Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seropositivity among uninfected HIV vaccine recipientsMarta Louise Ackers
HIV Vaccine Section, Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Infect Dis 187:879-86. 2003..The potential for vaccine recipients being misclassified as HIV infected increased with vaccine complexity...
- The impact of home-based HIV counseling and testing on care-seeking and incidence of common infectious disease syndromes in rural western KenyaGodfrey Bigogo
Center for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P, O, Box 1578, 40100 Kisumu, Kenya
BMC Infect Dis 14:376. 2014..However, there is little data on whether knowing one's HIV-positive status necessarily leads to uptake of HIV care, which could in turn, lead to a reduction in the prevalence of common infectious disease syndromes...
- High and persistent HIV seroincidence in men who have sex with men across 47 U.S. citiesMarta Louise Ackers
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e34972. 2012..To provide HIV seroincidence data among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States and to identify predictive factors for seroconversion...
- Comparison of HIV type 1 incidence observed during longitudinal follow-up with incidence estimated by cross-sectional analysis using the BED capture enzyme immunoassayJ Steven McDougal
Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 22:945-52. 2006..Cross-sectional HIV incidence estimation circumvents many of the drawbacks associated with longitudinal cohort studies, but there are test-specific limitations that should be considered in the design of population surveys...
- Demographic and behavioral contextual risk groups among men who have sex with men participating in a phase 3 HIV vaccine efficacy trial: implications for HIV prevention and behavioral/biomedical intervention trialsBradford N Bartholow
Vaccine Section, Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 16000 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:594-602. 2006....
- Early uptake of HIV clinical care after testing HIV-positive during home-based testing and counseling in western KenyaAmy Medley
U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, MS E04, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
AIDS Behav 17:224-34. 2013..Identification of effective strategies to increase early enrollment and retention in HIV clinical care is critical and will require coordination between testing and treatment program staff and systems...
- HIV prevention in care and treatment settings: baseline risk behaviors among HIV patients in Kenya, Namibia, and TanzaniaDaniel P Kidder
Division of Global HIV AIDS, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e57215. 2013..Baseline data from this study indicate that participants were often engaging in HIV transmission risk behaviors, which supports the need for prevention with PLHIV (PwP)...
- Generation of a consensus sequence from prevalent and incident HIV-1 infections in West Africa to guide AIDS vaccine developmentDennis L Ellenberger
HIV and Retrovirology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Virology 302:155-63. 2002..These data suggest that the consensus sequence generated from incident and prevalent infections may provide an appropriate sequence for a DNA vaccine and is largely representative of the major circulating viral strain...
- Tuberculosis among children in Kenya: epidemiology and impact of HIV in two provincesJoseph Cavanaugh
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
J Trop Pediatr 58:292-6. 2012..Poor data recording and reporting limit our understanding of TB in this age group. Expansion of HIV testing may improve survival, and more complete data recording and reporting will enhance our understanding of pediatric TB...