JOHN LUCIAN DAVIS

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Rapid molecular testing for TB to guide respiratory isolation in the U.S.: a cost-benefit analysis
    Alexander J Millman
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America PRIME Residency Program, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e79669. 2013
  2. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of same-day microscopy versus standard microscopy for pulmonary tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Lucian Davis
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:147-54. 2013
  3. pmc Role of interferon-gamma release assays in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients with advanced HIV infection
    Adithya Cattamanchi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:75. 2010
  4. pmc Sensitivity of direct versus concentrated sputum smear microscopy in HIV-infected patients suspected of having pulmonary tuberculosis
    Adithya Cattamanchi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:53. 2009
  5. pmc Evaluating tuberculosis case detection via real-time monitoring of tuberculosis diagnostic services
    Jlucian Davis
    Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, California
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:362-7. 2011
  6. pmc Nucleic acid amplification tests for diagnosis of smear-negative TB in a high HIV-prevalence setting: a prospective cohort study
    J Lucian Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e16321. 2011
  7. pmc Clinical and radiographic factors do not accurately diagnose smear-negative tuberculosis in HIV-infected inpatients in Uganda: a cross-sectional study
    J Lucian Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9859. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint A 36-year-old man with AIDS and relapsing, nonproductive cough
    J Lucian Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Ward 84, 995 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Chest 131:1929-31. 2007
  9. pmc Polymerase chain reaction of secA1 on sputum or oral wash samples for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
    J Lucian Davis
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital and University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:725-32. 2009
  10. pmc Low tidal volume ventilation is associated with reduced mortality in HIV-infected patients with acute lung injury
    J L Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Thorax 63:988-93. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Rapid molecular testing for TB to guide respiratory isolation in the U.S.: a cost-benefit analysis
    Alexander J Millman
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America PRIME Residency Program, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e79669. 2013
    ..No previous studies have examined the costs of molecular testing as a replacement for smear microscopy in this setting...
  2. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of same-day microscopy versus standard microscopy for pulmonary tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Lucian Davis
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:147-54. 2013
    ..To inform policy recommendations by a WHO-convened Expert Group, we aimed to assess the accuracy of sputum smear examination with strategies for obtaining sputum on 1 day compared with strategies for obtaining sputum over 2 days...
  3. pmc Role of interferon-gamma release assays in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients with advanced HIV infection
    Adithya Cattamanchi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:75. 2010
    ..Our objective was to examine the accuracy of a commercial IGRA for diagnosis of active tuberculosis in HIV-infected persons...
  4. pmc Sensitivity of direct versus concentrated sputum smear microscopy in HIV-infected patients suspected of having pulmonary tuberculosis
    Adithya Cattamanchi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:53. 2009
    ..Sputum concentration increases the sensitivity of smear microscopy for the diagnosis of tuberculosis (TB), but few studies have investigated this method in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals...
  5. pmc Evaluating tuberculosis case detection via real-time monitoring of tuberculosis diagnostic services
    Jlucian Davis
    Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, California
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:362-7. 2011
    ..Real-time monitoring and evaluation of adherence to widely endorsed standards of tuberculosis care might facilitate improved case finding...
  6. pmc Nucleic acid amplification tests for diagnosis of smear-negative TB in a high HIV-prevalence setting: a prospective cohort study
    J Lucian Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e16321. 2011
    ..Few studies have evaluated the clinical impact of these tests in low-income countries with high burdens of TB and HIV...
  7. pmc Clinical and radiographic factors do not accurately diagnose smear-negative tuberculosis in HIV-infected inpatients in Uganda: a cross-sectional study
    J Lucian Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9859. 2010
    ..Therefore, we sought to assess the accuracy of symptoms, physical signs, and radiographic findings for diagnosing tuberculosis in this population in a low-income country with a high incidence of tuberculosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint A 36-year-old man with AIDS and relapsing, nonproductive cough
    J Lucian Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Ward 84, 995 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Chest 131:1929-31. 2007
    ..We discuss the implications for current diagnosis and management of HIV-associated pulmonary diseases...
  9. pmc Polymerase chain reaction of secA1 on sputum or oral wash samples for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
    J Lucian Davis
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital and University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:725-32. 2009
    ..Few studies have assessed their performance among patients infected with HIV, and no studies have assessed their performance with oral wash specimens, which may be easier to obtain than sputum samples...
  10. pmc Low tidal volume ventilation is associated with reduced mortality in HIV-infected patients with acute lung injury
    J L Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Thorax 63:988-93. 2008
    ..A secondary aim was to compare mortality before and after introduction of a low tidal volume ventilation protocol in 2000...
  11. pmc Respiratory infection complicating HIV infection
    J Lucian Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 21:184-90. 2008
    ..Respiratory infections remain a major cause of morbidity among HIV-infected persons. Thus, knowledge of recent advances regarding HIV-associated opportunistic pneumonias is crucial for optimal care of HIV-infected persons...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pneumocystis colonisation is common among hospitalised HIV infected patients with non-Pneumocystis pneumonia
    J L Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Thorax 63:329-34. 2008
    ..Understanding risk factors for and outcomes of colonisation may provide insights into the life cycle and transmission dynamics of Pneumocystis jirovecii...
  13. pmc Sensitivity and specificity of fluorescence microscopy for diagnosing pulmonary tuberculosis in a high HIV prevalence setting
    A Cattamanchi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:1130-6. 2009
    ..Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda...
  14. pmc Does bleach processing increase the accuracy of sputum smear microscopy for diagnosing pulmonary tuberculosis?
    A Cattamanchi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2433-9. 2010
    ..Further research should focus on alternative approaches to optimizing smear microscopy, such as light-emitting diode fluorescence microscopy and same-day sputum collection strategies...
  15. pmc Predicting mortality from HIV-associated Pneumocystis pneumonia at illness presentation: an observational cohort study
    M W Fei
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Thorax 64:1070-6. 2009
    ..Although the use of antiretroviral therapy has led to dramatic declines in AIDS-associated mortality, Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) remains a leading cause of death in HIV-infected patients...

Research Grants2

  1. Mulago Inpatient Noninvasive Diagnosis of Pneumocystis Pneumonia (MIND PCP) Study
    John Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Diagnosing pneumonia by standard methods is impossible because of limited resources. This study will test if DNA- fingerprinting of special mouthwashes can accurately diagnose HIV-related pneumonia, and save lives. ..