Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
- Impact of small reductions in plasma HIV RNA levels on the risk of heterosexual transmission and disease progressionKayvon 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...
- Effect of treating co-infections on HIV-1 viral load: a systematic reviewKayvon 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...
- 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 settingDavid 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...