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Cytomegalovirus Retinitis Screening and Treatment in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Patients in Malawi: A Feasibility Study.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 Nov 6;6(11):ofz439. Epub 2019 Nov 6.

Department of Ophthalmology, Szpital Klinczny im. Prof. W. Orłowskiego, Warsaw, Poland.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6834087PMC
November 2019

HIV status disclosure during acute HIV infection in Malawi.

PLoS One 2018 26;13(7):e0201265. Epub 2018 Jul 26.

Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6062079PMC
January 2019

Is blood pressure really an independent predictor of mortality in HIV-infected adults?

J Hypertens 2019 01;37(1):223-224

Public Health Institute, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Germany.

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January 2019

The epidemiology of adolescents living with perinatally acquired HIV: A cross-region global cohort analysis.

PLoS Med 2018 03 1;15(3):e1002514. Epub 2018 Mar 1.

Inserm (French Institute of Health and Medical Research), UMR 1027 Université Toulouse 3, Toulouse, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002514DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5832192PMC
March 2018

Integrating HIV and hypertension management in low-resource settings: Lessons from Malawi.

PLoS Med 2018 03 7;15(3):e1002523. Epub 2018 Mar 7.

Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002523DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5841643PMC
March 2018

Assessing Option B+ retention and infant follow-up in Lilongwe, Malawi.

Int J STD AIDS 2018 02 27;29(2):185-194. Epub 2017 Jul 27.

2 Department of Medicine, 2331 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , Chapel Hill, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0956462417721658DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5920769PMC
February 2018

Loss to follow-up before and after initiation of antiretroviral therapy in HIV facilities in Lilongwe, Malawi.

PLoS One 2018 26;13(1):e0188488. Epub 2018 Jan 26.

Division of Global HIV and Tuberculosis (DGHT), Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Lilongwe, Malawi.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5786288PMC
February 2018

Case Report: Cysticercosis: Sonographic Diagnosis of a Treatable Cause of Epilepsy and Skin Nodules.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2017 Dec 28;97(6):1827-1829. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Lighthouse Clinic, Lilongwe, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0257DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5805047PMC
December 2017

Exploring factors associated with ART adherence and retention in care under Option B+ strategy in Malawi: A qualitative study.

PLoS One 2017 21;12(6):e0179838. Epub 2017 Jun 21.

International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH), University of Washington Department of Global Health, Seattle, Washington, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5479573PMC
September 2017

Factors Associated with Hormonal and Intrauterine Contraceptive Use among HIV-Infected Men and Women in Lilongwe, Malawi: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2016 24;2016:5429316. Epub 2016 Aug 24.

Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University, 49 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/5429316DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5013202PMC
July 2017

Impact of Facility- and Community-Based Peer Support Models on Maternal Uptake and Retention in Malawi's Option B+ HIV Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission Program: A 3-Arm Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial (PURE Malawi).

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 06;75 Suppl 2:S140-S148

*Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; †Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC; ‡Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Malawi, Malawi; §The International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Center for Operational Research, Paris, France; ‖Research Department, Dignitas International, Zomba, Malawi; ¶Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Tornoto, Canada; #University of North Carolina Project, Lilongwe, Malawi; **Malaria Alert Centre, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi; ††International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH), University of Washington, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‡‡mothers2mothers, Lilongwe, Malawi; §§Management Sciences for Health, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‖‖Department of Economics, University of Malawi, Chancellor College, Zomba, Malawi; and ¶¶Department of HIV and AIDS, Ministry of Health, Lilongwe, Malawi.

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June 2017

Viral Suppression and HIV Drug Resistance at 6 Months Among Women in Malawi's Option B+ Program: Results From the PURE Malawi Study.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 06;75 Suppl 2:S149-S155

*University of North Carolina Project, Lilongwe, Malawi; †Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC; ‡Department of Microbiology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC; §Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‖Dignitas International, Zomba, Malawi; ¶Malaria Alert Centre, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi; #Lineberger Cancer Center, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC; **Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; ††The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France; ‡‡Mothers2Mothers, Lilongwe, Malawi; §§Management Sciences for Health, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‖‖Department of HIV and AIDS, Ministry of Health, Lilongwe, Malawi; ¶¶Department of Economics, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi; and ##Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001368DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5431274PMC
June 2017

The Roles of Expert Mothers Engaged in Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PMTCT) Programs: A Commentary on the INSPIRE Studies in Malawi, Nigeria, and Zimbabwe.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 06;75 Suppl 2:S224-S232

*Medical and Research Department, Dignitas International, Zomba, Malawi; †International Research Center of Excellence, Institute of Human Virology Nigeria, Abuja, Nigeria; ‡Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; §The Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‖Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC; ¶Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Lilongwe, Malawi; #Family AIDS Caring Trust, Mutare, Zimbabwe; **School of Social Work, College of Public Health, University of Georgia, Athens, GA; and ††Ministry of Health and Child Care, Mutare, Zimbabwe.

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June 2017

Modeling the Impact of Retention Interventions on Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV: Results From INSPIRE Studies in Malawi, Nigeria, and Zimbabwe.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 06;75 Suppl 2:S233-S239

*Applied Analytics Team, Clinton Health Access Initiative, Lusaka, Zambia; †Applied Analytics Team, Clinton Health Access Initiative, Boston, MA; ‡Ministry of Health and Child Care, Mutare, Zimbabwe; §Family AIDS Caring Trust, Mutare, Zimbabwe; ‖Clinton Health Access Initiative, Harare, Zimbabwe; ¶Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi; #Centre for Integrated Health Programs, Abuja, Nigeria; **Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; ††Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC; ‡‡Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Lilongwe, Malawi; §§International Research Center of Excellence, Institute of Human Virology Nigeria, Abuja, Nigeria; ‖‖Division of Epidemiology and Prevention, Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; and ¶¶World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001364DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5432093PMC
June 2017

Exploring the Experiences of Women and Health Care Workers in the Context of PMTCT Option B Plus in Malawi.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 04;74(5):517-522

*Medical and Research Department, Dignitas International, Zomba, Malawi; †Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi; ‡The University of North Carolina Project, Lilongwe, Malawi; §The Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‖mothers2mothers, Lilongwe, Malawi; ¶Management Sciences for Health, Lilongwe, Malawi; #College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi; and **Ministry of Health, Lilongwe, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001273DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5340586PMC
April 2017

Ultrasound for patients in a high HIV/tuberculosis prevalence setting: a needs assessment and review of focused applications for Sub-Saharan Africa.

Int J Infect Dis 2017 Mar 9;56:229-236. Epub 2016 Nov 9.

Centre of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Division of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; Institute of Tropical Medicine, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany.

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March 2017

Kaposi's sarcoma in Malawi: a continued problem for HIV-positive and HIV-negative individuals.

AIDS 2017 01;31(2):318-319

aLineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center bDepartment of Microbiology & Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA cUNC Project-Malawi dLighthouse Trust Clinic, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe eUniversity of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi fDepartment of Medicine, Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases gGillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000001341DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5180456PMC
January 2017

Follow-up and programmatic outcomes of HIV-exposed infants registered in a large HIV centre in Lilongwe, Malawi: 2012-2014.

Trop Med Int Health 2016 Aug 8;21(8):995-1002. Epub 2016 Jun 8.

The Lighthouse Trust, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi.

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August 2016

Incorporating Acute HIV Screening into Routine HIV Testing at Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinics, and HIV Testing and Counseling Centers in Lilongwe, Malawi.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2016 Mar;71(3):272-80

*Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC; †Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC; ‡Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC; §Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‖UNC Project, Lilongwe, Malawi; and ¶Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000853DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4752378PMC
March 2016

Growth and Mortality Outcomes for Different Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation Criteria in Children Ages 1-5 Years: A Causal Modeling Analysis.

Epidemiology 2016 Mar;27(2):237-46

From the aCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; bInstitute of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France; cUniversity of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana; dWits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, Harriet Shezi Children's Clinic, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, Soweto, South Africa; eCentre de Prise en Charge de Recherche et de Formation Enfants, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire; fEmpilweni Service and Research Unit, Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; gYopougon University Hospital, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire; hAfrica Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Somkhele, South Africa; iAlbert Royer Hospital, Dakar, Senegal; jLighthouse Trust Clinic, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi; kUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; lFélix Houphouët Boigny University Hospital, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire; mMédecins Sans Frontiéres South Africa, CapeTown, South Africa; nKhayelitsha ART Programme, Khayelitsha, Cape Town, South Africa; oCharles de Gaulle University Hospital, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso; pNewlands Clinic, Harare, Zimbabwe; qHospital du Tokoin, Lomé, Togo; rSinikithemba Clinic, McCord Hospital, Durban, South Africa; sMTCT-Plus Center, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire; tDesmond Tutu HIV Centre, Cape Town, South Africa; uInstitute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; vInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland; and wInserm, U897, Epidémiologie-Biostatistiques, Université Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/EDE.0000000000000412DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5410645PMC
March 2016

Comparative cost-effectiveness of Option B+ for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Malawi.

AIDS 2016 Mar;30(6):953-62

aThe International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France bLighthouse Trust, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi cInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland dDepartment of HIV and AIDS, Ministry of Health, Lilongwe, Malawi eInternational Training and Education Center for Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA fCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research (CIDER), School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000001009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5359470PMC
March 2016

Integrating reproductive health services into HIV care: strategies for successful implementation in a low-resource HIV clinic in Lilongwe, Malawi.

J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 2016 Jan 22;42(1):17-23. Epub 2015 Apr 22.

Assistant Professor, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jfprhc-2013-100816DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4717379PMC
January 2016

Implementation and Operational Research: Early Tracing of Children Lost to Follow-Up From Antiretroviral Treatment: True Outcomes and Future Risks.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2015 Dec;70(5):e160-7

*Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom; †International Training and Education Center for Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; ‡Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; and §International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000772DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4645964PMC
December 2015

Prevalence of drug resistant TB among outpatients at an HIV/TB clinic in Lilongwe, Malawi.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2015 Dec;109(12):763-8

University of North Carolina Project, Lilongwe, Malawi Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/trv092DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4665323PMC
December 2015

Outcomes of Infants Starting Antiretroviral Therapy in Southern Africa, 2004-2012.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2015 Aug;69(5):593-601

*School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; †MMed Paeds and Child Health (UNZA), Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia; ‡Tygerberg Academic Hospital and Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa; §Lighthouse Trust Clinic, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‖Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa; ¶School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; #Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute (Wits RHI), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; **Empilweni Services and Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; ††Médecins Sans Frontierès, Khayelitsha and School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; ‡‡Gugulethu Community Health Centre and Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; §§Newlands Clinic, Harare, Zimbabwe; ‖‖Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland; ¶¶McCord Hospital, Durban, South Africa; and ##Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Somkhele, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000683DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4509628PMC
August 2015

Understanding factors, outcomes and reasons for loss to follow-up among women in Option B+ PMTCT programme in Lilongwe, Malawi.

Trop Med Int Health 2014 Nov 4;19(11):1360-6. Epub 2014 Aug 4.

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France; Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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November 2014

Improving PMTCT uptake and retention services through novel approaches in peer-based family-supported care in the clinic and community: a 3-arm cluster randomized trial (PURE Malawi).

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2014 Nov;67 Suppl 2:S114-9

*University of North Carolina Project, Lilongwe, Malawi; †Dignitas International, Zomba, Malawi; ‡Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; §Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; ‖The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France; ¶University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi; #University of Malawi Chancellor College, Zomba, Malawi; **Mothers2Mothers, Lilongwe, Malawi; ††Management Sciences for Health, Lilongwe, Malawi; and ‡‡Ministry of Health, Lilongwe, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000319DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4197136PMC
November 2014

Defining and analyzing retention-in-care among pregnant and breastfeeding HIV-infected women: unpacking the data to interpret and improve PMTCT outcomes.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2014 Nov;67 Suppl 2:S150-6

*Department of Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland; †INSERM U897, Centre de Recherche en Epidémiologie et Biostatistique, Institut de Santé Publique Epidémiologie Développement (ISPED), Université de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France; ‡Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; and §Department of HIV/AIDS, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

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November 2014

Are they really lost? "true" status and reasons for treatment discontinuation among HIV infected patients on antiretroviral therapy considered lost to follow up in Urban Malawi.

PLoS One 2013 26;8(9):e75761. Epub 2013 Sep 26.

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France ; Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi ; Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3784425PMC
July 2014

Prognosis of children with HIV-1 infection starting antiretroviral therapy in Southern Africa: a collaborative analysis of treatment programs.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2014 Jun;33(6):608-16

From the *School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; †School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom; ‡Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia; §University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; ¶Newlands clinic, Harare, Zimbabwe; ‖Red Cross Children's Hospital and School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town; **Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) South Africa and Khayelitsha ART Programme, Cape Town; ††Sinikithemba Clinic, McCord Hospital, Durban; ‡‡Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg; §§Harriet Shezi Children's Clinic, Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, Soweto; ¶¶Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of Kwazulu-Natal, Somkhele, South Africa; ‖‖Lighthouse Trust Clinic, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom; ***Tygerberg Academic Hospital, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch; †††Empilweni Services and Research Unit, Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital, and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg; ‡‡‡Gugulethu ART Programme and Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; and §§§Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Switzerland.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4349941PMC
June 2014

Tracing of patients lost to follow-up and HIV transmission: mathematical modeling study based on 2 large ART programs in Malawi.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2014 Apr;65(5):e179-86

*Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland; †The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France; ‡Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi; §Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; ‖Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland; ¶Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Dakar, Dakar, Senegal; #International Training and Education Center for Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3999218PMC
April 2014

Immunodeficiency at the start of combination antiretroviral therapy in low-, middle-, and high-income countries.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2014 Jan;65(1):e8-16

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3894575PMC
January 2014

Etiology of genital ulcer disease and association with HIV infection in Malawi.

Sex Transm Dis 2013 Dec;40(12):923-8

From the *Lighthouse Centre, Lilongwe, Malawi; †University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; ‡Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK; §University of North Carolina Project, Lilongwe, Malawi; §Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA; and ¶Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK.

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December 2013

National policy development for cotrimoxazole prophylaxis in Malawi, Uganda and Zambia: the relationship between Context, Evidence and Links.

Health Res Policy Syst 2011 Jun 16;9 Suppl 1:S6. Epub 2011 Jun 16.

Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3121137PMC
June 2011

Translating evidence into policy in low-income countries: lessons from co-trimoxazole preventive therapy.

Bull World Health Organ 2011 Apr 28;89(4):312-6. Epub 2011 Feb 28.

Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15–17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, England.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3066518PMC
April 2011