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JP Figueroa

Bacille Calmette-Guérin Lymphadenitis and Immune Reconstitution Syndrome in HIV-infected Children on Antiretroviral Therapy in Jamaica

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302–6

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The immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) is a recognized complication associated with opportunistic infections occurring in HIV-infected individuals after the initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). We report on three HIV-infected infants with rapid progressor HIV disease who present with IRIS due to the BCG vaccine and occurring 3–6 weeks after initiation of HAART.

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e-Published: 19 Jul, 2013

Evaluation of Adherence to Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy in Adults in Jamaica

HIV-related Mortality in Jamaican Children

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265–8

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Objective: Paediatric HIV is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. We describe HIVrelated mortality in a cohort of HIV-infected Jamaican children and identified factors which influenced survival.

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e-Published: 19 Jul, 2013

Clinical Manifestations of Adolescents with HIV/AIDS in Jamaica

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257–64

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Objective: To characterize the clinicopathological manifestations and outcomes of a cohort of HIV-infected Jamaican adolescents.

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e-Published: 19 Jul, 2013

The HIV Epidemic in the Caribbean Meeting the Challenges of Achieving Universal Access to Prevention, Treatment and Care

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195–203

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e-Published: 18 Jul, 2013

SPECIAL EDITORIAL: The 16th International AIDS Conference, Toronto, 2006: Working to Increase the Response to the Growing Global Epidemic

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1–4

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e-Published: 01 Jul, 2013

The 16th International AIDS Conference, Toronto, 2006: Working to Increase the Response to the Growing Global Epidemic

INTRODUCTION

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e-Published: 01 Jul, 2013

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The “Missed” Population of Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescent Slow Progressors in Jamaica

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295–7

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e-Published: 17 Jun, 2013

Seroprevalence of Sexually Transmitted Infections among Accepted and Deferred Blood Donors in Jamaica

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89–94
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This study confirms higher rates of sexually transmitted infections among deferred blood donors and supports the donor deferral system in Jamaica

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e-Published: 10 Jun, 2013

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type-1 (HIV-1) Subtypes in Jamaica

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279–82
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The majority of strains of HIV-1 isolated from HIV-1 infected individuals in Jamaica were found to be HIV- 1 subtype B. The less frequently found HIV-1 subtypes were C, D and E and some strains were untypable by the methods used.

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e-Published: 06 Jun, 2013

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