Affiliation: Georgetown University
- Effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy and its adherence on herpes zoster incidence: a longitudinal cohort studyChenglong Liu
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, 2115 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Suite 130, Washington, DC 20007, USA
AIDS Res Ther 10:34. 2013..Herpes zoster (HZ) is common among HIV-infected individuals, but the impacts of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) and HAART adherence on HZ risk have not been well studied...
- Assessing the effect of HAART on change in quality of life among HIV-infected womenChenglong Liu
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
AIDS Res Ther 3:6. 2006..The impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on health-related quality of life (QOL) of HIV-1 infected individuals in large prospective cohorts has not been well studied...
- Short-term garlic supplementation and highly active antiretroviral treatment adherence, CD4+ cell counts, and human immunodeficiency virus viral loadChenglong Liu
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Altern Ther Health Med 18:18-22. 2012..Researchers rarely have studied garlic's association with antiretroviral therapies, however, even though that association is very relevant clinically...
- The identification of unique serum proteins of HIV-1 latently infected long-term non-progressor patientsRachel Van Duyne
George Mason University, Department of Molecular and Microbiology, National Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases, Manassas, VA 20110, USA
AIDS Res Ther 7:21. 2010..The utilization of proteomic techniques to globally identify differentially expressed serum proteins in response to HIV-1 infection is a significant undertaking that is complicated due to the innate protein profile of human serum...
- Disclosure of complementary and alternative medicine use to health care providers among HIV-infected womenChenglong Liu
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, Washington, D C 20007, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:965-71. 2009..Interventions targeted towards both physicians and patients may enhance communication of CAM use, avoid potential adverse events and drug interactions, and enhance HAART adherence...
- Sexual serosorting among women with or at risk of HIV infectionChenglong Liu
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, 2233 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 214, Washington, DC 20007, USA
AIDS Behav 15:9-15. 2011..Our analyses suggest that serosorting is occurring among both HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women in this cohort...
- An investigation of the possible interaction between the use of Vitamin C and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) adherence and effectiveness in treated HIV+ womenDaniel Merenstein
Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, United States
Complement Ther Med 20:222-7. 2012..Women served as their own controls, comparing periods of Vitamin C usage with periods of non-usage...
- Association of complementary and alternative medicine use with highly active antiretroviral therapy initiationDaniel Merenstein
Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Altern Ther Health Med 14:18-22. 2008....
- Impacts of HIV infection and HAART use on quality of lifeChenglong Liu
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Qual Life Res 15:941-9. 2006..Changes in QOL related to the use of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) have been inconsistent and it is unknown how QOL after HAART compares to pre-infection levels...
- Relationship between complementary/alternative treatment use and illicit drug use among a cohort of women with, or at risk for, HIV infectionDaniel J Merenstein
Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
J Altern Complement Med 16:989-93. 2010..Based on previous research, it was hypothesized that CAM use may decrease substance use...
- Single-nucleotide polymorphisms in TrkB and risk for depression: findings from the women's interagency HIV studyValeriya Avdoshina
Departments of Neuroscience and Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY Departments of Medicine, Stroger Hospital and Rush University, Chicago, IL Departments of Neurology and Pathology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Departments of Neurology Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and Biomathematics Psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC and Collaborative for Research on Outcomes and Metrics, Department of Neurology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:138-41. 2013..This mutation explains 0.8% and 4.4% of the variability for the absence of depression in African Americans and Caucasians, respectively...
- Insomnia symptoms and HIV infection among participants in the Women's Interagency HIV StudyGirardin Jean-Louis
Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203 2098, USA
Sleep 35:131-7. 2012..This study assessed the prevalence of insomnia symptoms among women with and without HIV-infection and examined factors associated with insomnia...
- Predictors for lower quality of life in the HAART era among HIV-infected menChenglong Liu
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:470-7. 2006..Modifiable determinants of lower QOL should be identified for interventions specifically targeted to the HAART-using individuals to improve their QOL...
- A single-nucleotide polymorphism in CYP2B6 leads to >3-fold increases in efavirenz concentrations in plasma and hair among HIV-infected womenMonica Gandhi
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Infect Dis 206:1453-61. 2012..We analyzed numerous genetic and nongenetic factors impacting short-term and long-term exposure in a large heterogeneous population of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected women...
- Trajectory analyses of virologic outcomes reflecting community-based HIV treatment in Washington DC 1994-2012Joanne Michelle F Ocampo
The Office of the Senior Vice President for Research, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
BMC Public Health 15:1277. 2015..We used eighteen years of virologic outcomes in a long-standing cohort of women to describe longitudinal viral load trajectories; and examine factors associated with sustained viremia and mortality...
- Association of markers of hemostasis with death in HIV-infected womenElizabeth Kiefer
John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY State University at Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY Stroger Hospital and Rush University, Chicago, IL John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Georgetown University, Washington, DC Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA University of Vermont, Burlington, VT and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 67:287-94. 2014..Given longer survival on highly active antiretroviral therapy, further studies of these markers are needed to determine their prognostic value. ..
- Persistent GB virus C infection and survival in HIV-infected menCarolyn F Williams
Epidemiology Branch, Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD, USA
N Engl J Med 350:981-90. 2004..Previous studies did not control for differences in the duration of HIV or GBV-C infection...
- Reduced neural specificity in middle-aged HIV+ women in the absence of behavioral deficitsChenglong Liu
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Neuroimage Clin 8:667-75. 2015....
- Transmitted HIV Drug Resistance Is High and Longstanding in Metropolitan Washington, DCSeble G Kassaye
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, Washington D C
Clin Infect Dis 63:836-43. 2016..9% among African Americans. Antiretrovirals (ARTs) are the cornerstone for treatment and prevention. Monitoring changes in transmitted drug resistance (TDR) is critical for effective HIV care...
- HIV-1 decreases the levels of neurotrophins in human lymphocytesValeriya Avdoshina
Department of Neuroscience, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
AIDS 25:1126-8. 2011..Our results support the hypothesis that reduced levels of BDNF may be a risk factor for T-cell apoptosis and for neurological complications associated with HIV-1 infection...