Richard W Steketee

Summary

Affiliation: Program for Appropriate Technology in Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint National malaria control and scaling up for impact: the Zambia experience through 2006
    Richard W Steketee
    Malaria Control and Evaluation Partnership in Africa, PATH, Ferney, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:45-52. 2008
  2. pmc Impact of national malaria control scale-up programmes in Africa: magnitude and attribution of effects
    Richard W Steketee
    Malaria Control and Evaluation Partnership in Africa MACEPA, PATH 2201 Westlake Avenue, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98121 USA
    Malar J 9:299. 2010
  3. pmc Scaling up malaria control in Zambia: progress and impact 2005-2008
    Elizabeth Chizema-Kawesha
    National Malaria Control Center, Ministry of Health, Ndeke House, Lusaka, Zambia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:480-8. 2010
  4. pmc Health impact and cost-effectiveness of a private sector bed net distribution: experimental evidence from Zambia
    Richard Sedlmayr
    Malar J 12:102. 2013
  5. pmc Estimates of child deaths prevented from malaria prevention scale-up in Africa 2001-2010
    Thomas P Eisele
    Department of Global Health Systems and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2200, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Malar J 11:93. 2012
  6. pmc Caution is required when using health facility-based data to evaluate the health impact of malaria control efforts in Africa
    Alexander K Rowe
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Malar J 8:209. 2009
  7. pmc Malaria indicator survey 2007, Ethiopia: coverage and use of major malaria prevention and control interventions
    Daddi Jima
    Diseases Prevention and Control Department, Federal Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Malar J 9:58. 2010
  8. pmc Geographical patterns and predictors of malaria risk in Zambia: Bayesian geostatistical modelling of the 2006 Zambia national malaria indicator survey (ZMIS)
    Nadine Riedel
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute, PO Box, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    Malar J 9:37. 2010
  9. pmc Lives saved by Global Fund-supported HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria programs: estimation approach and results between 2003 and end-2007
    Ryuichi Komatsu
    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Chemin Blandonnet 8, 1214 Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 10:109. 2010
  10. pmc Is the scale up of malaria intervention coverage also achieving equity?
    Richard W Steketee
    Malaria Control and Evaluation Partnership in Africa MACEPA PATH, Ferney Voltaire, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e8409. 2009

Collaborators

  • Carlos C Campbell
  • Naawa Sipilanyambe
  • Robert D Newman
  • Umberto D'Alessandro
  • Laurence Slutsker
  • Alexander K Rowe
  • Awash Teklehaimanot
  • John E Gimnig
  • Christopher Curtis
  • Brian Greenwood
  • Helen Guyatt
  • S J Rogerson
  • Eline L Korenromp
  • Robert W Snow
  • Meghna Desai
  • Z A Bhutta
  • Wen Kilama
  • Feiko O Ter Kuile
  • Anna M van Eijk
  • Bernard L Nahlen
  • John G Ayisi
  • Monica E Parise
  • Juliana A Otieno
  • Piet A Kager
  • Ya Ping Shi
  • John M Miller
  • Scott Filler
  • Elizabeth Chizema-Kawesha
  • Richard Sedlmayr
  • Venkatachalam Udhayakumar
  • Thomas P Eisele
  • Ryuichi Komatsu
  • Daddi Jima
  • Nadine Riedel
  • Ambrose O Misore
  • Neff Walker
  • James G Kublin
  • Scott J Filler
  • Renu B Lal
  • Phillip Cullison Bonner
  • Jennifer Bryce
  • Daniel H Rosen
  • Snehal Shah
  • Roeland Monasch
  • Robert E Black
  • Louise M Causer
  • Ann M Barber
  • Jacquelin M Roberts
  • Gareth Jones
  • Margarette S Kolczak
  • Elizabeth L Corbett
  • John R MacArthur
  • G√ľnther Fink
  • Duncan Earle
  • Joshua O Yukich
  • David A Larsen
  • Charlotte M Zikusooka
  • Richard E Cibulskis
  • Asefaw Getachew
  • John Cutler
  • Sirgut Mulatu
  • Paul M Emerson
  • Firew Demeke
  • Gedeon Yohannes
  • Rory Nefdt
  • Mekonnen Amena
  • Chilandu Mukuka
  • Tedros Adhanom Gebreyesus
  • Daniel Low-Beer
  • Zerihun Tadesse
  • John Miller
  • Christopher Dye
  • Estifanos Biru Shargie
  • Agonafer Tekalegne
  • Khoti Gausi
  • Addis Mekasha
  • Biratu Yigezu
  • Alemayehu Getachew
  • Patricia M Graves
  • Abate Tilahun
  • Penelope Vounatsou
  • Gashu Fente
  • Kebede Etana
  • Eskindir Tenaw
  • Frank O Richards
  • Catherine Watt
  • Zelalem Haile-Giorgis
  • Tesfaye Teferri
  • Laurent Bergeron
  • Amir Seid

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint National malaria control and scaling up for impact: the Zambia experience through 2006
    Richard W Steketee
    Malaria Control and Evaluation Partnership in Africa, PATH, Ferney, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:45-52. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc Impact of national malaria control scale-up programmes in Africa: magnitude and attribution of effects
    Richard W Steketee
    Malaria Control and Evaluation Partnership in Africa MACEPA, PATH 2201 Westlake Avenue, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98121 USA
    Malar J 9:299. 2010
    ..To assess the extent to which national malaria programmes are achieving impact the authors reviewed African country programme data available through 2009...
  3. pmc Scaling up malaria control in Zambia: progress and impact 2005-2008
    Elizabeth Chizema-Kawesha
    National Malaria Control Center, Ministry of Health, Ndeke House, Lusaka, Zambia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:480-8. 2010
    ..Sustained progress toward malaria elimination will require maintaining high prevention coverage and further reducing transmission by actively searching for and treating infected people who harbor malaria parasites...
  4. pmc Health impact and cost-effectiveness of a private sector bed net distribution: experimental evidence from Zambia
    Richard Sedlmayr
    Malar J 12:102. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Estimates of child deaths prevented from malaria prevention scale-up in Africa 2001-2010
    Thomas P Eisele
    Department of Global Health Systems and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2200, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Malar J 11:93. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Caution is required when using health facility-based data to evaluate the health impact of malaria control efforts in Africa
    Alexander K Rowe
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Malar J 8:209. 2009
    ..In conclusion, evaluations of malaria burden reduction using facility-based data could be very helpful, but those data should be collected, analysed, and interpreted with care, transparency, and a full recognition of their limitations...
  7. pmc Malaria indicator survey 2007, Ethiopia: coverage and use of major malaria prevention and control interventions
    Daddi Jima
    Diseases Prevention and Control Department, Federal Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Malar J 9:58. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Geographical patterns and predictors of malaria risk in Zambia: Bayesian geostatistical modelling of the 2006 Zambia national malaria indicator survey (ZMIS)
    Nadine Riedel
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute, PO Box, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    Malar J 9:37. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Lives saved by Global Fund-supported HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria programs: estimation approach and results between 2003 and end-2007
    Ryuichi Komatsu
    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Chemin Blandonnet 8, 1214 Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 10:109. 2010
    ..This paper presents and discusses a methodology for estimating the lives saved through selected service deliveries reported to the Global Fund...
  10. pmc Is the scale up of malaria intervention coverage also achieving equity?
    Richard W Steketee
    Malaria Control and Evaluation Partnership in Africa MACEPA PATH, Ferney Voltaire, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e8409. 2009
    ..Reports were reviewed from nationally representative surveys in African malaria-endemic countries from 2006 through 2008 to understand how reported intervention coverage rates reflect access by the most at-risk populations...
  11. pmc Malaria in Africa can be eliminated
    Carlos C Campbell
    Malaria Control Program, PATH, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:584-5. 2011
    ..Malaria deaths are entirely preventable now, and our sustained political and financial commitment to continue to prevent these deaths hangs in the balance...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intermittent preventive therapy with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine during pregnancy: seeking information on optimal dosing frequency
    Feiko O Ter Kuile
    J Infect Dis 196:1574-6. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Scaling-up coverage with insecticide-treated nets against malaria in Africa: who should pay?
    Christopher Curtis
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 3:304-7. 2003
    ..This expenditure is affordable by the world community as a whole, but not by its poorest members. Recently, funding of this order of magnitude has been committed by donor agencies for malaria control...
  14. ncbi request reprint Malaria in pregnancy: priorities for research
    Brian Greenwood
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 7:169-74. 2007
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Child coverage with mosquito nets and malaria treatment from population-based surveys in african countries: a baseline for monitoring progress in roll back malaria
    Roeland Monasch
    Division of Policy and Planning, United Nations Children s Fund, United Nations, New York, New York 10017, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:232-8. 2004
    ..At the outset of intensified malaria control under Roll Back Malaria, coverage with principal interventions was far below the target of 60% set for Africa in 2005...
  16. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of 2-dose versus monthly sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in HIV-positive and HIV-negative pregnant women in Malawi
    Scott J Filler
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:286-93. 2006
    ..However, the optimal regimen in the setting of a high prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection remains unclear...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of haematinic supplementation and malaria prevention on maternal anaemia and malaria in western Kenya
    Anna M van Eijk
    Centre for Vector Biology and Control Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Trop Med Int Health 12:342-52. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effect of routine antenatal haematinic supplementation programmes and intermittent preventive treatment (IPT) with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP) in Kenya...
  18. ncbi request reprint HIV, malaria, and infant anemia as risk factors for postneonatal infant mortality among HIV-seropositive women in Kisumu, Kenya
    Anna M van Eijk
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Tropical Medicine and AIDS, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 196:30-7. 2007
    ..We studied the association of placental malaria, infant malaria and anemia, and infant HIV status with postneonatal infant mortality (PNIM) among infants of HIV-seropositive women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for malaria in pregnancy in an urban and peri-urban population in western Kenya
    Anna M van Eijk
    Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Vector Biology and Control Research, Kisumu, Kenya
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 96:586-92. 2002
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Viewpoint: evaluating the impact of malaria control efforts on mortality in sub-Saharan Africa
    Alexander K Rowe
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 12:1524-39. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Predictions of the impact of malaria control efforts on all-cause child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa
    Alexander K Rowe
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:48-55. 2007
    ..Although existing models have important limitations, they could be improved by incorporating empirical results during scale-up of multiple interventions and by adding precision estimates and sensitivity analyses...
  22. ncbi request reprint Intermittent preventive treatment in infants--adjusting expectations and seeing opportunity
    Feiko O Ter Kuile
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 194:269-72. 2006
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevention of malaria during pregnancy in West Africa: policy change and the power of subregional action
    Robert D Newman
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 11:462-9. 2006
    ..In West Africa, where the policy change process for the prevention of malaria during pregnancy started much later, IPTp has been taken up swiftly...
  25. ncbi request reprint HIV-1/AIDS and the control of other infectious diseases in Africa
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 359:2177-87. 2002
    ..In addition to enhancing access to HIV-1 prevention and care, public health surveillance and control programmes should be greatly intensified to cope with the new realities of infectious disease control in Africa...
  26. ncbi request reprint Relationships between mefloquine blood levels, gender, and adverse reactions
    John R MacArthur
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:445; author reply 446-7. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Malaria and human immunodeficiency virus infection as risk factors for anemia in infants in Kisumu, western Kenya
    Anna M van Eijk
    Kenya Medical Research Institute, Center for Vector Biology and Control Research, Kisumu
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:44-53. 2002
    ..Although not proven effective in this study, micronutrient supplementation should be prospectively assessed in HIV-infected infants as a means of preventing anemia...
  28. ncbi request reprint Malaria surveillance--United States, 1999
    Robert D Newman
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 51:15-28. 2002
    ..Malaria surveillance is conducted to identify episodes of local transmission and to guide prevention recommendations for travelers...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy, nutrition and parasitic diseases
    Richard W Steketee
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Nutr 133:1661S-1667S. 2003
    ..However, further research to identify barriers and priority approaches to achieving this goal remain very important in resource-poor settings where targeted public health efforts are required...
  30. ncbi request reprint Burden of malaria during pregnancy in areas of stable and unstable transmission in Ethiopia during a nonepidemic year
    Robert D Newman
    Malaria Epidemiology, National Center for Infectious Diseases, and Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Infect Dis 187:1765-72. 2003
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Safety, efficacy and determinants of effectiveness of antimalarial drugs during pregnancy: implications for prevention programmes in Plasmodium falciparum-endemic sub-Saharan Africa
    Robert D Newman
    Malaria Epidemiology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, NCID, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 8:488-506. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint How many child deaths can we prevent this year?
    Gareth Jones
    Division of Policy and Planning, United Nations Children s Fund, New York, NY 10017, USA
    Lancet 362:65-71. 2003
    ....
  33. pmc A rapid assessment approach for public health decision-making related to the prevention of malaria during pregnancy
    Monica E Parise
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:316-23. 2003
    ..To develop a rapid field assessment methodology to address the burden of malaria during pregnancy and the options for intervening within the existing antenatal care system in Kenya...
  34. ncbi request reprint Malaria surveillance--United States, 2001
    Scott Filler
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, CDC, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 52:1-14. 2003
    ..Malaria surveillance is conducted to identify episodes of local transmission and to guide prevention recommendations for travelers...
  35. ncbi request reprint Malaria surveillance--United States, 2002
    Snehal Shah
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, CDC, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 53:21-34. 2004
    ..Malaria surveillance is conducted to identify episodes of local transmission and to guide prevention recommendations for travelers...
  36. pmc Maternal malaria and perinatal HIV transmission, western Kenya
    John G Ayisi
    Centre for Vector Biology and Control Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:643-52. 2004
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint The burden of co-infection with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and malaria in pregnant women in sub-saharan Africa
    Feiko O Ter Kuile
    Child and Reproductive Health Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:41-54. 2004
    ..There is a clear need to strengthen the deployment of existing malaria and HIV prevention and intervention measures for pregnant women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Malaria-related deaths among U.S. travelers, 1963-2001
    Robert D Newman
    Malaria Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:547-55. 2004
    ..cdc.gov/Malaria). Hospitals must maintain intravenous quinidine gluconate on formulary because it is the only drug available to treat severe malaria in the United States...
  39. pmc Placental malaria diminishes development of antibody responses to Plasmodium falciparum epitopes in infants residing in an area of western Kenya where P. falciparum is endemic
    Phillip Cullison Bonner
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, NCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:375-9. 2005
    ..0035). These findings suggest that PM can negatively influence the development of immune responses to malaria in infants...
  40. ncbi request reprint Can the world afford to save the lives of 6 million children each year?
    Jennifer Bryce
    Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet 365:2193-200. 2005
    ..Here we assess the cost of delivering these interventions, and discuss whether the achievement of the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) for child survival falls within the financial capacities of donors and developing countries...
  41. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and malaria--understanding the interactions
    James G Kublin
    J Infect Dis 193:1-3. 2006
  42. ncbi request reprint Malaria prevention in pregnancy: when will the prevention programme respond to the science
    Richard W Steketee
    J Health Popul Nutr 20:1-3. 2002