Jaranit Kaewkungwal

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Affiliation: Mahidol University
Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. pmc Application of smart phone in "Better Border Healthcare Program": a module for mother and child care
    Jaranit Kaewkungwal
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:69. 2010
  2. pmc Artemisinin resistance containment project in Thailand. (I): Implementation of electronic-based malaria information system for early case detection and individual case management in provinces along the Thai-Cambodian border
    Amnat Khamsiriwatchara
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics BIOPHICS, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 11:247. 2012
  3. pmc Issues in women's participation in a phase III community HIV vaccine trial in Thailand
    Jaranit Kaewkungwal
    1 Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:1524-34. 2013
  4. pmc Respondent-driven sampling on the Thailand-Cambodia border. I. Can malaria cases be contained in mobile migrant workers?
    Amnat Khamsiriwatchara
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics BIOPHICS, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 10:120. 2011
  5. pmc Artemisinin resistance containment project in Thailand. II: Responses to mefloquine-artesunate combination therapy among falciparum malaria patients in provinces bordering Cambodia
    Wichai Satimai
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics BIOPHICS, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 11:300. 2012
  6. pmc Spatio-temporal patterns of malaria infection in Bhutan: a country embarking on malaria elimination
    Kinley Wangdi
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 10:89. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Response of health care workers with isolated antibody to hepatitis B core antigen to hepatitis B vaccine
    Supawadee Chiarakul
    Department of Medicine, Prasat Neurological Institute, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 42:831-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, and acceptability of a human papilloma virus vaccine among students, parents and teachers in Thailand
    Archin Songthap
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:340-53. 2012
  9. pmc Safety and reactogenicity of canarypox ALVAC-HIV (vCP1521) and HIV-1 gp120 AIDSVAX B/E vaccination in an efficacy trial in Thailand
    Punnee Pitisuttithum
    Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 6:e27837. 2011
  10. pmc Respondent-driven sampling on the Thailand-Cambodia border. II. Knowledge, perception, practice and treatment-seeking behaviour of migrants in malaria endemic zones
    Piyaporn Wangroongsarb
    Bureau for Vector borne Diseases, Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 10:117. 2011

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  1. pmc Application of smart phone in "Better Border Healthcare Program": a module for mother and child care
    Jaranit Kaewkungwal
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:69. 2010
    ..To assess the application of cell phone integrating into the healthcare system to improve antenatal care (ANC) and expanded programme on immunization (EPI) services for the under-served population in border area...
  2. pmc Artemisinin resistance containment project in Thailand. (I): Implementation of electronic-based malaria information system for early case detection and individual case management in provinces along the Thai-Cambodian border
    Amnat Khamsiriwatchara
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics BIOPHICS, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 11:247. 2012
    ..The main objective of this study was to demonstrate the eMIS' functionality and outputs after implementation for use in the Thailand artemisinin-resistance containment project...
  3. pmc Issues in women's participation in a phase III community HIV vaccine trial in Thailand
    Jaranit Kaewkungwal
    1 Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:1524-34. 2013
    ..The study highlighted the important behavioral, social, and cultural issues that could be considered for future HIV vaccine trial designs...
  4. pmc Respondent-driven sampling on the Thailand-Cambodia border. I. Can malaria cases be contained in mobile migrant workers?
    Amnat Khamsiriwatchara
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics BIOPHICS, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 10:120. 2011
    ..In order to limit the spread of malarial drug resistance, the malaria prevention and control programme will need to devise strategies to reach cross-border and mobile migrant populations...
  5. pmc Artemisinin resistance containment project in Thailand. II: Responses to mefloquine-artesunate combination therapy among falciparum malaria patients in provinces bordering Cambodia
    Wichai Satimai
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics BIOPHICS, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 11:300. 2012
    ..This study describes the response to artemisinin-based therapy among falciparum malaria patients in the area, using data from the malaria surveillance programmed under the containment project...
  6. pmc Spatio-temporal patterns of malaria infection in Bhutan: a country embarking on malaria elimination
    Kinley Wangdi
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 10:89. 2011
    ..Poisson regression was performed to study the trend of malaria incidences at district level from 1994 to 2008. Spatial Empirical Bayesian smoothing was deployed to identify clusters of malaria at the sub-district level from 2004 to 2008...
  7. ncbi request reprint Response of health care workers with isolated antibody to hepatitis B core antigen to hepatitis B vaccine
    Supawadee Chiarakul
    Department of Medicine, Prasat Neurological Institute, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 42:831-8. 2011
    ..None of these 4 responded to the vaccine. Therefore, the response elicited by a single dose of HB vaccine administered to patients with antiHBc may serve as an indicator of occult HBV infection...
  8. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, and acceptability of a human papilloma virus vaccine among students, parents and teachers in Thailand
    Archin Songthap
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:340-53. 2012
    ..Greater effort may be needed to educate people regarding the cost and benefits of HPV vaccination before it would be more acceptable to parents, teachers and students in Thailand...
  9. pmc Safety and reactogenicity of canarypox ALVAC-HIV (vCP1521) and HIV-1 gp120 AIDSVAX B/E vaccination in an efficacy trial in Thailand
    Punnee Pitisuttithum
    Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 6:e27837. 2011
    ..2% for prevention of HIV acquisition in HIV-uninfected adults participating in a community-based efficacy trial in Thailand...
  10. pmc Respondent-driven sampling on the Thailand-Cambodia border. II. Knowledge, perception, practice and treatment-seeking behaviour of migrants in malaria endemic zones
    Piyaporn Wangroongsarb
    Bureau for Vector borne Diseases, Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 10:117. 2011
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  11. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in KAP related to HIV/AIDS among freshmen in Afghan universities
    Abdul Basir Mansoor
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:404-18. 2008
    ..A considerable proportion of students (14.6%), as compared to peer-countries, were sexually active. A very high level of sharing injecting needles (4.5%) and shaving sets (20.8%) were also reported among informants...
  12. ncbi request reprint Temporal patterns and forecast of dengue infection in Northeastern Thailand
    Tassanee Silawan
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:90-8. 2008
    ..27 to 17.89 per 100,000 population. The peak for 2006 should be much higher than the peak for 2005. The highest peaks in 2006 should be in Loei, Buri Ram, Surin, Nakhon Phanom, and Ubon Ratchathani Provinces...
  13. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii antibody in Thai cats and their owners
    Yaowalark Sukthana
    Department of Protozoology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 34:733-8. 2003
    ..43 (1.28-23.04); p=0.01]. Risks were increased in and around temples, particularly if courtyards were of earth or grass, suggesting ground temperature was an important determinant of oocyst survival...
  14. ncbi request reprint Causal relationship between health promoting behavior and quality of life in cervical cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy
    Pimsurang Taechaboonsermsak
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, 420 6 Rajvithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:1568-75. 2005
    ..A longitudinal study and experimental study are recommended for further study...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of biological specimens for manganese determination among highly exposed welders
    Waranya Wongwit
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:764-9. 2004
    ..2, p > 0.1 for any pair-wise comparisons). Blood remains the recommended material for biomonitoring manganese concentrations in occupationally exposed subjects...
  16. pmc Application of mobile-technology for disease and treatment monitoring of malaria in the "Better Border Healthcare Programme"
    Pongthep Meankaew
    Center of Excellence for Biomedical and Public Health Informatics BIOPHICS, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 9:237. 2010
    ..The module for disease and treatment monitoring of malaria (DTMM) consisted of case investigation and case follow-up for treatment compliance and patients' symptoms...
  17. ncbi request reprint Social factors related to quality of life among HIV infected children in ubon Ratchathani Province, Thailand
    Chalermkwan Kuntawee
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 41:1136-44. 2010
    ..Government and non-government organizations should focus on supporting caregivers in terms of food, financial, and emotional support based on resources available in the community...
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment-seeking behaviors and improvement in adherence to treatment regimen of tuberculosis patients using intensive triad-model program, Thailand
    Boonlue Chimbanrai
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:526-41. 2008
    ..0%) than the control group (84.9%) (p = 0.057). The confirmed cure rate was also significantly higher in the experimental group (95.3% vs 78.9%, p = 0.02). The program could be utilized to strengthen the existing DOTS program...
  19. ncbi request reprint Thai health education program for improving TB migrant's compliance
    Pornsak Khortwong
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 96:365-73. 2013
    ..Investigate the effectiveness of health education programs by using the PRECEDE-PROCEED Model to improve non-Thai migrant TB patient's compliance during treatment...
  20. ncbi request reprint Migrants and malaria risk factors: a study of the Thai-Myanmar border
    Rungrawee Tipmontree
    Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:1148-57. 2009
    ..Ways and means of improving the economic conditions of migrants should be considered to minimize exposure to the vector...
  21. doi request reprint Measuring herpes zoster, zoster-associated pain, post-herpetic neuralgia-associated loss of quality of life, and healthcare utilization and costs in Thailand
    Kobkul Aunhachoke
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Phramongkutklao Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Dermatol 50:428-35. 2011
    ..This study aimed to measure the herpes zoster-associated burden of illness, healthcare utilization, and costs among Thai patients...
  22. pmc Directly-observed therapy (DOT) for the radical 14-day primaquine treatment of Plasmodium vivax malaria on the Thai-Myanmar border
    Rie Takeuchi
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 9:308. 2010
    ..vivax malaria infection, to prevent reappearance of the parasite within the 90-day follow-up period. Other potential risk factors for the reappearance of P. vivax were also explored...
  23. doi request reprint Factors associated with incarceration and incident human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection among injection drug users participating in an HIV vaccine trial in Bangkok, Thailand, 1999-2003
    Pravan Suntharasamai
    Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Addiction 104:235-42. 2009
    ..To determine if incarceration was associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and identify risk factors for incarceration among injection drug users (IDUs) participating in an HIV vaccine trial in Bangkok...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviors of alcohol drinkers and non-drinkers among adolescents and young adults in Nha Trang, Vietnam
    Le Huu Tho
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, 420 6 Ratchawithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:152-60. 2007
    ..8% and 1.6% of non-drinkers, respectively. These significant findings will be baseline data for integrating and adapting into intervention programs for alcohol and HIV among Vietnamese youth...
  25. ncbi request reprint Community-based approach for prevention and control of dengue hemorrhagic fever in Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand
    Manirat Therawiwat
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Sciences, Faculty of Public Health, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:1439-49. 2005
    ..Monitoring the disease control program outputs and outcomes should be performed regularly during monthly meetings. Finally, local health officers need to be empowered for these matters...
  26. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of preterm birth among non- smoking, non- alcohol drinking women with maternal periodontitis
    Hang Thi Thu Le
    Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Public Health, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:586-93. 2007
    ..Periodontitis was significantly associated with preterm birth (adjusted OR = 4.47, 95%Cl= 2.43, 8.20). These findings suggest that periodontitis may increase the risk of preterm delivery even among women who do not smoke or drink...
  27. pmc Ethical issues in research involving minority populations: the process and outcomes of protocol review by the Ethics Committee of the Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand
    Pornpimon Adams
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    BMC Med Ethics 14:33. 2013
    ..Issues related to the process and outcomes of proposal review, and the main issues for which clarification/revision were requested on studies, are discussed extensively...
  28. doi request reprint Barriers to and motivations for the implementation of a treatment programme for latent tuberculosis infection using isoniazid for people living with HIV, in upper northern Thailand
    Saiyud Moolphate
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Mahidol University, Japan
    Glob J Health Sci 5:60-70. 2013
    ..This study aims to assess the barriers to and motivations for the implementation of IPT for PLWH in upper northern Thailand, an area with a high tuberculosis (TB) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) burden...
  29. pmc Development of temporal modelling for forecasting and prediction of malaria infections using time-series and ARIMAX analyses: a case study in endemic districts of Bhutan
    Kinley Wangdi
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Malar J 9:251. 2010
    ..To strengthen the country's prevention and control measures, this study was carried out to develop forecasting and prediction models of malaria incidence in the endemic districts of Bhutan using time series and ARIMAX...
  30. ncbi request reprint Factors related to community participation by stroke victims six month post-stroke
    Chutima Jalayondeja
    Faculty of Physical Therapy, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 42:1005-13. 2011
    ..The average length of physical therapy ranged from 1 to 6 months, at 3 to 8 hours/month. Clinical practice guidelines should be explored to optimize participation in the community...
  31. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinical outcomes between HIV-infected patients with and without HCV co-infection in a resource-limited setting
    Nan Nitra Than
    Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:646-51. 2012
    ..Further studies are needed to assess the long-term impact of HCV co-infection on clinical outcomes in HIV-infected patients without HCV treatment...
  32. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, and acceptability of a human papillomavirus vaccine among healthcare providers
    Archin Songthap
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:1048-56. 2009
    ..Almost all the nurses and doctors suggested that adolescent aged < or = 18-years-old should be the target group for HPV vaccination. Furthermore, 73% of nurses and 76% of doctors would recommend clients to receive HPV vaccine...
  33. ncbi request reprint Maternal and child health in a marginalized community along the Thai-Myanmar border
    Wit Wichaidit
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 42:152-60. 2011
    ..001). Having fewer than 4 antenatal care (ANC) visits was associated with low birth weight (unadjusted OR 4.88, 95% CI 1.13-21.05; adjusted OR 5.77, 95% CI 1.27-26.30)...
  34. pmc Spatio-temporal effects of estimated pollutants released from an industrial estate on the occurrence of respiratory disease in Maptaphut Municipality, Thailand
    Somchai Jadsri
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Rajvithi Road, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Health Geogr 5:48. 2006
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  35. doi request reprint Adherence and efficacy of supervised versus non-supervised treatment with artemether/lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Bangladesh: a randomised controlled trial
    Md Mushfiqur Rahman
    Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:861-7. 2008
    ..62; P=0.027). The efficacy of artemether/lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Bangladesh is high and is similar for DOT and NDOT. Adherence to therapy is high...
  36. ncbi request reprint Estimation of non-fatal road traffic injuries in Thai Nguyen, Vietnam using capture-recapture method
    Hung Trinh Van
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, 420 6 Ratchawithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:405-11. 2006
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  37. ncbi request reprint Survival time of HIV-infected patients with cryptococcal meningitis
    Suthat Chottanapund
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 90:2104-11. 2007
    ..To study survival time and risk factors of mortality among HIV-infected patients who had cryptococcal meningitis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for tuberculosis infection among household contacts in Bangkok, Thailand
    Songpol Tornee
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:375-83. 2004
    ..63, 95%CI = 1.18-5.85). The distribution of tuberculosis infection and risk factors among contact cases are significant for health care staff in strengthening and implementing tuberculosis control programs in Thailand...
  39. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with obesity among workers in a metropolitan waterworks authority
    Aree Kantachuvessiri
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:1057-65. 2005
    ..Future research regarding behavioral modification should be implemented at both community and country levels...
  40. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B virus infection among health care workers at the Institute of Neurology
    Supawadee Chiarakul
    Department of Medicine, Prasat Neurological Institute, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 90:1536-45. 2007
    ..To define the seroepidemiology of Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection among health care workers (HCWs) in the Institute of Neurology, and to evaluate the risk factors of HBV markers...
  41. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the household contact screening adherence of tuberculosis patients
    Songpol Tornee
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:331-40. 2005
    ..Through effective intervention and active policy enforcement, a higher percentage of household contact screening adherences can be achieved...
  42. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in epidemiological factors associated with treatment completion status of leprosy patients in the most hyperendemic district of Nepal
    Rajendra B C Kumar
    Department of Tropical Hygiene, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:334-9. 2004
    ..37, 95% CI: 1.12-4.99), disability grade I (adjusted OR 3.14, 95% CI: 1.23-8.04), and disability grade 0 (adjusted OR 2.92, 95% CI: 1.14-7.47) after adjustment for all other leprosy/demographic factors...
  43. ncbi request reprint HLA class II (DRB1, DQA1 and DQB1) allele and haplotype frequencies among HIV-infection discordant Thai couples
    Sasitom Bejrachandra
    Department of Transfusion Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, 10700 Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 22:143-51. 2004
    ..6% vs 0.0%, p = 0.024) haplotype was found to be significantly higher frequencies in HIV seropositive individuals when compared to HIV negative controls but the DRB1*1502-DQA1*0101-DQB1*0501 (1.5% vs 8.1%, p = 0.049) haplotype was lower...
  44. ncbi request reprint Health seeking behavior among insured persons under the Social Security Act, 1990
    Yupadee Sirisinsuk
    Social Pharmacy Unit, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 34:662-9. 2003
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