Mirjam Colette Kempf

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc HIV and hepatitis B and C incidence rates in US correctional populations and high risk groups: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ethan Gough
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:777. 2010
  2. pmc The impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on prevalence and incidence of cervical human papillomavirus infections in HIV-positive adolescents
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:295. 2010
  3. pmc Long-term molecular analysis of tuberculosis strains in alabama, a state characterized by a largely indigenous, low-risk population
    Mirjam Colette Kempf
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:870-8. 2005
  4. pmc Gender differences in discontinuation of antiretroviral treatment regimens
    Mirjam Colette Kempf
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:336-41. 2009
  5. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the barriers and facilitators to retention-in-care among HIV-positive women in the rural southeastern United States: implications for targeted interventions
    Mirjam Colette Kempf
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabam 35294 0022, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:515-20. 2010
  6. doi request reprint HIV-infected women's relationships with their health care providers in the rural deep south: an exploratory study
    Amelia K Boehme
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Health Care Women Int 33:403-19. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Perceived barriers to HIV care among HIV-infected women in the Deep South
    Linda Moneyham
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 21:467-77. 2010
  8. pmc Toll-like receptor gene variants associated with bacterial vaginosis among HIV-1 infected adolescents
    Kathryn E Royse
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Reprod Immunol 96:84-9. 2012
  9. pmc HIV infection and obesity: where did all the wasting go?
    Tyler Tate
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:1281-9. 2012
  10. pmc Prevalence of proteinuria and elevated serum cystatin C among HIV-Infected Adolescents in the Reaching for Excellence in Adolescent Care and Health (REACH) study
    Kristal J Aaron
    Nephrology Research and Training Center, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:499-506. 2012

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Publications16

  1. pmc HIV and hepatitis B and C incidence rates in US correctional populations and high risk groups: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ethan Gough
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:777. 2010
    ..Describing these dynamics more clearly is essential to understanding how inmates and former detainees may be a source for further spread of HIV to the general US population...
  2. pmc The impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on prevalence and incidence of cervical human papillomavirus infections in HIV-positive adolescents
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:295. 2010
    ..However, the impact of HAART on cervical human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, clearance, and persistence in high-risk adolescents remains controversial...
  3. pmc Long-term molecular analysis of tuberculosis strains in alabama, a state characterized by a largely indigenous, low-risk population
    Mirjam Colette Kempf
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:870-8. 2005
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  4. pmc Gender differences in discontinuation of antiretroviral treatment regimens
    Mirjam Colette Kempf
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:336-41. 2009
    ..Reported reasons for change or discontinuation of antiretroviral therapy ([delta]ART) include adverse events, intolerability, and nonadherence. Little is known how reasons for [delta]ART differ by gender...
  5. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the barriers and facilitators to retention-in-care among HIV-positive women in the rural southeastern United States: implications for targeted interventions
    Mirjam Colette Kempf
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabam 35294 0022, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:515-20. 2010
    ..Innovative multilevel interventions that address these factors are sorely needed to increase long-term retention-in-care among HIV-positive women residing in rural areas...
  6. doi request reprint HIV-infected women's relationships with their health care providers in the rural deep south: an exploratory study
    Amelia K Boehme
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Health Care Women Int 33:403-19. 2012
    ..These findings provide a foundation for further research on the role of patient/provider relationships in the health outcomes of HIV disease in rural, resource-poor settings...
  7. doi request reprint Perceived barriers to HIV care among HIV-infected women in the Deep South
    Linda Moneyham
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 21:467-77. 2010
    ..Implications of the findings for future research and practice are discussed in this study...
  8. pmc Toll-like receptor gene variants associated with bacterial vaginosis among HIV-1 infected adolescents
    Kathryn E Royse
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Reprod Immunol 96:84-9. 2012
    ..86, 95% CI 1.17-2.95). Further studies are warranted to confirm the associations of TLR gene variants and also to understand the underlying pathways and immunogenetic correlates in the context of HIV-1 infection...
  9. pmc HIV infection and obesity: where did all the wasting go?
    Tyler Tate
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:1281-9. 2012
    ..As chronic diseases rates have increased in HIV+ populations, modifiable risk factors such as obesity have increased in importance. Our objective was to evaluate factors associated with weight change among patients receiving ART...
  10. pmc Prevalence of proteinuria and elevated serum cystatin C among HIV-Infected Adolescents in the Reaching for Excellence in Adolescent Care and Health (REACH) study
    Kristal J Aaron
    Nephrology Research and Training Center, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:499-506. 2012
    ..Proteinuria and elevated serum cystatin C (eCysC) are used as markers of kidney disease in the general population; however, the prevalence of these markers in HIV-infected adolescents is largely unknown...
  11. doi request reprint A qualitative study on factors impacting HIV care adherence among postpartum HIV-infected women in the rural southeastern USA
    Amelia K Boehme
    a Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    AIDS Care 26:574-81. 2014
    ..Intervention studies need to be cognizant of the specific needs of HIV-infected postpartum women to improve long-term clinical outcomes among this population, who have children. ..
  12. pmc Incidence, prevalence, and epidemiology of herpes simplex virus-2 in HIV-1-positive and HIV-1-negative adolescents
    Staci L Sudenga
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:300-5. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine HSV-2 prevalence and incidence and associated risk factors in a HIV-1-positive and at risk HIV-1-negative adolescent population...
  13. pmc Pregnancy Intentions Among Women Living With HIV in the United States
    Lisa Rahangdale
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Women s Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL Departments of Family Childhealth and Caregiving and Health Behavior, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA Department of Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL and Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:306-11. 2014
    ..The number of HIV-infected women giving birth in the United States is increasing. Research on pregnancy planning in HIV-infected women is limited...
  14. pmc Assessment of high-risk human papillomavirus infections using clinician- and self-collected cervical sampling methods in rural women from far Western Nepal
    Derek C Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e101255. 2014
    ..We aimed to assess the distribution of HR- HPV among rural Nepali women while assessing self-collected and clinician-collected cervico-vaginal specimens as sample collection methods for HPV screening...
  15. ncbi request reprint A high-throughput drug screening system for HIV-1 transcription inhibitors
    Mirjam Colette Kempf
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    J Biomol Screen 11:807-15. 2006
    ..In addition, because of the stable nature of the reporter cell line, the assay requires no cell manipulation during assay preparation or assay analysis, rendering the system extremely cost-effective and reliable...
  16. pmc Antifungal susceptibilities of Cryptococcus neoformans cerebrospinal fluid isolates from AIDS patients in Kenya
    Rennatus Mdodo
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Mycoses 54:e438-42. 2011
    ..These results demonstrate high susceptibilities of incident C. neoformans isolates to FLC and AMB, antifungals used for treatment of cryptococcal meningitis in Kenya...