John B Mason

Summary

Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Identifying priorities for emergency intervention from child wasting and mortality estimates in vulnerable areas of the Horn of Africa
    John B Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S234-47. 2010
  2. pmc Child acute malnutrition and mortality in populations affected by displacement in the Horn of Africa, 1997-2009
    John B Mason
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:791-806. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Effects on vitamin A deficiency in children of periodic high-dose supplements and of fortified oil promotion in a deficient area of the Philippines
    John B Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans 70112, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 81:295-305. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for improving maternal nutrition and birth outcomes: synthesis of country experiences
    John B Mason
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 33:S104-37. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of drought and HIV on child nutrition in Eastern and Southern Africa
    John B Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S209-18. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Lessons on nutrition of displaced people
    John B Mason
    Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Nutr 132:2096S-2103S. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in malnutrition in developing regions: vitamin A deficiency, anemia, iodine deficiency, and child underweight
    John Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 26:59-108. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint AIDS, drought, and child malnutrition in southern Africa
    John B Mason
    Departmrent of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Ste 2200, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    Public Health Nutr 8:551-63. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Policies and program implementation experience to improve maternal nutrition in Ethiopia
    Lisa S Saldanha
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 33:S27-50. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Lessons from successful micronutrient programs. Part II: program implementation
    Megan Deitchler
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 25:30-52. 2004

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Identifying priorities for emergency intervention from child wasting and mortality estimates in vulnerable areas of the Horn of Africa
    John B Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S234-47. 2010
    ..The relation between anthropometric measures and mortality risk in different populations can provide a basis for deciding how malnutrition prevalences should be interpreted...
  2. pmc Child acute malnutrition and mortality in populations affected by displacement in the Horn of Africa, 1997-2009
    John B Mason
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:791-806. 2012
    ..This could help to prioritize limited resources in the current situation of food insecurity and save lives...
  3. doi request reprint Effects on vitamin A deficiency in children of periodic high-dose supplements and of fortified oil promotion in a deficient area of the Philippines
    John B Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans 70112, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 81:295-305. 2011
    ..A phased changeover to reliance on fortified commodities (including oil) with careful monitoring of VAD trends is indicated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for improving maternal nutrition and birth outcomes: synthesis of country experiences
    John B Mason
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 33:S104-37. 2012
    ..Undernutrition in women in poor countries remains prevalent and affects maternal, neonatal and child health (MNCH) outcomes. Improving MNCH outcomes requires better policies and programs that enhance women's nutrition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of drought and HIV on child nutrition in Eastern and Southern Africa
    John B Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S209-18. 2010
    ..With additional data available from Southern and Eastern Africa, the size of the effects of drought and HIV on child underweight up to 2006 were estimated...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lessons on nutrition of displaced people
    John B Mason
    Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Nutr 132:2096S-2103S. 2002
    ..A general conclusion is that learning lessons and applying them more quickly could still prevent much malnutrition and save many lives among displaced people...
  7. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in malnutrition in developing regions: vitamin A deficiency, anemia, iodine deficiency, and child underweight
    John Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 26:59-108. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint AIDS, drought, and child malnutrition in southern Africa
    John B Mason
    Departmrent of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Ste 2200, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    Public Health Nutr 8:551-63. 2005
    ..To investigate trends in child malnutrition in six countries in southern Africa, in relation to the HIV epidemic and drought in crop years 2001/2 and 2002/3...
  9. ncbi request reprint Policies and program implementation experience to improve maternal nutrition in Ethiopia
    Lisa S Saldanha
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 33:S27-50. 2012
    ..Although there are maternal nutrition interventions that are efficacious and effective in improving maternal, neonatal, and child health (MNCH) outcomes, implementation has been limited...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lessons from successful micronutrient programs. Part II: program implementation
    Megan Deitchler
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 25:30-52. 2004
    ..Data are lacking, with fewer surveys once programs start, constraining monitoring and program control and adaptation. Nonetheless, interventions appear to have gone to scale remarkably successfully...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lessons from successful micronutrient programs. Part III: program impact
    John Mason
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 25:53-78. 2004
    ..It is becoming increasingly important to collect data on subclinical deficiency (e.g., biochemical data) to assess program impact...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lessons from successful micronutrient programs. Part I: program initiation
    Megan Deitchler
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 25:5-29. 2004
    ..However, it is clear that these procedures have succeeded in creating a rapid expansion of large-scale deficiency-control programs, which while evolving are generally being maintained...
  13. ncbi request reprint The impact of orphanhood on food security in the high-HIV context of Blantyre, Malawi
    Jonathan Rivers
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S264-71. 2010
    ..A 2004 UNICEF/UNAIDS/USAID survey in Blantyre, Malawi, examined methods to improve monitoring and evaluation of interventions aimed at orphans and vulnerable children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of orphanhood on underweight prevalence in sub-Saharan Africa
    Jonathan Rivers
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 29:32-42. 2008
    ..Although evidence indicates that orphans risk losing opportunities for adequate education, health care, and future employment, the immediate effects of orphanhood on child nutritional status remain poorly understood...
  15. ncbi request reprint Putting the management of severe malnutrition back on the international health agenda
    Andre Briend
    Department of Child and Adolescent Health, World Health Organization, 20, Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Food Nutr Bull 27:S3-6. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Proceedings of the WHO, UNICEF, and SCN Informal Consultation on Community-Based Management of Severe Malnutrition in Children
    Claudine Prudhon
    UN Standing Committee on Nutrition c o WHO, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Food Nutr Bull 27:S99-104. 2006