Timothy Flanigan

Summary

Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc HIV testing practices among New England college health centers
    Nilay Patel
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, 1125 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 10:8. 2013
  2. pmc A success story: HIV prevention for injection drug users in Rhode Island
    Curt G Beckwith
    Brown Medical School, Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Ave, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:34. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Testing for HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and viral hepatitis in jails: still a missed opportunity for public health and HIV prevention
    Timothy P Flanigan
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:S78-83. 2010
  4. pmc HIV and infectious disease care in jails and prisons: breaking down the walls with the help of academic medicine
    Timothy P Flanigan
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and TheMiriam Hospital, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 120:73-83. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)--plus: next steps to enhance HAART in resource-limited areas?
    Timothy P Flanigan
    Department of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1499-501. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of community-based, directly observed therapy for HIV infection: lessons learned for treatment of hepatitis C virus infection
    Timothy P Flanigan
    Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:S346-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Modified directly observed therapy for the treatment of HIV-seropositive substance users: lessons learned from a pilot study
    Grace E Macalino
    Department of Community Health, Providence, RI 02913, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:S393-7. 2004
  8. pmc Correlates of heterosexual anal intercourse among at-risk adolescents and young adults
    Celia M Lescano
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1131-6. 2009
  9. pmc The feasibility of implementing the HIV seek, test, and treat strategy in jails
    Curt Beckwith
    1 Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 28:183-7. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Implementation of routine HIV testing in an acute care hospital in Rhode Island: a nurse-initiated opt-out pilot project
    Joanne F Costello
    Rhode Island College School of Nursing, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 24:460-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications81

  1. pmc HIV testing practices among New England college health centers
    Nilay Patel
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, 1125 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 10:8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate testing practices for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) on college campuses...
  2. pmc A success story: HIV prevention for injection drug users in Rhode Island
    Curt G Beckwith
    Brown Medical School, Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Ave, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:34. 2006
    ..To examine trends in IDU-related new HIV diagnoses in RI, we performed a retrospective analysis of new HIV diagnoses according to HIV risk factor from 1990-2003...
  3. doi request reprint Testing for HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and viral hepatitis in jails: still a missed opportunity for public health and HIV prevention
    Timothy P Flanigan
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:S78-83. 2010
    ..Jail-based screening of infectious diseases, especially for HIV and STIs, in conjunction with treatment and linkage to community care has thus far been a neglected component of HIV prevention among high-risk communities...
  4. pmc HIV and infectious disease care in jails and prisons: breaking down the walls with the help of academic medicine
    Timothy P Flanigan
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and TheMiriam Hospital, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 120:73-83. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)--plus: next steps to enhance HAART in resource-limited areas?
    Timothy P Flanigan
    Department of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1499-501. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of community-based, directly observed therapy for HIV infection: lessons learned for treatment of hepatitis C virus infection
    Timothy P Flanigan
    Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:S346-8. 2005
    ..DOT can both optimize adherence and provide a way to offer psychosocial support and linkages to social, addiction, psychiatric, and other services, to help address many of the challenges faced by persons with substance abuse disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Modified directly observed therapy for the treatment of HIV-seropositive substance users: lessons learned from a pilot study
    Grace E Macalino
    Department of Community Health, Providence, RI 02913, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:S393-7. 2004
    ..Tapering the intensity of visits with maximum flexibility was necessary to enhance the acceptability of the program to participants...
  8. pmc Correlates of heterosexual anal intercourse among at-risk adolescents and young adults
    Celia M Lescano
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1131-6. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc The feasibility of implementing the HIV seek, test, and treat strategy in jails
    Curt Beckwith
    1 Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 28:183-7. 2014
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Implementation of routine HIV testing in an acute care hospital in Rhode Island: a nurse-initiated opt-out pilot project
    Joanne F Costello
    Rhode Island College School of Nursing, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 24:460-8. 2013
    ..The SORT pilot involves collaboration with interdisciplinary partners and education of unit nurses. ..
  11. pmc What's God got to do with it? Engaging African-American faith-based institutions in HIV prevention
    Amy Nunn
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Glob Public Health 8:258-69. 2013
    ..African-American faith-based institutions have a critical role to play in raising awareness about the HIV/AIDS epidemic and reducing racial disparities in HIV infection...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and hepatitis in men with a history of incarceration
    James Sosman
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:634-9. 2011
    ..Many prisons offer screening, treatment, and vaccination services; however, little is known about the rates of these infections in men after release to the community...
  13. ncbi request reprint Development of opportunistic infections after diagnosis of active tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients
    Awewura Kwara
    Department of Medicine Infectious Disease, Miriam Hospital, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 18:341-7. 2004
    ..From our limited experience based on this case series, we recommend early initiation of HAART in coinfected patients with CD4 cell counts less than 100 cells per microliter...
  14. ncbi request reprint Directly observed therapy for HIV/tuberculosis co-infection
    Mark N Lurie
    International Health Institute, Brown University Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 4:137-8. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of community-based directly observed therapy as an adherence intervention for HAART among substance users
    Grace E Macalino
    Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    AIDS 21:1473-7. 2007
    ..Adherence interventions for HAART can impact challenging populations, such as active substance users. Community-based modified directly observed therapy (MDOT) is a promising approach that needs to be critically evaluated...
  16. ncbi request reprint The importance of routine HIV testing in the incarcerated population: the Rhode Island experience
    Amar A Desai
    Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 14:45-52. 2002
    ..These differences may reflect barriers to health care access that other community initiatives have failed to address...
  17. ncbi request reprint African American patient experiences with a rapid HIV testing program in an urban public clinic
    Amy Nunn
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Division of Infectious Diseases, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 104:5-13. 2012
    ..Philadelphia recently introduced a citywide rapid HIV testing program in public clinics...
  18. ncbi request reprint Directly observed therapy for the treatment of people with human immunodeficiency virus infection: a work in progress
    Jennifer Adelson Mitty
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:984-90. 2002
    ..This review provides an account of the preliminary development of DOT programs for the treatment of HIV-infected individuals...
  19. doi request reprint HIV, STD, and hepatitis risk behaviors of young men before and after incarceration
    K M Morrow
    The Miriam Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, USA
    AIDS Care 21:235-43. 2009
    ..These young men are at sexual risk of HIV, STD and hepatitis infection after release from prison. Interventions are needed to prevent this population from acquiring and transmitting HIV, STD and hepatitis...
  20. pmc Condom use among high-risk adolescents: anticipation of partner disapproval and less pleasure associated with not using condoms
    Larry K Brown
    Rhode Island Hospital, CORO West, Ste 204, 1 Hoppin St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:601-7. 2008
    ..We determined the association of demographic, psychosocial, and contextual factors with condom use among a large community sample of at-risk adolescents recruited from four locations in the U.S...
  21. ncbi request reprint Directly observed antiretroviral therapy to reduce genital tract and plasma HIV-1 RNA in women with poor adherence
    Joseph I Harwell
    Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    AIDS 17:1990-3. 2003
    ..6 log10 copies/ml) CVL HIV-1-RNA levels by 3 months and undetectable plasma HIV-1-RNA levels by 6 months. The mean CD4 cell increase was 76 cells/mm3. DOT appears effective and may reduce infectiousness in this high-risk population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bacterial pneumonia, HIV therapy, and disease progression among HIV-infected women in the HIV epidemiologic research (HER) study
    Rakhi Kohli
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:90-8. 2006
    ....
  23. pmc Acceptance of HIV testing among African-American college students at a historically black university in the south
    Nanetta S Payne
    Department of Psychology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1912-6. 2006
    ..Thus, this study sought to investigate the acceptability of rapid HIV testing among African-American college students in a nontraditional setting on a historically black college/university (HBCU) campus...
  24. pmc HIV risk behavior before and after HIV counseling and testing in jail: a pilot study
    Curt G Beckwith
    Division of Infections Diseases, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:485-90. 2010
    ..We conducted a pilot study to investigate the feasibility of comparing the effect of different approaches to HIV C&T in jail on subsequent HIV risk behaviors among persons testing HIV negative...
  25. ncbi request reprint The use of community-based modified directly observed therapy for the treatment of HIV-infected persons
    Jennifer A Mitty
    The Brown University Medical School and the Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:545-50. 2005
    ..These results support that MDOT should be included in the spectrum of options available to enhance adherence to HAART among patients who are unsuccessful with self-administration of their medications...
  26. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and acceptability of rapid HIV testing in jail
    Curt G Beckwith
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:41-7. 2007
    ..In this population of jail detainees, rapid HIV testing was feasible and highly acceptable. Further studies are needed to successfully incorporate rapid HIV testing into jail HIV screening programs...
  27. pmc Apathy is associated with volume of the nucleus accumbens in patients infected with HIV
    Robert H Paul
    Brown Medical School Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 17:167-71. 2005
    ..By contrast, ratings of depression were unrelated to either apathy or nucleus accumbens volume. These findings provide preliminary evidence that apathy reflects direct involvement of the central nervous system in patients with HIV...
  28. ncbi request reprint Apathy correlates with cognitive function but not CD4 status in patients with human immunodeficiency virus
    Robert Paul
    Brown Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Center for AIDS Research and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 17:114-8. 2005
    ..As such, the increased prevalence of apathy among HIV-infected adults may reflect HIV-associated neurologic dysfunction...
  29. ncbi request reprint A review of the case for hepatitis B vaccination of high-risk adults
    Josiah D Rich
    The Miriam Hospital Brown University School of Medicine, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Med 114:316-8. 2003
    ..A clear national objective and federal funding for vaccinating high-risk adults are needed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus in correctional facilities: a review
    Anne Spaulding
    Division of Infectious Disease, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:305-12. 2002
    ..A link between area HIV specialists and correctional health care providers is an important partnership for ensuring that HIV-infected patients have optimal care both inside prison and after release...
  31. ncbi request reprint Community-based interventions for marginalized populations
    Jennifer Adelson Mitty
    Miriam Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:S373-5. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Directly observed therapy (DOT) for individuals with HIV: successes and challenges
    Jennifer Adelson Mitty
    Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, and Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    MedGenMed 5:30. 2003
    ..As we continue to gain more experience with observed therapy, we will be able to better identify the key components for a successful intervention...
  33. ncbi request reprint Lipid changes in patients initiating efavirenz- and indinavir-based antiretroviral regimens
    Karen T Tashima
    Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island
    HIV Clin Trials 4:29-36. 2003
    ..To evaluate nonfasting lipid levels in a large cohort of patients on three HAART regimens: efavirenz + zidovudine + lamivudine (EFV+ZDV+3TC), efavirenz + indinavir (EFV+IDV), and indinavir + zidovudine + lamivudine (IDV+ZDV+3TC)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Point of view: the rapid spread of HIV among minority communities in the United States: a call to action
    Emma M Simmons
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Med Health R I 86:83-5. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of sexually transmitted infection screening among women in short-term substance abuse treatment
    Michelle A Lally
    Department of Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 29:752-5. 2002
    ..Substance abuse treatment centers provide an opportunity to offer sexually transmitted infection (STI) screening to a high-risk and hard-to-reach population...
  36. ncbi request reprint Routine testing for HIV in the United States: the intersection between recommendations and practice
    Emma Simmons
    Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:79-83. 2006
    ..In order not to stigmatize any specific risk group, nor to miss any patients who are unable to be identified as being "at high risk," routine testing in the primary care setting should be encouraged...
  37. pmc Young incarcerated men's perceptions of and experiences with HIV testing
    Deborah Kacanek
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1209-15. 2007
    ..HIV testing programs for young men inside or outside prison should address barriers to HIV testing, communicate the meaning and extent of testing, and improve notification of those with HIV-negative results...
  38. doi request reprint Linkage to treatment and supportive services among HIV-positive ex-offenders in Project Bridge
    Nickolas D Zaller
    Immunology Center, Miriam Hospital, The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:522-31. 2008
    ..This paper briefly reviews Project Bridge, a federally funded demonstration project that provided intensive case management for HIV positive ex-offenders...
  39. doi request reprint Routine screening for HIV in rheumatology practice
    Dhvani Shah
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 17:154-6. 2011
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Changes in total lymphocyte count as a surrogate for changes in CD4 count following initiation of HAART: implications for monitoring in resource-limited settings
    Anish P Mahajan
    School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:567-75. 2004
    ..The total lymphocyte count (TLC) has been proposed as a surrogate marker to monitor immune response to therapy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from use of highly active antiretroviral therapy in Africa
    Chitra Akileswaran
    Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:376-85. 2005
    ..Moreover, clinical and laboratory outcomes were compiled to determine the effectiveness of HAART programs...
  42. ncbi request reprint A diagnostic dilemma in a patient receiving antiretroviral and antituberculosis therapy
    Snigdha Vallabhaneni
    Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    AIDS Read 15:72-5. 2005
    ..This case highlights the importance of developing guidelines for management of concurrent HIV infection and TB in the developing world...
  43. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities for HIV screening in pharmacies and retail clinics
    Caitlin Dugdale
    Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 20:339-45. 2014
    ..Pharmacists nationwide should also receive training to assist with risk reduction counseling and linkage to care for customers purchasing the new over-the-counter HIV test...
  44. pmc Scaling up antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: the impact of speed on survival
    Rochelle P Walensky
    The Divisions of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:1324-32. 2008
    ..Only 33% of eligible human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients in South Africa receive antiretroviral therapy (ART). We sought to estimate the impact of alternative ART scale-up scenarios on patient outcomes from 2007-2012...
  45. doi request reprint Suicide attempt and sexual risk behavior: relationship among adolescents
    Christopher D Houck
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 12:39-49. 2008
    ..A history of suicidal behavior can be identified by clinicians and appears to be an important marker for sexual risk, which may represent an expression of emotional distress or a passive form of self-injury for suicidal adolescents...
  46. pmc Motivation and patch treatment for HIV+ smokers: a randomized controlled trial
    Elizabeth E Lloyd-Richardson
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Addiction 104:1891-900. 2009
    ..To test the efficacy of two smoking cessation interventions in a HIV positive (HIV+) sample: standard care (SC) treatment plus nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) versus more intensive motivationally enhanced (ME) treatment plus NRT...
  47. ncbi request reprint A telephone-based intervention for depression in HIV patients: negative results from a randomized clinical trial
    Michael D Stein
    Department of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, MPB 1, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:15-23. 2007
    ..We conclude that a psycho-educational telephone support intervention did not reduce depressive symptoms for HIV patients more than an assessment-only control condition...
  48. doi request reprint Spontaneous perforation of the terminal ileum in an AIDS patient on highly active antiretroviral therapy with disseminated non-tuberculous mycobacterial infection
    Masataka Kawana
    Department of Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 12:603-6. 2008
    ..While there have been cases of small bowel perforation in AIDS patients with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) infection, no case of bowel perforation in non-tuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) infection has been reported to date...
  49. ncbi request reprint The impact of apathy and depression on quality of life in patients infected with HIV
    David Tate
    Brown Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Department of Infectious Disease, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:115-20. 2003
    ..Clinicians should continue to focus on depression as an important neuropsychiatric symptom associated with HIV...
  50. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-specific antibody in cervicovaginal lavage specimens obtained from women infected with HIV type 1
    Selvi B Williams
    Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:611-7. 2002
    ..0474) compared with women who did not have bacterial vaginosis. Enhanced understanding of correlates of mucosal immunity to HIV-1 may assist in the design of vaccine strategies or in the prevention of vertical transmission of HIV-1...
  51. ncbi request reprint Initial outcomes of an emergency department rapid HIV testing program in western Kenya
    Michael Jay Waxman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Division of Infectious Diseases, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:981-6. 2007
    ..Establishment of rapid HIV testing in emergency departments can identify significant numbers of HIV-positive patients who would otherwise remain undiagnosed and provides an education opportunity for those patients who are HIV negative...
  52. pmc Lessons learned from a training collaboration between an Ivy League institution and a historically Black university
    Timothy P Flanigan
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S57-60. 2009
    ..This collaboration has served as a bridge between an Ivy League institution and a historically Black university for training in clinical research to develop successful minority academicians...
  53. pmc Lessons learned from family-centred models of treatment for children living with HIV: current approaches and future directions
    Sarah C Leeper
    Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:S3. 2010
    ..A systematic review of family-centred HIV care programmes was conducted in order to describe both programme components and paediatric cohort characteristics...
  54. ncbi request reprint It is time to implement routine, not risk-based, HIV testing
    Curt G Beckwith
    Brown Medical School and the Lifespan Tufts Brown Center for AIDS Research CFAR, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1037-40. 2005
    ..As an adjunct to the implementation of routine testing programs, counseling practices need to be streamlined, and rapid HIV testing needs to be implemented in the appropriate settings...
  55. pmc Racial/ethnic attitudes towards HIV testing in the primary care setting
    Emma M Simmons
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Medical Hospital of RI, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:46-52. 2005
    ..To determine attitudes of patients towards routine HIV testing in the primary care setting...
  56. ncbi request reprint The extraordinary hope of antiretroviral therapy in South Africa (even for patients with tuberculosis or kaposi sarcoma!)
    Timothy P Flanigan
    J Infect Dis 191:321-3. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint Incidence of immune reconstitution syndrome in HIV/tuberculosis-coinfected patients after initiation of generic antiretroviral therapy in India
    N Kumarasamy
    YRG Center for Research and Education, VHS, Tharamani, Chennai, India
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1574-6. 2004
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint HIV-1 genotype and phenotype correlate with virological response to abacavir, amprenavir and efavirenz in treatment-experienced patients
    Judith Falloon
    Laboratory of Immunoregulation, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, Building 10 Room 11C103, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892 1880, USA
    AIDS 16:387-96. 2002
    ..To assess the safety and efficacy of three new drugs in patients with antiretroviral failure and to correlate retrospectively baseline factors with virological response...
  59. ncbi request reprint Monitoring HIV treatment in the developing world
    N Kumarasamy
    YRG Centre for AIDS Research and Education, Chennai, India
    Lancet Infect Dis 2:656-7. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint The safety, tolerability and effectiveness of generic antiretroviral drug regimens for HIV-infected patients in south India
    Nagalingeswaran Kumarasamy
    YRG Centre for AIDS Research and Education, Chennai, India
    AIDS 17:2267-9. 2003
    ..In this cohort, generic HAART was safe, well tolerated and effective at increasing CD4 T-lymphocyte counts in patients with advanced HIV, comparable to the experience with proprietary HAART...
  61. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral rounds. A communication conundrum
    Keith Henry
    AIDS Clin Care 17:115-6. 2005
  62. ncbi request reprint Total lymphocyte count (TLC) is a useful tool for the timing of opportunistic infection prophylaxis in India and other resource-constrained countries
    N Kumarasamy
    Y R G Centre for AIDS Research and Education, Chennai, India
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:378-83. 2002
    ..To determine a range of TLC cutoffs for the initiation of OI prophylaxis that is appropriate for resource-constrained settings...
  63. doi request reprint Spectrum of adverse events after generic HAART in southern Indian HIV-infected patients
    N Kumarasamy
    YRG Centre for AIDS Research and Education, VHS, Chennai, India
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:337-44. 2008
    ..05). Anemia and hepatitis often occur within 12 weeks of initiating generic HAART. Frequent and early monitoring for these toxicities is warranted in developing countries where generic HAART is increasingly available...
  64. ncbi request reprint Unprotected sex with multiple partners: implications for HIV prevention among young men with a history of incarceration
    Andrew D Margolis
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:175-80. 2006
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe preincarceration risk behaviors of young men and identify correlates of unprotected sex with multiple partners during the 3 months before incarceration...
  65. ncbi request reprint The good, the bad, and the ugly: providing highly active antiretroviral therapy when it is most difficult
    Timothy P Flanigan
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1636-8. 2006
  66. ncbi request reprint Reasons for modification of generic highly active antiretroviral therapeutic regimens among patients in southern India
    Nagalingeswaran Kumarasamy
    YRG Centre for AIDS Research and Education, Chennai, India
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:53-8. 2006
    ..To describe reasons for modification and discontinuation of antiretroviral regimens in association with adverse events (AEs), treatment failure, and cost among patients in southern India...
  67. ncbi request reprint Rapid viral load suppression following generic highly active antiretroviral therapy in Southern Indian HIV-infected patients
    Nagalingeswaran Kumarasamy
    YRG Centre for AIDS Research and Education, VHS, Chennai, India
    AIDS 19:625-7. 2005
    ..The data support the use of generic non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based regimens in resource-limited settings...
  68. ncbi request reprint Safe discontinuation of primary pneumocystis prophylaxis in Southern Indian HIV-infected patients on highly active antiretroviral therapy
    N Kumarasamy
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:377-8. 2005
  69. ncbi request reprint The changing natural history of HIV disease: before and after the introduction of generic antiretroviral therapy in southern India
    N Kumarasamy
    YRG Centre for AIDS Research and Education, Voluntary Health Services, Chennai, India
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1525-8. 2005
    ..The incidence of tuberculosis and opportunistic infections decreased to <2 cases per 100 person-years. Death rates decreased from 25 to 5 deaths per 100 person-years between 1997 and 2003...
  70. ncbi request reprint Routine HIV testing in US prisons
    Nick Zaller
    Lancet Infect Dis 7:440-1. 2007
  71. pmc Clinical impact and cost-effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy in India: starting criteria and second-line therapy
    Kenneth A Freedberg
    Divisions of General Medicine and Infectious Disease and the Partners AIDS Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS 21:S117-28. 2007
    ..India has more than 5.7 million people infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). In 2004, the Indian government began providing antiretroviral therapy (ART), and there are now an estimated 56 500 people receiving ART...
  72. ncbi request reprint Adverse effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy in developing countries
    Ramnath Subbaraman
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1093-101. 2007
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Clinical profile of HIV in India
    N Kumarasamy
    Y R G Center for AIDS Research and Education CARE, Voluntary Health Services, Tharamani, Chennai 600 113, India
    Indian J Med Res 121:377-94. 2005
    ..With the availability of antiretroviral therapy at lower cost, the clinical profile of HIV disease in India is now changing to include drug-related toxicities and immune reconstitution syndrome...
  74. ncbi request reprint Routine HIV testing among inpatients
    Curt G Beckwith
    Arch Intern Med 162:2252-3; author reply 2253. 2002
  75. ncbi request reprint Plasma and cerebrospinal pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in subjects taking lopinavir/ritonavir
    Troy M Martin
    AIDS 20:1085-7. 2006
  76. ncbi request reprint Natural history of human immunodeficiency virus disease in southern India
    N Kumarasamy
    Y R Gaitonde Center for AIDS Research and Education, Dr ALM Post Graduate Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Madras, Chennai 600017 India
    Clin Infect Dis 36:79-85. 2003
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  77. ncbi request reprint Routine, not risk-based, human immunodeficiency virus testing is the way to go
    Emma Simmons
    J Infect Dis 187:1024. 2003
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    Curt G Beckwith
    Ann Intern Med 143:916; discussion 916-7. 2005
  79. ncbi request reprint Confronting the clinical uncertainty regarding syphilis
    Charles B Hicks
    AIDS Clin Care 15:64-5. 2003
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    Curt G Beckwith
    Am J Public Health 97:1161. 2007
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    Timothy P Flanigan
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Research Grants14

  1. DIRECTLY OBSERVED HAART FOR ACTIVE SUBSTANCE ABUSERS
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The ACASI questionnaire will be administered and sera collected for laboratory assays at baseline, 1,3,6,9,12,15,18,21, and 24 months. ..
  2. HIV and Other Infectious Consequences of Substance Abuse
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Support is requested at the current level for three postdoctoral trainees and one predoctoral trainee per year. ..
  3. HIV and Other Infectious Consequences of Substance Abuse
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Support is requested at the current level for three postdoctoral trainees and one predoctoral trainee per year. ..
  4. Planning Grant fo rthe Borwn Institute for Clinical and Translational Science
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The innovative structure of BICTS provides a new paradigm for synergistic, transdisciplinary clinical research and training for the 21st century. ..
  5. ADULT THERAPEUTIC CLINICAL TRIALS PROGRAM FOR HIV/AIDS
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In particular, investigators on the grant, Doctors Timothy Flanigan, Susan Cu Uvin, Charles Carpenter, Ken Mayer, and Karen Tashima have an extensive background of long-term ..
  6. DIRECTLY OBSERVED HAART FOR ACTIVE SUBSTANCE ABUSERS
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The ACASI questionnaire will be administered and sera collected for laboratory assays at baseline, 1,3,6,9,12,15,18,21, and 24 months. ..
  7. Neurocognitive Consequences of HIV/AIDS in South India
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The developmental grant will yield significant advances in the understanding of brain disorders associated with HIV. ..
  8. DIRECTLY OBSERVED HAART FOR ACTIVE SUBSTANCE ABUSERS
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The ACASI questionnaire will be administered and sera collected for laboratory assays at baseline, 1,3,6,9,12,15,18,21, and 24 months. ..
  9. DIRECTLY OBSERVED HAART FOR ACTIVE SUBSTANCE ABUSERS
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The ACASI questionnaire will be administered and sera collected for laboratory assays at baseline, 1,3,6,9,12,15,18,21, and 24 months. ..
  10. DIRECTLY OBSERVED HAART FOR ACTIVE SUBSTANCE ABUSERS
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The ACASI questionnaire will be administered and sera collected for laboratory assays at baseline, 1,3,6,9,12,15,18,21, and 24 months. ..
  11. DIRECTLY OBSERVED HAART FOR ACTIVE SUBSTANCE ABUSERS
    Timothy Flanigan; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The ACASI questionnaire will be administered and sera collected for laboratory assays at baseline, 1,3,6,9,12,15,18,21, and 24 months. ..