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     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 

Oral lesions among HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in West Africa.
Meless D, Ba B, Faye M, Diby JS,  2t al
Trop Med Int Health. 2014 Jan 6.
Abstract

Paediatric radiology seen from Africa. Part I: providing diagnostic imaging to a young population.
Andronikou S, McHugh K, Abdurahman N, et al
Pediatr Radiol
. 2011 Jun 9.
Abstract

 

HIV Disease

Multinational/Regional
 

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
A randomized trial of prolonged co-trimoxazole in HIV-infected children in Africa.
Bwakura-Dangarembizi M, Kendall L, et al

N Engl J Med
. 2014 Jan 2;370(1):41-53
Abstract

Prognosis of Children with HIV-1 Infection Starting Antiretroviral Therapy in Southern Africa: A Collaborative Analysis of Treatment Programs.
Davies MA, May M, Bolton-Moore C, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis
J
. 2013 Dec 30.

Abstract

Immune Activation is Associated with Increased gut Microbial Translocation in Treatment Naive HIV Infected Children in a Resource Limited Setting.
Pilakka-Kanthikeel S, Arheart K, Selvaraj A, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2013 Dec 27.
Abstract

Predictors of Adverse Outcomes in HIV-1 Infected Children Receiving Combination Antiretroviral Treatment: Results from a DREAM Cohort in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Marazzi MC, De Luca S, Palombi L, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Jun 24.
Abstract

Paediatric HIV care in sub-Saharan Africa: clinical presentation and 2-year outcomes stratified by age group.
Ben-Farhat J, Gale M, Szumilin E,  et al
Trop Med Int Health
. 2013 Jun 20.
Abstract

The challenge of chronic lung disease in HIV-infected children and adolescents.
Weber HC, Gie RP, Cotton MF.
J Int AIDS
Soc
. 2013 Jun 18;16:18633.
Abstract

Morbidity After Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation in HIV-1 Infected Children in West Africa: Temporal Trends and Relation to CD4 Count.
De Beaudrap P, Boullé C, Lewden C, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Oct 24.
Abstract

Mortality and Clinical Outcomes in HIV-Infected Children on Antiretroviral Therapy in Malawi, Lesotho, and Swaziland.
Kabue MM, Buck WC, Wanless SR, et al
Pediatrics
. 2012 Aug 13
Abstract

HIV/AIDS In African Children: The Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation And Baylor Response.
Damonti J, Doykos P, Wanless RS, Kline M.
Health Aff (Millwood).
2012 Jul;31(7):1636-42.|
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Treatment outcomes among HIV-1 and HIV-2 infected children initiating antiretroviral therapy in a concentrated low prevalence setting in West Africa.
Okomo U, Togun T, Oko F,et al
BMC Pediatr. 2012 Jul 8;12(1):95.
Paper

Challenges in the Management of HIV-Infected Malnourished Children in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Trehan I, O'Hare BA, Phiri A, Heikens GT.
AIDS Res Treat. 2012;2012:790786.
Abstract

A WEEK-IN-REVIEW FEATURED REPORT
FULL-TEXT ARTICLE

Young HIV-Infected Children and Their Adult Caregivers Prefer Tablets to Syrup Antiretroviral
Medications in Africa.

Nahirya-Ntege P, Cook A, Vhembo T, et al
PLoS One
. 2012;;(5):e36186.
Paper

Survival Benefit of Early Infant Antiretroviral Therapy is Compromised when Diagnosis is Delayed.
Wamalwa D, Benki-Nugent S, Langat A,  et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Apr 26.
Abstract

Paediatric HIV Infection in Western Africa: The Long Way to the Standard of Care.
Tchidjou HK, Maria Martino A, Goli LP,  et al
J Trop Pediatr. 2012 Apr 23
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Challenges in the Management of HIV-Infected Malnourished Children in Sub-Saharan Africa,
Trehan I, O'Hare BA,  Phiri A   Heikens GT
AIDS Research and Treatment
Vol  12 , Art ID790786,
Paper

A review of studies of parent-child communication about sexuality and HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa.
Bastien S, Kajula LJ, Muhezi WW.

Reprod Health
. 2011 Sep 24;8(1):25
Abstract

Sex Differences in HIV RNA Level and CD4 Cell Percentage During Childhood.
Ruel TD, Zanoni BC, Ssewanyana I, et al

Clin Infect Dis
. 2011 Aug 12.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
12-month mortality and loss-to-program in antiretroviral-treated children: The IeDEA pediatric West
African Database to evaluate AIDS (pWADA), 2000-2008.
Ekouevi DK, Azondekon A, Dicko F, et al
 
BMC Public Health
. 2011 Jun 30;11(1):519.
Paper

Household and community HIV/AIDS status and child malnutrition in sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from the demographic and health surveys
Magadi MA.

Soc Sci Med
. 2011 Jun 17.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Monitoring Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Children in Resource-Limited Countries:
A Tale of Two Epidemics.

Paintsil E.
AIDS Res Treat. 2011;2011:280901
Paper

FULL TEXT ARTICLE
A biregional survey and review of first-line treatment failure and second-line pediatric
antiretroviral access and use in Asia and southern Africa.

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD);

J Int AIDS Soc. 2011 Apr 8;14(1):17
Paper

Net survival of perinatally and postnatally HIV-infected children: a pooled analysis of individual
data from sub-Saharan Africa.
Marston M, Becquet R, Zaba B,  et al
Int J Epidemiol. 2011 Jan 18.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Growth, immune and viral responses in HIV infected African children receiving highly
active antiretroviral therapy: a prospective cohort study.

Musoke PM, Mudiope P, Barlow-Mosha LN, et al
BMC Pediatr
. 2010 Aug 6;10(1):56.
Paper

Successful paediatric HIV treatment in rural primary care in Africa.
Janssen N, Ndirangu J, Newell ML, Bland RM.

Arch Dis Child
. 2009 Oct 29
Abstract

Increased Infant Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Type One Free Survival at One Year of Age in Sub-Saharan Africa
With Maternal Use of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy During Breast-Feeding.
Marazzi MC, Nielsen-Saines K, Buonomo E, et al 
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 Jun;28(6):483-487.
Abstract

Endoscopy Findings in HIV-Infected Children from Sub-Saharan Africa.
Cooke ML, Goddard EA, Brown RA.
J  Trop Pediatr
. 2009 Jan 15.
Abstract
 

HIV prevalence and mortality among children undergoing treatment for severe acute malnutrition in
sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Fergusson P, Tomkins A.
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg
. 2008 Dec 4. [
Abstract
 
Low Risk of Death, but Substantial Program Attrition, in Pediatric HIV Treatment Cohorts in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The KIDS-ART-LINC Collaboration 
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2008 Nov 4
Abstract
 
The unique features of pediatric HIV-1 in sub-Saharan Africa.
De Baets AJ, Ramet J, Msellati P, Lepage P.
Curr HIV Res. 2008 Jun;6(4):351-62.
Abstract
 
FULL TEXT ARTICLE
HIV-Infected Children Living in Central Africa Have Low Persistence of Antibodies to Vaccines
Used in the Expanded Program on Immunization
MC Tejiokem, I Gouandjika, Lydie Bénigue, et al 
PLoS ONE.
2007 Dec 5;2(12):e1260.
Paper
 
Addressing the paediatric HIV epidemic: a perspective from the Western Cape Region of
South Africa.
Eley B.  
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Sep 8;
Abstract
 
The role of HIV infection in acute respiratory infections among children in sub-Saharan
Africa.
Jeena P.
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2005 Jul;9(7):708-15.
Abstract
 
Estimating the Net Effect of HIV on Child Mortality in African Populations Affected by
Generalized HIV Epidemics.
Marston M, Zaba B, Salomon JA,    et ak

Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2005 Feb 1;38(2):219-227.
Abstract

Pediatric viral human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA levels, timing of infection,
and disease progression in African HIV-1-infected children.

Rouet F, Sakarovitch C, Msellati P, et al
Pediatrics
. 2003 Oct;112(4):e289.
Abstract

   
  The post-mortem pathology of HIV-1-infected African children.
Chakraborty R, Pulver A, Pulver LS, et al
Ann Trop Paediatr 2002 Jun;22(2):125-31
Abstract

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 

 
Paediatric palliative care needs and best practices in Sub-Saharan Africa: perspectives from frontline HIV healthcare workers
H.S. Soeters, S. Essajee, L. Sherr, et al
(7th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected children in East Africa International Epidemiologic
Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA)
R. Vreeman, S. Ayaya, W. Nyandiko, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Variability of growth response in children on antiretroviral treatment: the IeDEA Southern Africa Collaboration
T. Gsponer, R. Weigel, M.-A. Davies, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Immunologic response and survival of infants initiating antiretroviral treatment (ART) at
less than one year of age compared to older children enrolled at MTCT-Plus Initiative
sites in 8 African countries and Thailand

R.J. Carter, M. Katyal, P. Toro, E.J. Abrams, for the MTCT Plus Initiative
(5th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Response to ART in Children in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Pooled Analysis of Clinical Databases,
the KIDS-ART-LINC Collaboration
El Arrivé, B Marquis, N Tumwesiye, et al

(2007 Retro Conference)
PDF Poster     Abstract

Age and CD4 Percentage at ART Initiation: Relationship to CD4 Response over Time among
Children Enrolled in MTCT-Plus Initiative Sites
R Carter, M Katyal, J Austin, E Abrams
(14 CROI)
Abstract

Improving the quality of care for HIV infected children in Africa through networking
D Tindyebwa, J Kayita, G Bhat, et al
(15IAC)
Abstract

Children and HIV/AIDS in africa and what religious communities have done and can do
J Ngugi Waruguru

(15IAC)
Abstract
 
Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers: do they matter for children and young people
affected by HIV/AIDS?

D Zewdie, M Temin, R Bonnel
(15IAC)
Abstract
 
Six-country study demonstrates major proliferation of faith-based responses to children
affected by AIDS
G Foster, J Cairns, P McDermott

(15IAC)
Abstract
 
Children and HIV/AIDS in africa and what religious communities have
done and can do

J Ngugi Waruguru

(15IAC)
Abstract

CMV

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  High human cytomegalovirus loads and diverse linked variable genotypes in both HIV-1 infected and exposed,
but uninfected, children in Africa.
Bates M, Monze M, Bima H, et al 
Virolog
y. 2008 Oct 15.
Abstract

Malaria

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Mapping the risk of anaemia in preschool-age children: the contribution of malnutrition,
malaria, and helminth infections in west Africa.

Soares Magalhães RJ, Clements AC
PLoS Med. 2011 Jun;8(6):e1000438.
Paper

Angola
           

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Otorhinolaryngological findings and hearing in HIV-positive and HIV-negative children in a developing country
Taipale A, Pelkonen T, Taipale M,  et al
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol
. 2011 Mar 25.
Abstract
 
    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
  POSTER
Introducing a multi-site program for early diagnosis of HIV infection among HIV-exposed infants in Luanda-Angola
E.P.A.F. Castelbranco, J.B.N. De Vasconcelos, E. Oliveira, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Botswana
           

HIV Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 

Risk factors for mortality among human immunodeficiency virus-exposed and unexposed infants admitted to a neonatal intensive care unit in Botswana.
Zash RM, Ajose-Popoola O, Stordal K, et al
J Paediatr Child Health
. 2013 Dec 23
Abstract

Yield of Screening for TB and HIV among Children Failing to Thrive in Botswana.
Arscott-Mills T, Ho-Foster A, Lowenstein M, et al
JJ Trop Pediatr.
2013 Aug 27
Abstract

Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of HIV-Infected Children Diagnosed With Kaposi Sarcoma in Malawi and Botswana.
Cox CM, El-Mallawany NK, Kabue M, et al
Pediatr Blood Cance
r
. 2013 Mar 11

Abstract

Pathology and causes of death in a series of human immunodeficiency virus-positive
and negative pediatric referral hospital admissions in Botswana

Ansari NA, Kombe AH, Kenyon TA, et al
 
Pediatr Infect Dis
J 2003 Jan;22(1):43-48
Abstract
 

 
    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
 
The role of schools in the care of HIV-infected children: perspectives of HIV-infected children and their teachers
G. Karugaba, V. Mabikwa, T. Marukutira, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Hematological infant reference ranges and implications for toxicity grading among the pediatric study participants in Botswana
S. Moyo, G.K. Mayondi, K. Powis, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Prevalence and patterns of genotypic resistance mutations among children failing first- and second-line highly active antiretroviral therapies (ART) at the Botswana-Baylor Children's Clinical Centre of Excellence (COE)
D. Joel,  P. Rowinsky, M. Marape,  et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Risk factors for death from diarrhea among children in Botswana in 2012
J. Houston1, G. Paul2, O. Ratshipa, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
An approach to the management of children failing second-line antiretroviral therapy (ART) at the Botswana-Baylor
Children's Clinical Centre of Excellence (COE) and decentralized ART sites in Botswana
M. Tolle, A. Gomila, H. Jibril, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
An approach to the management of children failing second-line antiretroviral therapy (ART) at the Botswana-Baylor Children's Clinical Centre of Excellence (COE) and decentralized ART sites in Botswana
M. Tolle, A. Gomila1, H. Jibril, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Violence
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Knowledge and perceptions of parents regarding child sexual abuse in botswana and swaziland
Mathoma AM, Maripe-Perera DB 
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J Pediatr Nurs. 2006 Feb;21(1):67-72.
Abstract

Burkino Faso
           

HIV Infection/Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 

  Prevalence of proteinuria in children followed-up for HIV infection at Pediatric University Hospital Charles-de-Gaulle (CHUP-CDG) of Ouagadougou.]
Coulibaly G, Kouéta F, Ouédraogo O,  et al
Bull Soc Pathol Exot
. 2013 Jan 12.
Abstract

Short-Term Virological Efficacy, Immune Reconstitution, Tolerance, and Adherence of Once-Daily Dosing of Didanosine, Lamivudine, and Efavirenz in HIV-1-Infected African Children: ANRS 12103 Burkiname.
Barro M, Some J, Foulongne V, et al  
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2011 Jul;57 Suppl 1:S44-
Abstract

Lung disease and HIV infection in children at the Charles de Gaulle university pediatric hospital center
in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso).

Kouéta F, Yé D, Dao l, et al
Sante. 2008 Jan-Mar;18(1):15-8.
Abstract
 

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
 
Once-a-day paediatric HAART with DDI+3TC+EFV in West Africa: 24 month virological and
immunological outcomes. ANRS12103/12167 trial

H. Hien, B. Nacro, E. Zouré
(5th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POWERPOINT POSTER PRESENTATION

Once-a-day pediatric HAART with DDI+3TC+EFV in Burkina Faso - a phase II Trial (ANRS 12103 trial)
P Msellati

(XVII International  AIDS Conference)
Poster Presentation

Cryptosporidiosis

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

Clinical profile of cryptosporidiosis in a pediatric hospital environment in Burkina Faso.
Nacro B, Bonkoungou P, Nagalo K, et al. 
Med Trop (Mars) 1998;58(1):47-50
Abstract


Cameroon
           

General Challenges
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Addictive behavior of street children: Interculturation and resilience
Kommegne T, Denoux P, Bernoussi A, Njiengwe EF.
Encephale. 2013 Dec 17.
Abstract

HIV Infection/Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 

 
High HIV prevalence among children presenting for general consultation in rural Cameroon.
Zoufaly A, Hammerl R, Sunjoh F, et al

Int J STD AIDS
. 2014 Jan 27
.

Abstract

The Potentials of Fas Receptors and Ligands in Monitoring HIV-1 Disease in Children in Yaounde, Cameroon.
I
komey G, Assoumou MC, Atashili J,  et al
J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care
. 2013 Jun 6.
Abstract

Prevalence and determinants of virological failure in HIV-infected children on antiretroviral therapy in rural Cameroon: a cross-sectional study.
Zoufaly A, Fillekes Q, Hammerl R, et al
Antivir Ther
. 2013 Mar 18.

Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
The Burden of Orphans and Vulnerable Children Due to HIV/AIDS in Cameroon.
Nsagha DS, Bissek AC, Nsagha SM,  et al
Open AIDS J
. 2012;6:245-58.
Paper

A WEEK-IN-REVIEW FEATURED REPORT
Early Outcomes of HIV Exposed Children in the First District-wide Programme using Extended Regimens
for the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV, in Yaounde, Cameroon.
Njom Nlend AE, Same Ekobo C, Bitoungui M Junior, et al

J Trop Pediatr
. 2011 Dec 30
Abstract

Early Outcomes of HIV Exposed Children in the First District-wide Programme using
Extended Regimens for the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV, in Yaounde, Cameroon.
Njom Nlend AE, Same Ekobo C, Bitoungui M  

J Trop Pediatr
. 2011 Dec
Abstract

Drug Resistance Among Drug-naive and First-line Antiretroviral Treatment-failing Children in Cameroon.
Fokam J, Salpini R, Santoro MM,  et al

Pediatr Infect Dis J
. 2011 Aug 3
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Feasibility of Early Infant Diagnosis of HIV in Resource-Limited Settings: The ANRS 12140-PEDIACAM Study in Cameroon  
Faye A, Penda IC,  Guemkam G,  et al

PLoS ONE
6(7): e21840
Paper
 

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
  Evaluation of the nutritional status of PMTCT infants in the health district of Dschang Cameroon
S.S. Martin, F. Joseph, G.W. Raoul Emeric, et al
7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Population HIV-free survival among HIV-exposed children in four African countries: the PEARL community survey
P. Tih1, D. Coetzee, D.K. Ekouevi, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

High HIV-prevalence among children presenting for general consultation in the North-West province, Cameroon
A. Zoufaly, R. Hammerl, F. Sunjoh, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract


Côte d'Ivoire
           

HIV Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 

 
Morbidity and Health care Resource Utilization in HIV-Infected Children After Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation in Côte d'Ivoire, 2004-2009.
Desmonde S, Essanin JB, Aka AE,  et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2014 Mar 1;65(3):e95-e103
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Universal HIV Screening at Postnatal Points of Care: Which Public Health Approach for Early Infant Diagnosis in Côte d'Ivoire?
Ndondoki C, Brou H, Timite-Konan M, et al 
PLoS On
e
. 2013 Aug 21;8(8):e6799
Paper

Healthcare Resource Utilisation in untreated HIV-infected children in a paediatric programme, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, 2004-2009.
Desmonde S, Coffie PA, Aka EA, Bosse C, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2012 Sep 22
Abstract

Evolution of lipid levels in HIV-infected children treated or not with HAART in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire.
Cournil A, Mercier-Deheuvels S, Dupuy AM, et al

J
Trop Pediatr. 2011 May 10.
Abstract

Scaling up antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected children in Côte d'Ivoire: determinants of
survival and loss to programme.
Anaky MF, Duvignac J, Wemin L,  et al
Bull World Health Organ
. 2010 Jul 1;88(7):490-9
Abstract

Implementing family-focused HIV care and treatment: the first 2 years' experience of the mother-to-child
transmission -plus program in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.
Tonwe-Gold B, Ekouevi DK, Bosse CA,  et al
Trop Med Int Health
. 2009 Feb;14(2):204-12.
Abstract
 

Morbidity in HIV-1-Infected Children Treated or Not Treated with Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
(HAART), Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, 2000-04.
Walenda C, Alain K, François R, et al
 J Trop Pediatr. 2008 Dec 9.
Abstract
 
FULL TEXT ARTICLE
18-month occurrence of severe events among early diagnosed HIV-infected children before antiretroviral therapy
in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire: a cohort study.
Harambat J, Fassinou P, Becquet R,et al
BMC Public Health
. 2008 May 20;8(1):169.
Paper
 
Early mixed feeding and breastfeeding beyond 6 months increase the risk of postnatal HIV
transmission: ANRS 1201/1202 Ditrame Plus, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

Becquet R, Ekouevi DK, Menan H, et al  
Prev Med.
2007 Dec 4
Abstract

Genotypic Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Drug Resistance in Highly Active Antiretroviral
Therapy-Treated Children in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire.

Chaix ML, Rouet F, Kouakoussui KA, et al

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2005 Dec;24(12):1072-1076.
Abstract
 

     Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
 

 

Morbidity and healthcare resource utilisation in non ART-treated, HIV-1 infected children in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, 2004-2009
S. Desmonde, P. Coffié, E.A. Aka, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Population HIV-free survival among HIV-exposed children in four African countries: the PEARL community survey
P. Tih1, D. Coetzee, D.K. Ekouevi, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Predictors of treatment outcomes among children initiating antiretroviral therapy in Côte d'Ivoire during 2004-2008
A.F. Auld, M.Z. Tuho, K.A. Ekra, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Predictive Value of CD4 Count for the 12-month Risk of Death among Untreated HIV-1+ Children: Abidjan,
Côte d’Ivoire

K Malateste, E Aka, S Desmonde, et al
(18 CROI)
PDF Poster     Abstract

Clinical and biological factors at recruitment in HIV infected children in relation with three
years survival in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire: the experience of the ANRS 1244/1278 study

P Msellati, MF Anaky, F Rouet, et al 
(3rd IAS)

Abstract 

Sex/health education as a means to prevent HIV/AIDS infection among street
children in Côte d'Ivoire

B D Soura

(15IAC)
Abstract
 
HIV/TB

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 

  Diagnosed Tuberculosis During the Follow-up of a Cohort of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected
Children in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire: ANRS 1278 Study.
Elenga N, Kouakoussui KA, Bonard D, et al

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2005 Dec;24(12):1077-1082
Abstract
 
Tuberculosis

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Diagnosed Tuberculosis During the Follow-up of a Cohort of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-
Infected Children in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire: ANRS 1278 Study.
Elenga N, Kouakoussui KA, Bonard D, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2005 Dec;24(12):1077-1082.
Abstract

Central African Republic
           

HIV Infection/Disease
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Adaptive HIV-Specific B Cell-Derived Humoral Immune Defenses of the Intestinal Mucosa in Children Exposed to HIV via Breast-Feeding.
Moussa S, Jenabian MA, Gody JC,  et al
PLoS One
. 2013 May 21;8(5):e63408.
Paper

Virological Response and Resistance Profiles After 18 to 30 Months of First- or Second-/Third-Line
Antiretroviral Treatment: A Cross-Sectional Evaluation in HIV Type 1-Infected Children Living in the Central African Republic.
Charpentier C, Gody JC, Mbitikon O, et al
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2011 Jun 20.
Abstract


DR Congo
           

HIV Infection/Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Determinants of maternal health services utilization in urban settings of the Democratic Republic of Congo -
A Case study of Lubumbashi City.
Ntambue Ml A, Malonga K F, Dramaix-Wilmet M, Donnen P.
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth
. 2012 Jul 10;
Paper

Barriers to and facilitators of adherence to pediatric antiretroviral therapy in a sub-saharan setting:
insights from a qualitative study.
Fetzer BC, Mupenda B, Lusiama J,  et al

AIDS Patient Care STDS
. 2011 Oct;25(10):611-21
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
The Effect of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy on the Survival of HIV-Infected Children in a
Resource-Deprived Setting: A Cohort Study.

Edmonds A, Yotebieng M, Lusiama J,
 
PLoS Med
. 2011 Jun;8(6):e1001044
Paper

Impact of HIV/Aids on Child Mortality before the Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy Era:
A Study in Pointe-Noire, Republic of Congo.
Lallemant C, Halembokaka G, Baty G,  et al

J Trop Med
. 2010;2010. pii: 897176.
Abstract

Telling children they have HIV: lessons learned from findings of a qualitative study
in sub-Saharan Africa.
Vaz LM, Eng E, Maman S,  et al

AIDS Patient Care STDS
. 2010 Apr;24(4):247-56.
Abstract

Neurodevelopmental Trajectory of HIV-Infected Children Accessing Care in Kinshasa, Democratic
Republic of Congo.
Van Rie A, Dow A, Mupuala A, Stewart P.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2009 Aug 27.
Abstract

Pediatric human immunodeficiency virus screening in an african district hospital.
De Baets AJ, Edidi BS, Kasali MJ 

Clin Diagn Lab Immuno
l. 2005 Jan;12(1):86-92
Abstract


Egypt
           

HCV Infection/Disease
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL TEXT ARTICLE
Prevalence and risk factors of asymptomatic hepatitis C virus infection in Egyptian children.
El-Raziky MS, El-Hawary M, Esmat G, et al  
World J Gastroenterol.
2007 Mar 28;13(12):1828-32.
Paper
 
Hepatitis C virus infection in Egyptian children: single centre experience.
El-Raziky MS, El-Hawary M, El-Koofy N, et al
J Viral Hepat. 2004 Sep;11(5):471-6
Abstract
 
Miscellaneous
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Pathogenesis and Prognosis of Neutropenia in Infants and Children Admitted in a University Children Hospital in Egypt.
Tantawy AA, Sallam TH, Ibrahim DM, et al
Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2012 Nov 28.
Abstract

Ethiopia
           

HIV Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
Disclosure of diagnosis by parents and caregivers to children infected with HIV: prevalence associated
factors and perceived barriers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Abebe W, Teferra S.

AIDS Care
. 2012 Feb 9.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Prophylactic treatment uptake and Compliance with recommended follow up among HIV exposed infants:
a retrospective study in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Shargie MB, Eek F, Seifu AA.

BMC Res Notes
. 2011 Dec 27;4(1):563.
Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Factors Associated with HIV/AIDS Diagnostic Disclosure to HIV Infected Children Receiving HAART:
A Multi-Center Study in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Biadgilign S, Deribew A, Amberbir A, et al
PLoS One
. 2011 Mar 21;6(3):e17572.
Paper

Knowledge and attitudes of caregivers of HIV-infected children toward antiretroviral treatment in Ethiopia.
Biadgilign S, Reda AA, Deribew A, Amberbir A, et al
Patient Educ Couns
. 2011 Mar 2
Abstract

RNA Detection and Subtype C Assessment of HIV-1 in Infants with Diarrhea in Ethiopia.
Ayele W, Assefa T, Lulseged S, et al 
Open AIDS J. 2009 May 20;3:19-23.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Adherence to Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy and its correlates among HIV infected pediatric patients
in Ethiopia.
Biadgilign S, Derbiew A, Amberbir A, Deribe K.  
BMC Pediatr
. 2008 Dec 6;8(1):53.

Abstract
 

Children, AIDS and the politics of orphan care in Ethiopia: The extended family revisited.
Abebe T, Aase A 
Soc Sci Med.
2007 Mar 20;
Abstract

Clinical description of children with HIV/AIDS admitted at a referral hospital in
Addis Ababa.
Bedri A, Lulseged S.
Ethiop Med J 2001 Jul;39(3):203-11
Abstract
 

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
  POSTER
Prophylactic treatment uptake and compliance with recommended follow up among HIV exposed infants:
a retrospective study Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
M.B. Shargie
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Tuberculosis

    Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 

  Perinatal malaria and tuberculosis co-infection: A case report.
Thapa R, Mallick D, Biswas B.

Int J Infect Dis
.
2009 Jul 30

Abstract

Gambia
           

HIV
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Mortality and loss to programme before antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected children
eligible for treatment in The Gambia, West Africa.

Okomo U, Togun T, Oko F, Peterson K, Jaye A.
AIDS Res Ther
. 2012 Oct 2;9(1):28.
Abstract

Malaria
 

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
A Randomised Trial to Compare the Safety, Tolerability and Efficacy of Three Drug Combinations
for Intermittent Preventive Treatment in Children
Bojang K, Akor F, Bittaye O, et al
PLoS One
. 2010 Jun 1
21
Paper

Ghana
           

HIV
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Postnatal Depression Symptoms are Associated with Increased Diarrhea Among Infants of HIV-Positive
Ghanaian Mothers
Okronipa HE, Marquis GS, Lartey A, et al
AIDS Behav. 2012 Feb 14
Abstract

Prevalence and Pattern of Disclosure of HIV Status in HIV-Infected Children in Ghana.
Kallem S, Renner L, Ghebremichael M, Paintsil E.
AIDS Behav
. 2010 Jul 7
Abstract


Kenya
           

General/Miscellaneous Reports
 
    Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
   
FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Diarrhoea complicating severe acute malnutrition in Kenyan children: a prospective descriptive study of risk factors and outcome.
Talbert A, Thuo N, Karisa J,  et al
 PLoS One
.
2012;7(6):e38321.
Paper

High rate of pneumococcal bacteremia in a prospective cohort of older children and adults
in an area of high HIV prevalence in rural western Kenya.
Feikin DR, Jagero G, Aura B, Bigogo GM,  et al
 
BMC Infect Dis
. 2010 Jun 23;10(1):186
Abstract

I washed and fed my mother before going to school": Understanding the psychosocial well-being of
children providing chronic care for adults affected by HIV/AIDS in Western Kenya.
Skovdal M, Ogutu VO.
 
Glob
al Health. 2009 Aug 23;5(1):
Abstract

Anemia

    Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 

  The acceptability to women in Mombasa, Kenya, of the donation and transfusion of umbilical cord
blood for severe anaemia in young children.

Hassall O, Ngina L, Kongo W, et al 
Vox Sang.
2007 Dec 7
Abstract
 
HIV Disease
 

    Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
Burden of HIV Infection Among Children Aged 18 Months to 14 Years in Kenya: Results From a Nationally Representative Population-Based Cross-sectional Survey.
Ngʼeno B, Mwangi A, Ngʼangʼa L, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2014 May 1;66 Suppl 1:S82-8.
Abstract

Measles Seropositivity in HIV-Infected Kenyan Children on Antiretroviral Therapy.
Newman LP, Njoroge A, Ben-Youssef L,  et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J
. 2014 Mar 10.
Abstract

The importance of caregivers in the outcome of pediatric HIV management, Mombasa, Kenya.
Sivapalasingam S, Mendillo M, Ahmed A,  et al 
AIDS Care
. 2014 Apr;26(4):425-33.
Abstract

The importance of caregivers in the outcome of pediatric HIV management, Mombasa, Kenya.
Sivapalasingam S, Mendillo M, Ahmed A,  et al
AIDS Care
. 2013 Oct 4.
Abstract

Human caliciviruses detected in HIV-seropositive children in Kenya.
Mans J, Murray TY, Kiulia NM,  et al
J Med Virol. 2013 Oct 1
Abstract

Pooled HIV-1 RNA Viral Load Testing for Detection of Antiretroviral Treatment Failure in Kenyan children.
Chohan BH, Tapia K, Merkel M, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Mar 28.
Abstract

Non-adherence to Clinic Appointments among HIV-infected Children in an Ambulatory Care Program in Western Kenya.
Nyandiko W, Vreeman R, Liu H, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Mar 5.
Abstract

Prevalence, perceptions, and correlates of pediatric HIV disclosure in an HIV treatment program in Kenya.
John-Stewart GC, Wariua G, Beima-Sofie KM,  et al
AIDS Care. 2012 Dec 20.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Prevalence and risk factors of neurological impairment among children aged 6--9 years: from population based cross sectional study in western Kenya.
Kawakatsu Y, Kaneko S, Karama M, Honda S.
BMC Pediatr
. 2012 Dec 3;12(1):
Paper

Retention of HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in HIV care and treatment programs in Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda and Tanzania.
McNairy ML, Lamb MR, Carter RJ,  et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2012 Oct 29
Abstract

Acceptability and feasibility of integration of HIV care services into antenatal clinics in rural Kenya:
A qualitative provider interview study.
Winestone LE, Bukusi EA, Cohen CR, et al
Glob Public Health. 2011 Nov 1.
Abstract

Efficient monitoring of HIV-1 vertically infected children in Kenya on first-line antiretroviral therapy.
Lihana RW, Lwembe RM, Bi X, Ochieng W,  et al

J Clin Virol
. 2011 Jul 26.
Abstract

Implementation and outcomes of an active defaulter tracing system for HIV, prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV (PMTCT), and TB patients in Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya.
Thomson KA, Cheti EO, Reid T.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg
. 2011 Apr 19.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Predictors of mortality in HIV-1 infected children on antiretroviral therapy in Kenya:
a prospective cohort.
Wamalwa DC, Obimbo EM, Farquhar C,  et al 
BMC Pediatr
. 2010 May 18;10(1):33.
Paper

Factors Associated with Parent-Child Communication About HIV/AIDS in the
United States and Kenya: A Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Poulsen MN, Miller KS, Lin C,  et al

AIDS Behav. 2009 Sep 11
Abstract

Medication diaries do not improve outcomes with highly active antiretroviral therapy
in Kenyan children:
a randomized clinical trial.

Wamalwa DC, Farquhar C, Obimbo EM, et al
J Int AIDS Soc. 2009 Jun 24;12(1):8.
Abstract

Pediatric HIV-1 in Kenya: pattern and correlates of viral load and association with mortality.
Obimbo EM, Wamalwa D, Richardson B, et al 
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2009 Jun 1;51(2):209-15.
Abstract

Impact of the Kenya post-election crisis on clinic attendance and medication adherence for HIV-infected children
in western Kenya.
Vreeman RC, Nyandiko WM, Sang E, et al   
Confl Health
. 2009 Apr 4;3(1):5
Abstract
 

Immune Responses to Measles and Tetanus Vaccines Among Kenyan Human Immunodeficiency
Virus Type 1 (HIV-1)-Infected Children Pre- and Post-Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy and Revaccination.
Farquhar C, Wamalwa D, Selig S, et al  
Pediatr Infect Dis J
. 2009 Mar 2.
Abstract
 
Performance of Clinical Algorithms for HIV-1 Diagnosis and Antiretroviral Initiation Among HIV-1-Exposed
Children Aged Less Than 18 Months in Kenya.
Inwani I, Mbori-Ngacha D, Nduati R, et al  
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2009 Feb 16
Abstract
 
FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Implementation of a comprehensive program including psycho-social and treatment literacy activities
to improve adherence to HIV care and treatment for a pediatric population in Kenya.
Van Winghem J, Telfer B, Reid T, et al 
BMC Pediatr.
2008 Nov 21;8:52.
Paper
 
FULL TEXT ARTICLE
Optimizing paediatric HIV care in Kenya: challenges in early infant diagnosis.
Cherutich P, Inwani I, Nduati R, Mbori-Ngachad D. 
Bull World Health Organ
. 2008 Feb;86(2):155-16
Paper

Novel antibiotic-resistant pneumococcal strains recovered from the upper respiratory tracts of
HIV-infected adults and their children in Kisumu, Kenya.

Medina MJ, Greene CM   
Microb Drug Resist. 2005 Spring;11(1):9-17.
Abstract

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 

 
POSTER
Evaluation of a comprehensive strategy to measure pediatric adherence to antiretroviral therapy in Kenya
R. Vreeman, W. Nyandiko, H. Liu, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Poster    
Abstract

 
POSTER
Antiretroviral therapy adherence patterns among HIV-infected Kenyan children
R. Vreeman, W. Nyandiko, H. Liu, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Poster     
Abstract

Monitoring 18-month HIV-exposed infant outcomes: results from the pilot of a HIV-exposed infant cohort analysis tool in Nyanza province,
western Kenya
M. Schmitz, B. Ochanda, F. Miruka, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Treatment outcomes in HIV-infected children in Kenya, 2004-2011: results from a national retrospective cohort study
I
. Mukui, A. Katana  I. Inwani, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Outcomes of HIV-infected children less than 2 years of age presenting to public HIV clinics in Kenya 2004-2010: a national retrospective cohort study
B. Ng'eno, L. Nganga, S. Mod, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Incidence of and risk factors for toxicity among HIV-positive children receiving cART: findings from a
large observational cohort in western Kenya
B. Jakait, W. Nyandiko, J. Koech, et al
(XIX International  AIDS Conference)
Abstract

Implementation of daily nevirapine prophylaxis in HIV-exposed breastfeeding infants in western Kenya
K. Diouf, M. Wanjiru, N. Tuma, et a
(XIX International  AIDS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Integrating clinic and outreach health education programming among pediatric HIV patients in Mombasa, Kenya
A. Ahmed, N. Sugar, D. Ngui, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
Long-term impact of the Kenya post-election crisis on clinic attendance and medication adherence for HIV-infected
children in Western Kenya
R.B. Yoder, W.M. Nyandiko, R.C. Vreeman, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
Successful increase in uptake of antiretroviral therapy in infants less than two years of age: applying continuous quality improvement principles in rural facilities in Kenya
S. Nzyoka, E. Kibunyi, F. Odhiambo, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) switches and common adverse drug reactions in children and adolescents on HAART in children of God Relief Institute, Kenya: January 2005 to December 2009
N. Kusu, T. Osoba, R. Musoke, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Follow up of HIV exposed infants to monitor effectiveness of PMTCT care in Mombasa, Kenya
D.P.M. Mwakangalu
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Enhancing access for pediatric and maternal HIV testing, care, and treatment using community health workers (CHWs) in Kisumu West, Kenya
M. Kasera, E. Nyagaya1, M. Omond, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Predictors of mortality in HIV-1 infected children on antiretroviral therapy in Kenya
D. Wamalwa, E. Obimbo, C. Farquhar, et al
(5th IAS Conference)
PDF Poster
     Abstract

Challenges in the provision of pediatric ART services in North Rift Province, Kenya
S. Bii Cheruiyot
(5th IAS Conference)
Abstract
 
Progression of HIV Infection in children attending the academic model providing access to healthcare
(AMPATH) clinics in Western Kenya
S. Ayaya, W. Nyandiko, R. Vreeman, et al
(5th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POWERPOINT POSTER PRESENTATION
Parental disclosure of pediatric HIV status: a qualitative assessment of disclosure and pediatric antiretroviral
R. Vreeman

(XVII International  AIDS Conference)
Poster Presentation
 

Orphan status and pediatric anti-retroviral therapy adherence in a resource-poor setting
Wiehe SE, Vreeman RC, Musick BS, et al
(4th IAS Conference)
Abstract

 
Validation of clinical algorithms for diagnosis of HIV-1 infection and initiation of
antiretroviral therapy in exposed children aged less than 18 months in Kenya

Inwani I, Ngacha D-M, Nduati R, et al
(4th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Increasing the coping capacity of children affected by HIV/AIDS through the child-centred
approaches to HIV/AIDS (CCATH)

C Ogolla, A G Ragi, J N Kimani
(15IAC)
Abstract
 

HIV/TB

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 

  Outcomes of tuberculosis co-infected children below 3 years on art in Western Kenya
Nyandiko-Mokaya W, Mwangi A , Arpadi S, et al
(4th IAS Conference)
Abstract
 
Malaria

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  FULL-TEXT  ARTICLE
Malaria and human immunodeficiency virus infection as risk factors for anemia in
infants in Kisumu, western Kenya.
van Eijk AM, Ayisi JG, Ter Kuile FO,
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2002 Jul;67(1):44-53
PDF Paper

Defining and detecting malaria epidemics in the highlands of western Kenya.
Hay SI, Simba M, Busolo M, et al.
Emerg Infect Dis 2002 Jun;8(6):555-62
Abstract
 

 

Salmonella

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  Salmonella Bacteremia in Kenyan Children.
Brent AJ, Oundo JO, Mwangi I, et al

Pediatr Infect Dis J.
2006 Mar;25(3):230-236.
Abstract
 
Violence
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Piloting post-exposure prophylaxis in Kenya raises specific concerns for the management of
childhood rape.
Speight CG, Klufio A, Kilonzo SN, et al 
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2006 Jan;100(1):14-8.
Abstract

Lesotho
           

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
  False negative post-18 month confirmatory HIV tests in HIV DNA PCR positive children: a retrospective analysis from Lesotho.
Garcia-Prats AJ, Draper HR, Sanders JE,  et al
AIDS
. 2012 Jun 27.
Abstract

Early Clinical Outcomes in Children Enrolled in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Care and Treatment in Lesotho.
Leyenaar JK, Novosad PM, Ferrer KT, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J
. 2009 Dec 16
Abstract

   Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 

  Towards getting more HIV-positive infants on lifesaving treatment: assessing turnaround times for early infant diagnosis in Lesotho
M. Gill, H.J. Hoffman, A. Isavwa, et al
(7th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention)
Abstract

Malawi
           

   Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
HIV and Childhood Disability: A Case-Controlled Study at a Paediatric Antiretroviral Therapy Centre in Lilongwe, Malawi.
Devendra A, Makawa A, Kazembe PN,  et a
lPLoS One. 2013 Dec 31;8(12):e84024.
Paper

HIV-exposed uninfected children: a growing population with a vulnerable immune system?
Afran L, Garciaknight M, Nduati E,  et al

Clin Exp Immunol
. 2013 Dec 11.
Abstract

Clinical versus Rapid Molecular HIV Diagnosis in Hospitalized African Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial Simulating Point-of-Care Infant Testing.
McCollum ED, Preidis GA, Maliwichi M,  et al

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2013 Dec 8.
Abstract

Developing a palliative care service for children in the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi.
Molyneux EM, Lavy V, Bunn M, et al
Arch Dis Child
. 2013 Jul 29.
Abstract

FULL TEXT ARTICLE
Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Option B+ for HIV Prevention and Treatment of Mothers and Children in Malawi.
Fasawe O, Avila C, Shaffer N,  et al
PLoS One
. 2013;8(3):e57778.
Paper

Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of HIV-Infected Children Diagnosed With Kaposi Sarcoma in Malawi and Botswana.
Cox CM, El-Mallawany NK, Kabue M, et al
Pediatr Blood Cance
r
. 2013 Mar 11
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Mortality and Health Outcomes of HIV-Exposed and Unexposed Children in a PMTCT Cohort in Malawi.
Landes M, van Lettow M, Chan AK, et al
PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e47337.
Paper

Managing HIV-infected children in a low-resource, public clinic: a comparison of nurse vs. clinical officer practices in ART refill, calculation of adherence and subsequent appointments.
Weigel R, Feldacker C, Tweya H, et al
J Int AIDS Soc. 2012;15(2):17432
Abstract

Child Mortality Levels and Trends by HIV Status in Blantyre, Malawi: 1989-2009.
Taha TE, Dadabhai SS, Sun J, Rahman MH, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 Jun 11
Abstract

Superior Uptake and Outcomes of Early Infant Diagnosis of HIV Services at an Immunization Clinic Versus
an "Under-Five" General Pediatric Clinic in Malawi.

McCollum ED, Johnson DC, Chasela CS, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2012 May 18.
Abstract

They Have Already Thrown Away Their Chicken": barriers affecting participation by HIV-infected women in care and treatment programs for their infants in Blantyre, Malawi.
Donahue MC, Dube Q, Dow A,  et al
AIDS Care. 2012 Feb 21.
Abstract

Prompt initiation of ART with therapeutic food is associated with improved outcomes in HIV infected Malawian children with malnutrition.
Kim MH, Cox C, Dave A, Draper HR, et al

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2011 Nov 20
Abstract

Pneumonia and Malnutrition are Highly Predictive of Death among African Children Hospitalized
with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection or Exposure Early in the Era of Antiretroviral Therapy.
Preidis GA, McCollum ED, Mwansambo C, et al
J Pediatr. 2011 Apr 12.
Abstract

Inadequate Coordination of Maternal and Infant HIV Services Detrimentally Affects Early Infant
Diagnosis Outcomes in Lilongwe, Malawi.
Braun M, Kabue MM, McCollum ED, et al

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
.
2011 Jan 10
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Child mortality in rural Malawi: HIV closes the survival gap between the socio-economic strata.
Jahn A, Floyd S, McGrath N,  et al 
PLoS One
. 2010 Jun 28;5(6):e11320.
Paper

Growth response to antiretroviral treatment in HIV-infected children: a cohort study from
Lilongwe, Malawi.
Weigel R, Phiri S, Chiputula F,
et al
Trop Med Int Health
. 2010 Jun 15
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Task Shifting Routine Inpatient Pediatric HIV Testing Improves Program Outcomes
in Urban Malawi: A Retrospective Observational Study
.
McCollum ED, Preidis GA, Kabue MM, et al
PLoS One. 2010 Mar 10;5(3):e9626.
Paper

Effect of provider-initiated testing and counselling and integration of ART
services on access to HIV diagnosis and treatment for children in Lilongwe,
Malawi: a pre- post comparison.
Weigel R, Kamthunzi P, Mwansambo C, et al

BMC Pediatr
. 2009 Dec 18;9(1):80
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Supporting children to adhere to anti-retroviral therapy in urban Malawi: multi method insights.
Weigel R, Makwiza I, Nyirenda J, et al 
BMC Pediatr
. 2009 Jul 14;9(1):45
Paper

Predictors for mortality and loss to follow-up among children receiving
anti-retroviral therapy in Lilongwe, Malawi.
Fetzer BC, Hosseinipour MC, Kamthuzi P, et al  
Trop Med Int Health
. 2009 Jun 28
Abstract

FULL TEXT PDF ARTICLE
HIV prevalence in severely malnourished children admitted to nutrition rehabilitation units in
Malawi: Geographical & seasonal variations A cross-sectional study A cross-sectional study.

Thurstans S, Kerac M, Maleta K, et al
BMC Pediat< 2008 May 21;8(1):22.
Paper
 

Association of maternal HIV infection with increase of infant mortality in Malawi.
Hong R.
J Paediatr Child Health.
2008 May;44(5):291-6.

Abstract
 
Experience of anti-retroviral treatment for HIV-infected children in Malawi: the 1st 12 months.
Ellis J, Molyneux EM.
Ann Trop Paediatr. 2007 Dec;27(4):261-7.
Abstract
 
HIV Seroreversion Time in HIV-1-Uninfected Children Born to HIV-1-Infected Mothers
in Malawi.
Gulia J, Kumwenda N, Li Q, Taha TE .
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr.
2007 Aug 30;
Abstract
 
Incidence of cryptosporidiosis species in paediatric patients in Malawi.
Morse TD, Nichols RA, Grimason AM, et al
Epidemiol Infect.
2007 Jan 15;:1-9
Abstract
 
Antiretroviral therapy for children in the routine setting in Malawi.
The Malawi Paediatric Antiretroviral Treatment Group.
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2006 Dec 28;
Abstract
 
Chemokine Responses Are Increased in HIV-Infected Malawian Children With Invasive
Pneumococcal Disease.
Carrol ED, Mankhambo LA, Balmer P, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Dec 21
Abstract
 
Observational Cohort Study of HIV-Infected African Children.
Laufer MK, van Oosterhout JJ, Perez MA, et al  

Pediatr Infect Dis J.
2006 Jul;25(7):623-627.
Abstract

Spectrum and presentation of pediatric malignancies in the HIV era: Experience from Blantyre,
Malawi, 1998-2003.
Sinfield RL, Molyneux EM, Banda K, et al   
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2006 Jun 22;
Abstract
 

Low levels of pyrazinamide and ethambutol in children with tuberculosis and impact of age,
nutritional status, and human immunodeficiency virus infection.
Graham SM, Bell DJ, Nyirongo S,  

Antimicrob Agents Chemothe
r. 2006 Feb;50(2):407-13.
Abstract
 
HIV and mortality of mothers and children: evidence from cohort studies in Uganda, Tanzania,
and Malawi.
Zaba B, Whitworth J, Marston M, et al 
Epidemiology. 2005 May;16(3):275-80.
Abstract

Changes in haemoglobin levels in infants in Malawi: effect of low birth weight and fetal
anaemia
.

Le Cessie S, Verhoeff FH, Mengistie G,et al.
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2002 May;86(3):F182-F187
Abstract

   Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 

 
HIV and childhood disability: a case-controlled study at a paediatric ART centre in Lilongwe, Malawi
A. Devendra, A. Makawa, P.N. Kazembe, et al
(7th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention)
Abstract

Presumptive diagnosis of severe HIV disease: the cornerstone to saving HIV-exposed infants' lives in Lesotho
A. Tiam, M. Foso, A. Isavwa, et al
(7th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention)
Abstract

Clinical diagnosis versus expedited virologic testing for HIV infection in hospitalized Malawian infants: a randomized controlled proof-of-concept trial of point-of-care infant testing
E.D. McCollum, G.A. Preidis2 M. Maliwichi, et al
(XIX International AIDS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Increasing uptake and quality of PMTCT and pediatric HIV care and treatment services through expert client program in Machinga district, Malawi
E. Chemey, J. Kandodo, E. Skowronska, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Mortality and health outcomes in a matched cohort of HIV-exposed and un-exposed children at 18-20 months
in Zomba district, Malawi
M. Landes, M. van Lettow, R. Bedell, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Assessing the correlation between neurodevelopment, plasma viral load and CSF viral load in children before and after antiretroviral treatment
A. Dow, M. Mallewa, E. Kafoteka, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Challenges of early infant HIV diagnosis and treatment in Malawi
Q. Dube, A. Dow, J. Lebov, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

High early mortality in infants and adolescents in the national ART programme of Malawi, 2004-2007
J. Estill, O. Keiser, L. Tenthani, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Challenges in pediatric HIV referral: evidence for PMTCT, infant diagnosis, and pediatric HIV clinic
integration in Lilongwe, Malawi
M. Braun, M. Kabue, M. Chirwa, et al
(5th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Frequency of oral manifestations of HIV infection in 3502 pediatric patients in Malawi
M.M. Kabue, P.N. Kazembe, R.M. Grimes, M.W. Kline
(5th IAS Conference)
Abstract

 
Pediatric HIV care & treatment training program: increasing enrollment of children on art at district
hospital art clinics through training and mentorship

C. Chitsulo, B. Tippet-Barr, M.M. Kabue, et al
(5th IAS Conference)
Abstract

 
RT initiation and increased survival of infants traced from PMTCT to pediatric HIV care: highlighting
the need for program coordination in Lilongwe, Malawi

M.M. Kabue, M. Braun, L. Aetker,et al
(5Ith IAS Conference)
Abstract

 
Discontinuation of standard first-line antiretroviral therapy in a cohort of 1434 Malawian children
M.M. Kabue, W.C. Buck, P.N. Kazembe, M.W. Kline
(5Ith IAS Conference)
Abstract

Cross fertilization of good practices and lessons learned amongst implementing partners
enhances Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) programs. Hope for African Children
Initiative (HACI) Malawi experience

B Yamba, T Chirwa, N Bamusi
(15IAC)
Abstract


Morocco
           

     Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
  POSTER
Management of HIV infection in children, experience of the Pediatric University Hospital of Rabat in Morocco
S. Benchekroun, A. Ghoughbar, O. Ahrikat, et al
(65Ith IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Mozambique
           

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
  Impact of HIV Exposure on Health Outcomes in HIV-Negative Infants Born to HIV-Positive Mothers in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Moraleda C, de Deus N, Serna-Bolea C, et al

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2014 Feb 1;65(2):182-9.
Abstract

Retention of HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in HIV care and treatment programs in Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda and Tanzania.
McNairy ML, Lamb MR, Carter RJ,  et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2012 Oct 29
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Oral manifestations in HIV+ children in Mozambique.
Sales-Peres SH, Mapengo MA, Moura-Grec PG, et al
Cien Saude Colet. 2012 Jan;17(1):55-60.
Paper

Risk of Extended Viral Resistance in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-1-Infected Mozambican Children After First-Line Treatment Failure.
Vaz P, Chaix ML, Jani I, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 Nov 10.
Abstract

     Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 

  Acceptability of new child health card by health workers and users in Mozambique:
continuum of care for HIV exposed children exposed children

B. da Silva, E. Karajeanes N. Fernandes
(5Ith IAS Conference)
Abstract

Niger
           

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
  Prevalence of hematological abnormalities and malnutrition in HIV-infected under five children in Enugu.
Ezeonwu BU, Ikefuna AN, Oguonu T, Okafor HU.
Niger J Clin Pract
. 2014 May-Jun;17(3):303-8.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
HIV Prevalence and Impact on Renutrition in Children Hospitalised for Severe Malnutrition in Niger:
An Argument for More Systematic Screening.

Madec Y, Germanaud D, Moya-Alvarez V, , et al
PLoS One. 2011;6(7):e22787.
Paper


Nigeria
Malaria          

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 

Oral Lesions and their Association with CD4 Count and Viral Load in HIV Positive Nigerian Children.
Okoje VN, Oladokun RE, Osinusi K, Obimakinde OS.
Oral Health Dent Manag
. 2013 Dec;12(4):200-204.
Abstract

Pediatric HIV in Kano, Nigeria.
Obiagwu PN, Hassan-Hanga F, Ibrahim M.
Niger J Clin Pract. 2013 Oct-Dec;16(4):521-5
.
Abstract


FULL-TEXT ARTICLE

Clinically significant interactions between antiretroviral and co-prescribed drugs for HIV-infected children: profiling and comparison of two drug databases.
Oshikoya KA, Oreagba IA, Ogunleye OO,  et al
Ther Clin Risk Manag
. 2013;9:215-221
Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE

Prevalence of Hepatitis B co-infection amongst HIV infected children attending a care and treatment centre in Owerri, South-eastern Nigeria.
Nwolisa E, Mbanefo F, Ezeogu J, Amadi P.
Pan Afr Med J. 2013 Mar 7;14:89
Paper

Immunologic Outcomes of Antiretroviral Therapy among HIV-Infected Nigerian Children and its Association with Early Infant Feeding and Nutritional Status at Treatment Initiation.
Omoni AO, Christian PS, Sadoh WE, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Feb 13.
Abstract

Prevalence of renal disease in Nigerian children infected with the human immunodeficiency virus and on highly active anti-retroviral therapy.
Iduoriyekemwen NJ, Sadoh WE, Sadoh AE.
Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl
. 2013 Jan;24(1):172-7.
Abstract

Potential drug-drug interactions in HIV-infected children on highly active antiretroviral therapy in Lagos, Nigeria.
Oshikoya K, Lawal S, Oreagba I,  et al
J Int AIDS Soc
. 2012 Nov 11;15(6):18363.
Abstract

Cystatin C-Based Evaluation of Kidney Function of HIV-Infected Children in Benin City, Southern Nigeria.
Abiodun MT, Iduoriyekemwen NJ, Abiodun PO.
Int J Nephrol
. 2012;2012:861296.
Abstract

Left Ventricular Systolic Function in Nigerian Children with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection.
Ige OO, Oguche S, Bode-Thomas F.
Congenit Heart Dis
. 2012 Jun 13.
Abstract

Mucocutaneous manifestation of pediatric human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency
syndrome (HIV/AIDS) in relation to degree of immunosuppression: a study of a West African population.

Umoru D, Oviawe O, Ibadin M, Onunu A, Esene H.

Int J Dermatol
. 2012 Mar;51(3):305-12.
Abstract

Disclosure of HIV status to infected children in a Nigerian HIV Care Programme.
Brown BJ, Oladokun RE, Osinusi K,  et al

AIDS Care
. 2011 Apr 5:1-6.
Abstract

Microalbuminuria in children with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in
Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

Eke FU, Anochie IC, Okpere AN, et al
Niger J Med
. 2010 Jul-Sep;19(3):298-301
Abstract

Kidney function of HIV-infected children in Lagos, Nigeria: using Filler's serum
cystatin C-based formula.
Esezobor CI, Iroha E, Oladipo O, et al
J Int AIDS Soc
. 2010 May 18;13(1):17.
Abstract

The clinical features of paediatric HIV/AIDS at presentation at the University of
Abuja Teaching Hospital,
Gwagwalada.
Okechukwu AA, Gambo D, Okechukwu OI.
Niger J Med. 2008 Oct-Dec;17(4):433-8
Abstract
 

Pattern of pediatric HIV/AIDS: a five-year experience in a tertiary hospital.
Onankpa B, Airede L, Paul I, Dorcas I, et al
J Natl Med Assoc. 2008 Jul;100(7):821-5
Abstract
 
HIV infection in hospitalized children with endemic diseases in Abakaliki, Nigeria: the role of
clinically directed selective screening in diagnosis.

Ojukwu JU, Ogbu CN.
AIDS Care. 2007 Mar;19(3):330-6.
Abstract

Death of a G-6-P-D Deficient Child with Co-morbid HIV Infection Linked to Scarification.
Uwaezuoke SN, Nneli RO.
J Trop Pediatr. 2007 Jan 4;
Abstract
 

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
  Serving the girl-child in OVC programming: how can girls count in the face of vulnerability?
A case study of rivers and Akwa Ibom states of Southern Nigeria

C.C. Odiakosa, O. Onoh A. Sarah, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Rwanda
           

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Long-term Effectiveness of Combination Antiretroviral Therapy and Prevalence of HIV Drug Resistance in HIV-1-infected Children and Adolescents in Rwanda.
Mutwa PR, Boer KR, Rusine J, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33(1):63-9
Abstract

High Retention among HIV-Infected Children in Rwanda during Scale-up and Decentralization of HIV Care and Treatment Programs, 2004-2010.
Tene G, Lahuerta M, Teasdale C, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Feb 12
Abstract

Scaling up early infant diagnosis of HIV in Rwanda, 2008-2010.
Binagwaho A, Mugwaneza P, Irakoze AA,  et al
J Public Health Policy. 2012 Nov 29
Abstract

Retention of HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in HIV care and treatment programs in Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda and Tanzania.
McNairy ML, Lamb MR, Carter RJ,  et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2012 Oct 29
Abstract

Under-two child mortality according to maternal HIV status in Rwanda:
assessing outcomes within the National PMTCT Program.
Mugwaneza P, Umutoni NW, Ruton H, et al

Pan Afr Med J
. 2011;9:37
Abstract

Nothing can defeat combined hands (Abashize hamwe ntakibananira): Protective processes and resilience
in Rwandan children and families affected by HIV/AIDS.

Betancourt TS, Meyers-Ohki S, Stulac SN, et al
Soc Sci Med. 2011 Jul 23.
Abstract

Understanding locally, culturally, and contextually relevant mental health problems among Rwandan
children and adolescents affected by HIV/AIDS.

Betancourt TS, Rubin-Smith JE, Beardslee WR,  et al

AIDS Care
. 2011 Jan 24:1-12.
Abstract

Street children and political violence: a socio-demographic analysis of street
children in Rwanda.

Veale A, Dona G.
Child Abuse Negl 2003 Mar;27(3):253-69
Abstract

Ocular manifestations of infection with the human immunodeficiency virus in
an African pediatric population.
Kestelyn P, Lepage P, Karita E, Van de Perre P.
Ocul Immunol Inflamm 2000 Dec;8(4):263-73
Abstract

 

 
    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
  Impact of HIV AIDS on schooling of HIV-infected children attending TRAC Plus clinic 2008-2009
D. Tuyishimire, D.B.A. Bugingo, M.J. Maribori
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

HIV infection and children's intellectual development: an appraisal of school performance of HIV-infected school age children enrolled in care and antiretroviral treatment (ART) at the Kigali University Teaching Hospital (CHUK) in Rwanda
G. Tene, N. Muganga, R. Fayorsey, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Addressing inequality in access to HIV care and treatment for children: contribution of the 5 years “unite for children, unite against AIDS” campaign in Rwanda
L. Tsague D., B. Mukakizimana, J. Muita. et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Improving the coverage and efficiency of the national program for early infant diagnosis of HIV through advocacy and leveraging strategic partnerships for a coordinated response
A. Asiimwe, O. Mukabayire, L. Tsague, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract


Senegal
           

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  Evaluation of Pediatric Risk of Mortality (PRISM) scoring in African children with falciparum malaria.
Gerardin P, Rogier C, Leteurtre S, et al 
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2006 Jan;7(1):45-47
Abstract
 
 
     Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
  POSTER
Factors associated with response to retroviral treatment by children in the care of the Albert Royer National Children's Hospital in Dakar
A.D. Mbaye
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster
     Abstract

POSTER
HIV2 infection in pediatrics: experience with children from Dakar's Albert Royer National Children Hospital
N.R.D. Guèye
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

The integrated support for children living with HIV Guédiawaye, Senegal: activity report May 2004 - October 2009
M. Diouf, D. Sakho, D. Maty, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

  


Swaziland
           

      Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Infections in children by 2015 and keeping their mothers alive: summary of a desk review.
Ackerman Gulaid L, Kiragu K. J
Int AIDS Soc. 2012 Jul 11;15(4):1-8.
Abstract

Knowledge and perceptions of parents regarding child sexual abuse in botswana and swaziland
Mathoma AM, Maripe-Perera DB 
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J Pediatr Nurs. 2006 Feb;21(1):67-72.
Abstract


Tanzania
           

HIV Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 

Growth among HIV-infected Children Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Mwiru RS, Spiegelman D, Duggan C,  et al
J Trop Pediatr. 2014 Jan 6.
Abstract


Qualitative assessment of the integration of HIV services with infant routine immunization visits in Tanzania.
Wallace A, Kimambo S, Dafrossa L,
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Dec 8
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Early infant diagnosis of HIV in three regions in Tanzania; successes and challenges.
Chiduo MG, Mmbando BP, Theilgaard ZP,  et al
BMC Public Health
. 2013 Oct 2;13(1):910.

Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE

HIV-1 drug resistance in recently HIV-infected pregnant mother's naive to antiretroviral therapy in Dodoma urban, Tanzania.
Vairo F, Nicastri E, Liuzzi G,  et al
BMC Infect Dis. 2013 Sep 21;13(1):439
.
Paper

Low rates of child testing for HIV persist in a high-risk area of East Africa.
O'Donnell K, Yao J, Ostermann J, Thielman N,  et al
AIDS Care
. 2013 Jul 22.
Abstract

Evaluation of using Routine Infant Immunization Visits to Identify and Follow-up HIV-exposed Infants and their Mothers in Tanzania.
Goodson JL, Finkbeiner T, Davis NL, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Feb 12
Abstract

Prevalence of Mycobacteremia among HIV-Infected Infants and Children in Northern Tanzania.
Gray KD, Cunningham CK, Clifton DC,  et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Jan 28
Abstract

Dynamics of nasopharyngeal bacterial colonisation in HIV-exposed young infants in Tanzania.
Kinabo GD, van der Ven A, Msuya LJ, et al
Trop Med Int Health
. 2013 Jan 16.
Abstract

Stunting and Wasting Are Associated with Poorer Psychomotor and Mental Development in HIV-Exposed Tanzanian Infants
McDonald CM, Manji KP, Kupka R, et al

J Nutr
. 2012 Dec 19
Abstract

Retention of HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in HIV care and treatment programs in Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda and Tanzania.
McNairy ML, Lamb MR, Carter RJ,  et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2012 Oct 29
Abstract

Prevalence of Lipodystrophy in HIV-Infected Children in Tanzania on HAART.
Kinabo GD, Sprengers M, Msuya LJ,  et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Oct 3.
Abstract

Predictors of stunting, wasting and underweight among Tanzanian children born to HIV-infected women.
McDonald CM, Kupka R, Manji KP,  et al  
Eur J Clin Nutr. 2012 Oct 3.
Abstract

Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae: prevalence and risk factors in HIV-positive children in Tanzania.
Anthony L, Meehan A, Amos B,  et al
Int J Infect Dis. 2012 Aug 7
.
Abstract

Invasive bacterial and fungal infections among hospitalized HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected children and infants in northern Tanzania.
Crump JA, Ramadhani HO, Morrissey AB, et al

Trop Med Int Health
. 2011 Apr 7
Abstract

Predicting Virologic Failure Among HIV-1-Infected Children Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy
in Tanzania: a Cross-Sectional Study.

Emmett SD, Cunningham CK, Mmbaga BT,  et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2010 Mar 5.
Abstract

Sex differences in the effects of maternal vitamin supplements on mortality and morbidity among
children born to HIV-infected women in Tanzania.
Kawai K, Msamanga G, Manji K,  et al

Br J Nutr
. 2010 Mar 9:1-8.
Abstract

Predictors and consequences of anaemia among antiretroviral-naïve HIV-infected and
HIV-uninfected children in Tanzania.
Chatterjee A, Bosch RJ, Kupka R, et al 
Public Health Nutr. 2009 Aug 4:1-8
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
The pattern of mucocutaneous disorders in HIV - infected children attending care and
treatment centres in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Panya MF, Mgonda YM, Massawe AM. 
BMC Public Health
. 2009 Jul 14;9(1):234
Abstract

Risk and protective factors for HIV among orphans and non-orphans in Tanzania.
Mmari K, Michaelis A, Kiro K. 
Cult Health Sex. 2009 Jun 3
Abstract

Total Lymphocyte Count and World Health Organization Pediatric Clinical Stage as Markers
to Assess Need to Initiate Antiretroviral Therapy Among Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected
Children in Moshi, Northern Tanzania.
Johnson OO, Benjamin DK, Benjamin DK Jr,  et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 May 11
Abstract

FULL TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Antimicrobial resistance predicts death in Tanzanian children with bloodstream infections: a
prospective cohort study.

Blomberg B, Manji KP, Urassa WK, et al
BMC Infect Dis. 2007 May 22;7(1):43
Paper
 

The Timing of Mother-to-Child Transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and
the Neurodevelopment of Children in Tanzania.

McGrath N, Fawzi WW, Bellinger D, et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2006 Jan;25(1):47-52.
Abstract
 
HIV and mortality of mothers and children: evidence from cohort studies in Uganda, Tanzania,
and Malawi.
Zaba B, Whitworth J, Marston M, et al 
Epidemiology. 2005 May;16(3):275-80.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Paediatric referrals in rural Tanzania: the Kilombero District Study - a case series.
Font F, Quinto L, Masanja H, et al
BMC Int Health Hum Rights 2002 Apr 30;2(1):4
Paper


Kaposi's sarcoma before and during a human immunodeficiency virus epidemic in
Tanzanian children.
Amir H, Kaaya EE,Manji KP, et al.
Pediatr Infect Dis J 2001 May;20(5):518-21
Abstract

Cryptosporidium, enterocytozoon, and cyclospora infections in pediatric and adult
patients with diarrhea in Tanzania.
Cegielski JP, Ortega YR, McKee S, et al.
Clin Infect Dis 1999 Feb;28(2):314-21
Abstract

 

     Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters

 
POSTER
A programme to educate expert mothers in promoting HIV and preventive health interventions for children at community-level in the Lake and Southern Highlands zones of Tanzania
M. Minde, B. Anosike, L. Campbell, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Poster    
Abstract

POSTER
Presumptive diagnosis of HIV infection in HIV-exposed infants and children under 18 months of age
at a paediatric HIV centre in Tanzania´s lake zone

S. Shea, J. Bradford, M. Mgawe,et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
On-site mentoring coupled with quality improvement initiatives as a strategy to scale up paediatric ART:
a pilot programme in three rural districts in Tanzania
G. Vandenberg, M. Sahani, W. Schimana
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
What will it cost to move from the 2006 to 2010 WHO pediatric antiretroviral guidelines in Tanzania?
E. McCarthy, Y. Ipuge, R. Silaa, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Acute respiratory illnesses in relation to nutrition, HIV infection and other characteristics among children born to HIV-infected
women in Tanzania
R. Mwiru, D. Spiegelman, E. Hertzmark, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Monitoring the early HIV infant diagnosis program in Tanzania
Nuwagaba-Biribonwoha H , Semo B, Gonzalez LF, et al
(4th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Strengthening social relationships for prevention of post-natal HIV transmission to
children in rural Tanzania

J D R Burke

(15IAC)
Abstract
 

Malaria
 
    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 
  Child malarial morbidity is associated with HIV seroconversion among infants of HIV-positive women from
Dar es Salam, Tanzania
A.E. Ezeamama, D. Spiegelman, E. Hertzmark, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Tuberculosis

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
A Randomized Trial of Multivitamin Supplementation in Children with Tuberculosis in Tanzania.
Mehta S, Mugusi FM, Bosch RJ, et al

Nutr J
. 2011 Oct 31;10(1):120
Paper

A Randomized Trial of Multivitamin Supplementation in Children with Tuberculosis in Tanzania.
Mehta S, Mugusi FM, Bosch RJ, et al
Nutr J. 2011 Oct 31;10(1):120
Abstract


Togo
           

HIV Infection/Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
Fate of children born to HIV positive mothers followed in the context of preventing mother-to-child
transmission of HIV in Togo. Study of 1042 infants.
Lawson-Evi K, Mouhari-Toure A, Tchama R, et al
Bull Soc Pathol Exot
. 2010 Jul
Abstract

Treatment of children born of AIDS mothers in Tsevie hospital regional center, Togo
Djadou KE, Ocloo A, Dokounor D, et al
Bull Soc Pathol Exot. 2007 Oct;100(4):287-8.
Abstract


Uganda
           

HIV Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Virologic and immunologic outcomes of HIV-infected Ugandan children randomized to lopinavir-ritonavir or nonnucleoside-reverse-transcriptase-inhibitor therapy.
Ruel T, Kakuru A, Ikilezi G, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2013 Dec 8
Abstract

Incidence and risk factors for first line anti retroviral treatment failure among Ugandan children attending an urban HIV clinic.
Sebunya R, Musiime V, Kitaka SB, Ndeezi G.
AIDS Res Ther
. 2013 Nov 11;10(1):25.
Abstract

Immunogenicity of ALVAC-HIV vCP1521 in Infants of HIV-1 Infected Women in Uganda (HPTN 027): the first pediatric HIV vaccine trial in Africa.
Kaleebu P, Njai HF, Wang L, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Oct 2.
Abstract

A Year-Long Caregiver Training Program Improves Cognition in Preschool Ugandan Children with Human Immunodeficiency Virus.
Boivin MJ, Bangirana P, Nakasujja N,et al L
J Pediatr
.
2013 Aug 16
Abstract

High rates of thymidine analogue mutations and dual-class resistance among HIV-infected Ugandan children failing first-line antiretroviral therapy.
Sigaloff KC, Kayiwa J, Musiime V, et al
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses
. 2013 Mar 21
Abstract

Maternal HIV infection and other factors associated with growth outcomes of HIV-uninfected infants in Entebbe, Uganda.
Muhangi L, Lule SA, Mpairwe H, Ndibazza J, et al
Public Health Nutr
. 2013 Mar 18:1-10
Abstract

Routine versus clinically driven laboratory monitoring and first-line antiretroviral therapy strategies in African children with HIV (ARROW): a 5-year open-label randomised factorial trial.|
ARROW Trial team.
Lancet. 2013 Mar 6.
Abstract

Family economic empowerment and mental health among AIDS-affected children living in AIDS-impacted communities: evidence from a randomised evaluation in southwestern Uganda.
Han CK, Ssewamala FM, Wang JS.
J Epidemiol Community Health
. 2013 Mar;67(3):225-30
Abstract

Bacteremia, Causative Agents and Antimicrobial Susceptibility among HIV-1 Infected Children on Antiretroviral Therapy in Uganda and Zimbabwe.
Musiime V, Cook A, Bakeera-Kitaka S,   et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Feb 12.
Abstract

Antiretroviral Drug Resistance Profiles and Response to Second-Line Therapy Among HIV Type 1-Infected Ugandan Children.
Musiime V, Kaudha E, Kayiwa J, Mirembe G,   et al
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013 Jan 11
Abstract

The prevalence of hearing impairment in the 6 months - 5 years HIV/AIDS-positive patients attending paediatric infectious disease clinic at Mulago Hospital.
Christopher N, Edward T, Sabrina BK, Agnes N.
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2012 Dec 1.
Abstract

Lipodystrophy among HIV-infected children and adolescents on highly active antiretroviral therapy in Uganda:
a cross sectional study.
Piloya T, Bakeera-Kitaka S, Kekitiinwa A, Kamya MR.
J Int AIDS Soc
. 2012 Jul 2;15(2):1-7.
Abstract

Use of a High Resolution Melting Assay to Analyze HIV Diversity in HIV-infected Ugandan Children.
James MM, Wang L, Donnell D,  et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Jul 10
Abstract

Mortality of HIV-infected and uninfected children in a longitudinal cohort in rural south-west Uganda during 8 years of follow-up.
Munyagwa M, Baisley K, Levin J,  et al
Trop Med Int Health. 2012 May 16.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Multiple Measures Reveal Antiretroviral Adherence Successes and Challenges in HIV-Infected Ugandan Children.
Haberer JE, Kiwanuka J, Nansera D, et al
PLoS One. 2012;7(5):e36737
Paper

Mortality of HIV-infected and uninfected children in a longitudinal cohort in rural south-west Uganda during 8 years of follow-up.
Munyagwa M, Baisley K, Levin J,
Trop Med Int Health. 2012 May 16. 
Abstract

Multiple micronutrient supplementation does not reduce diarrhoea morbidity in Ugandan HIV-infected
children: a randomised controlled trial.
Ndeezi G, Tylleskar T, Ndugwa CM, Tumwine JK.
Paediatr Int Child Health
. 2012;32(1):14-21.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Barriers to Initiation of Pediatric HIV Treatment in Uganda: A Mixed-Method Study.
Boender TS, Sigaloff KC, Kayiwa J,   et al
AIDS Res Treat
. 2012;2012:817506.
Paper

Neurocognitive and Motor Deficits in HIV-Infected Ugandan Children With High CD4 Cell Counts.
Ruel TD, Boivin MJ, Boal HE,
Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Feb 4
Abstract

Pharmacokinetics of Antiretroviral Drug Varies With Formulation in the Target Population of Children With HIV-1
Kasirye P, Kendall L, Adkison KK, Tumusiime C,  et al
Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2011 Dec 21.
Abstract

Faecal calprotectin in HIV-infected, HAART naïve Ugandan children: a hospital-based survey.
Hestvik E, Olafsdottir E, Tylleskar T,  et al

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr
. 2011 Nov 18.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Circumcision of Male Children for Reduction of Future Risk for HIV: Acceptability among HIV
Serodiscordant Couples in Kampala, Uganda.

Mugwanya KK, Whalen C, Celum C, et al
 
PLoS One
. 2011;6(7):e22254.
Paper

Prevalence and outcome of HIV-associated malignancies among children attending
a referral clinic in Kampala, Uganda.
Tukei VJ, Kekitiinwa A, Beasley RP.

AIDS
. 2011 Jun 13.

Abstract

Hospitalization for severe malnutrition among HIV-infected children starting antiretroviral therapy.
Prendergast A, Bwakura-Dangarembizi MF,  et al
AIDS. 2011 Apr 24;25(7):951-6
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Zinc status in HIV infected Ugandan children aged 1-5 years: a cross sectional baseline survey.
Ndeezi G, Tumwine JK, Bolann BJ, et al

BMC Pediatr
. 2010 Sep 21;10(1):68
Paper


The clinical pattern, prevalence, and factors associated with immune reconstitution
inflammatory syndrome in Ugandan children.
Orikiiriza J, Bakeera-Kitaka S, Musiime V, et al
AIDS
. 2010 Jul
Abstract

Clinical presentation and outcome of epidemic Kaposi sarcoma in Ugandan children.
Gantt S, Kakuru A, Wald A,  et al
 
Pediatr Blood Cancer
. 2010 May;54(5):670-4.
Abstract

Analysis of Drug Resistance in Children Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy for Treatment
of HIV-1 Infection in Uganda.
Towler WI, Barlow-Mosha L, Church JD,  et al
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses
. 2010 May 10
Abstract

Challenges faced by health workers in providing counselling services to HIV-positive children
in Uganda: a descriptive study.
Rujumba J, Mbasaalaki-Mwaka CL, Ndeezi G.
 
J Int AIDS
Soc
. 2010 Mar 7;13(1):9.
Abstract

Early Weaning of HIV-Exposed Uninfected Infants and Risk of Serious Gastroenteritis:
Findings from Two Perinatal HIV Prevention Trials in Kampala, Uganda.
Onyango-Makumbi C, Bagenda D, et al
 
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2009 Sep 25
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Survival of infants born to HIV-positive mothers, by feeding modality, in Rakai, Uganda.
Kagaayi J, Gray RH, Brahmbhatt H
, Kigozi G, et al
PLoS ONE.
2008;3(12):e3877
Paper
 

Clinical and immunological outcomes of a national paediatric cohort receiving combination
antiretroviral therapy in Uganda.
Kiboneka A, Wangisi J, Nabiryo C, et al  
AIDS. 2008 Nov 30;22(18):2493-2499.
Abstract
 
Differences in Factors Associated With Initial Growth, CD4, and Viral Load Responses to ART in
HIV-Infected Children in Kampala, Uganda, and the United Kingdom/Ireland.
Kekitiinwa A, Lee KJ, Walker AS, et al 
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2008 Oct 16.
Abstract
 
Profile of T Cell Immune Responses in HIV-Infected Children from Uganda.
Ssewanyana I, Elrefaei M, Dorsey G, et al
Infect Dis. 2007 Dec 1;196(11):1667-70.
Abstract
 
The Role of Vertical Transmission and Health Care-Related Factors in HIV Infection
of Children: A Community Study in Rural Uganda.
Biraro S, Morison LA, Nakiyingi-Miiro J, et al 
JAcquir Immune Defic Syndr.
2006 Dec 14

Abstract
 
Disclosure of HIV Status and Adherence to Daily Drug Regimens Among HIV-infected Children in
Uganda.
Bikaako-Kajura W, Luyirika E, et al
 
AIDS Behav.
2006 Jun 22;
Abstract
 
HIV and mortality of mothers and children: evidence from cohort studies in Uganda, Tanzania,
and Malawi.
Zaba B, Whitworth J, Marston M, et al 
Epidemiology. 2005 May;16(3):275-80.
Abstract

Epidemiologic and clinical features of hiv-infected and hiv-uninfected ugandan
children younger than 18 months.
Bakaki P, Kayita J, Moura Machado JE, et al.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2001 Sep 1;28(1):35-42
Abstract

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 

 
POSTER
Gaps in linkage to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected infants and children in Uganda
P.J. Elyanu, D. Nakanjako, E. Namagala, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Poster    
 Abstract

Measles among HIV-infected children attending the pediatric HIV clinic at Baylor, Uganda
V. Korutaro1, V. Tukei2, F. Baruga3, et al
(
7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Prevalence of opportunistic infections in children undergoing antiretroviral therapy at Baylor College of Medicine Children's Foundation-Uganda, Mulago Hospital
P. Kasirye Gitta A. Asiimwe, V. Korutaro,. et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Trends of recovery from wasting among HIV-positive children enrolled into care over the past five years at Baylor-Uganda
F. Nabwire, A. Maganda, K. Kyampaire, et al
(7th  IAS Conference)
Abstract

Overcoming the challenges of early infant diagnosis of HIV: TASO Masindi experience
P. Ijotre, I. Anena, Y. Namany, et al
(XIX International AIDS Conference)
Abstract


Using WHO 2010 dosing guidelines, efavirenz levels remain slightly lower and highly variable in Ugandan/Zambian children weighing 10-< 20kg
Q. Fillekes, E. Kaudha, V. Korutaro, et al
(XIX International AIDS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Efficient virologic monitoring of HIV-1-infected children in Kenya on first-line antiretroviral therapy
H. Ichimura, R.W. Lihana,, R. Lwembe. et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
Drugs alone are not enough: enhancing pediatric HIV care in Zambia through a national counseling program
S. Michaels-Strasser
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
Expanding HIV pediatric care and treatment through community involvement in a district of post-conflict
Northern Uganda
S.P. Akena, D. Sera, J. Blackham, L. Cicciò|
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
The role of community level media interventions in increasing access and utilization to pediatric HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment
P.N. Mayende, I. Sebuliba, A. Asiimwe, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Bacteraemia in HIV-1 infected children on antiretroviral therapy in Uganda and Zimbabwe in the ARROW clinical trial
V. Musiime, A. Cook, S. Bakeera-Kitaka, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Impact of long-term ARV use on neurologic outcomes among HIV-positive children aged 0 to 7 years in rural Uganda
H. Brahmbhatt, M. Boivin, V. Ssempija, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Scaling up Pediatric adherence to ART through disclosure: the TASO experience
E. Wanyenze Muloni, S. Matovu, A.F. Soobi Musuya, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Dynamics of Epstein-Barr virus in HIV-1-infected children in Uganda
M.R. Petrara, M. Penazzato, W. Massavon, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Human Immunodeficiency virus is a predictor of mortality in children admitted with renal dysfunction in children admitted to
Mulago hospital in Uganda
P. Imani, A. Odiit, S. Hingorani, A. Eddy
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

OVC care and support: an integrated family centered model for improved quality of life for orphaned and vulnerable children (OVC)
C. Nahabwe, H. Katusabe, C.D. Damba, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Response to antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected children and adolescents in an urban HIV clinic in Uganda
L. Butler, E. Luyirika, B. Bartholow, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Positive prevention project: an innovative concept by health alert Uganda for prevention, care and treatment for young HIV-positive children in Gulu, Northern Uganda
C.S. Loum Labongo, G. Openytho, J. Opoka
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Response to antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected children and adolescents in an urban HIV clinic in Uganda
L. Butler, E. Luyirika, B. Bartholow, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract


 
HIV Subtype A Is Associated with Impaired Neuropsychological Performance Compared to
Subtype D in ART-naïve Ugandan Children

T Rue, M Boivin, P Bangirana, et al
17th CROI)
Abstract

POSTER
Antiretroviral Drug Resistance Mutations in HIV-1-infected Ugandan Children
Perinatally Exposed to Single-dose Nevirapine following Virologic Failure to
an NNRTI-based Regimen

V Musiime, F Ssali, I Nankya,  et al
(17th CROI)
PDF Poster
     Abstract

POSTER
Impact of home visits and psyco-social support on retention to care: experience in a cohort of
Ugandan HIV-1 infected children
W. Massavon, M. Nannyonga-Musoke, M. Penazzato, et al
(5th IAS Conference)
PDF Poster     Abstract

POSTER
Acute kwashiorkor soon after initiating ART among HIV infected children in the ARROW
(AntiRetroviral Research fOr Watoto) trial
M. Bwakura-Dangarembizi, A. Cook, P. Mugyenyi, et al
(5th IAS Conference)
PDF Poster
    Abstract

POSTER
Mortality rate among malnourished HIV-infected children in Kampala, Uganda: i
mplications for time to initiate HAART
A. Kekitiinwa, A. Maganda, P. Tumbu, et al
(5th IAS Conference)
PDF Poster
    Abstract
 
Immunological and virological response to fixed dose nevirapine based highly active
antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in HIV-infected Ugandan children with concurrent active
tuberculosis (TB) infection on rifampicin based anti-TB treatment
M. Kamateeka, L. Barlow Mosha, P. Mudiope, et al 
(5th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POWERPOINT POSTER PRESENTATION
Development and operation of a clinical mentorship program for pediatric HIV care and treatment
in Uganda
E  Bitarakwate

(XVII International  AIDS Conference)
Poster Presentation

POWERPOINT POSTER PRESENTATION
Association between human immunodeficiency virus infection and cerebral malaria in children below
12 years attending Mulago Hospital, Uganda: a case-control study
P Imani
(XVII International  AIDS Conference)
Poster Presentation
 
 
Factors affecting adherence to cotrimoxazole prophylaxis in HIV infected / exposed children
attending MU-JHU HIV/AIDS clinic at Mulago hospital

Kasirye Gitta P, Kalyesubula., Kakooza-MA, Musoke-MP
(4th IAS Conference)
Abstract

 
The challenge of disclosure in resource-limited setting: experience in Ugandan HIV-infected
children

Nannyonga-Musoke M, Penazzato M, Morelli E, et al
(4th IAS Conference)
Abstract

 
Integrated education support for orphans and other vulnerable children affected by
HIV/AIDS in Rakai - Uganda
G Mayanja
(15IAC)
Abstract
 
An innovative approach to pediatric HIV/AIDS in Uganda, East Africa
G A Johnson, N P Dunigan, L Nakandi, P Banura

(15IAC)
Abstract

Child participation in developing coping strategies for HIV/AIDS affected
children - Uganda's Experience

D H Ngobi, C Brown

(15IAC)
Abstract

Challenges in offering counselling to children infected and affected by HIV/AIDS
L L Kavuma, E Madraa, S Onyango, G Pariyo

(15IAC)
Abstract
 
A study on an inter disciplinary approach in the care of children with HIV/AIDS
J Tukacungurwa Rukirande, H Barigye, et al
(15IAC)
Abstract

Cryptosporidiosis

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  Cryptosporidiosis and microsporidiosis in ugandan children with persistent diarrhea
with and without concurrent infection with the human immunodeficiency virus.
Tumwine JK, Kekitiinwa A, Bakeera-Kitaka S,
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Nov;73(5):921-5.
Abstract
 
Cryptosporidium parvum in children with diarrhea in Mulago Hospital,
Kampala, Uganda.

Tumwine JK, Kekitiinwa A, Nabukeera N
J Antimicrob Chemother. 2003 Jul 29
Abstract
 
Hepatitis C

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Hepatitis C virus genotype 4 in Ugandan children and their mothers.
Biggar RJ, Ortiz-Conde BA, Bagni RK, et al
Emerg Infect Dis  2006 Sep
Paper

Microsporidiosis

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Microsporidiosis and malnutrition in children with persistent diarrhea, Uganda.
Mor SM, Tumwine JK, Naumova EN, et al
 
Emerg Infect Dis
. 2009 Jan;15(1):49-52.
Paper

 
Cryptosporidiosis and microsporidiosis in Ugandan children with persistent diarrhea
with and without concurrent infection with the human immunodeficiency virus.
Tumwine JK, Kekitiinwa A, Bakeera-Kitaka S,
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Nov;73(5):921-5.
Abstract

Tuberculosis

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 
 

  Use of T-SPOT®.TB test in latent TB infection diagnosis in HIV-infected children in Kampala, Uganda
B. Nsangi, J. Risser, E. Graviss, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Zambia
           

Malnutrition
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Cost effectiveness of community-based therapeutic care for children with severe acute malnutrition in Zambia:
decision tree model

Bachmann M
Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation
, 2009 7:2
Paper
 
HIV Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Resource Utilization and Costs of Care prior to ART Initiation for Pediatric Patients in Zambia.
Iyer HS, Scott CA, Lembela Bwalya D,  et al
AIDS Res Treat
. 2014;2014:235483.

Paper

Are we allowed to disclose?': a healthcare team's experiences of talking with children and adolescents about their HIV status.
Watermeyer J .
Health Expect
. 2013 Oct 1.
Abstract

Changes in measles serostatus among HIV-infected Zambian children initiating antiretroviral therapy before and after the 2010 measles outbreak and supplemental immunization activities.|
Rainwater-Lovett K, Nkamba HC, Mubiana-Mbewe M, et al
J Infect Dis. 2013 Aug 2
Abstract

"ARVs" as sickness and medicine: Examining children's knowledge and experience in the HIV era in urban Zambia.
Hunleth J.
AIDS Care
. 2012 Dec 20
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Risk Factors for Pre-Treatment Mortality among HIV-Infected Children in Rural Zambia: A Cohort Study.
Sutcliffe CG, van Dijk JH, Munsanje B,  et al

PLoS One. 2011;6(12):e29294.
Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
HIV-Infected Children in Rural Zambia Achieve Good Immunologic and Virologic Outcomes
Two Years after Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy.

van Dijk JH, Sutcliffe CG, Munsanje B,  et al

PLoS One
. 2011 Apr 28;6(4):e19006.
Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Excellent Adherence to Antiretrovirals in HIV+ Zambian Children Is Compromised by Disrupted Routine,
HIV Nondisclosure, and Paradoxical Income Effects.
Haberer JE, Cook A, Walker AS, Ngambi M, et al
PLoS One. 2011 Apr 21;6(4):e18505
Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Micronutrient Fortification to Improve Growth and Health of Maternally HIV-Unexposed and
Exposed Zambian Infants: A Randomised Controlled Trial.

The Chilenje Infant Growth; Nutrition and Infection Study Team.

PLoS One
. 2010 Jun 17;5(6):e11165.
Paper

Routine offering of HIV testing to hospitalized pediatric patients at university teaching hospital, Lusaka, Zambia:
acceptability and feasibility.
Kankasa C, Carter RJ, Briggs N, et al 
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2009 Jun 1;51(2):202-8
Abstract

Adherence to Both Cotrimoxazole and Placebo is Associated with Improved Survival Among
HIV-Infected Zambian Children.

Walker AS, Ford D, Mulenga V, et al
AIDS Behav.
2008 Apr 10
Abstract
 

Clinical outcomes and CD4 cell response in children receiving antiretroviral therapy at
primary health care facilities in Zambia.

Bolton-Moore C, Mubiana-Mbewe M, Cantrell RA  
JAMA.
2007 Oct 24;298(16):1888-99.
Abstract

The Impact of Daily Cotrimoxazole Prophylaxis and Antiretroviral Therapy on Mortality and
Hospital Admissions in HIV-Infected Zambian Children.

Walker AS, Mulenga V, Ford D
Clin Infect Dis. 2007 May 15;44(10):1361-7.
Abstract
 

Determinants of Survival Without Antiretroviral Therapy After Infancy in HIV-1-Infected Zambian
Children in the CHAP Trial.
Walker AS, Mulenga V, Sinyinza F, et al 
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Aug 15;42(5):637-645.
Abstract

Bacteremia due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis or M. bovis, Bacille Calmette-
Guerin (BCG) among HIV- positive children and adults in Zambia.
Waddell RD, Lishimpi K, von Reyn CF, et al.

AIDS
2001 Jan 5;15(1):55-60
Abstract
 

    Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 

 
POSTER
Delays in antiretroviral therapy initiation in children eligible for treatment
M. Mubiana-Mbewe, C. Bolton-Moore, B. Guffey, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
Drugs alone are not enough: enhancing pediatric HIV care in Zambia through a national counseling program
S. Michaels-Strasser
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Bacteraemia in HIV-1 infected children on antiretroviral therapy in Uganda and Zimbabwe in the ARROW clinical trial
V. Musiime, A. Cook, S. Bakeera-Kitaka, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Population HIV-free survival among HIV-exposed children in four African countries: the PEARL community survey
P. Tih1, D. Coetzee, D.K. Ekouevi, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Clinical outcomes and factors contributing to loss to follow-up of paediatric patients on ART in rural Zambia: retrospective cohort study 2004-2010
I. Sikazwe, C. Moyo, C. Dube, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Training health care workers in pediatric counseling increases pediatric ART enrollment and improves retention: lessons learned from Zambia
S. Michaels-Strasser, C. Bolton-Moore, E. Nawar, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Tracking government and donor resources for OVCs in Zambia
M. Samanana
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Improved Growth and Anemia in HIV+ African Children Taking Cotrimoxazole Prophylaxis

A Prendergast, S Walker, V Mulenga,  et al
(!8th CROI)
PDF Poster     Abstract

POSTER
Characteristics and barriers to care of HIV-infected children attending an HIV clinic in rural Zambia
J.H. van Dijk, C.G. Sutcliffe, B. Munsanje, et al
(5th IAS Conference)
PDF Poster
    Abstract


Family support unit improves care and support to HIV infected children and their
caregivers in Lusaka Zambia

G J Bhat, V C Bwalya, L Chitembo, et al

(15IAC)
Abstract
 
Challenges of testing children for HIV in community and University Teaching Hospital (UTH)
and Lusaka Zambia
J Chime, L Chitembo, N Bhat, K D Manda
(15IAC)
Abstract
 
Response to psychosocial needs of Children Living With HIV/AIDS (CLWHA):
experience of the Family Support Unit (FSU) University Teaching Hospital (UTH)
Lusaka Zambia

J Chime, V Bwalya, L Chitembo, 
K D Manda
(15IAC)
Abstract

HIV/TB

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  Tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus co-infection in children: management
challenges.
Chintu C.

Paediatr Respir Rev.
2007 Jun;8(2):142-7
Abstract
 
Human Herpesvirus
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Risk Factors for Early Childhood Infection of Human Herpesvirus-8 in Zambian Children: The Role of Early Childhood Feeding Practices.
Crabtree KL, Wojcicki JM, Minhas V,  et al

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Pre
v
. 2013 Dec 2.
Abstract

Zimbabwe
           

HIV Disease

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
The burden and predictors of cognitive impairment among 6- to 8-year-old children infected and uninfected with HIV from Harare, Zimbabwe: A cross-sectional study.
Kandawasvika GQ, Kuona P, Chandiwana P,  et al
Child Neuropsychol. 2014 Jan 13
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Renal abnormalities among HIV-infected, antiretroviral naive children, Harare, Zimbabwe: a cross-sectional study
Dondo V, Mujuru HA, Nathoo KJ,  et al
BMC Pediatr
. 2013 May 11;13(1):75
Paper

Vaccine Poliovirus Shedding and Immune Response to Oral Polio Vaccine in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Zimbabwean Infants.
Troy SB, Musingwini G, Halpern MS, et al
J Infect Dis. 2013 May 9.
Abstract

Routine versus clinically driven laboratory monitoring and first-line antiretroviral therapy strategies in African children with HIV (ARROW): a 5-year open-label randomised factorial trial.|
ARROW Trial team.
Lancet. 2013 Mar 6.
Abstracts

Bacteremia, Causative Agents and Antimicrobial Susceptibility among HIV-1 Infected Children on Antiretroviral Therapy in Uganda and Zimbabwe.
Musiime V, Cook A, Bakeera-Kitaka S,   et al
Pediatr Infect Dis J
. 2013 Feb 12.
Abstract

Facilitating HIV testing, care and treatment for orphans and vulnerable children aged five years and younger through community-based early childhood development playcentres in rural Zimbabwe.
Patel D, Matyanga P, Nyamundaya T, Chimedza D,  et al
J Int AIDS Soc
. 2012 Jul 11;15(4):1-7.
Abstract

Drinking Water Quality, Feeding Practices, and Diarrhea among Children
under 2 Years of HIV-Positive Mothers in Peri-Urban Zambia.
Peletz R, Simuyandi M, Sarenje K,  et al
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Aug;85(2):318-26
Abstract

Rich micronutrient fortification of locally produced infant food does not improve mental and
motor development of Zambian infants: a randomised controlled trial.
Manno D, Kowa PK, Bwalya HK,  et al
Br J Nutr. 2011 Jul 5:1-11. [
Abstract

Challenges faced by elderly guardians in sustaining the adherence to antiretroviral therapy in
HIV-infected children in Zimbabwe.
Skovdal M, Campbell C, Madanhire C,  et al
A
IDS Care. 2011 Mar 10:1-8
Abstract

Survey of children accessing HIV services in a high prevalence setting: time for adolescents to count?
Ferrand R, Lowe S, Whande B,  et al
Bull World Health Organ
. 2010 Jun 1;88(6):428-34.
Abstract

Making a working clinical diagnosis of HIV infection in infants in Zimbabwe.
Iliff P, Ntozini R, Nathoo K, et al 
Trop Med Int Health
. 2008 Dec;13(12):1459-1469.
Abstract
 

Adoption of safer infant feeding and postpartum sexual practices and their relationship to
maternal HIV status and risk of acquiring HIV in Zimbabwe.

Tavengwa NV, Piwoz EG, Iliff PJ, et al
Trop Med Int Health.
2007 Jan;12(1):97-106.

Abstract
 
FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Barriers and incentives to orphan care in a time of AIDS and economic crisis: a cross-sectional
survey of caregivers in rural Zimbabwe.
Howard BH, Phillips CV, Matinhure N, et al
BMC Public Health. 2006 Feb 9;6(1):27
Paper
 
Cryptococcus neoformans meningoencephalitis in African children
with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

Gumbo T, Kadzirange G, Mielke J,et al.
Pediatr Infect Dis J 2002 Jan;21(1):54-6
Abstract

     Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters 

 
World Health Organization HIV drug resistance surveillance in children less than 18 months newly diagnosed with HIV in Zimbabwe
C.C. Chakanyuka-Musanhu, M. Penazzato,
T. Apollo, et al
(7th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Antiretroviral treatment outcomes from a decentralized paediatric ART program in rural Zimbabwe
K. Kuweny, S. Simons, K. Kranzer, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

POSTER
Antiretroviral treatment outcomes from a decentralized paediatric ART program in rural Zimbabwe
K. Kuwenyi, S. Simons, K. Kranzer, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

Facilitating HIV testing, care and treatment for orphans and vulnerable children aged five years and under through community-based early childhood development centres in rural and urban Zimbabwe
P. Matyanga, D. Patel, T. Nyamundaya, et
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

Factors associated with uptake of pediatric HIV testing by mothers accessing HIV treatment and care services
C. Zvandaziva, M. Sibanda, D. Patel, et al
(6th IAS Conference)
Abstract

POSTER
Survey of children accessing HIV services in a high HIV prevalence setting: time for HIV-infected
adolescents to count?
R. Ferrand S. Lowe, B. Whande, et al
(5th IAS Conference)

PDF Poster
     Abstract

Psychosocial support for children affected by AIDS: a culturally-specific approach to assess
impact and identify best practices

L Z Gilborn, L Dube, J Brakarsh, et al
(15IAC)
Abstract


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