Louise A Kelly-Hope

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Affiliation: University of Liverpool
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Evidence of an 'invitation' effect in feeding sylvatic Stegomyia albopicta from Cambodia
    J Derek Charlwood
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Parasit Vectors 7:324. 2014
  2. pmc Innovative tools for assessing risks for severe adverse events in areas of overlapping Loa loa and other filarial distributions: the application of micro-stratification mapping
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Department of Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Parasit Vectors 7:307. 2014
  3. pmc Lymphatic filariasis in Papua New Guinea: distribution at district level and impact of mass drug administration, 1980 to 2011
    Patricia M Graves
    Department of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns and Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Parasit Vectors 6:7. 2013
  4. pmc Diversity and transmission competence in lymphatic filariasis vectors in West Africa, and the implications for accelerated elimination of Anopheles-transmitted filariasis
    Dziedzom K de Souza
    Parasitology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon Accra, Ghana
    Parasit Vectors 5:259. 2012
  5. pmc Geographic coincidence of increased malaria transmission hazard and vulnerability occurring at the periphery of two Tanzanian villages
    Tanya L Russell
    Ifakara Health Institute, Environmental Sciences Thematic Group, Ifakara, Tanzania
    Malar J 12:24. 2013
  6. pmc Can malaria vector control accelerate the interruption of lymphatic filariasis transmission in Africa; capturing a window of opportunity?
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Parasit Vectors 6:39. 2013
  7. pmc Lymphatic filariasis in the Democratic Republic of Congo; micro-stratification overlap mapping (MOM) as a prerequisite for control and surveillance
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L35QA, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:178. 2011
  8. pmc Environmental factors associated with the malaria vectors Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles funestus in Kenya
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Malar J 8:268. 2009
  9. pmc The multiplicity of malaria transmission: a review of entomological inoculation rate measurements and methods across sub-Saharan Africa
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Malar J 8:19. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Lessons from the past: managing insecticide resistance in malaria control and eradication programmes
    Louise Kelly-Hope
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:387-9. 2008

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Publications19

  1. pmc Evidence of an 'invitation' effect in feeding sylvatic Stegomyia albopicta from Cambodia
    J Derek Charlwood
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Parasit Vectors 7:324. 2014
    ..Orientation of haematophagous insects towards a potential host is largely mediated by kairomones that, in some groups or species may include chemicals produced during feeding by the insects themselves, the so called 'invitation' effect...
  2. pmc Innovative tools for assessing risks for severe adverse events in areas of overlapping Loa loa and other filarial distributions: the application of micro-stratification mapping
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Department of Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Parasit Vectors 7:307. 2014
    ..A better understanding of the micro-epidemiology, overlapping low and high risk areas, and how they relate to SAEs is critical to ensure safe and effective treatment...
  3. pmc Lymphatic filariasis in Papua New Guinea: distribution at district level and impact of mass drug administration, 1980 to 2011
    Patricia M Graves
    Department of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns and Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Parasit Vectors 6:7. 2013
    ..The LF programme has been daunted by the scope of the problem, and progress on mass drug administration (MDA) has been slow and lacking in resources...
  4. pmc Diversity and transmission competence in lymphatic filariasis vectors in West Africa, and the implications for accelerated elimination of Anopheles-transmitted filariasis
    Dziedzom K de Souza
    Parasitology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon Accra, Ghana
    Parasit Vectors 5:259. 2012
    ..This paper outlines the uniqueness of LF vectors in West Africa and the challenges it poses to the 2020 elimination goal, based on the current MDA strategies...
  5. pmc Geographic coincidence of increased malaria transmission hazard and vulnerability occurring at the periphery of two Tanzanian villages
    Tanya L Russell
    Ifakara Health Institute, Environmental Sciences Thematic Group, Ifakara, Tanzania
    Malar J 12:24. 2013
    ..This study examines the distribution of host-seeking malaria vectors at households within two villages in rural Tanzania...
  6. pmc Can malaria vector control accelerate the interruption of lymphatic filariasis transmission in Africa; capturing a window of opportunity?
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Parasit Vectors 6:39. 2013
    ..This study examined the magnitude, geographical extent and potential impact of vector control in the 17 African countries that are yet to or have only recently started MDA...
  7. pmc Lymphatic filariasis in the Democratic Republic of Congo; micro-stratification overlap mapping (MOM) as a prerequisite for control and surveillance
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L35QA, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:178. 2011
    ..It is important to analyse these and other factors, such as soil transmitted helminths (STH) and malaria co-endemicity, which will impact on LF elimination...
  8. pmc Environmental factors associated with the malaria vectors Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles funestus in Kenya
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Malar J 8:268. 2009
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  9. pmc The multiplicity of malaria transmission: a review of entomological inoculation rate measurements and methods across sub-Saharan Africa
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Malar J 8:19. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Lessons from the past: managing insecticide resistance in malaria control and eradication programmes
    Louise Kelly-Hope
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:387-9. 2008
    ..Failure to act now will inevitably lead to a future breakdown in disease control and jeopardise hopes of eradicating this major public-health problem...
  11. ncbi request reprint Short communication: Negative spatial association between lymphatic filariasis and malaria in West Africa
    Louise A Kelly-Hope
    Vector Research Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 11:129-35. 2006
    ..To determine the relationship between human lymphatic filariasis, caused by Wuchereria bancrofti, and falciparum malaria, which are co-endemic throughout West Africa...
  12. pmc Geographical factors affecting bed net ownership, a tool for the elimination of Anopheles-transmitted lymphatic filariasis in hard-to-reach communities
    Michelle C Stanton
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e53755. 2013
    ..3, 95% CI: 3.67-7.70). This analysis provides key insights into the barriers of bed net ownership, which will help inform both LF and malaria bed net distribution campaigns as part of an integrated vector management strategy...
  13. pmc Insecticide resistance in Culex quinquefasciatus from Zanzibar: implications for vector control programmes
    Christopher M Jones
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Parasit Vectors 5:78. 2012
    ..Here, we examine Culex mosquito species from the two main islands to detect W. bancrofti infection and to determine levels of susceptibility to the insecticides used for vector control...
  14. doi request reprint Filaria zoogeography in Africa: ecology, competitive exclusion, and public health relevance
    David H Molyneux
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK Electronic address
    Trends Parasitol 30:163-9. 2014
    ..We present specific examples to demonstrate this concept, which is not only important from the biological aspect but important in the context of elimination programmes. ..
  15. doi request reprint Lymphatic filariasis morbidity mapping: a comprehensive examination of lymphoedema burden in Chikwawa district, Malawi
    Emma L Smith
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Department of Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, L3 5QA, UK
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 108:751-8. 2014
    ..However, in order to achieve this, the geographical distribution of LF morbidity needs to be better estimated...
  16. pmc Preventive chemotherapy as a strategy for elimination of neglected tropical parasitic diseases: endgame challenges
    Moses J Bockarie
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 368:20120144. 2013
    ..We discuss the challenges of managing complex partnerships, and maintain advocacy messages for the continued support for elimination of these preventable diseases. ..
  17. pmc Multidimensional complexities of filariasis control in an era of large-scale mass drug administration programmes: a can of worms
    David H Molyneux
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Department of Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Parasit Vectors 7:363. 2014
    ..Different programmes should examine this increased complexity, given that MDA has multiple impacts, drugs are given over different periods, and programmes have different individual targets. ..
  18. doi request reprint Quantifying the physical and socio-economic burden of filarial lymphoedema in Chikwawa District, Malawi
    Sarah Martindale
    Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Department of Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 108:759-67. 2014
    ..This study aimed to assess the severity of lymphoedema, the physical restrictions and socio-economic impact on affected individuals living in an endemic community in Malawi...