Moses Ndiritu

Summary

Affiliation: Kenya Medical Research Institute
Country: Kenya

Publications

  1. pmc Immunization coverage and risk factors for failure to immunize within the Expanded Programme on Immunization in Kenya after introduction of new Haemophilus influenzae type b and hepatitis b virus antigens
    Moses Ndiritu
    Wellcome Trust Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 6:132. 2006
  2. pmc The incidence, aetiology and outcome of acute seizures in children admitted to a rural Kenyan district hospital
    Richard Idro
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya
    BMC Pediatr 8:5. 2008
  3. pmc Changing trends in incidence and aetiology of childhood acute non-traumatic coma over a period of changing malaria transmission in rural coastal Kenya: a retrospective analysis
    Samson Gwer
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    BMJ Open 2:e000475. 2012
  4. pmc Burden, features, and outcome of neurological involvement in acute falciparum malaria in Kenyan children
    Richard Idro
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Labs, Kilifi, Kenya
    JAMA 297:2232-40. 2007
  5. pmc Effectiveness of Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate vaccine introduction into routine childhood immunization in Kenya
    Karen D Cowgill
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Division of Applied Public Health Training, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    JAMA 296:671-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Immunization coverage and risk factors for failure to immunize within the Expanded Programme on Immunization in Kenya after introduction of new Haemophilus influenzae type b and hepatitis b virus antigens
    Moses Ndiritu
    Wellcome Trust Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 6:132. 2006
    ..We estimated immunization coverage before and after introduction, timeliness of vaccination and risk factors for failure to immunize in Kilifi district, Kenya...
  2. pmc The incidence, aetiology and outcome of acute seizures in children admitted to a rural Kenyan district hospital
    Richard Idro
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya
    BMC Pediatr 8:5. 2008
    ..We determined the incidence, aetiological factors and the immediate outcome of seizures in a rural malaria endemic area in coastal Kenya...
  3. pmc Changing trends in incidence and aetiology of childhood acute non-traumatic coma over a period of changing malaria transmission in rural coastal Kenya: a retrospective analysis
    Samson Gwer
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    BMJ Open 2:e000475. 2012
    ..The authors conducted this study to examine change in incidence, aetiology, clinical presentation, mortality and risk factors for death in childhood non-traumatic coma over a 6-year period...
  4. pmc Burden, features, and outcome of neurological involvement in acute falciparum malaria in Kenyan children
    Richard Idro
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Labs, Kilifi, Kenya
    JAMA 297:2232-40. 2007
    ..Plasmodium falciparum appears to have a particular propensity to involve the brain but the burden, risk factors, and full extent of neurological involvement have not been systematically described...
  5. pmc Effectiveness of Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate vaccine introduction into routine childhood immunization in Kenya
    Karen D Cowgill
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Division of Applied Public Health Training, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    JAMA 296:671-8. 2006
    ..Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) conjugate vaccine is not perceived as a public health priority in Africa because data on Hib disease burden and vaccine effectiveness are scarce. Hib immunization was introduced in Kenyan infants in 2001...