James Ndirangu

Summary

Affiliation: Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Cell-free (RNA) and cell-associated (DNA) HIV-1 and postnatal transmission through breastfeeding
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 7:e51493. 2012
  2. pmc Maternal HIV infection associated with small-for-gestational age infants but not preterm births: evidence from rural South Africa
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Hum Reprod 27:1846-56. 2012
  3. pmc Levels of childhood vaccination coverage and the impact of maternal HIV status on child vaccination status in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa*
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 14:1383-93. 2009
  4. pmc Validating child vaccination status in a demographic surveillance system using data from a clinical cohort study: evidence from rural South Africa
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 11:372. 2011
  5. pmc Treating HIV-infected mothers reduces under 5 years of age mortality rates to levels seen in children of HIV-uninfected mothers in rural South Africa
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa
    Antivir Ther 17:81-90. 2012
  6. doi Decline in early life mortality in a high HIV prevalence rural area of South Africa: evidence of HIV prevention or treatment impact?
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    AIDS 24:593-602. 2010

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Cell-free (RNA) and cell-associated (DNA) HIV-1 and postnatal transmission through breastfeeding
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 7:e51493. 2012
    ..We quantify the relationship between cell-free (RNA) and cell-associated (DNA) shedding of HIV-1 virus in breastmilk and the risk of postnatal HIV-1 transmission in the first 6 months postpartum...
  2. pmc Maternal HIV infection associated with small-for-gestational age infants but not preterm births: evidence from rural South Africa
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Hum Reprod 27:1846-56. 2012
    ..We estimate the prevalence of SGA and preterm (<37 weeks) births, their associations with antenatal maternal HIV infection and their contribution to infant mortality, in a high HIV prevalent, rural area in South Africa...
  3. pmc Levels of childhood vaccination coverage and the impact of maternal HIV status on child vaccination status in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa*
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 14:1383-93. 2009
    ..To analyse coverage of childhood vaccinations in a rural South African population and investigate whether maternal HIV status is associated with children's vaccination status...
  4. pmc Validating child vaccination status in a demographic surveillance system using data from a clinical cohort study: evidence from rural South Africa
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 11:372. 2011
    ..Childhood vaccination coverage can be estimated from a range of sources. This study aims to validate vaccination data from a longitudinal population-based demographic surveillance system (DSS) against data from a clinical cohort study...
  5. pmc Treating HIV-infected mothers reduces under 5 years of age mortality rates to levels seen in children of HIV-uninfected mothers in rural South Africa
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa
    Antivir Ther 17:81-90. 2012
    ..We estimate the association between maternal HIV and treatment, and under 5 years of age (under-5) child mortality in a rural population in South Africa...
  6. doi Decline in early life mortality in a high HIV prevalence rural area of South Africa: evidence of HIV prevention or treatment impact?
    James Ndirangu
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    AIDS 24:593-602. 2010
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