Savanna R Reid

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Increase in clinical prevalence of AIDS implies increase in unsafe medical injections
    S Reid
    School of Public Health, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:295-9. 2009
  2. pmc Uncovering high rates of unsafe injection equipment reuse in rural Cameroon: validation of a survey instrument that probes for specific misconceptions
    Mbah P Okwen
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, 431 Sunburst Dr, Henderson, NV 89002, USA
    Harm Reduct J 8:4. 2011
  3. pmc Estimating the Burden of Disease from Unsafe Injections in India: A Cost-benefit Assessment of the Auto-disable Syringe in a Country with Low Blood-borne Virus Prevalence
    Savanna Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Indian J Community Med 37:89-94. 2012
  4. pmc Reaching out and reaching up - developing a low cost drug treatment system in Cambodia
    Axel Klein
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Las Vegas, USA
    Harm Reduct J 9:11. 2012
  5. pmc Injection drug use, unsafe medical injections, and HIV in Africa: a systematic review
    Savanna R Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154, USA
    Harm Reduct J 6:24. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Injection risks and HIV transmission in the Republic of South Africa
    S Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:816-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Non-vertical HIV transmission to children in sub-Saharan Africa
    S Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:820-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Minimum infective dose of HIV for parenteral dosimetry
    S Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:828-33. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Injections that kill: nosocomial bacteraemia and degedege in Tanzania
    Savanna R Reid
    University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
    Rural Remote Health 10:1463. 2010

Collaborators

  • Axel Klein
  • Mbah P Okwen
  • Vonthanak Saphonn
  • Mireille V Capo
  • Fozao A Alomba
  • Ebong C Ewang
  • Bedes Y Ngem

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Increase in clinical prevalence of AIDS implies increase in unsafe medical injections
    S Reid
    School of Public Health, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:295-9. 2009
    ..The present estimates undermine persistent claims that injection safety improvements would have only a minor impact on HIV incidence in Africa...
  2. pmc Uncovering high rates of unsafe injection equipment reuse in rural Cameroon: validation of a survey instrument that probes for specific misconceptions
    Mbah P Okwen
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, 431 Sunburst Dr, Henderson, NV 89002, USA
    Harm Reduct J 8:4. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  3. pmc Estimating the Burden of Disease from Unsafe Injections in India: A Cost-benefit Assessment of the Auto-disable Syringe in a Country with Low Blood-borne Virus Prevalence
    Savanna Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Indian J Community Med 37:89-94. 2012
    ..Unsafe medical injections are a prevalent risk factor for viral hepatitis and HIV in India...
  4. pmc Reaching out and reaching up - developing a low cost drug treatment system in Cambodia
    Axel Klein
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Las Vegas, USA
    Harm Reduct J 9:11. 2012
    ..The paper is based on an evaluation involving interviews with a range of stakeholders and a review of project documents...
  5. pmc Injection drug use, unsafe medical injections, and HIV in Africa: a systematic review
    Savanna R Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154, USA
    Harm Reduct J 6:24. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Injection risks and HIV transmission in the Republic of South Africa
    S Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:816-9. 2009
    ..Using resource scarcity as justification for needle reuse is ethically indefensible, as injection safety is a readily achievable goal...
  7. doi request reprint Non-vertical HIV transmission to children in sub-Saharan Africa
    S Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:820-7. 2009
    ..Evidence of child-to-child HIV transmission supports the theory that nosocomial infections are important to the AIDS pandemic, and procedures more prevalent than blood transfusions, such as injections, are likely involved...
  8. doi request reprint Minimum infective dose of HIV for parenteral dosimetry
    S Reid
    School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, NV, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:828-33. 2009
    ..8% (95% confidence interval [CI] 0.1-3.2%) and 0.8% (95% CI 0.1-1.4%), respectively...
  9. ncbi request reprint Injections that kill: nosocomial bacteraemia and degedege in Tanzania
    Savanna R Reid
    University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
    Rural Remote Health 10:1463. 2010
    ..In a prospective survey of patients whose venous catheter was culture positive on removal, 61% developed bloodstream infections...