P Donnen

Summary

Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Community volunteers can improve breastfeeding among children under six months of age in the Democratic Republic of Congo crisis
    Ghislain B Balaluka
    Centre de Recherche en Sciences Naturelles de Lwiro CRSN, Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Int Breastfeed J 7:2. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial of the effect of a single high dose or daily low doses of vitamin A on the morbidity of hospitalized, malnourished children
    P Donnen
    School of Public Health, the Centre Scientifique et Médical de l Université Libre de Bruxelles pour ses Activités de Coopération, the Hôpital Universitaire Des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Belgium
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:1254-60. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of daily low dose of vitamin A compared with single high dose on morbidity and mortality of hospitalized mainly malnourished children in senegal: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    P Donnen
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, School of Public Health, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1393-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The molar ratio of serum retinol-binding protein (RBP) to transthyretin (TTR) is not useful to assess vitamin A status during infection in hospitalised children
    P Donnen
    School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Nutr 55:1043-7. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired bacteremia among hospitalized children in rural central Africa
    P Bahwere
    Centre de Recherche en Sciences Naturelles, Lwiro, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Int J Infect Dis 5:180-8. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint [Management of severe acute malnutrition in an urban nutritional rehabilitation center in Burkina Faso]
    L Savadogo
    Département de Biostatistique, Ecole de Santé Publique, CP 598, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 55:265-74. 2007
  7. doi request reprint [Malaria infection and nutritional status: results from a cohort survey of children from 6-59 months old in the Kivu province, Democratic Republic of the Congo]
    P N Mitangala
    Ecole de Santé Publique, Département de Biostatistique, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Erasme, Route de Lennik 808, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 61:111-20. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint [Effect of systematic vitamin A supplementation on persistent diarrhea in Senegal: single high dose versus small daily doses]
    A Sylla
    Arch Pediatr 9:975-6. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint [Nutritional status on admission and hospital mortality of under-five year old children with infectious diseases in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso]
    L G B Savadogo
    Institut de recherche en sciences de la sante, BP 7047, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 50:441-51. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint [Protein-energy malnutrition and malaria-related morbidity in children under 59 months in the Kivu region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo]
    P Mitangala Ndeba
    Departement de Biostatistiques, Ecole de Santé, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgique
    Med Trop (Mars) 68:51-7. 2008

Collaborators

  • A Sylla
  • P Bahwere
  • P Hennart
  • P N Mitangala
  • Ghislain B Balaluka
  • D Porignon
  • G Bisimwa Balaluka
  • M Dramaix Wilmet
  • U D'Alessandro
  • P Mitangala Ndeba
  • L Savadogo
  • M Dramaix
  • L G B Savadogo
  • D Zozo Nyarukweba
  • N Cobohwa Mbiribindi
  • Pépin S Nabugobe
  • Prudence N Mitangala
  • Michèle W Dramaix
  • Nickel B Cobohwa
  • Carole Schirvel
  • B K Sondo
  • I Zoetaba
  • B Sondo
  • H Z Ouedraogo
  • A Sawadogo
  • R Tonglet

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Community volunteers can improve breastfeeding among children under six months of age in the Democratic Republic of Congo crisis
    Ghislain B Balaluka
    Centre de Recherche en Sciences Naturelles de Lwiro CRSN, Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Int Breastfeed J 7:2. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  2. ncbi request reprint Randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial of the effect of a single high dose or daily low doses of vitamin A on the morbidity of hospitalized, malnourished children
    P Donnen
    School of Public Health, the Centre Scientifique et Médical de l Université Libre de Bruxelles pour ses Activités de Coopération, the Hôpital Universitaire Des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Belgium
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:1254-60. 1998
    ..Supplementation with high doses of vitamin A did not reduce morbidity in this population of malnourished and subclinically vitamin A-deficient children; daily, low doses appeared more beneficial for severely malnourished children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of daily low dose of vitamin A compared with single high dose on morbidity and mortality of hospitalized mainly malnourished children in senegal: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    P Donnen
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, School of Public Health, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1393-9. 2007
    ..High-dose VA supplements are recommended as part of the treatment but results on its effect on recovery from morbidity and on prevention from nosocomial morbidity are conflicting...
  4. ncbi request reprint The molar ratio of serum retinol-binding protein (RBP) to transthyretin (TTR) is not useful to assess vitamin A status during infection in hospitalised children
    P Donnen
    School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Nutr 55:1043-7. 2001
    ..To assess the usefulness of the molar ratio of serum retinol-binding protein (RBP) to transthyretin (TTR) to determine vitamin A (VA) status during infection...
  5. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired bacteremia among hospitalized children in rural central Africa
    P Bahwere
    Centre de Recherche en Sciences Naturelles, Lwiro, Democratic Republic of Congo
    Int J Infect Dis 5:180-8. 2001
    ..To describe the epidemiology of community-acquired bacteremia in children admitted to a rural hospital in central Africa and to identify useful diagnostic signs or symptoms...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Management of severe acute malnutrition in an urban nutritional rehabilitation center in Burkina Faso]
    L Savadogo
    Département de Biostatistique, Ecole de Santé Publique, CP 598, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 55:265-74. 2007
    ..Recent success of community-based therapeutic care put back on agenda the management of acute severe malnutrition. We analysed key issues of inpatient management of severe malnutrition to suggest appropriate global approach...
  7. doi request reprint [Malaria infection and nutritional status: results from a cohort survey of children from 6-59 months old in the Kivu province, Democratic Republic of the Congo]
    P N Mitangala
    Ecole de Santé Publique, Département de Biostatistique, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Erasme, Route de Lennik 808, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 61:111-20. 2013
    ..The relationship between malaria and malnutrition remains a topic of controversy. We aimed to investigate malaria infection according to nutritional status in a community-based survey...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Effect of systematic vitamin A supplementation on persistent diarrhea in Senegal: single high dose versus small daily doses]
    A Sylla
    Arch Pediatr 9:975-6. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint [Nutritional status on admission and hospital mortality of under-five year old children with infectious diseases in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso]
    L G B Savadogo
    Institut de recherche en sciences de la sante, BP 7047, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 50:441-51. 2002
    ..In Burkina Faso, infectious pathologies and malnutrition are public health problems. We examined the impact of malnutrition status, using the Weight-for-age (WA) index, on mortality of children hospitalized for infectious diseases...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Protein-energy malnutrition and malaria-related morbidity in children under 59 months in the Kivu region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo]
    P Mitangala Ndeba
    Departement de Biostatistiques, Ecole de Santé, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgique
    Med Trop (Mars) 68:51-7. 2008
    ..3 (1.1-1.6)] and biological nutritional indicators [serum albumin > or = 23 g/L: OR (CI 95 %) 1.6 (1.2-2.1)]. Our findings indicate that malnourished children at admission have a lower risk of malaria infection...