P Jeena

Summary

Affiliation: University of KwaZulu-Natal
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Advances in childhood immunisation in South Africa: where to now? Programme managers' views and evidence from systematic reviews
    Charles Shey Wiysonge
    Vaccines for Africa Initiative, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:578. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Clinical manifestations and outcome in HIV-infected young infants presenting with acute illness in Durban, South Africa
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Ann Trop Paediatr 31:15-26. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical profile and predictors of severe illness in young South African infants (<60 days)
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban
    S Afr Med J 98:883-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The interaction of HIV and tuberculosis in childhood
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban
    S Afr Med J 97:989-91. 2007
  5. pmc Impact of HIV-1 status on the radiological presentation and clinical outcome of children with WHO defined community-acquired severe pneumonia
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella, Durban, South Africa
    Arch Dis Child 92:976-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of HIV infection in acute respiratory infections among children in sub-Saharan Africa
    P Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:708-15. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The HIV-1 exposed neonate: outcome of intensive care management in the first week of life
    M Adhikari
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, South Africa
    Indian Pediatr 42:1215-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of HIV-1 co-infection on presentation and hospital-related mortality in children with culture proven pulmonary tuberculosis in Durban, South Africa
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:672-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Lymph node biopsies in HIV-infected and non-infected children with persistent lung disease
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:139-46. 2000
  10. pmc HIV-Associated Tuberculosis in the Newborn and Young Infant
    M Adhikari
    Neonatal Team, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, P O Box 17049, Congella, Durban 4013, South Africa
    Int J Pediatr 2011:354208. 2011

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Publications18

  1. pmc Advances in childhood immunisation in South Africa: where to now? Programme managers' views and evidence from systematic reviews
    Charles Shey Wiysonge
    Vaccines for Africa Initiative, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:578. 2012
    ..We assessed challenges and enablers for the programme in South Africa, as we approach the 2015 deadline for the Millennium Development Goals...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical manifestations and outcome in HIV-infected young infants presenting with acute illness in Durban, South Africa
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Ann Trop Paediatr 31:15-26. 2011
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  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical profile and predictors of severe illness in young South African infants (<60 days)
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban
    S Afr Med J 98:883-8. 2008
    ..Most childhood deaths occur within the first 2 months of life. Simple symptoms and signs that reliably indicate the presence of severe illness that would warrant urgent hospital management are of major public health importance...
  4. ncbi request reprint The interaction of HIV and tuberculosis in childhood
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban
    S Afr Med J 97:989-91. 2007
  5. pmc Impact of HIV-1 status on the radiological presentation and clinical outcome of children with WHO defined community-acquired severe pneumonia
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella, Durban, South Africa
    Arch Dis Child 92:976-9. 2007
    ..We compared the radiological features and outcome of WHO defined severe pneumonia among HIV infected and exposed uninfected children randomised to receive penicillin or oral amoxicillin in Durban, South Africa...
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of HIV infection in acute respiratory infections among children in sub-Saharan Africa
    P Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:708-15. 2005
    ..Governmental and nongovernmental organisations must provide the financial and human resources needed to overcome this enormous challenge to global lung health...
  7. ncbi request reprint The HIV-1 exposed neonate: outcome of intensive care management in the first week of life
    M Adhikari
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, South Africa
    Indian Pediatr 42:1215-9. 2005
    ..Considering the fact that the outcome is not worse in HIV-exposed babies and that most of these babies ultimately turn out to be HIV-uninfected, these babies should not be deprived of intensive care, whenever necessary...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of HIV-1 co-infection on presentation and hospital-related mortality in children with culture proven pulmonary tuberculosis in Durban, South Africa
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:672-8. 2002
    ..Most studies from developing countries have included subjects in whom the diagnosis of TB is suspected but not proven. We therefore compare the findings in HIV-infected and non-HIV-infected children with culture-proven TB...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lymph node biopsies in HIV-infected and non-infected children with persistent lung disease
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:139-46. 2000
    ..Lymphadenopathy is a frequent associated clinical finding among these children. We evaluated the usefulness of excision lymph node biopsies in determining an aetiological diagnosis in HIV-infected and non-infected children with PLD...
  10. pmc HIV-Associated Tuberculosis in the Newborn and Young Infant
    M Adhikari
    Neonatal Team, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, P O Box 17049, Congella, Durban 4013, South Africa
    Int J Pediatr 2011:354208. 2011
    ..Perinatal outcomes are guarded even with treatment of both diseases. Exclusive breast feeding is recommended. The community and social impact are crippling. The social issues aggravate the prognosis of these two diseases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of the human immunodeficiency virus on tuberculosis in children
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella, South Africa
    Tuber Lung Dis 77:437-43. 1996
    ..In children however, unlike in adults, very little has been documented about the interaction between the two diseases...
  12. pmc Challenges in the provision of ICU services to HIV infected children in resource poor settings: a South African case study
    P M Jeena
    Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Med Ethics 31:226-30. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Admission patterns and outcomes in a paediatric intensive care unit in South Africa over a 25-year period (1971-1995)
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella, South Africa
    Intensive Care Med 25:88-94. 1999
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  14. pmc Safety of the intradermal Copenhagen 1331 BCG vaccine in neonates in Durban, South Africa
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Natal, Private Bag X7, Congella, 4013, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 79:337-43. 2001
    ..To evaluate the safety of the intradermal Copenhagen BCG vaccine in neonates at different levels of delivery and neonatal units of the Durban Functional Region and surrounding regions...
  15. pmc The impact of human immunodeficency virus 1 on largyngeal airway obstruction in children
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Arch Dis Child 87:212-4. 2002
    ..6% v 31.3%), while oropharyngeal/laryngeal candidiasis (26.3%), tuberculosis (15.8%), and benign lymphoid hyperplasia (15.8%) were commonly seen in the HIV infected group...
  16. ncbi request reprint HIV-exposed infants with acute respiratory failure secondary to acute lower respiratory infections managed with and without mechanical ventilation
    E R Thirsk
    Ngwelezana Hospital, Empangeni, KwaZulu Natal
    S Afr Med J 93:617-20. 2003
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  17. doi request reprint Children with Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia and acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure admitted to a PICU, Durban, South Africa
    P M Jeena
    Arch Dis Child 93:545. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for admission and the role of respiratory syncytial virus-specific cytotoxic T-lymphocyte responses in children with acute bronchiolitis
    P M Jeena
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban
    S Afr Med J 93:291-4. 2003
    ..We evaluated risk factors for admission of children with acute bronchiolitis and determined the role of CTL responses in those infected with RSV...