..The trend may have implications for current national control strategies against the HIV-1 epidemic...
  9. ncbi request reprint HIV genetic diversity in Cameroon: possible public health importance
    Clement B Ndongmo
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 22:812-6. 2006
    ..This expanding genetic diversity raises public health concerns for the ability of diagnostic assays to detect these unique HIV mosaic variants and for the development of broadly effective HIV vaccines...
  10. pmc Comparison of oral fluid collectors for use in a rapid point-of-care diagnostic device
    Carol Holm-Hansen
    Division for Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:909-12. 2004
    ..The collectors were all capable of picking up and delivering test materials, albeit at various levels...