Frank A Post
Affiliation: King's College London
- Outcome of AIDS-associated cryptococcal meningitis initially treated with 200 mg/day or 400 mg/day of fluconazoleC F Schaars
Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
BMC Infect Dis 6:118. 2006..In 2001 donated fluconazole became available, allowing us to use standard doses (400 mg daily initially). Antiretroviral therapy was not available during the study period...
- Predictors of renal outcome in HIV-associated nephropathyFrank A Post
Academic Dept of HIV GUM, King s College London School of Medicine at Guy s, King s College, London, United Kingdom
Clin Infect Dis 46:1282-9. 2008..This study was performed to study the epidemiology of HIVAN in a predominantly black African population and the impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy and other factors on the development of end-stage renal disease...
- Recent developments in HIV and the kidneyFrank A Post
Department of HIV GU Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
Curr Opin Infect Dis 22:43-8. 2009..This has resulted in heightened interest in noninfectious comorbidities including kidney disease. This review focuses on recent progress in our understanding of the clinical epidemiology of HIV-associated kidney disease...
- Randomized comparison of renal effects, efficacy, and safety with once-daily abacavir/lamivudine versus tenofovir/emtricitabine, administered with efavirenz, in antiretroviral-naive, HIV-1-infected adults: 48-week results from the ASSERT studyFrank A Post
King s College London, London, United Kingdom
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:49-57. 2010..Abacavir/lamivudine and tenofovir/emtricitabine fixed-dose combinations are commonly used first-line antiretroviral therapies, yet few studies have comprehensively compared their safety profiles...
- Baseline kidney function as predictor of mortality and kidney disease progression in HIV-positive patientsFowzia Ibrahim
King s College London, United Kingdom
Am J Kidney Dis 60:539-47. 2012..Decreased kidney function at baseline may identify human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients at increased risk of death and kidney disease progression...
- Comparison of CKD-EPI and MDRD to estimate baseline renal function in HIV-positive patientsFowzia Ibrahim
Department of Renal Sciences, King s College London, London, UK
Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:2291-7. 2012..It is unknown whether Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiological Collaboration (CKD-EPI) or Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) provide better estimates of glomerular filtration rate (GFR) in this population...
- Total protein, albumin and low-molecular-weight protein excretion in HIV-positive patientsLucy J Campbell
Academic Department of Renal Sciences, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
BMC Nephrol 13:85. 2012..We analysed 3 LMWP as well as protein and albumin in the urine of a sample of HIV positive patients...
- HIV care and the incidence of acute renal failureJennifer Roe
Academic Departments of 1HIV GU Medicine and 2Renal Medicine, King College London, London, United Kingdom
Clin Infect Dis 47:242-9. 2008..The clinical epidemiology of acute renal failure (ARF) in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients remains poorly defined...
- Immunodeficiency and renal impairment are risk factors for HIV-associated acute renal failureFowzia Ibrahim
King s College London, UK
AIDS 24:2239-44. 2010..To identify risk factors for acute renal failure (ARF) in HIV-infected patients...
- Clinical epidemiology of HIV-associated end-stage renal failure in the UKLoveleen Bansi
University College London Medical School, London, UK
AIDS 23:2517-21. 2009..To describe the clinical epidemiology of HIV-associated end-stage renal failure (HIV/ESRF) from 1998 to 2007 in the United Kingdom...
- HIV-associated kidney disease in the context of an aging populationClaire Naftalin
Department of HIV Sexual Health, King s College Hospital, London SE5 9RS, UK
Sex Health 8:485-92. 2011..Consequently, HIV care increasingly needs to incorporate strategies to detect and manage these non-infectious co-morbidities...
- Renal Impairment Is Associated With Coronary Heart Disease in HIV-Positive MenLucy J Campbell
King s College London KCL School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
HIV Clin Trials 13:343-9. 2012..Our data suggest that impaired renal function identifies patients at increased risk of CHD events in whom management of traditional CHD risk factors should be prioritized...
- Efavirenz is associated with severe vitamin D deficiency and increased alkaline phosphataseTanya Welz
Department of HIV Genitourinary Medicine, King s College Hospital, London, UK
AIDS 24:1923-8. 2010....
- Late HIV diagnosis is a major risk factor for intensive care unit admission in HIV-positive patients: a single centre observational cohort studyJulia Shrosbree
King s College Hospital, Bessemer Road, London, UK
BMC Infect Dis 13:23. 2013..While the characteristics of patients requiring ICU admission have been described previously, these studies did not include information on the denominator population from which these cases arose...
- Effects of vitamin D deficiency and combination antiretroviral therapy on bone in HIV-positive patientsKathryn Childs
aKing s College Hospital bBrighton and Sussex Medical School cKing s College London School of Medicine, London, UK
AIDS 26:253-62. 2012..The objective of this review was to evaluate the evidence for such a strategy...
- Biomarkers of impaired renal functionFrank A Post
King s College London School of Medicine, London, UK
Curr Opin HIV AIDS 5:524-30. 2010..Several biomarkers are available for monitoring renal function, although no consensus exists on how best to apply these tools in HIV infection. This review describes recent findings for the more common renal biomarkers...