Niklaus D Labhardt

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Publications

  1. pmc Outcomes of antiretroviral treatment programmes in rural Lesotho: health centres and hospitals compared
    Niklaus Daniel Labhardt
    SolidarMed Lesotho, Maseru, Lesotho University Medical Clinic, Kantonsspital Baselland, Liestal, Switzerland
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:18616. 2013
  2. pmc A clinical prediction score in addition to WHO criteria for anti-retroviral treatment failure in resource-limited settings--experience from Lesotho
    Niklaus Daniel Labhardt
    SolidarMed Lesotho, Seboche Hospital, Botha Bothe, Lesotho
    PLoS ONE 7:e47937. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Improved retention rates with low-cost interventions in hypertension and diabetes management in a rural African environment of nurse-led care: a cluster-randomised trial
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 16:1276-84. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Bridging the gap: how traditional healers interact with their patients. A comparative study in Cameroon
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hôpital du Jura, Delémont, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1099-108. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Provider-patient interaction in rural Cameroon--how it relates to the patient's understanding of diagnosis and prescribed drugs, the patient's concept of illness, and access to therapy
    Niklaus Daniel Labhardt
    Office of the Surgeon General Basel Stadt, Health Department Basel Stadt, Switzerland
    Patient Educ Couns 76:196-201. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Early assessment of the implementation of a national programme for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Cameroon and the effects of staff training: a survey in 70 rural health care facilities
    Niklaus Daniel Labhardt
    Office of the Surgeon General Basel Stadt, Basel Stadt, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 14:288-93. 2009
  7. pmc Task shifting to non-physician clinicians for integrated management of hypertension and diabetes in rural Cameroon: a programme assessment at two years
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:339. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Adoption of new HIV treatment guidelines and drug substitutions within first-line as a measure of quality of care in rural Lesotho: health centers and hospitals compared
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    SolidarMed, Maseru, Lesotho Seboche Hospital, Botha Bothe, Lesotho SolidarMed, Lucerne, Switzerland Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 17:1245-54. 2012
  9. pmc Should viral load thresholds be lowered?: Revisiting the WHO definition for virologic failure in patients on antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    aMedical Services and Diagnostic, Clinical Research Unit, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute bUniversity of Basel cMolecular Virology, Department Biomedicine Petersplatz, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland dSolidarMed, Swiss Organization for Health in Africa, Maseru, Lesotho eSolidarMed, Swiss Organization for Health in Africa, Luzern, Switzerland fFaculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Medicine (Baltimore) 95:e3985. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Still Far From 90-90-90: Virologic Outcomes of Children on Antiretroviral Therapy in Nurse-led Clinics in Rural Lesotho
    Daniel Puga
    From the SolidarMed, Swiss Organization for Health in Africa, Maseru, Lesotho Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Laboratory Services, Seboche Hospital, Butha Buthe, Lesotho Molecular Virology, Department of Biomedicine Petersplatz, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland SolidarMed, Swiss Organization for Health in Africa, Lucerne, Switzerland Clinical Research Unit, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute and University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 35:78-80. 2016

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  1. pmc Outcomes of antiretroviral treatment programmes in rural Lesotho: health centres and hospitals compared
    Niklaus Daniel Labhardt
    SolidarMed Lesotho, Maseru, Lesotho University Medical Clinic, Kantonsspital Baselland, Liestal, Switzerland
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:18616. 2013
    ..We compared outcomes between patients who started ART at HCs and hospitals in two rural catchment areas in Lesotho...
  2. pmc A clinical prediction score in addition to WHO criteria for anti-retroviral treatment failure in resource-limited settings--experience from Lesotho
    Niklaus Daniel Labhardt
    SolidarMed Lesotho, Seboche Hospital, Botha Bothe, Lesotho
    PLoS ONE 7:e47937. 2012
    ..To assess the positive predictive value (PPV) of a clinical score for viral failure among patients fulfilling the WHO-criteria for anti-retroviral treatment (ART) failure in rural Lesotho...
  3. doi request reprint Improved retention rates with low-cost interventions in hypertension and diabetes management in a rural African environment of nurse-led care: a cluster-randomised trial
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 16:1276-84. 2011
    ..To compare the effects of low-level facility-based interventions on patient retention rates for cardiovascular (CV) disease in an environment of task shifting and nurse-led care in rural health districts in Central Cameroon...
  4. doi request reprint Bridging the gap: how traditional healers interact with their patients. A comparative study in Cameroon
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hôpital du Jura, Delémont, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1099-108. 2010
    ..To compare traditional healers (TH) and Cameroonian representatives of Western medicine (Western providers (WP)) in terms of patient characteristics and communication patterns during the consultation in rural Cameroon...
  5. doi request reprint Provider-patient interaction in rural Cameroon--how it relates to the patient's understanding of diagnosis and prescribed drugs, the patient's concept of illness, and access to therapy
    Niklaus Daniel Labhardt
    Office of the Surgeon General Basel Stadt, Health Department Basel Stadt, Switzerland
    Patient Educ Couns 76:196-201. 2009
    ..This cross-sectional survey examines the relation between provider-patient interaction and several patient-outcomes in a rural health district in Cameroon...
  6. doi request reprint Early assessment of the implementation of a national programme for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Cameroon and the effects of staff training: a survey in 70 rural health care facilities
    Niklaus Daniel Labhardt
    Office of the Surgeon General Basel Stadt, Basel Stadt, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 14:288-93. 2009
    ..To assess the availability of equipment and the staff's knowledge to prevent Mother-To-Child Transmission (PMTCT) in rural healthcare facilities recently covered by the national PMTCT programme in Cameroon...
  7. pmc Task shifting to non-physician clinicians for integrated management of hypertension and diabetes in rural Cameroon: a programme assessment at two years
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:339. 2010
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the effectiveness of integrating care for hypertension and type 2 diabetes by task shifting to non-physician clinician (NPC) facilities in eight rural health districts in Cameroon...
  8. doi request reprint Adoption of new HIV treatment guidelines and drug substitutions within first-line as a measure of quality of care in rural Lesotho: health centers and hospitals compared
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    SolidarMed, Maseru, Lesotho Seboche Hospital, Botha Bothe, Lesotho SolidarMed, Lucerne, Switzerland Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 17:1245-54. 2012
    ..We compared the rate of adoption of these new guidelines and substitution of first-line drugs by health centers (HC) and hospitals in two catchment areas in rural Lesotho...
  9. pmc Should viral load thresholds be lowered?: Revisiting the WHO definition for virologic failure in patients on antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings
    Niklaus D Labhardt
    aMedical Services and Diagnostic, Clinical Research Unit, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute bUniversity of Basel cMolecular Virology, Department Biomedicine Petersplatz, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland dSolidarMed, Swiss Organization for Health in Africa, Maseru, Lesotho eSolidarMed, Swiss Organization for Health in Africa, Luzern, Switzerland fFaculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Medicine (Baltimore) 95:e3985. 2016
    ..Lowering the threshold to VL ≥80 copies/mL identifies a significantly higher number of patients with treatment-resistant virus and should be considered. ..
  10. doi request reprint Still Far From 90-90-90: Virologic Outcomes of Children on Antiretroviral Therapy in Nurse-led Clinics in Rural Lesotho
    Daniel Puga
    From the SolidarMed, Swiss Organization for Health in Africa, Maseru, Lesotho Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Laboratory Services, Seboche Hospital, Butha Buthe, Lesotho Molecular Virology, Department of Biomedicine Petersplatz, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland SolidarMed, Swiss Organization for Health in Africa, Lucerne, Switzerland Clinical Research Unit, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute and University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 35:78-80. 2016
    ..Viral suppression was achieved in 72% of the 191 children. No predictors for virologic outcome were found, underlining the need for routine viral load testing in resource-limited settings to achieve 90-90-90. ..