Journal Articles Published In 2013

Wandeler, Gilles; Gsponer, Thomas; Mulenga, Lloyd; Garone, Daniela & Wood, Robin (2013). Zidovudine impairs immunological recovery on first-line antiretroviral therapy: collaborative analysis of cohort studies in southern Africa. AIDS (London, England, 27 (14), S. 2225–2232.
Tweya, Hannock; Feldacker, Caryl; Phiri, Sam; Ben-Smith, Anne & Fenner, Lukas (2013). Comparison of treatment outcomes of new smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients by HIV and antiretroviral status in a TB/HIV clinic. Malawi. PloS One, 8 (2), S. 56248–56248.
Technau, Karl-Günter; Lazarus, Erica; Kuhn, Louise; Abrams, Elaine J. & Sorour, Gillian (2013). Poor early virologic performance and durability of abacavir-based first-line regimens for HIV-infected children. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 32 (8), S. 851–855.
Stuck, Andreas E.; Tenthani, Lyson & Egger, Matthias (2013). Assessing population aging and disability in sub-Saharan Africa: lessons from Malawi? PLoS Medicine, 10 (5), S. 1001441–1001441.
Siegfried, Nandi; Davies, Mary-Ann; Penazzato, Martina; Muhe, Lulu M. & Egger, Matthias (2013). Optimal time for initiating antiretroviral therapy (ART) in HIV-infected, treatment-naive children aged 2 to 5 years old. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 10, S. 010309–010309.
Schomaker, Michael; Egger, Matthias; Ndirangu, James; Phiri, Sam & Moultrie, Harry (2013). When to start antiretroviral therapy in children aged 2-5 years: a collaborative causal modelling analysis of cohort studies from southern Africa. PLoS Medicine, 10 (11), S. 1001555–1001555.
Schomaker, Michael; Egger, Matthias; Maskew, Mhairi; Garone, Daniela & Prozesky, Hans (2013). Immune recovery after starting ART in HIV-infected patients presenting and not presenting with tuberculosis in South Africa. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 63 (1), S. 142–145.
Pathai, Sophia; Lawn, Stephen D.; Gilbert, Clare E.; McGuinness, Dagmara & McGlynn, Liane (2013). Accelerated biological ageing in HIV-infected individuals in South Africa: a case-control study. AIDS (London, England, 27 (15), S. 2375–2384.
Nglazi, Mweete D.; Kaplan, Richard; Orrell, Catherine; Myer, Landon & Wood, Robin (2013). Increasing transfers-out from an antiretroviral treatment service in South Africa: patient characteristics and rates of virological non-suppression. PloS One, 8 (3), S. 57907–57907.
Mugglin, Catrina; Wandeler, Gilles; Estill, Janne; Egger, Matthias & Bender, Nicole (2013). Retention in care of HIV-infected children from HIV test to start of antiretroviral therapy: systematic review. PloS One, 8 (2), S. 56446–56446.
Maskew, Mhairi; MacPhail, A. Patrick; Whitby, Denise; Egger, Matthias & Fox, Matthew P. (2013). Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpes virus and response to antiretroviral therapy: a prospective study of HIV-infected adults. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 63 (4), S. 442–448.
Maskew, Mhairi; Fox, Matthew P.; Cutsem; Gilles, Chu; Kathryn, Macphail et al. (2013). Treatment response and mortality among patients starting antiretroviral therapy with and without Kaposi sarcoma: a cohort study. PloS One, 8 (6), S. 64392–64392.
Luque-Fernandez, Miguel Angel; Cutsem, Van; Gilles, Goemaere; Eric, Hilderbrand; Katherine, Schomaker et al. (2013). Effectiveness of patient adherence groups as a model of care for stable patients on antiretroviral therapy in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, South Africa. PloS One, 8 (2), S. 56088–56088.
Leroy, Valeriane; Malateste, Karen; Rabie, Helena; Lumbiganon, Pagakrong & Ayaya, Samuel (2013). Outcomes of antiretroviral therapy in children in Asia and Africa: a comparative analysis of the IeDEA pediatric multiregional collaboration. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 62 (2), S. 208–219.
Lawn, S. D.; Kerkhoff, A. D.; Vogt, M. & Wood, R. (2013). Diagnostic and prognostic value of serum C-reactive protein for screening for HIV-associated tuberculosis. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease : The Official Journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 17 (5), S. 636–643.
Kranzer, Katharina; Lawn, Stephen D.; Johnson, Leigh F.; Bekker, Linda-Gail & Wood, Robin (2013). Community viral load and CD4 count distribution among people living with HIV in a South African Township: implications for treatment as prevention. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 63 (4), S. 498–505.
Kerkhoff, Andrew D.; Wood, Robin; Lowe, David M.; Vogt, Monica & Lawn, Stephen D. (2013). Blood neutrophil counts in HIV-infected patients with pulmonary tuberculosis: association with sputum mycobacterial load. PloS One, 8 (7), S. 67956–67956.
Keiser, Olivia; Sello, Motlalepula; Lejone, Ishmael; Thabo, Pfeiffer; Karolin, Davies et al. (2013). Outcomes of antiretroviral treatment programmes in rural Lesotho: health centres and hospitals compared. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 16 (1).
Johnson, Leigh F.; Mossong, Joel; Dorrington, Rob E.; Schomaker, Michael & Hoffmann, Christopher J. (2013). Life expectancies of South African adults starting antiretroviral treatment: collaborative analysis of cohort studies. PLoS Medicine, 10 (4), S. 1001418–1001418.
Hoffmann, Christopher J.; Schomaker, Michael; Fox, Matthew P.; Mutevedzi, Portia & Giddy, Janet (2013). CD4 count slope and mortality in HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy: multicohort analysis from South Africa. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 63 (1), S. 34–41.
Gupta-Wright, Ankur; Wood, Robin; Bekker, Linda-Gail & Lawn, Stephen D. (2013). Temporal association between incident tuberculosis and poor virological outcomes in a South African antiretroviral treatment service. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 64 (3), S. 261–270.
Gupta, R. K.; Lawn, S. D.; Bekker, L. G.; Caldwell, J. & Kaplan, R. (2013). Impact of human immunodeficiency virus and CD4 count on tuberculosis diagnosis: analysis of city-wide data from Cape Town, South Africa. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease : The Official Journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 17.
Gupta, Ankur; Wood, Robin; Kaplan, Richard; Bekker, Linda-Gail & Lawn, Stephen D. (2013). Prevalent and incident tuberculosis are independent risk factors for mortality among patients accessing antiretroviral therapy in South Africa. PloS One, 8 (2), S. 55824–55824.
Group, IeDEA Pediatric Working (2013). A survey of paediatric HIV programmatic and clinical management practices in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa–the International epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 16, S. 17998–17998. Retrieved from
Grimsrud, Anna Thora; Cornell, Morna; Egger, Matthias; Boulle, Andrew & Myer, Landon (2013). Impact of definitions of loss to follow-up (LTFU) in antiretroviral therapy program evaluation: variation in the definition can have an appreciable impact on estimated proportions of LTFU. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 66 (9), S. 1006–1013.
Fenner, Lukas; Ballif, Marie; Graber, Claire; Nhandu, Venerandah & Dusingize, Jean Claude (2013). Tuberculosis in antiretroviral treatment programs in lower income countries: availability and use of diagnostics and screening. PloS One, 8 (10), S. 77697–77697.
Fenner, Lukas; Reid, Stewart E.; Fox, Matthew P.; Garone, Daniela & Wellington, Maureen (2013). Tuberculosis and the risk of opportunistic infections and cancers in HIV-infected patients starting ART in Southern Africa. Tropical Medicine & International Health : TM & IH, 18 (2), S. 194–198.
Fenner, Lukas; Egger, Matthias; Bodmer, Thomas; Furrer, Hansjakob & Ballif, Marie (2013). HIV infection disrupts the sympatric host-pathogen relationship in human tuberculosis. PLoS Genetics, 9 (3), S. 1003318–1003318.
Estill, Janne; Egger, Matthias; Blaser, Nello; Vizcaya, Luisa Salazar & Garone, Daniela (2013). Cost-effectiveness of point-of-care viral load monitoring of antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings: mathematical modelling study. AIDS. doi:10.1097/QAD.0b013e328360a4e5.
Estill, Janne; Egger, Matthias; Johnson, Leigh F.; Gsponer, Thomas & Wandeler, Gilles (2013). Monitoring of antiretroviral therapy and mortality in HIV programmes in Malawi, South Africa and Zambia: mathematical modelling study. PloS One, 8 (2), S. 57611–57611.
Davies, Mary-Ann; Phiri, Sam; Wood, Robin; Wellington, Maureen & Cox, Vivian (2013). Temporal trends in the characteristics of children at antiretroviral therapy initiation in southern Africa: the IeDEA-SA Collaboration. PloS One, 8 (12), S. 81037–81037.
Cornell, Morna & Myer, Landon (2013). Moving beyond gender stereotypes. Lancet (London, 382 (9891), S. 506–506.
Cornell, Morna & Myer, Landon (2013). Men and mortality: sex inequality in health outcomes. AIDS (London, England, 27 (5), S. 849–850.
Cornell, Morna & Myer, Landon (2013). Does the success of HIV treatment depend on gender? Future Microbiology, 8 (1), S. 9–11.
Cornell, M. (2013). Gender inequality: Bad for men’s health. Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine, 14 (1), S. 12–14.
Anglemyer, Andrew; Rutherford, George W.; Horvath, Tara; Baggaley, Rachel C. & Egger, Matthias (2013). Antiretroviral therapy for prevention of HIV transmission in HIV-discordant couples. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4, S. 009153–009153.
McIlleron, Helen M.; Schomaker, Michael; Ren, Yuan; Sinxadi, Phumla; Nuttall, James J. C. et al. (2013). Effects of rifampin-based antituberculosis therapy on plasma efavirenz concentrations in children vary by CYP2B6 genotype. AIDS (London, England), 27 (12), S. 1933–1940. Retrieved from