Dr Anastos has led scientific and clinical research at the Einstein and Montefiore Bronx WIHS
(8) Comparison of HIV-positive and negative members of MACS and WIHS
cohorts charted more than a twice-higher lung cancer incidence in the HIV groups (119 versus 45 per 100,000 p-y).
The lung cancer analysis focused on people in care since they entered WIHS
(since 1994) or MACS (since 1984) through September 2011.
Watts, "Assessment of menopausal status among women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study, (WIHS
)," in Proceedings of the 57 International AIDS Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, 2004.
The Abuse and Violence Questionnaire includes sections from the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS
; Cohen et al.
Salivary gland disease in human immunodeficiency virus-positive women from the WIHS
Researchers compared the effects of HAART among 77 hormonal contraceptive users and 77 non-users participating in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS
The cohort analyzed was a subset of 217 women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS
) who had initiated ART since April 1998, and were not pregnant.
In the U.S., a longitudinal study by the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS
) has documented a high degree of sexual violence and domestic abuse among its cohort of largely African-American HIV positive women.
When researchers in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS
) asked eligible women why they weren't taking HAART, 15 percent said their health care professionals hadn't prescribed it.
Viral load and CD4 counts have both been found to be markers for patients who shed HPV: The Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS
) published in 1999 found that HPV was detected more frequently in women with low (under 200) CD4 counts, regardless of their HIV viral load.
This study analyzed data from the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS
), from volunteers' visits to clinics in Brooklyn, Bronx, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Washington DC.