B G Williams

Summary

Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc The epidemiology of human immunodeficiency virus in South Africa
    B G Williams
    World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 27, CH 1211, Switzerland
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 356:1077-86. 2001
  2. pmc Trends in tuberculosis incidence and their determinants in 134 countries
    C Dye
    Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 87:683-91. 2009
  3. pmc The impact of HIV/AIDS on the control of tuberculosis in India
    B G Williams
    World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 1212, Switzerland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:9619-24. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Measuring tuberculosis burden, trends, and the impact of control programmes
    C Dye
    HIV AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:233-43. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Global monitoring of collaborative TB-HIV activities
    C Gunneberg
    Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:2-7. 2008
  6. pmc Criteria for the control of drug-resistant tuberculosis
    C Dye
    Communicable Disease Control, Prevention and Eradication, World Health Organization, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:8180-5. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis deaths in countries with high HIV prevalence: what is their use as an indicator in tuberculosis programme monitoring and epidemiological surveillance?
    D Maher
    Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:123-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Monitoring trends in under-5 mortality rates through national birth history surveys
    E L Korenromp
    World Health Organization, Roll Back Malaria Dept, Avenue Appia 20, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1293-301. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Relative risk of HIV infection among young men and women in a South African township
    C MacPhail
    Miningtek, CSIR PO Box 91230, Auckland Park 2006, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 13:331-42. 2002
  10. pmc Risk factors of sexually transmitted infections among migrant and non-migrant sexual partnerships from rural South Africa
    K Zuma
    Department of Statistics, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 133:421-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc The epidemiology of human immunodeficiency virus in South Africa
    B G Williams
    World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 27, CH 1211, Switzerland
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 356:1077-86. 2001
    ..We conclude by discussing some of the research that is needed and steps that could be taken to reduce the continued spread of the infection...
  2. pmc Trends in tuberculosis incidence and their determinants in 134 countries
    C Dye
    Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 87:683-91. 2009
    ..To determine whether differences in national trends in tuberculosis incidence are attributable to the variable success of control programmes or to biological, social and economic factors...
  3. pmc The impact of HIV/AIDS on the control of tuberculosis in India
    B G Williams
    World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 1212, Switzerland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:9619-24. 2005
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Measuring tuberculosis burden, trends, and the impact of control programmes
    C Dye
    HIV AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:233-43. 2008
    ..By 2015, every country should be able to assess progress in tuberculosis control by estimating the time trend in incidence, and the magnitude of reductions in either prevalence or deaths...
  5. ncbi request reprint Global monitoring of collaborative TB-HIV activities
    C Gunneberg
    Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:2-7. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Criteria for the control of drug-resistant tuberculosis
    C Dye
    Communicable Disease Control, Prevention and Eradication, World Health Organization, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:8180-5. 2000
    ..We discuss the implications of these results for World Health Organization policy on the management of antibiotic resistance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis deaths in countries with high HIV prevalence: what is their use as an indicator in tuberculosis programme monitoring and epidemiological surveillance?
    D Maher
    Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:123-7. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Monitoring trends in under-5 mortality rates through national birth history surveys
    E L Korenromp
    World Health Organization, Roll Back Malaria Dept, Avenue Appia 20, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1293-301. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Relative risk of HIV infection among young men and women in a South African township
    C MacPhail
    Miningtek, CSIR PO Box 91230, Auckland Park 2006, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 13:331-42. 2002
    ..In addressing the epidemic among young women it will be essential to deal with the social factors that lead young women to select their partners from older-age cohorts and that shape their sexual networking patterns...
  10. pmc Risk factors of sexually transmitted infections among migrant and non-migrant sexual partnerships from rural South Africa
    K Zuma
    Department of Statistics, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 133:421-8. 2005
    ..Ignoring this correlation leads to incorrect inference. Migration contributes significantly to the spread of STIs. Community interventions of HIV/STI should target co-transmitter sexual partnerships rather than high-risk individuals...