P Gustafson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Tuberculosis burden in an urban population: a cross sectional tuberculosis survey from Guinea Bissau
    Morten Bjerregaard-Andersen
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Apartado 861, 1004 Bissau Codex, Guinea Bissau
    BMC Infect Dis 10:96. 2010
  2. ncbi Tuberculosis mortality during a civil war in Guinea-Bissau
    P Gustafson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    JAMA 286:599-603. 2001
  3. ncbi Tuberculosis in Bissau: incidence and risk factors in an urban community in sub-Saharan Africa
    Per Gustafson
    Projecto de Saude de Bandim, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Int J Epidemiol 33:163-72. 2004
  4. ncbi Clinical predictors for death in HIV-positive and HIV-negative tuberculosis patients in Guinea-Bissau
    P Gustafson
    Dept of Infectious Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Infection 35:69-80. 2007
  5. doi Adherence to isoniazid preventive therapy in children exposed to tuberculosis: a prospective study from Guinea-Bissau
    V F Gomes
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1637-43. 2011
  6. ncbi Reduced case fatality among hospitalized children during a war in Guinea-Bissau: a lesson in equity
    M Sodemann
    Projecto de Saude Bandim, Guinea Bissau
    Acta Paediatr 93:959-64. 2004
  7. ncbi Predictive value of soluble haemoglobin scavenger receptor CD163 serum levels for survival in verified tuberculosis patients
    T B Knudsen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospitals Hvidovre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Microbiol Infect 11:730-5. 2005
  8. ncbi The serum level of soluble urokinase receptor is elevated in tuberculosis patients and predicts mortality during treatment: a community study from Guinea-Bissau
    J Eugen-Olsen
    Clinical Research Unit, Hvidovre Hospital, Denmark
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:686-92. 2002
  9. ncbi Investigation of environmental and host-related risk factors for tuberculosis in Africa. I. Methodological aspects of a combined design
    C Lienhardt
    MRC Laboratories, Fajara, The Gambia
    Am J Epidemiol 155:1066-73. 2002
  10. ncbi Investigation of the risk factors for tuberculosis: a case-control study in three countries in West Africa
    C Lienhardt
    MRC Laboratories, Fajara, The Gambia
    Int J Epidemiol 34:914-23. 2005

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Publications10

  1. pmc Tuberculosis burden in an urban population: a cross sectional tuberculosis survey from Guinea Bissau
    Morten Bjerregaard-Andersen
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Apartado 861, 1004 Bissau Codex, Guinea Bissau
    BMC Infect Dis 10:96. 2010
    ..We conducted a cross sectional survey for pulmonary TB and TB symptoms in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau, in an urban cohort with known HIV prevalence. TB surveillance in the area is routinely based on passive case finding...
  2. ncbi Tuberculosis mortality during a civil war in Guinea-Bissau
    P Gustafson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    JAMA 286:599-603. 2001
    ..Tuberculosis (TB) is an increasing global problem, despite effective drug therapies. Access to TB therapy during conflict situations has not been studied...
  3. ncbi Tuberculosis in Bissau: incidence and risk factors in an urban community in sub-Saharan Africa
    Per Gustafson
    Projecto de Saude de Bandim, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Int J Epidemiol 33:163-72. 2004
    ..Despite the long history of tuberculosis (TB) research, population-based studies from developing countries are rare...
  4. ncbi Clinical predictors for death in HIV-positive and HIV-negative tuberculosis patients in Guinea-Bissau
    P Gustafson
    Dept of Infectious Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Infection 35:69-80. 2007
    ..To assess easily monitored predictors for tuberculosis mortality...
  5. doi Adherence to isoniazid preventive therapy in children exposed to tuberculosis: a prospective study from Guinea-Bissau
    V F Gomes
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1637-43. 2011
    ..To assess adherence to isoniazid preventive therapy (IPT) in children exposed to adult pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) at home...
  6. ncbi Reduced case fatality among hospitalized children during a war in Guinea-Bissau: a lesson in equity
    M Sodemann
    Projecto de Saude Bandim, Guinea Bissau
    Acta Paediatr 93:959-64. 2004
    ..During a recent armed conflict in Guinea-Bissau, we observed a marked decline in the case fatality among hospitalized children at the only paediatric department in the country...
  7. ncbi Predictive value of soluble haemoglobin scavenger receptor CD163 serum levels for survival in verified tuberculosis patients
    T B Knudsen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospitals Hvidovre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Microbiol Infect 11:730-5. 2005
    ..44-5.63). The HRs for concomitant HIV-1 and HIV-2 infection were 6.92 (95% CI, 3.28-14.58) and 2.48 (95% CI, 1.09-5.67), respectively. Thus, sCD163 levels appeared to be an independent predictor of survival in verified TB patients...
  8. ncbi The serum level of soluble urokinase receptor is elevated in tuberculosis patients and predicts mortality during treatment: a community study from Guinea-Bissau
    J Eugen-Olsen
    Clinical Research Unit, Hvidovre Hospital, Denmark
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:686-92. 2002
    ..To investigate whether the serum level of soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor (suPAR) carries prognostic information in individuals infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis...
  9. ncbi Investigation of environmental and host-related risk factors for tuberculosis in Africa. I. Methodological aspects of a combined design
    C Lienhardt
    MRC Laboratories, Fajara, The Gambia
    Am J Epidemiol 155:1066-73. 2002
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  10. ncbi Investigation of the risk factors for tuberculosis: a case-control study in three countries in West Africa
    C Lienhardt
    MRC Laboratories, Fajara, The Gambia
    Int J Epidemiol 34:914-23. 2005
    ..Host-related and environment-related factors have been shown to play a role in the development of tuberculosis (TB), but few studies were carried out to identify their respective roles in resource-poor countries...