Jordan W Tappero

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Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Recruitment, screening and characteristics of injection drug users participating in the AIDSVAX B/E HIV vaccine trial, Bangkok, Thailand
    Suphak Vanichseni
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi
    AIDS 18:311-6. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder and depression among children in tsunami-affected areas in southern Thailand
    Warunee Thienkrua
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    JAMA 296:549-59. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Lack of increased HIV risk behavior among injection drug users participating in the AIDSVAX B/E HIV vaccine trial in Bangkok, Thailand
    Frits van Griensvan
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi
    AIDS 18:295-301. 2004
  4. pmc Blood and seminal plasma HIV-1 RNA levels among HIV-1-infected injecting drug users participating in the AIDSVAX B/E efficacy trial in Bangkok, Thailand
    Wanitchaya Kittikraisak
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:601-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint No increase in cervicovaginal proinflammatory cytokines after Carraguard use in a placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial
    Liesbeth J M Bollen
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:253-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Mental health problems among adults in tsunami-affected areas in southern Thailand
    Frits van Griensven
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    JAMA 296:537-48. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Palmtop-assisted self-interviewing for the collection of sensitive behavioral data: randomized trial with drug use urine testing
    Frits van Griensven
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Am J Epidemiol 163:271-8. 2006
  8. pmc Evaluation of a new single-parameter volumetric flow cytometer (CyFlow(green)) for enumeration of absolute CD4+ T lymphocytes in human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected Thai patients
    Kovit Pattanapanyasat
    Center of Excellence for Flow Cytometry, Office for Research and Development, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:1416-24. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The invisibility of the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men in Bangkok, Thailand
    Sombat Thanprasertsuk
    AIDS 19:1932-3. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Inconsistent condom use with steady and casual partners and associated factors among sexually-active men who have sex with men in Bangkok, Thailand
    Gordon Mansergh
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E 37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:743-51. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Recruitment, screening and characteristics of injection drug users participating in the AIDSVAX B/E HIV vaccine trial, Bangkok, Thailand
    Suphak Vanichseni
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi
    AIDS 18:311-6. 2004
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  2. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder and depression among children in tsunami-affected areas in southern Thailand
    Warunee Thienkrua
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    JAMA 296:549-59. 2006
    ..The tsunami that followed severely impacted all 6 southwestern provinces of Thailand, where approximately 20,000 children were directly affected...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lack of increased HIV risk behavior among injection drug users participating in the AIDSVAX B/E HIV vaccine trial in Bangkok, Thailand
    Frits van Griensvan
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi
    AIDS 18:295-301. 2004
    ..To determine whether HIV vaccine trial participation leads to increased risk behavior through beliefs about vaccine protection against infection...
  4. pmc Blood and seminal plasma HIV-1 RNA levels among HIV-1-infected injecting drug users participating in the AIDSVAX B/E efficacy trial in Bangkok, Thailand
    Wanitchaya Kittikraisak
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:601-8. 2009
    ..We investigated effects of vaccination with AIDSVAX B/E HIV-1 candidate vaccine on blood and seminal plasma HIV-1 RNA viral loads (BVL and SVL, respectively) in vaccine recipients (VRs) and placebo recipients (PRs) who acquired infection...
  5. ncbi request reprint No increase in cervicovaginal proinflammatory cytokines after Carraguard use in a placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial
    Liesbeth J M Bollen
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:253-7. 2008
    ..Assessment of cervicovaginal cytokine levels may be helpful to evaluate subclinical epithelial inflammation during safety evaluations of candidate microbicides...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mental health problems among adults in tsunami-affected areas in southern Thailand
    Frits van Griensven
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    JAMA 296:537-48. 2006
    ..The tsunami that followed severely affected all 6 southwestern provinces of Thailand, where 5395 individuals died, 2991 were unaccounted for, and 8457 were injured...
  7. ncbi request reprint Palmtop-assisted self-interviewing for the collection of sensitive behavioral data: randomized trial with drug use urine testing
    Frits van Griensven
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Am J Epidemiol 163:271-8. 2006
    ..The establishment of PASI noninferiority and superiority using behavioral and biologic measures suggests that PASI is a scientifically acceptable alternative for collecting sensitive behavioral data...
  8. pmc Evaluation of a new single-parameter volumetric flow cytometer (CyFlow(green)) for enumeration of absolute CD4+ T lymphocytes in human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected Thai patients
    Kovit Pattanapanyasat
    Center of Excellence for Flow Cytometry, Office for Research and Development, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:1416-24. 2005
    ..However, a multicenter comparative study is needed before this FCM machine is implemented in resource-limited settings...
  9. ncbi request reprint The invisibility of the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men in Bangkok, Thailand
    Sombat Thanprasertsuk
    AIDS 19:1932-3. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Inconsistent condom use with steady and casual partners and associated factors among sexually-active men who have sex with men in Bangkok, Thailand
    Gordon Mansergh
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E 37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:743-51. 2006
    ..18-24 years) was associated with more consistent condom use. HIV/STD risk-reduction strategies for MSM in Bangkok should clearly state sexual risk to individuals in this population...
  11. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS care and treatment in three provinces in northern Thailand before the national scale-up of highly-active antiretroviral therapy
    Sombat Thanprasertsuk
    Bureau of AIDS, TB, and STls, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:83-9. 2006
    ..Thailand's current national HAART scale-up is being performed in a setting of well-developed hospital-based services introduced over the course of the epidemic...
  12. ncbi request reprint Social harms in injecting drug users participating in the first phase III HIV vaccine trial in Thailand
    Punnee Pitisuttithum
    Vaccine Trial Centre, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 90:2442-8. 2007
    ..To study related social harms due to identification with a group of participants in an HIV-1 vaccine trial who are potentially high risk for HIV/AIDS...
  13. doi request reprint Increase in sexual risk behavior and prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis among adolescents in Northern Thailand
    Sara J Whitehead
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Sex Transm Dis 35:883-8. 2008
    ..We report findings from 2 cross-sectional surveys conducted in 1999 and 2002 among 15-to 21-year-old vocational students...
  14. ncbi request reprint Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled efficacy trial of a bivalent recombinant glycoprotein 120 HIV-1 vaccine among injection drug users in Bangkok, Thailand
    Punnee Pitisuttithum
    Department of Clinical Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    J Infect Dis 194:1661-71. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint The spread of HIV-1 subtypes B and CRF01_AE among injecting drug users in Bangkok, Thailand
    Maria Xiridou
    Municipal Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:468-75. 2007
    ..Changes in risk behavior and the introduction of treatment may alter the distribution of subtypes, but CRF01_AE should remain dominant...
  16. doi request reprint Suppressive acyclovir therapy reduces HIV cervicovaginal shedding in HIV- and HSV-2-infected women, Chiang Rai, Thailand
    Eileen F Dunne
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:77-83. 2008
    ..Herpes simplex virus type 2 infection is important in the HIV epidemic and may contribute to increased HIV transmission. We evaluated the effect of suppressive acyclovir therapy on cervicovaginal HIV-1 shedding...
  17. ncbi request reprint Frequent human leukocyte antigen class I alleles are associated with higher viral load among HIV type 1 seroconverters in Thailand
    Lily Nguyen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1318-23. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Evidence of a previously undocumented epidemic of HIV infection among men who have sex with men in Bangkok, Thailand
    Frits van Griensven
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand
    AIDS 19:521-6. 2005
    ..The HIV prevalence and associated risk behaviours in Thai men who have sex with men (MSM) are unknown. This information is crucial to inform and implement targeted preventive interventions for this population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Frequency of HIV-1 dual subtype infections, including intersubtype superinfections, among injection drug users in Bangkok, Thailand
    Dale J Hu
    Mailstop A 12, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention NCHSTP, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30330, USA
    AIDS 19:303-8. 2005
    ..To estimate the frequency and incidence of dual HIV-1 subtype infections, including superinfections, among recent seroconvertors from a cohort of injection drug users (IDUs)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk reduction in a cohort of injecting drug users in Bangkok, Thailand
    Suphak Vanichseni
    Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1170-9. 2004
    ..This study assessed whether long-term participation in interventions to reduce sexual risk behavior was associated with reduced sexual risk behavior...
  21. ncbi request reprint New HIV type 1 CRF01_AE/B recombinants displaying unique distribution of breakpoints from incident infections among injecting drug users in Thailand
    Artur Ramos
    Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 19:667-74. 2003
    ..This information will be especially important for vaccine development...
  22. ncbi request reprint Early markers of HIV-1 disease progression in a prospective cohort of seroconverters in Bangkok, Thailand: implications for vaccine trials
    Kate Buchacz
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:853-60. 2004
    ..We examined pretreatment HIV-1 viral loads and CD4 cell counts in recent HIV-1 seroconverters to inform selection of these endpoints...
  23. ncbi request reprint CCR5 promoter human haplogroups associated with HIV-1 disease progression in Thai injection drug users
    Lily Nguyen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 18:1327-33. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint HIV risk reduction in a cohort of injecting drug users in Bangkok, Thailand
    Kachit Choopanya
    Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:88-95. 2003
    ..To determine changes in risk behavior in relation to study participation among injecting drug users (IDUs) in Bangkok, Thailand...
  25. ncbi request reprint Assessment of bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccine reaction in HIV-exposed Thai infants
    Kulkanya Chokephaibulkit
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1016-8. 2007
    ..No scar was discernible in 12 (12.4%) of 97 HIV-infected infants and 20 (2.1%) of 961 uninfected infants (relative risk, 5.9; 95% confidence interval, 3.0-11.8). This difference may reflect poorer immunogenicity in HIV-infected infants...
  26. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of antimycobacterial drugs in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in Botswana
    Jordan W Tappero
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:461-9. 2005
    ..We conducted a pharmacokinetic study of antimycobacterial drugs involving a cohort of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) in Gaborone, Botswana, to assess the prevalence of and risk factors for low drug concentrations in serum...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pathology and causes of death in a series of human immunodeficiency virus-positive and -negative pediatric referral hospital admissions in Botswana
    Naseem A Ansari
    BOTUSA Project, Gaborone, Botswana
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:43-7. 2003
    ..Little is known about causes of death among children seriously affected by the AIDS epidemic in southern African countries...
  28. pmc Antiretroviral therapy during tuberculosis treatment and marked reduction in death rate of HIV-infected patients, Thailand
    Somsak Akksilp
    Ministry of Public Health, Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1001-7. 2007
    ..1-0.5), adjusting for CD4 count, smear status, co-trimoxazole use, and treatment facility. ART is associated with a substantial reduction in deaths during TB treatment for HIV-infected TB patients in Thailand...
  29. doi request reprint Performance of the BACTEC MGIT 960 compared with solid media for detection of Mycobacterium in Bangkok, Thailand
    La Ong Srisuwanvilai
    Health Laboratory Division, Department of Health, Bangkok Metropolitan Health Administration, Bangkok, Thailand 10330
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:402-7. 2008
    ..Of 1417 isolates detected by at least 1 media, 1255 (86%) were identified as MTB and 162 (11%) NTM. MGIT improved speed and sensitivity of MTB isolation and drug susceptibility testing, regardless of HIV status...
  30. doi request reprint Maternal herpes simplex virus type 2 coinfection increases the risk of perinatal HIV transmission: possibility to further decrease transmission?
    Liesbeth Jm Bollen
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    AIDS 22:1169-76. 2008
    ..To evaluate the association between maternal herpes simplex virus type 2 seropositivity and genital herpes simplex virus type 2 shedding with perinatal HIV transmission...
  31. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of Bartonella henselae infection in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients and their cat contacts, using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis and genotyping
    Chao Chin Chang
    Department of Public Health, China Medical College, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Infect Dis 186:1733-9. 2002
    ..These results corroborate the major role of cats in the transmission of B. henselae to humans and suggest that B. henselae genotypes may induce different pathological features in HIV-infected patients...
  32. pmc Evaluating the potential impact of the new Global Plan to Stop TB: Thailand, 2004-2005
    Jay K Varma
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 85:586-92. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate these strategies in Thailand using data from the Thailand TB Active Surveillance Network, a demonstration project begun in 2004...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Bartonella infection among human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with fever
    Jane E Koehler
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:559-66. 2003
    ..03 for both). The prevalence of Bartonella infection among patients with late-stage HIV infection and unexplained fever is much greater than has previously been documented...
  34. ncbi request reprint Interpretation of genital findings in microbicide safety trials: review of the 'Photo Atlas for Microbicide Evaluation'
    Liesbeth J M Bollen
    Thailand MOPH U S CDC Collaboration, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:S156-9. 2004
    ..Efforts will continue to standardize colposcopy until more accurate and objective methods become available to assess the safety of candidate microbicides...
  35. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus (HPV) detection among human immunodeficiency virus-infected pregnant Thai women: implications for future HPV immunization
    Liesbeth J M Bollen
    Thailand MOPH US CDC Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Rajavithi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand, and Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:259-64. 2006
    ..Prophylactic vaccines targeting HPV types 16 and 18 are being evaluated for efficacy among young women...
  36. ncbi request reprint Screening HIV-infected women for cervical cancer in Thailand: findings from a demonstration project
    Pachara Sirivongrangson
    STI Division, Bureau of AIDS, TB and STIs, Thai Ministry of Public Health MOPH, Bangkok, Thailand
    Sex Transm Dis 34:104-7. 2007
    ..We screened HIV-infected women for cervical cancer as a component of HIV care and assessed high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer prevalence...
  37. ncbi request reprint Preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission: the first year of Thailand's national program
    Pornsinee Amornwichet
    Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health, Tivanon Road, Nonthaburi, 11000, Thailand
    JAMA 288:245-8. 2002
    ..Each year in Thailand, about 10,000 children are born at risk for mother-to-child human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission. In 2000, Thailand implemented a national program to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission...
  38. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted infection services as a component of HIV care: findings of a demonstration project among HIV-infected women in Thailand
    Pachara Sirivongrangson
    Sexually Transmitted Infection Division, Bureau of AIDS, Tuberculosis, and STIs, Thai Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:671-4. 2006
    ..We provided STI services for HIV-infected women as a component of HIV care and assessed STI prevalence and risk behaviors...
  39. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of Carraguard vaginal gel use among Thai couples
    Sara J Whitehead
    National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STDs, and Tuberculosis Prevention proposed, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    AIDS 20:2141-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the acceptability of candidate microbicide Carraguard among couples participating in a safety trial...
  40. ncbi request reprint HIV type 1 incidence estimates by detection of recent infection from a cross-sectional sampling of injection drug users in Bangkok: use of the IgG capture BED enzyme immunoassay
    Dale J Hu
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention and Division of AIDS, STD, TB Laboratory Research, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 19:727-30. 2003
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  41. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with non-disclosure of HIV infection status of new mothers in Bangkok
    Natapakwa Skunodom
    Thailand MOPH US CDC Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:690-703. 2006
    ..Despite high rates of disclosure by 1 month, 22.6% of women still had not disclosed their HIV status to their partners by 4 months. The benefits of disclosure warrant effective interventions targeted at women at risk for non-disclosure...
  42. ncbi request reprint Respondent-driven sampling to assess characteristics and estimate the number of injection drug users in Bangkok, Thailand
    Wantanee Wattana
    Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:228-33. 2007
    ..As Thailand moves to strengthen HIV prevention and care programs for Bangkok IDUs, information on current patterns of drug use and an estimate of the size and composition of the IDU population are essential...