Harry K Tagbor

Summary

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 Safe and efficacious artemisinin-based combination treatments for African pregnant women with malaria: a multicentre randomized control trial
    Michael Nambozi
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Reprod Health 12:5. 2015
  3. pmc The acceptability of intermittent screening and treatment versus intermittent preventive treatment during pregnancy: results from a qualitative study in Northern Ghana
    Christopher Pell
    Centre for Social Science and Global Health, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Malar J 13:432. 2014
  4. pmc Prevention and management of malaria during pregnancy: findings from a comparative qualitative study in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi
    Christopher Pell
    Centre for Social Science and Global Health, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Malar J 12:427. 2013
  5. pmc Mental health related determinants of parenting stress among urban mothers of young children--results from a birth-cohort study in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
    Nan Guo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:156. 2014
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Collaborators

  • Daniel Chandramohan
  • Brian Greenwood
  • Helen Counihan
  • Matthew Cairns
  • Christopher Pell
  • Arantza Meñaca
  • Abraham Hodgson
  • Samuel Chatio
  • Robert Pool
  • Nana A Afrah
  • Michael Nambozi
  • Nan Guo
  • Lucinda Manda-Taylor
  • Linda Kalilani
  • Florence Were
  • Lucy A Smith
  • Maminata Traore
  • Céline Schurmans
  • Raffaella Ravinetto
  • Theonest Mutabingwa
  • Gertrude Kalanda
  • Kamala Thriemer
  • Maaike De Crop
  • Tinto Halidou
  • Jean Pierre Van Geertruyden
  • Innocent Valea
  • Modest Mulenga
  • Linda Kalilani Phiri
  • Yves Claeys
  • Victor Mwapasa
  • David Mwakazanga
  • Umberto D'Alessandro
  • Joris Menten
  • Rebecca Hinz
  • Samuel Blay Nguah
  • Eliezer N'goran
  • Judith K Bass
  • Stefanie Schoppen
  • Torsten Feldt
  • Claus Barkmann
  • Dana Barthel
  • Kirsten A Eberhardt
  • Stephan Ehrhardt
  • John Appiah-Poku
  • Cecilia Tomori
  • Mathurin Koffi
  • Carola Bindt
  • Marguerite Te Bonle
  • Wibke Loag
  • Mary J Hamel
  • Peter Ouma
  • Jayne Webster
  • Gifty D Antwi
  • Rose O Adjei
  • Caroline Jones

Detail Information

Publications11

  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 Safe and efficacious artemisinin-based combination treatments for African pregnant women with malaria: a multicentre randomized control trial
    Michael Nambozi
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Reprod Health 12:5. 2015
    ..The little available information originates from South East Asia while in sub-Saharan Africa such information is still limited and needs to be provided...
  3. pmc The acceptability of intermittent screening and treatment versus intermittent preventive treatment during pregnancy: results from a qualitative study in Northern Ghana
    Christopher Pell
    Centre for Social Science and Global Health, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Malar J 13:432. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Prevention and management of malaria during pregnancy: findings from a comparative qualitative study in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi
    Christopher Pell
    Centre for Social Science and Global Health, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Malar J 12:427. 2013
    ..This article explores the social and cultural context to the uptake of these interventions at four sites across Africa...
  5. pmc Mental health related determinants of parenting stress among urban mothers of young children--results from a birth-cohort study in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
    Nan Guo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:156. 2014
    ..There are limited data on the parenting stress (PS) levels in sub-Saharan African mothers and on the association between ante- and postnatal depression and anxiety on PS...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...