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Cell-mediated and serology-based tests for Mycobacterium ulcerans disease: A systematic re..
Tuberculosis treatment unmasking leprosy: management of drug-resistant tuberculosis and le..
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Six vs Eight Weeks of Antibiotics for Small Mycobacterium ulcerans Lesions in Australian Patients
Daniel P O'Brien, N Deborah Friedman, Raquel Cowan, Aaron Walton, Eugene Athan
Journal article | 2020 | Clinical Infectious Diseases
BACKGROUND: Antibiotics are highly effective in curing Mycobacterium ulcerans lesions, but are associated with significant toxicit..
Cell-mediated and serology-based tests for Mycobacterium ulcerans disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Michael S Avumegah, Nilakshi T Waidyatillake, Wojtek P Michalski, Daniel P O'Brien, Tiffanie M Nelson, Eugene Athan
Journal article | 2020 | PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases
Buruli ulcer (BU) is a subcutaneous necrotic infection of the skin caused by Mycobacterium ulcerans. It is the third most common h..
Tuberculosis treatment unmasking leprosy: management of drug-resistant tuberculosis and leprosy co-infection.
G Kama, GKL Huang, M Taune, R Arura, L Morris, B Kombuk, A Marome, DP O'Brien
Journal article | 2019 | Public Health Action
Co-infection with tuberculosis (TB) and leprosy is thought to occur infrequently, but has been reported in settings highly endemic..
Diagnosis of Mycobacterium ulcerans disease: be alert to the possibility of negative initial PCR results
Daniel P O'Brien, Maria Globan, Janet M Fyfe, Caroline J Lavender, Adrian Murrie, Damian Flanagan, Peter Meggyesy, Jonathan T Priestley, David Leslie
Journal article | 2019 | Medical Journal of Australia
Health issues of refugees attending an infectious disease refugee health clinic in a regional Australian hospital
Peta J Masters, Penelope J Lanfranco, Emmy Sneath, Amanda J Wade, Sarah Huffam, James Pollard, Jane Standish, Kate McCloskey, Eugene Athan, Daniel P O'Brien, N Deborah Friedman
Journal article | 2018 | Australian Journal of General Practice
Ibrutinib and antimicrobial therapy in a heavily pretreated patient with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and disseminated cutaneous non-tuberculous mycobacterial infection: successful surgery-free approach
Laura E Maddy, Daniel P O'Brien, Philip J Campbell
Journal article | 2018 | Internal Medicine Journal
Wound healing: Natural history and risk factors for delay in Australian patients treated with antibiotics for Mycobacterium ulcerans disease
Daniel P O'Brien, N Deborah Friedman, Anthony McDonald, Peter Callan, Andrew Hughes, Aaron Walton, Eugene Atha
Journal article | 2018 | PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases
The location of Australian Buruli ulcer lesions-Implications for unravelling disease transmission
Arvind Yerramilli, Ee Laine Tay, Andrew J Stewardson, Peter G Kelley, Emma Bishop, Grant A Jenkin, Mike Starr, Janine Trevillyan, Andrew Hughes, N Deborah Friedman, Daniel P O'Brien, Paul DR Johnson
Journal article | 2017 | PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases
Implications of differentiated care for successful ART scale-up in a concentrated HIV epidemic in Yangon, Myanmar
Anita Mesic, Julie Fontaine, Theingy Aye, Jane Greig, Thin Thin Thwe, Laura Moreto-Planas, Jarmila Kliesckova, Khin Khin, Nana Zarkua, Lucia Gonzalez, Erwin Lloyd Guillergan, Daniel P O'Brien
Journal article | 2017 | Journal of the International AIDS Society
Exposure Risk for Infection and Lack of Human-to-Human Transmission of Mycobacterium ulcerans Disease, Australia
Daniel P O'Brien, James W Wynne, Andrew H Buultjens, Wojtek P Michalski, Timothy R Stinear, N Deborah Friedman, Andrew Hughes, Eugene Athan
Journal article | 2017 | Emerging Infectious Diseases
Risk factors for mortality during antiretroviral therapy in older populations in resource-limited settings
Daniel O'Brien, Tim Spelman, Jane Greig, James McMahon, Charles Ssonko, Esther Casas, Anita Mesic, Philipp Du Cros, Nathan Ford
Journal article | 2016 | Journal of the International AIDS Society
Generating Evidence to Improve the Response to Neglected Diseases: How Operational Research in a Medecins Sans Frontieres Buruli Ulcer Treatment Programme Informed International Management Guidance
Daniel P O'Brien, Nathan Ford, Marco Vitoria, Kingsley Asiedu, Alexandra Calmy, Philipp Du Cros, Eric Comte, Vanessa Christinet
Journal article | 2015 | PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases
Causes of hospital admission among people living with HIV worldwide: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Nathan Ford, Zara Shubber, Graeme Meintjes, Beatriz Grinsztejn, Serge Eholie, Edward J Mills, Mary-Ann Davies, Marco Vitoria, Martina Penazzato, Sabin Nsanzimana, Lisa Frigati, Daniel O'Brien, Tom Ellman, Olawale Ajose, Alexandra Calmy, Meg Doherty
Journal article | 2015 | The Lancet HIV
Pre-emptive steroids for a severe oedematous Buruli ulcer lesion: a case report.
Daniel P O'Brien, Sarah Huffam
Journal article | 2015 | Journal of Medical Case Reports
INTRODUCTION: Severe oedematous forms of Buruli ulcer (BU) often result in extensive tissue destruction, even with the institution..
Clinical features and management of a severe paradoxical reaction associated with combined treatment of Buruli ulcer and HIV co-infection
Franck Wanda, Patrick Nkemenang, Genevieve Ehounou, Marie Tchaton, Eric Comte, Laurence Toutous Trellu, Isabelle Masouye, Vanessa Christinet, Daniel P O'Brien
Journal article | 2014 | BMC Infectious Diseases
The urgent need for clinical, diagnostic, and operational research for management of Buruli ulcer in Africa
Daniel P O'Brien, Eric Comte, Micaela Serafini, Genevieve Ehounou, Annick Antierens, Hubert Vuagnat, Vanessa Christinet, Mitima D Hamani, Philipp du Cros
Journal article | 2014 | The Lancet Infectious Diseases
Treatment and prevention of Mycobacterium ulcerans infection (Buruli ulcer) in Australia: guideline update
Daniel P O'Brien, Grant Jenkin, John Buntine, Christina M Steffen, Anthony McDonald, Simon Horne, N Deborah Friedman, Eugene Athan, Andrew Hughes, Peter P Callan, Paul DR Johnson
Journal article | 2014 | Medical Journal of Australia
Clinical Features and Risk Factors of Oedematous Mycobacterium ulcerans Lesions in an Australian Population: Beware Cellulitis in an Endemic Area
Daniel P O'Brien, N Deborah Friedman, Anthony McDonald, Peter Callan, Andrew Hughes, Eugene Athan
Journal article | 2014 | PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
Burden of HIV-Related Cytomegalovirus Retinitis in Resource-Limited Settings: A Systematic Review
Nathan Ford, Zara Shubber, Peter Saranchuk, Sophia Pathai, Nicolas Durier, Daniel P O'Brien, Edward J Mills, Fernando Pascual, Ellen 't Hoen, Gary N Holland, David Heiden
Journal article | 2013 | Clinical Infectious Diseases
Incidence, clinical spectrum, diagnostic features, treatment and predictors of paradoxical reactions during antibiotic treatment of Mycobacterium ulcerans infections
Daniel P O'Brien, Mike Robson, N Deborah Friedman, Aaron Walton, Anthony McDonald, Peter Callan, Andrew Hughes, Richard Rahdon, Eugene Athan
Journal article | 2013 | BMC Infectious Diseases
Understanding of latent tuberculosis, its treatment and treatment side effects in immigrant and refugee patients.
Katie Butcher, Beverley-Ann Biggs, Karin Leder, Chris Lemoh, Daniel O'Brien, Caroline Marshall
Journal article | 2013 | BMC Res Notes
BACKGROUND: Isoniazid treatment of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) is commonly prescribed in refugees and immigrants. We aime..
Predictors of Raised Viral Load during Antiretroviral Therapy in Patients with and without Prior Antiretroviral Use: A Cross-Sectional Study
Jane E Greig, Philipp A du Cros, Clair Mills, Wilfred Ugwoeruchukwu, Andrew Etsetowaghan, Adetola Grillo, Adetoro Tayo-Adetoro, Kunle Omiyale, Tim Spelman, Daniel P O'Brien
Journal article | 2013 | PLoS One
Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia: evaluation of the role of transoesophageal echocardiography in identifying clinically unsuspected endocarditis
A Incani, C Hair, P Purnell, DP O'Brien, AC Cheng, A Appelbe, E Athan
Journal article | 2013 | EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY & INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Impact of Hiv-Associated Conditions on Mortality in People Commencing Anti-Retroviral Therapy in Resource Limited Settings
Catherine S Marshall, Andrea J Curtis, Tim Spelman, Daniel P O'Brien, Jane Greig, Leslie Shanks, Philipp du Cros, Esther C Casas, Marcio Silveira da Fonseca, Eugene Athan, Julian H Elliott
Journal article | 2013 | PLoS One
Risk factors for recurrent Mycobacterium ulcerans disease after exclusive surgical treatment in an Australian cohort
Daniel P O'Brien, Aaron Walton, Andrew J Hughes, N Deborah Friedman, Anthony McDonald, Peter Callan, Richard Rhadon, Ian Holten, Eugene Athan
Journal article | 2013 | Medical Journal of Australia
Incidence of WHO Stage 3 and 4 Conditions following Initiation of Anti-Retroviral Therapy in Resource Limited Settings
Andrea J Curtis, Catherine S Marshall, Tim Spelman, Jane Greig, Julian H Elliot, Leslie Shanks, Philipp Du Cros, Esther C Casas, Marcio Silveria Da Fonseca, Daniel P O'Brien
Journal article | 2012 | PLoS One
Rhythmic neuronal activity in S2 somatosensory and insular cortices contribute to the initiation of absence-related spike-and-wave discharges
Thomas W Zheng, Terence J O'Brien, Margaret J Morris, Christopher A Reid, Valentina Jovanovska, Patrick O'Brien, Leena van Raay, Arun K Gandrathi, Didier Pinault
Journal article | 2012 | Epilepsia
Association between older age and adverse outcomes on antiretroviral therapy: a cohort analysis of programme data from nine countries.
Jane Greig, Esther C Casas, Daniel P O'Brien, Edward J Mills, Nathan Ford
Journal article | 2012 | AIDS
CONTEXT: Recent studies have highlighted the increased risk of adverse outcomes among older patients on antiretroviral therapy (AR..
Outcomes in patients with Gleason score 8-10 prostate cancer: relation to preoperative PSA level.
Barry B McGuire, Brian T Helfand, Stacy Loeb, Qiaoyan Hu, Daniel O'Brien, Phillip Cooper, Ximing Yang, William J Catalona
Journal article | 2012 | BJU International
UNLABELLED: Study Type - Therapy (case series) Level of Evidence 4 What's known on the subject? and What does the study add? High-..
Similar Mortality and Reduced Loss to Follow-Up in Integrated Compared With Vertical Programs Providing Antiretroviral Treatment in Sub-Saharan Africa
Jane Greig, Daniel P O'Brien, Nathan Ford, Tim Spelman, Kalpana Sabapathy, Leslie Shanks
Journal article | 2012 | Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (JAIDS)
Successful Outcomes with Oral Fluoroquinolones Combined with Rifampicin in the Treatment of Mycobacterium ulcerans: An Observational Cohort Study
Daniel P O'Brien, Anthony McDonald, Peter Callan, Mike Robson, N Deborah Friedman, Andrew Hughes, Ian Holten, Aaron Walton, Eugene Athan
Journal article | 2012 | PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
Provision of antiretroviral treatment in conflict settings: the experience of Médecins Sans Frontières.
Daniel P O'Brien, Sarah Venis, Jane Greig, Leslie Shanks, Tom Ellman, Kalpana Sabapathy, Lisa Frigati, Clair Mills
Journal article | 2010 | Conflict and Health
INTRODUCTION: Many countries ravaged by conflict have substantial morbidity and mortality attributed to HIV/AIDS yet HIV treatment..
Antiretroviral therapy for HIV prevention: many concerns and challenges, but are there ways forward in sub-Saharan Africa?
R Zachariah, AD Harries, M Philips, L Arnould, K Sabapathy, DP O'Brien, C Ferreyra, S Balkan
Journal article | 2010 | Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
A global study of pathogens and host risk factors associated with infectious gastrointestinal disease in returned international travellers
Ashwin Swaminathan, Joseph Torresi, Patricia Schlagenhauf, Karin Thursky, Annelies Wilder-Smith, Bradley A Connor, Eli Schwartz, Frank vonSonnenberg, Jay Keystone, Daniel P O'Brien
Journal article | 2009 | Journal of Infection
Outcomes of a remote, decentralized health center-based HIV/AIDS antiretroviral program in Zambia, 2003 to 2007.
Riekje Elema, Clair Mills, Oliver Yun, Kamalini Lokuge, Charles Ssonko, Nashiola Nyirongo, Velepi Mtonga, Henry Zulu, David Tu, Meggy Verputten, Daniel P O'Brien
Journal article | 2009 | IAPAC Monthly
A cross-sectional study of patients living with HIV/ AIDS treated during 2003 to 2007 in decentralized, rural health centers in Za..
Gastrointestinal infection among international travelers globally
Zoe Greenwood, James Black, Leisa Weld, Daniel O'Brien, Dip Anat, Karin Leder, Frank Von Sonnenburg, Prativa Pandey, Eli Schwartz, Bradley A Connor, Graham Brown, David O Freedman, Joseph Torresi
Journal article | 2008 | Journal of Travel Medicine
Successful treatment of Mycobacterium ulcerans osteomyelitis with minor surgical debridement and prolonged rifampicin and ciprofloxacin therapy: a case report.
Daniel P O'Brien, Eugene Athan, Andrew Hughes, Paul D Johnson
Journal article | 2008 | Journal of Medical Case Reports
INTRODUCTION: Treatment for osteomyelitis-complicating Mycobacterium ulcerans infection typically requires extensive surgery and e..
[The Médicins sans Frontières HIV/AIDS programme in Ukraine].
GEL van den Berk, A Telnov, SF Venis, CF Mills, DP O'Brien
Journal article | 2007 | Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde
In 1999, Médicins sans Frontières started an HIV/AIDS programme in Ukraine, a country with an estimated 410,000 people with HIV (1..
Treatment outcomes stratified by baseline immunological status among young children receiving nonnucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings
Daniel P O'Brien, Delphine Sauvageot, David Olson, Myrto Schaeffer, Pierre Humblet, Mar Pudjades, Tom Ellman, Rony Zachariah, Elisabeth Szumilin, Line Arnould, Tony Read
Journal article | 2007 | Clinical Infectious Diseases
Outcomes for Mycobacterium ulcerans infection with combined surgery and antibiotic therapy: findings from a south-eastern Australian case series
Daniel P O'Brien, Andrew J Hughes, Allen C Cheng, Margaret J Henry, Peter Callan, Anthony McDonald, Ian Holten, Mike Birrell, John M Sowerby, Paul DR Johnson, Eugene Athan
Journal article | 2007 | Medical Journal of Australia
Tuberculosis after HAART initiation in HIV-positive patients from five countries with a high tuberculosis burden
Maryline MB Bonnet, Loretxu LP Pinoges, Francis FV Varaine, Barbara BO Oberhauser, Daniel DO O'Brien, Yared YK Kebede, Cathy CH Hewison, Rony RZ Zachariah, Laurent LF Ferradini
Journal article | 2006 | AIDS
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