Charles I Okwundu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Stellenbosch
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cochrane Review: Prophylactic phototherapy for preventing jaundice in preterm or low birth weight infants
    Charles I Okwundu
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Evid Based Child Health 8:204-49. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Home- or community-based programmes for treating malaria
    Charles I Okwundu
    Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD009527. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Intramuscular versus intravenous anti-D for preventing Rhesus alloimmunization during pregnancy
    Charles I Okwundu
    Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007885. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Antiretroviral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for preventing HIV in high-risk individuals
    Charles I Okwundu
    Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD007189. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prophylactic phototherapy for preventing jaundice in preterm or low birth weight infants
    Charles I Okwundu
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007966. 2012

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Cochrane Review: Prophylactic phototherapy for preventing jaundice in preterm or low birth weight infants
    Charles I Okwundu
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Evid Based Child Health 8:204-49. 2013
    ..Phototherapy is the most common treatment for neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia and could be most effective in preventing the sequelae of hyperbilirubinaemia if initiated prophylactically...
  2. doi request reprint Home- or community-based programmes for treating malaria
    Charles I Okwundu
    Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD009527. 2013
    ..Home- or community-based programmes for managing malaria are one strategy that has been proposed to overcome the geographical barrier to malaria treatment. ..
  3. doi request reprint Intramuscular versus intravenous anti-D for preventing Rhesus alloimmunization during pregnancy
    Charles I Okwundu
    Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007885. 2013
    ..Anit-D is currently available in both intramuscular (IM) and intravenous (IV) preparations...
  4. doi request reprint Antiretroviral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for preventing HIV in high-risk individuals
    Charles I Okwundu
    Centre for Evidence Based Health Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD007189. 2012
    ..There is a need for HIV prevention strategies that are more effective. Oral antiretroviral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in high-risk individuals may be a reliable tool in preventing the transmission of HIV...
  5. doi request reprint Prophylactic phototherapy for preventing jaundice in preterm or low birth weight infants
    Charles I Okwundu
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007966. 2012
    ..Phototherapy is the most common treatment for neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia and could be most effective in preventing the sequelae of hyperbilirubinaemia if initiated prophylactically...