research

My peer-reviewed research, clinical cases, commentaries, and letters are below.

Treatment as Prevention and Other Interventions to Decrease MDR-TB Transmission. Nathavitharana, RR; Lederer, P et al. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, In Press, 2018.

FAST implementation in Bangladesh: high frequency of unsuspected tuberculosis justifies challenges of scale-up. Nathavitharana RR et al. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2017 Sep 1;21(9):1020-1025.

Agents of change: The role of healthcare workers in the prevention of nosocomial and occupational tuberculosis. Nathavitharana RR, Bond P, et al. Presse Med. 2017 Mar.

Engaging health-care workers to reduce tuberculosis transmission. Nathavitharana RR, et al. Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Aug;16(8):883-5.

Knowledge of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Status and Seropositivity After a Recently Negative Test in Malawi. Pathmanathan I*, Lederer P*, et al, Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Dec 15;4(1). (*co-first authors).

The role of the law in reducing tuberculosis transmission in Botswana, South Africa and Zambia. Verani AR, et al. Bull World Health Organ. 2016 Jun 1;94(6):415-23.

Emerging Cases of Powassan Virus Encephalitis in New England: Clinical Presentation, Imaging, and Review of the Literature. Piantadosi A, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Mar 15.

Photo quiz. An 86-Year-Old Man With Bilateral Chronic Wounds of the Legs. Bilateral invasive squamous cell carcinomas (Marjolin ulcers). Cohen JM, Lederer PA, et al Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Oct 1;61(7):1147.

Solving Summer Fever in Early Pregnancy. Fraser T, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Oct;30(10):1561-5.

Why healthcare workers are sick of TB. von Delft A et al. Int J Infect Dis. 2015 Mar;32:147-51.

TB-HAART trial. Lederer P, et al. Lancet Infect Dis. 2015 Jan;15(1):14.

Barriers to health care in rural Mozambique: a rapid ethnographic assessment of planned mobile health clinics for ART. Schwitters A, Lederer P, et al. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2015 Mar 5;3(1):109-16.

Infant and maternal characteristics in neonatal abstinence syndrome–selected hospitals in Florida, 2010-2011. Lind JN, et al, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 Mar 6;64(8):213-6.

Innovative strategies for transforming internal medicine residency training in resource-limited settings: the Mozambique experience. Mocumbi AO, et al. Acad Med. 2014 Aug;89

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