Phyllis C Tien

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association of HIV infection with incident diabetes mellitus: impact of using hemoglobin A1C as a criterion for diabetes
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:334-40. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Relation of stavudine discontinuation to anthropometric changes among HIV-infected women
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:43-8. 2007
  3. pmc Regional adipose tissue and elevations in serum aminotransferases in HIV-infected individuals
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:169-76. 2008
  4. pmc Antiretroviral therapies associated with lipoatrophy in HIV-infected women
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:297-305. 2007
  5. pmc Association of hepatitis C virus and HIV infection with subclinical atherosclerosis in the women's interagency HIV study
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    AIDS 23:1781-4. 2009
  6. pmc Association between hepatitis C virus coinfection and regional adipose tissue volume in HIV-infected men and women
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco and Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:60-5. 2007
  7. pmc Antiretroviral therapy exposure and insulin resistance in the Women's Interagency HIV study
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:369-76. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy exposure and incidence of diabetes mellitus in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Phyllis C Tien
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Infectious Disease Section, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 111W 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    AIDS 21:1739-45. 2007
  9. pmc Inflammation and mortality in HIV-infected adults: analysis of the FRAM study cohort
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:316-22. 2010
  10. pmc HIV, HAART, and lipoprotein particle concentrations in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Infectious Disease Section, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    AIDS 24:2809-17. 2010

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Publications67

  1. pmc Association of HIV infection with incident diabetes mellitus: impact of using hemoglobin A1C as a criterion for diabetes
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:334-40. 2012
    ..Data regarding the association between HIV and diabetes mellitus (DM) are conflicting, with little known regarding the impact of including hemoglobin A1C (A1C) as a criterion for DM...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relation of stavudine discontinuation to anthropometric changes among HIV-infected women
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:43-8. 2007
    ..To characterize changes in regional anthropometry associated with stavudine exposure and discontinuation...
  3. pmc Regional adipose tissue and elevations in serum aminotransferases in HIV-infected individuals
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:169-76. 2008
    ..Obesity is associated with hepatic steatosis, and ALT is a marker of steatosis in the general population...
  4. pmc Antiretroviral therapies associated with lipoatrophy in HIV-infected women
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:297-305. 2007
    ..17, -0.26), and arm (-0.23 cm, 95% CI: -0.48, 0.03; p = 0.08). These prospective data suggest that fat loss continues to predominate in HIV-positive women and exposure to didanosine for at least 12 months may further worsen fat loss...
  5. pmc Association of hepatitis C virus and HIV infection with subclinical atherosclerosis in the women's interagency HIV study
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    AIDS 23:1781-4. 2009
    ..Further follow-up is needed to clarify whether HIV/hepatitis C virus coinfection may be associated with a greater risk of carotid plaque...
  6. pmc Association between hepatitis C virus coinfection and regional adipose tissue volume in HIV-infected men and women
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco and Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:60-5. 2007
    ..Coinfection with hepatitis C virus (HCV) is reported to be associated with a higher prevalence of lipodystrophy than HIV infection alone. We examine the association between HCV and adipose tissue volume in HIV-infected men and women...
  7. pmc Antiretroviral therapy exposure and insulin resistance in the Women's Interagency HIV study
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:369-76. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy exposure and incidence of diabetes mellitus in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Phyllis C Tien
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Infectious Disease Section, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 111W 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    AIDS 21:1739-45. 2007
    ..To determine the incidence of diabetes mellitus (DM) in a nationally representative cohort of HIV-infected women and a comparison group of HIV-uninfected women...
  9. pmc Inflammation and mortality in HIV-infected adults: analysis of the FRAM study cohort
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:316-22. 2010
    ..To determine the association of inflammatory markers, fibrinogen, and C-reactive protein (CRP), with 5-year mortality risk...
  10. pmc HIV, HAART, and lipoprotein particle concentrations in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Infectious Disease Section, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    AIDS 24:2809-17. 2010
    ..We quantified the association HIV and HAART use had with LDL-p and HDL-p...
  11. pmc Adipose tissue and metabolic factors associated with steatosis in HIV/HCV coinfection: histology versus magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Alireza Ghotb
    Department of Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:228-31. 2010
    ..We compared magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) measurement of steatosis to histology in HIV/HCV-coinfected patients and explored the associated adipose tissue and metabolic factors...
  12. doi request reprint Comparisons of creatinine and cystatin C for detection of kidney disease and prediction of all-cause mortality in HIV-infected women
    Todd H Driver
    aSchool of Medicine bDepartment of Medicine cDepartment of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, California dDepartment of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland eSection of Nephrology, Department of Medicine fProgram of Applied Translational Research, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut gClinical Immunology Research Laboratory, University of California, Los Angeles, California hDepartments of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York iDepartments of Medicine, Stroger Hospital and Rush University, Chicago, Illinois jUniversity of Southern California, Los Angeles, California kDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York lGeorgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS 27:2291-9. 2013
    ..Cystatin C could improve chronic kidney disease (CKD) classification in HIV-infected women relative to serum creatinine...
  13. doi request reprint Decreased limb muscle and increased central adiposity are associated with 5-year all-cause mortality in HIV infection
    Rebecca Scherzer
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    AIDS 25:1405-14. 2011
    ..Unintentional loss of weight and muscle due to aging and disease has been associated with increased mortality. Wasting and weight loss occur in HIV infection even in the modern era of effective antiretroviral therapy...
  14. pmc Association of HIV infection, demographic and cardiovascular risk factors with all-cause mortality in the recent HAART era
    Leslie Cockerham
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:102-6. 2010
    ..To determine the relationship of HIV infection, demographic, and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors with mortality in the recent highly active antiretroviral therapy era...
  15. pmc Pre-existing albuminuria predicts AIDS and non-AIDS mortality in women initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Christina M Wyatt
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Antivir Ther 16:591-6. 2011
    ..We previously reported an increased risk of all-cause and AIDS mortality among HIV-infected women with albuminuria (proteinuria or microalbuminuria) enrolled in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS) prior to the introduction of HAART...
  16. pmc Assessing mortality in women with hepatitis C virus and HIV using indirect markers of fibrosis
    Kiran Bambha
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0538, USA
    AIDS 26:599-607. 2012
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  17. pmc Regional adipose tissue measured by MRI over 5 years in HIV-infected and control participants indicates persistence of HIV-associated lipoatrophy
    Carl Grunfeld
    Office of the Principal Investigator, The FRAM Study, University of California, San Francisco and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    AIDS 24:1717-26. 2010
    ..controls. Therefore, we determined change in regional adipose tissue from baseline examination to 5 years later among participants in the study of Fat Redistribution and Metabolic Change in HIV Infection...
  18. pmc Illicit drug use and HIV treatment outcomes in a US cohort
    Joseph Cofrancesco
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 22:357-65. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of illicit drug use and the impact on HIV treatment...
  19. pmc Urinary markers of kidney injury and kidney function decline in HIV-infected women
    Michael G Shlipak
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:565-73. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that urine markers of kidney injury would be associated with declining kidney function among HIV-infected women...
  20. ncbi request reprint Incidence of lipoatrophy and lipohypertrophy in the women's interagency HIV study
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 34:461-6. 2003
    ..To estimate the incidence of lipoatrophy and lipohypertrophy among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women from the Women's Interagency HIV Study...
  21. pmc Insulin resistance and cognition among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected adult women: the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Victor Valcour
    Memory and Aging Center, Department of Neurology and Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 350 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 28:447-53. 2012
    ..HIV status did not appear to substantially impact the relationship of HOMA with SCN. There was a small but statistically significant association of HOMA and reduced neuropsychological performance on the SCN test in this cohort of women...
  22. pmc Association of low level viremia with inflammation and mortality in HIV-infected adults
    Abigail Eastburn
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26320. 2011
    ..Whether HIV viremia, particularly at low levels is associated with inflammation, increased coagulation, and all-cause mortality is unclear...
  23. pmc Cystatin C, albuminuria, and 5-year all-cause mortality in HIV-infected persons
    ANDY CHOI
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:872-82. 2010
    ..However, the clinical importance of increased cystatin C level and albuminuria in the HIV-infected population has not been studied...
  24. pmc Regional adipose tissue and lipid and lipoprotein levels in HIV-infected women
    Judith Currier
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:35-43. 2008
    ..HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy are associated with dyslipidemia, but the association between regional body fat and lipid levels is not well described...
  25. pmc Microalbuminuria is associated with all-cause and AIDS mortality in women with HIV infection
    Christina M Wyatt
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:73-7. 2010
    ..We investigated whether microalbuminuria is associated with mortality in HIV-infected women not receiving antiretroviral therapy...
  26. pmc The study of fat redistribution and metabolic change in HIV infection (FRAM): methods, design, and sample characteristics
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:860-9. 2006
    ..The representativeness of the FRAM sample increases its value as a resource for studies on fat distribution, metabolic changes, and atherosclerosis in HIV infection...
  27. doi request reprint Does HIV infection promote early kidney injury in women?
    Vasantha Jotwani
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Antivir Ther 19:79-87. 2014
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  28. pmc Association of HIV infection, hepatitis C virus infection, and metabolic factors with liver stiffness measured by transient elastography
    M Rami Bailony
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
    J Infect Dis 208:1776-83. 2013
    ..BaCKGROUND: Few studies have examined the relationship of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) monoinfection and its associated perturbations with liver fibrosis...
  29. pmc Antiretroviral-treated HIV-infected women have similar long-term kidney function trajectories as HIV-uninfected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:755-60. 2013
    ..Tenofovir use in HIV-infected women with normal kidney function did not accelerate long-term kidney function decline relative to HIV-uninfected women...
  30. pmc Vitamin D deficiency in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women in the United States
    Oluwatoyin M Adeyemi
    Department of Medicine, CORE Center, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:197-204. 2011
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  31. pmc Estimating past hepatitis C infection risk from reported risk factor histories: implications for imputing age of infection and modeling fibrosis progression
    Peter Bacchetti
    Box 0560, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 7:145. 2007
    ..We sought to examine the accuracy of such imputation and implications for modeling factors that influence progression rates...
  32. ncbi request reprint Correlates of prevalent hypertension in a large cohort of HIV-infected women: Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Ann Khalsa
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    AIDS 21:2539-41. 2007
    ..0001), and body mass index greater than 30 kg/m (P < 0.0001), whereas current pregnancy was protective (P < 0.04). HIV infection, CD4 cell count, HIV-1 viral load, and antiretroviral therapy were not associated with hypertension...
  33. pmc Factors associated with seronegative chronic hepatitis C virus infection in HIV infection
    Gabriel Chamie
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:577-83. 2007
    ..However, associated factors are not well established because of the small number of reported cases...
  34. pmc Association of hepatitis C virus seropositivity with inflammatory markers and heart failure in persons with coronary heart disease: data from the Heart and Soul study
    Judith I Tsui
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Card Fail 15:451-6. 2009
    ..How hepatitis C virus (HCV) affects coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factors and outcomes is largely unknown...
  35. pmc The impact of kidney function at highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation on mortality in HIV-infected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:217-20. 2010
    ..We re-examined this association in the later HAART period to determine whether chronic kidney disease remains a predictor of death after HAART initiation...
  36. pmc Association between syphilis, antibodies to herpes simplex virus type 2, and recreational drug use and hepatitis B virus infection in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1363-70. 2004
    ..Liver disease is a leading cause of death in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected women; however, risk factors for hepatitis b virus (hbv) infection in this population have not been well studied...
  37. pmc Age-related skeletal muscle decline is similar in HIV-infected and uninfected individuals
    Kevin E Yarasheski
    Department of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:332-40. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that muscle mass would be lower and decline faster in HIV-infected adults than in similar-aged controls...
  38. ncbi request reprint Hepatic steatosis in HIV/hepatitis C coinfection: prevalence and significance compared with hepatitis C monoinfection
    Alexander Monto
    Gastroenterology Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of California, 4150 Clement Street 111B, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Hepatology 42:310-6. 2005
    ..In conclusion, steatosis is less common in HIV/HCV coinfected patients than similar HCV monoinfected patients, and predictors of steatosis differ between the two groups...
  39. doi request reprint HIV/hepatitis C virus coinfection ameliorates the atherogenic lipoprotein abnormalities of HIV infection
    Amber L Wheeler
    aDepartment of Medicine, University of California San Francisco bDivision of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center San Francisco, San Francisco cDepartment of Medicine, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California dDepartment of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington eDepartment of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco fDivision of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California, USA
    AIDS 28:49-58. 2014
    ..The extent to which HIV infection and HIV/hepatitis C virus (HCV) coinfection are associated with abnormalities of lipoprotein subclasses is unknown...
  40. pmc Preclinical atherosclerosis due to HIV infection: carotid intima-medial thickness measurements from the FRAM study
    Carl Grunfeld
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    AIDS 23:1841-9. 2009
    ..However, it is controversial whether HIV infection contributes to accelerated atherosclerosis independent of traditional CVD risk factors...
  41. doi request reprint Association of HIV clinical disease progression with profiles of early immune activation: results from a cluster analysis approach
    Roksana Karim
    Department of Pediatrics, Maternal, Child and Adolescent Center for Infectious Diseases and Virology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    AIDS 27:1473-81. 2013
    ..CD4 and CD8 T-cell activation are independent predictors of AIDS. The complete activation profile of both T-cell subtypes and their predictive value for AIDS risk is largely unknown...
  42. pmc Association of regional body composition with bone mineral density in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women: women's interagency HIV study
    Anjali Sharma
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:469-76. 2012
    ..To understand how regional body composition affects bone mineral density (BMD) in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women...
  43. pmc Liver diffusivity in healthy volunteers and patients with chronic liver disease: comparison of breathhold and free-breathing techniques
    Mamak Eatesam
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:103-9. 2012
    ..To compare liver ADC obtained with breathhold and free-breathing diffusion weighted imaging (DWI) in healthy volunteers and patients with liver disease...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and long-term effects of occult hepatitis B virus infection in HIV-infected women
    Judith I Tsui
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:736-40. 2007
    ..CD4 cell counts of <200 cells/mm3 were more common among occult HBV-infected women than among those without occult HBV infection. Aminotransferase levels did not appear to be associated with being positive for HBV DNA...
  45. pmc Self-perception of body fat changes and HAART adherence in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Michael Plankey
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2233 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Suite 214, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:53-9. 2009
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  46. ncbi request reprint What is HIV-associated lipodystrophy? Defining fat distribution changes in HIV infection
    Phyllis C Tien
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 17:27-32. 2004
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  47. pmc The association of self-perception of body fat changes and quality of life in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Michael Plankey
    a Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS Care 25:1544-50. 2013
    ..Ultimately health providers and patients need to be informed of these associations so as to better support HIV-seropositive women who live with these effects. ..
  48. pmc Liver steatosis: investigation of opposed-phase T1-weighted liver MR signal intensity loss and visceral fat measurement as biomarkers
    Manisha Bahl
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0628, L 307, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 249:160-6. 2008
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  49. pmc Respiratory motion-corrected proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy of the liver
    Susan M Noworolski
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 27:570-6. 2009
    ..To develop a post-processing, respiratory-motion correction algorithm for magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) of the liver and to determine the incidence and impact of respiratory motion in liver MRS...
  50. pmc Conceptual framework for understanding the bidirectional links between food insecurity and HIV/AIDS
    Sheri D Weiser
    Division of HIV AIDS, San Francisco General Hospital, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1729S-1739S. 2011
    ..More research on the relative importance of each of these pathways is warranted because effective interventions to reduce food insecurity and HIV depend on a rigorous understanding of these multifaceted relationships...
  51. pmc Short-term bone loss in HIV-infected premenopausal women
    Michael T Yin
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:202-8. 2010
    ..Low bone mineral density (BMD) has been reported in HIV+ women, but less is known about the longitudinal evolution of BMD and fracture incidence...
  52. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation and course of acute hepatitis C infection in HIV-infected patients
    Annie 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...
  53. pmc The association between diet and physical activity on insulin resistance in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Nancy A Hessol
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0613, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:74-80. 2013
    ..To evaluate the association of diet and physical activity with insulin resistance (IR) in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women...
  54. pmc Regional anthropometry changes in antiretroviral-naïve persons initiating a Zidovudine-containing regimen in Mbarara, Uganda
    Vanessa Thompson
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94121, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 27:785-91. 2011
    ..Gains in the tricep skinfold, a reliable marker of subcutaneous fat, appeared blunted, which could indicate an inhibitory effect of zidovudine on peripheral subcutaneous fat recovery...
  55. ncbi request reprint The fatty liver in AIDS
    Phyllis C Tien
    Metabolism Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Semin Gastrointest Dis 13:47-54. 2002
    ..The conditions under which some patients rapidly progress to hepatic failure and/or cirrhosis need to be defined. This is a US government work. There are no restrictions on its use...
  56. ncbi request reprint Association of serum lipid levels with HIV serostatus, specific antiretroviral agents, and treatment regimens
    Kathryn Anastos
    Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:34-42. 2007
    ..The effects of HIV infection, highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), and specific antiretroviral agents on lipoproteins in women are not well described...
  57. pmc Factors associated with hepatitis C viremia in a large cohort of HIV-infected and -uninfected women
    Eva A Operskalski
    Maternal Child and Adolescent Center for Infectious Diseases and Virology, Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Clin Virol 41:255-63. 2008
    ..Co-infection with hepatitis C virus (HCV) is common among HIV-infected women...
  58. ncbi request reprint Ten-year predicted coronary heart disease risk in HIV-infected men and women
    Robert C Kaplan
    Department of Epidemiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1074-81. 2007
    ..Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), in addition to traditional vascular risk factors, may affect coronary heart disease (CHD) risk in individuals with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection...
  59. doi request reprint Resolution of hepatitis C virus-induced steatosis improves tolerability of antiretroviral drugs associated with hepatotoxicity in an HIV-infected individual
    Tina Shah
    J Infect Dis 197:932-3. 2008
  60. doi request reprint Longitudinal anthropometric patterns among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women
    Jessica E Justman
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:312-9. 2008
    ..Previous studies suggest that indicators of central adiposity such as waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and waist circumference may be altered by HIV infection, antiretroviral treatment, or both...
  61. ncbi request reprint The association of bone mineral density with HIV infection and antiretroviral treatment in women
    Kathryn Anastos
    Montefiore Medical Centre, Bronx, NY, USA
    Antivir Ther 12:1049-58. 2007
    ..Low bone mineral density (BMD) has been reported in HIV-infected women and men...
  62. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral drugs and the risk of myocardial infarction
    Robert C Kaplan
    N Engl J Med 357:715; author reply 716-7. 2007
  63. pmc Isolated hepatitis B core antibody is associated with HIV and ongoing but not resolved hepatitis C virus infection in a cohort of US women
    Audrey L French
    CORE Center Stroger Cook County Hospital, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Infect Dis 195:1437-42. 2007
    ..Anti-HBs levels were lower among anti-HCV-positive women. Isolated anti-HBc was rarely explained by occult HBV in this cohort but may be explained by the influence of viral coinfections on anti-HBs level or durability...
  64. pmc Low CD4+ T-cell count as a major atherosclerosis risk factor in HIV-infected women and men
    Robert C Kaplan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    AIDS 22:1615-24. 2008
    ..To assess the association of HIV infection, HIV disease parameters (including CD4+ T-cell counts, HIV viral load, and AIDS) and antiretroviral medication use with subclinical carotid artery atherosclerosis...
  65. pmc Obesity and immune cell counts in women
    Julie Womack
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT 06536 0740, USA
    Metabolism 56:998-1004. 2007
    ..Increasing body weight is associated with higher CD4, CD8, total lymphocyte, and WBC counts in women. Investigation into the impact of obesity on immune function and long-term adverse outcomes is needed...
  66. pmc Prevalence and predictors of Toxoplasma seropositivity in women with and at risk for human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Oluwatoyin Falusi
    Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:1414-7. 2002
    ..HIV-infected women aged > or =50 years and those born outside of the United States were more likely to have latent Toxoplasma infection, with prevalences of 32% and 41%, respectively...
  67. pmc Hormonal contraception and HIV-positive women: metabolic concerns and management strategies
    Julie Womack
    Yale University School of Nursing, 100 Church St South, PO Box 9740, New Haven, CT 06536 0740, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 53:362-75. 2008
    ..Suggestions for management strategies for women living with HIV who choose to use hormonal contraception are presented. These strategies should be viewed as suggestions for management until substantitive research becomes available...

Research Grants3

  1. Gender Effects of HIV and HCV on lipodystrophy, glucose disorders, and steatosis
    Phyllis Tien; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Visceral Adiposity, HIV, and HCV: Biologic Mediators of Hepatic Steatosis
    Phyllis C Tien; Fiscal Year: 2010
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