C Bradley Hare
Affiliation: University of California
- Simvastatin-nelfinavir interaction implicated in rhabdomyolysis and deathC Bradley Hare
Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
Clin Infect Dis 35:e111-2. 2002..We report the first death associated with rhabdomyolysis in a patient treated with a statin and a protease inhibitor, which produced a significant drug-drug interaction...
- Comparison of characteristics of treated and non-treated patients with Hepatitis C infectionC Bradley Hare
University of California, San Francisco, Positive Health Program, SFGH, 3180 18th Street, Suite 305, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:71-6. 2006..This study compares the characteristics of treated and non-treated patients with Hepatitis C (HCV) infection...
- Seroreversion in subjects receiving antiretroviral therapy during acute/early HIV infectionC Bradley Hare
Positive Health Program, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Clin Infect Dis 42:700-8. 2006....
- Detection of nonnucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitor-resistant HIV-1 after discontinuation of virologically suppressive antiretroviral therapyC Bradley Hare
Dept of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Clin Infect Dis 47:421-4. 2008..Mutations remained detectable for at least 48 weeks in some subjects...
- The effect of a "universal antiretroviral therapy" recommendation on HIV RNA levels among HIV-infected patients entering care with a CD4 count greater than 500/μL in a public health settingElvin H Geng
Division of HIV AIDS at San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
Clin Infect Dis 55:1690-7. 2012..The effect of changing guidance on real-world patient outcomes has not been evaluated...
- Leveraging a rapid, round-the-clock HIV testing system to screen for acute HIV infection in a large urban public medical centerKaterina A Christopoulos
HIV AIDS Division, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94114, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:e30-8. 2013..To describe the prevalence and location of new and acute HIV diagnoses in a large urban medical center. Secondary objectives were to evaluate rapid HIV test performance, the added yield of acute HIV screening, and linkage-to-care outcomes...
- The effect of AIDS Clinical Trials Group Protocol 5164 on the time from Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia diagnosis to antiretroviral initiation in routine clinical practice: a case study of diffusion, dissemination, and implementationElvin H Geng
Division of HIV AIDS, San Francisco General Hospital, and Department of Medicine, 995 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Clin Infect Dis 53:1008-14. 2011..Subsequently, the San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) HIV/AIDS Service performed the SFGH 5164 Initiative to disseminate and implement the findings of ACTG 5164...
- Modification of the Abbott RealTime assay for detection of HIV-1 plasma RNA viral loads less than one copy per milliliterSteven A Yukl
San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
J Virol Methods 175:261-5. 2011..77 copy/ml; 95% CI 0.86-4.68 copy/ml). The measured viral load correlated inversely (r = -0.78; p = 0.028) with the total duration of viral suppression (viral load<40 copies/ml)...
- Effect of raltegravir-containing intensification on HIV burden and T-cell activation in multiple gut sites of HIV-positive adults on suppressive antiretroviral therapySteven A Yukl
San Francisco VA Medical Center SFVAMC and University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, California, USA
AIDS 24:2451-60. 2010..To determine whether raltegravir-containing antiretroviral therapy (ART) intensification reduces HIV levels in the gut...
- Methamphetamine use, sexual activity, patient-provider communication, and medication adherence among HIV-infected patients in care, San Francisco 2004-2006Carina Marquez
Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
AIDS Care 21:575-82. 2009..These findings support the need for improved screening and clinic-based interventions to reduce and treat methamphetamine abuse and associated high risk sexual behaviors...
- Differences in HIV burden and immune activation within the gut of HIV-positive patients receiving suppressive antiretroviral therapySteven A Yukl
San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
J Infect Dis 202:1553-61. 2010..The gut is a major reservoir for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in patients receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART). We hypothesized that distinct immune environments within the gut may support varying levels of HIV...
- Using surveillance data to monitor entry into care of newly diagnosed HIV-infected persons: San Francisco, 2006-2007Nicola M Zetola
Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
BMC Public Health 9:17. 2009..Here, we report the usefulness of routine monitoring of CD4 T cell counts and plasma HIV viral load as measures of entry into care after HIV diagnosis...
- Testing and linkage to care outcomes for a clinician-initiated rapid HIV testing program in an urban emergency departmentKaterina A Christopoulos
HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:439-44. 2011..In summary, the addition of targeted testing to diagnostic testing increased new HIV case identification, and an HIV clinic-based team was effective at linkage to care...
- Cost-effectiveness of targeted human immunodeficiency virus screening in an urban emergency departmentDavid W Dowdy
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Acad Emerg Med 18:745-53. 2011..The objective of this study was to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of ED-based targeted HIV screening as implemented in actual practice...
- A public health response to the methamphetamine epidemic: the implementation of contingency management to treat methamphetamine dependenceSteven Shoptaw
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Department of Family Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
BMC Public Health 6:214. 2006....
- Methamphetamine use, transmission risk behavior and internet use among HIV-infected patients in medical care, San Francisco, 2008Taylor Clark
School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 94117, USA
AIDS Behav 16:396-403. 2012..24%). Given the association among methamphetamine use, increased sex partners and Internet use, the Internet may present a new and effective medium for interventions to reduce methamphetamine-associated sexual risk behavior...
- Simplifying consent for HIV testing is associated with an increase in HIV testing and case detection in highest risk groups, San Francisco January 2003-June 2007Nicola M Zetola
Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 3:e2591. 2008..To describe the change in HIV testing rates in different hospital settings and populations after the change in HIV testing policy in the SFDH medical center, we performed an observational study using interrupted time series analysis...
- Personal health records in a public hospital: experience at the HIV/AIDS clinic at San Francisco General HospitalJames S Kahn
San Francisco General AIDS Program, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:224-8. 2010..Patients in a safety net setting will access and use an online PHR...
- Clinical presentation and course of acute hepatitis C infection in HIV-infected patientsAnnie Luetkemeyer
HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California at San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:31-6. 2006..Unexplained transaminase elevations in HIV-infected patients, including men who have sex with men, should trigger an evaluation for acute HCV infection...
- The safety and tolerability of Z-100 in patients infected with HIV-1Michael Borucki
University of Texas, Tyler, TX, USA
Antivir Ther 11:297-303. 2006..Consequently, this trial demonstrates the safety of Z-100 in HIV-1 infected patients without evidence of any activity at the doses administered...
- The deadliest catch: fishing for HIV in new watersChristopher D Pilcher
Ann Intern Med 149:204-5. 2008
- The essentials of HIV: a review for nursesAndrew E Petroll
Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
J Infus Nurs 31:228-35. 2008..It also discusses the risk of HIV transmission to healthcare workers from occupational exposures and reviews the principles of postexposure prophylaxis used to reduce the likelihood of HIV transmission in appropriate circumstances...