Shakila Zaman

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint B 221, a medical food containing antisecretory factor reduces child diarrhoea: a placebo controlled trial
    Shakila Zaman
    Health Services Academy, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Acta Paediatr 96:1655-9. 2007
  2. pmc Addressing disparities in maternal health care in Pakistan: gender, class and exclusion
    Zubia Mumtaz
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:80. 2012
  3. pmc Costs of vaginal delivery and Caesarean section at a tertiary level public hospital in Islamabad, Pakistan
    Attia Khan
    Health Services Academy, Chak Shahzad, Islamabad, Pakistan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:2. 2010
  4. pmc HIV, STI prevalence and risk behaviours among women selling sex in Lahore, Pakistan
    Mohsin Saeed Khan
    Mohsin Saeed Khan, Division of Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Infect Dis 11:119. 2011
  5. pmc Training in complementary feeding counselling of healthcare workers and its influence on maternal behaviours and child growth: a cluster-randomized controlled trial in Lahore, Pakistan
    Shakila Zaman
    Health Services Academy, Islamabad, Pakistan
    J Health Popul Nutr 26:210-22. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Poverty of opportunity forcing women into prostitution--a qualitative study in Pakistan
    Mohsin Saeed Khan
    Division of Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Health Care Women Int 31:365-83. 2010
  7. pmc Early-life risk factors for adult chronic disease: follow-up of a cohort born during 1964-1978 in an urban slum of Lahore, Pakistan
    Fehmida Jalil
    Department of Social and Preventive Paediatrics, King Edward Medical College and Mayo Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan
    J Health Popul Nutr 26:12-21. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Folate, vitamin B12, and homocysteine levels in South Asian women with growth-retarded fetuses
    Bo Lindblad
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of International Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:1055-61. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in feeding patterns affect growth in children 0-24 months of age living in socioeconomically different areas of Lahore, Pakistan
    Shakila Zaman
    Department of Social and Preventive Paediatrics, King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 503:49-56. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Growth and nutrition: the first six months
    Lars A Hanson
    Department of Clinical Immunology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 61:123-34. 2008

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint B 221, a medical food containing antisecretory factor reduces child diarrhoea: a placebo controlled trial
    Shakila Zaman
    Health Services Academy, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Acta Paediatr 96:1655-9. 2007
    ..We investigated whether egg yolk in the form of B221 (Salovum), a medical food containing antisecretory factor (AF) might be used for treatment of acute and prolonged diarrhoea...
  2. pmc Addressing disparities in maternal health care in Pakistan: gender, class and exclusion
    Zubia Mumtaz
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:80. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Costs of vaginal delivery and Caesarean section at a tertiary level public hospital in Islamabad, Pakistan
    Attia Khan
    Health Services Academy, Chak Shahzad, Islamabad, Pakistan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:2. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc HIV, STI prevalence and risk behaviours among women selling sex in Lahore, Pakistan
    Mohsin Saeed Khan
    Mohsin Saeed Khan, Division of Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Infect Dis 11:119. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to estimate the prevalence of HIV and STIs, and assess knowledge and risk behaviours related to HIV/STI, among women selling sex in Lahore, Pakistan...
  5. pmc Training in complementary feeding counselling of healthcare workers and its influence on maternal behaviours and child growth: a cluster-randomized controlled trial in Lahore, Pakistan
    Shakila Zaman
    Health Services Academy, Islamabad, Pakistan
    J Health Popul Nutr 26:210-22. 2008
    ..Improved feeding practices of counselled mothers can, in turn, reduce growth faltering in their children...
  6. doi request reprint Poverty of opportunity forcing women into prostitution--a qualitative study in Pakistan
    Mohsin Saeed Khan
    Division of Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Health Care Women Int 31:365-83. 2010
    ..quot; The identified driving forces behind women resorting to sell sex were poverty, materialism, and the desire to move up in society. They continued to sell sex due to poverty of opportunity and influencing social factors...
  7. pmc Early-life risk factors for adult chronic disease: follow-up of a cohort born during 1964-1978 in an urban slum of Lahore, Pakistan
    Fehmida Jalil
    Department of Social and Preventive Paediatrics, King Edward Medical College and Mayo Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan
    J Health Popul Nutr 26:12-21. 2008
    ..The results suggest that low birthweight may increase later risk of impaired glucose tolerance in urban Pakistani adults. Further research in this area is warranted...
  8. ncbi request reprint Folate, vitamin B12, and homocysteine levels in South Asian women with growth-retarded fetuses
    Bo Lindblad
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of International Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:1055-61. 2005
    ..To investigate whether intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) and preterm delivery in a poor population of South Asia was associated with altered maternal and fetal levels of folate, vitamin B12, and homocysteine...
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in feeding patterns affect growth in children 0-24 months of age living in socioeconomically different areas of Lahore, Pakistan
    Shakila Zaman
    Department of Social and Preventive Paediatrics, King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 503:49-56. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Growth and nutrition: the first six months
    Lars A Hanson
    Department of Clinical Immunology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 61:123-34. 2008
    ..Lactoferrin, oligosaccharides, glycoproteins, secretory IgA antibodies, alpha-lactalbumin and the antisecretory factor have such functions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cytokines in the placenta of Pakistani newborns with and without intrauterine growth retardation
    Sylvie Amu
    Department of Clinical Immunolgy, Gothenburg University, Sweden
    Pediatr Res 59:254-8. 2006
    ..We propose that the low IL-10 in the placenta may be involved in the pathogenesis of IUGR and might possibly be treatable...
  12. ncbi request reprint Childhood stunting in relation to adolescent living environment and resilience: a follow up study in Lahore, Pakistan
    Nils Ekvall
    Department of Paediatrics, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 15:3-9. 2003
    ..The aim of the investigation was to study differences in growth, socio-economic situation and resilience between adolescent boys who had been stunted or normal in height at the age of five years...