Denise Evans

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Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Treatment outcomes of HIV-infected adolescents attending public-sector HIV clinics across Gauteng and Mpumalanga, South Africa
    Denise Evans
    Health Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:892-900. 2013
  2. pmc Increased risk of mortality and loss to follow-up among HIV-positive patients with oropharyngeal candidiasis and malnutrition before antiretroviral therapy initiation: a retrospective analysis from a large urban cohort in Johannesburg, South Africa
    Denise Evans
    Clinical HIV Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 113:362-72. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of peripheral neuropathy in antiretroviral therapy naïve HIV-positive patients and the impact on treatment outcomes--a retrospective study from a large urban cohort in Johannesburg, South Africa
    Denise Evans
    Health Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 2041, South Africa
    J Neurovirol 18:162-71. 2012
  4. pmc Comparative durability of nevirapine versus efavirenz in first-line regimens during the first year of initiating antiretroviral therapy among Swaziland HIV-infected adults
    Simbarashe Takuva
    Clinical HIV Research Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Pan Afr Med J 15:5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) co-infection in HBV serologically-negative South African HIV patients and retrospective evaluation of the clinical course of mono- and co-infection
    Cindy Firnhaber
    Clinical HIV Research Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int J Infect Dis 16:e268-72. 2012
  6. pmc Linkage to care and treatment for TB and HIV among people newly diagnosed with TB or HIV-associated TB at a large, inner city South African hospital
    Yara Voss De Lima
    Clinical HIV Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e49140. 2013
  7. pmc Prevalent pregnancy, biological sex, and virologic response to antiretroviral therapy
    Daniel Westreich
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:489-94. 2012

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  1. pmc Treatment outcomes of HIV-infected adolescents attending public-sector HIV clinics across Gauteng and Mpumalanga, South Africa
    Denise Evans
    Health Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:892-900. 2013
    ..Interventions are needed to help improve outcomes and retention in care in this unique population...
  2. pmc Increased risk of mortality and loss to follow-up among HIV-positive patients with oropharyngeal candidiasis and malnutrition before antiretroviral therapy initiation: a retrospective analysis from a large urban cohort in Johannesburg, South Africa
    Denise Evans
    Clinical HIV Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 113:362-72. 2012
    ..We investigated the effect of oropharyngeal candidiasis (OC) and body mass index (BMI) before antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation on treatment outcomes of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of peripheral neuropathy in antiretroviral therapy naïve HIV-positive patients and the impact on treatment outcomes--a retrospective study from a large urban cohort in Johannesburg, South Africa
    Denise Evans
    Health Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 2041, South Africa
    J Neurovirol 18:162-71. 2012
    ..Completion of TB treatment may reduce the risk of persistent PN in patients with TB-related PN. Use of HIV drugs, even neurotoxic ones, may overall limit neuropathy...
  4. pmc Comparative durability of nevirapine versus efavirenz in first-line regimens during the first year of initiating antiretroviral therapy among Swaziland HIV-infected adults
    Simbarashe Takuva
    Clinical HIV Research Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Pan Afr Med J 15:5. 2013
    ..Further studies comparing the cost-effectiveness of delivering these two NNRTIs in light of their different limitations are required. ..
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) co-infection in HBV serologically-negative South African HIV patients and retrospective evaluation of the clinical course of mono- and co-infection
    Cindy Firnhaber
    Clinical HIV Research Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int J Infect Dis 16:e268-72. 2012
    ..This study presents the prevalence of HBV DNA in HIV-positive patients negative for all HBV serological markers and a retrospective evaluation of the clinical course of mono- and co-infection...
  6. pmc Linkage to care and treatment for TB and HIV among people newly diagnosed with TB or HIV-associated TB at a large, inner city South African hospital
    Yara Voss De Lima
    Clinical HIV Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e49140. 2013
    ..To assess the outcomes of linkage to TB and HIV care and identify risk factors for poor referral outcomes...
  7. pmc Prevalent pregnancy, biological sex, and virologic response to antiretroviral therapy
    Daniel Westreich
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:489-94. 2012
    ..Pregnancy is a common indication for initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in sub-Saharan Africa. Our objective was to evaluate how pregnancy at treatment initiation predicts virologic response to HAART...