2016

Manuscripts submitted but not yet published

Wingfield T, Tovar MA, Huff D, Boccia D, Montoya R, Ramos E, Lewis JJ, Gilman RH, Evans CA
The effect of a novel TB-specific socioeconomic intervention on mitigation of TB-related costs and dissaving in TB-affected households, Peru
Revisions under review by the European Respiratory Journal

MA Tovar, CS Snively, J Alva, Y Ahn, R Oberhelman, CA Evans
Zinc cream augments tuberculin skin test reactions in children with suspected tuberculosis, Peru
Being re-submitted to Journal of Infectious Diseases

F Barletta, MA Tovar, ES Ramos, L Rigouts, CA Evans
A controlled comparison of five low-cost TB diagnostic tests evaluated in people with stratified TB risk
Under review by Journal of Infection

JJ Surey, MA Tovar, RH Gilman, G Soto, D Boccia, CA Evans
Intermittent adherence with TB treatment is associated with subsequent TB recurrence
Revisions invited by PLOS One

D Boccia, D Pedrazzoli, T Wingfield, E Jaramillo, J Lewis, K Lonnroth, D Weil, J Hargreaves, CA Evans
Towards cash transfer interventions for tuberculosis control: what do we know and what can be done?
Revisions invited by Bulletin of the World Health Organization

S Datta, JM Sherman, LJ Martin, L Grandjean, MA Bravard, MA Tovar, T Valencia, R Montoya, W Quino, N D’Arcy, ES Ramos, RH Gilman, CA Evans
Assessment of sputum viability microscopy for predicting tuberculosis infectiousness
Revisions invited by Journal of Clinical Microbiology

Karine Zevallos, Gurjinder Sandhu, Katherine Sacksteder, Pablo Yori, Margaret Kosek, William Pan, Cesar Banda, Beatriz Herrera, Teresa Valencia, Robert H Gilman, Carlos Vidal, Graciela Meza, Katherine C Vergara, Hector H Garcia, Tom Wingfield, Carlton A Evans
Human immunity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigens is augmented by deworming
Submitted to Lancet Infectious Diseases

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Eric Ramos, Teresa Valencia, Marco Tovar, Jeremy Wendell, Sumona Datta, CA Evans
Opportunities and constraints in the development and validation of TB diagnostic methods in Peru
In press invited publication in Peruvian Journal of Experimental Medicine and Public Health

Carolyn M Ford, Lily Bonadonna, Sumona Datta, Dami Onifade, CA Evans
TB as a social disease: psychosocial aspects of TB and their implications for TB control
In press invited publication in Infectious Disease Reports

MJ Saunders, CA Evans.
Fighting poverty to prevent TB.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2015 Dec 22. pii: S1473-3099(15)00434-X.
doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00434-X. [Epub ahead of print]
Open access: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26725447

DE. Kirwan, C Ugarte-Gil, RH Gilman, Luz Caviedes, SM Rizvif, E Ticona, G Chavez, JL Cabrera, ED Matos, CA Evans, DAJ Moore, JS Friedland & the LNTB Working Group, Peru
Microscopic-observation drug-susceptibility (MODS) for rapid diagnosis of lymph node TB and detection of drug resistance.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2016 Jan;54(1):185-9. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02227-15. Epub 2015 Oct 28.
Open access: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26511739

 

2015

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Wingfield T, Boccia D, Tovar MA, Huff D, Montoya R, Evans CA
Designing and implementing a social protection intervention to enhance TB control: operational evidence from the CRESIPT project in Lima, Peru
BMC Public Health 2015, 15:810 DOI: 10.1186/s12889-015-2128-0
Open access:http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/15/810

EE Westerlund, MA Tovar, E Lönnermark, R Montoya, CA Evans
TB-related knowledge is associated with patient outcomes in shantytown residents; results from a cohort study, Peru
Journal of Infection 2015; 71: 347-357. DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2015.05.010
Open access: http://authors.elsevier.com/a/1RTUZbASJyDuV

RA Oberhelman, G Soto-Castellares, RH Gilman, ME Castillo, L Kolevic, T Delpino, M Saito, E Salazar-Lindo, E Negron, S Montenegro, VA Laguna-Torres, P Maurtua-Neumann, DA Moore, CA Evans
A controlled study of tuberculosis diagnosis in HIV-infected and uninfected children in Peru
PLOS One 2015 10(4): e0120915. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0120915
Open access http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0120915

S Datta, JM Sherman, MA Bravard, T Valencia, RH Gilman, CA Evans
Clinical evaluation of sputum viability staining for assessing TB treatment response
Clinical Infectious Diseases 2015 Apr 15;60(8):1186-95. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu1153. Epub 2014 Dec 23
Open access http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25537870

Tarangini Sathyamoorthy, Gurjinder Sandhu, Liku B Tezera, Richard Thomas, Akul Singhania, Christopher H Woelk, Dan Agranoff, Carlton A Evans, Jon S Friedland, Paul T Elkington
Sex-dependent differences in metalloproteinases elevated in pulmonary tuberculosis
PLOS One 2015 10(1): e0117605. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0117605
Open access http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0117605

ABSTRACTS

Presentations at the IUATLD conference in Cape Town, December 2015 (https://goo.gl/vyaTmZ)
ABSTRACT. Sumona Datta, Jonathan M. Sherman, Teresa Valencia, Marco Tovar, Eric Ramos, Rosario Montoya, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans
The role of sputum TB quantitative viability microscopy to predict patient infectiousness
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2015:19(12);S110
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2015-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Wingfield T, Tovar MA, Huff D, Montoya R, Ramos E, Boccia D, Lewis JJ, Evans CA
Households receiving a TB-specific social protection intervention in Peruvian shantytowns placed more importance on social than economic support
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2015:19(12);S135
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2015-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Leonardo Martinez, Sinéad Isaacson, Robert H. Gilman, Mayuko Saito, Lilia Cabrera, Richard A. Oberhelman, Carlton A. Evans
The Importance of Household versus Community Tuberculosis Transmission in Peruvian Shantytowns
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2015:19(12);S179
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2015-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Wingfield T, Tovar MA, Huff D, Lewis JJ, Montoya R, Boccia D, Evans CA
TB-related dissaving was common and correlated with incurring catastrophic costs in TB-affected households in Peruvian shantytowns
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2015:19(12);S125
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2015-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Marco A Tovar, Rosario Montoya, Dougles Huff, Eric Ramos, Matthew Saunders, Matias Iberico, Carlton A Evans
Innovative community-based partnerships to reach the unreached
Invited presentation at the annual conference of the Union Against TB & Lung Disease in Cape Town, South Africa December 2015. https://goo.gl/vyaTmZ

ABSTRACT. Marco A. Tovar, Eric Ramos, Teresa Valencia, Sumona Datta, Rosario Montoya, Adriana Valencia, Tom Wingfield, Carlton A. Evans
Comparison of the MDR/XDRTB Colour Test, Xpert MTB/Rif and MODS assays to diagnose rifampicin resistant TB
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2015:19(12);S368
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2015-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Marco A. Tovar, Eric Ramos, Teresa Valencia, Adriana Valencia, Ivonne Cortez, John Sandoval, Jakelyn Agreda, Carlton A. Evans
Universalization of rapid MDR-TB testing is associated with more rapid initiation of optimal patient therapy
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2015:19(12);S275
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2015-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Wingfield T, Tovar MA, Huff D, Boccia D, Montoya R, Ramos E, Lewis JJ, Evans CA
In Peruvian shantytowns, the financial impact of TB-related and catastrophic costs has not changed over the past decade, despite changes in TB rates
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2015:19(12);S353
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2015-Web.pdf
Wingfield T, Tovar MA, Huff D, Boccia D, Montoya R, Ramos E, Datta S, Saunders MJ, Lewis JJ, Gilman RH, Evans CA
A novel socioeconomic intervention improves TB cure and chemoprophylaxis completion in Peruvian shantytowns: a randomized controlled evaluation
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2015:19(12);S43 
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2015-Web.pdf

 

2014

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Francesca Barletta, Koen Vandelannoote, Jimena Collantes, CA Evans, Jorge Arévalo, Leen Rigouts
Evaluation of a TaqMan-based real-time PCR for the detection of Mycobacterium TB-complex in human sputum
American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 2014 91:709-714   http://www.ajtmh.org/content/91/4/709.full.pdf+html

T Wingfield, D Boccia, MA Tovar, A Gavino, K Zevallos, R Montoya, K Lönnroth, CA Evans
Defining catastrophic costs and comparing their importance for adverse TB outcome with multi-drug resistance: a prospective cohort study, Peru.
PLoS Medicine 2014: 11(7): e1001675. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001675
Open access: http://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1001675

Tom Wingfield, Samuel G. Schumacher, Gurjinder Sandhu, Marco A. Tovar, Karine Zevallos, Matthew R. Baldwin, Rosario Montoya, Eric S. Ramos, Chulanee Jongkaewwattana, James J. Lewis, Robert H. Gilman, Jon S. Friedland, y Carlton A. Evans la estacionalidad de la Tuberculosis, Luz del sol, la vitamina D, y para la casa hacinamiento     J Infect Dis. jiu121 publicaron por primera vez de 2014 doi línea el 4 de marzo: 10.1093 / infdis / jiu121 El acceso abierto: la estacionalidad de la Tuberculosis, Luz del sol, la vitamina D, y para la casa hacinamiento

ABSTRACTS

Presentations at the ASTMH conference in New Orleans November 2014
ABSTRACT. Datta Sumona, Jonathan Sherman, Teresa Valencia, Eric Ramos, Marco Tovar, Rosario Montoya, Robert Gilman Carlton A Evans
Assessment of sputum quantitative viability microscopy for predicting tuberculosis infectiousness
http://www.abstractsonline.com/Plan/ViewAbstract.aspx?sKey=52126352-c6f3-46f9-9c1f-c18e06fe67c4&cKey=b9a42dd8-dde1-4b23-91e3-7f581463ff1c&mKey=%7b52AE2426-7F12-4D2B-9404-C0D0B5A8EB5A%7d
Presented late-breaker poster Nov 4 2014 # LB-3316
http://www.astmh.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=e_Registration_Bag&Template=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=6102

ABSTRACT. Marco A. Tovar, Karine Zevallos, Tom Wingfield, Rosario Montoya, Teresa R. Valencia, Robert H. Gilman, Jon S. Friedland, Carlton A. Evans
Results of a double-blind randomized placebo controlled trial evaluating micronutrient supplementation for preventing TB disease
http://www.abstractsonline.com/Plan/ViewAbstract.aspx?sKey=52126352-c6f3-46f9-9c1f-c18e06fe67c4&cKey=c4ee4f3d-f4e6-483d-8e7c-f98895abce36&mKey=%7b52AE2426-7F12-4D2B-9404-C0D0B5A8EB5A%7d
Presented late-breaker poster Nov 5 2014 # LB-3242
http://www.astmh.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=e_Registration_Bag&Template=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=6102

ABSTRACT. Tom Wingfield, Delia Boccia, Marco Tovar, Arquímedes Gavino, Karine Zevallos, Rosario Montoya, Knut Lonnroth, Carlton A. Evans
Creating an evidence-based and clinically-relevant threshold for TB-associated catastrophic costs: a cohort study, Peru
http://www.abstractsonline.com/Plan/ViewAbstract.aspx?sKey=d317079f-34f1-4f1a-9345-16b237cbd3a0&cKey=97b9d33b-1734-4b9b-bbfc-2c811f434eb8&mKey=%7b52AE2426-7F12-4D2B-9404-C0D0B5A8EB5A%7d
Poster Nov 5 2014 # 1278
http://www.astmh.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=e_Registration_Bag&Template=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=6102

Presentations at the IUATLD conference in Barcelona October 2014
ABSTRACT. Eric Steve Ramos, Carmen Osorio, Teresa Valencia, Manuel Llacza, Moises Ching, Marco Tovar, Alexander Sloutsky, Carlton A Evans
High TB diagnostic yield from culturing salivary sputum samples
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2014:18(11);S285
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2014-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Marco A Tovar, Teresa Valencia, Silvia Carrera, Eric Ramos, Tom Wingfield, Rosario Montoya, Maribel Rivero, Carlton A Evans
Undiagnosed tuberculosis cases among previously TB-affected families: results of a prevalence survey in Peru
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2014:18(11);S221
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2014-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Marco A Tovar, Eric Ramos, Teresa Valencia, Tom Wingfield, Rosario Montoya, Nataly Becerra, Betty Valiente, Carlton A Evans
A new operational definition of intermittent-adherence to TB treatment is associated with high recurrence risk
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2014:18(11);S481
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2014-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Tom Wingfield, Eric Ramos, Rosario Montoya, Marco Tovar, Carlton A Evans
The CRESIPT project: community feedback and practical challenges of conditional cash transfers for TB-affected households in Peru
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2014:18(11);S61
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2014-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Thea Wingfield, Eric Ramos, Teresa Valencia, Silvia Carrera, Moises Ching, Tom Wingfield, Marco Tovar, Carlton A Evans
Estimating the operational costs of TB diagnosis in Perú
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2014:18(11);S284
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2014-Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Datta Sumona, Moises Ching, Teresa Valencia, Eric Ramos, Marco Tovar, David Coleman, Carlton A Evans
Auramine staining & fluorescent microscopy for TB diagnosis: a controlled comparison of sputum smear microscopy protocols
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2014:18(11);S291
http://www.theunion.org/what-we-do/journals/ijtld/body/Abstract_Book_2014-Web.pdf

 

2013

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Martínez L, Arman A, Haveman N, Lundgren A, Cabrera L, Evans CA, Pelly TF, Saito M, Callacondo D, Oberhelman R, Collazo G, Carnero AM, Gilman RH. Los cambios en la positividad de la prueba cutánea de la tuberculina más de 20 años en la zona periurbana barrios marginales de Lima, Perú.  Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Sep; 89 (3): 507-15. doi: 10.4269 / ajtmh.13-0005. Epub 2013 Jul 22. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23878185

Eisen S, L Pealing, Aldridge RW, Siedner MJ, Necochea A, Leybell I, Valencia T, B Herrera, Wiles S, Friedland JS, Gilman RH, Evans CA.  Efectos de ascenso a gran altura sobre la inmunidad antimycobacterial humano.    PLoS One. 2013 Sep 13; 8 (9): e74220. doi:. 10.1371 / journal.pone.0074220 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3772817/

ABSTRACTS

Presentations at the IUATLD conference in Paris November 2013
ABSTRACT. Rocha C, Tilley DH, Ching M, Ramos E, Tovar MA, Rivera E, Cortegana L, Evans CA.
Comparison of time to MDR-TB diagnosis with the MDR/XDR-TB Colour Test & current algorithm in a resource-poor jungle setting in Peru
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013:17(12);S472.
http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Jeremy Wendell, Beatriz Hanson Herrera, Eric Ramos, Marco Tovar, Samuel Schumacher, Teresa Valencia, David Coleman, Carlton A Evans.
The MDR/XDR-TB Colour Test simultaneous culture and drug susceptibility results predict TB outcomes
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013: 17(12);S271.http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. ES Ramos, D Coleman, CE Osorio, TR Valencia, MF Llacza, MA Tovar, T Wingfield, CA Evans
Carbendazim reduces contamination of TB cultures in the thin layer agar MDR/XDR-TB Colour Test
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013:17(12);S272.http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Emma Westerlund, Elisabet Lönnermark, Marco A Tovar, Rosario Montoya, Tom Wingfield, Jeremy Wendell, Teresa Valencia, Carlton A Evans.
Poverty and lack of TB-related knowledge are associated with delayed diagnosis in Peruvian shantytowns
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013:17(12);S196http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Niamh Herlihy, Tom Wingfield, Maribel Rivero, Marco Tovar, Rosario Montoya, Karine Zevallos, Claudio Rocha, Carlton A Evans.
TB programs incorporating mobile phones as tools may overlook the most vulnerable TB patients in low-resource countries
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013:17(12);S150http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Jason P Kahn, Delia Boccia, F Diego Concha, Claudio Rocha, Rosario Montoya, Willi Ynga, Marco A Tovar, Carlton A Evans.
Determinants of microcredit outcome among TB-affected households: results from the ISIAT project
Invited oral presentation at the International Journal of TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Paris November 2013. See www.ifhad.org for the abstract. The slides and audio of the presentation are available at: http://slideonline.eu/recordings/2013/union2013/

ABSTRACT. Inti Andersson, Moises Ching, Teresa Valencia, Silvia Carrera, Carmen Osorio, Manuel Llacza, Rosario Montoya, Carlton A Evans
Bleach sedimentation decreases the number of mycobacteria visible on sputum smear microscopy
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013:17(12);S309 http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Tom Wingfield, Arquimedes Gavino, Karine Zevallos, Delia Boccia, Marco A. Tovar, Rosario Montoya, Eric S. Ramos, Carlton A. Evans.
Free TB treatment: too expensive for poor people to afford
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013:17(12);S47 http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Marco A Tovar, Rosario Montoya, Karine Zevallos, Eric Ramos, Daniel Karlin, Matias Iberico, Delia Boccia, Carlton A Evans
Incentives and enablers in TB care: the ISIAT project
Invited oral presentation at the International Journal of TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Paris November 2013. See www.ifhad.org for the abstract. The slides and audio of the presentation are available at: http://slideonline.eu/recordings/2013/union2013/

ABSTRACT. Jason P Kahn, F Concha, C Rocha, R Montoya, W Ynga, MA Tovar, Delia Boccia, Carlton A Evans.
Microcredit loan results within the ISIAT project adapting social protection to people living with TB
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013:17(12);S470 http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

ABSTRACT. Marco A. Tovar, Vivian Kawai, Giselle Soto, Jessica Benavente, Patricia Sheen, Eduardo Ticona, Robert H Gilman, Carlton A Evans.
Multi-drug resistant TB acquisition during clinic-based directly-observed therapy predisposes to adverse patient outcomes
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2013:17(12);S486 http://www.worldlunghealth.org/conf2013/images/1_Paris2013/Forms/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2013_Web.pdf

 Presentations at the IUATLD conference in Vancouver February 2013

ABSTRACT. ES Ramos, CE Osorio,TR Valencia, MF Llacza,MA Tovar, R Montoya, Tom Wingfield, CA Evans
The specificity of the MDR/XDR-TB Colour Test for differentiating Mycobacterium tuberculosis from atypical mycobacteria
Open access http://www.bc.lung.ca/association_and_services/documents/2013TheUnion-NARPreliminaryProgram-FINALPROGRAM.pdfpage 71
Presented at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease North American meeting in Vancouver February 2013 with scholarship for Biologo Eric Ramos.

ABSTRACT. Tom Wingfield, Chulanee Jongkaewwattana, Samuel G. Schumacher, Karine Zevallos, Rosario Montoya, Matthew R. Baldwin, Maribel Rivero, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans
Vitamin D deficiency in Peruvian TB contacts was frequent and corrected more by summer than supplements
Open access http://www.bc.lung.ca/association_and_services/documents/2013TheUnion-NARPreliminaryProgram-FINALPROGRAM.pdfpage 88
Presented at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease North American meeting in Vancouver February 2013 with scholarship for Dr Tom Wingfield.

 

2012

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Nahid, P., Kim PS, CA Evans, D Alland, M Barer, J Diefenbach, J Ellner, R Hafner, CD Hamilton, H Iademarco, G Ireton, M Kimerling, C Lienhardt, W MacKenzie, M Murray, MD Perkins, J Posey, T Roberts, C Sizemore, WS Stevens, L Via, WW Yew, S Swindells. Investigación y Desarrollo del diagnóstico de la tuberculosis en adultos y pediátricos de poblaciones clínicas. Journal of Infectious Diseases 2012 mayo; 205 Suppl 2: S159-68. Epub 2012 abril 3.  [PDF] [PubMed]
El acceso abierto:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22476718

Toit, K., S Mitchell, Y Balabanova, CA Evans, T Kummik, V Nikolayevskyy, M Drobniewski La prueba de color para las pruebas de sensibilidad a los medicamentos de las cepas de tuberculosis mediante cultivo en agar de capa fina . Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 16 (8 ): 1113-1118  [PDF] [PubMed]
Sandhu, G., F Battaglia, BK Ely, D Athanasakis, R Montoya, T Valencia, RH Gilman, CA Evans, JS Friedland, D Fernández-Reyes, DD Agranoff. Discriminating activos de tuberculosis latente en pacientes que acuden a las clínicas comunitarias . PLoS Uno 7 (5): e38080. doi: 10.1371 / journal.pone.0038080  [PDF] [PlosOne]
El acceso abierto: http://www.plosone.org 

G Sandhu, F Battaglia, BK Ely, D Athanasakis, R Montoya, T Valencia, RH Gilman, CA Evans, JS Friedland, D Fernandez-Reyes, DD Agranoff.
Discriminating active from latent tuberculosis in patients presenting to community clinics
PLoS One 2012 7(5): e38080. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038080
El acceso abierto:  http://www.plosone.org/article/fetchObjectAttachment.action;jsessionid=22C80F7E9C4E8352DA173BE13D976CEB?uri=info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0038080&representation=PDF

ABSTRACTS

Presentations at the IUATLD conference in Kuala Lumpur November 2012
ABSTRACT. K Zevallos, M A Tovar, T Wingfield, R Montoya, E Ramos, A M Gavino, C Rocha, CA Evans.
Financial interventions and modulation of malnutrition/food security in the context of tuberculosis
Open Access http://kualalumpur2012.worldlunghealth.org/index.php/programme/abstracts/abstract-bookInvited symposium presentation in session “NUTRITIONAL SUPPORT IN THE PREVENTION OF TB AND WHO GUIDELINES FOLLOWING TB DIAGNOSIS” at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Kuala Lumpur November 2012.

ABSTRACT. T Wingfield, K Zevallos, A Gavino, M Tovar, R Montoya, J Alva, J Franco, C Evans.
Risk of ever having had TB disease is associated with self-reported diabetes and lower body mass index in a transitional community in Peru .
Open access access http://kualalumpur2012.worldlunghealth.org/index.php/programme/abstracts/abstract-book
Poster discussion presentation PC-390-17 in session “Epidemiology: TB in high- & low-burden countries” at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Kuala Lumpur November 2012.

ABSTRACT. L Pealing, S Eisen, R Aldridge, L Caviedes, T Valencia, A Necochea, I Leybell, C Evans
Whole blood killing of mycobacteria is greater at high altitude than at sea level
Open access access http://kualalumpur2012.worldlunghealth.org/index.php/programme/abstracts/abstract-book
Poster discussion presentation PC-759-17 in session “TB management: laboratory, monitoring & surveillance” at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Kuala Lumpur November 2012.

ABSTRACT. C Rocha, D Tilley, M Ching, E Ramos, M Tovar, E Rivera, L Cortegana, C Evans
Field assessment of TB culture techniques in a resource-poor jungle setting
Open access http://kualalumpur2012.worldlunghealth.org/index.php/programme/abstracts/abstract-book
Poster discussion presentation PC-767-17 in session “TB management: laboratory, monitoring & surveillance” at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Kuala Lumpur November 2012.

Other presentations 2012
ABSTRACT. Karlin DM, Evans C, Loiselle C, Zevallos K, Fernandez F, Allen N, Montoya R, Boccia D
Depression is common in TB patients and is associated with treatment abandonment
Journal of Investigative Medicine. 60: 167 & 197. Jan 2012
http://www.wscicarmel.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/2012_WRM_abstracts.pdf
Oral presentation as WAFMR/WSCI Subspecialty Award Winner at the WESTERN REGIONAL MEETING, Carmel, California January 25-28, 2012.

 

2011

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Boccia, D., y C. Evans. Intervenciones socioeconómicos para control de la TB Lancet de 2011 octubre 8th, 378 (9799): 293 [PDF] [Diario de Acceso Abierto] [PubMed] El acceso abierto: http: //www.ncbi.nlm. nih.gov/pubmed/21982090 
 

Boccia, D., J Hargreaves, K Lonnroth, E Jaramillo, J Weiss, M Uplekar, JDH Porter, CA Evans. Intervenciones de transferencia y de microfinanzas en efectivo para el control de la tuberculosis: revisión de la evidencia y las implicaciones políticas. Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2011 : 15 (6); S37-59  [PDF] [Diario de Acceso Abierto] y [PubMed] El acceso abierto:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21740658
  

Chew, R., C Calderón, SG Schumacher, RH Gilman, J Sherman, L Caviedes, P Fuentes, J Coronel, T Valencia, B Hererra, M Zimic, L Huaroto, me Sabogal, AR Escombe, CA Evans. 
 Esputo blanqueo sedimentación mejora la seguridad y la velocidad de la microscopía para el diagnóstico de la tuberculosis . BMC Infectious Diseases 2011 Oct 11; 11 (1):. 269 [PDF] [Diario de acceso Abierto] y [PubMed] el acceso abierto:  http: //www.ncbi.nlm .nih.gov / PubMed / 21985457  

Evans, CA., Editorial: GeneXpert – un cambio de juego para el control de la tuberculosis?  PLoS Medicine 2011: 8 de julio (7); e1001064 [PDF] [Diario de Acceso Abierto] El acceso abierto:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21814497  

. Hargreaves, J., D Boccia, CA Evans, M Addato, M Petticrew, JDH Porter  Los determinantes sociales de la tuberculosis: Evidencia para la acción . American Journal of Public Health 2011 Apr; 101 (4): 654-62 [PDF] [PubMed] El acceso abierto:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21330583 

Rocha, C, R Montoya, K Zevallos, A Curatola, W Ynga, J Franco, M Fernández, N Becerra, M Sabaduche, MA Tovar, E Ramos, A Tapley, NR Allen, DA Onifade, CD Acosta, M Maritz, DF Concha, SG Schumacher, CA Evans. Las intervenciones socioeconómicas innovadoras contra la tuberculosis del proyecto (ISIAT) – una evaluación operativa. International Journal of tuberculosis Pulmonar y 2011: 15 (5); S50-7 [PDF]  [Diario de Acceso Abierto] y [PubMed] El acceso abierto: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21740659
 

ABSTRACTS

Presentation at the Global Health Conference in Montreal, November 2011
ABSTRACT. MM Iberico, K Zevallos, D Boccia, MA Tovar, A. Gavino B Valiente, R Montoya, M. Rivero, A Curatola, C Rocha, CA Evans
Uptake and equity of TB preventive therapy was increased by a socio-economic intervention
Oral presentation published in the conference proceedings, the Global Health Conference, Montreal, November 13-15th, 2011.
Open access http://www.xcdtech.com/ghc2011/18.003.html

Presentations at the IUATLD conference in Lille October 2011 www.worldlunghealth.org/confLille/
ABSTRACT. MM Iberico, M Maritz, K Zevallos, R Montoya, C Rocha, A Curatola, D Boccia, CA Evans
Innovative partnerships for equitable access to TB care in Peru
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2011:15(11);S4-5.
Open access http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/AbstractBook2011_Web.pdf page 4
Invited oral presentation in symposium 3 “Partnerships to address TB/HIV in marginalized populations” at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Lille Oct. 2011. A recording of this presentation with the projected slides has open access  http://uwclh.conference2web.com/content/868

ABSTRACT. MM Iberico, K Zevallos, B Valiente, R Montoya, A Curatola, MA Tovar, R Oberhelman, CA Evans
Poverty impairs isoniazid preventative therapy for children in Peru
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2011:15(11);S101-102.
Open access http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/AbstractBook2011_Web.pdf
Poster discussion presentation PC-1248-28 in session 04. Child TB & IPT at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Lille October 2011.

ABSTRACT. E Ramos, C Osorio, M Llacza, T Valencia, MA Tovar, R Montoya, SG Schumacher, CA Evans
TB diagnostic culture after sputum decontamination with cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC)
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2011:15(11);S174-175.
Open access http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/AbstractBook2011_Web.pdf page 174
Poster discussion presentation PC-1213-28 in session 17. TB diagnostics at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Lille October 2011.

ABSTRACT. SG Schumacher, MA Tovar, E Ramos, T Valencia, C Osorio, M Llacza, A Gavino, CA Evans
Maximizing the Public Health Benefit of Liquid-Culture for TB Diagnosis in Low-Resource Settings
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2011:15(11);S171-172.
Open accesshttp://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/AbstractBook2011_Web.pdf page 171
Poster discussion presentation PC-693-28 in session 17. TB diagnostics.

ABSTRACT. DM Karlin, F Fernandez, K Zevallos, C Loiselle, R Montoya, NR Allen, D Boccia, CA Evans
Depression is common in TB patients and predicts treatment abandonment
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2011:15(11);S70.
Open access http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/AbstractBook2011_Web.pdf page 70
Oral presentation OP-432-28 in session 02. The spectrum of TB management issues at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Lille Oct. 2011. A recording of this presentation with the projected slides has open access  http://uwclh.conference2web.com/content/1286

ABSTRACT. Grannan BL, Castro EA, Valera E, Zevallos K, Montoya R, Ramos E, Boccia D, Evans CA
High risk of airborne TB transmission in prefabricated homes donated to families with TB & MDRTB
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2011:15(11);S243.
Open access http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/AbstractBook2011_Web.pdf  page 243
Poster discussion presentation PC-795-29 in session 28. TB treatment adherence/case management II at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Lille October 2011.

ABSTRACT. MA Tovar, SG Schumacher, C Osorio, E Ramos, M Llacza, T Valencia, B Herrera, CA Evans
Comparison of TB diagnosis with the MDR/XDRTB Colour Test and MODS
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2011:15(11);S274.
Open access http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/AbstractBook2011_Web.pdf  page 274
Poster discussion presentation PC-1270-29 in session 34. Rapid TB diagnosis II at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Lille October 2011.

ABSTRACT. M Maritz, A Bayer, K Zevallos, CD Acosta, R Montoya, M Rivero, CM Ford, CA Evans
Tuberculosis treatment adherence and mortality are predicted by low social capital
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2011:15(11);S304-305.
Open access http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/AbstractBook2011_Web.pdf  page 304
Poster discussion presentation PC-778-30 in session 41. Understanding stigma: impacts on TB and HIV programmes at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease annual conference in Lille October 2011

 

2010

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

. Boccia, D., J Hargreaves, K Lonnroth, E Jaramillo, J Weiss, M Uplekar, JDH Porter, CA Evans transferencia de efectivo y las intervenciones de microfinanzas para el control de la tuberculosis: Revisar la evidencia e implementación retos de impacto . En la prensa de la OMS Determinantes Sociales de la Salud Documento de debate de la serie, informe de la Organización Mundial de la Salud.  [PDF]

Córdoba, J., R Shiloh, R Gilman, P Sheen, Martin L, M Arenas, L Caviedes, V Kawai, G Soto, DL Williams, M Zimic, AR Escombe, CA Evans. Evaluación de las herramientas moleculares para la detección y sensibilidad a los medicamentos las pruebas de BTT en las muestras de heces de pacientes con tuberculosis pulmonar . Journal of Clinical Microbiology 48 de mayo de 2010 (5):. 1820-1826 [PDF] [PubMed acceso Abierto] El acceso abierto:  http: //www.ncbi.nlm.nih. gov / PubMed / 20200293    

Oberhelman, R., G Soto, R Gilman, L Caviedes, M Castillo, L Kolevic, T Del Pino, M Saito, E Salazar, E Negrón, A Laguna, D Moore, CA Evans.  Enfoques diagnósticos nuevos de TB pediátrica entre Perú los niños.  Lancet Infectious Diseases 2010 sep; 10 (9): 612-20. Epub 2010 Jul 23. Internet el 26 de julio de, 2010  [PDF] [PubMed]
El acceso abierto:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20656559

Onifade, D., Una Bayer, R Montoya, M Haro, J Alva, J Franco, R Sosa, B Valiente, C Ford, C Acosta, CA Evans. Un estudio de los obstáculos y las oportunidades para la equidad de género en el control de la TB .  BMC Public salud 2010 29 Jun; 10:. 381  [PDF] [Diario de acceso Abierto] [PubMed acceso Abierto] El acceso abierto:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20587044  

Ramos, E., SG Schumacher, M Siedner, B Herrera, W Quino, J Alvarado, R Montoya, L Grandjean, L Martin, JM Sherman, RH Gilman, CA Evans. La optimización de las pruebas de tuberculosis para los laboratorios básicos . American Journal of Tropical Medicine e Higiene 2010 Oct; 83 (4):. 896-901 [PDF] [PubMed] El acceso abierto: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20889887 *   

Uddin, J., AE González, RH Gilman, LH Thomas, S Rodriguez, CA Evans, DG Remick, HH García, JS Friedland. Los mecanismos que regulan la secreción CCL8 en la neurocisticercosis y el efecto del tratamiento antiparasitario . Journal of Immunology. 2010 Oct 1; 185 (7): 4478-84. Epub 2010 Sep 8.  [PDF]  [PubMed Acceso Abierto]  El acceso abierto: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20826750 

Zevallos, K., KC Vergara, Vergara, C Vidal, HH García, CA Evans. Reacciones de las pruebas de la tuberculina no se ven afectadas por la gravedad de las infecciones hiperendémicos intestinales por helmintos, las coinfecciones y la terapia de albendazol. American Journal of Medicine & Tropical higiene 2010; 83 319-325 [PDF] [PubMed] El acceso abierto:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20682875 

ABSTRACTS

. Acosta, C, D Boccia, R Montoya, D Onifade, C Ford, J Franco, J Alva, C Evans estigmatización TB se asocia con el ocultamiento de la enfermedad y la mala adherencia al tratamiento. Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010: 14 (11 .), S248  [PDF] http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf página 248. presentación exhibición del cartel en la Conferencia anual Internacional de Enfermedades 41ª Unión contra la tuberculosis y pulmón en Berlín, Alemania, noviembre 11-15, 2010. Resumen de ref. 0.101.380.

Albrecht, SJ, Luz Caviedes, Patricia Sheen, Fanny Arenas, Patricia Fuentes, Teresa Valencia, Vivian Kawai, Giselle Soto, Laura Martin, Diana L. Williams, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans. Comparación de diferentes molecular y cultura- técnicas de heces basados ​​en el diagnóstico de la tuberculosis pulmonar . americana J Medicina Tropical e Higiene 2010: 83 (5); 337. [PDF] El acceso abierto:  http://www.ajtmh.org/content/83/5_Suppl/283.full.pdf  página 337 Póster presentado en la 59ª reunión anual de la Sociedad Americana de Medicina Tropical e Higiene en Atlanta, EE.UU. Noviembre 3-7, 2010. Abstract # 1132. 

Aldridge, R., T Valencia, B Herrera, L Pealing, S Eisen, Friedland J, R Gilman, C Evans. Un ensayo in vitro de inmunidad anti-micobacteriana predice factores de riesgo nutricional en los contactos familiares de pacientes con tuberculosis . Revista Internacional de la tuberculosis y la enfermedad pulmonar 2010: 14 (11); S122.  [PDF]  el acceso abierto:  http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 122.
presentación exhibición del cartel en la Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y Enfermedad pulmonar Conferencia anual número 41 en Berlín Alemania, noviembre 11-15, 2010. Resumen de ref. 0.101.438.

Allen, NR, Frank Oliver, Christopher Loiselle, Claudio Rocha, Rosario Montoya, Karen Zevallos, Antonino Curatola, Carlton A Evans.  La depresión y tendencias suicidas en los pacientes con tuberculosis .
Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010: 14 (11); S312- 313.  [PDF]  el acceso abierto: http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf página 312.
Presentado en la Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y la enfermedad pulmonar Conferencia anual número 41 en Berlín, Alemania, 11 de Noviembre -15 de 2010. Resumen de ref. 0.100.563.

. Gavino, AM, Rosario Montoya, Jessica Alba, Jessica Franco, Betty Valiente, Maribel Rivero, Colleen Acosta, Carlton Un Evans Los verdaderos costos que los pacientes reciban la tuberculosis libre y el cuidado de MDR-TB . Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010: 14 (11); S78. [PDF] el acceso abierto:  http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 78. presentación de carteles debate en la Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y pulmón 41ª Conferencia anual en Berlín, Alemania, 11-15 de noviembre de 2010. Resumen 0.101.508.  

Glover, S., W Quino, B Herrera, T Valencia, E Ramos, W Riveros, M Llacza, C Evans. El campo y la TB y TB MDR diagnóstico: el efecto de las pruebas de esputo retardada . Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010: 14 (11); S276-277. [PDF] el acceso abierto: http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 276. presentación de pantalla póster en la 41 Enfermedad Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y pulmón Conferencia anual en Berlín, Alemania, 11-15 de noviembre de 2010. Resumen 0.100.573. 

Grannan, BL, Castro EA, Valera E, K Zevallos, Montoya R, Ramos E, Gilman RH, Evans CA. hogar ventilación natural influye en el riesgo de transmisión de la tuberculosis Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010: 14 (11); S380 .  [PDF] el acceso abierto:  http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf página 380.
Presentado en la 41ª Conferencia anual Internacional de Enfermedades de la Unión contra la tuberculosis y de pulmón en Berlín, Alemania, 11 de Noviembre -15 de 2010. Resumen de ref. 0.101.476.

Grannan, BL, D Boccia, Castro EA, Valera E, K Zevallos, Montoya R, Evans CA.  Vivienda, la ventilación y la transmisión de la tuberculosis[PDF]  Presentación invitada por Grannan B en el simposio: 40. Más allá de los laboratorios y las píldoras para un mejor control de la tuberculosis : ¿qué papel para los programas contra la tuberculosis? Lunes, 15 de noviembre 2010 09:00-11:15 (presentación 09:00-09:20). Una grabación de esta presentación con las diapositivas proyectadas tiene acceso abierto a  http://uwclh.conference2web.com/content/501

Jongkaewwattana, C., Samuel G. Schumacher, Karine Zevallos, Rosario Montoya, Matthew R Baldwin, Maribel Rivero, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans.  Asociación entre la estacionalidad de la incidencia de la tuberculosis, la luz del sol y de la vitamina D concentración .  Revista Internacional de la enfermedad de TB & Lung 2010: 14 (11); S201.  [PDF] el acceso abierto: http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 201. presentación de carteles debate en la Unión Internacional contra TB y Conferencia anual de la enfermedad pulmonar número 41 en Berlín, Alemania, noviembre 11-15, 2010. Resumen 0.101.478.

Quino, W., Sarah Glover, Rosario Sosa, Arquimedes M Gavino, Jessica Alvarado, Jessica Alva, Samuel G Schumacher, Carlton Un Evans. Auramina diagnósticos de microscopía grupos específicos de pacientes con tuberculosis que no son diagnosticadas mediante microscopía ZN . Revista Internacional de la tuberculosis y Enfermedades Respiratorias 2010: 14 (11); S350-351. [PDF] el acceso abierto: http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 350. Presentado en la Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y pulmón enfermedad Conferencia anual número 41 en Berlín, Alemania, noviembre 11-15, 2010. Resumen de ref. 0101181  

. Ramos, E., S Schumacher, M Siedner, B Herrera, W Quino, J Alvarado, R Gilman, C Evans El diagnóstico de tuberculosis pulmonar mediante la concentración de esputo con la filtración Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010: 14 (11) ; S277.  [PDF]  el acceso abierto: http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  la página 277
de presentación de visualización del cartel en la 41ª Conferencia anual de la enfermedad pulmonar Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y en Berlín, Alemania, 11-15 de noviembre de 2010. Resumen 0.100.905.

Rocha, C, R Montoya, K Zevallos, W Ynga, J Franco, M Fernández, M Sabaduche, N Becerra, A Tapley, N Allen, D Onifade, M Tovar, T Valencia, C Evans. Impacto de las intervenciones socioeconómicas sobre el acceso a la atención de tuberculosis .  Resumen impreso en las actas del simposio. Presentación de becas “Impacto del nivel socioeconómico Las intervenciones sobre el acceso a la atención de tuberculosis” por Rocha C al UNION-TB CDC sesión de resúmenes de última hora, Berlín, Alemania, 14 de noviembre de 2010. 44.Session 15,2 Estocolmo Lunes, 15 de noviembre de 2010 de 9.00 a 11.15. Una grabación de esta presentación con las diapositivas proyectadas tiene acceso abierto a  http://uwclh.conference2web.com/content/399

Rocha, C, R Montoya, K Zevallos, A Curatola, W Ynga, J Franco, M Fernández, N Becerra, M Sabaduche, MA Tovar, E Ramos, A Tapley, NR Allen, DA Onifade, CD Acosta, M Maritz, . DF Concha, SG Schumacher, CA Evans Mejorar los resultados de la tuberculosis a través de intervenciones sociales en el Perú . presentación invitada por Evans CA en el simposio: 40. Más allá de los laboratorios y las píldoras para un mejor control de la tuberculosis: ¿qué papel para los programas contra la tuberculosis? Lunes, 15 de noviembre 2010 09:00-11:15 (presentación 09:25-9:45). Una grabación de esta presentación con las diapositivas proyectadas tiene acceso abierto a  http://uwclh.conference2web.com/content/440

Schumacher, SG, Teresa Valencia, Rosario Montoya, Marco Tovar, Arquimedes Gavino, Silvia Carrera, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans. La efectividad operacional de cultivo de TB sensible y pruebas de susceptibilidad a fármacos en un entorno de alta prevalencia . Revista Internacional de la enfermedad de TB & Lung 2010: 14 (11); S72-73.  [PDF]  el acceso abierto:  http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 72. presentación de carteles debate en la Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y 41ª Conferencia anual Enfermedades Respiratorias en Berlín, Alemania, 13 de noviembre de 2010. Resumen 0.100.042.

Surey, JJ, Marco Tovar, Roberto H Gilman1, Giselle Soto, Jaime Ortiz, Richard Rodríguez, Luz Caviedes, Carlton Un Evans. Intermitente adherencia al tratamiento de TB se asocia con un peor pronóstico a largo plazo[PDF] Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010:. 14 (11); S375  acceso abierto:  http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 375
Presentado en la 41ª Conferencia anual Internacional de Enfermedades de la Unión contra la tuberculosis y de pulmón en Berlín, Alemania , noviembre 11-15, 2010. Resumen de ref. 0.100.179.

Tovar, MA, Carmen Osorio, Eric Ramos, Manuel Llacza, Beatriz Herrera, Samuel G Schumacher, Roberto H Gilman, Carlton Un Evans.  Una prueba de color simple para el diagnóstico de TB MDR y XDRTB en condiciones de campo Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010: 14 (11); S 73.  [PDF] el acceso abierto: http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 73. presentación de carteles discusión en la 41 Enfermedad Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y pulmón Conferencia anual en Berlín, Alemania, 11-15 de noviembre de 2010. Resumen 0.101.296.

Tovar, MA, Valencia T, J Alvarado, Rojas C, L Caviedes, Schumacher S, R Gilman, Evans C. pruebas rápidas TBMFR directa mejor predice el resultado clínico de las pruebas retardada convencional Revista Internacional de Enfermedades de la tuberculosis y de pulmón 2010: 14 (11 );. S73-74 [PDF] el acceso abierto http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf  página 73 presentación impresa discusión en la 41ª Conferencia anual de la enfermedad pulmonar Unión Internacional contra la tuberculosis y en Berlín, Alemania, noviembre 11-15, 2010. Resumen de ref. 010061.  

Zevallos, K., Boccia D, R Montoya, Alva J, Valencia T, Rivero M, R Gilman, Evans, C. La pobreza y la mala alimentación son los principales factores de riesgo para la enfermedad de la tuberculosis después de la exposición . International Journal of Tuberculosis Pulmonar y 2010: 14 (11);. S383-4  [PDF] el acceso abierto http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf página 383 Presentado en la 41ª Conferencia anual IJTLD en Berlín, Alemania, Nov 11- 15, 2010. Abstract # 0101495.
 

2009

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Escombe, AR, DA Moore, RH Gilman, M. Ñavincopa, E. Ticona, B. Mitchell, C. Noakes, C. Martínez, P. Sheen, R. Ramírez, W. Quino, A. González, JS Friedland, y CA Evans. 2009. Alto-sala de la luz ultravioleta y la ionización negativa del aire para prevenir la transmisión de la tuberculosis . PLoS Med. 6: e43 [PDF] [PubMed]  

Ford, CM, AM Bayer, R. Gilman, D. Onifade, C. Acosta, L. Cabrera, C. Vidal, y CA Evans. 2/009.  Los factores asociados con la tuberculosis retardada comportamiento de solicitar las pruebas en la Amazonía peruana .  American Journal de Medicina Tropical e Higiene. [PDF] [AJTMH]  

Sheen, P., M. Méndez, RH Gilman, L. Peña, L. Caviedes, MJ Zimic, Y. Zhang, DA Moore, y CA Evans. 2009.  Un esputo prueba de PCR-SSCP para la detección en el mismo día de la resistencia a la pirazinamida en los pacientes con tuberculosis .  J Clin Microbiol. [PDF] [PubMed]  

ABSTRACTS

IUATLD conference in Cancun Dec 2009
ABSTRACT. Karine Zevallos, Jessica Alvarado, Willi Quino, Patricia Fuentes, Patricia Sheen, Beatriz Herrera, Teresa Valencia, Eric Ramos, Jessica Alva, Maribel Rivero, Rosario Montoya, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans
Household TB clustering associated with TB reactivation and poverty.
Abstract printed in the symposium proceedings. Scholarship from the Centres for Disease Control for Dr Karine Zevallos to present as an oral presentation in the ‘late-breaker’ session at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009.[pdf]

ABSTRACT. A Curatola, R Montoya, M Rivero, C Rocha, M Tovar, T Valencia, K Zevallos, CA Evans.
Fighting poverty to control tuberculosis: preliminary results of a trial in Peru.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S60.
http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
Invited oral presentation at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Presentation # 0010193. Symposium 54: Addressing social determinants & risk factors of TB – expanding the TB control paradigm.

ABSTRACT. Scarlet Shell, Eric Ramos, Beatriz Herrera, Robert H. Gilman, Willi Quino, Jessica Alvarado, Teresa Valencia, Carlton A. Evans.
The colorimetric indicator STC facilitates TB culture diagnosis using the MODS technique.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S76.
Open access:http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf page 76. Poster discussion presentation on Saturday 5th December at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 3-7, 2009. Poster # PC-95611-05. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Patricia Sheen, Jaeson S Calla, Robert H Gilman, Luz Caviedes, Beatriz Herrera, Teresa Valencia, Mirko Zimic, Carlton A Evans.
Rapid pyrazinamide susceptibility testing with the MODS technique directly from sputum.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S287-288.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdfpage 287. Featured abstract oral presentation on Monday December 7th 2009 at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Abstract # FA-95601-07. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. M Hollm-Delgado, F Arenas, R Gilman, J Cordova, P Sheen, E Ticona, J Ortiz, C Evans.
Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis acquisition during DOTS.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S287.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 287. Featured oral abstract presentation on Monday December 7th, 2009 at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Abstract # FA-95590-07. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. C Acosta, M Baldwin, R Montoya, D Onifade, CM Ford, AM Bayer, RH Gilman, CA Evans.
TB stigmatization is associated with treatment non-adherence in impoverished areas of Peru.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S193.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 193. Poster discussion presentation on December 6th 2009 at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PC -95641-06. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Tovar MA, Alva J, Ahn Y, Franco J, Magallanes Y, Carrera S,Gilman RH, Evans CA.
Zinc cream augments pediatric tuberculin skin test reactions.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S108-109.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 108. Poster display presentation on Saturday December 5th at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PS-94754-05. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Robert W. Aldridge, Beatriz Herrera, Teresa Valencia, Louise Pealing, Sarah Eisen, Jon S. Friedland, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans.
BCG vaccination augments human humoral as well as cellular anti-mycobacterial immunity.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S372.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 372. Poster display presentation on December 7th 2009 at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PS-94838-07. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Patricia Sheen, Julianna Cordova, Fanny Arenas, Luz Caviedes, Vivian Kawai, Giselle Soto, Diana L Williams, Carlton A Evans.
Evaluation of molecular tools for detection and drug susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in stool specimens from patients with pulmonary TB.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S86.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 86. Poster discussion presentation on Saturday December 5th at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PC-95540-05. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Antonio Bernabe-Ortiz, Cesar P Carcamo, Robert H Gilman, Juan F Sanchez, Giselle Soto, Marco Tovar, Asa Tapley, CA Evans.
Early treatment response predicts MDRTB, treatment failure and mortality.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S97.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 97. Poster display presentation on December 5th at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PS-94968-05. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Samuel G Schumacher, Rosario Montoya, Robert H. Gilman, Jessica Alva, Maria Haro, Maribel Rivero, Antonino Curatola, Carlton A. Evans.
A study of the potential for improved TB diagnostic test sensitivity to accelerate patient diagnosis.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S344.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 344. Poster display presentation on Monday 7th December 2009 at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PS-94137-07. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Dami A. Onifade, Rosario Montoya, Robert H Gilman, Jessica Alva, Nataly Becerra, Arquimedes Gavino, Maribel Rivero, Carlton A. Evans.
Active case finding overcomes gender barriers to diagnosing tuberculosis.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S150.
http://www.ifhad.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Preview-of-%E2%80%9Cwww.worldlunghealth.org-…tract_Book_2009_Web.pdf%E2%80%9D.pdf
Poster Display presentation on December 5th at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PS-94434-05.
http://www.theunion.org/images/stories/journal/ABSTRACT_BOOK_2009_Web.pdf
ABSTRACT. Marjory A. Bravard, Jonathan M. Sherman, Laura J Martin, Louis Grandjean, Teresa Valencia, Rosario Montoya, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans.
Sputum vital stain microscopy to predict sputum culture results and infectiousness.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S85.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 85. Poster discussion presentation on 5th December 2009 at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PC-95490-05. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Asencios L, Leo E, Quispe N, Ramírez J, Torres E, Vásquez L, Evans CA, Mendoza A.
Extended susceptibilities of 281 XDRTB and 5589 MDRTB strains from patients in Peru.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S103.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 103. Poster presentation at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. P. Selvam, N. Becerra, R.H. Gilman, R Pina, J. Franco, J. Alvarado, B. Herrera, CA. Evans.
Comparison of five novel methods to capture and culture TB cough aerosols in low-resource settings.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S366-367.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdfpage 366. Poster discussion presentation on 7th December 2009 at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 3-7, 2009. Abstract # PS-95589-07 [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Carolyn M Ford, Angela M Bayer, Robert H Gilman, Dami Onifade, Colleen Acosta, Lilia Cabrera, Carlos Vidal, Carlton A Evans.
Factors associated with delayed tuberculosis test-seeking behaviour.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S289.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 289. Poster discussion presentation on Monday, 7 December 2009, 12:45-13:45 at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Abstract# PC-94315-07 [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Svenja J. Albrecht, R.H. Gilman, Patricia Sheen, Fanny Arenas, Vivian Kawai, Giselle Soto, Diana L Williams, Carlton A Evans.
Comparison of molecular and culture-based stool testing for diagnosis of pulmonary TB.
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S350-351.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 350. Poster discussion presentation Monday, 7on 6th December 2009, 12:45 to 13:45 in the Laboratory, TB and diagnostic II session at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009.. Abstract # PS-95499-07 [pdf]

ABSTRACT. D Boccia, J Hargreaves, K Lonnroth, M Uplekar, J Weiss, E Jaramillo, J Porter, CA Evans
Review of socioeconomic interventions for health improvements: reproducibility for TB control?
International Journal of TB & Lung Disease 2010: 13(12); S61.
Open access http://www.worldlunghealth.org/Conf2009/website/assets/files/Abstract_Book_2009_Web.pdf
page 61. Oral presentation by D Boccia at the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease 40th Annual Conference in Cancun, Mexico, December 3-7, 2009. Symposium 54: Addressing social determinants & risk factors of TB – expanding the tuberculosis control paradigm. [pdf]

ASTMH conference in Washington DC Nov 2009
ABSTRACT. Jonathan M. Sherman, Marco Tovar, Robert H Gilman, Luz Caviedes, Giselle Soto, Antonio Bernabe, Mirko Zimic, Lilia Cabrera, Jaime Ortiz, Nilda Victoria Trejo Maguiña, Richard Rodriguez, Carlton A. Evans.
Treating isoniazid monoresistant TB with standard first-line regimens results in high rates of treatment failure, TB recurrence, and TB-related death.
American J Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 2009: 81(5); 213.
Oral presentation in Scientific Session: 125. Pneumonia, Respiratory Infections and Tuberculosis Saturday, November 21, 2009, 10:15 am – 12:00 noon at The 58th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Washington DC, USA 18-22nd Nov. 2009. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Samuel G Schumacher, Rosario Montoya, Robert H. Gilman, Jessica Franco, Betty Valiente, Enit Valera, Silvia Carrera, Karine Zevallos, Dami Onifade, Colleen Acosta, Carlton A. Evans.
TB diagnostic delay in high-incidence shantytown communities.
American J Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 2009: 81(5); 73.
Poster presentation (Abstract#1314, Presentation Number: 260) in Session A, Thursday, November 19 Noon – 1:30 pm at the 58th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Washington DC, USA 18-22nd November 2009. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Chulanee Jongkaewwattana, Samuel G Schumacher, Karine Zevallos, Mathew Baldwin, Alejandro Necochea, Rosario Montoya, Robert H. Gilman, Carlton A. Evans.
TB and nutritional status in transitional communities.
American J Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 2009: 81(5); 73-74.
Poster presentation (Abstract#1316, Presentation Number: 261) in Session A, Thursday, November 19 Noon – 1:30 pm at the 58th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Washington DC, USA 18-22nd November 2009. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Marco A Tovar, Teresa Valencia, Robert H Gilman, Lucy Caviedes, Eric Ramos, Jessica Alvarado, Willi Quino, Beatriz Herrera, Carlton A Evans.
Validation of the Microscopic-Observation Drug-Susceptibility (MODS) technique for drug-susceptibility testing during TB therapy.
American J Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 2009: 81(5); 212.
open access http://www.ajtmh.org/content/81/5_Suppl_1/201.full.pdf page 212
Prize oral presentation with young investigator scholarship (Abstract#1317, Presentation Number: 734) Session 125, Wednesday, November 10.15 – 12.00 am at the The 58th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Washington DC, USA 18-22nd November 2009. [pdf]
http://www.ifhad.org/Abstracts/2009/ASTHM pdfs/Tovar MA 2009 p212 Microscopic-Observation MODS therapy CAWE zx.doc.pdf

ABSTRACT. Colleen Acosta, Alejandro Necochea, Mathew Baldwin, Rosario Montoya, Dami Onifade, CM Ford, RH Gilman, CA Evans.
TB related stigma is associated with poverty, lack of education and female gender in Peruvian shantytowns.
American J Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 2009: 81(5); 172.
Presentation (Abstract#1315, Presentation Number: 605) in Poster Session B, Friday, November 20 Noon – 1:30 pm at the 58th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Washington DC, USA 18-22nd November 2009. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. Dami A. Onifade, Angela Bayer, Julian Surey, Rosario Montoya, Marie Haro, Jessica Alva, Jessica Franco, Rosario Sosa, Betty Valiente, Enit Valera, Carolyn Ford, Colleen Acosta, Karine Zevallos, Samuel G. Schumacher, Carlton A. Evans
A study of obstacles and opportunities for gender equity in tuberculosis control.
Prize scholarship late-breaker in clinical tropical medicine poster-discussion presentation (Abstract#2975) in Friday, November 20th Noon – 1:30 pm at the 58th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Washington DC, USA 18-22nd November 2009.
http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTGENDER/Resources/obstacles_opportunities_gender_TBcontrol.pdf

ABSTRACT. Hollm-Delgado M. G., F. Arenas, Cordova J, Sheen P, Evans CA, Ticona E, Gilman R.
Analysis of strain transmission during epidemic of multi-drug resistant TB among aids patients receiving directly observed therapy short course (DOTS).
American J Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 2009: 81(5); 74.
Oral presentation (Abstract #) at The 58th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Washington DC, USA 18-22nd November 2009.
IUATLD conference in Vancouver February 2009
ABSTRACT. Herrera*, P. Selvam* (*joint first authors), RH. Gilman, J. Alvarado, E. Ramos, T. Valencia, S. Carrera, J. Alva, J. Franco, M. Haro, R. Montoya, CA Evans.
Evaluation of cough plates for TB diagnosis and assessment of infectiousness in resource-poor settings.
Abstract printed in the symposium proceedings page 95. Poster presentation by Prabu Selvam at the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease North American Region 13th Annual Conference at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, Vancouver, BC, Canada, February 26-28, 2009. [pdf]
http://www.ifhad.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Herrera-B-2009-p95-Evaluation-of-cough-plate-CAWE-zx.pdf

ABSTRACT. RW Aldridge, B Herrera, T Valencia, L Pealing, S Eisen, D Macdonald, I Leybell, A Koyanagi, S Wiles, M Rivero, R Montoya, JS Friedland, RH Gilman, CA Evans.
An in vitro field test of anti-mycobacterial immunity predicts in vivo TB risk factors.
Abstract printed in the symposium proceedings. Poster presentation by Dr Rob Aldridge at the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease North American Region 13th Annual Conference at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, Vancouver, BC, Canada, February 26-28, 2009 [pdf]
http://www.ifhad.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Aldridge.-theunion.org-images-…TRACT_BOOK_2010_Web.pdf”.pdf

ABSTRACT. Curatola AG, Soto G, Gilman RH, Saito M, Bernabe A, Pelly TF, Ahn Y, Zimic M, Ortiz J, Tovar M, Rodriguez R, Evans CA.
The interpretation of large tuberculin skin test reactions.
Abstract printed in the symposium proceedings. Poster presentation by Dr Antonino Curatola at the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease North American Region 13th Annual Conference at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, Vancouver, BC, Canada, February 26-28, 2009. [pdf]

Other abstracts published in 2009
ABSTRACT. R Chew, L Caviedes, P Fuentes, J Coronel, M Zimic, B Herrera, T Valencia, I Sabogal, L Huaroto, C Evans.
Evaluation of the effects of chitin-sedimentation and sonication on mycobacterial concentration in clinical sputum samples for tuberculosis diagnosis.
Abstract printed in the symposium proceedings. Oral presentation at the European Tropical Medicine and International Health Congress, Verona, Italy, September 2009. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. P Selvam, B Herrera, N Herrera, R Mimbela, J Alvarado, E Ramos, J Alva, J Franco, R Montoya, RH. Gilman, CA Evans.
TB cough aerosol analysis in a Peruvian shantytown.
Abstract printed in the symposium proceedings. Presented by Prabu Selvam at the Johns Hopkins University Delta Omega public health research completion in March 2009 in Baltimore, USA and awarded a prize as the third best abstract at the meeting. [pdf]

ABSTRACT. P Selvam, B Herrera, N Herrera, R Mimbela, J Alvarado, E Ramos, J Alva, J Franco, R Montoya, RH. Gilman, CA Evans.
TB cough aerosol analysis in a Peruvian shantytown.
Abstract printed in the symposium proceedings. Presented at The New Investigator in Global Health: Global Health Council’s 36th Annual International Conference on Global Health (New Technologies + Proven Strategies = Healthy Communities). May 26-30, 2009. Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC, USA. [pdf]

 

2008

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Asayag, CR, CR Garay, GM Sánchez, CC Ángeles, CJ Baca, CA Evans, PP Yori y M. Kosek, 2008.  Ocho años de edad con fiebre, hepatomegalia, y gota gruesa positiva Am J Trop Med Hyg 79: 473. [PDF] [AJTMH] 

Escomb, e AR, DA Moore, RH Gilman, W. Pan, M. Ñavincopa, E. Ticona, C. Martínez, L. Caviedes, P. Sheen, A. González, CJ Noakes, JS Friedland y CA Evans. 2008.  La capacidad de infección de los pacientes tuberculosos coinfectados por el VIH .  PLoS Med. 5: E188 [PDF] [PubMed] 

Grandjean, L., L. Martin, RH Gilman, T. Valencia, B. Herrera, W. Quino, E. Ramos, M. Rivero, R. Montoya, AR Escombe, D. Coleman, D. Mitchison y CA Evans. 2008. La tuberculosis diagnóstico y la resistencia a múltiples pruebas realizadas por cultivo de esputo directa en caldo selectivo sin descontaminación o centrifugación .  J Clin Microbiol 46: 2339-44. [PDF] [PubMed] 

Tovar, M., MJ Siedner, RH Gilman, C. Santillan, L. Caviedes, T. Valencia, O. Jave, AR Escombe, DA Moore, y CA Evans. 2008.  Me mproved diagnóstico de la tuberculosis pleural utilizando la técnica de observación de susceptibilidad a fármacos microscopic- . Clin Infect Dis. 46: 909-12 [PDF]  [PubMed]

Wolf, H., M. Méndez, RH Gilman, P. Sheen, G. Soto, AK Velarde, M. Zimic, AR Escombe, S. Montenegro, RA Oberhelman, y CA Evans. 2008.  El diagnóstico de tuberculosis pulmonar pediátrica por las heces de PCR . Am J Trop Med Hyg. 79: 893-8 [PDF] [PubMed]

ABSTRACTS

Alvarado, J., W. Quino, R. Gilman, E. Ramos, B. Herrera, S. Shell, P. Montoya, R. Sosa, G. Sandhu, AG Curatola, J. Alva, y CA Evans. 2008.  diagnóstico Tuberculosis se acelera mediante la incorporación del indicador colorimétrico STC en medios de cultivo .  P. S85, la presentación del cartel en la 39ª Conferencia Mundial sobre la Salud Respiratoria de la Enfermedad Unión Internacional contra la Tuberculosis y pulmón. Resumen PS-81879-18 publicado en las Actas de la conferencia, París, el 18 de octubre de 2008.  [PDF]

Curatola, AG, R. Montoya, R. López, W. Ynga, J. Franco, J. Alva, M. Rivero, K. Zevallos, B. Herrera, E. Ramos, M. Tovar, J. Hargreaves, J. Porter, CA y Evan. 2008. Lucha contra la pobreza para el control de la TB .  Presentación oral invitado en la reunión anual del grupo STOP-TB Organización Mundial de la Salud que trabaja en la tuberculosis y la pobreza. , París 14 de octubre de 2008.  [PDF] 

Herrera, B., E. Ramos, RH Gilman, L. Grandjean, L. Martin, J. Alvarado, W. Quino, G. Sandhu, J. Alva, R. Sosa, S. Carrera, D. Coleman, D. Mitchison, y CA Evans. 2008. Una simple prueba de color para el diagnóstico de TB MDR y XDRTB en condiciones de campo .  Presentación de carteles en los CDC sesión de última hora interruptor sobre la tuberculosis La 39ª Conferencia Mundial sobre Salud Pulmonar de la Unión Internacional Contra la Tuberculosis y pulmón., Paris, 20 de octubre de 2008 a las 8.45 – 8.55 am.  [PDF]

Herrera, B., E. Ramos, RH Gilman, L. Grandjean, L. Martin, J. Alvarado, T. Valencia, W. Quino, G. Sandhu, J. Alva, R. Sosa, S. Carrera, D. Coleman, D. Mitchison, y CA Evans. 2008.  La simplificación de las pruebas de TB / TB MDR basada en la cultura de los laboratorios periféricos .  Invitada presentación oral en FIND Foro científico sobre los avances recientes en diagnóstico de la tuberculosis, París 17 de octubre de 2008 AGENDA en:.. A las 10.35  [PDF1] [PDF2] 

Hollm-Delgado, M., L. Caviedes, RH Gilman, W. Checkley, A. Vivar, E. Sánchez, Y. Pinedo,
JS Friedland, CA Evans, y DAJ Moore. 2008. Revisión pacientes con VIH, la tuberculosis usando MODS: una manta o dirigido enfoque?  Presentación de póster en el Consejo Mundial de Salud – 35ª Conferencia Internacional sobre la salud mundial. , 27-31 de mayo de 2008, Washington, DC, EE.UU..  [PDF] 

Hollm Delgado-M, QW, Gilman R, Ramos E, B Herrera, Alvarado J, R Montoya, Evans C. 2008.  El etambutol y estreptomicina prueba de MTB utilizando el ensayo MODS . Reunión conjunta de la 48ª Conferencia Anual Interciencia sobre Agentes Antimicrobianos y Quimioterapia (ICAAC) y 46ª Reunión anual de la Sociedad Americana de Enfermedades Infecciosas. , 25-8 octubre de 2008, Washington, DC, EE.UU..  [PDF]

Ramos, E., MJ Siedner, RH Gilman, B. Herrera, W. Quino, J. Alvarado, N. Arcy, G. Sandhu, L. Grandjean, L. Martin, R. Montoya, y CA Evans. 2008.  diagnóstico cultivo de M. tuberculosis sensible y rápido con el filtro desechables sustitución de la centrífuga de laboratorio .  P. s87, Póster presentado en la 39ª Conferencia Mundial sobre la Salud Respiratoria de la Enfermedad Unión Internacional contra la Tuberculosis y pulmón. Resumen PS-82396-18. París, el 18 de octubre de 2008.  [PDF]

Sheen, P., RH Gilman, y CA Evans. 2008. Una rápida esputo prueba de PCR-SSCP para guiar el uso pirazinamida en la tuberculosis terapia P. s67, Póster presentado en la 39ª Conferencia Mundial sobre la Salud Respiratoria de la Enfermedad Unión Internacional contra la Tuberculosis y pulmón. Resumen PC-82405-18 París, 18 de octubre de 2008.  [PDF] 

 

2007

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Escombe, AR, DAJ Moore, RH Gilman, JS Friedland y CA Evans. 2007. La ventilación natural tiene un importante papel que desempeñar en el control de la infección tuberculosa (correspondencia). PLoS Medicine. 4: E195 [PDF]  [PLoS]

Escombe, AR, C Oeser, RH Gilman, M. Ñavincopa, E. Ticona, C. Martínez, L. Caviedes, P. Sheen, A. González, C. Noakes, DA Moore, JS Friedland y CA Evans. 2007.  La detección de la transmisión aérea de la tuberculosis en pacientes infectados por el VIH, utilizando un modelo in vivo para muestras de aire . Clin Infect Dis. 44: 1349-1357 [PDF] [ PubMed]

Escombe, AR, CC Oeser, RH Gilman, M. Ñavincopa, E. Ticona, W. Pan, C. Martínez, J. Chacaltana, R. Rodríguez, DA Moore, JS Friedland y CA Evans. 2007.  La ventilación natural para la prevención del contagio en el aire .  PLoS Med. 4: e68 [PDF] [PubMed] 

Rao, VB, TF Pelly, RH Gilman, L. Cabrera, J. Delgado, G. Soto, JS Friedland, AR Escombe, RE Negro, y CA Evans. 2007.  . Nata y fiabilidad de la prueba de la tuberculina zinc  Emerg Infect Dis. 13: 1101-4 [PDF] [PubMed] 

ABSTRACTS

2007 abstracts ASTMH Philadelphia
ABSTRACT. Scarlet Shell, Eric Ramos, Beatriz Herrera, Robert H. Gilman, Willi Quino, Jessica Alvarado, Teresa Valencia, Gurjinder Sandhu, Maribel Rivero, Silvia Carrera, Rosario Montoya, Jessica Alva, Jessica Franco, Maria Haro, Rosario Sosa, Enit Valera, Betty Valiente, Antonino Curatola, A. Roderick Escombe, David A. J. Moore, Paty Sheen, Carlton A. Evans.
Enhancing tuberculosis culture diagnosis with the colorimetric indicator STC
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE. 77: X. Nov 2007 late-breaker
Late-breaker abstract presented by Scarlet Shell at the 2007 American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene annual conference on November 4-8 in Philadelphia by Scarlet Shell as a poster presentation.

ABSTRACT. Antonino Curatola, Gurjinder Sandhu, Robert H. Gilman, Giselle Soto, Antonio Bemabe, Mayuko Saito, Tom Pelly, Yvonne Ahn, Marco Tovar, Richard Rodriguez, A. Roderick Escombe, Carlton A. Evans.
Tuberculin skin testing has limited diagnostic utility for adult pulmonary tuberculosis in endemic region.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE. 77: 194-195. Nov 2007
Presented at the 2007 American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene annual conference on November 4-8 in Philadelphia by Dr Antonino Curatola as a poster presentation. Abstract # 07-A-868-ASTMH

2007 abstracts IUATLD Cape town
ABSTRACT. Louis Grandjean, Laura Martin, Carlton A Evans
TB culture diagnosis and drug susceptibility testing without centrifugation or decontamination.
Poster presentation by Dr Louis Grandjean November 10th 2007 at The 38th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Cape Town, South Africa, 8-12 November 2007. Abstract PS-72151-10. Published in the conference proceedings page 83

ABSTRACT. Laura Martin, Louis Grandjean, Carlton A Evans
Rapid Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in stool samples
Poster presentation by Dr Laura Martin November 10th 2007 at The 38th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Cape Town, South Africa, 8-12 November 2007. Abstract PS-72154-11. Published in the conference proceedings page 214

ABSTRACT. O Boney, C Evan, D Moore, L Caviedes, R Gilman
Diagnosing pulmonary tuberculosis in the Peruvain Amazon: new methods in a resource-poor setting
Poster presentation by Dr Oliver Boney November 10th 2007 at The 38th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Cape Town, South Africa, 8-12 November 2007. Abstract PS-72154-11. Published in the conference proceedings page 214

ABSTRACT. Marco Tovar, Mark J Siedner, Robert H Gilman, Carlos Saatillan, Luz Caviedes, Teresa Valencia, A Rod Escombe, David AJ Moore, Carlton A Evans.
Improved sensitivity of pleural tuberculosis diagnosis with the MODS assay
Poster presentation by Dr Marco Tovar November 12th 2007 at The 38th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Cape Town, South Africa, 8-12 November 2007.

ABSTRACT. Jessica Alvarado, Willi Quino, Robert H. Gilman, Eric Ramos, Beatriz Herrera, Scarlet Shell, Teresa Valencia, Rosario Montoya, Jessica Alva, Jessica Franco, Maria Haro, Rosario Sosa1, Enit Valera, Betty Valiente, Gurjinder Sandhu, Maribel Rivero, Silvia Carrera1, Antonino Curatola, A. R Escombe, Paty Sheen, Carlton A. Evans
The colorimetric indicator STC accelerates tuberculosis culture diagnosis
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf

ABSTRACT. Onifade D, Bayer A, Evans C.
Gender Barriers to Tuberculosis Diagnosis.
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at
http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf
http://www.msfaccess.org/sites/default/files/MSF_assets/TB/Docs/TB_event_DyingforaTest_ENG_2007.pdf

ABSTRACT. Oliver C Boney, Karine Zevallos1, Robert H Gilman, Luz Caviedes, Teresa Valencia, Carlos O Vidal, A. Roderick Escombe, Carlton A Evans.
Evaluation of Microscopic-Observation Drug-Susceptibility (MODS) vs. clinical assessment, sputum microscopy, culture and PCR for diagnosing patients with tuberculosis in a resource-poor setting.
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf

ABSTRACT. R Chew, C Calderón, R Gilman, J Sherman, L Caviedes, P Fuentes, J Coronel, T Valencia, B Hererra, M Zimic, L Huaroto, I Sabogal, A Escombe, C Evans.
Sputum bleach-sedimentation improves the safety and speed of microscopy for TB diagnosis.
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf

ABSTRACT. J M Sherman, R Montoya, R H Gilman, L J Martin, L Grandjean, T Valencia, B Herrera, W Quino, E Ramos, J Alva, M Rivero, A R Escombe, C A Evans
Monitoring anti-tuberculosis therapy with fluorescein diacetate (FDA) microscopy rapidly determines infectiousness and screens for drug resistance
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at
http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf

ABSTRACT. A G Curatola, R H Gilman, V Kawir, M Saitor, A Bernabe, T F Pelly, Y Ahnr, M Zimic, J Ortiz, M Tovar, R Rodriguez, C A Evans
Body mass index is more reliable than tubercukin skin testing for diagnosing adult pulmonary TB in endemic region.
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf

ABSTRACT. K Zevallos, G Sandhu, K Sacksteder, M Kosek, P P Yori, C Banda, B Hererra, T Valenciar, C Vidal, G Meza, K C Vergara, A R Escombe, L Huaroto, I Sabogal, J S Friedland, C Evans.
Testing intestinal helminths augments anti mycobacterial immunity, converting interferon-gamma release assay diagnostic tests for tuberculosis infection from negative to positive.
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf

ABSTRACT. A G Curatola, B Herrera, R H Gilman, W Quino, J Alvarado, E Ramos, Carlton A Evans.
Low-cost incubator designs for tuberculosis culture diagnosis in resource-poor areas.
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at [abstract] [abstract]http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf

ABSTRACT. B Herrera, R H Gilman, L Grandjean, L Martin, J Alvarado, W Quino, T Valencia, G Sandhu, R Montoya, J Alva, J Franco, M Haro, R Sosa, E Valera,B
Valiente, M Rivero, S Carrera, A R Escombe, A Curatola, C A Evans.
Optimisation of TB field testing: In transit sputum decontamination & culture on colorimetric selective media for TB diagnosis & drug-susceptibility testing.
Poster presentation at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF); Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines. Symposium on TB field Diagnostics ‘Dying for a test’. Cape Town, South Africa 7th November 2007. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at http://www.msfaccess.org/fileadmin/user_upload/diseases/tuberculosis/DX_Abstacts_CT.pdf

2007 other abstracts
ABSTRACT. Jonathan M. Sherman, Rosario Montoya, Robert H. Gilman, Laura J. Martin, Louis Grandjean, Teresa Valencia, Beatriz Herrera, Willi Quino, Eric Ramos, Jessica Alva, Maribel rivero, Carlton A. Evans.
Rapid monitoring of anti-tuberculosis therapy using fluoresceína diacetate microscopy a simple method to determine infectiousness and screen for drug resistance
Presented at the 2007 Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene centennial conference in London UK.
Abstract published in the conference proceedings and online at [RSTMH online]

ABSTRACT Bernabé A, Vargas D, Gilman RH, Carcamo C, Tovar MA, Sanchez J, Ríos J, Soto G, Caviedes L, Ortiz J, Rodríguez R, Moore D, Evans CA.
Weight loss predicts tuberculosis treatment failure and MDRTB.
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 3 TB treatment at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú.

ABSTRACT Curatola A, Bernabé A, Gilman RH, Ahn Yvonne, Soto G, Zimic M, Money O, Saito M, Pelly T, Ortiz J, Tovar MA, Rodríguez R, Moore D, Escombe R, Evans CA.
Tuberculin skin test, nutrition and disease status.
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 3 TB treatment at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú.

ABSTRACT Tovar MA, Siedner M, Gilman RH, Santillan C, Caviedes L, Valencia T, Saavedra C, Moore D, Escombe R, Evans CA.
Improving the diagnosis of pleural tuberculosis.
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 3 TB treatment at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú.

ABSTRACT Karine Zevallos, Gurjinder Sandhu, Robert H. Gilman, Katherine Sacksteder, Margaret Kosek, Pablo Yori, Cesar Banda, Beatriz Herrera, Teresa Valencia, Carlos Vidal, Graciela Meza, Katherine C Vergara, A. Roderick Escombe, Jon S Friedland, Carlton A Evans
Human anti-TB immunity is augmented by treating intestinal worms
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 3 TB treatment at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú.

ABSTRACT Dan Agranoff, Yvonne Ahn, Jessica Alva, Angela Bayer, Antonio Bernabe, Silvia Carrera, Manuel Catacora, Christopher Chew, Antonino Curatola, Rod Escombe, Carlton Evans, Jonathan S. Friedland, Jessica Franco, Bob Gilman, Marie Haro, Beatriz Herrera, Margaret Kosek, Laura Martin, Rosario Montoya, Bill Pan, Willi Quino, Eric Ramos, Maribel Rivero, Gurjinder Sandhu, Paty Sheen, Jonathan Sherman, Mark Siedner, Giselle Soto, Rosario Soza, Eduardo Ticona, Marco Tovar, Teresa Valencia, Enit Valera, Betty Valiente, Carlos Vidal, Pablo Yori, Karine Zevallos, Mirko Zimic.
Innovative strategies for TB control
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 1 TB control at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú.

ABSTRACT Gurjinder Sandhu, Carlton Evans, Jon Friedland, Robert Gilman, Dan Agranoff
Proteomic signatures in Tuberculosis
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 2 TB diagnosis at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú.

ABSTRACT Patricia Sheen, Mirko Zimic, Robert H.Gilman, Melissa Mendez, Carlton A Evans
Genetic and molecular correlates of pyrazinamide resistance
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 2 TB diagnosis at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú.

ABSTRACT Laura Martin, Louis Grandjean, R.H.Gilman, Luz Caviedes, Ron Shiloh, Vivian Kawai, Giselle Soto, Paty Fuentes, Mirko Zimic, A. Roderick Escombe, David A. J. Moore, Carlton A Evans.
Stool testing to diagnose pulmonary TB in adults and children
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 2 TB diagnosis at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú.

ABSTRACT Louis Grandjean, Laura Martin, Robert H Gilman, Teresa Valencia, Beatrice Herrera, Willy Quino, Eric Ramos, Rosario Montoya, A Roderick Escombe, David AJ Moore, David Coleman, Denny Mitchison, Carlton A Evans.
Rapid sensitive tuberculosis culture and susceptibility testing without the need for decontamination or centrifugation
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: Oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting on 1st Mar 2007 session 2 TB diagnosis at The Miro room , Melia Hotel, Lima-Perú

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

CORRESPONDENCE A Escombe, D Moore, R Gilman, J Friedland, C Evans.
Natural ventilation has important role to play in TB infection control.
PLoS Medicine. 2007 May 4(5): 957-958. e195.ePub April 17th [pdf][Journal]
Open access: http://medicine.plosjournals.org/perlserv/?request=read- response&doi=10.1371/journal.pmed.0040068

 

2006

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Chow, F., N. Espíritu, RH Gilman, R. Gutiérrez, S. López, AR Escombe, CA Evans, y DA Moore. 2006. La Cuerda dulce – un estudio de tolerabilidad y la aceptabilidad de un nuevo enfoque para la recolección de especimenes para el diagnóstico de la tuberculosis pulmonar pediátrica .  . BMC Infectious Diseases 6:67 [PDF] [PubMed] 

Eza, D., G. Cerrillo, DA Moore, C. Castro, E. Ticona, D. Morales, J. Cabanillas, F. Barrantes, A. Alfaro, A. Benavides, A. Rafael, G. Valladares, F. Arévalo, CA Evans, y RH Gilman. 2006.  hallazgos postmortem e infecciones oportunistas en pacientes VIH-positivos de un hospital público en el Perú .  Pathol Res Pract 202:. 767-75 [PDF] [PubMed]

Fuselli, S., RH Gilman, Chanock SJ, SL Bonatto, G. De Stefano, CA Evans, D. Labuda, D. Luiselli, FM Salzano, G. Soto, G. Vallejo, A. Sajantila, D. Pettener, y E. Tarazona-Santos. 2006.  Análisis de la diversidad de nucleótidos de la región codificante de NAT2 revela la homogeneidad en las poblaciones nativas americanas y alta diversidad intra-poblacional .  Farmacogenómica J. 7: 144-52  [PDF] [PubMed]

Kawai, V., G. Soto, RH Gilman, CT Bautista, L. Caviedes, L. Huaroto, E. Ticona, J. Ortiz, M. Tovar, V. Chavez, R. Rodríguez, AR Escombe, y CA Evans. 2006. La mortalidad por tuberculosis, resistencia a los medicamentos, y la capacidad de infección en pacientes con y sin infección por el VIH en el Perú Am J Trop Med Hyg. 75: 1027-1033 [PDF] [PubMed] 

Moore, DA, L. Caviedes, RH Gilman, J. Coronel, F. Arenas, D. LACHIRA, C. Salazar, J. Carlos Saravia, RA Oberhelman, MG Hollm-Delgado, AR Escombe, CA Evans y JS Friedland. 2006. cultura infrecuente MODS TB contaminación cruzada en un entorno pobre en recursos de alta carga .  Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 56: 35-43 [PDF] [PubMed] 

Moore, DA, CA Evans, RH Gilman, L. Caviedes, J. Coronel, A. Vivar, E. Sánchez, Y. Pinedo, JC Saravia, C. Salazar, R. Oberhelman, MG Hollm-Delgado, D. LACHIRA, AR Escombe, y JS Friedland. 2006.  observación microscópica de ensayo de susceptibilidad a fármacos para el diagnóstico de la tuberculosis .  N Engl J Med 355:. 1539-1550 [PDF] [PubMed] 

Nash, TE, G. Singh, CA Blanco, V. Rajshekhar, JA Loeb, JV Proaño, OM Takayanagui, AE González, JA Butman, C. DeGiorgio, OH Del Brutto, A. Delgado-Escueta, CA Evans, RH Gilman, SM Martínez, MT Medina, EJ Pretell, J. Teale, y HH García. 2006.  El tratamiento de la neurocisticercosis: estado actual y las futuras necesidades de investigación Neurología 67: 1120-7.  [PDF] [PubMed]

Oberhelman, RA, G. Soto-castellares, L. Caviedes, ME Castillo, P. Kissinger, DA Moore, C. Evans, y RH Gilman. 2006.  Mejora de la recuperación de Mycobacterium tuberculosis de los niños que utilizan el método de sensibilidad a los medicamentos de observación microscópica .  Pediatrics 118:. E100-6  [PDF] [PubMed]

Uddin, J., AE González, RH Gilman, HH García, M. Verastegui, LJ Moore, CA Evans, RC Lee, y JS Friedland. 2006. Los  antígenos Neurocysticercal estimulan la secreción de quimioquinas de monocitos humanos a través de una ruta de NF-kappaB-dependiente Los microbios Infect. 8: 1732-1740 [PDF] [PubMed]

ABSTRACTS

ABSTRACT. R Chew, C Calderón, R Gilman, J Sherman, L Caviedes, P Fuentes, J Coronel, T Valencia, B Hererra, M Zimic, L Huaroto, I Sabogal, A Escombe, C Evans.
Bleach-sedimentation of sputum improves the safety and speed of microscopy but does not concentrate mycobacteria for the diagnosis of TB.
Oral presentation at the 159th Meeting of the Society for General Microbiology, UK, September 2006 by Christopher Chew. Abstract published in conference proceedings and online at
http://www.sgm.ac.uk/meetings/pdfabstracts/york2006abs.pdf

ABSTRACT. K Zevallos, K Vergara, R Gilman , M Kosek, P Yori, C Banda, B Herrera, T Valencia, C Vidal, G Meza, J Friedland, G Sandhu, H Garcia, C Evans.
Human immunity against MTB antigens is augmented by treating intestinal helminths.
Oral presentation by Dr Karine Zevallos at the 55th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Atlanta, Georgia, USA 15th November 2006. Young investigator research travel scholarship awarded to Dr Zevallos for this work. Published abstract#1083 in the
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2006; 75(5): S312. Also available online http://www.ajtmh.org/cgi/reprint/75/5_suppl/301

ABSTRACT. J Sherman, M Tovar, R Gilman, G Soto, L Caviedes, M Zimic, A Bernabe, A Moran, J Ortiz, R Rodriguez, E Ticona, B Ostos, L Cabrera, J Benavente, A Escombe, J Friedland, C Evans.
Using treatment failure to screen for MDRTB is associated with TB recurrence, death, and transmission.
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2006; 75(5):S312.
Available online at http://www.ajtmh.org/cgi/reprint/75/5_suppl/301 abstracts number 1082.
Oral presentation by Jonathan Sherman at the 55th annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene in Atlanta, Georgia, USA 15th November 2006. Young investigator research travel scholarship awarded to J Sherman for this work.

ABSTRACT. S Vargas-prada, F Flores, R Acosta, E Castaneda, R Gutierrez, E Sanchez, C Evans, A R Escombe, R H Gilman, D A J Moore.
Occupational-attributable tuberculosis infection in Peruvian medical students: prevalence and risk factors.
Poster presentation by Dr S Vargas-Prada November 2th 2006 at The 37th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Paris, France, 31 Oct-4 Nov 2006. Abstract # PS-61502-02-IUTLD

ABSTRACT , A R Escombe. M Navincopa, R H Gilman, R Saavedra Ramirez, E Ticona, C Martinez, B Herrera, T Valencia, D A J Moore, J S Friedland, C Evans.
Upper room ultraviolet light and negative air ionization both prevent airborne tuberculosis transmission.
Poster presentation by Dr A R Escombe November 2th 2006 at The 37th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Paris, France, 31 October-4 November 2006. Published abstract in conference proceedings and online at 
Int Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2006: 10 (11 Suppl 1): S1 – S306 abstract number PC-61951-02 on page S63.

ABSTRACT. D Vargas, A Bernabe, R H Gilman, V Kawai, G Sato, D A Moore, L Caviedes, C T Bautista, M Tovar, V Chavez, L Huaroto, E Ticona, C A Evans.
Factors associated with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in HIV- infected patients, Peru
Poster presentation by D Vargas August 13th-18th 2006 at The 16th International AIDS Conference

 

2005

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Moore, D., C. Evans, R. Gilman, D. Vargas, y R. Escombe. 2005. La tecnología apropiada en el diagnóstico de la tuberculosis .  Lancet 365:. 1541-2 [PDF] [PubMed]  

Oeser, CC, AR Escombe, RH Gilman, JS Friedland, CA Evans, y DA Moore. 2005.  ¿El uso de la medicina tradicional obstaculizar los esfuerzos en el control de la tuberculosis en el Perú urbano?  Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:. 571-5 [PDF] [PubMed]

Pelly, TF, CF Santillan, RH Gilman, LZ Cabrera, E. García, C. Vidal, MJ Zimic, DA
Moore, y CA Evans. 2005.  La tuberculosis pruebas cutáneas, anergia y la malnutrición de proteínas en Perú Int J Tuberc pulmón Dis. 9: 977-84 [PDF] [Pu BMED] 

Rao, VB, JS Friedland, E. Gotuzzo, RH Gilman, y CA Evans. 2005.  VIH en América del Sur .  Medicina Internacional. 33: 44-45. [PDF] [PubMed] 

Vargas, D., L. García, RH Gilman, C. Evans, E. Ticona, M. Ñavincopa, RF Luo, L.
Caviedes, C. Hong, R. Escombe, y DA Moore. 2005.  . El diagnóstico de la tuberculosis pulmonar asociada al VIH-esputos escasos en Lima, Perú  Lancet 365: 150-2. [PDF] [PubMed]

Blanco, JK, P. Mastroeni, JF Popoff, CA Evans, y JM Blackwell. 2005.  resistencia SLC11A1 mediada por Salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium y las infecciones de Leishmania donovani no requiere la actividad inducible funcional oxidasa sintasa de óxido nítrico o fagocitos .  J Leukoc Biol. 77: 311-20 [PDF] [PubMed] 

ABSTRACTS

ABSTRACT. A R Escombe, C C Oeser, C Martinez, J Chacaltana, R Rodriguez, M Navincopa, E Ticona, D A J Moore, J S Friedland, R H Gilman, C A Evans.
Natural ventilation to reduce nosocomial transmission of tuberculosis and other airborne infection.
Poster presentation by Dr A R Escombe November 20th 2005 at The 36th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Paris, France, 18-22 November 2005. Published abstract in conference proceedings and online at 
Int Tuberc Lung Dis 2005: 9 (11 Suppl 1): S1 – S326 abstract # TS-1840-20 page S56.

ABSTRACT. S Eisen, S Pealing, A Necochea, I Leybell, R Pacheco, L Caviedes, T Valencia, R H Gilman, C F Santillan, J S Friedland, D A J Moore, C A Evans.
Human anti-mycobacterial immunity is augmented by ascent to high altitude.
Poster presentation by Dr S Eisen November 20th 2005 at The 36th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Paris, France, 18-22 November 2005. Published abstract in conference proceedings and online at 
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2005: 9 (11 Suppl 1): S1 – S326 abstract # PS-1839-21 page S163

ABSTRACT. A R Escombe, M Gil Saavedra, M Navincopa, C Martinez, E Ticona, D Ramos, L Caviedes, F Arenas, D A J Moore, J S Friedland, R H Gilman, C A Evans.
Studies of airborne tuberculosis transmission.
Poster presentation by Dr A R Escombe November 20th 2005 at The 36th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Paris, France, 18-22 November 2005. Published abstract in conference proceedings and online at 
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2005: 9 (11 Suppl 1): S1 – S326 abstract # PS-1843-21 page S177.

ABSTRACT. N M Bowman, J Coronel, R H Gilman, A R Escombe, L Caviedes, J Friedland, J C Saraavia, C A Evans, D A J Moore.
Comparative contamination rates in the microscopic observation drug susceptibility assay (MODS), MBBacT and Lowenstein-Jensen cultures
Poster presentation by Dr . N M Bowman November 20th 2005 at The 36th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Paris, France, 18-22 November 2005. Abstract # PS-2118-22-IUTLD

ABSTRACT Moore DA, Evans CA, Gilman RH, Caviedes L, Coronel J, Escombe A, Friedland JS.
Operational assessment of novel tools for rapid diagnosis of MDR-TB in resource poor settings.
The Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine Imperial Collage London. Annual Scientific Meeting 10 & 11 November 2005. Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular medicine Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa.

ABSTRACT Agranoff D, Ahn Y, Alva J, Bayer A, Bernabe A, Carrera S, Catacora M, Chew C, Curatola AG, Escombe AR, Evans CA, Friedland JS, Franco J, Gilman RH, Haro M, Herrera B, Kosek M, Martin L, Montoya R, Pan B, Quino W, Ramos E, Rivero M, Sandhu G, Sheen P, Sherman JM, Siedner MJ, Soto G, Soza R, Ticona E, Tovar M, Valencia T, Valera E, Valiente B, Vidal CO, Yori PP, Zevallos K, Zimic M.
Innovative strategies for TB control
The Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine Imperial College London, Annual Scientific Meeting 10 & 11 November 2005. Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular medicine Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa.

ABSTRACT Escombe R, Saavedra MG, Navincopa M, Martinez C, Ticona E, Gonzales A, Ramos E, Caviedes L, Friedland JS, Gilman RH, Evans CA,
The Prevention of airborne tuberculosis transmission
The Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine Imperial Collage London. Annual Scientific Meeting 10 & 11 November 2005. Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular medicine Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa.

 

2004

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Baldwin, MR, PP Yori, C. Ford, DA Moore, RH Gilman, C. Vidal, E. Ticona, y CA Evans. 2004.  La tuberculosis y la nutrición: la enfermedad de las percepciones y la salud del comportamiento de búsqueda de contactos en el hogar en el Amazonas peruano .  Int J Tuberc pulmón Dis 8: 1484-1491.  [PDF] [PubMed]

García, HH, EJ Pretell, RH Gilman, SM Martínez, LH Moulton, OH Del Brutto, G. Herrera, CA Evans y AE González. 2004.  Un ensayo de tratamiento antiparasitario para reducir la tasa de ataques debido a la cisticercosis cerebral N Engl J Med 350:. 249-58 [PDF] [PubMed]

Moore, DA, D. Mendoza, RH Gilman, CA Evans, MG Hollm Delgado, J. Guerra, L. Caviedes, D. Vargas, E. Ticona, J. Ortiz, G. Soto, J. y Serpa. 2004.  La observación microscópica ensayo de sensibilidad a los medicamentos, una prueba rápida y fiable de diagnóstico para la tuberculosis resistente a múltiples fármacos adecuados para su uso en entornos de escasos recursos J Clin Microbiol. 42: 4432-7  [PDF] [PubMed]

Nash, TE, OH Del Brutto, JA Butman, T. Corona, A. Delgado-Escueta, RM Duron, CA Evans, RH Gilman, AE González, JA Loeb, MT Medina, S. Pietsch-Escueta, EJ Pretell, OM Takayanagui , Theodore W., VC Tsang y HH García. 2004. calcificada neurocisticercosis y la epileptogénesis Neurología. 62: 1934-8  [PDF] [PubMed]

Pelly, T. y D. Moore, GRH, y CA Evans. 2004. tuberculosis recientes avances en América Latina. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases. 17: 397-403. [pdf] [PubMed]
Saito, M., CT Bautista, RH Gilman, A. Bowering, MZ Levy, y CA Evans. 2004.  El valor de contar cicatrices de BCG para la interpretación de las pruebas de la tuberculina en una villa de emergencia hiperendémico la tuberculosis, Perú .  Int J Tuberc pulmón Dis. 8: 842-7 [PDF] [PubMed ]

Saito, M., CT Bautista, RH Gilman, A. Bowering, MZ Levy, y CA Evans. 2004.  El valor de contar cicatrices de BCG para la interpretación de las pruebas de la tuberculina en una villa de emergencia hiperendémico la tuberculosis, Perú.  Int J Tuberc pulmón Dis. 8: 842-7 [PDF] [ PubMed]

ABSTRACTS

ABSTRACT. D A J Moore, J Coronel, R H Gilman, L Caviedes, J S Friedland, C A Evans, J C Saravia.
Rapid, Sensitive detection of mycobacterium tuberculosis in sputum : MODS (microscopic observation drug susceptibility assay) out performs Lowenstein-Jensen and MBBacT culture.
Poster presentation November 1st 2004 at The 35th World Conference on Lung Health of the International Union Against TB & Lung Disease Paris, France, 28 Oc-1 Nov 2004. Abstract # PS-456-493-IUTLD

ABSTRACT. J Green, R Gökmen, M Kelly, E Clutterbuck, B Sampson, JS Friedland, CA Evansใ
A randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of topical micronutrient supplementation to improve the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in haemodialysis patients.
Poster presentation at Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Research Symposium in London, UK on 8th December 2004 by Justin Green. Abstract published in the conference proceedings.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

CHAPTER. C Evans.
Trichinosis, Chapter 31. in Principles of Medicine in Africa, Third edition.,
2004. P453-454. Publisher: Cambridge University Press. Editors: E Parry, R Godfrey, D Mabey, & G Gill. *

CHAPTER. C Evans, H Garcia, A Gonzalez, R Gilman.
Taenia solium cysticercosis. in A textbook of tropical surgery.
Chapter 249. Publisher: Westminster Publishing Limited, UK. Editors: R Kamel & J Lumley, 2004. *

 

2003

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

García, HH, AE González, CA Evans, RH Gilman, 2003.  Taenia solium .  Lancet 362:. 547-56 [PDF] [ PubMed] 

Mayta, H., RH Gilman, F. Arenas, T. Valencia, L. Caviedes, SH Montenegro, E. Ticona, J. Ortiz, R. Chumpitaz, CA Evans, y DL Williams. 2003.  Evaluación de un ensayo de heterodúplex generador universal basado en la PCR como una herramienta para la detección rápida de Mycobacterium tuberculosis resistente a múltiples fármacos en el Perú.  J Clin Microbiol. 41: 5774-7 [PDF] [ PubMed]

ABSTRACTS

ABSTRACT. Carlton A Evans, Rosario Montoya, Carlos Santillan, Luz Caviedes, Patricia Fuentes, Giselle Soto, Jessica Franco, Teresa Valencia, Jose Delgado, Mayuko Saito, Lilia Cabrera, Rosa Pacheco, Edwin Garcia, Inna Leybell, Alejandro Necochea, Mathew Baldwin, Tom F. Pelly, V Bhargavi Rao, Oliver Boney, Eunice Santiago, Sarah Eisen, Louise Pealing, Robert E. Black, Siouxsie Wiles, Douglas Young, Barbara E. Golden, Tom Doherty, Carlos Vidal, Eduardo Ticona, Robert H. Gilman, Jon S. Friedland.
Determinants of tuberculosis susceptibility
Libro de resúmenes. Imperial College Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine: 2003 Scientific Meeting.

 

2002

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Garcia, HH, CA Evans, TE Nash, OM Takayanagui, AC Jr ,. Blanco, D. Botero, V. Rajshekhar, VC Tsang, PM Schantz, JC Allan, A. Flisser, D. Correa, E. Sarti, JS Friedland, SM Martínez, AE González, RH Gilman y OH Del Brutto. 2002. Las directrices actuales de consenso para el tratamiento de la neurocisticercosis .  Clin Microbiol Rev 15: 747-56. [PDF] [ PubMed] 

Gilman, RH, C. Anderton, M. Kosek, HH García y CA Evans. 2002.  ¿Cuántos comités se tarda en hacer un proyecto ético?  Lancet 360:. 1025-6 [PDF] [PubMed]

Joseph, P., MM Calderón, RH Gilman, ML Quispe, J. Cok, E. Ticona, V. Chavez, JA Jiménez, MC Chang, MJ López y CA Evans. 2002.  Optimización y Evaluación de un ensayo de PCR para la detección de la encefalitis toxoplásmica en pacientes con SIDA .  J Clin Microbiol. 40: 4499-503 [PDF] [PubMed]

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

CHAPTER. A Flisser, D Correa, C Evans.
Taenia solium cysticercosis: new and revisited immunological aspects.
Chapter 2. Taenia solium cysticercosis: from basic to clinical science. Ed. G Singh & S Prabhakar. CABI Publishing, Oxford UK. 2002 p15-24.

CHAPTER. C Evans.
Taenia solium vaccination: present status and future prospects in
Chapter 42. Ed. G Singh & S Prabhakar. CABI Publishing, Oxford UK. 2002 p421-429.

 

2001

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Blackwell J, Goswami T, CA Evans, Sibthorpe D, Papo N, White J, Searle S, Miller E, Peacock C, Mohammed H, Ibrahim M.
SLC11A1 (formerly NRAMP1) and disease resistance.
Cellular Microbiology. 2001 Dec;3(12):773-84 [Pubmed Open Access]
Open access:www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11736990

Del Brutto, V Rajshekhar, A White, V Tsang,, T Nash, O Takayanagui, P Schantz, C Evans, A Flisser, D Correa, D Botero, J Allan, E. Sarti, A Gonzalez, R Gilman, H García.
Proposed Diagnostic Criteria for Neurocysticercosis.
Neurology. 2001; 57(2):177-83. [Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11480424

CA Evans, M Harbuz, T Ostenfeld, A Norrish, JM Blackwell.
Nramp1 is expressed in neurones and influences behaviour and the immune response to stress.
Neurogenetics. 2001;3:69-78. [Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11480424

ABSTRACTS

ABSTRACT. V Bhargavi Rao, Tom F. Pelly, Robert H. Gilman, Giselle Soto, Jose Delgado, Mayuko Saito, Lilia Cabrera, Robert E. Black, Jon S. Friedland, Barbara E. Golden, Tom Doherty, Carlton A Evans.
Zinc augments tuberculosis skin test reactions
Poster presentation by Bhargavi Rao at the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene reasearch meeting in London on 13th December 2001.

ABSTRACT. C Evans, M S Harbuz, T Ostenfeld, AR Norrish, JM Blackwell.
Nramp1 influences behaviour and the neuroimmune response to stress.
Oral presentation. Proceedings of Psychoneuroimmunology conference, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2001.Also published in Brain, Behaviour and Immunity.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

REVIEW. C Evans, J Friedland, E Gotuzzo.
HIV in South America.
Medicine International 2001; 29(4);37-38 Open access in Pubmed requested

 

2000

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Caviedes L, Lee T, Gilman R, Sheen P, Spellman E, Lee E, Berg D, Montenegro S, TB Working Group in Peru: P Fuentes, T Valencia, R Chumpitaz, I Salas, S Recavarren, R Cama, L Cabrera, L Franchi, E Ticona, L Ticona, V Chavez, A Vivar, S Rodriguez, W Checkley, R Black, S Franzblau, J Friedland, C Evans.
Rapid, efficient detection & susceptibility testing of TB in sputum by microscopic observation of broth cultures.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2000;38(3):1203-8.
Open access: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10699023

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

CHAPTER. C Evans, H Garcia & R Gilman.
Cysticercosis.
Pages 862-6. In Hunter’s textbook of tropical medicine. 8th edition. Ed: J Strickland. Pub: W Saunders, 2000. *

PhD THESIS. C Evans
Nramp1genotype, stress and the immunopathogenesis of intracellular parasitisim.
University of Cambridge, UK, 2000.

 

1999

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

C Bern, HH Garcia, CA Evans, AE Gonzalez, M Verastegui, V Tsang, RH Gilman.
Magnitude of the disease burden from neurocysticercosis in a developing country.
Clinical Infectious Diseases. 1999 Nov;29(5):1203-9. [Journal Open Access] [Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10524964

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLE C Evans, W Lynn, C Javan, M Peters, N Francis, S Shaunak.
Localisation of CMV ileitis in AIDS using white cell scanning.
Medical Journal of Brunei. 1999, 1(1): 325-328. *

CHAPTER. R Gilman, H Garcia, A Gonzalez, M Dunleavy, M Verastagui, C Evans
Short cuts to development: methods to control the transmission of cysticercosis in developing countries.
Pages 313-326. In Taenia solium Taeniasis/Cysticercosis. 2nd edition. Editors: H Garcia & S Martinez. Publisher: Editorial Universo, 1999.

CHAPTER. C Evans & the Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru.
The immunology of the host-parasite relationship in Taenia solium cysticercosis: implications for prevention and therapy. Pages 25-39. In Taenia solium Taeniasis/Cysticercosis. 2nd edition. Editors: H Garcia & S Martinez. Publisher: Editorial Universo, 1999.*

CHAPTER. Gonzalez A, Gavidia C, Falcon N, Evans C, Bernal T, Lopez-Urbina T, Garcia H, & Gilman R.
Porcine cysticercosis: epidemiology, diagnosis & treatment. In Taenia solium Taeniasis/Cysticercosis. 2nd ed.. Ed: H Garcia & S Martinez. Publisher: Editorial Universo, 1999.

ARTICLE C Evans, J Jackson, J Hughes, W Lynn.
Hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia: from coils to genes.
Medical Journal of Brunei 1999, 1(1):449-454

 

1998

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

CA Evans, HH Garcia, A Hartnell, RH Gilman, P Jose, M Martinez, D Remick, T Williams, J Friedland.
Elevated concentrations of Eotaxin and Interleukin-5 in human neurocysticercosis.
Infection & Immunity. 1998, 66:4522-4525.[Journal Open Access][Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9712812

CA Evans, HH Garcia, A Hartnell, RH Gilman, P Jose, M Martinez, D Remick, T Williams, J Friedland.
Elevated concentrations of Eotaxin and Interleukin-5 in human neurocysticercosis.
Infection & Immunity. 1998, 66:4522-4525. [Journal Open Access][Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9607836

ABSTRACTS

ABSTRACT. C Evans, A Norrish, S Soo, J Blackwell.
The immunopathogenesis of Leishmania donovani infection in Nramp1 congenic mice.
Oral presentation. Proceedings of the 9th International Congress on Parasitology, Tokyo, 1998 (invited speaker & chair-person). Also published in Parasitology International 1998, 47S: 29 and 260

ABSTRACT. C Evans, H Garcia, R Gilman, J Friedland.
The immunopathogenesis of neurocysticercosis: implications for treatment.
Oral presentation. Proceedings of the 9th International Congress on Parasitology, Tokyo, 1998. (invited speaker & chair-person). Also published in Parasitology International 1998, 47S: 29 and 260

ABSTRACT. C Evans, H Garcia, A Hartnell, R Gilman, P Jose, M Martinez, D Remick, T, Williams, J Friedland.
The chemokine and pro-inflammatory cytokine response in human neurocysticercosis.
Oral presentation. Second European Congress on Tropical Medicine and Fourth Residential Meeting of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, Liverpool, 1998. Also published in Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene

ABSTRACT. Y Tsai, J Aliaga, R Gilman, T Valencia, M Calderon, M Verastegui, C Evans.
Evaluation of electrically superoxidised saline for water disinfection in tropical countries.
Oral presentation. Second European Congress on Tropical Medicine and Fourth Residential Meeting of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, Liverpool, 1998. Also published in Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene.

ABSTRACT. C Evans, H Garcia, R Gilman, M Martinez, D Remick, J Friedland.
Cytokines and the immunopathology of human neurocysticercosis.
Poster presentation. Proceedings of Federation of Infection Societies conference, Manchester, 1997. Also published in the Journal of Infection 1998, 36: A21

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLE. H Garcia, R Araoz, R Gilman, J Valdez, A Gonzales, C Gavidia, M Bravo, V Tsang, Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: M Martinez, S Rodriguez, J Pretell, M Tovar, J Altamirano, M Alvarado, G Alban, C Cosentino, S Montano, L Mija, M Verastegui, M Torres, H Escajadillo, G Herrera, E Barron, N Falcon, T Bernal, M Lopez; J McDonald, C Evans.
Increased risk for cysticercosis and taeniasis among professional fried pork vendors and the general population of a village in the Peruvian highlands.
Am J Tropical Medicine Hygiene 1998;59(6):902-5.
Open access http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9886197

ARTICLE Garcia H, Harrison L, Parkhouse R, Montenegro T, Martinez S, Tsang V, Gilman R & Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: M. Tovar , S. Rodriguez, M. Alvarado, J.Nunez, L.Portilla, A.Valencia, L.Torres, M.Verastegui, G.Herrera, A.E.Gonzales, C.Gavidia, N.Falcon, T.Bernal, C Evans.
Application of a specific antigen detection ELISA to the diagnosis of human neurocysticercosis.
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 1998; 92: 411-4.
Open access http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9850394

 

1997

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

CA Evans, RH Gilman, G Rabbani, G Salazar, A Ali.
Gastric acid secretion and enteric infection in Bangladesh.
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine 1997, 91: 681-685[Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9509179

CA Evans, HH Garcia, RH Gilman, JS Friedland.
Controversies in the management of cysticercosis.
Emerging Infectious Diseases 1997, 3: 4034 [Journal Open Access][Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9284392

CA Evans, A Gonzalez, RH Gilman, Verastegui M, Garcia HH, Chavera A, Pilcher JB, Tsang VC.
Immunotherapy for porcine cysticercosis: implications for the prevention of human disease.
American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 1997, 56: 33-37. [Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9063358

ABSTRACTS

ABSTRACT. C Evans, C Roberts, J Alexander, J Blackwell.
Acute toxoplasmic encephalitis in Nramp1 congenic mice.
Oral presentation. Proceedings of Federation of Infection Societies conference, Manchester, 1996. Also published in the Journal of Infection 1997, 34: 162.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLE H Garcia, R Gilman, M Catacora, M Verastegui, A Gonzalez, V Tsang, Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: M Martinez, J Altamirano, L Trelles, JM Cuba, M Alvarado, G Alban, H Estrada, N Rios-Saavedra, M Soto, MP Torres, J Boero, C Gavidia, E Barron, N Falcon, MT Lopez, JB Pilcher, C Evans.
Serological evolution of neurocysticercosis patients after antiparasitic therapy.
Journal of Infectious Diseases 1997; 175: 486-9. Open access www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9203680

ARTICLE. H García, R Gilman, V Tsang, A Gonzalez, Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: M Verastegui, M Torres, E Miranda, G Herrera, C Gavidia, E Barron, N Falcon, MT Lopez, M Martinez, C Evans, J Pilcher.
Clinical significance of neurocysticercosis in endemic villages.
Trans Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 1997; 91: 176-8. * www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9196761

 

1996

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

J Jellis, CA Evans, S Hughes, JS Friedland.
Presumed Pott’s disease.
Lancet 1996, 347: 476-477 (correspondence). [Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8618516

ABSTRACTS

ABSTRACT. C Evans, C Roberts, J Alexander, J Blackwell.
Toxoplasma gondii encephalitis in Nramp1 congenic mice.
Poster presentation. Proceedings of International Biennial Toxoplasma Conference, 1996.

ABSTRACT. C Evans, A Gonzalez, R Gilman et al.
Reduced viability of Taenia solium cysticerci following antigenic challenge in pigs.
Poster presentation at the Federation of Infection Societies Conference, Manchester, August 13th 1995. Abstract published in the conference proceedings and also published in the Journal of Infection 1996, 32: 83. *

ABSTRACT. C Evans, A Gonzalez, R Gilman et al.
Immunotherapy for porcine cysticercosis.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

CHAPTER. C Evans, Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru.
The immunology of taeniasis/cysticercosis: implications for prevention & treatment.
p51-64. In Teniasis/Cisticercosis. Ed: H Garcia & S Martinez. Pub: Editorial Universo, 1996.

CHAPTER. C Evans, A Gonzalez, R Gilman et al.
Cysticercosis: immunology and immunotherapy. In Recent Advances in Tropical Neurology
Pages 155-64.. Editor: F Clifford-Rose. Publisher: Elsevier, London, 1996.

CHAPTER. C Evans, A Gonzalez, R Gilman, M Verastegui, H Garcia, A Chavera, V Tsang, J Pilcher.
Immunotherapy for porcine cysticercosis.
Pages 121-132. In Teniasis/Cisticercosis: T. solium. Ed. H Garcia & S Martinez. Pub: Editorial Universo, 1996.

CHAPTER. RH Gilman, HH Garcia, AE Gonzalez, M Verastegui, M Dunleavy, C Evans
Methods for controlling cysticercosis transmission.
Pages 341-346. In Teniasis/Cisticercosis: T. solium. Ed. H Garcia & S Martinez. Pub: Editorial Universo, 1996. *

 

1993

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS

Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: HH Garcia, F.Diaz, E.Miranda, J.Naranjo, G.Herrera, C.Carcamo, M.Verastegui, T.Montenegro, M.Alvarez, M.P.Torres, V.Tsang, J.Pilcher, A.Chevera, A.Delgado, J.Lozada, P.Henderson, F.Armas, T.Rodriguez, CA Evans, L.Vasquez, V.Cama.
The Marketing of Cysticercotic Pigs in the Sierra of Peru.
Bulletin WHO 1993; 71 (2): 223-228.[Pubmed Open Access]
Open access: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8490986

CA Evans & PH Richardson.
Improved recovery & reduced postoperative stay after therapeutic suggestions during general anaesthesia.
Lancet 1988; ii:491-3. [Pubmed Open Access]
Open access:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2900410

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLE H Garcia, R Gilman, M Martinez, V Tsang, J Pilcher, G Herrera, F Diaz, M Porras, M Alvarado, E Orrillo, P Torres, E Miranda, Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: J.Naranjo, M.Verastegui, C Carcamo, T Montenegro, P.Torres, C Evans, R.Mantle, A Gonzales, A.Guerron, M.Castro, L.Trelles, M.Porras, E Orrillo, S Escalante, L.Palomino, L.Calagua, G.Alban, N.Saavedra, E.Garate, H.Martinez, J.M.Cuba, H.Estrada, M Soto, A Terashima, J.Cabrera, P.Campos, A.Rivara, U.Rocca, M.Castaneda, M.Lescano, L.Vasquez, , L.Samaniego, J Matsuoko.
Cysticercosis as a major cause of epilepsy in Peru.
Lancet 1993; 341: 197-200. Open access www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8093496

 

1992

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLE F Diaz, H García, R Gilman, A Gonzales, M Castro, V Tsang, J Pilcher, L Vasquez, M Lescano, C Carcamo, G Madico, E Miranda, Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: J.Naranjo, M.Verastegui, T.Montenegro, C.Gallo, P.Torres, A.Guevara, R.Castillo, J.Matsuoka, L.Samaniego, N.Riva, G.Alban, C Evans.
Epidemiology of Teniasis and Cysticercosis in a Peruvian Village.
American J Epidemiology 1992; 135 (8): 875-82.
Open access: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1585900

ARTICLE. J Diaz, M Verastegui, R Gilman, V Tsang, J Pilcher, C Gallo, H García, P Torres, T Montenegro, E Miranda, Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: R.Castillo, M.Alvarez, A.Guevara, C.Carcamo, G.Herrera, C Evans, E.Gonzales, M.Castro, A.Chavera, K.Campos, A.Delgado, A.Chavez, H.Bazalar, M.Martinez, M.Porras, M.Alvarado, E.Orrillo, L.Palomino, S.Escalante, G.Alban, L.Trelles, N.Saavedra, M.Velarde, J.Cuba, M.Soto, J.Cabrera, P.Campos, E.Herrera, E.Molina, F.Yalan, J.Alfaro, D.Morote, U.Rocca, M.Castaneda, M.Ayala, M.Lescano, L.Vasquez, N.Riva, L.Samaniego, J.Matsuoka.
Immuno-diagnosis of Human Cysticercosis: Field Comparison of an Antibody-ELISA, an Antigen-ELISA, and an EITB assay in Peru.
Am J Tropical Medicine Hygiene 1992;46(5):610-5 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1599056?dopt=Abstract

 

1991

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLE Garcia HH, Martinez M, Gilman R, Herrera G, Tsang VC, Pilcher JB, Diaz F, Verastegui M, Gallo C, Porras M, Alvarado M, Naranjo J, Miranda E , Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru: C.Carcamo, J.Calderon, T.Montenegro, M.Alvarez, A.Guevara, P.Torres, C Evans, E.Gonzales, M.Castro, A.Chavera, K.Campos, A.Delgado, A.Chavez, H.Bazalar, E.Orrillo, L.Palomino, S.Escalante, G.Alban, L.Trelles, N.Rios-Saavedra, M.Velarde, J.Cuba, E.Polar, J.Nunez, M.Soto, J.Cabrera, P.Campos, E.Herrera, E.Molina, F.Yalan, J.Alfaro, D.Morote, U.Rocca, M.Castaneda, M.Ayala, M.Lescano, L.E.Vasquez, N.Riva, L.Samaniego, J.Matsuoka.
Diagnosis of cysticercosis in endemic regions.
Lancet. 1991 Aug 31;338(8766):549-51. Open access: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1678809

 

1989

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLE. C Evans & P Richardson.
Therapeutic suggestions during general anaesthesia.
Journal of the Institute for the Advancement of Health 1989;5:5-11

 

1988

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLE. C Evans & P Richardson.
Utilisation de la suggestion pendant l’anesthesie generale: amelioration des suites operatoires.
Le Journal International de Medicine 1988;119:25-30. *

CORRESPONDENCE. C Evans & P Richardson.
Therapeutic suggestions during general anaesthesia.
Lancet 1988; ii:955-6