Affiliation: University of California
- Does patient sex affect human immunodeficiency virus levels?Monica Gandhi
Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
Clin Infect Dis 35:313-22. 2002..This finding is significant, because viral loads are frequently used to guide the initiation and modification of antiretroviral therapy...
- Prevalence of human herpesvirus-8 salivary shedding in HIV increases with CD4 countM Gandhi
University of California, San Francisco UCSF, 405 Irving Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
J Dent Res 83:639-43. 2004..Analysis of these data suggests an increased potential for HHV-8 transmission early in HIV infection, with implications for HHV-8 prevention...
- Sex differences in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamicsMonica Gandhi
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1352, USA
Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol 44:499-523. 2004....
- Difficulties in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of imported malariaG Dorsey
Box 0811, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Arch Intern Med 160:2505-10. 2000..Imported malaria is quite common in the United States. Increasing antimalarial drug resistance and changes in travel patterns may have important implications for the prevention, clinical presentation, and management of this disease...
- Tuberculous meningoencephalitis in a pregnant woman presenting 7 years after removal of a cerebral granulomaC Liu
Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 27:233-6. 2008..Seven years later, she presented during pregnancy with culture-confirmed tuberculous meningoencephalitis. This case highlights the spectrum of tuberculous central nervous system disease and the challenges in diagnosis...
- Nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor pharmacokinetics in a large unselected cohort of HIV-infected womenMonica Gandhi
Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 405 Irving Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:482-91. 2009....
- Eligibility criteria for HIV clinical trials and generalizability of results: the gap between published reports and study protocolsMonica Gandhi
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94122, USA
AIDS 19:1885-96. 2005....
- Protease inhibitor levels in hair strongly predict virologic response to treatmentMonica Gandhi
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
AIDS 23:471-8. 2009..The currently available methods to assess ARV exposure are limited. Levels of ARVs in hair reflect plasma concentrations over weeks to months, and may provide a novel method for predicting therapeutic responses...
- Sensitive analysis of anti-HIV drugs, efavirenz, lopinavir and ritonavir, in human hair by liquid chromatography coupled with tandem mass spectrometryYong Huang
Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 22:3401-9. 2008..This developed method allowed for the monitoring of these target medications in the hair samples of HIV-infected women on antiretroviral therapy in an observational study using small amounts of hair...
- Poverty, unstable housing, and HIV infection among women living in the United StatesElise D Riley
University of California at San Francisco, UCSF Box 1372, Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1372, USA
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 4:181-6. 2007..Suggestions for service provision are offered with the understanding that providers may have limited time and expertise to meet the entire array of needs for impoverished women...
- Disclosure of complementary and alternative medicine use to health care providers among HIV-infected womenChenglong Liu
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, Washington, D C 20007, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:965-71. 2009..Interventions targeted towards both physicians and patients may enhance communication of CAM use, avoid potential adverse events and drug interactions, and enhance HAART adherence...
- Association between living with children and adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV StudyDaniel J Merenstein
Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine, 417 Kober Cogan Hall, 3800 Reservoir Rd, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Pediatrics 121:e787-93. 2008..The purpose of this work was to evaluate whether living with children adversely affects adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected women...
- Patterns, predictors, and consequences of initial regimen type among HIV-infected women receiving highly active antiretroviral therapyElizabeth T Golub
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Clin Infect Dis 46:305-12. 2008....
- Hair it is: the long and short of monitoring antiretroviral treatmentMonica Gandhi
Ann Intern Med 137:696-7. 2002
- Acquisition of new sexual partners among women with HIV infection: patterns of disclosure and sexual behavior within new partnershipsTracey E Wilson
Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 19:151-9. 2007..Conclusions: These findings highlight the importance of ongoing support for sexual risk reduction among women with HIV-infection and for strategies that reduce the strength of relationships between ART beliefs and sexual risk behavior...
- Association of cigarette smoking with HIV prognosis among women in the HAART era: a report from the women's interagency HIV studyJoseph G Feldman
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
Am J Public Health 96:1060-5. 2006..We assessed the association of cigarette smoking with the effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) among low-income women...
- Prevalence of clinical symptoms associated with highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV StudyMichael J Silverberg
Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Clin Infect Dis 39:717-24. 2004..The extended use of antiretroviral drugs among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-seropositive individuals underscores the need for a comprehensive evaluation of therapy-associated clinical symptoms...
- Human herpesvirus 8, Kaposi's sarcoma, and associated conditionsMonica Gandhi
Infectious Diseases Division, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 405 Irving Street, Second Floor, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
Clin Lab Med 22:883-910. 2002..Specific antiviral drug inhibit HHV-8 replication, and can result in responses in certain HHV-8-associated conditions...
- Association between complementary and alternative medicine use and adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV StudyChenglong Liu
J Altern Complement Med 13:1053-6. 2007
- Highly active antiretroviral therapy reduces urinary albumin excretion in women with HIV infectionLynda A Szczech
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:360-1. 2008