Yoonjoung Choi

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Health system performance at the district level in Indonesia after decentralization
    Peter Heywood
    Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:3. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic differentials in supplementation of vitamin A: evidence from the Philippines
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, E4132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 23:156-64. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Multiple births are a risk factor for postpartum maternal depressive symptoms
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe St, E8648, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1147-54. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Routine skin cultures in predicting sepsis pathogens among hospitalized preterm neonates in Bangladesh
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neonatology 94:123-31. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Validation of a clinical algorithm to identify neonates with severe illness during routine household visits in rural Bangladesh
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arch Dis Child 96:1140-6. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Determination of extended-interval gentamicin dosing for neonatal patients in developing countries
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:501-7. 2007
  7. pmc Levels, timing, and etiology of stillbirths in Sylhet district of Bangladesh
    Abdullah H Baqui
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:25. 2011
  8. pmc Household surveillance of severe neonatal illness by community health workers in Mirzapur, Bangladesh: coverage and compliance with referral
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Policy Plan 25:112-24. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of topical emollient treatment of preterm neonates in Bangladesh on invasion of pathogens into the bloodstream
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Pediatr Res 61:588-93. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Safety and effect of chlorhexidine skin cleansing on skin flora of neonates in Bangladesh
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:492-5. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Health system performance at the district level in Indonesia after decentralization
    Peter Heywood
    Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:3. 2010
    ..This paper assesses the extent to which the performance of the health system has improved since decentralization...
  2. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic differentials in supplementation of vitamin A: evidence from the Philippines
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, E4132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 23:156-64. 2005
    ..Approaches targeting vulnerable households or approaches not requiring mothers to travel to distribution centres may be more promising...
  3. doi request reprint Multiple births are a risk factor for postpartum maternal depressive symptoms
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe St, E8648, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1147-54. 2009
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the relationship between multiple births and maternal depressive symptoms measured 9 months after delivery...
  4. doi request reprint Routine skin cultures in predicting sepsis pathogens among hospitalized preterm neonates in Bangladesh
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neonatology 94:123-31. 2008
    ..Few studies from developing countries have examined sensitivity, specificity, positive and negative predictive values of routine surface cultures...
  5. doi request reprint Validation of a clinical algorithm to identify neonates with severe illness during routine household visits in rural Bangladesh
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arch Dis Child 96:1140-6. 2011
    ..To validate a clinical algorithm for community health workers (CHWs) during routine household surveillance for neonatal illness in rural Bangladesh...
  6. ncbi request reprint Determination of extended-interval gentamicin dosing for neonatal patients in developing countries
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:501-7. 2007
    ..Infectious diseases account for an estimated 36% of neonatal deaths globally. The purpose of this study was to determine safe, effective, simplified dosing regimens of gentamicin for treatment of neonatal sepsis in developing countries...
  7. pmc Levels, timing, and etiology of stillbirths in Sylhet district of Bangladesh
    Abdullah H Baqui
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:25. 2011
    ..Our study objective was to estimate the levels, types, and causes of stillbirth in rural Sylhet district of Bangladesh...
  8. pmc Household surveillance of severe neonatal illness by community health workers in Mirzapur, Bangladesh: coverage and compliance with referral
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Policy Plan 25:112-24. 2010
    ..Effective and scalable community-based strategies are needed for identification and management of serious neonatal illness...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of topical emollient treatment of preterm neonates in Bangladesh on invasion of pathogens into the bloodstream
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Pediatr Res 61:588-93. 2007
    ..e. skin flora blocked from entry into blood) compared with the control group. Topical therapy with SSO reduced the passage of pathogens from the skin surface into the bloodstream of preterm infants...
  10. ncbi request reprint Safety and effect of chlorhexidine skin cleansing on skin flora of neonates in Bangladesh
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:492-5. 2007
    ..This study examined the impact of a single skin cleansing of hospitalized newborn infants in Bangladesh with baby wipes containing 0.25% chlorhexidine on both qualitative and quantitative skin flora...
  11. pmc Validation of community health workers' assessment of neonatal illness in rural Bangladesh
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 87:12-9. 2009
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  12. pmc Population-based incidence and etiology of community-acquired neonatal bacteremia in Mirzapur, Bangladesh: an observational study
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:906-15. 2009
    ..To devise treatment strategies for neonatal infections, the population-level incidence and antibiotic susceptibility of pathogens must be defined...
  13. doi request reprint Simplified age-weight mortality risk classification for very low birth weight infants in low-resource settings
    Rebecca E Rosenberg
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Pediatr 153:519-24. 2008
    ..To identify a valid neonatal mortality risk prediction score feasible for use in developing countries...
  14. pmc Vulnerability of newborns to environmental factors: findings from community based surveillance data in Bangladesh
    Ishtiaq Mannan
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3437-52. 2011
    ..72, 95% CI: 1.32 to 2.23 in Sylhet and, 1.62, 95% CI: 1.33 to 1.96 in Mirzapur). Prevention of VSD in neonates can be enhanced if these interactions are considered in health intervention strategies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Skilled care at birth in the developing world: progress to date and strategies for expanding coverage
    Cynthia Stanton
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 39:109-20. 2007
    ..Specific interventions are also needed to encourage older and high parity mothers to seek professional care at delivery...