Publications

Incidence of Severe and Nonsevere Pertussis Among HIV-Exposed and -Unexposed Zambian Infants Through 14 Weeks of Age: Results From the Southern Africa Mother Infant Pertussis Study (SAMIPS), a Longitudinal Birth Cohort Study

Gill CJ, Mwananyanda L, MacLeod W, Kwenda G, Mwale M, Williams AL, Siazeele K, Yang Z, Mwansa J, Thea DM.

Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2016 Nov; S154-S164.

Neonatal mortality within 24 hours of birth in six low- and lower-middle-income countries

Abdullah H Baqui, Dipak K Mitra, Nazma Begum, Lisa Hurt, Seyi Soremekun, Karen Edmond, Betty Kirkwood, Nita Bhandari, Sunita Taneja, Sarmila Mazumder, Muhammad Imran Nisar, Fyezah Jehan, Muhammad Ilyas, Murtaza Ali, Imran Ahmed, Shabina Ariff, Sajid B Soofi, Sunil Sazawal, Ush Dhingra, Arup Dutta, Said M Ali, Shaali M Ame, Katherine Semrau, Fern M Hamomba, Caroline Grogan, Davidson H Hamer, Rajiv Bahl, Sachiyo Yoshida & Alexander Manu

Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 2016 Oct; 94.

Burden, timing and causes of maternal and neonatal deaths and stillbirths in sub–Saharan Africa and South Asia: protocol for a prospective cohort study

AMANHI study group, maternal, neonatal deaths and stillbirths mortality cohort study (Hamer DH, Semrau K, Herlihy J, Grogan C, Biemba G.)

Journal of Global Health. 2016 Sep; 6.

Burden of severe maternal morbidity and association with adverse birth outcomes in sub–Saharan Africa and south Asia: protocol for a prospective cohort study

AMANHI maternal morbidity study group (Hamer DH, Semrau K, Herlihy J, Grogan C, Biemba G.)

Journal of Global Health. 2016 Sep;.

Effectiveness of 4% chlorhexidine umbilical cord care on neonatal mortality in Southern Province, Zambia (ZamCAT): a cluster-randomised controlled trial

Katherine E A Semrau, Julie Herlihy, Caroline Grogan, Kebby Musokotwane, Kojo Yeboah-Antwi, Reuben Mbewe, Bowen Banda, Chipo Mpamba, Fern Hamomba, Portipher Pilingana, Andisen Zulu, Pascalina Chanda-Kapata, Godfrey Biemba, Donald M Thea, William B MacLeod, Jonathon L Simon, Davidson H Hamer

Lancet Global Health. 2016 Sep;.

Availability and Quality of Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care in Bangladesh

Wit Wichaidit, Mahbub-Ul Alam, Amal K Halder, Leanne Unicomb, Davidson H. Hamer, Pavani K Ram

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2016 Jun;.

Understanding Bacterial Isolates in Blood Culture and Approaches Used to Define Bacteria as Contaminants – A Literature Review

Belal Hossain, MSc, Mohammad Shahidul Islam, MSc, Atiqur Rahman, MSc, Mahfuza Marzan, MSc, Iftekhar Rafiqullah, MSc, Nicholas E. Connor, MSc, Mohammad Hasanuzzaman, MSc, Maksuda Islam, BA, Davidson H. Hamer, MD, Patricia L. Hibberd, MD, PhD, and Samir K. Saha, PhD

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2016 May; 35(5).

Classification of Blood Culture Isolates Into Contaminants and Pathogens on the Basis of Clinical and Laboratory Data

Belal Hossain, MSc, Martin W. Weber, PhD, Davidson H. Hamer, MD, Patricia L. Hibberd, MD, PhD, A. S. M. Nawshad Uddin Ahmed, FCPS, Mahfuza Marzan, MSc, Maksuda Islam, BA, Nicholas E. Connor, MSc, Mohammad Shahidul Islam, MSc, Anita K. Zaidi, SM, Abdullah H. Baqui, DrPH, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, PhD, Shahida M. Qureshi, MSc, Iftekhar Rafiqullah, MSc, Lesley McGee, PhD, and Samir K. Saha, PhD

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2016 May; 35(5).

Reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health: key messages from Disease Control Priorities 3rd Edition

Robert E Black, Carol Levin, Neff Walker, Doris Chou, Li Liu, Marleen Temmerman, for the DCP3 RMNCH Authors Group* (David Hamer and Julie Herlihy are part of the DCP3 RMNCH Authors Group)

The Lancet. 2016 Apr;.

Zika Virus: Rapid Spread in the Western Hemisphere

Lin H. Chen, MD; and Davidson H. Hamer, MD

Annals of Internal Medicine. 2016 Jan;.

Measles in the 21st Century, a Continuing Preventable Risk to Travelers: Data from the GeoSentinel Global Network

Sotir MJ, Esposito DH, Barnett ED, Leder K, Kozarsky PE, Lim PL, Gkrania-Klotsas E, Hamer DH, Kuhn S, Connor BA, Pradhan R, Caumes E

Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2016 Jan; 62(2):210-212.

Beliefs, behaviors, and perceptions of community-led total sanitation and their relation to improved sanitation in rural Zambia

J. Joseph Lawrence, Kojo Yeboah-Antwi, Godfrey Biemba, Pavani K. Ram, Nicolas Osbert, Lora L. Sabin and Davidson H. Hamer

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2016 Jan;.

Antibiotic prescribing practices for patients with fever in the transition from presumptive treatment of malaria to ‘confirmand treat’ in Zambia: a cross-sectional study

Micky Ndhlovu, Emmy Nkhama, John M. Miller, and Davidson H. Hamer

Tropical Medicine and International Health. 2015 Dec; 20(12):1696-1706.

Reasons for home delivery and use of traditional birth attendants in rural Zambia: a qualitative study

Cephas Sialubanje, Karlijn Massar, Davidson H. Hamer and Robert AC Ruiter

BMC Pregnancy & Childbirth. 2015 Sep; 15(216):1-12.

Iron Supplementation in Iron-Replete and Nonanemic Pregnant Women in Tanzania A Randomized Clinical Trial

Analee J. Etheredge, MSPH, PhD; Zul Premji, MD; Nilupa S. Gunaratna, PhD; Ajibola Ibraheem Abioye, MD; Said Aboud, MD; Christopher Duggan, MD; Robert Mongi, MD; Laura Meloney, MPH; Donna Spiegelman, ScD; Drucilla Roberts, MD; Davidson H. Hamer, MD; Wafaie W. Fawzi, MBBS, DrPH

JAMA Pediatr.. 2015 Aug; online.