Kosuke Kawai

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Burden of rotavirus gastroenteritis and distribution of rotavirus strains in Asia: a systematic review
    Kosuke Kawai
    Temple University, School of Pharmacy, 3307N Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Vaccine 30:1244-54. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of vaccination against herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia: a critical review
    Kosuke Kawai
    Global Health Outcomes, Merck and Co, Inc, West Point, PA, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:1645-53. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with receipt of two doses of varicella vaccine among adolescents in the United States
    Kosuke Kawai
    School of Pharmacy, Temple University, Philadelphia 19140, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:538-42. 2013
  4. pmc Estimated health and economic impact of quadrivalent HPV (types 6/11/16/18) vaccination in Brazil using a transmission dynamic model
    Kosuke Kawai
    Temple University, 3307 N, Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:250. 2012
  5. pmc Predictors of change in nutritional and hemoglobin status among adults treated for tuberculosis in Tanzania
    K Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1380-9. 2011
  6. pmc Sex differences in the effects of maternal vitamin supplements on mortality and morbidity among children born to HIV-infected women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Nutr 103:1784-91. 2010
  7. pmc A randomized trial to determine the optimal dosage of multivitamin supplements to reduce adverse pregnancy outcomes among HIV-infected women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:391-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Parents' and teachers' communication about HIV and sex in relation to the timing of sexual initiation among young adolescents in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Scand J Public Health 36:879-88. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Geophagy (Soil-eating) in relation to Anemia and Helminth infection among HIV-infected pregnant women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:36-43. 2009

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Burden of rotavirus gastroenteritis and distribution of rotavirus strains in Asia: a systematic review
    Kosuke Kawai
    Temple University, School of Pharmacy, 3307N Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Vaccine 30:1244-54. 2012
    ..Rotavirus is the leading cause of severe diarrhea in children worldwide. We systematically reviewed the burden of rotavirus gastroenteritis (RVGE) and distribution of rotavirus strains in Asia...
  2. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of vaccination against herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia: a critical review
    Kosuke Kawai
    Global Health Outcomes, Merck and Co, Inc, West Point, PA, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:1645-53. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to systematically review cost-effectiveness studies of vaccination against herpes zoster (HZ) and postherpetic neuralgia (PHN)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with receipt of two doses of varicella vaccine among adolescents in the United States
    Kosuke Kawai
    School of Pharmacy, Temple University, Philadelphia 19140, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:538-42. 2013
    ..Recent studies have shown that a second dose of the vaccine provides incremental protection against varicella disease...
  4. pmc Estimated health and economic impact of quadrivalent HPV (types 6/11/16/18) vaccination in Brazil using a transmission dynamic model
    Kosuke Kawai
    Temple University, 3307 N, Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:250. 2012
    ..Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer among women in Brazil. We examined the health and economic impacts of quadrivalent HPV vaccination in Brazil...
  5. pmc Predictors of change in nutritional and hemoglobin status among adults treated for tuberculosis in Tanzania
    K Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1380-9. 2011
    ..Patients with tuberculosis (TB) often suffer from profound malnutrition...
  6. pmc Sex differences in the effects of maternal vitamin supplements on mortality and morbidity among children born to HIV-infected women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Nutr 103:1784-91. 2010
    ..More research is warranted to examine the effect of vitamins by sex and better understand biological mechanisms mediating such effects...
  7. pmc A randomized trial to determine the optimal dosage of multivitamin supplements to reduce adverse pregnancy outcomes among HIV-infected women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:391-7. 2010
    ..The minimum dosage of multivitamins necessary for optimal benefits is unknown...
  8. doi request reprint Parents' and teachers' communication about HIV and sex in relation to the timing of sexual initiation among young adolescents in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Scand J Public Health 36:879-88. 2008
    ..Our study examines parents' and teachers' communication about sexual matters in relation to the timing of sexual initiation among students aged 12-14 years old in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania...
  9. ncbi request reprint Geophagy (Soil-eating) in relation to Anemia and Helminth infection among HIV-infected pregnant women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:36-43. 2009
    ..16; 95% CI = 0.98-1.36) and a lower hemoglobin concentration (adjusted-mean difference -3.8 g/L; 95% CI [-7.3, -0.4]). Pregnant women should be informed about the potential risks associated with soil consumption...