Heiman Wertheim

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc A household survey on screening practices of household contacts of smear positive tuberculosis patients in Vietnam
    Thuy Hoang Thi Thanh
    National Tuberculosis Control Programme of Vietnam, National Lung Hospital VNTP NLH, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 14:713. 2014
  2. pmc Antibiotic sales in rural and urban pharmacies in northern Vietnam: an observational study
    Do Thi Thuy Nga
    Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Pharmacol Toxicol 15:6. 2014
  3. pmc Klebsiella pneumoniae oropharyngeal carriage in rural and urban Vietnam and the effect of alcohol consumption
    Trinh Tuyet Dao
    National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    PLoS ONE 9:e91999. 2014
  4. pmc Providing impetus, tools, and guidance to strengthen national capacity for antimicrobial stewardship in viet nam
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
    PLoS Med 10:e1001429. 2013
  5. pmc Fatal respiratory infections associated with rhinovirus outbreak, Vietnam
    Le Thanh Hai
    National Hospital of Pediatrics, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1886-8. 2012
  6. pmc Laboratory Capacity Building in Asia for Infectious Disease Research: Experiences from the South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network (SEAICRN)
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network
    PLoS Med 7:e1000231. 2010
  7. pmc Antibiotic use and resistance in emerging economies: a situation analysis for Viet Nam
    Kinh Van Nguyen
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    BMC Public Health 13:1158. 2013
  8. pmc Clinical characteristics and outcome of Penicillium marneffei infection among HIV-infected patients in northern Vietnam
    Mattias Larsson
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Welcome Trust Major Overseas Program, Hanoi, Vietnam
    AIDS Res Ther 9:24. 2012
  9. pmc Studying the effectiveness of activated carbon R95 respirators in reducing the inhalation of combustion by-products in Hanoi, Vietnam: a demonstration study
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit and Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Environ Health 11:72. 2012
  10. pmc Influenza A H5N1 and HIV co-infection: case report
    Annette Fox
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit Viet Nam, Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Program, National Hospital of Tropical Diseases, 78 Giai Phong Road, Dong da, Ha Noi, Viet Nam
    BMC Infect Dis 10:167. 2010

Collaborators

  • Annette Fox
  • Peter Horby
  • Nguyen Tran Hien
  • Constance Schultsz
  • Ramanan Laxminarayan
  • Katherine L Anders
  • Bethan Lang
  • Angela Vincent
  • Pilaipan Puthavathana
  • Zheng Li
  • Jeremy Farrar
  • Karen Kennedy
  • Kinh Van Nguyen
  • Trinh Tuyet Dao
  • Mattias Larsson
  • Walter R Taylor
  • Thuy Hoang Thi Thanh
  • Pham Quang Thai
  • Do Thi Thuy Nga
  • Chuc Kim Thi Nguyen
  • Trung Vu Nguyen
  • Le Thanh Hai
  • Bich Ngoc Thi Vu
  • Nguyen Thi Kim Chuc
  • Le Thi Thanh
  • Matthijs R A Welkers
  • Hung Nguyen Van
  • Frank G J Cobelens
  • Nguyen Thi Thu Yen
  • Vu Tien Viet Dung
  • Hoang Thi Huyen Trang
  • Le Quynh Mai
  • Nguyen Van Yen
  • Nguyen Le Khanh Hang
  • Huong Lan Thi Vu
  • Ho Dang Phuc
  • Dror Liebenthal
  • Huong Kieu Thi Tran
  • Menno D de Jong
  • Nguyen Van Kinh
  • Diep Ngoc Thi Nguyen
  • Tran Khanh Toan
  • Nguyen Thi Thuy Nguyen
  • Dang Dinh Thoang
  • Nguyen Phuong Hoa
  • Nguyen Quynh Hoa
  • Le Nguyen Minh Hoa
  • Toan Khanh Tran
  • Sy Dinh Ngoc
  • Hoang Thi Loan
  • Nhung Nguyen Viet
  • Tran Nhu Duong
  • Babatunde Olowokure
  • Phuong Mai Doan
  • An Quoc Nguyen
  • Nga Thuy Thi Do
  • Mai Thanh Hoang
  • Ha Bich Thi Ngo
  • Socorro Escalante
  • Hellen Gelband
  • Arjun Chandna
  • Tran Tinh Hien
  • Ca Van Pham
  • Thai Nguyen
  • Vu Thi Ngoc Bich
  • Ha H Nguyen
  • Le Kien Ngai
  • Minh Ha Thi Nguyen
  • Ninh Tran
  • Ha L Nguyen
  • Kinh Nguyen
  • Trinh Dao
  • Menno de Jong
  • Thuy Le
  • Diep Nguyen
  • Hoa Le
  • Huyen Nguyen
  • Ha M Nguyen
  • Giang Tran
  • Viet Pham Hung
  • Nguyen Thanh Liem
  • Phan Huu Phuc
  • Nguyen Thi Ngoc Diep
  • Lien Ha Thi Nguyen
  • Walter Taylor
  • Huong Tran
  • Thanh Nguyen
  • Trinh Lien
  • Giap Tran
  • Bich Vu

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc A household survey on screening practices of household contacts of smear positive tuberculosis patients in Vietnam
    Thuy Hoang Thi Thanh
    National Tuberculosis Control Programme of Vietnam, National Lung Hospital VNTP NLH, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 14:713. 2014
    ..This study assesses current contact screening practices in Vietnam and determines the proportion of household contacts screened of newly registered TB patients...
  2. pmc Antibiotic sales in rural and urban pharmacies in northern Vietnam: an observational study
    Do Thi Thuy Nga
    Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Pharmacol Toxicol 15:6. 2014
    ..Here we report on both quantitative and qualitative aspects of antibiotic sales in private pharmacies in northern Vietnam...
  3. pmc Klebsiella pneumoniae oropharyngeal carriage in rural and urban Vietnam and the effect of alcohol consumption
    Trinh Tuyet Dao
    National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    PLoS ONE 9:e91999. 2014
    ..This population-based cross-sectional study explores the association of a variety of demographic and socioeconomic factors, as well as alcohol consumption with oropharyngeal carriage of K. pneumoniae in Vietnam...
  4. pmc Providing impetus, tools, and guidance to strengthen national capacity for antimicrobial stewardship in viet nam
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
    PLoS Med 10:e1001429. 2013
    b>Heiman Wertheim and colleagues describe the launch and impact of VINARES, an initiative to strengthen antimicrobial stewardship in Vietnam.
  5. pmc Fatal respiratory infections associated with rhinovirus outbreak, Vietnam
    Le Thanh Hai
    National Hospital of Pediatrics, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1886-8. 2012
    ..0005). Outbreak rhinoviruses formed a distinct genetic cluster. Human rhinovirus is an underappreciated cause of severe pneumonia in vulnerable groups...
  6. pmc Laboratory Capacity Building in Asia for Infectious Disease Research: Experiences from the South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network (SEAICRN)
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    South East Asia Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network
    PLoS Med 7:e1000231. 2010
    b>Heiman Wertheim and colleagues discuss a network that aims to improve infectious disease management through integrated, collaborative clinical research in South East Asia.
  7. pmc Antibiotic use and resistance in emerging economies: a situation analysis for Viet Nam
    Kinh Van Nguyen
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    BMC Public Health 13:1158. 2013
    ..Viet Nam, with a large population, high burden of infectious disease and relatively unrestricted access to medication, is an excellent case study of the difficulties faced by emerging economies in controlling antimicrobial resistance...
  8. pmc Clinical characteristics and outcome of Penicillium marneffei infection among HIV-infected patients in northern Vietnam
    Mattias Larsson
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Welcome Trust Major Overseas Program, Hanoi, Vietnam
    AIDS Res Ther 9:24. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  9. pmc Studying the effectiveness of activated carbon R95 respirators in reducing the inhalation of combustion by-products in Hanoi, Vietnam: a demonstration study
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit and Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Environ Health 11:72. 2012
    ..In this demonstration study we set out to establish methods to assess whether wearing an R95 activated carbon respirator could reduce intake of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in street workers in Hanoi, Vietnam...
  10. pmc Influenza A H5N1 and HIV co-infection: case report
    Annette Fox
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit Viet Nam, Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Program, National Hospital of Tropical Diseases, 78 Giai Phong Road, Dong da, Ha Noi, Viet Nam
    BMC Infect Dis 10:167. 2010
    ..The role of adaptive immunity in severe influenza is poorly understood. The occurrence of influenza A/H5N1 in a patient with HIV provided a rare opportunity to investigate this...
  11. pmc Acute measles encephalitis in partially vaccinated adults
    Annette Fox
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Ho Chi Minh City and Ha Noi, Viet Nam
    PLoS ONE 8:e71671. 2013
    ..Treatment with immune-modulators is based on theories that post-infectious autoimmune responses cause demyelination. The clinical course and immunological parameters of AME were examined during an outbreak in Vietnam...
  12. pmc Pandemic H1N1 virus transmission and shedding dynamics in index case households of a prospective Vietnamese cohort
    Pham Quang Thai
    National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    J Infect 68:581-90. 2014
    ..Influenza household transmission studies are required to guide prevention strategies but most passively recruit index cases that seek healthcare. We investigated A(H1N1)pdm09 transmission in a household-based cohort during 2009...
  13. pmc Investigation of dengue and Japanese encephalitis virus transmission in Hanam, Viet Nam
    Annette Fox
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit and Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Viet Nam Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Hanoi, Viet Nam Hanam Centre for Preventive Medicine, Hanam, Viet Nam
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:892-6. 2014
    ..The findings highlight the importance of continued Japanese encephalitis virus vaccination and dengue surveillance...
  14. pmc The spectrum of central nervous system infections in an adult referral hospital in Hanoi, Vietnam
    Walter R Taylor
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Vietnam
    PLoS ONE 7:e42099. 2012
    ..To determine prospectively the causative pathogens of central nervous system (CNS) infections in patients admitted to a tertiary referral hospital in Hanoi, Vietnam...
  15. pmc Severe pandemic H1N1 2009 infection is associated with transient NK and T deficiency and aberrant CD8 responses
    Annette Fox
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Dong da, Ha Noi, Viet Nam
    PLoS ONE 7:e31535. 2012
    ..We therefore compared the acute cellular immune response in previously healthy adults with severe versus mild pandemic H1N1 infection...
  16. pmc Stimulating the development of national Streptococcus suis guidelines in Viet Nam through a strategic research partnership
    Peter Horby
    Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, National Hospital of Tropical Diseases, 78 Giai Phong Street, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    Bull World Health Organ 88:458-61. 2010
    ..Prevention, diagnosis and treatment are relatively straightforward and affordable but, in early 2007, no national diagnostic, case management or prevention guidelines existed in Viet Nam...