Sant Rayn Pasricha

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  1. pmc Factors influencing receipt of iron supplementation by young children and their mothers in rural India: local and national cross-sectional studies
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    The Nossal Institute for Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry andHealth Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:617. 2011
  2. doi Should we screen for iron deficiency anaemia? A review of the evidence and recent recommendations
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, and Department of Medicine, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia
    Pathology 44:139-47. 2012
  3. pmc A community based field research project investigating anaemia amongst young children living in rural Karnataka, India: a cross sectional study
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    The Nossal Institute for Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:59. 2009
  4. doi Baseline iron indices as predictors of hemoglobin improvement in anemic Vietnamese women receiving weekly iron-folic acid supplementation and deworming
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:1114-9. 2009
  5. doi Determinants of anemia among young children in rural India
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 126:e140-9. 2010
  6. pmc The effect of intermittent antenatal iron supplementation on maternal and infant outcomes in rural Viet Nam: a cluster randomised trial
    Sarah Hanieh
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS Med 10:e1001470. 2013
  7. doi Control of iron deficiency anemia in low- and middle-income countries
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia
    Blood 121:2607-17. 2013
  8. ncbi Anemia, iron deficiency, meat consumption, and hookworm infection in women of reproductive age in northwest Vietnam
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Department of Medicine RMH WH, The University of Melbourne, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:375-81. 2008
  9. ncbi Iron supplementation benefits physical performance in women of reproductive age: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Medical Research Council MRC Human Immunology Unit, MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Nutr 144:906-14. 2014
  10. doi Undernutrition among children in South and South-East Asia
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:497-503. 2010

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  1. pmc Factors influencing receipt of iron supplementation by young children and their mothers in rural India: local and national cross-sectional studies
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    The Nossal Institute for Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry andHealth Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:617. 2011
    ..Thus, we undertook 1) a cross-sectional study to evaluate iron supplementation to children (and mothers) in rural Karnataka, India, and 2) an analysis of all-India rural data from the National Family Health Study 2005-6 (NFHS-3)...
  2. doi Should we screen for iron deficiency anaemia? A review of the evidence and recent recommendations
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, and Department of Medicine, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia
    Pathology 44:139-47. 2012
    ..In this review, the rationale, evidence, experience and expert guidelines regarding screening for IDA, especially among pregnant and paediatric populations, will be evaluated...
  3. pmc A community based field research project investigating anaemia amongst young children living in rural Karnataka, India: a cross sectional study
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    The Nossal Institute for Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:59. 2009
    ..We have successfully completed a community based, cross sectional field study exploring in detail the causes of anaemia amongst young children in a rural setting...
  4. doi Baseline iron indices as predictors of hemoglobin improvement in anemic Vietnamese women receiving weekly iron-folic acid supplementation and deworming
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:1114-9. 2009
    ..5 g/L (95% confidence interval, 0.9, 6.6). A hemoglobin response was observed in 50/75 (66.6%) of anemic women. A ferritin cut-off < 30 ng/mL was a more sensitive predictor of response than ferritin < 15 ng/mL...
  5. doi Determinants of anemia among young children in rural India
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 126:e140-9. 2010
    ..Data on factors associated with anemia in India are limited. The objective of this study was to determine biological, nutritional, and socioeconomic risk factors for anemia in this vulnerable age group...
  6. pmc The effect of intermittent antenatal iron supplementation on maternal and infant outcomes in rural Viet Nam: a cluster randomised trial
    Sarah Hanieh
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS Med 10:e1001470. 2013
    ..We compared the effect of intermittent antenatal iron supplementation with daily iron supplementation on maternal and infant outcomes in rural Viet Nam...
  7. doi Control of iron deficiency anemia in low- and middle-income countries
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia
    Blood 121:2607-17. 2013
    ..This review provides an overview and an approach for the implementation of public health interventions for controlling IDA in low- and middle-income countries, with an emphasis on current evidence-based recommendations...
  8. ncbi Anemia, iron deficiency, meat consumption, and hookworm infection in women of reproductive age in northwest Vietnam
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Department of Medicine RMH WH, The University of Melbourne, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:375-81. 2008
    ..Intake of meat was more clearly associated with hemoglobin and iron indices than hookworm. An approach to addressing iron deficiency in this population should emphasize both iron supplementation and deworming...
  9. ncbi Iron supplementation benefits physical performance in women of reproductive age: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Medical Research Council MRC Human Immunology Unit, MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Nutr 144:906-14. 2014
    ..This trial was registered with PROSPERO (http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/prospero.asp) as CRD42013005166. ..
  10. doi Undernutrition among children in South and South-East Asia
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Department of Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:497-503. 2010
    ..In this review, we describe the burden of undernutrition among Asian children and discuss contributing factors and potential solutions...
  11. doi Hemoglobin and iron indices in nonanemic premenopausal blood donors predict future deferral from whole blood donation
    Sant Rayn Pasricha
    Transfusion Medicine Services, The Australian Red Cross Blood Service, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Transfusion 51:2709-13. 2011
    ..Iron deficiency anemia is an important reason for blood donor deferral. We prospectively determined whether screening donors with hemoglobin (Hb) and iron indices before donation can predict subsequent deferral due to anemia...