Harry K Tagbor

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

Publications

  1. ncbi The safety of amodiaquine use in pregnant women
    Harry K Tagbor
    Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Private Mail Bag, University Post Office, Kumasi, Ghana
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 6:631-5. 2007
  2. pmc Performance of the OptiMAL dipstick in the diagnosis of malaria infection in pregnancy
    Harry Tagbor
    Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi, Ghana
    Ther Clin Risk Manag 4:631-6. 2008
  3. pmc Local illness concepts and their relevance for the prevention and control of malaria during pregnancy in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi: findings from a comparative qualitative study
    Arantza Meñaca
    Centre de Recerca en Salut Internacional de Barcelona CRESIB, Hospital Clínic Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Malar J 12:257. 2013
  4. pmc Intermittent screening and treatment versus intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: user acceptability
    Lucy A Smith
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Malar J 9:18. 2010
  5. ncbi Efficacy, safety, and tolerability of amodiaquine plus sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine used alone or in combination for malaria treatment in pregnancy: a randomised trial
    Harry Tagbor
    St Theresa s Hospital, Nkoranza, Ghana
    Lancet 368:1349-56. 2006
  6. doi The clinical impact of combining intermittent preventive treatment with home management of malaria in children aged below 5 years: cluster randomised trial
    Harry Tagbor
    Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    Trop Med Int Health 16:280-9. 2011
  7. pmc Intermittent screening and treatment versus intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: a randomised controlled non-inferiority trial
    Harry Tagbor
    Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    PLoS ONE 5:e14425. 2010

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Publications7

  1. ncbi The safety of amodiaquine use in pregnant women
    Harry K Tagbor
    Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Private Mail Bag, University Post Office, Kumasi, Ghana
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 6:631-5. 2007
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  2. pmc Performance of the OptiMAL dipstick in the diagnosis of malaria infection in pregnancy
    Harry Tagbor
    Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi, Ghana
    Ther Clin Risk Manag 4:631-6. 2008
    ..91 (95% CI of 0.90-0.92). The diagnostic accuracy of the OptiMAL((R)) dipstick is high and the test may have practical use in the diagnosis of malaria infection in pregnancy in malaria endemic countries...
  3. pmc Local illness concepts and their relevance for the prevention and control of malaria during pregnancy in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi: findings from a comparative qualitative study
    Arantza Meñaca
    Centre de Recerca en Salut Internacional de Barcelona CRESIB, Hospital Clínic Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Malar J 12:257. 2013
    ..Mindful of the biomedical and social complexity of MiP, this article explores and compares local understandings of MiP and their links with other pregnancy-related health problems...
  4. pmc Intermittent screening and treatment versus intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: user acceptability
    Lucy A Smith
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Malar J 9:18. 2010
    ..This paper reports on a complementary study investigating the acceptability of the different strategies to women enrolled in the trial...
  5. ncbi Efficacy, safety, and tolerability of amodiaquine plus sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine used alone or in combination for malaria treatment in pregnancy: a randomised trial
    Harry Tagbor
    St Theresa s Hospital, Nkoranza, Ghana
    Lancet 368:1349-56. 2006
    ..We aimed to assess the safety and efficacy of amodiaquine alone or in combination with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine as alternative regimens...
  6. doi The clinical impact of combining intermittent preventive treatment with home management of malaria in children aged below 5 years: cluster randomised trial
    Harry Tagbor
    Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    Trop Med Int Health 16:280-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the impact of seasonal intermittent preventive treatment (IPTc) on malaria-related morbidity in children <5 years of age who already had access to home-based management of malaria (HMM) for presumptive treatment of fevers...
  7. pmc Intermittent screening and treatment versus intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: a randomised controlled non-inferiority trial
    Harry Tagbor
    Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    PLoS ONE 5:e14425. 2010
    ..Therefore, we have investigated whether screening with a rapid diagnostic test and treatment of those who are positive (IST) at routine antenatal clinic attendances is as effective and as safe as SP-IPTp in pregnant women...