Archie Ca Clements

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi A Rift Valley fever atlas for Africa
    Archie C A Clements
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
    Prev Vet Med 82:72-82. 2007
  2. pmc A hierarchical spatial modelling approach to investigate MRSA transmission in a tertiary hospital
    Fiona Kong
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:449. 2013
  3. doi Further shrinking the malaria map: how can geospatial science help to achieve malaria elimination?
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, School of Population Health, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:709-18. 2013
  4. pmc Characterizing the spatial and temporal variation of malaria incidence in Bangladesh, 2007
    Heidi L Reid
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, Level 4 Public Health Building, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Malar J 11:170. 2012
  5. pmc Mapping the probability of schistosomiasis and associated uncertainty, West Africa
    Archie C A Clements
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1629-32. 2008
  6. pmc A comparative study of the spatial distribution of schistosomiasis in Mali in 1984-1989 and 2004-2006
    Archie C A Clements
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e431. 2009
  7. pmc Space-time variation of malaria incidence in Yunnan province, China
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Queensland, Australia
    Malar J 8:180. 2009
  8. pmc Spatial co-distribution of neglected tropical diseases in the east African great lakes region: revisiting the justification for integrated control
    Archie C A Clements
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Trop Med Int Health 15:198-207. 2010
  9. pmc Use of Bayesian geostatistical prediction to estimate local variations in Schistosoma haematobium infection in western Africa
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston Road, Herston, QLD, 4006, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 87:921-9. 2009
  10. ncbi Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 027: assessing the risks of further worldwide spread
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:395-404. 2010

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi A Rift Valley fever atlas for Africa
    Archie C A Clements
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
    Prev Vet Med 82:72-82. 2007
    ..Significant high-prevalence clusters encompassed areas that had experienced epidemics during the late 20th century and significant low-prevalence clusters were located in contiguous areas of Western and Central Africa...
  2. pmc A hierarchical spatial modelling approach to investigate MRSA transmission in a tertiary hospital
    Fiona Kong
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:449. 2013
    ..Identifying high-risk areas of transmission may be useful in the design of more effective, targeted MRSA interventions...
  3. doi Further shrinking the malaria map: how can geospatial science help to achieve malaria elimination?
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, School of Population Health, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:709-18. 2013
    ..However, no framework exists for assessment of geospatial instruments. Research is needed to identify measurable indicators of elimination progress and to quantify the effect of geospatial methods in achievement of elimination outcomes. ..
  4. pmc Characterizing the spatial and temporal variation of malaria incidence in Bangladesh, 2007
    Heidi L Reid
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, Level 4 Public Health Building, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Malar J 11:170. 2012
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  5. pmc Mapping the probability of schistosomiasis and associated uncertainty, West Africa
    Archie C A Clements
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1629-32. 2008
    ..Clusters with >50% probability of having >50% prevalence were delineated in each country...
  6. pmc A comparative study of the spatial distribution of schistosomiasis in Mali in 1984-1989 and 2004-2006
    Archie C A Clements
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e431. 2009
    ..We investigated changes in the spatial distribution of schistosomiasis in Mali following a decade of donor-funded control and a further 12 years without control...
  7. pmc Space-time variation of malaria incidence in Yunnan province, China
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Queensland, Australia
    Malar J 8:180. 2009
    ..Understanding spatio-temporal variation in malaria incidence provides a basis for effective disease control planning and monitoring...
  8. pmc Spatial co-distribution of neglected tropical diseases in the east African great lakes region: revisiting the justification for integrated control
    Archie C A Clements
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Trop Med Int Health 15:198-207. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Use of Bayesian geostatistical prediction to estimate local variations in Schistosoma haematobium infection in western Africa
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston Road, Herston, QLD, 4006, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 87:921-9. 2009
    ..To predict the subnational spatial variation in the number of people infected with Schistosoma haematobium in Burkina Faso, Mali and the Niger prior to national control programmes...
  10. ncbi Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 027: assessing the risks of further worldwide spread
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:395-404. 2010
    ..Health departments in countries unaffected by outbreaks should assess the risk of introduction or reintroduction of C difficile PCR ribotype 027 using a structured risk-assessment approach...
  11. doi Emerging viral zoonoses: frameworks for spatial and spatiotemporal risk assessment and resource planning
    Archie C A Clements
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston Road, Herston, 4006 Queensland, Australia
    Vet J 182:21-30. 2009
    ..Improved spatial data collection systems and greater practical application of spatial epidemiological tools should be applied in real-world scenarios...
  12. doi Age and gender effects in self-reported urinary schistosomiasis in Tanzania
    Archie C A Clements
    Division of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Trop Med Int Health 13:713-21. 2008
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  13. pmc Bayesian spatial analysis of a national urinary schistosomiasis questionnaire to assist geographic targeting of schistosomiasis control in Tanzania, East Africa
    A C A Clements
    Division of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 38:401-15. 2008
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  14. ncbi Spatial risk assessment of Rift Valley fever in Senegal
    Archie C A Clements
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 7:203-16. 2007
    ..These risk maps are suitable for use in planning improved sentinel surveillance systems in Senegal, although further data collection is required in large areas of Senegal to better define the spatial distribution of RVF...
  15. pmc Application of knowledge-driven spatial modelling approaches and uncertainty management to a study of Rift Valley fever in Africa
    Archie C A Clements
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 5:57. 2006
    ..The focus is on presenting alternate methods where extensive field data are not available and traditional, model-based approaches to disease mapping are impossible to conduct...
  16. pmc Mapping malaria risk in Bangladesh using Bayesian geostatistical models
    Heidi Reid
    Pacific Malaria Initiative Support Centre PacMISC, University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:861-7. 2010
    ..Importantly, malaria risk was found to be highly varied across the endemic regions, necessitating the targeting of resources to reduce the burden in these areas...
  17. pmc Baseline spatial distribution of malaria prior to an elimination programme in Vanuatu
    Heidi Reid
    Pacific Malaria Initiative Support Centre PacMISC, Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health ACITH, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Malar J 9:150. 2010
    ..The current study aimed to establish the baseline distribution of malaria on the most malarious of the province's islands, Tanna Island, to guide the implementation of elimination activities...
  18. pmc Targeting trachoma control through risk mapping: the example of Southern Sudan
    Archie C A Clements
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e799. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to develop a tool to improve targeting of survey and control activities...
  19. pmc Clostridium difficile exposure as an insidious source of infection in healthcare settings: an epidemiological model
    Laith Yakob
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:376. 2013
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  20. doi Surveillance of healthcare-acquired infections in Queensland, Australia: data and lessons from the first 5 years
    Anthony P Morton
    Centre for Healthcare Related Infection Surveillance and Prevention, Queensland Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:695-701. 2008
    ..To present healthcare-acquired infection surveillance data for 2001-2005 in Queensland, Australia...
  21. pmc Bayesian spatial analysis and disease mapping: tools to enhance planning and implementation of a schistosomiasis control programme in Tanzania
    Archie C A Clements
    Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 11:490-503. 2006
    ..To predict the spatial distributions of Schistosoma haematobium and S. mansoni infections to assist planning the implementation of mass distribution of praziquantel as part of an on-going national control programme in Tanzania...
  22. ncbi Schistosomiasis control
    Simon Brooker
    Lancet 363:658-9. 2004
  23. pmc The co-distribution of Plasmodium falciparum and hookworm among African schoolchildren
    Simon Brooker
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Malar J 5:99. 2006
    ..This is despite the potential public health importance of co-infection and synergistic opportunities for control...
  24. ncbi Evaluation of diagnostic procedures for subclinical mastitis in meat-producing sheep
    Archie C A Clements
    Department of Farm Animal Medicine and Production, University of Glasgow Veterinary School, Bearsden Road, Glasgow G61 1QH
    J Dairy Res 70:139-48. 2003
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