Affiliation: University of California
- Elevated HIV seroprevalence and risk behavior among Ugandan TB suspects: implications for HIV testing and preventionP Srikantiah
Division of HIV AIDS, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:168-74. 2007..Opportunities to diagnose HIV may be missed by limiting HIV testing to only persons diagnosed with TB. Among TB suspects in Uganda, we determined HIV prevalence, risk behaviors, and willingness to refer family for VCT...
- Epidemiology and risk factors for endemic typhoid fever in UzbekistanPadmini Srikantiah
Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Trop Med Int Health 12:838-47. 2007..To investigate the risk factors for infection with endemic typhoid fever in the Samarkand region of Uzbekistan...
- Scale-up of national antiretroviral therapy programs: progress and challenges in the Asia Pacific regionPadmini Srikantiah
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South East Asia, New Delhi, India
AIDS 24:S62-71. 2010..7 million persons living with HIV/AIDS. We examined treatment scale-up, ART program practices, and clinical outcome data in the nine low-and-middle-income countries that share over 95% of the HIV burden in the region...
- Salmonella enterica serotype Javiana infections associated with amphibian contact, Mississippi, 2001P Srikantiah
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Epidemiol Infect 132:273-81. 2004..Public health officials should consider amphibians as potential sources of salmonellosis, and promote hand washing after contact with amphibians...