Dennison Kizito

Summary

Affiliation: MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS
Country: Uganda

Publications

  1. pmc Factors affecting the infant antibody response to measles immunisation in Entebbe-Uganda
    Dennison Kizito
    Co infection Studies Programme, MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    BMC Public Health 13:619. 2013
  2. pmc Treatment with anthelminthics during pregnancy: what gains and what risks for the mother and child?
    Alison M Elliott
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Parasitology 138:1499-507. 2011
  3. pmc Uptake of HIV and syphilis testing of pregnant women and their male partners in a programme for prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in Uganda
    Dennison Kizito
    Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute MRC UVRI, Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 13:680-2. 2008
  4. pmc Impact of anthelminthic treatment in pregnancy and childhood on immunisations, infections and eczema in childhood: a randomised controlled trial
    Juliet Ndibazza
    Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 7:e50325. 2012
  5. pmc Determining Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among BCG-immunised Ugandan children by T-SPOT.TB and tuberculin skin testing
    Gyaviira Nkurunungi
    Co infection Studies Programme, Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 7:e47340. 2012
  6. pmc Associations between mild-to-moderate anaemia in pregnancy and helminth, malaria and HIV infection in Entebbe, Uganda
    Lawrence Muhangi
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, P O Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:899-907. 2007

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Publications6

  1. pmc Factors affecting the infant antibody response to measles immunisation in Entebbe-Uganda
    Dennison Kizito
    Co infection Studies Programme, MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    BMC Public Health 13:619. 2013
    ..We tested this hypothesis by examining the influence of co-infections on maternal and infant measles-specific IgG levels...
  2. pmc Treatment with anthelminthics during pregnancy: what gains and what risks for the mother and child?
    Alison M Elliott
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Parasitology 138:1499-507. 2011
    ..The risks and benefits of routine anthelminthic treatment in antenatal clinics may need to be reconsidered...
  3. pmc Uptake of HIV and syphilis testing of pregnant women and their male partners in a programme for prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in Uganda
    Dennison Kizito
    Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute MRC UVRI, Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 13:680-2. 2008
    ..To describe uptake of HIV and syphilis testing in a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme in Uganda...
  4. pmc Impact of anthelminthic treatment in pregnancy and childhood on immunisations, infections and eczema in childhood: a randomised controlled trial
    Juliet Ndibazza
    Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 7:e50325. 2012
    ..We addressed the hypothesis that anthelminthic treatment in pregnancy and early childhood would improve responses to immunisation and modulate disease incidence in early childhood with both beneficial and detrimental effects...
  5. pmc Determining Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among BCG-immunised Ugandan children by T-SPOT.TB and tuberculin skin testing
    Gyaviira Nkurunungi
    Co infection Studies Programme, Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 7:e47340. 2012
    ..TB) and the tuberculin skin test (TST; 2 units RT-23 tuberculin; positive defined as diameter ≥10 mm), along with the reproducibility of T-SPOT.TB on short-term follow-up, in this population...
  6. pmc Associations between mild-to-moderate anaemia in pregnancy and helminth, malaria and HIV infection in Entebbe, Uganda
    Lawrence Muhangi
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, P O Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:899-907. 2007
    ..This result may relate to relatively good nutrition and low helminth infection intensity. These findings are pertinent to estimating the disease burden of helminths and other infections in pregnancy. [Clinical Trial No. ISRCTN32849447]...