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2020

Assessment of antimicrobial use and prescribing practices among pediatric inpatients in Zimbabwe

Olaru, Ioana D; Meierkord, Anne; Godman, Brian; Ngwenya, Crispen; Fitzgerald, Felicity; Dondo, Vongai; Ferrand, Rashida A; Kranzer, Katharina; (2020) . Journal of chemotherapy (Florence, Italy). pp. 1-4. ISSN 1120-009X DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/1120009X.2020.1734719 

Performance of metabonomic serum analysis for diagnostics in paediatric tuberculosis

Andreas NJ*; Basu Roy R*, Gomez-Romero M, Horneffer-van der Sluis, V, Lewis MR, Camuzeaux SSM, Jiménez, B, Posma JM, Tientcheu L, Egere, U, Sillah A, Togun T, Holmes E, Kampmann B. Scientific Reports (in press) (*joint 1st author)

Chronic lung disease in children and adolescents with HIV: a case-control study

McHugh, Grace; Rehman, Andrea M; Simms, Victoria; Gonzalez-Martinez, Carmen; Bandason, Tsitsi; Dauya, Ethel; Moyo, Brewster; Mujuru, Hilda; Rylance, Jamie; Sovershaeva, Evgeniya; Weiss, Helen A; Kranzer, Katharina; Odland, Jon; Ferrand, Rashida A; BREATHE Clinical Trial Team; (2020) . Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH. ISSN 1360-2276 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13375

Performance of immune-based and microbiological tests in children with TB meningitis in Europe – a multi-center ptbnet study

Basu Roy R*, Thee S*, Blázquez-Gamero D, Falcon Lola, Neth O, Noguera A, Lillo C, Galli L, Venturini E, Buonsenso D, Goetzinger F, Martinez-Alier N, Velizarova S, Brinkmann F, Welch S, Tsolia M, Santiago-Garcia B, Krüger R, Tebruegge M

Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex Lineage 3 as Causative Agent of Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Eastern Sudan1

Shuaib, Yassir A; Khalil, Eltahir AG; Wieler, Lothar H; Schaible, Ulrich E; Bakheit, Mohammed A; Mohamed-Noor, Saad E; Abdalla, Mohamed A; Kerubo, Glennah; Andres, Sönke; Hillemann, Doris; Richter, Elvira; Kranzer, Katharina; Niemann, Stefan; Merker, Matthias; (2020)  Emerg Infect Dis, 26 (3). pp. 427-436. ISSN 1080-6040 DOI: https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2603.191145

Phylogenomic Perspective on a Unique Mycobacterium bovis Clade Dominating Bovine Tuberculosis Infections among Cattle and Buffalos in Northern Brazil

Conceição, Marília Lima da; Conceição, Emilyn Costa; Furlaneto, Ismari Perini; Silva, Sandro Patroca da; Guimarães, Arthur Emil Dos Santos; Gomes, Pedro; Boschiroli, María Laura; Michelet, Lorraine; Kohl, Thomas Andreas; Kranzer, Katharina; Francez, Loreno da Costa; Lima, Luana Nepomuceno Gondim Costa; Portugal, Isabel; Perdigão, João; Lima, Karla Valéria Batista; (2020) Scientific reports, 10 (1). 1747-. ISSN 2045-2322 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-58398-5

Post-tuberculosis mortality and morbidity: valuing the hidden epidemic

Quaife, Matthew; Houben, Rein MGJ; Allwood, Brian; Cohen, Ted; Coussens, Anna K; Harries, Anthony D; van Kampen, Sanne; Marx, Florian M; Sweeney, Sedona; Wallis, Robert S; +1 more... (2020) The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. ISSN 2213-2600 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(20)30039-4

Costing guidelines for tuberculosis interventions

Cunnama, Lucy; Garcia Baena, Ines; Gomez, Gabriela; Laurence, Yoko; Levin, Carol; Siapka, Mariana; Sweeney, Sedona; Vassall, Anna; Sinanovic, Edina; (2020) World Health Organization. https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/3

Examining Approaches to Estimate the Prevalence of Catastrophic Costs Due To Tuberculosis from Small-Scale Studies in South Africa 

Sweeney, Sedona; Vassall, Anna; Guinness, Lorna; Siapka, Mariana; Chimbindi, Natsayi; Mudzengi, Don; Gomez, Gabriela B; (2020)PharmacoEconomics. ISSN 1170-7690 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s40273-020-00898-3 

Clinical Development of New TB Vaccines: Recent Advances and Next Steps

Hatherill, Mark; White, Richard G; Hawn, Thomas R; (2020)  Frontiers in Microbiology, 10. 3154-. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2019.03154

Implementation science to improve the quality of tuberculosis diagnostic services in Uganda

Cattamanchi, Adithya; Berger, Christopher A; Shete, Priya B; Turyahabwe, Stavia; Joloba, Moses; Moore, David Aj; Davis, Lucian J; Katamba, Achilles; (2020) Journal of clinical tuberculosis and other mycobacterial diseases, 18. 100136-. ISSN 2405-5794 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jctube.2019.100136

 

2019

Tuberculosis susceptibility and protection in children

R Basu Roy, E Whittaker, JA Seddon, B Kampmann. Lancet Infectious Diseases. 19(3):e96-e108. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30157-9

An auto-luminescent fluorescent BCG whole blood assay to enable evaluation of paediatric mycobacterial responses using minimal blood volumes

R Basu Roy, B Sambou, I Uhía, S Roetynck, BD Robertson, B Kampmann. Frontiers in Pediatrics. doi: 10.3389/fped.2019.00151

Drug-susceptibility testing for bedaquiline and delamanid

Köser, Claudio U; Maurer, Florian P; Kranzer, Katharina; (2019) 'Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it': INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 80S. S32-S35. ISSN 1201-9712 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2019.02.027

New World Health Organization Treatment Recommendations for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis: Are We Well Enough Prepared?

Kranzer, Katharina; Kalsdorf, Barbara; Heyckendorf, Jan; Andres, Sönke; Merker, Matthias; Hofmann-Thiel, Sabine; Bloemberg, Guido V; Hoffmann, Harald; Niemann, Stefan; Lange, Christoph; +1 more... (2019) American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine, 200 (4). pp. 514-515. ISSN 1073-449X DOI: https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201902-0260LE

Introduction of quality management in a National Reference Laboratory in Germany

Homolka, Susanne; Zallet, Julia; Albert, Heidi; Witt, Anne-Kathrin; Kranzer, Katharina; (2019) PloS one, 14 (10). e0222925-. ISSN 1932-6203 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0222925

Random glucose sampling as screening tool for diabetes among disadvantaged tuberculosis patients residing in urban slums in India

Gröschel, Matthias I; Luz, Christian F; Batra, Sonali; Ahuja, Sandeep; Batra, Shelly; Kranzer, Katharina; van der Werf, Tjip S; (2019) ERJ open research, 5 (1). 00025-2019-. ISSN 2312-0541 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00025-2019

Population structure of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Central Asia 

Engström, Anna; Antonenka, Uladzimir; Kadyrov, Abdylat; Kalmambetova, Gulmira; Kranzer, Katharina; Merker, Matthias; Kabirov, Olim; Parpieva, Nargiza; Rajabov, Asliddin; Sahalchyk, Evgeni; +3 more... (2019) BMC infectious diseases, 19 (1). 908-. ISSN 1471-2334 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-019-4480-7

Evaluating the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of health facility-based and community-based index-linked HIV testing strategies for children: protocol for the B-GAP study in Zimbabwe

Dziva Chikwari, Chido; Simms, Victoria; Dringus, Stefanie; Kranzer, Katharina; Bandason, Tsitsi; Vasantharoopan, Arthi; Chikodzore, Rudo; Sibanda, Edwin; Mutseta, Miriam; Webb, Karen; +6 more... (2019) BMJ Open, 9 (7). e029428-. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029428

A Diagnostic Algorithm To Investigate Pyrazinamide and Ethambutol Resistance in Rifampin-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Isolates in a Low-Incidence Setting

Andres, Söenke; Gröschel, Matthias I; Hillemann, Doris; Merker, Matthias; Niemann, Stefan; Kranzer, Katharina; (2019) ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, 63 (2). ISSN 0066-4804 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01798-18

Improving the estimation of patient costs due to TB. PhD (research paper style) thesis

Sweeney, S; (2019), London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. DOI: https://doi.org/10.17037/PUBS.04653630

Examining Approaches to Estimate the Prevalence of Catastrophic Costs Due To Tuberculosis from Small-Scale Studies in South Africa.

Sweeney, Sedona; Vassall, Anna; Guinness, Lorna; Siapka, Mariana; Chimbindi, Natsayi; Mudzengi, Don; Gomez, Gabriela B; (2020) EPharmacoEconomics. ISSN 1170-7690 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s40273-020-00898-3

Application of provincial data in mathematical modelling to inform sub-national tuberculosis program decision-making in South Africa

Hippner, Piotr; Sumner, Tom; Houben, Rein Mgj; Cardenas, Vicky; Vassall, Anna; Bozzani, Fiammetta; Mudzengi, Don; Mvusi, Lindiwe; Churchyard, Gavin; White, Richard G; (2019) PloS one, 14 (1). e0209320-. ISSN 1932-6203 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0209320

TB Fast Track: a study to evaluate the effect of a point-of-care TB test-and-treat algorithm on early mortality in people with HIV accessing ART, a trial with randomisation at clinic level

Fielding, K; Charalambous, S; Hoffmann, CJ; Johnson, S; Tlali, M; Dorman, SE; Vassall, A; Churchyard, GJ; Grant, AD; (2019)  London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. DOI: https://doi.org/10.17037/PUBS.04653158 

Developing the Global Health Cost Consortium Unit Cost Study Repository for HIV and TB: methodology and lessons learned

DeCormier Plosky, Willyanne; Bollinger, Lori A; Alexander, Lily; Cameron, Drew B; Carroll, Lauren N; Cunnama, Lucy; Gomez, Gabriela B; Levin, Carol; Marseille, Elliot; Mustafa Diab, Mohamed; Siapka, Mariana; Sinanovic, Edina; Vassall, Anna; Kahn, James G; (2019) African journal of AIDS research, 18 (4). pp. 263-276. ISSN 1608-5906 DOI: https://doi.org/10.2989/16085906.2019.1680398

The way forward for tuberculosis vaccines.

White, Richard G; Hanekom, Willem A; Vekemans, Johan; Harris, Rebecca C; (2019) Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 7 (3). pp. 204-206. ISSN 2213-2600 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(19)30040-2

Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission in an ethnically-diverse high incidence region in England, 2007-11

Vynnycky, Emilia; Keen, Adrienne R; Evans, Jason T; Khanom, Shaina; Hawkey, Peter M; White, Richard G; Abubakar, Ibrahim; (2019)  BMC infectious diseases, 19 (1). 26-. ISSN 1471-2334 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-018-3585-8

Potential population level impact on tuberculosis incidence of using an mRNA expression signature correlate-of-risk test to target tuberculosis preventive therapy

Sumner, Tom; Scriba, Thomas J; Penn-Nicholson, Adam; Hatherill, Mark; White, Richard G; (2019)  Scientific Reports, 9 (1). 11126-. ISSN 2045-2322 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-47645-z

Estimating the Impact of Tuberculosis Case Detection in Constrained Health Systems: An Example of Case-Finding in South Africa

Sumner, Thomas; Bozzani, Fiammetta; Mudzengi, Don; Hippner, Piotr; Houben, Rein M; Cardenas, Vicky; Vassall, Anna; White, Richard G; (2019)  American Journal of Epidemiology, 188 (6). pp. 1155-1164. ISSN 0002-9262 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwz038

Potential effect of age of BCG vaccination on global paediatric tuberculosis mortality: a modelling study

Roy, Partho; Vekemans, Johan; Clark, Andrew; Sanderson, Colin; Harris, Rebecca C; White, Richard G; (2019)  The Lancet Global Health, 7 (12). e1655-e1663. ISSN 2214-109X DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(19)30444-9

Improving the quality of modelling evidence used for tuberculosis policy evaluation

Menzies, NA; McQuaid, CF; Gomez, GB; Siroka, A; Glaziou, P; Floyd, K; White, RG; Houben, RMGJ; (2019)  The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease, 23 (4). pp. 387-395. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.18.0660

Tuberculosis from transmission in clinics in high HIV settings may be far higher than contact data suggest

McCreesh, Nicky; Grant, Alison D; Yates, Tom A; Karat, Aaron S; White, Richard G; (2019) International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. ISSN 1027-3719 https://researchonline.lshtm.ac.uk/id/eprint/4654387

Spotting the old foe-revisiting the case definition for TB

Houben, Rein MGJ; Esmail, Hanif; Emery, Jon C; Joslyn, Louis R; McQuaid, C Finn; Menzies, Nicolas A; Sanz, Joaquín; Shrestha, Sourya; White, Richard G; Yang, Chongguang; +1 more... (2019) Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 7 (3). pp. 199-201. ISSN 2213-2600 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(19)30038-4

Application of provincial data in mathematical modelling to inform sub-national tuberculosis program decision-making in South Africa

Hippner, Piotr; Sumner, Tom; Houben, Rein Mgj; Cardenas, Vicky; Vassall, Anna; Bozzani, Fiammetta; Mudzengi, Don; Mvusi, Lindiwe; Churchyard, Gavin; White, Richard G; (2019) . PloS one, 14 (1). e0209320-. ISSN 1932-6203 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0209320

Age-targeted tuberculosis vaccination in China and implications for vaccine development: a modelling study

Harris, Rebecca C; Sumner, Tom; Knight, Gwenan M; Evans, Tom; Cardenas, Vicky; Chen, Chen; White, Richard G; (2019) The Lancet Global Health, 7 (2). e209-e218. ISSN 2214-109X DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30452-2

What can motivate Lady Health Workers in Pakistan to engage more actively in tuberculosis case-finding?

Khan, Mishal S; Mehboob, Nelofar; Rahman-Shepherd, Afifah; Naureen, Farah; Rashid, Aamna; Buzdar, Naveed; Ishaq, Muhammad; (2019) BMC public health, 19 (1). 999-. ISSN 1471-2458 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-7326-8

The importance of adherence in tuberculosis treatment clinical trials and its relevance in explanatory and pragmatic trials

Vernon, Andrew; Fielding, Katherine; Savic, Rada; Dodd, Lori; Nahid, Payam; (2019) PLOS Medicine, 16 (12). e1002884-e1002884-. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002884

Temporal Factors and Missed Doses of Tuberculosis Treatment: A Causal Associations Approach to Analyses of Digital Adherence Data

Stagg, Helen R; Lewis, James J; Liu, Xiaoqiu; Huan, Shitong; Jiang, Shiwen; Chin, Daniel P; Fielding, Katherine L; (2019) Annals of the American Thoracic Society. ISSN 2329-6933 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201905-394OC

Cost-effectiveness of urine-based tuberculosis screening in hospitalised patients with HIV in Africa: a microsimulation modelling study

Reddy, Krishna P; Gupta-Wright, Ankur; Fielding, Katherine L; Costantini, Sydney; Zheng, Amy; Corbett, Elizabeth L; Yu, Liyang; van Oosterhout, Joep J; Resch, Stephen C; Wilson, Douglas P; +7 more... (2019) The Lancet Global Health, 7 (2). e200-e208. ISSN 2214-109X DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30436-4

Patient costs incurred by people living with HIV/AIDS prior to ART initiation in primary healthcare facilities in Gauteng, South Africa

Pillai, Natasha; Foster, Nicola; Hanifa, Yasmeen; Ndlovu, Nontobeko; Fielding, Katherine; Churchyard, Gavin; Chihota, Violet; Grant, Alison D; Vassall, Anna; (2019) PloS one, 14 (2). e0210622-. ISSN 1932-6203 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0210622

Lessons learnt conducting minimally invasive autopsies in private mortuaries as part of HIV and tuberculosis research in South Africa

Karat, AS; Omar, T; Tlali, M; Charalambous, S; Chihota, VN; Churchyard, GJ; Fielding, KL; Martinson, NA; McCarthy, KM; Grant, AD; (2019)Public Health Action, 9 (4). pp. 186-190. ISSN 2220-8372 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/pha.19.0032

What causes symptoms suggestive of tuberculosis in HIV-positive people with negative initial investigations?

Hanifa, Y; Toro Silva, S; Karstaedt, A; Sahid, F; Charalambous, S; Chihota, VN; Churchyard, GJ; von Gottberg, A; McCarthy, K; Nicol, MP; +4 more... (2019) INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE, 23 (2). pp. 157-165. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.18.0251

Tuberculosis in hospitalised patients with HIV: clinical characteristics, mortality, and implications from the STAMP trial

Gupta-Wright, Ankur; Fielding, Katherine; Wilson, Douglas; van Oosterhout, Joep J; Grint, Daniel; Mwandumba, Henry C; Alufandika-Moyo, Melanie; Peters, Jurgens A; Chiume, Lingstone; Lawn, Stephen D; +1 more... (2019) Clinical infectious diseases. ISSN 1058-4838 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz1133

Risk score for predicting mortality including urine lipoarabinomannan detection in hospital inpatients with HIV-associated tuberculosis in sub-Saharan Africa: Derivation and external validation cohort study.

Gupta-Wright, Ankur; Corbett, Elizabeth L; Wilson, Douglas; van Oosterhout, Joep J; Dheda, Keertan; Huerga, Helena; Peter, Jonny; Bonnet, Maryline; Alufandika-Moyo, Melanie; Grint, Daniel; +2 more... (2019)  PLoS medicine, 16 (4). e1002776-. ISSN 1549-1277 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002776

Algorithm-guided empirical tuberculosis treatment for people with advanced HIV (TB Fast Track): an open-label, cluster-randomised trial

Grant, Alison D; Charalambous, Salome; Tlali, Mpho; Karat, Aaron S; Dorman, Susan E; Hoffmann, Christopher J; Johnson, Suzanne; Vassall, Anna; Churchyard, Gavin J; Fielding, Katherine L; (2019) . The Lancet HIV, 7 (1). e27-e37. ISSN 2352-3018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2352-3018(19)30266-8

B Fast Track: a study to evaluate the effect of a point-of-care TB test-and-treat algorithm on early mortality in people with HIV accessing ART, a trial with randomisation at clinic level.

Fielding, K; Charalambous, S; Hoffmann, CJ; Johnson, S; Tlali, M; Dorman, SE; Vassall, A; Churchyard, GJ; Grant, AD; (2019) T London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. DOI: https://doi.org/10.17037/PUBS.04653158

Quality of care for patients evaluated for tuberculosis in the context of Xpert MTB/RIF scale-up

Farr, Katherine; Nalugwa, Talemwa; Ojok, Christopher; Nantale, Mariam; Nabwire, Sarah; Oyuku, Denis; Shete, Priya B; Han, Alvina H; Fielding, Katherine; Joloba, Moses; +6 more... (2019) Journal of Clinical Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases, 15. 100099-100099-. ISSN 2405-5794 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jctube.2019.100099

Effect of Xpert MTB/RIF on clinical outcomes in routine care settings: individual patient data meta-analysis

Di Tanna, Gian Luca; Khaki, Ali Raza; Theron, Grant; McCarthy, Kerrigan; Cox, Helen; Mupfumi, Lucy; Trajman, Anete; Zijenah, Lynn Sodai; Mason, Peter; Bandason, Tsitsi; +14 more... (2019) LANCET GLOBAL HEALTH, 7 (2). e191-e199. ISSN 2214-109X DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30458-3

Diabetes Mellitus Among Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients From 4 Tuberculosis-endemic Countries: The TANDEM Study

Ugarte-Gil, Cesar; Alisjahbana, Bachti; Ronacher, Katharina; Riza, Anca Lelia; Koesoemadinata, Raspati C; Malherbe, Stephanus T; Cioboata, Ramona; Llontop, Juan Carlos; Kleynhans, Leanie; Lopez, Sonia; +13 more... (2019) Clinical infectious diseases, 70 (5). pp. 780-788. ISSN 1058-4838 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz284

Diabetes is associated with genotypically drug-resistant tuberculosis

Ruesen, Carolien; Chaidir, Lidya; Ugarte-Gil, Cesar; van Ingen, Jakko; Critchley, Julia A; Hill, Philip C; Ruslami, Rovina; Santoso, Prayudi; Huynen, Martijn A; Dockrell, Hazel M; Moore, David AJ; Alisjahbana, Bachti; van Crevel, Reinout; (2019)  The European respiratory journal, 55 (3). p. 1901891. ISSN 0903-1936 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01891-2019

Vulnerable populations and the right to health: lessons from the Peruvian Amazon around tuberculosis control

Gianella, Camila; Pesantes, M Amalia; Ugarte-Gil, Cesar; Moore, David AJ; Lema, Claudia; (2019) INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR EQUITY IN HEALTH, 18 (1). 28-. ISSN 1475-9276 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12939-019-0928-z

Quality of care for patients evaluated for tuberculosis in the context of Xpert MTB/RIF scale-up

Farr, Katherine; Nalugwa, Talemwa; Ojok, Christopher; Nantale, Mariam; Nabwire, Sarah; Oyuku, Denis; Shete, Priya B; Han, Alvina H; Fielding, Katherine; Joloba, Moses; Mugabe, Frank; Dowdy, David W; Moore, DAJ; Davis, J Lucian; Katamba, Achilles; Cattamanchi, Adithya; (2019) Journal of Clinical Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jctube.2019.100099

Linezolid for drug-susceptible tuberculosis

Ahmed, Saiam; Moore, David Aj; Nimmo, Camus; Nunn, Andrew J; Yates, Tom A; North London TB Journal Club; (2019) LANCET INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 19 (4). 357-. ISSN 1473-3099 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(19)30110-0

 

 

2018

Evaluating UK national guidance for screening of children for TB: a prospective multi-centre study

B Kampmann, JA Seddon, J Paton, Z Nademi, D Keane, B Williams, A Williams, S Liebeschutz, A Riddell, I Bernatoniene, S Patel, N Martinez, P McMaster, R Basu Roy, SB Welch. Am J of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 197(8):1058-1064

Evidence-informed policy making at country level: lessons learned from the South African Tuberculosis Think Tank.

White, RG; Charalambous, S; Cardenas, V; Hippner, P; Sumner, T; Bozzani, F; Mudzengi, D; Houben, RMGJ; Collier, D; Kimerling, ME; +3 more... (2018)  The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease, 22 (6). pp. 606-613. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.17.0485

An explanation for the low proportion of tuberculosis that results from transmission between household and known social contacts

McCreesh, Nicky; White, Richard G; (2018) Scientific reports, 8 (1). 5382-. ISSN 2045-2322 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-23797-2

Investigating the impact of TB case-detection strategies and the consequences of false positive diagnosis through mathematical modelling

Lalli, Marek; Hamilton, Matthew; Pretorius, Carel; Pedrazzoli, Debora; White, Richard G; Houben, Rein MGJ; (2018) BMC infectious diseases, 18 (1). 340-. ISSN 1471-2334 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-018-3239-x

Systematic neglect of men as a key population in tuberculosis

Horton, Katherine; White, Richard; Houben, Rein; (2018) Tuberculosis. ISSN 1472-9792 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tube.2018.09.006

A Bayesian Approach to Understanding Sex Differences in Tuberculosis Disease Burden.

Horton, Katherine C; Sumner, Tom; Houben, Rein MGJ; Corbett, Elizabeth L; White, Richard G; (2018)  American journal of epidemiology, 187 (11). pp. 2431-2438. ISSN 0002-9262 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwy131

Informing development strategies for new tuberculosis vaccines: mathematical modelling and novel epidemiological tools.

Harris, Rebecca; (2018) PhD (research paper style) thesis, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. DOI: https://doi.org/10.17037/PUBS.04648987

Global tuberculosis targets and milestones set for 2016-2035: definition and rationale.

Floyd, K; Glaziou, P; Houben, RMGJ; Sumner, T; White, RG; Raviglione, M; (2018) The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease, 22 (7). pp. 723-730. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.17.0835

Small contribution of gold mines to the ongoing tuberculosis epidemic in South Africa: a modeling-based study

Chang, Stewart T; Chihota, Violet N; Fielding, Katherine L; Grant, Alison D; Houben, Rein M; White, Richard G; Churchyard, Gavin J; Eckhoff, Philip A; Wagner, Bradley G; (2018) BMC medicine, 16 (1). 52-. ISSN 1741-7015 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-018-1037-3

Cavany, Sean M; Vynnycky, Emilia; Sumner, Tom; Macdonald, Neil; Thomas, H Lucy; White, Jacqui; White, Richard G; Maguire, Helen; Anderson, Charlotte; (2018) Transmission events revealed in tuberculosis contact investigations in London. Scientific reports, 8 (1). 6676-. ISSN 2045-2322 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-25149-6

Should NICE reconsider the 2016 UK guidelines on TB contact tracing? A cost-effectiveness analysis of contact investigations in London

Cavany, SM; Vynnycky, E; Anderson, CS; Maguire, H; Sandmann, F; Thomas, HL; White, RG; Sumner, T; (2018) Thorax. ISSN 0040-6376 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2018-211662

Empirical estimation of resource constraints for use in model-based economic evaluation: an example of TB services in South Africa

Bozzani, Fiammetta M; Mudzengi, Don; Sumner, Tom; Gomez, Gabriela B; Hippner, Piotr; Cardenas, Vicky; Charalambous, Salome; White, Richard; Vassall, Anna; (2018) Cost effectiveness and resource allocation, 16 (1). 27-. ISSN 1478-7547 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12962-018-0113-z

High use of private providers for first healthcare seeking by drug-resistant tuberculosis patients: a cross-sectional study in Yangon, Myanmar

Sidharta, Sucitro Dwijayana; Yin, Jason Dean-Chen; Yoong, Joanne Su-Yin; Khan, Mishal Sameer; (2018) BMC health services research, 18 (1). 276-. ISSN 1472-6963 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-018-3077-y

Patient-centredness versus achieving public health targets: A challenge for tuberculosis control

Khan, Mishal S; Rego, Sonia; (2018) Social science & medicine (1982), 212. pp. 179-180. ISSN 0277-9536 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.07.018

Integrating tuberculosis and antimicrobial resistance control programmes

Hasan, Rumina; Shakoor, Sadia; Hanefeld, Johanna; Khan, Mishal; (2018) Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 96 (3). pp. 194-200. ISSN 0042-9686 DOI: https://doi.org/10.2471/BLT.17.198614

The impact of a governmental cash transfer programme on tuberculosis cure rate in Brazil: A quasi-experimental approach.

Carter, Daniel & Daniel, Rhian & Torrens, Ana & Sanchez, Mauro & Maciel, Ethel & Bartholomay, Patricia & Barreira, Draurio & Rasella, Davide & Barreto, Mauricio & Rodrigues, Laura & Boccia, Delia. (2018). 10.1101/311589. 

Modelling the impact of social protection on tuberculosis: The S-PROTECT project

Boccia, Delia & Rudgard, William & Shrestha, Sourya & Lönnroth, K & Welkhoff, Philip & Golub, Jonathan & Sanchez, M & Maciel, Ethel & Rasella, Davide & Shete, P & Pedrazzoli, Debora & Houben, Rein & Chang, S & Dowdy, D. (2018).  BMC Public Health. 18. 10.1186/s12889-018-5539-x. 

Rapid urine-based screening for tuberculosis in HIV-positive patients admitted to hospital in Africa (STAMP): a pragmatic, multicentre, parallel-group, double-blind, randomised controlled trial

Gupta-Wright, Ankur; Corbett, Elizabeth L; van Oosterhout, Joep J; Wilson, Douglas; Grint, Daniel; Alufandika-Moyo, Melanie; Peters, Jurgens A; Chiume, Lingstone; Flach, Clare; Lawn, Stephen D; +1 more... (2018) LANCET, 392 (10144). pp. 292-301. ISSN 0140-6736 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(18)31267-4

Rapid Urine-Based Screening for Tuberculosis to Reduce AIDS-Related Mortality in Hospitalized Patients in Africa (STAMP) Trial Protocol. Working Paper.

Gupta-Wright, A; Fielding, K; Corbett, E; van Oosterhout, J; Wilson, D; Flach, C; Lawn, S; (2018) London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK. DOI: https://doi.org/10.17037/PUBS.04648077

Investigating mortality risk in hospitalised patients in Africa with HIV-associated tuberculosis and positive urine diagnostics: a clinical, epidemiological and immunological study

Gupta-Wright, A; (2018)  PhD (research paper style) thesis, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. DOI: https://doi.org/10.17037/PUBS.04652511

Sensitivity and specificity of using trial-of-antibiotics versus sputum mycobacteriology for diagnosis of tuberculosis: protocol for a systematic literature review

Divala, Titus H; Fielding, Katherine L; Nliwasa, Marriott; Sloan, Derek J; Gupta-Wright, Ankur; Corbett, Elizabeth L; (2018)  Systematic reviews, 7 (1). 141-. ISSN 2046-4053 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13643-018-0806-6

Effect of the duration of antimicrobial exposure on the development of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) for macrolide antibiotics: protocol for a systematic review with a network meta-analysis.

Divala, Titus H; Corbett, Elizabeth L; Stagg, Helen R; Nliwasa, Marriott; Sloan, Derek J; French, Neil; Fielding, Katherine L; (2018) SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, 7 (1). 246-. ISSN 2046-4053 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13643-018-0917-0

The effect of demand-side financial incentives for increasing linkage into HIV treatment and voluntary medical male circumcision: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials in low- and middle-income countries.

Choko, Augustine T; Candfield, Sophie; Maheswaran, Hendramoothy; Lepine, Aurelia; Corbett, Elizabeth Lucy; Fielding, Katherine; (2018) PLOS ONE, 13 (11). e0207263-. ISSN 1932-6203 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0207263

Investigating spillover of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis from a prison: a spatial and molecular epidemiological analysis

Warren, Joshua L; Grandjean, Louis; Moore, David AJ; Lithgow, Anna; Coronel, Jorge; Sheen, Patricia; Zelner, Jonathan L; Andrews, Jason R; Cohen, Ted; (2018)  BMC medicine, 16 (1). 122-. ISSN 1741-7015 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-018-1111-x

Tuberculosis in children treated with second-line drugs under programmatic conditions in Lima, Peru.

Villarreal, J; Alarcón, V; Alarcón-Arrascue, E; Moore, DAJ; Heldal, E; Mendoza-Ticona, A; (2018) The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease, 22 (11). pp. 1307-1313. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.17.0911

Intra-individual effects of food upon the pharmacokinetics of rifampicin and isoniazid.

Requena-Méndez, Ana; Davies, Geraint; Waterhouse, David; Ardrey, Alison; Jave, Oswaldo; López-Romero, Sonia Llanet; Ward, Stephen A; Moore, David AJ; (2018) The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 74 (2). pp. 416-424. ISSN 0305-7453 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/jac/dky444 

Cough Frequency During Treatment Associated With Baseline Cavitary Volume and Proximity to the Airway in Pulmonary TB

Proaño, Alvaro; Bui, David P; López, José W; Vu, Nancy M; Bravard, Marjory A; Lee, Gwenyth O; Tracey, Brian H; Xu, Ziyue; Comina, Germán; Ticona, Eduardo; +7 more... (2018) Chest, 153 (6). pp. 1358-1367. ISSN 0012-3692 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2018.03.006

MPT64 patch test for the diagnosis of active pulmonary tuberculosis: a randomised controlled trial in Peru

Pope, V; Sacksteder, KA; Hererra, J Coronel; Gilman, RH; Vargas-Prada, S; Lopez Romero, S; Yafac, J; Sanchez Rios, E; Moore, DAJ; (2018) The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease, 22 (6). pp. 622-627. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.17.0716

Rapid drug susceptibility testing and treatment outcomes for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Peru

Obregón, G; Zevallos, K; Alarcón, V; Puyén, ZM; Chávez Inagaki, O; Mendoza-Ticona, A; Alarcón-Arrascue, E; Heldal, E; Moore, DAJ; (2018) The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease, 22 (11). pp. 1350-1357. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.17.0894

Impact of pyrazinamide resistance on multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan

Kuhlin, J; Smith, C; Khaemraev, A; Tigay, Z; Parpieva, N; Tillyashaykhov, M; Achar, J; Hajek, J; Greig, J; du Cros, P; +1 more... (2018) The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease, 22 (5). pp. 544-550. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.17.0483

"Treatment is of primary importance, and social assistance is secondary": A qualitative study on the organisation of tuberculosis (TB) care and patients' experience of starting and staying on TB treatment in Riga, Latvia

Kielmann, Karina; Vidal, Nicole; Riekstina, Vija; Krutikov, Maria; van der Werf, Marieke J; Biraua, Evita; Duric, Predrag; Moore, David AJ; (2018) PloS one, 13 (10). e0203937-. ISSN 1932-6203 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0203937

Accuracy of diabetes screening methods used for people with tuberculosis, Indonesia, Peru, Romania, South Africa.

Grint, Daniel; Alisjhabana, Bachti; Ugarte-Gil, Cesar; Riza, Anca-Leila; Walzl, Gerhard; Pearson, Fiona; Ruslami, Rovina; Moore, David AJ; Ioana, Mihai; McAllister, Susan; +10 more... (2018)  Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 96 (11). pp. 738-749. ISSN 0042-9686 DOI: https://doi.org/10.2471/BLT.17.206227

Treatment outcomes for isoniazid-monoresistant tuberculosis in Peru, 2012-2014

Cornejo Garcia, Jose Gabriel; Alarcón Guizado, Valentina Antonieta; Mendoza Ticona, Alberto; Alarcon, Edith; Heldal, Einar; Moore, David AJ; (2018) PloS one, 13 (12). e0206658-. ISSN 1932-6203 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206658

Prediction of Susceptibility to First-Line Tuberculosis Drugs by DNA Sequencing

CRyPTIC Consortium and the 100,000 Genomes Project; Allix-Béguec, Caroline; Arandjelovic, Irena; Bi, Lijun; Beckert, Patrick; Bonnet, Maryline; Bradley, Phelim; Cabibbe, Andrea M; Cancino-Muñoz, Irving; Caulfield, Mark J; +82 more... (2018) New England Journal of Medicine, 379 (15). pp. 1403-1415. ISSN 0028-4793 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1800474

Programmatic management of patients with pre-extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in Peru, 2011-2014

Alarcón, V; Alarcón-Arrascue, E; Mendoza-Ticona, A; Obregón, G; Cornejo, J; Vargas, D; De Los Ríos, J; Moore, DAJ; Heldal, E; (2018) INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE, 22 (10). pp. 1220-1226. ISSN 1027-3719 DOI: https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.17.0900