Richard M Rutstein
Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
- Prevention of perinatal HIV infectionR M Rutstein
Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania19104, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 13:408-16. 2001..In resource-poor areas, major barriers remain to the control of maternal-child transmission...
- Vitamin D status in children and young adults with perinatally acquired HIV infectionRichard Rutstein
Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of General Pediatrics, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Clin Nutr 30:624-8. 2011..To assess vitamin D (Vit-D) [serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-OHD) concentrations] in children and young adults with perinatally acquired HIV compared to geographically similar healthy children...
- Immunologic function and virologic suppression among children with perinatally acquired HIV Infection on highly active antiretroviral therapyRichard M Rutstein
Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Med Care 43:III15-22. 2005..Limited data are available on the level of virologic suppression and immune function of pediatric patients followed in clinical settings in the HAART era...
- Hospital and outpatient health services utilization among HIV-infected children in care 2000-2001Richard M Rutstein
Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Med Care 43:III31-9. 2005..The aging of the pediatric HIV cohort and advances in antiretroviral therapy for children may have resulted in recent changes in patterns of healthcare utilization...
- Tenofovir-associated nephrotoxicity in two HIV-infected adolescent malesSarah M Wood
Division of Special Immunology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:1-4. 2009..We believe these cases highlight important and potentially irreversible side effects of this agent and emphasize the need for further studies of the renal safety of TDF in pediatric patients...
- The impact of AIDS diagnoses on long-term neurocognitive and psychiatric outcomes of surviving adolescents with perinatally acquired HIVSarah M Wood
Special Immunology Service, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
AIDS 23:1859-65. 2009..To explore the association between previous severe HIV disease, defined as past Centers for Disease Control and Prevention class C diagnosis, and neurocognitive and psychiatric outcomes in long-term survivors of perinatally acquired HIV...
- Invasive pneumococcal disease among human immunodeficiency virus-infected children, 1989-2006Andrew P Steenhoff
Division of Special Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:886-91. 2008..The heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) has decreased the incidence of pediatric invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) in the United States. Few data exist on the changing IPD incidence in HIV-infected children...
- Primary varicella and herpes zoster among HIV-infected children from 1989 to 2006Sarah M Wood
Special Immunology Service, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pediatrics 121:e150-6. 2008..We hypothesized that the incidence of herpes zoster has decreased in this population as a result of highly active antiretroviral therapy and routine varicella zoster virus immunization...
- Neurocognitive functioning in pediatric human immunodeficiency virus infection: effects of combined therapyManisha C Shanbhag
Division of General Pediatrics, Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:651-6. 2005....
- Incidence of and risk factors for community acquired pneumonia in US HIV-infected children, 2000-2005Andrew P Steenhoff
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
AIDS 25:717-20. 2011..98; confidence interval 1.05-15.13) was associated with CAP. Herd immunity through pneumococcal immunization may have diluted the effect of individual immunization in this cohort...
- Hypoadiponectinemia, dyslipidemia, and impaired growth in children with HIV-associated facial lipoatrophyRoy J Kim
Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:65-74. 2007..To compare growth, lipids and adipocytokines in HIV-positive children with and without lipoatrophy...
- Cutaneous Mycobacterium avium complex infection as a manifestation of the immune reconstitution syndrome in a human immunodeficiency virus-infected childAndrew P Steenhoff
Division of Special Immunology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:755-7. 2007..The case illustrates that cutaneous Mycobacterium avium complex may present as a manifestation of the immune reconstitution syndrome in human immunodeficiency virus-infected children...
- Blood lead concentration is not altered by high-dose vitamin D supplementation in children and young adults with HIVVeronique Groleau
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:316-9. 2013..The objective was to determine the safety regarding lead toxicity during 12 weeks of high-dose vitamin D3 supplementation in children and young adults with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
- Impact of antiretroviral therapy on growth, body composition and metabolism in pediatric HIV patientsRoy J Kim
Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Paediatr Drugs 12:187-99. 2010..Children with HIV should have their growth and body composition systematically monitored. Antiretroviral regimens should be tailored to optimize adherence and viral suppression while minimizing the potential for adverse side effects...
- Long-term effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy on CD4+ cell evolution among children and adolescents infected with HIV: 5 years and countingKunjal Patel
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Clin Infect Dis 46:1751-60. 2008....
- Association of hypercholesterolemia incidence with antiretroviral treatment, including protease inhibitors, among perinatally HIV-infected childrenKatherine Tassiopoulos
Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:607-14. 2008..Antiretroviral therapy has been associated with hypercholesterolemia in HIV-infected children. Few longitudinal studies have been conducted to examine this association, however...
- Two cases of hypocalcemia secondary to vitamin D deficiency in an urban HIV-positive pediatric populationDavid Chao
AIDS 17:2401-3. 2003
- Association of site-specific and participant-specific factors with retention of children in a long-term pediatric HIV cohort studyPaige L Williams
Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
Am J Epidemiol 167:1375-86. 2008..Although participant characteristics are difficult to modify, the authors identified several potentially modifiable site practices that could be targeted to improve retention...