Patricia L Toro
Affiliation: Columbia University
- Initiation of antiretroviral therapy among pregnant women in resource-limited countries: CD4+ cell count response and program retentionPatricia 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...
- CD4+ cell count testing more effective than HIV disease clinical staging in identifying pregnant and postpartum women eligible for antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settingsRosalind 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...
- Factors associated with decreased kidney function in HIV-infected adults enrolled in the MTCT-Plus Initiative in sub-Saharan AfricaJennifer 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...
- Sensitivity analysis and potential uses of a novel gamma interferon release assay for diagnosis of tuberculosisSimon J Tsiouris
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, Room 710, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Clin Microbiol 44:2844-50. 2006..The TST combined with IGRA or with a single sputum smear may have a role in excluding the diagnosis of TB in some settings...