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    January 2021
  1. OH KS, Han E
    A comparison of medication adherence and viral suppression in antiretroviral treatment-naive patients with HIV/AIDS depending on the drug formulary.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245185.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. MILLER L, Morar N, Kapiga S, Ramjee G, et al
    Women design their own vaginal microbicide trial: Suggestions on how to improve adherence from former participants of HIV prevention trials.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244652.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. MUCHENE L, Safari W
    Two-stage topic modelling of scientific publications: A case study of University of Nairobi, Kenya.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0243208.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. NESS TE, Streatfield AE, Simelane T, Korsa A, et al
    Evaluating antibiotic use and developing a tool to optimize prescribing in a family-centered HIV clinic in Eswatini.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244247.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. ATTIKU K, Bonney J, Agbosu E, Bonney E, et al
    Circulation of hepatitis delta virus and occult hepatitis B virus infection amongst HIV/HBV co-infected patients in Korle-Bu, Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244507.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. GIRMA D, Assegid S, Gezahegn Y
    Depression and associated factors among HIV-positive youths attending antiretroviral therapy clinics in Jimma town, southwest Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244879.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. SALYANI A, Shah J, Adam R, Otieno G, et al
    Occult hepatitis B virus infection in a Kenyan cohort of HIV infected anti-retroviral therapy naive adults.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244947.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. SUGA S, Fujioka K, Nakasone R, Abe S, et al
    Changes in awareness and knowledge concerning mother-to-child infections among Japanese pregnant women between 2012 and 2018.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244945.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. DADRAS O, Nakayama T, Kihara M, Ono-Kihara M, et al
    The prevalence and associated factors of adverse pregnancy outcomes among Afghan women in Iran; Findings from community-based survey.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245007.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. MAPANGISANA T, Machekano R, Kouamou V, Maposhere C, et al
    Viral load care of HIV-1 infected children and adolescents: A longitudinal study in rural Zimbabwe.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245085.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. HEFFERNAN A, Ma Y, Nayagam S, Chan P, et al
    Economic and epidemiological evaluation of interventions to reduce the burden of hepatitis C in Yunnan province, China.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245288.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. LINSTROM MA, Preiser W, Nkosi NN, Vreede HW, et al
    HIV false positive screening serology due to sample contamination reduced by a dedicated sample and platform in a high prevalence environment.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245189.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. NGUGI P, Babic A, Kariuki J, Santas X, et al
    Development of standard indicators to assess use of electronic health record systems implemented in low-and medium-income countries.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244917.
    PubMed     Abstract available



  14. Correction: Cardiovascular risk and response to lipid lowering therapy in patients with HIV infection according to different recommendations.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246176.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. MEKACHIE SANDIE S, Sumbele IUN, Tasah MM, Kimbi HK, et al
    Malaria and intestinal parasite co-infection and its association with anaemia among people living with HIV in Buea, Southwest Cameroon: A community-based retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245743.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. APOLLO T, Takarinda KC, Phillips A, Ndhlovu C, et al
    Provision of HIV viral load testing services in Zimbabwe: Secondary data analyses using data from health facilities using the electronic Patient Monitoring System.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245720.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. MURAVHA T, Hoffmann CJ, Botha C, Maruma W, et al
    Exploring perceptions of low risk behaviour and drivers to test for HIV among South African youth.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245542.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. MUTABAZI JC, Enok Bonong PR, Trottier H, Ware LJ, et al
    Integrating gestational diabetes and type 2 diabetes care into primary health care: Lessons from prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in South Africa - A mixed methods study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245229.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. MUSAKWA NO, Bor J, Nattey C, Lonnermark E, et al
    Perceived barriers to the uptake of health services among first-year university students in Johannesburg, South Africa.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245427.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. FISEHA T, Gebreweld A
    Renal function in a cohort of HIV-infected patients initiating antiretroviral therapy in an outpatient setting in Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245500.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. SILVA M, Montes CG, Canals A, Mackenna MJ, et al
    Role and effects of zinc supplementation in HIV-infected patients with immunovirological discordance: A randomized, double blind, case control study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244823.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. MPOFU R, Otwombe K, Mlisana K, Nchabeleng M, et al
    Benign ethnic neutropenia in a South African population, and its association with HIV acquisition and adverse event reporting in an HIV vaccine clinical trial.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0241708.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. ROSEN JG, Phiri L, Chibuye M, Namukonda ES, et al
    Integrated psychosocial, economic strengthening, and clinical service-delivery to improve health and resilience of adolescents living with HIV and their caregivers: Findings from a prospective cohort study in Zambia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0243822.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. OLADIMEJI O, Adepoju V, Anyiam FE, San JE, et al
    Treatment outcomes of drug susceptible Tuberculosis in private health facilities in Lagos, South-West Nigeria.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244581.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. SCHLUTER BS, Masquelier B
    Space-time smoothing of mortality estimates in children aged 5-14 in Sub-Saharan Africa.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245596.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. KIMANI M, van der Elst EM, Chirro O, Wahome E, et al
    "I wish to remain HIV negative": Pre-exposure prophylaxis adherence and persistence in transgender women and men who have sex with men in coastal Kenya.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244226.
    PubMed     Abstract available



  27. Correction: Acceptability of a trial of vaginal progesterone for the prevention of preterm birth among HIV-infected women in Lusaka, Zambia: A mixed methods study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246489.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. LUO Z, Ding Y, Yuan J, Tian L, et al
    Predictors of serological cure after penicillin therapy in HIV-negative patients with early syphilis in Shenzhen, China.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245812.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. MUBIRU F, Castelnuovo B, Reynolds SJ, Kiragga A, et al
    Comparison of different cardiovascular risk tools used in HIV patient cohorts in sub-Saharan Africa; do we need to include laboratory tests?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0243552.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. DAS S, Ghosh P, Banerjee S, Pyne S, et al
    Determination of critical community size from an HIV/AIDS model.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244543.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. NABUKEERA S, Kagaayi J, Makumbi FE, Mugerwa H, et al
    Factors associated with virological non-suppression among HIV-positive children receiving antiretroviral therapy at the Joint Clinical Research Centre in Lubowa, Kampala Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246140.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. HLASHWAYO DF, Sigauque B, Noormahomed EV, Afonso SMS, et al
    A systematic review and meta-analysis reveal that Campylobacter spp. and antibiotic resistance are widespread in humans in sub-Saharan Africa.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245951.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. SORSA A, Kaso M
    Diagnostic performance of GeneXpert in tuberculosis-HIV co-infected patients at Asella Teaching and Referral Hospital, Southeastern Ethiopia: A cross sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0242205.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. NJAU B, Damian DJ, Abdullahi L, Boulle A, et al
    The effects of HIV self-testing on the uptake of HIV testing, linkage to antiretroviral treatment and social harms among adults in Africa: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245498.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. PEPITO VCF, Newton S
    Correction: Determinants of HIV testing among Filipino women: Results from the 2013 Philippine National Demographic and Health Survey.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246013.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. SIMELANE MS, Vermaak K, Zwane E, Masango S, et al
    Individual and community-level factors associated with lifetime number of sexual partners among women aged 15-49 in Eswatini.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246100.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. TRIPATHI N
    Does family life education influence attitudes towards sexual and reproductive health matters among unmarried young women in India?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245883.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. CARTER G, Woodward B, Ohmit A, Gleissner A, et al
    Primary care providers as a critical access point to HIV information and services for African American and Latinx communities.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246016.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. FISEHA T, Ahmed E, Chalie S, Gebreweld A, et al
    Prevalence and associated factors of impaired renal function and albuminuria among adult patients admitted to a hospital in Northeast Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246509.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. TYRBERG E, Eden A, Eriksen J, Nilsson S, et al
    Higher plasma drug levels in elderly people living with HIV treated with darunavir.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246171.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. KIYAGA C, Narayan V, McConnell I, Elyanu P, et al
    Uganda's "EID Systems Strengthening" model produces significant gains in testing, linkage, and retention of HIV-exposed and infected infants: An impact evaluation.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246546.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. KUSEMERERWA S, Akena D, Nakanjako D, Kigozi J, et al
    Strategies for retention of heterosexual men in HIV care in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246471.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. KIM TO, Lee JK, Kwon YS, Kim YI, et al
    Clinical characteristics and prognosis of patients with Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia without a compromised illness.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246296.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. LIM RK, Semitala FC, Atuhumuza E, Sabiti L, et al
    Patient choice improves self-efficacy and intention to complete tuberculosis preventive therapy in a routine HIV program setting in Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246113.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. AYERDI AGUIRREBENGOA O, Vera Garcia M, Arias Ramirez D, Gil Garcia N, et al
    Low use of condom and high STI incidence among men who have sex with men in PrEP programs.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245925.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. HIDALGO-TENORIO C, Garcia-Martinez CM, Pasquau J, Omar-Mohamed-Balgahata M, et al
    Risk factors for >/=high-grade anal intraepithelial lesions in MSM living with HIV and the response to topical and surgical treatments.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245870.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. GBEASOR-KOMLANVI FA, Zida-Compaore WIC, Sadio AJ, Tchankoni MK, et al
    HIV testing uptake and prevalence among hospitalized older adults in Togo: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246151.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. ADEDINI SA, Mobolaji JW, Alabi M, Fatusi AO, et al
    Changes in contraceptive and sexual behaviours among unmarried young people in Nigeria: Evidence from nationally representative surveys.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246309.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. ROOZEN GVT, Meel R, Peper J, Venter WDF, et al
    Electrocardiographic and echocardiographic abnormalities in urban African people living with HIV in South Africa.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244742.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. KHAN MS, Rego S, Rajal JB, Bond V, et al
    Mitigating the impact of COVID-19 on tuberculosis and HIV services: A cross-sectional survey of 669 health professionals in 64 low and middle-income countries.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244936.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. PARKER B, Ward T, Hayward O, Jacob I, et al
    Cost-effectiveness of the long-acting regimen cabotegravir plus rilpivirine for the treatment of HIV-1 and its potential impact on adherence and viral transmission: A modelling study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245955.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. DE MENDONCA EB, Schmaltz CA, Sant'Anna FM, Vizzoni AG, et al
    Anemia in tuberculosis cases: A biomarker of severity?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245458.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. PUTCHAROEN O, Wacharapluesadee S, Chia WN, Paitoonpong L, et al
    Early detection of neutralizing antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 in COVID-19 patients in Thailand.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246864.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. LOPEZ-VARELA E, Augusto O, Fuente-Soro L, Sacoor C, et al
    Quantifying the gender gap in the HIV care cascade in southern Mozambique: We are missing the men.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245461.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. LIMA VD, Wang L, Sereda P, McLinden T, et al
    Estimation of time of HIV seroconversion using a modified CD4 depletion model.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246135.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. MAPANGA W, Norris SA, Chen WC, Blanchard C, et al
    Consensus study on the health system and patient-related barriers for lung cancer management in South Africa.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246716.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. FIX GM, Dryden EM, Boudreau J, Kressin NR, et al
    The temporal nature of social context: Insights from the daily lives of patients with HIV.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246534.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. BANERDT JK, Mateyo K, Wang L, Lindsell CJ, et al
    Delirium as a predictor of mortality and disability among hospitalized patients in Zambia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246330.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. POLANKA BM, Kundu S, So-Armah KA, Freiberg MS, et al
    Insomnia symptoms and biomarkers of monocyte activation, systemic inflammation, and coagulation in HIV: Veterans Aging Cohort Study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246073.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. HEID-PICARD B, Cochand-Priollet B, Rozenberg F, Giang-Phang D, et al
    Ambulatory anal self-sampling in MSM living with HIV, an acceptable and reliable screening method.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246338.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. HOULE B, Kabudula CW, Stein A, Gareta D, et al
    Linking the timing of a mother's and child's death: Comparative evidence from two rural South African population-based surveillance studies, 2000-2015.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246671.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. MWENDA N, Nduati R, Kosgei M, Kerich G, et al
    Skewed logit model for analyzing correlated infant morbidity data.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246269.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. SOEROTO AY, Pratiwi C, Santoso P, Lestari BW, et al
    Factors affecting outcome of longer regimen multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment in West Java Indonesia: A retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246284.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. INIESTA C, Coll P, Barbera MJ, Garcia Deltoro M, et al
    Implementation of pre-exposure prophylaxis programme in Spain. Feasibility of four different delivery models.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246129.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. STRANIX-CHIBANDA L, Tierney C, Sebikari D, Aizire J, et al
    Impact of postpartum tenofovir-based antiretroviral therapy on bone mineral density in breastfeeding women with HIV enrolled in a randomized clinical trial.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246272.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. MWAKA ES, Munabi IG, Castelnuovo B, Kaimal A, et al
    Low bone mass in people living with HIV on long-term anti-retroviral therapy: A single center study in Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246389.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. AGUTU CA, Oduor TH, Kombo BK, Mugo PM, et al
    High patient acceptability but low coverage of provider-initiated HIV testing among adult outpatients with symptoms of acute infectious illness in coastal Kenya.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246444.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. NGUYEN KA, Peer N, Kengne AP
    Associations of gamma-glutamyl transferase with cardio-metabolic diseases in people living with HIV infection in South Africa.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246131.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. NYABUTI MN, Petersen ML, Bukusi EA, Kamya MR, et al
    Characteristics of HIV seroconverters in the setting of universal test and treat: Results from the SEARCH trial in rural Uganda and Kenya.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0243167.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. LEBEDEV A, Pasechnik O, Ozhmegova E, Antonova A, et al
    Correction: Prevalence and spatiotemporal dynamics of HIV-1 Circulating Recombinant Form 03_AB (CRF03_AB) in the Former Soviet Union countries.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247611.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. KARDANI K, Bolhassani A
    Exploring novel and potent cell penetrating peptides in the proteome of SARS-COV-2 using bioinformatics approaches.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247396.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. BHATTA BR, Kiriya J, Shibanuma A, Jimba M, et al
    Parent-adolescent communication on sexual and reproductive health and the utilization of adolescent-friendly health services in Kailali, Nepal.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246917.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. SY KTL, Tariq S, Ramjee G, Blanchard K, et al
    Predictors of antiretroviral therapy initiation in eThekwini (Durban), South Africa: Findings from a prospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246744.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. GRUBYTE S, Urboniene J, Nedzinskiene L, Jelinskaite A, et al
    Prevalence, incidence and residual risk of transfusion transmitted viruses (HBV, HCV and HIV infections) in Lithuanian blood donors from 2004 to 2018: The incidence/window-period model study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246704.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. CORDOBA E, Parcesepe AM, Gallis JA, Headley J, et al
    The syndemic effects of mental ill health, household hunger, and intimate partner violence on adherence to antiretroviral therapy among pregnant women living with HIV in Yaounde, Cameroon.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246467.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. YAMADA E, Takagi R, Moro H, Sudo K, et al
    Saliva as a potential matrix for evaluating pharmacologically active dolutegravir concentration in plasma.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246994.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. KIROS M, Geteneh A, Andualem H, Alemu D, et al
    Human cytomegalovirus infection among treatment-naive HIV-1 infected patients in Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247264.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. FIORENTINO M, Sow A, Sagaon-Teyssier L, Mora M, et al
    Intimate partner violence by men living with HIV in Cameroon: Prevalence, associated factors and implications for HIV transmission risk (ANRS-12288 EVOLCAM).
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246192.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. ANKRAH AK, Dako-Gyeke P
    Factors influencing the delivery and uptake of early infant diagnosis of HIV services in Greater Accra, Ghana: A qualitative study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246876.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. STATZ M, Ware D, Perry N, Huebner D, et al
    Primary and secondary supportive partnerships among HIV-positive and HIV-negative middle-aged and older gay men.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245863.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. DELABRE RM, Bernier A, Sanchez F, Vilotitch A, et al
    "Yes, I'm interested in taking PrEP!": PrEP interest among women respondents to the European community-based survey "Flash! PrEP in Europe".
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246037.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. JANI N, Mathur S, Kahabuka C, Makyao N, et al
    Relationship dynamics and anticipated stigma: Key considerations for PrEP use among Tanzanian adolescent girls and young women and male partners.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246717.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. VAN GINDERDEUREN E, Bassett J, Hanrahan CF, Mutunga L, et al
    Novel health system strategies for tuberculin skin testing at primary care clinics: Performance assessment and health economic evaluation.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246523.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. HAMOOYA BM, Musonda P, Mutale W, Masenga SK, et al
    Prevalence of low high-density lipoprotein among young adults receiving antiretroviral therapy in Zambia: An opportunity to consider non-communicable diseases in resource-limited settings.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247004.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. KAKAR MU, Matloob M, Dai R, Deng Y, et al
    In silico screening and identification of deleterious missense SNPs along with their effects on CD-209 gene: An insight to CD-209 related-diseases.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247249.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. FLEMING T, Collins AB, Bardwell G, Fowler A, et al
    A qualitative investigation of HIV treatment dispensing models and impacts on adherence among people living with HIV who use drugs.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246999.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. GESICHO MB, Babic A
    Identifying barriers and facilitators in HIV-indicator reporting for different health facility performances: A qualitative case study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247525.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. SANDFORT TGM, Mbilizi Y, Sanders EJ, Guo X, et al
    HIV incidence in a multinational cohort of men and transgender women who have sex with men in sub-Saharan Africa: Findings from HPTN 075.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247195.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. BELLUDI A, McFall AM, Solomon SS, Celentano DD, et al
    Awareness of and willingness to use pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among people who inject drugs and men who have sex with men in India: Results from a multi-city cross-sectional survey.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247352.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. MANYAU PMC, Mabeka M, Mudzviti T, Kadzatsa W, et al
    Renal function impairment in cervical cancer patients treated with cisplatin-based chemoradiation: A review of medical records in a Zimbabwean outpatient department.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245383.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. RAJARATNAM A, Rehman S, Sharma P, Singh VK, et al
    Right ventricular load and contractility in HIV-associated pulmonary hypertension.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0243274.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. PRATT-CHAPMAN ML, Murphy J, Hines D, Brazinskaite R, et al
    "When the pain is so acute or if I think that I'm going to die": Health care seeking behaviors and experiences of transgender and gender diverse people in an urban area.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246883.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. YUAN C, Wang H, Li K, Tang A, et al
    SARS-CoV-2 viral shedding characteristics and potential evidence for the priority for faecal specimen testing in diagnosis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247367.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. NYONDO-MIPANDO AL, Kapesa LS, Salimu S, Kazuma T, et al
    "Dispense antiretrovirals daily!" restructuring the delivery of HIV services to optimize antiretroviral initiation among men in Malawi.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247409.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. BULUBA SE, Mawi NE, Tarimo EAM
    Clients' satisfaction with HIV care and treatment centres in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247421.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. GEIGER K, Stamper PD, Farley JE
    The effects of MDR/RR-TB treatment on HIV disease: A systematic review of literature.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248174.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. GIOVENCO D, Gill K, Fynn L, Duyver M, et al
    Experiences of oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) use disclosure among South African adolescent girls and young women and its perceived impact on adherence.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248307.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. SPIELMAN KL, Soler-Hampejsek E, Muula AS, Tenthani L, et al
    Depressive symptoms, HIV-related stigma and ART adherence among caregivers of children in vulnerable households in rural southern Malawi.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247974.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. MOHAMMED SA, Yitafr MG, Workneh BD, Hailu AD, et al
    Health-related quality of life and associated factors among people living with human immunodeficiency virus on highly active antiretroviral therapy in North East Ethiopia: Cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247777.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. LAZARUS G, Tjoa K, Iskandar AWB, Louisa M, et al
    The effect of human immunodeficiency virus infection on adverse events during treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248017.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  101. FUCHS A, Tufa TB, Horner J, Hurissa Z, et al
    Clinical and microbiological characterization of sepsis and evaluation of sepsis scores.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247646.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. WOGRIN C, Willis N, Mutsinze A, Chinoda S, et al
    It helps to talk: A guiding framework (TRUST) for peer support in delivering mental health care for adolescents living with HIV.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248018.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  103. CHITNENI P, Bwana MB, Muyindike W, Owembabazi M, et al
    STI prevalence among men living with HIV engaged in safer conception care in rural, southwestern Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246629.
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