Fehmida Visnegarwala

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Community outreach with weekly delivery of anti-retroviral drugs compared to cognitive-behavioural health care team-based approach to improve adherence among indigent women newly starting HAART
    F Visnegarwala
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Room 465 EC, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    AIDS Care 18:332-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the associations of HIV disease characteristics and body composition in antiretroviral-naive persons
    Fehmida Visnegarwala
    Baylor College of Medicine and Houston AIDS Research Team, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:850-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and dyslipidemia among antiretroviral naive patients co-infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and HIV-1 compared to patients without co-infection
    Fehmida Visnegarwala
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77009, USA
    J Infect 50:331-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Determinants of sustained virological suppression in indigent, HIV-infected patients: is single protease inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy truly highly active?
    F Visnegarwala
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 5:117-24. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Lipid lowering effects of statins and fibrates in the management of HIV dyslipidemias associated with antiretroviral therapy in HIV clinical practice
    Fehmida Visnegarwala
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77009, USA
    J Infect 49:283-90. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus DNA loads in adult human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Paul D Ling
    Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor Center for AIDS Research, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1244-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome during highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Samuel A Shelburne
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas 77030 4211, USA
    AIDS 19:399-406. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the use of highly active antiretroviral therapy in patients newly entering care in an urban clinic
    Thomas P Giordano
    Sections of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77009, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:399-405. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in AIDS-related Cryptococcus neoformans disease in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Samuel A Shelburne
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1049-52. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Effects of rosiglitazone on abnormal lipid kinetics in HIV-associated dyslipidemic lipodystrophy: a stable isotope study
    Rajagopal V Sekhar
    Translational Metabolism Unit, Diabetes and Endocrinology Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Metabolism 60:754-60. 2011

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Community outreach with weekly delivery of anti-retroviral drugs compared to cognitive-behavioural health care team-based approach to improve adherence among indigent women newly starting HAART
    F Visnegarwala
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Room 465 EC, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    AIDS Care 18:332-8. 2006
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  2. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the associations of HIV disease characteristics and body composition in antiretroviral-naive persons
    Fehmida Visnegarwala
    Baylor College of Medicine and Houston AIDS Research Team, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:850-6. 2005
    ..Data on associations of body composition with HIV disease characteristics are limited...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and dyslipidemia among antiretroviral naive patients co-infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and HIV-1 compared to patients without co-infection
    Fehmida Visnegarwala
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77009, USA
    J Infect 50:331-7. 2005
    ..An increased prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) has been associated with HCV in the non-HIV infected populations. To describe a similar association among HIV subjects, and explore the biological mechanisms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Determinants of sustained virological suppression in indigent, HIV-infected patients: is single protease inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy truly highly active?
    F Visnegarwala
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 5:117-24. 2004
    ..Effective virological suppression with HAART is dependent on strict adherence to therapy. Compliance with therapy is influenced by clinical and psychosocial factors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lipid lowering effects of statins and fibrates in the management of HIV dyslipidemias associated with antiretroviral therapy in HIV clinical practice
    Fehmida Visnegarwala
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77009, USA
    J Infect 49:283-90. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus DNA loads in adult human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Paul D Ling
    Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor Center for AIDS Research, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1244-9. 2003
    ..Additional studies are needed to determine whether EBV-specific CD4+ and CD8+ cells play a role in the pathogenesis of EBV in HIV-1-infected patients receiving HAART...
  7. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome during highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Samuel A Shelburne
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas 77030 4211, USA
    AIDS 19:399-406. 2005
    ..There is little systematic information regarding the immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the use of highly active antiretroviral therapy in patients newly entering care in an urban clinic
    Thomas P Giordano
    Sections of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77009, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:399-405. 2003
    ..Among patients new to care, women and those with poor appointment adherence were less likely to receive HAART. Efforts to improve clinic retention and further study of the barriers to HAART use in women are needed...
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in AIDS-related Cryptococcus neoformans disease in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Samuel A Shelburne
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1049-52. 2005
    ..Patients with C. neoformans-related IRIS had higher cerebrospinal fluid opening pressures, glucose levels, and white blood cell counts, compared with patients with typical HIV-associated C. neoformans meningitis...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of rosiglitazone on abnormal lipid kinetics in HIV-associated dyslipidemic lipodystrophy: a stable isotope study
    Rajagopal V Sekhar
    Translational Metabolism Unit, Diabetes and Endocrinology Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Metabolism 60:754-60. 2011
    ..Combining rosiglitazone with agents designed to blunt lipolysis could expand depleted peripheral adipose depots in patients with HIV lipodystrophy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Do sex and race/ethnicity influence CD4 cell response in patients who achieve virologic suppression during antiretroviral therapy?
    Thomas P Giordano
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:433-7. 2003
    ..In both univariate and multivariate analyses, women had greater CD4 cell count increases, compared with men, as did patients receiving a regimen that did not include a protease inhibitor. Race/ethnicity was not a factor...
  12. ncbi request reprint Metabolic basis of HIV-lipodystrophy syndrome
    Rajagopal V Sekhar
    Section of Endocrinology and Department of Medicine, Children s Nutrition Research Center and US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77030, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 283:E332-7. 2002
    ..02). The lipoatrophy observed in HIV lipodystrophy is associated with accelerated lipolysis. Increased hepatic reesterification promotes the hypertriglyceridemia observed in this syndrome...
  13. ncbi request reprint Patients referred to an urban HIV clinic frequently fail to establish care: factors predicting failure
    Thomas P Giordano
    Baylor College of Medicine, Texas, USA
    AIDS Care 17:773-83. 2005
    ..Age > 35 years was protective. Half the indigent patients entering care in this single-site study fail to establish regular care. Substance use and younger age are predictors of failure to establish care...
  14. ncbi request reprint Unusual manifestations of disseminated Histoplasmosis in patients responding to antiretroviral therapy
    Samuel A Shelburne
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Medicine VA, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Med 118:1038-41. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Polyomavirus JCV excretion and genotype analysis in HIV-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    John A Lednicky
    Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    AIDS 17:801-7. 2003
    ..To assess the frequency of shedding of polyomavirus JC virus (JCV) genotypes in urine of HIV-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of bDNA testing in the immunologically nonresponding patient who has a low or undetectable viral load by RT-PCR testing
    Richard M Grimes
    School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 4:92-8. 2003
    ..A study was conducted to determine whether virologically responding patients on HAART who were not immunologically responding would have higher viral loads using bDNA technology and whether these differences were due to non-B clades...
  17. ncbi request reprint Visceral and subcutaneous adiposity measurements in adults: influence of measurement site
    Kenneth J Ellis
    Body Composition Laboratory, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1441-7. 2007
    ..Intra-site and inter-site differences in SAT, VAT, total adipose tissue, and the VAT/SAT ratio were examined using ANOVA and confidence intervals for pairwise differences between means...
  18. ncbi request reprint Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome: emergence of a unique syndrome during highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Samuel A Shelburne
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 81:213-27. 2002