Affiliation: University of Maryland
- Assessment of adherence to antiviral therapy in HIV-infected children using the Medication Event Monitoring System, pharmacy refill, provider assessment, caregiver self-report, and appointment keepingJohn Farley
University of Maryland School of Medicine, 685 West Baltimore Street, MSTF 314, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:211-8. 2003..Physician assessment of adherence rate as well as appointment-keeping behavior was associated with virologic response, whereas caregiver self-report was not...
- Prevalence of elevated cholesterol and associated risk factors among perinatally HIV-infected children (4-19 years old) in Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group 219CJohn Farley
Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:480-7. 2005..A number of cross-sectional studies have also reported this phenomenon in perinatally HIV-infected children but differ greatly with respect to prevalence and/or methodology...
- Trends in bacteremia in the pre- and post-highly active antiretroviral therapy era among HIV-infected children in the US Perinatal AIDS Collaborative Transmission Study (1986-2004)Bill G Kapogiannis
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Pediatrics 121:e1229-39. 2008..Highly active antiretroviral therapy has reduced rates of opportunistic infections; less is known about its effect on pediatric bacteremia rates. Thus, we sought to determine its impact on bacteremia incidence in HIV-infected children...
- Screening for hazardous alcohol use and depressive symptomatology among HIV-infected patients in Nigeria: prevalence, predictors, and association with adherenceJohn Farley
Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 9:218-26. 2010..An elevated CES-D score was associated with poor adherence...
- Clinical features and preliminary studies of virological correlates of neurocognitive impairment among HIV-infected individuals in NigeriaWalter Royal
Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Neurovirol 18:191-9. 2012....
- Incidence of noninfectious conditions in perinatally HIV-infected children and adolescents in the HAART eraSharon A Nachman
Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8111, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:164-71. 2009....
- Trends in opportunistic infections in the pre- and post-highly active antiretroviral therapy eras among HIV-infected children in the Perinatal AIDS Collaborative Transmission Study, 1986-2004Steven R Nesheim
Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Pediatrics 120:100-9. 2007..We sought to determine the impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on the incidence and prevalence of opportunistic infections in HIV-infected children...
- Patient retention and adherence to antiretrovirals in a large antiretroviral therapy program in Nigeria: a longitudinal analysis for risk factorsMan Charurat
Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
PLoS ONE 5:e10584. 2010..We used pharmacy refill records to evaluate risk factors for loss to follow-up (LTFU) and non-adherence to ART in a large treatment cohort in Nigeria...
- 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...
- Predictors of adherence to antiretroviral medications in children and adolescents with HIV infectionPaige L Williams
Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, FXB 607, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
Pediatrics 118:e1745-57. 2006..However, few studies have fully explored associations with other factors to guide development of adherence interventions...
- Dyslipidemia among perinatally HIV-infected children enrolled in the PACTS-HOPE cohort, 1999-2004: a longitudinal analysisRosalind J Carter
Medical and Health Research Association, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:453-60. 2006..Protease inhibitor (PI)-containing regimens have led to improved survival among HIV-infected children. However, adverse effects, including dyslipidemia, may put children at risk for cardiovascular disease...
- Directly observed therapy for the management of HIV-infected patients in a methadone programBrian Conway
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, V6Z2C7, Canada
Clin Infect Dis 38:S402-8. 2004..Treatment-limiting hepatic toxicity was rare. A DOT program of coadministered methadone and HAART can be implemented with good results, even for patients who continue to use cocaine...
- 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...
- 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...
- Long-term impact of the women's health initiative on HRTLynn Parente
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Womack Army Community Hospital, Fort Bragg, NC, USA
Arch Gynecol Obstet 277:219-24. 2008..To evaluate the long-term trends in the HRT following the results of the WHI, which were made public in July 2002...
- Feasibility and outcome of HCV treatment in a Canadian federal prison populationJohn Farley
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Am J Public Health 95:1737-9. 2005..HCV treatment in correctional inmates is feasible and effective...
- Medical neglect: a child-focused viewHoward Dubowitz
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:297-8. 2002