Alison Wringe

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Do accurate HIV and antiretroviral therapy knowledge, and previous testing experiences increase the uptake of HIV voluntary counselling and testing? Results from a cohort study in rural Tanzania
    Annabelle South
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:802. 2013
  2. pmc Antiretroviral therapy uptake and coverage in four HIV community cohort studies in sub-Saharan Africa
    Alison Wringe
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:e38-48. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Uptake of HIV voluntary counselling and testing services in rural Tanzania: implications for effective HIV prevention and equitable access to treatment
    Alison Wringe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 13:319-27. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Delivering comprehensive home-based care programmes for HIV: a review of lessons learned and challenges ahead in the era of antiretroviral therapy
    Alison Wringe
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:352-62. 2010
  5. pmc From HIV diagnosis to treatment: evaluation of a referral system to promote and monitor access to antiretroviral therapy in rural Tanzania
    Ray Nsigaye
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 12:31. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Doubts, denial and divine intervention: understanding delayed attendance and poor retention rates at a HIV treatment programme in rural Tanzania
    Alison Wringe
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 21:632-7. 2009
  7. pmc Comparative assessment of the quality of age-at-event reporting in three HIV cohort studies in sub-Saharan Africa
    A Wringe
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:i56-63. 2009
  8. pmc Estimating the extent of vaccine-derived poliovirus infection
    Alison Wringe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    PLoS ONE 3:e3433. 2008
  9. pmc Using age-specific mortality of HIV infected persons to predict anti-retroviral treatment need: a comparative analysis of data from five African population-based cohort studies
    Basia Zaba
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:e3-14. 2012
  10. pmc Low rates of repeat HIV testing despite increased availability of antiretroviral therapy in rural Tanzania: findings from 2003-2010
    Caoimhe Cawley
    Department of Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e62212. 2013

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Publications18

  1. pmc Do accurate HIV and antiretroviral therapy knowledge, and previous testing experiences increase the uptake of HIV voluntary counselling and testing? Results from a cohort study in rural Tanzania
    Annabelle South
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:802. 2013
    ..This study investigates how prior experience of HIV and VCT, and knowledge about HIV and ART influence VCT use in rural Tanzania...
  2. pmc Antiretroviral therapy uptake and coverage in four HIV community cohort studies in sub-Saharan Africa
    Alison Wringe
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:e38-48. 2012
    ..To compare socio-demographic patterns in access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) across four community HIV cohort studies in Africa...
  3. doi request reprint Uptake of HIV voluntary counselling and testing services in rural Tanzania: implications for effective HIV prevention and equitable access to treatment
    Alison Wringe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 13:319-27. 2008
    ..To describe the associations between socio-demographic, behavioural and clinical characteristics and the use of HIV voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) services among residents in a rural ward in Tanzania...
  4. doi request reprint Delivering comprehensive home-based care programmes for HIV: a review of lessons learned and challenges ahead in the era of antiretroviral therapy
    Alison Wringe
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:352-62. 2010
    ..Innovative and sustainable funding policies are needed to support HBC programmes if they are to effectively complement national ART programmes in the long term...
  5. pmc From HIV diagnosis to treatment: evaluation of a referral system to promote and monitor access to antiretroviral therapy in rural Tanzania
    Ray Nsigaye
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 12:31. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  6. doi request reprint Doubts, denial and divine intervention: understanding delayed attendance and poor retention rates at a HIV treatment programme in rural Tanzania
    Alison Wringe
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 21:632-7. 2009
    ..Decentralisation of HIV services to rural communities should be considered as a priority to redress the balance between perceived barriers to, and benefits of accessing HIV treatment programmes...
  7. pmc Comparative assessment of the quality of age-at-event reporting in three HIV cohort studies in sub-Saharan Africa
    A Wringe
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:i56-63. 2009
    ..To assess inconsistencies in reported age at first sex (AFS) and age at first marriage (AFM) in three African cohorts, and consider their implications for interpreting trends in sexual and marital debut...
  8. pmc Estimating the extent of vaccine-derived poliovirus infection
    Alison Wringe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    PLoS ONE 3:e3433. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Using age-specific mortality of HIV infected persons to predict anti-retroviral treatment need: a comparative analysis of data from five African population-based cohort studies
    Basia Zaba
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:e3-14. 2012
    ..To present a simple method for estimating population-level anti-retroviral therapy (ART) need that does not rely on knowledge of past HIV incidence...
  10. pmc Low rates of repeat HIV testing despite increased availability of antiretroviral therapy in rural Tanzania: findings from 2003-2010
    Caoimhe Cawley
    Department of Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e62212. 2013
    ..However, regular repeat testing by high-risk HIV-negative individuals is important for timely initiation of ART as part of the 'treatment as prevention' approach...
  11. pmc The effect of antiretroviral therapy provision on all-cause, AIDS and non-AIDS mortality at the population level--a comparative analysis of data from four settings in Southern and East Africa
    Sian Floyd
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:e84-93. 2012
    ..To provide a broad and up-to-date picture of the effect of antiretroviral therapy (ART) provision on population-level mortality in Southern and East Africa...
  12. pmc Trends in the uptake of voluntary counselling and testing for HIV in rural Tanzania in the context of the scale up of antiretroviral therapy
    Raphael Isingo
    National Institute of Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Trop Med Int Health 17:e15-25. 2012
    ..To describe trends in voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) use and to assess whether high-risk and infected individuals are receiving counselling and learning their HIV status in rural Tanzania...
  13. pmc Barriers to sustaining antiretroviral treatment in Kisesa, Tanzania: a follow-up study to understand attrition from the antiretroviral program
    Maria Roura
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, Mwanza, Tanzania
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:203-10. 2009
    ..Effectiveness and sustainability of ART roll-out could be strengthened by strategic intervention at different levels, with particular attention to community-level factors such as social networks' influence and support...
  14. pmc The impact of antiretroviral therapy on adult mortality in rural Tanzania
    Milly Marston
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:e58-65. 2012
    ..To describe the impact of antiretroviral therapy (ART) on mortality rates among adults participating in an HIV community cohort study in north-west Tanzania...
  15. pmc Are integrated HIV services less stigmatizing than stand-alone models of care? A comparative case study from Swaziland
    Kathryn Church
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:17981. 2013
    ..This study investigated the relationship between integrated care and felt stigma. The study design was a comparative case study of four models of HIV care in Swaziland, ranging from fully integrated to fully stand-alone HIV care...
  16. pmc Barriers and facilitating factors to the uptake of antiretroviral drugs for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Annabelle Gourlay
    Department of Population Health, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:18588. 2013
    ..To investigate and synthesize reasons for low access, initiation and adherence to antiretroviral drugs by mothers and exposed babies for prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa...
  17. doi request reprint The relationship between service integration and client satisfaction: a mixed methods case study within HIV services in a high prevalence setting in Africa
    Kathryn Church
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:662-73. 2012
    ..Those aiming to scale-up access to HIV care in this region may need to consider providing a variety of treatment models for clients with different health care needs...
  18. pmc Evaluation of knowledge levels amongst village AIDS committees after undergoing HIV educational sessions: results from a pilot study in rural Tanzania
    Elizabeth J Epsley
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:14. 2011
    ..abstract:..