Claire L Townsend

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy and congenital abnormalities in infants born to HIV-infected women in the UK and Ireland, 1990-2007
    Claire L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 23:519-24. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Surveillance of congenital cytomegalovirus in the UK and Ireland
    Claire L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F398-403. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy: balancing the risk of preterm delivery with prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission
    Claire L Townsend
    Medical Research Council Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Antivir Ther 15:775-83. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Low rates of mother-to-child transmission of HIV following effective pregnancy interventions in the United Kingdom and Ireland, 2000-2006
    Claire L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 22:973-81. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Trends in management and outcome of pregnancies in HIV-infected women in the UK and Ireland, 1990-2006
    C L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    BJOG 115:1078-86. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy and premature delivery in diagnosed HIV-infected women in the United Kingdom and Ireland
    Claire L Townsend
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 21:1019-26. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy and congenital abnormalities in infants born to HIV-1-infected women in the United Kingdom and Ireland, 1990 to 2003
    Claire L Townsend
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:91-4. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Influence of short-course antenatal antiretroviral therapy on viral load and mother-to-child transmission in subsequent pregnancies among HIV-infected women
    Clare E French
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Antivir Ther 18:183-92. 2013
  9. pmc Impact of expanded access to combination antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy: results from a cohort study in Ukraine
    Heather Bailey
    Medical Research Council Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, University College London Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, England
    Bull World Health Organ 91:491-500. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Uptake of antenatal HIV testing in the United Kingdom: 2000-2003
    Claire L Townsend
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:248-52. 2006

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy and congenital abnormalities in infants born to HIV-infected women in the UK and Ireland, 1990-2007
    Claire L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 23:519-24. 2009
    ..To explore the rate of reported congenital abnormalities in infants exposed to antiretroviral therapy in utero...
  2. doi request reprint Surveillance of congenital cytomegalovirus in the UK and Ireland
    Claire L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F398-403. 2011
    ..To explore the presentation and management of congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) identified through routine clinical investigations, and ascertain outcome in early childhood...
  3. doi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy: balancing the risk of preterm delivery with prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission
    Claire L Townsend
    Medical Research Council Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Antivir Ther 15:775-83. 2010
    ..We aimed to quantify the incremental risk-benefit ratio for HAART compared with zidovudine monotherapy with respect to these outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Low rates of mother-to-child transmission of HIV following effective pregnancy interventions in the United Kingdom and Ireland, 2000-2006
    Claire L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 22:973-81. 2008
    ..The aim of this analysis was to explore the impact of different strategies to prevent mother-to-child transmission at a population level...
  5. doi request reprint Trends in management and outcome of pregnancies in HIV-infected women in the UK and Ireland, 1990-2006
    C L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    BJOG 115:1078-86. 2008
    ..To describe the changing demographic profile of diagnosed HIV-infected pregnant women over time and trends in pregnancy outcome, uptake of interventions and mother-to-child transmission...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy and premature delivery in diagnosed HIV-infected women in the United Kingdom and Ireland
    Claire L Townsend
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 21:1019-26. 2007
    ..To explore the association between antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy and premature delivery, birthweight, stillbirth and neonatal mortality, in pregnancies in HIV-infected women delivering between 1990 and 2005...
  7. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy and congenital abnormalities in infants born to HIV-1-infected women in the United Kingdom and Ireland, 1990 to 2003
    Claire L Townsend
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:91-4. 2006
    ..These findings are reassuring, but continued monitoring is essential in view of the increasing number of women on therapy at conception and the likely continuing diversity of drug regimens...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of short-course antenatal antiretroviral therapy on viral load and mother-to-child transmission in subsequent pregnancies among HIV-infected women
    Clare E French
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Antivir Ther 18:183-92. 2013
    ..HIV-infected women not requiring treatment for their own health usually receive short-course antiretroviral therapy (ART) during pregnancy. Little is known about the effect of this on response to HAART in subsequent pregnancies...
  9. pmc Impact of expanded access to combination antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy: results from a cohort study in Ukraine
    Heather Bailey
    Medical Research Council Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, University College London Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, England
    Bull World Health Organ 91:491-500. 2013
    ..To investigate the scale-up of antenatal combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) in Ukraine since this became part of the national policy for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Uptake of antenatal HIV testing in the United Kingdom: 2000-2003
    Claire L Townsend
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:248-52. 2006
    ..A policy for routine antenatal HIV testing was introduced in England in 1999, with uptake targets for 2000 and 2002; similar policies were subsequently introduced throughout the UK...
  11. doi request reprint Fertility intentions of HIV-infected women in the United Kingdom
    Susan Cliffe
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    AIDS Care 23:1093-101. 2011
    ..These findings highlight the need for specialised family planning and reproductive health services targeting this population...
  12. pmc Long-term outcomes of congenital cytomegalovirus infection in Sweden and the United Kingdom
    Claire L Townsend
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 56:1232-9. 2013
    ..We report updated findings on childhood outcomes from 2 large prospective studies...
  13. pmc Cervical screening within HIV care: findings from an HIV-positive cohort in Ukraine
    Heather Bailey
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e34706. 2012
    ..Little is known about cervical screening coverage or the prevalence of abnormal cytology among HIV-positive women in Ukraine, which has the most severe HIV epidemic in Europe...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pregnancies in young women with vertically acquired HIV infection in Europe
    Claire Thorne
    AIDS 21:2552-6. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Response to Kourtis et al. 'Use of antiretroviral therapy in pregnant HIV-infected women and the risk of premature delivery: a meta-analysis'
    Claire L Townsend
    AIDS 21:1831-2. 2007