Journal Articles Published In 2016

Michael Schomaker, Mary-Ann Davies, Karen Malateste, Lorna Renner, Shobna Sawry, Sylvie N’Gbeche, Karl-Günter Technau, François Eboua, Frank Tanser, Haby Sygnaté-Sy, Sam Phiri, Madeleine Amorissani-Folquet, Vivian Cox, Fla Koueta, Cleophas Chimbete, Annette Lawson-Evi, Janet Giddy, Clarisse Amani-Bosse, Robin Wood, Matthias Egger, Valeriane Leroy, IeDEA West Africa and IeDEA Southern Africa collaboration (2016) Growth and Mortality Outcomes for Different Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation Criteria in Children Ages 1-5 Years: A Causal Modeling Analysis., Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.) 27(2), p. 237-46, url, doi:10.1097/EDE.0000000000000412

M Katherine Charles, Mary Lou Lindegren, C William Wester, Meridith Blevins, Timothy R Sterling, Nguyen Thi Dung, Jean Claude Dusingize, Divine Avit-Edi, Nicolas Durier, Barbara Castelnuovo, Gertrude Nakigozi, Claudia P Cortes, Marie Ballif, Lukas Fenner, International epidemiology Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) Collaboration (2016) Implementation of Tuberculosis Intensive Case Finding, Isoniazid Preventive Therapy, and Infection Control (“Three I’s”) and HIV-Tuberculosis Service Integration in Lower Income Countries., PloS one 11(4), Juraj Ivanyi (ed.), p. e0153243, url, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0153243

Esther Freeman, Aggrey Semeere, Megan Wenger, Mwebesa Bwana, F Chite Asirwa, Naftali Busakhala, Emmanuel Oga, Elima Jedy-Agba, Vivian Kwaghe, Kenneth Iregbu, Antoine Jaquet, Francois Dabis, Habakkuk Azinyui Yumo, Jean Claude Dusingize, David Bangsberg, Kathryn Anastos, Sam Phiri, Julia Bohlius, Matthias Egger, Constantin Yiannoutsos, Kara Wools-Kaloustian, Jeffrey Martin (2016) Pitfalls of practicing cancer epidemiology in resource-limited settings: the case of survival and loss to follow-up after a diagnosis of Kaposi’s sarcoma in five countries across sub-Saharan Africa., BMC cancer 16(1), p. 65, url, doi:10.1186/s12885-016-2080-0

Pediatric AIDS-Defining Cancer Project Working Group for IeDEA Southern Africa, TApHOD, and COHERE in EuroCoord (2016) Kaposi Sarcoma Risk in HIV-Infected Children and Adolescents on Combination Antiretroviral Therapy From Sub-Saharan Africa, Europe, and Asia., Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 63(9), p. 1245-1253, pubmed, doi:10.1093/cid/ciw519

Beth Rachlis, Rakhi Karwa, Celia Chema, Sonak Pastakia, Sten Olsson, Kara Wools-Kaloustian, Beatrice Jakait, Mercy Maina, Marcel Yotebieng, Nagalingeswaran Kumarasamy, Aimee Freeman, Nathalie de Rekeneire, Stephany N Duda, Mary-Ann Davies, Paula Braitstein (2016) Targeted Spontaneous Reporting: Assessing Opportunities to Conduct Routine Pharmacovigilance for Antiretroviral Treatment on an International Scale., Drug safety 39(10), p. 959-76, url, doi:10.1007/s40264-016-0434-9

Gilles Wandeler, Leigh F Johnson, Matthias Egger (2016) Trends in life expectancy of HIV-positive adults on antiretroviral therapy across the globe: comparisons with general population., Current opinion in HIV and AIDS 11(5), p. 492-500, pubmed, doi:10.1097/COH.0000000000000298

Andreas D Haas, Malango T Msukwa, Matthias Egger, Lyson Tenthani, Hannock Tweya, Andreas Jahn, Oliver J Gadabu, Kali Tal, Luisa Salazar-Vizcaya, Janne Estill, Adrian Spoerri, Nozgechi Phiri, Frank Chimbwandira, Joep J van Oosterhout, Olivia Keiser (2016) Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy During and After Pregnancy: Cohort Study on Women Receiving Care in Malawi’s Option B+ Program., Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 63(9), p. 1227-1235, pubmed, doi:10.1093/cid/ciw500

Mary-Ann Davies, Diana Gibb, Anna Turkova (2016) Survival of HIV-1 vertically infected children., Current opinion in HIV and AIDS 11(5), p. 455-464, pubmed, doi:10.1097/COH.0000000000000303

Leigh F Johnson, Olivia Keiser, Matthew P Fox, Frank Tanser, Morna Cornell, Chris J Hoffmann, Hans Prozesky, Andrew Boulle, Mary-Ann Davies, International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS Southern Africa (IeDEA-SA) Collaboration (2016) Life expectancy trends in adults on antiretroviral treatment in South Africa., AIDS (London, England) 30(16), p. 2545-2550, pubmed, doi:10.1097/QAD.0000000000001197

Gilles Wandeler, Lloyd Mulenga, Michael Hobbins, Candido Joao, Edford Sinkala, Jonas Hector, Musa Aly, Benjamin H Chi, Matthias Egger, Michael J Vinikoor (2016) Absence of Active Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Clinics in Zambia and Mozambique., Open forum infectious diseases 3(2), p. ofw049, url, doi:10.1093/ofid/ofw049

Eliane Rohner, Natascha Wyss, Zina Heg, Zully Faralli, Sam M Mbulaiteye, Urban Novak, Marcel Zwahlen, Matthias Egger, Julia Bohlius (2016) HIV and human herpesvirus 8 co-infection across the globe: Systematic review and meta-analysis., International journal of cancer 138(1), p. 45-54, url, doi:10.1002/ijc.29687

Hannock Tweya, Olivia Keiser, Andreas D Haas, Lyson Tenthani, Sam Phiri, Matthias Egger, Janne Estill (2016) Comparative cost-effectiveness of Option B+ for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Malawi., AIDS (London, England) 30(6), p. 953-62, url, doi:10.1097/QAD.0000000000001009

Anna Grimsrud, Morna Cornell, Michael Schomaker, Matthew P Fox, Catherine Orrell, Hans Prozesky, Kathryn Stinson, Frank Tanser, Matthias Egger, Landon Myer, International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS Southern Africa Collaboration (IeDEA-SA) (2016) CD4 count at antiretroviral therapy initiation and the risk of loss to follow-up: results from a multicentre cohort study., Journal of epidemiology and community health 70(6), p. 549-55, url, doi:10.1136/jech-2015-206629

Cristina Barroso Hofer, Olivia Keiser, Marcel Zwahlen, Carla Sepulveda Lustosa, Ana Cristina Cisne Frota, Ricardo Hugo de Oliveira, Thalita F Abreu, Alice Weber Carvalho, Lucia Evangelista Araujo, Matthias Egger (2016) In Utero Exposure to Antiretroviral Drugs: Effect on Birth Weight and Growth Among HIV-exposed Uninfected Children in Brazil., The Pediatric infectious disease journal 35(1), p. 71-7, url, doi:10.1097/INF.0000000000000926

Julia Bohlius, Nicola Maxwell, Adrian Spoerri, Rosalind Wainwright, Shobna Sawry, Janet Poole, Brian Eley, Hans Prozesky, Helena Rabie, Daniela Garone, Karl-Günter Technau, Mhairi Maskew, Mary-Ann Davies, Alan Davidson, D Cristina Stefan, Matthias Egger, for IeDEA-Southern Africa (2016) Incidence of AIDS-defining and Other Cancers in HIV-positive Children in South Africa: Record Linkage Study., The Pediatric infectious disease journal 35(6), p. e164-70, url, doi:10.1097/INF.0000000000001117

Janne Estill, Nathan Ford, Luisa Salazar-Vizcaya, Andreas D Haas, Nello Blaser, Vincent Habiyambere, Olivia Keiser (2016) The need for second-line antiretroviral therapy in adults in sub-Saharan Africa up to 2030: a mathematical modelling study., The lancet. HIV 3(3), p. e132-9, url, doi:10.1016/S2352-3018(16)00016-3

Hannock Tweya, Caryl Feldacker, Oliver Jintha Gadabu, Wingston Ng’ambi, Soyapi L Mumba, Dave Phiri, Luke Kamvazina, Shawo Mwakilama, Henry Kanyerere, Olivia Keiser, Johnbosco Mwafilaso, Chancy Kamba, Matthias Egger, Andreas Jahn, Bertha Simwaka, Sam Phiri (2016) Developing a point-of-care electronic medical record system for TB/HIV co-infected patients: experiences from Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi., BMC research notes 9(1), p. 146, url, doi:10.1186/s13104-016-1943-4

Gilles Wandeler, Kalo Musukuma, Samuel Zürcher, Michael J Vinikoor, Jara Llenas-García, Mussa M Aly, Lloyd Mulenga, Benjamin H Chi, Jochen Ehmer, Michael A Hobbins, Carolyn Bolton-Moore, Christopher J Hoffmann, Matthias Egger, IeDEA-Southern Africa (2016) Hepatitis B Infection, Viral Load and Resistance in HIV-Infected Patients in Mozambique and Zambia., PloS one 11(3), Isabelle A Chemin (ed.), p. e0152043, url, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0152043

Nello Blaser, Cindy Zahnd, Sabine Hermans, Luisa Salazar-Vizcaya, Janne Estill, Carl Morrow, Matthias Egger, Olivia Keiser, Robin Wood (2016) Tuberculosis in Cape Town: An age-structured transmission model., Epidemics 14, p. 54-61, url, doi:10.1016/j.epidem.2015.10.001

Andreas D Haas, Lyson Tenthani, Malango T Msukwa, Kali Tal, Andreas Jahn, Oliver J Gadabu, Adrian Spoerri, Frank Chimbwandira, Joep J van Oosterhout, Olivia Keiser (2016) Retention in care during the first 3 years of antiretroviral therapy for women in Malawi’s option B+ programme: an observational cohort study., The lancet. HIV 3(4), p. e175-82, url, doi:10.1016/S2352-3018(16)00008-4

Erna Morden, Karl-Günter Technau, Janet Giddy, Nicola Maxwell, Olivia Keiser, Mary-Ann Davies (2016) Growth of HIV-Exposed Uninfected Infants in the First 6 Months of Life in South Africa: The IeDEA-SA Collaboration., PloS one 11(4), Douglas F. Nixon (ed.), p. e0151762, url, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151762

Christopher A Desjardins, Keira A Cohen, Vanisha Munsamy, Thomas Abeel, Kashmeel Maharaj, Bruce J Walker, Terrance P Shea, Deepak V Almeida, Abigail L Manson, Alex Salazar, Nesri Padayatchi, Max R O’Donnell, Koleka P Mlisana, Jennifer Wortman, Bruce W Birren, Jacques Grosset, Ashlee M Earl, Alexander S Pym (2016) Genomic and functional analyses of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains implicate ald in D-cycloserine resistance., Nature genetics 48(5), p. 544-51, url, doi:10.1038/ng.3548

Lorin Begré, Eliane Rohner, Sam M Mbulaiteye, Matthias Egger, Julia Bohlius (2016) Is human herpesvirus 8 infection more common in men than in women? Systematic review and meta-analysis., International journal of cancer 139(4), p. 776-83, url, doi:10.1002/ijc.30129

Tiago Castro Lopes Azevedo, Marcel Zwahlen, Andri Rauch, Matthias Egger, Gilles Wandeler (2016) Hepatitis C in HIV-infected individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis of estimated prevalence in Africa, Journal of the International AIDS Society 19(1), url, doi:10.7448/IAS.19.1.20711

Gilles Wandeler, Lloyd Mulenga, Michael J Vinikoor, Helen Kovari, Manuel Battegay, Alexandra Calmy, Matthias Cavassini, Enos Bernasconi, Patrick Schmid, Carolyn Bolton-Moore, Edford Sinkala, Benjamin H Chi, Matthias Egger, Andri Rauch, for IeDEA-Southern Africa and the Swiss HIV Cohort Study (2016) Liver fibrosis in treatment-naïve HIV-infected and HIV/HBV co-infected patients: Zambia and Switzerland compared., International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases 51, p. 97-102, url, doi:10.1016/j.ijid.2016.08.028

Michael J Vinikoor, Lloyd Mulenga, Alice Siyunda, Kalo Musukuma, Roma Chilengi, Carolyn Bolton Moore, Benjamin H Chi, Mary-Ann Davies, Matthias Egger, Gilles Wandeler, International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS in Southern Africa (IeDEA-SA) (2016) Association between hepatitis B co-infection and elevated liver stiffness among HIV-infected adults in Lusaka, Zambia., Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH 21(11), p. 1435-1441, url, doi:10.1111/tmi.12764

Mazvita Sengayi, Adrian Spoerri, Matthias Egger, Danuta Kielkowski, Tamaryn Crankshaw, Christie Cloete, Janet Giddy, Julia Bohlius (2016) Record linkage to correct under-ascertainment of cancers in HIV cohorts: The Sinikithemba HIV clinic linkage project, International Journal of Cancer 139(6), p. 1209-1216, url, doi:10.1002/ijc.30154