National Surveillance of HIV in Pregnancy and Childhood


Publications and Presentations

Publications from the NSHPC is located in published papers archive and conferences and archive. For articles published before 2017 and previously attended conferences, please visit the archives.

Recent Papers

An observational study of initial HIV RNA decay following initiation of combination antiretroviral treatment during pregnancy. (2020) Jasmini Algaratnam, Helen Peters, Kate Francis, Natasha Kay, Yvonne Gilleece, Fionnula P. Finnerty, Rosanna E. Grimes, Sarah Parry, Mags Portman, Brenton C. Wait, Rimi Shah, Sherie Roedling, David A. Hawkins, Sarah Chitty, Liat Sarner, Rebecca Marcus, Anna Hartley, Achyuta V. Nori, Melanie Rosenvinge, Graham Taylor.  On behalf of the London HIV Perinatal Research Group.

The Cascade of Care for Children and Adolescents with HIV in the UK and Ireland 2010 to 2016. (2019) Elizabeth Chappell, Hermione Lyall, Andrew Riordan, Claire Thorne, Caroline Foster, Karina Butler, Katia Prime, Alasdair Bamford, Helen Peters, Ali Judd, Intira J Collins.  On behalf of the Collaborative HIV Paediatric Study Steering Committee. JIAS 

Stillbirth in women living with HIV delivering in the UK and Ireland, 2007-2015. (2019) G FavaratoCL Townsend, H Peters, R Sconza, H Bailey, Cortina-Borja M,  P Tookey, C Thorne. JAIDS.

Surveillance of congenital anomalies following exposure to Raltegravir or Elvitegravir during pregnancy in the UK and Ireland, 2008-2018. (2018). V Rasi, M Cortina-Borja, H Peters, R Sconza, and C Thorne. JAIDS.

National audit of perinatal HIV infections in the UK, 2006-2013: what lessons can be learnt? (2018). H Peters, C Thorne, PA Tookey and L Byrne. HIV Medicine.

Protease inhibitors and preterm delivery: another piece in the puzzle. (2018). G Favarato, C Townsend, H Bailey, H Peters, P Tookey, G Taylor and C Thorne. AIDS.

Pregnancy incidence and outcomes in women with perinatal HIV infection. (2017). L Byrne, R Sconza, C Foster, P Tookey, M Cortina-Borja and C Thorne. AIDS.

UK national clinical audit: management of pregnancies in women with HIV. (2017). S Raffe, H Curtis, P Tookey, H Peters, A Freedman, Y Gilleece and on behalf of the British HIV Association Audit and Standards Sub-Committee. BMC Infect Dis.

Operative vaginal delivery and invasive procedures in pregnancy among women living with HIV. (2017). H Peters, K Francis, K Harding, P Tookey and C Thorne. EJOG.

UK Mother to Child HIV Transmission Rates Continue to Decline: 2012-2014. (2017). H Peters, K Francis, R Sconza, A Horn, C Peckham, P Tookey and C Thorne. CID.