Peter W Gething

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Climate change and the global malaria recession
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Nature 465:342-5. 2010
  2. pmc Bayesian geostatistics in health cartography: the perspective of malaria
    Anand P Patil
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, The Tinbergen Building, South Parks Road, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK OX1 3PS
    Trends Parasitol 27:246-53. 2011
  3. pmc Declining malaria in Africa: improving the measurement of progress
    Peter W Gething
    Department of Zoology, Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 13:39. 2014
  4. pmc Urbanization and the global malaria recession
    Andrew J Tatem
    Department of Geography and Environment, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK
    Malar J 12:133. 2013
  5. pmc The effects of urbanization on global Plasmodium vivax malaria transmission
    Qiuyin Qi
    Department of Geography and Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Malar J 11:403. 2012
  6. pmc Geographical access to care at birth in Ghana: a barrier to safe motherhood
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, United Kingdom
    BMC Public Health 12:991. 2012
  7. pmc A long neglected world malaria map: Plasmodium vivax endemicity in 2010
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1814. 2012
  8. pmc Can mobile phone data improve emergency response to natural disasters?
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 8:e1001085. 2011
  9. pmc A new world malaria map: Plasmodium falciparum endemicity in 2010
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 10:378. 2011
  10. pmc The effects of spatial population dataset choice on estimates of population at risk of disease
    Andrew J Tatem
    Department of Geography, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Popul Health Metr 9:4. 2011

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. pmc Climate change and the global malaria recession
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Nature 465:342-5. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc Bayesian geostatistics in health cartography: the perspective of malaria
    Anand P Patil
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, The Tinbergen Building, South Parks Road, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK OX1 3PS
    Trends Parasitol 27:246-53. 2011
    ..These predictions account for each map in the sample, yielding an appropriate level of predictive precision...
  3. pmc Declining malaria in Africa: improving the measurement of progress
    Peter W Gething
    Department of Zoology, Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 13:39. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Urbanization and the global malaria recession
    Andrew J Tatem
    Department of Geography and Environment, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK
    Malar J 12:133. 2013
    ..The urbanization process results in profound socio-economic and landscape changes that reduce malaria transmission, but the magnitude and extent of these effects on global endemicity reductions are poorly understood...
  5. pmc The effects of urbanization on global Plasmodium vivax malaria transmission
    Qiuyin Qi
    Department of Geography and Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Malar J 11:403. 2012
    ..In this study, a set of 10,003 community-based P. vivax parasite rate (PvPR) surveys are used to explore the relationships between PvPR in urban and rural settings...
  6. pmc Geographical access to care at birth in Ghana: a barrier to safe motherhood
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, United Kingdom
    BMC Public Health 12:991. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc A long neglected world malaria map: Plasmodium vivax endemicity in 2010
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1814. 2012
    ..falciparum, representing a barrier to rational strategies for control and elimination. Here we present the first systematic effort to map the global endemicity of this hitherto neglected parasite...
  8. pmc Can mobile phone data improve emergency response to natural disasters?
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 8:e1001085. 2011
  9. pmc A new world malaria map: Plasmodium falciparum endemicity in 2010
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 10:378. 2011
    ..falciparum that underpin contemporary questions in malaria control: the entomological inoculation rate (PfEIR) and the basic reproductive number (PfR)...
  10. pmc The effects of spatial population dataset choice on estimates of population at risk of disease
    Andrew J Tatem
    Department of Geography, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Popul Health Metr 9:4. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  11. pmc A spatial national health facility database for public health sector planning in Kenya in 2008
    Abdisalan M Noor
    Malaria Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Centre for Geographic Medicine, KEMRI, University of Oxford, Wellcome Trust Collaborative Programme, Kenyatta National Hospital Grounds behind NASCOP, Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Health Geogr 8:13. 2009
    ..The spatial referencing of service providers to allow their representation in a geographic information system is vital if the full planning potential of such data is to be realized...
  12. pmc The risks of malaria infection in Kenya in 2009
    Abdisalan M Noor
    Centre for Geographic Medicine, KEMRI University of Oxford, Kenyatta National Hospital Grounds, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Infect Dis 9:180. 2009
    ..Here we present a new map of malaria risk for Kenya in 2009...
  13. pmc Quantifying aggregated uncertainty in Plasmodium falciparum malaria prevalence and populations at risk via efficient space-time geostatistical joint simulation
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Comput Biol 6:e1000724. 2010
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  14. pmc Estimating the number of paediatric fevers associated with malaria infection presenting to Africa's public health sector in 2007
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 7:e1000301. 2010
    ..Here we compute the number of fevers likely to present to public health facilities in Africa and the estimated number of these fevers likely to be infected with Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasites...
  15. pmc Modelling the global constraints of temperature on transmission of Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:92. 2011
    ....
  16. pmc The global distribution and burden of dengue
    Samir Bhatt
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Nature 496:504-7. 2013
    ....
  17. pmc A global map of dominant malaria vectors
    Marianne E Sinka
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Parasit Vectors 5:69. 2012
    ..Global maps, in particular those based on vector distributions, have long been used to help visualise the global extent of malaria. Few, however, have been created with the support of a comprehensive and extensive evidence-based approach...
  18. pmc Global epidemiology of sickle haemoglobin in neonates: a contemporary geostatistical model-based map and population estimates
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 381:142-51. 2013
    ..Moreover, the precision of available national estimates of heterozygous (AS) and homozygous (SS) neonates is unknown. We aimed to provide evidence-based estimates at various scales, with uncertainty measures...
  19. pmc Estimating the global clinical burden of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in 2007
    Simon I Hay
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 7:e1000290. 2010
    ....
  20. pmc G6PD deficiency prevalence and estimates of affected populations in malaria endemic countries: a geostatistical model-based map
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001339. 2012
    ..We present a continuous evidence-based prevalence map of G6PDd and estimates of affected populations, together with a national index of relative haemolytic risk...
  21. pmc The global public health significance of Plasmodium vivax
    Katherine E Battle
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Adv Parasitol 80:1-111. 2012
    ..This information along with recent data documenting the severe morbid and fatal consequences of P. vivax infection indicates that the public health significance of P. vivax is likely to have been seriously underestimated...
  22. pmc The dominant Anopheles vectors of human malaria in the Asia-Pacific region: occurrence data, distribution maps and bionomic précis
    Marianne E Sinka
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:89. 2011
    ....
  23. pmc The distribution of haemoglobin C and its prevalence in newborns in Africa
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Sci Rep 3:1671. 2013
    ..The expected annual numbers of AC and CC newborns in Africa were 672,117 (interquartile range (IQR): 642,116-705,163) and 28,703 (IQR: 26,027-31,958), respectively. These numbers are about two times previous estimates...
  24. pmc Global mapping of infectious disease
    Simon I Hay
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 368:20120250. 2013
    ....
  25. pmc Defining the relationship between Plasmodium falciparum parasite rate and clinical disease: statistical models for disease burden estimation
    Anand P Patil
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Malar J 8:186. 2009
    ..This relationship can help provide an informed basis to define malaria burdens in areas where health statistics are inadequate...
  26. pmc The international limits and population at risk of Plasmodium vivax transmission in 2009
    Carlos A Guerra
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e774. 2010
    ..vivax malaria, together with estimates of the human population at risk (PAR) of any level of transmission in 2009...
  27. pmc Global temperature constraints on Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus persistence and competence for dengue virus transmission
    Oliver J Brady
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Parasit Vectors 7:338. 2014
    ..Previous attempts to analyse the effect of temperature on the geographic distribution of dengue have not considered its dynamic intra-annual and diurnal change and its cumulative effects on mosquito and virus populations...
  28. pmc Geographical variation in Plasmodium vivax relapse
    Katherine E Battle
    Department of Zoology, Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 13:144. 2014
    ..Here observed patterns of relapse periodicity are used to generate predictions of relapse incidence within geographic regions representative of varying parasite transmission...
  29. pmc The global distribution of the Duffy blood group
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Nat Commun 2:266. 2011
    ..vivax malaria parasite...
  30. pmc Modelling adult Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus survival at different temperatures in laboratory and field settings
    Oliver J Brady
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Tinbergen Building, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Parasit Vectors 6:351. 2013
    ....
  31. pmc The dominant Anopheles vectors of human malaria in Africa, Europe and the Middle East: occurrence data, distribution maps and bionomic précis
    Marianne E Sinka
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Parasit Vectors 3:117. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  32. pmc Air temperature suitability for Plasmodium falciparum malaria transmission in Africa 2000-2012: a high-resolution spatiotemporal prediction
    Daniel J Weiss
    Department of Zoology, Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 13:171. 2014
    ..Existing continental or global models, however, are synoptic in nature and so do not characterize inter-annual variability in seasonal patterns of temperature suitability, reducing their utility for predicting malaria risk...
  33. pmc Refining the global spatial limits of dengue virus transmission by evidence-based consensus
    Oliver J Brady
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1760. 2012
    ..Here we bring together all available information on dengue occurrence using a novel approach to produce an evidence consensus map of the disease range that highlights nations with an uncertain dengue status...
  34. pmc Funding for malaria control 2006-2010: a comprehensive global assessment
    David M Pigott
    Department of Zoology, Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 11:246. 2012
    ....
  35. pmc The dominant Anopheles vectors of human malaria in the Americas: occurrence data, distribution maps and bionomic précis
    Marianne E Sinka
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Parasit Vectors 3:72. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  36. pmc A world malaria map: Plasmodium falciparum endemicity in 2007
    Simon I Hay
    Malaria Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Centre for Geographic Medicine, Kenya Medical Research Institute University of Oxford Wellcome TrustCollaborative Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS Med 6:e1000048. 2009
    ..It is exactly 40 y since the last global map of malaria endemicity was published. This paper describes the generation of a new world map of Plasmodium falciparum malaria endemicity for the year 2007...
  37. pmc Developing global maps of the dominant anopheles vectors of human malaria
    Simon I Hay
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 7:e1000209. 2010
    ..Simon Hay and colleagues describe how the Malaria Atlas Project has collated anopheline occurrence data to map the geographic distributions of the dominant mosquito vectors of human malaria...
  38. pmc Global distribution of the sickle cell gene and geographical confirmation of the malaria hypothesis
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Nat Commun 1:104. 2010
    ..We find geographical support for the malaria hypothesis globally; the relationship is relatively strong in Africa but cannot be resolved in the Americas or in Asia...
  39. pmc Defining the geographical range of the Plasmodium knowlesi reservoir
    Catherine L Moyes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2780. 2014
    ..We undertook a systematic review and ranked the existing evidence, at a subnational spatial scale, to investigate the potential geographical range of the parasite reservoir capable of infecting humans...