A K Shetty

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Syndrome of microcephaly, mental retardation, and tracheoesophageal fistula associated with features of Rett syndrome
    A K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Medical Center and Children s Hospital, New Orleans, USA
    J Child Neurol 15:61-3. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Nephrotic syndrome associated with Toxocara canis infection
    A K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, USA
    Ann Trop Paediatr 19:297-300. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of septic arthritis
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine and Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Indian J Pediatr 71:819-24. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Kimura's disease: a diagnostic challenge
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e39. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Children orphaned by AIDS: a global perspective
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Semin Pediatr Infect Dis 14:25-31. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Safety and trough concentrations of nevirapine prophylaxis given daily, twice weekly, or weekly in breast-feeding infants from birth to 6 months
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 34:482-90. 2003
  7. pmc Highly destructive perianal Crohn's disease
    A K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 90:491-2. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Infant feeding practices of HIV-infected and uninfected women in Zimbabwe
    Danielle Gottlieb
    University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 18:45-53. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Breast-milk shedding of drug-resistant HIV-1 subtype C in women exposed to single-dose nevirapine
    Esther J Lee
    Center for AIDS Research, Division of Infectious Disease, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:1260-4. 2005
  10. pmc Routine offer of antenatal HIV testing ("opt-out" approach) to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV in urban Zimbabwe
    Winfreda Chandisarewa
    Zimbabwe AIDS Prevention Project, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Bull World Health Organ 85:843-50. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Syndrome of microcephaly, mental retardation, and tracheoesophageal fistula associated with features of Rett syndrome
    A K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Medical Center and Children s Hospital, New Orleans, USA
    J Child Neurol 15:61-3. 2000
    ..This unique combination of clinical manifestations appears to constitute a "new syndrome." We speculate that this association may represent a contiguous gene syndrome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nephrotic syndrome associated with Toxocara canis infection
    A K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, USA
    Ann Trop Paediatr 19:297-300. 1999
    ..canis infection. The relationship between T. canis infection and glomerular disease is still unclear; nephrotic syndrome may be another manifestation of T. canis infection...
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of septic arthritis
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine and Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Indian J Pediatr 71:819-24. 2004
    ..A minimum of 3-4 weeks of therapy is recommended. Close follow-up is warranted to monitor the growth of the affected limb until skeletal maturity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Kimura's disease: a diagnostic challenge
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e39. 2002
    ..Pediatricians in western countries should be aware of the clinical presentation of Kimura's disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Children orphaned by AIDS: a global perspective
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Semin Pediatr Infect Dis 14:25-31. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Safety and trough concentrations of nevirapine prophylaxis given daily, twice weekly, or weekly in breast-feeding infants from birth to 6 months
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 34:482-90. 2003
    ..A phase 3 study is planned to assess the efficacy of OD infant NVP regimen to prevent breast-feeding HIV-1 transmission...
  7. pmc Highly destructive perianal Crohn's disease
    A K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 90:491-2. 1998
    ..Awareness of this uncommon entity is important because prompt recognition can lead to early institution of appropriate treatment and avoid further morbidity...
  8. ncbi request reprint Infant feeding practices of HIV-infected and uninfected women in Zimbabwe
    Danielle Gottlieb
    University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 18:45-53. 2004
    ..Knowledge of HIV status may influence infant feeding decisions and reveal an urgent need to address infant feeding practices of pregnant women in Zimbabwe...
  9. ncbi request reprint Breast-milk shedding of drug-resistant HIV-1 subtype C in women exposed to single-dose nevirapine
    Esther J Lee
    Center for AIDS Research, Division of Infectious Disease, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:1260-4. 2005
    ..In 20 paired BM and plasma samples, 65% of BM and 50% of plasma RT sequences had NNRTI-resistance mutations, with divergent mutation patterns...
  10. pmc Routine offer of antenatal HIV testing ("opt-out" approach) to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV in urban Zimbabwe
    Winfreda Chandisarewa
    Zimbabwe AIDS Prevention Project, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Bull World Health Organ 85:843-50. 2007
    ..To assess the impact of routine antenatal HIV testing for preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) in urban Zimbabwe...
  11. ncbi request reprint Orbital cellulitis in children
    Savithri Nageswaran
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University Health Sciences and Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:695-9. 2006
    ..To review the epidemiology and management of orbital cellulitis in children...
  12. ncbi request reprint HIV-related knowledge, attitudes, perceived benefits, and risks of HIV testing among pregnant women in rural Southern India
    Alexandra Rogers
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:803-11. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Perceived risks and benefits of HIV testing, and predictors of acceptance of HIV counselling and testing among pregnant women in Zimbabwe
    Susanne P Martin-Herz
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 17:835-41. 2006
    ..If such interventions are to be successful, attention must be directed towards developing culturally appropriate strategies to address women's concerns and improve future acceptance of VCT in Zimbabwe...
  14. ncbi request reprint Laboratory indicators of mastitis are not associated with elevated HIV-1 DNA loads or predictive of HIV-1 RNA loads in breast milk
    Soren Gantt
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:570-6. 2007
    ..An improved understanding of the relationship between indicators of inflammation and HIV-1 loads in breast milk could improve MTCT prevention strategies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Osteomyelitis in adolescents
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University Health Sciences and Brenner Children s Hospital, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 18:79-94, ix. 2007
    ..A multidisciplinary approach involving the pediatrician, infectious disease specialist, and orthopedic surgeon is essential for achieving the best outcome for the patient...
  16. ncbi request reprint Range of normal neutrophil counts in healthy zimbabwean infants: implications for monitoring antiretroviral drug toxicity
    Jennifer Wells
    University of Zimbabwe University of California, San Francisco UZ UCSF Collaborative Research Program in Women s Health, Harare, Zimbabwe
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:460-3. 2006
    ..Future HIV prevention and treatment trials in sub-Saharan Africa should use normal hematologic values derived from African infants to avoid the overestimation of antiretroviral drug toxicity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Screening for psychological morbidity in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected pregnant women using community counselors in Zimbabwe
    Lynda Stranix-Chibanda
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Health Sciences, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 4:83-8. 2005
    ..To examine the prevalence of psychological morbidity in HIV-infected and uninfected pregnant women seeking antenatal care in Zimbabwe...
  18. ncbi request reprint The feasibility of voluntary counselling and HIV testing for pregnant women using community volunteers in Zimbabwe
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 16:755-9. 2005
    ..This programme is being implemented at several urban and rural MTCT sites in Zimbabwe and can serve as a model for other resource-poor countries...
  19. ncbi request reprint Perinatally acquired HIV-1 infection: prevention and evaluation of HIV-exposed infants
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University Health Sciences and Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Semin Pediatr Infect Dis 16:282-95. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Catheter-related bacteremia due to Roseomonas species in pediatric hematology/oncology patients
    Thomas W McLean
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 46:514-6. 2006
    ..gilardii and one with R. fauriae), and review the clinical spectrum of previously reported cases in the literature. Clinicals should be aware that Roseomonas species may cause serious infections in children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lactobacillus sepsis associated with probiotic therapy
    Michael H Land
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 115:178-81. 2005
    ..This report should not discourage the appropriate use of Lactobacillus or other probiotic agents but should serve as a reminder that these agents can cause invasive disease in certain populations...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cavernous sinus thrombosis complicating sinusitis
    Michael L Cannon
    Department of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine and Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 5:86-8. 2004
    ..Septic cavernous sinus thrombosis is a rare complication of paranasal sinusitis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Preventing mother-to-child transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 in resource-poor countries
    Avinash K Shetty
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:553-5. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Tetracyclines in pediatrics revisited
    Avinash K Shetty
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27517, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:203-9. 2002
  25. pmc Cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus in breast milk are associated with HIV-1 shedding but not with mastitis
    Soren Gantt
    Departments of Pediatrics, Seattle Children s Hospital Research Institute, 1900 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AIDS 22:1453-60. 2008
    ..Bacterial infections may cause clinical mastitis, but whether other copathogens common in HIV-1 infection are associated with subclinical mastitis or HIV-1 shedding is unknown...