Salome Charalambous

Summary

Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc "That is why I stopped the ART": patients' & providers' perspectives on barriers to and enablers of HIV treatment adherence in a South African workplace programme
    Mison Dahab
    Clinical Research Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:63. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Persistent radiological changes following miliary tuberculosis in miners exposed to silica dust
    S Charalambous
    Aurum Health Research, Welkom, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:1044-50. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and chronic chest disease as risk factors for bacterial pneumonia: a case-control study
    Salome Charalambous
    Aurum Health Research, Welkom, South Africa
    AIDS 17:1531-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and acceptability of a specialist clinical service for HIV-infected mineworkers in South Africa
    S Charalambous
    Aurum Health Research, Welkom, South Africa
    AIDS Care 16:47-56. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of secondary isoniazid preventive therapy among HIV-infected Southern Africans: time to change policy?
    Gavin J Churchyard
    Aurum Health Research, Welkom, South Africa
    AIDS 17:2063-70. 2003
  6. pmc Antiretroviral therapy using zidovudine, lamivudine, and efavirenz in South Africa: tolerability and clinical events
    Christopher J Hoffmann
    Aurum Institute for Health Research, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 22:67-74. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a workplace HIV treatment programme in South Africa
    Salome Charalambous
    Aurum Institute for Health Research, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 21:S73-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Hepatotoxicity in an African antiretroviral therapy cohort: the effect of tuberculosis and hepatitis B
    Christopher J Hoffmann
    Aurum Institute for Health Research, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 21:1301-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of routine isoniazid preventive therapy on tuberculosis incidence among HIV-infected men in South Africa: a novel randomized incremental recruitment study
    Alison D Grant
    Clinical Research Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    JAMA 293:2719-25. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Does tuberculosis increase HIV load?
    John H Day
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 190:1677-84. 2004

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Publications15

  1. pmc "That is why I stopped the ART": patients' & providers' perspectives on barriers to and enablers of HIV treatment adherence in a South African workplace programme
    Mison Dahab
    Clinical Research Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:63. 2008
    ..This qualitative study examines potential barriers to, and facilitators of, adherence to ART in a workplace programme in South Africa...
  2. ncbi request reprint Persistent radiological changes following miliary tuberculosis in miners exposed to silica dust
    S Charalambous
    Aurum Health Research, Welkom, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:1044-50. 2001
    ..Silicosis leads to increased susceptibility to tuberculosis, but it has also been suggested that tuberculosis may interact with intra-pulmonary silica to exacerbate fibrotic lung disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and chronic chest disease as risk factors for bacterial pneumonia: a case-control study
    Salome Charalambous
    Aurum Health Research, Welkom, South Africa
    AIDS 17:1531-7. 2003
    ..To investigate risk factors for severe acute pneumonia in South African gold miners...
  4. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and acceptability of a specialist clinical service for HIV-infected mineworkers in South Africa
    S Charalambous
    Aurum Health Research, Welkom, South Africa
    AIDS Care 16:47-56. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of secondary isoniazid preventive therapy among HIV-infected Southern Africans: time to change policy?
    Gavin J Churchyard
    Aurum Health Research, Welkom, South Africa
    AIDS 17:2063-70. 2003
    ..To determine the efficacy of secondary preventive therapy against tuberculosis (TB) among gold miners working in South Africa...
  6. pmc Antiretroviral therapy using zidovudine, lamivudine, and efavirenz in South Africa: tolerability and clinical events
    Christopher J Hoffmann
    Aurum Institute for Health Research, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 22:67-74. 2008
    ..To describe the safety and tolerability of zidovudine, lamivudine, and efavirenz in a low-income setting...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a workplace HIV treatment programme in South Africa
    Salome Charalambous
    Aurum Institute for Health Research, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 21:S73-8. 2007
    ..To review the experience of implementing a workplace HIV care programme in South Africa and describe treatment outcomes in sequential cohorts of individuals starting antiretroviral therapy (ART)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hepatotoxicity in an African antiretroviral therapy cohort: the effect of tuberculosis and hepatitis B
    Christopher J Hoffmann
    Aurum Institute for Health Research, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 21:1301-8. 2007
    ..Hepatotoxicity is a significant complication of antiretroviral therapy (ART). We assessed the incidence of and risk factors for hepatotoxicity among HIV-infected individuals on ART in South Africa...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of routine isoniazid preventive therapy on tuberculosis incidence among HIV-infected men in South Africa: a novel randomized incremental recruitment study
    Alison D Grant
    Clinical Research Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    JAMA 293:2719-25. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Does tuberculosis increase HIV load?
    John H Day
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 190:1677-84. 2004
    ..The effect that tuberculosis (TB) has on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease progression is not clearly understood...
  11. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus and the prevalence of undiagnosed tuberculosis in African gold miners
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:673-9. 2004
    ..The difference in mean duration of smear positivity was particularly marked and, if generalizable, will have major implications for TB control prospects in high HIV prevalence areas...
  12. ncbi request reprint Stable incidence rates of tuberculosis (TB) among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-negative South African gold miners during a decade of epidemic HIV-associated TB
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 188:1156-63. 2003
    ..94, for 1995-1997, 0.96, for 1998-1999, and 1.05, for 1999-2000. Preventing a secondary epidemic of TB among HIV-negative individuals may be achievable with conventional means, even in settings with a high burden of HIV-associated TB...
  13. pmc Risk factors for poor virological outcome at 12 months in a workplace-based antiretroviral therapy programme in South Africa: a cohort study
    Katherine L Fielding
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Infect Dis 8:93. 2008
    ..Reasons for the variation in reported treatment outcomes from antiretroviral therapy (ART) programmes in developing countries are not clearly defined...
  14. ncbi request reprint Use of traditional medicine by HIV-infected individuals in South Africa in the era of antiretroviral therapy
    Dale A Babb
    Clinical Research Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Psychol Health Med 12:314-20. 2007
    ..Concomitant use with ART has the potential for drug interactions and should be discussed routinely in ART counselling. Further work is warranted to investigate whether commonly used traditional medicines interact with ART in vivo...
  15. pmc Attitudes to directly observed antiretroviral treatment in a workplace HIV care programme in South Africa
    Liesl S Page-Shipp
    Aragon Consulting, Craighall, South Africa
    Sex Transm Infect 83:383-6. 2007
    ..To investigate attitudes to directly observed antiretroviral therapy (DOT ART) among HIV infected adults attending a workplace HIV care programme in South Africa...