J M Chakaya

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint National scale-up of HIV testing and provision of HIV care to tuberculosis patients in Kenya
    J M Chakaya
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:424-9. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Planning for PPM-DOTS implementation in urban slums in Kenya: knowledge, attitude and practices of private health care providers in Kibera slum, Nairobi
    J M Chakaya
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:403-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Under-diagnosis of smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis in Nairobi, Kenya
    M P Hawken
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI, Nairobi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:360-3. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Isolation of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis strains in patients from private and public health care facilities in Nairobi, Kenya
    W A Githui
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI, Nairobi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:837-41. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in HIV/AIDS patients at an urban district hospital in Kenya
    J M Chakaya
    CRDR, KEMRI, P O Box 47855, Nairobi, Kenya
    East Afr Med J 80:30-5. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis risk among staff of a large public hospital in Kenya
    T Galgalo
    Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Programme, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:949-54. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis re-treatment outcomes within the public service in Nairobi, Kenya
    J M Chakaya
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi
    East Afr Med J 79:11-5. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Working with risk: occupational safety issues among healthcare workers in Kenya
    M Taegtmeyer
    Liverpool VCT, Care and Treatment, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS Care 20:304-10. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma pneumoniae in children with pneumonia at Mbagathi District Hospital, Nairobi
    C C Bii
    Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    East Afr Med J 79:317-22. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Bronchoscopic study on aetiology of chronic cough in HIV-infected adults with negative sputum smears for Mycobacterium tuberculosis at Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi
    A M Siika
    Department of Medicine, Moi University School of Medicine, P O Box 4606 30100, Eldoret, Kenya
    East Afr Med J 83:295-305. 2006

Collaborators

  • W A Githui
  • M Kai
  • S Dalal
  • M Taegtmeyer
  • C F Gilks
  • J Odhiambo
  • K P Cain
  • T Galgalo
  • A M Siika
  • R M Suckling
  • C C Bii
  • M P Hawken
  • C Tetteh
  • K Ijaz
  • N N Bock
  • K M De Cock
  • J G Kamau
  • J Oeltmann
  • M K Njenga
  • B Miller
  • R F Breiman
  • H M Irimu
  • G Revathi
  • S S Mohamed
  • P M Tukei
  • K M Bhatt
  • J Kibaru
  • S S Al-Abri
  • P M Nguku
  • H Kamiya
  • G G Mbugua
  • H Yamaguchi
  • K Nagai
  • Y Sugiura
  • H Taguchi
  • D W Muhindi
  • L W Ng'ang'a
  • J D Porter
  • S M Bhatt

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint National scale-up of HIV testing and provision of HIV care to tuberculosis patients in Kenya
    J M Chakaya
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:424-9. 2008
    ..Kenya, one of the 22 tuberculosis (TB) high-burden countries, whose TB burden is fuelled by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Planning for PPM-DOTS implementation in urban slums in Kenya: knowledge, attitude and practices of private health care providers in Kibera slum, Nairobi
    J M Chakaya
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:403-8. 2005
    ..Kibera, the largest slum in Nairobi, Kenya...
  3. ncbi request reprint Under-diagnosis of smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis in Nairobi, Kenya
    M P Hawken
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI, Nairobi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:360-3. 2001
    ..Nairobi City Council Chest Clinic, Nairobi, Kenya...
  4. ncbi request reprint Isolation of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis strains in patients from private and public health care facilities in Nairobi, Kenya
    W A Githui
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI, Nairobi
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:837-41. 2004
    ..Health care facilities in Nairobi, Kenya...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in HIV/AIDS patients at an urban district hospital in Kenya
    J M Chakaya
    CRDR, KEMRI, P O Box 47855, Nairobi, Kenya
    East Afr Med J 80:30-5. 2003
    ..Recently a trend has emerged at the Mbagathi district hospital whereby an increasing number of HIV infected patients are empirically treated for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) based on clinical and radiological features...
  6. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis risk among staff of a large public hospital in Kenya
    T Galgalo
    Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Programme, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:949-54. 2008
    ..In sub-Saharan Africa, high rates of tuberculosis (TB) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection pose a serious threat for occupationally acquired TB among health care workers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis re-treatment outcomes within the public service in Nairobi, Kenya
    J M Chakaya
    Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi
    East Afr Med J 79:11-5. 2002
    ..This study was undertaken to describe treatment outcomes in patients started on a re-treatment drug regimen, assess the quality of follow up procedures and the adequacy of the currently advocated re-treatment drug regimen in Nairobi, Kenya...
  8. doi request reprint Working with risk: occupational safety issues among healthcare workers in Kenya
    M Taegtmeyer
    Liverpool VCT, Care and Treatment, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS Care 20:304-10. 2008
    ..Post-exposure prophylaxis can be made readily available in a Kenyan district. However, where HIV testing remains stigmatised uptake will be limited - particularly in the initial phases of a programme...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma pneumoniae in children with pneumonia at Mbagathi District Hospital, Nairobi
    C C Bii
    Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    East Afr Med J 79:317-22. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence of mycoplasma pneumoniae in nasopharyngeal aspirates of children under five years of age suffering from pneumonia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bronchoscopic study on aetiology of chronic cough in HIV-infected adults with negative sputum smears for Mycobacterium tuberculosis at Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi
    A M Siika
    Department of Medicine, Moi University School of Medicine, P O Box 4606 30100, Eldoret, Kenya
    East Afr Med J 83:295-305. 2006
    ..To establish the aetiology of chronic cough in HIV-infected patients with negative sputum smears for Acid Fast Bacilli (AFB)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Optimising the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: the search continues
    J M Chakaya
    East Afr Med J 84:453-4. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Susceptibility of healthcare workers in Kenya to hepatitis B: new strategies for facilitating vaccination uptake
    R M Suckling
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    J Hosp Infect 64:271-7. 2006
    ..High rates of vaccination can be achieved using childhood immunization systems for the distribution of vaccine to HCWs...