LOUISE CATHERINE IVERS

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of polymerase chain reaction of cerebrospinal fluid for detection of Epstein-Barr virus to establish the diagnosis of HIV-related primary central nervous system lymphoma
    Louise C Ivers
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1629-32. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of antiretroviral therapy programs in resource-poor settings: a meta-analysis of the published literature
    Louise C Ivers
    Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:217-24. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Vaccination strategies
    Louise C Ivers
    Tropical and Geographic Medicine Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Jackson 504, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Occup Environ Med 4:27-43. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Point of care testing for antiretroviral therapy-related lactic acidosis in resource-poor settings
    Louise C Ivers
    Partners In Health, Boston, USA
    AIDS 20:779-80. 2006
  5. pmc Increasing access to surgical services for the poor in rural Haiti: surgery as a public good for public health
    Louise C Ivers
    Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 641 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    World J Surg 32:537-42. 2008

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of polymerase chain reaction of cerebrospinal fluid for detection of Epstein-Barr virus to establish the diagnosis of HIV-related primary central nervous system lymphoma
    Louise C Ivers
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1629-32. 2004
    ..Of 7 patients with CSF PCR positive for EBV, 2 had PCNSL, and 5 received alternative diagnoses (specificity, 79.1%)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of antiretroviral therapy programs in resource-poor settings: a meta-analysis of the published literature
    Louise C Ivers
    Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:217-24. 2005
    ..quot; A total of 201 abstracts were reviewed, and 25 articles were selected for detailed review. Ten observational studies with details on patient outcomes were ultimately included in the analysis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Vaccination strategies
    Louise C Ivers
    Tropical and Geographic Medicine Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Jackson 504, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Occup Environ Med 4:27-43. 2004
    ..When considering work-force productivity, work-force infectivity, and the common good, careful consideration should be given to establishing at least a basic immunization program for in-country nationals and their dependents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Point of care testing for antiretroviral therapy-related lactic acidosis in resource-poor settings
    Louise C Ivers
    Partners In Health, Boston, USA
    AIDS 20:779-80. 2006
    ..Their use in an HIV treatment programme in rural Haiti has greatly assisted clinical decision-making in patients with symptoms suggestive of lactic acidosis...
  5. pmc Increasing access to surgical services for the poor in rural Haiti: surgery as a public good for public health
    Louise C Ivers
    Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 641 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    World J Surg 32:537-42. 2008
    ..There are numerous training, funding, and programmatic considerations, several of which are raised by considering the data from Haiti presented here...