I V Bassett

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mobile HIV Screening in Cape Town, South Africa: Clinical Impact, Cost and Cost-Effectiveness
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Medical Practice Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Harvard University Center for AIDS Research CFAR, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e85197. 2014
  2. pmc Drug-resistant tuberculosis among HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy in Durban, South Africa
    Jeffrey K Hom
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43281. 2012
  3. pmc A randomized trial to optimize HIV/TB care in South Africa: design of the Sizanani trial
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:390. 2013
  4. pmc Improving HIV outcomes in resource-limited countries: the importance of quality indicators
    Aima A Ahonkhai
    Divisions of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:427. 2012
  5. pmc Loss to follow-up and mortality among HIV-infected people co-infected with TB at ART initiation in Durban, South Africa
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:25-30. 2012
  6. pmc Intensive tuberculosis screening for HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy in Durban, South Africa
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 51:823-9. 2010
  7. pmc Screening for acute HIV infection in South Africa: finding acute and chronic disease
    I V Bassett
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    HIV Med 12:46-53. 2011
  8. pmc Integrating HIV screening into routine health care in resource-limited settings
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:S77-84. 2010
  9. pmc Who starts antiretroviral therapy in Durban, South Africa?... not everyone who should
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AIDS 24:S37-44. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Two drugs or three? Balancing efficacy, toxicity, and resistance in postexposure prophylaxis for occupational exposure to HIV
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:395-401. 2004

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Mobile HIV Screening in Cape Town, South Africa: Clinical Impact, Cost and Cost-Effectiveness
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Medical Practice Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Harvard University Center for AIDS Research CFAR, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e85197. 2014
    ..Mobile HIV screening may facilitate early HIV diagnosis. Our objective was to examine the cost-effectiveness of adding a mobile screening unit to current medical facility-based HIV testing in Cape Town, South Africa...
  2. pmc Drug-resistant tuberculosis among HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy in Durban, South Africa
    Jeffrey K Hom
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43281. 2012
    ..To estimate the prevalence of drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) and describe the resistance patterns in patients commencing antiretroviral therapy (ART) in an HIV clinic in Durban, South Africa...
  3. pmc A randomized trial to optimize HIV/TB care in South Africa: design of the Sizanani trial
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:390. 2013
    ..We report on the design and initial enrollment of a randomized trial of a health system navigator intervention to improve linkage to HIV care and TB treatment completion in Durban, South Africa...
  4. pmc Improving HIV outcomes in resource-limited countries: the importance of quality indicators
    Aima A Ahonkhai
    Divisions of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:427. 2012
    ..Resource-limited countries increasingly depend on quality indicators to improve outcomes within HIV treatment programs, but indicators of program performance suitable for use at the local program level remain underdeveloped...
  5. pmc Loss to follow-up and mortality among HIV-infected people co-infected with TB at ART initiation in Durban, South Africa
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:25-30. 2012
    ..To quantify the impact of tuberculosis (TB) co-infection on death and loss to follow-up (LTFU) 12 months after entry into an ART program...
  6. pmc Intensive tuberculosis screening for HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy in Durban, South Africa
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 51:823-9. 2010
    ..Our objective was to assess the yield and cost of a more intensive tuberculosis screening in HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy (ART) in Durban, South Africa...
  7. pmc Screening for acute HIV infection in South Africa: finding acute and chronic disease
    I V Bassett
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    HIV Med 12:46-53. 2011
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the strategy of using pooled HIV plasma RNA to diagnose acute HIV infection in patients with negative or discordant rapid HIV antibody tests in Durban, South Africa...
  8. pmc Integrating HIV screening into routine health care in resource-limited settings
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:S77-84. 2010
    ..We review the benefits of knowledge of HIV serostatus and evidence from multiple countries surrounding the successes and pitfalls of provider-initiated testing in health care and home-based settings...
  9. pmc Who starts antiretroviral therapy in Durban, South Africa?... not everyone who should
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AIDS 24:S37-44. 2010
    ..To evaluate rates of antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation within 12 months of a new HIV diagnosis in Durban, South Africa...
  10. ncbi request reprint Two drugs or three? Balancing efficacy, toxicity, and resistance in postexposure prophylaxis for occupational exposure to HIV
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:395-401. 2004
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  11. pmc Routine voluntary HIV testing in Durban, South Africa: the experience from an outpatient department
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:181-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate the yield of a routine voluntary HIV testing program compared with traditional provider-referred voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) in a hospital-affiliated outpatient department (OPD) in Durban, South Africa...
  12. pmc HIV/AIDS: AIDS Drug Assistance Programs in the era of routine HIV testing
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:695-701. 2008
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  13. pmc Loss to care and death before antiretroviral therapy in Durban, South Africa
    Ingrid V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:135-9. 2009
    ..To examine the loss to care and mortality rates before starting antiretroviral therapy (ART) among ART eligible HIV-infected patients in Durban, South Africa. Design: Retrospective cohort study...
  14. pmc Routine, voluntary HIV testing in Durban, South Africa: correlates of HIV infection
    I V Bassett
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    HIV Med 9:863-7. 2008
    ..Routine HIV testing is increasingly recommended in resource-limited settings. Our objective was to evaluate factors associated with a new diagnosis of HIV infection in a routine HIV testing programme in South Africa...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc Sirolimus-based graft-versus-host disease prophylaxis protects against cytomegalovirus reactivation after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a cohort analysis
    Francisco M Marty
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Blood 110:490-500. 2007
    ..66; P = .14 and P = .35, respectively). The protective effect of sirolimus-containing GVHD prophylaxis regimens on CMV reactivation should be confirmed in randomized trials...
  17. pmc First-line antiretroviral therapy after single-dose nevirapine exposure in South Africa: a cost-effectiveness analysis of the OCTANE trial
    Andrea L Ciaranello
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
    AIDS 25:479-92. 2011
    ..nevirapine-based antiretroviral therapy (ART) among women previously exposed to single-dose nevirapine to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission. However, lopinavir/ritonavir is 12 times costlier than nevirapine...
  18. pmc The clinical impact and cost-effectiveness of routine, voluntary HIV screening in South Africa
    Rochelle P Walensky
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 56:26-35. 2011
    ..Although 900,000 HIV-infected South Africans receive antiretroviral therapy, the majority of South Africans with HIV remain undiagnosed...
  19. 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...
  20. pmc The "ART" of linkage: pre-treatment loss to care after HIV diagnosis at two PEPFAR sites in Durban, South Africa
    Elena Losina
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9538. 2010
    ..Our objective was to determine PTLC in newly identified HIV-infected individuals in South Africa...
  21. pmc Effectiveness of pediatric antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Andrea L Ciaranello
    The Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1915-27. 2009
    ..We sought to derive pooled estimates of the 12-month rate of virologic suppression (HIV RNA, <400 copies/mL) and gain in CD4 cell percentage (DeltaCD4%) for children initiating ART in resource-limited settings...
  22. pmc Home testing for HIV infection in resource-limited settings
    Ishani Ganguli
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 6:217-23. 2009
    ..Home testing is showing promising early results in some high-prevalence, resource-limited settings. This article reviews the mechanisms and literature to date of this door-to-door approach...

Research Grants3

  1. The Efficacy and Impact of Routine HIV and TB Testing in Durban, South Africa
    INGRID BASSETT; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Linkage & Retention: A Randomized Trial to Optimize HIV/TB Care in South Africa
    INGRID VALERIE BASSETT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We propose to study the impact and cost-effectiveness of an intervention to improve linkage to HIV and TB care for newly diagnosed HIV-infected people in Durban, South Africa. ..