N Ait-Khaled

Summary

Affiliation: International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Country: France

Publications

  1. doi Exposure to combustion of solid fuel and tuberculosis: a matched case-control study
    M Gninafon
    Centre National Hospitalier de Pneumophysiologie, Cotonou, Benin
    Eur Respir J 38:132-8. 2011
  2. pmc Which population level environmental factors are associated with asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema? Review of the ecological analyses of ISAAC Phase One
    M Innes Asher
    Department of Paediatrics, Child and Youth Health, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Respir Res 11:8. 2010
  3. ncbi COPD management. Part II. Relevance for resource-poor settings
    N Ait-Khaled
    Asthma Division, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:595-600. 2008
  4. pmc Chronic airflow limitation in developing countries: burden and priorities
    Nadia Aït-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Paris, France
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2:141-50. 2007
  5. ncbi Treatment outcome of asthma after one year follow-up in health centres of several developing countries
    N Ait-Khaled
    Asthma Division, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:911-6. 2006
  6. ncbi Ensuring the quality of asthma case management
    N Ait-Khaled
    Asthma Department, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 68 boulevard St Michel, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:726-31. 2006
  7. ncbi How to organise the care of asthma patients
    N Ait-Khaled
    Asthma Department, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:600-4. 2006
  8. ncbi Managing acute attacks of asthma
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:484-9. 2006
  9. ncbi Treating the patient with asthma
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:365-70. 2006
  10. ncbi How to diagnose asthma and determine the degree of severity of the disease
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculsosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:252-5. 2006

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Publications22

  1. doi Exposure to combustion of solid fuel and tuberculosis: a matched case-control study
    M Gninafon
    Centre National Hospitalier de Pneumophysiologie, Cotonou, Benin
    Eur Respir J 38:132-8. 2011
    ..4, 95% CI 0.7-2.7). In conclusion, the association between exposure to combustion of solid fuel and tuberculosis was relatively weak and not statistically significant...
  2. pmc Which population level environmental factors are associated with asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema? Review of the ecological analyses of ISAAC Phase One
    M Innes Asher
    Department of Paediatrics, Child and Youth Health, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Respir Res 11:8. 2010
    ..Interventions based on small associations may have the potential for a large public health benefit...
  3. ncbi COPD management. Part II. Relevance for resource-poor settings
    N Ait-Khaled
    Asthma Division, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:595-600. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Chronic airflow limitation in developing countries: burden and priorities
    Nadia Aït-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Paris, France
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2:141-50. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi Treatment outcome of asthma after one year follow-up in health centres of several developing countries
    N Ait-Khaled
    Asthma Division, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:911-6. 2006
    ..Seven selected out-patient clinics caring for asthma patients in Algeria, Guinea, Morocco, Syria, Turkey and Vietnam...
  6. ncbi Ensuring the quality of asthma case management
    N Ait-Khaled
    Asthma Department, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 68 boulevard St Michel, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:726-31. 2006
    ..It also inspires critical thinking, which is crucial to both research and practice...
  7. ncbi How to organise the care of asthma patients
    N Ait-Khaled
    Asthma Department, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:600-4. 2006
    ..The organisation and coordination of the care givers at different levels of the health services involved in asthma management must be organised, and essential equipment must be made available...
  8. ncbi Managing acute attacks of asthma
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:484-9. 2006
    ..If stable at least 1 h after the last dose of salbutamol, they may be sent home. Careful and correct follow-up after an attack is crucial...
  9. ncbi Treating the patient with asthma
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:365-70. 2006
    ..In the event the condition worsens, the treatment is increased stepwise. This approach to treatment has every promise to improve the life and health of patients with asthma...
  10. ncbi How to diagnose asthma and determine the degree of severity of the disease
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculsosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:252-5. 2006
    ..Those with symptoms less than once per week and PEF > or = 80% are classified as intermittent. Establishing the diagnosis and assessing the severity are crucial to high quality care...
  11. ncbi Affordability of inhaled corticosteroids as a potential barrier to treatment of asthma in some developing countries
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:268-71. 2000
    ..The cost and availability of the medications required for the treatment of asthma may represent potential barriers to effective management...
  12. pmc Chronic respiratory diseases in developing countries: the burden and strategies for prevention and management
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Asthma Division, Paris, France
    Bull World Health Organ 79:971-9. 2001
    ..Social mobilization by professional societies, nongovernmental organizations, and the mass media will also increase government commitment to tobacco control and standardized case management...
  13. ncbi Implementation of asthma guidelines in health centres of several developing countries
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 68 boulevard Saint Michel, 75006 Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:104-9. 2006
    ..Nine selected out-patient clinics caring for asthma patients in Algeria, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Mali, Morocco, Syria, Turkey and Vietnam...
  14. ncbi Management of asthma: the essentials of good clinical practice
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:133-7. 2006
    ..In those with less severe asthma, they may be present on some occasions and not others; in those with more severe asthma, their degree of severity varies from one time to another...
  15. ncbi Access to inhaled corticosteroids is key to improving quality of care for asthma in developing countries
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease The Union, Paris, France
    Allergy 62:230-6. 2007
    ..Accompanied by the implementation of standardized asthma management, the increased affordability of drugs provided by the ADF should bring rapid and significant health and cost benefits for patients, their communities and governments...
  16. ncbi Assessing allergic rhinitis in developing countries
    J P Piau
    Epidémiologie des maladies allergiques et respiratoires EPAR, Unité Mixte de Recherche en Santé UMR S 707, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:506-12. 2010
    ..Allergic rhinitis (AR) affects 5% to 40% of the general population. In developing countries, AR is poorly documented and tracked due to a lack of appropriate diagnostic tools...
  17. ncbi Management of chronic respiratory and allergic diseases in developing countries. Focus on sub-Saharan Africa
    J Bousquet
    Service des Maladies Respiratoires and INSERM U454, CHU Montpellier Centre d Allergologie, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Allergy 58:265-83. 2003
  18. doi Global map of the prevalence of symptoms of rhinoconjunctivitis in children: The International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase Three
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Allergy 64:123-48. 2009
    ..Phase One of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) measured the global patterns of prevalence and severity of symptoms of rhinoconjunctivitis in children in 1993-1997...
  19. ncbi Prevalence of symptoms of asthma, rhinitis and eczema in 13- to 14-year-old children in Africa: the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood Phase III
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Allergy 62:247-58. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi Information management in national tuberculosis control programmes and national health information systems
    A Trebucq
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2:852-6. 1998
    ..These were the conclusions of a seminar held in Cotonou, Benin, organised by the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, which involved the leaders of the NHIS and of NTPs of six West African countries...
  21. ncbi Isoniazid preventive therapy for people living with HIV: public health challenges and implementation issues
    N Ait-Khaled
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:927-35. 2009
    ..There is a definite risk that 'sloppy' IPT will be inefficient and, worse, could lead to the development of multidrug-resistant TB, and this must be avoided at all costs...
  22. ncbi Cultural barriers to asthma management
    D A Enarson
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
    Pediatr Pulmonol 28:297-300. 1999
    ..In addition, it suggests a framework within which further research could be carried out to advance our knowledge on this topic...