Professor Landon Myer

Landon Myer

Professor Landon Myer

Dept. of Public Health & Family Medicine
TitleProfessor
NameLandon Myer
Work Telephone021 406 6661
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DepartmentDept. of Public Health & Family Medicine
Other AffiliationsCIDER

Biosketch

Landon's research focuses in:

  • infectious diseases (HIV/AIDS, TB and sexually transmitted infections)
  • women’s health
  • social determinants of health

He teaches in the Masters in Public Health programme on epidemiological methods, infectious diseases epidemiology and social epidemiology. Within the MPH he convenes the advanced epidemiology course and is convener for the Clinical Research Methods track

Myer, B. L., Susser, E. S., Morroni, C., & Link, B. G. (2016). Social Epidemiology. In Heggenhougen, K. (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of Public Health (pp. 1-2). New York: Elsevier SciencePY.

Myer, B. L. (2009). Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS. In Bekker, L.G., G Maartens, G., Wilson, D., & Cotton, M. (Eds.), Handbook of HIV Medicine (pp. 1-2). Cape Town: Oxford University Southern Africa Press.

Morroni, C., & Myer, B. L. (2007). Study design. In Joubert, G.M., & Ehrlich, R.I. (Eds.), Epidemiology: A Manual for Southern Africa (pp. 77-93). Cape Town: Oxford University Press.

Myer, B. L., & Karim, S. (2007). Precision and validity in epidemiological studies: error, bias and confounding. In Joubert, G.M., & Ehrlich, R.I. (Eds.), Epidemiology: A Manual for Southern Africa (pp. 1-2). Cape Town: Oxford University Press.

Myer, B. L. (2005). Barrier methods. In Abdool Karim, S., & Abdool Karim, Q. (Eds.), HIV/AIDS in South Africa (pp. 166-182). Cape Town & New York: Cambridge University Press.

Myer, B. L. (2004). Barrier Methods. In Karim, S.S. (Ed.), HIV/AIDS in South Africa (pp. 183-201). Cambridge University Press.

Myer, B. L., Dunning, L., Lesosky, M. R., Hsiao, N., Phillips, T., Petro, G., Zerbe, A., McIntyre, J. A., & Abrams, E. J. (2017). Frequency of Viremic Episodes in HIV-Infected Women Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy During Pregnancy: A Cohort Study. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 64, 422-427. doi:10.1093/cid/ciw792. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciw792

Grimsrud, A. T., Lesosky, M. R., Kalombo, C., Bekker, L., & Myer, B. L. (2016). Implementation and operational research: community-based adherence clubs for the management of stable antiretroviral therapy patients in Cape Town, South Africa: a cohort study. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 71, e16-e23.

Johnson, L. F., Chiu, C., Myer, B. L., Davies, M. A., Dorrington, R. E., Bekker, L., Boulle, A. M., & Meyer-Rath, G. (2016). Prospects for HIV control in South Africa: a model-based analysis. Global Health Action, 9.

Myer, B. L., Dunning, L., Lesosky, M. R., Hsiao, N., Phillips, T., Petro, G., Zerbe, A., McIntyre, J. A., & Abrams, E. J. (2016). Frequency of viremic episodes in HIV-infected women initiating antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy: a cohort study. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 64, ciw792.

Brittain, K., Giddy, J., Myer, B. L., Cooper, D. D., Harries, J., & Stinson, K. (2015). Pregnant women's experiences of male partner involvement in the context of prevention of mother-to-child transmission in Khayelitsha, South Africa. Aids Care, 27. doi:10.1080/09540121.2015.1018862. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540121.2015.1018862

Constant, D. A., de Tolly, K., Harries, J., & Myer, B. L. (2015). Assessment of completion of early medical abortion using a text questionnaire on mobile phones compared to a self-administered paper questionnaire among women attending four clinics, Cape Town, South Africa. Reproduction Health Matters, 22(44), 83-93. doi:10.1016/S0968-8080(14)43791-1. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0968-8080(14)43791-1

Cornell, M., Johnson, L. F., Schomaker, M. F., Tanser, F., Maskew, M., Wood, R., Prozesky, H., Giddy, J., Stinson, K., Egger, M., Boulle, A. M., Myer, B. L., & International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate, A. A. C. (2015). Age in antiretroviral therapy programmes in South Africa: a retrospective, multicentre, observational cohort study. Lancet HIV, 2, e368-75.

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., & Wood, R. (2015). Efficacy of antiretroviral therapy in resource-poor settings: Are outcomes comparable to those in the developing world?. Clin Infect Dis, 41(11), 1683-1684. doi:CID37534 [pii] 10.1086/498030. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16267745

le Roux, D. M., Myer, B. L., Nicol, M. P., & Zar, H. J. (2015). Incidence and severity of childhood pneumonia in the first year of life in a South African birth cohort: the Drakenstein Child Health Study. The Lancet Global Health, 3, e95-e103. doi:10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70360-2. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70360-2

Middelkoop, K., Mathema, B., Myer, B. L., Shashkina, E., Whitelaw, A., Kaplan, G., Kreiswirth, B., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. (2015). Transmission of tuberculosis in a South African community with a high prevalence of HIV infection. J Infect Dis, 211, 0-0. doi:10.1093/infdis/jiu403. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiu403

Morrison, C. S., Chen, P. L., Kwok, C., Baeten, J. M., Brown, J., Crook, A. M., Van Damme, L., Delany-Moretlwe, S., Francis, S. C., Friedland, B. A., Hayes, R. J., Heffron, R., Kapiga, S., Karim, Q. A., Karpoff, S., Kaul, R., McClelland, R. S., McCormack, S., McGrath, N., Myer, B. L., Rees, H., van der Straten, A., Watson-Jones, D., van de Wijgert, J. H., Stalter, R., & Low, N. (2015). Hormonal contraception and the risk of HIV acquisition: an individual participant data meta-analysis. Plos Medicine, 12. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001778. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1001778

Myer, B. L., Phillips, T., Manuelli, V., McIntyre, J. A., Bekker, L., & Abrams, E. J. (2015). Evolution of antiretroviral therapy services for HIV-infected pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, in press. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000000584. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000584

Beauclair, R., Petro, G., & Myer, B. L. (2014). The association between timing of initiation of antenatal care and stillbirths: a retrospective cohort study of pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 14, 204. doi:10.1186/1471-2393-14-204. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2393-14-204

Breuer, E., Stoloff, K., Myer, B. L., Seedat, S., Stein, D. J., & Joska, J. A. (2014). The validity of the Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Symptom Screener (SAMISS) in people living with HIV/AIDS in primary HIV care in Cape Town, South Africa. AIDS Behav, 18, 1133-1141. doi:10.1007/s10461-014-0698-y. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-014-0698-y

Constant, D. A., de Tolly, K., Harries, J., & Myer, B. L. (2014). Mobile phone messages to provide support to women during the home phase of medical abortion in South Africa: a randomised controlled trial. Contraception, 90(3), 226-33. doi:10.1016/j.contraception.2014.04.009. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.contraception.2014.04.009

Cornell, M., Lessells, R., Fox, M. P., Garone, D. B., Giddy, J., Fenner, L., Myer, B. L., Boulle, A. M., & Collaboration, I. S. A. (2014). Mortality among adults transferred and lost to follow-up from antiretroviral therapy programmes in South Africa: a multicenter cohort study. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 67(2), e67-75. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000000269. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000269

Delany-Moretlwe, S., Smith, E., Myer, B. L., Ahmed, K., Nkala, B., Maboa, R., Gama, C., Sibiya, S., Sebe, M., Brumskine, W., Bekker, L. G., Nchabeleng, M., Lombard, C., Gray, G., & Rees, H. (2014). FACTS 001: Characteristics of Participants Enrolled in a Phase III Randomised Controlled Trial of Tenofovir Gel for Prevention of HIV-1 and HSV-2. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses, 30 Suppl 1, A281-2. doi:10.1089/aid.2014.5637.abstract. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/aid.2014.5637.abstract

Grimsrud, A. T., Balkan, S., Casas, E. C., Lujan, J., Van Cutsem, G., Poulet, E., Myer, B. L., & Pujades-Rodriguez, M. (2014). Outcomes of antiretroviral therapy over a 10-year period of expansion: a multicohort analysis of African and Asian HIV programs. Jaids-Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 67, e55-66. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000000268. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000268

Grimsrud, A. T., Kaplan, R. J., Bekker, L. G., & Myer, B. L. (2014). Outcomes of a nurse-managed service for stable HIV-positive patients in a large South African public sector antiretroviral therapy programme. Trop Med Int Health, 19, 1029-1039. doi:10.1111/tmi.12346. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12346

Grimsrud, A. T., Patten, G. E. M., Sharp, J., Myer, B. L., Wilkinson, L., & Bekker, L. G. (2014). Extending dispensing intervals for stable patients on ART. Jaids-Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 66, e58-60. doi:10.1097/qai.0000000000000098. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/qai.0000000000000098

Kidzeru, E. B., Hesseling, A. C., Passmore, J. A., Myer, B. L., Gamieldien, H., Tchakoute, C. T., Gray, C. M., Sodora, D. L., & Jaspan, H. B. (2014). In-utero exposure to maternal HIV infection alters T-cell immune responses to vaccination in HIV-uninfected infants. AIDS, 28, 1421-1430. doi:10.1097/QAD.0000000000000292. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000000292

Koen, N., Wyatt, G. E., Williams, J. K., Zhang, M., Myer, B. L., Zar, H. J., & Stein, D. J. (2014). Intimate partner violence: associations with low infant birthweight in a South African birth cohort. Metab Brain Dis, 29, 281-299. doi:10.1007/s11011-014-9525-4. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11011-014-9525-4

Matzopoulos, R., Cornell, M., Bowman, B., & Myers, J. E. (2014). 67th WHA Resolution on violence prevention misses the mark. The Lancet, 384.

Middelkoop, K., Bekker, L., Mathema, B., Myer, B. L., Shashkina, E., Whitelaw, A., Kurepina, N., Kaplan, G., Kreiswirth, B., & Wood, R. (2014). Factors affecting tuberculosis strain success over 10 years in a high TB- and HIV-burdened community. Int J Epidemiol, 43, 1114-1122. doi:10.1093/ije/dyu044. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyu044

Middelkoop, K., Mathema, B., Myer, B. L., Shashkina, E., Whitelaw, A., Kaplan, G., Kreiswirth, B., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. (2014). Transmission of Tuberculosis in a South African Community With a High Prevalence of HIV Infection. J Infect Dis, 211, 53-61. doi:10.1093/infdis/jiu403. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiu403

Middelkoop, K., Rademeyer, C., Brown, B. B., Cashmore, T. J., Marais, J. C., Scheibe, A. P., Bandawe, G. P., Myer, B. L., Fuchs, J. D., Williamson, C., & Bekker, L. (2014). Epidemiology of HIV-1 subtypes among men who have sex with men in Cape Town, South Africa. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, 65, 473-480. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000000067. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000067

Phillips, T., Thebus, E., Bekker, L., Mcintyre, J., Abrams, E. J., & Myer, B. L. (2014). Disengagement of HIV-positive pregnant and postpartum women from antiretroviral therapy services: a cohort study. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 17, 19242.

Rice, J. C., Stannard, C., Cook, C., Lecuona, K., Myer, B. L., & Scholtz, R. P. (2014). Brachytherapy and endoresection for choroidal melanoma: a cohort study. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 98, 86-91. doi:10.1136/bjophthalmol-2013-304006. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2013-304006

Tenthani, L., Haas, A. D., Tweya, H., Jahn, A., van Oosterhout, J. J., Chimbwandira, F., Chirwa, Z., Ng'ambi, W., Bakali, A., Phiri, S., Myer, B. L., Valeri, F., Zwahlen, M., Wandeler, G., & Keiser, O. (2014). Retention in care under universal antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected pregnant and breastfeeding women ('Option B+') in Malawi. AIDS, 28, 589-598. doi:10.1097/QAD.0000000000000143. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000000143

Zar, H. J., Barnett, W., Myer, B. L., Stein, D. J., & Nicol, M. P. (2014). Investigating the early-life determinants of illness in Africa: the Drakenstein Child Health Study. Thorax, 70, 592-594. doi:10.1136/thoraxjnl-2014-206242. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2014-206242

Zulliger, R., Black, S., Holtgrave, D. R., Ciaranello, A. L., Bekker, L., & Myer, B. L. (2014). Cost-effectiveness of a package of interventions for expedited antiretroviral therapy initiation during pregnancy in Cape Town, South Africa. AIDS and Behavior, 18, 697-705. doi:10.1007/s10461-013-0641-7. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-013-0641-7

Abrams, E. J., & Myer, B. L. (2013). Can we achieve an AIDS-free generation? Perspectives on the global campaign to eliminate new pediatric HIV infections. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 63 Suppl 2, S208-12. doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182986f55. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182986f55

Black, S., Zulliger, R., Marcus, R., Mark, D., Myer, B. L., & Bekker, L. G. (2013). Acceptability and challenges of rapid ART initiation among pregnant women in a pilot programme, Cape Town, South Africa. Aids Care, in press, 0-0. doi:10.1080/09540121.2013.855300. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540121.2013.855300

Black, S., Zulliger, R., Myer, B. L., Marcus, R., Jeneker, S., Taliep, R., Pienaar, D. C., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. G. (2013). Safety, feasibility and efficacy of a rapid ART initiation in pregnancy pilot programme in Cape Town, South Africa. South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde, 103, 557-62. doi:10.7196/samj.6565. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/samj.6565

Cornell, M., & Myer, B. L. (2013). Does the success of HIV treatment depend on gender?. Future Microbiology, 8. doi:10.2217/fmb.12.128. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/fmb.12.128

Cornell, M., & Myer, B. L. (2013). Men and mortality: sex inequality in health outcomes. AIDS, 27. doi:10.1097/QAD.0b013e32835e39b2. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e32835e39b2

Cornell, M., & Myer, B. L. (2013). Moving beyond gender stereotypes. Lancet, 382. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61713-4. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61713-4

Grimsrud, A. T., Cornell, M., Egger, M., Boulle, A. M., & Myer, B. L. (2013). Impact of definitions of loss to follow-up (LTFU) in antiretroviral therapy program evaluation: variation in the definition can have an appreciable impact on estimated proportions of LTFU. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 66(9), 1006-1013. doi:10.1016/j.jclinepi.2013.03.013. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2013.03.013

Horn, A. R., Swingler, G. H., Myer, B. L., Harrison, M. C., Linley, L. L., Nelson, C., Tooke, L., Rhoda, N. R., & Robertson, N. J. (2013). Defining hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in newborn infants: benchmarking in a South African population. Journal of Perinatal Medicine, 41, 211-217. doi:10.1515/jpm-2012-0107. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/jpm-2012-0107

Horn, A. R., Swingler, G. H., Myer, B. L., Linley, L. L., Chandrasekaran, M., & Robertson, N. J. (2013). Early clinical predictors of a severely abnormal amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram at 48 hours in cooled neonates. Acta Paediatrica, 102, e378-e384. doi:10.1111/apa.12306. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.12306

Horn, A. R., Swingler, G. H., Myer, B. L., Linley, L. L., Raban, M. S., Joolay, Y., Harrison, M. C., Chandrasekaran, M., Rhoda, N. R., & Robertson, N. J. (2013). Early clinical signs in neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy predict an abnormal amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram at age 6 hours. BMC Pediatrics, 13, 52. doi:10.1186/1471-2431-13-52. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2431-13-52

Hsiao, N. Y., Stinson, K., & Myer, B. L. (2013). Linkage of HIV-infected infants from diagnosis to antiretroviral therapy services across the Western Cape, South Africa. PLoS One, 8, e55308. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0055308. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0055308

le Roux, S. M., Cotton, M. F., Myer, B. L., le Roux, D. M., Schaaf, H. S., Lombard, C. J., & Zar, H. J. (2013). Safety of long-term isoniazid preventive therapy in children with HIV: a comparison of two dosing schedules. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 17, 26-31. doi:10.5588/ijtld.11.0820. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.11.0820

Lund, C., Myer, B. L., Stein, D. J., Williams, D. R., & Flisher, A. J. (2013). Mental illness and lost income among adult South Africans. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol, 48, 845-851. doi:10.1007/s00127-012-0587-5. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-012-0587-5

Myer, B. L. (2013). Maternal deaths and HIV treatment in sub-Saharan Africa. Lancet, 381, 1699-1700. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61000-4. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61000-4

Myer, B. L., Daskilewicz, K., McIntyre, J., & Bekker, L. (2013). Comparison of point-of-care versus laboratory-based CD4 cell enumeration in HIV-positive pregnant women. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 16, 18649. doi:10.7448/IAS.16.1.18649. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.7448/IAS.16.1.18649

Myer, B. L., Kamkuemah, M., Kaplan, R. J., & Bekker, L. (2013). Low prevalence of renal dysfunction in HIV-infected pregnant women: implications for guidelines for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV. Tropical medicine & international health, 18, 1400-1405. doi:10.1111/tmi.12194. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12194

Myer, B. L., Smith, E., & Mayosi, B. M. (2013). Medical inpatient mortality at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa, 2002-2009. S Afr Med J, 103, 0-0.

Nglazi, M. D., Kaplan, R. J., Orrell, C., Myer, B. L., Wood, R., Bekker, L., & Lawn, S. D. (2013). Increasing transfers-out from an antiretroviral treatment service in South Africa: patient characteristics and rates of virological non-suppression. PLoS One, 8, 0-0. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0057907. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0057907

Stinson, K., Jennings, K., & Myer, B. L. (2013). Integration of Antiretroviral Therapy Services into Antenatal Care Increases Treatment Initiation during Pregnancy: A Cohort Study. PLoS One, 8, e63328. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0063328. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0063328

van der Plas, H., Meintjes, G. A., Schutz, C., Goliath, R., Myer, B. L., Baatjie, D., Wilkinson, R. J., Maartens, G., & Mendelson, M. (2013). Complications of Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation in Hospitalised Patients with HIV-Associated Tuberculosis. PLoS One, 8, e54145. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0054145. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0054145

Zulliger, R., Abrams, E. J., & Myer, B. L. (2013). Diversity of influences on infant feeding strategies in women living with HIV in Cape Town, South Africa: a mixed methods study. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 18, 1547-1854. doi:10.1111/tmi.12212. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12212

Breuer, E., Stoloff, K., Myer, B. L., Seedat, S., Stein, D. J., & Joska, J. (2012). Reliability of the lay adherence counsellor administered substance abuse and mental illness symptoms screener (SAMISS) and the International HIV Dementia Scale (IHDS) in a primary care HIV clinic in Cape Town, South Africa. AIDS and Behavior, 16, 1464-1471. doi:10.1007/s10461-011-0067-z. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-011-0067-z

Cook, C., Carrara, H., & Myer, B. L. (2012). Phaco-emulsification versus manual small-incision cataract surgery in South Africa. South African medical journal, 102, 537-540.

Cornell, M., Schomaker, M. F., Garone, D. B., Giddy, J., Hoffmann, C. J., Lessells, R., Maskew, M., Prozesky, H., Wood, R., Johnson, L. F., Egger, M., Boulle, A. M., & Myer, B. L. (2012). Gender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: A multicentre cohort study. Plos Medicine, 9, e1001304.

Joska, J. A., Westgarth-Taylor, J., Hoare, J., Thomas, K. G., Paul, R., Myer, B. L., & Stein, D. J. (2012). Neuropsychological outcomes in adults commencing highly active anti-retroviral treatment in South Africa: a prospective study. BMC Infectious Diseases, 12, 39. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-39. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-12-39

Mnyani, C. N., McIntyre, J. A., & Myer, B. L. (2012). The reliability of point-of-care CD4 testing in identifying HIV-infected pregnant women eligible for antiretroviral therapy. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 60, 260-264. doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e318256b651. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e318256b651

Myer, B. L. (2012). The limits of observational epidemiology: Hormonal contraception and women's risk of HIV infection. South African Journal of Science, 108, 20-21.

Myer, B. L., Zulliger, R., Black, S., Pienaar, D., & Bekker, L. (2012). Pilot programme for the rapid initiation of antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy in Cape Town, South Africa. Aids Care, 24, 986-992. doi:10.1080/09540121.2012.668173. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540121.2012.668173

Pons, J., Mapham, W., Newsome, B., Myer, B. L., Anderson, R., Courtright, P., & Cook, C. (2012). The potential impact of a cataract surgery programme on the care of orphans and vulnerable children in Swaziland. South African Medical Journal, 102, 0-0.

Roland, M. E., Myer, B. L., Martin, L. J., Maw, A., Batra, P., Arend, E., Coates, T. J., & Denny, L. A. (2012). Preventing human immunodeficiency virus infection among sexual assault survivors in Cape Town, South Africa: an observational study. AIDS and Behavior, 16, 990-998. doi:10.1007/s10461-011-9892-3. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-011-9892-3

Setshedi, M., Epstein, D., Winter, T. A., Myer, B. L., Watermeyer, G., & Hift, R. (2012). Use of thiopurines in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease is associated with an increased risk of non-melanoma skin cancer in an at-risk population: A cohort study. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 27, 385-389. doi:10.1111/j.1440-1746.2011.06865.x. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1746.2011.06865.x

Stinson, K., & Myer, L. (2012). Barriers to initiating antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy: a qualitative study of women attending services in Cape Town, South Africa. African Journal of AIDS Research, 11, 0-0.

van Pletzen, E., Stein, D. J., Seedat, S., Williams, D. R., & Myer, B. L. (2012). Recall of early non-fatal suicidality in a nationally representative sample of South Africans. Ethnicity & health, 17, 149-159. doi:10.1080/13557858.2012.664271. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13557858.2012.664271

Zuhlke, L., Myer, B. L., & Mayosi, B. M. (2012). The promise of computer-assisted auscultation in screening for structural heart disease and clinical teaching. Cardiovascular Journal of Africa, 23, 405-408.

Andersen, L. S., Grimsrud, A. T., Myer, B. L., Williams, D. R., Stein, D. J., & Seedat, S. (2011). The psychometric properties of the K10 and K6 scales in screening for mood and anxiety disorders in the South African Stress and Health study. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 20, 215-23. doi:10.1002/mpr.351. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mpr.351

Breuer, E., Stoloff, K., Myer, B. L., Seedat, S., Stein, D. J., & Joska, J. (2011). Reliability of the Lay Adherence Counsellor Administered Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Symptoms Screener (SAMISS) and the International HIV Dementia Scale (IHDS) in a Primary care HIV Clinic in Cape Town, South Africa. AIDS and Behavior, 16, 1464–1471. doi:10.1007/s10461-011-0067-z. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-011-0067-z

Cornell, M., Grimsrud, A. T., Boulle, A. M., & Myer, B. L. (2011). Retention among adults initiating antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: 2002-2007. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 56(3), e102-103. doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e318202c40e. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e318202c40e

Cornell, M., McIntyre, J. A., & Myer, B. L. (2011). Men and antiretroviral therapy in Africa: our blind spot. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 16. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02767.x. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02767.x

Dressel, B., Deel, D., Rodosta, T., Plasynski, S., Litynski, J., & Myer, B. L. (2011). CCS activities being performed by the U.S. DOE. International journal of environmental research and public health, 8, 300-320. doi:10.3390/ijerph8020300. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph8020300

Grimsrud, A. T., Ford, N., & Myer, B. L. (2011). Defaulting from antiretroviral treatment programmes in sub-Saharan Africa: a problem of definition. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 16, 390-391. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02693.x. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02693.x

Jaspan, H. B., Flisher, A. J., Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., Middelkoop, K., Mark, D., & Bekker, L. (2011). Sexual Health, HIV Risk, and Retention in an Adolescent HIV-Prevention Trial Preparatory Cohort. Journal of Adolescent Health, 49, 42-46. doi:doi: DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2010.10.009. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/doi: DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2010.10.009

Jaspan, H. B., Liebenberg, L., Hanekom, W. A., Burgers, W. A., Coetzee, D. J., Williamson, A. L., Little, F., Myer, B. L., Coombs, R. W., Sodora, D., & Passmore, J. A. (2011). Immune activation in the female genital tract during HIV infection predicts mucosal CD4 depletion and HIV shedding. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 204, 1550-1556. doi:10.1093/infdis/jir591. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jir591

Jaspan, H. B., Mueller, A. D., Myer, B. L., Bekker, L., & Orrell, C. (2011). Effect of Caregivers' Depression and Alcohol Use on Child Antiretroviral Adherence in South Africa. AIDS Patient Care STDS, 25, 595-600. doi:10.1089/apc.2010.0323 [doi]. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/apc.2010.0323 [doi]

Jaspan, H. B., Myer, B. L., Madhi, S. A., Violari, A., Gibb, D. M., Stevens, W. S., Dobbels, E., & Cotton, M. F. (2011). Utility of clinical parameters to identify HIV infection in infants below ten weeks of age in South Africa: a prospective cohort study. BMC Pediatrics, 11, 104. doi:10.1186/1471-2431-11-104. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2431-11-104

Joska, J. A., Westgarth-Taylor, J., Hoare, J., Thomas, K. G., Paul, R., Myer, B. L., & Stein, D. J. (2011). Validity of the International HIV Dementia Scale in South Africa. AIDS PATIENT CARE AND STDS, 25, 95-101. doi:10.1089/apc.2010.0292. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/apc.2010.0292

Joska, J. A., Westgarth-Taylor, J., Myer, B. L., Hoare, J., Thomas, K. G., Combrinck, M., Paul, R. H., Stein, D. J., & Flisher, A. J. (2011). Characterization of HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders among individuals starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa. AIDS and Behavior, 15, 1197-1203. doi:10.1007/s10461-010-9744-6. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-010-9744-6

Low, N., Chersich, M. F., Schmidlin, K., Egger, M., Francis, S. C., J, H. H. M. v. d. W., Hayes, R. J., Baeten, J. M., Brown, J., Delany-Moretlwe, S., Kaul, R., McGrath, N., Morrison, C., Myer, B. L., Temmerman, M., van der Straten, A., Watson-Jones, D., Zwahlen, M., & Martin Hilber, A. (2011). Intravaginal Practices, Bacterial Vaginosis, and HIV Infection in Women: Individual Participant Data Meta-analysis. PLoS Medicine, 8, e1000416. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000416. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1000416

Middelkoop, K., Bekker, L., Liang, H., Aquino, L. D., Sebastian, E., Myer, B. L., & Wood, R. (2011). Force of tuberculosis infection among adolescents in a high HIV and TB prevalence community: a cross-sectional observation study. BMC Infectious Diseases, 11, 156. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-11-156. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-11-156

Middelkoop, K., Bekker, L., Myer, B. L., Johnson, L. F., Kloos, M., Morrow, C., & Wood, R. (2011). Antiretroviral Therapy and TB Notification Rates in a High HIV Prevalence South African Community. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, 56, 263-269. doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e31820413b3. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e31820413b3

Muller, A. D., Bode, S., Myer, B. L., Stahl, J., & von Steinbuchel, N. (2011). Predictors of adherence to antiretroviral treatment and therapeutic success among children in South Africa. Aids Care, 23, 129-138.

Muller, A. D., Jaspan, H. B., Myer, B. L., Lewis Hunter, A., Harling, G. D., Bekker, L., & Orrell, C. (2011). Standard Measures are Inadequate to Monitor Pediatric Adherence in a Resource-Limited Setting. AIDS Behav, 15, 422-431. doi:10.1007/s10461-010-9825-6. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-010-9825-6

Myer, B. L. (2011). Initiating antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy: the importance of timing. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, 58, 125-126. doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e31822ad573 [doi]. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e31822ad573 [doi]

Myers, B., van Heerden, M. S., Grimsrud, A., Myer, B. L., Williams, D. R., & Stein, D. J. (2011). Prevalence and correlates of atypical patterns of drug use progression: findings from the South African Stress and Health Study. African Journal of Psychiatry, 14, 38-44.

Roland, M. E., Myer, B. L., Martin, L. J., Maw, A., Batra, P., Arend, E., Coates, T. J., & Denny, L. A. (2011). Preventing Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Among Sexual Assault Survivors in Cape Town, South Africa: An Observational Study. AIDS and Behavior, 16, 990-998. doi:10.1007/s10461-011-9892-3. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-011-9892-3

Setshedi, M., Epstein, D., Winter, T. A., Myer, B. L., Watermeyer, G., & Hift, R. (2011). Use of thiopurines in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease is associated with an increased risk of non-melanoma skin cancer in an at-risk population: a cohort study. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 27, 385-389. doi:10.1111/j.1440-1746.2011.06865.x [doi]. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1746.2011.06865.x [doi]

Boulle, A. M., Van Cutsem, G., Hilderbrand, K. L., Cragg, C. D., Abrahams, M., Mathee, S., Ford, N., Knight, L., Osler, M., Myers, J. E., Goemaere, E. A., Coetzee, D. J., & Maartens, G. (2010). Seven-year experience of a primary care antiretroviral treatment programme in Khayelitsha, South Africa. AIDS, 24. doi:10.1097/QAD.0b013e328333bfb7. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e328333bfb7

Carter, R. J., Dugan, K., El-Sadr, W. M., Myer, B. L., Otieno, J., Pungpapong, N., Toro, P. L., & Abrams, E. J. (2010). CD4+ cell count testing more effective than HIV disease clinical staging in identifying pregnant and postpartum women eligible for antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, 55, 404-410. doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181e73f4b. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181e73f4b

Cornell, M., Grimsrud, A. T., Fairall, L. R., Fox, M. P., Van Cutsem, G., Giddy, J., Wood, R., Prozesky, H., Mohapi, L., Graber, C., Egger, M., Boulle, A. M., & Myer, B. L. (2010). Temporal changes in programme outcomes among adult patients initiating antiretroviral therapy across South Africa, 2002-2007. AIDS, 24. doi:10.1097/QAD.0b013e32833d45c5. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e32833d45c5

Joska, J. A., Combrinck, M., Valcour, V. G., Hoare, J., Leisegang, F., Mahne, A. C., Myer, B. L., & Stein, D. J. (2010). Association between apolipoprotein E4 genotype and human immunodeficiency virus-associated dementia in younger adults starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa. J Neurovirol, 16, 377-383. doi:10.3109/13550284.2010.513365. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/13550284.2010.513365

Joska, J. A., Westgarth-Taylor, J., Myer, B. L., Hoare, J., Thomas, K. G., Combrinck, M., Paul, R. H., Stein, D. J., & Flisher, A. J. (2010). Characterization of HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders Among Individuals Starting Antiretroviral Therapy in South Africa. AIDS Behav, 15, 1197-1203. doi:10.1007/s10461-010-9744-6. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-010-9744-6

Kessler, R. C., Green, J. G., Gruber, M. J., Sampson, N. A., Bromet, E., Cuitan, M., Furukawa, T. A., Gureje, O., Hinkov, H., Hu, C. Y., Lara, C., Lee, S., Mneimneh, Z., Myer, B. L., Oakley-Browne, M., Posada-Villa, J., Sagar, R., Viana, M. C., & Zaslavsky, A. M. (2010). Screening for serious mental illness in the general population with the K6 screening scale: results from the WHO World Mental Health (WMH) survey initiative. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res, 19 Suppl 1, 4-22. doi:10.1002/mpr.310. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mpr.310

Mall, A. S., Tyler, M. G., Ho, S. B., Krige, J. E., Kahn, D., Spearman, W., Myer, B. L., & Govender, D. (2010). The expression of MUC mucin in cholangiocarcinoma. Pathol Res Pract, 206, 805-809.

May, M., Boulle, A. M., Phiri, S., Messou, E., Myer, B. L., Wood, R., Keiser, O., Sterne, J. A., Dabis, F., & Egger, M. (2010). Prognosis of patients with HIV-1 infection starting antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa: a collaborative analysis of scale-up programmes. Lancet, 376.

Middelkoop, K., Bekker, L., Myer, B. L., Whitelaw, A., Grant, A., Kaplan, G., McIntyre, J., & Wood, R. (2010). Antiretroviral program associated with reduction in untreated prevalent tuberculosis in a South African township. Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 182, 1080-1085.

Myer, B. L., Carter, R. J., Katyal, M., Toro, P., El-Sadr, W. M., & Abrams, E. J. (2010). Impact of antiretroviral therapy on incidence of pregnancy among HIV-infected women in Sub-Saharan Africa: a cohort study. PLoS Med, 7, e1000229. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000229. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1000229

Singh, D., Joska, J. A., Goodkin, K., Lopez, E., Myer, B. L., Paul, R. H., John, S., & Sunpath, H. (2010). Normative scores for a brief neuropsychological battery for the detection of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND) among South Africans. BMC Research Notes, 3, 28.

Storr, C. L., Cheng, H., Alonso, J., Angermeyer, M., Bruffaerts, R., de Girolamo, G., de Graaf, R., Gureje, O., Karam, E. G., Kostyuchenko, S., Lee, S., Lepine, J. P., Medina Mora, M. E., Myer, B. L., Neumark, Y., Posada-Villa, J., Watanabe, M., Wells, J. E., Kessler, R. C., & Anthony, J. C. (2010). Smoking estimates from around the world: data from the first 17 participating countries in the World Mental Health Survey Consortium. Tobacco Control, 19, 65-74.

Suliman, S., Stein, D. J., Myer, B. L., Williams, D. R., & Seedat, S. (2010). Disability and treatment of psychiatric and physical disorders in South Africa. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 198, 8-15. doi:10.1097/NMD.0b013e3181c81708. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NMD.0b013e3181c81708

Toro, P. L., Katyal, M., Carter, R. J., Myer, B. L., El-Sadr, W. M., Nash, D., & Abrams, E. J. (2010). Initiation of antiretroviral therapy among pregnant women in resource-limited countries: CD4+ cell count response and program retention. AIDS, 24, 515-524. doi:10.1097/QAD.0b013e3283350ecd. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e3283350ecd

Cooper, D. D., Moodley, J., Zweigenthal, V. E. M., Bekker, L. G., Shah, I., & Myer, B. L. (2009). Fertility intentions and reproductive health care needs of people living with HIV in Cape Town, South Africa: implications for integrating reproductive health and HIV care services. AIDS Behav, 13 Suppl 1, 38-46. doi:10.1007/s10461-009-9550-1. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-009-9550-1

Cornell, M., Myer, B. L., Kaplan, R. J., Bekker, L., & Wood, R. (2009). The impact of gender and income on survival and retention in a South African antiretroviral therapy programme. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 14.

Fincham, D., Grimsrud, A. T., Corrigall, J., Williams, D. R., Seedat, S., Stein, D. J., & Myer, B. L. (2009). Intermittent explosive disorder in South Africa: prevalence, correlates and the role of traumatic exposures. Psychopathology, 42, 92-98.

Grimsrud, A. T., Stein, D. J., Seedat, S., Williams, D., & Myer, B. L. (2009). The association between hypertension and depression and anxiety disorders: results from a nationally-representative sample of South African adults. PLoS One, 4, e5552. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0005552. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0005552

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., Edwards, D., Bekker, L., & Wood, R. (2009). Short-term and long-term risk of tuberculosis associated with CD4 cell recovery during antiretroviral therapy in South Africa. AIDS, 23(13), 1717-25. doi:10.1097/QAD.0b013e32832d3b6d. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=19461502

May, M., Wood, R., Myer, B. L., Taffe, P., Rauch, A., Battegay, M., & Egger, M. (2009). CD4(+) T cell count decreases by ethnicity among untreated patients with HIV infection in South Africa and Switzerland. J Infect Dis, 200, 1729-1735. doi:10.1086/648096. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/648096

Moomal, H., Jackson, P. B., Stein, D. J., Herman, A., Myer, B. L., Seedat, S., Madela-Mntla, E., & Williams, D. R. (2009). Perceived discrimination and mental health disorders: the South African Stress and Health study. S Afr Med J, 99, 383-389.

Müller, A. D., Myer, B. L., & Jaspan, H. (2009). Virological suppression achieved with suboptimal adherence levels among South African children receiving boosted protease inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy. Clin Infect Dis, 48, e3-5. doi:10.1086/595553. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/595553

Myer, B. L., & Akugizibwe, P. (2009). Impact of HIV treatment scale-up on women's reproductive health care and reproductive rights in Southern Africa. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, 52 Suppl 1, S52-S53. doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181bbc818. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181bbc818

Myer, B. L., Seedat, S., Stein, D. J., Moomal, H., & Williams, D. R. (2009). The mental health impact of AIDS-related mortality in South Africa: a national study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 63, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Stein, D. J., Grimsrud, A. T., Herman, A., Seedat, S., Moomal, H., & Williams, D. R. (2009). DSM-IV-defined common mental disorders: association with HIV testing, HIV-related fears, perceived risk and preventive behaviours among South African adults. S Afr Med J, 99. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19588804?dopt=Citation

Myer, B. L., Stein, D. J., Jackson, P. B., Herman, A. A., Seedat, S., & Williams, D. R. (2009). Impact of common mental disorders during childhood and adolescence on secondary school completion. South African Medical Journal, 99, 354-356.

Pitt, J., Myer, B. L., & Wood, R. (2009). Quality of life and the impact of drug toxicities in a South African community-based antiretroviral programme. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 12, 0-0.

Brinkhof, M. W., Dabis, F., Myer, B. L., Bangsberg, D. R., Boulle, A. M., Nash, D., Schechter, M., Laurent, C., Keiser, O., May, M., Sprinz, E., Egger, M., & Anglaret, X. (2008). Early loss of HIV-infected patients on potent antiretroviral therapy programmes in lower-income countries. Bull World Health Organ, 86.

Corcoran, C., Rebe, K., van der Plas, H., Myer, B. L., & Hardie, D. R. (2008). The predictive value of cerebrospinal fluid Epstein-Barr viral load as a marker of primary central nervous system lymphoma in HIV-infected persons. J Clin Virol, 42, 433-436.

Denny, L., Boa, R., Williamson, A. L., Allan, B., Hardie, D., Stan, R., & Myer, B. L. (2008). Human papillomavirus infection and cervical disease in human immunodeficiency virus-1-infected women. Obstet Gynecol, 111, 1380-1387.

Harling, G., Ehrlich, R. I., & Myer, B. L. (2008). The social epidemiology of tuberculosis in South Africa: a multilevel analysis. Soc Sci Med, 66, 492-505.

Huang, L. C., Myer, B. L., & Jaspan, H. B. (2008). The role of polyclonal intravenous immunoglobulin in treating HIV-positive children with severe bacterial infections: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Infect Dis, 8, 127.

Jaspan, H. B., Huang, L. C., Cotton, M. F., Whitelaw, A., & Myer, B. L. (2008). Bacterial disease and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in HIV-infected, hospitalized children: a retrospective cohort study. PLoS One, 3, e3260. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0003260. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0003260

Kaminer, D., Grimsrud, A. T., Myer, B. L., Stein, D. J., & Williams, D. R. (2008). Risk for post-traumatic stress disorder associated with different forms of interpersonal violence in South Africa. Soc Sci Med, 67, 1589-95.

Keiser, O., Anastos, K., Schechter, M., Balestre, E., Myer, B. L., Boulle, A. M., Bangsberg, D., Toure, H., Braitstein, P., Sprinz, E., Nash, D., Hosseinipour, M., Dabis, F., May, M., Brinkhof, M. W., & Egger, M. (2008). Antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings 1996 to 2006: patient characteristics, treatment regimens and monitoring in sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Latin America. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 13.

Lawn, S. D., Harries, A. D., Anglaret, X., Myer, B. L., & Wood, R. (2008). Early mortality among adults accessing antiretroviral treatment programmes in sub-Saharan Africa. AIDS, 22(15), 1897-908. doi:10.1097/QAD.0b013e32830007cd. Full text: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e32830007cd 00002030-200810010-00001 [pii]

London, L., Orner, P. J., & Myer, B. L. (2008). 'Even if you're positive, you still have rights because you are a person': human rights and the reproductive choice of HIV-positive persons. Developing World Bioethics, 8.

Middelkoop, K., Bekker, L., Myer, B. L., Dawson, R., & Wood, R. (2008). Rates of tuberculosis transmission to children and adolescents in a community with a high prevalence of HIV infection among adults. Clin Infect Dis, 47, 349-355. doi:10.1086/589750. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/589750

Middelkoop, K., Myer, B. L., Mark, D., Mthimunye, S. P., Smit, J., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. (2008). Adolescent and adult participation in an HIV vaccine trial preparedness cohort in South Africa. J Adolesc Health, 43, 8-14.

Muller, A. D., Bode, S., Myer, B. L., Roux, P., & von Steinbuchel, N. (2008). Electronic measurement of adherence to pediatric antiretroviral therapy in South Africa. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 27, 257-262.

Myer, B. L., Smit, J., Roux, L. L., Parker, S., Stein, D. J., & Seedat, S. (2008). Common mental disorders among HIV-infected individuals in South Africa: prevalence, predictors, and validation of brief psychiatric rating scales. AIDS Patient Care STDS, 22, 147-158.

Myer, B. L., Stein, D. J., Grimsrud, A. T., Seedat, S., & Williams, D. R. (2008). Social determinants of psychological distress in a nationally-representative sample of South African adults. Social Science & Medicine, 66, 0-0.

Orner, P., Cooper, D., Myer, B. L., Zweigenthal, V., Bekker, L., & Moodley, J. (2008). Clients' perspectives on HIV/AIDS care and treatment and reproductive health services in South Africa. Aids Care, 20, 1-7.

Remien, R. H., Berkman, A., Myer, B. L., Bastos, F. I., Kagee, A., & El-Sadr, W. M. (2008). Integrating HIV care and HIV prevention: legal, policy and programmatic recommendations. AIDS, 22 Suppl 2, S57-S65. doi:10.1097/01.aids.0000327437.13291.86. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.aids.0000327437.13291.86

Abrams, E. J., Myer, B. L., Rosenfield, A., & El-Sadr, W. M. (2007). Prevention of mother-to-child transmission services as a gateway to family-based human immunodeficiency virus care and treatment in resource-limited settings: rationale and international experiences. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 197, S101-6.

Baumgartner, J. N., Morroni, C., Mlobeli, R. D., Otterness, C., Myer, B. L., Janowitz, B., Stanback, J., & Buga, G. (2007). Timeliness of contraceptive reinjections in South Africa and its relation to unintentional discontinuation. Int Fam Plan Perspect, 33, 66-74.

Boulle, A. M., Orrell, C., Kaplan, R. J., Van Cutsem, G., McNally, M., Hilderbrand, K. L., Myer, B. L., Egger, M., Coetzee, D. J., Maartens, G., & Wood, R. (2007). Substitutions due to antiretroviral toxicity or contraindication in the first 3 years of antiretroviral therapy in a large South African cohort. Antiviral therapy, 12, 753-760.

Brinkhof, M. W., Egger, M., Boulle, A. M., May, M., Hosseinipour, M., Sprinz, E., Braitstein, P., Dabis, F., Reiss, P., Bangsberg, D. R., Rickenbach, M., Miro, J. M., Myer, B. L., Mocroft, A., Nash, D., Keiser, O., Pascoe, M., van der Borght, S., & Schechter, M. (2007). Tuberculosis after initiation of antiretroviral therapy in low-income and high-income countries. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 45, 1518-1521.

Cooper, D. D., Harries, J., Myer, B. L., Orner, P., Bracken, H., & Zweigenthal, V. E. M. (2007). "Life is still going on": reproductive intentions among HIV-positive women and men in South Africa. Social Science & Medicine, 65(2), 274-283.

Doolan, K., Ehrlich, R. I., & Myer, B. L. (2007). Experience of violence and socioeconomic position in South Africa: a national study. PLoS One, 2, e1290.

Flisher, A. J., Myer, B. L., Merais, A., Lombard, C., & Reddy, P. (2007). Prevalence and correlates of partner violence among South African adolescents. J Child Psychol Psychiatry, 48, 619-627.

Harries, J., Cooper, D. D., Myer, B. L., Bracken, H., Zweigenthal, V. E. M., & Orner, P. (2007). Policy maker and health care provider perspectives on reproductive decision-making amongst HIV-infected individuals in South Africa. BMC Public Health, 7(1), 1.

Jaspan, H. B., Flisher, A. J., Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., Seebregts, C., Berwick, J. R., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. G. (2007). Brief report: methods for collecting sexual behaviour information from South African adolescents--a comparison of paper versus personal digital assistant questionnaires. J Adolesc, 30, 353-359.

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., Badri, M., Bekker, L., & Wood, R. (2007). Reply to Ouattara et al.: past history of tuberculosis is not a risk factor for incident tuberculosis during antiretroviral treatment in South Africa. AIDS, 21(3), 388-9. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=17255755

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., Bangani, N. M., Vogt, M. C., & Wood, R. (2007). Plasma levels of soluble urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor (suPAR) and early mortality risk among patients enrolling for antiretroviral treatment in South Africa. BMC Infect Dis, 7, 41. doi:1471-2334-7-41 [pii] 10.1186/1471-2334-7-41. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/1471-2334-7-41 [pii] 10.1186/1471-2334-7-41

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., Bekker, L., & Wood, R. (2007). Tuberculosis-associated immune reconstitution disease: incidence, risk factors and impact in an antiretroviral treatment service in South Africa. AIDS, 21(3), 335-41. doi:10.1097/QAD.0b013e328011efac. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=17255740

Lesch, A., Swartz, L., Kagee, A., Moodley, K., Kafaar, Z., Myer, B. L., & Cotton, M. (2007). Paediatric HIV/AIDS disclosure: towards a developmental and process-oriented approach. Aids Care, 19, 811-816.

Mohammed, A., Myer, B. L., Ehrlich, R. I., Wood, R., Cilliers, F., & Maartens, G. (2007). Randomised controlled trial of isoniazid preventive therapy in South African adults with advanced HIV disease. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 11, 1114-1120.

Moodley, K., & Myer, B. L. (2007). Health Research Ethics Committees in South Africa 12 years into democracy. BMC Med Ethics, 8, 1.

Myer, B. L., Denny, L., Wright, T. C., & Kuhn, L. (2007). Prospective study of hormonal contraception and women's risk of HIV infection in South Africa. Int J Epidemiol, 36, 166-174.

Myer, B. L., Mlobeli, R., Cooper, D. D., Smit, J., & Morroni, C. (2007). Knowledge and use of emergency contraception among women in the Western Cape province of South Africa: a cross-sectional study. BMC Womens Health, 7, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Morroni, C., & Rebe, K. (2007). Prevalence and determinants of fertility intentions of HIV-infected women and men receiving antiretroviral therapy in South Africa. AIDS Patient Care STDS, 21, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Rebe, K., & Morroni, C. (2007). Missed opportunities to address reproductive health care needs among HIV-infected women in antiretroviral therapy programmes. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 12, 0-0.

Myers, A., & Myers, J. E. (2007). Male circumcision--the new hope?. South African Medical Journal, 97, 338-341.

Wood, R., Middelkoop, K., Myer, B. L., Grant, A. D., Whitelaw, A., Lawn, S. D., Kaplan, G., Huebner, R., Mcintyre, J., & Bekker, L. (2007). Undiagnosed tuberculosis in a community with high HIV prevalence: implications for tuberculosis control. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 175, 87-93.

Bekker, L. G., Myer, B. L., Orrell, C., Lawn, S., & Wood, R. (2006). Rapid scale-up of a community-based HIV treatment service: programme performance over 3 consecutive years in Guguletu, South Africa. S Afr Med J, 96, 315-320.

Delany-Moretlwe, S., Gray, G. E., Kagee, A., Myer, B. L., Puren, A., Ramjee, G., Rees, H., Swartz, L., & Bekker, L. G. (2006). AIDS prevention in South Africa. Southern African Journal of HIV medicine, 23, 13-17.

Jaspan, H. B., Berwick, J. R., Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., Flisher, A. J., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. G. (2006). Adolescent HIV prevalence, sexual risk, and willingness to participate in HIV vaccine trials. J Adolesc Health, 39, 642-648.

Lawn, S. D., Bekker, L., Middelkoop, K., Myer, B. L., & Wood, R. (2006). Impact of HIV infection on the epidemiology of tuberculosis in a peri-urban community in South Africa: the need for age-specific interventions. Clin Infect Dis, 42(7), 1040-7. doi:CID38121 [pii] 10.1086/501018. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16511773

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., Bekker, L., & Wood, R. (2006). Burden of tuberculosis in an antiretroviral treatment programme in sub-Saharan Africa: impact on treatment outcomes and implications for tuberculosis control. AIDS, 20(12), 1605-12. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16868441

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., Bekker, L., & Wood, R. (2006). CD4 cell count recovery among HIV-infected patients with very advanced immunodeficiency commencing antiretroviral treatment in sub-Saharan Africa. BMC Infect Dis, 6, 59. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16551345

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., Harling, G. D., Orrell, C., Bekker, L., & Wood, R. (2006). Determinants of mortality and nondeath losses from an antiretroviral treatment service in South Africa: implications for program evaluation. Clin Infect Dis, 43(6), 770-6. doi:CID39383 [pii] 10.1086/507095. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16912954

Levin, L., Irving, K., Dikgang, M., Punwasi, J., Isaacs, M., & Myer, B. L. (2006). TB patients' perspectives on integrated TB/HIV services in South Africa. Trop Doct, 36, 173-175.

Mantell, J. E., Morar, N. S., Myer, B. L., & Ramjee, G. (2006). "We have our protector": misperceptions of protection against HIV among participants in a microbicide efficacy trial. Am J Public Health, 96, 1073-1077.

Middelkoop, K., Myer, B. L., Smit, J., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. (2006). Design and evaluation of a drama-based intervention to promote voluntary counseling and HIV testing in a South African community. Sex Transm Dis, 33, 524-526. doi:10.1097/01.olq.0000219295.50291.1d. Full text: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.olq.0000219295.50291.1d

Moodley, K., Myer, B. L., Michaels, D., & Cotton, M. (2006). Paediatric HIV disclosure in South Africa -- caregivers' perspectives on discussing HIV with infected children. S Afr Med J, 96, 201-204.

Morroni, C., Myer, B. L., & Tibazarwa, K. (2006). Knowledge of the abortion legislation among South African women: a cross-sectional study. Reprod Health, 3, 7.

Morroni, C., Myer, B. L., Moss, M., & Hoffman, M. (2006). Preferences between injectable contraceptive methods among South African women. Contraception, 73, 598-601.

Morroni, C., Tibazarwa, K., & Myer, B. L. (2006). Combined condom and contraceptive use among South African women. S Afr Med J, 96, 620-622.

Myer, B. L., Denny, L., De Souza, M., Wright, T. C., & Kuhn, L. (2006). Distinguishing the temporal association between women's intravaginal practices and risk of human immunodeficiency virus infection: a prospective study of South African women. Am J Epidemiol, 163, 552-560.

Myer, B. L., Kuhn, L., Denny, L., & Wright, T. C. (2006). Recurrence of symptomatic bacterial vaginosis 12 months after oral metronidazole therapy in HIV-positive and -negative women. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 194, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Moodley, K., Hendricks, F., & Cotton, M. (2006). Healthcare providers' perspectives on discussing HIV status with infected children. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 52, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Morroni, C., & Cooper, D. D. (2006). Community attitudes towards sexual activity and childbearing by HIV-positive people in South Africa. Aids Care, 18, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Wright, T. C., Denny, L., & Kuhn, L. (2006). Nested case-control study of cervical mucosal lesions, ectopy, and incident HIV infection among women in Cape Town, South Africa. Sexually transmitted diseases, 33, 683-687.

Smit, J., Middelkoop, K., Myer, B. L., Seedat, S., Bekker, L., & Stein, D. J. (2006). Willingness to participate in HIV vaccine research in a peri-urban South African community. International Journal of Std & Aids, 17, 176-179.

Smit, J., Middelkoop, K., Myer, B. L., Seedat, S., Wood, R., Stein, D. J., & Bekker, L. (2006). Sexual risk factors associated with volunteering for HIV vaccine research in South Africa. Aids Care, 18, 569-573.

Smit, J., Myer, B. L., Middelkoop, K., Seedat, S., Wood, R., Bekker, L., & Stein, D. J. (2006). Mental health and sexual risk behaviours in a South African township: a community-based cross-sectional study. Public Health, 120, 534-542.

Denny, L., Walraven, S., Myer, B. L., Allan, B., & Williamson, A. (2005). Management of cervical disease in HIV-infected women. Gynecol Oncol, 99, S14-15.

Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., Guttmacher, S., Abdullah, F., & Myers, J. E. (2005). AIDS prevention through peer education. SAMJ South African Medical Journal, 95, 245-246.

Kent, A. P., Myer, B. L., Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., & Lombard, C. (2005). Introducing HIV/AIDS to South African health sciences students. Med Teach, 27(7), 647-9. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16332560

Lawn, S. D., Bekker, L., Myer, B. L., Orrell, C., & Wood, R. (2005). Cryptococcocal immune reconstitution disease: a major cause of early mortality in a South African antiretroviral programme. AIDS, 19(17), 2050-2. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16260920

Lawn, S. D., Myer, B. L., Orrell, C., Bekker, L., & Wood, R. (2005). Early mortality among adults accessing a community-based antiretroviral service in South Africa: implications for programme design. AIDS, 19(18), 2141-8. Full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16284464

Mantell, J. E., Myer, B. L., Carballo-Dieguez, A., Stein, Z., Ramjee, G., Morar, N. S., & Harrison, P. F. (2005). Microbicide acceptability research: current approaches and future directions. Soc Sci Med, 60, 319-330.

Mfundisi, C., Chiranjan, N., Rodrigues, C., Kirchner, L., Bock, P., & Myer, B. L. (2005). Availability of antiretroviral therapy is associated with increased uptake of HIV testing services. S Afr Med J, 95, 483-485.

Moodley, K., Pather, M., & Myer, B. L. (2005). Informed consent and participant perceptions of influenza vaccine trials in South Africa. J Med Ethics, 31, 727-732.

Myer, B. L., & Morroni, C. (2005). Supporting the sexual and reproductive rights of HIV-infected individuals. S Afr Med J, 95, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Denny, L., Telerant, R., Souza, M., Wright, T. C., & Kuhn, L. (2005). Bacterial vaginosis and susceptibility to HIV infection in South African women: a nested case-control study. J Infect Dis, 192, 1372-1380.

Myer, B. L., Kuhn, L., Herberstein, Z. A., Wright, T. C., & Denny, L. (2005). Intravaginal practices, bacterial vaginosis, and women's susceptibility to HIV infection: epidemiological evidence and biological mechanisms. Lancet Infectious Diseases, 5, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Morroni, C., & El-Sadr, W. M. (2005). Reproductive decisions in HIV-infected individuals. Lancet, 366, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Morroni, C., Nachega, J., & Cooper, D. D. (2005). HIV-infected women in ART programmes. Lancet, 365, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Rabkin, M., Abrams, E. J., Rosenfield, A., & El-Sadr, W. M. (2005). Focus on women: linking HIV care and treatment with reproductive health services in the MTCT-Plus Initiative. Reproductive Health Matters, 13, 136-146.

Skoler, S., Govender, S., Altini, L., Ahmed, K., Waldron, D., Myer, B. L., & Lahteenmaki, P. (2005). Risks in the use of an unblinded-control group. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 191, 1378-1379.

Smit, J., Middelkoop, K., Myer, B. L., Lindegger, G., Swartz, L., Seedat, S., Tucker, T., Wood, R., Bekker, L., & Stein, D. J. (2005). Socio-behaviour challenges to phase III HIV vaccine trials in Sub-Saharan Africa. African Health Sciences, 5, 198-206.

Ijumba, K., Gamieldien, R., Myer, B. L., & Morroni, C. (2004). Sexual risk behaviours are influenced by knowing someone with HIV/AIDS. South African Medical Journal, 94, 522-523.

Morroni, C., Myer, B. L., & Cooper, D. D. (2004). Failed contraception?. S Afr Med J, 94, 600.

Myer, B. L., & el-Sadr, W. (2004). Expanding access to antiretroviral therapy through the public sector--the challenge of retaining patients in long-term primary care. S Afr Med J, 94, 273-274.

Myer, B. L., Abdool Karim, S. S., Lombard, C., & Wilkinson, D. (2004). Treatment of maternal syphilis in rural South Africa: effect of multiple doses of benzathine penicillin on pregnancy loss. Trop Med Int Health, 9, 1216-1221.

Myer, B. L., Denny, L., De Souza, M., Barone, M. A., Wright, T. C., & Kuhn, L. (2004). Intravaginal practices, HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases among South African women. Sex Transm Dis, 31, 174-179.

Myer, B. L., Ehrlich, R. I., & Susser, E. S. (2004). Social epidemiology in South Africa. Epidemiol Rev, 26, 112-23.

Myer, B. L., Morroni, C., & Link, B. G. (2004). Impact of measurement error in the study of sexually transmitted infections. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 80, 0-0.

Herberstein, Z. A., Myer, L., & Susser, M. (2003). The design of prophylactic trials for HIV: the case of microbicides. Epidemiology, 14, 0-0.

Moodley, K., & Myer, B. L. (2003). Participant remuneration for research--how much is enough?. S Afr Med J, 93, 677-678.

Myer, B. L., & Harrison, A. (2003). Explanatory models of health in pregnancy: Women's perspectives on antenatal care in rural South Africa. J Midwifery Womens Health, 48, 268-272.

Myer, B. L., & Harrison, A. (2003). Why do women seek antenatal care late? Perspectives from rural South Africa. J Midwifery Womens Health, 48, 268-272.

Myer, B. L., Morroni, C., & Susser, E. S. (2003). Commentary: the social pathology of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. International Journal of Epidemiology, 32, 0-0.

Myer, L., Wilkinson, D., Lombard, C., Zuma, K., Rotchford, K., & Karim, S. S. (2003). Impact of on-site testing for maternal syphilis on treatment delays, treatment rates, and perinatal mortality in rural South Africa: a randomised controlled trial. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 79, 0-0.

Little, F., Myer, B. L., & Mathews, C. (2002). Barriers to accessing free condoms at public health facilities across South Africa. South African Medical Journal, 92, 218-220.

Moodley, K., Barnes, J., van Rensburg, E. J., & Myer, B. L. (2002). Willingness to participate in South African HIV vaccine trials--concerns of medical professionals in the Western Cape. S Afr Med J, 92, 904-906.

Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., & Little, F. (2002). Condom use and sexual behaviors among individuals procuring free male condoms in South Africa: a prospective study. Sex Transm Dis, 29, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., & Little, F. (2002). Improving the accessibility of condoms in South Africa: the role of informal distribution. Aids Care, 14, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., & Little, F. (2002). Measuring consistent condom use: a comparison of cross-sectional and prospective measurements in South Africa. Int J STD AIDS, 13, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., & Morroni, C. (2001). Implications of random measurement error in studies adjusting for sexual behaviours. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 77, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., & Little, F. (2001). Condom gap in Africa is wider than study suggests. Bmj, 323, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., & Little, F. (2001). Tracing Condom Fates: Design and Pilot results of a study investigating the Use and Wastage of Public Sector Condoms. African Journal of Reproduction Health, 5, 0-0.

Myer, B. L., Mathews, C., Little, F., & Karim, S. S. (2001). The fate of free male condoms distributed to the public in South Africa. AIDS, 15, 0-0.

Ramjee, G., Gouws, E., Andrews, A., Myer, B. L., & Weber, A. (2001). The acceptability of a vaginal microbicide among South African men. Int. Family Planning prespectives, 27, 0-0.

Stinson, K., Myer, L., & Boulle, A. (2008). An evaluation of approaches to the initiation of antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy among HIV-infected women in Cape Town. University of Cape Town.

Kent, A. P., & Myer, B. L. (2004). Teaching HIV/AIDS in South African Medical Schools. Clinical Teacher Press.

Myer, B. L., Morroni, C., Mathews, C., & Little, F. (2002). Dual method use in South Africa. International Family Planning Prespectives 2002. .

Myer, B. L., Morroni, C., Mathews, C., & Tholandi, M. (2001). Structural and Community-level Interventions for Increasing Condom Use to Prevent HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections (Protocol). .

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