Rosalind J Carter

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comparing two service delivery models for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV during transition from single-dose nevirapine to multi-drug antiretroviral regimens
    Landry Tsague
    International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Kigali, Rwanda
    BMC Public Health 10:753. 2010
  2. doi request reprint CD4+ cell count testing more effective than HIV disease clinical staging in identifying pregnant and postpartum women eligible for antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings
    Rosalind J Carter
    International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:404-10. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidemia among perinatally HIV-infected children enrolled in the PACTS-HOPE cohort, 1999-2004: a longitudinal analysis
    Rosalind J Carter
    Medical and Health Research Association, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:453-60. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Initiation of antiretroviral therapy among pregnant women in resource-limited countries: CD4+ cell count response and program retention
    Patricia L Toro
    International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS 24:515-24. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Maternal health factors and early pediatric antiretroviral therapy influence the rate of perinatal HIV-1 disease progression in children
    Elaine J Abrams
    Harlem Hospital Center and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10037, USA
    AIDS 17:867-77. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal versus paternal inheritance of HLA class I alleles among HIV-infected children: consequences for clinical disease progression
    Louise Kuhn
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    AIDS 18:1281-9. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with decreased kidney function in HIV-infected adults enrolled in the MTCT-Plus Initiative in sub-Saharan Africa
    Jennifer Jao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mount Sinai Hospital and School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:40-5. 2011
  8. pmc Family experiences with pediatric antiretroviral therapy: responsibilities, barriers, and strategies for remembering medications
    Stephanie L Marhefka
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University of the City of New York, New York, New York, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:637-47. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Retention of HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in HIV care and treatment programs in Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, and Tanzania
    Margaret L McNairy
    ICAP, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10031, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:e70-81. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Genital herpes simplex virus infection and perinatal transmission of human immunodeficiency virus
    Katherine T Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, Sergievsky Center and Harlem Hospital Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1341-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. pmc Comparing two service delivery models for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV during transition from single-dose nevirapine to multi-drug antiretroviral regimens
    Landry Tsague
    International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Kigali, Rwanda
    BMC Public Health 10:753. 2010
    ....
  2. doi request reprint CD4+ cell count testing more effective than HIV disease clinical staging in identifying pregnant and postpartum women eligible for antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings
    Rosalind J Carter
    International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:404-10. 2010
    ..However, there have been few investigations of the performance of ART eligibility criteria in pregnant and postpartum women in resource-limited settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidemia among perinatally HIV-infected children enrolled in the PACTS-HOPE cohort, 1999-2004: a longitudinal analysis
    Rosalind J Carter
    Medical and Health Research Association, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:453-60. 2006
    ..Protease inhibitor (PI)-containing regimens have led to improved survival among HIV-infected children. However, adverse effects, including dyslipidemia, may put children at risk for cardiovascular disease...
  4. doi request reprint Initiation of antiretroviral therapy among pregnant women in resource-limited countries: CD4+ cell count response and program retention
    Patricia L Toro
    International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS 24:515-24. 2010
    ..Few data are available from resource-limited countries on long-term outcomes of HIV-infected women who initiate antiretroviral therapy (ART) during pregnancy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Maternal health factors and early pediatric antiretroviral therapy influence the rate of perinatal HIV-1 disease progression in children
    Elaine J Abrams
    Harlem Hospital Center and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10037, USA
    AIDS 17:867-77. 2003
    ..To determine the relationship of maternal health factors and infant antiretroviral treatment to the risk of pediatric disease progression to AIDS or death by 24 months of age...
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal versus paternal inheritance of HLA class I alleles among HIV-infected children: consequences for clinical disease progression
    Louise Kuhn
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    AIDS 18:1281-9. 2004
    ..We investigated whether maternal HLA selection pressures on the virus would adversely influence clinical outcomes of HIV-infected children...
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with decreased kidney function in HIV-infected adults enrolled in the MTCT-Plus Initiative in sub-Saharan Africa
    Jennifer Jao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mount Sinai Hospital and School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:40-5. 2011
    ..Despite increasing ART availability, there are few prevalence studies of chronic kidney disease in HIV-infected individuals across multiple African countries...
  8. pmc Family experiences with pediatric antiretroviral therapy: responsibilities, barriers, and strategies for remembering medications
    Stephanie L Marhefka
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University of the City of New York, New York, New York, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:637-47. 2008
    ..More intensive interventions, such as home-based nurse-administered dosing, may be necessary...
  9. doi request reprint Retention of HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in HIV care and treatment programs in Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, and Tanzania
    Margaret L McNairy
    ICAP, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10031, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:e70-81. 2013
    ..Retention of children in HIV care is essential for prevention of disease progression and mortality...
  10. ncbi request reprint Genital herpes simplex virus infection and perinatal transmission of human immunodeficiency virus
    Katherine T Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, Sergievsky Center and Harlem Hospital Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1341-8. 2005
    ..To assess the risk of perinatal human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission in HIV-infected women clinically diagnosed with genital herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection during pregnancy...
  11. doi request reprint Decentralization of pediatric HIV care and treatment in five sub-Saharan African countries
    Ruby N Fayorsey
    Clinical and Training Unit, ICAP, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10031, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:e124-30. 2013
    ..We compared trends in pediatric enrollment and outcomes at primary (PHFs) vs secondary/tertiary health facilities (SHFs)...
  12. pmc Effects of early, abrupt weaning on HIV-free survival of children in Zambia
    Louise Kuhn
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center and the Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:130-41. 2008
    ..We conducted a randomized trial to evaluate whether abrupt weaning at 4 months as compared with the standard practice has a net benefit for HIV-free survival of children...
  13. pmc Early childhood infection by human herpesvirus 8 in Zambia and the role of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 coinfection in a highly endemic area
    Veenu Minhas
    Nebraska Center for Virology and School of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:311-20. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate that cross-sectional serologic screening probably underestimates true HHV-8 seroprevalence in young Zambian children because of fluctuations in detectable antibody titers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hormonal contraception and incident HIV-1 infection: new insight and continuing challenges
    Marc Bulterys
    AIDS 21:97-9. 2007
  15. pmc Early clinical and immune response to NNRTI-based antiretroviral therapy among women with prior exposure to single-dose nevirapine
    Benjamin H Chi
    Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Zambia
    AIDS 21:957-64. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Trends in opportunistic infections in the pre- and post-highly active antiretroviral therapy eras among HIV-infected children in the Perinatal AIDS Collaborative Transmission Study, 1986-2004
    Steven R Nesheim
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 120:100-9. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on the incidence and prevalence of opportunistic infections in HIV-infected children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Primary human immunodeficiency virus infection during pregnancy detected by repeat testing
    Steven Nesheim
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:149.e1-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe characteristics of pregnant women with newly acquired human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection that was identified by repeat testing...
  18. ncbi request reprint Approaches for scaling up human immunodeficiency virus testing and counseling in prevention of mother-to-child human immunodeficiency virus transmission settings in resource-limited countries
    Omotayo O Bolu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Global AIDS Program, Prevention of Mother to Child HIV Transmission Team, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:S83-9. 2007
    ..This paper will review best practices needed for expansion of testing and counseling in PMTCT settings in resource-limited countries...
  19. pmc Do targeted HIV programs improve overall care for pregnant women?: Antenatal syphilis management in Zambia before and after implementation of prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programs
    Dara Potter
    Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:79-85. 2008
    ..The implementation of disease-specific research or service programs may have an ancillary beneficial or harmful impact on routine clinical services...
  20. doi request reprint Extended antiretroviral prophylaxis to reduce breast-milk HIV-1 transmission
    Newton I Kumwenda
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:119-29. 2008
    ..Effective strategies are urgently needed to reduce mother-to-child transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) through breast-feeding in resource-limited settings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1: timing and implications for prevention
    Athena P Kourtis
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:726-32. 2006
    ..We discuss the implications of this hypothesis and how it could lead to new interventions for the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission...
  22. ncbi request reprint Rapid scale-up of antiretroviral therapy at primary care sites in Zambia: feasibility and early outcomes
    Jeffrey S A Stringer
    Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    JAMA 296:782-93. 2006
    ..The Zambian Ministry of Health has scaled-up human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) care and treatment services at primary care clinics in Lusaka, using predominately nonphysician clinicians...
  23. ncbi request reprint Challenges to re-enrolling perinatally HIV-infected and HIV-exposed but uninfected children into a prospective cohort study: strategies for locating and recruiting hard-to-reach families
    Darcy Freedman
    U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV STD TB Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:338-47. 2006
    ..The PACTS-HOPE cohort will provide opportunities for future research aimed at understanding the unique effects of HIV on the well-being of HIV-infected children...
  24. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus retesting during pregnancy: costs and effectiveness in preventing perinatal transmission
    Stephanie L Sansom
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:782-90. 2003
    ..To estimate the incremental societal costs and effectiveness of a second human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) antibody test during the third trimester of pregnancy compared with no second test...
  25. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy and the risk of an adverse outcome
    Ruth E Tuomala
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1863-70. 2002
    ..Some studies suggest that combination antiretroviral therapy in pregnant women with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection increases the risk of premature birth and other adverse outcomes of pregnancy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Quantitative RNA testing for diagnosis of HIV-infected infants
    Steven Nesheim
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology and Immunology, 69 Butler Street SE, Atlanta, GA 30335, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:192-5. 2003
    ..Quantitative RNA testing can be used for diagnosis in HIV-exposed infants, recognizing the chance for a false-positive test result. It may be most useful as a confirmatory test in infants with another positive diagnostic test result...
  27. ncbi request reprint The challenges of informed consent for rapid HIV testing in labor
    Denise J Jamieson
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, NCHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E 45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:889-95. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Maternal viral load and rate of disease progression among vertically HIV-1-infected children: an international meta-analysis
    John P A Ioannidis
    Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology Unit, Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece
    AIDS 18:99-108. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in HIV Type 1 incidence among inner-city childbearing women in Atlanta: use of the IgG-capture BED-enzyme immunoassay
    Steven Nesheim
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:537-44. 2005
    ..046). Fewer seroconverters in 1995-1998 used crack cocaine than in the earlier time period. A high but declining HIV-1 incidence was found among inner-city pregnant women in Atlanta...
  30. pmc Evaluation of rapid prenatal human immunodeficiency virus testing in rural cameroon
    Timothy C Granade
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE MS D 12, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:855-60. 2005
    ..7%, respectively. HIV RTs provide excellent alternatives for identifying HIV infection, and their field performance could be monitored using DBS testing strategies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Integrating prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission into routine antenatal care: the key to program expansion in Cameroon
    Thomas K Welty
    Cameroon Baptist Convention Health Board, Nso, Northwest Province, Cameroon
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:486-93. 2005
    ..Of 5550 HIV-positive mothers, we counseled 5433 (97.9%) on single-dose NVP prophylaxis. Consistent training and programmatic support contributed to rapid upscaling and high uptake and counseling rates...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of HIV rescreening during late pregnancy to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in South Africa and other resource-limited settings
    Sada Soorapanth
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:213-21. 2006
    ..Overall, HIV rescreening late in pregnancy in high-prevalence, resource-limited settings such as South Africa would be a cost-effective strategy for reducing mother-to-child transmission...
  33. ncbi request reprint Rapid human immunodeficiency virus-1 testing on labor and delivery in 17 US hospitals: the MIRIAD experience
    Denise J Jamieson
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:S72-82. 2007
    ..Routine rapid testing during labor provides a feasible, acceptable, and accurate way to identify HIV-infected women before delivery...
  34. ncbi request reprint Performance of an oral fluid rapid HIV-1/2 test: experience from four CDC studies
    Kevin P Delaney
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 20:1655-60. 2006
    ..To evaluate the performance of a rapid HIV antibody test used with whole blood and oral fluid in settings where the test is likely to be used...
  35. ncbi request reprint Care and treatment of HIV-infected children in Africa: issues and challenges at the district hospital level
    Anniek J De Baets
    Child Health and Nutrition Unit, Department of Public Health, Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:163-73. 2007
    ..Surmounting the sense of hopelessness by providing district healthcare workers with training in basic pediatric HIV/AIDS care is an urgent priority...
  36. ncbi request reprint Using point-of-care testing to make rapid HIV-1 tests in labor really rapid
    Mardge H Cohen
    AIDS 17:2121-4. 2003
  37. pmc Role of traditional birth attendants in preventing perinatal transmission of HIV
    Marc Bulterys
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMJ 324:222-4. 2002
  38. pmc Ultrasensitive p24 antigen assay for diagnosis of perinatal human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection
    Susan A Fiscus
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2274-7. 2007
    ..Overall sensitivity and specificity were 91.7% and 98.5%, respectively. After exclusion of infants of less than 7 days of age, the sensitivity and specificity were 93.7% and 98.3%, respectively...
  39. ncbi request reprint Identification of HIV-1 infected infants and young children using real-time RT PCR and dried blood spots from Uganda and Cameroon
    Chin Yih Ou
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center of HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mail stop A 12, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Virol Methods 144:109-14. 2007
    ..This simple and cost-effective assay is potentially useful for the diagnosis of pediatric HIV infection and for evaluating programs to reduce mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1...
  40. ncbi request reprint Unsafe injections and transmission of HIV-1 in sub-Saharan Africa
    Marc Bulterys
    Lancet 363:1650. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1 through breast-feeding: past, present, and future
    Marc Bulterys
    J Infect Dis 189:2149-53. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Rapid HIV-1 testing during labor: a multicenter study
    Marc Bulterys
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 292:219-23. 2004
    ..Timely testing of women in labor with undocumented human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) status could enable immediate provision of antiretroviral prophylaxis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes and CD4 cell response in children receiving antiretroviral therapy at primary health care facilities in Zambia
    Carolyn Bolton-Moore
    Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka
    JAMA 298:1888-99. 2007
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Combination antiretroviral therapy in african nursing mothers and drug exposure in their infants: new pharmacokinetic and virologic findings
    Marc Bulterys
    J Infect Dis 192:709-12. 2005
  45. doi request reprint Trends in bacteremia in the pre- and post-highly active antiretroviral therapy era among HIV-infected children in the US Perinatal AIDS Collaborative Transmission Study (1986-2004)
    Bill G Kapogiannis
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1229-39. 2008
    ..Highly active antiretroviral therapy has reduced rates of opportunistic infections; less is known about its effect on pediatric bacteremia rates. Thus, we sought to determine its impact on bacteremia incidence in HIV-infected children...