Gina Samaan

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Publications

  1. pmc Avian influenza H5N1 transmission in households, Indonesia
    Tjandra Y Aditama
    Directorate General Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Salemba, Jakarta, Indonesia
    PLoS ONE 7:e29971. 2012
  2. pmc Environmental sampling for avian influenza virus A (H5N1) in live-bird markets, Indonesia
    Risa Indriani
    Indonesian Research Center for Veterinary Science, Bogor, Indonesia
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1889-95. 2010
  3. pmc A review of the evidence to support influenza vaccine introduction in countries and areas of WHO's Western Pacific Region
    Gina Samaan
    DSE, World Health Organization, Western Pacific Regional Office, Manila, Philippines
    PLoS ONE 8:e70003. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Prioritizing live bird markets at risk of avian influenza H5N1 virus contamination for intervention: a simple tool for low resource settings
    Gina Samaan
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Prev Vet Med 107:280-5. 2012
  5. pmc Application of a healthy food markets guide to two Indonesian markets to reduce transmission of "avian flu"
    Gina Samaan
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 90:295-300. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Critical control points for avian influenza A H5N1 in live bird markets in low resource settings
    Gina Samaan
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 0200, Australia
    Prev Vet Med 100:71-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for cluster outbreaks of avian influenza A H5N1 infection, Indonesia
    Tjandra Y Aditama
    Directorate General Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Clin Infect Dis 53:1237-44. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with case fatality of human H5N1 virus infections in Indonesia: a case series
    I Nyoman Kandun
    Directorate General of Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Lancet 372:744-9. 2008
  9. pmc Strengthening Indonesia's Field Epidemiology Training Programme to address International Health Regulations requirements
    I Nyoman Kandun
    Ministry of Health, Jl Percetakan Negara No 29, Salemba, Jakarta, 10560, Indonesia
    Bull World Health Organ 88:211-5. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Three Indonesian clusters of H5N1 virus infection in 2005
    I Nyoman Kandun
    Directorate General of Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia
    N Engl J Med 355:2186-94. 2006

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Publications14

  1. pmc Avian influenza H5N1 transmission in households, Indonesia
    Tjandra Y Aditama
    Directorate General Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Salemba, Jakarta, Indonesia
    PLoS ONE 7:e29971. 2012
    ..This study describes the disease transmission patterns in those outbreak households...
  2. pmc Environmental sampling for avian influenza virus A (H5N1) in live-bird markets, Indonesia
    Risa Indriani
    Indonesian Research Center for Veterinary Science, Bogor, Indonesia
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1889-95. 2010
    ..These results can aid in the design of evidence-based programs concerning environmental sanitation, food safety, and surveillance to reduce the risk for avian influenza virus A (H5N1) transmission in live-bird markets...
  3. pmc A review of the evidence to support influenza vaccine introduction in countries and areas of WHO's Western Pacific Region
    Gina Samaan
    DSE, World Health Organization, Western Pacific Regional Office, Manila, Philippines
    PLoS ONE 8:e70003. 2013
    ..We analyzed the body of evidence currently available on these eight issues in the WHO Western Pacific Region...
  4. doi request reprint Prioritizing live bird markets at risk of avian influenza H5N1 virus contamination for intervention: a simple tool for low resource settings
    Gina Samaan
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Prev Vet Med 107:280-5. 2012
    ..DT tools are simple to apply, suitable for low-resource settings and can be tailored to the particular needs and stage of the disease control program...
  5. pmc Application of a healthy food markets guide to two Indonesian markets to reduce transmission of "avian flu"
    Gina Samaan
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 90:295-300. 2012
    ..The practical aspects of guide implementation have never been described...
  6. doi request reprint Critical control points for avian influenza A H5N1 in live bird markets in low resource settings
    Gina Samaan
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 0200, Australia
    Prev Vet Med 100:71-8. 2011
    ..However, it is envisaged that the CCPs can be adapted for the development of risk-based programs in various settings...
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for cluster outbreaks of avian influenza A H5N1 infection, Indonesia
    Tjandra Y Aditama
    Directorate General Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Clin Infect Dis 53:1237-44. 2011
    ..Risk factors for case clustering remain largely unknown. This study assesses risk factors for cluster outbreaks and for secondary case infection...
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with case fatality of human H5N1 virus infections in Indonesia: a case series
    I Nyoman Kandun
    Directorate General of Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Lancet 372:744-9. 2008
    ..Indonesia has had the most human cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza A (H5N1) and one of the highest case-fatality rates worldwide. We described the factors associated with H5N1 case-fatality in Indonesia...
  9. pmc Strengthening Indonesia's Field Epidemiology Training Programme to address International Health Regulations requirements
    I Nyoman Kandun
    Ministry of Health, Jl Percetakan Negara No 29, Salemba, Jakarta, 10560, Indonesia
    Bull World Health Organ 88:211-5. 2010
    ..Indonesia is facing these challenges, which include limited resources for field training and limited coordination in a newly decentralized health system...
  10. ncbi request reprint Three Indonesian clusters of H5N1 virus infection in 2005
    I Nyoman Kandun
    Directorate General of Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia
    N Engl J Med 355:2186-94. 2006
    ..Since 2003, the widespread ongoing epizootic of avian influenza A (H5N1) among poultry and birds has resulted in human H5N1 cases in 10 countries. The first case of H5N1 virus infection in Indonesia was identified in July 2005...
  11. pmc Causes of mortality for Indonesian Hajj Pilgrims: comparison between routine death certificate and verbal autopsy findings
    Masdalina Pane
    Hajj Health Subdirectorate, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia
    PLoS ONE 8:e73243. 2013
    ..This study presents the patterns and causes of death for Indonesian pilgrims, and compares routine death certificates to verbal autopsy findings...
  12. ncbi request reprint Taeniasis/cysticercosis in Bali, Indonesia
    Toni Wandra
    Directorate General Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Indonesia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 42:793-802. 2011
    ..In order to prevent unexpected symptomatic NCC after treatment with praziquantel, we recommend introducing a rapid test to confirm taeniasis carriers and cysticercosis cases as a tool for real time diagnosis...
  13. pmc Rumor surveillance and avian influenza H5N1
    Gina Samaan
    Western Pacific Regional Office of the World Health Organization, Manila, Philippines
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:463-6. 2005
    ..The World Health Organization's Western Pacific Regional Office identified 40 rumors; 9 were verified to be true. Rumor surveillance informed immediate public health action and prevented unnecessary and costly responses...
  14. ncbi request reprint Managing seasonal influenza: oseltamivir treatment policy in indonesia?
    Herman Kosasih
    INA RESPOND Secretariat, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Acta Med Indones 46:58-65. 2014
    ..Overall, this will reduce morbidity and mortality of seasonal influenza. ..