S M Filteau

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Role of breast-feeding in managing malnutrition and infectious disease
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 59:565-72. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Breast milk immune factors in Bangladeshi women supplemented postpartum with retinol or beta-carotene
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:953-8. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of antenatal vitamin A and beta-carotene supplementation on gut integrity of infants of HIV-infected South African women
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 32:464-70. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A status does not influence neopterin production during illness or health in South African children
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 80:75-9. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of the retinol-binding protein: transthyretin ratio for assessment of vitamin A status during the acute-phase response
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 83:513-20. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation in breastmilk HIV-1 viral load in left and right breasts during the first 3 months of lactation
    J F Willumsen
    Centre for International Child Health, London, UK
    AIDS 15:1896-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin in disabled and non-disabled children in an Indian slum population
    A C Freeman
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:967-72. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of armspan, arm length and tibia length as predictors of actual height of disabled and nondisabled children in Dharavi, Mumbai, India
    A K Yousafzai
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:1230-4. 2003

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Role of breast-feeding in managing malnutrition and infectious disease
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 59:565-72. 2000
    ..The present review will examine these challenges to the basis of the international infant feeding recommendations and will suggest that the science does actually support the policy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Breast milk immune factors in Bangladeshi women supplemented postpartum with retinol or beta-carotene
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:953-8. 1999
    ..Our hypothesis was that postpartum supplementation with vitamin A increases milk concentrations of certain soluble immune factors...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of antenatal vitamin A and beta-carotene supplementation on gut integrity of infants of HIV-infected South African women
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 32:464-70. 2001
    ..Vitamin A is important for protection against diarrhea, and supplements may benefit gut function of infants of HIV-infected mothers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A status does not influence neopterin production during illness or health in South African children
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 80:75-9. 1998
    ..The results indicate that, contrary to what is observed in rodents under experimental conditions, poor vitamin A status is not associated with altered regulation of IFN-gamma production in children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of the retinol-binding protein: transthyretin ratio for assessment of vitamin A status during the acute-phase response
    S M Filteau
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 83:513-20. 2000
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  6. ncbi request reprint Variation in breastmilk HIV-1 viral load in left and right breasts during the first 3 months of lactation
    J F Willumsen
    Centre for International Child Health, London, UK
    AIDS 15:1896-8. 2001
    ..Breastmilk HIV-1 load was undetectable in approximately one-third of samples...
  7. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin in disabled and non-disabled children in an Indian slum population
    A C Freeman
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:967-72. 2002
    ..To assess the concentration of serum leptin in a population of malnourished children and to compare the leptin levels of disabled and non-disabled children in this population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of armspan, arm length and tibia length as predictors of actual height of disabled and nondisabled children in Dharavi, Mumbai, India
    A K Yousafzai
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:1230-4. 2003
    ..To investigate appropriate measurements to predict height in children with physical impairments to facilitate the accurate assessment of nutritional status in field studies...