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All of women's health needs are worthy of attention.

Caruso BA, Sommer M, Phillips-Howard PA.

Lancet. 2019 May 25;393(10186):2119. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(19)30957-2. No abstract available.


Human Direct Skin Feeding versus Membrane Feeding to Assess the Mosquitocidal Efficacy of High-Dose Ivermectin (IVERMAL Trial).

Smit MR, Ochomo EO, Aljayyoussi G, Kwambai TK, Abong'o BO, Bousema T, Waterhouse D, Bayoh NM, Gimnig JE, Samuels AM, Desai MR, Phillips-Howard PA, Kariuki SK, Wang D, Ward SA, Ter Kuile FO.

Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Dec 22. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy1063. [Epub ahead of print]


Effect of menstruation on girls and their schooling, and facilitators of menstrual hygiene management in schools: surveys in government schools in three states in India, 2015.

Sivakami M, Maria van Eijk A, Thakur H, Kakade N, Patil C, Shinde S, Surani N, Bauman A, Zulaika G, Kabir Y, Dobhal A, Singh P, Tahiliani B, Mason L, Alexander KT, Thakkar MB, Laserson KF, Phillips-Howard PA.

J Glob Health. 2019 Jun;9(1):010408. doi: 10.7189/jogh.09.010408.


Pharmacokinetics-Pharmacodynamics of High-Dose Ivermectin with Dihydroartemisinin-Piperaquine on Mosquitocidal Activity and QT-Prolongation (IVERMAL).

Smit MR, Ochomo EO, Waterhouse D, Kwambai TK, Abong'o BO, Bousema T, Bayoh NM, Gimnig JE, Samuels AM, Desai MR, Phillips-Howard PA, Kariuki SK, Wang D, Ter Kuile FO, Ward SA, Aljayyoussi G.

Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2019 Feb;105(2):388-401. doi: 10.1002/cpt.1219. Epub 2018 Oct 9.


Inclusion of menstrual health in sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Phillips-Howard PA, Hennegan J, Weiss HA, Hytti L, Sommer M.

Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2018 Aug;2(8):e18. doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(18)30204-9. Epub 2018 Jul 17. No abstract available.


Use of menstrual cups among school girls: longitudinal observations nested in a randomised controlled feasibility study in rural western Kenya.

van Eijk AM, Laserson KF, Nyothach E, Oruko K, Omoto J, Mason L, Alexander K, Oduor C, Mohammed A, Eleveld A, Ngere I, Obor D, Vulule J, Phillips-Howard PA.

Reprod Health. 2018 Aug 17;15(1):139. doi: 10.1186/s12978-018-0582-8.


Do Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Conditions in Primary Schools Consistently Support Schoolgirls' Menstrual Needs? A Longitudinal Study in Rural Western Kenya.

Alexander KT, Zulaika G, Nyothach E, Oduor C, Mason L, Obor D, Eleveld A, Laserson KF, Phillips-Howard PA.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Aug 7;15(8). pii: E1682. doi: 10.3390/ijerph15081682.


Integrated point-of-care testing (POCT) of HIV, syphilis, malaria and anaemia in antenatal clinics in western Kenya: A longitudinal implementation study.

Young N, Taegtmeyer M, Aol G, Bigogo GM, Phillips-Howard PA, Hill J, Laserson KF, Ter Kuile F, Desai M.

PLoS One. 2018 Jul 20;13(7):e0198784. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0198784. eCollection 2018.


Socioeconomic health inequality in malaria indicators in rural western Kenya: evidence from a household malaria survey on burden and care-seeking behaviour.

Were V, Buff AM, Desai M, Kariuki S, Samuels A, Ter Kuile FO, Phillips-Howard PA, Patrick Kachur S, Niessen L.

Malar J. 2018 Apr 16;17(1):166. doi: 10.1186/s12936-018-2319-0.


Safety and mosquitocidal efficacy of high-dose ivermectin when co-administered with dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine in Kenyan adults with uncomplicated malaria (IVERMAL): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.

Smit MR, Ochomo EO, Aljayyoussi G, Kwambai TK, Abong'o BO, Chen T, Bousema T, Slater HC, Waterhouse D, Bayoh NM, Gimnig JE, Samuels AM, Desai MR, Phillips-Howard PA, Kariuki SK, Wang D, Ward SA, Ter Kuile FO.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Jun;18(6):615-626. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30163-4. Epub 2018 Mar 27.


Beyond menstrual hygiene: addressing vaginal bleeding throughout the life course in low and middle-income countries.

Sommer M, Phillips-Howard PA, Mahon T, Zients S, Jones M, Caruso BA.

BMJ Glob Health. 2017 Jul 27;2(2):e000405. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000405. eCollection 2017. Review.


'We do not know': a qualitative study exploring boys perceptions of menstruation in India.

Mason L, Sivakami M, Thakur H, Kakade N, Beauman A, Alexander KT, van Eijke AM, Laserson KF, Thakkar MB, Phillips-Howard PA.

Reprod Health. 2017 Dec 8;14(1):174. doi: 10.1186/s12978-017-0435-x.


Factors associated with physical violence by a sexual partner among girls and women in rural Kenya.

Gust DA, Pan Y, Otieno F, Hayes T, Omoro T, Phillips-Howard PA, Odongo F, Otieno GO.

J Glob Health. 2017 Dec;7(2):020406. doi: 10.7189/jogh.07.020406.


Time to talk about menstruation: a response.

Hennegan J, Torondel B, Phillips-Howard PA, Sommer M, Montgomery P.

Lancet. 2017 Aug 26;390(10097):845-846. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31950-5. No abstract available.


Examining the safety of menstrual cups among rural primary school girls in western Kenya: observational studies nested in a randomised controlled feasibility study.

Juma J, Nyothach E, Laserson KF, Oduor C, Arita L, Ouma C, Oruko K, Omoto J, Mason L, Alexander KT, Fields B, Onyango C, Phillips-Howard PA.

BMJ Open. 2017 May 4;7(4):e015429. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015429.


Menstrual hygiene management among adolescent schoolgirls in low- and middle-income countries: research priorities.

Phillips-Howard PA, Caruso B, Torondel B, Zulaika G, Sahin M, Sommer M.

Glob Health Action. 2016 Dec 8;9:33032. doi: 10.3402/gha.v9.33032. eCollection 2016.


Menstrual cups and sanitary pads to reduce school attrition, and sexually transmitted and reproductive tract infections: a cluster randomised controlled feasibility study in rural Western Kenya.

Phillips-Howard PA, Nyothach E, Ter Kuile FO, Omoto J, Wang D, Zeh C, Onyango C, Mason L, Alexander KT, Odhiambo FO, Eleveld A, Mohammed A, van Eijk AM, Edwards RT, Vulule J, Faragher B, Laserson KF.

BMJ Open. 2016 Nov 23;6(11):e013229. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013229.


Efficacy and Safety of High-Dose Ivermectin for Reducing Malaria Transmission (IVERMAL): Protocol for a Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Dose-Finding Trial in Western Kenya.

Smit MR, Ochomo E, Aljayyoussi G, Kwambai T, Abong'o B, Bayoh N, Gimnig J, Samuels A, Desai M, Phillips-Howard PA, Kariuki S, Wang D, Ward S, Ter Kuile FO.

JMIR Res Protoc. 2016 Nov 17;5(4):e213.


Menstrual hygiene management among adolescent girls in India: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

van Eijk AM, Sivakami M, Thakkar MB, Bauman A, Laserson KF, Coates S, Phillips-Howard PA.

BMJ Open. 2016 Mar 2;6(3):e010290. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010290. Review.


A Time for Global Action: Addressing Girls' Menstrual Hygiene Management Needs in Schools.

Sommer M, Caruso BA, Sahin M, Calderon T, Cavill S, Mahon T, Phillips-Howard PA.

PLoS Med. 2016 Feb 23;13(2):e1001962. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001962. eCollection 2016 Feb. Review. No abstract available.


Prevalence of reproductive tract infections and the predictive value of girls' symptom-based reporting: findings from a cross-sectional survey in rural western Kenya.

Kerubo E, Laserson KF, Otecko N, Odhiambo C, Mason L, Nyothach E, Oruko KO, Bauman A, Vulule J, Zeh C, Phillips-Howard PA.

Sex Transm Infect. 2016 Jun;92(4):251-6. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2015-052371. Epub 2016 Jan 27.


'He is the one who is providing you with everything so whatever he says is what you do': A Qualitative Study on Factors Affecting Secondary Schoolgirls' Dropout in Rural Western Kenya.

Oruko K, Nyothach E, Zielinski-Gutierrez E, Mason L, Alexander K, Vulule J, Laserson KF, Phillips-Howard PA.

PLoS One. 2015 Dec 4;10(12):e0144321. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144321. eCollection 2015.


Menstrual Needs and Associations with Sexual and Reproductive Risks in Rural Kenyan Females: A Cross-Sectional Behavioral Survey Linked with HIV Prevalence.

Phillips-Howard PA, Otieno G, Burmen B, Otieno F, Odongo F, Odour C, Nyothach E, Amek N, Zielinski-Gutierrez E, Odhiambo F, Zeh C, Kwaro D, Mills LA, Laserson KF.

J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2015 Oct;24(10):801-11. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2014.5031. Epub 2015 Aug 21.


Evaluation of work-based screening for early signs of alcohol-related liver disease in hazardous and harmful drinkers: the PrevAIL study.

Cook PA, Morleo M, Billington D, Sanderson-Shortt K, Jones C, Gabbay M, Sheron N, Bellis MA, Phillips-Howard PA, Gilmore IT.

BMC Public Health. 2015 Jun 4;15:532. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1860-9.


Deaths ascribed to non-communicable diseases among rural Kenyan adults are proportionately increasing: evidence from a health and demographic surveillance system, 2003-2010.

Phillips-Howard PA, Laserson KF, Amek N, Beynon CM, Angell SY, Khagayi S, Byass P, Hamel MJ, van Eijk AM, Zielinski-Gutierrez E, Slutsker L, De Cock KM, Vulule J, Odhiambo FO.

PLoS One. 2014 Nov 26;9(11):e114010. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0114010. eCollection 2014.


Age-specific malaria mortality rates in the KEMRI/CDC health and demographic surveillance system in western Kenya, 2003-2010.

Desai M, Buff AM, Khagayi S, Byass P, Amek N, van Eijk A, Slutsker L, Vulule J, Odhiambo FO, Phillips-Howard PA, Lindblade KA, Laserson KF, Hamel MJ.

PLoS One. 2014 Sep 2;9(9):e106197. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106197. eCollection 2014.


Preparing for human papillomavirus vaccine introduction in Kenya: implications from focus-group and interview discussions with caregivers and opinion leaders in Western Kenya.

Friedman AL, Oruko KO, Habel MA, Ford J, Kinsey J, Odhiambo F, Phillips-Howard PA, Wang SA, Collins T, Laserson KF, Dunne EF.

BMC Public Health. 2014 Aug 16;14:855. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-855.


Trauma-related mortality among adults in Rural Western Kenya: characterising deaths using data from a health and demographic surveillance system.

Odhiambo FO, Beynon CM, Ogwang S, Hamel MJ, Howland O, van Eijk AM, Norton R, Amek N, Slutsker L, Laserson KF, De Cock KM, Phillips-Howard PA.

PLoS One. 2013 Nov 7;8(11):e79840. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0079840. eCollection 2013.


'We keep it secret so no one should know'--a qualitative study to explore young schoolgirls attitudes and experiences with menstruation in rural western Kenya.

Mason L, Nyothach E, Alexander K, Odhiambo FO, Eleveld A, Vulule J, Rheingans R, Laserson KF, Mohammed A, Phillips-Howard PA.

PLoS One. 2013 Nov 14;8(11):e79132. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0079132. eCollection 2013.


Exploring risk perception and attitudes to miscarriage and congenital anomaly in rural Western Kenya.

Dellicour S, Desai M, Mason L, Odidi B, Aol G, Phillips-Howard PA, Laserson KF, Ter Kuile FO.

PLoS One. 2013 Nov 13;8(11):e80551. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0080551. eCollection 2013.


Effect of malaria transmission reduction by insecticide-treated bed nets (ITNs) on the genetic diversity of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface protein (MSP-1) and circumsporozoite (CSP) in western Kenya.

Kariuki SK, Njunge J, Muia A, Muluvi G, Gatei W, Ter Kuile F, Terlouw DJ, Hawley WA, Phillips-Howard PA, Nahlen BL, Lindblade KA, Hamel MJ, Slutsker L, Shi YP.

Malar J. 2013 Aug 27;12:295. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-295.


An analysis of pregnancy-related mortality in the KEMRI/CDC health and demographic surveillance system in western Kenya.

Desai M, Phillips-Howard PA, Odhiambo FO, Katana A, Ouma P, Hamel MJ, Omoto J, Macharia S, van Eijk A, Ogwang S, Slutsker L, Laserson KF.

PLoS One. 2013 Jul 16;8(7):e68733. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0068733. Print 2013.


Parental knowledge of alcohol consumption: a cross sectional survey of 11-17 year old schoolchildren and their parents.

Morleo M, Cook PA, Elliott G, Phillips-Howard PA.

BMC Public Health. 2013 Apr 30;13:412. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-412.


Alcohol use, drunkenness and tobacco smoking in rural western Kenya.

Lo TQ, Oeltmann JE, Odhiambo FO, Beynon C, Pevzner E, Cain KP, Laserson KF, Phillips-Howard PA.

Trop Med Int Health. 2013 Apr;18(4):506-15. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12066.


Mortality trends from 2003 to 2009 among adolescents and young adults in rural Western Kenya using a health and demographic surveillance system.

Phillips-Howard PA, Odhiambo FO, Hamel M, Adazu K, Ackers M, van Eijk AM, Orimba V, Hoog Av, Beynon C, Vulule J, Bellis MA, Slutsker L, deCock K, Breiman R, Laserson KF.

PLoS One. 2012;7(11):e47017. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0047017. Epub 2012 Nov 5.


Accessibility of sexual health services in teenage sexual health service users: local area geospatial analysis.

Olsen JR, Cook PA, Forster S, Phillips-Howard PA.

J Public Health (Oxf). 2012 Aug;34(3):438-46. doi: 10.1093/pubmed/fdr120. Epub 2012 Feb 2.


The Big Drink Debate: perceptions of the impact of price on alcohol consumption from a large scale cross-sectional convenience survey in north west England.

Cook PA, Phillips-Howard PA, Morleo M, Harkins C, Briant L, Bellis MA.

BMC Public Health. 2011 Aug 23;11:664. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-664.


Access to HIV community services by vulnerable populations: evidence from an enhanced HIV/AIDS surveillance system.

Madden HC, Phillips-Howard PA, Hargreaves SC, Downing J, Bellis MA, Vivancos R, Morley C, Syed Q, Cook PA.

AIDS Care. 2011 May;23(5):542-9. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2010.525609.


Acute presentations of HIV are still missed in low prevalence areas.

Ratcliffe L, Thomas S, Beeching NJ, Phillips-Howard PA, Taegtmeyer M.

Postgrad Med J. 2011 Mar;87(1025):170-4. doi: 10.1136/pgmj.2010.109801. Epub 2011 Jan 21.


Wellbeing, alcohol use and sexual activity in young teenagers: findings from a cross-sectional survey in school children in North West England.

Phillips-Howard PA, Bellis MA, Briant LB, Jones H, Downing J, Kelly IE, Bird T, Cook PA.

Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2010 Nov 10;5:27. doi: 10.1186/1747-597X-5-27.


Management of cases testing positive for gonococcal infection in a community-based chlamydia screening programme.

Downing J, Cook PA, Madden HC, Phillips-Howard PA, Higgins SP, Bellis MA.

Sex Transm Infect. 2010 Nov;86(6):474-7. doi: 10.1136/sti.2010.043240.


Teenage drinking, alcohol availability and pricing: a cross-sectional study of risk and protective factors for alcohol-related harms in school children.

Bellis MA, Phillips-Howard PA, Hughes K, Hughes S, Cook PA, Morleo M, Hannon K, Smallthwaite L, Jones L.

BMC Public Health. 2009 Oct 9;9:380. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-380.


Influence of socio-demographic factors on distances travelled to access HIV services: enhanced surveillance of HIV patients in north west England.

Cook PA, Downing J, Wheater CP, Bellis MA, Tocque K, Syed Q, Phillips-Howard PA.

BMC Public Health. 2009 Mar 6;9:78. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-78.


Trends observed during a decade of paediatric sick visits to peripheral health facilities in rural western Kenya, 1997-2006.

Van Hemelrijck MJ, Lindblade KA, Kubaje A, Hamel MJ, Odhiambo F, Phillips-Howard PA, Laserson KF, Slutsker L, Feikin DR.

Trop Med Int Health. 2009 Jan;14(1):62-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2008.02184.x. Epub 2008 Nov 12.


Malaria and nutritional status among pre-school children: results from cross-sectional surveys in western Kenya.

Friedman JF, Kwena AM, Mirel LB, Kariuki SK, Terlouw DJ, Phillips-Howard PA, Hawley WA, Nahlen BL, Shi YP, ter Kuile FO.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Oct;73(4):698-704.


Progression of stunting and its predictors among school-aged children in western Kenya.

Friedman JF, Phillips-Howard PA, Mirel LB, Terlouw DJ, Okello N, Vulule JM, Hawley WA, Nahlen BL, ter Kuile F.

Eur J Clin Nutr. 2005 Aug;59(8):914-22.


Factors associated with hemoglobin concentrations in pre-school children in Western Kenya: cross-sectional studies.

Desai MR, Terlouw DJ, Kwena AM, Phillips-Howard PA, Kariuki SK, Wannemuehler KA, Odhacha A, Hawley WA, Shi YP, Nahlen BL, Ter Kuile FO.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Jan;72(1):47-59.


Sustainability of reductions in malaria transmission and infant mortality in western Kenya with use of insecticide-treated bednets: 4 to 6 years of follow-up.

Lindblade KA, Eisele TP, Gimnig JE, Alaii JA, Odhiambo F, ter Kuile FO, Hawley WA, Wannemuehler KA, Phillips-Howard PA, Rosen DH, Nahlen BL, Terlouw DJ, Adazu K, Vulule JM, Slutsker L.

JAMA. 2004 Jun 2;291(21):2571-80.


Epidemiology of sporadic bloody diarrhea in rural Western Kenya.

Brooks JT, Shapiro RL, Kumar L, Wells JG, Phillips-Howard PA, Shi YP, Vulule JM, Hoekstra RM, Mintz E, Slutsker L.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2003 Jun;68(6):671-7.


Implications of the western Kenya permethrin-treated bed net study for policy, program implementation, and future research.

Hawley WA, ter Kuile FO, Steketee RS, Nahlen BL, Terlouw DJ, Gimnig JE, Shi YP, Vulule JM, Alaii JA, Hightower AW, Kolczak MS, Kariuki SK, Phillips-Howard PA.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2003 Apr;68(4 Suppl):168-73.


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