Maurice R Odiere

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc High prevalence of schistosomiasis in Mbita and its adjacent islands of Lake Victoria, western Kenya
    Maurice R Odiere
    Neglected Tropical Diseases Branch, Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P, O, Box 1578 40100, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 5:278. 2012
  2. doi Geographical distribution of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminths among school children in informal settlements in Kisumu City, Western Kenya
    Maurice R Odiere
    Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P O Box 1578 40100, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasitology 138:1569-77. 2011
  3. pmc Malacological survey and geographical distribution of vector snails for schistosomiasis within informal settlements of Kisumu City, western Kenya
    Selpha Opisa
    Neglected Tropical Diseases Branch, Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 4:226. 2011
  4. doi Faecal contamination of public water sources in informal settlements of Kisumu City, western Kenya
    Selpha Opisa
    Neglected Tropical Diseases Branch, Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P O Box 1578 40100, Kisumu, Kenya
    Water Sci Technol 66:2674-81. 2012
  5. pmc Schistosoma haematobium hotspots in south Nyanza, western Kenya: prevalence, distribution and co-endemicity with Schistosoma mansoni and soil-transmitted helminths
    Huldah C Sang
    Center for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P, O, Box 1578 40100, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 7:125. 2014
  6. pmc Low Levels of Awareness Despite High Prevalence of Schistosomiasis among Communities in Nyalenda Informal Settlement, Kisumu City, Western Kenya
    Gladys O Odhiambo
    Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya School of Public Health and Community Development, Maseno University, Maseno, Kenya
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2784. 2014

Collaborators

  • Selpha Opisa
  • Pauline N M Mwinzi
  • Huldah C Sang
  • Gladys O Odhiambo
  • Elizabeth T Mutete
  • Rosebella O Onyango
  • Vincent O Atuncha
  • Geoffrey Muchiri
  • Jane A Alaii
  • Rosemary M Musuva
  • Maurice Ombok

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc High prevalence of schistosomiasis in Mbita and its adjacent islands of Lake Victoria, western Kenya
    Maurice R Odiere
    Neglected Tropical Diseases Branch, Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P, O, Box 1578 40100, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 5:278. 2012
    ..Consequently, there is a paucity of data on prevalence of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections that are endemic in this region...
  2. doi Geographical distribution of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminths among school children in informal settlements in Kisumu City, Western Kenya
    Maurice R Odiere
    Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P O Box 1578 40100, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasitology 138:1569-77. 2011
    ..Our study demonstrates that schistosomiasis and STH are important health priorities among schools in informal settlements of Kisumu City, and highlights the need for routine deworming in similar settings...
  3. pmc Malacological survey and geographical distribution of vector snails for schistosomiasis within informal settlements of Kisumu City, western Kenya
    Selpha Opisa
    Neglected Tropical Diseases Branch, Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 4:226. 2011
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  4. doi Faecal contamination of public water sources in informal settlements of Kisumu City, western Kenya
    Selpha Opisa
    Neglected Tropical Diseases Branch, Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P O Box 1578 40100, Kisumu, Kenya
    Water Sci Technol 66:2674-81. 2012
    ..coli coliform density for wells (r = -0.34, n = 53, p = 0.0142). Untreated well-water may not be suitable for human consumption, and its continued use constitutes a major health risk for the inhabitants of these informal settlements...
  5. pmc Schistosoma haematobium hotspots in south Nyanza, western Kenya: prevalence, distribution and co-endemicity with Schistosoma mansoni and soil-transmitted helminths
    Huldah C Sang
    Center for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P, O, Box 1578 40100, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 7:125. 2014
    ..Detailed disease mapping has been carried out predominantly along the shores of Lake Victoria, but there is a paucity of information on intestinal and urinary schistosomiasis in inland sites...
  6. pmc Low Levels of Awareness Despite High Prevalence of Schistosomiasis among Communities in Nyalenda Informal Settlement, Kisumu City, Western Kenya
    Gladys O Odhiambo
    Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya School of Public Health and Community Development, Maseno University, Maseno, Kenya
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2784. 2014
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