2016 - 2017 Open Access Publications
1. Tuberculin Skin Test Conversion and Primary Progressive Tuberculosis Disease in the First Five Years of Life: A Birth Cohort
Study from Cape Town, South Africa. The Lancet Child and Adolescent Health. Published Online November 17 2017.
2. Maternal and infant factors had a significant impact on birthweight and longitudinal growth in a South African birth cohort.
Acta Paediatr. 2017 Nov;106(11):1793-1801. doi: 10.1111/apa.14015. Epub 2017 Sep 4.
3. Infant feeding practices in a South African birth cohort—A longitudinal study. Maternal & Child Nutrition. Volume 13, Issue 3,
4. Early-life exposure to indoor air pollution or tobacco smoke and lower respiratory tract illness and wheezing in African infants:
a longitudinal birth cohort study. Lancet Planet Health 2017;1: e328–36.
5. The developmental effects of HIV and alcohol: a comparison of gestational outcomes among babies from South African
communities with high prevalence of HIV and alcohol use. AIDS Res Ther. 2017; 14: 28. Published online 2017 May 8.
6. Lung Function in African Infants in the Drakenstein Child Health Study. Impact of Lower Respiratory Tract Illness. Am J Respir
Crit Care Med. 2017 Jan 15; 195(2): 212–220.
7. Maternal participant experience in a South African birth cohort study enrolling healthy pregnant women and their infants.
Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities in Medicine 2016 11:3.
8. Childhood pneumonia: The Drakenstein Child Health Study. SAMJ July 2016, Vol. 106, No. 7
9. Aetiology of childhood pneumonia in a well vaccinated South African birth cohort: a nested case-control study of the
Drakenstein Child Health Study. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine Volume 4, Issue 6, June 2016, Pages 463-472.
2016 - 2017 Non-open Access Publications
10. Predictors of breastfeeding initiation and continuation in a South African birth cohort study. Journal of Preventive Medicine,
Volume 102, September 2017, Pages 100-111.
11. Investigating tangible and mental resources as predictors of perceived household food insecurity during pregnancy among
women in a South African birth cohort study. Soc Sci Med. 2017 Aug;187:76-84. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.06.022. Epub
2017 Jun 20.
12. Maternal posttraumatic stress disorder and infant developmental outcomes in a South African birth cohort study.
Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 9(3), 292-300.