K Maleta

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Timing of growth faltering in rural Malawi
    K Maleta
    Paediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital
    Arch Dis Child 88:574-8. 2003
  2. pmc Male biased mortality among 1-2 year old children in rural Malawi
    P Ashorn
    Department of Paediatrics, Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Arch Dis Child 87:386-7. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Determinants of linear growth and predictors of severe stunting during infancy in rural Malawi
    M Espo
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Finland
    Acta Paediatr 91:1364-70. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Seasonality of growth and the relationship between weight and height gain in children under three years of age in rural Malawi
    K Maleta
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Acta Paediatr 92:491-7. 2003
  5. pmc Home based therapy for severe malnutrition with ready-to-use food
    M J Manary
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Dis Child 89:557-61. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Seasonality of gestational weight gain and foetal growth in rural Malawi
    H Hartikainen
    University of Tampere Medical School, Paediatric, Research Centre, FM 3 Building, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    East Afr Med J 82:294-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Can Western developmental screening tools be modified for use in a rural Malawian setting?
    M J Gladstone
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Arch Dis Child 93:23-9. 2008

Collaborators

  • T Kulmala
  • Per Ashorn
  • M J Gladstone
  • H Hartikainen
  • M J Manary
  • M Espo
  • E Mtitimila
  • G A Lancaster
  • R L Smyth
  • A P Jones
  • A Briend
  • M J Ndkeha
  • M L Salin
  • T Cullinan

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Timing of growth faltering in rural Malawi
    K Maleta
    Paediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital
    Arch Dis Child 88:574-8. 2003
    ..To determine the timing of growth faltering among under 3 year old children...
  2. pmc Male biased mortality among 1-2 year old children in rural Malawi
    P Ashorn
    Department of Paediatrics, Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Arch Dis Child 87:386-7. 2002
    ..Because of its potential implications for child survival programmes, further studies should investigate whether sex differences in childhood mortality are more widespread in Sub-Saharan Africa...
  3. ncbi request reprint Determinants of linear growth and predictors of severe stunting during infancy in rural Malawi
    M Espo
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Finland
    Acta Paediatr 91:1364-70. 2002
    ..At I y of age, over two-thirds (71%) of the infants were at least moderately (HAZ < -2) and 31% severely stunted (HAZ < -3)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Seasonality of growth and the relationship between weight and height gain in children under three years of age in rural Malawi
    K Maleta
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Acta Paediatr 92:491-7. 2003
    ..To describe the seasonal pattern of growth and analyse the relationship between weight and height gain in children under 3 y of age...
  5. pmc Home based therapy for severe malnutrition with ready-to-use food
    M J Manary
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Dis Child 89:557-61. 2004
    ..The standard treatment of severe malnutrition in Malawi often utilises prolonged inpatient care, and after discharge results in high rates of relapse...
  6. ncbi request reprint Seasonality of gestational weight gain and foetal growth in rural Malawi
    H Hartikainen
    University of Tampere Medical School, Paediatric, Research Centre, FM 3 Building, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    East Afr Med J 82:294-9. 2005
    ..To study seasonal variation of maternal anthropometry and newborn weights...
  7. ncbi request reprint Can Western developmental screening tools be modified for use in a rural Malawian setting?
    M J Gladstone
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Arch Dis Child 93:23-9. 2008
    ..To create a more culturally relevant developmental assessment tool for use in children in rural Africa...