Kara Wools-Kaloustian

  • 2728 Citations
  • 28 h-Index
1993 …2019
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Publications 1993 2019

  • 2728 Citations
  • 28 h-Index
  • 115 Article
  • 3 Conference contribution
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
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Global Trends in CD4 Cell Count at the Start of Antiretroviral Therapy: Collaborative Study of Treatment Programs

The IeDEA and COHERE Cohort Collaborations, Mar 5 2018, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 66, 6, p. 893-903 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
Viruses
Therapeutics
Disease Progression
Early Diagnosis
4 Citations (Scopus)

Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)-plus: Next steps to enhance HAART in resource-limited areas?

Flanigan, T. P., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Harwell, J., Cu-Uvin, S., Kimaiyo, S. & Carter, E. J., Dec 1 2007, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 45, 11, p. 1499-1501 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Directly Observed Therapy
Anti-HIV Agents
Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
Patient Compliance
Health Care Costs
16 Citations (Scopus)

High prevalence of malaria parasitemia and anemia among hospitalized children in Rakai, Uganda

Kiggundu, V. L., O'Meara, W. P., Musoke, R., Nalugoda, F. K., Kigozi, G., Baghendaghe, E., Lutalo, T., Achienge, M. K., Reynolds, S. J., Makumbi, F., Serwadda, D., Gray, R. H. & Wools-Kaloustian, K., Dec 17 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 12, e82455.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospitalized Child
Uganda
Parasitemia
parasitemia
malaria
10 Citations (Scopus)

HIV drug resistance mutations in non-B subtypes after prolonged virological failure on NNRTI-based first-line regimens in sub-Saharan Africa

for the Europe Africa Research Network for Evaluation of Second-line Therapy (EARNEST)Trial Team, Jan 25 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rilpivirine
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
Africa South of the Sahara
etravirine
Drug Resistance
8 Citations (Scopus)
HIV
Confidence Intervals
Therapeutics
Guidelines
Central Africa
5 Citations (Scopus)

Human immunodeficiency virus and leprosy coinfection: Challenges in resource-limited setups

Kwobah, C. M., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Gitau, J. N. & Siika, A. M., 2012, In : Case Reports in Medicine. 2012, 698513.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leprosy
Coinfection
HIV
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Lopinavir
28 Citations (Scopus)

Immunodeficiency in children starting antiretroviral therapy in low-, middle-, and high-income countries

Koller, M., Patel, K., Chi, B. C., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Dicko, F., Chokephaibulkit, K., Chimbetete, C., Avila, D., Hazra, R., Ayaya, S., Leroy, V., Truong, H. K., Egger, M. & Davies, M. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 68, 1, p. 62-72 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Therapeutics
Health Priorities
Latin America
Africa South of the Sahara
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
38 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of integrated family planning and HIV care services on contraceptive use and pregnancy outcomes: A retrospective cohort study

Kosgei, R. J., Lubano, K. M., Shen, C., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Musick, B. S., Siika, A. M., Mabeya, H., Carter, E. J., Mwangi, A. & Kiarie, J., Dec 15 2011, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 58, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Family Planning Services
Pregnancy Outcome
Contraceptive Agents
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
2 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation and Operational Research: A Time-Motion Analysis of HIV Transmission Prevention Counseling and Antiretroviral Adherence Messages in Western Kenya

Were, M. C., Kessler, J., Shen, C., Sidle, J., Macharia, S., Lizcano, J., Siika, A., Wools-Kaloustian, K. & Kurth, A., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 69, 4, p. e135-e141

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
Counseling
HIV
Research
Therapeutics
11 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation of tuberculosis intensive case finding, isoniazid preventive therapy, and infection control ("Three I's") and HIV-tuberculosis service integration in lower income countries

International epidemiology Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) Collaboration, Apr 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 4, e0153243.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

isoniazid
Isoniazid
Infection Control
tuberculosis
disease control
1 Citation (Scopus)

Incidence of switching to second-line antiretroviral therapy and associated factors in children with HIV: an international cohort collaboration

The Collaborative Initiative for Paediatric HIV Education and Research (CIPHER) Global Cohort Collaboration, Feb 1 2019, In : The Lancet HIV. 6, 2, p. e105-e115

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Incidence
Protease Inhibitors
Pediatrics
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
10 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence of World Health Organization stage 3 and 4 events, tuberculosis and mortality in untreated, HIV-infected children enrolling in care before 1 year of age: An IeDEA (International epidemiologic databases to evaluate AIDS) East Africa regional analysis

Ciaranello, A., Lu, Z., Ayaya, S., Losina, E., Musick, B., Vreeman, R., Freedberg, K. A., Abrams, E. J., Dillabaugh, L., Doherty, K., Ssali, J., Yiannoutsos, C. & Wools-Kaloustian, K., 2014, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 33, 6, p. 623-629 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eastern Africa
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Tuberculosis
HIV
Databases
3 Citations (Scopus)

Increased prevalence of pregnancy and comparative risk of program attrition among individuals starting HIV treatment in East Africa

Holmes, C. B., Yiannoutsos, C., Elul, B., Bukusi, E., Ssali, J., Kambugu, A., Musick, B. S., Cohen, C., Williams, C., Diero, L., Padian, N. & Wools-Kaloustian, K., Jan 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 1, e0190828.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eastern Africa
pregnant women
HIV
pregnancy
Pregnant Women
efavirenz
Kenya
Body Mass Index
HIV
Weights and Measures
108 Citations (Scopus)

Influence du sexe de la personne sur la perte du suivi dans un vaste programme de traitement du VIH dans l'ouest du Kenya

Translated title of the contribution: Influence of gender on loss to follow-up in a large HIV treatment programme in western kenyaOchieng-Ooko, V., Ochieng, D., Sidle, J., Holdsworth, M., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Siika, A., Yiannoutsos, C., Owiti, M., Kimaiyo, S. & Braitstein, P., Sep 2010, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 88, 9, p. 681-688 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
Lost to Follow-Up
HIV
Incidence
Virus Diseases
25 Citations (Scopus)

Initial outcomes of an emergency department rapid HIV testing program in western Kenya

Waxman, M. J., Kimaiyo, S., Ongaro, N., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Flanigan, T. P. & Carter, E. J., Dec 1 2007, In : AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 21, 12, p. 981-986 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
Hospital Emergency Service
HIV
Aftercare
HIV-2
6 Citations (Scopus)

Late Presentation with HIV in Africa: Phenotypes, Risk, and Risk Stratification in the REALITY Trial

REALITY Trial Team, Mar 4 2018, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 66, p. S140-S146

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Viruses
Phenotype
Mortality
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
Weight Loss
8 Citations (Scopus)

Lopinavir plus nucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitors, lopinavir plus raltegravir, or lopinavir monotherapy for second-line treatment of HIV (EARNEST): 144-week follow-up results from a randomised controlled trial

Europe Africa Research Network for Evaluation of Second-line Therapy (EARNEST) Trial Team, Jan 1 2018, In : The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 18, 1, p. 47-57 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lopinavir
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Nucleosides
Randomized Controlled Trials

Mapping the medical outcomes study HIV health survey (MOS-HIV) to the EuroQoL 5 Dimension (EQ-5D-3 L) utility index

Shi, Y., Thompson, J., Walker, A. S., Paton, N. I., Cheung, Y. B., Agweng, E., Awio, P., Bakeinyaga, G., Isabirye, C., Kabuga, U., Kasuswa, S., Katuramu, M., Kityo, C., Kiweewa, F., Kyomugisha, H., Lutalo, E., Mugyenyi, P., Mulima, D., Musana, H., Musitwa, G. & 259 others, Musiime, V., Ndigendawan, M., Namata, H., Nkalubo, J., Labejja, P. O., Okello, P., Olal, P., Pimundu, G., Segonga, P., Ssali, F., Tamale, Z., Tumukunde, D., Namala, W., Byaruhanga, R., Kayiwa, J., Tukamushaba, J., Abunyang, S., Eram, D., Denis, O., Lwalanda, R., Mugarura, L., Namusanje, J., Nankya, I., Ndashimye, E., Nabulime, E., Mulima, D., Senfuma, O., Bihabwa, G., Buluma, E., Easterbrook, P., Elbireer, A., Kambugu, A., Kamya, D., Katwere, M., Kiggundu, R., Komujuni, C., Laker, E., Lubwama, E., Mambule, I., Matovu, J., Nakajubi, A., Nakku, J., Nalumenya, R., Namuyimbwa, L., Semitala, F., Wandera, B., Wanyama, J., Mugerwa, H., Lugemwa, A., Ninsiima, E., Ssenkindu, T., Mwebe, S., Atwine, L., William, H., Katemba, C., Abunyang, S., Acaku, M., Ssebutinde, P., Kitizo, H., Kukundakwe, J., Naluguza, M., Ssegawa, K., Nsibuka, F., Tuhirirwe, P., Fortunate, M., Acen, J., Achidri, J., Amone, A., Chamai, M., Ditai, J., Kemigisa, M., Kiconco, M., Matama, C., Mbanza, D., Nambaziira, F., Odoi, M. O., Rweyora, A., Tumwebaze, G., Kalanzi, H., Katabaazi, J., Kiyingi, A., Mbidde, M., Mugenyi, M., Mwebaze, R., Okong, P., Senoga, I., Abwola, M., Baliruno, D., Bwomezi, J., Kasede, A., Mudoola, M., Namisi, R., Ssennono, F., Tuhirwe, S., Abongomera, G., Amone, G., Abach, J., Aciro, I., Arach, B., Kidega, P., Omongin, J., Ocung, E., Odong, W., Philliam, A., Alima, H., Ahimbisibwe, B., Atuhaire, E., Atukunda, F., Bekusike, G., Bulegyeya, A., Kahatano, D., Kamukama, S., Kyoshabire, J., Nassali, A., Mbonye, A., Naturinda, T. M., Nshabohurira, A., Ntawiha, H., Rogers, A., Tibyasa, M., Kiirya, S., Atwongyeire, D., Nankya, A., Draleku, C., Nakiboneka, D., Odoch, D., Lakidi, L., Ruganda, R., Abiriga, R., Mulindwa, M., Balmoi, F., Kafuma, S., Moriku, E., Hakim, J., Reid, A., Chidziva, E., Musoro, G., Warambwa, C., Tinago, G., Mutsai, S., Phiri, M., Mudzingwa, S., Bafana, T., Masore, V., Moyo, C., Nhema, R., Chitongo, S., Heyderman, R., Kabanga, L., Kaunda, S., Kudzala, A., Lifa, L., Mallewa, J., Moore, M., Mtali, C., Musowa, G., Mwimaniwa, G., Sikwese, R., Van Oosterhout, J., Ziwoya, M., Chimbaka, H., Chitete, B., Kamanga, S., Makwakwa, T. K. E., Mbiya, R., Mlenga, M., Mphande, T., Mtika, C., Mushani, G., Ndhlovu, O., Ngonga, M., Nkhana, I., Nyirenda, R., Cheruiyot, P., Kwobah, C., Ekiru, W. L., Mokaya, M., Mudogo, A., Nzioka, A., Siika, A., Tanui, M., Wachira, S., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Alipalli, P., Chikatula, E., Kipaila, J., Kunda, I., Lakhi, S., Malama, J., Mufwambi, W., Mulenga, L., Mwaba, P., Mwamba, E., Mweemba, A., Namfukwe, M., Kerukadho, E., Ngwatu, B., Birungi, J., Paton, N., Boles, J., Burke, A., Castle, L., Ghuman, S., Kendall, L., Hoppe, A., Tebbs, S., Thomason, M., Thompson, J., Walker, S., Whittle, J., Wilkes, H., Young, N., Kapuya, C., Kyomuhendo, F., Kyakundi, D., Mkandawire, N., Mulambo, S., Senyonjo, S., Angus, B., Arenas-Pinto, A., Palfreeman, A., Post, F., Ishola, D., Arribas, J., Colebunders, R., Floridia, M., Giuliano, M., Mallon, P., Walsh, P., De Rosa, M., Rinaldi, E., Weller, I., Gilks, C., Hakim, J., Kangewende, A., Lakhi, S., Luyirika, E., Miiro, F., Mwamba, P., Mugyenyi, P., Ojoo, S., Paton, N., Phiri, S., Van Oosterhout, J., Siika, A., Walker, S., Wapakabulo, A., Peto, T., French, N., Matenga, J., Cloherty, G., Van Wyk, J., Norton, M., Lehrman, S., Lamba, P., Malik, K., Rooney, J., Snowden, W. & Villacian, J., May 10 2019, In : Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 17, 1, 83.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Health Surveys
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
HIV
Least-Squares Analysis
Viral Load
50 Citations (Scopus)

Monitoring and switching of first-line antiretroviral therapy in adult treatment cohorts in sub-Saharan Africa: Collaborative analysis

IeDEA southern Africa, east Africa, and west Africa, Jul 1 2015, In : The Lancet HIV. 2, 7, p. e271-e278

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Africa South of the Sahara
Viral Load
Therapeutics
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
2 Citations (Scopus)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Epidemiology
HIV
Databases
Confidence Intervals
29 Citations (Scopus)

Nucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitor cross-resistance and outcomes from second-line antiretroviral therapy in the public health approach: an observational analysis within the randomised, open-label, EARNEST trial

Paton, N. I., Kityo, C., Thompson, J., Nankya, I., Bagenda, L., Hoppe, A., Hakim, J., Kambugu, A., van Oosterhout, J. J., Kiconco, M., Bertagnolio, S., Easterbrook, P. J., Mugyenyi, P., Walker, A. S., Agweng, E., Awio, P., Bakeinyaga, G., Isabirye, C., Kabuga, U., Kasuswa, S. & 271 others, Katuramu, M., Kityo, C., Kiweewa, F., Kyomugisha, H., Lutalo, E., Mugyenyi, P., Mulima, D., Musana, H., Musitwa, G., Musiime, V., Ndigendawan, M., Namata, H., Nkalubo, J., Labejja, P. O., Okello, P., Olal, P., Pimundu, G., Segonga, P., Ssali, F., Tamale, Z., Tumukunde, D., Namala, W., Byaruhanga, R., Kayiwa, J., Tukamushaba, J., Abunyang, S., Eram, D., Denis, O., Lwalanda, R., Mugarura, L., Namusanje, J., Nankya, I., Ndashimye, E., Nabulime, E., Mulima, D., Senfuma, O., Bihabwa, G., Buluma, E., Easterbrook, P., Elbireer, A., Kambugu, A., Kamya, D., Katwere, M., Kiggundu, R., Komujuni, C., Laker, E., Lubwama, E., Mambule, I., Matovu, J., Nakajubi, A., Nakku, J., Nalumenya, R., Namuyimbwa, L., Semitala, F., Wandera, B., Wanyama, J., Mugerwa, H., Lugemwa, A., Ninsiima, E., Ssenkindu, T., Mwebe, S., Atwine, L., William, H., Katemba, C., Abunyang, S., Acaku, M., Ssebutinde, P., Kitizo, H., Kukundakwe, J., Naluguza, M., Ssegawa, K., Namayanja, Nsibuka, F., Tuhirirwe, P., Fortunate, M., Acen, J., Achidri, J., Amone, A., Chamai, M., Ditai, J., Kemigisa, M., Kiconco, M., Matama, C., Mbanza, D., Nambaziira, F., Odoi, M. O., Rweyora, A., Tumwebaze, G., Kalanzi, H., Katabaazi, J., Kiyingi, A., Mbidde, M., Mugenyi, M., Mwebaze, R., Okong, P., Senoga, I., Abwola, M., Baliruno, D., Bwomezi, J., Kasede, A., Mudoola, M., Namisi, R., Ssennono, F., Tuhirwe, S., Abongomera, G., Amone, G., Abach, J., Aciro, I., Arach, B., Kidega, P., Omongin, J., Ocung, E., Odong, W., Philliam, A., Alima, H., Ahimbisibwe, B., Atuhaire, E., Atukunda, F., Bekusike, G., Bulegyeya, A., Kahatano, D., Kamukama, S., Kyoshabire, J., Nassali, A., Mbonye, A., Naturinda, T. M., Ndukukire, Nshabohurira, A., Ntawiha, H., Rogers, A., Tibyasa, M., Kiirya, S., Atwongyeire, D., Nankya, A., Draleku, C., Nakiboneka, D., Odoch, D., Lakidi, L., Ruganda, R., Abiriga, R., Mulindwa, M., Balmoi, F., Kafuma, S., Moriku, E., Hakim, J., Reid, A., Chidziva, E., Musoro, G., Warambwa, C., Tinago, G., Mutsai, S., Phiri, M., Mudzingwa, S., Bafana, T., Masore, V., Moyo, C., Nhema, R., Chitongo, S., Heyderman, R., Kabanga, L., Kaunda, S., Kudzala, A., Lifa, L., Mallewa, J., Moore, M., Mtali, C., Musowa, G., Mwimaniwa, G., Sikwese, R., van Oosterhout, J., Ziwoya, M., Chimbaka, H., Chitete, B., Kamanga, S., Makwakwa, T. K. E., Mbiya, R., Mlenga, M., Mphande, T., Mtika, C., Mushani, G., Ndhlovu, O., Ngonga, M., Nkhana, I., Nyirenda, R., Cheruiyot, P., Kwobah, C., Ekiru, W. L., Mokaya, M., Mudogo, A., Nzioka, A., Siika, A., Tanui, M., Wachira, S., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Alipalli, P., Chikatula, E., Kipaila, J., Kunda, I., Lakhi, S., Malama, J., Mufwambi, W., Mulenga, L., Mwaba, P., Mwamba, E., Mweemba, A., Namfukwe, M., Kerukadho, E., Ngwatu, B., Birungi, J., Paton, N., Boles, J., Burke, A., Castle, L., Ghuman, S., Kendall, L., Hoppe, A., Tebbs, S., Thomason, M., Thompson, J., Walker, S., Whittle, J., Wilkes, H., Young, N., Spyer, M., Kapuya, C., Kyomuhendo, F., Kyakundi, D., Mkandawire, N., Mulambo, S., Senyonjo, S., Angus, B., Arenas-Pinto, A., Palfreeman, A., Post, F., Ishola, D., Arribas, J., Colebunders, R., Floridia, M., Giuliano, M., Mallon, P., Walsh, P., De Rosa, M., Rinaldi, E., Weller, I., Gilks, C., Hakim, J., Kangewende, A., Lakhi, S., Luyirika, E., Miiro, F., Mwamba, P., Mugyenyi, P., Ojoo, S., Paton, N., Phiri, S., van Oosterhout, J., Siika, A., Walker, S., Wapakabulo, A., Peto, T., French, N., Matenga, J., Cloherty, G., van Wyk, J., Norton, M., Lehrman, S., Lamba, P., Malik, K., Rooney, J., Snowden, W. & Villacian, J., Aug 1 2017, In : The Lancet HIV. 4, 8, p. e341-e348

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
Nucleosides
Public Health
Protease Inhibitors
Therapeutics
48 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes of antiretroviral therapy in children in Asia and Africa: A comparative analysis of the IeDEA pediatric multiregional collaboration

Leroy, V., Malateste, K., Rabie, H., Lumbiganon, P., Ayaya, S., Dicko, F., Davies, M. A., Kariminia, A., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Aka, E., Phiri, S., Aurpibul, L., Yiannoutsos, C., Signaté-Sy, H., Mofenson, L. & Dabis, F., Feb 1 2013, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 62, 2, p. 208-219 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Western Africa
Eastern Africa
Southern Africa
Pediatrics
HIV
44 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes of HIV-exposed children in Western Kenya: Efficacy of prevention of mother to child transmission in a resource-constrained setting

Nyandiko, W. M., Otieno-Nyunya, B., Musick, B., Bucher-Yiannoutsos, S., Akhaabi, P., Lane, K., Yiannoutsos, C. & Wools-Kaloustian, K., May 2010, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 54, 1, p. 42-50 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
Mothers
HIV
Feeding Methods
Nevirapine
89 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes of HIV-infected orphaned and non-orphaned children on antiretroviral therapy in Western Kenya

Nyandiko, W. M., Ayaya, S., Nabakwe, E., Tenge, C., Sidle, J., Yiannoutsos, C., Musick, B., Wools-Kaloustian, K. & Tierney, W. M., Dec 2006, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 43, 4, p. 418-425 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
HIV
Orphaned Children
Therapeutics
Mortality
7 Citations (Scopus)

Patient-reported factors associated with reengagement among HIV-infected patients disengaged from care in East Africa

Camlin, C. S., Neilands, T. B., Odeny, T. A., Lyamuya, R., Nakiwogga-Muwanga, A., Diero, L., Bwana, M., Braitstein, P., Somi, G., Kambugu, A., Bukusi, E. A., Glidden, D. V., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Wenger, M. & Geng, E. H., Jan 28 2016, In : AIDS. 30, 3, p. 495-502 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eastern Africa
Patient Care
HIV
Fatigue
Poverty
9 Citations (Scopus)

Perception of risk, sexual behaviour and STD/HIV prevalence in Western Kenya

Wools-Kaloustian, K., Menya, D., Muli, F., Heilman, D. & Jones, R., Dec 1998, In : East African Medical Journal. 75, 12, p. 679-683 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexual Behavior
HIV
Health
9 Citations (Scopus)

Pitfalls of practicing cancer epidemiology in resource-limited settings: The case of survival and loss to follow-up after a diagnosis of Kaposi's sarcoma in five countries across sub-Saharan Africa

Freeman, E., Semeere, A., Wenger, M., Bwana, M., Asirwa, F. C., Busakhala, N., Oga, E., Jedy-Agba, E., Kwaghe, V., Iregbu, K., Jaquet, A., Dabis, F., Yumo, H. A., Dusingize, J. C., Bangsberg, D., Anastos, K., Phiri, S., Bohlius, J., Egger, M., Yiannoutsos, C. & 2 others, Wools-Kaloustian, K. & Martin, J., Feb 6 2016, In : BMC Cancer. 16, 1, 65.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Africa South of the Sahara
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Epidemiology
Survival
Databases
8 Citations (Scopus)

Point-of-care CD4 testing to inform selection of antiretroviral medications in South African antenatal clinics: A cost-effectiveness analysis

Ciaranello, A. L., Myer, L., Kelly, K., Christensen, S., Daskilewicz, K., Doherty, K., Bekker, L. G., Hou, T., Wood, R., Francke, J. A., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Freedberg, K. A. & Walensky, R. P., Mar 1 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 3, 0117751.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Point-of-Care Systems
cost effectiveness
Cost effectiveness
Pediatrics
drug therapy
2 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of suboptimal CD4 response among women achieving virologic suppression in a randomized antiretroviral treatment trial, Africa

Asmelash, A., Zheng, Y., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Shaffer, D., Sawe, F., Ogwu, A., Salata, R., Currier, J., Hughes, M. D. & Lockman, S., Jun 17 2014, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 14, 1, 331.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

CD4 Lymphocyte Count
HIV-1
Tenofovir
Therapeutics
RNA
9 Citations (Scopus)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Kidney
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
Mortality
72 Citations (Scopus)

Renal disease in an antiretroviral-naïve HIV-infected outpatient population in Western Kenya

Wools-Kaloustian, K., Gupta, S., Muloma, E., Owino-Ong'or, W., Sidle, J., Aubrey, R. W., Shen, J., Kipruto, K., Zwickl, B. E. & Goldman, M., Aug 2007, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 22, 8, p. 2208-2212 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
Outpatients
HIV
Renal Insufficiency
Kidney
49 Citations (Scopus)

Retention in care and patient-reported reasons for undocumented transfer or stopping care among HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy in Eastern Africa: Application of a sampling-based approach

Geng, E. H., Odeny, T. A., Lyamuya, R., Nakiwogga-Muwanga, A., Diero, L., Bwana, M., Braitstein, P., Somi, G., Kambugu, A., Bukusi, E., Wenger, M., Neilands, T. B., Glidden, D. V., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Yiannoutsos, C. & Martin, J., Apr 1 2016, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 62, 7, p. 935-944 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eastern Africa
Patient Care
HIV
Lost to Follow-Up
Uganda
37 Citations (Scopus)

Retention of HIV-infected and HIV-exposed children in a comprehensive HIV clinical care programme in Western Kenya

Braitstein, P., Katshcke, A., Shen, C., Sang, E., Nyandiko, W., Ochieng, V. O., Vreeman, R., Yiannoutsos, C., Wools-Kaloustian, K. & Ayaya, S., Jul 2010, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 15, 7, p. 833-841 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
HIV
Incidence
United States Agency for International Development
Weights and Measures
2 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for death in HIV-infected adult African patients receiving anti-retroviral therapy.

Siika, A. M., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Mwangi, A. W., Kimaiyo, S. N., Diero, L. O., Ayuo, P. O., Owino-Ong'or, W. D., Sidle, J., Einterz, R., Yiannoutsos, C., Musick, B. & Tierney, W. M., Nov 2010, In : East African Medical Journal. 87, 11, p. 443-451 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
United States Agency for International Development
Kenya
Ambulatory Care
Case-Control Studies
66 Citations (Scopus)

Sampling-based approaches to improve estimation of mortality among patient dropouts: Experience from a large PEPFAR-funded program in Western Kenya

Yiannoutsos, C., An, M. W., Frangakis, C. E., Musick, B. S., Braitstein, P., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Ochieng, D., Martin, J. N., Bacon, M. C., Ochieng, V. & Kimaiyo, S., Dec 2 2008, In : PLoS One. 3, 12, e3843.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dropouts
Patient Dropouts
Kenya
Sampling
Mortality
4 Citations (Scopus)

Sex-based differences in antiretroviral therapy initiation, switching and treatment interruptions: global overview from the International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA)

Giles, M. L., Achhra, A. C., Abraham, A. G., Haas, A. D., Gill, M. J., Lee, M. P., Luque, M., McGowan, C., Cornell, M., Braitstein, P., de Rekeneire, N., Becquet, R., Wools-Kaloustian, K. & Law, M., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 21, 6, e25149.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Southern Africa
Sex Characteristics
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Databases
North America
2 Citations (Scopus)

Short-term rationing of combination antiretroviral therapy: Impact on morbidity, mortality, and loss to follow-up in a large HIV treatment program in Western Kenya

Bell, A. J., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Kimaiyo, S., Liu, H., Katschke, A., Shen, C., Simiyu, G., Musick, B. S., Sidle, J., Siika, A. & Braitstein, P., 2012, In : AIDS Research and Treatment. 2012, 814564.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
HIV
Morbidity
Mortality
Proportional Hazards Models
17 Citations (Scopus)

Short-term risk of anaemia following initiation of combination antiretroviral treatment in HIV-infected patients in countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Asia-Pacific, and central and South America

Zhou, J., Jaquet, A., Bissagnene, E., Musick, B., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Maxwell, N., Boulle, A., Wehbe, F., Masys, D., Iriondo-Perez, J., Hemingway-Foday, J. & Law, M., 2012, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 15, 1, 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Central America
South America
Africa South of the Sahara
Anemia
HIV
7 Citations (Scopus)

Stakeholders perception of HIV sero-discordant couples in Western Kenya

Were, E., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Baliddawa, J., Ayuo, P. O., Sidle, J. & Fife, K., Jul 2008, In : East African Medical Journal. 85, 7, p. 326-333 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
HIV
Interviews
Counseling
Safe Sex
145 Citations (Scopus)
Trichomonas vaginalis
Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Chlamydia trachomatis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Infection
14 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainability of first-line antiretroviral regimens: Findings from a large HIV treatment program in Western Kenya

Braitstein, P., Ayuo, P., Mwangi, A., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Musick, B., Siika, A. & Kimaiyo, S., Feb 2010, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 53, 2, p. 254-259 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
HIV
Confidence Intervals
Therapeutics
Zidovudine
3 Citations (Scopus)

Targeted Spontaneous Reporting: Assessing Opportunities to Conduct Routine Pharmacovigilance for Antiretroviral Treatment on an International Scale

Rachlis, B., Karwa, R., Chema, C., Pastakia, S., Olsson, S., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Jakait, B., Maina, M., Yotebieng, M., Kumarasamy, N., Freeman, A., de Rekeneire, N., Duda, S. N., Davies, M. A. & Braitstein, P., Jun 9 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Drug Safety. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmacovigilance
Databases
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
HIV
11 Citations (Scopus)

Task Shifting and Skin Punch for the Histologic Diagnosis of Kaposi's Sarcoma in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Public Health Solution to a Public Health Problem

Laker-Oketta, M. O., Wenger, M., Semeere, A., Castelnuovo, B., Kambugu, A., Lukande, R., Asirwa, F. C., Busakhala, N., Buziba, N., Diero, L., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Strother, R. M., Bwana, M., Muyindike, W., Amerson, E., Mbidde, E., Maurer, T. & Martin, J., Jul 22 2015, In : Oncology. 89, 1, p. 60-65 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Africa South of the Sahara
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Public Health
Biopsy
Skin
1 Citation (Scopus)

Task shifting in HIV clinics, Western Kenya.

Kosgei, R. J., Wools-Kaloustian, K. K., Braitstein, P., Sidle, J. E., Sang, E., Gitau, J. N., Sitienei, J. J., Owino, R., Mamlin, J. J., Kimaiyo, S. N. & Siika, A. M., Jul 2010, In : East African Medical Journal. 87, 7, p. 299-303 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
HIV
United States Agency for International Development
Nurses
Delivery of Health Care
141 Citations (Scopus)

Task-shifting of antiretroviral delivery from health care workers to persons living with HIV/AIDS: Clinical outcomes of a community-based program in Kenya

Selke, H. M., Kimaiyo, S., Sidle, J., Vedanthan, R., Tierney, W. M., Shen, C., Denski, C. D., Katschke, A. R. & Wools-Kaloustian, K., Dec 1 2010, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 55, 4, p. 483-490 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Ambulatory Care
Delivery of Health Care

Temporal trends in co-trimoxazole use among children on antiretroviral therapy and the impact of co-trimoxazole on mortality rates in children without severe immunodeficiency

Boettiger, D. C., Law, M. G., Sohn, A. H., Davies, M. A., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Leroy, V., Yotebieng, M., Vinikoor, M., Vreeman, R., Amorissani-Folquet, M., Edmonds, A., Fatti, G., Batte, J., Renner, L., Adedimeji, A. & Kariminia, A., Mar 20 2019, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 8, 5, p. 450-460 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Sulfamethoxazole Drug Combination Trimethoprim
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio
Therapeutics
3 Citations (Scopus)

The causal effect of tracing by peer health workers on return to clinic among patients who were lost to follow-up from antiretroviral therapy in Eastern Africa: A “natural experiment” arising from surveillance of lost patients

East Africa International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS (EA-IeDEA) Consortium, 2017, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 64, 11, p. 1547-1554 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eastern Africa
Lost to Follow-Up
Health
Confidence Intervals
Therapeutics
40 Citations (Scopus)

The clinical burden of tuberculosis among human immunodeficiency virus-infected children in Western Kenya and the impact of combination antiretroviral treatment

Braitstein, P., Nyandiko, W., Vreeman, R., Wools-Kaloustian, K., Sang, E., Musick, B., Sidle, J., Yiannoutsos, C., Ayaya, S. & Jane, C., Jul 2009, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 28, 7, p. 626-632 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenya
Tuberculosis
HIV
Therapeutics
United States Agency for International Development