Amy C Weintrob

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Increasing age at HIV seroconversion from 18 to 40 years is associated with favorable virologic and immunologic responses to HAART
    Amy C Weintrob
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:40-7. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Development of chronic hepatitis B virus infection in hepatitis B surface antigen negative HIV/HBV co-infected adults: a rare opportunistic illness
    Michael L Landrum
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland Infectious Disease Service, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
    J Med Virol 83:1537-43. 2011
  3. doi request reprint CD4 T cell count reconstitution in HIV controllers after highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Jason F Okulicz
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:1187-91. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Virologic response differences between African Americans and European Americans initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy with equal access to care
    Amy C Weintrob
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:574-80. 2009
  5. pmc The timing of hepatitis B virus (HBV) immunization relative to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) diagnosis and the risk of HBV infection following HIV diagnosis
    Michael L Landrum
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:84-93. 2011
  6. pmc The effect of human immunodeficiency virus on hepatitis B virus serologic status in co-infected adults
    Michael L Landrum
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e8687. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint HIV outcomes in Hepatitis B virus coinfected individuals on HAART
    Helen M Chun
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD US Military HIV Research Program, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD Division of Infectious Diseases, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD Infectious Disease Clinic, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA and Bellin Health Green Bay and Clinica Hispana, Green Bay, WI
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 66:197-205. 2014
  8. pmc Hepatitis B vaccine responses in a large U.S. military cohort of HIV-infected individuals: another benefit of HAART in those with preserved CD4 count
    Michael L Landrum
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Vaccine 27:4731-8. 2009
  9. pmc Elevated CD8 counts during HAART are associated with HIV virologic treatment failure
    Elizabeth M Krantz
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:396-403. 2011
  10. pmc Obesity among HIV-infected persons: impact of weight on CD4 cell count
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 24:1069-72. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Increasing age at HIV seroconversion from 18 to 40 years is associated with favorable virologic and immunologic responses to HAART
    Amy C Weintrob
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:40-7. 2008
    ..We examined the effect of age at HIV seroconversion on response to HAART...
  2. doi request reprint Development of chronic hepatitis B virus infection in hepatitis B surface antigen negative HIV/HBV co-infected adults: a rare opportunistic illness
    Michael L Landrum
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland Infectious Disease Service, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
    J Med Virol 83:1537-43. 2011
    ..The occurrence of late-onset chronic HBV infection in HBsAg negative HIV/HBV co-infected adults appears to be one important, albeit rare, clinical event seen almost exclusively in those with isolated anti-HBc and low CD4 cell count...
  3. doi request reprint CD4 T cell count reconstitution in HIV controllers after highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Jason F Okulicz
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:1187-91. 2010
    ..HIV controllers experienced CD4 cell count reconstitution with HAART regardless of pretherapy viral load, including patients with undetectable viral loads at HAART initiation...
  4. doi request reprint Virologic response differences between African Americans and European Americans initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy with equal access to care
    Amy C Weintrob
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:574-80. 2009
    ..We evaluated virologic response to HAART between ethnicities in a large cohort with fewer confounders...
  5. pmc The timing of hepatitis B virus (HBV) immunization relative to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) diagnosis and the risk of HBV infection following HIV diagnosis
    Michael L Landrum
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:84-93. 2011
    ..These data suggest that completion of the vaccine series prior to HIV infection may be the optimal strategy for preventing this significant comorbid infection in HIV-infected persons...
  6. pmc The effect of human immunodeficiency virus on hepatitis B virus serologic status in co-infected adults
    Michael L Landrum
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e8687. 2010
    ..Factors associated with serologic hepatitis B virus (HBV) outcomes in HIV-infected individuals remain incompletely understood, yet such knowledge may lead to improvements in the prevention and treatment of chronic HBV infection...
  7. ncbi request reprint HIV outcomes in Hepatitis B virus coinfected individuals on HAART
    Helen M Chun
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD US Military HIV Research Program, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD Division of Infectious Diseases, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD Infectious Disease Clinic, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA and Bellin Health Green Bay and Clinica Hispana, Green Bay, WI
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 66:197-205. 2014
    ....
  8. pmc Hepatitis B vaccine responses in a large U.S. military cohort of HIV-infected individuals: another benefit of HAART in those with preserved CD4 count
    Michael L Landrum
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Vaccine 27:4731-8. 2009
    ..These data provide additional evidence of HAART benefits, even in those with higher CD4 counts, but also highlight the need for improving HBV vaccine immunogenicity...
  9. pmc Elevated CD8 counts during HAART are associated with HIV virologic treatment failure
    Elizabeth M Krantz
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:396-403. 2011
    ..To evaluate whether elevated CD8 counts are associated with increased risk of virologic treatment failure in HIV-infected individuals...
  10. pmc Obesity among HIV-infected persons: impact of weight on CD4 cell count
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 24:1069-72. 2010
    ..However during the HAART era, obese versus normal weight patients had smaller increases in CD4 cell counts (+69 versus +116 cells, P = 0.01). Lower CD4 cell counts may now be another adverse consequence of obesity...
  11. ncbi request reprint The VACS index predicts mortality in a young, healthy HIV population starting highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Ionut Bebu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD Yale University School of Medicine and the Veterans Affairs Healthcare Systems, West Haven, CT Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA Division of Infectious Diseases, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD Division of Infectious Diseases, San Antonio Military Medical Center, TX and Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:226-30. 2014
    ..A significant portion of the US HIV population is similarly composed; so, evaluation of the VACS index in this population is of great interest...
  12. ncbi request reprint Compliance with antimalarial chemoprophylaxis recommendations for wounded United States military personnel admitted to a military treatment facility
    Elizabeth A Rini
    Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:1113-6. 2014
    ..These antimalarial chemoprophylaxis prescription rates suggest that improved protocols to continue malaria chemoprophylaxis in accordance with force protection guidelines are needed. ..
  13. pmc Virologic outcomes of HAART with concurrent use of cytochrome P450 enzyme-inducing antiepileptics: a retrospective case control study
    Jason F Okulicz
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 8:18. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  14. ncbi request reprint Active surveillance for asymptomatic colonization with multidrug-resistant gram negative bacilli among injured service members--a three year evaluation
    Amy C Weintrob
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Bethesda, MD, USA
    MSMR 20:17-22. 2013
    ..Ongoing research includes assessment of predictive factors for MDR GNB colonization and the relationship between colonization and infection...
  15. doi request reprint Impact of depression on HIV outcomes in the HAART era
    Joshua D Hartzell
    Infectious Diseases Service, Department of Medicine, BLD 2, Ward 63, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, WA DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:246-55. 2008
    ..The objective of the current paper is to review the available literature on the impact of MHI on HIV outcomes in the HAART era...
  16. pmc Evaluation for a novel methicillin resistance (mecC) homologue in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates obtained from injured military personnel
    Anuradha Ganesan
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:3073-5. 2013
    ..S. military treatment facilities were analyzed for the conventional mecA gene and mecC homologue by using standard PCR-based methods. The prevalence of the mecC homologue was zero. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint The elution of colistimethate sodium from polymethylmethacrylate and calcium phosphate cement beads
    Paige Waterman
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 41:256-9. 2012
    ..CMS elutes from both CP and PMMA beads in amounts sufficient to inhibit bacterial growth in vitro. The clinical implications of these findings require further study...
  18. doi request reprint Natural history of colonization with gram-negative multidrug-resistant organisms among hospitalized patients
    Amy C Weintrob
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:330-7. 2010
    ..To determine the anatomic sites and natural history of colonization with gram-negative multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs)...
  19. pmc Outcomes of highly active antiretroviral therapy in the context of universal access to healthcare: the U.S. Military HIV Natural History Study
    Vincent C Marconi
    Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 7:14. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  20. ncbi request reprint Active or prior GB virus C infection does not protect against vertical transmission of HIV in coinfected women from Tanzania
    Amy C Weintrob
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:e46-8. 2004
    ..Neither active nor prior GBV-C infection was associated with a lower rate of HIV acquisition among infants. Thus, GBV-C does not appear to protect against perinatal HIV acquisition...
  21. ncbi request reprint Infrequent diagnosis of primary human immunodeficiency virus infection: missed opportunities in acute care settings
    Amy C Weintrob
    Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2097-100. 2003
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus is infrequently diagnosed during primary infection. More expeditious diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus infection is a clinical and public health imperative...