- Viral shedding in patients infected with pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus in Kenya, 2009Lilian W Waiboci
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
PLoS ONE 6:e20320. 2011..Understanding shedding patterns of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) (pH1N1) can inform recommendations about infection control measures. We evaluated the duration of pH1N1 virus shedding in patients in Nairobi, Kenya...
- Detection of influenza A virus in live bird markets in Kenya, 2009-2011Peninah M Munyua
CDC Kenya, Influenza Program, Nairobi, Kenya
Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:113-9. 2013..Objectives: This surveillance project aimed to detect influenza A virus in poultry traded in five LBMs in Kenya...
- Results from the first six years of national sentinel surveillance for influenza in kenya, july 2007-june 2013Mark A Katz
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Kenya Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
PLoS ONE 9:e98615. 2014..Recent studies have shown that influenza is associated with significant disease burden in many countries in the tropics, but until recently national surveillance for influenza was not conducted in most countries in Africa...
- Epidemiology of respiratory viral infections in two long-term refugee camps in Kenya, 2007-2010Jamal A Ahmed
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi, Kenya
BMC Infect Dis 12:7. 2012..We implemented surveillance for respiratory viruses in Dadaab and Kakuma refugee camps in Kenya to characterize their role in the epidemiology of ARI among refugees...