G R Seage

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of patient comprehension of rapid HIV pre-test fundamentals by information delivery format in an emergency department setting
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:238. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Case-crossover study of partner and situational factors for unprotected sex
    George R Seage
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:432-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of preventable opportunistic infections, HIV-1 RNA, and CD4 Cell counts to chronic mortality
    George R Seage
    Department of Epidemiology and Center for Risk Analysis, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:421-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Are US populations appropriate for trials of human immunodeficiency virus vaccine? The HIVNET Vaccine Preparedness Study
    G R Seage
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:619-27. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint The Pediatric AIDS Severity Score (PASS): a multidimensional AIDS-severity adjustment for pediatric HIV infection
    George R Seage
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:603-10. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of chemoprophylaxis studies in high risk HIV-seronegative populations
    M Gross
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 12:71-8. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for opportunistic illnesses in children with human immunodeficiency virus in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Nathalie Ylitalo
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02155, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:778-87. 2006
  8. pmc Childhood sexual abuse among homosexual men. Prevalence and association with unsafe sex
    W R Lenderking
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:250-3. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of protease inhibitor-containing combination antiretroviral therapies on height and weight growth in HIV-infected children
    K Buchacz
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 108:E72. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Osteonecrosis of the hip (Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease) in human immunodeficiency virus-infected children
    Denise M Gaughan
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E74-4. 2002

Research Grants

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Publications57

  1. pmc Comparison of patient comprehension of rapid HIV pre-test fundamentals by information delivery format in an emergency department setting
    Roland C Merchant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:238. 2007
    ..Two trials were conducted to compare emergency department patient comprehension of rapid HIV pre-test information using different methods to deliver this information...
  2. ncbi request reprint Case-crossover study of partner and situational factors for unprotected sex
    George R Seage
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:432-9. 2002
    ..To identify situational and partner characteristics associated with unprotected sex among women at risk for HIV infection...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of preventable opportunistic infections, HIV-1 RNA, and CD4 Cell counts to chronic mortality
    George R Seage
    Department of Epidemiology and Center for Risk Analysis, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:421-8. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Are US populations appropriate for trials of human immunodeficiency virus vaccine? The HIVNET Vaccine Preparedness Study
    G R Seage
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:619-27. 2001
    ..96/100 PY, 95% CI: 1.41, 2.73), and women who used crack cocaine (1.62/100 PY, 95% CI: 0.92, 2.85). Therefore, cohorts with HIV-1 seroincidence rates appropriate for HIV-1 vaccine trials can be recruited, enrolled, and retained...
  5. ncbi request reprint The Pediatric AIDS Severity Score (PASS): a multidimensional AIDS-severity adjustment for pediatric HIV infection
    George R Seage
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:603-10. 2006
    ..A severity staging system predictive of mortality for perinatally HIV-infected children is needed for clinical and research purposes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of chemoprophylaxis studies in high risk HIV-seronegative populations
    M Gross
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 12:71-8. 2000
    ..Interest in studies declined as the hypothetical regimen became more demanding. Studies must emphasize the unknown efficacy of this approach, given increased interest among MSM at greater risk of exposure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for opportunistic illnesses in children with human immunodeficiency virus in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Nathalie Ylitalo
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02155, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:778-87. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between the use of highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) and the occurrence of opportunistic illnesses (OIs) among children perinatally infected with human immunodeficiency virus...
  8. pmc Childhood sexual abuse among homosexual men. Prevalence and association with unsafe sex
    W R Lenderking
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:250-3. 1997
    ..13; 95% confidence interval 1.15-3.95). Sexual abuse remained a significant predictor of unprotected receptive anal intercourse in a logistic model adjusting for potential confounding variables...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of protease inhibitor-containing combination antiretroviral therapies on height and weight growth in HIV-infected children
    K Buchacz
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 108:E72. 2001
    ..To examine beneficial or detrimental effects of protease inhibitor (PI)-containing antiretroviral regimens on height and weight growth in children with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Osteonecrosis of the hip (Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease) in human immunodeficiency virus-infected children
    Denise M Gaughan
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E74-4. 2002
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of opportunistic diseases on chronic mortality in HIV-infected adults in Côte d'Ivoire
    E Losina
    Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    S Afr Med J 96:526-9. 2006
    ..To estimate incidence rates of opportunistic diseases (ODs) and mortality for patients with and without a history of OD among HIV-infected patients in Côte d'Ivoire...
  12. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 among bar and hotel workers in northern Tanzania: the role of alcohol, sexual behavior, and herpes simplex virus type 2
    Trong T H Ao
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98145, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:163-9. 2006
    ..We assessed baseline prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) and other STDs, as well as behavioral and biologic risk factors for HIV-1 in a population of female bar/hotel workers in Moshi, Tanzania...
  13. pmc When to start antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings
    Rochelle P Walensky
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard University Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, and Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:157-66. 2009
    ..The results of international clinical trials that are assessing when to initiate antiretroviral therapy (ART) will not be available for several years...
  14. pmc Test and treat DC: forecasting the impact of a comprehensive HIV strategy in Washington DC
    Rochelle P Walensky
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 51:392-400. 2010
    ..We forecast outcomes of this approach if implemented in Washington DC...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis for human immunodeficiency virus-related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia: using simulation modeling to inform clinical guidelines
    Sue J Goldie
    Center for Risk Analysis, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 718 Huntington Ave, Second Floor, Boston, MA 02115 5924, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:921-8. 2002
    ....
  16. pmc Intimate partner violence perpetration, standard and gendered STI/HIV risk behaviour, and STI/HIV diagnosis among a clinic-based sample of men
    M R Decker
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 85:555-60. 2009
    ..To date, little empirical data exist to characterise the nature of men's sexual risk as it relates to both their violence perpetration, and STI/HIV infection...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of combination therapy including protease inhibitors on mortality among children and adolescents infected with HIV-1
    S L Gortmaker
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, and Department of Health and Social Behavior, Havard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 345:1522-8. 2001
    ..33; 95 percent confidence interval, 0.19 to 0.58; P<0.001). CONCLUSIONS: The use of combination therapy including protease inhibitors has markedly reduced mortality among children and adolescents infected with HIV-1...
  18. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral treatment in pediatric HIV infection in the United States: from clinical trials to clinical practice
    Susan Brogly
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115 6017, USA
    JAMA 293:2213-20. 2005
    ..However, the integration of novel ART into the clinical care of pediatric HIV infection has not been examined...
  19. ncbi request reprint The development and utility of a clinical algorithm to predict early HIV-1 infection
    Neda Sharghi
    Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:472-8. 2005
    ..Studying individuals during early and acute HIV-1 infection would allow scientists to investigate the impact of the intervention being studied on early transmission or pathogenesis of HIV-1 infection...
  20. pmc Reproductive health of adolescent girls perinatally infected with HIV
    Susan B Brogly
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115 6017, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1047-52. 2007
    ..We sought to describe the reproductive health of adolescent girls perinatally infected with HIV...
  21. pmc Association of hypercholesterolemia incidence with antiretroviral treatment, including protease inhibitors, among perinatally HIV-infected children
    Katherine Tassiopoulos
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:607-14. 2008
    ..Antiretroviral therapy has been associated with hypercholesterolemia in HIV-infected children. Few longitudinal studies have been conducted to examine this association, however...
  22. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy on the survival of children and adolescents with HIV infection: a 10-year follow-up study
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:507-15. 2008
    ..Given that HIV infection is chronic and that exposure to HAART is likely to be life-long, there is a need to evaluate the long-term effect of HAART on survival in this population...
  23. ncbi request reprint Incidence of opportunistic and other infections in HIV-infected children in the HAART era
    Philimon Gona
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 296:292-300. 2006
    ....
  24. pmc Scaling up antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: the impact of speed on survival
    Rochelle P Walensky
    The Divisions of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:1324-32. 2008
    ..Only 33% of eligible human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients in South Africa receive antiretroviral therapy (ART). We sought to estimate the impact of alternative ART scale-up scenarios on patient outcomes from 2007-2012...
  25. pmc Substance use in HIV-Infected women during pregnancy: self-report versus meconium analysis
    Katherine Tassiopoulos
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:1269-78. 2010
    ..Illicit substance use was low and substantially less than that reported in earlier studies of HIV-infected women, but alcohol and tobacco exposure was prevalent...
  26. pmc Association of site-specific and participant-specific factors with retention of children in a long-term pediatric HIV cohort study
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1375-86. 2008
    ..Although participant characteristics are difficult to modify, the authors identified several potentially modifiable site practices that could be targeted to improve retention...
  27. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of pain in pediatric human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome as reported by participants in the Pediatric Late Outcomes Study (PACTG 219)
    Denise M Gaughan
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1144-52. 2002
    ..The prevalence of pain in adults with AIDS ranges from 40% to 60%, depending on stage of illness. There is limited research concerning pain in HIV-infected children and youth...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment for primary HIV infection: projecting outcomes of immediate, interrupted, or delayed therapy
    Rochelle P Walensky
    Division of Infectious Disease and the Partners AIDS Research Center, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:27-37. 2002
    ..These results can assist decision makers and those planning clinical trials in defining evidence-based performance measures for primary HIV infection treatment and future trials...
  29. pmc Impact of HAART and CNS-penetrating antiretroviral regimens on HIV encephalopathy among perinatally infected children and adolescents
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIDS 23:1893-901. 2009
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Delayed onset of pubertal development in children and adolescents with perinatally acquired HIV infection
    Kate Buchacz
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:56-65. 2003
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Projecting the cost-effectiveness of adherence interventions in persons with human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Sue J Goldie
    Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5924, USA
    Am J Med 115:632-41. 2003
    ..To explore the cost-effectiveness of interventions to improve adherence to combination antiretroviral therapy in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection...
  32. pmc Intimate partner violence functions as both a risk marker and risk factor for women's HIV infection: findings from Indian husband-wife dyads
    Michele R Decker
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:593-600. 2009
    ....
  33. pmc A case-crossover analysis of predictors of condom use by female bar and hotel workers in Moshi, Tanzania
    Katherine Tassiopoulos
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 38:552-60. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to identify situation-specific factors associated with condom use among 465 female bar and hotel workers in Moshi, Tanzania...
  34. pmc Syphilis and hepatitis B Co-infection among HIV-infected, sex-trafficked women and girls, Nepal
    Jay G Silverman
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:932-4. 2008
    ..Those who were HIV positive were more likely than those who were HIV negative to be infected with syphilis and/or hepatitis B...
  35. pmc Long-term effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy on CD4+ cell evolution among children and adolescents infected with HIV: 5 years and counting
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1751-60. 2008
    ....
  36. pmc The effect of antiretroviral therapy on secondary transmission of HIV among men who have sex with men
    Alethea W McCormick
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1115-22. 2007
    ..However, the potential reduction in secondary transmission associated with ART may be offset by the longer duration of infectiousness...
  37. ncbi request reprint Infectiousness of HIV between male homosexual partners
    V DeGruttola
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115
    J Clin Epidemiol 42:849-56. 1989
    ..To model this variability over time and across individuals, more complex models must be fit to longitudinal studies of sexual partners...
  38. doi request reprint Efficacy of antiretroviral drugs in reducing mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Africa: a meta-analysis of published clinical trials
    Pride Chigwedere
    Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 24:827-37. 2008
    ..This represents approximately 50% efficacy. The result is stable and not driven by any single study. All regimens were well tolerated. We conclude that ARV use to reduce MTCT of HIV in Africa is efficacious and well tolerated...
  39. ncbi request reprint A therapeutic HIV vaccine: how good is good enough?
    Rochelle P Walensky
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Partners AIDS Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Vaccine 22:4044-53. 2004
    ..91 months (cost-effectiveness ratio US$ 45,500/QALY). Even modestly effective therapeutic HIV vaccines may produce small but meaningful increases in life expectancy and compare favorably to alternative uses of scarce HIV care resources...
  40. pmc Antiretroviral drugs for preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: balancing efficacy and infant toxicity
    Andrea L Ciaranello
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    AIDS 22:2359-69. 2008
    ..We sought to identify the currently recommended regimen to prevent mother-to-child transmission that optimally balances risks of pediatric HIV infection and neurologic mitochondrial toxicity...
  41. ncbi request reprint In utero nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor exposure and signs of possible mitochondrial dysfunction in HIV-uninfected children
    Susan B Brogly
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    AIDS 21:929-38. 2007
    ..There is equivocal evidence of in utero nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI) exposure and the occurrence of mitochondrial dysfunction (MD) in HIV-uninfected children born of HIV-infected women...
  42. ncbi request reprint Simple Pediatric AIDS Severity Score (PASS): a pediatric severity score for resource-limited settings
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:611-7. 2006
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Perspectives related to the potential use of vaginal microbicides among drug-involved women: focus groups in three cities in the United States and Puerto Rico
    Theresa H Mason
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS Behav 7:339-51. 2003
    ..Focus groups also provided insight into how aspects of different women's sexual lives, including partner type, might influence the issues that would concern them if and when they tried out new microbicidal products in the future...
  44. ncbi request reprint Routine human immunodeficiency virus testing: an economic evaluation of current guidelines
    Rochelle P Walensky
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Partners AIDS Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Med 118:292-300. 2005
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the clinical effect and cost-effectiveness of current guidelines and of alternate HIV prevalence thresholds...
  45. ncbi request reprint Sexual behavior, psychosocial and knowledge differences between consistent, inconsistent and non-users of condoms: a study of female bar and hotel workers in Moshi, Tanzania
    Katherine K Tassiopoulos
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge Building, Room 816, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:405-13. 2006
    ..There are important differences between women by level of condom use. These findings can help inform interventions to increase condom use...
  46. ncbi request reprint The reliability of passively collected AIDS surveillance data in Massachusetts
    Kathleen M Gallagher
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, AIDS Surveillance Program, Boston, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:100-4. 2003
    ..To determine the reliability of demographic, clinical, and treatment information collected during routine AIDS surveillance...
  47. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of formulations and application methods for vaginal microbicides among drug-involved women: results of product trials in three cities
    T M Hammett
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 1168, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 27:119-26. 2000
    ..Female-controlled methods of HIV prevention, such as vaginal microbicides, are urgently needed, particularly among drug-involved women. Acceptability research is critical to product development...
  48. pmc Violence victimisation, sexual risk and sexually transmitted infection symptoms among female sex workers in Thailand
    Michele R Decker
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 86:236-40. 2010
    ..This study sought to compare sexual risk and STI symptoms among FSW based on recent violence exposure...
  49. ncbi request reprint Estimating the lost benefits of antiretroviral drug use in South Africa
    Pride Chigwedere
    Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:410-5. 2008
    ..6 million person-years lost by not implementing a mother-to-child transmission prophylaxis program using nevirapine. The total lost benefits of ARVs are at least 3.8 million person-years for the period 2000-2005...
  50. ncbi request reprint Expanded screening for HIV in the United States--an analysis of cost-effectiveness
    A David Paltiel
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520 8034, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:586-95. 2005
    ..The effect of expanded screening for HIV is unknown in the era of effective antiretroviral therapy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Malignancy in perinatally human immunodeficiency virus-infected children in the United States
    Helen Kest
    Division of Infectious Disease, St Joseph Regional Medical Center of New Jersey, Paterson, NJ, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:237-42. 2005
    ..To determine the incidence of and factors associated with malignancy in perinatally human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected children in the United States...
  52. ncbi request reprint Randomized, controlled evaluation of a prototype informed consent process for HIV vaccine efficacy trials
    Anne S Coletti
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:161-9. 2003
    ..It is recommended that the prototype informed consent process be adopted for future HIV vaccine efficacy trials as well as for clinical trials in other research areas...
  53. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk, nitrite inhalant use, and lack of circumcision associated with HIV seroconversion in men who have sex with men in the United States
    Susan P Buchbinder
    AIDS Office, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:82-9. 2005
    ..8, PAR = 7%). Having a large number of male sex partners, nitrite inhalant use, and engaging in receptive anal sex explained the majority of infections in this cohort and should be targeted in prevention strategies for MSM...
  54. ncbi request reprint Lifetime cost of HIV care in France during the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Yazdan Yazdanpanah
    Service Universitaire des Maladies Infectieuses et du Voyageur, Centre Hospitalier de Tourcoing, Faculte de Medecine de Lille, France
    Antivir Ther 7:257-66. 2002
    ..To estimate the treatment and health care costs of HIV infection or AIDS in France during the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  55. ncbi request reprint The lifetime cost of current human immunodeficiency virus care in the United States
    Bruce R Schackman
    Department of Public Health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Med Care 44:990-7. 2006
    ..We sought to project the lifetime cost of medical care for human immunodefiency virus (HIV)-infected adults using current antiretroviral therapy (ART) standards...
  56. ncbi request reprint Expanded HIV screening in the United States: effect on clinical outcomes, HIV transmission, and costs
    A David Paltiel
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:797-806. 2006
    ..An extensive literature supports expanded HIV screening in the United States. However, the question of whom to test and how frequently remains controversial...
  57. ncbi request reprint In utero nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor exposure and cancer in HIV-uninfected children: an update from the pediatric AIDS clinical trials group 219 and 219C cohorts
    Susan Brogly
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:535-6. 2006

Research Grants7

  1. Alcohol use and the risk of HIV-1 infection in Botswana
    George Seage; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If alcohol plays an important role in the sexual transmission of HIV in Botswana, this proposal will be essential in design and conduct of future HIV risk reduction interventions in Sub-Saharan Africa. ..
  2. Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases and Biodefense
    George Seage; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. PHACS - Data and Operations Center
    George Seage; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Given their prior and current professional experience, the PIs expect to be uniquely positioned to provide the scientific and epidemiologic leadership to successfully conduct the PHACS. ..
  4. Modeling the Impact of HIV Prevention Interventions
    George R Seage; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....