Parminder S Suchdev
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Sustainability of market-based community distribution of Sprinkles in western KenyaParminder S Suchdev
Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
Matern Child Nutr 9:78-88. 2013..03). Sprinkles coverage reduced after stopping household monitoring and reducing marketing activities. Continued promotion and monitoring of Sprinkles usage may be important components to sustain the programme...
- Selling Sprinkles micronutrient powder reduces anemia, iron deficiency, and vitamin A deficiency in young children in Western Kenya: a cluster-randomized controlled trialParminder S Suchdev
Nutrition Branch, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 95:1223-30. 2012....
- A model for sustainable short-term international medical tripsParminder Suchdev
Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Ambul Pediatr 7:317-20. 2007..Many of the challenges of doing international medical work can be overcome when efforts are guided by a few specific principles, such as those we have outlined...
- Monitoring the marketing, distribution, and use of Sprinkles micronutrient powders in rural western KenyaParminder S Suchdev
Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Food Nutr Bull 31:S168-78. 2010....
- Formative research exploring acceptability, utilization, and promotion in order to develop a micronutrient powder (Sprinkles) intervention among Luo families in western KenyaMaria Elena D Jefferds
International Micronutrient Malnutrition Prevention and Control Program, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Food Nutr Bull 31:S179-85. 2010..There is a lack of peer-reviewed literature describing in detail the formative research to develop Sprinkles interventions...
- Comparison of indicators of iron deficiency in Kenyan childrenFrederick K E Grant
Nutrition and Health Sciences program of Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 95:1231-7. 2012..However, the choice of an appropriate single iron biomarker to replace the multiple-criteria model for screening for ID at the population level continues to be debated...
- Nutritional status of young children with inherited blood disorders in western KenyaBecky L Tsang
Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health and Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom
Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:955-62. 2014..Among young Kenyan children, α(+)-thalassemia is associated with anemia, whereas G6PD deficiency, haptoglobin 2-2, and HbS are not; none of these blood disorders are associated with iron deficiency, vitamin A deficiency, or poor growth...
- Determinants of anemia among preschool children in rural, western KenyaEric M Foote
Emory University School of Medicine, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:757-64. 2013..3% with iron deficiency, and 6.1% with inflammation. Interventions should address malaria, iron deficiency, and non-malarial infections to decrease the burden of anemia in this population...
- Soil-transmitted helminth infection and nutritional status among urban slum children in KenyaParminder S Suchdev
Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity and Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Eastern and Southern Africa Centre for International Parasite Control, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya Global Disease Detection and Emergency Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi, Kenya
Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:299-305. 2014..1-4.6) and ID (PR = 3.3, 95% confidence interval = 1.6-6.6) but not anemia or stunting. No associations were significant in SAC. Integrated deworming and micronutrient supplementation strategies should be evaluated in this population...
- Correcting for inflammation changes estimates of iron deficiency among rural Kenyan preschool childrenFrederick K E Grant
Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
J Nutr 142:105-11. 2012..r = 0.20; P < 0.001, before and after adjustment, respectively). Although the use of CF to adjust for inflammation appears indicated, further work is needed to confirm that this approach improves the accuracy of assessment of ID...
- Anemia and Helicobacter pylori seroreactivity in a rural Haitian populationJoshua R Shak
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:913-8. 2011..4, 95% CI = 0.2-0.9). Anemia prevalence in this region of Haiti is very high and not attributable to sanitary conditions or a high prevalence of H. pylori infection...
- The burden and consequences of inherited blood disorders among young children in western KenyaParminder S Suchdev
Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Department of Pediatrics and Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Matern Child Nutr 10:135-44. 2014..5%) or homozygotes (67.7%, P = 0.03). Inherited blood disorders are common among pre-school children in western Kenya and are important contributors to anaemia...
- A proposed model curriculum in global child health for pediatric residentsParminder S Suchdev
Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, 1405 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA30322, USA
Acad Pediatr 12:229-37. 2012..We aimed to highlight critical components of well-established GH tracks and develop a model curriculum in GH for pediatric residency programs...