P Mangtani

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Formative research on the feasibility of hygiene interventions for influenza control in UK primary schools
    Wolf Peter Schmidt
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:390. 2009
  2. pmc Trends in influenza vaccination uptake among people aged over 74 years, 1997-2000: survey of 73 general practices in Britain
    Elizabeth Breeze
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 5:8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The association of respiratory syncytial virus infection and influenza with emergency admissions for respiratory disease in London: an analysis of routine surveillance data
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 42:640-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in influenza vaccine uptake among people aged over 74 years in Britain
    Punam Mangtani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Prev Med 41:545-53. 2005
  5. pmc Validation of influenza and pneumococcal vaccine status in adults based on self-report
    P Mangtani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 135:139-43. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint A cohort study of the effectiveness of influenza vaccine in older people, performed using the United Kingdom general practice research database
    Punam Mangtani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 190:1-10. 2004
  7. pmc Cross-sectional survey of older peoples' views related to influenza vaccine uptake
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:249. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint An economic analysis of a pneumococcal vaccine programme in people aged over 64 years in a developed country setting
    Punam Mangtani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:565-74. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccine in adults in more developed countries: the state of the evidence
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 3:71-8. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Haemophilus influenzae type b disease in HIV-infected children: a review of the disease epidemiology and effectiveness of Hib conjugate vaccines
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Vaccine 28:1677-83. 2010

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. pmc Formative research on the feasibility of hygiene interventions for influenza control in UK primary schools
    Wolf Peter Schmidt
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:390. 2009
    ..However, the feasibility and acceptability of effective school-based hygiene interventions is not clear...
  2. pmc Trends in influenza vaccination uptake among people aged over 74 years, 1997-2000: survey of 73 general practices in Britain
    Elizabeth Breeze
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 5:8. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The association of respiratory syncytial virus infection and influenza with emergency admissions for respiratory disease in London: an analysis of routine surveillance data
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 42:640-6. 2006
    ..Both RSV infection and influenza are seasonally related, and it is difficult to disentangle one from the other and to disentangle infection from the season and the cold...
  4. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in influenza vaccine uptake among people aged over 74 years in Britain
    Punam Mangtani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Prev Med 41:545-53. 2005
    ..Little information exists on the relationship between uptake and need. We assessed factors influencing uptake and equity in uptake in over 74 year olds...
  5. pmc Validation of influenza and pneumococcal vaccine status in adults based on self-report
    P Mangtani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 135:139-43. 2007
    ..The study also confirms that self-report of influenza vaccination could be relied upon if rapid knowledge of uptake is required...
  6. ncbi request reprint A cohort study of the effectiveness of influenza vaccine in older people, performed using the United Kingdom general practice research database
    Punam Mangtani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 190:1-10. 2004
    ..A concern is that individuals who are vaccinated are healthier than individuals who are not vaccinated, potentially biasing estimates of effectiveness upward...
  7. pmc Cross-sectional survey of older peoples' views related to influenza vaccine uptake
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:249. 2006
    ..Little is also known about the views of the more vulnerable older population over the age of 74 years...
  8. ncbi request reprint An economic analysis of a pneumococcal vaccine programme in people aged over 64 years in a developed country setting
    Punam Mangtani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:565-74. 2005
    ..Decisions are often made based on partial information. We examined the policy implications by exploring the potential economic benefit to society and the health sector of pneumococcal vaccination in older adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccine in adults in more developed countries: the state of the evidence
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 3:71-8. 2003
    ..Most, but not all, observational studies confirm a protective effect against bacteraemia. An effect on mortality in more developed countries has yet to be documented...
  10. doi request reprint Haemophilus influenzae type b disease in HIV-infected children: a review of the disease epidemiology and effectiveness of Hib conjugate vaccines
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Vaccine 28:1677-83. 2010
    ..Until more definitive evidence is available, physicians may also need to consider a booster dose for such children irrespective of ART status. In any updating of vaccine schedules, HIV-infected children need particular consideration...
  11. pmc Cancer mortality in ethnic South Asian migrants in England and Wales (1993-2003): patterns in the overall population and in first and subsequent generations
    P Mangtani
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 102:1438-43. 2010
    ..Cancer mortality has been examined among ethnic South Asian migrants in England and Wales, but not by generation of migration...
  12. doi request reprint Validation and utility of a computerized South Asian names and group recognition algorithm in ascertaining South Asian ethnicity in the national renal registry
    D Nitsch
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    QJM 102:865-72. 2009
    ..Ethnic origin is a key variable, but it is only recorded for 76% patients overall in the UKRR and there is wide variation in the degree of its completeness between renal centres. Most South Asians have distinctive names...
  13. pmc Heterogeneity of breast cancer risk within the South Asian female population in England: a population-based case-control study of first-generation migrants
    V A McCormack
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 90:160-6. 2004
    ..49, 95% CI: 0.85, 2.63). These findings reveal differences in breast cancer risk between South Asian ethnic subgroups, which were not fully explained by reproductive differences, but were partly accounted for by diet and body size...
  14. ncbi request reprint Validation of a food frequency questionnaire to assess macro- and micro-nutrient intake among South Asians in the United Kingdom
    Leena Sevak
    Dept of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Eur J Nutr 43:160-8. 2004
    ..It is useful to investigate the experience of disease and dietary exposures for aetiological clues in South Asians. The FFQ was designed for a population-based case-control study of diet and breast cancer...
  15. pmc Risk factors for testicular cancer: a case-control study in twins
    A J Swerdlow
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Br J Cancer 80:1098-102. 1999
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a computerized South Asian Names and Group Recognition Algorithm (SANGRA) for use in British health-related studies
    K Nanchahal
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    J Public Health Med 23:278-85. 2001
    ..South Asians, one of the largest minority ethnic groups in Britain, have distinctive names that also allow differentiation of the main sub-groups with their important differences in health-related exposures and disease risks...
  17. ncbi request reprint Phyto-oestrogen intake and plasma concentrations in South Asian and native British women resident in England
    Dee Bhakta
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Nutr 95:1150-8. 2006
    ..The present study does not support the hypothesis that differences in phytoestrogen intake, or in circulating levels, could explain differences in hormone-related cancer risks between these two populations...
  18. ncbi request reprint A semiquantitative food frequency questionnaire is a valid indicator of the usual intake of phytoestrogens by south Asian women in the UK relative to multiple 24-h dietary recalls and multiple plasma samples
    Dee Bhakta
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Nutr 135:116-23. 2005
    ..46 vs. 0.95 and 0.45, respectively) and daidzein (0.67 vs. 0.83 and 0.45, respectively). This FFQ is thus a relatively valid tool with which to estimate phytoestrogen intake among South Asian women in the UK...
  19. doi request reprint Frequency and patterns of contact with domestic poultry and potential risk of H5N1 transmission to humans living in rural Cambodia
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Influenza Other Respi Viruses 2:155-63. 2008
    ..We collected new data from six geographic regions to examine patterns of human contact with poultry among rural farmers in Cambodia and identify populations with the highest potential exposure to H5N1...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lifelong vegetarianism and risk of breast cancer: a population-based case-control study among South Asian migrant women living in England
    Isabel dos Santos Silva
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Int J Cancer 99:238-44. 2002
    ....
  21. pmc School closures and student contact patterns
    Charlotte Jackson
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:245-7. 2011
    ..School closure was associated with a 65% reduction in the mean total number of contacts for each student...
  22. pmc Effect of influenza vaccination on excess deaths occurring during periods of high circulation of influenza: cohort study in elderly people
    Ben G Armstrong
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 329:660. 2004
    ..To estimate the protection against death provided by vaccination against influenza...
  23. pmc Vulnerability to winter mortality in elderly people in Britain: population based study
    Paul Wilkinson
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 329:647. 2004
    ..To examine the determinants of vulnerability to winter mortality in elderly British people...
  24. ncbi request reprint Phyto-oestrogen intake and breast cancer risk in South Asian women in England: findings from a population-based case-control study
    Isabel dos Santos Silva
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 15:805-18. 2004
    ..This study investigates whether intake of phyto-oestrogens is associated with breast cancer risk in South Asian women from the Indian subcontinent, whose diet is rich in pulses and vegetables but poor in soyfoods...
  25. pmc Estimates of the transmissibility of the 1968 (Hong Kong) influenza pandemic: evidence of increased transmissibility between successive waves
    Charlotte Jackson
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene andTropical Medicine, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 171:465-78. 2010
    ..This might partly explain the larger outbreaks in the second wave as compared with the first. This potential for change in viral behavior may have consequences for future pandemic mitigation strategies...
  26. doi request reprint Methodology and measurement of the effectiveness of Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine: systematic review
    Rosalyn E O'Loughlin
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Vaccine 28:6128-36. 2010
    ..However, the effectiveness of Hib vaccine has been well documented so the need for future VE Hib studies is minimal...
  27. pmc Sexually transmitted infections in women who have sex with women
    J V Bailey
    King s College, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 80:244-6. 2004
    ..To describe the prevalence of sexually transmitted infection (STIs) in a sample of women who have sex with women (WSW) and to identify risk factors for the acquisition of STI...
  28. doi request reprint Factors associated with being lost to follow-up before completing tuberculosis treatment: analysis of surveillance data
    E R C Millett
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1223-31. 2013
    ..Patients at risk of being lost require enhanced case management and novel case retention methods are needed to prevent this group contributing towards onward transmission...
  29. pmc Survival from breast cancer among South Asian and non-South Asian women resident in South East England
    I Dos Santos Silva
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:508-12. 2003
    ..001). These findings indicate that the higher survival from breast cancer in the first 10 years after diagnosis among South Asian was not due to differences in age at diagnosis, socioeconomic deprivation or disease stage at presentation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Estimates of the reproduction numbers of Spanish influenza using morbidity data
    Emilia Vynnycky
    Modelling and Economics Unit, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, 61 Colindale Avenue, Colindale, London, NW9 5HT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 36:881-9. 2007
    ..Many of the analyses to date have involved fitting predictions from a transmission model to the observed epidemic curves from different settings...
  31. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding and cardiovascular mortality: the Boyd Orr cohort and a systematic review with meta-analysis
    Richard M Martin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, Avon BS8 2PR, UK
    Eur Heart J 25:778-86. 2004
    ..To investigate the association of breastfeeding with all-cause, cardiovascular, and ischaemic heart disease mortality...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence rates among South Asians in four geographic regions: India, Singapore, UK and US
    Tanuja Rastogi
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 37:147-60. 2008
    ..Examining such rates may provide us with insights into future aetiological research possibilities as well as screening and prevention...
  33. pmc Changing disease patterns in South Asians in the UK
    M Justin S Zaman
    J R Soc Med 100:254-5. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination in pregnancy: current evidence and selected national policies
    Tippi K Mak
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:44-52. 2008
    ..The evidence of excess mortality in two previous influenza pandemics supports vaccinating in any trimester during a pandemic...