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Contact Information

Gonzalo G Alvarez, MD, MPH, FRCPC
(613)737-8899 ext. 79294
galvarez@ohri.ca

www.tunngavik.com/taimatb

Publications

Selected Publications

Efficacy and completion rates of rifapentine and isoniazid (3HP) compared to other treatment regimens for latent tuberculosis infection: a systematic review with network meta-analyses. Pease C, Hutton B, Yazdi F, Wolfe D, Hamel C, Quach P, Skidmore B, Moher D, and Alvarez GG.  BMC Infectious Diseases.  2017 Apr; 17:265

Developing and Field Testing a Community Based Youth Initiative to Increase Tuberculosis Awareness in Remote Arctic Inuit Communities. Alvarez GG, Van Dyk DD, Colquhoun H, Moreau KA, Mulpuru S, Graham ID. PLoS One. 2016 Jul 14;11(7):e0159241

Xpert®MTB/RIF for the Diagnosis of Tuberculosis in a Remote Arctic Setting: Impact on Cost and Time to Treatment Initiation. Oxlade O, Sugarman J, Alvarez GG, Pai M, Schwartzman K. PLoS One. 2016 Mar 18;11(3):e0150119

The feasibility, accuracy and impact of Xpert® MTB/RIF testing in a remote Aboriginal community in Canada. G.G. Alvarez, D.D.Van Dyk, M. Desjardins, A.S.Yasseen III, S.D. Aaron, D.W. Cameron, N.Obed, M.Baikie, S.Pakhale, C.M.Denkinger, H.Sohn, M.Pai. CHEST March 2015.

The feasibility of the interferon gamma release assay and predictors of discordance with the tuberculin skin test for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in a remote Aboriginal community. Alvarez GG, Van Dyk DD, Davies N, Aaron SD, Cameron DW, Desjardins M, Mallick R, Obed N, Baikie M. PLoS One. 2014 Nov 11;9(11)

TAIMA (Stop) TB: The Impact of a Multifaceted TB Awareness and Door-to-Door Campaign in Residential Areas of High Risk for TB in Iqaluit, Nunavut. Alvarez GG, VanDyk DD, Aaron SD, Cameron DW, Davies N, Stephen N, Mallick R, Mornoli F, Moreau K, Obed N, Baikie M, Osborne G. PLoS One. 2014 Jul 17;9(7)

Tuberculosis prevention and care in First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples. Alvarez GG, Orr P, Wobeser W, Cook V, Long R. Canadian Tuberculosis Standards 7th Edition. Canadian Respiratory Journal, July-Aug 2013.



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