Poster Abstract Session:
61. HIV Primary Care
Friday, October 21, 2011: 12:15 PM-2:15 PM
Room: Poster Hall B1

Topical Category: H. HIV/AIDS and other retroviruses

Tracks: HIV


Winfred Mwangi, MMED (OBGYN) ; James M'imunya, MMED (OBGYN) ; James Kiarie ; John Kinuthia, MMED (OBGYN)

Sex Differentials in ART Utilization in Ghana
Phyllis Dako-Gyeke, PhD ; Alfred Yawson, MBChB, MSc, FWACP ; Rachel Snow, ScD

HAART-experienced women with detectable plasma viral load continue to have genital tract HIV-1 RNA shedding despite changing treatment regimens in a clinical care program
Kartik Venkatesh, PhD ; Allison DeLong, MS ; Rami Kantor, MD ; Stacey Chapman, RN, ASN ; Jessica Ingersoll ; Jacklyn Kurpewski, BS ; Maria Depasquale, MD ; Richard D'Aquila, MD ; Angela Caliendo, MD, PhD, FIDSA ; Susan Cu-Uvin, MD

Payer Status Is Not a Predictor For Early HIV Care Entry
Praveen Seshabhattar, MD ; Preethi Ananthakrishnan, MD ; Paula Peyrani, MD ; Timothy Wiemken, PhD ; Forest Arnold, DO ; Raul Nakamatsu, MD ; Rama Kapoor, MD ; Julio Ramirez, MD

HIV Virologic Outcomes Associated with Ritonavir-boosted Atazanavir and Concomitant Acid Suppressive Therapy
Ulyee Choe, DO ; Georgina Nasr, MD ; Madhvi Shah ; Charurut Somboonwit, MD ; Jose Montero, MD ; Ren Chen, MD, MPH ; Lynette Menezes, PhD

Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) in HIV/AIDS Patients Admitted to an ICU: an Emerging Infections Network Query
Jomy George, PharmD, BCPS ; Quinn Czosnowski, PharmD, BCPS ; Henry Fraimow, MD ; Susan E. Beekmann, RN, MPH ; Phillip M. Polgreen, MD

Elevated Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT) among Antiretroviral Naive HIV-infected Patients: Perspective from a Resource poor Country
Tumaini Nagu, MD ; Mufaro Kanyangarara, Msc ; Claudia Hawkins, MD ; James Okuma, MS ; Hertmark Hertmark, MA ; Guerino Chalamila, MD PhD ; Donna Spiegelman, PHD ; Ferdinand Mugusi, MD ; Wafaie Fawzi, MD, MPH, DrPH

Racial Composition of Practice Influences HIV Testing Practices and Attitudes among Black Primary Care Physicians in the US
Valerie Stone, MD, MPH ; Wilbert Jordan, MD, MPH ; Lori DeLaitsch, MPH ; Eric Wong, PhD ; David Malebranche, MD, MPH ; Alisha Bermudez ; Bryan Baugh, MD

Asymptomatic Liver Damage by Liver Stiffness Measurement in Chronic HIV-infected Patients Receiving Combined Antiretroviral Treatment without Hepatitis Virus Co-infections; Prevalence and Associated Factors
Sang Hoon Han, MD ; Seung Up Kim ; Young Goo Song, MD ; Chang Oh Kim ; Su Jin Jeong, MD ; Jun Yong Park ; Jun Yong Choi, MD ; Sang Hoon Ahn ; Do Young Kim ; Chae Yoon Chon ; Kwang-Hyub Han ; June Myung Kim, MD

Poor rates of Colposcopy Attendence at a Ryan White Funded HIV Clinic Despite “One Stop Shopping”
Carolina Abuelo, MD MSc ; Jason Machan, PhD ; Michael DeSimone, BS ; Fizza Gillani, PhD ; Susan Cu-Uvin, MD

Use of Opportunistic Infection (OI) Prophylaxis between Blacks and Whites with HIV/AIDS
Christine Oramasionwu, PharmD, MSc, PhD ; Kenneth Lawson, PhD ; Carolyn Brown, PhD ; Gene Morse, PharmD ; Jim Koeller, MS ; Christopher R. Frei, PharmD, MSc

Longterm Clinical Outcome of HIV/HBV-Coinfected Patients Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy Including Lamivudine as the Only Agent with Anti-HBV Activity
Gayeon Kim, MD ; Jeong-Hwan Hwang, MD ; Pyoeng Gyun Choe, MD ; Kyoung-Ho Song, MD ; Eu Suk Kim, MD, PhD ; Hong Bin Kim, MD, PhD ; Nam-Joong Kim, MD ; Wan Beom Park, MD, PhD ; Myoung-don Oh, MD, PhD

Development of a New Impact of HIV Instrument for Persons Living with HIV Long-Term and What it Means to be an “HIV Survivor”
April Buscher, MD, MPH ; Michael Kallen, PhD ; Hong Zhang ; Thomas Giordano, MD, MPH

Applying Validated Measurements to Assess Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV in Puebla, Mexico: What are we missing?
Rachel Rivera, MD ; DeFries Triveni, M.P.H ; Karen Rolston ; Sergio Saucedo, MSC ; Indiana Torres Escobar, MD, PhD ; Jennifer Hirsch, PhD ; Barbara Taylor, MD

Reproductive Health of HIV Infected Refugee Women in Boston, Massachusetts
Gloria Aggrey, MD ; Margaret Sullivan, MD ; Sondra Crosby, MD ; Sandeep Menon, BHMS (MD), MPH, PhD

Differences in Clinical Manifestations of Acute and Early HIV-1 Infection between HIV-1 Subtypes in African Women
Tracy Lemonovich, MD ; Richard Watkins, MD, MS ; Charles Morrison, PhD ; Cynthia Kwok, MSPH ; Robert Salata, MD

Barriers to Using Text Message Appointment Reminders in an HIV Clinic   
Brianna Norton, DO ; Anna Person, MD ; Catherine Castillo ; Chris Pastrana ; Melanie Subramanian ; Jason Stout, MD, MHS

What Are The Drivers of Clinic Satisfaction Among HIV-infected Patients?
Bich Dang, MD ; Maria Rodriguez-Barradas, MD ; Robert Westbrook, PhD, MBA ; Thomas Giordano, MD, MPH

Prescription of Aspirin for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in HIV-Infected Patients
Greer A. Burkholder, MD ; Ashutosh Tamhane, MD, MSPH ; Jorge Luis Salinas, MD ; Michael J. Mugavero, MD, MHSc ; James H. Willig, MD, MSPH ; Andrew O. Westfall, MS ; Michael S. Saag, MD, FIDSA

Lower Cancer Screening Rates among HIV vs. non-HIV Patients
Dima Abdul Jabbar, MD ; Susan Szpunar, PhD ; Louis Saravolatz, MD ; Leonard Johnson, MD

Frailty and Incident Hospitalization in a Cohort of HIV-Infected and Uninfected Injection Drug Users (IDUs)
Damani Piggott, MD, PhD ; Abimereki Muzaale, MD, MPH ; Shruti Mehta, PhD, MPH ; Todd Brown, MD, PhD ; Sean Leng, MD, PhD ; Gregory Kirk, MD, MPH, PhD

Behavioral and Clinical Predictors of Poor Engagement in HIV Care among Injection Drug Users
Ryan Westergaard, MD, MPH ; Shruti Mehta, PhD, MPH ; Jacquie Astemborski, MS ; Richard Moore, MD, MHS ; Gregory Kirk, MD, MPH, PhD

HIV Quality Metrics (QM): Association between Retention in Care and Maximal Viral Control
Michael Horberg, MD MAS ; Leo Hurley, MPH ; William Towner, MD ; Rebecca Gambatese, MPH ; Daniel Klein, MD ; Diana Antoniskis, MD ; Winkler Weinberg, MD ; Peter Kadlecik, MD ; Miguel Mogyoros, MD ; Drew Kovach, MD ; Carol Remmers, PhD ; Michael J. Silverberg, PhD, MPH ; Charles Quesenberry Jr. ; Michael Johnson, PhD

Impact of Antiretroviral Medications on Blood Pressure in Antiretroviral Naïve Patients Initiating Their First Regimen in the CNICS Cohort
Elizabeth Teeple ; J.A.C. Delaney, PhD ; Elizabeth R. Brown, PhD ; Petra Buzkova, PhD ; Carl Grunfeld, MD, PhD ; Michael J. Mugavero, MD, MHSc ; James H. Willig, MD, MSPH ; Stephen Boswell, MD ; W. Christopher Mathews, MD, MSPH ; Peter Hunt, MD ; Benigno Rodriguez, MD ; Michael S. Saag, MD, FIDSA ; Mari Kitahata, MD, MPH ; Heidi M. Crane, MD, MPH

Characterizing Outpatient Utilization Patterns and Identifying Predictors of Engagement in Care for Persons with HIV
Baligh R. Yehia, MD ; John A. Fleishman, PhD ; Joshua Metlay, MD PhD ; Kelly Gebo, MD, MPH

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 20 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.