R W Peeling

Summary

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

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Diagnostics in a digital age: an opportunity to strengthen health systems and improve health outcomes
    Rosanna W Peeling
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int Health 7:384-9. 2015
  2. pmc The implementation of an external quality assurance method for point- of- care tests for HIV and syphilis in Tanzania
    Pieter W Smit
    Leiden Cytology and Pathology Laboratory, Leiden, Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 13:530. 2013
  3. pmc Regulation of medical diagnostics and medical devices in the East African community partner states
    Simon Peter Rugera
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:524. 2014
  4. pmc Point-of-Care Tests to Strengthen Health Systems and Save Newborn Lives: The Case of Syphilis
    David C Mabey
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001233. 2012
  5. pmc Systematic review of the performance of HIV viral load technologies on plasma samples
    Kimberly A Sollis
    Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e85869. 2014
  6. pmc Systematic review of the use of dried blood spots for monitoring HIV viral load and for early infant diagnosis
    Pieter W Smit
    Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e86461. 2014
  7. pmc Lovastatin for adult patients with dengue: protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    James Whitehorn
    Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trials 13:203. 2012
  8. pmc The development and validation of dried blood spots for external quality assurance of syphilis serology
    Pieter W Smit
    Leiden Cytology and Pathology Laboratory, Leiden, The Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 13:102. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Introducing new diagnostics into STI control programmes: the importance of programme science
    Rosanna W Peeling
    Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 89:115-9. 2013
  10. pmc Performance of a dipstick dye immunoassay for rapid screening of Schistosoma japonicum infection in areas of low endemicity
    Jing Xu
    National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, WHO Collaborating Center for Malaria, Schistosomiasis and Filariasis, Shanghai, People s Republic of China
    Parasit Vectors 4:87. 2011

Collaborators

  • D Mabey
  • P Vickerman
  • M Alary
  • Yue ping Yin
  • Fern Terris-Prestholt
  • Sedona Sweeney
  • Xiang Sheng Chen
  • J Li
  • Solomon Nwaka
  • V Patel
  • B West
  • K Gausia
  • S Hawkes
  • S Foster
  • Tikki Pang
  • F Terris Prestholt
  • Pieter W Smit
  • Kimberly A Sollis
  • David Barnett
  • Simon Peter Rugera
  • Vincent Habiyambere
  • Ben Cheng
  • Nathan Ford
  • Marco Vitoria
  • Shaffiq Essajee
  • Susan Fiscus
  • Wendy Stevens
  • Suzanne M Crowe
  • Thomas Denny
  • Alan Landay
  • John Changalucha
  • Julius Mngara
  • Jim Todd
  • Thomas van der Vlis
  • James Whitehorn
  • Jing Xu
  • H A Weiss
  • Stanley Sonoiya
  • Rehema Forgen Mariki
  • Jos Perrins
  • Gladys Akimana
  • Henry Kajumbula
  • Wesley Ronoh
  • Ruth McNerney
  • Albert K Poon
  • Said Yusuf Said
  • Joseph H PerriĆ«ns
  • Servilien Mpawenimana
  • Anthony Toroitich
  • Elizabeth Kamau
  • Hans Korporaal
  • Mark Urassa
  • Benjamin D Clark
  • Aura Andreasen
  • Basia Zaba
  • Laura Merson
  • Marcel Wolbers
  • Nguyen Van Hao
  • Nguyen Van Vinh Chau
  • Luong Thi Hue Tai
  • Bridget Wills
  • Cameron Simmons
  • Jeremy Farrar
  • Nguyen Thanh Truong
  • Nguyen Thi Phuong Dung
  • Tran Tinh Hien
  • Qi zhi Wang
  • Dan Dan Lin
  • Xiao Hua Wu
  • Jia gang Guo
  • Xiao Nong Zhou
  • Ting Feng
  • Li Tang
  • B R Kirkwood

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Diagnostics in a digital age: an opportunity to strengthen health systems and improve health outcomes
    Rosanna W Peeling
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int Health 7:384-9. 2015
    ..Data connectivity also allows control programmes to monitor the quality of tests and testing, and optimise supply chain management; thus, increasing the efficiency of healthcare systems and improving patient outcomes. ..
  2. pmc The implementation of an external quality assurance method for point- of- care tests for HIV and syphilis in Tanzania
    Pieter W Smit
    Leiden Cytology and Pathology Laboratory, Leiden, Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 13:530. 2013
    ..A study was performed in ten health centres in Tanzania, to implement the use of dried blood spots (DBS) as an EQA method for HIV and syphilis (POCTs)...
  3. pmc Regulation of medical diagnostics and medical devices in the East African community partner states
    Simon Peter Rugera
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:524. 2014
    ..A study was undertaken to assess regulation of medical diagnostics and medical devices across Partner States of the East African Community (EAC)...
  4. pmc Point-of-Care Tests to Strengthen Health Systems and Save Newborn Lives: The Case of Syphilis
    David C Mabey
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001233. 2012
    ..Rosanna Peeling and colleagues describe their experience of introducing point-of-care testing to screen for syphilis in pregnant women living in low- and middle-income countries...
  5. pmc Systematic review of the performance of HIV viral load technologies on plasma samples
    Kimberly A Sollis
    Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e85869. 2014
    ..Since 2010 the World Health Organization has recommended a phase-in approach to VL monitoring in resource-limited settings. We conducted a systematic review of the accuracy and precision of HIV VL technologies for treatment monitoring...
  6. pmc Systematic review of the use of dried blood spots for monitoring HIV viral load and for early infant diagnosis
    Pieter W Smit
    Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e86461. 2014
    ..We systematically reviewed evidence on the performance of DBS compared to plasma for VL monitoring and EID...
  7. pmc Lovastatin for adult patients with dengue: protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    James Whitehorn
    Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trials 13:203. 2012
    ..This paper describes the protocol for a randomised controlled trial investigating a short course of lovastatin therapy in adult patients with dengue...
  8. pmc The development and validation of dried blood spots for external quality assurance of syphilis serology
    Pieter W Smit
    Leiden Cytology and Pathology Laboratory, Leiden, The Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 13:102. 2013
    ..We determined the feasibility of using dried blood spots (DBS) as specimens for quality assurance of syphilis serological assays...
  9. doi request reprint Introducing new diagnostics into STI control programmes: the importance of programme science
    Rosanna W Peeling
    Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 89:115-9. 2013
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  10. pmc Performance of a dipstick dye immunoassay for rapid screening of Schistosoma japonicum infection in areas of low endemicity
    Jing Xu
    National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, WHO Collaborating Center for Malaria, Schistosomiasis and Filariasis, Shanghai, People s Republic of China
    Parasit Vectors 4:87. 2011
    ..Stool samples were collected and examined by the Kato-Katz method and the miracidium hatching technique. Serum samples, separated from whole blood of participants, were tested by DDIA...
  11. pmc The epidemic of sexually transmitted infections in China: implications for control and future perspectives
    Xiang Sheng Chen
    National Center for STD Control, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College Institute of Dermatology, Nanjing, China
    BMC Med 9:111. 2011
    ..Programmes for the control of STIs should be immediate priorities in China, and primary and secondary prevention strategies are vital to this process...
  12. doi request reprint Drugs and diagnostic innovations to improve global health
    Rosanna W Peeling
    Department of Clinical Research, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 25:693-705, xi. 2011
    ..These emerging approaches and the need for increased investment in human and financial resources to support them are discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Point-of-care tests for diagnosing infections in the developing world
    R W Peeling
    Diagnostic Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:1062-9. 2010
    ..Continuing advocacy and training in the use of POC tests are needed, and systems for quality control of POC tests need to be developed if they are to achieve their maximum potential...
  14. doi request reprint Diagnostic challenges of sexually transmitted infections in resource-limited settings
    Rosanna W Peeling
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Future Microbiol 4:1271-82. 2009
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  15. pmc Modelling the cost-effectiveness of introducing rapid syphilis tests into an antenatal syphilis screening programme in Mwanza, Tanzania
    P Vickerman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:v38-43. 2006
    ..This analysis estimates the relative cost-effectiveness of using these POC tests in the Mwanza syphilis screening intervention...
  16. pmc Modelling the cost effectiveness of rapid point of care diagnostic tests for the control of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers
    P Vickerman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:403-12. 2006
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  17. pmc Lymphogranuloma venereum
    D Mabey
    Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 78:90-2. 2002
    ..It is rare in industrialised countries, but is endemic in parts of Africa, Asia, South America, and the Caribbean. We discuss its clinical features, diagnosis, and management...
  18. ncbi request reprint Reproductive-tract infections in women in low-income, low-prevalence situations: assessment of syndromic management in Matlab, Bangladesh
    S Hawkes
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, and Centre for Health and Population Research, Bangladesh
    Lancet 354:1776-81. 1999
    ..This intervention was initially developed in areas where prevalence of such infections is high. We investigated the clinical effectiveness and cost of this approach among a group of women with a low prevalence of infection...
  19. pmc Prospective, multi-centre clinic-based evaluation of four rapid diagnostic tests for syphilis
    D Mabey
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:v13-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate prospectively four rapid, point-of-care serological tests for syphilis in prenatal or high risk populations in four countries...
  20. ncbi request reprint Spousal sexual violence and poverty are risk factors for sexually transmitted infections in women: a longitudinal study of women in Goa, India
    H A Weiss
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 84:133-9. 2008
    ..To describe factors associated with incident sexually transmitted infections (STI) in a population-based sample of women in Goa, India...
  21. pmc Sensitivity requirements for the point of care diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in women
    P Vickerman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 79:363-7. 2003
    ..This study estimates the required sensitivity of POC tests that ensures as many STIs are averted as with current gold standard tests...