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The Treatment of Possible Severe Infection in Infants: An Open Randomized Safety Trial of Parenteral Benzylpenicillin and Gentamicin Versus Ceftriaxone in Infants <60 days of Age in Malawi.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 Dec;36(12):e328-e333

From the *Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, †Department of Pediatrics, Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, and ‡John Hopkins Research Unit College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi; §Department of Health and Life Sciences, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom; ¶Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi; and ‖Division of Infection & Immunity, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000001576DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5466153PMC
December 2017

Exploring neurodevelopmental outcome measures used in children with cerebral malaria: the perspectives of caregivers and health workers in Malawi.

BMC Pediatr 2017 01 10;17(1). Epub 2017 Jan 10.

Malawi-Liverpool Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, PO Box 30096, Chichiri, Blantyre, 3, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12887-016-0763-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5223588PMC
January 2017

Safety of lumbar puncture in comatose children with clinical features of cerebral malaria.

Neurology 2016 Nov 28;87(22):2355-2362. Epub 2016 Oct 28.

From the Institute of Infection and Global Health (C.A.M., T.S.) and Department of Eye and Vision Science, Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease (I.J.M., N.A.B., S.P.G., S.P.H.), University of Liverpool (S.P.H.), UK; Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (L.Z., C.L.) and Osteopathic Medical Specialties (K.B.S.) and International Neurology and Psychiatry Epidemiology Program (D.G.P.), Michigan State University, East Lansing; Lancaster University (P.J.D.), UK; Department of Paediatrics and Child Health (M.M.) and the Blantyre Malaria Project (T.E.T.), University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre; St. Paul's Eye Unit (N.A.B.), Royal Liverpool University Hospital; School of Medicine (S.J.G.), University of St. Andrews, UK; Kilimanjaro Centre for Community Ophthalmology (KCCO) (S.L.), University of Cape Town, Department of Ophthalmology, OMB Groote Schuur Hospital Observatory, South Africa; Department of Radiology (S.K.), Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi; and Department of Imaging Services (M.J.P.), University of Rochester, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000003372DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5135026PMC
November 2016

"It means you are grounded" - caregivers' perspectives on the rehabilitation of children with neurodisability in Malawi.

Disabil Rehabil 2016 16;38(3):223-34. Epub 2015 Apr 16.

f Department of Women's and Children's Health , Institute of Translational Medicine, University of Liverpool , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09638288.2015.1035458DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4696242PMC
September 2016

HIV coinfection influences the inflammatory response but not the outcome of cerebral malaria in Malawian children.

J Infect 2016 09 14;73(3):189-99. Epub 2016 Jun 14.

Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Malawi; Department of Paediatrics, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2016.05.012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4990000PMC
September 2016

Phenotypic Correlates of HIV-1 Macrophage Tropism.

J Virol 2015 Nov 2;89(22):11294-311. Epub 2015 Sep 2.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA UNC Center for AIDS Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4645658PMC
November 2015

Three Epidemics of Invasive Multidrug-Resistant Salmonella Bloodstream Infection in Blantyre, Malawi, 1998-2014.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Nov;61 Suppl 4:S363-71

Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme Institute for Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ691DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4596930PMC
November 2015

Pediatric Cerebral Palsy in Africa: Where Are We?

J Child Neurol 2015 Jul 7;30(8):963-71. Epub 2014 Oct 7.

Division of Paediatric Neurology, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital and University of Cape Town, South Africa.

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July 2015

Lumbar puncture refusal in sub-Saharan Africa: A call for further understanding and intervention.

Neurology 2015 May;84(19):1988-90

From the Division of Neuroinfectious Diseases and Neuroimmunology, Department of Neurology (K.T.T.), Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD; the Department of Internal Medicine (K.M., L.H., V.K., M.A., O.K.S.), University of Zambia School of Medicine, Lusaka, Zambia; the Department of Internal Medicine (L.H.), University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; the Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine (M.M.), and the Department of Internal Medicine (J.M.), Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi; the Neurology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine (E.O.N.), Federal Medical Center Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria; the Neurology Unit (T.L.), Department of Internal Medicine, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos State, Nigeria; the Neurology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine (C.B.M.), Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria; the Division of Infectious Diseases & International Medicine, Department of Medicine (D.R.B.), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; Epilepsy Division, Department of Neurology (G.L.B.), University of Rochester, NY; the Chikankata Epilepsy Care Team (G.L.B.), Mazabuka, Zambia; and the Global Neurology Program, Division of Neuroimmunology, Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, Department of Neurology (O.K.S.), Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000001561DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4433455PMC
May 2015

Overview of the effect and epidemiology of parasitic central nervous system infections in African children.

Semin Pediatr Neurol 2014 Mar 6;21(1):19-25. Epub 2014 Feb 6.

Department of Pediatric Neurology, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spen.2014.02.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3989118PMC
March 2014

The EEG of tropical encephalopathies.

J Clin Neurophysiol 2013 Oct;30(5):531-8

*Department of Paediatrics & Child Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi; †Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, Blantyre, Malawi; ‡Department of Neurology, Division of Epilepsy, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, U.S.A.; and §Blantyre Malaria Project, Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi.

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October 2013

Children with epilepsy in Africa: recommendations from the International Child Neurology Association/African Child Neurology Association Workshop.

J Child Neurol 2013 May 28;28(5):633-44. Epub 2013 Mar 28.

Department of Pediatric Neurology, Red Cross Children's Hospital, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa.

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May 2013

Central nervous system compartmentalization of HIV-1 subtype C variants early and late in infection in young children.

PLoS Pathog 2012 Dec 27;8(12):e1003094. Epub 2012 Dec 27.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3531524PMC
December 2012

Chapter 10 Viral infections of lower motor neurons.

Handb Clin Neurol 2007 ;82:179-206

Viral CNS Infections Group, Divisions of Neurological Sciences and Medical Biology, and School of Tropical Medicine, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK.

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October 2012

Child neurology services in Africa.

J Child Neurol 2011 Dec 21;26(12):1555-63. Epub 2011 Oct 21.

Department of Pediatric Neurology, Red Cross Children's Hospital, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0883073811420601DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3672989PMC
December 2011

Neurology research and teaching in Malawi.

Clin Med (Lond) 2009 Dec;9(6):570-1

Department of Neurology, Hull Royal Infirmary.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7861/clinmedicine.9-6-570DOI Listing
December 2009

HIV-associated lipodystrophy: a review of underlying mechanisms and therapeutic options.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2008 Oct 18;62(4):648-60. Epub 2008 Jun 18.

Department of Infectious Diseases, North Manchester General Hospital, Delaunays Road, Manchester M8 5RB, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jac/dkn251DOI Listing
October 2008

Rabies encephalitis in malaria-endemic area, Malawi, Africa.

Emerg Infect Dis 2007 Jan;13(1):136-9

Divisions of Neurological Science, Medical Microbiology, and School of Tropical Medicine at University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid1301.060810DOI Listing
January 2007

Paralytic rabies after a two week holiday in India.

BMJ 2005 Sep;331(7515):501-3

Viral CNS Infections Group, Division of Neurological Science, University of Liverpool, Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Liverpool L9 7LJ.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7515.501DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1199033PMC
September 2005

West Nile encephalitis.

BMJ 2003 Apr;326(7394):865-9

Department of Neurological Science, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L9 7LJ, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300 Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1125772PMC
April 2003