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    • CD4 response up to 5 years after combination antiretroviral therapy in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients in Latin America and the Caribbean 

      Luz, Paula M.; Belaunzarán Zamudio, Pablo; Crabtree Ramírez, Brenda; Caro Vega, Yanink; Hoces, Daniel; Rebeiro, Peter F.; Blevins, Meridith; Pape, Jean W.; Cortés Moncada, Claudia; Padgett, Denis; Cahn, Pedro; Veloso, Valdilea G.; McGowan, Catherine C.; Grinsztejn, Beatriz; Shepherd, Bryan E. (Oxford University Press, 2015)
      We describe CD4 counts at 6-month intervals for 5 years after combination antiretroviral therapy initiation among 12 879 antiretroviral-naive human immunodeficiency virusinfected adults from Latin America and the Caribbean. ...
    • Cohort Profile: Caribbean, Central and South America Network for HIV research (CCASAnet) collaboration within the International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) programme 

      Mcgowan, Catherine C.; Cahn, Pedro; Gotuzzo, Eduardo; Padgett, Denis; Pape, Jean W.; Wolff Reyes, Marcelo; Schechter, Mauro; Masys, Daniel R. (2007)
    • Evaluating the care cascade after antiretroviral therapy initiation in latin America 

      Wolff Reyes, Marcelo; Cortés Moncada, Claudia; Mejìa, Fernando A.; Padgett, Denis; Belaunzarán Zamudio, Pablo; Grinsztejn, Beatriz; Giganti, Mark J.; McGowan, Catherine C.; Rebeiro, Peter F.; Rebeiro, Peter F. (SAGE Publications Ltd, 2018)
      © The Author(s) 2017.Accelerating antiretroviral therapy (ART) administration, improving retention, and achieving viral suppression in low- and middle-income countries must be prioritized. We evaluated trends and disparities ...
    • Is substance use associated with HIV cascade outcomes in Latin America? 

      De Boni, Raquel; Peratikos, Meridith; Shepherd, Bryan; Grinsztejn, Beatriz; Cortés, Claudia; Padgett, Denis; Gotuzzo, Eduardo; Belaunzarán-Zamudio, Pablo; Rebeiro, Peter; Duda, Stephany; McGowan, Catherine (Public Library of Science, 2018)
      The HIV care cascade has improved in Latin America over the last decade. However, the influence of alcohol and noninjected drug use (NIDU) on cascade outcomes is mostly unknown. This study estimated the association of ...
    • Mortality during the first year of potent antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1-infected patients in 7 sites throughout latin America and the caribbean 

      Tuboi, Suely H.; Schechter, Mauro; McGowan, Catherine C.; Cesar, Carina; Krolewiecki, Alejandro; Cahn, Pedro; Wolff Reyes, Marcelo; Pape, Jean W.; Padgett, Denis; Madero, Juan Sierra; Gotuzzo, Eduardo; Masys, Daniel R.; Shepherd, Bryan E. (Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2009)
      BACKGROUND:: Although nearly 2 million people live with HIV in Latin America and the Caribbean, mortality rates after initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) have not been well described. METHODS:: Five ...
    • Rates and reasons for early change of first HAART in HIV-1-infected patients in 7 sites throughout the Caribbean and Latin America 

      Cesar, Carina; Shepherd, Bryan E.; Krolewiecki, Alejandro J.; Fink, Valeria I.; Schechter, Mauro; Tuboi, Suely H.; Wolff Reyes, Marcelo; Pape, Jean W.; Leger, Paul; Padgett, Denis; Madero, Juan Sierra; Gotuzzo, Eduardo; Sued, Omar; Mcgowan, Catherine C.; Masys, Daniel R.; Cah (2010)
      Background: HAART rollout in Latin America and the Caribbean has increased from approximately 210,000 in 2003 to 390,000 patients in 2007, covering 62% (51%-70%) of eligible patients, with considerable variation among ...
    • Tuberculosis in pediatric antiretroviral therapy programs in low- and middle-income countries: Diagnosis and screening practices 

      Ballif, Marie; Renner, Lorna; Dusingize, Jean Claude; Leroy, Valeriane; Ayaya, Samuel; Wools-Kaloustian, Kara; Cortes, Claudia P.; McGowan, Catherine C.; Graber, Claire; Mandalakas, Anna M.; Mofenson, Lynne M.; Egger, Matthias; Wati, Ketut Dewi Kumara; Nallusamy, Reva (Oxford University Press, 2015)
      ©The Author 2014.Background. The global burden of childhood tuberculosis (TB) is estimated to be 0.5 million new cases per year. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected children are at high risk for TB. Diagnosis of ...
    • Use of third line antiretroviral therapy in Latin America 

      Cesar, Carina; Shepherd, Bryan E.; Jenkins, Cathy A.; Ghidinelli, Massimo; Castro, Jose Luis; Veloso, Valdiléa Gonçalves; Cortés, Claudia P.; Padgett, Denis; Crabtree Ramírez, Brenda; Gotuzzo, Eduardo; Fink, Valeria; Duran, Adriana; Sued, Omar; McGowan, Catherine C. (Public Library of Science, 2014)
      © PLOS ONE 2014. Background: Access to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) is expanding in Latin America. Many patients require second and third line therapy due to toxicity, tolerability, failure, or a combination ...