Douglas N Shaffer

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Publications

  1. pmc Successes and Challenges in an Integrated Tuberculosis/HIV Clinic in a Rural, Resource-Limited Setting: Experiences from Kericho, Kenya
    Douglas N Shaffer
    Kenya Medical Research Institute Walter Reed Project HIV Program, P O Box 1357, Kericho 20200, Kenya
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:238012. 2012
  2. pmc Do the socioeconomic impacts of antiretroviral therapy vary by gender? A longitudinal study of Kenyan agricultural worker employment outcomes
    Bruce A Larson
    Department of International Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:240. 2009
  3. ncbi The protective effect of circumcision on HIV incidence in rural low-risk men circumcised predominantly by traditional circumcisers in Kenya: two-year follow-up of the Kericho HIV Cohort Study
    Douglas N Shaffer
    US Army Medical Research Unit, Walter Reed Project HIV Program, Kericho, Kenya
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:371-9. 2007
  4. doi HIV-1 incidence rates and risk factors in agricultural workers and dependents in rural Kenya: 36-month follow-up of the Kericho HIV cohort study
    Douglas N Shaffer
    US Military HIV Research Program, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:514-21. 2010
  5. pmc Reference ranges for the clinical laboratory derived from a rural population in Kericho, Kenya
    Rukia S Kibaya
    Walter Reed Project, U S Military HIV Research Program, Kericho, Kenya
    PLoS ONE 3:e3327. 2008
  6. doi Short communication: HIV type 1 genetic diversity among tea plantation workers in Kericho, Kenya
    Miguel A Arroyo
    Division of Retrovirology, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research U S Military HIV Research Program MHRP, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 25:1061-4. 2009
  7. ncbi Factors influencing contraceptive choice and discontinuation among HIV-positive women in Kericho, Kenya
    Kennedy Imbuki
    Walter Reed Project Program, Kericho, Kenya
    Afr J Reprod Health 14:98-109. 2010

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  1. pmc Successes and Challenges in an Integrated Tuberculosis/HIV Clinic in a Rural, Resource-Limited Setting: Experiences from Kericho, Kenya
    Douglas N Shaffer
    Kenya Medical Research Institute Walter Reed Project HIV Program, P O Box 1357, Kericho 20200, Kenya
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:238012. 2012
    ..0, 95% CI = 1.3-3.3). Yearly, odds of treatment success improved by 20% (OR = 1.2, 95% CI = 1.0-1.5). Conclusions. An integrated TB/HIV clinic with acceptable outcomes is a feasible goal in resource-limited settings...
  2. pmc Do the socioeconomic impacts of antiretroviral therapy vary by gender? A longitudinal study of Kenyan agricultural worker employment outcomes
    Bruce A Larson
    Department of International Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:240. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi The protective effect of circumcision on HIV incidence in rural low-risk men circumcised predominantly by traditional circumcisers in Kenya: two-year follow-up of the Kericho HIV Cohort Study
    Douglas N Shaffer
    US Army Medical Research Unit, Walter Reed Project HIV Program, Kericho, Kenya
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:371-9. 2007
    ..Data from prospective cohort studies are helpful in considering generalizability of RCT results to populations with unique epidemiologic/cultural characteristics...
  4. doi HIV-1 incidence rates and risk factors in agricultural workers and dependents in rural Kenya: 36-month follow-up of the Kericho HIV cohort study
    Douglas N Shaffer
    US Military HIV Research Program, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:514-21. 2010
    ..We report 36-month HIV-1 incidence rates and demographic and psychosocial risks from the Kericho cohort in rural Kenya's southern Rift Valley Province...
  5. pmc Reference ranges for the clinical laboratory derived from a rural population in Kericho, Kenya
    Rukia S Kibaya
    Walter Reed Project, U S Military HIV Research Program, Kericho, Kenya
    PLoS ONE 3:e3327. 2008
    ....
  6. doi Short communication: HIV type 1 genetic diversity among tea plantation workers in Kericho, Kenya
    Miguel A Arroyo
    Division of Retrovirology, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research U S Military HIV Research Program MHRP, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 25:1061-4. 2009
    ..6), respectively. In conclusion, our results suggest that there is considerable heterogeneity with respect to HIV-1 subtype diversity in this population that should be considered in the planning for future vaccine trials in the region...
  7. ncbi Factors influencing contraceptive choice and discontinuation among HIV-positive women in Kericho, Kenya
    Kennedy Imbuki
    Walter Reed Project Program, Kericho, Kenya
    Afr J Reprod Health 14:98-109. 2010
    ..Counseling can dispel incorrect information and optimize contraceptive practice in this setting...