Research Activities / Projects

ONGOING RESEARCH ACTIVITIES 2018

  • HIV – TB data analysis – in GHTM June’16 to June’17
  • HIV – TB death analysis – in GHTM
  • DISSEMINATED CRYPTOCOCCOSIS IN HIV -A CASE REPORT
  • Liver function test in DOTS therapy vs FDC in HIV-TB:A comparative study
  • PROGRESSIVE MULTIFOCAL LEUKOENCEPHALOPATHY-
  • Premature aging/immunosenescence seen in HIV-infected subjects on long term antiretroviral therapy
  • Third line data analysis
  • A Comparive study of FDC and DOTS in GHTM

 

Projects completed in 2017-18

  •  Comparison study of DOTS vs FDC, Govt Hospital of thoracic medicine, Tambaram, TN

 

Projects completed in 2016-17: 

  • An abbreviated report on proceedings of SACEP at CoE GHTM, Govt Hospital of thoracic medicine, Tambaram, TN
  • Risk factors and patterns of Opportunistic infections in HIV patients on active care in GHTM – CoE ART Centre

 

POSTER PRESENTATION IN ASICON 2016:

  • Disseminated Cryptococcosis In HIV-A Case Report
  • Liver function test in DOTS therapy vs FDC in HIV-TB:A comparative study
  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy-A Case Report

 

NAPCON 2014, Oral Presentation

  • Six years follow up of patients with HIV and HIV-TB co-infection in a tertiary care centre in south India – oral presentation
  • DevelopmentofcohortsofHIV-1infectedLongTermNonProgressors(LTNPs), Elite Controllers(ECs) and HIV exposed sero negative (ESN)  individuals to study the role of immune mediated HIV control and resistance to HIV acquisition – NIE/GHTM/NIRT/YRG – DBT funded study

 

ASICON, 2014, poster:

  • Cohort follow up of PLHA on HAART for six years in a tertiary care in south India
  • Assessment of training in universal work precautions for staff nurses in tertiary care hospital in PLHA care, chennai, india