M K Bhan
Affiliation: Ministry of Science and Technology
- Typhoid and paratyphoid feverM K Bhan
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
Lancet 366:749-62. 2005..Routine immunisation of school-age children with Vi or Ty21a vaccine is recommended for countries endemic for typhoid. Vi vaccine should be used for 2-5 year-old children in highly endemic settings...
- Micronutrient deficiency in childrenM K Bhan
Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
Br J Nutr 85:S199-203. 2001..As findings of experimental studies are not always feasible to extrapolate to humans, the biology of deficiency as well as excess of micronutrients in humans must continue to be investigated with vigour...
- Possible role of neonatal infection with the asymptomatic reassortant rotavirus (RV) strain I321 in the decrease in hospital admissions for RV diarrhea, Bangalore, India, 1988-1999R R Vethanayagam
Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
J Infect Dis 189:2282-9. 2004..3%), compared with the control group (39.3%) (P<.0001). This preliminary study suggests a possible association between neonatal infection with strain I321 and protection against subsequent RV illness...
- Incidence of severe rotavirus diarrhea in New Delhi, India, and G and P types of the infecting rotavirus strainsRajiv Bahl
Center for Diarrheal Disease and Nutrition Research, Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
J Infect Dis 192:S114-9. 2005..Children infected with G1 strains had a greater risk of developing more-severe cases of diarrhea than did children infected with other rotavirus strains (odds ratio, 2.95; 95% confidence interval, 1.3-6.67)...