Ann M Buchanan
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Establishment of haematological and immunological reference values for healthy Tanzanian children in Kilimanjaro RegionAnn M Buchanan
Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Trop Med Int Health 15:1011-21. 2010..To determine the normal haematological and immunological reference intervals for healthy Tanzanian children...
- Utility of rapid antibody tests to exclude HIV-1 infection among infants and children aged <18 months in a low-resource settingAnn M Buchanan
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
J Clin Virol 55:244-9. 2012..Excluding HIV infection among infants and young children in resource-poor settings where nucleic acid amplification tests (NAAT) are not routinely available remains a considerable challenge...
- Advances and failures in preventing perinatal human immunodeficiency virus infectionAnn M Buchanan
Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Box T3499, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Clin Microbiol Rev 22:493-507. 2009..Further work is needed to determine the optimal strategy for reducing perinatal transmission among women in resource-poor settings, with a particular need for reduction of transmission via breast-feeding...
- Prevalence of mycobacteremia among HIV-infected infants and children in northern TanzaniaKatherine D Gray
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:754-6. 2013..We found no cases of mycobacteremia among 93 ill, HIV-infected children in northern Tanzania, despite optimization of laboratory methods and selection of patients thought to be at highest risk for disseminated infection. ..
- Predicting mortality for paediatric inpatients where malaria is uncommonDana C Clifton
Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Arch Dis Child 97:889-94. 2012..As the proportion of children living low malaria transmission areas in sub-Saharan Africa increases, approaches for identifying non-malarial severe illness need to be evaluated to improve child outcomes...