G W Rutherford

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Estimating severe coccidioidomycosis in California
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0503, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1087-90. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Three- or four- versus two-drug antiretroviral maintenance regimens for HIV infection
    G W Rutherford
    University of California, San Francisco, Prevention Sciences Group, San Francisco, California 94105 3444, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Three- or four- versus two-drug antiretroviral maintenance regimens for HIV infection
    G W Rutherford
    University of California, San Francisco, Prevention Sciences Group, 74 New Montgomery Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, California 94105 3444, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2003
  4. pmc The effect of HIV on morbidity and mortality in children with severe malarial anaemia
    Samuel Malamba
    CDC Uganda, Global AIDS Program, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 6:143. 2007
  5. pmc Risks of serious complications and death from smallpox vaccination: a systematic review of the United States experience, 1963-1968
    Tomas J Aragon
    Center for Infectious Disease Preparedness, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    BMC Public Health 3:26. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Condoms in concentrated and generalised HIV epidemics
    George W Rutherford
    Cochrane HIV AIDS Group and Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Lancet 372:275-6. 2008
  7. pmc Public health triangulation: approach and application to synthesizing data to understand national and local HIV epidemics
    George W Rutherford
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:447. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Distant sequelae of traumatic brain injury: premature mortality and intracranial neoplasms
    George W Rutherford
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Program in Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 24:468-74. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for incident HIV infection: new technology and new opportunities
    G W Rutherford
    AIDS Research Institute, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 25:S115-9. 2000
  10. pmc Medicaid managed care and public health data
    G W Rutherford
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Public Health Rep 114:225-30. 1999

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Publications36

  1. pmc Estimating severe coccidioidomycosis in California
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0503, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1087-90. 2007
    ..67 per 100,000 population. County of residence, older age, black race, male sex, HIV infection, and pregnancy were strongly associated with increased risk for hospitalization...
  2. ncbi request reprint Three- or four- versus two-drug antiretroviral maintenance regimens for HIV infection
    G W Rutherford
    University of California, San Francisco, Prevention Sciences Group, San Francisco, California 94105 3444, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Three- or four- versus two-drug antiretroviral maintenance regimens for HIV infection
    G W Rutherford
    University of California, San Francisco, Prevention Sciences Group, 74 New Montgomery Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, California 94105 3444, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2003
    ....
  4. pmc The effect of HIV on morbidity and mortality in children with severe malarial anaemia
    Samuel Malamba
    CDC Uganda, Global AIDS Program, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 6:143. 2007
    ..Malaria and HIV are common causes of mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. The effect of HIV infection on morbidity and mortality in children with severe malarial anaemia was assessed...
  5. pmc Risks of serious complications and death from smallpox vaccination: a systematic review of the United States experience, 1963-1968
    Tomas J Aragon
    Center for Infectious Disease Preparedness, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    BMC Public Health 3:26. 2003
    ..We summarized these risks for post-vaccinial encephalitis, vaccinia necrosum (progressive vaccinia), eczema vaccinatum, generalized vaccinia, and accidental infection (inadvertant autoinoculation)...
  6. doi request reprint Condoms in concentrated and generalised HIV epidemics
    George W Rutherford
    Cochrane HIV AIDS Group and Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Lancet 372:275-6. 2008
  7. pmc Public health triangulation: approach and application to synthesizing data to understand national and local HIV epidemics
    George W Rutherford
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:447. 2010
    ..While traditional intervention research and meta-analysis would be ideal sources of information for public health decision making, they are infrequently available, and often decisions can be based only on surveillance and survey data...
  8. doi request reprint Distant sequelae of traumatic brain injury: premature mortality and intracranial neoplasms
    George W Rutherford
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Program in Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 24:468-74. 2009
    ..Determine the relationship between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and premature mortality and intracranial neoplasms occurring 6 months or more after TBI...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for incident HIV infection: new technology and new opportunities
    G W Rutherford
    AIDS Research Institute, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 25:S115-9. 2000
    ..Having an HIV surveillance system that focuses on incident rather than prevalent infection should be our long-term goal...
  10. pmc Medicaid managed care and public health data
    G W Rutherford
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Public Health Rep 114:225-30. 1999
    ..Thus, there are multiple routes through which public health goals and priorities can be incorporated into managed care and can leverage the power of managed care to improve the public's health...
  11. ncbi request reprint Research in the Veterans Health Administration: the report of the Research Realignment Advisory Committee
    G W Rutherford
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Acad Med 74:773-81. 1999
    ..The committee's recommendations, some of which have already been implemented, form the basis for strengthening the VA's research enterprise and for fully integrating it within the new structure of health care delivery in the VA...
  12. pmc A meta-analysis of the effect of high weight on asthma
    V Flaherman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Arch Dis Child 91:334-9. 2006
    ..Some recent studies have postulated a causal relation between these but have lacked power to form a definitive conclusion...
  13. pmc Correlates of unprotected receptive anal intercourse among gay and bisexual men: Kampala, Uganda
    H Fisher Raymond
    HIV Epidemiology Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:677-81. 2009
    ..Programs to address risk of HIV infection among gay and bisexual men in Kampala need to address perceptions of risk among gay identified men...
  14. ncbi request reprint The public health need and present status of a vaccine for the prevention of coccidioidomycosis
    Richard Hector
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale St, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1111:259-68. 2007
    ..Efforts to select and develop a vaccine for human clinical trials are in progress...
  15. doi request reprint Using respondent-driven sampling methodology for HIV biological and behavioral surveillance in international settings: a systematic review
    Mohsen Malekinejad
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:S105-30. 2008
    ..This review has shown that RDS is an effective technique, when designed and implemented appropriately, to sample most-at-risk populations for HIV biological and behavioral surveys...
  16. ncbi request reprint Emerging HIV-1 epidemic in China in men who have sex with men
    Kyung Hee Choi
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 9410, USA
    Lancet 361:2125-6. 2003
    ..Most men older than 39 years had been married. Our findings suggest the potential for spread of HIV-1 between men who have sex with men and to their heterosexual partners...
  17. ncbi request reprint Potential deterrent effect of name-based HIV infection surveillance
    Edwin D Charlebois
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, AIDS Policy Research Center, AIDS Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:219-27. 2005
    ..This shift is of concern as confidential HIV testing is the basis of US HIV surveillance systems...
  18. ncbi request reprint International collaboration in conducting systematic reviews: the Cochrane Collaborative Review Group on HIV Infection and AIDS
    Gail E Kennedy
    AIDS Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, 94105 3444, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:S56-61. 2002
    ..Systematic reviews can play an important role in advancing evidence-based policy and practice in HIV/AIDS prevention and care...
  19. pmc Human herpesvirus 8 infection in children and adults in a population-based study in rural Uganda
    Lisa M Butler
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:625-34. 2011
    ..We examined sociodemographic, behavioral, and biological factors associated with HHV-8 infection in children and adults to determine HHV-8 seroprevalence and potential routes of transmission...
  20. ncbi request reprint Antifungal interventions for the primary prevention of cryptococcal disease in adults with HIV
    L W Chang
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 632 Diamond St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2005
    ..Cryptococcal disease is an opportunistic infection that causes significant morbidity and mortality in adults with HIV. Primary prophylaxis with antifungal interventions may decrease cryptococcal disease incidence and associated mortality...
  21. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of HIV and AIDS in the world
    Aliya Bokazhanova
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    Coll Antropol 30:3-10. 2006
    ..The public health challenge worldwide is to keep the uninfected and to treat and care for those who have already been infected...
  22. pmc A matched case-control study evaluating the effectiveness of speed humps in reducing child pedestrian injuries
    June M Tester
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:646-50. 2004
    ..We evaluated the protective effectiveness of speed humps in reducing child pedestrian injuries in residential neighborhoods...
  23. doi request reprint Developing WHO guidelines with pragmatic, structured, evidence-based processes: A case study
    L W Chang
    Cochrane HIV AIDS Group, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Glob Public Health 5:395-412. 2010
    ..Successes and challenges of the guideline development process were identified and are used to highlight current issues and debates in developing guidelines with a focus on implications for future guideline development at WHO...
  24. ncbi request reprint Gay and bisexual men in Kampala, Uganda
    Phoebe Kajubi
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:492-504. 2008
    ..Recognition of gay and bisexual men in local HIV prevention programs and education messages are urgently needed. Our study demonstrates that gay and bisexual men in Uganda are willing to identify themselves and participate in research...
  25. ncbi request reprint Opportunistic infections in hospitalized HIV-infected adults in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: a cross-sectional study
    Janice K Louie
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 15:758-61. 2004
    ..However, the usefulness of itraconazole prophylaxis for cryptococcosis and penicilliosis merits further consideration...
  26. pmc The public health impact of coccidioidomycosis in Arizona and California
    Richard F Hector
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 1200 Beale St, 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:1150-73. 2011
    ..Similarly, the inability of currently available therapeutics to reduce the duration and morbidity of this disease underscores the need for improved therapeutics and a preventive vaccine...
  27. doi request reprint Think globally, act locally, and collaborate internationally: global health sciences at the University of California, San Francisco
    Sarah B Macfarlane
    Global Health Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, and Inpatient Pediatrics, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94143 0443, USA
    Acad Med 83:173-9. 2008
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint The role of BCG in prevention of leprosy: a meta-analysis
    Maninder Singh Setia
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:162-70. 2006
    ..An additional dose of BCG may be warranted for contacts of leprosy patients in areas where leprosy continues to be a public-health problem...
  29. pmc Race, place and AIDS: the role of socioeconomic context on racial disparities in treatment and survival in San Francisco
    Michael Arnold
    Center for AIDS Prevention, University of California San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:121-8. 2009
    ....
  30. pmc Thyroid function and perchlorate in drinking water: an evaluation among California newborns, 1998
    Patricia A Buffler
    University of California, Berkeley, California, and Nemours Children s Clinic, Orlando, FL, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:798-804. 2006
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Implementation challenges to using respondent-driven sampling methodology for HIV biological and behavioral surveillance: field experiences in international settings
    Lisa Grazina Johnston
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:S131-41. 2008
    ..As RDS is increasingly used for HIV surveillance, it is important to learn from past practical, theoretical and analytical challenges to maximize the utility of this method...
  32. ncbi request reprint AIDS prevention research in low and middle-income countries: increasing the dissemination of study results in the scientific literature
    Jeffrey S Mandel
    AIDS Behav 10:S1-4. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint An archived lot of coccidioidin induces specific coccidioidal delayed-type hypersensitivity and correlates with in vitro assays of coccidioidal cellular immune response
    Neil M Ampel
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Mycopathologia 161:67-72. 2006
    ..01 for both). These data suggest that archived coccidioidin retains its potency and specificity and that in vitro test of coccidioidal immunity may have utility in the measurement of coccidioidal cellular immunity...
  34. ncbi request reprint Primary congenital hypothyroidism, newborn thyroid function, and environmental perchlorate exposure among residents of a Southern California community
    Michael A Kelsh
    Exponent, Inc, 149 Commonwealth Drive, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1116-27. 2003
    ..Age of the newborn at time of screening was the most important predictor of the TSH level. These findings suggest that residence in a community with potential perchlorate exposure has not impacted PCH rates or newborn thyroid function...
  35. ncbi request reprint Skateboard-associated injuries: participation-based estimates and injury characteristics
    Susan B Kyle
    Epidemiology and Health Statistics, Consumer Product Safety Commission, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 53:686-90. 2002
    ..Skateboard-associated injuries were evaluated over time to determine participation-based trends in injury prevalence...
  36. ncbi request reprint Nonoxynol-9 spermicide for prevention of vaginally acquired HIV and other sexually transmitted infections: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials including more than 5000 women
    David Wilkinson
    Division of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Lancet Infect Dis 2:613-7. 2002
    ..There is some evidence of harm through genital lesions. N-9 cannot be recommended for HIV and STI prevention...