Publications by authors named "Meredith McMorrow"

60Publications

A Retrospective observational cohort study of the effect of antenatal influenza vaccination on birth outcomes in Cape Town, South Africa, 2015-2016.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2021 Jan 16. Epub 2021 Jan 16.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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January 2021

A cost-effectiveness analysis of South Africa's seasonal influenza vaccination programme.

Vaccine 2021 Jan 1;39(2):412-422. Epub 2020 Dec 1.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa; School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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January 2021

Influenza economic burden among potential target risk groups for immunization in South Africa, 2013-2015.

Vaccine 2020 Oct 24;38(45):7007-7014. Epub 2020 Sep 24.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa; School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Influenza disease burden among potential target risk groups for immunization in South Africa, 2013-2015.

Vaccine 2020 Jun 7;38(27):4288-4297. Epub 2020 May 7.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa; School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. Electronic address:

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June 2020

Influenza and tuberculosis co-infection: A systematic review.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2020 01 30;14(1):77-91. Epub 2019 Sep 30.

Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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January 2020

Outbreak of influenza A in a boarding school in South Africa, 2016.

Pan Afr Med J 2019 21;33:42. Epub 2019 May 21.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis (CRDM), National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) of the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS), Johannesburg, South Africa.

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September 2019

Health and economic burden of influenza-associated illness in South Africa, 2013-2015.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2019 09 11;13(5):484-495. Epub 2019 Jun 11.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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September 2019

Can pneumococcal meningitis surveillance be used to assess the impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on total invasive pneumococcal disease? A case-study from South Africa, 2005-2016.

Vaccine 2019 09 7;37(38):5724-5730. Epub 2019 May 7.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) of the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS), Johannesburg, South Africa; School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.

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September 2019

Dust or disease? Perceptions of influenza in rural Southern Malawi.

PLoS One 2019 22;14(4):e0208155. Epub 2019 Apr 22.

Malawi Liverpool Welcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi.

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January 2020

Prioritization of risk groups for influenza vaccination in resource limited settings - A case study from South Africa.

Vaccine 2019 01 22;37(1):25-33. Epub 2018 Nov 22.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa; School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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January 2019

Complexities and dilemmas in community consultation on the design of a research project logo in Malawi.

PLoS One 2018 18;13(10):e0205737. Epub 2018 Oct 18.

Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, Chichiri, Blantyre, Malawi.

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April 2019

Maternal influenza vaccine strategies in Kenya: Which approach would have the greatest impact on disease burden in pregnant women and young infants?

PLoS One 2017 28;12(12):e0189623. Epub 2017 Dec 28.

Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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January 2018

The Unrecognized Burden of Influenza in Young Kenyan Children, 2008-2012.

PLoS One 2015 17;10(9):e0138272. Epub 2015 Sep 17.

Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; United States Public Health Service, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-Kenya Country Office, Nairobi, Kenya.

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May 2016

Case-ascertained study of household transmission of seasonal influenza - South Africa, 2013.

J Infect 2015 Nov 11;71(5):578-86. Epub 2015 Sep 11.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, 1 Modderfontein Rd, Sandringham, Johannesburg, South Africa; School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Science, University of the Witwatersrand, 1 Jan Smuts Avenue, Braamfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa. Electronic address:

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November 2015

Potential Impact of Co-Infections and Co-Morbidities Prevalent in Africa on Influenza Severity and Frequency: A Systematic Review.

PLoS One 2015 11;10(6):e0128580. Epub 2015 Jun 11.

Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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April 2016

The burden of influenza and RSV among inpatients and outpatients in rural western Kenya, 2009-2012.

PLoS One 2014 18;9(8):e105543. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-Kenya Country Office, Nairobi, Kenya; Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; United States Public Health Service, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America.

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December 2015

Predicting mortality among hospitalized children with respiratory illness in Western Kenya, 2009-2012.

PLoS One 2014 25;9(3):e92968. Epub 2014 Mar 25.

Kenya Medical Research Institute/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-Kenya (KEMRI/CDC), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya.

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January 2015

Influenza vaccines and influenza antiviral drugs in Africa: are they available and do guidelines for their use exist?

BMC Public Health 2014 Jan 16;14:41. Epub 2014 Jan 16.

International Epidemiology and Research Team, Epidemiology Branch, Influenza Division, U,S, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE MS-A32, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA.

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January 2014

A phase 3 trial of RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine in African infants.

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Selidji Todagbe Agnandji Bertrand Lell José Francisco Fernandes Béatrice Peggy Abossolo Barbara Gaelle Nfono Ondo Methogo Anita Lumeka Kabwende Ayola Akim Adegnika Benjamin Mordmüller Saadou Issifou Peter Gottfried Kremsner Jahit Sacarlal Pedro Aide Miguel Lanaspa John J Aponte Sonia Machevo Sozinho Acacio Helder Bulo Betuel Sigauque Eusébio Macete Pedro Alonso Salim Abdulla Nahya Salim Rose Minja Maxmillian Mpina Saumu Ahmed Ali Mohammed Ali Ali Takadir Mtoro Ali Said Hamad Paul Mutani Marcel Tanner Halidou Tinto Umberto D'Alessandro Hermann Sorgho Innocent Valea Biébo Bihoun Issa Guiraud Berenger Kaboré Olivier Sombié Robert Tinga Guiguemdé Jean Bosco Ouédraogo Mary J Hamel Simon Kariuki Martina Oneko Chris Odero Kephas Otieno Norbert Awino Meredith McMorrow Vincent Muturi-Kioi Kayla F Laserson Laurence Slutsker Walter Otieno Lucas Otieno Nekoye Otsyula Stacey Gondi Allan Otieno Victorine Owira Esther Oguk George Odongo Jon Ben Woods Bernhards Ogutu Patricia Njuguna Roma Chilengi Pauline Akoo Christine Kerubo Charity Maingi Trudie Lang Ally Olotu Philip Bejon Kevin Marsh Gabriel Mwambingu Seth Owusu-Agyei Kwaku Poku Asante Kingsley Osei-Kwakye Owusu Boahen David Dosoo Isaac Asante George Adjei Evans Kwara Daniel Chandramohan Brian Greenwood John Lusingu Samwel Gesase Anangisye Malabeja Omari Abdul Coline Mahende Edwin Liheluka Lincoln Malle Martha Lemnge Thor G Theander Chris Drakeley Daniel Ansong Tsiri Agbenyega Samuel Adjei Harry Owusu Boateng Theresa Rettig John Bawa Justice Sylverken David Sambian Anima Sarfo Alex Agyekum Francis Martinson Irving Hoffman Tisungane Mvalo Portia Kamthunzi Rutendo Nkomo Tapiwa Tembo Gerald Tegha Mercy Tsidya Jane Kilembe Chimwemwe Chawinga W Ripley Ballou Joe Cohen Yolanda Guerra Erik Jongert Didier Lapierre Amanda Leach Marc Lievens Opokua Ofori-Anyinam Aurélie Olivier Johan Vekemans Terrell Carter David Kaslow Didier Leboulleux Christian Loucq Afiya Radford Barbara Savarese David Schellenberg Marla Sillman Preeti Vansadia

N Engl J Med 2012 Dec 9;367(24):2284-95. Epub 2012 Nov 9.

Albert Schweitzer Hospital, Lambaréné, Gabon.

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December 2012

Validity of Expanded Program on Immunization Contact Method health behavior estimates in Mali.

J Infect Dis 2012 Mar;205 Suppl 1:S112-9

Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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March 2012

Effect of the Expanded Program on Immunization Contact Method of data collection on health behaviors in Mali.

J Infect Dis 2012 Mar;205 Suppl 1:S103-11

Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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March 2012

The increase of imported malaria acquired in Haiti among US travelers in 2010.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2012 Jan;86(1):9-10

Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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January 2012

Quality assurance of rapid diagnostic tests for malaria in routine patient care in rural Tanzania.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2010 Jan;82(1):151-5

U.S. Public Health Service and Malaria Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA.

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January 2010

Measles outbreak in South Africa, 2003-2005.

S Afr Med J 2009 May;99(5):314-9

Malaria Branch Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and United States Public Health Service, Atlanta, USA.

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May 2009

Artemisinin-based combinations versus amodiaquine plus sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria in Faladje, Mali.

Malar J 2009 Jan 7;8. Epub 2009 Jan 7.

Malaria Research and Training Centre, Department of Epidemiology of Parasitologic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali.

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January 2009

Diagnosis of malaria: challenges for clinicians in endemic and non-endemic regions.

Mol Diagn Ther 2008 ;12(5):299-306

United States Public Health Service, Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector-Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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November 2008

Challenges in routine implementation and quality control of rapid diagnostic tests for malaria--Rufiji District, Tanzania.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2008 Sep;79(3):385-90

Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector-borne and Enteric Diseases, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA.

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September 2008