Tamara Kredo

Summary

Affiliation: Medical Research Council
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The interaction between artemether-lumefantrine and lopinavir/ritonavir-based antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1 infected patients
    T Kredo
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Infect Dis 16:30. 2016
  2. doi request reprint South African Guideline Excellence (SAGE): What's in a name?
    Tamara Kredo
    Cochrane South Africa, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 106:18-20. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Decentralising HIV treatment in lower- and middle-income countries
    Tamara Kredo
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD009987. 2013
  4. pmc Interaction between artemether-lumefantrine and nevirapine-based antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1-infected patients
    T Kredo
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:5616-23. 2011
  5. pmc Clinical practice guidelines within the Southern African Development Community: a descriptive study of the quality of guideline development and concordance with best evidence for five priority diseases
    Tamara Kredo
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
    Health Res Policy Syst 10:1. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Interventions for improving childhood vaccination coverage in low- and middle-income countries
    Charles Shey Wiysonge
    Cochrane South Africa, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 105:892-3. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Research evidence and policy: qualitative study in selected provinces in South Africa and Cameroon
    Celeste E Naude
    Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, PO Box 241, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
    Implement Sci 10:126. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Evidence insufficient to confirm the value of population screening for diabetes and hypertension in low- and-middle-income settings
    Solange Durão
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town South Africa
    S Afr Med J 105:98-102. 2015
  9. pmc Adverse drug reactions in adult medical inpatients in a South African hospital serving a community with a high HIV/AIDS prevalence: prospective observational study
    Ushma Mehta
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Observatory 7925, South Africa
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 65:396-406. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Validation of a search strategy to identify nutrition trials in PubMed using the relative recall method
    Solange Durão
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, Francie van Zijl Drive, Parowvallei, Cape Town, Western Cape 7505, South Africa Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 68:610-6. 2015

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint The interaction between artemether-lumefantrine and lopinavir/ritonavir-based antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1 infected patients
    T Kredo
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Infect Dis 16:30. 2016
    ..Artemether and lumefantrine are metabolised by cytochrome P450 isoenzyme CYP3A4, which lopinavir/ritonavir inhibits, potentially causing clinically important drug-drug interactions...
  2. doi request reprint South African Guideline Excellence (SAGE): What's in a name?
    Tamara Kredo
    Cochrane South Africa, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 106:18-20. 2016
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  3. doi request reprint Decentralising HIV treatment in lower- and middle-income countries
    Tamara Kredo
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD009987. 2013
    ..To address these uncertainties, we summarised the research studies examining the risks and benefits of decentralising antiretroviral therapy service delivery...
  4. pmc Interaction between artemether-lumefantrine and nevirapine-based antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1-infected patients
    T Kredo
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:5616-23. 2011
    ..The mechanism of the lumefantrine interaction remains to be elucidated. Studies investigating the interaction of nevirapine and artemether-lumefantrine in HIV-infected patients with malaria are urgently needed...
  5. pmc Clinical practice guidelines within the Southern African Development Community: a descriptive study of the quality of guideline development and concordance with best evidence for five priority diseases
    Tamara Kredo
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
    Health Res Policy Syst 10:1. 2012
    ..This evaluation aims to address this gap in knowledge and provide recommendations for regional guideline development...
  6. doi request reprint Interventions for improving childhood vaccination coverage in low- and middle-income countries
    Charles Shey Wiysonge
    Cochrane South Africa, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 105:892-3. 2015
    ..Cochrane Corner' in the November SAMJ highlights a Cochrane review that evaluated the effects of interventions for improving childhood vaccination coverage in low- and middle-income countries...
  7. doi request reprint Research evidence and policy: qualitative study in selected provinces in South Africa and Cameroon
    Celeste E Naude
    Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, PO Box 241, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
    Implement Sci 10:126. 2015
    ..As researchers, we sought to understand the policymaking process and how research evidence may contribute in South Africa and Cameroon...
  8. doi request reprint Evidence insufficient to confirm the value of population screening for diabetes and hypertension in low- and-middle-income settings
    Solange Durão
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town South Africa
    S Afr Med J 105:98-102. 2015
    ..Robust evaluation of these outcomes would then be necessary to inform secondary prevention strategies. ..
  9. pmc Adverse drug reactions in adult medical inpatients in a South African hospital serving a community with a high HIV/AIDS prevalence: prospective observational study
    Ushma Mehta
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Observatory 7925, South Africa
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 65:396-406. 2008
    ..ADRs in HIV-infected patients were less likely to be preventable...
  10. doi request reprint Validation of a search strategy to identify nutrition trials in PubMed using the relative recall method
    Solange Durão
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, Francie van Zijl Drive, Parowvallei, Cape Town, Western Cape 7505, South Africa Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 68:610-6. 2015
    ..To develop, assess, and maximize the sensitivity of a search strategy to identify diet and nutrition trials in PubMed using relative recall...
  11. doi request reprint AGREE to disagree: critical appraisal and the publication of practice guidelines
    Roger Wiseman
    Liberty Health Holdings, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 104:345-6. 2014
    ..In fulfilling this obligation, this editorial introduces the journal's readership to the AGREE II instrument as an objective appraisal mechanism against which prospective clinical guidelines will be assessed prior to their publication. ..
  12. doi request reprint Restricting or banning alcohol advertising to reduce alcohol consumption in adults and adolescents
    Nandi Siegfried
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Education Centre, Valkenberg Hospital, Private Bag X1, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa, 7925
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD010704. 2014
    ..To date, no systematic review has evaluated the effectiveness, possible harms and cost-effectiveness of this intervention...
  13. doi request reprint Task shifting from doctors to non-doctors for initiation and maintenance of antiretroviral therapy
    Tamara Kredo
    South African Cochrane Centre, South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, 7505
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD007331. 2014
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