M Saiful Islam

Summary

Affiliation: International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research
Country: Bangladesh

Publications

  1. ncbi Bangladeshi backyard poultry raisers' perceptions and practices related to zoonotic transmission of avian influenza
    Rebeca Sultana
    Center for Communicable Diseases, ICCDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    J Infect Dev Ctries 6:156-65. 2012
  2. ncbi Family caregivers in public tertiary care hospitals in Bangladesh: risks and opportunities for infection control
    M Saiful Islam
    Centre for Communicable Diseases, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 42:305-10. 2014
  3. pmc Social ecological analysis of an outbreak of pufferfish egg poisoning in a coastal area of Bangladesh
    M Saiful Islam
    International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:498-503. 2011
  4. pmc Family and community concerns about post-mortem needle biopsies in a Muslim society
    Emily S Gurley
    GPO 128, International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    BMC Med Ethics 12:10. 2011
  5. pmc Nipah virus infection outbreak with nosocomial and corpse-to-human transmission, Bangladesh
    Hossain M S Sazzad
    ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:210-7. 2013
  6. ncbi Backyard poultry raising in Bangladesh: a valued resource for the villagers and a setting for zoonotic transmission of avian influenza. A qualitative study
    R Sultana
    Center for Communicable Diseases, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Rural Remote Health 12:1927. 2012
  7. pmc Fatal outbreak from consuming Xanthium strumarium seedlings during time of food scarcity in northeastern Bangladesh
    Emily S Gurley
    Programme on Infectious Diseases and Vaccine Sciences, International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 5:e9756. 2010
  8. pmc Anthrax outbreaks in Bangladesh, 2009-2010
    Apurba Chakraborty
    Centre for Communicable Diseases, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:703-10. 2012

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Publications9

  1. ncbi Bangladeshi backyard poultry raisers' perceptions and practices related to zoonotic transmission of avian influenza
    Rebeca Sultana
    Center for Communicable Diseases, ICCDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    J Infect Dev Ctries 6:156-65. 2012
    ..This paper explores the perception of Bangladeshi backyard poultry raisers regarding poultry sickness and zoonotic disease transmission and relevant practices...
  2. ncbi Family caregivers in public tertiary care hospitals in Bangladesh: risks and opportunities for infection control
    M Saiful Islam
    Centre for Communicable Diseases, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 42:305-10. 2014
    ..Family caregivers are integral to patient care in Bangladeshi public hospitals. This study explored family caregivers' activities and their perceptions and practices related to disease transmission and prevention in public hospitals...
  3. pmc Social ecological analysis of an outbreak of pufferfish egg poisoning in a coastal area of Bangladesh
    M Saiful Islam
    International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:498-503. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Family and community concerns about post-mortem needle biopsies in a Muslim society
    Emily S Gurley
    GPO 128, International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    BMC Med Ethics 12:10. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to better understand family and community concerns and decision-making about post-mortem needle biopsies in this low-income, predominantly Muslim country in order to design an informed consent process...
  5. pmc Nipah virus infection outbreak with nosocomial and corpse-to-human transmission, Bangladesh
    Hossain M S Sazzad
    ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:210-7. 2013
    ..4%, matched odds ratio undefined). Efforts to prevent transmission should focus on reducing caregivers' exposure to infected patients' bodily secretions during care and traditional burial practices...
  6. ncbi Backyard poultry raising in Bangladesh: a valued resource for the villagers and a setting for zoonotic transmission of avian influenza. A qualitative study
    R Sultana
    Center for Communicable Diseases, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Rural Remote Health 12:1927. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to understand why people raise backyard poultry and to characterize people's regular interaction with their poultry...
  7. pmc Fatal outbreak from consuming Xanthium strumarium seedlings during time of food scarcity in northeastern Bangladesh
    Emily S Gurley
    Programme on Infectious Diseases and Vaccine Sciences, International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 5:e9756. 2010
    ..An outbreak characterized by vomiting and rapid progression to unconsciousness and death was reported in Sylhet Distrct in northeastern Bangladesh following destructive monsoon floods in November 2007...
  8. pmc Anthrax outbreaks in Bangladesh, 2009-2010
    Apurba Chakraborty
    Centre for Communicable Diseases, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:703-10. 2012
    ..Addressing these challenges and adopting a joint animal and human health approach could contribute to detecting and preventing such outbreaks in the future...