Steven Baveewo

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Potential for false positive HIV test results with the serial rapid HIV testing algorithm
    Steven Baveewo
    Department of Medicine, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:154. 2012
  2. pmc Validation of World Health Organisation HIV/AIDS clinical staging in predicting initiation of antiretroviral therapy and clinical predictors of low CD4 cell count in Uganda
    Steven Baveewo
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University Kampala, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 6:e19089. 2011
  3. pmc Missed opportunities for HIV testing and late-stage diagnosis among HIV-infected patients in Uganda
    Rhoda K Wanyenze
    Department of Disease Control and Environmental Health, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 6:e21794. 2011

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Publications3

  1. pmc Potential for false positive HIV test results with the serial rapid HIV testing algorithm
    Steven Baveewo
    Department of Medicine, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:154. 2012
    ..We conducted further testing on this subgroup of samples using qualitative DNA PCR to assess the potential for false positive tests in this situation...
  2. pmc Validation of World Health Organisation HIV/AIDS clinical staging in predicting initiation of antiretroviral therapy and clinical predictors of low CD4 cell count in Uganda
    Steven Baveewo
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University Kampala, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 6:e19089. 2011
    ..Although the WHO staging has shown low sensitivity for predicting CD4<200 cells/mm(3), it has not been evaluated at for CD4 cut-offs of <250 cells/mm(3) or <350 cells/mm(3)...
  3. pmc Missed opportunities for HIV testing and late-stage diagnosis among HIV-infected patients in Uganda
    Rhoda K Wanyenze
    Department of Disease Control and Environmental Health, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 6:e21794. 2011
    ..We provided HIV testing to patients at Mulago hospital in Uganda, and performed CD4 tests to assess disease stage at diagnosis...