Vivek Jain

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Assessment of population-based HIV RNA levels in a rural east African setting using a fingerprick-based blood collection method
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143 0874, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 56:598-605. 2013
  2. pmc When to start antiretroviral therapy
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:60-8. 2010
  3. doi Changes in population HIV RNA levels in Mbarara, Uganda, during scale-up of HIV antiretroviral therapy access
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Makerere University University of California, San Francisco Research Collaboration, Kampala, Uganda Makerere University Joint AIDS Program, Kampala, Uganda Division of Biostatistics, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA and Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:327-32. 2014
  4. pmc Antiretroviral therapy initiated within 6 months of HIV infection is associated with lower T-cell activation and smaller HIV reservoir size
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital
    J Infect Dis 208:1202-11. 2013
  5. pmc Epidemiology and awareness of hypertension in a rural Ugandan community: a cross-sectional study
    Prashant Kotwani
    HIV AIDS Division, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, 995 Potrero Avenue, UCSF Box 0874, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:1151. 2013
  6. ncbi Evaluating linkage to care for hypertension after community-based screening in rural Uganda
    Prashant Kotwani
    Division of HIV AIDS, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Makerere University University of California San Francisco Research Collaboration, Mbarara, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 19:459-68. 2014
  7. pmc Improved employment and education outcomes in households of HIV-infected adults with high CD4 cell counts: evidence from a community health campaign in Uganda
    Harsha Thirumurthy
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    AIDS 27:627-34. 2013
  8. pmc Uptake of community-based HIV testing during a multi-disease health campaign in rural Uganda
    Gabriel Chamie
    HIV AIDS Division, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, United States of America Makerere University University of California San Francisco MU UCSF Research Collaboration, Uganda The Sustainable East Africa Research in Community Health SEARCH Consortium
    PLoS ONE 9:e84317. 2014
  9. pmc 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 setting
    Elvin 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
  10. pmc Differential persistence of transmitted HIV-1 drug resistance mutation classes
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:1174-81. 2011

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Publications15

  1. pmc Assessment of population-based HIV RNA levels in a rural east African setting using a fingerprick-based blood collection method
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143 0874, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 56:598-605. 2013
    ..We estimated population-based HIV RNA levels using a fingerprick-based approach in a rural Ugandan community implementing rapid ART scale-up...
  2. pmc When to start antiretroviral therapy
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:60-8. 2010
    ..For patients who are motivated and willing to initiate early treatment, the collective benefits of early therapy may outweigh the well-documented risks of antiretroviral medications...
  3. doi Changes in population HIV RNA levels in Mbarara, Uganda, during scale-up of HIV antiretroviral therapy access
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Makerere University University of California, San Francisco Research Collaboration, Kampala, Uganda Makerere University Joint AIDS Program, Kampala, Uganda Division of Biostatistics, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA and Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:327-32. 2014
    ..In a rural Ugandan community scaling up antiretroviral therapy (ART), we sought to determine if population-based HIV RNA levels [population viral load (VL)] decreased from 2011 to 2012...
  4. pmc Antiretroviral therapy initiated within 6 months of HIV infection is associated with lower T-cell activation and smaller HIV reservoir size
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital
    J Infect Dis 208:1202-11. 2013
    ..2; P = .035). Conclusions. ART initiation <6 months after infection is associated with lower levels of T-cell activation and smaller HIV DNA and RNA reservoir size during long-term therapy...
  5. pmc Epidemiology and awareness of hypertension in a rural Ugandan community: a cross-sectional study
    Prashant Kotwani
    HIV AIDS Division, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, 995 Potrero Avenue, UCSF Box 0874, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:1151. 2013
    ..Using a community-based strategy that integrated screening for HIV and non-communicable diseases, we determined the prevalence, awareness, treatment rates, and sociodemographic factors associated with hypertension in rural Uganda...
  6. ncbi Evaluating linkage to care for hypertension after community-based screening in rural Uganda
    Prashant Kotwani
    Division of HIV AIDS, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Makerere University University of California San Francisco Research Collaboration, Mbarara, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 19:459-68. 2014
    ..To determine the frequency and predictors of hypertension linkage to care after implementation of a linkage intervention in rural Uganda...
  7. pmc Improved employment and education outcomes in households of HIV-infected adults with high CD4 cell counts: evidence from a community health campaign in Uganda
    Harsha Thirumurthy
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    AIDS 27:627-34. 2013
    ..We examined this association among adults in a rural Ugandan parish...
  8. pmc Uptake of community-based HIV testing during a multi-disease health campaign in rural Uganda
    Gabriel Chamie
    HIV AIDS Division, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, United States of America Makerere University University of California San Francisco MU UCSF Research Collaboration, Uganda The Sustainable East Africa Research in Community Health SEARCH Consortium
    PLoS ONE 9:e84317. 2014
    ..However, a greater understanding of population-level uptake is needed to maximize effectiveness of this approach...
  9. pmc 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 setting
    Elvin 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...
  10. pmc Differential persistence of transmitted HIV-1 drug resistance mutation classes
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:1174-81. 2011
    ..The impact of class-specific mutations on this rate of mutation replacement is uncertain...
  11. ncbi Low Proportions of CD28- CD8+ T cells Expressing CD57 Can Be Reversed by Early ART Initiation and Predict Mortality in Treated HIV Infection
    Sulggi A Lee
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    J Infect Dis 210:374-82. 2014
    ..Whether this abnormality predicts mortality in treated HIV infection and can be reversed by early antiretroviral therapy (ART) remains unknown...
  12. ncbi Programmed death-1 expression on CD4+ and CD8+ T cells in treated and untreated HIV disease
    Leslie R Cockerham
    aHIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital bDivision of Experimental Medicine cDepartment Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF, San Francisco, California dVaccine and Gene Therapy Institute of Florida, Port St Lucie, Florida, USA
    AIDS 28:1749-58. 2014
    ..However, the impact of HIV infection and antiretroviral treatment (ART) on the expression of PD-1 on T cells is still poorly defined...
  13. pmc Leveraging rapid community-based HIV testing campaigns for non-communicable diseases in rural Uganda
    Gabriel Chamie
    HIV AIDS Division, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e43400. 2012
    ..We tested the feasibility and diagnostic yield of integrating NCD and communicable diseases into a rapid HIV testing and referral campaign for all residents of a rural Ugandan parish...
  14. pmc Cell-based measures of viral persistence are associated with immune activation and programmed cell death protein 1 (PD-1)-expressing CD4+ T cells
    Hiroyu Hatano
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, 995 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Infect Dis 208:50-6. 2013
    ..Studies aimed at defining the association between host immune responses and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) persistence during therapy are necessary to develop new strategies for cure...
  15. pmc Transmitted drug resistance in persons with acute/early HIV-1 in San Francisco, 2002-2009
    Vivek Jain
    HIV AIDS Division, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15510. 2010
    ..Although several new HIV medications were introduced starting in late 2007, including raltegravir, maraviroc, and etravirine, it is not known whether the prevalence of TDR was subsequently affected in 2008-2009...