Rachel Kneen

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and predictors of diphtheritic cardiomyopathy in Vietnamese children
    Rachel Kneen
    Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Unit, Centre for Tropical Diseases, Cho Quan Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1591-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of severe diphtheritic myocarditis by temporary insertion of a cardiac pacemaker
    Nguyen Minh Dung
    Centre for Tropical Diseases, Cho Quan Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Clin Infect Dis 35:1425-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Seizures and raised intracranial pressure in Vietnamese patients with Japanese encephalitis
    Tom Solomon
    Department of Neurological Science, University of Liverpool, Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Liverpool, UK
    Brain 125:1084-93. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Interferon alfa-2a in Japanese encephalitis: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Tom Solomon
    Department of Neurological Science, University of Liverpool, Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Liverpool, UK
    Lancet 361:821-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical diagnosis and assessment of severity of confirmed dengue infections in Vietnamese children: is the world health organization classification system helpful?
    Cao Xuan Thanh Phuong
    Dong Nai Paediatric Centre, Dong Nai Province, Bien Hoa, Vietnam
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:172-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an algorithm for integrated management of childhood illness in an area of Vietnam with dengue transmission
    Xuan Thanh Phuong Cao
    Dong Nai Paediatric Centre, Bien Hoa, Vietnam
    Trop Med Int Health 9:573-81. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Proinflammatory cytokines and chemokines in humans with Japanese encephalitis
    Peter M Winter
    Department of Neurological Science, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 190:1618-26. 2004
  8. pmc A cohort study to assess the new WHO Japanese encephalitis surveillance standards
    Tom Solomon
    Viral Brain Infections Group, Divisions of Neurological Science, and Medical Microbiology, School of Tropical Medicine, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L9 7LJ, England
    Bull World Health Organ 86:178-86. 2008

Collaborators

  • Tom Solomon
  • Bridget Wills
  • Nguyen Minh Dung
  • Xuan Thanh Phuong Cao
  • Peter M Winter
  • Cao Xuan Thanh Phuong
  • Nicholas J White
  • Ha Thi Loan
  • C Anthony Hart
  • Thi Nhan Ngo
  • Le Thi Thu
  • Deborah House
  • Dinh Luat Truong
  • Pham Thi Thu Thuy
  • Ngo Thi Nhan
  • Tran Thanh Thuy
  • Nguyen Thi Thuy Nga
  • Christopher M Parry
  • Kasia Stepniewska
  • Jeremy J Farrar
  • Thi Thuy Nga Nguyen
  • Thi Thu Thuy Pham
  • Thi Dep Le
  • Chu van Thien
  • Delia Bethell
  • Tran Thi Hong Chau
  • Nguyen Hoan Phu
  • Delia B Bethell
  • Nicholas P J Day
  • Nguyen Kiem
  • Nguyen Thi Hoang Mai

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and predictors of diphtheritic cardiomyopathy in Vietnamese children
    Rachel Kneen
    Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Unit, Centre for Tropical Diseases, Cho Quan Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1591-8. 2004
    ..Despite the availability of antitoxin and antibiotics, the mortality rate for diphtheria remains high, mostly because of cardiac complications...
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of severe diphtheritic myocarditis by temporary insertion of a cardiac pacemaker
    Nguyen Minh Dung
    Centre for Tropical Diseases, Cho Quan Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Clin Infect Dis 35:1425-9. 2002
    ..In children and adolescents with diphtheritic myocarditis and severe conduction defects, temporary insertion of a cardiac pacemaker may improve the outcome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Seizures and raised intracranial pressure in Vietnamese patients with Japanese encephalitis
    Tom Solomon
    Department of Neurological Science, University of Liverpool, Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Liverpool, UK
    Brain 125:1084-93. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that in JE, seizures and raised ICP may be important causes of death. The outcome may be improved by measures aimed at controlling these secondary complications...
  4. ncbi request reprint Interferon alfa-2a in Japanese encephalitis: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Tom Solomon
    Department of Neurological Science, University of Liverpool, Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Liverpool, UK
    Lancet 361:821-6. 2003
    ..Results from in-vitro studies and work in animals have shown inteferon alfa has antiviral activity on Japanese encephalitis and other flaviviruses; therefore, we aimed to assess the efficacy of inteferon alfa-2a in Japanese encephalitis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical diagnosis and assessment of severity of confirmed dengue infections in Vietnamese children: is the world health organization classification system helpful?
    Cao Xuan Thanh Phuong
    Dong Nai Paediatric Centre, Dong Nai Province, Bien Hoa, Vietnam
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:172-9. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an algorithm for integrated management of childhood illness in an area of Vietnam with dengue transmission
    Xuan Thanh Phuong Cao
    Dong Nai Paediatric Centre, Bien Hoa, Vietnam
    Trop Med Int Health 9:573-81. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Proinflammatory cytokines and chemokines in humans with Japanese encephalitis
    Peter M Winter
    Department of Neurological Science, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 190:1618-26. 2004
    ..The role played by the immune response in determining the outcome of human infection with JEV is poorly understood, although, in animal models of flavivirus encephalitis, unregulated proinflammatory cytokine responses can be detrimental...
  8. pmc A cohort study to assess the new WHO Japanese encephalitis surveillance standards
    Tom Solomon
    Viral Brain Infections Group, Divisions of Neurological Science, and Medical Microbiology, School of Tropical Medicine, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L9 7LJ, England
    Bull World Health Organ 86:178-86. 2008
    ..To assess the field-test version of the new WHO Japanese encephalitis (JE) surveillance standards...