Christine J McGrath
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Increased incidence of symptomatic peripheral neuropathy among adults receiving stavudine- versus zidovudine-based antiretroviral regimens in KenyaChristine J McGrath
Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
J Neurovirol 18:200-4. 2012..D4T was associated with 2.7 greater risk of PN than ZDV (adjusted hazard ratio, 2.7, P=0.009). In settings with continued d4T use, such as Africa, the effects of d4T on PN compared to ZDV should be considered when choosing ART regimens...
- The prevalence of stunting is high in HIV-1-exposed uninfected infants in KenyaChristine J McGrath
Departments of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
J Nutr 142:757-63. 2012..Because BF is the best option for HIV-1-infected mothers in resource-limited settings, nutritional interventions should be examined for their impact on growth in EU breast-fed infants...
- Younger age at HAART initiation is associated with more rapid growth reconstitutionChristine J McGrath
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
AIDS 25:345-55. 2011..The objective of this study was to determine rates and predictors of growth reconstitution among children on HAART...
- Male, mobile, and moneyed: loss to follow-up vs. transfer of care in an urban African antiretroviral treatment clinicKara G Marson
Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e78900. 2013..The purpose of this study was to analyze characteristics, reasons for transferring, and reasons for discontinuing care among patients defined as lost to follow-up (LTFU) from an antiretroviral therapy (ART) clinic in Nairobi, Kenya...
- Knowing a sexual partner is HIV-1-uninfected is associated with higher condom use among HIV-1-infected adults in KenyaSarah Benki-Nugent
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Sex Transm Dis 38:808-10. 2011..Increased condom use was associated with knowing that a partner was HIV-negative (adjusted odds ratio = 5.99; P < 0.001) versus not knowing partner's status. Partner testing may increase condom use in discordant couples...
- Implementation of free cotrimoxazole prophylaxis improves clinic retention among antiretroviral therapy-ineligible clients in KenyaPamela K Kohler
Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, 98104, USA
AIDS 25:1657-61. 2011..To determine whether implementation of free cotrimoxazole (CTX) provision was associated with improved retention among clients ineligible for antiretroviral therapy (ART) enrolled in an HIV treatment program in Kenya...
- Growth reconstitution following antiretroviral therapy and nutritional supplementation: systematic review and meta-analysisChristine J McGrath
aDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas bDepartment of Global Health cDepartment of Biostatistics dDivision of Vaccine and Infectious Diseases, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington eDepartment of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts fDepartment of Medicine gDepartment of Pediatrics hDepartment of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
AIDS 29:2009-23. 2015..As antiretroviral therapy (ART) expands for HIV-infected children, it is important to determine its impact on growth. We quantified growth and its determinants following ART in resource-limited (RLS) and developed settings...