Marcel Yotebieng

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of consistent condom use on 6-month prevalence of bacterial vaginosis varies by baseline BV status
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 14:480-6. 2009
  2. pmc Correlates of condom use among sexually experienced secondary-school male students in Nairobi, Kenya
    M Yotebieng
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    SAHARA J 6:9-16. 2009
  3. pmc Six-month gain in weight, height, and CD4 predict subsequent antiretroviral treatment responses in HIV-infected South African children
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS 24:139-46. 2010
  4. pmc Effect on mortality and virological response of delaying antiretroviral therapy initiation in children receiving tuberculosis treatment
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    AIDS 24:1341-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Quantification of CD4 responses to combined antiretroviral therapy over 5 years among HIV-infected children in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Andrew Edmonds
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, McGavran Greenberg Hall, CB 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:90-8. 2012
  6. pmc Conditional cash transfers improve retention in PMTCT services by mitigating the negative effect of not having money to come to the clinic
    Marcel Yotebieng
    1 The Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Columbus, OH 2 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, NC 3 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Health Behavior, Chapel Hill, NC 4 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Health Policy and Management, Chapel Hill, NC 5 The University of Kinshasa, School of Public Health, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo 6 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Social Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr . 2016
  7. pmc Conditional Cash Transfers to Increase Retention in PMTCT Care, Antiretroviral Adherence, and Postpartum Virological Suppression: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Departments of Epidemiology Health Policy and Management Health Behavior, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC The University of Kinshasa, School of Public Health, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo and Department of Social Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 72:S124-9. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Integration and task shifting for TB/HIV care and treatment in highly resource-scarce settings: one size may not fit all
    Annelies Van Rie
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC and School of Public Health, University of Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:e110-7. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of baseline immune suppression on growth recovery in HIV positive South African children receiving antiretroviral treatment
    Lydia Feinstein
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:235-42. 2012
  10. pmc Exclusive Breastfeeding and Clinical Malaria Risk in 6-Month-Old Infants: A Cross-Sectional Study from Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Nicholas F Brazeau
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 95:827-830. 2016

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Publications19

  1. pmc Effect of consistent condom use on 6-month prevalence of bacterial vaginosis varies by baseline BV status
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 14:480-6. 2009
    ..BV recurrence is common. To explore whether consistent condom use was associated with BV occurrence or recurrence, we compared the effect of condom use on BV prevalence after 6 months, among women with and without BV at baseline...
  2. pmc Correlates of condom use among sexually experienced secondary-school male students in Nairobi, Kenya
    M Yotebieng
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    SAHARA J 6:9-16. 2009
    ..76 times. Interventions to increase awareness about the role of condoms in preventing HIV, delay sexual initiation, and teach proper condom use among secondary-school students in Nairobi are needed...
  3. pmc Six-month gain in weight, height, and CD4 predict subsequent antiretroviral treatment responses in HIV-infected South African children
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS 24:139-46. 2010
    ..Construct percentile curves for 6-month gain in weight, height, CD4 cell count, and CD4 percentage (CD4%) in children initiating ART, and to assess the association between lower percentiles and subsequent ART responses...
  4. pmc Effect on mortality and virological response of delaying antiretroviral therapy initiation in children receiving tuberculosis treatment
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    AIDS 24:1341-9. 2010
    ..To estimate the effect of delaying antiretroviral treatment (ART) for 15, 30, or 60 days after tuberculosis (TB) treatment initiation on mortality and virological suppression...
  5. doi request reprint Quantification of CD4 responses to combined antiretroviral therapy over 5 years among HIV-infected children in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Andrew Edmonds
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, McGavran Greenberg Hall, CB 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:90-8. 2012
    ..We sought to describe this relationship...
  6. pmc Conditional cash transfers improve retention in PMTCT services by mitigating the negative effect of not having money to come to the clinic
    Marcel Yotebieng
    1 The Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Columbus, OH 2 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, NC 3 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Health Behavior, Chapel Hill, NC 4 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Health Policy and Management, Chapel Hill, NC 5 The University of Kinshasa, School of Public Health, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo 6 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Social Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr . 2016
    ..To elucidate the mechanisms by which a cash incentive intervention increases retention in prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) services...
  7. pmc Conditional Cash Transfers to Increase Retention in PMTCT Care, Antiretroviral Adherence, and Postpartum Virological Suppression: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Departments of Epidemiology Health Policy and Management Health Behavior, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC The University of Kinshasa, School of Public Health, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo and Department of Social Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 72:S124-9. 2016
    ..However, whether women who receive incentives to attend clinic visits are as adherent to antiretrovirals (ARV) as those who do not was unknown...
  8. doi request reprint Integration and task shifting for TB/HIV care and treatment in highly resource-scarce settings: one size may not fit all
    Annelies Van Rie
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC and School of Public Health, University of Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:e110-7. 2014
    ..The effectiveness of CD4-stratified ART initiation in a nurse-centered, integrated TB/HIV program at primary care in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, was assessed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of baseline immune suppression on growth recovery in HIV positive South African children receiving antiretroviral treatment
    Lydia Feinstein
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:235-42. 2012
    ..Growth failure is common among children infected with HIV. The degree of growth recovery and its determinants in children initiating combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) are not well understood...
  10. pmc Exclusive Breastfeeding and Clinical Malaria Risk in 6-Month-Old Infants: A Cross-Sectional Study from Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Nicholas F Brazeau
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 95:827-830. 2016
    ..EBF was associated with a reduced risk of clinical malaria (odds ratio = 0.13; 95% confidence interval = 0.00-0.80), suggesting a protective effect of EBF against malaria...
  11. pmc The effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy on the survival of HIV-infected children in a resource-deprived setting: a cohort study
    Andrew Edmonds
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS Med 8:e1001044. 2011
    ..Because most pediatric HIV occurs in low- and middle-income countries, our objective was to provide a first estimate of this effect among children living in a resource-deprived setting...
  12. pmc Fertility desires, unmet need for family planning, and unwanted pregnancies among HIV-infected women in care in Kinshasa, DR Congo
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Columbus, OH University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, NC
    Pan Afr Med J 20:235. 2015
    ..We assessed the fertility desires, utilization of family planning (FP) methods, and incidence of pregnancies among HIV-infected women receiving care in an HIV clinic with an onsite FP services in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo...
  13. doi request reprint Conditional cash transfers and uptake of and retention in prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission care: a randomised controlled trial
    Marcel Yotebieng
    The Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Columbus, OH, USA The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Electronic address
    Lancet HIV 3:e85-93. 2016
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  14. pmc High completion of isoniazid preventive therapy among HIV-infected children and adults in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Marcel Yotebieng
    aThe Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Columbus, Ohio bThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA cThe University of Kinshasa, School of Public Health dDirection of Diseases 4th Direction, Ministry of Health, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo eThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS 29:2055-7. 2015
    ..6% (408/470) of the children and 88.2% (1129/1280) of the adults with an IPT outcome completed their therapy. Patients on antiretroviral therapy at IPT initiation were more likely to complete IPT. ..
  15. pmc Impact of WHO 2010 Guidelines on Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation among Patients with HIV-Associated Tuberculosis in Clinics with and without Onsite HIV Services in the Democratic Republic of Congo
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, 304 Cunz Hall, 1841 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1351, USA Department of Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 135 Dauer Drive, 2101 McGavran Greenberg Hall, CB No 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Tuberc Res Treat 2016:1027570. 2016
    ..Conclusion. Though implementation of the 2010 guidelines increased the proportion of HIV/TB patients initiated on ART substantially, it remained below the 100% target, particularly in clinics without onsite ART services. ..
  16. pmc Age-specific and sex-specific weight gain norms to monitor antiretroviral therapy in children in low-income and middle-income countries
    Marcel Yotebieng
    aDivision of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio bDepartment of Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA cDepartment of Pediatrics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa dSchool of Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA eSchool of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa fInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland gTumbi Regional Referral Hospital, Kibaha hMorogoro Regional Hospital, Morogoro, Tanzania iUniversity of New South Wales, The Kirby Institute for Infection and Immunity in Society, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia jChiangrai Prachanukroh Hospital, Chiangrai, Thailand kInstitut de Santé Publique Epidemiologie et Développement, Université Bordeaux lInserm, Centre Inserm U897 Épidémiologie et Biostatistique, Bordeaux, France mCentre National Hospitalier, Universitaire Hubert K Maga, Cotonou, Bénin nRTI International, Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS 29:101-9. 2015
    ..We aimed to construct normative curves for weight gain at 6, 12, 18, and 24 months following initiation of ART in children, and to assess the association between poor weight gain and subsequent responses to ART...
  17. doi request reprint Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding programme to promote early initiation and exclusive breastfeeding in DR Congo: a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    Marcel Yotebieng
    Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Columbus, OH, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA School of Public Health, University of Kinshasa, Kinshasa, DR Congo Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 3:e546-55. 2015
    ..We assessed the effect on breastfeeding outcomes of a short-cut implementation of a programme called the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding, the key component of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI)...
  18. pmc CD4+ gain percentile curves for monitoring response to antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected adults
    Marcel Yotebieng
    aThe Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Columbus, Ohio bThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA cDepartment of Medicine, Clinical HIV Research Unit, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 29:1067-75. 2015
    ..We constructed CD4 cell count gain percentile distributions standardized by baseline CD4 cell count and assessed the association between poor CD4 cell count gain and subsequent death and virological failure on antiretroviral therapy (ART)...
  19. pmc Heterogeneous and decreasing HIV prevalence among women seeking antenatal care in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Frieda Behets
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1066-73. 2010
    ..We examined HIV prevalence trends over 4.5 years among women receiving antenatal care in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, by geographic location, clinic management and urbanicity...