Steven F J Callens

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Pulmonary Sporothrix schenckii infection in a HIV positive child
    Steven F J Callens
    Pediatric Hospital Kalembe Lembe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    J Trop Pediatr 52:144-6. 2006
  2. pmc Pulmonary cystic disease in HIV positive individuals in the Democratic Republic of Congo: three case reports
    Steven Fj Callens
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    J Med Case Reports 1:101. 2007
  3. pmc Computed CD4 percentage as a low-cost method for determining pediatric antiretroviral treatment eligibility
    Steven F J Callens
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:31. 2008
  4. doi A visual dosing aid for first-line pediatric antiretroviral treatment in resource-poor settings
    Steven F J Callens
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 55:135-7. 2009
  5. doi Mortality and associated factors after initiation of pediatric antiretroviral treatment in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Steven F J Callens
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:35-40. 2009
  6. doi Pediatric HIV infection: the state of antiretroviral therapy
    Mehri S McKellar
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation, 1300 N Vermont Avenue, Suite 407, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:167-80. 2008
  7. doi HIV care and treatment for children in resource-limited settings
    Steven F J Callens
    University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:181-90. 2008

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi Pulmonary Sporothrix schenckii infection in a HIV positive child
    Steven F J Callens
    Pediatric Hospital Kalembe Lembe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    J Trop Pediatr 52:144-6. 2006
    ..schenckii in Sub-Saharan Africa is not well known. We report a case of invasive pulmonary sporotrichosis in an eleven year old HIV-infected boy in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, successfully treated with oral fluconazole...
  2. pmc Pulmonary cystic disease in HIV positive individuals in the Democratic Republic of Congo: three case reports
    Steven Fj Callens
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    J Med Case Reports 1:101. 2007
    ..In this report, we describe three HIV-infected individuals (one woman and two children) presenting with extensive pulmonary cystic disease...
  3. pmc Computed CD4 percentage as a low-cost method for determining pediatric antiretroviral treatment eligibility
    Steven F J Callens
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:31. 2008
    ..The performance of the WHO recommendations for pediatric antiretroviral treatment (ART) in resource poor settings is insufficiently documented in routine care...
  4. doi A visual dosing aid for first-line pediatric antiretroviral treatment in resource-poor settings
    Steven F J Callens
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 55:135-7. 2009
    ..Results did not differ between sites. The VDA enables accurate dosing of pediatric ART in distinct populations and could facilitate roll-out of pediatric ART in resource-poor settings...
  5. doi Mortality and associated factors after initiation of pediatric antiretroviral treatment in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Steven F J Callens
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:35-40. 2009
    ..We aimed to describe factors associated with mortality among children receiving antiretroviral treatment (ART) at a pediatric hospital in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo...
  6. doi Pediatric HIV infection: the state of antiretroviral therapy
    Mehri S McKellar
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation, 1300 N Vermont Avenue, Suite 407, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:167-80. 2008
    ..Treatment-experienced patients, who should be cared for by pediatric HIV specialists, are not addressed here specifically. Adolescents, infected either perinatally or sexually, with their own unique issues, deserve a separate review...
  7. doi HIV care and treatment for children in resource-limited settings
    Steven F J Callens
    University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:181-90. 2008
    ..Evidenced-based comprehensive care models should allow for decentralizing care up to the level of the community, allowing larger numbers of children to receive HIV care...