Journal Articles Published In 2015

Yotebieng, Marcel; Meyers, Tammy; Behets, Frieda; Davies, Mary-Ann & Keiser, Olivia (2015). Age-specific and sex-specific weight gain norms to monitor antiretroviral therapy in children in low-income and middle-income countries. AIDS (London, England, 29 (1), S. 101–109.
White, Richard G.; Hakim, Avi J.; Salganik, Matthew J.; Spiller, Michael W. & Johnston, Lisa G. (2015). Strengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology for respondent-driven sampling studies: “STROBE-RDS” statement. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 68 (12), S. 1463–1471.
Vinikoor, Michael J.; Zürcher, Samuel; Musukuma, Kalo; Kachuwaire, Obert & Rauch, Andri (2015). Hepatitis B viral load in dried blood spots: A validation study in Zambia. Journal of Clinical Virology : The Official Publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology, 72, S. 20–24.
Tenthani, Lyson; Haas, Andreas D.; Egger, Matthias; Oosterhout, Van; J., Joep et al. (2015). Brief Report: HIV Testing Among Pregnant Women Who Attend Antenatal Care in Malawi. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 69 (5), S. 610–614.
Stucki, David; Ballif, Marie; Bodmer, Thomas; Coscolla, Mireia & Maurer, Anne-Marie (2015). Tracking a tuberculosis outbreak over 21 years: strain-specific single-nucleotide polymorphism typing combined with targeted whole-genome sequencing. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 211 (8), S. 1306–1316.
Sengayi, Mazvita; Babb, Chantal; Egger, Matthias & Urban, Margaret I. (2015). HIV testing and burden of HIV infection in black cancer patients in Johannesburg, South Africa: a cross-sectional study. BMC Cancer, 15 (1), S. 144–144.
Schomaker, Michael; Hogger, Sara; Johnson, Leigh F.; Hoffmann, Christopher J. & Bärnighausen, Till (2015). Simultaneous Treatment of Missing Data and Measurement Error in HIV Research Using Multiple Overimputation. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass, 26 (5), S. 628–636.
Porter, Mireille; Davies, Mary-Ann; Mapani, Muntanga K.; Rabie, Helena & Phiri, Sam (2015). Outcomes of Infants Starting Antiretroviral Therapy in Southern Africa, 2004-2012. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 69 (5), S. 593–601.
Koller, Manuel; Fatti, Geoffrey; Chi, Benjamin H.; Keiser, Olivia & Hoffmann, Christopher J. (2015). Implementation and Operational Research: Risk Charts to Guide Targeted HIV-1 Viral Load Monitoring of ART: Development and Validation in Patients From Resource-Limited Settings. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 70 (3), S. 110–119.
Koller, Manuel; Patel, Kunjal; Chi, Benjamin H.; Wools-Kaloustian, Kara & Dicko, Fatoumata (2015). Authors’ Reply: Early Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy Among Young Children: A Long Way to Go. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 70 (2), S. 71–72.
Koller, Manuel; Patel, Kunjal; Chi, Benjamin H.; Wools-Kaloustian, Kara & Dicko, Fatoumata (2015). Immunodeficiency in children starting antiretroviral therapy in low-, middle-, and high-income countries. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 68 (1), S. 62–72.
Koller, Manuel; Althoff, Keri N.; Davies, Mary-Ann & Egger, Matthias (2015). Authors’ reply: immunodeficiency at the start of combination antiretroviral therapy: steady improvement or step changes? Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 68 (1), S. 16–17.
Keiser, Olivia; Blaser, Nello; Davies, Mary-Ann; Wessa, Patrick & Eley, Brian (2015). Growth in Virologically Suppressed HIV-Positive Children on Antiretroviral Therapy: Individual and Population-level References. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 34 (10), S. 254–259.
Johnson, Leigh F.; Dorrington, Rob E.; Laubscher, Ria; Hoffmann, Christopher J. & Wood, Robin (2015). A comparison of death recording by health centres and civil registration in South Africans receiving antiretroviral treatment. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 18 (1).
Hermans, Sabine; Boulle, Andrew; Caldwell, Judy; Pienaar, David & Wood, Robin (2015). Temporal trends in TB notification rates during ART scale-up in Cape Town: an ecological analysis. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 18 (1).
Hermans, Sabine; Horsburgh, C. Robert & Wood, Robin (2015). A Century of Tuberculosis Epidemiology in the Northern and Southern Hemisphere: The Differential Impact of Control Interventions. PloS One, 10 (8), S. 0135179–0135179.
Haas, Andreas D.; Keiser, Olivia; Balestre, Eric; Brown, Steve & Bissagnene, Emmanuel (2015). Monitoring and switching of first-line antiretroviral therapy in adult treatment cohorts in sub-Saharan Africa: collaborative analysis. The Lancet. HIV, 2 (7), S. 271–278.
Estill, Janne; Salazar-Vizcaya, Luisa; Blaser, Nello; Egger, Matthias & Keiser, Olivia (2015). The cost-effectiveness of monitoring strategies for antiretroviral therapy of HIV infected patients in resource-limited settings: software tool. PloS One, 10 (3), S. 0119299–0119299.
Egger, Matthias & Johnson, Leigh F. (2015). Estimating trends in life expectancy in HIV-positive individuals. The Lancet. Global Health, 3 (3), S. 122–123.
Determinants of Weight Evolution Among HIV-Positive Patients Initiating Antiretroviral Treatment in Low-Resource Settings (2015). Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 70 (2), S. 146–154.
Davies, Mary-Ann; Ford, Nathan; Rabie, Helena; Fatti, Geoffrey & Stinson, Kathryn (2015). Reducing CD4 Monitoring in Children on Antiretroviral Therapy With Virologic Suppression. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 34 (12), S. 1361–1364.
Cornell, Morna; Johnson, Leigh F.; Schomaker, Michael; Tanser, Frank & Maskew, Mhairi (2015). Age in antiretroviral therapy programmes in South Africa: a retrospective, multicentre, observational cohort study. The Lancet. HIV, 2 (9), S. 368–375.
Brown, Daniel M.; Petersen, Maya; Costello, Sadie; Noth, Elizabeth M. & Hammond, Katherine (2015). Occupational Exposure to PM2.5 and Incidence of Ischemic Heart Disease: Longitudinal Targeted Minimum Loss-based Estimation. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass, 26 (6), S. 806–814.
Bohlius, Julia; Maskew, Mhairi; Davies, Mary-Ann & Egger, Matthias (2015). HHV-8 seroprevalence in HIV-positive and HIV-negative populations. International Journal of Cancer, 136 (5), S. 1243–1243.
Ballif, Marie; Renner, Lorna; Dusingize, Jean Claude; Leroy, Valeriane & Ayaya, Samuel (2015). Tuberculosis in Pediatric Antiretroviral Therapy Programs in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Diagnosis and Screening Practices. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, 4 (1), S. 30–38.
Blaser, Nello; Vizcaya, Luisa Salazar; Estill, Janne; Zahnd, Cindy; Kalesan, Bindu et al. (2015). gems: An R Package for Simulating from Disease Progression Models. Journal of Statistical Software, 64 (10), S. 1–22. Retrieved from
Geng, Elvin H.; Neilands, Torsten B.; Thièbaut, Rodolphe; Bwana, Mwebesa Bosco; Nash, Denis et al. (2015). CD41 T cell recovery during suppression of HIV replication: an international comparison of the immunological efficacy of antiretroviral therapy in North America, Asia and Africa. International Journal of Epidemiology, 44 (1), S. 251–263. Retrieved from