Rolf D W Klemm

Summary

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

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Newborn vitamin A supplementation reduced infant mortality in rural Bangladesh
    Rolf D W Klemm
    DRPH, Johns Hopkins University, Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205
    Pediatrics 122:e242-50. 2008
  2. pmc A cluster-randomized, placebo-controlled, maternal vitamin A or beta-carotene supplementation trial in Bangladesh: design and methods
    Alain B Labrique
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Trials 12:102. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Effects of vitamin A or beta carotene supplementation on pregnancy-related mortality and infant mortality in rural Bangladesh: a cluster randomized trial
    Keith P West
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 305:1986-95. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Early neonatal feeding is common and associated with subsequent breastfeeding behavior in rural Bangladesh
    Maria E Sundaram
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Nutr 143:1161-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Difference in ponderal growth and body composition among pregnant vs. never-pregnant adolescents varies by birth outcomes
    Jee H Rah
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 6:27-37. 2010
  6. doi request reprint First-trimester plasma tocopherols are associated with risk of miscarriage in rural Bangladesh
    Abu Ahmed Shamim
    From the Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg, School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD AAS, KS, RDM, PC, SS, LW, HA, ABL, SM, RDWK, and KPW The JiVitA Project of Johns Hopkins University, Bangladesh, Gaibandha, Bangladesh AAS, AK, SS, HA, and MR and the Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand PS and EU
    Am J Clin Nutr 101:294-301. 2015
  7. pmc Availability of emergency obstetric care (EmOC) among public and private health facilities in rural northwest Bangladesh
    Shegufta S Sikder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:36. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Effect of maternal multiple micronutrient vs iron-folic acid supplementation on infant mortality and adverse birth outcomes in rural Bangladesh: the JiVitA-3 randomized trial
    Keith P West
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    JAMA 312:2649-58. 2014
  9. pmc Development and management of a geographic information system for health research in a developing-country setting: a case study from Bangladesh
    Jonathan D Sugimoto
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 25:436-47. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A fortification of wheat flour: considerations and current recommendations
    Rolf D W Klemm
    Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, W2505, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S47-61. 2010

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Newborn vitamin A supplementation reduced infant mortality in rural Bangladesh
    Rolf D W Klemm
    DRPH, Johns Hopkins University, Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205
    Pediatrics 122:e242-50. 2008
    ..We assessed the effect of supplementing newborns with 50000 IU of vitamin A on all-cause infant mortality through 24 weeks of age...
  2. pmc A cluster-randomized, placebo-controlled, maternal vitamin A or beta-carotene supplementation trial in Bangladesh: design and methods
    Alain B Labrique
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Trials 12:102. 2011
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  3. doi request reprint Effects of vitamin A or beta carotene supplementation on pregnancy-related mortality and infant mortality in rural Bangladesh: a cluster randomized trial
    Keith P West
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 305:1986-95. 2011
    ..Maternal vitamin A deficiency is a public health concern in the developing world. Its prevention may improve maternal and infant survival...
  4. doi request reprint Early neonatal feeding is common and associated with subsequent breastfeeding behavior in rural Bangladesh
    Maria E Sundaram
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Nutr 143:1161-7. 2013
    ..Maternal education, antenatal care, and support during labor and delivery may help reduce ENF and promote exclusive breastfeeding. ..
  5. doi request reprint Difference in ponderal growth and body composition among pregnant vs. never-pregnant adolescents varies by birth outcomes
    Jee H Rah
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 6:27-37. 2010
    ..Linear growth ceased among pregnant girls regardless of birth outcome. Maternal weight loss and depletion of fat and lean mass at 6 months post-partum were more pronounced when the infants survived through the neonatal period...
  6. doi request reprint First-trimester plasma tocopherols are associated with risk of miscarriage in rural Bangladesh
    Abu Ahmed Shamim
    From the Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg, School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD AAS, KS, RDM, PC, SS, LW, HA, ABL, SM, RDWK, and KPW The JiVitA Project of Johns Hopkins University, Bangladesh, Gaibandha, Bangladesh AAS, AK, SS, HA, and MR and the Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand PS and EU
    Am J Clin Nutr 101:294-301. 2015
    ..Tocopherols were discovered for their role in animal reproduction, but little is known about the contribution of deficiencies of vitamin E to human pregnancy loss...
  7. pmc Availability of emergency obstetric care (EmOC) among public and private health facilities in rural northwest Bangladesh
    Shegufta S Sikder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:36. 2015
    ..We also described aspects of financial and geographic access to healthcare and key constraints to EmOC provision...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of maternal multiple micronutrient vs iron-folic acid supplementation on infant mortality and adverse birth outcomes in rural Bangladesh: the JiVitA-3 randomized trial
    Keith P West
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    JAMA 312:2649-58. 2014
    ..Maternal micronutrient deficiencies may adversely affect fetal and infant health, yet there is insufficient evidence of effects on these outcomes to guide antenatal micronutrient supplementation in South Asia...
  9. pmc Development and management of a geographic information system for health research in a developing-country setting: a case study from Bangladesh
    Jonathan D Sugimoto
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 25:436-47. 2007
    ..These basic steps can produce a household-level, updated, scaleable GIS that can both enhance field efficiency and support epidemiologic analyses of demographic patterns, diseases, and health outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A fortification of wheat flour: considerations and current recommendations
    Rolf D W Klemm
    Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, W2505, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S47-61. 2010
    ..Because vitamin A deficiency is largely due to chronic dietary insufficiency of preformed vitamin A and proactive carotenoids, food fortification can offer an effective approach to prevention...
  11. doi request reprint Treatment response to standard of care for severe anemia in pregnant women and effect of multivitamins and enhanced anthelminthics
    Parul Christian
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:853-61. 2009
    ..Severe anemia (hemoglobin < 70 g/L) in pregnancy may increase the risk of maternal and perinatal mortality...