T R Sterling
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Initial plasma HIV-1 RNA levels and progression to AIDS in women and menT R Sterling
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
N Engl J Med 344:720-5. 2001..Currently, the guidelines for initiating antiretroviral therapy are applied uniformly to women and men...
- Sex differences in longitudinal human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA levels among seroconvertersT R Sterling
Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University Schoolof Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
J Infect Dis 180:666-72. 1999..Understanding the mechanisms responsible for the sex difference in VL may provide insight into HIV-1 pathogenesis...
- HIV-1 RNA, CD4 T-lymphocytes, and clinical response to highly active antiretroviral therapyT R Sterling
Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
AIDS 15:2251-7. 2001..Further longitudinal follow-up will be needed to better ascertain whether HAART initiated at > 200 x 10(6) CD4 lymphocytes/l is effective in slowing disease progression...
- Human immunodeficiency virus-seronegative adults with extrapulmonary tuberculosis have abnormal innate immune responsesT R Sterling
Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Clin Infect Dis 33:976-82. 2001....
- Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis through casual contact with an infectious caseJ E Golub
Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins University, 424 N Bond St, Baltimore, MD 21231-1001, USA
Arch Intern Med 161:2254-8. 2001..In addition, this outbreak emphasizes the importance of DNA fingerprinting data for identifying unusual transmission in unexpected settings...
- Isoniazid preventive therapy, hepatitis C virus infection, and hepatotoxicity among injection drug users infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosisP Sadaphal
Department of Epidemiology, The Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231-1001, USA
Clin Infect Dis 33:1687-91. 2001..The risk of transaminase value elevation and drug discontinuation for HCV-infected persons receiving isoniazid was within the range reported for populations with lower HCV prevalence...
- Impact of empiric antibiotics and chest radiograph on delays in the diagnosis of tuberculosisJ E Golub
School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:392-7. 2005..Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Division of Tuberculosis (TB) Control...
- A high tuberculosis case-fatality rate in a setting of effective tuberculosis control: implications for acceptable treatment success ratesJ F Fielder
Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore 21231, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:1114-7. 2002..With effective control, tuberculosis may become concentrated in older persons with chronic diseases and be associated with high case-fatality rates. In such settings, acceptable treatment success rates may need to be revised...
- The WHO/IUATLD diagnostic algorithm for tuberculosis and empiric fluoroquinolone use: potential pitfallsT R Sterling
Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1161 21st Avenue South, A4103 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2605, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:1396-400. 2004....
- Mortality in a large tuberculosis treatment trial: modifiable and non-modifiable risk factorsT R Sterling
Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:542-9. 2006..North America...
- Normal chest radiography in pulmonary tuberculosis: implications for obtaining respiratory specimen culturesT Pepper
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:397-403. 2008..Urban tuberculosis (TB) clinic, Nashville, Tennessee, USA...