Brian G Williams

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Publications

  1. pmc Antiretroviral therapy for tuberculosis control in nine African countries
    Brian G Williams
    South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:19485-9. 2010
  2. pmc Epidemiological impact of tenofovir gel on the HIV epidemic in South Africa
    Brian G Williams
    South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis SACEMA, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:207-10. 2011
  3. pmc Treatment as prevention: preparing the way
    Brian Williams
    South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis SACEMA, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:S6. 2011
  4. pmc Modelling the impact of antiretroviral therapy on the epidemic of HIV
    Brian G Williams
    South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis, 19 Jonkershoek Road, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    Curr HIV Res 9:367-82. 2011
  5. pmc Comparison of two active case-finding strategies for community-based diagnosis of symptomatic smear-positive tuberculosis and control of infectious tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe (DETECTB): a cluster-randomised trial
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 376:1244-53. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Antiretroviral therapy for tuberculosis control in nine African countries
    Brian G Williams
    South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:19485-9. 2010
    ..8 ± 2.9 (95% CI) million of 15 million cases between 2015 and 2050. As more countries provide ART at higher CD4(+) cell counts, the impact on TB should be investigated to test the predictions of this model...
  2. pmc Epidemiological impact of tenofovir gel on the HIV epidemic in South Africa
    Brian G Williams
    South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis SACEMA, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:207-10. 2011
    ..Tenofovir gel, an antiretroviral-based vaginal microbicide, reduced HIV acquisition by 39% in women in a recent randomized controlled clinical trial in South Africa...
  3. pmc Treatment as prevention: preparing the way
    Brian Williams
    South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis SACEMA, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:S6. 2011
    ..Studies of this kind will provide valuable information for the design of large-scale trials, as well as essential information that will be needed if early treatment is to be incorporated into public health policy...
  4. pmc Modelling the impact of antiretroviral therapy on the epidemic of HIV
    Brian G Williams
    South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis, 19 Jonkershoek Road, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    Curr HIV Res 9:367-82. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Comparison of two active case-finding strategies for community-based diagnosis of symptomatic smear-positive tuberculosis and control of infectious tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe (DETECTB): a cluster-randomised trial
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 376:1244-53. 2010
    ..We tested two active case-finding strategies to target long periods of infectiousness before diagnosis, which is typical of HIV-negative tuberculosis and is a key driver of transmission...