Publications

Can traditional birth attendants be trained to accurately identify septic infants, initiate antibiotics, and refer in a rural African setting?

Christopher John Gill, William B MacLeod, Grace Phiri-Mazala, Nicholas G Guerina, Mark Mirochnick, Anna B Knapp, Davidson H Hamer

Global Health: Science and Practice. 2014 Aug; 2(3):318-327.

Measuring teamwork and taskwork of community-based “teams” delivering life-saving health interventions in rural Zambia: a qualitative study

Kojo Yeboah-Antwi, Gail Snetro-Plewman, Karen Z Waltensperger, Davidson H Hamer, Chilobe Kambikambi, William MacLeod, Stephen Filumba, Bias Sichamba and David Marsh

BMC Medical Research Methodology. 2013 Jun; 13(84).

The global burden of neonatal hypothermia: systematic review of a major challenge for newborn survival

Karsten Lunze, David E Bloom , Dean T Jamison, and Davidson H Hamer

BMC Medicine. 2013 Jan; 11(24).

Impact of Integrated Community Case Management on Health-Seeking Behavior in Rural Zambia

Philip D. Seidenberg, Davidson H. Hamer, Hari Iyer, Portipher Pilingana, Kazungu Siazeele, Busiku Hamainza, William B. MacLeod, and Kojo Yeboah-Antwi

American Journal of Tropical Medicine. 2012 Nov; 87(5):105-110.

Emergency Obstetrical and Neonatal Capacity and Health Center Access in Kalomo District, Zambia

Hamer DH, Semrau K, Everett LL, Mazimba A, Seidenberg P, Goggin C, Yeboah-Antwi K, Herlihy J, Sialubanje C, Musoktwane K, Thea D, Spear C, Grogan C, Maine D, Gopal S.

Second Global Symposium on Health Systems Research; 2012 May 1; .

Training Zambian traditional birth attendants to reduce neonatal mortality in the Lufwanyama Neonatal Survival Project (LUNESP)

Christopher J. Gill, Nicholas G. Guerina, Charity Mulenga, Anna B. Knapp, Grace Mazala, & Davidson H. Hamer

International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 2012 Mar; 1-6.

Effect of Training Traditional Birth Attendants on Neonatal Mortality (Lufwanyama Neonatal Survival Project): Randomised Controlled Study

Gill C., Phiri-Mazala G., Guerina N., Kasimba J., Mulenga C., MacLeod W., Waitolo N., Knapp A., Mirochnick M., Mazimba A., Fox M., Sabin L., Seidenberg P., Simon J., Hamer D.

British Medical Journal. 2011 Jun;.

Dispelling the Myths Surrounding Traditional Birth Attendants

Gill C., Hamer D.H., Knapp A.B.

British Medical Journal. 2011 Jun; 343(d):4481.

Community Case Management of Fever Due to Malaria and Pneumonia in Children Under Five in Zambia: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Yeboah-Antwi K., Pilingana P., Macleod W.B., Semrau K., Siazeele K., Kalesha P., Hamainza B., Seidenberg P., Mazimba A., Sabin L., Kamholz K., Thea D.M., Hamer D.H.

PLoS Med. 2010 Sep; 7(9).

Effect of Presumptive Co-Trimoxazole Prophylaxis on Pneumococcal Colonization Rates, Seroepidemiology and Antibiotic Resistance in Zambian Infants: A Longitudinal Cohort Study

Gill C. J., Mwanakasale V., Fox M. P., Chilengi R., Tembo M., Nsofwa M., Chalwe V., Mwananyanda L., Mukwamataba D., Malilwe B., Champo D., Macleod W. B., Thea D. M., Hamer D. H.

Bull World Health Organ. 2009 Jan; 86(12):929-38.

Impact of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection on Streptococcus Pneumoniae Colonization and Seroepidemiology among Zambian Women

Gill C. J., Mwanakasale V., Fox M. P., Chilengi R., Tembo M., Nsofwa M., Chalwe V., Mwananyanda L., Mukwamataba D., Malilwe B., Champo D., Macleod W. B., Thea D. M., Hamer D. H.

J Infect Dis. 2008 Apr; 197(7):1000-5.

Inferiority of Single-Dose Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine Intermittent Preventive Therapy for Malaria during Pregnancy among HIV-Positive Zambian Women

Gill C. J., Macleod W. B., Mwanakasale V., Chalwe V., Mwananyanda L., Champo D., Mukwamataba D., Chilengi R., Thea D. M., Hamer D. H.

J Infect Dis. 2007 Nov; 196(11):1577-84.

Two-dose Versus Monthly Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Malaria with Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine in HIV-seropositive Pregnant Zambian Women

Hamer D. H., Mwanakasale V., Macleod W. B., Chalwe V., Mukwamataba D., Champo D., Mwananyanda L., Chilengi R., Mubikayi L., Mulele C. K., Mulenga M., Thea D. M., Gill C. J.

J Infect Dis. 2007 Nov; 196(11):1585-94.