Paw Nwee

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Affiliation: Mahidol University
Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. pmc Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine versus chloroquine in the treatment of Plasmodium vivax malaria in Thailand: a randomized controlled trial
    Aung Pyae Phyo
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sod
    Clin Infect Dis 53:977-84. 2011
  2. pmc Changes in the treatment responses to artesunate-mefloquine on the northwestern border of Thailand during 13 years of continuous deployment
    Verena Ilona Carrara
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Tak, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 4:e4551. 2009
  3. pmc Safety and efficacy of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine in falciparum malaria: a prospective multi-centre individual patient data analysis
    Julien Zwang
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 4:e6358. 2009
  4. pmc Long-term storage limits PCR-based analyses of malaria parasites in archival dried blood spots
    Joyce Hwang
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Tak Province, Thailand
    Malar J 11:339. 2012
  5. pmc Effect of malaria in pregnancy on foetal cortical brain development: a longitudinal observational study
    Marcus J Rijken
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46, Mae Sot, Tak 63110, Thailand
    Malar J 11:222. 2012
  6. pmc The epidemiology of postpartum malaria: a systematic review
    Machteld E Boel
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46, 63110 Mae Sot Tak, Thailand
    Malar J 11:114. 2012
  7. pmc Effect of malaria on placental volume measured using three-dimensional ultrasound: a pilot study
    Marcus J Rijken
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46, Mae Sot, Tak 63110, Thailand
    Malar J 11:5. 2012
  8. pmc Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of monthly versus bimonthly dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine chemoprevention in adults at high risk of malaria
    Khin Maung Lwin
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sod, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 56:1571-7. 2012
  9. pmc Diagnostic and treatment difficulties of pyelonephritis in pregnancy in resource-limited settings
    Rose McGready
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1322-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Malaria in pregnancy and the endemicity spectrum: what can we learn?
    Francois Nosten
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, 736 2 Intarakiri Road, PO Box 46, Mae Sot, 63110 Thailand
    Trends Parasitol 20:425-32. 2004

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Publications23

  1. pmc Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine versus chloroquine in the treatment of Plasmodium vivax malaria in Thailand: a randomized controlled trial
    Aung Pyae Phyo
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sod
    Clin Infect Dis 53:977-84. 2011
    ..Chloroquine (CQ) remains the treatment of choice for Plasmodium vivax malaria. Initially confined to parts of Indonesia and Papua, resistance of P. vivax to CQ seems to be spreading, and alternative treatments are required...
  2. pmc Changes in the treatment responses to artesunate-mefloquine on the northwestern border of Thailand during 13 years of continuous deployment
    Verena Ilona Carrara
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Tak, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 4:e4551. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Safety and efficacy of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine in falciparum malaria: a prospective multi-centre individual patient data analysis
    Julien Zwang
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 4:e6358. 2009
    ..Comparator drugs were mefloquine-artesunate (MAS3) in Thailand, Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia; artemether-lumefantrine in Uganda; and amodiaquine+sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and artesunate+amodiaquine in Rwanda...
  4. pmc Long-term storage limits PCR-based analyses of malaria parasites in archival dried blood spots
    Joyce Hwang
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Tak Province, Thailand
    Malar J 11:339. 2012
    ..However, the suitability of the template obtained from dried blood spots that have been stored for long periods for DNA amplification is not known...
  5. pmc Effect of malaria in pregnancy on foetal cortical brain development: a longitudinal observational study
    Marcus J Rijken
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46, Mae Sot, Tak 63110, Thailand
    Malar J 11:222. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effects of malaria on foetal cortex development by three-dimensional ultrasound...
  6. pmc The epidemiology of postpartum malaria: a systematic review
    Machteld E Boel
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46, 63110 Mae Sot Tak, Thailand
    Malar J 11:114. 2012
    ..Current evidence suggests an effort should be made to detect and radically cure malaria during pregnancy so that women do not enter the postpartum period with residual parasites...
  7. pmc Effect of malaria on placental volume measured using three-dimensional ultrasound: a pilot study
    Marcus J Rijken
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46, Mae Sot, Tak 63110, Thailand
    Malar J 11:5. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of monthly versus bimonthly dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine chemoprevention in adults at high risk of malaria
    Khin Maung Lwin
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sod, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 56:1571-7. 2012
    ..DPm is safe to use and is effective in the prevention of malaria in adult males living in an area where P. vivax and multidrug-resistant P. falciparum malaria are endemic...
  9. pmc Diagnostic and treatment difficulties of pyelonephritis in pregnancy in resource-limited settings
    Rose McGready
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1322-9. 2010
    ..Diagnostic innovation in microbiology that permits affordable access is a high priority for resource-poor settings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Malaria in pregnancy and the endemicity spectrum: what can we learn?
    Francois Nosten
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, 736 2 Intarakiri Road, PO Box 46, Mae Sot, 63110 Thailand
    Trends Parasitol 20:425-32. 2004
    ..In this paper, we attempt to improve our understanding of the disease and its mechanisms from observed differences and similarities between contrasting areas of transmission, and to identify priorities for future research...
  11. ncbi request reprint Antimalarial drugs in pregnancy: a review
    Francois Nosten
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, 63110 Mae Sot, Thailand
    Curr Drug Saf 1:1-15. 2006
    ..For these reasons there is an urgent need to assess the safety and efficacy of antimalarial treatments in pregnancy, including artemisinin based combination therapies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Artemisinin-based combination treatment of falciparum malaria
    Francois Nosten
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:181-92. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetic study of artemether-lumefantrine given once daily for the treatment of uncomplicated multidrug-resistant falciparum malaria
    Elizabeth A Ashley
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand
    Trop Med Int Health 12:201-8. 2007
    ..If the fixed antimalarial drug combination artemether-lumefantrine (AL) could be given once daily, this should improve adherence and thus effectiveness and lower the risk of selecting for resistance...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a new Plasmodium lactate dehydrogenase assay (OptiMAL-IT) for the detection of malaria
    S Pattanasin
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46, Mae Sod 63110, Thailand
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 97:672-4. 2003
    ..For species other than P. falciparum, the sensitivity was 65% and specificity was 99%. The performance of the new test decreased markedly at low levels of parasitaemia...
  15. ncbi request reprint How much fat is necessary to optimize lumefantrine oral bioavailability?
    Elizabeth A Ashley
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand
    Trop Med Int Health 12:195-200. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the dose-response relationship between coadministration of fat and relative lumefantrine bioavailability, in order to determine the minimum amount of fat necessary to optimize absorption...
  16. ncbi request reprint Case management of malaria in pregnancy
    Francois Nosten
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand
    Lancet Infect Dis 7:118-25. 2007
    ..A considerable effort, involving clinical trials, is urgently required to improve the diagnosis and case management of malaria during pregnancy if the morbidity and mortality of maternal malaria is to be reduced...
  17. pmc Population pharmacokinetic assessment of a new regimen of mefloquine used in combination treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria
    Elizabeth A Ashley
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, P O Box 46, Mae Sot, Tak 63110, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:2281-5. 2006
    ..This new regimen is well tolerated and results in an equivalent therapeutic response...
  18. pmc Chloroquine resistant vivax malaria in a pregnant woman on the western border of Thailand
    Marcus J Rijken
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46 Mae Sot, Tak 63110, Thailand
    Malar J 10:113. 2011
    ..vivax. This is the first clinically and laboratory confirmed case of two high-grade CQ resistant vivax parasite strains from Thailand...
  19. pmc A randomized trial of artemether-lumefantrine versus mefloquine-artesunate for the treatment of uncomplicated multi-drug resistant Plasmodium falciparum on the western border of Thailand
    Robert Hutagalung
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sod, Tak Province, Thailand
    Malar J 4:46. 2005
    ..The trial presented here was conducted to monitor the efficacy of the six-dose regimen of artemether-lumefantrine (ALN) in an area of multi-drug resistance, along the Thai-Myanmar border...
  20. pmc Thrombocytopaenia in pregnant women with malaria on the Thai-Burmese border
    Saw Oo Tan
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, PO Box 46 Mae Sot, Tak, 63110, Thailand
    Malar J 7:209. 2008
    ..Examined here is thrombocytopaenia in pregnant women infected with Plasmodium falciparum or Plasmodium vivax in a low transmission area on the north-western border of Thailand...
  21. pmc Comparison of plasma, venous and capillary blood levels of piperaquine in patients with uncomplicated falciparum malaria
    Elizabeth A Ashley
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 66:705-12. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the relationship between piperaquine concentrations measured in capillary blood, venous blood and venous plasma...
  22. pmc Auditory assessment of patients with acute uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria treated with three-day mefloquine-artesunate on the north-western border of Thailand
    Verena I Carrara
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand
    Malar J 7:233. 2008
    ..The debate remains as to whether artemisinin derivatives induce similar toxicity in humans...
  23. ncbi request reprint A case-control auditory evaluation of patients treated with artemether-lumefantrine
    Robert Hutagalung
    Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Tak Province, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:211-4. 2006
    ..There were no differences in the test results between cases and controls. There was no neurophysiologic evidence of auditory brainstem toxicity that could be attributed to artemether-lumefantrine in this study population...