Pulmonary Disease - Publications

1. Tapley A, Switz N, Reber C, Davis JL, Miller C, Matovu JB, Worodria W, Huang L, Fletcher DA, Cattamanchi A. Mobile digital fluorescence microscopy for diagnosis of tuberculosis. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Jun;51(6):1774-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03432-12. Epub 2013 Apr 3. PMID: 23554191

2. Andama AO, den Boon S, Meya D, Cattamanchi A, Worodria W, Davis JL, Walter ND, D Yoo S, Kalema N, Haller B, Huang L; on behalf of the International HIV-Associated Opportunistic Pneumonias (IHOP) Study. Prevalence and Outcomes of Cryptococcal Antigenemia in HIV-Seropositive Patients Hospitalized for Suspected Tuberculosis in Uganda. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Jun 1;63(2):189-194. PMID: 23542636

3. Miller CR, Davis JL, Katamba A, Sserwanga A, Kakeeto S, Kizito F, Cattamanchi A. Sex disparities in tuberculosis suspect evaluation: a cross-sectional analysis in rural Uganda. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2013 Apr;17(4):480-5. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.12.0263. PMID: 23485382

4. Yoon, C, Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, Worodria, W, den Boon, S, Kalema, N, Katagira, W, Kaswabuli, S, Miller, C, Albert, H, Nabeta, P, Grey, C, Ayakaka, I, and Huang, L. Impact of Xpert MTB/RIF testing on tuberculosis management and outcomes in hospitalized patients in Uganda. PLoS ONE 2012. In press.

5. Taylor, SM, Meshnick, SR, Worodria, W, Andama, A, Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, Yoo, SD, Byanyima, P, Kaswabuli, S, Goodman, CD, and Huang, L on behalf of the International HIV-associated Opportunistic Pneumonias (IHOP) Study. Low prevalence of Pneumocystis pneumonia but high prevalence of Pneumocystis dihydropteroate synthase gene mutations in HIV-Infected persons in Uganda. PLoS ONE 2012. In press.

6. Blount, RJ, Jarlsberg, LG, Daly, KR, Worodria, W, Davis, JL, Cattamanchi, A, Djawe, KP, Andama, A, Koch, J, Walzer, PD, and Huang, L on behalf of the International HIV-associated Opportunistic Pneumonias (IHOP) Study. Serologic responses to recombinant Pneumocystis jirovecii major surface glycoprotein among Ugandan patients with respiratory symptoms. PLoS ONE 2012. In press.

7. Kalema, N, Den Boon, S, Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, Andama, A, Katagira, W, Everett, C, Walter, N, Byanyima, P, Kaswabuli, S, Worodria, W, and Huang, L. Oral antimicrobial rinse to reduce mycobacterial culture contamination among tuberculosis suspects in Uganda: A prospective study. PLoS ONE 2012;7(7):e38888.

8. Cattamanchi, A, Ssewenyana, I, Nabatanzi, R, Miller, CR, Den Boon, S, Davis, JL, Andama, A, Worodria, W, Yoo, SD, Cao, H, and Huang, L. Bronchoalveolar lavage enzyme-linked immunospot for diagnosis of smear-negative tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients. PLoS ONE 2012;7(6):e39838.

9. Nakiyingi, L, Kateete, DP, Ocama, P, Worodria, W, Sempa, JB, Asiimwe, BB, Katabazi, FA, Katamba, A, Huang, L, Joloba, ML, and Mayanja-Kizza, H. Evaluation of in-house PCR for diagnosis of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda. BMC Research Notes 2012. In Press.

10. Kisembo, HN, Boon, SD, Davis, JL, Okello, R, Worodria, W, Cattamanchi, A, Huang, L, and Kawooya, MG. Chest radiographic findings of pulmonary tuberculosis in severely immunocompromised patients with the human immunodeficiency virus. Br J Radiol 2012;85(1014):e130-139.

11. Taylor, SM, Meshnick, SR, Worodria, W, Andama, A, Davis, JL, Cattamanchi, A, den Boon, S, Yoo, SD, Goodman, CD, and Huang, L on behalf of the International HIV-associated Opportunistic Pneumonias (IHOP) Study. Low prevalence of Pneumocystis jirovecii lung colonization in Ugandan HIV-infected patients hospitalized with non-Pneumocystis pneumonia. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2012;72(2):139-143.

12. Davis J, Katamba A, Vasquez J, Crawford E, Sserwanga A, Kakeeto S, Kizito F, Dorsey G, den Boon S, Vittinghoff E, Huang L, Adatu F, Kamya MR, Hopewell PC, Cattamanchi A. Evaluating tuberculosis case detection via real-time monitoring of tuberculosis diagnostic services. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2011 Aug 1;184(3):362-7. Epub 2011 Mar 11. PMID: 21471088

13. Worodria, W, Anderson, J, Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, den Boon, S, Andama, A, Yoo, SD, Joloba, M, Huang, L, and Kato-Maeda, M. The role of speciation in positive Lowenstein-Jensen culture isolates from a high tuberculosis burden country. PLoS ONE 2011;6(11):e27017.

14. A Vassall, S van Kampen, H Sohn, JS Michael, KR John, S den Boon, JL Davis, A Whitelaw, MP Nicol, MT Gler, A Khaliqov, C Zamudio, MD Perkins, CC Boehme and F Cobelens. Rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis with the Xpert MTB/RIF assay in high burden countries: a cost-effectiveness analysis. PLoS Med 2011;8:e1001120.

15. Davis, J, Katamba, A, Vasquez, J, Crawford, E, Sserwanga, A, Kakeeto, S, Kizito, F, Dorsey, G, den Boon, S, Vittinghoff, E, Huang, L, Adatu, F, Kamya, MR, Hopewell, PC, and Cattamanchi, A. Evaluating tuberculosis case detection via real-time monitoring of tuberculosis diagnostic services. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011;184(3):362-367.

16. Yoo, SD, Cattamanchi, A, den Boon, S, Worodria, W, Kisembo, H, Huang, L, and Davis, JL. Clinical significance of normal chest radiographs among HIV-seropositive patients with suspected tuberculosis in Uganda. Respirology 2011;16(5):836-841.

17. Huang, L, Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, den Boon, S, Kovacs, J, Meshnick, S, Miller, RF, Walzer, PD, Worodria, W, and Masur, H on behalf of the International HIV-associated Opportunistic Pneumonias (IHOP) Study and the Lung HIV Study. HIV-associated Pneumocystis pneumonia. Proc Am Thorac Soc 2011;8(3):294-300.

18. Boehme, CC, Nicol, MP, Nabeta, P, Michael, JS, Gotuzzo, E, Tahirli, R, Gler, MT, Blakemore, R, Worodria, W, Gray, C, Huang, L, Caceres, T, Mehdiyev, R, Raymond, L, Whitelaw, A, Sagadevan, K, Alexander, H, Albert, H, Cobelens, F, Cox, H, Alland, D, and Perkins, MD. Feasibility, diagnostic accuracy, and effectiveness of decentralised use of the Xpert MTB/RIF test for diagnosis of tuberculosis and multidrug resistance: a multicentre implementation study. Lancet 2011;377(9776):1495-1505.

19. Cattamanchi, A, Huang, L, Worodria, W, den Boon, S, Kalema, N, Katagira, W, Byanyima, P, Yoo, S, Matovu, J, Hopewell, PC, and Davis, JL. Integrated strategies to optimize sputum smear microscopy: A prospective observational study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011;183(4):547-551.

20. Davis, JL, Huang, L, Worodria, W, Masur, H, Cattamanchi, A, Huber, C, Miller, C, Conville, PS, Murray, P, and Kovacs, JA. Nucleic acid amplification tests for diagnosis of smear-negative TB in a high HIV-prevalence setting: A prospective cohort study. PLoS ONE 2011;6(1):e16321.

21. Davis, JL, Worodria, W, Kisembo, H, Metcalfe, JZ, Cattamanchi, A, Kawooya, M, Kyeyune, R, den Boon, S, Powell, K, Okello, R, Yoo, S, and Huang, L. Clinical and radiographic factors do not accurately diagnose smear-negative tuberculosis in HIV-infected inpatients in Uganda: a cross-sectional study. PLoS ONE 2010;5(3):e9859.

22. Kyeyune, R, den Boon, S, Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, Worodria, W, Yoo, SD, and Huang, L. Causes of early mortality in HIV-infected TB suspects in an East African referral hospital. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2010;55(4):446-450.

23. Cattamanchi, A, Ssewenyana, I, Davis, JL, Huang, L, Worodria, W, den Boon, S, Yoo, S, Andama, A, Hopewell, PC, and Cao, H. Role of interferon-gamma release assays in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients with advanced HIV infection. BMC Infect Dis 2010;10:75. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-75.

24. Yoo, SD, Worodria, W, Davis, JL, Cattamanchi, A, den Boon, S, Kyeyune, R, Kisembo, H, and Huang, L. The prevalence and clinical course of HIV-associated pulmonary cryptococcosis in Uganda. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2010;54(3):269-274.

25. Worodria, W, Davis, JL, Cattamanchi, A, Andama, A, den Boon, S, Yoo, SD, Hopewell, PC, and Huang, L. Bronchoscopy is useful for diagnosing smear-negative tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients. Eur Respir J 2010;36(2):446-448.

26. Davis, JL, Huang, L, Kovacs, JA, Masur, H, Murray, P, Havlir, DV, Worodria, WO, Charlebois, ED, Srikantiah, P, Cattamanchi, A, Huber, C, Shea, YR, Chow, Y, and Fischer, SH. Polymerase chain reaction of secA1 on sputum or oral wash samples for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis 2009;48(6):725-732.

27. Shea, YR, Davis, JL, Huang, L, Kovacs, JA, Masur, H, Mulindwa, F, Opus, S, Chow, Y, and Murray, PR. High sensitivity and specificity of acid-fast microscopy for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in an African population with a high prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus. J Clin Microbiol 2009;47(5):1553-1555.

28. Cattamanchi, A, Dowdy, DW, Davis, JL, Worodria, W, Yoo, S, Joloba, M, Matovu, J, Hopewell, PC, and Huang, L. Sensitivity of direct versus concentrated sputum smear microscopy in HIV-infected patients suspected of having pulmonary tuberculosis. BMC Infect Dis 2009;9(1):53. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-9-53.

29. Andama, AO, Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, Den Boon, S, Worodria, WO, and Huang, L. Modified Giemsa method for confirmation of Pneumocystis pneumonia in low-income countries. BMJ Case Reports 2009:doi:10.1136/bcr.1102.2009.1580.

30. Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, Worodria, W, den Boon, S, Yoo, S, Matovu, J, Kiidha, J, Nankya, F, Kyeyune, R, Byanyima, P, Andama, A, Joloba, M, Osmond, DH, Hopewell, PC, and Huang, L. Sensitivity and specificity of fluorescence microscopy for diagnosing pulmonary tuberculosis in a high HIV prevalence setting. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2009;13(9):1130-1136.

31. Cattamanchi, A, Davis, JL, Worodria, W, Yoo, S, Matovu, J, Kiidha, J, Nankya, F, Kyeyune, R, Andama, A, Joloba, M, Osmond, D, Hopewell, P, and Huang, L. Poor performance of universal sample processing method for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis by smear microscopy and culture in Uganda. J Clin Microbiol 2008;46(10):3325-3329.