P L Jooste

Summary

Affiliation: Medical Research Council
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc The influence of different helminth infection phenotypes on immune responses against HIV in co-infected adults in South Africa
    Zilungile L Mkhize-Kwitshana
    Offfice of the Deputy Dean Postgraduate and Research, NRM School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella, South Africa
    BMC Infect Dis 11:273. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Short-term effectiveness of mandatory iodization of table salt, at an elevated iodine concentration, on the iodine and goiter status of schoolchildren with endemic goiter
    P L Jooste
    National Research Program for Nutritional Intervention and the Biostatistics Division of the Center for Epidemiological Research in Southern Africa of the Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:75-80. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of iodine nutrition in the South African adult population
    P L Jooste
    Divison of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Public Health Nutr 8:382-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint A community-based trial for the control of lymphatic filariasis and iodine deficiency using salt fortified with diethylcarbamazine and iodine
    A R Freeman
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 65:865-71. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of iodised salt in the manufacturing of processed foods in South Africa: bread and bread premixes, margarine, and flavourants of salty snacks
    M J Harris
    Nutrition and Dietetics Unit, Department of Medicine, Medical School, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 54:13-9. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Population living in the Red Sea State of Sudan may need urgent intervention to correct the excess dietary iodine intake
    H S Izzeldin
    Institute of Brain Chemistry and Human Nutrition, London Metropolitan University
    Nutr Health 18:333-41. 2007

Collaborators

  • Zilungile L Mkhize-Kwitshana
  • H S Izzeldin
  • M J Harris
  • A R Freeman
  • Myra Taylor
  • Musawenkosi Lh Mabaso
  • Gerhard Walzl
  • M A Crawford
  • K E Charlton
  • T G Streit
  • J G Lafontant
  • D G Addiss
  • R Houston
  • J M Brissau
  • P J Lammie
  • M D LaPointe

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc The influence of different helminth infection phenotypes on immune responses against HIV in co-infected adults in South Africa
    Zilungile L Mkhize-Kwitshana
    Offfice of the Deputy Dean Postgraduate and Research, NRM School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella, South Africa
    BMC Infect Dis 11:273. 2011
    ..In South Africa, it is estimated that 57% of the population lives in poverty and carries the highest burden of both HIV and helmith infections, however, the disease interactions are under-researched...
  2. ncbi request reprint Short-term effectiveness of mandatory iodization of table salt, at an elevated iodine concentration, on the iodine and goiter status of schoolchildren with endemic goiter
    P L Jooste
    National Research Program for Nutritional Intervention and the Biostatistics Division of the Center for Epidemiological Research in Southern Africa of the Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:75-80. 2000
    ..Goiter rates and iodine deficiency usually show marked improvement in efficacy studies of mandatory iodization of salt, but little is known about the short-term effectiveness of mandatory iodization...
  3. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of iodine nutrition in the South African adult population
    P L Jooste
    Divison of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Public Health Nutr 8:382-6. 2005
    ..To determine the level of knowledge regarding iodine nutrition and its relationship with socio-economic status in the South African population...
  4. ncbi request reprint A community-based trial for the control of lymphatic filariasis and iodine deficiency using salt fortified with diethylcarbamazine and iodine
    A R Freeman
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 65:865-71. 2001
    ..Based on these results, salt cofortified with DEC and iodine should be considered as a concurrent intervention for lymphatic filariasis and iodine deficiency elimination programs...
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of iodised salt in the manufacturing of processed foods in South Africa: bread and bread premixes, margarine, and flavourants of salty snacks
    M J Harris
    Nutrition and Dietetics Unit, Department of Medicine, Medical School, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 54:13-9. 2003
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  6. ncbi request reprint Population living in the Red Sea State of Sudan may need urgent intervention to correct the excess dietary iodine intake
    H S Izzeldin
    Institute of Brain Chemistry and Human Nutrition, London Metropolitan University
    Nutr Health 18:333-41. 2007
    ..The primary sources of iodine of the children are mainly iodized salt and rations supplied by local donors and various aid agencies operating in the Sudan...