Mari Luntamo

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  1. pmc The effect of monthly sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine, alone or with azithromycin, on PCR-diagnosed malaria at delivery: a randomized controlled trial
    Mari Luntamo
    Department of International Health, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    PLoS ONE 7:e41123. 2012
  2. pmc Effect of repeated treatment of pregnant women with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and azithromycin on preterm delivery in Malawi: a randomized controlled trial
    Mari Luntamo
    Department of International Health, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1212-20. 2010
  3. doi request reprint The effect of antenatal monthly sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine, alone or with azithromycin, on foetal and neonatal growth faltering in Malawi: a randomised controlled trial
    Mari Luntamo
    Department of International Health, University of Tampere School of Medicine, Tampere, Finland
    Trop Med Int Health 18:386-97. 2013
  4. pmc Comparison of real-time PCR and microscopy for malaria parasite detection in Malawian pregnant women
    Anne Maria Rantala
    Department of International Health, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    Malar J 9:269. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of weight gain in pregnancy in Malawi: unconditional and conditional standards
    Jiajun Xu
    Department of Statistics and Actuarial Sciences, University of Hong Kong, PR China JX the Department of International Health, University of Tampere School of Medicine, Tampere, Finland ML, TK, PA, and YBC the Sexual and Reproductive Health Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland TK the Department of Paediatrics, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland PA and the Center for Quantitative Medicine, Duke National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore YBC
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:296-301. 2014

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  1. pmc The effect of monthly sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine, alone or with azithromycin, on PCR-diagnosed malaria at delivery: a randomized controlled trial
    Mari Luntamo
    Department of International Health, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    PLoS ONE 7:e41123. 2012
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  2. pmc Effect of repeated treatment of pregnant women with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and azithromycin on preterm delivery in Malawi: a randomized controlled trial
    Mari Luntamo
    Department of International Health, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1212-20. 2010
    ..02) for LBW. Incidence of serious adverse events was low in all groups. In conclusion, the incidence of preterm delivery and LBW can in some conditions be reduced by treating pregnant women with monthly SP and two azithromycin doses...
  3. doi request reprint The effect of antenatal monthly sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine, alone or with azithromycin, on foetal and neonatal growth faltering in Malawi: a randomised controlled trial
    Mari Luntamo
    Department of International Health, University of Tampere School of Medicine, Tampere, Finland
    Trop Med Int Health 18:386-97. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Comparison of real-time PCR and microscopy for malaria parasite detection in Malawian pregnant women
    Anne Maria Rantala
    Department of International Health, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    Malar J 9:269. 2010
    ..falciparum parasitaemia below the threshold of microscopy. These molecular methods will enable further studies on the effects of these submicroscopic infections on maternal health and birth outcomes...
  5. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of weight gain in pregnancy in Malawi: unconditional and conditional standards
    Jiajun Xu
    Department of Statistics and Actuarial Sciences, University of Hong Kong, PR China JX the Department of International Health, University of Tampere School of Medicine, Tampere, Finland ML, TK, PA, and YBC the Sexual and Reproductive Health Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland TK the Department of Paediatrics, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland PA and the Center for Quantitative Medicine, Duke National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore YBC
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:296-301. 2014
    ..To monitor weight gain during pregnancy and assess its relation with perinatal health outcomes, both unconditional (cross-sectional) and conditional (longitudinal) standards of maternal weight are needed...