Barbara Amuron

Summary

Affiliation: MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS
Country: Uganda

Publications

  1. pmc Mortality and loss-to-follow-up during the pre-treatment period in an antiretroviral therapy programme under normal health service conditions in Uganda
    Barbara Amuron
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda
    BMC Public Health 9:290. 2009
  2. pmc A cluster-randomised trial to compare home-based with health facility-based antiretroviral treatment in Uganda: study design and baseline findings
    Barbara Amuron
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, c o Medical Research Council MRC UK Uganda Virus Research Institute UVRI P O Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Open AIDS J 1:21-7. 2007
  3. ncbi High levels of psychosocial readiness for ART in an African population at the onset of treatment
    Brent Wolff
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS
    SAHARA J 6:188-94. 2009

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Mortality and loss-to-follow-up during the pre-treatment period in an antiretroviral therapy programme under normal health service conditions in Uganda
    Barbara Amuron
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda
    BMC Public Health 9:290. 2009
    ..The rates of mortality and retention during the pre-treatment period are not well understood. We conducted an observational study to determine these rates...
  2. pmc A cluster-randomised trial to compare home-based with health facility-based antiretroviral treatment in Uganda: study design and baseline findings
    Barbara Amuron
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, c o Medical Research Council MRC UK Uganda Virus Research Institute UVRI P O Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Open AIDS J 1:21-7. 2007
    ..Baseline characteristics did not change over time. Considerably fewer men than women presented for treatment. Both men and women presented at an advanced stage with very low median CD4 count and high plasma viral load...
  3. ncbi High levels of psychosocial readiness for ART in an African population at the onset of treatment
    Brent Wolff
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS
    SAHARA J 6:188-94. 2009
    ..Integrating strong counselling support with ART provision helped channel the power of shared illness experience into positive motivation to adhere at the onset of treatment...