Philip J Peters
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Safety and toxicity of sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine: implications for malaria prevention in pregnancy using intermittent preventive treatmentPhilip J Peters
Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
Drug Saf 30:481-501. 2007..Given the documented benefits of IPTp-SP in malaria endemic areas of Africa, access to this treatment for pregnant women should continue to expand...
- Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization of the groin and risk for clinical infection among HIV-infected adultsPhilip J Peters
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 19:623-9. 2013..8) and a history of MRSA infection (adjusted risk ratio 3.1). MRSA prevention strategies that can effectively prevent or eliminate groin colonization are likely necessary to reduce clinical infections in this population...
- HIV-infected hospitalized patients with 2009 pandemic influenza A (pH1N1)--United States, spring and summer 2009Philip J Peters
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Clin Infect Dis 52:S183-8. 2011..Clinicians should consider early empiric influenza antiviral treatment in HIV-infected patients presenting with suspected influenza...
- Nevirapine-associated hepatotoxicity was not predicted by CD4 count ≥250 cells/μL among women in Zambia, Thailand and KenyaP J Peters
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention NCHHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
HIV Med 11:650-60. 2010....
- Antiretroviral therapy improves renal function among HIV-infected UgandansPhilip J Peters
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Kidney Int 74:925-9. 2008..Our study shows that renal dysfunction was common with advanced HIV disease in Uganda but this improved following 2 years of HAART...
- Modified Kigali combined staging predicts risk of mortality in HIV-infected adults in Lusaka, ZambiaPhilip J Peters
Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30030, USA
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 24:919-24. 2008..7, 95% CI = 2.7-5.0) remained a strong predictor of mortality. Incorporating ESR, hematocrit, and BMI with clinical staging is a powerful, low-cost tool to identify HIV-infected adults at high risk for mortality...
- HIV-infected Rwandan women have a high frequency of long-term survivalPhilip J Peters
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control andPrevention, 1600 Clifton Road N E, MS E 45, Atlanta, GA 30030, USA
AIDS 21:S31-7. 2007..To evaluate rates of long-term survival in a prospective, longitudinal, closed HIV cohort in Africa between 1986 and 2006...
- Access to adequate nutrition is a major potential obstacle to antiretroviral adherence among HIV-infected individuals in RwandaJoyce T Au
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
AIDS 20:2116-8. 2006..Access to adequate nutrition may be a major determinant for long-term adherence to ART...
- Hyponatremia, hypochloremia, and hypoalbuminemia predict an increased risk of mortality during the first year of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected Zambian and Kenyan womenChristine N Dao
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 27:1149-55. 2011..Assessment of serum sodium, chloride, and albumin can identify HIV-infected patients at highest risk for mortality who may benefit from more intensive medical management during the first year of ART...
- Rash, hepatotoxicity and hyperbilirubinemia among Kenyan infants born to HIV-infected women receiving triple-antiretroviral drugs for the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmissionTimothy D Minniear
Epidemic Intelligence Service and Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:1155-7. 2012..From an infant-safety perspective, nevirapine-based regimens given during pregnancy and breast-feeding are viable options where alternatives to breast milk are not safe, affordable or feasible...
- Influenza and HIV: lessons from the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemicAnandi N Sheth
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 8:181-91. 2011..Additional information about pH1N1 vaccine immunogenicity and efficacy in HIV-infected patients would be useful to guide strategies to prevent influenza virus infection in this population...
- Pandemic influenza: implications for programs controlling for HIV infection, tuberculosis, and chronic viral hepatitisJames D Heffelfinger
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop E 46, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Am J Public Health 99:S333-9. 2009..These populations also face social and structural barriers that will be exacerbated by a pandemic. Existing infrastructure should be expanded and pandemic planning should include preparations to reduce the risks for these populations...