Kristina Thorsteinsson

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and use of contraceptives in women living with HIV in Denmark - the SHADE cohort
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 16:81. 2016
  2. pmc Adherence to the cervical cancer screening program in women living with HIV in Denmark: comparison with the general population
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre Hospital, Copenhagen University Hospital, Kettegaards Alle 30, DK 2650 Hvidovre, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 14:256. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of gender on the risk of AIDS-defining illnesses and mortality in Danish HIV-1-infected patients: a nationwide cohort study
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:766-75. 2012
  4. pmc Impact of gender on response to highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1 infected patients: a nationwide population-based cohort study
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Kettegaards Alle 30, Hvidovre DK 2650, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 12:293. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Regulatory T cells in HIV-infected immunological nonresponders are increased in blood but depleted in lymphoid tissue and predict immunological reconstitution
    Julie C Gaardbo
    Viro immunology Research Unit, Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Departments of Clinical Immunology Otorhinolaryngology Pathology, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre Hospital, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark and Department of Infectious Diseases, Odense Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 66:349-57. 2014
  6. pmc Incidence of cervical dysplasia and cervical cancer in women living with HIV in Denmark: comparison with the general population
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
    J Int AIDS Soc 17:19646. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Immunoregulatory T cells may be involved in preserving CD4 T cell counts in HIV-infected long-term nonprogressors and controllers
    Julie C Gaardbo
    Viro immunology Research Group, Departments of Infectious Diseases Clinical Immunology Pathology and Oto Rhinolaryngology, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre Hospital, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark and Department of Infectious Diseases, Odense Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:10-8. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Perception of sexuality and fertility in women living with HIV: a questionnaire study from two Nordic countries
    Maria Wessman
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital Hvidovre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Int AIDS Soc 18:19962. 2015
  9. pmc Different immunological phenotypes associated with preserved CD4+ T cell counts in HIV-infected controllers and viremic long term non-progressors
    Julie Christine Gaardbo
    Viro immunology Research Group, Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e63744. 2013
  10. pmc Adherence to national guidelines for initiation of antiretroviral regimens in HIV patients: a Danish nationwide study
    Tonny S Petersen
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 72:116-24. 2011

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and use of contraceptives in women living with HIV in Denmark - the SHADE cohort
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 16:81. 2016
    ..We assessed prevalence of STIs, contraceptive choices and predictors of condom use in a cohort of WLWH in Denmark...
  2. pmc Adherence to the cervical cancer screening program in women living with HIV in Denmark: comparison with the general population
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre Hospital, Copenhagen University Hospital, Kettegaards Alle 30, DK 2650 Hvidovre, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 14:256. 2014
    ..International HIV guidelines suggest cervical screening twice the first year after HIV diagnosis and thereafter annually. Adherence to the HIV cervical screening program in Denmark is unknown...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of gender on the risk of AIDS-defining illnesses and mortality in Danish HIV-1-infected patients: a nationwide cohort study
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:766-75. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess the impact of gender on the risk of ADI and death in HIV-positive patients infected sexually...
  4. pmc Impact of gender on response to highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1 infected patients: a nationwide population-based cohort study
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Kettegaards Alle 30, Hvidovre DK 2650, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 12:293. 2012
    ..Impact of gender on time to initiation, response to and risk of modification of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in HIV-1 infected individuals is still controversial...
  5. doi request reprint Regulatory T cells in HIV-infected immunological nonresponders are increased in blood but depleted in lymphoid tissue and predict immunological reconstitution
    Julie C Gaardbo
    Viro immunology Research Unit, Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Departments of Clinical Immunology Otorhinolaryngology Pathology, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre Hospital, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark and Department of Infectious Diseases, Odense Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 66:349-57. 2014
    ..Tregs and Treg subpopulations were measured in blood and Foxp3 cells in lymphoid tissue, and the impact of Tregs on immunological reconstitution was determined...
  6. pmc Incidence of cervical dysplasia and cervical cancer in women living with HIV in Denmark: comparison with the general population
    Kristina Thorsteinsson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
    J Int AIDS Soc 17:19646. 2014
    ..WLWH in Denmark attend the National ICC screening program less often than women in the general population. We aimed to estimate the incidence of cervical dysplasia and ICC in WLWH in Denmark...
  7. doi request reprint Immunoregulatory T cells may be involved in preserving CD4 T cell counts in HIV-infected long-term nonprogressors and controllers
    Julie C Gaardbo
    Viro immunology Research Group, Departments of Infectious Diseases Clinical Immunology Pathology and Oto Rhinolaryngology, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Infectious Diseases, Hvidovre Hospital, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark and Department of Infectious Diseases, Odense Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:10-8. 2014
    ..Long-term nonprogressors (LTNPs) also maintain normal CD4 T cell counts but have ongoing viral replication. We hypothesized that immunoregulatory mechanisms are involved in preserved CD4 T cell counts in controllers and in LTNPs...
  8. doi request reprint Perception of sexuality and fertility in women living with HIV: a questionnaire study from two Nordic countries
    Maria Wessman
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital Hvidovre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Int AIDS Soc 18:19962. 2015
    ..We therefore wanted to investigate the perception of sexuality and fertility in women living with HIV (WLWH) in an industrialized setting, using a questionnaire...
  9. pmc Different immunological phenotypes associated with preserved CD4+ T cell counts in HIV-infected controllers and viremic long term non-progressors
    Julie Christine Gaardbo
    Viro immunology Research Group, Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e63744. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that different immunological mechanisms are responsible for preserved CD4+ T cell counts in controllers and LTNP...
  10. pmc Adherence to national guidelines for initiation of antiretroviral regimens in HIV patients: a Danish nationwide study
    Tonny S Petersen
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 72:116-24. 2011
    ..To determine the adherence to the national guidelines for start of highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) in HIV infected patients...
  11. doi request reprint CD3+CD8+CD161high Tc17 cells are depleted in HIV-infection
    Julie Christine Gaardbo
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Denmark
    AIDS 27:659-62. 2013
    ..Depletion of CD3CD8CD161 Tc17 cells and diminished production of IL-17 in HIV-infected patients were found. The level of Tc17 cells was associated with the CD4 cell count in treated patients...