Affiliation: Ministry of Public Health
- Reduction in mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Thailand, 2001-2003: Results from population-based surveillance in six provincesTanarak Plipat
Bureau of Epidemiology, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand
AIDS 21:145-51. 2007..In 2000, Thailand implemented a national program to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission (PMTCT)...
- Probable person-to-person transmission of avian influenza A (H5N1)Kumnuan Ungchusak
Bureau of Epidemiology, Department of Disease Control, Thai Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
N Engl J Med 352:333-40. 2005..No evidence of efficient person-to-person transmission has yet been reported. We investigated possible person-to-person transmission in a family cluster of the disease in Thailand...
- The need for global planned mobilization of essential medicine: lessons from a massive Thai botulism outbreakK Ungchusak
Department of Diseases Control, Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand
Bull World Health Organ 85:238-40. 2007
- Lessons learned from influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 pandemic response in ThailandKumnuan Ungchusak
Bureau of Epidemiology, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
Emerg Infect Dis 18:1058-64. 2012..The experience in Thailand may be applicable to other countries and settings, and the lessons learned may help strengthen responses to other pandemics or comparable prolonged public health emergencies...
- Apoptosis and pathogenesis of avian influenza A (H5N1) virus in humansMongkol Uiprasertkul
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Emerg Infect Dis 13:708-12. 2007..Whether observed apoptotic cells were a direct result of the viral replication or a consequence of an overactivation of the immune system requires further studies...
- Human disease from influenza A (H5N1), Thailand, 2004Tawee Chotpitayasunondh
Queen Sirikit National Institute of Child Health, Bangkok, Thailand
Emerg Infect Dis 11:201-9. 2005....
- Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09-associated pneumonia deaths in ThailandCharatdao Bunthi
International Emerging Infections Program, Global Disease Detection Regional Center, Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
PLoS ONE 8:e54946. 2013..We describe the clinical and epidemiological characteristics of influenza A(H1N1)pdm09-associated pneumonia deaths in Thailand from May 2009-January 2010...
- Incidence, seasonality and mortality associated with influenza pneumonia in Thailand: 2005-2008James Mark Simmerman
International Emerging Infections Program, Thailand Ministry of Public Health United States Centers for Disease Control Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
PLoS ONE 4:e7776. 2009..Prospective data from multiple years are needed to develop vaccine policy and treatment guidelines, and improve pandemic preparedness...
- Severe human influenza infections in Thailand: oseltamivir treatment and risk factors for fatal outcomeWanna Hanshaoworakul
Bureau of Epidemiology, Thailand Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
PLoS ONE 4:e6051. 2009..Thailand's National Avian Influenza Surveillance (NAIS) system affords a unique opportunity to describe the epidemiology of laboratory-confirmed severe and fatal human influenza infections...
- Low frequency of infection with avian influenza virus (H5N1) among poultry farmers, Thailand, 2004Soawapak Hinjoy
Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
Emerg Infect Dis 14:499-501. 2008..No study participant met the World Health Organization serologic criteria for confirmed infection...
- Mortality among foreign nationals in Chiang Mai City, Thailand, 2010 to 2011Vichan Pawun
Department of Disease Control, Bureau of General Communicable Disease, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
J Travel Med 19:334-51. 2012..Our objectives are to examine the magnitude and characterize the deaths among foreign nationals in Chiang Mai, a popular tourist province in Thailand...
- Containing pandemic influenza at the sourceIra M Longini
Department of Biostatistics, The Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Science 309:1083-7. 2005..1. Combinations of targeted antiviral prophylaxis, pre-vaccination, and quarantine could contain strains with an R(0) as high as 2.4...
- Surveillance for avian influenza in human beings in ThailandSonja J Olsen
Lancet Infect Dis 6:757-8. 2006
- Panel 2.2: surveillance, early warning alert, and response: communicable and vector-borne diseasesCollette Roure
Prime Minister s Office, Tsunami Relief Coordination Task Force, France
Prehosp Disaster Med 20:399-403. 2005....
- The invisibility of the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men in Bangkok, ThailandSombat Thanprasertsuk
AIDS 19:1932-3. 2005
- Thailand's response to the HIV epidemic: yesterday, today, and tomorrowWarunee Punpanich
Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Pediatrics, Queen Sirikit National Institute of Child Health, Bangkok, Thailand
AIDS Educ Prev 16:119-36. 2004..Further strategies also need to consider the changing cultural, social, and economic characteristics of the Thai populations...
- Travelling waves in the occurrence of dengue haemorrhagic fever in ThailandDerek A T Cummings
Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
Nature 427:344-7. 2004..This finding provides an important starting point for detecting and characterizing the key processes that contribute to the spatial-temporal dynamics of DHF in Thailand...