Archana Behram Patel

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Childhood illness in households using biomass fuels in India: secondary data analysis of nationally representative national family health surveys
    Archana B Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur, India
    Int J Occup Environ Health 19:35-42. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Zinc and copper supplementation are not cost-effective interventions in the treatment of acute diarrhea
    Archana B Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, 9 1 Vasant Nagar, NAGPUR 440 022, India
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:52-61. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors for predicting diarrheal duration and morbidity in children with acute diarrhea
    Archana B Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:472-7. 2012
  4. pmc What zinc supplementation does and does not achieve in diarrhea prevention: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Archana B Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur, India
    BMC Infect Dis 11:122. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Determinants of lead level in umbilical cord blood
    A B Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Indian Pediatr 46:791-3. 2009
  6. pmc Zinc and copper supplementation in acute diarrhea in children: a double-blind randomized controlled trial
    Archana Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur, India
    BMC Med 7:22. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in young children in India: secondary analysis of National Family Health Survey 2005-2006
    Archana Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Matern Child Nutr 8:28-44. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Infant and young child feeding indicators and determinants of poor feeding practices in India: secondary data analysis of National Family Health Survey 2005-06
    Archana Patel
    Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Food Nutr Bull 31:314-33. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Feeding practices and blood lead levels in infants in Nagpur, India
    Archana Behram Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Indira Gandhi Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Int J Occup Environ Health 17:24-30. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Sri Lanka: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2000
    Upul Senarath
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Food Nutr Bull 31:352-65. 2010

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Childhood illness in households using biomass fuels in India: secondary data analysis of nationally representative national family health surveys
    Archana B Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur, India
    Int J Occup Environ Health 19:35-42. 2013
    ..Most deaths are linked to childhood pneumonia or acute lower respiratory tract infection (ALRI), conditions that are difficult to diagnose. The overall effect of biomass combustion on childhood illness is unclear...
  2. doi request reprint Zinc and copper supplementation are not cost-effective interventions in the treatment of acute diarrhea
    Archana B Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, 9 1 Vasant Nagar, NAGPUR 440 022, India
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:52-61. 2013
    ..Cumulative costs of treating diarrhea would be high and would further increase if zinc was used as an adjunct to treatment of acute diarrhea...
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors for predicting diarrheal duration and morbidity in children with acute diarrhea
    Archana B Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:472-7. 2012
    ..To identify baseline risk factors for prolonged diarrheal duration and subsequent complications in children aged 6 to 59 mo with acute diarrhea who participated in a micronutrient clinical trial in a tertiary care hospital...
  4. pmc What zinc supplementation does and does not achieve in diarrhea prevention: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Archana B Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur, India
    BMC Infect Dis 11:122. 2011
    ..We therefore conducted an updated and comprehensive meta-analytical synthesis of the existing literature on the effect of zinc supplementation in prevention of diarrhea...
  5. ncbi request reprint Determinants of lead level in umbilical cord blood
    A B Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Indian Pediatr 46:791-3. 2009
    ..1 +/- 2.0 weeks and 38.1 +/- 2.0 weeks, respectively in the two groups (P=0.014). On multivariate linear analysis, lower gestational age significantly correlated with higher cord blood lead level...
  6. pmc Zinc and copper supplementation in acute diarrhea in children: a double-blind randomized controlled trial
    Archana Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur, India
    BMC Med 7:22. 2009
    ..Our objectives were to evaluate the efficacy of zinc and copper supplementation when given with standard treatment to children with acute watery or bloody diarrhea...
  7. doi request reprint Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in young children in India: secondary analysis of National Family Health Survey 2005-2006
    Archana Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Matern Child Nutr 8:28-44. 2012
    ..A very low proportion of children aged 6-23 months in India received adequate complementary foods as measured by the WHO indicators...
  8. ncbi request reprint Infant and young child feeding indicators and determinants of poor feeding practices in India: secondary data analysis of National Family Health Survey 2005-06
    Archana Patel
    Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Food Nutr Bull 31:314-33. 2010
    ..In India, poor feeding practices in early childhood contribute to the burden of malnutrition and infant and child mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Feeding practices and blood lead levels in infants in Nagpur, India
    Archana Behram Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Indira Gandhi Medical College, Nagpur, India
    Int J Occup Environ Health 17:24-30. 2011
    ..118 (95% CI, 1.07-4.44). Feeding method (breastfed or not) did not appear to have an effect on blood lead level. In non-breastfed infants, boiling of water was significantly associated with EBLL, OR 1.97 (95% CI, 1.01-3.84)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Sri Lanka: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2000
    Upul Senarath
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Food Nutr Bull 31:352-65. 2010
    ..Poor feeding practices in early childhood contribute to the burden of childhood malnutrition and morbidity...
  11. ncbi request reprint The South Asia Infant Feeding Research Network (SAIFRN). Introduction
    Upul Senarath
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Food Nutr Bull 31:291-4. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Prices & availability of common medicines at six sites in India using a standard methodology
    Anita Kotwani
    Department of Pharmacology, Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 125:645-54. 2007
    ..Data on prices and availability of common medicines in public and private sector in different States of India are scarce. Hence, surveys were undertaken in different States of India to evaluate these metrics...
  13. ncbi request reprint Blood lead levels in children with encephalopathy
    Archana Patel
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur, India
    Indian Pediatr 46:845-8. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of elevated blood lead levels (EBLL i.e blood lead >10 micrograms/dL, Centers Disease Control criteria) in children with encephalopathy...