Laura C Steinhardt

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patient-, health worker-, and health facility-level determinants of correct malaria case management at publicly funded health facilities in Malawi: results from a nationally representative health facility survey
    Laura C Steinhardt
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 13:64. 2014
  2. pmc The effect of indoor residual spraying on malaria and anemia in a high-transmission area of northern Uganda
    Laura C Steinhardt
    Malaria Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:855-61. 2013
  3. pmc Review: Malaria chemoprophylaxis for travelers to Latin America
    Laura C Steinhardt
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:1015-24. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Quality of malaria case management in Malawi: results from a nationally representative health facility survey
    Laura C Steinhardt
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e89050. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Patient-, health worker-, and health facility-level determinants of correct malaria case management at publicly funded health facilities in Malawi: results from a nationally representative health facility survey
    Laura C Steinhardt
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 13:64. 2014
    ..However, malaria diagnosis and treatment is a multistep process that remains problematic in many settings, resulting in missed opportunities for effective treatment as well as overtreatment of patients without malaria...
  2. pmc The effect of indoor residual spraying on malaria and anemia in a high-transmission area of northern Uganda
    Laura C Steinhardt
    Malaria Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:855-61. 2013
    ..001). Carefully managed IRS can significantly reduce malaria burden in high-transmission settings...
  3. pmc Review: Malaria chemoprophylaxis for travelers to Latin America
    Laura C Steinhardt
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:1015-24. 2011
    ..Primaquine should be strongly considered for nonpregnant, G6PD-nondeficient patients traveling to vivax-endemic areas of Latin America, and it has the added benefit of being the only drug to protect against malaria relapses...
  4. doi request reprint Quality of malaria case management in Malawi: results from a nationally representative health facility survey
    Laura C Steinhardt
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e89050. 2014
    ..Malaria is endemic throughout Malawi, but little is known about quality of malaria case management at publicly-funded health facilities, which are the major source of care for febrile patients...