Nancy Crum-Cianflone

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Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Clostridium innocuum Bacteremia in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    TriService AIDS Clinical Consortium, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Sci 337:480-2. 2009
  2. pmc Hepatitis E virus infection in HIV-infected persons
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:502-6. 2012
  3. pmc The impact of deployment experience and prior healthcare utilization on enrollment in a large military cohort study
    Jaime L Horton
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:90. 2013
  4. pmc Clinical, demographic and laboratory parameters at HAART initiation associated with decreased post-HAART survival in a U.S. military prospective HIV cohort
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 9:4. 2012
  5. pmc Low prevalence of neurocognitive impairment in early diagnosed and managed HIV-infected persons
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neurology 80:371-9. 2013
  6. pmc Skin and soft tissue infections among HIV-infected persons in the late combination antiretroviral therapy era
    N F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:507-11. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The association of epicardial adipose tissue with coronary artery calcification among HIV-infected men
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinic, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    AIDS 26:1573-6. 2012
  8. pmc Prevalence and factors associated with sleep disturbances among early-treated HIV-infected persons
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:1485-94. 2012
  9. pmc Immunoglobulin G subclass levels and antibody responses to the 2009 influenza A (H1N1) monovalent vaccine among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected and HIV-uninfected adults
    N F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Naval Medical Research Center, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Clin Exp Immunol 168:135-41. 2012
  10. pmc Long-term CD4+ lymphocyte response following HAART initiation in a U.S. Military prospective cohort
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 8:2. 2011

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  1. pmc Clostridium innocuum Bacteremia in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    TriService AIDS Clinical Consortium, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Sci 337:480-2. 2009
    ..innocuum bacteremia among immunosuppressed persons. Because of their intrinsic resistance to several common antibiotics, including vancomycin, C. innocuum infections are important to recognize...
  2. pmc Hepatitis E virus infection in HIV-infected persons
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:502-6. 2012
    ..Evidence of acute or prior HEV infection was detected for 7 (4%) and 5 (3%) of 194 HIV-infected persons, respectively. HEV might be a cause of acute hepatitis among HIV-infected persons...
  3. pmc The impact of deployment experience and prior healthcare utilization on enrollment in a large military cohort study
    Jaime L Horton
    Deployment Health Research Department, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:90. 2013
    ..A major challenge in cohort studies is recruiting individuals representative of the targeted sample population to ensure the generalizability of the study's findings...
  4. pmc Clinical, demographic and laboratory parameters at HAART initiation associated with decreased post-HAART survival in a U.S. military prospective HIV cohort
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 9:4. 2012
    ..Although highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has improved HIV survival, some patients receiving therapy are still dying. This analysis was conducted to identify factors associated with increased risk of post-HAART mortality...
  5. pmc Low prevalence of neurocognitive impairment in early diagnosed and managed HIV-infected persons
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neurology 80:371-9. 2013
    ..To describe the prevalence of neurocognitive impairment (NCI) among early diagnosed and managed HIV-infected persons (HIV+) compared to HIV-negative controls...
  6. pmc Skin and soft tissue infections among HIV-infected persons in the late combination antiretroviral therapy era
    N F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 23:507-11. 2012
    ..64, 95% CI 0.48-0.86, P < 0.01). In summary, initial and recurrent SSTIs are common among HIV-infected persons, and HIV control is associated with a lower risk of SSTIs...
  7. doi request reprint The association of epicardial adipose tissue with coronary artery calcification among HIV-infected men
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinic, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    AIDS 26:1573-6. 2012
    ..EAT was significantly associated with coronary artery calcium greater than 100. The elevated coronary artery disease risk in HIV-infected men may be partially explained by EAT associated with protease inhibitor use...
  8. pmc Prevalence and factors associated with sleep disturbances among early-treated HIV-infected persons
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:1485-94. 2012
    ..Sleep disturbances are reportedly common among persons infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), but recent data, including comparisons with HIV-uninfected persons, are limited...
  9. pmc Immunoglobulin G subclass levels and antibody responses to the 2009 influenza A (H1N1) monovalent vaccine among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected and HIV-uninfected adults
    N F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Naval Medical Research Center, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Clin Exp Immunol 168:135-41. 2012
    ..IgG2 deficiencies were common among HIV-infected individuals but did not correlate with poor influenza vaccine responses. Further investigations into the aetiology of disparate vaccine responses are needed...
  10. pmc Long-term CD4+ lymphocyte response following HAART initiation in a U.S. Military prospective cohort
    Alan R Lifson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 8:2. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  11. pmc Serum lipid profiles among patients initiating ritonavir-boosted atazanavir versus efavirenz-based regimens
    Anuradha Ganesan
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 6:13. 2009
    ..001) and non HDL-c (-5.75 mg/dl, p < 0.01), but similar declines in TC/HDL ratio. CONCLUSION: Both efavirenz and atazanavir-based regimens (boosted and unboosted) resulted in similar beneficial declines in the TC/HDL ratio...
  12. pmc Prevalence and factors associated with renal dysfunction among HIV-infected patients
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    HIV Clinic, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:353-60. 2010
    ..Consideration for more frequent monitoring of kidney function among these select HIV patients may be warranted...
  13. pmc Increasing rates of obesity among HIV-infected persons during the HIV epidemic
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e10106. 2010
    ..The prevalence and factors associated with overweight/obesity among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected persons are unknown...
  14. pmc Anal cancers among HIV-infected persons: HAART is not slowing rising incidence
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    AIDS 24:535-43. 2010
    ..To evaluate the incidence rates of anal cancer over the HIV epidemic and assess the impact of HAART use on anal cancer events...
  15. pmc Trends and causes of hospitalizations among HIV-infected persons during the late HAART era: what is the impact of CD4 counts and HAART use?
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 54:248-57. 2010
    ..However, trends in the late HAART era are less defined, and data on the impact of CD4 counts and HAART use on hospitalizations are needed...
  16. pmc Recurrent community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections among HIV-infected persons: incidence and risk factors
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program TriService AIDS Clinical Consortium, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:499-502. 2009
    ..In summary, HIV-infected persons have a high incidence of CA-MRSA skin/soft tissue infections and a high rate of recurrence. HIV control may be associated with a reduced risk of recurrent skin/soft tissue infections...
  17. pmc A randomized clinical trial comparing revaccination with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine to polysaccharide vaccine among HIV-infected adults
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 92134 1005, USA
    J Infect Dis 202:1114-25. 2010
    ..We determined whether revaccination with the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) would enhance these responses...
  18. pmc Is Kaposi's sarcoma occurring at higher CD4 cell counts over the course of the HIV epidemic?
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 24:2881-3. 2010
    ..These data support future studies evaluating the impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation at higher CD4 cell counts to further reduce Kaposi's sarcoma...
  19. pmc The association of ethnicity with antibody responses to pneumococcal vaccination among adults with HIV infection
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, United States
    Vaccine 28:7583-8. 2010
    ..In summary, in this ethnically diverse cohort with equal access to care, we did not observe differential antibody responses between AA and Caucasian HIV-infected adults after pneumococcal revaccination...
  20. pmc Immunogenicity of a monovalent 2009 influenza A (H1N1) vaccine in an immunocompromised population: a prospective study comparing HIV-infected adults with HIV-uninfected adults
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:138-46. 2011
    ..Limited data exist on the immunogenicity of the 2009 influenza A (H1N1) vaccine among immunocompromised persons, including those with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection...
  21. pmc Clinically significant incidental findings among human immunodeficiency virus-infected men during computed tomography for determination of coronary artery calcium
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:633-7. 2011
    ..5, p = 0.02). In conclusion, incidental findings were common among HIV-infected men undergoing screening CT imaging for CAC determination. The incidental findings were more common among older patients and those with detectable CAC...
  22. pmc Fatty liver disease is associated with underlying cardiovascular disease in HIV-infected persons(*)
    Nf Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    HIV Med 12:463-71. 2011
    ..Cardiovascular disease is an increasing concern among HIV-infected persons and their providers. We determined if fatty liver disease is a marker for underlying coronary atherosclerosis among HIV-infected persons...
  23. pmc Nonbacterial myositis
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 12:374-82. 2010
    ..Treatment entails antimicrobial agents against the pathogen, with consideration for surgical drainage for focal purulent collections within the musculature...
  24. pmc Durability of antibody responses after receipt of the monovalent 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) vaccine among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected adults
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Vaccine 29:3183-91. 2011
    ..Although vaccination against the H1N1 pandemic influenza strain is recommended, currently there are no data on the durability of post-vaccination antibody responses in this population...
  25. pmc Impact of weight on immune cell counts among HIV-infected persons
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:940-6. 2011
    ..In the HAART era, being either underweight or obese was associated with smaller increases in several important immune cell levels, including the CD4/CD8 ratio...
  26. pmc Long-term durability of immune responses after hepatitis A vaccination among HIV-infected adults
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:1815-23. 2011
    ..Vaccination provides long-term immunity to hepatitis A virus (HAV) among the general population, but there are no such data regarding vaccine durability among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected adults...
  27. pmc The impact of nelfinavir exposure on cancer development among a large cohort of HIV-infected patients
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program TriService AIDS Clinical Consortium, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:305-9. 2009
    ..Preclinical studies suggest that the antiretroviral agent, nelfinavir mesylate (NFV), may have antineoplastic properties. The relationship between NFV and cancer incidence among HIV-infected patients is unknown...
  28. pmc Bacterial, fungal, parasitic, and viral myositis
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 21:473-94. 2008
    ..The diagnosis of myositis is suggested by the clinical picture and radiologic imaging, and the etiologic agent is confirmed by microbiologic or serologic testing. Therapy is based on the clinical presentation and the underlying pathogen...
  29. pmc An unusual case of Lemierre's syndrome presenting as pyomyositis
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinic, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Am J Med Sci 335:499-501. 2008
    ..We present such a case involving a 17-year-old male patient with pyomyositis and fasciitis due to necrobacillosis. Fusobacterium spp. should be considered in the differential diagnosis of cases involving sepsis syndrome and pyomyositis...
  30. pmc Review: thromboses among HIV-infected patients during the highly active antiretroviral therapy era
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Diseases Department, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:771-8. 2008
    ..HAART or PI therapy does not appear to play a significant role in the occurrence of VTEs...
  31. pmc Appendicitis in HIV-infected patients during the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    N Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinic, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    HIV Med 9:421-6. 2008
    ..Data in the HAART era are sparse, and no study has evaluated potential HIV-related risk factors for the development of appendicitis...
  32. pmc Cryptococcal meningitis manifesting as a large abdominal cyst in a HIV-infected patient with a CD4 count greater than 400 cells/mm(3)
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinic, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:359-63. 2008
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  33. doi request reprint Association of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) colonization with high-risk sexual behaviors in persons infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 90:379-89. 2011
    ..01). In conclusion, a history of recent sexually transmitted infections, including syphilis and urethritis, was associated with MRSA carriage. These data suggest that high-risk sexual activities may play a role in MRSA transmission...
  34. pmc Trends in the incidence of cancers among HIV-infected persons and the impact of antiretroviral therapy: a 20-year cohort study
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    TriService AIDS Clinical Consortium, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 23:41-50. 2009
    ..To describe trends in incidence rates of AIDS-defining cancers (ADCs) and non-AIDS-defining cancers (NADCs) during the HIV epidemic and to evaluate predictors, including the impact of antiretroviral therapy, of cancer development...
  35. pmc Obesity among patients with HIV: the latest epidemic
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    HIV Clinic, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:925-30. 2008
    ..Being overweight/obese is associated with hypertension and dyslipidemia. Weight assessment and management programs should be a part of routine HIV clinical care...
  36. pmc Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease among HIV-infected persons
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    HIV Clinic, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:464-73. 2009
    ..To describe the prevalence and factors associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) among HIV-infected persons not infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV)...
  37. pmc Syphilitic hepatitis among HIV-infected patients
    N Crum-Cianflone
    HIV Clinic, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:278-84. 2009
    ..Syphilis should be included in the differential diagnosis of HIV patients presenting with liver test abnormalities, rash and/or sexual risk factors...
  38. pmc Salmonellosis and the gastrointestinal tract: more than just peanut butter
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Clinical Investigation Department KCA, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 10:424-31. 2008
    ..Preventive strategies by both industry and consumers are advocated to further reduce the occurrence of nontyphoidal salmonellosis...
  39. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes of elite controllers, viremic controllers, and long-term nonprogressors in the US Department of Defense HIV natural history study
    Jason F Okulicz
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1714-23. 2009
    ..042). Definitions of controllers and LTNPs describe distinct populations whose differing clinical outcomes improve with the stringency of criteria, underscoring the need for comparability between study populations...
  40. pmc Cutaneous malignancies among HIV-infected persons
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    Tri Service AIDS Clinical Consortium, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1130-8. 2009
    ..Although cutaneous cancers are the most common malignant neoplasms in the general population, little data exist among HIV-positive persons, especially regarding the impact of HIV-specific factors...
  41. pmc Is HIV becoming more virulent? Initial CD4 cell counts among HIV seroconverters during the course of the HIV epidemic: 1985-2007
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    TriService AIDS Clinical Consortium, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:1285-92. 2009
    ..Additional data on whether HIV might have become more virulent on a population level (measured by post-seroconversion CD4 cell counts) may provide important insights regarding HIV pathogenesis...
  42. pmc Prevalence and factors associated with liver test abnormalities among human immunodeficiency virus-infected persons
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    HIV Clinic, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 8:183-91. 2010
    ..We evaluated the prevalence, etiology, and factors associated with liver dysfunction in patients during the highly active antiretroviral therapy era...
  43. pmc Outcomes of highly active antiretroviral therapy in the context of universal access to healthcare: the U.S. Military HIV Natural History Study
    Vincent C Marconi
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 7:14. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  44. pmc Virologic outcomes of HAART with concurrent use of cytochrome P450 enzyme-inducing antiepileptics: a retrospective case control study
    Jason F Okulicz
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 8:18. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  45. ncbi request reprint Black fluid from a traumatic wound
    Nimfa Teneza-Mora
    Infectious Diseases Division at the Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1596-7, 1647-9. 2006
  46. pmc High dose atorvastatin decreases cellular markers of immune activation without affecting HIV-1 RNA levels: results of a double-blind randomized placebo controlled clinical trial
    Anuradha Ganesan
    Division of Infectious Diseases, National Naval Medical Center, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:756-64. 2011
    ..Studies evaluating the antiviral activity of statins have yielded conflicting results...
  47. pmc Immunologic and virologic events in early HIV infection predict subsequent rate of progression
    Anuradha Ganesan
    National Naval Medical Center, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:272-84. 2010
    ..Because central memory T (T(CM)) cells play a critical role in the pathogenesis of simian immunodeficiency virus disease, we hypothesized that quantifying these cells in early HIV infection could provide prognostic information...
  48. pmc Increasing incidence and severity of coccidioidomycosis at a naval air station
    Rachel Lee
    Internal Medicine Department, Naval Hospital Lemoore Naval Air Station, Lemoore, CA, USA
    Mil Med 173:769-75. 2008
    ..Given the large number of military personnel stationed and training in endemic areas, data regarding infection trends among military members would be informative...
  49. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based anesthesia: fever of unknown origin in parturients and neuraxial anesthesia
    Lisa Osborne
    Navy Nurse Corps Anesthesia Program, San Diego, California, USA
    AANA J 76:221-6. 2008
    ..However, it is prudent to administer antibiotics before the regional anesthetic and adhere to strict aseptic technique. Postprocedure monitoring is essential for early detection and treatment of complications...
  50. pmc Recurrent community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in an HIV-infected person
    Kartavya Vyas
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:2047-53. 2011
    ..Molecular genotyping from 33 nonduplicate isolates showed all strains were USA300, Panton-Valentine leukocidin (PVL) and arginine catabolic mobile element (ACME) positive, and genetically related...
  51. ncbi request reprint Infection and musculoskeletal conditions: Infectious myositis
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Ste 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 20:1083-97. 2006
    ..Early recognition and treatment of these conditions are necessary as they may rapidly become life-threatening...
  52. ncbi request reprint Unusual presentations of coccidioidomycosis: a case series and review of the literature
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1006, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 85:263-77. 2006
    ..We provide a complete review of the literature and summarize the clinical presentations, diagnoses, and treatments of these rare forms of disseminated coccidioidomycosis...
  53. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment: hypogonadism among HIV-infected men--a common condition
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    AIDS Read 16:346-7. 2006
  54. ncbi request reprint Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndromes: what's new?
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    TriService AIDS Clinical Consortium, USA
    AIDS Read 16:199-206, 213, 216-217; discussion 214-7. 2006
    ..This article summarizes the various clinical presentations of IRIS and discusses the diagnosis and treatment of these immune-related syndromes...
  55. ncbi request reprint Erectile dysfunction and hypogonadism among men with HIV
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Tri Service AIDS Clinical Consortium, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:9-19. 2007
    ..44, p = 0.02). All patients with low testosterone had secondary hypogonadism. There was no association between ED or hypogonadism with the current, past, or cumulative use of HIV medications...
  56. ncbi request reprint Coccidioidomycosis in the U.S. Military: a review
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Clinical Investigation Department KCA, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Ste 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1111:112-21. 2007
    ..The substantial effect that coccidioidomycosis has had on the military supports the development of both newer and more effective treatments as well as a Valley Fever vaccine for prevention of this disease...
  57. ncbi request reprint Increasing rates of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections among HIV-infected persons
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    TriService AIDS Clinical Consortium, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 18:521-6. 2007
    ..Risk factors for CA-MRSA among HIV-infected patients include low current CD4 cell count, recent beta-lactam antibiotic use and potentially high-risk sexual activity as demonstrated by a history of syphilis infection...
  58. pmc Effect of HAART on incident cancer and noncancer AIDS events among male HIV seroconverters
    Meredith S Shiels
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Room E7133, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:485-90. 2008
    ..To explore the impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on the prevention of AIDS-defining cancers relative to other AIDS-defining events...
  59. doi request reprint Increasing age at HIV seroconversion from 18 to 40 years is associated with favorable virologic and immunologic responses to HAART
    Amy C Weintrob
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:40-7. 2008
    ..We examined the effect of age at HIV seroconversion on response to HAART...
  60. pmc Echinococcus in a U.S. Marine after deployment to Afghanistan
    Karl C Kronmann
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:2151-3. 2008
  61. ncbi request reprint Visceral leishmaniasis: clinical observations in 4 US army soldiers deployed to Afghanistan or Iraq, 2002-2004
    Otha Myles
    Arch Intern Med 167:1899-901. 2007
  62. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: an increasingly common cause of liver disease among HIV-infected persons?
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    HIV Clinic, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    AIDS Read 17:513-8. 2007
    ..More research is needed to explore the link between HIV infection, antiretroviral therapy and its associated metabolic effects, and the development of hepatic steatosis...
  63. ncbi request reprint Successful secondary prophylaxis for primary effusion lymphoma with human herpesvirus 8 therapy
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    AIDS 20:1567-9. 2006
  64. ncbi request reprint Recurrent neck infection in a person with HIV/AIDS
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, USA
    AIDS Read 16:129-32. 2006
    ..Educating HIV-infected patients about the risk factors for MRSA infection and hygienic measures to potentially reduce infection is advocated; further studies of preventive strategies in this population are needed...