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1.

Artemether-lumefantrine dosing for malaria treatment in young children and pregnant women: A pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic meta-analysis.

Kloprogge F, Workman L, Borrmann S, Tékété M, Lefèvre G, Hamed K, Piola P, Ursing J, Kofoed PE, Mårtensson A, Ngasala B, Björkman A, Ashton M, Friberg Hietala S, Aweeka F, Parikh S, Mwai L, Davis TME, Karunajeewa H, Salman S, Checchi F, Fogg C, Newton PN, Mayxay M, Deloron P, Faucher JF, Nosten F, Ashley EA, McGready R, van Vugt M, Proux S, Price RN, Karbwang J, Ezzet F, Bakshi R, Stepniewska K, White NJ, Guerin PJ, Barnes KI, Tarning J.

PLoS Med. 2018 Jun 12;15(6):e1002579. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002579. eCollection 2018 Jun.

2.

Characteristics of human encounters and social mixing patterns relevant to infectious diseases spread by close contact: a survey in Southwest Uganda.

le Polain de Waroux O, Cohuet S, Ndazima D, Kucharski AJ, Juan-Giner A, Flasche S, Tumwesigye E, Arinaitwe R, Mwanga-Amumpaire J, Boum Y 2nd, Nackers F, Checchi F, Grais RF, Edmunds WJ.

BMC Infect Dis. 2018 Apr 11;18(1):172. doi: 10.1186/s12879-018-3073-1.

3.

The impact of passive case detection on the transmission dynamics of gambiense Human African Trypanosomiasis.

Checchi F, Funk S, Chandramohan D, Chappuis F, Haydon DT.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018 Apr 6;12(4):e0006276. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006276. eCollection 2018 Apr.

4.

Development of a Pediatric Ebola Predictive Score, Sierra Leone1.

Fitzgerald F, Wing K, Naveed A, Gbessay M, Ross JCG, Checchi F, Youkee D, Jalloh MB, Baion DE, Mustapha A, Jah H, Lako S, Oza S, Boufkhed S, Feury R, Bielicki J, Williamson E, Gibb DM, Klein N, Sahr F, Yeung S.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2018 Feb;24(2):311-319. doi: 10.3201/eid2402.171018.

5.

Variability in Intrahousehold Transmission of Ebola Virus, and Estimation of the Household Secondary Attack Rate.

Glynn JR, Bower H, Johnson S, Turay C, Sesay D, Mansaray SH, Kamara O, Kamara AJ, Bangura MS, Checchi F.

J Infect Dis. 2018 Jan 4;217(2):232-237. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix579.

6.

A novel, efficient method for estimating the prevalence of acute malnutrition in resource-constrained and crisis-affected settings: A simulation study.

Frison S, Kerac M, Checchi F, Nicholas J.

PLoS One. 2017 Nov 1;12(11):e0186328. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0186328. eCollection 2017.

7.

Symptom- and Laboratory-Based Ebola Risk Scores to Differentiate Likely Ebola Infections.

Oza S, Sesay AA, Russell NJ, Wing K, Boufkhed S, Vandi L, Sebba SC, Cummings R, Checchi F.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Nov;23(11):1792-1799. doi: 10.3201/eid2311.170171.

8.

Development and Deployment of the OpenMRS-Ebola Electronic Health Record System for an Ebola Treatment Center in Sierra Leone.

Oza S, Jazayeri D, Teich JM, Ball E, Nankubuge PA, Rwebembera J, Wing K, Sesay AA, Kanter AS, Ramos GD, Walton D, Cummings R, Checchi F, Fraser HS.

J Med Internet Res. 2017 Aug 21;19(8):e294. doi: 10.2196/jmir.7881.

9.

A weak health response is increasing the risk of excess mortality as food crisis worsens in Somalia.

Seal A, Checchi F, Balfour N, Nur AH, Jelle M.

Confl Health. 2017 Jul 3;11:12. doi: 10.1186/s13031-017-0114-0. eCollection 2017. No abstract available.

10.

Public health information in crisis-affected populations: a review of methods and their use for advocacy and action.

Checchi F, Warsame A, Treacy-Wong V, Polonsky J, van Ommeren M, Prudhon C.

Lancet. 2017 Nov 18;390(10109):2297-2313. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30702-X. Epub 2017 Jun 8. Review.

PMID:
28602558
11.

Risk in the "Red Zone": Outcomes for Children Admitted to Ebola Holding Units in Sierra Leone Without Ebola Virus Disease.

Fitzgerald F, Wing K, Naveed A, Gbessay M, Ross JCG, Checchi F, Youkee D, Jalloh MB, Baion D, Mustapha A, Jah H, Lako S, Oza S, Boufkhed S, Feury R, Bielicki J, Williamson E, Gibb DM, Klein N, Sahr F, Yeung S.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Jul 1;65(1):162-165. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix223.

12.

Asymptomatic infection and unrecognised Ebola virus disease in Ebola-affected households in Sierra Leone: a cross-sectional study using a new non-invasive assay for antibodies to Ebola virus.

Glynn JR, Bower H, Johnson S, Houlihan CF, Montesano C, Scott JT, Semple MG, Bangura MS, Kamara AJ, Kamara O, Mansaray SH, Sesay D, Turay C, Dicks S, Wadoum REG, Colizzi V, Checchi F, Samuel D, Tedder RS.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 Jun;17(6):645-653. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30111-1. Epub 2017 Feb 28.

13.

Post-Ebola reforms: ample analysis, inadequate action.

Moon S, Leigh J, Woskie L, Checchi F, Dzau V, Fallah M, Fitzgerald G, Garrett L, Gostin L, Heymann DL, Katz R, Kickbusch I, Morrison JS, Piot P, Sands P, Sridhar D, Jha AK.

BMJ. 2017 Jan 23;356:j280. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j280. No abstract available.

PMID:
28115316
14.

Ebola Virus Disease in Children, Sierra Leone, 2014-2015.

Fitzgerald F, Naveed A, Wing K, Gbessay M, Ross JC, Checchi F, Youkee D, Jalloh MB, Baion D, Mustapha A, Jah H, Lako S, Oza S, Boufkhed S, Feury R, Bielicki JA, Gibb DM, Klein N, Sahr F, Yeung S.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Oct;22(10):1769-77. doi: 10.3201/eid2210.160579.

15.

Viraemia and Ebola virus secretion in survivors of Ebola virus disease in Sierra Leone: a cross-sectional cohort study.

Green E, Hunt L, Ross JCG, Nissen NM, Curran T, Badhan A, Sutherland KA, Richards J, Lee JS, Allen SH, Laird S, Blackman M, Collacott I, Parker PA, Walbridge A, Phillips R, Sellu SJ, Dama A, Sheriff AK, Zombo J, Ngegba D, Wurie AH, Checchi F, Brooks TJ.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Sep;16(9):1052-1056. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30060-3. Epub 2016 May 17.

PMID:
27197552
16.

Deaths, late deaths, and role of infecting dose in Ebola virus disease in Sierra Leone: retrospective cohort study.

Bower H, Smout E, Bangura MS, Kamara O, Turay C, Johnson S, Oza S, Checchi F, Glynn JR.

BMJ. 2016 May 17;353:i2403. doi: 10.1136/bmj.i2403.

17.

Is Middle-Upper Arm Circumference "normally" distributed? Secondary data analysis of 852 nutrition surveys.

Frison S, Checchi F, Kerac M, Nicholas J.

Emerg Themes Epidemiol. 2016 May 4;13:7. doi: 10.1186/s12982-016-0048-9. eCollection 2016.

18.

Exposure-Specific and Age-Specific Attack Rates for Ebola Virus Disease in Ebola-Affected Households, Sierra Leone.

Bower H, Johnson S, Bangura MS, Kamara AJ, Kamara O, Mansaray SH, Sesay D, Turay C, Checchi F, Glynn JR.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Aug;22(8):1403-11. doi: 10.3201/eid2208.160163. Epub 2016 Aug 15.

19.

Effects of Mother's Illness and Breastfeeding on Risk of Ebola Virus Disease in a Cohort of Very Young Children.

Bower H, Johnson S, Bangura MS, Kamara AJ, Kamara O, Mansaray SH, Sesay D, Turay C, Checchi F, Glynn JR.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Apr 8;10(4):e0004622. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004622. eCollection 2016 Apr.

20.

World Health Organization and emergency health: if not now, when?

Checchi F, Waldman RJ, Roberts LF, Ager A, Asgary R, Benner MT, Blanchet K, Burnham G, d'Harcourt E, Leaning J, Massaquoi MB, Mills EJ, Moresky RT, Patel P, Roberts B, Toole MJ, Woodruff B, Zwi AB.

BMJ. 2016 Jan 28;352:i469. doi: 10.1136/bmj.i469. No abstract available.

PMID:
26821569
21.

Omitting edema measurement: how much acute malnutrition are we missing?

Frison S, Checchi F, Kerac M.

Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Nov;102(5):1176-81. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.115.108282. Epub 2015 Sep 16.

PMID:
26377162
22.

Updated estimate of the duration of the meningo-encephalitic stage in gambiense human African trypanosomiasis.

Checchi F, Funk S, Chandramohan D, Haydon DT, Chappuis F.

BMC Res Notes. 2015 Jul 4;8:292. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1244-3.

23.

The effect of dosing strategies on the therapeutic efficacy of artesunate-amodiaquine for uncomplicated malaria: a meta-analysis of individual patient data.

WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance Network (WWARN) AS-AQ Study Group, Adjuik MA, Allan R, Anvikar AR, Ashley EA, Ba MS, Barennes H, Barnes KI, Bassat Q, Baudin E, Björkman A, Bompart F, Bonnet M, Borrmann S, Brasseur P, Bukirwa H, Checchi F, Cot M, Dahal P, D'Alessandro U, Deloron P, Desai M, Diap G, Djimde AA, Dorsey G, Doumbo OK, Espié E, Etard JF, Fanello CI, Faucher JF, Faye B, Flegg JA, Gaye O, Gething PW, González R, Grandesso F, Guerin PJ, Guthmann JP, Hamour S, Hasugian AR, Hay SI, Humphreys GS, Jullien V, Juma E, Kamya MR, Karema C, Kiechel JR, Kremsner PG, Krishna S, Lameyre V, Ibrahim LM, Lee SJ, Lell B, Mårtensson A, Massougbodji A, Menan H, Ménard D, Menéndez C, Meremikwu M, Moreira C, Nabasumba C, Nambozi M, Ndiaye JL, Nikiema F, Nsanzabana C, Ntoumi F, Ogutu BR, Olliaro P, Osorio L, Ouédraogo JB, Penali LK, Pene M, Pinoges L, Piola P, Price RN, Roper C, Rosenthal PJ, Rwagacondo CE, Same-Ekobo A, Schramm B, Seck A, Sharma B, Sibley CH, Sinou V, Sirima SB, Smith JJ, Smithuis F, Somé FA, Sow D, Staedke SG, Stepniewska K, Swarthout TD, Sylla K, Talisuna AO, Tarning J, Taylor WR, Temu EA, Thwing JI, Tjitra E, Tine RC, Tinto H, Vaillant MT, Valecha N, Van den Broek I, White NJ, Yeka A, Zongo I.

BMC Med. 2015 Mar 31;13:66. doi: 10.1186/s12916-015-0301-z.

24.

Evaluation of the benefits and risks of introducing Ebola community care centers, Sierra Leone.

Kucharski AJ, Camacho A, Checchi F, Waldman R, Grais RF, Cabrol JC, Briand S, Baguelin M, Flasche S, Funk S, Edmunds WJ.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 Mar;21(3):393-9. doi: 10.3201/eid2103.141892.

25.

Human African trypanosomiasis presenting at least 29 years after infection--what can this teach us about the pathogenesis and control of this neglected tropical disease?

Sudarshi D, Lawrence S, Pickrell WO, Eligar V, Walters R, Quaderi S, Walker A, Capewell P, Clucas C, Vincent A, Checchi F, MacLeod A, Brown M.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Dec 18;8(12):e3349. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003349. eCollection 2014 Dec. No abstract available.

26.

Strengthening the evidence base for health programming in humanitarian crises.

Ager A, Burnham G, Checchi F, Gayer M, Grais RF, Henkens M, Massaquoi MB, Nandy R, Navarro-Colorado C, Spiegel P.

Science. 2014 Sep 12;345(6202):1290-2. doi: 10.1126/science.1254164.

PMID:
25214616
27.

Polymorphisms in Plasmodium falciparum chloroquine resistance transporter and multidrug resistance 1 genes: parasite risk factors that affect treatment outcomes for P. falciparum malaria after artemether-lumefantrine and artesunate-amodiaquine.

Venkatesan M, Gadalla NB, Stepniewska K, Dahal P, Nsanzabana C, Moriera C, Price RN, Mårtensson A, Rosenthal PJ, Dorsey G, Sutherland CJ, Guérin P, Davis TM, Ménard D, Adam I, Ademowo G, Arze C, Baliraine FN, Berens-Riha N, Björkman A, Borrmann S, Checchi F, Desai M, Dhorda M, Djimdé AA, El-Sayed BB, Eshetu T, Eyase F, Falade C, Faucher JF, Fröberg G, Grivoyannis A, Hamour S, Houzé S, Johnson J, Kamugisha E, Kariuki S, Kiechel JR, Kironde F, Kofoed PE, LeBras J, Malmberg M, Mwai L, Ngasala B, Nosten F, Nsobya SL, Nzila A, Oguike M, Otienoburu SD, Ogutu B, Ouédraogo JB, Piola P, Rombo L, Schramm B, Somé AF, Thwing J, Ursing J, Wong RP, Zeynudin A, Zongo I, Plowe CV, Sibley CH; ASAQ Molecular Marker Study Group; WWARN AL.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Oct;91(4):833-43. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0031. Epub 2014 Jul 21. Erratum in: Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 May;92(5):1084.

28.

Changing landscapes, changing practice: negotiating access to sleeping sickness services in a post-conflict society.

Palmer JJ, Kelly AH, Surur EI, Checchi F, Jones C.

Soc Sci Med. 2014 Nov;120:396-404. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.03.012. Epub 2014 Mar 15.

PMID:
24679924
29.

A mixed methods study of a health worker training intervention to increase syndromic referral for gambiense human African trypanosomiasis in South Sudan.

Palmer JJ, Surur EI, Checchi F, Ahmad F, Ackom FK, Whitty CJ.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Mar 20;8(3):e2742. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002742. eCollection 2014 Mar.

30.

Patterns of funding allocation for tuberculosis control in fragile states.

Warsame A, Patel P, Checchi F.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014 Jan;18(1):61-6. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.13.0324.

PMID:
24365554
31.

Syndromic algorithms for detection of gambiense human African trypanosomiasis in South Sudan.

Palmer JJ, Surur EI, Goch GW, Mayen MA, Lindner AK, Pittet A, Kasparian S, Checchi F, Whitty CJ.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013;7(1):e2003. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002003. Epub 2013 Jan 17.

32.

Validity and feasibility of a satellite imagery-based method for rapid estimation of displaced populations.

Checchi F, Stewart BT, Palmer JJ, Grundy C.

Int J Health Geogr. 2013 Jan 23;12:4. doi: 10.1186/1476-072X-12-4.

33.

Identifying transmission cycles at the human-animal interface: the role of animal reservoirs in maintaining gambiense human african trypanosomiasis.

Funk S, Nishiura H, Heesterbeek H, Edmunds WJ, Checchi F.

PLoS Comput Biol. 2013;9(1):e1002855. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002855. Epub 2013 Jan 17.

34.

Public health surveillance after the 2010 haiti earthquake: the experience of médecins sans frontières.

Polonsky J, Luquero F, Francois G, Rousseau C, Caleo G, Ciglenecki I, Delacre C, Siddiqui MR, Terzian M, Verhenne L, Porten K, Checchi F.

PLoS Curr. 2013 Jan 7;5. pii: ecurrents.dis.6aec18e84816c055b8c2a06456811c7a. doi: 10.1371/currents.dis.6aec18e84816c055b8c2a06456811c7a.

35.

Implementation and utilisation of community-based mortality surveillance: a case study from Chad.

Bowden S, Braker K, Checchi F, Wong S.

Confl Health. 2012 Nov 27;6(1):11. doi: 10.1186/1752-1505-6-11.

36.

The burden of tuberculosis in crisis-affected populations: a systematic review.

Kimbrough W, Saliba V, Dahab M, Haskew C, Checchi F.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2012 Dec;12(12):950-65. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70225-6. Review.

PMID:
23174381
37.

Performance of small cluster surveys and the clustered LQAS design to estimate local-level vaccination coverage in Mali.

Minetti A, Riera-Montes M, Nackers F, Roederer T, Koudika MH, Sekkenes J, Taconet A, Fermon F, Touré A, Grais RF, Checchi F.

Emerg Themes Epidemiol. 2012 Oct 12;9(1):6. doi: 10.1186/1742-7622-9-6.

38.

Sentinel site community surveillance of mortality and nutritional status in southwestern Central African Republic, 2010.

Caleo GM, Sy AP, Balandine S, Polonsky J, Palma PP, Grais RF, Checchi F.

Popul Health Metr. 2012 Sep 4;10(1):18. doi: 10.1186/1478-7954-10-18.

39.

Prevalence and under-detection of gambiense human African trypanosomiasis during mass screening sessions in Uganda and Sudan.

Checchi F, Cox AP, Chappuis F, Priotto G, Chandramohan D, Haydon DT.

Parasit Vectors. 2012 Aug 7;5:157. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-5-157.

40.

Treating childhood pneumonia in hard-to-reach areas: a model-based comparison of mobile clinics and community-based care.

Pitt C, Roberts B, Checchi F.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2012 Jan 10;12:9. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-12-9.

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Economic feasibility of a new method to estimate mortality in crisis-affected and resource-poor settings.

Roberts B, Morgan OW, Sultani MG, Nyasulu P, Rwebangila S, Sondorp E, Chandramohan D, Checchi F.

PLoS One. 2011;6(9):e25175. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0025175. Epub 2011 Sep 19.

43.

Treatment of tuberculosis in a region with high drug resistance: outcomes, drug resistance amplification and re-infection.

Bonnet M, Pardini M, Meacci F, Orrù G, Yesilkaya H, Jarosz T, Andrew PW, Barer M, Checchi F, Rinder H, Orefici G, Rüsch-Gerdes S, Fattorini L, Oggioni MR, Melzer J, Niemann S, Varaine F.

PLoS One. 2011;6(8):e23081. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023081. Epub 2011 Aug 23.

44.

Detection of infectious disease outbreaks in twenty-two fragile states, 2000-2010: a systematic review.

Bruckner C, Checchi F.

Confl Health. 2011 Aug 23;5:13. doi: 10.1186/1752-1505-5-13.

45.

Accuracy of five algorithms to diagnose gambiense human African trypanosomiasis.

Checchi F, Chappuis F, Karunakara U, Priotto G, Chandramohan D.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Jul;5(7):e1233. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001233. Epub 2011 Jul 5.

46.

Estimates of the duration of untreated acute malnutrition in children from Niger.

Isanaka S, Grais RF, Briend A, Checchi F.

Am J Epidemiol. 2011 Apr 15;173(8):932-40. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwq436. Epub 2011 Mar 4.

PMID:
21378127
47.

Rates and causes of death in Chiradzulu District, Malawi, 2008: a key informant study.

Checchi F, Nyasulu P, Chandramohan D, Roberts B.

Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Mar;16(3):375-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02702.x. Epub 2010 Dec 3.

48.

A new method to estimate mortality in crisis-affected and resource-poor settings: validation study.

Roberts B, Morgan OW, Sultani MG, Nyasulu P, Rwebangila S, Myatt M, Sondorp E, Chandramohan D, Checchi F.

Int J Epidemiol. 2010 Dec;39(6):1584-96. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyq188. Epub 2010 Nov 1.

49.

The burden of acute respiratory infections in crisis-affected populations: a systematic review.

Bellos A, Mulholland K, O'Brien KL, Qazi SA, Gayer M, Checchi F.

Confl Health. 2010 Feb 11;4:3. doi: 10.1186/1752-1505-4-3.

50.

Health-care needs of people affected by conflict: future trends and changing frameworks.

Spiegel PB, Checchi F, Colombo S, Paik E.

Lancet. 2010 Jan 23;375(9711):341-5. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(09)61873-0. No abstract available.

PMID:
20109961

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