VECD Fellow Publications

Publications by VECD Trainees during and after their Fogarty Fellowships


Dupnik K. What’s “hapten”-ing in β-lactam hypersensitivity? Sci Transl Med. 2017 May 3;9(388). pii: eaan3774. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aan3774. PMID: 28469034 [PubMed - in process]

Vissoci JRN, Shogilev DJ, Krebs E, Andrade L, Vieira IF, Toomey N, Portero Batilana A, Haglund M, Staton CA. Road Traffic Injury in Sub-Saharan African Countries: A Systematic Review and Summary of Observational Studies. Traffic Inj Prev. 2017 Apr 27:0. doi: 10.1080/15389588.2017.1314470. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28448753

Dawson G, Sun JM, Davlantis KS, Murias M, Franz L, Troy J, Simmons R, Sabatos-DeVito M, Durham R, Kurtzberg J. Autologous Cord Blood Infusions Are Safe and Feasible in Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Results of a Single-Center Phase I Open-Label Trial. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2017 May;6(5):1332-1339. doi: 10.1002/sctm.16-0474. Epub 2017 Apr 5. PMID: 28378499

Howard LM, Edwards KM, Zhu Y, Griffin MR, Weinberg GA, Szilagyi PG, Staat MA, Payne DC, Williams JV. Clinical Features of Human Metapneumovirus Infection in Ambulatory Children Aged 5-13 Years. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2017 Mar 24. doi: 10.1093/jpids/pix012. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28369564

Liberman AL, Kalani RE, Aw-Zoretic J, Sondag M, Daruwalla VJ, Mitter SS, Bernstein R, Collins JD, Prabhakaran S. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging has limited additional yield in cryptogenic stroke evaluation after transesophageal echocardiography. Int J Stroke. 2017 Jan 1:1747493017706242. doi: 10.1177/1747493017706242. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28436306

Fashandi AZ, Martin AN, Wang PT, Hedrick TL, Friel CM, Smith PW, Hays RA, Hallowell PT. An institutional comparison of total abdominal colectomy and diverting loop ileostomy and colonic lavage in the treatment of severe, complicated Clostridium difficile infections. Am J Surg. 2017 Mar;213(3):507-511. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.11.036. Epub 2016 Nov 23. PMID: 27964924

Martin AN, Dillon PM, Jones DE, Brenin DR, Lapides DA. Anti-Yo Mediated Paraneoplastic Cerebellar Degeneration Associated with Pseudobulbar Affect in a Patient with Breast Cancer. Case Rep Oncol Med. 2017;2017:8120689. doi: 10.1155/2017/8120689. Epub 2017 Mar 9. PMID: 28377827

Patel V, Xiao S, Chen H, Hanna F, Jotheeswaran AT, Luo D, Parikh R, Sharma E, Usmani S, Yu Y, Druss BG, Saxena S. The magnitude of and health system responses to the mental health treatment gap in adults in India and China. Lancet. 2016 Dec 17;388(10063):3074-3084. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)00160-4. Epub 2016 May 18. Review. PMID: 27209149

Galadanci N, Abdullahi SU, Vance LD, Tabari AM, Ali S, Belonwu R, Salihu A, Galadanci AA, Jibir BW, Bello-Manga H, Neville K, Kirkham FJ, Shyr Y, Phillips S, Covert BV, Kassim AA, Jordan LC, Aliyu MH, DeBaun MR. Feasibility Trial for Primary Stroke Prevention in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia in Nigeria (SPIN Trial). Am J Hematol. 2017 Apr 25. doi: 10.1002/ajh.24770. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28439953

Bebell LM, Ngonzi J, Bazira J, Fajardo Y, Boatin AA, Siedner MJ, Bassett IV, Nyehangane D, Nanjebe D, Jacquemyn Y, van Geertruyden JP, Mwanga-Amumpaire J, Bangsberg DR, Riley LE, Boum Y 2nd. Antimicrobial-resistant infections among postpartum women at a Ugandan referral hospital. PLoS One. 2017 Apr 13;12(4):e0175456. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175456. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28406949

Bebell LM, Oduyebo T, Riley LE. Ebola virus disease and pregnancy: A review of the current knowledge of Ebola virus pathogenesis, maternal, and neonatal outcomes. Birth Defects Res. 2017 Mar 15;109(5):353-362. doi: 10.1002/bdra.23558. Review. PMID: 28398679

Burroughs Peña MS, Rollins A. Environmental Exposures and Cardiovascular Disease: A Challenge for Health and Development in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Cardiol Clin. 2017 Feb;35(1):71-86. doi: 10.1016/j.ccl.2016.09.001. Review. PMID: 27886791

Moodley Y, Tomita A. Relationship between HIV serostatus, CD4 count and rehospitalisation: Potential implications for health systems strengthening in South Africa. S Afr J Infect Dis. 2017;32(1):23-28. doi: 10.1080/22201181.2016.1201935. Epub 2016 Jun 29. PMID: 28393071

Baro B, Deroost K, Raiol T, Brito M, Almeida AC, de Menezes-Neto A, Figueiredo EF, Alencar A, Leitão R, Val F, Monteiro W, Oliveira A, Armengol MD, Fernández-Becerra C, Lacerda MV, Del Portillo HA. Plasmodium vivax gametocytes in the bone marrow of an acute malaria patient and changes in the erythroid miRNA profile. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Apr 6;11(4):e0005365. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005365. eCollection 2017 Apr. No abstract available. PMID: 28384192

Henwood PC, Bebell LM, Roshania R, Wolfman V, Mallow M, Kalyanpur A, Levine AC.
Ebola Virus Disease and Pregnancy: A Retrospective Cohort Study of Patients Managed at Five Ebola Treatment Units in West Africa. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Mar 31. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix290. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28379374

Tomita A, Moodley Y. The revolving door of mental, neurological, and substance use disorders re-hospitalization in rural KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. Afr Health Sci. 2016 Sep;16(3):817-821. PMID: 27917216

Goldstick JE, Carter PM, Walton MA, Dahlberg LL, Sumner SA, Zimmerman MA, Cunningham RM. Development of the SaFETy Score: A Clinical Screening Tool for Predicting Future Firearm Violence Risk. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Apr 11. doi: 10.7326/M16-1927. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28395357

David NS, Hussen SA, Comeau DL, Kalokhe AS. Intersecting motivations for leaving abusive relationships, substance abuse, and transactional sex among HIV high-risk women. J Ga Public Health Assoc. 2016 Fall;6(2 Suppl):303-313. doi: 10.21633/jgpha.6.2s18. PMID: 28393140

Bloomfield GS, Burroughs Peña MS. Five Reasons Why Global Health Matters to Cardiologists. Cardiol Clin. 2017 Feb;35(1):xiii-xv. doi: 10.1016/j.ccl.2016.10.001. No abstract available. PMID: 27886794

Franz L, Chambers N, von Isenburg M, de Vries PJ. Autism spectrum disorder in sub-saharan africa: A comprehensive scoping review. Autism Res. 2017 Mar 7. doi: 10.1002/aur.1766. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PMID: 28266791

Dupnik K. Preempting autoimmune disease with induced antigen tolerance. Sci Transl Med. 2017 Mar 22;9(382). doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aan0764. PMID: 28330859

Krebs E, Gerardo CJ, Park LP, Nickenig Vissoci JR, Byiringiro JC, Byiringiro F, Rulisa S, Thielman N, Staton C. Mortality Associated Characteristics of Traumatic Brain Injury Patients at the University Teaching Hospital of Kigali, Rwanda. World Neurosurg. 2017 Mar 21. pii: S1878-8750(17)30312-1. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.03.001. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28336445

Tillekeratne LG, Bodinayake CK, Dabrera T, Nagahawatte A, Arachchi WK, Sooriyaarachchi A, Stewart K, Watt M, Østbye T, Woods CW. Antibiotic overuse for acute respiratory tract infections in Sri Lanka: a qualitative study of outpatients and their physicians. BMC Fam Pract. 2017 Mar 16;18(1):37. doi: 10.1186/s12875-017-0619-z. PMID: 28302056 [PubMed - in progress]

Mercado MC, Sumner SA, Spelke MB, Bohm MK, Sugerman DE, Stanley C. Increase in Drug Overdose Deaths Involving Fentanyl-Rhode Island, January 2012-March 2014. Pain Med. 2017 Mar 6. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnx015. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28340233

Shepherd JP, Sumner SA. Policing and Public Health-Strategies for Collaboration.
JAMA. 2017 Mar 30. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.1854. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 28358946

Tomita A, Vandormael AM, Bärnighausen T, de Oliveira T, Tanser F. Social disequilibrium and the risk of HIV acquisition: A multilevel study in rural KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 Mar 10. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001349. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28291049

Manion M, Andrade BB, DerSimonian R, Gu W, Rupert A, Musselwhite LW, Sierra-Madero JG, Belaunzaran-Zamudio PF, Sanne I, Lederman MM, Sereti I. Country of residence is associated with distinct inflammatory biomarker signatures in HIV-infected patients. J Virus Erad. 2017 Jan 1;3(1):24-33. PMID: 28275455

Pierre S, Riviera V, Jean CP, Louis MJ, Reif LK, Severe P, Rouzier V, Johnson WD, Pape JW, Fitzgerald DW, McNairy ML, Boutin-Foster C. Live with the Disease Like You Used to Before You Knew You Were Infected: A Qualitative Study Among 10-Year Survivors Living with HIV in Haiti. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2017 Mar;31(3):145-151. doi: 10.1089/apc.2016.0192. PMID: 28282245

Tomita A, Vandormael AM, Cuadros D, Slotow R, Tanser F, Burns JK.
Proximity to healthcare clinic and depression risk in South Africa: geospatial evidence from a nationally representative longitudinal study. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol (2017). doi:10.1007/s00127-017-1369-x PMID: 28299376

Fisher M, Dolby T, Surtie S, Omar G, Hapeela N, Basu D, DeWalt A, Kelso D, Nicol M, McFall S. Improved method for collection of sputum for tuberculosis testing to ensure adequate sample volumes for molecular diagnostic testing. J Microbiol Methods. 2017 Jan 31;135:35-40. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2017.01.011. PMID: 28159630

Burns JK, Tomita A, Lund C. Income inequality widens the existing income-related disparity in depression risk in post-apartheid South Africa: Evidence from a nationally representative panel study. Health Place. 2017 Feb 23;45:10-16. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2017.02.005. PMID: 28237744

Lewandowski LB, Watt MH, Schanberg LE, Thielman NM, Scott C. Missed opportunities for timely diagnosis of pediatric lupus in South Africa: a qualitative study. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2017 Feb 23;15(1):14. doi: 10.1186/s12969-017-0144-6. PMID: 28231857

Alho RM, Machado KV, Val FF, Fraiji NA, Alexandre MA, Melo GC, Recht J, Siqueira AM, Monteiro WM, Lacerda MV. Alternative transmission routes in the malaria elimination era: an overview of transfusion-transmitted malaria in the Americas. Malar J. 2017 Feb 15;16(1):78. doi: 10.1186/s12936-017-1726-y. PMID: 28202065

Kingery JR, Hamid T, Lewis RK, Ismahil MA, Bansal SS, Rokosh G, Townes TM, Ildstad ST, Jones SP, Prabhu SD. Leukocyte iNOS is required for inflammation and pathological remodeling in ischemic heart failure. Basic Res Cardiol.2017 Mar;112(2):19. doi: 10.1007/s00395-017-0609-2. PMID: 28238121

Hau DK, Smart LR, DiPace JI, Peck RN. Global health training among U.S. residency specialties: a systematic literature review. Med Educ Online. 2017;22(1):1270020. PMID: 28178918

Schwartzbord J, Severe L, Brown D. Detection of trace aflatoxin M1 in human urine using a commercial ELISA followed by HPLC. Biomarkers. 2017 Feb;22(1):1-4. doi: 10.1080/1354750X.2016.1203998. PMID: 27319431

Nobre ML, Illarramendi X, Dupnik KM, Hacker MA, Nery JA, Jerônimo SM, Sarno EN. Multibacillary leprosy by population groups in Brazil: Lessons from an observational study. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Feb 13;11(2):e0005364. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005364. PMID: 28192426

Crowley MJ, Diamantidis CJ, McDuffie JR, Cameron CB, Stanifer JW, Mock CK, Wang X, Tang S, Nagi A, Kosinski AS, Williams JW Jr. Clinical outcomes of Metformin use in populations with chronic kidney disease, congestive heart failure or chronic liver disease: a systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Jan. PMID 28055049

Howard LM, Hoek KL, Goll JB, Samir P, Galassie A, Allos TM, Niu X, Gordy LE, Creech CB, Prasad N, Jensen TL, Hill H, Levy SE, Joyce S, Link AJ, Edwards KM. Cell-Based Systems Biology Analysis of Human AS03-Adjuvanted H5N1 Avian Influenza Vaccine Responses: A Phase I Randomized Controlled Trail. PLoS One. 2017;12(1). PMID: 28099485 PubMed in-progress

Howard LM, Mwape I, Siwingwa M, Simuyandi M, Guffey MB, Stringer JS, Chi BH, Edwards HM, Chilengi R. Norovirus infections in young children in Lusaka Province, Zambia: clinical characteristics and molecular epidemiology. BMC Infect Dis. 2017;17(1):92. PMID: 28114885. PubMed – in progress.

Gunda DW, Kidenya BR, Mshana SE, Kilonzo SB, Mpondo BC. Accuracy of WHO immunological criteria in identifying virological failure among HIV-infected adults on First line antiretroviral therapy in Mwanza, North-western Tanzania. BMC Res Notes. 2017;10(1):45. PMID: 28095920

Ahmed M, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Hokororo A, Mshana SE. Bacteremia causd by multidrug-resistant bacteria among hospitalized malnourished children in Mwanza, Tanzania: a cross sectional study. BMC Res Notes. 2017;10(1):62. PubMed PMID: 28122629

Kwobah E, Epstein S, Mwangi A, Litzelman D, Atwoli L. Prevalence of psychiatric morbidity in a community sample in Western Kenya. BMC Psychiatry. 2017;17(1)30. PubMed PMID: 28100210

Shidhaye R, Murhar V, Gangale S, Aldridge L, Shastri R, Parikh R, Shrivastava R, Damle S, Raja T, Nadkarni A, Patel V. The effect of VISHRAM, a grass-roots community-based mental health programme, on the treatment gap for depression in rural communities in India: a population-based study. Lancet Psychiatry. 2017;4(2):218-135. PubMed – in progress. PMID: 28063879

Musselwhite LW, Oliveira CM, Kwaramba T, de Paula Pantano N, Smith JS, Fregnani JH, Reis RM, Mauad E, Vazquez FL, Longatto-Filho A. Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Cervical Cancer Screening and Outcomes. Acta Cyto. 2016;60(6):518-526. PMID: 27825171

Smart LR, Orgenes N, Mazigo HD, Minde M, Hokororo A, Shakir M, Verweij JJ, Down JA, Peck RN. Malaria and HIV among pediatric inpatients in two Tanzanian referral hospitals: A propspective study. Acta Trop. 2016;159:36-43. PMID: 27001145

Shaikh NI, Frediani JK, Ramakrishnan U, Patil SS, Yount KM, Martorell R, Narayan KNV, Cunningham SA. Development and evaluation of a Nutrition Transition-FFQ for adolescents in South India. Public health nutrition. 2017;1-11. PubMed PMID: 28069093.


Martin AN, Hu Y, Le IA, Brooks KD, Mahmutovic A, Choi J, Kim H, Rasmussen SK. Predicting surgical skill acquisition in preclinical medical students. Am J Surg. 2016 Oct;212(4):596-601. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.06.024. Epub 2016 Aug 1. PMID: 27567113

Redko C, Bessong P, Burt D, Luna M, Maling S, Moore C, Ntirenganya F, Martin AN, Petroze R, den Hartog J, Ballard A, Dillingham R. Exploring the Significance of Bidirectional Learning for Global Health Education. Ann Glob Health. 2016 Nov – Dec;82(6):955-963. doi: 10.1016/j.aogh.2016.11.008. PMID: 28314497

Crowley MJ, Diamantidis CJ, McDuffie JR, Cameron B, Stanifer J, Mock CK, Mosinski A, Wang X, Tang S, Williams JW Jr. Metformin use in patients with historical contraindications or precautions. Washington, DC: Department of Veterans Affairs (US). 2016 Sept. PMID: 28121088

Dirlikov E, Major CG, Mayshack M, Medina N, Matos D, Ryff KR, Torres-Aponte J, Alkis R, Munoz-Jordan J, Colon-Sanchez C, Salinas JL, Pastula DM, Garcia M, Segarra MO, Malave G, Thomas DL, Rodriguez-Vega GM, Luciano CA, Sejvar J, Sharp TM, Rivera-Garcia B. Guillain-Barre Syndrome During Ongoing Zika Virus Transmission – Puerto Rico, January 1 – July 31, 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016;65(34):910-4. PMID: 27584942

Debaun MR, Galandanci NA, Kassim AA, Jordan LC, Phillips S, Aliyu MH. Primary stroke prevention in children with sickle cell anemia living in Africa: the false choice between patient oriented research and humanitarian service. Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc. 2016;127:17-33. PMID: 28066035

Bestawros, M. Electrophysiology in the Developing World Challenges and Opportunities. Cardiol Clin. 2017;35. Epub ahead of print.

Davis GP, Tomita A, Baumgartner JN, Mtshemla S, Nene S, King H, Susser E, Burns JK. Substance use and duration of untreated psychosis in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. S Afr J Psychiatr. 2016;22(1). pii: a852. Epub 2016 May 20. PMID: 27307782

Peck RN, Wang RJ, Mtui G, Smart L, Yango M, Elchaki R, Wajanga B, Downs JA, Mteta K, Fitzgerald DW. Linkage to primary care and survival after hospital discharge for HIV-infected adults in Tanzania: a prospective cohort study. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016 Jun 14. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27306597

Bristow CC, Severe L, Pape JW, Javanbakht M, Lee SJ, Comulada WS, Klausner JD. Dual rapid lateral flow immunoassay fingerstick wholeblood testing for syphilis and HIV infections is acceptable and accurate, Port-au-Prince, Haiti. BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Jun 18;16(1):302. doi: 10.1186/s12879-016-1574-3. PMID: 27316352 [PubMed - in process]

Ramirez AG, Shada AL, Martin AN, Raghavan P, Durst CR, Mukherjee S, Gaughen JR, Ornan DA, Hanks JB, Smith PW. Clinical efficacy of 2-phase versus 4-phase computed tomography for localization in primary hyperparathyroidism.Surgery. 2016 Jun 11. pii: S0039-6060(16)30050-2. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2016.04.016. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27302106

Martin AN, Das D, Turrentine FE, Bauer TW, Adams RB, Zaydfudim VM.
Morbidity and Mortality After Gastrectomy: Identification of Modifiable Risk Factors. J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 Jun 30. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27364726

Ngoc TN, Weissb B, Trunga LT. Effects of the family schizophrenia psychoeducation program for individuals with recent onset schizophrenia in Viet Nam. Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 2016 June 2. doi: 10.1016/j.ajp.2016.06.001 PMID: 27520922

Musa BM, Galadanci NA, Coker M, Bussell S , Aliyu MH. The global burden of pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Annals of Hematology. 2016 May 16. doi: 10.1007/s00277-016-2693-z. PMID: 27181705

Lewandowski LB, Schanberg LE, Thielman N, Phuti A, Kalla AA, Okpechi I, Nourse P, Gajjar P, Faller G, Ambaram P, Reuter H, Spittal G, Scott C. Severe disease presentation and poor outcomes among pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus patients in South Africa. Lupus. 2016 Aug 3. pii: 0961203316660625. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27488473

Patel A, Krebs E, Andrade L, Rulisa S, Vissoci JR, Staton CA. The epidemiology of road traffic injury hotspots in Kigali, Rwanda from police data. BMC Public Health. 2016 Aug 2;16:697. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3359-4. PMID: 27485433

Park PH, Chege P, Hagedorn IC, Kwena A, Bloomfield GS, Pastakia SD.
Assessing the accuracy of a point-of-care analyzer for hyperlipidaemia in western Kenya. Trop Med Int Health. 2016 Mar;21(3):437-44. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12653. Epub 2016 Jan 7. PMID: 26663749

Weinberg JB, Volkheimer AD, Rubach MP, Florence SM, Mukemba JP, Kalingonji AR, Langelier C, Chen Y, Bush M, Yeo TW, Granger DL, Anstey NM, Mwaikambo ED. Monocyte polarization in children with falciparum malaria: relationship to nitric oxide insufficiency and disease severity. Sci Rep. 2016 Jul 7;6:29151. doi: 10.1038/srep29151. PMID: 27385484

Zhang HL, Omondi MW, Musyoka AM, Afwamba IA, Swai RP, Karia FP, Muiruri C, Reddy EA, Crump JA, Rubach MP. Challenges of Maintaining Good Clinical Laboratory Practices in Low-Resource Settings:  A Health Program Evaluation Framework Case Study From East Africa. Am J Clin Pathol. 2016 Aug;146(2):199-206. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqw083. PMID: 27473737

Sharp TM, Muñoz-Jordán J, Perez-Padilla J, Bello-Pagán MI, Rivera A, Pastula DM, Salinas JL, Martínez Mendez JH, Méndez M, Powers AM, Waterman S, Rivera-García B. Zika Virus Infection Associated With Severe Thrombocytopenia. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Jul 14. pii: ciw476. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27418575

Sobowale K, Torous J. Disaster psychiatry in Asia: The potential of smartphones, mobile, and connected technologies. Asian J Psychiatr. 2016 Aug;22:1-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ajp.2016.03.004. Epub 2016 Apr 11. PMID: 27520886

Kaddumukasa MN, Katabira E, Sajatovic M, Pundik S, Kaddumukasa M, Goldstein LB. Influence of sodium consumption and associated knowledge on poststroke hypertension in Uganda. Neurology. 2016 Aug 24. pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003117. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27558374

Salinas JL, Rentsch C, Marconi VC, Tate J, Budoff M, Butt AA, Freiberg MS, Gibert CL, Goetz MB, Leaf D, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Justice AC, Rimland D. Baseline, Time-Updated, and Cumulative HIV Care Metrics for Predicting Acute Myocardial Infarction and All-Cause Mortality. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Aug 18. pii: ciw564. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27539575

Woldu B, Bloomfield GS. Rheumatic Heart Disease in the Twenty-First Century. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2016 Oct;18(10):96. doi: 10.1007/s11886-016-0773-2. Review. PMID: 27566329

Martin AN, Hu Y, Le IA, Brooks KD, Mahmutovic A, Choi J, Kim H, Rasmussen SK. Predicting surgical skill acquisition in preclinical medical students. Am J Surg. 2016 Aug 1. pii: S0002-9610(16)30380-4. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.06.024. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27567113

Maselko J, Sikander S, Bangash O, Bhalotra S, Franz L, Ganga N, Rajan DG, O’Donnell K, Rahman A. Child mental health and maternal depression history in Pakistan.
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2016 Jan;51(1):49-62. doi: 10.1007/s00127-015-1143-x. Epub 2015 Nov 11. PMID: 26561398

Kaddumukasa M, Kakooza A, Kayima J, Kaddumukasa MN, Ddumba E, Mugenyi L, Furlan A, Lhatoo S, Sajatovic M, Katabira E. Community knowledge of and attitudes toward epilepsy in rural and urban Mukono district, Uganda: A cross-sectional study. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 Jan;54:7-11. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2015.10.023. Epub 2015 Nov 25. PMID: 26610095

Kaddumukasa M, Kayima J, Kaddumukasa MN, Ddumba E, Mugenyi L, Pundik S, Furlan AJ, Sajatovic M, Katabira E. Knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of stroke: a cross-sectional survey in rural and urban Uganda. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Dec 26;8:819. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1820-6. PMID: 26708348

Amorim FM, Nobre ML, Ferreira LC, Nascimento LS, Miranda AM, Monteiro GR, Dupnik KM, Duthie MS, Reed SG, Jeronimo SM. Identifying Leprosy and Those at Risk of Developing Leprosy by Detection of Antibodies against LID-1 and LID-NDO. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Sep 22;10(9):e0004934. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004934. eCollection 2016 Sep. PMID: 27658042

Dabrera TM, Tillekeratne LG, Fernando MS, Kasturiaratchi ST, Østbye T. Prevalence and Correlates of Leprosy in a High-Risk Community Setting in Sri Lanka. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2016 Sep 6. pii: 1010539516666360. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27605468

Kalokhe AS, Ibegbu CC, Kaur SP, Amara RR, Kelley ME, Del Rio C, Stephenson R. INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE IS ASSOCIATED WITH INCREASED CD4+ T-CELL ACTIVATION AMONG HIV-NEGATIVE HIGH-RISK WOMEN. Pathog Immun. 2016 Spring;1(1):193-213. PMID: 27668294

Musa BM, Galadanci NA, Rodeghier M, Debaun MR. Higher prevalence of wheezing and lower FEV1 and FVC percent predicted in adults with sickle cell anaemia: A cross-sectional study. Respirology. 2016 Sep 22. doi: 10.1111/resp.12895. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27653959

Jolissaint JS, Langman LW, DeBolt CL, Tatum JA, Martin AN, Wang AY, Strand DS, Zaydfudim VM, Adams RB, Brayman KL. The impact of bacterial colonization on graft success after total pancreatectomy with autologous islet transplantation: considerations for early definitive surgical intervention. Clin Transplant. 2016 Sep 13. doi: 10.1111/ctr.12842. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27623240

Kabyemera R, Chami N, Kayange N, Bakalemwa R, Zuechner A, Mhada T, Buname G, Hokororo A, Kataraihya J. Reversible Severe Pulmonary Hypertension after Adenotonsillectomy: A Case Report of a Child Treated at Bugando Medical Centre, Northwestern Tanzania. Case Rep Pediatr. 2016;2016:2897320. doi: 10.1155/2016/2897320. Epub 2016 Aug 22. PMID: 27635273

Su Y, Ding G, Reilly KH, Norris JL, Liu H, Li Z, Wang G, Fang G, Wang N. Loss to follow-up and HIV incidence in female sex workers in Kaiyuan, Yunnan Province China: a nine year longitudinal study. BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Sep 29;16(1):526. PMID: 27686152

Leroux-Roels G, Maes C, Willekens J, De Boever F, de Rooij R, Martell L, Bedell L, Wittke F, Slobod K, Dull P. A randomized, observer-blind Phase Ib study to identify formulations and vaccine schedules of a trivalent Group B Streptococcus vaccine for use in non-pregnant and pregnant women. Vaccine. 2016 Apr 4;34(15):1786-91. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.02.044. PMID: 26928074

Dirlikov E, Kniss K, Major C, Thomas D, Virgen CA, Mayshack M, Asher J, Mier-Y-Teran-Romero L, Salinas JL, Pastula DM, Sharp TM, Sejvar J, Johansson MA, Rivera-Garcia B.
Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Healthcare Needs during Zika Virus Transmission, Puerto Rico, 2016. Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Jan 15;23(1). doi: 10.3201/eid2301.161290. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27779466

Sévère K, Anglade SB, Bertil C, Duncan A, Joseph P, Deroncenay A, Mabou MM, Ocheretina O, Reif L, Seo G, Pape JW, Fitzgerald DW. Clinical Features of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Patients Presenting with Cholera in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Nov 2;95(5):999-1003. PMID: 27549637

Jolissaint JS, Langman LW, DeBolt CL, Tatum JA, Martin AN, Wang AY, Strand DS, Zaydfudim VM, Adams RB, Brayman KL. The impact of bacterial colonization on graft success after total pancreatectomy with autologous islet transplantation: considerations for early definitive surgical intervention. Clin Transplant. 2016 Nov;30(11):1473-1479. doi: 10.1111/ctr.12842. PMID: 27623240

Stanifer JW. Virchow’s triad: Kussmaul, Quincke and von Recklinghausen.J Med Biogr. 2016 Feb;24(1):89-100. doi: 10.1177/0967772013520101. PMID: 24658214

Lunyera J, Stanifer JW, Ingabire P, Etolu W, Bagasha P, Egger JR, Patel UD, Mutungi G, Kalyesubula R. Prevalence and correlates of proteinuria in Kampala, Uganda: a cross-sectional pilot study. BMC Res Notes. 2016 Feb 16;9:97. doi: 10.1186/s13104-016-1897-6. PMID: 26879636

Stanifer JW, Cleland CR, Makuka GJ, Egger JR, Maro V, Maro H, Karia F, Patel UD, Burton MJ, Philippin H. Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Complications of Diabetes in the Kilimanjaro Region: A Population-Based Study from Tanzania. PLoS One. 2016 Oct 6;11(10):e0164428. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0164428. PMID: 27711179

Henwood PC, Mackenzie DC, Rempell JS, Douglass E, Dukundane D, Liteplo AS, Leo MM, Murray AF, Vaillancourt S, Dean AJ, Lewiss RE, Rulisa S, Krebs E, Raja Rao AK, Rudakemwa E, Rusanganwa V, Kyanmanywa P, Noble VE. Intensive point-of-care ultrasound training with long-term follow-up in a cohort of Rwandan physicians. Trop Med Int Health. 2016 Oct 19. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12780. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27758005

Fan RR, Howard LM, Griffin MR, Edwards KM, Zhu Y, Williams JV, Vidal JE, Klugman KP, Gil AI, Lanata CF, Grijalva CG. Nasopharyngeal Pneumococcal Density and Evolution of Acute Respiratory Illnesses in Young Children, Peru, 2009-2011. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Nov;22(11):1996-1999. doi: 10.3201/eid2211.160902 PMID: 27767919

Tillekeratne LG, Vidanagama D, Tippalagama R, Lewkebandara R, Joyce M, Nicholson BP, Nagahawatte A, Bodinayake CK, De Silva AD, Woods CW. Extended-spectrum ß-Lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae as a Common Cause of Urinary Tract Infections in Sri Lanka. Infect Chemother. 2016 Sep;48(3):160-165. doi: 10.3947/ic.2016.48.3.160. PMID: 27704730

Bodinayake CK, Tillekeratne LG, Nagahawatte A, Devasiri V, Kodikara Arachichi W, Strouse JJ, Sessions OM, Kurukulasooriya R, Uehara A, Howe S, Ong XM, Tan S, Chow A, Tummalapalli P, De Silva AD, Østbye T, Woods CW, Gubler DJ, Reller ME. Emergence of Epidemic Dengue-1 Virus in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Oct 6;10(10):e0004995. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004995. PMID: 27711206

Sumner SA, Maenner MJ, Socias CM, Mercy JA, Silverman P, Medinilla SP, Martin SS, Xu L, Hillis SD. Sentinel Events Preceding Youth Firearm Violence: An Investigation of Administrative Data in Delaware. Am J Prev Med. 2016 Sep 8. pii: S0749-3797(16)30307-5. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2016.08.002. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27742157

Stanifer JW, Muiru A, Jafar TH, Patel UD. Chronic kidney disease in low- and middle-income countries. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2016; 31(6): 868-74. PMID: 27217391

Sharma A, Khan JS, Stanifer JW, Seth P. The importance of global health experiences during clinical training. J Am Coll Cardiol 2016; 67(21): 2558. PMID: 27230055

Shah SS, Ramirez CE, Powers AC, Yu C, Shibao CA, Luther JM. Hyperglycemic clamp-derived disposition index is negatively associated with metabolic syndrome severity in obese subjects. Metabolism 2016; 65(6): 835-42. PMID: 27173462

Schwartzbord JR, Leroy JL, Severe L, Brown DL. Urinary aflatoxin M1 in Port-au-Prince and a rural community in northeast Haiti. Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess 2016; 33(6): 1036-42. PMID: 27146636

Shaikh NI, Patil SS, Halli S, Ramakrishnan U, Cunningham S. Going global: Indian adolescents’ eating patterns. Public Health Nutr 2016; in press. PMID: 27170203

Sumner SA, Mercy JA, Buluma R, Mwangi MW, Marcelin LH, Kheam T, Lea V, Brookmeyer K, Kress H, Hillis SD. Childhood sexual violence against boys: A study in 3 countries. Pediatrics 2016; 137(5): e20153386. PMID: 27244799

Dahinten AP, Dow DE, Cunningham CK, Msuya LJ, Mmbaga BT, Malkin RA. Providing safe and effective preventative antiretroviral prophylaxis to HIV-exposed newborns via a novel drug delivery system in Tanzania. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2016; in press. PMID: 27195602

Lewandowski LB, Kaplan MJ. Update on cardiovascular disease in lupus. Curr Opin Rheumatol 2016; in press. PMID: 27227346

Chen Y, Abraham Bussell S, Shen Z, Tang Z, Lan G, Zhu Q, Liu W, Tang S, Li R, Huang W, Huang Y, Liang F, Wang L, Shao Y, Ruan Y. Declining inconsistent condom use but increasing HIV and syphilis prevalence among older male clients of female sex workers: Analysis from sentinal surveillance sites (2010-2015), Guangxi, China. Medicine 2016; 95(22): e3726. PMID: 27258500

Patel V, Xiao S, Chen H, Hanna F, Jotheeswaran AT, Luo D, Parikh R, Sharma E, Usmani S, Yu Y, Druss BG, Saxena S. The magnitude of and health system responses to the mental health treatment gap in adults in India and China. Lancet 2016; in press. PMID: 27209149

Patel V, Chisholm D, Parikh R, Charlson FJ, Degenhardt L, Dua T, Ferrari AJ, yman S, Laxminarayan R, Levin C, Lund C, Medina Mora ME, Petersen I, Scott J, Shidhaye R, Vijayakumar L, Thornicroft G, Whiteford H; DCP MNS Author Group. Addressing the burden of mental, neurological, and substance use disorders: Key messages from Disease Control Priorities, 3rd edition. Lancet 2016; 387(10028): 1672-85. PMID: 26454360

Dinko B, King E, Targett GA, Sutherland CJ. Antibody responses to surface antigens of Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte-infected erythrocytes and their relation to gametocytaemia. Parasite Immunol 2016; 38(6)” 352-64. PMID: 27084060

Chiang LF, Kress H, Sumner SA, Gleckel J, Kawemama P, Gordon RN. Violence Against Children Surveys (VACS): Towards a global surveillance system. Inj Prev 2016; 22 Suppl 1: i17-i22. PMID: 27044493

Kingery JR, Alfred Y, Smart LR, Nash E, Todd J, Naguib MR, Downs JA, Kalluvya S, Kataraihya JB, Peck RN. Short-term and long-term cardiovascular risk, metabolic syndrome and HIV in Tanzania. Heart 2016; in press. PMID: 27105648

Kalokhe AS, del Rio C, Stephenson R, Metheny N, Dunkle KL, Paranjape A, Sahay S. Domestic violence against women in India: a systematic review of a decade of quantitative studies. Glob Pub Health 2016; in press. PMID: 26886155

Siddharthan T, North CM, Attia EF, Christiani DC, Checkley W, West TE. Global health education in pulmonary and critical care medicine fellowships. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2016; 13(6): 779-83. PMID: 26974557

Musselwhite LW, Andrade BB, Ellenberg SS, Tierney A, Belaunzaran-Zamudio PF, Rupert A, Lederman MM, Sanne I, Sierra Madero JG, Sereti I. Vitamin D, d-dimer, interferon gamma, and sCD14 levels are independently associated with immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome: A prospective, international study. EBioMedicine 2016; 4: 115-23. PMC4776072

Maharaj V, Tomita A, Thela L, Mhlongo M, Burns JK. Food insecurity and risk of depression among refugees and immigrants in South Africa. J Immigr Minor Health 2016; in press. PMID: 26984226

Manyama M, Stafford R, Mazyala E, Lukanima A, Magele N, Kidenya BR, Kimwaga E, Msuya S, Kauki J. Improving gross anatomy learning using reciprocal peer teaching. BMC Med Educ 2016; 16(1): 95. PMC4802611

Salinas JL, Mindra G, Haddad MB, Pratt R, Price SF, Langer AJ. Leveling of tuberculosis incidence- United States, 2013-2015. Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2016; 65(11): 273-8. PMID: 27010173

Bristow CC, Lee SJ, Severe L, Pape JW, Javanbakht M, Comulada WS, Klausner JD. Attributes of diagnostic tests to increase uptake of dual testing for syphilis and HIV in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Int J STD AIDS 2016; in press. PMID: 27037111

Tique JA, Howard LM, Gaveta S, Sidat M, Rothman RL, Vermund SH, Ciampa PJ. Measuring health literacy among adults with HIV infection in Mozambique: Development and validation of the HIV Literacy Test. AIDS Behav 2016; in press. PMID: 26961538

Howard LM, Johnson M, Gil AI, Griffin MR, Edwards KM, Lanata CF, Williams JV, Grijalva GG. Molecular epidemiology of rhinovirus detections in young children. Open Forum Infect Dis 2016; 3(1): ofw001. PMC4759584

He L, Pan X, Dou Z, Huang P, Zhou X, Peng Z, Zheng J, Zhang J, Yang J, Xu Y, Jiang J, Chen L, Jiang J, Wang N. The factors related to CD4+ T-cell recovery and viral suppression in patients who have low CD4+ T-cell counts at the initiation of HAART: A retrospective study of the National HIV Treatment Sub-Database of Zhejiang Province, China, 2014. PLoS One 2016; 11(2): e0148915. PMID: 26900702

Patel U, Sobowale K, Fan J, Liu N, Kuwabara S, Lei Z, Sherer R, Van Voorhees B. Cultural considerations for the adaptation of an Internet-based intervention for depression prevention in Mainland China. Int J Adolesc Med Health 2016; in press. PMID: 26926858

Stanifer JW, Egger JR, Turner EL, Thielman N, Patel UD, Comprehensive Kidney Disease Assessment for RIsk factors, epidemiology, Knowledge, and Attitudes (CKD AFRiKA) Study. Neighborhood clustering of non-communicable diseases: Results from a community-based study in Northern Tanzania. BMC Public Health 2016; 16(1): 226. PMC4779220

Saidi H, Smart LR, Kamugisha E, Ambrose EE, Soka D, Peck RN, Makani J. Complications of sickle cell anemia in children in Northwestern Tanzania. Hematology 2016; 21(4): 248-56. PMID: 26868490

Zuhlke L, Engel ME, Lemmer CE, van de Wall M, Nkepu S, Meiring A, Bestawros M, Mayosi BM. The natural history of latent rheumatic heart disease in a 5 year follow-up study: A prospective observational study. BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2016; 16(1): 46. PMC4759741

Kalokhe AS, Stephenson R, Kelley ME, Dunkle KL, Paranjape A, Solas V, Karve L, Del Rio C, Sahay S. The development and validation of the Indian Family Violence and Control Scale. PLoS One 2016; 11(1): e0148120. PMC4732749

Staton CA, De Silva V, Krebs E, Andrade L, Rulisa S, Mallawaarachchi BC, Jin K, Ricardo Vissoci J, Ostbye T. High road utilizers surveys compared to police data for road traffic crash hotspot localization in Rwanda and Sri Lanka. BMC Public Health 2016; 16(1): 53. PMC4719689

Mathad JS, Bhosale R, Balasubramanian U, Kanade S, Mave V, Suryavanshi N, Gupte N, Joshi S, Chandanwale A, Dupnik KM, Kulkarni V, Deshpande P, Fitzgerald DW, Gupta A. Quantitative IFN-gamma, IL-2 response and latent tuberculosis test discordance in HIV-infected pregnant women. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016; 193(12): 1421-8. PMID: 26765255

Dow DE, Turner EL, Shayo AM, Mmbaga B, Cunningham CK, O’Donnell K. Evaluating mental health difficulties and associated outcomes among HIV-positive adolescents in Tanzania. AIDS Care 2016; 28(7): 825-33. PMID: 26837437

Okamo B, Moremi N, Seni J, Mirambo MM, Kidenya BR, Mshana SE. Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage among pre-clinical and clinical medical students in a Tanzanian University. BMC Res Notes 2016; 9(1): 47. PMC4728816

Mlange R, Matovelo D, Rambau P, Kidenya B. Patient and disease characteristics associated with late tumour stage at presentation of cervical cancer in northwestern Tanzania. BMC Womens Health 2016; 16(1): 5. PMC4727267

Tomita A, Burns JK, King H, Baumgartner JN, Davis GP, Mtshemla S, Nene S, Susser E. Beyond symptom management: Family relations, unmet needs of persons living with severe mental illnesses, and potential implications for social work in South Africa. Soc Work Health Care 2016; 55(1): 12-27. PMID: 26731612

Pierre S, Pape J, McNairy ML, Jannat-Khah D, Fitzgerald DW. 10-Year survival of patients with AIDS receiving antiretroviral therapy in Haiti. N Engl J Med 2016; 374(4): 397-398. PMID: 26816026

De Boni RB, Zheng L, Rosenkranz SL, Sun X, Lavenberg J, Cardoso SW, Grinsztejn B, La Rosa A, Pierre S, Severe P, Cohn Se, Collier AC, Gross R. Binge drinking is associated with differences in weekday and weekend adherence in HIV-infected individuals. Drug Alcohol Depend 2016; 159: 174-180. PMID: 26774947

Lunyera J, Wang D, Maro V, Karia F, Boyd D, Omolo J, Patel UD, Stanifer JW. Traditional medicine practices among community members with chronic kidney disease in northern Tanzania: an ethnomedical survey. BMC Nephrol 2016;16(1)282. PMC4619231

Anand S, Stanifer JW, Thomas B. Clinical nephrology research in low-resource settings: Opportunities, priorities, and challenges for young investigators: Proceedings from the 10th Conference on Kidney Disease in Disadvantaged Populations in Cape Town, South Africa. Clin Nephrol. 2016 Supplement 1;86 (2016)(13):8-13. PMID: 27469151


Kalani R, Liotta EM, Prabhakaran S. Diagnostic Yield of Universal Urine Toxicology Screening in an Unselected Cohort of Stroke Patients. PLoS One. 2015 Dec 16;10(12):e0144772. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144772. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26675665

Kalani R, Bernstein R, Passman R, Curran Y, Ruff I, Prabhakaran S. Low yield of mobile cardiac outpatient telemetry after cryptogenic stroke in patients with extensive cardiac imaging. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2015; 24(9): 2069-73. PMID: 26139455

Huang L, Beiting DP, Gebreselassie NG, Gagliardo LF, Ruyechan MC, Lee NA, Lee JJ, Appleton JA. Eosinophils and IL-4 support nematode growth coincident with an innate response to tissue injury. PLoS Pathog 2015; 11(12): e1005347. PMC4697774

Tillekeratne LG, Bodinayake CK, Nagahawatte A, Vidanagama D, Devasiri V, Arachchi WK, Kurukulasooriya R, De Silva AD, Ostbye T, Reller ME, Woods CW. Use of rapid influenza testing to reduce antibiotic prescriptions among outpatients with influenza-like illness in southern Sri Lanka. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2015; 93(5): 1031-7. PMID: 26283748

Nobre ML, Dupnik KM, Nobre PJ, Freitas De Souza MC, Duppre NC, Sarno EN, Jeronimo SM. Human migration, railways and the geographic distribution of leprosy in Rio Grande do Norte State–Brazil. Lepr Rev 2015; 86(4): 335-44. PMID: 26964429

Le T, Cash-Goldwasser S, Tho PV, Lan NP, Campbell JI, van Doorn HR, Lam NT, Trung NV, Trinh DT, Van Kinh N, Wertheim HF. Diagnosing Rhodococcus equi infections in a setting where tuberculosis is highly endemic: A double challenge. J Clin Microbiol 2015; 53(4): 1431-3. PMC4365230

Schaffzin JK, Harte L, Marquette S, Zieker K, Wooton S, Walsh K, Newland JG. Surgical site infection reduction by the Solutions for Patient Safety Hospital Engagement Network. Pediatrics 2015; 136(5): E1353-60. PMID: 26438709

Ahmed M, Moremi N, Mirambo MM, Hokororo A, Mushi MF, Seni J, Kamugisha E, Mshana SE. Multi-resistant gram negative enteric bacteria cuasing urinary tract infection among malnourished underfives admitted at a tertiary hospital, northwestern Tanzania. Ital J Pediatr 2015; 41:44. PMC4472394

Wang J, Ding G, Zhu Z, Zhou C, Wang N. Analysis of HIV correlated factors in Chinese and Vietnamese female sex workers in Hekou, Yunnan Province, a Chinese border region. PLoS One 2015; 10(6): e0129430. PMC4459989

Hokororo A, Kihunrwa A, Hoekstra P, Kalluvya SE, Changalucha JM, Fitzgerald DW, Downs JA. High prevalence of sexually transmitted infections in pregnant adolescent girls in Tanzania: A multi-community cross-sectional study. Sex Transm Infect 2015; 91(7): 473-478. PMID: 25834122

Patel V, Parikh R, Nandraj S, Balasubramaniam P, Narayan K, Paul VK, Kumar AK, Chatterjee M, Reddy KS. Assuring health coverage for all in India. Lancet 2015; 386(10011): 2422-2435. PMID: 26700532

Rubach MP, Mukemba J, Florence S, Lopansri BK, Hyland K, Volkheimer AD, Yeo TW, Anstey NM, Weinberg JB, Mwaikambo ED, Granger DL. Impaired systemic tetrahydrobiopterin bioavailability and increased oxidized biopterins in pediatric falciparum malaria: Association with disease severity. PLoS Pathog 2015; 11(3): e1004655. PMC4357384

Rubach MP, Hanson KE. ID learning unit-diagnostics update: Current laboratory methods for rapid pathogen identification in patients with bloodstream infections. Open Forum Infect Dis 2015; 2(4): ofv174. PMC4690501

Bestawros M, Chidumayo T, Blevins M, Canipe A, Bala J, Kelly P, Filteau S, Shepherd BE, Heimburger DC, Koethe JR. Increased systemic inflammation is associated with cardiac and vascular dysfunction over the first 12 weeks of antiretroviral therapy among undernourished, HIV-infected adults in Southern Africa. J AIDS Clin Res 2015; 6(3): 431. PMC4450092

Lunyera J, Mohottige D, von Isenberg M, Jeuland M, Patel UD, Stanifer JW. Chronic kidney disease of uncertain etiology: A systematic review. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2015; 11(3): 379-85. PMID: 26712810

Stanifer JW. A peculiar type of dypsnea: Kussmaul, Cheyne-Stokes, and Biot respirations. Historia Medicinae 2015; 3(1): e22. online

Stanifer JW, Turner EL, Egger J, Karia F, Maro V, Thielman N, Patel UD. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices associated with kidney disease in northern Tanzania: A population-based cross-sectional survey. Global Health 2015; in press.

Bestawros M, Darbar D, Arain A, Abou-Khalil B, Plummer D, Dupont WD, Raj SR. Ictal asystole and ictal syncope: insights into clinical management. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2015; 8(1): 159-64. PMC4334668.

Park PH, Wambui CK, Atieno S, Egger JR, Misoi L, Nyabundi JS, Pastakia SD, Bloomfield GS, Kamano JH. Improving diabetes management and cardiovascular risk factors through peer-led self-management support groups in western Kenya. Diabetes Care 2015; 38(8): e110-1. PMC4512136

Bazo-Alvarez JC, Quispe R, Peralta F, Poterico JA, Valle GA, Burroughs M, Pillay T, Gilman R, Checkley W, Smeeth L, Malaga G, Bernabe-Ortiz A, Miranda JJ. Agreement between cardiovascular disease risk scores in resource-limited settings: Evidence from five Peruvian sites. Crit Pathw Cardiol 2015; 14(2): 74-80. PMC4479423

Kishore SP, Kolappa K, Jarvis JD, Park PH, Belt R, Balasubramaniam T, Kiddell-Monroe R. Overcoming obstacles to enable access to medicines for noncommunicable diseases in poor countries. Health Aff (Millwood) 2015; 34(9): 1569-77. PMID: 26355060

Manumbu S, Smart LR, Mwale A, Mate KS, Downs JA. Shortening turnaround times for newborn HIV testing in rural Tanzania: A report from the field. PLoS Med 2015; 12(11): e1001897. PMC4631364

Maginga J, Guerrero M, Koh E, Holm Hansen C, Shedafa R, Kalokola F, Smart LR, Peck RN. Hypertension control and its correlates among adults attending a hypertension clinic in Tanzania. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2015; doi: 10.1111/jch.12646. PMID: 26279168

Kayange NM, Smart LR, Tallman JE, Chu EY, Fitzgerald DW, Pain KJ, Peck RN. Kidney disease among children in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review. Pediatr Res 2015; 77(2): 272-81. PMC4426498

Kayange NM, Smart LR, Downs JA, Maskini M, Fitzgerald DW, Peck RN. The influence of HIV and schistosomiasis on renal function: a cross-sectional study among children at a hospital in Tanzania. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015; 9(1): e0003472. PMC4303314

Lewandowski LB, Scott C. Apartheid and healthcare access for paediatric systemic lupus erythematosus patients in South Africa. S Afr J Child Health 2015; 9(2): 36-7. online

Maganga E, Smart LR, Kalluvya S, Kataraihya JB, Saleh AM, Obeid L, Downs JA, Fitzgerald DW, Peck RN. Glucose metabolism disorders, HIV, and antiretroviral therapy among Tanzanian adults. PLoS One 2015; 10(8): e0134410. PMC4545793.

Adekambi T, Ibegbu CC, Cagle S, Kalokhe AS, Wang YF, Hu Y, Day CL, Ray SM, Rengarajan J. Biomarkers on patient T cells diagnose active tuberculosis and monitor treatment response. J Clin Invest 2015; 125(9): 3723. PMC4588276

Frew PM, Omer SB, Parker K, Bolton M, Schamel J, Shapiro E, Owens L, Saint-Victor D, Boggavarapu S, Braxton N, Archibald M, Kalokhe AS, Horton T, Root CM, Fenimore VL, Anderson AM. Delivering a “dose of hope”: a faith-based program to increase older african americans’ participation in clinical trials. JMIR Res Protoc 2015; 4(2): e64. PMC4526899

Kalokhe AS, Adekambi T, Ibegbu CC, Ray SM, Day CL, Rengarajan J. Impaired degranulation and proliferative capacity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific CD8+ T cells in HIV-infected individuals with latent tuberculosis. J Infect Dis 2015; 211(4): 635-40. PMC4351361

Kalokhe AS, Potdar RR, Stephenson R, Dunkle KL, Paranjape A, Del Rio C, Sahay S. How well does the World Health Organization definition of domestic violence work for India? PLoS One 2015; 10(3): e0120909. PMC4374684

Love TP, Martin BM, Tubasiime R, Srinivasan J, Pollock JD, Delman KA. Emory global surgery program: learning to serve the underserved well. J Surg Educ 2015; 72(4): e46-51. PMID: 25700841

Nichols C, Cruz Espinoza LM, von Kalckreuth V, Aaby P, Ahmed El Tayeb M, Ali M, Aseffa A, Bjerregaard-Andersen M, Breiman RF, Cosmas L, Crump JA, Dekker DM, Gassama Sow A, Gasmelseed N, Hertz JT, Im J, Kabore LP, Keddy KH, Konings F, Valborg Løfberg S, Meyer CG, Montgomery JM, Niang A, Njariharinjakamampionona A, Olack B, Pak GD, Panzner U, Park JK, Park SE, Rabezanahary H, Rakotondrainiarivelo JP, Rakotozandrindrainy R, Raminosoa TM, Rubach MP, Teferi M, Seo HJ, Sooka A, Soura A, Tall A, Toy T, Yeshitela B, Clemens JD, Wierzba TF, Baker S, Marks F. Bloodstream infections and frequency of pretreatment associated with age and hospitalization status in sub-Saharan Africa. Clin Infect Dis 2015; 61 Suppl 4: S372-9. PMID: 26449954

Rubach MP, Mukemba J, Florence S, Lopansri BK, Hyland K, Volkheimer AD, Yeo TW, Anstey NM, Weinberg JB, Mwaikambo ED, Granger DL. Impaired systemic tetrahydrobiopterin bioavailability and increased oxidized biopterins in pediatric falciparum malaria: association with disease severity. PLoS Pathog 2015; 11(3): e1004655. PMC4357384

Rubach MP, Maro VP, Bartlett JA, Crump JA. Etiologies of illness among patients meeting integrated management of adolescent and adult illness district clinician manual criteria for severe infections in northern Tanzania: implications for empiric antimicrobial therapy. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2015; 92(2): 454-62. PMC4347355

Sumner SA, Mercado-Crespo MC, Spelke MB, Paulozzi L, Sugerman DE, Hillis SD, Stanley C. Use of naloxone by emergency medical services during opioid drug overdose resuscitation efforts. Prehosp Emerg Care 2015; doi: 10.3109/10903127.2015.1076096. PMID: 26383533

Binanay CA, Akwanalo CO, Aruasa W, Barasa FA, Corey GR, Crowe S, Esamai F, Einterz R, Foster MC, Gardner A, Kibosia J, Kimaiyo S, Koech M, Korir B, Lawrence JE, Lukas S, Manji I, Maritim P, Ogaro F, Park P, Pastakia SD, Sugut W, Vedanthan R, Yanoh R, Velazquez EJ, Bloomfield GS. Building sustainable capacity for cardiovascular care at a public hospital in western Kenya. J Am Coll Cardiol 2015; 66(22): 2550-60. PMC4680855

Sumner SA, Marcelin LH, Cela T, Mercy JA, Lea V, Kress H, Hillis SD. Sentinel events predicting later unwanted sex among girls: A national survey in Haiti, 2012. Child Abuse Negl 2015; doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2015.07.015. PMID: 26297488

Sumner SA, Mercy JA, Dahlberg LL, Hillis SD, Klevens J, Houry D. Violence in the United States: status, challenges, and opportunities. JAMA 2015; 314(5): 478-88. PMID: 26241599

Sumner SA, Mercy AA, Saul J, Motsa-Nzuza N, Kwesigabo G, Buluma R, Marcelin LH, Lina H, Shawa M, Moloney-Kitts M, Kilbane T, Sommarin C, Ligiero DP, Brookmeyer K, Chiang L, Lea V, Lee J, Kress H, Hillis SD; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Prevalence of sexual violence against children and use of social services – seven countries, 2007-2013. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2015; 64(21): 565-9. PMID: 26042646

Tillekeratne LG, Bodinayake CK, Nagahawatte A, Vidanagama D, Devasiri V, Arachchi WK, Kurukulasooriya R, De Silva AD, Østybe T, Reller ME, Woods CW. An under-recognized influenza epidemic identified by rapid influenza testing, southern Sri Lanka, 2013. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2015; 92(5): 1023-9. PMC4426559

Quispe R, Bazo-Alvarez JC, Burroughs Peña MS, Poterico JA, Gilman RH, Checkley W, Bernabé-Ortiz A, Huffman MD, Miranda JJ; PERU MIGRANT Study; CRONICAS Cohort Study Group. Distribution of short-term and lifetime predicted risks of cardiovascular diseases in Peruvian adults. J Am Heart Assoc 2015; 4(8): e002112. PMC4599468

Burroughs Pena MS, Bernabé-Ortiz A, Carrillo-Larco RM, Sánchez JF, Quispe R, Pillay TD, Málaga G, Gilman RH, Smeeth L, Miranda JJ. Migration, urbanisation and mortality: 5-year longitudinal analysis of the PERU MIGRANT study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2015; 69(7): 715-8. PMC4494660

Burroughs Peña M, Romero KM, Velazquez EJ, Davila-Roman VG, Gilman RH, Wise RA, Miranda JJ, Checkley W. Relationship between daily exposure to biomass fuel smoke and blood pressure in high-altitude Peru. Hypertension 2015; 65(5): 1134-40. PMC4466100

Burroughs Pena MS, Bloomfield GS. Cardiovascular disease research and the development agenda in low- and middle-income countries. Glob Heart 2015; 10(1): 71-3. PMC4420633

Kaplinski M, Jois M, Galdos-Cardenas G, Rendell VR, Shah V, Do RQ, Marcus R, Pena MS, Abastoflor Mdel C, LaFuente C, Bozo R, Valencia E, Verastegui M, Colanzi R, Gilman RH, Bern C; Working Group on Chagas Disease in Bolivia and Peru. Sustained domestic vector exposure is associated with increased Chagas cardiomyopathy risk but decreased parasitemia and congenital transmission risk among young women in Bolivia. Clin Infect Dis 2015; 61(6): 918-26. PMIC4551010

Jaacks LM, Ali MK, Bartlett J, Bloomfield GS, Checkley W, Gaziano TA, Heimburger DC, Kishore SP, Kohler RE, Lipska KJ, Manders O, Ngaruiya C, Peck R, Pena MB, Watkins DA, Siegel KR, Narayan KM. Global Noncommunicable Disease Research: Opportunities and Challenges. Ann Intern Med 2015; 163(9): 712-4. PMID: 26301624.

Dupnik KM, Bair TB, Maia AO, Amorim FM, Costa MR, Keesen TS, Valverde JG, Queiroz Mdo C, Medeiros LL, de Lucena NL, Wilson ME, Nobre ML, Johnson WD Jr, Jeronimo SM. Transcriptional changes that characterize the immune reactions of leprosy. J Infect Dis 2015; 211(10): 1658-76. PMC4425823

Xu HL, Tan YT, Epplein M, Li HL, Gao J, Gao YT, Zheng W, Shu XO, Xiang YB. Population-based cohort studies of type 2 diabetes and stomach cancer risk in Chinese men and women. Cancer Sci 2015; 106(3): 294-8. PMC4374033

Wang YY, Zhang W, Li HL, Gao J, Tan YT, Gao YT, Shu XO, Zheng W, Xiang YB. Population attributable risks of cigarette smoking for deaths of all causes, all cancers and other chronic diseases among adults aged 40-74 years in urban Shanghai, China. Chin J Cancer Res 2015; 27(1): 59-65. PMC4329177

Zucker N, Copeland W, Franz L, Carpenter K, Keeling L, Angold A, Egger H. Psychological and Psychosocial Impairment in Preschoolers With Selective Eating. Pediatrics 2015; 136(3): e582-90. PMC4552088

Maselko J, Sikander S, Bhalotra S, Bangash O, Ganga N, Mukherjee S, Egger H, Franz L, Bibi A, Liaqat R, Kanwal M, Abbasi T, Noor M, Ameen N, Rahman A. Effect of an early perinatal depression intervention on long-term child development outcomes: follow-up of the Thinking Healthy Programme randomised controlled trial. Lancet Psychiatry 2015; 2(7): 609-17. PMID: 26303558

Stanifer JW, Maro V, Egger J, Karia F, Thielman N, Turner EL, Shimbi D, Kilaweh H, Matemu O, Patel UD. The epidemiology of chronic kidney disease in Northern Tanzania: a population-based survey. PLoS One 2015; 10(4): e0124506. PMC4401757

Stanifer JW, Patel UD, Karia F, Thielman N, Maro V, Shimbi D, Kilaweh H, Lazaro M, Matemu O, Omolo J, Boyd D; Comprehensive Kidney Disease Assessment for Risk Factors, Epidemiology, Knowledge, and Attitudes (CKD AFRIKA) Study. The determinants of traditional medicine use in Northern Tanzania: a mixed-methods study. PLoS One 2015; 10(4): e0122638. PMC4388565

Stanifer JW, Karia F, Voils CI, Turner EL, Maro V, Shimbi D, Kilawe H, Lazaro M, Patel UD. Development and validation of a cross-cultural knowledge, attitudes, and practices survey instrument for chronic kidney disease in a Swahili-speaking population. PLoS One 2015; 10(3): e0121722. PMC4374886

Ryan ME, Rajalakshmi R, Prathiba V, Anjana RM, Ranjani H, Narayan KM, Olsen TW, Mohan V, Ward LA, Lynn MJ, Hendrick AM. Comparison Among Methods of Retinopathy Assessment (CAMRA) Study: Smartphone, nonmydriatic, and mydriatic photography. Ophthalmology 2015; 122(10): 2038-43. PMC4581972

Huang L, Gebreselassie NG, Gagliardo LF, Ruyechan MC, Luber KL, Lee NA, Lee JJ, Appleton JA. Eosinophils mediate protective immunity against secondary nematode infection. J Immunol 2015; 194(1): 283-90. PMC4272919

Howard LM, Johnson M, Williams JV, Zhu Y, Gil AI, Edwards KM, Griffin MR, Lanata CF, Grijalva CG; RESPIRA-PERU Group. Respiratory Viral Detections During Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Periods in Young Andean Children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015; 34(10): 1074-1080. PMC4570861.

Hoek KL, Samir P, Howard LM, Niu X, Prasad N, Galassie A, Liu Q, Allos TM, Floyd KA, Guo Y, Shyr Y, Levy SE, Joyce S, Edwards KM, Link AJ. A cell-based systems biology assessment of human blood to monitor immune responses after influenza vaccination. PLoS One 2015; 10(2): e0118528. PMC4338067

Branch LG, Kesty K, Krebs E, Wright L, Leger S, David LR. Argenta clinical classification of deformational plagiocephaly. J Craniofac Surg 2015; 26(3): 606-10. PMID: 25901672

Branch LG, Kesty K, Krebs E, Wright L, Leger S, David LR. Deformational plagiocephaly and craniosynostosis: trends in diagnosis and treatment after the “back to sleep” campaign. J Craniofac Surg 2015; 26(1): 147-50. PMID: 25569393

Cheng W, Wu Y, Wen Y, Ma Y, Zhao D, Dou Z, Zhang W, Bulterys M, Zhang F. Cotrimoxazole prophylaxis and antiretroviral therapy: an observational cohort study in China. Bull World Health Organ 2015; 93(3): 152-60. PMC4371494

Deng L, Liu Z, Zhang S, Dou Z, Wang Q, Ma Y, Gong Y, Yu G, Wang J, Yu H, Miao F. Survival time and related influencing factors of AIDS patients in Liangshan prefecture, Sichuan province, during 2008-2013. Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Za Zhi 2015; 36(6): 569-75. PMID: 26564626

Bebell LM, Riley LE. Ebola virus disease and Marburg disease in pregnancy: a review and management considerations for filovirus infection. Obstet Gynecol 2015; 125(6): 1293-8. PMC4443859

Downs JA, Msango L, Kalluvya SE, Kidenya BR, Kabangila R, Peck RN. Renal dysfunction and schistosomiasis among HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy in Mwanza, Tanzania. AIDS 2015; 29(18): 2532-3. PMID: 26558550

Simbauranga RH, Kamugisha E, Hokororo A, Kidenya BR, Makani J. Prevalence and factors associated with severe anaemia amongst under-five children hospitalized at Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza, Tanzania. BMC Hematol 2015; 15: 13. PMC4603816

Patel A, Vishwanathan S, Nair T, Bahuleyan CG, Jayaprakash VL, Baldridge A, Huffman MD, Prabhakaran D, Mohanan PP. Sex Differences in the Presentation, Diagnosis, and Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes: Findings From the Kerala (India) ACS Registry. Glob Heart 2015; doi: 10.1016/j.gheart.2015.06.002. PMID: 26410401

Patel A, Vidula M, Kishore SP, Vedanthan R, Huffman MD. Building the case for clopidogrel as a World Health Organization essential medicine. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2015; 8(4): 447-51. PMC4512846

Patel A. Organizing a career in global cardiovascular health. J Am Coll Cardiol 2015; 65(19): 2144-6. PMID: 25975479

Binka M, Paintsil E, Patel A, Lindenbach BD, Heimer R. Disinfection of syringes contaminated with hepatitis C virus by rinsing with household products. Open Forum Infect Dis 2015; 2(1): ofv017. PMC4438897

Binka M, Paintsil E, Patel A, Lindenbach BD, Heimer R. Survival of hepatitis C virus in syringes is dependent on the design of the syringe-needle and dead space volume. PLoS One 2015; 10(11): e0139737. PMC4633215

Kassim AA, Galadanci NA, Pruthi S, DeBaun MR. How I treat and manage strokes in sickle cell disease. Blood 2015; 125(22): 3401-10. PMC4467906

Galadanci NA, Abdullahi SU, Tabari MA, Abubakar S, Belonwu R, Salihu A, Neville K, Kirkham F, Inusa B, Shyr Y, Phillips S, Kassim AA, Jordan LC, Aliyu MH, Covert BV, DeBaun MR. Primary stroke prevention in Nigerian children with sickle cell disease (SPIN): challenges of conducting a feasibility trial. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2015; 62(3): 395-401. PMC4304992

Galadanci NA, Liang WH, Galadanci AA, Aliyu MH, Jibir BW, Karaye IM, Inusa BP, Vermund SH, Strunk RC, DeBaun MR. Wheezing is common in children with sickle cell disease when compared with controls. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2015; 37(1): 16-9. PMID: 25197776

Tomita A, Labys CA, Burns JK. Depressive symptoms prior to pregnancy and infant low birth weight in South Africa. Matern Child Health J 2015; 19(10): 2179-86. PMC4534352.

Tomita A, Kandolo KM, Susser E, Burns JK. Use of short messaging services to assess depressive symptoms among refugees in South Africa: Implications for social services providing mental health care in resource-poor settings. J Telemed Telecare 2015; doi: 10.1177/1357633X15605406. PMID: 26407989

Burns JK, Tomita A. Traditional and religious healers in the pathway to care for people with mental disorders in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2015; 50(6): 867-77. PMC4442066

Tomita A, Burns JK, King H, Baumgartner JN, Davis GP, Mtshemla S, Nene S, Susser E. Duration of untreated psychosis and the pathway to care in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. J Nerv Ment Dis 2015; 203(3): 222-5. PMC4342613

Tomita A, Labys CA, Burns JK. A multilevel analysis of the relationship between neighborhood social disorder and depressive symptoms: evidence from the South African National Income Dynamics Study. Am J Orthopsychiatry 2015; 85(1): 56-62. PMC4322132

Tomita A, Herman DB. The role of a critical time intervention on the experience of continuity of care among persons with severe mental illness after hospital discharge. J Nerv Ment Dis 2015; 203(1): 65-70. PMC4278177

Kayamba V, Sinkala E, Mwanamakondo S, Soko R, Kawimbe B, Amadi B, Zulu I, Nzaisenga JB, Banda T, Mumbwe C, Phiri E, Munkonge P, Kelly P. Trends in upper gastrointestinal diagnosis over four decades in Lusaka, Zambia: a retrospective analysis of endoscopic findings. BMC Gastroenterol 2015; 15(1): 127. PMC4596361

Thakur KT, Mateyo K, Hachaambwa L, Kayamba V, Mallewa M, Mallewa J, Nwazor EO, Lawal T, Mallum CB, Atadzhanov M, Boulware DR, Birbeck GL, Siddiqi OK. Lumbar puncture refusal in sub-Saharan Africa: A call for further understanding and intervention. Neurology 2015; 84(19): 1988-90. PMC4433455

Kayamba V, Bateman AC, Asombang AW, Shibemba A, Zyambo K, Banda T, Soko R, Kelly P. HIV infection and domestic smoke exposure, but not human papillomavirus, are risk factors for esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in Zambia: a case-control study. Cancer Med 2015; 4(4): 588-95. PMC4402073

Leon KE, Salinas JL, McDonald RW, Sheth AN, Fairley JK. Complex Type II reactions in three patients with Hansen’s diseases from a southern United States clinic. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2015; 93(5): 1082-6. PMID: 26304919

Heeke AL, Blumberg HM, Perry JM, Weiss DS, Crispell EK, Satola SW, Salinas JL. Disseminated emm Type 12 Group A Streptococcus and review of invasive disease. Am J Med Sci 2015; 350(5): 429-31. PMID: 25723882

Ferreira Ed, Alexandre MA, Salinas JL, de Siqueira AM, Benzecry SG, de Lacerda MV, Monteiro WM. Association between anthropometry-based nutritional status and malaria: a systematic review of observational studies. Malar J 2015; 14: 346. PMC4574180

Kirlew C, Wilmot K, Salinas JL. Neissera sicca endocarditis presenting as multiple embolic brain infarcts. Open Forum Infect Dis 2015; 2(3): ofv105. PMC4536332

Feitosa EL, Sampaio VS, Salinas JL, Queiroz AM, da Silva IM, Gomes AA, Sachett J, Siqueira AM, Ferreira LC, Dos Santos MC, Lacerda M, Monteiro W. Older age and time to medical assistance are associated with severity and mortality of snakebites in the Brazilian Amazon: a case-control study. PLoS One 2015; 10(7): e0132237. PMC4500501


Zullig LL, Vanderburg SB, Muiruri C, Abernethy A, Weiner BJ, Bartlett J. Sustainability of cancer registration in the kilimanjaro region of Tanzania – a qualitative assessment. World Health Popul 2014; 15(1): 21-30. PMC4114571

Vanderburg S, Rubach MP, Halliday JEB, Cleaveland S, Reddy EA, Crump JA. Epidemiology of Coxiella burnetiiinfection in Africa: a OneHealth systematic review. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014; 8(4): e2787. PMC3983093

Tillekeratne LG, Linkin DR, Obino M, Omar A, Wanjiku M, Holtzman D, Cohn J. A multifaceted intervention to reduce rates of catheter-associated urinary tract infections in a resource-limited setting. Am J Infect Control 2014; 42(1): 12-6. PMID: 24388468

Inrig JK, Califf RM, Tasneem A, Vegunta RK, Molina C, Stanifer JW, Chiswell K, Patel UD. The landscape of clinical trials in nephrology: a systematic review of Am J Kidney Dis 2014; 63(5): 771-80. PMC3988265

Wajanga BMK, Peck RN, Kalluvya S, Fitzgerald DW, Smart LR, Downs JA. Healthcare worker perceived barriers to early initiation of antiretroviral and tuberculosis therapy among Tanzanian inpatients. PLoS One 2014; 9(2): e87584. PMC3925080

Weinberg JB, Yeo TW, Mukemba JP, Florence SM, Volkheimer AD, Wang H, Chen Y, Rubach M, Granger DL, Mwaikambo ED, Anstey NM. Dimethylarginines: endogenous inhibitors of nitric oxide synthesis in children with falciparum malaria. J Infect Dis 2014; 210(6): 913-22. PMC4192051

Moon AM, Biggs HM, Rubach MP, Crump JA, Maro VP, Saganda W, Reddy EA. Evaluation of in-hospital management for febrile illness in Northern Tanzania before and after 2010: World Health Organization Guidelines for the treatment of malaria. PLoS One 2014; 9(2): e89814. PMC3933647

Liwa AC, Smart LR, Frumkin A, Epstein HA, Fitzgerald DW, Peck RN. Traditional herbal medicine use among hypertensive patients in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review. Curr Hypertens Rep 2013; 16(6): 437. PMC4076776

Kilgo PD, Weaver AA, Barnard RT, Love TP, Stitzel JD. Comparison of injury mortality risk in motor vehicle crash versus other etiologies. Accid Anal Prev 2014; 67: 137-47. PMID: 24646525

Martin BM, Love TP, Srinivasan J, Sharma J, Pettitt B, Sullivan C, Pattaras J, Master VA, Brewster, LP. Designing an ethics curriculum to support global health experiences in surgery. J Surg Res 2014; 187(2): 367-70. PMID: 24472281

Canipe A, Chidumayo T, Blevins M, Bestawros M, Bala J, Kelly P, Filteau S, Shepherd BE, Heimburger DC, Koethe JR. A 12 week longitudinal study of microbial translocation and systemic inflammation in undernourished HIV-infected Zambians initiating antiretroviral therapy. BMC Infect Dis 2014; 14: 521. PMC4261887

Chofle AA, Jaka H, Koy M, Smart LR, Kabangila R, Ewings FM, Mazigo HD, Johnson WD Jr, Fitzgerald DW, Peck RN, Downs JA. Oesophageal varices, schistosomiasis, and mortality among patients admitted with haematemesis in Mwanza, Tanzania: a prospective cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2014; 14: 303. PMC4065539

Wajanga BM, Webster LE, Peck RN, Downs JA, Mate K, Smart LR, Fitzgerald DW. Inpatient mortality of HIV-infected adults in sub-Saharan Africa and possible interventions: a mixed methods review. BMC Health Serv Res 2014; 14: 627. PMC4265398

Burd EM, Alam MT, Passalacqua KD, Kalokhe AS, Eaton ME, Satola SW, Kraft CS, Read TD. Development of oxacillin resistance in a patient with recurrent Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. J Clin Microbiol 2014; 52(8): 3114-7. PMC4136127

Mercado-Crespo MC, Sumner SA, Spelke MB, Sugerman DE, Stanley C; EIS officer, CDC. Notes from the field: increase in fentanyl-related overdose deaths – Rhode Island, November 2013-March 2014. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2014; 63(24): 531. PMID: 24941333

Sumner SA, Pallangyo AJ, Reddy EA, Maro V, Pence BW, Lynch C, Turner EL, Egger JR, Thielman NM. Effect of free distribution of safety equipment on usage among motorcycle-taxi drivers in Tanzania–A cluster randomised controlled trial. Injury 2014; 45(11): 1681-6. PMC4213314

Tan Y, Li W, Chen Y, Deng Y, Xiao J. Bi-weekly docetaxel and 5-fluorouracil: an effective and feasible treatment for advanced gastric cancer with poor performance status. Gastroenterol Rep (Oxf) 2014; 2(4): 295-9. PMC4219146

Severe L, Fitzgerald DW, Deschamps MM, Reif L, Post K, Johnson WD, Pape JW, Boutin-Foster C. “I am proud of myself, just the way I am” (Mwen fyé de tét mwen, jan mwen ye ya): a qualitative study among young Haitian women seeking care for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in Haiti. AIDS Educ Prev 2014; 26(2): 158-69. PMC4270119

Magee MJ, Foote M, Maggio DM, Howards PP, Narayan KM, Blumberg HM, Ray SM, Kempker RR. Diabetes mellitus and risk of all-cause mortality among patients with tuberculosis in the state of Georgia, 2009-2012. Ann Epidemiol 2014; 24(5): 369-75. PMC4011933

Towe-Goodman NR, Franz L, Copeland W, Angold A, Egger H. Perceived family impact of preschool anxiety disorders. J Am Acad Chil Adolesc Psychiatry 2014; 53(4): 437-46. PMC3971645

Howard LM, Tique JA, Gaveta A, Sidat M, Rothman RL, Vermund SH, Ciampa PJ. Health literacy predicts pediatric dosing accuracy for liquid zidovudine. AIDS 2014; 28(7): 1041-8. PMC4171732

Araújo SR, Jamieson SE, Dupnik KM, Monteiro GR, Nobre ML, Dias MS, Tindade Neto PB, Quiroz Mdo C, Gomes CE, Blackwell JM, Jeronimo SM. Examining ERBB2 as a candidate gene for susceptibility to leprosy (Hansen’s disease) in Brazil. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 2014; 109(2): 182-8. PMC4015256

Macedo-Silva VP, Martins DR, De Queiroz PV, Pinheiro MP, Freire CC, Queiroz JW, Dupnik KM, Pearson RD, Wilson ME, Jeronimo SM, Ximenes Mde F. Feeding preferences of Lutzomyia longipalpis (Dipter: Psychodidae), the sand fly vector, for Leishmania infantum (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae). J Med Entomol 2014; 51(1): 237-44. PMC4277188

Harris KK, Fay A, Yan HG, Kunwar P, Socci ND, Pottabathini N, Juventhala RR, Djaballah H, Glickman MS. Novel imidazoline antimicrobial scaffold that inhibits DNA replication with activity against mycobacteria and drug resistant Gram-positive cocci. ACS Chem Biol 2014; 9(11): 2572-83. PMC4245167

Sobowale K, Zhou N, Fan J, Liu N, Sherer R. Depression and suicidal ideation in medical students in China: a call for wellness curricula. Int J Med Educ 2014; 5: 31-6. PMC4207186

Stanifer JW, Jing B, Tolan S, Helmke N, Mukerjee R, Naicker S, Patel U. The epidemiology of chronic kidney disease in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Glob Health 2014; 2(3): e174-81. PMID: 25102850

Haddad MB, Foote MK, Ray SM, Maggio DM, Sales RM, Kim MJ, Kempker RR, Spaulding AC. Substantial overlap between incarceration and tuberculosis in Atlanta, Georgia, 2011. Open Forum Infect Dis 2014; 1(1): ofu041. PMC4324203

Huang L, Gebreselassie NG, Gagliardo LF, Ruyechan MC, Lee NA, Lee JJ, Appleton JA. Eosinophil-derived IL-10 supports chronic nematode infection. J Immunol 2014; 193(8): 4178-87. PMC4241261

Tao J, Li MY, Qian HZ, Wang LJ, Zhang Z, Ding HF, Ji YC, Li DL, Xiao D, Hazlitt M, Vermund SH, Xiu X, Bao Y. Home-based HIV testing for men who have sex with men in China: a novel community-based partnership to complement government programs. PLoS One 2014; 99(7): e102812. PMC4106852

Hazlitt M, Hill JB, Gunter OL, Guillamondegui OD. Disparities in trauma: the impact of socioeconomic factors on outcomes following traumatic hollow viscus injury. J Surg Res 2014; 191(1): 6-11. PMID: 24731764

Mahalakshmi MM, Bhavadharini B, Kumar M, Anjana RM, Shah SS, Bridgette A, Choudhury M, Henderson M, Desborough L, Viswanathan M, Ranjani H. Clinical profile, outcomes, and progression to type 2 diabetes among Indian women with gestational diabetes mellitus seen at a diabetes center in south India. Indian J Endocrinol Metab 2014; 18(3): 400-6. PMC4056142

Zhang F, Zhu H, Wu Y, Dou Z, Zhang Y, Kleinman N, Bulterys M, Wu Z, Ma Y, Zhao D, Liu X, Fang H, Liu J, Cai WP, Shang H. HIV, hepatitis B virus, and hepatitis C virus co-infection in patients in the China National Free Antiretroviral Treatment Program, 2010-12: a retrospective observational cohort study. Lancet Infect Dis 2014; 14(11): 1605-72. PMID: 25303841

Cheng W, Wu Y, Dou Z, Ma Y, Sun L, Li Z, Wu H, Zhang F. The prevalence and relevant factors of hyperglycemia in AIDS patients receiving antiretroviral therapy in a single center. Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 2014; 53(6): 446-9. PMID: 25146511

Mu W, Zhao Y, Sun X, Ma Y, Yu L, Liu X, Zhao D, Dou Z, Fang H, Zhang F. Incidence and associated factors of pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected children after highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in China: a retrospective study. AIDS Care 2014; 26(9): 1127-35. PMID: 24512621

Bebell LM, Muiru AN. Antibiotic use and emerging resistance: how can resource-limited countries turn the tide? Glob Heart 2014; 9(3): 347-58. PMC4369554

Basu D, Xiao P, Ende Z, Bere A, Britt WJ, Mulenga J, Kilembe W, Allen SA, Derdeyn CA, Hunter E. Low antibody-dependent cellular cytotoxicity responses in Zambians prior to HIV-1 intrasubtype C superinfection. Virology 2014; 462-463: 295-8. PMC4125417

Rosenfeld LE, Patel AS, Ajmani VB, Holbrook RW, Brand TA. Compliance with remote monitoring of ICDS/CRTDS in a real-world population. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2014; 37(7): 820-7. PMID: 24484075

Paintsil E, Binka M, Patel A, Lindenbach BD, Heimer R. Hepatitis C virus maintains infectivity for weeks after drying on inanimate surfaces at room temperature: implications for risks of transmission. J Infect Dis 2014; 209(8): 1205-11. PMC3969546

Tomita A, Labys CA, Burns JK. The relationship between immigration and depression in South Africa: evidence from the first South African National Income Dynamics Study. J Immigr Minor Health 2014; 1696): 1062-8. PMC4133328

Tomita A, Garrett N, Werner L, Burns JK, Ngcobo N, Zuma N, Mlisana K, van Loggerenberg F, Abdool Karim SS. Impact of antiretroviral therapy on health-related quality of life among South African women in the CAPRISA 002 acute infection study. AIDS Behav 2014; 18(9): 1801-7. PMC4127113

Tomita A, Garrett N, Werner L, Burns JK, Mpanza L, Mlisana K, van Loggerenberg F, Abdool Karim SS. Health-related quality of life dynamics of HIV-positive South African women up to ART initiation: evidence from the CAPRISA 002 acute infection cohort study. AIDS Behav 2014; 18(6): 1114-23. PMC4020968

Burns JK, Tomita A, Kapadia AS. Income inequality and schizophrenia: increased schizophrenia incidence in countries with high levels of income inequality. Int J Soc Psychiatry 2014; 60(2): 185-96. PMC4105302

Tomita A, Lukens EP, Herman DB. Mediation analysis of critical time intervention for persons living with serious mental illnesses: assessing the role of family relations in reducing psychiatric rehospitalization. Psychiatr Rehabil J 2014; 37(1): 4-10. PMC3966976

Dow DE, Shayo AM, Cunningham CK, Reddy EA. Durability of antiretroviral therapy and predictors of virologic failure among perinatally HIV-infected children in Tanzania: a four-year follow-up. BMC Infect Dis 2014; 14:567. PMC4225040

Asombang AW, Kayamba V, Turner-Moss E, Banda L, Trinkaus K, Colditz G, Mudenda V, Zulu R, Sinkala E, Kelly P. Gastric malignancy survival in Zambia, South Africa: a two year follow up study. Med J Zambia 2014; 41(1): 13-8.

Lisulo MM, Kapulu MC, Banda R, Sinkala E, Kayamba V, Sianongo S, Kelly P. Adjuvant potential of low dose all-trans retinoic acid during oral typhoid vaccination in Zambian men. Clin Exp Immunol 2014; 175(3): 468-75. PMC3927907

Dow DE, Bartlett JA. Dolutegravir, the Second-Generation of Integrase Strand Transfer Inhibitors (INSTIs) for the Treatment of HIV. Infect Dis Ther 2014; 3(2): 83-102. PMC4269626

Dow DE, Cunningham CK, Buchanan AM. A Review of Human Herpesvirus 8, the Kaposi’s Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus, in the Pediatric Population. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2014; 3(1): 66-76. PMC3933043

O’Donnell K, Yao J, Ostermann J, Thielman N, Reddy E, Whetten R, Maro V, Itemba D, Pence B, Dow D, Whetten K. Low rates of child testing for HIV persist in a high-risk area of East Africa. AIDS Care 2014; 26(3): 326-31. PMC4420029

Nsheha AH, Dow DE, Kapanda GE, Hamel BC, Msuya LJ. Adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected children receiving care at Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre (KCMC), Northern Tanzania: A cross- sectional analytical study. Pan Afr Med J 2014; 17:238. PMC4145266

Buchanan AM, Dow DE, Massambu CG, Nyombi B, Shayo A, Musoke R, Feng S, Bartlett JA, Cunningham CK, Schimana W. Progress in the prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV in three regions of Tanzania: a retrospective analysis. PLoS One 2014; 9(2): e88679. PMC3923804

Kayamba V, Chomba M, Kelly P. Short term micronutrient-antioxidant supplementation has no impact on a serological marker of gastric atrophy in Zambian adults: retrospective analysis of a randomised controlled trial. BMC Gastroenterol2014; 14:52. PMC3987176

Salinas JL, Kissinger JC, Jones DP, Galinski MR. Metabolomics in the fight against malaria. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz2014; 109(5): 589-97. PMC4156452

Val FF, Sampaio VS, Cassera MB, Andrade RT, Tauil PL, Monteiro WM, Lacerda MV. Plasmodium vivax malaria elimination: should innovative ideas from the past be revisited? Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 2014; 109(5): 522-4. PMC4156444

Monteiro WM, Val FF, Siqueira AM, Franca GP, Sampaio VS, Melo GC, Almeida AC, Brito MA, Peixoto HM, Fuller D, Bassat Q, Romero GA, Maria Regina FO, Marcus Vinícius GL. G6PD deficiency in Latin America: systematic review on prevalence and variants. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 2014; 109(5): 553-68. PMC4156449

Chacha F, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Kayange N, Zuechner A, Kidenya BR, Mshana SE. Utility of qualitative C- reactive protein assay and white blood cells counts in the diagnosis of neonatal septicaemia at Bugando Medical Centre, Tanzania. BMC Pediatr 2014; 14: 248. PMC4192733

Hokororo A, Kidenya BR, Seni J, Mapaseka S, Mphahlele J, Mshana SE. Predominance of rotavirus G1[P8] genotype among under-five children with gastroenteritis in Mwanza, Tanzania. J Trop Pediatr 2014; 60(5): 393-6. PMC4481713

Meda J, Kalluvya S, Downs JA, Chofle AA, Seni J, Kidenya B, Fitzgerald DW, Peck RN. Cryptococcal meningitis management in Tanzania with strict schedule of serial lumber punctures using intravenous tubing sets: an operational research study. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2014; 66(2): e31-6. PMID: 24675586

Nelson E, Kayega J, Seni J, Mushi MF, Kidenya BR, Hokororo A, Zuechner A, Kihunrwa A, Mshana SE. Evaluation of existence and transmission of extended spectrum beta lactamase producing bacteria from post-delivery women to neonates at Bugando Medical Center, Mwanza-Tanzania. BMC Res Notes 2014; 7: 279. PMC4014626

Mashuda F, Zuechner A, Chalya PL, Kidenya BR, Manyama M. Pattern and factors associated with congenital anomalies among young infants admitted at Bugando medical centre, Mwanza, Tanzania. BMC Res Notes 2014; 7: 195. PMC3974194

Mwambe B, Mirambo MM, Mshana SE, Massinde AN, Kidenya BR, Michael D, Morona D, Majinge C, Groß U. Sero-positivity rate of rubella and associated factors among pregnant women attending antenatal care in Mwanza, Tanzania. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2014; 14:95. PMC3975942

Mpogoro FJ, Mshana SE, Mirambo MM, Kidenya BR, Gumodoka B, Imirzalioglu C. Incidence and predictors of surgical site infections following caesarean sections at Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza, Tanzania. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2014; 3:25. PMC4131772

Deogratias AP, Mushi MF, Paterno L, Tappe D, Seni J, Kabymera R, Kidenya BR, Mshana SE. Prevalence and determinants of Campylobacter infection among under five children with acute watery diarrhea in Mwanza, North Tanzania. Arch Public Health 2014; 72(1): 17. PMC4057571

Mpondo BC, Kalluvya SE, Peck RN, Kabangila R, Kidenya BR, Ephraim L, Fitzgerald DW, Downs JA. Impact of antiretroviral therapy on renal function among HIV-infected Tanzanian adults: a retrospective cohort study. PLoS One2014; 9(2): e89573. PMC3935873

Kidenya BR, Webster LE, Behan S, Kabangila R, Peck RN, Mshana SE, Ocheretina O, Fitzgerald DW. Epidemiology and genetic diversity of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in East Africa. Tuberculosis (Edinb) 2014; 94(1):1-7. PMC3877177

Gao J, Xu HL, Gao S, Zhang W, Tan YT, Rothman N, Purdue M, Gao YT, Zheng W, Shu XO, Xiang YB. Genetic polymorphism of NFKB1 and NFKB1A genes and liver cancer risk: a nested case-control study in Shanghai, China. BMJ Open 2014; 4(2): e004427. PMC3939648

Xu HL, Hsing AW, Koshiol J, Chu LW, Cheng JR, Gao J, Tan YT, Wang BS, Shen MC, Gao YT. Variants in motilin, somatostatin and their receptor genes and risk of biliary tract cancers and stones in Shanghai, China. Meta Gene 2014; 2: 418-26. PMC4080205

Moore SC, Matthews CE, Sampson JN, Stolzenberg-Solomon RZ, Zheng W, Cai Q, Tan YT, Chow WH, Ji BT, Liu DK, Xiao Q, Boca SM, Leitzmann MF, Yang G, Xiang YB, Sinha R, Shu XO, Cross AJ. Human metabolic correlates of body mass index. Metabolomics 2014; 10(2): 259-69. PMC4169991



Peck RN, Smart LR, Beier R, Liwa AC, Grosskurth H, Fitzgerald DW, Schmidt BM. Difference in blood pressure response to ACE-Inhibitor monotherapy between black and white adults with arterial hypertension: a meta-analysis of 13 clinical trials. BMC Nephrol 2013; 14: 201. PMC3849838

Peck RN, Green E, Mtabaji J, Majinge C, Smart LR, Downs JA, Fitzgerald DW. Hypertension-related diseases as a common cause of hospital mortality in Tanzania: a 3-year prospective study. J Hypertens 2013; 31(9): 1806-11. PMC4005815

Janmohamed MN, Kalluvya SE, Mueller A, Kabangila R, Smart LR, Downs JA, Peck RN. Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in diabetic adult out-patients in Tanzania. BMC Nephrol 2013; 14: 183. PMC3765892

Mtwangambate G, Kalluvya SE, Kidenya BR, Kabangila R, Downs JA, Smart LR, Fitzgerald DW, Peck RN. ‘Cough trigged’ tuberculosis screening among adults with diabetes in Tanzania. Diabet Med 2014; 13(5): 600-5. PMC4049009

Kalokhe AS, Shafiq M, Lee JC, Ray SM, Wang YF, Metchock B, Anderson AM, Nguyen ML. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis drug susceptibility and molecular diagnostic testing. Am J Med Sci 2013; 345(2): 143-8. PMC3499631

Severe L, Benoit D, Zhou XK, Pape JW, Peeling RW, Fitzgerald DW, Mate KS. Rapid-testing technology and systems improvement for the elimination of congenital syphilis in Haiti: Overcoming the “technology to systems gap.” J Sex Transm Dis 2013; 2013: 247901. PMC4437433

Owen RM, Love TP, Perez SD, Srinivasan JK, Sharma J, Pollock JD, Haack CI, Sweeney JF, Galloway JR. Definitive surgical treatment of enterocutaneous fistula: outcomes of a 23-year experience. JAMA Surg 2013; 148(2): 118-26. PMID: 23560282

deFreitas DJ, Love TP, Kasirajan K, Haskins NC, Mixon RT, Brewster LP, Duwayri Y, Corriere MA. Computed tomography angiography-based evaluation of great saphenous vein conduit for lower extremity bypass. J Vasc Surg 2013; 57(1): 50-5. PMID: 22963811

Rubach MP, Halliday JE, Cleaveland S, Crump JA. Brucellosis in low-income and middle-income countries. Curr Opin Infect Dis 2013; 26(5): 404-12. PMC3888775

Sumner SA, Turner EL, Thielman NM. Association between earthquake events and cholera outbreaks: a cross-country 15-year longitudinal analysis. Prehosp Disaster Med 2013; 28(6): 567-72. PMID: 24168784

Mulloy KB, Sumner SA, Rose C, Conway GA, Reynolds SJ, Davidson ME, Heidel DS, Layde PM. Renewable energy and occupational health and safety research directions: a white paper from the Energy Summit, Denver Colorado, April 11-13, 2011. Am J Ind Med 2013; 56(11): 1359-70. PMID: 23996832

Kaddumukasa M, Kaddumukasa M, Matovu S, Katabira E. The frequency and precipitating factors for breakthrough seizures among patients with epilepsy in Uganda. BMC Neurol 2013; 13: 182. PMC4222832

Kaddumukasa M, Musubire A, Kaddumukasa M, Matovu S, Katabira E. Neuromyelitis optica in a Ugandan woman: a case report. J Med Case Rep 2013; 7: 177. PMC3708735

Lima AA, Kvalsund MP, Souza PP, Figueiredo IL, Soares AM, Mota RM, Lima NL, Pinkerton RC, Patrick PP, Guerrant RL, Oria RB. Zinc, vitamin A, and glutamine supplementation in Brazilian shantytown children at risk for diarrhea results in sex-specific improvements in verbal learning. Clinics (Sao Paulo) 2013; 68(3): 351-8. PMC3611743

Dupnik KM, Cardoso FJ, De Macêdo AL, De Sousa IL, Leite RC, Jerônimo SM, Nobre ML. Intolerance to leprosy multi-drug therapy: more common in women? Lepr Rev 2013; 84(3): 209-18. PMID 2448115

Moura ML, Dupnik KM, Sampaio GA, Nóbrega PF, Jeronimo AK, do Nascimento-Filho JM, Miranda Dantas RL, Queiroz JW, Barbosa JD, Dias G, Jeronimo SM, Souza MC, Nobre ML. Active surveillance of Hansen’s Disease (leprosy): importance for case finding among extra-domiciliary contacts. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013; 7(3): e2093. PMC3597486

Burroughs Pena M. Meeting disparities where they reside: the geography of racial and ethnic health disaparities in cardiovascular health. Curr Cardiovasc Risk Rep 2013; 7: 364-7.

Sobowale K, Zhou AN, Van Voorhees BW, Stewart S, Tsang A, Ip P, Fabrizio C, Wong KL, Chim D. Adaptation of an internet-based depression prevention intervention for Chinese adolescents: from “CATCH-IT” to “grasp the opportunity”. Int J Adolesc Med Health 2013; 25(2): 127-37. PMID: 23612531

Lofgren S, Kalokhe A, Majmudar B, Mosunjac M, Osborn M. The fifth T: Women with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and a new mediastinal mass. Infect Dis Clin Pract 2013; 21(4): 253-4.

Franz L, Angold A, Copeland W, Costello EJ, Towe-Goodman N, Egger H. Preschool anxiety disorders in pediatric primary care: prevalence and comorbidity. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2013; 52(12): 1294-1303. PMC3896976

Deepmala D, Franz L, Aponte C, Agrawal M, Jiang W. Identification of provider characteristics influencing prescription of analgesics: a systematic literature review. Pain Pract 2013; 13(6): 504-13. PMID: 23157929

Jian L, Niu X, Xia Z, Samir P, Sumanasekera C, Mu Z, Jennings JL, Hoek KL, Allos T, Howard LM, Edwards KM, Weill PA, Link AJ. A novel algorithm for validating peptide identification from a shotgun proteomics search engine. J Proteome Res2013; 12(3): 1108-19. PMC3608465

Shah S, Prematta T, Adkinson NF, Ishmael FT. Hypersensitivity to polyethylene glycols. J Clin Pharmacol 2013; 53(3): 352-5. PMID: 23444288.

Sampson JN, Boca SM, Shu XO, Stolzenberg-Solomon RZ, Matthews CE, Hsing AW, Tan YT, Ji BT, Chow WH, Cai Q, Liu da K, Yang G, Xiang YB, Zheng W, Sinha R, Cross AJ, Moore SC. Metabolomics in epidemiology: sources of variability in metabolite measurements and implications. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2013; 22(4): 631-40. PMC3617076

Xu HL, Hsing AW, Vogtmann E, Chu LW, Cheng JR, Gao J, Tan YT, Wang BS, Shen MC, Gao YT. Variants in CCK and CCKAR genes to susceptibility to biliary tract cancers and stones: a population-based study in Shanghai, China. J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2013; 28(9): 1476-81. PMC3820582

Xu HL, Gao XR, Zhang W, Cheng JR, Tan YT, Zheng W, Shu XO, Xiang YB. Effects of polymorphisms in translesion DNA synthesis genes on lung cancer risk and prognosis in Chinese men. Cancer Epidemiol 2013; 37(6): 917-22. PMC3875838

Park PH, Holland DP, Wade A, Goswami ND, Bissette D, Stout JE. Public health costs for tuberculosis suspects in Wake County, North Carolina, United States. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2013; 17(6): 759-63. PMID: 23676158

Yang Y, Xie L, Zheng JL, Tan YT, Zhang W, Xiang YB. Incidence trends of urinary bladder and kidney cancers in urban Shanghai, 1973-2005. PLoS One 2013; 8(12): e82430. PMC3853415

Jia Z, Mao Y, Zhang F, Ruan Y, Ma Y, Li J, Guo W, Liu E, Dou Z, Zhao Y, Wang L, Li Q, Xie P, Tang H, Han J, Jin X, Xu J, Xiong R, Zhao D, Li P, Wang X, Wang L, Qing Q, Ding Z, Chen RY, Liu Z, Shao Y. Antiretroviral therapy to prevent HIV transmission in serodiscordant couples in China (2003-11): a national observational cohort study. Lancet 2013; 382(9899): 1195-203. PMID: 23206835

Zhu H, Napravnik S, Eron JJ, Cole SR, Ma Y, Wohl DA, Dou Z, Zhang Y, Liu Z, Zhao D, Yu L, Liu X, Cohen MS, Zhang F. Decreasing excess mortality of HIV-infected patients initiating antiretroviral therapy: comparison with mortality in general population in China, 2003-2009. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2013; 63(5): e150-7. PMC3752313



Rubach MP, Mukemba J, Florence S, John B, Crookston B, Lopansri BK, Yeo TW, Piera KA, Alder SC, Weinberg JB, Anstey NM, Granger DL, Mwaikambo ED. Plasma Plasmodium falciparum histidine-rich protein-2 concentrations are associated with malaria severity and mortality in Tanzanian children. PLoS One 2012; 7(5): e35985. PMC3346811

Kalokhe AS, Paranjape A, Bell CE, Cardenas GA, Kuper T, Metsch LR, del Rio C. Intimate partner violence among HIV-infected crack cocaine users. AIDS Patient Care STDS 2012; 26(4): 234-40. PMC3317393

Kalokhe AS, Jacob JT. Acute dyspnea after colonoscopy. Am J Med Sci 2012; 343(4): 327. PMC3276686

Wu QJ, Vogtmann E, Zhang W, Xie L, Yang WS, Tan YT, Gao J, Yiang YB. Cancer incidence among adolescents and young adults in urban Shanghai, 1973-2005. PLoS One 2012; 7(8): e42607. PMC3411830

Kalokhe AS, Shafiq M, Lee JC, Metchock B, Posey JE, Ray SM, Anderson A, Wang YF, Nguyen ML Discordance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis rifampin susceptibility. Emerg Infect Dis 2012; 18(3): 537-9. PMC3309586

Adekambi T, Ibegbu CC, Kalokhe AS, Yu T, Ray SM, Rengarajan J. Distinct effector memory CD4+ T cell signatures in latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection, BCG vaccination and clinically resolved tuberculosis. PLoS One 2012; 7(4): e36046. PMC3335801

Park PH, Magut C, Gardner A, O’yiengo DO, Kamle L, Langat BK, Buziba NG, Carter EJ. Increasing access to the MDR-TB surveillance programme through a collaborative model in western Kenya. Trop Med Int Health 2012; 17(3): 374-9. PMC3380550

Oyieng’o D, Park P, Gardner A, Kisang G, Diero L, Sitienei J, Carter J. Community-based treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: early experience and results from Western Kenya. Public Health Action 2012; 2(2): 38-42. PMC4536652

Goswami ND, Hecker EJ, Vickery C, Ahearn MA, Cox GM, Holland DP, Naggie S, Piedrahita C, Mosher A, Torres Y, Norton BL, Suchindran S, Park PH, Turner D, Stout JE. Geographic information system-based screening for TB, HIV, and syphilis (GIS-THIS): a cross-sectional study. PLoS One 2012; 7(10): e46029. PMC3462803