A C Pettit

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mycobacterium doricum Osteomyelitis and Soft Tissue Infection
    April C Pettit
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:2075-7. 2011
  2. pmc Female sex and discontinuation of isoniazid due to adverse effects during the treatment of latent tuberculosis
    April C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    J Infect 67:424-32. 2013
  3. doi The index case for the fungal meningitis outbreak in the United States
    April C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2582, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:2119-25. 2012
  4. pmc Tuberculosis risk before and after highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation: does HAART increase the short-term TB risk in a low incidence TB setting?
    April C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2582, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:305-10. 2011
  5. pmc Chronic lung disease and HIV infection are risk factors for recurrent tuberculosis in a low-incidence setting
    A C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2582, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:906-11. 2011
  6. doi Non-adherence and drug-related interruptions are risk factors for delays in completion of treatment for tuberculosis
    A C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA april pettit vanderbilt edu
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:486-92. 2013
  7. pmc Potentially preventable tuberculosis among HIV-infected persons in the era of highly active antiretroviral treatment
    A C Pettit
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2582, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:355-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Mycobacterium doricum Osteomyelitis and Soft Tissue Infection
    April C Pettit
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:2075-7. 2011
    ..We describe a case of osteomyelitis and soft tissue infection with Mycobacterium doricum after trauma in a previously healthy adult...
  2. pmc Female sex and discontinuation of isoniazid due to adverse effects during the treatment of latent tuberculosis
    April C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    J Infect 67:424-32. 2013
    ..To determine the rate of and risk factors for discontinuation of isoniazid due to adverse effects during the treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in a large, multi-site study...
  3. doi The index case for the fungal meningitis outbreak in the United States
    April C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2582, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:2119-25. 2012
    ..An epidural glucocorticoid injection was identified as a potential route of entry for this organism into the central nervous system, and the case was reported to the state health department...
  4. pmc Tuberculosis risk before and after highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation: does HAART increase the short-term TB risk in a low incidence TB setting?
    April C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2582, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:305-10. 2011
    ..To evaluate the short-term and long-term effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on tuberculosis (TB) risk compared with risk without HAART in a low TB incidence setting...
  5. pmc Chronic lung disease and HIV infection are risk factors for recurrent tuberculosis in a low-incidence setting
    A C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2582, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:906-11. 2011
    ..Programmatic data from the United States on tuberculosis (TB) recurrence are limited...
  6. doi Non-adherence and drug-related interruptions are risk factors for delays in completion of treatment for tuberculosis
    A C Pettit
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA april pettit vanderbilt edu
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:486-92. 2013
    ..A key program performance objective established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is that ≥93% of tuberculosis (TB) cases complete treatment within 12 months...
  7. pmc Potentially preventable tuberculosis among HIV-infected persons in the era of highly active antiretroviral treatment
    A C Pettit
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2582, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:355-9. 2009
    ..To characterize the proportion of tuberculosis (TB) cases that could have been prevented among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infected persons receiving care in the era of highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART)...