Albrecht S, Franzeck F.C, Mapesi H, Hatz C, Kalinjuma A.V, Glass T.R, Mnzava D, Letang E, Paris D.H, Battegay M, Weisser M, KIULARCO Study Group. Age-related comorbidities and mortality in people living with HIV in rural Tanzania: data from a prospective cohort study. AIDS. 2019;33(6):1031-1041. DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002171

2019
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Amstutz A, Lejone T.I, Khesa L, Muhairwe J, Nsakala B.L, Tlali K, Bresser M, Tediosi F, Kopo M, Kao M, Klimkait T, Battegay M, Glass T.R, Labhardt N.D. VIBRA trial - Effect of village-based refill of ART following home-based same-day ART initiation vs clinic-based ART refill on viral suppression among individuals living with HIV: protocol of a cluster-randomized clinical trial in rural Lesotho. Trials. 2019;20:522. DOI: 10.1186/s13063-019-3510-5

2019
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Amstutz A, Lejone T.I, Khesa L, Muhairwe J, Nsakala B.L, Tlali K, Bresser M, Vanobberghen F, Kopo M, Kao M, Klimkait T, Battegay M, Labhardt N.D, Glass T.R. The HOSENG trial - Effect of the provision of oral self-testing for absent and refusing individuals during a door-to-door HIV-testing campaign on testing coverage: protocol of a cluster-randomized clinical trial in rural Lesotho. Trials. 2019;20:496. DOI: 10.1186/s13063-019-3469-2

2019
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Dobbels F, Denhaerynck K, Klem M.L, Sereika S.M, De Geest S, De Simone P, B, Berben L, Binet I, Burkhalter H, Drent G, Duerinckx N, Engberg S.J, Glass T, Gordon E, Kirsch M, Kugler C, Lerret S, Rossmeissl A, Russell C, Schmidt-Trucksäss A, de Almeida S.S. Correlates and outcomes of alcohol use after single solid organ transplantation: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Transplant Rev (Orlando). 2019;33(1):17-28. DOI: 10.1016/j.trre.2018.09.003

2019
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PubMed (30472153)

Faini D, Kalinjuma A.V, Katende A, Mbwaji G, Mnzava D, Nyuri A, Glass T.R, Furrer H, Hatz C, Boulware D.R, Letang E, Kiularco Study Group. Laboratory-reflex cryptococcal antigen screening is associated with a survival benefit in Tanzania. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019;80(2):205-213. DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001899

2019
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PubMed (30422904)

Glass T.R, Motaboli L, Nsakala B, Lerotholi M, Vanobberghen F, Amstutz A, Lejone T.I, Muhairwe J, Klimkait T, Labhardt N.D. The viral load monitoring cascade in a resource-limited setting: a prospective multicentre cohort study after introduction of routine viral load monitoring in rural Lesotho. PLoS One. 2019;14(8):e0220337. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0220337

2019
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Renggli S, Mayumana I, Mboya D, Charles C, Mshana C, Kessy F, Glass T.R, Pfeiffer C, Schulze A, Aerts A, Lengeler C. Towards improved health service quality in Tanzania: appropriateness of an electronic tool to assess quality of primary healthcare. BMC Health Serv Res. 2019;19:55. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-019-3908-5

2019
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Schlaeppi C, Vanobberghen F, Sikalengo G, Glass T.R, Ndege R.C, Foe G, Kuemmerle A, Paris D.H, Battegay M, Marzolini C, Weisser M, Kilombero and Ulanga Antiretroviral Cohort (KIULARCO) study group. Prevalence and management of drug-drug interactions with antiretroviral treatment in 2069 people living with HIV in rural Tanzania: a prospective cohort study. HIV Med. 2019(in press). DOI: 10.1111/hiv.12801

2019
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PubMed (31532898)
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Amstutz A, Nsakala B.L, Vanobberghen F, Muhairwe J, Glass T.R, Achieng B, Sepeka M, Tlali K, Sao L, Thin K, Klimkait T, Battegay M, Labhardt N.D. SESOTHO trial ("Switch Either near Suppression Or THOusand") - switch to second-line versus WHO-guided standard of care for unsuppressed patients on first-line ART with viremia below 1000 copies/mL: protocol of a multicenter, parallel-group, open-label, r. BMC Infect Dis. 2018;18:76. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-018-2979-y

2018
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PubMed (29433430)
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Ingle S.M, Crane H.M, Glass T.R, Yip B, Lima V.D, Gill M.J, Hanhoff N, Ammassari A, Mugavero M.J, Tate J.P, Guest J, Turner N.L, May M.T, Sterne J.A.C. Identifying risk of viral failure in treated HIV-infected patients using different measures of adherence: the Antiretroviral Therapy Cohort Collaboration. J Clin Med. 2018;7(10):E328. DOI: 10.3390/jcm7100328

2018
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PubMed (30301179)
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Labhardt N.D, Ringera I, Lejone T.I, Klimkait T, Muhairwe J, Amstutz A, Glass T.R. Effect of offering same-day ART vs usual health facility referral during home-based HIV testing on linkage to care and viral suppression among adults with HIV in Lesotho: the CASCADE randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2018;319(11):1103-1112. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2018.1818

2018
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PubMed (29509839)

Lodi S, Gunthard H.F, Dunn D, Garcia F, Logan R, Jose S, Bucher H.C, Scherrer A.U, Schneider M.P, Egger M, Glass T.R, Reiss P, van Sighem A, Boender T.S, Phillips A.N, Porter K, Hawkins D, Moreno S, Monge S, Paraskevis D, Simeon M, Vourli G, Sabin C, Hernan M.A, Hiv-Causal Collaboration. Effect of immediate initiation of antiretroviral treatment on the risk of acquired HIV drug resistance. AIDS. 2018;32(3):327-335. DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001692

2018
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PubMed (29135583)

Mapesi H, Kalinjuma A.V, Ngerecha A, Franzeck F, Hatz C, Tanner M, Mayr M, Furrer H, Battegay M, Letang E, Weisser M, Glass T.R, KIULARCO Study Group. Prevalence and evolution of renal impairment in people living with HIV in rural Tanzania. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018;5(4):ofy072. DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofy072

2018
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PubMed (29707599)
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Stete K, Glass T.R, van Dam G.J, Ntamatungiro A, Letang E, de Dood C.J, Corstjens Plam, Ndege R, Mapesi H, Kern W.V, Hatz C, Weisser M, Utzinger J, Muller M.C. Effect of schistosomiasis on the outcome of patients infected with HIV-1 starting antiretroviral therapy in rural Tanzania. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018;12(10):e0006844. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006844

2018
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PubMed (30332404)
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Erb S, Letang E, Glass T, Natamatungiro A, Mnzava D, Mapesi H, Haschke M, Duthaler U, Berger B, Muri L, Bader J, Marzolini C, Elzi L, Klimkait T, Langewitz W, Battegay M. Health care provider communication training in rural Tanzania empowers HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy to discuss adherence problems. HIV Med. 2017;18(9):623-634. DOI: 10.1111/hiv.12499

2017
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PubMed (28296019)

Letang E, Verdastus Kalinjuma A, Glass T.R, Gamell A, Mapesi H, Sikalengo G.R, Luwanda L.B, Mnzava D, Ntamatungiro A.J, Ndaki R, Francis G, Vanobbergen F, Furrer H, Klimkait T, Felger I, Tanner M, Hatz C, Weisser M, Battegay M, KIULARCO Study Group. Cohort profile: the Kilombero and Ulanga Antiretroviral Cohort (KIULARCO): a prospective HIV cohort in rural Tanzania. Swiss Med Wkly. 2017;147:w14485. DOI: 10.4414/smw.2017.14485

2017
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PubMed (28695551)
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Muri L, Gamell A, Ntamatungiro A.J, Glass T.R, Luwanda L.B, Battegay M, Furrer H, Hatz C, Tanner M, Felger I, Klimkait T, Letang E, Kiularco Study Group. Development of HIV drug resistance and therapeutic failure in children and adolescents in rural Tanzania - an emerging public health concern. AIDS. 2017;31(1):61-70. DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001273

2017
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PubMed (27677163)
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Ntamatungiro A.J, Muri L, Glass T.R, Erb S, Battegay M, Furrer H, Hatz C, Tanner M, Felger I, Klimkait T, Letang E, Kiularco Study Group. Strengthening HIV therapy and care in rural Tanzania affects rates of viral suppression. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2017;72(7):2069-2074. DOI: 10.1093/jac/dkx095

2017
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PubMed (28387865)

Vanobberghen F, Letang E, Gamell A, Mnzava D.K, Faini D, Luwanda L.B, Mapesi H, Mwamelo K, Sikalengo G, Tanner M, Hatz C, Furrer H, Battegay M, Glass T.R, Kiularco Study Group. A decade of HIV care in rural Tanzania: trends in clinical outcomes and impact of clinic optimisation in an open, prospective cohort. PLoS One. 2017;12(7):e0180983. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0180983

2017
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PubMed (28719610)
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Bholla M, Kapalatad N, Masikad E, Chandee H, Jughelia L, Sasamaloc M, Glass T.R, Beck H.P, Reither K. Evaluation of Xpert® MTB/RIF and Ustar EasyNATTM TB IAD for diagnosis of TB lymphadenitis of children in Tanzania. BMC Infect Dis. 2016;16:246. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-016-1578-z

2016
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Duerinckx N, Burkhalter H, Engberg S.J, Kirsch M, Klem M.L, Sereika S.M, De Simone P, De Geest S, Dobbels F, B-Serious consortium. Correlates and outcomes of posttransplant smoking in solid organ transplant recipients: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis. Transplantation. 2016;100(11):2252-2263. DOI: 10.1097/TP.0000000000001335

2016
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PubMed (27479162)

Gamell A, Glass T.R, Luwanda L.B, Mapesi H, Samson L, Mtoi T, Nyamtema A, Muri L, Ntamatungiro A, Tanner M, Hatz C, Battegay M, Letang E, KIULARCO Study Group. An integrated and comprehensive service delivery model to improve pediatric and maternal HIV care in rural Africa. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016;73(5):e67-e75. DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001178

2016
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Labhardt N.D, Ringera I, Lejone T.I, Masethothi P, Thaanyane T, Kamele M, Gupta R.S, Thin K, Cerutti B, Klimkait T, Fritz C, Glass T.R. Same day ART initiation versus clinic-based pre-ART assessment and counselling for individuals newly tested HIV-positive during community-based HIV testing in rural Lesotho - a randomized controlled trial (CASCADE trial). BMC Public Health. 2016;16(1):329. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-2972-6

2016
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PubMed (27080120)
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Ramirez-Mena A, Glass T.R, Winter A, Kimera N, Ntamatungiro A, Hatz C, Tanner M, Battegay M, Furrer H, Wandeler G, Letang E. Prevalence and outcomes of hepatitis B coinfection and associated liver disease among antiretroviral therapy-naive individuals in a rural Tanzanian human immunodeficiency virus cohort. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016;3(3):ofw162. DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofw162

2016
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PubMed (27704017)
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Winter A, Letang E, Kalinjuma A.V, Kimera N, Ntamatungiro A, Glass T, Moradpour D, Sahli R, Le Gal F, Furrer H, Wandeler G. Absence of hepatitis delta infection in a large rural HIV cohort in Tanzania. Int J Infect Dis. 2016;46:8-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2016.03.011

2016
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PubMed (26996457)
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Glass T.R, Sterne J.A, Schneider M.P, De Geest S, Nicca D, Furrer H, Gunthard H.F, Bernasconi E, Calmy A, Rickenbach M, Battegay M, Bucher H.C. Self-reported nonadherence to antiretroviral therapy as a predictor of viral failure and mortality. AIDS. 2015;29(16):2195-2200. DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000782

2015
Journal Article
PubMed (26544582)

Haraka F, Glass T.R, Sikalengo G, Gamell A, Ntamatungiro A, Hatz C, Tanner M, Furrer H, Battegay M, Letang E. A bundle of services increased ascertainment of tuberculosis among HIV-infected individuals enrolled in a HIV cohort in rural sub-Saharan Africa. PLoS One. 2015;10(4):e0123275. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0123275

2015
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PubMed (25897491)
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Haraka F, Glass T.R, Sikalengo G, Gamell A, Ntamatungiro A, Hatz C, Tanner M, Furrer H, Battegay M, Letang E. Correction: a bundle of services increased ascertainment of Tuberculosis among HIV-infected individuals enrolled in a HIV cohort in rural sub-Saharan Africa. PLoS One. 2015;10(5):e0129185. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129185

2015
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Labhardt N.D, Bader J, Lejone T.I, Ringera I, Puga D, Glass T.R, Klimkait T. Is zidovudine first line therapy virologically comparable to tenofovir in resource-limited settings?. Trop Med Int Health. 2015;20(7):914-918. DOI: 10.1111/tmi.12509

2015
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PubMed (25782332)

Letang E, Müller M.C, Ntamatungiro A.J, Kimera N, Faini D, Furrer H, Battegay M, Tanner M, Hatz C, Boulware D.R, Glass T.R. Cryptococcal antigenemia in immunocompromised human immunodeficiency virus patients in rural Tanzania: a preventable cause of early mortality. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2015;2(2):ofv046. DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofv046

2015
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PubMed (26213690)
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Nyogea D, Mtenga S, Henning L, Franzeck F.C, Glass T.R, Letang E, Tanner M, Geubbels E. Determinants of antiretroviral adherence among HIV positive children and teenagers in rural Tanzania: a mixed methods study. BMC Infect Dis. 2015;15:28. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-015-0753-y

2015
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PubMed (25637106)
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Reither K, Jugheli L, Glass T.R, Sasamalo M, Mhimbira F.A, Weetjens B.J, Cox C, Edwards T.L, Mulder C, Beyene N.W, Mahoney A. Evaluation of giant African pouched rats for detection of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients from a high-endemic setting. PLoS One. 2015;10(10):e0135877. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0135877

2015
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Vanobberghen F, Letang E, Gamell A, John A, Faini D, Bonaventure L, Mapesi H, Mwamelo K, Sikalengo G, Tanner M, Hatz C, Furrer H, Battegay M, Glass T. Challenges in estimating death and retention rates in a longitudinal cohort of HIV-infected persons in rural Tanzania. Trop Med Int Health, 2015;20(Suppl. 1):9. Abstracts of the 9th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health, 6-10 September 2015, Basel, Switzerland

2015
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De Geest S, Burkhalter H, Bogert L, Berben L, Glass T.R, Denhaerynck K. Describing the evolution of medication nonadherence from pretransplant until 3 years post-transplant and determining pretransplant medication nonadherence as risk factor for post-transplant nonadherence to immunosuppressives: the Swiss Transplant Cohort S. Transpl Int. 2014;27(7):657-666. DOI: 10.1111/tri.12312

2014
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PubMed (24628915)

Franzeck F.C, Letang E, Mwaigomole G, Jullu B, Glass T.R, Nyogea D, Hatz C, Tanner M, Battegay M. cART prescription trends in a prospective HIV cohort in rural Tanzania from 2007 to 2011. BMC Infect Dis. 2014;14:90. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-90

2014
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PubMed (24552395)
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Glass T, Cavassini M. Asking about adherence - from flipping the coin to strong evidence. Swiss Med Wkly. 2014;144:w14016. DOI: 10.4414/smw.2014.14016

2014
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PubMed (25275364)
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Müller M.C, Ntamatungiro A.J, Kimera N, Furrer H, Battegay M, Tanner M, Hatz C, Boulware D.R, Glass T.R, Letang E. Cryptococcal antigenemia in severely immunocompromised HIV patients in rural Tanzania. Topics Antiviral Med, 2014(e1):436

2014
Conference Paper

Aebi-Popp K, Glass T, Rudin C, Bertisch B, Martinez de Tejada B, Grawe C, Scheibner K, Rickenbach M, Hoesli I. Barriers to achieving undetectable viral load in HIV-positive pregnant women at the time of delivery: the Swiss Mother & Child HIV cohort study. Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol, 2013;Suppl.:217. DOI: 10.1055/s-0033-1361427

2013
Conference Paper

Aebi-Popp K, Mulcahy F, Glass T.R, Rudin C, Martinez de Tejada B, Bertisch B, Fehr J, Grawe C, Scheibner K, Rickenbach M, Hoesli I, Thorne C. Missed opportunities among HIV-positive women to control viral replication during pregnancy and to have a vaginal delivery. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013;64(1):58-65. DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182a334e3

2013
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PubMed (23842074)

von Wyl V, Klimkait T, Yerly S, Nicca D, Furrer H, Cavassini M, Calmy A, Bernasconi E, Böni J, Aubert V, Gunthard H.F, Bucher H.C, Glass T.R. Adherence as a predictor of the development of class-specific resistance mutations: the Swiss HIV cohort study. PLoS One. 2013;8(10):e77691. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0077691

2013
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PubMed (24147057)
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