Edward D Walker

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Eliminating malaria vectors
    Gerry F Killeen
    Environmental Health and Ecological Sciences, Ifakara Health Institute, Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania
    Parasit Vectors 6:172. 2013
  2. pmc Spatial and temporal dynamics of malaria transmission in rural Western Kenya
    Nyaguara Amek
    Kenya Medical Research Institute Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC Research and Public Health Collaboration, P O Box 1578, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 5:86. 2012
  3. pmc Adverse drug events resulting from use of drugs with sulphonamide-containing anti-malarials and artemisinin-based ingredients: findings on incidence and household costs from three districts with routine demographic surveillance systems in rural Tanzania
    Joseph D Njau
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health Emory University, Atlanta GA 30322, USA
    Malar J 12:236. 2013
  4. pmc Standardizing operational vector sampling techniques for measuring malaria transmission intensity: evaluation of six mosquito collection methods in western Kenya
    Jacklyn Wong
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 12:143. 2013
  5. pmc Evidence for a useful life of more than three years for a polyester-based long-lasting insecticidal mosquito net in Western Uganda
    Albert Kilian
    Malaria Consortium International, London, UK
    Malar J 10:299. 2011
  6. pmc Effects of transmission reduction by insecticide-treated bed nets (ITNs) on parasite genetics population structure: I. The genetic diversity of Plasmodium falciparum parasites by microsatellite markers in western Kenya
    Wangeci Gatei
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Malar J 9:353. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Severe cutaneous reactions to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in Blantyre District, Malawi
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:738-43. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Density-dependent development of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae in artificial habitats
    John E Gimnig
    Vector Biology and Control Research Centre, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu
    J Med Entomol 39:162-72. 2002
  9. pmc Incidence of malaria among mosquito collectors conducting human landing catches in western Kenya
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:301-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of long-lasting insecticidal nets after 2 years of household use
    Kim A Lindblade
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1141-50. 2005

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Publications13

  1. pmc Eliminating malaria vectors
    Gerry F Killeen
    Environmental Health and Ecological Sciences, Ifakara Health Institute, Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania
    Parasit Vectors 6:172. 2013
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  2. pmc Spatial and temporal dynamics of malaria transmission in rural Western Kenya
    Nyaguara Amek
    Kenya Medical Research Institute Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC Research and Public Health Collaboration, P O Box 1578, Kisumu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 5:86. 2012
    ..There are few studies examining the extent and drivers of local variation in malaria exposure in endemic areas...
  3. pmc Adverse drug events resulting from use of drugs with sulphonamide-containing anti-malarials and artemisinin-based ingredients: findings on incidence and household costs from three districts with routine demographic surveillance systems in rural Tanzania
    Joseph D Njau
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health Emory University, Atlanta GA 30322, USA
    Malar J 12:236. 2013
    ..This study aimed to document ADR incidence and associated household costs in three high malaria transmission districts in rural Tanzania covered by demographic surveillance systems...
  4. pmc Standardizing operational vector sampling techniques for measuring malaria transmission intensity: evaluation of six mosquito collection methods in western Kenya
    Jacklyn Wong
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 12:143. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Evidence for a useful life of more than three years for a polyester-based long-lasting insecticidal mosquito net in Western Uganda
    Albert Kilian
    Malaria Consortium International, London, UK
    Malar J 10:299. 2011
    ..Results for one of the polyester-based products, Interceptor is presented...
  6. pmc Effects of transmission reduction by insecticide-treated bed nets (ITNs) on parasite genetics population structure: I. The genetic diversity of Plasmodium falciparum parasites by microsatellite markers in western Kenya
    Wangeci Gatei
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Malar J 9:353. 2010
    ..This study examined the relationship between transmission reduction from ITN use and the population genetic diversity of Plasmodium falciparum in an area of high ITN coverage in western Kenya...
  7. ncbi request reprint Severe cutaneous reactions to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in Blantyre District, Malawi
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:738-43. 2006
    ..4 cases per 100,000 CTX exposures). Infrequent treatment doses with SP are associated with a low risk of an adverse cutaneous reaction, and SP can be recommended for treatment of malaria in areas where P. falciparum is susceptible...
  8. ncbi request reprint Density-dependent development of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae in artificial habitats
    John E Gimnig
    Vector Biology and Control Research Centre, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu
    J Med Entomol 39:162-72. 2002
    ..The potential impact of density-dependent interactions among An. gambiae larvae on the transmission of Plasmodium falciparum is discussed...
  9. pmc Incidence of malaria among mosquito collectors conducting human landing catches in western Kenya
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:301-8. 2013
    ..6% lower in collectors than in non-collectors (hazard ratio = 0.034, P < 0.0001). Therefore, with proper prophylaxis, concern about increased risk of malaria among collectors should not be an impediment to conducting HLC studies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of long-lasting insecticidal nets after 2 years of household use
    Kim A Lindblade
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1141-50. 2005
    ..32-1.18; cyclodextrin: HR 0.65, 95% CI 0.40-1.1) were not significantly different from that of a conventional net. PermaNet 1.0 performed significantly better than conventional nets and should be recommended to malaria control programs...
  11. pmc Spatial and temporal variation in the kdr allele L1014S in Anopheles gambiae s.s. and phenotypic variability in susceptibility to insecticides in Western Kenya
    Derrick K Mathias
    Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, PO Box 1578, Kisumu, Kenya
    Malar J 10:10. 2011
    ..Temporal and spatial variation in the frequency of a knock down resistance (kdr) allele in A. gambiae s.s. was quantified, as was variation in phenotypic resistance among geographic populations of A. gambiae s.l...
  12. pmc Impact of insecticide-treated bed nets on malaria transmission indices on the south coast of Kenya
    Francis M Mutuku
    Department of Environmental Studies, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Malar J 10:356. 2011
    ..arabiensis and Anopheles merus playing a secondary role. Since 2001, bed net use has increased progressively and reached high levels by 2009-2010 with corresponding decline in malaria transmission...
  13. pmc Malaria in Kakuma refugee camp, Turkana, Kenya: facilitation of Anopheles arabiensis vector populations by installed water distribution and catchment systems
    M Nabie Bayoh
    Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, P, O, Box 1578, Kisumu, Kenya
    Malar J 10:149. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate malaria prevalence and attack rate and sources of Anopheles vectors in Kakuma refugee camp, in 2005-2006, after a malaria epidemic was observed by staff at camp clinics...