Naa Torshie Annan

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Results: From a cohort of 994 individuals, 73% commenced efavirenzand 27% nevirapine-containing regimens. We found no differences between the 2 treatment groups for the time to virological success (proportion with virological success: efavirenz 71%, nevirapine 72%, P = 0.77) or treatment failure (proportion failing treatment: efavirenz 23%, nevirapine 26%,(More)
OBJECTIVES We wished to determine the efficacy of nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI)-based regimens in antiretroviral-naive patients commencing highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) and to evaluate the effect of calendar year, nucleoside analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI) backbone, sex, and ethnicity on treatment(More)
Chancroid, formerly a major cause of the genital ulcer disease syndrome, remains an important cofactor in both the transmission and acquisition of HIV-1 infection. Those countries with the greatest burden of HIV also have some of the highest prevalence rates of chancroid worldwide. The diagnosis of chancroid, caused by the fastidious bacterium Haemophilus(More)
We report a case of severe gonococcal ophthalmia and peri-orbital cellulitis in an HIV-positive man without genital infection who was treated successfully in the outpatient department. We also highlight the importance of early diagnosis, treatment and liaison with ophthalmology in order to prevent visual complications.
1 Department of Genitourinary Medicine, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK; 2 The Mortimer Market Centre, Camden Primary Care Trust, London, UK; 3 Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, London, UK; 4 St Stephen’s Centre, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK; 5 Sexually(More)
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