NIPPIE SARITA SHAH

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Epidemiology of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in the United States, 1993-2008
    N S Shah
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:1234-40. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Intensified tuberculosis case finding among HIV-Infected persons from a voluntary counseling and testing center in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Sarita Shah
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 111 East 210th Street, Division of General Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:537-45. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis and multidrug resistance by the microscopic-observation drug-susceptibility assay
    N Sarita Shah
    Tugela Ferry Care and Research Collaboration, Tugela Ferry, South Africa
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:1427-33. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Epidemiology of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in the United States, 1993-2008
    N S Shah
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:1234-40. 2012
    ..However, few studies have used mycobacterial culture to rigorously confirm all smear-negative TB cases in a population-based cohort...
  2. doi request reprint Intensified tuberculosis case finding among HIV-Infected persons from a voluntary counseling and testing center in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Sarita Shah
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 111 East 210th Street, Division of General Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:537-45. 2009
    ..To evaluate commonly available screening tests for pulmonary tuberculosis (TB), using sputum bacteriology as a gold standard, in HIV-infected persons attending an urban voluntary counseling and testing clinic in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...
  3. doi request reprint Rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis and multidrug resistance by the microscopic-observation drug-susceptibility assay
    N Sarita Shah
    Tugela Ferry Care and Research Collaboration, Tugela Ferry, South Africa
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:1427-33. 2011
    ..The microscopic observation drug-susceptibility (MODS) assay is a simple, rapid, low-cost test for TB and multidrug-resistant (MDR) TB, but data in individuals infected with HIV and in Africa are limited...

Research Grants1

  1. Transmission of HIV-Associated XDR TB in Rural South Africa
    NIPPIE SARITA SHAH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings will help improve the health of individuals and communities affected by the XDR TB epidemic and will create an evidence-base to guide sound public health policy for XDR TB disease prevention throughout the developing world. ..