- Association of Schistosomiasis and HIV infection in TanzaniaJennifer A Downs
Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:868-73. 2012..01). This finding suggests that S. mansoni infection may be a modifiable HIV risk factor that places millions of people worldwide at increased risk of HIV acquisition...
- Urogenital schistosomiasis in women of reproductive age in Tanzania's Lake Victoria regionJennifer A Downs
Center for Global Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, 440 East 69th Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:364-9. 2011..haematobium (P = 0.002). Our data support the postulate that FUS may be a risk factor for HIV infection and may contribute to the extremely high rates of HIV among young women in sub-Saharan Africa...
- Universal screening of Tanzanian HIV-infected adult inpatients with the serum cryptococcal antigen to improve diagnosis and reduce mortality: an operational studyBahati Mk Wajanga
Department of Medicine, Bugando Medical Centre, Box 1370, Mwanza, Tanzania
J Int AIDS Soc 14:48. 2011..In this study, we describe the impact of screening HIV-positive adult inpatients with serum cryptococcal antigen (CRAG) at a Tanzanian referral hospital...