George P Schmid

Summary

Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Economic and programmatic aspects of congenital syphilis prevention
    George Schmid
    Research Scientist, Department of HIV AIDS, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 82:402-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Transmission of HIV-1 infection in sub-Saharan Africa and effect of elimination of unsafe injections
    George P Schmid
    WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 363:482-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The need and plan for global elimination of congenital syphilis
    George P Schmid
    Department of HIV AIDS, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Sex Transm Dis 34:S5-10. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint HIV infection, antiretroviral therapy, and CD4+ cell count distributions in African populations
    Brian G Williams
    Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva 1211 CH 1211, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 194:1450-8. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Progress in global blood safety for HIV
    Teiji Takei
    EMP EVA MOE, UNAIDS, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:S127-31. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of nevirapine to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in eight African countries
    Michael D Sweat
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS 18:1661-71. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint On-site rapid antenatal syphilis screening with an immunochromatographic strip improves case detection and treatment in rural South African clinics
    Rachel N Bronzan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:S55-60. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV voluntary counseling and testing and behavioral risk reduction in developing countries: a meta-analysis, 1990--2005
    Julie A Denison
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:363-73. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Economic and programmatic aspects of congenital syphilis prevention
    George Schmid
    Research Scientist, Department of HIV AIDS, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 82:402-9. 2004
    ..The prevention of congenital syphilis should be a global priority; international agencies and national programmes should be committed to improving antenatal care (ANC) services including syphilis detection and prevention...
  2. ncbi request reprint Transmission of HIV-1 infection in sub-Saharan Africa and effect of elimination of unsafe injections
    George P Schmid
    WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 363:482-8. 2004
    ..Increased efforts are needed to reduce sexual transmission of HIV-1...
  3. ncbi request reprint The need and plan for global elimination of congenital syphilis
    George P Schmid
    Department of HIV AIDS, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Sex Transm Dis 34:S5-10. 2007
    ..The newly proposed World Health Organization Strategy for the Global Elimination of Congenital Syphilis aims to mobilize resources and provide a plan to address this under-recognized health problem...
  4. ncbi request reprint HIV infection, antiretroviral therapy, and CD4+ cell count distributions in African populations
    Brian G Williams
    Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva 1211 CH 1211, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 194:1450-8. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Progress in global blood safety for HIV
    Teiji Takei
    EMP EVA MOE, UNAIDS, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:S127-31. 2009
    ..To assess progress toward ensuring a globally safe blood supply...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of nevirapine to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in eight African countries
    Michael D Sweat
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS 18:1661-71. 2004
    ..Most attention has been given to preventing vertical transmission based on analysis showing nevirapine to be inexpensive and cost-effective...
  7. ncbi request reprint On-site rapid antenatal syphilis screening with an immunochromatographic strip improves case detection and treatment in rural South African clinics
    Rachel N Bronzan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:S55-60. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV voluntary counseling and testing and behavioral risk reduction in developing countries: a meta-analysis, 1990--2005
    Julie A Denison
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:363-73. 2008
    ..Such expansion, however, must be accompanied by rigorous evaluation in order to test, refine and maximize the preventive benefits of learning one's HIV infection status through HIV testing and counseling...