Maunank Shah

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of laboratory costs of rapid molecular tests and conventional diagnostics for detection of tuberculosis and drug-resistant tuberculosis in South Africa
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, 1503 East Jefferson St, Room 118, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:352. 2013
  2. pmc Intensified case-finding for latent tuberculosis infection among the Baltimore City Hispanic population
    Meghana Desale
    Division of Infectious Disease, Center for TB Research, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1503 East Jefferson St, Room 118, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:680-5. 2013
  3. pmc QuantiFERON-TB gold in-tube implementation for latent tuberculosis diagnosis in a public health clinic: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:360. 2012
  4. pmc Longitudinal analysis of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube in children with adult household tuberculosis contact in South Africa: a prospective cohort study
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26787. 2011
  5. pmc Programmatic impact of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube implementation on latent tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment in a public health clinic
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e36551. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of new WHO recommendations for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in a resource-limited setting
    Maunank Shah
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 25:1093-102. 2011
  7. pmc Quantitative analysis of a urine-based assay for detection of lipoarabinomannan in patients with tuberculosis
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2972-4. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of novel algorithms for rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis in HIV-infected individuals in Uganda
    Maunank Shah
    aJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine bJohns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA cDepartment of Microbiology dInfectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS 27:2883-92. 2013
  9. pmc Performance characteristics of the Cepheid Xpert MTB/RIF test in a tuberculosis prevalence survey
    Susan E Dorman
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43307. 2012
  10. pmc Point-of-Care Lateral Flow Assays for Tuberculosis and Cryptococcal Antigenuria Predict Death in HIV Infected Adults in Uganda
    Yukari C Manabe
    Infectious Diseases Institute, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e101459. 2014

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Publications12

  1. pmc Comparison of laboratory costs of rapid molecular tests and conventional diagnostics for detection of tuberculosis and drug-resistant tuberculosis in South Africa
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, 1503 East Jefferson St, Room 118, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:352. 2013
    ..In South Africa, the Xpert MTB/Rif assay and the GenoType MTBDRplus have been implemented into reference laboratories for diagnosis of TB and drug-resistance, but their costs have not been fully elucidated...
  2. pmc Intensified case-finding for latent tuberculosis infection among the Baltimore City Hispanic population
    Meghana Desale
    Division of Infectious Disease, Center for TB Research, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1503 East Jefferson St, Room 118, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:680-5. 2013
    ..We found a high rate of undiagnosed LTBI within the Hispanic community. This student-run ICF program accounted for almost half of all LTBI cases among Hispanics. Community resources are needed to target this high-risk population. ..
  3. pmc QuantiFERON-TB gold in-tube implementation for latent tuberculosis diagnosis in a public health clinic: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:360. 2012
    ..In 2010, BCHD introduced adjunctive QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube (QFT-GIT) testing for TST-positive referrals. We evaluated costs and cost-effectiveness of this new diagnostic algorithm...
  4. pmc Longitudinal analysis of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube in children with adult household tuberculosis contact in South Africa: a prospective cohort study
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26787. 2011
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  5. pmc Programmatic impact of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube implementation on latent tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment in a public health clinic
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e36551. 2012
    ..In March, 2010, the Baltimore City Health Department (BCHD) introduced routine QFT-GIT testing for individuals referred to the TB program for suspected latent TB infection (LTBI)...
  6. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of new WHO recommendations for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in a resource-limited setting
    Maunank Shah
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 25:1093-102. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Quantitative analysis of a urine-based assay for detection of lipoarabinomannan in patients with tuberculosis
    Maunank Shah
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2972-4. 2010
    ..Patients with disseminated TB and/or advanced HIV are target populations for whom urine LAM detection may be particularly useful...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of novel algorithms for rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis in HIV-infected individuals in Uganda
    Maunank Shah
    aJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine bJohns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA cDepartment of Microbiology dInfectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS 27:2883-92. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the cost-effectiveness of novel diagnostic algorithms utilizing combinations of Xpert and LF-LAM for the detection of active TB among people living with HIV...
  9. pmc Performance characteristics of the Cepheid Xpert MTB/RIF test in a tuberculosis prevalence survey
    Susan E Dorman
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43307. 2012
    ..Objectives were to determine Xpert performance and costs in the context of a TB prevalence survey...
  10. pmc Point-of-Care Lateral Flow Assays for Tuberculosis and Cryptococcal Antigenuria Predict Death in HIV Infected Adults in Uganda
    Yukari C Manabe
    Infectious Diseases Institute, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e101459. 2014
    ..We sought to determine if a positive lateral flow assay (LFA) result for urine lipoarabinomannan (LAM) and cryptococcal antigenuria was associated with mortality...
  11. pmc Comparative performance of urinary lipoarabinomannan assays and Xpert MTB/RIF in HIV-infected individuals
    Maunank Shah
    aJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA bDepartment of Microbiology cInfectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda dBoston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 28:1307-14. 2014
    ..The yield of these tests used in combination for the diagnosis of active TB among HIV-infected TB suspects is unknown...
  12. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of a urine lipoarabinomannan test for tuberculosis in hospitalized patients in a High HIV prevalence setting
    Maunank Shah
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Center for Tuberculosis Research, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:145-51. 2009
    ..Effective tuberculosis (TB) control in HIV-prevalent settings is hindered by absence of accurate, rapid TB diagnostic tests. We evaluated the accuracy of a urine lipoarabinomannan (LAM) test for TB diagnosis in South Africa...