S E Cohn
Affiliation: University of Rochester
- The care of HIV-infected adults in rural areas of the United StatesS E Cohn
University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:385-92. 2001..This study describes the population of HIV-infected adults receiving care in rural areas of the United States and compares HIV care received in rural and urban areas...
- Prior illicit drug use and missed prenatal vitamins predict nonadherence to antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy: adherence analysis A5084Susan E Cohn
Infectious Diseases Division, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 689, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:29-40. 2008..84 times higher odds (p = 0.001) of ART nonadherence. Women reporting a history of illicit drug use and/or having missed prenatal vitamins should be targeted for programs to enhance adherence to ART during pregnancy...
- Association of adherence to Mycobacterium avium complex prophylaxis and antiretroviral therapy with clinical outcomes in Acquired Immunodeficiency SyndromeSusan E Cohn
Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, 14642, USA
Clin Infect Dis 34:1129-36. 2002..Predictors of nonadherence are presented. These results underscore the clinical significance of adherence to HIV therapy and may be helpful in designing interventions to optimize the management of HIV by improving adherence...
- Depo-medroxyprogesterone in women on antiretroviral therapy: effective contraception and lack of clinically significant interactionsS E Cohn
Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
Clin Pharmacol Ther 81:222-7. 2007..Minor changes in nelfinavir and nevirapine drug exposure were seen after DMPA, but were not considered clinically significant. Suppression of ovulation was maintained...
- Sexually transmitted diseases, HIV, and AIDS in womenSusan E Cohn
University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 689, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Med Clin North Am 87:971-95. 2003..6. New approaches to prevention of HIV transmission include use of topical microbicides, vaccines, and use of potent ARV therapies following exposure to HIV...
- Prevalence of human papillomavirus genotypes in HIV-1-infected women in Seattle, USA and Nairobi, Kenya: results from the Women's HIV Interdisciplinary Network (WHIN)Amneris E Luque
Infectious Diseases Division, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Box 689, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Int J Infect Dis 14:e810-4. 2010..African women have been underrepresented in the studies of global prevalence of HPV genotypes...
- Contraception and fertility plans in a cohort of HIV-positive women in careNancy L Stanwood
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Box 668, Rochester, NY 14642 8558, USA
Contraception 75:294-8. 2007..The aim of this study was to examine determinants of contraceptive use, desired future childbearing and sterilization regret among HIV-positive women...
- Skin test reactivity and cellular immune responses to Mycobacterium avium sensitin in AIDS patients at risk for disseminated M. avium infectionC F von Reyn
Infectious Disease Section, Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:1277-8. 2001..Among 139 subjects, 13% had positive skin test results and 32% had positive LPA results. The LPA may be a more sensitive indicator of prior M. avium infection in this population...
- Lupus-like nephritis in an HIV-positive patient: report of a case and review of the literatureD Tabechian
Division of Allergy lmmunology and Rheumatology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Clin Nephrol 60:187-94. 2003..Considering previously reported cases, it appears that lupus-like nephritis is a rare but well-defined pattern of immune-complex-induced renal injury seen in HIV-infected patients. It appears to be markedly responsive to HAART...
- Evidence that intermittent structured treatment interruption, but not immunization with ALVAC-HIV vCP1452, promotes host control of HIV replication: the results of AIDS Clinical Trials Group 5068Jeffrey M Jacobson
Beth Israel Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
J Infect Dis 194:623-32. 2006....
- Adherence to antiretrovirals among US women during and after pregnancyArlene D Bardeguez
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 1709, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:408-17. 2008..Antiretrovirals (ARVs) are recommended for maternal health and to reduce HIV-1 mother-to-child transmission, but suboptimal adherence can counteract its benefits...
- Cord blood lipids in infants born to HIV-1-infected women treated with combination antiretroviral therapyAnn J Melvin
Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Antivir Ther 13:349-55. 2008....
- Increased mtDNA levels without change in mitochondrial enzymes in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of infants born to HIV-infected mothers on antiretroviral therapyGrace A McComsey
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
HIV Clin Trials 9:126-36. 2008..The effects of gestational nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs) on mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) are controversial. The effects of mtDNA depletion on mitochondrial function have not been assessed...
- Safety and tolerability of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate among HIV-infected women on antiretroviral therapy: ACTG A5093D Heather Watts
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Contraception 77:84-90. 2008..We evaluated the safety and tolerability of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) among women on ARV...
- Lipids and lactate in human immunodeficiency virus-1 infected pregnancies with or without protease inhibitor-based therapyElizabeth G Livingston
Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Obstet Gynecol 110:391-7. 2007..To evaluate the effect of protease inhibitors on lipid and lactate levels and gastrointestinal symptoms in pregnancy...
- Where to seek care: an examination of people in rural areas with HIV/AIDSClaudia L Schur
Project HOPE Center for Health Affairs, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
J Rural Health 18:337-47. 2002..Given the considerable burden this places on a chronically ill population,further research is needed to explore how provider supply and provider experience affect the decision to travel for care and how quality of care is affected...
- Physician specialization and antiretroviral therapy for HIVBruce E Landon
Received from the Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center BEL and the Department of Health Care Policy BEL, PDC, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
J Gen Intern Med 18:233-41. 2003..The changing nature of HIV care has important implications for the types of physicians that can best care for patients with HIV infection...
- Women with HIV/AIDS: treating the fastest-growing populationSusan E Cohn
AIDS Read 13:241-2, 244. 2003..Development of once-daily, tolerable, safer pharmacologic agents with distinct resistance profiles might improve adherence and efficacy of treatment in both men and women...
- Long-term follow-up of HIV-infected individuals who have significant increases in CD4+ cell counts during antiretroviral therapySusan L Koletar
Division of Infectious Diseases, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Clin Infect Dis 39:1500-6. 2004..Descriptions of the durability and consequences of immune reconstitution in patients who start highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) while severely immunosuppressed are limited...
- Incomplete immune reconstitution after initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with severe CD4+ cell depletionHoward M Lederman
Eudowood Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Infect Dis 188:1794-803. 2003..009) and mumps skin test antigen (29% vs. 17%; P=.001). Although the subjects had only partial responses to immune function testing, the rate of opportunistic infections was very low, and none of the tests was predictive of risk...
- Specialty training and specialization among physicians who treat HIV/AIDS in the United StatesBruce E Landon
Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Gen Intern Med 17:12-22. 2002..To assess the association of specialty training and experience in the care of HIV disease with HIV-specific knowledge, referral patterns, and HIV-related education activities...
- Gender differences in health-related quality of life in patients with HIV/AIDSJoseph M Mrus
Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
Qual Life Res 14:479-91. 2005..The objective of this study was to evaluate gender differences in HRQoL for participants in a large randomized trial comparing antiretroviral regimens...