Benjamin Jeffs

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Medecins Sans Frontieres intervention in the Marburg hemorrhagic fever epidemic, Uige, Angola, 2005. I. Lessons learned in the hospital
    Benjamin Jeffs
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Barcelona, CP 08001, Spain
    J Infect Dis 196:S154-61. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The Medecins Sans Frontieres intervention in the Marburg hemorrhagic fever epidemic, Uige, Angola, 2005. II. lessons learned in the community
    Paul Roddy
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Barcelona, CP 08001, Spain
    J Infect Dis 196:S162-7. 2007
  3. pmc Factors associated with Marburg hemorrhagic fever: analysis of patient data from Uige, Angola
    Paul Roddy
    Médecins Sans Frontières Spain, Barcelona, Spain
    J Infect Dis 201:1909-18. 2010
  4. pmc Clinical manifestations and case management of Ebola haemorrhagic fever caused by a newly identified virus strain, Bundibugyo, Uganda, 2007-2008
    Paul Roddy
    Medical Departments of Médecins Sans Frontières, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e52986. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Filovirus hemorrhagic fever outbreak case management: a review of current and future treatment options
    Paul Roddy
    Médecins Sans Frontières Spain, Barcelona, Spain
    J Infect Dis 204:S791-5. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint A clinical guide to viral haemorrhagic fevers: Ebola, Marburg and Lassa
    Benjamin Jeffs
    Medicens Sans Frontieres, Spain
    Trop Doct 36:1-4. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Marburg hemorrhagic fever in Durba and Watsa, Democratic Republic of the Congo: clinical documentation, features of illness, and treatment
    Robert Colebunders
    Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Antwerp, B 2000, Belgium
    J Infect Dis 196:S148-53. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Treatment of Marburg and Ebola hemorrhagic fevers: a strategy for testing new drugs and vaccines under outbreak conditions
    Daniel G Bausch
    Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, United States
    Antiviral Res 78:150-61. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint The Medecins Sans Frontieres intervention in the Marburg hemorrhagic fever epidemic, Uige, Angola, 2005. I. Lessons learned in the hospital
    Benjamin Jeffs
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Barcelona, CP 08001, Spain
    J Infect Dis 196:S154-61. 2007
    ..More interventional medical care may not only improve survival but also improve acceptability...
  2. ncbi request reprint The Medecins Sans Frontieres intervention in the Marburg hemorrhagic fever epidemic, Uige, Angola, 2005. II. lessons learned in the community
    Paul Roddy
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, Barcelona, CP 08001, Spain
    J Infect Dis 196:S162-7. 2007
    ..Actively involving all stakeholders from the start of the outbreak response is crucial...
  3. pmc Factors associated with Marburg hemorrhagic fever: analysis of patient data from Uige, Angola
    Paul Roddy
    Médecins Sans Frontières Spain, Barcelona, Spain
    J Infect Dis 201:1909-18. 2010
    ..Using patient data collected in Uige, Angola, in 2005, we assessed the sensitivity and specificity of these factors to evaluate the validity of World Health Organization (WHO)-recommended case definitions for MHF...
  4. pmc Clinical manifestations and case management of Ebola haemorrhagic fever caused by a newly identified virus strain, Bundibugyo, Uganda, 2007-2008
    Paul Roddy
    Medical Departments of Médecins Sans Frontières, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e52986. 2012
    ..Organizations usually involved in EHF case management have a particular responsibility in this respect...
  5. doi request reprint Filovirus hemorrhagic fever outbreak case management: a review of current and future treatment options
    Paul Roddy
    Médecins Sans Frontières Spain, Barcelona, Spain
    J Infect Dis 204:S791-5. 2011
    ..Our outlined summary may assist future FHF outbreak case management teams to create collaborative platforms and develop relevant treatment protocols aimed at improving clinical outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint A clinical guide to viral haemorrhagic fevers: Ebola, Marburg and Lassa
    Benjamin Jeffs
    Medicens Sans Frontieres, Spain
    Trop Doct 36:1-4. 2006
    ..This article gives a brief overview of diseases caused by the Ebola, Marburg and Lassa viruses. It gives some practical advice to the clinician on the diagnosis and management of these diseases...
  7. ncbi request reprint Marburg hemorrhagic fever in Durba and Watsa, Democratic Republic of the Congo: clinical documentation, features of illness, and treatment
    Robert Colebunders
    Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Antwerp, B 2000, Belgium
    J Infect Dis 196:S148-53. 2007
    ..Treatment in isolation wards was acceptable, but the quality of clinical documentation was unsatisfactory. Improved clinical documentation is necessary for a basic evaluation of supportive treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Treatment of Marburg and Ebola hemorrhagic fevers: a strategy for testing new drugs and vaccines under outbreak conditions
    Daniel G Bausch
    Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, United States
    Antiviral Res 78:150-61. 2008
    ..Here, we review the present research priorities and environment for field study of the filovirus hemorrhagic fevers and outline a strategy for future prospective clinical research on treatment and vaccine prevention...