James W Rudge

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc Distribution of selected healthcare resources for influenza pandemic response in Cambodia
    Sara U Schwanke Khilji
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 9th Floor, Satharanasukwisit Building, Mahidol University, 420 1 Rajavithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Int J Equity Health 12:82. 2013
  2. pmc Identifying host species driving transmission of schistosomiasis japonica, a multihost parasite system, in China
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London W2 1PG, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:11457-62. 2013
  3. pmc Development of a resource modelling tool to support decision makers in pandemic influenza preparedness: The AsiaFluCap Simulator
    Mart Lambertus Stein
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, Bilthoven, 3720, BA, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:870. 2012
  4. pmc Health system resource gaps and associated mortality from pandemic influenza across six Asian territories
    James W Rudge
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 7:e31800. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Papua New Guinea
    James W Rudge
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 9th Floor, Anek Prasong Building, Mahidol University, 420 6 Rajvithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Health Policy Plan 25:i48-52. 2010
  6. pmc Transmission of Schistosoma japonicum in marshland and hilly regions of China: parasite population genetic and sibship structure
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e781. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Evolution in a multi-host parasite: chronobiological circadian rhythm and population genetics of Schistosoma japonicum cercariae indicates contrasting definitive host reservoirs by habitat
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Int J Parasitol 39:1581-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Contrasting reservoirs for Schistosoma japonicum between marshland and hilly regions in Anhui, China--a two-year longitudinal parasitological survey
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Parasitology 137:99-110. 2010
  9. pmc Population genetics of Schistosoma japonicum within the Philippines suggest high levels of transmission between humans and dogs
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2:e340. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Indonesia
    Monica Desai
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:i43-47. 2010

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Publications19

  1. pmc Distribution of selected healthcare resources for influenza pandemic response in Cambodia
    Sara U Schwanke Khilji
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 9th Floor, Satharanasukwisit Building, Mahidol University, 420 1 Rajavithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Int J Equity Health 12:82. 2013
    ..Investigation of healthcare resource distribution can inform decisions regarding resource mobilization and investment for pandemic mitigation...
  2. pmc Identifying host species driving transmission of schistosomiasis japonica, a multihost parasite system, in China
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London W2 1PG, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:11457-62. 2013
    ..japonicum could prove more challenging in areas where rodents might maintain transmission. In conclusion, we show how mathematical modeling can give important insights into multihost transmission of indirectly transmitted pathogens. ..
  3. pmc Development of a resource modelling tool to support decision makers in pandemic influenza preparedness: The AsiaFluCap Simulator
    Mart Lambertus Stein
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, Bilthoven, 3720, BA, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:870. 2012
    ..As part of the AsiaFluCap project, we developed a comprehensive and flexible resource modelling tool to support public health officials in understanding and preparing for surges in resource demand during future pandemics...
  4. pmc Health system resource gaps and associated mortality from pandemic influenza across six Asian territories
    James W Rudge
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 7:e31800. 2012
    ..We aimed to estimate and compare the resource gaps, and potential mortalities associated with those gaps, for responding to pandemic influenza within and between six territories in Asia...
  5. doi request reprint Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Papua New Guinea
    James W Rudge
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 9th Floor, Anek Prasong Building, Mahidol University, 420 6 Rajvithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Health Policy Plan 25:i48-52. 2010
    ..Increasing Global Fund attention towards health system strengthening was viewed positively, but should acknowledge that system changes are slow, difficult to measure and require long-term support...
  6. pmc Transmission of Schistosoma japonicum in marshland and hilly regions of China: parasite population genetic and sibship structure
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e781. 2010
    ..Such results suggest a different transmission process within the hilly region from within the marshlands. Moreover, this is the first time that the sibling relationship analysis was applied to the transmission dynamics for S. japonicum...
  7. doi request reprint Evolution in a multi-host parasite: chronobiological circadian rhythm and population genetics of Schistosoma japonicum cercariae indicates contrasting definitive host reservoirs by habitat
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Int J Parasitol 39:1581-8. 2009
    ..Such parasite diversity could, in turn, provide an explanation for the different infection scenarios observed between the two regions, and hence have important applied implications in terms of targeted control of key reservoirs...
  8. doi request reprint Contrasting reservoirs for Schistosoma japonicum between marshland and hilly regions in Anhui, China--a two-year longitudinal parasitological survey
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Parasitology 137:99-110. 2010
    ..Such results may have implications for the current human- and bovine-oriented control policy for this medically and veterinarily important disease, particularly within the hilly regions of mainland China...
  9. pmc Population genetics of Schistosoma japonicum within the Philippines suggest high levels of transmission between humans and dogs
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2:e340. 2008
    ..japonicum transmission in the Philippines remain to be determined. We examined the population genetics of S. japonicum in the Philippines in order to elucidate transmission patterns across host species and geographic areas...
  10. doi request reprint Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Indonesia
    Monica Desai
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:i43-47. 2010
    ..However, this may hinder a robust exit strategy from Global Fund funding. Furthermore, Global Fund monetary incentives may result in staff shifting into HIV and TB programmes...
  11. doi request reprint Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Sandra Mounier-Jack
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:i37-42. 2010
    ..Unintended consequences concern the lack of alignment between national stated priorities (maternal and child health) and the strong focus of external partners, such as the Global Fund, on financing communicable disease programmes...
  12. pmc An analysis of health system resources in relation to pandemic response capacity in the Greater Mekong Subregion
    Piya Hanvoravongchai
    Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Health Geogr 11:53. 2012
    ..Investigation of healthcare resource distribution and inequalities can help determine the need for, and inform decisions regarding, resource sharing and mobilisation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Population genetic structure of Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma haematobium from across six sub-Saharan African countries: implications for epidemiology, evolution and control
    Charlotte M Gower
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, St Mary s Hospital Campus, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Acta Trop 128:261-74. 2013
    ..Our results are discussed in terms of their potential implications for the epidemiology and evolution of schistosomes as well as their subsequent control across sub-Saharan Africa. ..
  14. doi request reprint Parasite genetic differentiation by habitat type and host species: molecular epidemiology of Schistosoma japonicum in hilly and marshland areas of Anhui Province, China
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Mol Ecol 18:2134-47. 2009
    ..japonicum control, particularly in hilly regions where control of infection among wild rodent populations could be challenging...
  15. doi request reprint A conceptual and analytical approach to comparative analysis of country case studies: HIV and TB control programmes and health systems integration
    Richard Coker
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 9 Floor, Anek Prasong Building, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, 420 6 Rajvithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Health Policy Plan 25:i21-31. 2010
    ..We illustrate through a preliminary analysis how this framework can be applied to compare the impact of health systems integration and HIV and TB programmes in four countries in South-East Asia that were the subject of cases studies...
  16. doi request reprint Emerging infectious diseases in southeast Asia: regional challenges to control
    Richard J Coker
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Lancet 377:599-609. 2011
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  17. pmc Health systems' "surge capacity": state of the art and priorities for future research
    Samantha K Watson
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Milbank Q 91:78-122. 2013
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  18. pmc Understanding and managing zoonotic risk in the new livestock industries
    Marco Liverani
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom marco liverani lshtm ac uk
    Environ Health Perspect 121:873-7. 2013
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  19. ncbi request reprint Micro-epidemiology of urinary schistosomiasis in Zanzibar: Local risk factors associated with distribution of infections among schoolchildren and relevance for control
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London W2 1PG, UK
    Acta Trop 105:45-54. 2008
    ..Such knowledge is a prerequisite for focusing and improving schistosomiasis control at the local level...