Scott J Filler

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of 2-dose versus monthly sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in HIV-positive and HIV-negative pregnant women in Malawi
    Scott J Filler
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:286-93. 2006
  2. pmc Characteristics of HIV care and treatment in PEPFAR-supported sites
    Scott J Filler
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Center for Global Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:e1-6. 2011
  3. pmc Evaluation of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: a retrospective birth outcomes study in Mansa, Zambia
    Kimberly E Mace
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 14:69. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: a retrospective birth outcomes study in Mansa, Zambia
    Kimberly E Mace
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 14:576. 2015
  5. pmc Associations between peripheral Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasitemia, human immunodeficiency virus, and concurrent helminthic infection among pregnant women in Malawi
    Michael C Thigpen
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:379-85. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Adherence to treatment with artemether-lumefantrine for uncomplicated malaria in rural Malawi
    Kimberly E Mace
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Malaria Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:772-9. 2011
  7. pmc Efficacy of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy, Mansa, Zambia
    Kathrine R Tan
    Malaria Branch, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 13:227. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance on the efficacy of intermittent preventive therapy for malaria control during pregnancy: a systematic review
    Feiko O Ter Kuile
    Child and Reproductive Health Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, England
    JAMA 297:2603-16. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of 2-dose versus monthly sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in HIV-positive and HIV-negative pregnant women in Malawi
    Scott J Filler
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:286-93. 2006
    ..However, the optimal regimen in the setting of a high prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection remains unclear...
  2. pmc Characteristics of HIV care and treatment in PEPFAR-supported sites
    Scott J Filler
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Center for Global Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:e1-6. 2011
    ..4 million individuals as of September 2009. With increasing resources targeted toward rapid scale-up, it is important to understand the characteristics of current PEPFAR-supported HIV care and treatment sites...
  3. pmc Evaluation of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: a retrospective birth outcomes study in Mansa, Zambia
    Kimberly E Mace
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 14:69. 2015
    ..The effectiveness of SP-IPTp was evaluated in Zambia where a recent study showed moderate prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum parasites with genetic mutations that confer SP resistance...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: a retrospective birth outcomes study in Mansa, Zambia
    Kimberly E Mace
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 14:576. 2015
    ..The effectiveness of SP-IPTp was evaluated in Zambia where a recent study showed moderate prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum parasites with genetic mutations that confer SP resistance...
  5. pmc Associations between peripheral Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasitemia, human immunodeficiency virus, and concurrent helminthic infection among pregnant women in Malawi
    Michael C Thigpen
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:379-85. 2011
    ..2-3.0 for HIV; adjusted odds ratio = 1.9 and 95% confidence interval = 1.03-3.5 for hookworm). Concurrent helminthic infection had both positive and negative effects on malaria parasitemia among pregnant women in Malawi...
  6. doi request reprint Adherence to treatment with artemether-lumefantrine for uncomplicated malaria in rural Malawi
    Kimberly E Mace
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Malaria Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:772-9. 2011
    ..Because of concerns about the complex dosing schedule, we assessed patient adherence to AL 2 years after routine implementation...
  7. pmc Efficacy of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy, Mansa, Zambia
    Kathrine R Tan
    Malaria Branch, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 13:227. 2014
    ..This study examined efficacy of IPTp-SP and presence of the quintuple mutant among pregnant women in Mansa, Zambia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance on the efficacy of intermittent preventive therapy for malaria control during pregnancy: a systematic review
    Feiko O Ter Kuile
    Child and Reproductive Health Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, England
    JAMA 297:2603-16. 2007
    ..In malaria-endemic regions, strategies to control malaria during pregnancy rely on case management of malaria illness and anemia, and preventive measures such as insecticide-treated nets and intermittent preventive therapy (IPT)...