Allison Agwu

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Severe Primary HSV-2 in a Perinatal HIV-Infected Woman with Advanced Immunosuppression
    Lana Lee
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Case Report Med 2012:346039. 2012
  2. pmc Antiretroviral treatment, management challenges and outcomes in perinatally HIV-infected adolescents
    Allison L Agwu
    Division of Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Paediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:18579. 2013
  3. pmc Predictors of highly active antiretroviral therapy utilization for behaviorally HIV-1-infected youth: impact of adult versus pediatric clinical care site
    Allison L Agwu
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:471-7. 2012
  4. pmc Contamination of equipment in emergency settings: An exploratory study with a targeted automated intervention
    Chidi Obasi
    Division of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Surg Innov Res 3:8. 2009
  5. pmc Disparities in antiretroviral treatment: a comparison of behaviorally HIV-infected youth and adults in the HIV Research Network
    Allison L Agwu
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:100-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Incidence of and risk factors for bacteraemia in HIV-infected adults in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    B R Yehia
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    HIV Med 12:535-43. 2011
  7. pmc Use of outpatient mental health services and psychotropic medications among HIV-infected patients in a multisite, multistate study
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:538-45. 2009
  8. pmc Emergency department utilization among HIV-infected patients in a multisite multistate study
    J S Josephs
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    HIV Med 11:74-84. 2010
  9. pmc Alcohol use among HIV-infected persons in care: results of a multi-site survey
    G Chander
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    HIV Med 9:196-202. 2008
  10. pmc Analyses of HIV-1 drug-resistance profiles among infected adolescents experiencing delayed antiretroviral treatment switch after initial nonsuppressive highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Allison Agwu
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:545-52. 2008

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Publications11

  1. pmc Severe Primary HSV-2 in a Perinatal HIV-Infected Woman with Advanced Immunosuppression
    Lana Lee
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Case Report Med 2012:346039. 2012
    ..This case highlights an unusual presentation of the protean nature of primary HSV infection and the potential severity of illness in patients with advanced immunosuppression...
  2. pmc Antiretroviral treatment, management challenges and outcomes in perinatally HIV-infected adolescents
    Allison L Agwu
    Division of Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Paediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:18579. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Predictors of highly active antiretroviral therapy utilization for behaviorally HIV-1-infected youth: impact of adult versus pediatric clinical care site
    Allison L Agwu
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:471-7. 2012
    ..We assessed the impact of receiving care at an adult or pediatric HIV clinical site on initiation and discontinuation of the first HAART regimen in behaviorally infected youth (BIY)...
  4. pmc Contamination of equipment in emergency settings: An exploratory study with a targeted automated intervention
    Chidi Obasi
    Division of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Surg Innov Res 3:8. 2009
    ..The SUDS device allows for effective and durable decontamination of hospital equipment of varying sizes in the clinical area without disrupting patient care...
  5. pmc Disparities in antiretroviral treatment: a comparison of behaviorally HIV-infected youth and adults in the HIV Research Network
    Allison L Agwu
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:100-7. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that behaviorally HIV-infected youth (BIY) ages 18 to 24 years are less likely than adults (25 years or older) to receive HAART and, once initiated, more likely to discontinue their first HAART regimen...
  6. doi request reprint Incidence of and risk factors for bacteraemia in HIV-infected adults in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    B R Yehia
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    HIV Med 12:535-43. 2011
    ..Few data exist on the incidence of and risk factors for bacteraemia across time in the current era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  7. pmc Use of outpatient mental health services and psychotropic medications among HIV-infected patients in a multisite, multistate study
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:538-45. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Emergency department utilization among HIV-infected patients in a multisite multistate study
    J S Josephs
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    HIV Med 11:74-84. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine Emergency Department (ED) utilization and clinical and sociodemographic correlates of ED use among HIV-infected patients...
  9. pmc Alcohol use among HIV-infected persons in care: results of a multi-site survey
    G Chander
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    HIV Med 9:196-202. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of any alcohol use and hazardous alcohol consumption among HIV-infected individuals engaged in care and to identify factors associated with hazardous alcohol use...
  10. pmc Analyses of HIV-1 drug-resistance profiles among infected adolescents experiencing delayed antiretroviral treatment switch after initial nonsuppressive highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Allison Agwu
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:545-52. 2008
    ..This finding may have implications for initial treatment regimens and transmission risk in HIV-infected youth, a group with rising infection rates...
  11. pmc Incidence of noninfectious conditions in perinatally HIV-infected children and adolescents in the HAART era
    Sharon A Nachman
    Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8111, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:164-71. 2009
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