A K Sullivan

Summary

Affiliation: Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-disclosure of HIV status in UK sexual health clinics--a pilot study to identify non-disclosure within a national unlinked anonymous seroprevalence survey
    Ann Kathleen Sullivan
    John Hunter Clinic for Sexual Health, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 89:120-1. 2013
  2. doi request reprint UK national re-audit of sexual history-taking
    A K Sullivan
    National Audit Group, British Association for Sexual Health and HIV, Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 23:207-9. 2012
  3. pmc Texting decreases the time to treatment for genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    A S Menon-Johansson
    John Hunter Clinic, St Stephen s Centre, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:49-51. 2006
  4. pmc Newly diagnosed HIV infections: review in UK and Ireland
    Ann K Sullivan
    Chelsea and Westminster Healthcare NHS Trust, London SW10 9NH
    BMJ 330:1301-2. 2005
  5. doi request reprint National audit of asymptomatic screening in UK genitourinary medicine clinics: clinic policies audit
    C A Carne
    BASHH, The Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 21:512-5. 2010
  6. pmc Reconstitution of CD4+ T cell responses in HIV-1 infected individuals initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) is associated with renewed interleukin-2 production and responsiveness
    G A D Hardy
    Department of Immunology, Imperial College London, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London
    Clin Exp Immunol 134:98-106. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of rectal lymphogranuloma venereum infection: results from a multicentre case-control study in the U.K
    S N S Pallawela
    Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 90:269-74. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Improved sexual history taking in the 2012 BASHH asymptomatic screening re-audit
    A S Menon-Johansson
    Burrell Street Sexual Health Centre, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 25:360-2. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Restoration of human immunodeficiency virus-1-specific responses in patients changing from protease to non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy
    A K Sullivan
    Department of Immunology, ICSTM, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Scand J Immunol 57:600-7. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Interventions to increase access to STI services: a study of England's 'high-impact changes' across three central London clinics
    A S Menon-Johansson
    Chelsea and WestminsterHospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 86:540-4. 2010

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-disclosure of HIV status in UK sexual health clinics--a pilot study to identify non-disclosure within a national unlinked anonymous seroprevalence survey
    Ann Kathleen Sullivan
    John Hunter Clinic for Sexual Health, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 89:120-1. 2013
    ..To identify if HIV-infected individuals attending genitourinary clinics in the UK are not disclosing their HIV status, and to examine the potential utility of drug detection as a method to indicate non-disclosure...
  2. doi request reprint UK national re-audit of sexual history-taking
    A K Sullivan
    National Audit Group, British Association for Sexual Health and HIV, Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 23:207-9. 2012
    ..Despite the overall improvement, several measures (chaperone offer, condom usage and four of five aspects of HIV risk assessment) remained below target...
  3. pmc Texting decreases the time to treatment for genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    A S Menon-Johansson
    John Hunter Clinic, St Stephen s Centre, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:49-51. 2006
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a text message result service within an inner London sexual health clinic...
  4. pmc Newly diagnosed HIV infections: review in UK and Ireland
    Ann K Sullivan
    Chelsea and Westminster Healthcare NHS Trust, London SW10 9NH
    BMJ 330:1301-2. 2005
  5. doi request reprint National audit of asymptomatic screening in UK genitourinary medicine clinics: clinic policies audit
    C A Carne
    BASHH, The Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 21:512-5. 2010
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  6. pmc Reconstitution of CD4+ T cell responses in HIV-1 infected individuals initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) is associated with renewed interleukin-2 production and responsiveness
    G A D Hardy
    Department of Immunology, Imperial College London, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London
    Clin Exp Immunol 134:98-106. 2003
    ..In this context non-responsiveness to HIV-1 antigens suggests ongoing HIV-1 specific clonal T cell anergy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of rectal lymphogranuloma venereum infection: results from a multicentre case-control study in the U.K
    S N S Pallawela
    Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 90:269-74. 2014
    ..We analysed the clinical presentations of rectal LGV in MSM to identify clinical characteristics predictive of LGV proctitis and produced a clinical prediction model...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improved sexual history taking in the 2012 BASHH asymptomatic screening re-audit
    A S Menon-Johansson
    Burrell Street Sexual Health Centre, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 25:360-2. 2014
    ..This audit recommends universal adoption of gonorrhoea NAATs across the United Kingdom...
  9. ncbi request reprint Restoration of human immunodeficiency virus-1-specific responses in patients changing from protease to non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy
    A K Sullivan
    Department of Immunology, ICSTM, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Scand J Immunol 57:600-7. 2003
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Interventions to increase access to STI services: a study of England's 'high-impact changes' across three central London clinics
    A S Menon-Johansson
    Chelsea and WestminsterHospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 86:540-4. 2010
    ..In 2006 it published 10 high-impact changes (HICs) designed to enhance 48 h access to genitourinary medicine services. However, there is limited evidence on the effectiveness of the proposed interventions...
  11. doi request reprint National audit of asymptomatic screening in UK genitourinary medicine clinics: case-notes audit
    H McClean
    BASHH, The Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 21:506-11. 2010
    ..Over 80% of MSM, who were not known to be immune, were screened for hepatitis B. Urethral microscopy was performed in 22% of heterosexual men and 17% of MSM, and cervical microscopy in 12% of women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for rectal lymphogranuloma venereum in gay men: results of a multicentre case-control study in the U.K
    N Macdonald
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 90:262-8. 2014
    ..To identify risk factors for rectal lymphogranuloma venereum (rLGV) in men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  13. doi request reprint HIV opt-out increases HIV testing in low-risk patients
    H Price
    John Hunter Clinic, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 20:56-7. 2009
    ..We audited the effect of introducing HIV opt-out in a genitourinary medicine clinic in central London, UK. We found that opt-out increased the rate at which HIV testing was offered to low-risk patients and that more tests were done...
  14. doi request reprint eTriage--a novel, web-based triage and booking service: enabling timely access to sexual health clinics
    R Jones
    St Stephen s Centre, Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, 369 Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 21:30-3. 2010
    ..As an adjunct to our existing booking services, eTriage has served to increase patient choice and has proved itself to be a safe, efficient and effective means of improving patient access...
  15. doi request reprint Rectal chlamydia--a reservoir of undiagnosed infection in men who have sex with men
    N T Annan
    GUM HIV Directorate, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:176-9. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of rectal chlamydia infection in a cohort of men who have sex with men (MSM) and the proportion of infection that would be missed without routine screening...
  16. doi request reprint UK national guideline on safer sex advice
    D J Clutterbuck
    British Association for Sexual Health and HIV, Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 23:381-8. 2012
    ..An accompanying review of the evidence supporting the guideline with a complete reference list is available online. A patient information leaflet based on the advice statements developed is also available through the BASHH website...
  17. ncbi request reprint Meningococcal infection in patients with the human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    I C Pearson
    Department of HIV Medicine, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 12:410-1. 2001
    ..Meningococcal infection is believed to be rare in HIV-positive individuals. We present 2 cases from our reference caseload within the last 10 years...
  18. ncbi request reprint A multidisciplinary vulva clinic: the role of genito-urinary medicine
    A K Sullivan
    St Stephen s Centre, Department of HIV GU Medicine, The Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 13:36-40. 1999
    ..To characterise the new patient referrals to a combined vulva clinic and to assess the role of genitourinary services within the clinic...
  19. doi request reprint United Kingdom acquisition of HIV infection in African residents in London: more than previously thought
    Fiona M Burns
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 23:262-6. 2009
    ..HIV prevention interventions for Africans must focus on reducing transmission within the UK as well as addressing infections acquired abroad...
  20. doi request reprint Time to use text reminders in genitourinary medicine clinics
    C E Cohen
    HIV GUM Directorate, St Stephen s Centre, Chelsea and Westminster Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 19:12-3. 2008
    ..Text or voicemail reminders may significantly reduce non-attendance rates and their associated costs, improve accessibility and reduce waiting times...
  21. ncbi request reprint Acid-alcohol fast bacilli in sputa of HIV-infected patients
    A K Sullivan
    St Stephen s Centre, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 10:606-8. 1999
    ..The organism was isolated from blood cultures in 58% of patients with MTB and 78% of patients with MAI infection. Disseminated disease was diagnosed in 45% of MTB patients and 33% of MAI patients...
  22. pmc Impact of NNRTI compared to PI-based highly active antiretroviral therapy on CCR5 receptor expression, beta-chemokines and IL-16 secretion in HIV-1 infection
    C T Burton
    Department of Immunology, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Exp Immunol 130:286-92. 2002
    ..Patients were genotyped for CCR5 Delta32 and the incidence of heterozygosity was lower than in the HIV-1 seronegative controls (3% compared to 19%)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Tetanus vaccination with IL-2 during highly active antiretroviral therapy induces sustained and pronounced specific CD4 T-cell responses
    Gareth A D Hardy
    Department of Immunology, Imperial College London, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    AIDS 18:2199-202. 2004
    ..We report the effects of IL-2 given with tetanus vaccination in two patients in a larger immunotherapy study. In one case IL-2 induced sustained responses, which may have been caused by the timing of IL-2 with vaccination...
  24. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-2-associated viral breakthroughs induce HIV-1-specific CD4 T cell responses in patients on fully suppressive highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Ann K Sullivan
    St Stephen s Centre, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    AIDS 17:628-9. 2003
    ..This immunotherapeutic approach, utilizing autologous virus as autovaccination, may be a viable, safer alternative to structured treatment interruption and potentially more efficacious than therapeutic vaccines...
  25. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities for earlier HIV diagnosis within primary and secondary healthcare settings in the UK
    Fiona M Burns
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, London, UK
    AIDS 22:115-22. 2008
    ..To identify opportunities for earlier HIV diagnosis within primary and secondary care settings in the UK in Africans with newly diagnosed HIV infection...