A Mwinga

Summary

Affiliation: University of Zambia
Country: Zambia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis preventative treatment also prevented diarrhoea in HIV-infected patients in Zambia
    Alwyn Mwinga
    AIDS 16:806-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium vaccae (SRL172) immunotherapy as an adjunct to standard antituberculosis treatment in HIV-infected adults with pulmonary tuberculosis: a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    Alwyn Mwinga
    University of Zambia University College London Tuberculosis HIV Research and Training Project, Lusaka, Zambia
    Lancet 360:1050-5. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Challenges and hope for the diagnosis of tuberculosis in infants and young children
    Alwyn Mwinga
    Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, PO Box 31617, Lusaka, Zambia
    Lancet 365:97-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Drug-resistant tuberculosis in Africa
    A Mwinga
    Department of Medicine, University of Zambia, Lusaka
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 953:106-12. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospects for new tuberculosis treatment in Africa
    A Mwinga
    University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia
    Trop Med Int Health 9:827-32. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Scale-up of TB and HIV programme collaborative activities in Zambia - a 10-year review
    N Kapata
    Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia
    Trop Med Int Health 17:760-6. 2012
  7. pmc Adherence to first-line antiretroviral therapy affects non-virologic outcomes among patients on treatment for more than 12 months in Lusaka, Zambia
    Benjamin H Chi
    Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia
    Int J Epidemiol 38:746-56. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Rapid detection of active and latent tuberculosis infection in HIV-positive individuals by enumeration of Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific T cells
    Ann L N Chapman
    Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    AIDS 16:2285-93. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Rapid scale-up of antiretroviral therapy at primary care sites in Zambia: feasibility and early outcomes
    Jeffrey S A Stringer
    Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    JAMA 296:782-93. 2006
  10. pmc Role of co-trimoxazole prophylaxis in reducing mortality in HIV infected adults being treated for tuberculosis: randomised clinical trial
    Andrew J Nunn
    Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit, London NW1 2DA
    BMJ 337:a257. 2008

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis preventative treatment also prevented diarrhoea in HIV-infected patients in Zambia
    Alwyn Mwinga
    AIDS 16:806-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium vaccae (SRL172) immunotherapy as an adjunct to standard antituberculosis treatment in HIV-infected adults with pulmonary tuberculosis: a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    Alwyn Mwinga
    University of Zambia University College London Tuberculosis HIV Research and Training Project, Lusaka, Zambia
    Lancet 360:1050-5. 2002
    ..Mortality rates of HIV-infected patients treated for tuberculosis remain high. This study aimed to assess the effect on mortality of immunotherapy with single-dose SRL172 added to standard antituberculosis chemotherapy in such patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Challenges and hope for the diagnosis of tuberculosis in infants and young children
    Alwyn Mwinga
    Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, PO Box 31617, Lusaka, Zambia
    Lancet 365:97-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Drug-resistant tuberculosis in Africa
    A Mwinga
    Department of Medicine, University of Zambia, Lusaka
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 953:106-12. 2001
    ..Establishment of programs to ensure prompt diagnosis of TB and adequate treatment with supervision should be undertaken by national governments with cooperating partners...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospects for new tuberculosis treatment in Africa
    A Mwinga
    University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia
    Trop Med Int Health 9:827-32. 2004
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  6. doi request reprint Scale-up of TB and HIV programme collaborative activities in Zambia - a 10-year review
    N Kapata
    Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia
    Trop Med Int Health 17:760-6. 2012
    ..To review the activities, progress, achievements and challenges of the Zambia Ministry of Health tuberculosis (TB)/HIV collaborative activities over the past decade...
  7. pmc Adherence to first-line antiretroviral therapy affects non-virologic outcomes among patients on treatment for more than 12 months in Lusaka, Zambia
    Benjamin H Chi
    Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia
    Int J Epidemiol 38:746-56. 2009
    ..In resource-constrained settings, however, there are few validated measures. We examined the correlation between clinical outcomes and the medication possession ratio (MPR), a pharmacy-based measure of adherence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rapid detection of active and latent tuberculosis infection in HIV-positive individuals by enumeration of Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific T cells
    Ann L N Chapman
    Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    AIDS 16:2285-93. 2002
    ..We investigated whether T cells specific for these antigens could serve as accurate markers of M. tuberculosis infection in an area of high tuberculosis and HIV prevalence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Rapid scale-up of antiretroviral therapy at primary care sites in Zambia: feasibility and early outcomes
    Jeffrey S A Stringer
    Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    JAMA 296:782-93. 2006
    ..The Zambian Ministry of Health has scaled-up human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) care and treatment services at primary care clinics in Lusaka, using predominately nonphysician clinicians...
  10. pmc Role of co-trimoxazole prophylaxis in reducing mortality in HIV infected adults being treated for tuberculosis: randomised clinical trial
    Andrew J Nunn
    Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit, London NW1 2DA
    BMJ 337:a257. 2008
    ..To assess the impact of prophylactic oral co-trimoxazole in reducing mortality in HIV positive Zambian adults being treated for pulmonary tuberculosis...
  11. pmc Baseline renal insufficiency and risk of death among HIV-infected adults on antiretroviral therapy in Lusaka, Zambia
    Lloyd B Mulenga
    Centre for Infectious Disease Research, Zambia
    AIDS 22:1821-7. 2008
    ..To examine the association between baseline renal insufficiency and mortality among adults initiating antiretroviral therapy (ART) in an urban African setting...