Kayvon Modjarrad

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Impact of small reductions in plasma HIV RNA levels on the risk of heterosexual transmission and disease progression
    Kayvon Modjarrad
    Department of Medicine, Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203 1738, USA
    AIDS 22:2179-85. 2008
  2. pmc Effect of treating co-infections on HIV-1 viral load: a systematic review
    Kayvon Modjarrad
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Medical Center, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:455-63. 2010
  3. pmc A comparison of HIV detection rates using routine opt-out provider-initiated HIV testing and counseling versus a standard of care approach in a rural African setting
    David M Silvestri
    Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 0242, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 56:e9-32. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Impact of small reductions in plasma HIV RNA levels on the risk of heterosexual transmission and disease progression
    Kayvon Modjarrad
    Department of Medicine, Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203 1738, USA
    AIDS 22:2179-85. 2008
    ..To estimate the impact of small changes in plasma levels of HIV-1 RNA on the risk of heterosexual transmission or disease progression to an AIDS-defining event or death...
  2. pmc Effect of treating co-infections on HIV-1 viral load: a systematic review
    Kayvon Modjarrad
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Medical Center, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:455-63. 2010
    ..0 log(10) copies per mL or less, even small changes in plasma HIV-RNA concentrations have been shown to slow HIV progression and could translate into population-level benefits in lowering HIV transmission risk...
  3. pmc A comparison of HIV detection rates using routine opt-out provider-initiated HIV testing and counseling versus a standard of care approach in a rural African setting
    David M Silvestri
    Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 0242, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 56:e9-32. 2011
    ..By selectively targeting clients who either volunteer or have clinical indications of HIV disease, standard approaches to HIV counseling and testing are presumed more cost-efficient than PITC...