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Cancer outcomes among people with HIV in North America in the era of antiretroviral therapy
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-05-17)
Background: Poorer cancer outcomes have been observed for people with HIV (PWH) including more advanced stage at diagnosis, lower uptake of cancer treatment, and higher mortality. However, these results have not been ...
Mandatory School Immunization Laws in the United States: Historical origins, policy implementation, and assessing the impact of strengthening exemption requirements
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-02-05)
Problem Statement: High immunization coverage among school-age children has been achieved in the United States through the collaborative efforts of federal agencies, state administrations, health care providers, and medical ...
Mathematical modeling to guide programmatic decisions about the use of new tuberculosis drugs, regimens, and diagnostics
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-06-14)
Statement of the Problem: Approximately ten million people develop tuberculosis (TB) each year, and this global incidence is declining at a rate of only 2% annually. New diagnostic assays and treatment regimens could improve ...