Kathryn Stinson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Integration of antiretroviral therapy services into antenatal care increases treatment initiation during pregnancy: a cohort study
    Kathryn Stinson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e63328. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Coverage of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission program in the Western Cape, South Africa using cord blood surveillance
    Kathryn Stinson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:199-204. 2012
  3. pmc Health care providers' attitudes towards termination of pregnancy: a qualitative study in South Africa
    Jane Harries
    Women s Health Research Unit, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory, 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 9:296. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Has the phasing out of stavudine in accordance with changes in WHO guidelines led to a decrease in single-drug substitutions in first-line antiretroviral therapy for HIV in sub-Saharan Africa?
    Alana T Brennan
    aDepartment of Global Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA bHealth Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa cDepartment of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA dCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa eDepartment of Infectious Diseases, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern fInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland gThe Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town hDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Academic Hospital, Cape Town iAfrica Center for Health and Population Studies, University of Kwazulu Natal jKheth Impilo AIDS Free Living, Cape Town kDepartment of Health, Provincial Government of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa lCenter for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia mIndiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis nRichard M Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA oINSERM U1027,
    AIDS 31:147-157. 2017
  5. pmc Has the phasing out of stavudine in accordance with changes in WHO guidelines led to a decrease in single-drug substitutions in first-line antiretroviral therapy for HIV in sub-Saharan Africa?
    Alana T Brennan
    aDepartment of Global Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA bHealth Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa cDepartment of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA dCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa eDepartment of Infectious Diseases, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern fInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland gThe Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town hDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Academic Hospital, Cape Town iAfrica Center for Health and Population Studies, University of Kwazulu Natal jKheth Impilo AIDS Free Living, Cape Town kDepartment of Health, Provincial Government of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa lCenter for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia mIndiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis nRichard M Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA oINSERM U1027,
    AIDS 31:147-157. 2017
  6. pmc CD4 count at antiretroviral therapy initiation and the risk of loss to follow-up: results from a multicentre cohort study
    Anna Grimsrud
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Epidemiol Community Health 70:549-55. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Reducing CD4 Monitoring in Children on Antiretroviral Therapy With Virologic Suppression
    Mary Ann Davies
    From the Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa HIV AIDS Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland Tygerberg Academic Hospital, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa Médecins Sans Frontières, Khayelitsha, South Africa McCord Hospital, Durban, South Africa Hlabisa HIV Program, South Africa Empilweni Services and Research Unit, Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Gugulethu HIV Program, Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Maternal and Pediatric Infectious Disease Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NICHD, Bethesda, Maryland and Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 34:1361-4. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy among pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa
    Kathryn Stinson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 15:825-32. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Clinician compliance with laboratory monitoring and prescribing guidelines in HIV-1-infected patients receiving tenofovir
    Reneé de Waal
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 106:52-3. 2016
  10. pmc Age in antiretroviral therapy programmes in South Africa: a retrospective, multicentre, observational cohort study
    Morna Cornell
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, Cape Town, South Africa Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Cape Town, South Africa Electronic address
    Lancet HIV 2:e368-75. 2015

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Publications17

  1. pmc Integration of antiretroviral therapy services into antenatal care increases treatment initiation during pregnancy: a cohort study
    Kathryn Stinson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e63328. 2013
    ..The separation of services for antenatal care (ANC) and ART may hinder antenatal ART initiation. We evaluated ART initiation during pregnancy under different service delivery models in Cape Town, South Africa...
  2. doi request reprint Coverage of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission program in the Western Cape, South Africa using cord blood surveillance
    Kathryn Stinson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:199-204. 2012
    ..Routine monitoring systems based on service data and limited to women on the PMTCT program may overestimate intervention coverage at multiple points along this cascade...
  3. pmc Health care providers' attitudes towards termination of pregnancy: a qualitative study in South Africa
    Jane Harries
    Women s Health Research Unit, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory, 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 9:296. 2009
    ..Exploring the factors which determine health care providers' involvement or disengagement in abortion services may facilitate improvement in the planning and provision of future services...
  4. ncbi request reprint Has the phasing out of stavudine in accordance with changes in WHO guidelines led to a decrease in single-drug substitutions in first-line antiretroviral therapy for HIV in sub-Saharan Africa?
    Alana T Brennan
    aDepartment of Global Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA bHealth Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa cDepartment of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA dCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa eDepartment of Infectious Diseases, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern fInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland gThe Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town hDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Academic Hospital, Cape Town iAfrica Center for Health and Population Studies, University of Kwazulu Natal jKheth Impilo AIDS Free Living, Cape Town kDepartment of Health, Provincial Government of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa lCenter for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia mIndiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis nRichard M Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA oINSERM U1027,
    AIDS 31:147-157. 2017
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  5. pmc Has the phasing out of stavudine in accordance with changes in WHO guidelines led to a decrease in single-drug substitutions in first-line antiretroviral therapy for HIV in sub-Saharan Africa?
    Alana T Brennan
    aDepartment of Global Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA bHealth Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa cDepartment of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA dCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa eDepartment of Infectious Diseases, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern fInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland gThe Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town hDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Academic Hospital, Cape Town iAfrica Center for Health and Population Studies, University of Kwazulu Natal jKheth Impilo AIDS Free Living, Cape Town kDepartment of Health, Provincial Government of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa lCenter for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia mIndiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis nRichard M Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA oINSERM U1027,
    AIDS 31:147-157. 2017
    ....
  6. pmc CD4 count at antiretroviral therapy initiation and the risk of loss to follow-up: results from a multicentre cohort study
    Anna Grimsrud
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Epidemiol Community Health 70:549-55. 2016
    ..Antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation is now recommended irrespective of CD4 count. However data on the relationship between CD4 count at ART initiation and loss to follow-up (LTFU) are limited and conflicting...
  7. doi request reprint Reducing CD4 Monitoring in Children on Antiretroviral Therapy With Virologic Suppression
    Mary Ann Davies
    From the Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa HIV AIDS Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland Tygerberg Academic Hospital, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa Médecins Sans Frontières, Khayelitsha, South Africa McCord Hospital, Durban, South Africa Hlabisa HIV Program, South Africa Empilweni Services and Research Unit, Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Gugulethu HIV Program, Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Maternal and Pediatric Infectious Disease Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NICHD, Bethesda, Maryland and Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 34:1361-4. 2015
    ..Ongoing CD4 monitoring in patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) with viral suppression has been questioned. We evaluated the probability of CD4 decline in children with viral suppression and CD4 recovery after 1 year on ART...
  8. doi request reprint Initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy among pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa
    Kathryn Stinson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 15:825-32. 2010
    ..To investigate highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) initiation among pregnant women and the optimum model of service delivery for integrating HAART services into antenatal care...
  9. doi request reprint Clinician compliance with laboratory monitoring and prescribing guidelines in HIV-1-infected patients receiving tenofovir
    Reneé de Waal
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 106:52-3. 2016
    ....
  10. pmc Age in antiretroviral therapy programmes in South Africa: a retrospective, multicentre, observational cohort study
    Morna Cornell
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, Cape Town, South Africa Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Cape Town, South Africa Electronic address
    Lancet HIV 2:e368-75. 2015
    ..We explored the effect of age on mortality of patients on ART in South Africa and whether this effect is mediated by baseline immunological status...
  11. doi request reprint Implementation and Operational Research: Risk Charts to Guide Targeted HIV-1 Viral Load Monitoring of ART: Development and Validation in Patients From Resource-Limited Settings
    Manuel Koller
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Kheth Impilo, Cape Town, South Africa Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia Aurum Institute for Health Research, Johannesburg, South Africa Gugulethu ART Programme and Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Academic Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa Médecins Sans Frontières, Khayelitsha, Cape Town, South Africa Sinikithemba Clinic, McCord Hospital, Durban, South Africa Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa Health Economics and Epidemiology Research Office, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Center for Global Health and Development and Department of Epidemiology, Boston University, Boston, MA Biostatistics and Databases Program, The Kirby Institute, Faculty of Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia and Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 70:e110-9. 2015
    ..HIV-1 RNA viral load (VL) testing is recommended to monitor antiretroviral therapy (ART) but not available in many resource-limited settings. We developed and validated CD4-based risk charts to guide targeted VL testing...
  12. pmc The contribution of maternal HIV seroconversion during late pregnancy and breastfeeding to mother-to-child transmission of HIV
    Leigh F Johnson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:417-25. 2012
    ....
  13. pmc Linkage of HIV-infected infants from diagnosis to antiretroviral therapy services across the Western Cape, South Africa
    Nei Yuan Hsiao
    Division of Virology, University of Cape Town and National Health Laboratory Service, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e55308. 2013
    ..Although South Africa has a national EID programme based on PCR testing, there are no population-wide data on the linkage of infants testing HIV PCR-positive to HIV care and treatment services...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acceptability, feasibility and impact of routine screening to detect undiagnosed HIV infection in 17 - 24-month-old children in the western sub-district of Cape Town
    Michael Levin
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:245-8. 2012
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Pregnant women's experiences of male partner involvement in the context of prevention of mother-to-child transmission in Khayelitsha, South Africa
    Kirsty Brittain
    a School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 27:1020-4. 2015
    ..MPI should remain a priority intervention in PMTCT programmes, and increased efforts should be made to promote MPI in PMTCT...
  16. pmc Outcomes of Infants Starting Antiretroviral Therapy in Southern Africa, 2004-2012
    Mireille Porter
    School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa MMed Paeds and Child Health UNZA, Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia Tygerberg Academic Hospital and Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa Lighthouse Trust Clinic, Lilongwe, Malawi Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute Wits RHI, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Empilweni Services and Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Médecins Sans Frontières, Khayelitsha and School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Gugulethu Community Health Centre and Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Newlands Clinic, Harare, Zimbabwe Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland McCord Hospital, Durban, South Africa and Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 69:593-601. 2015
    ..There are limited published data on the outcomes of infants starting antiretroviral therapy (ART) in routine care in Southern Africa. This study aimed to examine the baseline characteristics and outcomes of infants initiating ART...
  17. doi request reprint Barriers to initiating antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy: a qualitative study of women attending services in Cape Town, South Africa
    Kathryn Stinson
    a School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Falmouth Building, Observatory, 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
    Afr J AIDS Res 11:65-73. 2012
    ..Focused interventions are required to address the psychosocial barriers to ART uptake and the linkages to care for pregnant HIV-positive women. ..