Sirenda Vong

Summary

Affiliation: Phnom Penh
Country: Cambodia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A new strategy for CD4 T-cell monitoring of HIV-positive patients at remote facilities in Cambodia
    Polidy Pean
    AIDS 19:2184-5. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Frequency and patterns of contact with domestic poultry and potential risk of H5N1 transmission to humans living in rural Cambodia
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2:155-63. 2008
  3. pmc Rabies situation in Cambodia
    Sowath Ly
    Epidemiology and Public Health Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e511. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Under-recognition and reporting of dengue in Cambodia: a capture-recapture analysis of the National Dengue Surveillance System
    S Vong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Epidemiol Infect 140:491-9. 2012
  5. pmc Social and cultural dimensions of hygiene in Cambodian health care facilities
    Pascale Hancart-Petitet
    Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Phnom Penh Cambodia
    BMC Public Health 11:83. 2011
  6. pmc Low frequency of poultry-to-human H5NI virus transmission, southern Cambodia, 2005
    Sirenda Vong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1542-7. 2006
  7. pmc Rapid assessment of injection practices in Cambodia, 2002
    Sirenda Vong
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 5:56. 2005
  8. pmc Dengue incidence in urban and rural Cambodia: results from population-based active fever surveillance, 2006-2008
    Sirenda Vong
    Institut Pasteur Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e903. 2010
  9. pmc Environmental contamination during influenza A virus (H5N1) outbreaks, Cambodia, 2006
    Sirenda Vong
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1303-5. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with subclinical human infection with avian influenza A (H5N1) virus--Cambodia, 2006
    Sirenda Vong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    J Infect Dis 199:1744-52. 2009

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint A new strategy for CD4 T-cell monitoring of HIV-positive patients at remote facilities in Cambodia
    Polidy Pean
    AIDS 19:2184-5. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Frequency and patterns of contact with domestic poultry and potential risk of H5N1 transmission to humans living in rural Cambodia
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2:155-63. 2008
    ..We collected new data from six geographic regions to examine patterns of human contact with poultry among rural farmers in Cambodia and identify populations with the highest potential exposure to H5N1...
  3. pmc Rabies situation in Cambodia
    Sowath Ly
    Epidemiology and Public Health Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e511. 2009
    ..Since 1998 Institut Pasteur in Cambodia (IPC), Phnom Penh has been the only source of free post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) and post-mortem diagnosis...
  4. doi request reprint Under-recognition and reporting of dengue in Cambodia: a capture-recapture analysis of the National Dengue Surveillance System
    S Vong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Epidemiol Infect 140:491-9. 2012
    ..This study shows the substantial degree of under-recognition/reporting of dengue and that reported hospitalized cases are not a good surrogate for estimating dengue disease burden...
  5. pmc Social and cultural dimensions of hygiene in Cambodian health care facilities
    Pascale Hancart-Petitet
    Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Phnom Penh Cambodia
    BMC Public Health 11:83. 2011
    ..The underlying social-cultural logics contributing to the risks of transmission are rarely studied. This report provides some insights on the social and cultural factors that shape hygiene practices in Cambodian health care settings...
  6. pmc Low frequency of poultry-to-human H5NI virus transmission, southern Cambodia, 2005
    Sirenda Vong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1542-7. 2006
    ..H5N1 virus transmission from poultry to humans remains low in this setting...
  7. pmc Rapid assessment of injection practices in Cambodia, 2002
    Sirenda Vong
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 5:56. 2005
    ..0%), HCV (6.5%), and HIV (2.6%) infection in Cambodia have raised concern over injection safety. To estimate the magnitude and patterns of such practices, a rapid assessment of injection practices was conducted...
  8. pmc Dengue incidence in urban and rural Cambodia: results from population-based active fever surveillance, 2006-2008
    Sirenda Vong
    Institut Pasteur Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e903. 2010
    ..To estimate the true burden of dengue in the largest province of Cambodia, Kampong Cham, we conducted community-based active dengue fever surveillance among the 0-to-19-year age group in rural villages and urban areas during 2006-2008...
  9. pmc Environmental contamination during influenza A virus (H5N1) outbreaks, Cambodia, 2006
    Sirenda Vong
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1303-5. 2008
    ..Viral RNA was detected in 27 (35%) of 77 specimens of mud, pond water, water plants, and soil swabs. Our results underscore the need for regular disinfection of poultry areas...
  10. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with subclinical human infection with avian influenza A (H5N1) virus--Cambodia, 2006
    Sirenda Vong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    J Infect Dis 199:1744-52. 2009
    ..We conducted investigations in 2 villages in Cambodia where outbreaks of influenza H5N1 occurred among humans and poultry to determine the frequency of and risk factors for H5N1 virus transmission...
  11. ncbi request reprint Vaccination in the county jail as a strategy to reach high risk adults during a community-based hepatitis A outbreak among methamphetamine drug users
    Sirenda Vong
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Mailstop D 66, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 23:1021-8. 2005
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  12. pmc Acute lower respiratory infections in ≥ 5 year -old hospitalized patients in Cambodia, a low-income tropical country: clinical characteristics and pathogenic etiology
    Sirenda Vong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:97. 2013
    ..Few data exist on viral and bacterial etiology of acute lower respiratory infections (ALRI) in ≥ 5 year -old persons in the tropics...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cluster randomised trial of the impact of biosecurity measures on poultry health in backyard flocks
    Anne Conan
    Epidemiology and Public Health, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia Electronic address
    Vet J 198:649-55. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that basic biosecurity measures may not suffice to limit the spread of infectious diseases in backyard poultry flocks in Cambodia. ..
  14. doi request reprint Complex dynamic of dengue virus serotypes 2 and 3 in Cambodia following series of climate disasters
    Veasna Duong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, 5 Monivong Boulevard, PO Box 983, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Infect Genet Evol 15:77-86. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Human bocavirus amongst an all-ages population hospitalised with acute lower respiratory infections in Cambodia
    Alicia Arnott
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:201-10. 2013
    ..Human bocavirus (HBoV) is a novel parvovirus that is associated with respiratory and gastrointestinal tract disease...
  16. pmc Cost of dengue and other febrile illnesses to households in rural Cambodia: a prospective community-based case-control study
    Rekol Huy
    Epidemiology and Public Health Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, 5 Bld Monivong POB 983, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    BMC Public Health 9:155. 2009
    ..We conducted a prospective, community-based, matched case-control study to assess the cost and impact of an episode of dengue fever and other febrile illness on households in rural Cambodia...
  17. pmc A study of the genetic variability of human respiratory syncytial virus (HRSV) in Cambodia reveals the existence of a new HRSV group B genotype
    Alicia Arnott
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, 5 Monivong blvd, P O Box 983, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    J Clin Microbiol 49:3504-13. 2011
    ..The majority of HRSV group B strains belonged to the recently described BA genotype, with the exception of 10 strains classified as belonging to a novel HRSV group B genotype, SAB4, first reported here...
  18. ncbi request reprint Poultry movement networks in Cambodia: implications for surveillance and control of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI/H5N1)
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Pasteur Institute of Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Vaccine 27:6345-52. 2009
    ..Most poultry movement occurs via middlemen into Phnom Penh making live bird wet markets in Phnom Penh a potential hub for the spread of H5N1 and ideal for surveillance and control...
  19. doi request reprint Genetic variability of human metapneumovirus amongst an all ages population in Cambodia between 2007 and 2009
    Alicia Arnott
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, 5 Monivong blvd, PO Box 983, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Infect Genet Evol 15:43-52. 2013
    ..Sub-genotype B2 strains were responsible for the majority of the infections detected, and a significant (p=0.013) association between infection with lineage A2b strains and disease severity was observed...
  20. doi request reprint Acute viral lower respiratory tract infections in Cambodian children: clinical and epidemiologic characteristics
    Gilles Guerrier
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e8-13. 2013
    ..Viruses are detected in most hospitalized children admitted for acute respiratory infections. Etiologic understanding is needed to improve clinical management and prevention, particularly in resource-limited tropical countries...
  21. pmc Klebsiella pneumoniae related community-acquired acute lower respiratory infections in Cambodia: clinical characteristics and treatment
    Blandine Rammaert
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    BMC Infect Dis 12:3. 2012
    ..We present here the first clinico-radiological description of KP community-acquired ALRI in hospitalized Cambodian patients...
  22. pmc National dengue surveillance in Cambodia 1980-2008: epidemiological and virological trends and the impact of vector control
    Rekol Huy
    National Center of Parasitology, Ministry of Health, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Bull World Health Organ 88:650-7. 2010
    ..Currently, national surveillance comprises passive and active data collection and reporting on hospitalized children aged 0-15 years. This report summarizes surveillance data collected since 1980...
  23. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of anti-H5 antibody in rural Cambodia, 2007
    Philippe Cavailler
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    J Clin Virol 48:123-6. 2010
    ..Despite the widespread of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 virus and the intense exposure to poultry, there is growing evidence that H5N1 viruses may not be easily transmitted to human...
  24. pmc Molecular epidemiology of clade 1 influenza A viruses (H5N1), southern Indochina peninsula, 2004-2007
    Philippe Buchy
    Institut Pasteur, Virology Unit, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1641-4. 2009
    ..Poultry movements, rather than repeated reintroduction of subtype H5N1 viruses by wild birds, appear to explain virus circulation and perpetuation...
  25. pmc Influenza activity in Cambodia during 2006-2008
    Sek Mardy
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, 5 Monivong blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    BMC Infect Dis 9:168. 2009
    ..In addition, hospital based surveillance of acute lower respiratory infection (ALRI) cases was established in 2 sites...
  26. pmc Clinical and virological factors influencing the performance of a NS1 antigen-capture assay and potential use as a marker of dengue disease severity
    Veasna Duong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1244. 2011
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  27. doi request reprint Genetic diversity and lineage dynamic of dengue virus serotype 1 (DENV-1) in Cambodia
    Veasna Duong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, 5 Monivong Boulevard, PO Box 983, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Infect Genet Evol 15:59-68. 2013
    ..The lineages dynamic of DENV-1 viruses and consequences for molecular epidemiology are discussed...
  28. doi request reprint A community-based education trial to improve backyard poultry biosecurity in rural Cambodia
    Anne Conan
    Epidemiology and Public Health, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Acta Trop 125:294-302. 2013
    ..However, further follow-ups are needed to assess whether practices-related changes persist over a longer period of time...
  29. pmc Changes in poultry handling behavior and poultry mortality reporting among rural Cambodians in areas affected by HPAI/H5N1
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6466. 2009
    ..As a result, a large number of avian influenza education campaigns have been ongoing in provinces in which H5N1outbreaks have occurred in humans and/or domestic poultry...
  30. pmc Interaction between humans and poultry, rural Cambodia
    Sowath Ly
    Pasteur Institute in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:130-2. 2007
    ..Despite widespread knowledge of avian influenza and personal protection measures, most rural Cambodians still have a high level of at-risk poultry handling...
  31. ncbi request reprint Influenza A/H5N1 virus infection in humans in Cambodia
    Philippe Buchy
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, 5 Monivong blvd, P O Box 983, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    J Clin Virol 39:164-8. 2007
    ..Between January 2005 and April 2006, six patients of influenza A/H5N1 virus infection were reported in Cambodia, all with fatal outcome...
  32. pmc Biosecurity measures for backyard poultry in developing countries: a systematic review
    Anne Conan
    Epidemiology and Public Health Unit, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    BMC Vet Res 8:240. 2012
    ..Documents were sourced from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) website, and from Pubmed and Google databases...
  33. pmc Kinetics of neutralizing antibodies in patients naturally infected by H5N1 virus
    Philippe Buchy
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS ONE 5:e10864. 2010
    ..Little is known about the kinetics of anti-H5 neutralizing antibodies in naturally H5N1-infected patients with severe clinical illness or asymptomatic infection...
  34. doi request reprint Use of a multiplex PCR/RT-PCR approach to assess the viral causes of influenza-like illnesses in Cambodia during three consecutive dry seasons
    Carole Buecher
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    J Med Virol 82:1762-72. 2010
    ..The link between the presence of the virus and the origin of the illness is therefore unclear...
  35. pmc Can human movements explain heterogeneous propagation of dengue fever in Cambodia?
    Magali Teurlai
    Epidemiology and Public Health Unit, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1957. 2012
    ..Here we describe the spatial-temporal pattern of propagation of annual epidemics in Cambodia and discuss the role that human movements play in the observed pattern...
  36. pmc Pulmonary melioidosis in Cambodia: a prospective study
    Blandine Rammaert
    Institut Pasteur Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    BMC Infect Dis 11:126. 2011
    ..We report the first series of hospitalized pulmonary melioidosis cases identified in Cambodia describing clinical characteristics and outcomes...
  37. pmc Large-scale malaria survey in Cambodia: novel insights on species distribution and risk factors
    Sandra Incardona
    Laboratory of Molecular Epidemiology, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Malar J 6:37. 2007
    ..A global estimate of the current malaria situation and associated risk factors is, therefore, still lacking...
  38. pmc Cost and disease burden of dengue in Cambodia
    Julien Beauté
    Epidemiology and Public Health Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Bd Monivong 5, BP 983 Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    BMC Public Health 10:521. 2010
    ..Disease burden estimates help decision makers in setting priorities. Using recent estimates of dengue incidence in Cambodia, we estimated the cost of dengue and its burden using disability adjusted life years (DALYs)...
  39. doi request reprint Estimated global mortality associated with the first 12 months of 2009 pandemic influenza A H1N1 virus circulation: a modelling study
    Fatimah S Dawood
    Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 12:687-95. 2012
    ..We aimed to estimate the global number of deaths during the first 12 months of virus circulation in each country...