N I Paton

Summary

Affiliation: Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of tuberculosis on the body composition of HIV-infected men in Brazil
    N I Paton
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Tooting, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 20:265-71. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of Nipah-virus infection among abattoir workers in Singapore
    N I Paton
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Communicable Disease Centre, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lancet 354:1253-6. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Protein and energy metabolism in chronic bacterial infection: studies in melioidosis
    N I Paton
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 100:101-10. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Visceral abscesses due to Brucella suis infection in a retired pig farmer
    N I Paton
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Clin Infect Dis 32:E129-30. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of malnutrition on survival and the CD4 count response in HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy
    N I Paton
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    HIV Med 7:323-30. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the role of Mycobacterium tuberculosis kasA gene mutations in isoniazid resistance
    Y J Sun
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Clin Microbiol Infect 13:833-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Genotype and phenotype relationships and transmission analysis of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Singapore
    Y J Sun
    Infectious Disease Research Laboratory, Department of Infectious Diseases, TTSH Medical Centre, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:436-42. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of oral zinc on the immune response to tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients
    J A Green
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:1378-84. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Is a 4-month regimen adequate to cure patients with non-cavitary tuberculosis and negative cultures at 2 months?
    P P J Phillips
    Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:807-9. 2013
  10. pmc Association of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing genotype with tuberculosis relapse in Singapore
    Y J Sun
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Epidemiol Infect 134:329-32. 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of tuberculosis on the body composition of HIV-infected men in Brazil
    N I Paton
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Tooting, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 20:265-71. 1999
    ..We have used reference water dilution methods to examine the body composition changes associated with TB and to assess the severity and pattern of wasting...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of Nipah-virus infection among abattoir workers in Singapore
    N I Paton
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Communicable Disease Centre, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Lancet 354:1253-6. 1999
    ..In March 1999, an outbreak of encephalitis and pneumonia occurred in workers at an abattoir in Singapore. We describe the clinical presentation and the results of investigations in these patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Protein and energy metabolism in chronic bacterial infection: studies in melioidosis
    N I Paton
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 100:101-10. 2001
    ..The observed normal response to feeding should encourage nutritional approaches to prevent wasting...
  4. ncbi request reprint Visceral abscesses due to Brucella suis infection in a retired pig farmer
    N I Paton
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Clin Infect Dis 32:E129-30. 2001
    ..This is an exceptionally long incubation period for this infection, which usually presents within weeks of exposure...
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of malnutrition on survival and the CD4 count response in HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy
    N I Paton
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    HIV Med 7:323-30. 2006
    ..The impact that malnutrition at the time of starting antiretroviral therapy (ART) has on survival and the CD4 count response is not known...
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the role of Mycobacterium tuberculosis kasA gene mutations in isoniazid resistance
    Y J Sun
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Clin Microbiol Infect 13:833-5. 2007
    ..The data suggest that the kasA G312S mutation is not related to isoniazid resistance, but represents a sequence polymorphism in a sub-lineage of the EAI family...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genotype and phenotype relationships and transmission analysis of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Singapore
    Y J Sun
    Infectious Disease Research Laboratory, Department of Infectious Diseases, TTSH Medical Centre, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:436-42. 2007
    ..The small urban country of Singapore...
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of oral zinc on the immune response to tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients
    J A Green
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:1378-84. 2005
    ..The National HIV Unit, Singapore...
  9. doi request reprint Is a 4-month regimen adequate to cure patients with non-cavitary tuberculosis and negative cultures at 2 months?
    P P J Phillips
    Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:807-9. 2013
    ..However, given that there was no acquired drug resistance, the estimated 6.6% relapse rate (95%CI 4.3-10.1) across all three trials might be considered acceptable for a 4-month regimen in patients with non-cavitary pulmonary TB...
  10. pmc Association of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing genotype with tuberculosis relapse in Singapore
    Y J Sun
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Epidemiol Infect 134:329-32. 2006
    ..Multivariate logistic regression analysis revealed that Beijing genotype was significantly associated with tuberculosis relapse (OR 2.64, 95% CI 1.30-5.34, P=0.005)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Causes of death among patients with HIV in Singapore from 1985 to 2001: results from the Singapore HIV Observational Cohort Study (SHOCS)
    R Bellamy
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    HIV Med 5:289-95. 2004
    ..To investigate the major primary and contributory causes of death among HIV patients in Singapore...
  12. ncbi request reprint Validation of three-dimensional laser scanning for the assessment of facial fat changes
    N I Paton
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    HIV Med 8:498-503. 2007
    ..We aimed to evaluate the accuracy of three-dimensional laser scanning as an objective method for detecting facial changes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hydroxychloroquine, hydroxyurea and didanosine as initial therapy for HIV-infected patients with low viral load: safety, efficacy and resistance profile after 144 weeks
    N I Paton
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    HIV Med 6:13-20. 2005
    ..To evaluate the long-term safety and efficacy of the combination of hydroxychloroquine, hydroxyurea and didanosine...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for nasal colonization with Staphylococcus aureus among human immunodeficiency virus-positive outpatients in Singapore
    J S Villacian
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:438-40. 2004
    ..Recent antibiotic use and hospitalization were independent predictors of MRSA colonization. Isolates were genotypically identical to our hospital's inpatient circulating strain...
  15. pmc Hospitalized patients with bacterial infections: a potential focus of SARS transmission during an outbreak
    A Wilder-Smith
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Epidemiol Infect 132:407-8. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Importation of seven cases of an unusual helminthic infection into Singapore and assessment of the risk of local transmission
    L S U Lee
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Moulmein Road, Singapore 308433
    Singapore Med J 45:227-8. 2004
    ..The clinical presentation, treatment using single dose ivermectin, potential for transmission, and the need for screening of this infection in Singapore are discussed...