Affiliation: Partners In Health
- Depression and post-traumatic stress disorder among Haitian immigrant students: implications for access to mental health services and educational programmingMary C Smith Fawzi
Program in Infectious Disease and Social Change, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
BMC Public Health 9:482. 2009..s...
- Antiretroviral therapy in resource-poor settings. Decreasing barriers to access and promoting adherenceJoia S Mukherjee
Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:S123-6. 2006..In addition, the neediest patients receive nutritional support. Following the description of the program is an approximation of the costs of these interventions and a discussion of their impact...
- Clinical and programmatic considerations in the treatment of MDR-TB in children: a series of 16 patients from Lima, PeruJ S Mukherjee
Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:637-44. 2003..Tuberculosis is a common cause of morbidity and mortality for children throughout the developing world. Children may also be infected with MDR-TB, yet most developing countries do not specifically address pediatric MDR-TB...
- HIV-1 care in resource-poor settings: a view from HaitiJoia S Mukherjee
Partners In Health, Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Lancet 362:994-5. 2003
- Tackling HIV in resource poor countriesJ S Mukherjee
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Boston, MA 02115, USA
BMJ 327:1104-6. 2003
- Programmes and principles in treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosisJoia S Mukherjee
Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Boston, MA, USA
Lancet 363:474-81. 2004..As treatment of MDR-TB becomes increasingly available in resource-poor areas, where it is needed most, further clinical and operational research is urgently needed to guide clinicians in the management of this disease...
- Basing treatment on rights rather than ability to pay: 3 by 5Joia Mukherjee
Partners In Health, 641 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Lancet 363:1071-2. 2004
- Structural violence: a barrier to achieving the millennium development goals for womenJoia S Mukherjee
Partners In Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:593-7. 2011..Concrete examples of the integration of approaches to mitigate structural violence within the delivery of health services do exist and should be incorporated into global advocacy for women's health...
- Improved retention associated with community-based accompaniment for antiretroviral therapy delivery in rural rwandaMolly F Franke
Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
Clin Infect Dis 56:1319-26. 2013..15; 95% CI, 1.03-1.27; P = .01). Conclusions. These findings indicate that community-based accompaniment is effective in improving retention, when added to a clinic-based program with fewer patient support mechanisms...
- Excellent clinical outcomes and high retention in care among adults in a community-based HIV treatment program in rural RwandaMichael L Rich
Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:e35-42. 2012..We report clinical and programatic outcomes at 24 months for a cohort of patients enrolled in a community-based ART program in southeastern Rwanda under collaboration between Partners In Health and the Rwandan Ministry of Health...
- Violence and the role of illness narrativesMichael Westerhaus
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Lancet 372:699-701. 2008
- Treatment of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in Tomsk, Russia: a retrospective cohort studySalmaan Keshavjee
Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Lancet 372:1403-9. 2008..Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains that cause untreatable drug-resistant disease are a threat worldwide. We describe the treatment, management, and outcomes of patients with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in Tomsk, Russia...
- Comprehensive treatment of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosisCarole D Mitnick
Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 359:563-74. 2008..We describe the management of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis and treatment outcomes among patients who were referred for individualized outpatient therapy in Peru...
- Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis management in resource-limited settingsEva Nathanson
Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Emerg Infect Dis 12:1389-97. 2006..In resource-limited settings, treatment of MDRTB provided through, or in collaboration with, national TB programs can yield results similar to those from wealthier settings...
- The pricing and procurement of antiretroviral drugs: an observational study of data from the Global FundAshwin Vasan
Department of HIV AIDS, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Bull World Health Organ 84:393-8. 2006..The price of ARVs has considerable implications for the sustainability of human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) treatment in the developing world...
- Monitoring HIV treatment in developing countriesSerena P Koenig
Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
BMJ 332:602-4. 2006
- Point of care testing for antiretroviral therapy-related lactic acidosis in resource-poor settingsLouise 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...
- An information system and medical record to support HIV treatment in rural HaitiHamish S F Fraser
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Social Medicine and Healthcare Inequalities, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
BMJ 329:1142-6. 2004
- Integrated HIV prevention and care strengthens primary health care: lessons from rural HaitiDavid A Walton
Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Brigham and Women s Hospital Partners In Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Public Health Policy 25:137-58. 2004..We conclude that improving AIDS prevention and treatment can help to reinvigorate flagging efforts to promote universal primary health care...
- From multidrug-resistant tuberculosis to DOTS expansion and beyond: making the most of a paradigm shiftJim Yong Kim
Program in Infectious Disease and Social Change, Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 641 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Tuberculosis (Edinb) 83:59-65. 2003..This paper offers a case study of the construction of a model of good global governance that--if the opportunity is taken--can improve access to effective TB care through improving and helping to expand the WHO-recommended DOTS strategy...
- Community-based therapy for children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosisPeter C Drobac
Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
Pediatrics 117:2022-9. 2006....
- Framing HIV prevention discourse to encompass the complexities of war in northern UgandaMichael J Westerhaus
Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Medicine, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 97:1184-6. 2007..The design of HIV prevention strategies in northern Uganda must recognize how HIV transmission occurs and the factors that put people at risk for infection. A human rights approach provides a viable model for achieving this aim...
- The International AIDS Conferences from Vancouver to Bangkok: how far have we come in eight years?Joia S Mukherjee
Rev Panam Salud Publica 16:75-7. 2004
- Psychosocial Intervention in HIV-Affected Children in HaitiJoia Mukherjee; Fiscal Year: 2006..Lastly, a group intervention for HIV affected children will be piloted to generate preliminary data for a larger, R01 study designed to prevent poor outcomes in HlV-affected children. ..