Ruanne V Barnabas

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Publications

  1. pmc Uptake of antiretroviral therapy and male circumcision after community-based HIV testing and strategies for linkage to care versus standard clinic referral: a multisite, open-label, randomised controlled trial in South Africa and Uganda
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet HIV 3:e212-20. 2016
  2. pmc Infectious co-factors in HIV-1 transmission herpes simplex virus type-2 and HIV-1: new insights and interventions
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Curr HIV Res 10:228-37. 2012
  3. pmc The role of coinfections in HIV epidemic trajectory and positive prevention: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS 25:1559-73. 2011
  4. pmc Impact of herpes simplex virus type 2 on HIV-1 acquisition and progression in an HIV vaccine trial (the Step study)
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:238-44. 2011
  5. pmc Home testing and counselling to reduce HIV incidence in a generalised epidemic setting: a mathematical modelling analysis
    Roger Ying
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet HIV 3:e275-82. 2016
  6. pmc Acyclovir Prophylaxis Reduces the Incidence of Herpes Zoster Among HIV-Infected Individuals: Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington Department of Medicine, University of Washington Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington
    J Infect Dis 213:551-5. 2016
  7. pmc Cost-effectiveness of pre-exposure prophylaxis targeted to high-risk serodiscordant couples as a bridge to sustained ART use in Kampala, Uganda
    Roger Ying
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 18:20013. 2015
  8. pmc Estimating the impact of universal antiretroviral therapy for HIV serodiscordant couples through home HIV testing: insights from mathematical models
    Sarah T Roberts
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 19:20864. 2016
  9. pmc Modeling the Cost-Effectiveness of Home-Based HIV Testing and Education (HOPE) for Pregnant Women and Their Male Partners in Nyanza Province, Kenya
    Monisha Sharma
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Departments of Research and Programs Reproductive Health, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya and Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 72:S174-80. 2016
  10. pmc Understanding the potential impact of a combination HIV prevention intervention in a hyper-endemic community
    Ramzi A Alsallaq
    Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e54575. 2013

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Publications11

  1. pmc Uptake of antiretroviral therapy and male circumcision after community-based HIV testing and strategies for linkage to care versus standard clinic referral: a multisite, open-label, randomised controlled trial in South Africa and Uganda
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet HIV 3:e212-20. 2016
    ..We aimed to assess whether community-based HIV testing with counsellor support and point-of-care CD4 cell count testing would increase uptake of ART and male circumcision...
  2. pmc Infectious co-factors in HIV-1 transmission herpes simplex virus type-2 and HIV-1: new insights and interventions
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Curr HIV Res 10:228-37. 2012
    ..Mathematical models of HSV-2 and HIV-1 at a population level would be useful tools to estimate the potential impact and cost-effectiveness of higher dose HSV-2 suppressive therapy...
  3. pmc The role of coinfections in HIV epidemic trajectory and positive prevention: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS 25:1559-73. 2011
    ..We evaluated the association between malaria, herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) and tuberculosis (TB) coinfections and their treatment on HIV viral load...
  4. pmc Impact of herpes simplex virus type 2 on HIV-1 acquisition and progression in an HIV vaccine trial (the Step study)
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:238-44. 2011
    ..To explore these relationships, we examined the impact of preexisting HSV-2 infection in an international HIV vaccine trial...
  5. pmc Home testing and counselling to reduce HIV incidence in a generalised epidemic setting: a mathematical modelling analysis
    Roger Ying
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet HIV 3:e275-82. 2016
    ..We used a mathematical model to assess the effect of periodic home HTC programmes on HIV incidence in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa...
  6. pmc Acyclovir Prophylaxis Reduces the Incidence of Herpes Zoster Among HIV-Infected Individuals: Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial
    Ruanne V Barnabas
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington Department of Medicine, University of Washington Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington
    J Infect Dis 213:551-5. 2016
    ..68/100 person-years, respectively), a relative decrease of 62% (hazard ratio, 0.38; 95% confidence interval, .24-.67; P < .001). Daily acyclovir prophylaxis significantly reduced herpes zoster incidence among HIV-infected persons. ..
  7. pmc Cost-effectiveness of pre-exposure prophylaxis targeted to high-risk serodiscordant couples as a bridge to sustained ART use in Kampala, Uganda
    Roger Ying
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 18:20013. 2015
    ....
  8. pmc Estimating the impact of universal antiretroviral therapy for HIV serodiscordant couples through home HIV testing: insights from mathematical models
    Sarah T Roberts
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 19:20864. 2016
    ..We estimated the reduction in adult HIV incidence achieved by incorporating universal ART for SDCs into home HTC campaigns in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), South Africa, and southwestern (SW) Uganda...
  9. pmc Modeling the Cost-Effectiveness of Home-Based HIV Testing and Education (HOPE) for Pregnant Women and Their Male Partners in Nyanza Province, Kenya
    Monisha Sharma
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Departments of Research and Programs Reproductive Health, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya and Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 72:S174-80. 2016
    ..Home-based couple HIV testing for pregnant women can reduce HIV transmission to women and infants while increasing antiretroviral therapy (ART) coverage in men. However, the cost-effectiveness of this program has not been evaluated...
  10. pmc Understanding the potential impact of a combination HIV prevention intervention in a hyper-endemic community
    Ramzi A Alsallaq
    Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e54575. 2013
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  11. pmc "Polio Eradication" Game May Increase Public Interest in Global Health
    Toluwalose A Okitika
    1 Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Games Health J 4:195-201. 2015
    ..To test this hypothesis, we developed an interactive "Polio Eradication" (PE) game and evaluated whether playing or watching was associated with increased public interest in global health...