Kate MacIntyre

Summary

Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Determinants of hanging and use of ITNs in the context of near universal coverage in Zambia
    Kate MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Health Policy Plan 27:316-25. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Understanding perceptions of HIV risk among adolescents in KwaZulu-Natal
    Kate MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:237-50. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint A new tool for malaria prevention?: Results of a trial of permethrin-impregnated bedsheets (shukas) in an area of unstable transmission
    Kate MacIntyre
    Tulane University SPHTM, New Orleans, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 32:157-60. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Understanding referral from primary care clinics in rural Kenya: using health information systems to prioritize health services
    Kate MacIntyre
    1440 Canal St Suite 2200, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Int J Health Plann Manage 18:23-39. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Rolling out insecticide treated nets in Eritrea: examining the determinants of possession and use in malarious zones during the rainy season
    Kate MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 11:824-33. 2006
  6. pmc Examining the determinants of mosquito-avoidance practices in two Kenyan cities
    Kate MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, Suite 2200, 1440 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Malar J 1:14. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint "It's not what you know, but who you knew": examining the relationship between behavior change and AIDS mortality in Africa
    K MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 13:160-74. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of insecticide-treated bednet use among children and pregnant women across 15 countries using standardized national surveys
    Thomas P Eisele
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:209-14. 2009
  9. pmc Interpreting household survey data intended to measure insecticide-treated bednet coverage: results from two surveys in Eritrea
    Thomas P Eisele
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70115, USA
    Malar J 5:36. 2006
  10. doi request reprint The influence of orphan care and other household shocks on health status over time: a longitudinal study of children's caregivers in rural Malawi
    Megan Littrell
    Population Services International, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS Care 23:1551-61. 2011

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Determinants of hanging and use of ITNs in the context of near universal coverage in Zambia
    Kate MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Health Policy Plan 27:316-25. 2012
    ..Results suggest campaigns and messages that persuade recipients to hang up their ITNs would contribute towards closing the gap between ownership and use...
  2. ncbi request reprint Understanding perceptions of HIV risk among adolescents in KwaZulu-Natal
    Kate MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:237-50. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint A new tool for malaria prevention?: Results of a trial of permethrin-impregnated bedsheets (shukas) in an area of unstable transmission
    Kate MacIntyre
    Tulane University SPHTM, New Orleans, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 32:157-60. 2003
    ..Netting is expensive and impractical for many communities. Here we present the findings of a community-based trial of impregnated bedsheets (shukas) in Kenya...
  4. ncbi request reprint Understanding referral from primary care clinics in rural Kenya: using health information systems to prioritize health services
    Kate MacIntyre
    1440 Canal St Suite 2200, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Int J Health Plann Manage 18:23-39. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Rolling out insecticide treated nets in Eritrea: examining the determinants of possession and use in malarious zones during the rainy season
    Kate MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 11:824-33. 2006
    ..We explore the differences between use of an ITN as a proportion of all households in the survey (the roll back malaria indicator), and use of an ITN as a proportion of those households who already own an ITN...
  6. pmc Examining the determinants of mosquito-avoidance practices in two Kenyan cities
    Kate MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, Suite 2200, 1440 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Malar J 1:14. 2002
    ..This study assesses the behavioural and socio-economic factors associated with avoiding mosquitoes and preventing malaria in urban environments in Kenya...
  7. ncbi request reprint "It's not what you know, but who you knew": examining the relationship between behavior change and AIDS mortality in Africa
    K MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 13:160-74. 2001
    ..A second implication is that higher levels of disclosure, or lower levels of denial of AIDS as a cause of death, may help individuals change their behavior...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of insecticide-treated bednet use among children and pregnant women across 15 countries using standardized national surveys
    Thomas P Eisele
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:209-14. 2009
    ..The gaps in ITN use and possession will likely persist in the absence of achieving a ratio of no more than two people per ITN...
  9. pmc Interpreting household survey data intended to measure insecticide-treated bednet coverage: results from two surveys in Eritrea
    Thomas P Eisele
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70115, USA
    Malar J 5:36. 2006
    ..This paper examines methodological issues to using household surveys to measure core Roll Back Malaria coverage indicators of ITN possession and use...
  10. doi request reprint The influence of orphan care and other household shocks on health status over time: a longitudinal study of children's caregivers in rural Malawi
    Megan Littrell
    Population Services International, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS Care 23:1551-61. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The impact of life skills education on adolescent sexual risk behaviors in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Robert Magnani
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:289-304. 2005
    ..To assess the impact of exposure to life skills education by youth in KwaZulu-Natal Province (KZN, South Africa) on knowledge and behaviors associated with the spread of HIV/AIDS...
  12. ncbi request reprint A description of malaria-related knowledge, perceptions, and practices in the Artibonite Valley of Haiti: implications for malaria control
    Joseph Keating
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:262-9. 2008
    ..Results suggest malaria control in Haiti should focus on enhanced surveillance and case management, with expanded information campaigns about malaria prevention and treatment options...
  13. ncbi request reprint A geographic sampling strategy for studying relationships between human activity and malaria vectors in urban Africa
    Joseph Keating
    Department of International Heath and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2699, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:357-65. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Referral revisited: community financing schemes and emergency transport in rural Africa
    K MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Soc Sci Med 49:1473-87. 1999
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  15. ncbi request reprint Rapid surveys for program evaluation: design and implementation of an experiment in Ecuador
    K MacIntyre
    Tulane University, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Department of International Health and Development, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 6:192-201. 1999
    ..The common belief that computers would disturb respondents was not found to be the case. Even with no computer experience, the interviewers rapidly mastered the new technology...
  16. ncbi request reprint Rapid assessment and sample surveys: trade-offs in precision and cost
    K MacIntyre
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Health Policy Plan 14:363-73. 1999
    ..This result has implications for the credibility of rapid surveys, and suggests that their use needs to be tailored for particular programmes and policies, and overseen with, at least, a modicum of statistical caution...
  17. ncbi request reprint Interventions to reduce HIV/AIDS stigma: what have we learned?
    Lisanne Brown
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:49-69. 2003
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  18. ncbi request reprint Pregnant or positive: adolescent childbearing and HIV risk in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Naomi Rutenberg
    Population Council, Washington, DC, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 11:122-33. 2003
    ..The analysis suggests that for some adolescents, in addition to effects on educational and employment opportunities, the danger of HIV infection is becoming part of the calculus of the desirability of a pregnancy...
  19. pmc A national survey of the prevalence, incidence, primary care burden and treatment of atrial fibrillation in Scotland
    Niamh F Murphy
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Heart 93:606-12. 2007
    ..To examine the epidemiology, primary care burden and treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Malaria transmission in urban sub-Saharan Africa
    Vincent Robert
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:169-76. 2003
    ..Malaria control in urban environments may be simpler as a result of urbanization; however, much of what we know about malaria transmission in rural environments might not hold in the urban context...
  21. pmc Self-reported malaria and mosquito avoidance in relation to household risk factors in a Kenyan coastal city
    Joseph Keating
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 37:761-71. 2005
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  22. ncbi request reprint Mapping capacity in the health sector: a conceptual framework
    Anne K LaFond
    John Snow International, Arlington, VA 22209, USA
    Int J Health Plann Manage 17:3-22. 2002
    ..Capacity mapping is useful to planners because it makes explicit the assumptions underlying the relationship between capacity and health system performance and provides a framework for testing those assumptions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in morbidity and mortality related to atrial fibrillation
    Niamh F Murphy
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow G11 6NT, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Int J Cardiol 97:283-8. 2004
    ..To determine whether there is seasonal variation in hospitalisations and deaths due to atrial fibrillation (AF) and to examine possible contributors to such variability...