Arpagaus A, Franzeck F.C, Sikalengo G, Ndege R, Mnzava D, Rohacek M, Hella J, Reither K, Battegay M, Glass T.R, Paris D.H, Bani F, Rajab O.N, Weisser M, Kiularco Study Group. Extrapulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients in rural Tanzania: the prospective Kilombero and Ulanga antiretroviral cohort. PLoS One. 2020;15(3):e0229875. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0229875

2020
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Bircher R.E, Ntamatungiro A.J, Glass T.R, Mnzava D, Nyuri A, Mapesi H, Paris D.H, Battegay M, Klimkait T, Weisser M, Kiularco Study Group. High failure rates of protease inhibitor-based antiretroviral treatment in rural Tanzania - a prospective cohort study. PLoS One. 2020;15(1):e0227600. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0227600

2020
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Glass T.R, Günthard H, Calmy A, Bernasconi E, Scherrer A.U, Battegay M, Steffen A, Böni J, Yerly S, Klimkait T, Cavassini M, Furrer H, Swiss HIV Cohort Study. The role of HIV asymptomatic status when starting ART on adherence and treatment outcomes and implications for test and treat: the Swiss HIV Cohort Study. Clin Infect Dis. 2020(in press). DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciaa239

2020
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Kalinjuma A.V, Glass T.R, Weisser M, Myeya S.J, Kasuga B, Kisung'a Y, Sikalengo G, Katende A, Battegay M, Vanobberghen F, Kiularco Study Group. Prospective assessment of loss to follow-up: incidence and associated factors in a cohort of HIV-positive adults in rural Tanzania. J Int AIDS Soc. 2020;23(3):e25460. DOI: 10.1002/jia2.25460

2020
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Lejone T.I, Kopo M, Bachmann N, Brown J.A, Glass T.R, Muhairwe J, Matsela T, Scherrer R, Chere L, Namane T, Labhardt N.D, Amstutz A. PEBRA trial - effect of a peer-educator coordinated preference-based ART service delivery model on viral suppression among adolescents and young adults living with HIV: protocol of a cluster-randomized clinical trial in rural Lesotho. BMC Public Health. 2020;20(1):425. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-020-08535-6

2020
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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, Brown J.A, Ringera I, Muhairwe J, Lejone T.I, Klimkait T, Glass T.R, Labhardt N.D. Engagement in care, viral suppression, drug resistance and reasons for non-engagement after home-based same-day ART initiation in Lesotho: a two-year follow-up of the CASCADE trial. Clin Infect Dis. 2019(In press). DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciz1126

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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Berben L, Engberg S.J, Rossmeissl A, Gordon E.J, Kugler C, Schmidt-Trucksäss A, Klem M.L, Sereika S.M, De Simone P, Dobbels F, De Geest S.M, B-SERIOUS Consortium. Correlates and outcomes of low physical activity posttransplant: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Transplantation. 2019;103(4):679-688. DOI: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002543

2019
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Dobbels F, Denhaerynck K, Klem M.L, Sereika S.M, De Geest S, De Simone P, B-SERIOUS consortium, 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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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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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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Labhardt N.D, Ringera I, Lejone T.I, Amstutz A, Klimkait T, Muhairwe J, Glass T.R. Effect and cost of two successive home visits to increase HIV testing coverage: a prospective study in Lesotho, Southern Africa. BMC Public Health. 2019;19:1441. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-019-7784-z

2019
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Renggli S, Mayumana I, Mboya D, Charles C, Mshana C, Kessy F, Glass T.R, Lengeler C, Schulze A, Aerts A, Pfeiffer C. Towards improved health service quality in Tanzania: contribution of a supportive supervision approach to increased quality of primary healthcare. BMC Health Serv Res. 2019;19:848. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-019-4648-2

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, Kümmerle 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;21:53-63. DOI: 10.1111/hiv.12801

2019
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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
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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. 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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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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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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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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