McGilllogo.gif (2020 bytes) J.D. MacLean Centre for Tropical Diseases at McGill Universitys
PUBLICATIONS    1996-PRESENT
Home page    

 

   MacLean JD         Ward B        Gyorkos TW        Libman M       Ndao M      Greenaway C    Kokoskin E   

 

MACLEAN, J. Dick 

Larocque R, Casapia M, Gotuzzo E, MacLean JD, Soto JC, Rahme E, Gyorkos TW.  Effectiveness of antenatal mebendazole plus iron supplements versus placebo plus iron supplements in reducing low birthweight in a hookworm-endemic area of Peru: a double-blind randomised controlled trial.  Trop Med Inter Health 2006; 11:1485-1495. 

Green L, MacLean JD. Traveller’s Diarrhea  In Therapeutic Choices, 5th edition. J.Gray ed Canadian Pharmacists Association, 1440-1450; 2007

MacLean JD, Cross JH, Mahanty S,  Liver Lung and Intestinal Fluke Infections in Tropical Infectious Diseases R Guerrant, DH Walker, PF Weller 2nd ed. Churchill Livingstone, Philadelphia 2005 

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Malaria “epidemic” in Quebec: diagnosis and response to imported malaria.  Can Med Assoc J 2005;172:46-50.

MacLean JD, Gyorkos T: Intestinal Parasites. in Conn’s Current Therapy   eds. Rakel & Bope. Saunders Philadelphia 2004

Turner SA, MacLean JD, Fleckenstein L, Creenaway C. Parenteral administration of ivermectin in a patient with disseminated strongyloides Am J Trop Med Hyg 2005; 73: 911-914

Opatrny L, Prichard R, Snell L, MacLean J D. Death related to albendazole-induced pancytopenia. Case report and review. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 72: 291-294.

Klapsing P, MacLean JD, Glaze S, McClean KL, Drebot M, Lanciotti RS, Campbell GL.¶Ross River Virus Disease Reemergence, Fiji, 2003–2004. 11, 613-615; 2005

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin K, Diemert D, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, St. John R, Ward BJ
Malaria "epidemic" in Quebec: diagnosis and response to imported malaria Can. Med. Assoc. J. 172: 46 - 50; 2005.

MacLean JD, Demers AM, Ndao M, Kokoskin E, Ward BJ, Gyorkos TW.  Malaria epidemics and surveillance systems in Canada. Emerg Infect Dis.7:1195-1201:2004

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Comparison of blood smear, antigen detection, and nested-PCR methods for screening refugees from regions where malaria is endemic after a malaria outbreak in Quebec, Canada. J Clin Microbiol. 42:2694-700; 2004.

Nishioka S de A, Gyorkos TW, Joseph L, Collet J-P, MacLean JD.  Tattooing and transfusion-transmitted diseases in Brazil: A hospital-based cross-sectional matched study.   Eur J Epidemiol 2003;18:441-449. 

Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Serhir B, Ward B. Chap 7. Prevalence of Parasites in Canada and Alaska; Epidemiology, Past and Present. in Parasites of the Colder Climates edited by Akuffo H, Linder E, Ljungstrom, Wahlgren M. London:Taylor & Francis, 2003. 

Sahlas J, MacLean JD, Janevski J, Detsky AS. Clinical problem-solving. Out of Africa. NEJM 347:749-53, 2002 

Nishioka Sde A, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD. Tattoos and transfusion-transmitted disease risk: implications for the screening of blood donors in Brazil. Brazilian J Infect Dis 6:172-180,2002 

MacLean JD, Grawme-Cook. CPC. Massachusetts General Hospital. A 50-year-old man with eosinophilia and fluctuating hepatic lesions NEJM;346:1232-1239, 2002 

Nishioka Sde A. Gyorkos TW. Joseph L. Collet JP. Maclean JD. Tattooing and risk for transfusion-transmitted diseases: the role of the type, number and design of the tattoos, and the conditions in which they were performed. Epidemiology & Infection. 128(1):63-71, 2002  

Proulx J-F, MacLean JD, Gyorkos TW, Leclair D, Richter A-K, Serhir B, Forbes L, Gajadhar AA. Novel prevention program for trichinellosis in Inuit communities. CID 34;1508-1514:2002. 

Kain KC, MacPherson D, Kelton T, Keystone JS, Mendelson J, MacLean JD.   Malaria deaths in visitors to Canada and in Canadian travellers: a case series. CMAJ 164:654-659;2001 

Serhir B, MacLean JD, Healey S, Segal B, Forbes L, Outbreak of trichinellosis with Arctic walruses in Northern Canada. Can Comm Dis Rep 27-04; 1-6, 2001 

Grant J, Mahanti S, Khadia A, MacLean JD, Kokoskin E, Yeager B, Joseph L, Diaz J, Gotuzzo E, Mainville N, Ward B. Wheat germ supplement  reduces cyst and trophozoite passage in subjects with giardiasis. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 65:705-10;2001. 

 MacDougall LA, Gyorkos TW, Leffondre K, Abrahamowicz,     Tessier D, Ward BJ,  MacLean JD Increasing referral of at-risk travellers to travel health clinics: evaluation of health promotion intervention targeted to travel agents. J Travel Med 8:232-242:2001  

Ndao M, Kelly N, Normandin D, MacLean JD, Whiteman A, Kokoskin E, Arvelo I, Ward B. Trypanosoma cruzi infection in squirrel monkeys. Comparison of blood smear examination, commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, and polymerase chain reaction analysis as screening tests for evaluation of monkey-related infections. Comp Medicine 50: 658-665;2000 

Qahtani F, Deschenes J, Ali-Khan Z, Codere F, MacLean JD Gnathostomiasis. A Canadian case. Can J Opthal. 35:35-9,2000 

Tremblay A, MacLean JD, Gyorkos TW, MacPherson DW. Outbreak of cutaneous larva migrans in a group of travelers.  Trop MedIntern Health 2000;5:330-334 

MacLean JD: Tropical fever in the returning traveller. Can J CME 11:75-87, 1999

MacLean JD, Ward B: Swamp fever: the return of Malaria in Canadians. CMAJ 160:211-212, 1999 

Quach C, Kain K, MacPherson D, Mendelson J, MacLean J. Malaria deaths in Canadians. Can Comm Dis Rep. 25-6; March 15,1999 

Semret M, Koromihis G, MacLean JD, Libman M, Ward B. Mycobacterium ulcerans infection (Buruli ulcer); first reported case in a traveller. Amer Soc Trop Med Hyg 61: 689-693, 1999  

Pillai DR, Keystone JS, Sheppard DC, MacLean JD, MacPherson DW, Kain K. Entamoeba histolytica and Entamoeba dispar: Epidemiology and comparison of diagnostic methods in a setting of nonendemicity. C.I.D. 29:1315-8; 1999    

MacLean JD, Cross J, Mahanty S. Liver, Lung and Intestinal Fluke Infections.(pg 1039-1058) in Tropical Infectious Diseases eds. RL Guerrant, DH Walker, PF Weller. Churchill Livingstone 1999 

Bellon M-M, MacLean JD: A point source dengue outbreak in Canadian tourists in Barbados.  Can Comm Dis Rep 24-20:, 1998 

Maclean JD. The North American Liver Fluke, Metorchis conjunctus in Emerging Infections eds Scheld WM, Craig WA, Hughes JM.  ASM Press , Washington 1998

Behr MA, Gyorkos TW, Kokoskin E, Ward BJ, MacLean. North American liver fluke (Metorchis conjunctus) in a Canadian aboriginal population: a submerging human pathogen? Can J Publ Health 89: 258-9, 1998.  

Behr M, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, Cedilotte L, Faubert GM, MacLean JD. Lab diagnosis for Giardia lamblia infection: A comparison of microscopy, copro-diagnosis and serology. Can J Infect Dis 8::33-38, 1997  

Rashed S, Johnson H, Dongier P, Ghaguidi CC, Laleye S, Tchobo S, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Moreau R: Implementation of a sustainable malaria prevention program of bednet use in Benin: Local production of  bed nets. Health Policy and Planning 12:67-76, 1997 

Carsley, J., MacLean, JD: Malaria in Canada. Can Med Assoc J 156:57-8, 1997

MacLean J.D. Trichinellosis. Conn's Current Therapy. 1997 edition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 

Bruneau A, Mahanty MD, Al-Azraqui T, MacLean J, Bourque A and Desroches F: Ciguatera fish poisoning linked to the ingestion of barracuda in a Montreal restaurant-Quebec. Can Comm Dis Rep 23-20:153-156, 1997  

MacLean J.D., Libman M. Screening of the returning traveller. Infect Dis Clin N A 12:431-443, 1997. a

MacLean JD, Arthur JR, Ward BJ, Gyorkos TW, Curtis MA, Kokoskin E: Common source outbreak of acute Metorchiasis due to the North American liver fluke Metorchis conjunctus. Lancet 347:154-158, 1996.

Abou-Jhalil S, Smith BM, MacLean JD, Poenaru D, Fried GM, Bret P, Barkun AN: Acute cholecystitis and cholangitis caused by Echinococcus granulosis. Amer J Gastroenterology 91:805-807, 1996

Greenaway, C

Farhat M, Greenaway C, Pai M, Menzies D.  “False positive tuberculin skin tests- What is the absolute effect of BCG and non-tuberculous mycobacteria?”  The International J of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.  2006;10(11):1192-1204. 

Greenaway C, Boivin JF, Dongier P, Taperio B, Miller M, Schwartzman K.   Susceptibility to Measles, Mumps, Rubella in Newly Arrived Adult Immigrants and Refugees in Montreal, Canada”.   Annals of Internal Medicine.  2007;146:20-24. 

Merret P, Schwartzman K, Rivest P, Greenaway C.  Cost-Effectiveness of Various  Varicella Vaccination Strategies in Preventing Varicella in New Immigrants Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2007; 44:1040-8. 

Greenaway C.  Guinea Worm Disease (Dracunculiasis).  Can Med Assoc J.   2004; 170(4):495-500. 

Greenaway C, Menzies D, Fanning A, Grewal R, Yuan L, Fitzgerald M, and the Canadian Collaborative Group in Nosocomial Transmission of TB. Delay in Diagnosis among Hospitalized Patients with Active TB-Predictors and Outcomes.  Am J Resp Crit Care Med. 2002;165:927-933 f

Greenaway C.  A Tropical Skin Eruption. Can J Infect Dis. 2002;13:82

Gyorkos, TW

Larocque R, Gyorkos TW.   Should deworming be included in antenatal packages in hookworm-endemic areas of developing countries? Can J Public Health 2006;97:222-224. 

Casapia M, Joseph SA, Nunez C, Rahme E, Gyorkos TW.  Risk factors for stunting in Grade 5 students in a community of extreme poverty in Peru.  Int J Parasitol 2006; 36:741-747. 

Larocque R, Casapia M, Gotuzzo E, MacLean JD, Soto JC, Rahme E, Gyorkos TW.   Effectiveness of antenatal mebendazole plus iron supplements versus placebo plus iron supplements in reducing low birthweight in a hookworm-endemic area of Peru: a double-blind randomised controlled trial.  Trop Med Inter Health 2006; 11:1485-1495. 

Gyorkos TW, Larocque R, Casapia M, Gotuzzo E.  Risk of adverse birth outcomes following deworming in pregnant women.  Pediatr Infect Dis J 2006;25:791-794. 

Joseph SA, Béliveau C, Muecke CJ, Rahme E, Soto JC, Flowerdew G, Johnston L, Langille D, Gyorkos TW.  Cytomegalovirus as an occupational risk in daycare educators.   Pediatr Child Health 2006; 11:401-407.

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Malaria “epidemic” in Quebec: diagnosis and response to imported malaria.  Can Med Assoc J 2005;172:46-50. 

Gilbert NL, Gyorkos TW, Béliveau C, Rahme E, Muecke C, Soto JC.  Seroprevalence of Parvovirus B19 in daycare educators.  Epidemiol Infect 2005;133: 299-304. 

Delisle H, Hatcher Roberts J, Munro M, Jones L, Gyorkos TW.  The role of NGOs in global health research for development.  Health Res Pol Sys 2005;3 (3):doi 10.1186/1478-4505-3-3. 

Gyorkos TW, Béliveau C, Rahme E, Muecke C, Joseph S, Soto JC. High rubella seronegativity in daycare educators.  Clin Invest Med 2005; 28;105-111. 

Larocque R, Casapia M, Gotuzzo E, Gyorkos TW. Relationship between intensity of soil-transmitted helminth infections and anemia during pregnancy.  Am J Trop Med Hyg 2005; 73:783-789. 

Joseph SA, Béliveau C, Muecke CJ, Rahme E, Soto JC, Flowerdew G, Johnston L, Langille D, Gyorkos TW.  Risk factors for Cytomegalovirus seropositivity in a population of day care educators in Montréal, Canada.  J Occup Med 2005; 55:564-567.

Basanez M-G, Marshall C, Carabin H, Gyorkos TW, Joseph L.  Bayesian Statistics for Parasitologists.  Trends Parasitol 2004;20:85-91. 

Duarte EC, Gyorkos TW, Pang L, Abrahamowicz M.  Epidemiology of malaria in a Brazilian Amazon migrant population:  incidence, risk factors and disease burden.  Am J Trop Med Hyg 2004 70:229-237.  

Jenkins AL, Gyorkos TW, Joseph L, Culman KN, Ward BJ, Pekeles GS, Mills EL.  Risk factors for hospitalization and infection in Canadian Inuit infants over the first year of life – A pilot study.  Inter J Circum Health 2004; 63:61-70. 

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Comparison of blood smear, antigen detection and nested-PCR methods for screening refugees from regions where malaria is endemic after a malaria outbreak in Quebec, Canada.  J Clin Microbiol 2004; 6: 2690-2700. 

MacLean JD, Demers A-M, Ndao M, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW.  Malaria epidemics and surveillance systems in Canada.  Emerg Infect Dis 2004; 10:1195-1201. 

Larocque R, Gyorkos TW, Casapia M, Gotuzzo E.  Conocimientos, actitudes y practicas de mujeres embarazadas en Iquitos, Peru, relacionado a la anemia, la uncinariasis y el uso de antihelminticos.  Rev Peruana Enferm Infecc Trop 2004; 4:3-8. 

Muecke C, Gyorkos TW, Béliveau C, Rahme R, Soto JC.  Hepatitis A seroprevalence and risk factors among daycare educators.   Clin Invest Med 2004;27:259-264. 

Gyorkos TW, Shenker H, Ugaz R, Larocque R, Gotuzzo E.  Socio-demographic and dietary correlates of anemia in pregnant women in Peru.   Ecol Food Nutr 2004;43:497-516.

MacLean JD, Demers AM, Ndao M, Kokoskin E, Ward BJ, Gyorkos TW.   Malaria epidemics and surveillance systems in Canada.Emerg Infect Dis.7:1195-1201:2004

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.   Comparison of blood smear, antigen detection, and nested-PCR methods for screening refugees from regions where malaria is endemic after a malaria outbreak in Quebec, Canada. J Clin Microbiol. 42:2694-700; 2004.

Duarte EC, Gyorkos TW, Pang L, Avila S, Fontes CJF.  Inter-test reliability of the anti-RESA indices based on ELISA tests using eluates from whole blood spots dried on filter paper.  Epidemiol Infect 2002;129:139-145. 

Nishioka S de A, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD.  Tattoos and risk for transfusion-transmitted diseases: Implications for the screening of blood donors in Brazil.  Brazilian J Infect Dis 2002;6:172-180. 

Monitoring and evaluation of large-scale helminth control programmes.  Acta Tropica 2003;86: 275-282.  

Gyorkos TW, Culman KN, Ward BJ, Pekeles GS, Mills EL.  An overview of factors influencing the health of Canadian Inuit infants.  Inter J Circumpolar Health 2003;62:17-39. 

DuarteEC, Gyorkos TW.  Self-reported compliance with last malaria treatment and occurrence of malaria during follow-up in a Brazilian Amazon population.  Trop Med Inter Health 2003;8:1-7.

Nishioka S de A, Gyorkos TW, Joseph L, Collet J-P, MacLean JD.  Tattooing and transfusion-transmitted diseases in Brazil: A hospital-based cross-sectional matched study.  Eur J Epidemiol 2003;18:441-449.

Nishioka S de A, Gyorkos TW, Joseph L, Collet J-P, MacLean JD.  Tattooing and risk for transfusion-transmitted diseases: The role of type, number and design of the tattoos, and the conditions in which they were performed.   Epidemiol Infect 2002; 128: 63-71. 

Proulx J-F, MacLean JD, Gyorkos, TW, Leclair D, Richter K, Serhir B, Forbes L, Gajadhar AA.  Novel prevention program for trichinellosis in Inuit communities.   Clin Infect Dis 2002;34:1508-1514

MacDougall L, Gyorkos TW.  Promoting travel clinic referrals: exploring partnerships for healthier travel.   Soc Sci Med 2001;53:1461-1468 

MacDougall L, Gyorkos TW, Leffondré K, Abrahamowicz M, MacLean JD, Ward B, Tessier D, Trempe D.   Increasing referral of at-risk travellers to travel health clinics: Evaluation of a health promotion intervention targeted to travel agents.  J Travel Med 2001;8:232-242. 

*Nishioka S de A, Gyorkos TW, Collet J-P, Joseph L.  Selection of subjects for hospital-based studies based on outward manifestations of disease.  Clin Invest Med 2001; 24:299-303. 

Nishioka S de A, Gyorkos TW.  Tattoos as risks factors for transfusion-transmitted diseases.  Int J Infect Dis 2001;5:27-34. 

*Carabin H, Gyorkos TW, Joseph L, Soto JC, Payment P.  Comparison of methods to analyse imprecise fecal coliform count data from environmental samples.  Epidemiol Infect 2001;126:181-190. 

Montresor A, Ramsan M, Chwaya HM, Ameir H, Foum A, Albonico M, Gyorkos TW, Savioli L. School enrolment in Zanzibar linked to children’s age and helminth infections.  Trop Med Int Health 2001:6:227-231. 

Montresor A, Ramsan M, Chwaya HM, Ameir H, Foum A, Albonico M, Gyorkos TW, Savioli L. Extending anthelminthic coverage to non-enrolled school-age children using a simple and low-cost method Trop Med Int Health 2001:6:535-537. 

Gyorkos TW, Ramsan M, Foum A, Khamis IS.  Efficacy of new low-cost filtration device for recovering Schistosoma haematobium eggs from urine.  J Clin Microbiol 2001;39:2681-2682. 

Savioli L et al...(Gyorkos TW)... Treatment for intestinal helminth infection.  Review needed to take account of all relevant evidence, not only effects on growth and cognitive performance.  Br Med J 2000; 321:1224. 

Carabin H, Gyorkos TW, Soto JC, Joseph L, Collet J-P.  Agreement between parents and educators in reporting cold and diarrhea symptoms in toddlers attending daycare centres. Child Care Health Develop J 2000; 26:471-477. 

Carabin H, Gyorkos TW, Kokoskin E, Payment P, Joseph L, Soto J: Comparison of methods of sampling for Toxocara species and fecal coliforms in an outdoor day care environment. Can J Infect Dis 9:149-156, 1998 

Carabin H, Gyorkos TW, Kokoskin E, Payment P, Joseph L, Soto J. Comparison of methods of sampling for the recovery of Toxocara spp. and fecal coliforms in an outdoor day care environment. Can J Infect Dis 9: 149-56; 1998 

Gyorkos TW, Tannenbaum TN, Abramowicz M, Delage G, Carsley J, Marchand S. Evaluation of rubella screening in pregnant women. Can Med Assoc J 159:1091-1097: 1998 

Prévention et contrôle des infections dans les centres de la petite enfance. Guide d'intervention. Comité provincial des maladies infectieuses en service de garde (authors in alphabetical order include Gyorkos, T) Direction général de la santé publique. Ministère de la Santé et des services sociaux, Governement du Québec. 1998. ISBN 2-551-19970-9, 435 pages 

Guide: La prévention des infections chez les personnes travaillant en service de garde, y compris les stagiaires. Ministère de la famille et de l’Enfance. Governement du Québec, 1998. ISBN:2-550-32647-4, 28 pages. 

Behr M, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, Cedilotte L, Faubert GM, MacLean JD. Lab diagnosis for Giardia lamblia infection: A comparison of microscopy, copro-diagnosis and serology. Can J Infect Dis 8::33-38, 1997  

Duarte EC, Fontes CJF, Gyorkos TW, Abrahamowicz M. Randomized controlled trial of artesunate plus tetracycline versus standard treatment (quinine plus tetracycline) for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Brazil. Am J Trop Med Hyg 54(2):197-202, 1996. 

Gyorkos TW, Camara TW, Kokoskin E, Carabin H, Proutz R: Enquête de prévalence parasitaire chez les enfants d'âge scholaire en Guinée (1995). Cahiers Santé 6: 337-381, 1996 g

Joseph L, Gyorkos TW. Inferences for likelihood ratios on the absence of a "gold standard". Med Decis Making 16:412-417, 1996. 

 

WARD, Brian

Humphrey JH, Hargrove JW, Malaba LC, Iliff PJ, Moulton LH, Zvandasara P, Nathoo KJ, Mutasa K, Mzengeza F,  Ntozini R, Chidawanyika H, Zijenah LS, Zunguza CD, Ward BJ, and the ZVITAMBO Study Group. HIV incidence among postpartum women in Zimbabwe: Risk factors and effect of vitamin supplementation. AIDS 2006:20;1437-46 

Miller MF, Humphrey JH, Iliff PJ, Malaba LC, Mbuya NV, ZVITAMBO Study Group (includes BJ Ward), Stoltzfus RJ:  Neonatal erythropoiesis and subsequent anemia in HIV-positive and HIV-negative Zimbabwean babies during the first year of life: a longitudinal study.  BMC Infectious Diseases 2006, 6:1. 

D’Souza Y, Fombonne E, Ward BJ. No evidence of persistent measles virus in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from subjects with autistic spectrum disorder. Pediatrocs 2006; 118;1664-1675 

Zhang WW, Miranda-Verastegui C, Arevalo J, Ndao M, Ward BJ, Llanos-Cuentas A, Matlashewski G. Development of a genetic assay to distinguish between Leishmania viannia species on the basis of isoenzyme differences. Clin Infect Dis. 2006;42:801-9.  

Berrizbeittia M, Ndao M, Bubis J, Gottschalk M, Ache A, Lacouture S, Medina M, Ward BJ. Validation of an enzyme immunoassay (EIA) for Chagas Disease using different antigens of Trypanosoma cruzi: Comparison between fixed-epimastigote, fixed-trypomastigote and trypomastigote   secreted-excreted antigens (TESA) in blood banks in Venezuela. Transfusion Medicine 2006;16:1-13 

Humphrey JH, Iliff PJ, Marinda E, Mutasa K, Moulton LH,  Nathoo KJ Chidawanyika H, Ward BJ, Malaba LC, Zijenah LS, Zvandasara P, Mahomva A, Ruff A, Mbizvo M, Zunguza C, and the ZVITAMBO Study Group:  Effects of a single large dose of vitamin A given to postpartum women and their neonates on breastfeeding-associated mother-to-child-transmission of HIV in Zimbabwe. J Infect Dis 2006;193:860-871 

Lajoie J, Matte C, Lacaille J, Humphrey JH, Zijenah LS, Ward BJ, Roger M. HLA-E and HLA-G  modulate HIV infection. J Infect Dis 2006; 193:298-301.  

Berrizbeittia M, Ndao M, Ache A, Gottschalk M, Ward BJ. Development and evaluation of second generation enzyme immunoassay for Chagas disease based upon the TESA antigens of the trypomastigote form. J Clin Microbiol 2006;44:291-6

Malaba LC, Iliff PJ,  Nathoo KJ, Marinda E, Moulton LH, Zijenah LS, Zvandasara P, Ward BJ, the ZVITAMBO Study Group, and Humphrey JH:  Impact of post-partum maternal or neonatal vitamin A supplementation on infant mortality among infants born to HIV-negative mothers in Zimbabwe. Am J Clin Nutr 2005. 81(2):454-60. 

Halperin SA, Schiefele D, Duval B, Law B, Ward BJ, Bjornson G, Halperin B, Skoronski D, King A, Hammond G, Dobson S, Tamblyn S, Wang E, Lavinge P, Palkonyay L, Clements G, Maresky N, Wortzman D. Canadian association for immunization research and evaluation (CAIRE) guidelines for industry sponsored clinical trial and epidemiology contract research. Human Vaccines 2005:140-42j 

Piwoz EG, Iliff PJ,Tavengwa N, Gavin L, Marinda E, Lunney K, Zunguza C, Moulton LH, Nathoo KJ, the ZVITAMBO Study Group, and Humphrey JH.  An education and counseling program for preventing breastfeeding-associated HIV transmission in Zimbabwe:  Design and impact on maternal knowledge and behavior.  J Nutr 2005.  135:950-955. 

Iliff P, Piwoz E, Tavengwa N, Zunguza C, Marinda E, Nathoo K, Moulton L, Ward BJ, ZVITAMBO Study Group, and Humphrey JH. Early introduction of non-human milk and solid foods increases the risks of postnatal HIV-1 transmission and reduces HIV-free survival. AIDS 2005, 19:699-708 

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Malaria “epidemic” in Quebec: diagnosis and response to imported malaria.  Can Med Assoc J 2005;172:46-50. 

Miranda-Verastegui C, Arevalo I, Llanos-Cuentas A, Ward BJ, Matlashewaski G. Randomized, double blind clinical trial  of topical 5% imiquimod (Aldara™) with parenteral meglumine antimonate (Glucantime™) in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Peru. Clin Infect Dis 2005 May 15;40(10):1395-403. Epub 2005 Apr 7 

Chabot S, Brewer A, Plante M, Torossian K, Burt DS, Ward BJ. A novel intranasal ProtollinTM-based measles vaccine induces mucosal and systemic neutralizing antibody responses and cell-mediated immunity in mice Vaccine 2005; 23(11):1374-83

Bertley FMN, Ibrahim S, Hoskins M, Ward BJ. Early exposure to measles vaccine antigens primes for a balanced humoral and cellular responses upon revaccination. Vaccine. 2004;23:444-9. 

Berrizbietia M, Ndao M, Gottschalk M, Ache A, Vasquez F, Lacouture S, Medina M, Ward BJ. Development and comparison of enzyme immunoassays for diagnosis of Chagas' disease using fixed forms of Trypanosoma cruzi (Epimastigotes, Amastigotes, and Trypomastigotes) and assessment of antigen stability for the three assays. J Clin Microbiol. 2004;42:1766-9 

Sever JL, Brenner A, Gayle AD, Lyle JM, Moulton LH, Ward BJ, West DJ. Safety of anthrax vaccine: An expanded review of adverse events reported to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS). Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Safety (epub 02, 2004 – hard copy for 11/2004) 

MacLean JD, Demers AM, Ndao M, Kokoskin E, Ward BJ, Gyorkos TW.  Malaria epidemics and surveillance systems in Canada.Emerg Infect Dis.7:1195-1201:2004

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Comparison of blood smear, antigen detection, and nested-PCR methods for screening refugees from regions where malaria is endemic after a malaria outbreak in Quebec, Canada. J Clin Microbiol. 42:2694-700; 2004.

Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Serhir B, Ward B. Chap 7.  Prevalence of Parasites in Canada and Alaska; Epidemiology, Past and Present. Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Serhir B, Ward B in Parasites of the Colder Climates edited by Akuffo H, Linder E, Ljungstrom, Wahlgren M. London:Taylor & Francis, 2003. 

Lajoie J, Zijenah L, Faucher MC, Ward BJ, The ZVITAMBO Study Group and Roger M.. New TAP1 polymorphisms in Africans: Their potential implications on TAP function and in human diseases. Hum Immunol 2003;64:823-29 

Sever JL, Brenner AI, Gale AD, Lyle JM, Moulton LH, West DJ; Anthrax Vaccine Export Committee (includes B Ward). Safety of anthrax vaccine: a review by the Anthrax Vaccine Expert Committee (AVEC) of adverse events reported to the Vaccine Event Reporting System (VAERS). Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2002;11:189-202 

Arevalo I, Ward BJ, Matlashewski G. Detection of iNOS expression in human leishmania infection. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2002;121:145-7                             

Duval B, De Serres G, Shadmani R, Boulianne N, Pohani G, Naus M, Fradet M, Rochette L, Douville Fradet M, Kain KC, Ward BJ. A population based comparison between travelers who consulted travel clinics and those who did not. J Travel Med. 2002; 9:10-6 

De Serres G, Duval B, Shadmani R, Boulianne N, Ward BJ, Kain K. Ineffectiveness of the current strategy to prevent hepatitis A in travellers. J Travel Med. 2002;9:10-6 

Marcus V, Ward BJ, Jutras P. Intestinal amebiasis: A diagnosis not to be missed. Path Res and Practice 197; 271-74: 2001 

Chabot S, Ward BJ. Measles Virus. In Yu V (Ed) Antimicrobial Therapy and Vaccines. Second edition. ATP: New York 2003; pp 1335-44 

Matte C, Lacaille J, Zijenah L, Ward BJ, Roger M. HLA-G exhibits low level of polymorphism in indigenous East Africans. Hum Immunol. 2002;63:495-501 

Libman MD, Ibrahim SA, Omer MI, Adlan IA, Bellavance F, Hoskins E, Bertley F, Ward B. No evidence for short or long term morbidity after increased titer measles vaccination in Sudan. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2002;21:112-9                              

Arevalo I, Ward B, Miller R, Meng TC, Najar E, Alvarez E, Matlashewski G, Llanos-Cuentas A. Successful treatment of resistant human cutaneous leishmaniasis with the immunomodulator, Aldara TM. Clin Infect Dis 2001;33:1847-51. 

Bautista-Lopez N, Vaisberg A, Kanashiro R, Hernandez H, Ward BJ. Immune response to measles vaccination in Peruvian children. Bull WHO 2001;79:1038-46 

Grant J, Mahanty S, Khadir A, Gotuzzo E, Penny, M, Mainville N, Ward BJ. Wheat germ supplementation reduces Giardia lamblia cyst/trophozoite shedding. Am J Trop Med Hygiene 2001;65:705-10  

MacDougall LA, Gyorkos TW, Leffondre K, Abrahamowicz M, Tessier D, Ward BJ, MacLean JD. Increasing referral of at-risk travelers to travel health clinics: Evaluation of a health promotion intervention targeted to travel agents. J Trav Med 2001;8:232-42. 

Ward BJ, Kelly N,, Ndao M  Dilated cardiomyopathy in monkeys--beware of Typanosoma cruzi infection. Journal of Medical  Primatology, 2001 Jun;30(3):188 

Marcus V, Ward BJ, Jutras P. Intestinal amebiasis: A diagnosis not to be missed. Pathology Research and Practice 197; 271-74: 2001  

Ward BJ. Vaccines for travelling minors: the 'shot' heard around the world. Ped Child Health 2001; 6: 190-3  

Ndao M, Kelly N, Normandin D, MacLean JD, Whiteman A, Kokoskin E, Arvelo I, Ward B. Trypanosoma cruzi infection in squirrel monkeys. Comparison of blood smear examination, commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, and polymerase chain reaction analysis as screening tests for evaluation of monkey-related infections. Comp Medicine 50: 658-665;2000 

Matte C, Lacaille J, Zijenah L, Humphrey J, Nathoo K, Iliff P, Ward B, Roger M. HLA-G and HLA-E polymorphisms in an indigenous African population. Human Immunology 2000; 61:1150-56  

Libman M, Behr M, Martel N, Ward BJ. Rubella susceptibility predicts measles susceptibility: implications for post-partum immunization. Clin Infect Dis 2000; 31:1501-03  

Bautista Lopez N, Ward BJ, Mills E, McCormick D, Martel N, Ratnam S,. Development and durability of measles antigen-specific lymphoproliferative response after MMR vaccination.Vaccine 2000; 18: 1393-1401.  

Behr MA, Gyorkos TW, Kokoskin E, Ward BJ, MacLean. North American liver fluke (Metorchis conjunctus) in a Canadian aboriginal population: a submerging human pathogen? Can J Publ Health 89: 258-9, 1998.  

Duclos P, Ward BJ: Measles vaccines. A review of adverse effects. Drug Safety Dec 19(6), 435-454, 1998. 

Duclos P, Ward BJ: Measles vaccines. A review of adverse events. Drug Safety 435-454, 1998 

Ward BJ, Aouchiche S, Martel N, Bertley FMN, Bautista-Lopez N, Serhir B, Ratnam: Measurement of measles virus-specific neutralizing antibodies: Evaluation of the syncytium inhibition assay in comparison with the plaque reduction neutralization test. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 33:147-152, 1999 

Duclos P, Ward BJ. Adverse events following measles vaccination. Drug Safety 6:435-54, 1998 

Al Azraqui T, Bollinger RC, Ward BJ. Tetanus (pg379-380) in Hunter's Tropical Medicine ed. GT Strictland 8th edition, WB Saunders Co. 1999 

Ward BJ. Psittacosis (pg 308-310) in Hunter's Tropical medicine ed. GT Strictland. 8th edition, WB Saunders Co. 1999 k

Semret M, Koromihis G, MacLean JD, Libman M, Ward B. Mycobacterium ulcerans infection (Buruli ulcer); first reported case in a traveller. Amer Soc Trop Med Hyg 61: 689-693, 1999  

 

LIBMAN, Michael

Al-Shemari H, Abou-Hamad W, Libman M, Desrosiers M. Bacteriology of the Sinus Cavities of Asymptomatic individuals after Endoscopic Sinus Surgery. J Otolaryngol. 2007 Feb;36(1):43-8.

Tagalakis V, Kahn SR, Correa JA, Libman MD, Solymoss S, Miller M, Blostein M. Thrombophilia in short peripheral catheter thrombophlebitis. Thromb Res.2006 Jul 1

Aaby P, Ibrahim S, Libman M, Jensen H. The sequence of vaccinations and increased female mortality after high titre measles vaccine: Trials from rural Sudan and Kinshasa. Vaccine  2006 Apr 5;24(15):2764 71

Grant J*, Ramman Haddad L, Dendukuri N, Libman M. The role of Gowns in Preventinig Nosocomial Transmission of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Infection Control Hospital Epidemiology. 2006 Feb;27(2):191 4.

Libman MD, Kramer M, Platt R, Montreal Prematurity Study Group. Comparison of gram and kopeloff stains in the diagnosis of bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy. Diagnostic Microbiology Infectious Disease. 2006 Mar;54(3):197 201.


Loo VG, Poirier L, Miller MA, Oughton M, Libman, MD, Michaud S, Bourgault AM, Nguyen T, Frenette C, Kelly M, Vibien A, Brassard P, Fenn S, Dewar K, Hudson TJ, Horn R, René P, Monczak Y, Dascal A. A Predominantly Clonal Multi-Institutional Outbreak of Clostridium difficile-Associated Diarrhea with High Morbidity and Mortality. N Engl J Med 2005;353:2442-9

Loo VG, Libman MD, Miller MA, Bourgault A-M, Frenette CH, Kelly M, Michaud S, Nguyen T, Poirier L, Vibien A, Horn R, Laflamme PJ, and René P. Clostridium difficile: a formidable foe. CMAJ 2004 171: 47-48

Bertley FM, Ibrahim SA, Libman M, Ward BJ. Measles vaccination in the presence of maternal antibodies primes for a balanced humoral and cellular response to revaccination. Vaccine 9 Dec 2004 23(4): p. 444.

Robichaud S,*, Libman M, Behr M, Rubin E. Prevention of Laboratory-Acquired Brucellosis. Clin Infect Dis 2004; 38:e119–22

Diemert D,* Libman MD, Lebel P.  Confirmation by 16S rRNA PCR of the COBAS AMPLICOR  CT/NG Test for Diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infection in a Low-Prevalence Population. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 ;40:4056-9. 

Proulx JF, Déry S, Jetté LP, Ismaël J, Libman M, De Wals P. Pneumonia epidemic caused by a virulent strain of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 1 in Nunavik, Quebec. Can Comm Dis Rep. 2002;28:129-131 

Tagalakis V, Kahn SR, Libman M, Blostein M. The epidemiology of peripheral vein infusion thrombophlebitis: a critical review Am J Med. 2002;113:146 –151. 

Libman MD, Ibrahim SA, Omer MIA, Adlan IA, Bellavance F, Hoskins E, Bertley F, Ward BJ. No evidence for short- or long-term morbidity after increased titer (104.7 plaque forming units) measles vaccination in Sudan. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 2002;21:112–19 

Zaharatos J,* Libman MD, Behr MA. Profound T-lymphopenia and crytococcemia in an HIV-seronegative patient with disseminated tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis 2001;33:e125-e128 

Kramer MS, Goulet L, Lydon J, Seguin L, McNamara H, Dassa C, Platt RW, Chen MF, Gauthier H, Genest J, Kahn S, Libman M, Rozen R, Masse A, Miner L, Asselin G, Benjamin A, Klein J, Koren G. Socio-economic disparities in preterm birth: causal pathways and mechanisms.Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2001 Jul;15 Suppl 2:104-23 

St_Germain G, Laverdiere M, Pelletier R, Bourgault AM,  Libman M, Lemieux C, Noel G. Prevalence and antifungal susceptibility of 442 candida isolates from blood and other normally sterile sites: results of a 2-year (1996 to 1998) multicenter surveillance study in Quebec, Canada. J. Clin. Microbiol. 2001;39 949-953 

Libman MD, Behr MA, Martel N, Ward BJ. Rubella susceptibility predicts measles susceptibility: Implications for post-partum immunization. Clin Infect Dis 2000;31:1501-3 

Libman MD. Keeping current with common infections in the office. Canadian Journal of Continuing Medical Education 2001;13:101-17 

Libman MD. Antimicrobial resistance in respiratory pathogens. Clinical Review. May 2001 

Libman MD. Serum vs tissue levels of antibiotics in resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae and community acquired pneumonia treatment. Clinical Review. May 2001 

Sales V, Miller MA, Libman M. False-positive enzyme immunoassay test results for Chlamydia trachomatis because of contact of the collection swab with agar. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 25:418-20, 1998 

Semret M, Koromihis G, MacLean JD, Libman M, Ward B. Mycobacterium ulcerans infection (Buruli ulcer); first reported case in a traveller. Amer Soc Trop Med Hyg 61: 689-693, 1999  l

MacLean J.D., Libman M. Screening of the returning traveller. Infect Dis Clin N A 12:431-443, 1997. 

 

NDAO, Momar 

Zhang WW, Miranda-Verastegui C, Arevalo J, Ndao M, Ward BJ, Llanos-Cuentas A, Matlashewski G. Development of a genetic assay to distinguish between Leishmania viannia species on the basis of isoenzyme differences. Clin Infect Dis. 2006;42:801-9.  

Berrizbeittia M, Ndao M, Bubis J, Gottschalk M, Ache A, Lacouture S, Medina M, Ward BJ. Validation of an enzyme immunoassay (EIA) for Chagas Disease using different antigens of Trypanosoma cruzi: Comparison between fixed-epimastigote, fixed-trypomastigote and trypomastigote   secreted-excreted antigens (TESA) in blood banks in Venezuela. Transfusion Medicine 2006;16:1-13 

Berrizbeittia M, Ndao M, Ache A, Gottschalk M, Ward BJ. Development and evaluation of second generation enzyme immunoassay for Chagas disease based upon the TESA antigens of the trypomastigote form. J Clin Microbiol 2006;44:291-6

Berrizbeita M, Ndao M, Bubis M, Gottschalk M, Ache A, Lacoutus S, Medina M, Ward BJ. Purified excreted-secreted antigens from Trypanosoma cruzi trypomastigotes as tools for diagnosis of Chagas' disease. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2006 Feb;44(2):291-6.

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Malaria “epidemic” in Quebec: diagnosis and response to imported malaria.  Can Med Assoc J 2005;172:46-50.

Ndao M, Magnus E, Van Meirvenne N, Geerts S. Trypanosoma vivax: a simplified protocol for in vivo growth, isolation and cryopreservation. Parasite, 2004,11(1):103-6  

Berrizbeitia M, Ndao M, Gottschalk M, Vasquez F, Lacoutus S, Ache A, Medina M, Ward BJ. Development and comparison of enzyme immunoassays for diagnosis of Chagas' disease using fixed forms of Trypanosoma cruzi (Epimastigotes, Amastigotes, and Trypomastigotes) and assessment of antigen stability for the three assays. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 2004;42(4):1766-9 

MacLean JD, Demers AM, Ndao M, Kokoskin E, Ward BJ, Gyorkos TW.  Malaria epidemics and surveillance systems in Canada.Emerg Infect Dis.7:1195-1201:2004

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Comparison of blood smear, antigen detection, and nested-PCR methods for screening refugees from regions where malaria is endemic after a malaria outbreak in Quebec, Canada. J Clin Microbiol. 42:2694-700; 2004.

Haider S, Boutross-Tadross O, Radhi J, Ndao M. Cutaneous ulcer in a man returning from Central America. CMAJ 2003; 168; 590-591.

Faye D, Almeida P, Goosens B, Osaer S, Ndao M, Geerts S Prevalence and incidence of trypanosomosis in horses and donkeys in The Gambia. Veterinary Parasitology, 2001 Dec 5;101(2):101-14. 

Ward BJ, Kelly N,, Ndao M Dilated cardiomyopathy in monkeys--beware of Typanosoma cruzi infection. Journal of Medical   Primatology, 2001 Jun;30(3):188 

Ndao M, Kelly N, Normandin D, MacLean JD, Whiteman A, Kokoskin E, Arvelo I, Ward B. Trypanosoma cruzi infection in squirrel monkeys. Comparison of blood smear examination, commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, and polymerase chain reaction analysis as screening tests for evaluation of monkey-related infections. Comp Medicine 50: 658-665;2000 

Geerts S, Diarra B, Eisier MC, Brandt J, Lemmouchi Y, Kageruka P, De Deken R, Ndao M, Diall O, Schacht E, Berkvens D, Speybroeck N, Holmes PH. Extension of the prophylactic effect of isometamidium against trypanosome infections in cattle using a biodegradable copolymer. Acta Tropica 73:49-58, 1999 

Pereira de Almeida PJ, Ndao M, Goossens B, Osaer S: PCR primer evaluation for the detection of trypanosome DNA in naturally infected goats. Vet Parasitol 80:111-6; 1998 

Goossens B, Osaer S, Kora S, Ndao M: Haematological changes and antibody response in trypanotolerant sheep and goats following experimental Trypanosoma congolense infection. Vet Parasitol 79: 283-97; 1998  p

de Almeida PP, Ndao M, Van Meirvenne N, Geerts S: Diagnostic evaluation of PCR on dried blood samples from goats experimentally infected with Trypanosoma brucei brucei. Acta Tropica 70: 269-76; 1998 

 

KOKOSKIN, Evelyne

E.Kokoskin  Dépistage du Paludisme, Manuel pour le laboratoire d’aujourd’hui . J.D. MacLean Centre for Tropical Diseases at McGill Universitys 2005, ISBN 0-7717-0626-X 

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.  Malaria “epidemic” in Quebec: diagnosis and response to imported malaria.   Can Med Assoc J 2005;172:46-50. 

MacLean JD, Demers AM, Ndao M, Kokoskin E, Ward BJ, Gyorkos TW.  Malaria epidemics and surveillance systems in Canada.Emerg Infect Dis.7:1195-1201:2004

Ndao M, Bandyayera E, Kokoskin E, Gyorkos TW, MacLean JD, Ward BJ.   Comparison of blood smear, antigen detection, and nested-PCR methods for screening refugees from regions where malaria is endemic after a malaria outbreak in Quebec, Canada. J Clin Microbiol. 42:2694-700; 2004.

Grant J. Mahanty S. Khadir A. MacLean JD. Kokoskin E. Yeager B. Joseph L. Diaz J. Gotuzzo E. Mainville N. Ward BJ. Wheat germ supplement reduces cyst and trophozoite passage in people with giardiasis. [Clinical Trial. Journal Article. Multicenter Study. Randomized Controlled Trial] American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene. 65(6):705-10, 2001  

Ndao M, Kelly N, Normandin D, MacLean JD, Whiteman A, Kokoskin E, Arvelo I, Ward B. Trypanosoma cruzi infection in squirrel monkeys. Comparison of blood smear examination, commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, and polymerase chain reaction analysis as screening tests for evaluation of monkey-related infections. Comp Medicine 50: 658-665;2000 

Kokoskin E:  The Malaria Manual for Today’s Laboratory, J.D. MacLean Centre for Tropical Diseases at McGill Universitys 

Carabin H, Gyorkos TW, Kokoskin E, Payment P, Joseph L, Soto J: Comparison of methods of sampling for Toxocara species and fecal coliforms in an outdoor day care environment. Can J Infect Dis 9:149-156, 1998 

Gyorkos TW, Camara TW, Kokoskin E, Carabin H, Proutz R: Enquête de prévalence parasitaire chez les enfants d'âge scholaire en Guinée (1995). Cahiers Santé 6: 337-381, 1996 

Behr MA, Gyorkos TW, Kokoskin E, Ward BJ, MacLean. North American liver fluke (Metorchis conjunctus) in a Canadian aboriginal population: a submerging human pathogen? Can J Publ Health 89: 258-9, 1998. 

  

 

 

for website information contact webmaster at dick.maclean@mcgill.ca

Hit Counter   January 2, 2008