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PIERRE BITOUN.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

June 1996 .

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Absolute Values or Z Scores of Mid-upper Arm Circumference to Identify Wasting? Evaluation in a Community as Well as a Clinical Sample of Under Fives from Nchelenge, Zambia

Hajo B. P. E. Gernaat, Wim H. J. C. Dechering and Henk W. A. Voorhoeve.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

February 1996 .

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The purpose of the study was to compare the use of absolute cut off values of the mid-upper arm circumference (MUAC) with age– and sex-adjusted z scores of the MUAC in the identification of...

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Acquired microcephaly after low Apgar score in Zimbabwe

M-J Wolf, B Wolf, C Bijleveld, G Beunen and P Casear.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

October 1999; p ublished online October 1999 .

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Serial head circumference measurements were made on 165 African babies born with a 5 min Apgar score of 5 or less. Measurements were taken at birth and at 4,9, and 12 months of age. In the...

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Acute Chagas' Disease: Plasma Levels of Alpha-2-macroglobulin and C-reactive Protein in Children under 13 Years in a High Endemic Area of Bolivia

Norah M. Medrano, Mauricio R. M. P. Luz, Pedro H. Cabello, Gonzalo T. Tapia, Fred Van Leuven and Tania C. Araujo-Jorge.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

April 1996 .

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We measured the levels of two human acute phase proteins (APP), alpha-2-macroglobulin (A2M) and C-reactive protein (CRP), in sera of 56 healthy and 84 acute chagasic children aged from 1 to...

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Acute Respiratory Infections in Children: A Community-based Longitudinal Study in Rural Bangladesh

K. Zaman, A. H. Baqui, Yunus, R. B. Sack, O. M. Bateman, H. R. Chowdhury and R. E. Black.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

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A community-based longitudinal study conducted in Matlab, a rural area in Bangladesh, investigated acute respiratory infections (ARI) among children. A cohort of 696 children under 5 years...

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Acute Respiratory Tract Infection: a Community-Based Intervention Study in Malaysia

M. S. Lye, Rama C. Nair, K. E. Choo, Hanjeet Kaur and K. P. F. Lai.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

June 1996 .

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A community-based intervention trial was conducted in Kelantan, Malaysia with the aim of reducing severe acute respiratory tract (ARI) infection in children. Interventions included health...

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Addiction Among High School Pupils in Holon (Israel) and their Attitudes Towards Drugs: a Pilot Study (1993–1994)

U. Brook.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

June 1996 .

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One-hundred-and-twenty-five high school pupils aged 14–17 years had completed anonymous questionnaires dealing with smoking habits and alcohol consumption, as well as with the knowledge and...

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Adding α-amylase to Weaning Food to Increase Dietary Intake in Children. A Randomized Controlled Trial

Leo den Besten, Ingrid I. Glatthaar and Carel B. Ijsselmuiden.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

February 1998; p ublished online February 1998 .

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The addition of α-amylase to a food supplement for weaning-age children was proposed as an alternative to traditionally prepared Amylase-Rich Foods (ARF) for reducing the dietary bulk of...

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Adenosine Deaminase Activity in Nephrotic Syndrome

O. P. Mishra, Rajiv Garg, Z. Ali and Usha.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

February 1997; p ublished online February 1997 .

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Cell-mediated immunity (CMI) was evaluated in 40 children with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome and 20 healthy controls. The significantly decreased response to purified protein derivative...

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Aetiology of Pneumonia in Hospitalized Children

A. K. Patwari, Seema Bisht, Ashok Srinivasan, Manorama Deb and D. Chattopadhya.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

February 1996 .

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One-hundred-and-thirty-two children with clinical and radiological evidence of bronchopneumonia/pneumonia were studied over a 1-year period for isolation/detection of bacterial and viral...

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Age and Sex are Important Factors in Determining Normal Retinol Levels

Bo S. Lindblad, Mahendra Patel, Mustafa Hamadeh, Nelly Helmy, Ibrahim Ahmad, Adekunie Dawodu and Shakila Zaman.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

April 1998; p ublished online April 1998 .

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Cut-off levels for serum retinol levels of 20 μg/dI for marginal and 10 μg/dI for definite deficiency have been advocated and extensively used in population studies. However, the blood...

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Agreement Between Clinical Examination and Parental Morbidity Histories for Children in Nepal

Joanne Katz, Keith P. West, Steven C. LeClerq, M. D. Thapa, Subarna K. Khatry, Sharda Ram Shresta, Elizabeth Kimbrough Pradhan and R. P. Pohkrel.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

August 1998; p ublished online August 1998 .

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Parental histories are often used to estimate the prevalence and the impact of interventions on child morbidity, but few studies have examined the agreement between parental histories and...

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Alpha-Interferon-2b Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis-B Infection in Children with Cancer

Nazan Çetingül, Kaan Kavakli, Canan Vergin, Senay Öztop, Güngör Nişli, Sema Aydoğdu, Tijen Özacar, Altinay Bilgiç, Gül Yüce and Raşit Yağci.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

October 1996 .

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We have evaluated the efficacy of treatment with recombinant Interferon-2b (IFN-2b) in 12 children with cancer who developed chronic hepatitis-B infection. Seven of them had lymphoblastic...

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Aminoaciduria in calcium-deficiency rickets in northern Nigeria

DJ VanderJagt, B Peery, T Thacher, A Pastuszyn, BW Hollis and RH Glew.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

October 1999; p ublished online October 1999 .

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Generalized aminoaciduria is associated with vitamin D-deficiency rickets in humans, but there is little information regarding aminoaciduria in rickets caused by primary calcium deficiency....

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Anaemia and Intestinal Parasitic Infections Among School Age Children in Behera Governorate, Egypt

F. Curtale, M. Nabil, A. El Wakeel, M. Y. Shamy and Behera Survey Team.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

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Anaemia is considered a serious public health problem in Egypt, although updated population-based data are lacking. Similarly, data on prevalence and intensity of infection with intestinal...

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Anaerobes in Neonatal Septicaemia: A Cause for Concern

Sudeshna Mitra, D. Panigrahi and A. Narang.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

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The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence and vertical transmission of anaerobic infection in early onset neonatal septicaemia in babies born to mothers with adverse...

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An analysis of individual, household, and environmental risk factors for intestinal helminth infection among children in Qena Governorate, Upper Egypt

F Curtale, P Pezzotti, YS Saad and A Aloi.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

February 1999; p ublished online February 1999 .

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During 1994 a cross-sectional survey was carried out on a sample representative of the population in Qena Governorate, Upper Egypt, to investigate the relationship between intestinal...

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An Analysis of Prognostic Variables in Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia in a Heterogenous South African Population

G. Wessels, P. B. Hesseling, M. Buurman, C. Oud and E. D. Nel.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

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The records of all 96 children below the age of 15 years diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia at Tygerberg Hospital in the Republic of South Africa between 1983 and 1995 were...

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Anionic Charge Abnormalities of Red Blood Cells and Proteinuria in Glomerulonephritides

Gita Ramjee, Miriam Adhikari, Hoosen M. Coovadia and Ismail G. H. Randeree.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

August 1997; p ublished online August 1997 .

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We studied aldan blue (AB) binding to red blood cells (RBC) [ABRBC] in 89 children and adults with a variety of glomerular diseases. ABRBC was...

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Ankle clonus and thiocyanate, linamarin, and inorganic sulphate excretion in school children in communities with konzo, Mozambique

J Cliff, D Nicala, F Saute, R Givragy, G Azambuja, A Taela, L Chavane and A Gani.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

June 1999; p ublished online June 1999 .

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We examined 397 school children for ankle clonus in five communities in three district affected by konzo, spastic paraparesis associated with cassava consumption. From a subsample of 131...

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