Neel R Gandhi

Summary

Affiliation: Williams College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in a high HIV prevalence community
    Jason R Andrews
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15735. 2010
  2. pmc Validation of an algorithm to identify antiretroviral-naïve status at time of entry into a large, observational cohort of HIV-infected patients
    Neel R Gandhi
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:1019-25. 2013
  3. pmc Nosocomial transmission of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in a rural hospital in South Africa
    Neel R Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:9-17. 2013
  4. pmc Risk factors for mortality among MDR- and XDR-TB patients in a high HIV prevalence setting
    N R Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:90-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: a threat to global control of tuberculosis
    Neel R Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY 10467, USA
    Lancet 375:1830-43. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Successful integration of tuberculosis and HIV treatment in rural South Africa: the Sizonq'oba study
    Neel R Gandhi
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:37-43. 2009
  7. doi request reprint HIV coinfection in multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis results in high early mortality
    Neel R Gandhi
    Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181:80-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Exogenous reinfection as a cause of multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in rural South Africa
    Jason R Andrews
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Infect Dis 198:1582-9. 2008
  9. pmc Adverse events in an integrated home-based treatment program for MDR-TB and HIV in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    James C M Brust
    Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY Philanjalo and Church of Scotland Hospital, Tugela Ferry, South Africa Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa CAPRISA, Durban, South Africa Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY Health Systems Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa Department of Medicine, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:436-40. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis as a cause of death in patients co-infected with tuberculosis and HIV in a rural area of South Africa
    Neel R Gandhi
    AIDS Program, Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Lancet 368:1575-80. 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Predictors of multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in a high HIV prevalence community
    Jason R Andrews
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15735. 2010
    ..Identifying clinical predictors of drug resistance may aid in risk stratification for earlier treatment and infection control...
  2. pmc Validation of an algorithm to identify antiretroviral-naïve status at time of entry into a large, observational cohort of HIV-infected patients
    Neel R Gandhi
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:1019-25. 2013
    ..Knowledge of ART treatment history is important when ascertaining the long-term impact of medications, co-morbidities, or adverse reactions on HIV outcomes...
  3. pmc Nosocomial transmission of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in a rural hospital in South Africa
    Neel R Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:9-17. 2013
    ..The initial XDR-tuberculosis report from South Africa suggested transmission is an important factor, but detailed epidemiologic and molecular analyses were not available for further characterization...
  4. pmc Risk factors for mortality among MDR- and XDR-TB patients in a high HIV prevalence setting
    N R Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:90-7. 2012
    ..This is of concern, as human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) co-infection in multidrug-resistant (MDR) and extensively drug-resistant (XDR) TB has been associated with exceedingly high mortality rates...
  5. ncbi request reprint Multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: a threat to global control of tuberculosis
    Neel R Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY 10467, USA
    Lancet 375:1830-43. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Successful integration of tuberculosis and HIV treatment in rural South Africa: the Sizonq'oba study
    Neel R Gandhi
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:37-43. 2009
    ..In KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, 80% of TB patients are HIV coinfected, with high treatment default and mortality rates. Integrating TB and HIV care may be an effective strategy for improving outcomes for both diseases...
  7. doi request reprint HIV coinfection in multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis results in high early mortality
    Neel R Gandhi
    Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181:80-6. 2010
    ..Our initial report of HIV-associated XDR TB in South Africa revealed rapid and near complete mortality. Lower mortality has been described in the literature, but few of these patients have been HIV coinfected...
  8. doi request reprint Exogenous reinfection as a cause of multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in rural South Africa
    Jason R Andrews
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Infect Dis 198:1582-9. 2008
    ..The role of exogenous reinfection as a cause of MDR and XDR TB in these settings has not been determined...
  9. pmc Adverse events in an integrated home-based treatment program for MDR-TB and HIV in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    James C M Brust
    Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY Philanjalo and Church of Scotland Hospital, Tugela Ferry, South Africa Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa CAPRISA, Durban, South Africa Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY Health Systems Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa Department of Medicine, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:436-40. 2013
    ..Patients receiving concurrent antiretroviral therapy did not experience AEs more frequently than those on MDR-TB therapy alone. Concurrent treatment for MDR-TB/HIV can be safely administered in a home-based care setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis as a cause of death in patients co-infected with tuberculosis and HIV in a rural area of South Africa
    Neel R Gandhi
    AIDS Program, Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Lancet 368:1575-80. 2006
    ..We assessed the prevalence and consequences of multidrug-resistant (MDR) and extensively drug-resistant (XDR) tuberculosis in a rural area in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa...
  11. pmc Prevention of nosocomial transmission of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in rural South African district hospitals: an epidemiological modelling study
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Lancet 370:1500-7. 2007
    ..We modelled the plausible effect of rapidly available infection control strategies on the overall course of the XDR tuberculosis epidemic in a rural area of South Africa...
  12. pmc Chest radiograph findings and time to culture conversion in patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis and HIV in Tugela Ferry, South Africa
    James C M Brust
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e73975. 2013
    ....
  13. pmc Culture conversion among HIV co-infected multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients in Tugela Ferry, South Africa
    James C M Brust
    Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e15841. 2011
    ..We describe culture conversion rates among MDR-TB patients with and without HIV-co-infection in a TB-endemic, high-HIV prevalent, resource-limited setting...
  14. pmc Delayed presentation for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) care among veterans: a problem of access or screening?
    Neel R Gandhi
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program and Section of General Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Med Care 45:1105-9. 2007
    ..Others argue that delays will persist until routine screening is adopted. The Veterans Health Administration (VA) is a unique laboratory to examine whether access to comprehensive health benefits results in earlier entry into HIV care...
  15. pmc Tuberculosis and HIV-needed: a new paradigm for the control and management of linked epidemics
    Simon J Tsiouris
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Department of Epidemiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    MedGenMed 9:62. 2007