Affiliation: University of Washington
- Predictors of mortality in HIV-1 infected children on antiretroviral therapy in Kenya: a prospective cohortDalton C Wamalwa
Department of Paediatrics, University of Nairobi, Box 19676, Nairobi 00202, Kenya
BMC Pediatr 10:33. 2010..Among children, early mortality following highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) remains high. It is important to define correlates of mortality in order to improve outcome...
- Knowing a sexual partner is HIV-1-uninfected is associated with higher condom use among HIV-1-infected adults in KenyaSarah Benki-Nugent
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Sex Transm Dis 38:808-10. 2011..Increased condom use was associated with knowing that a partner was HIV-negative (adjusted odds ratio = 5.99; P < 0.001) versus not knowing partner's status. Partner testing may increase condom use in discordant couples...
- A randomized controlled trial comparing the effects of counseling and alarm device on HAART adherence and virologic outcomesMichael H Chung
Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
PLoS Med 8:e1000422. 2011..This study compared the impact of counseling and use of an alarm device on adherence and biological outcomes in a resource-limited setting...
- Younger age at HAART initiation is associated with more rapid growth reconstitutionChristine J McGrath
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
AIDS 25:345-55. 2011..The objective of this study was to determine rates and predictors of growth reconstitution among children on HAART...
- Lipid changes in Kenyan HIV-1-infected infants initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy by 1 year of ageAgnes Langat
Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e298-304. 2013..Early highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) is recommended for HIV-1-infected infants. There are limited data on lipid changes during infant HAART...
- Low-frequency nevirapine resistance at multiple sites may predict treatment failure in infants on nevirapine-based treatmentDara A Lehman
Division of Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:225-33. 2012..It remains unclear whether specific NVP resistance mutations or combinations of mutations predict virologic failure in infants when present at low frequencies before NVP-based treatment...
- Survival benefit of early infant antiretroviral therapy is compromised when diagnosis is delayedDalton Wamalwa
Department of Paediatrics, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:729-31. 2012..Early HIV-1 diagnosis with antiretroviral therapy before symptomatic disease is critical for infant survival...