Southern Africa regional publications

Tsondai, Priscilla Ruvimbo; Davies, Mary-Ann; Singtoroj, Thida; Maxwell, Nicola; McGowan, Catherine C. et al. (2021). Improving Methods to Classify Perinatal versus Nonperinatal HIV Acquisition in Young Adolescents 10-14 Years of Age. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. http://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003059.
Muchengeti, Mazvita; Bohlius, Julia & Dhokotera, Tafadzwa G. (2021). Conjunctival cancer in people living with HIV. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, 34 (1), S. 1–7. http://doi.org/10.1097/QCO.0000000000000705.
Ujeneza, Eva Liliane; Ndifon, Wilfred; Sawry, Shobna; Fatti, Geoffrey; Riou, Julien et al. (2021). A mechanistic model for long-term immunological outcomes in South African HIV-infected children and adults receiving ART. ELife, 10. http://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.42390.
Ruffieux, Y.; Muchengeti, M.; Egger, M.; Efthimiou, O.; Bartels, L. et al. (2021). Immunodeficiency and Cancer in 3.5 Million People Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus: the South African HIV Cancer Match Study. Clinical Infectious Diseases. http://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab087.
Tsondai, Priscilla R.; Braithwaite, Kate; Fatti, Geoffrey; Bolton Moore, Carolyn; Chimbetete, Cleophas et al. (2020). Characteristics and outcomes of adolescents living with perinatally acquired HIV within Southern Africa. AIDS (London, England), 34 (15), S. 2275–2284. http://doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002683.
Taghavi, Katayoun; Rohner, Eliane; Basu, Partha; Low, Nicola; Rutjes, Anne et al. (2020). Screening test accuracy of portable devices that can be used to perform colposcopy for detecting CIN2+ in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Women’s Health, 20 (1). http://doi.org/10.1186/s12905-020-01121-3.
Hauser, Anthony; Kusejko, Katharina; Johnson, Leigh F.; Günthard, Huldrych F.; Riou, Julien et al. (2020). Impact of scaling up dolutegravir on antiretroviral resistance in South Africa: A modeling study. PLOS Medicine, 17 (12), S. e1003397–e1003397. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1003397.
Haas, Andreas D.; Technau, Karl‐Günter; Pahad, Shenaaz; Braithwaite, Kate; Madzivhandila, Mampho et al. (2020). Mental health, substance use and viral suppression in adolescents receiving ART at a paediatric HIV clinic in South Africa. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (12). http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25644.
Anderegg, Nanina; Hector, Jonas; Jefferys, Laura F.; Burgos-Soto, Juan; Hobbins, Michael A. et al. (2020). Loss to follow-up correction increased mortality estimates in HIV–positive people on antiretroviral therapy in Mozambique. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 128, S. 83–92. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2020.08.012.
Haas, Andreas D.; Radin, Elizabeth; Hakim, Avi J.; Jahn, Andreas; Philip, Neena M. et al. (2020). Prevalence of nonsuppressed viral load and associated factors among HIV-positive adults receiving antiretroviral therapy in Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe (2015 to 2017): results from population-based nationally representative surveys. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (11), S. e25631. http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25631.
Haas, Andreas D.; Ruffieux, Yann; van den Heuvel, Leigh Luella; Lund, Crick; Boulle, Andrew et al. (2020). Excess mortality associated with mental illness in people living with HIV in Cape Town, South Africa: a cohort study using linked electronic health records. The Lancet Global Health, 8 (10), S. e1326–e1334. http://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(20)30279-5.
Desmonde, Sophie; Neilan, Anne M.; Musick, Beverly; Patten, Gabriela; Chokephaibulkit, Kulkanya et al. (2020). Time-varying age- and CD4-stratified rates of mortality and WHO stage 3 and stage 4 events in children, adolescents and youth 0 to 24 years living with perinatally acquired HIV, before and after antiretroviral therapy initiation in the paediatric IeDEA Gl. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (10), S. e25617–e25617. http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25617.
Reichmuth, Martina L.; Hömke, Rico; Zürcher, Kathrin; Sander, Peter; Avihingsanon, Anchalee et al. (2020). Natural Polymorphisms in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Conferring Resistance to Delamanid in Drug-Naive Patients. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 64 (11). http://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.00513-20.
Boulle, Andrew; Davies, Mary-Ann; Hussey, Hannah; Ismail, Muzzammil; Morden, Erna et al. (2020). Risk factors for COVID-19 death in a population cohort study from the Western Cape Province, South Africa. Clinical Infectious Diseases. http://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1198.
Parcesepe, Angela M.; Lancaster, Kathryn; Edelman, E. Jennifer; DeBoni, Raquel; Ross, Jeremy et al. (2020). Substance use service availability in HIV treatment programs: Data from the global IeDEA consortium, 2014-2015 and 2017. PLoS ONE, 15 (8 August), S. e0237772–e0237772. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0237772.
Zürcher, Kathrin; Morrow, Carl; Riou, Julien; Ballif, Marie; Koch, Anastasia Sideris et al. (2020). Novel approach to estimate tuberculosis transmission in primary care clinics in sub-Saharan Africa: protocol of a prospective study. BMJ Open, 10 (8), S. e036214–e036214. http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-036214.
Loiseau, Chloé; Brites, Daniela; Reinhard, Miriam; Zürcher, Kathrin; Borrell, Sonia et al. (2020). HIV coinfection is associated with low fitness rpoB variants in rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. http://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.00782-20.
Patten, Gabriela; Puthanakit, Thanyawee; McGowan, Catherine C.; Wools-Kaloustian, Kara; Hazra, Rohan et al. (2020). Raltegravir use and outcomes among children and adolescents living with HIV in the IeDEA global consortium. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (7). http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25580.
Zaniewski, Elizabeth; Dao Ostinelli, Cam H.; Chammartin, Frédérique; Maxwell, Nicola; Davies, Mary-Ann et al. (2020). Trends in CD4 and viral load testing 2005 to 2018: multi-cohort study of people living with HIV in Southern Africa. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (7), S. e25546–e25546. http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25546.
Osler, Meg; Cornell, Morna; Ford, Nathan; Hilderbrand, Katherine; Goemaere, Eric et al. (2020). Population-wide differentials in HIV service access and outcomes in the Western Cape for men as compared to women, South Africa: 2008 to 2018: a cohort analysis. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 Suppl 2 (S2), S. e25530–e25530. http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25530.
Makusha, Tawanda; van Rooyen, Heidi & Cornell, Morna (2020). Reframing the approach to heterosexual men in the HIV epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 Suppl 2 (S2), S. e25510–e25510. http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25510.
Dovel, Kathryn; Dworkin, Shari L.; Cornell, Morna; Coates, Thomas J. & Yeatman, Sara (2020). Gendered health institutions: examining the organization of health services and men’s use of HIV testing in Malawi. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (S2). http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25517.
Johnson, Leigh F.; Mutemaringa, Themba; Mutemaringa, Themba; Heekes, Alexa; Heekes, Alexa et al. (2020). Effect of HIV Infection and Antiretroviral Treatment on Pregnancy Rates in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 221 (12), S. 1953–1962. http://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiz362.
Bell Gorrod, Helen; Court, Richard; Schomaker, Michael; Maartens, Gary & Murphy, Richard A. (2020). Increased Mortality With Delayed and Missed Switch to Second-Line Antiretroviral Therapy in South Africa. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (1999), 84 (1), S. 107–113. http://doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002313.
Nyakato, Patience; Davies, Mary Ann; Technau, Karl Gunter; Fatti, Geoffrey; Rabie, Helena et al. (2020). Virologic response to efavirenz-based firstline antiretroviral therapy in children with previous exposure to antiretrovirals to prevent mother-to-child transmission. PLoS ONE, 15 (5). http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0233693.
Kehoe, Kathleen; Boulle, Andrew; Tsondai, Priscilla R.; Euvrard, Jonathan; Davies, Mary Ann et al. (2020). Long‐term virologic responses to antiretroviral therapy among HIV‐positive patients entering adherence clubs in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, South Africa: a longitudinal analysis. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (5). http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25476.
Harezlak, Jaroslaw; Sarwat, Samiha; Wools-Kaloustian, Kara; Schomaker, Michael; Balestre, Eric et al. (2020). PS-SiZer map to investigate significant features of body-weight profile changes in HIV infected patients in the IeDEA Collaboration. PLoS ONE, 15 (5). http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0220165.
Chammartin, Frédérique; Dao Ostinelli, Cam Ha; Anastos, Kathryn; Jaquet, Antoine; Brazier, Ellen et al. (2020). International epidemiology databases to evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) in sub-Saharan Africa, 2012-2019. BMJ Open, 10 (5). http://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-035246.
Jesson, Julie; Desmonde, Sophie; Yiannoutsos, Constantin T.; Patten, Gabriela; Malateste, Karen et al. (2020). Weight-for-age distributions among children with HIV on antiretroviral therapy in the International epidemiology Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) multiregional consortium. BMC Research Notes, 13 (1), S. 249–249. http://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-020-05081-7.
Patel, Kunjal; Smith, Colette; Collins, Intira Jeannie; Goodall, Ruth; Abrams, Elaine J. et al. (2020). Outcomes of second-line antiretroviral therapy among children living with HIV: a global cohort analysis. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (4). http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25477.
Bell-Gorrod, Helen; Fox, Matthew P.; Boulle, Andrew; Prozesky, Hans; Wood, Robin et al. (2020). The Impact of Delayed Switch to Second-Line Antiretroviral Therapy on Mortality, Depending on Failure Time Definition and CD4 Count at Failure. American Journal of Epidemiology. http://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwaa049.
Lurie, Mark N.; Kirwa, Kipruto; Callaway, Julia; Cornell, Morna; Boulle, Andrew et al. (2020). Quantifying the HIV treatment cascade in a South African health sub-district by gender: retrospective cohort study. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 25 (2), S. 186–192. http://doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13334.
IeDEA and COHERE in EuroCoord Cohort Collaboration (2020). All-cause mortality after antiretroviral therapy initiation in HIV-positive women from Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Americas. AIDS, 34 (2), S. 277–289. http://doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002399.
Rohner, Eliane; Bütikofer, Lukas; Schmidlin, Kurt; Sengayi, Mazvita; Maskew, Mhairi et al. (2020). Cervical cancer risk in women living with HIV across four continents: A multicohort study. International Journal of Cancer, 146 (3), S. 601–609. http://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.32260.
de Beer, Shani; Kalk, Emma; Kroon, Max; Boulle, Andrew; Osler, Meg et al. (2020). A longitudinal analysis of the completeness of maternal HIV testing, including repeat testing in Cape Town, South Africa. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (1). http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25441.
Kalk, Emma; Heekes, Alexa; Mehta, Ushma; de Waal, Renee; Jacob, Nisha et al. (2020). Safety and Effectiveness of Isoniazid Preventive Therapy in HIV-Positive Pregnant Women on Art: An Observational Study using Linked Population Data. Clinical Infectious Diseases : An Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. http://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz1224.
Tsondai, Priscilla R.; Sohn, Annette H.; Phiri, Sam; Sikombe, Kombatende; Sawry, Shobna et al. (2020). Characterizing the double-sided cascade of care for adolescents living with HIV transitioning to adulthood across Southern Africa. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 23 (1). http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25447.
Jacob, Nisha; Rice, Brian; Kalk, Emma; Heekes, Alexa; Morgan, Jennie et al. (2020). Consolidating strategic information to monitor progress against the UNAIDS 90-90-90 targets: evaluating the operational feasibility of an electronic HIV testing register in Cape Town, South Africa. BMC Health Services Research, 20 (1), S. 720–720. http://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-020-05517-7.
Johnson, Leigh F.; Patrick, Mark; Stephen, Cindy; Patten, Gabriela; Dorrington, Rob E. et al. (2020). Steep Declines in Pediatric AIDS Mortality in South Africa, Despite Poor Progress Toward Pediatric Diagnosis and Treatment Targets. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 39 (9), S. 843–848. http://doi.org/10.1097/inf.0000000000002680.
Jacob, Nisha; Rice, Brian; Kalk, Emma; Heekes, Alexa; Morgan, Jennie et al. (2020). Utility of digitising point of care HIV test results to accurately measure, and improve performance towards, the UNAIDS 90-90-90 targets. PloS One, 15 (6), S. e0235471–e0235471. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0235471.
Pillay, Tameryn; Cornell, Morna; Fox, Matthew P.; Euvrard, Jonathan; Fatti, Geoffrey et al. (2020). Recording of HIV viral loads and viral suppression in South African patients receiving antiretroviral treatment: a multicentre cohort study. Antiviral Therapy. doi:Publisher: International Medical Press.
Chimbetete, Cleophas; Shamu, Tinei & Keiser, Olivia (2020). Zimbabwe’s national third-line antiretroviral therapy program: Cohort description and treatment outcomes. PloS One, 15 (3), S. e0228601. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0228601.
Johnson, Leigh F.; Anderegg, Nanina; Zaniewski, Elizabeth; Eaton, Jeffrey W.; Rebeiro, Peter F. et al. (2019). Global variations in mortality in adults after initiating antiretroviral treatment: an updated analysis of the International epidemiology Databases to Evaluate AIDS cohort collaboration. AIDS (London, England), 33 Suppl 3, S. S283–S294. http://doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002358.
Pettit, April C.; Jenkins, Cathy A.; Blevins Peratikos, Meridith; Yotebieng, Marcel; Diero, Lameck et al. (2019). Directly observed therapy and risk of unfavourable tuberculosis treatment outcomes among an international cohort of people living with HIV in low- and middle-income countries. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 22 (12), S. e25423–e25423. http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25423.
Stover, John; Glaubius, Robert; Mofenson, Lynne; Dugdale, Caitlin M.; Davies, Mary Ann et al. (2019). Updates to the Spectrum/AIM model for estimating key HIV indicators at national and subnational levels. AIDS, 33, S. S227–S234. http://doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002357.
Dhokotera, Tafadzwa; Bohlius, Julia; Spoerri, Adrian; Egger, Matthias; Ncayiyana, Jabulani et al. (2019). The burden of cancers associated with HIV in the South African public health sector, 2004-2014: a record linkage study. Infectious Agents and Cancer, 14 (1), S. 12–12. http://doi.org/10.1186/s13027-019-0228-7.
Boulle, A.; Heekes, A.; Tiffin, N.; Smith, M.; Mutemaringa, T. et al. (2019). Data Centre Profile: The Provincial Health Data Centre of the Western Cape Province, South Africa. International Journal of Population Data Science, 4 (2), S. 1143–1143. http://doi.org/10.23889/ijpds.v4i2.1143.
Mugglin, Catrina; Haas, Andreas D.; van Oosterhout, Joep J.; Msukwa, Malango; Tenthani, Lyson et al. (2019). Long-term retention on antiretroviral therapy among infants, children, adolescents and adults in Malawi: A cohort study. PloS One, 14 (11), S. e0224837–e0224837. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0224837.
Iyun, Victoria; Technau, Karl-Gunter; Eley, Brian; Rabie, Helena; Boulle, Andrew et al. (2019). Earlier Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation and Decreasing Mortality Among HIV-infected Infants Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy Within 3 Months of Age in South Africa, 2006-2017. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, S. 1–1. http://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002516.
Jesson, Julie; Schomaker, Michael; Malasteste, Karen; Wati, Dewi K.; Kariminia, Azar et al. (2019). Stunting and growth velocity of adolescents with perinatally acquired HIV: differential evolution for males and females. A multiregional analysis from the IeDEA global paediatric collaboration. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 22 (11), S. e25412–e25412. http://doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25412.