Sophie Le Coeur

Emeritus senior researcher +33(0) 1 56 06 21 15 +33(0)1 56 06 21 94
Secretariat : Alexandra-Marcelle Sakibede +33 (0)1 56 06 20 24

Research field(s)

1) Impact of HIV/AIDS on mortality
- Impact on adult, child and adolescent mortality
- impact on maternal mortality
- impact on sex differential mortality
- impact of antiretroviral therapy on mortality

2) Impact of HIV/AIDS on reproductive behaviors
and fertility

3) Consequences of preventive and care
- Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of
HIV: clinical trials PHPT-1, PHPT-2, PHPT-4 in
Thailand; psycho-social obstacles to mother to
child transmission in developing countries.
- Impact of antiretroviral treatments: cohort of
HIV-infected patients (adults and children)
treated with antiretrovirals in Thailand.

4) Mortality and the living situation of adolescents born with HIV and treated with antiretrovirals.

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Sophie Le Coeur answers our questions on World AIDS Day

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Some publications

Khlat, M., & Le Coeur, S. (2021). COVID-19 Epidemic: Early Shift in the Socioeconomic Profile of the Affected Population. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(6), 3185.

Poucineau J, Delory T, Lapidus N, Hejblum G, Chouaïd C, Le Cœur S, Khlat M. Hospital admissions and mortality for acute exacerbations of COPD during the COVID-19 pandemic: A nationwide study in France. Front Med. 2022 Sep 16;9:995016. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2022.995016. PMID: 36186789; PMCID: PMC9522972

Delory T, Ngo-Giang-Huong N, Rangdaeng S, Chotivanich N, Limtrakul A, Putiyanun C, Suriyachai P, Matanasarawut W, Jarupanich T, Liampongsabuddhi P, Heard I, Jourdain G, Lallemant M, Le Cœur S; PapilloV study group. Human Papillomavirus infection and cervical lesions in HIV infected women on antiretroviral treatment in Thailand. J Infect. 2017 Feb 28. pii:S0163-4453(17)30071-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2017.02.007.

Merville, O., Puangmala, P., Suksawas, P., Kliangpiboon, W., Keawvilai, W., Tunkam, C., …, Le Coeur, S. (2021). School trajectory disruption among adolescents living with perinatal HIV receiving antiretroviral treatments: a case-control study in Thailand. BMC Public Health, 21(189).

Dub T, Le Cœur S, Ngo-Giang-Huong N, Matanasarawut W, Suriyachai P, Saisawat K, Putiyanun C, Buranabanjasatean S, Leenasirimakul P, Randaeng S, Delory T. Prevalence of High-Risk Human Papillomavirus Infections before and after Cervical Lesion Treatment, among Women Living with HIV. J Clin Med. 2021 Jul 15;10(14):3133. doi: 10.3390/jcm10143133. PMID: 34300302; PMCID: PMC8305309.

Rolland-Guillard L, de La Rochebrochard E, Sirirungsi W, Kanabkaew C, Breton D, Le Cœur S. Reproductive health, social life and plans for the future of adolescents growing-up with HIV: a case-control study in Thailand. AIDS Care. 2019 Jan;31(1):90-94.doi:10.1080/09540121.2018.1516281. Epub 2018 Sep 2. PubMed PMID: 30173557.

Traisathit P, Delory T, Ngo-Giang-Huong N, Somsamai R, Techakunakorn P, Theansavettrakul S, Kanjanavanit S, Mekmullica J, Ngampiyaskul C, Na-Rajsima S, Lallemant M, Cressey TR, Jourdain G, Collins IJ, Le Coeur S. AIDS-Defining Events and Deaths in HIV-Infected Children and Adolescents on Antiretrovirals: A 14-Year Study in Thailand. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018. Jan 1;77(1):17-22. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001571. PubMed PMID: 29040162;PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6047734.

Teaching activities, other functions, titles

1) Infection with Human Papillomavirus and cervical cancer in women living with HIV.

2) Infection with Hepatitis C among IVDU users in Northern Thailand

3) Indirect impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the care of chronic diseases