ZAMSTAR Press, Abstracts, Publications and Presentations
See below the most recent press articles, publications and presentations from the ZAMSTAR study.
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Baseline Methods Paper:
ZAMSTAR, The Zambia South Africa TB and HIV Reduction Study: design of a 2 x 2 factorial community randomized trial.
Ayles HM, Sismanidis C, Beyers N, Hayes RJ, Godfrey-Faussett P.
Trials. 2008 Nov 7;9:63.
Annual risk of tuberculous infection using different methods in communities with a high prevalence of TB and HIV in Zambia and South Africa.
Shanaube K, Sismanidis C, Ayles H, Beyers N, Schaap A, Lawrence KA, Barker A, Godfrey-Faussett P.
PLoS One. 2009 Nov 13;4(11):e7749.
Prevalence of tuberculosis, HIV and respiratory symptoms in two Zambian communities: implications for tuberculosis control in the era of HIV.
Ayles H, Schaap A, Nota A, Sismanidis C, Tembwe R, De Haas P, Muyoyeta M, Beyers N; Peter Godfrey-Faussett for the ZAMSTAR Study Team.
PLoS One. 2009;4(5):e5602. Epub 2009 May 19.
Restricted randomization of ZAMSTAR: a 2 x 2 factorial cluster randomized trial.
Sismanidis C, Moulton LH, Ayles H, Fielding K, Schaap A, Beyers N, Bond G, Godfrey-Faussett P, Hayes R.
Clin Trials. 2008;5(4):316-27.
Past Articles and Abstracts
Comparison of four culture systems for Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Zambian National Reference Laboratory.
Muyoyeta M, Schaap JA, De Haas P, Mwanza W, Muvwimi MW, Godfrey-Faussett P, Ayles H.
Household TB screening and HIV testing
No decrease in annual risk of tuberculosis infection in endemic area in Cape Town, South Africa.
Kritzinger FE, den Boon S, Verver S, Enarson DA, Lombard CJ, Borgdorff MW, Gie RP, Beyers N.
Can we control TB in high HIV prevalence settings?
Godfrey-Faussett, Peter (2003)
How can we reduce TB deaths?