Loading...
Header Logo
Keywords
Last Name
Institution

Dr Don Mathanga

TitleDirector
InstitutionMalaria Alert Centre, University of Malawi
DepartmentOverall
AddressBlantyre
Malawi
vCardDownload vCard

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Vanden Eng JL, Mathanga DP, Landman K, Mwandama D, Minta AA, Shah M, Sutcliffe J, Chisaka J, Lindblade KA, Steinhardt L. Assessing bed net damage: comparisons of three measurement methods for estimating the size, shape, and distribution of holes on bed nets. Malar J. 2017 10 10; 16(1):405. PMID: 29017537.
      View in: PubMed
    2. Hennessee I, Chinkhumba J, Briggs-Hagen M, Bauleni A, Shah MP, Chalira A, Moyo D, Dodoli W, Luhanga M, Sande J, Ali D, Gutman J, Lindblade KA, Njau J, Mathanga DP. Household costs among patients hospitalized with malaria: evidence from a national survey in Malawi, 2012. Malar J. 2017 10 02; 16(1):395. PMID: 28969643.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Minta AA, Landman KZ, Mwandama DA, Shah MP, Eng JLV, Sutcliffe JF, Chisaka J, Lindblade KA, Mathanga DP, Steinhardt LC. The effect of holes in long-lasting insecticidal nets on malaria in Malawi: results from a case-control study. Malar J. 2017 10 02; 16(1):394. PMID: 28969632.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Hershey CL, Florey LS, Ali D, Bennett A, Luhanga M, Mathanga DP, Salgado SR, Nielsen CF, Troell P, Jenda G, Yé Y, Bhattarai A. Malaria Control Interventions Contributed to Declines in Malaria Parasitemia, Severe Anemia, and All-Cause Mortality in Children Less Than 5 Years of Age in Malawi, 2000-2010. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Sep; 97(3_Suppl):76-88. PMID: 28990920.
      View in: PubMed
    5. Mphwatiwa T, Witek-McManus S, Mtali A, Okello G, Nguluwe P, Chatsika H, Roschnik N, Halliday KE, Brooker SJ, Mathanga DP. School-based diagnosis and treatment of malaria by teachers using rapid diagnostic tests and artemisinin-based combination therapy: experiences and perceptions of users and implementers of the Learner Treatment Kit, southern Malawi. Malar J. 2017 08 07; 16(1):318. PMID: 28784129.
      View in: PubMed
    6. Hajison PL, Mwakikunga BW, Mathanga DP, Feresu SA. Seasonal variation of malaria cases in children aged less than 5 years old following weather change in Zomba district, Malawi. Malar J. 2017 07 03; 16(1):264. PMID: 28673290.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Kobayashi M, Mwandama D, Nsona H, Namuyinga RJ, Shah MP, Bauleni A, Vanden Eng J, Rowe AK, Mathanga DP, Steinhardt LC. Quality of Case Management for Pneumonia and Diarrhea Among Children Seen at Health Facilities in Southern Malawi. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 05; 96(5):1107-1116. PMID: 28500813.
      View in: PubMed
    8. Namuyinga RJ, Mwandama D, Moyo D, Gumbo A, Troell P, Kobayashi M, Shah M, Bauleni A, Vanden Eng J, Rowe AK, Mathanga DP, Steinhardt LC. Health worker adherence to malaria treatment guidelines at outpatient health facilities in southern Malawi following implementation of universal access to diagnostic testing. Malar J. 2017 01 23; 16(1):40. PMID: 28114942.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Buchwald AG, Coalson JE, Cohee LM, Walldorf JA, Chimbiya N, Bauleni A, Nkanaunena K, Ngwira A, Sorkin JD, Mathanga DP, Taylor TE, Laufer MK. Insecticide-treated net effectiveness at preventing Plasmodium falciparum infection varies by age and season. Malar J. 2017 01 17; 16(1):32. PMID: 28095916.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Mathanga DP, Tembo AK, Mzilahowa T, Bauleni A, Mtimaukenena K, Taylor TE, Valim C, Walker ED, Wilson ML. Patterns and determinants of malaria risk in urban and peri-urban areas of Blantyre, Malawi. Malar J. 2016 Dec 08; 15(1):590. PMID: 27931234.
      View in: PubMed
    11. Mzilahowa T, Luka-Banda M, Uzalili V, Mathanga DP, Campbell CH, Mukaka M, Gimnig JE. Risk factors for Anopheles mosquitoes in rural and urban areas of Blantyre District, southern Malawi. Malawi Med J. 2016 12; 28(4):154-158. PMID: 28321278.
      View in: PubMed
    12. Mwandama D, Mwale C, Bauleni A, Phiri T, Chisaka J, Nsona H, Mathanga DP. Clinical outcomes among febrile children aged 2 to 59 months with negative malaria rapid diagnostic test results in Mchinji District, Malawi. Malawi Med J. 2016 12; 28(4):150-153. PMID: 28321277.
      View in: PubMed
    13. Mzilahowa T, Chiumia M, Mbewe RB, Uzalili VT, Luka-Banda M, Kutengule A, Mathanga DP, Ali D, Chiphwanya J, Zoya J, Mulenga S, Dodoli W, Bergeson-Lockwood J, Troell P, Oyugi J, Lindblade K, Gimnig JE. Increasing insecticide resistance in Anopheles funestus and Anopheles arabiensis in Malawi, 2011-2015. Malar J. 2016 Nov 22; 15(1):563. PMID: 27876046.
      View in: PubMed
    14. McMahon SA, Brenner S, Lohmann J, Makwero C, Torbica A, Mathanga DP, Muula AS, De Allegri M. Evaluating complex health financing interventions: using mixed methods to inform further implementation of a novel PBI intervention in rural Malawi. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016 08 19; 16(1):414. PMID: 27543079.
      View in: PubMed
    15. Shah MP, Briggs-Hagen M, Chinkhumba J, Bauleni A, Chalira A, Moyo D, Dodoli W, Luhanga M, Sande J, Ali D, Gutman J, Mathanga DP, Lindblade KA. Adherence to national guidelines for the diagnosis and management of severe malaria: a nationwide, cross-sectional survey in Malawi, 2012. Malar J. 2016 07 19; 15(1):369. PMID: 27430311.
      View in: PubMed
    16. Paczkowski M, Mwandama D, Marthey D, Luka M, Makuta G, Sande J, Ali D, Troell P, Mathanga DP, Gutman J. In vivo efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine and artesunate-amodiaquine for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Malawi, 2014. Malar J. 2016 Apr 26; 15:236. PMID: 27113085.
      View in: PubMed
    17. Phiri TB, Kaunda-Khangamwa BN, Bauleni A, Chimuna T, Melody D, Kalengamaliro H, Sande JH, Nsona HK, Mathanga DP. Feasibility, acceptability and impact of integrating malaria rapid diagnostic tests and pre-referral rectal artesunate into the integrated community case management programme. A pilot study in Mchinji district, Malawi. Malar J. 2016 Mar 21; 15:177. PMID: 27000034.
      View in: PubMed
    18. Buchwald AG, Walldorf JA, Cohee LM, Coalson JE, Chimbiya N, Bauleni A, Nkanaunena K, Ngwira A, Kapito-Tembo A, Mathanga DP, Taylor TE, Laufer MK. Bed net use among school-aged children after a universal bed net campaign in Malawi. Malar J. 2016 Feb 29; 15:127. PMID: 26928321.
      View in: PubMed
    19. Mathanga DP, Mwandama DA, Bauleni A, Chisaka J, Shah MP, Landman KZ, Lindblade KA, Steinhardt LC. The effectiveness of long-lasting, insecticide-treated nets in a setting of pyrethroid resistance: a case-control study among febrile children 6 to 59 months of age in Machinga District, Malawi. Malar J. 2015 Nov 17; 14:457. PMID: 26577571.
      View in: PubMed
    20. Desai M, Gutman J, Taylor SM, Wiegand RE, Khairallah C, Kayentao K, Ouma P, Coulibaly SO, Kalilani L, Mace KE, Arinaitwe E, Mathanga DP, Doumbo O, Otieno K, Edgar D, Chaluluka E, Kamuliwo M, Ades V, Skarbinski J, Shi YP, Magnussen P, Meshnick S, Ter Kuile FO. Impact of Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine Resistance on Effectiveness of Intermittent Preventive Therapy for Malaria in Pregnancy at Clearing Infections and Preventing Low Birth Weight. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 01; 62(3):323-333. PMID: 26486699.
      View in: PubMed
    21. Artimovich E, Kapito-Tembo A, Pensulo P, Nyirenda O, Brown S, Joshi S, Taylor TE, Mathanga D, Escalante AA, Laufer MK, Takala-Harrison S. The effect of local variation in malaria transmission on the prevalence of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistant haplotypes and selective sweep characteristics in Malawi. Malar J. 2015 Oct 05; 14:387. PMID: 26437774.
      View in: PubMed
    22. Witek-McManus S, Mathanga DP, Verney A, Mtali A, Ali D, Sande J, Mwenda R, Ndau S, Mazinga C, Phondiwa E, Chimuna T, Melody D, Roschnik N, Brooker SJ, Halliday KE. Design, implementation and evaluation of a training programme for school teachers in the use of malaria rapid diagnostic tests as part of a basic first aid kit in southern Malawi. BMC Public Health. 2015 Sep 17; 15:904. PMID: 26377070.
      View in: PubMed
    23. Mathanga DP, Halliday KE, Jawati M, Verney A, Bauleni A, Sande J, Ali D, Jones R, Witek-McManus S, Roschnik N, Brooker SJ. The High Burden of Malaria in Primary School Children in Southern Malawi. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Oct; 93(4):779-789. PMID: 26283750.
      View in: PubMed
    24. Mwandama D, Gutman J, Wolkon A, Luka M, Jafali J, Ali D, Mathanga DP, Skarbinski J. The use of intermittent preventive treatment in pregnancy and insecticide-treated bed nets for malaria prevention by women of child-bearing age in eight districts in Malawi. Malar J. 2015 Aug 15; 14:316. PMID: 26272067.
      View in: PubMed
    25. Wilson ML, Krogstad DJ, Arinaitwe E, Arevalo-Herrera M, Chery L, Ferreira MU, Ndiaye D, Mathanga DP, Eapen A. Urban Malaria: Understanding its Epidemiology, Ecology, and Transmission Across Seven Diverse ICEMR Network Sites. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Sep; 93(3 Suppl):110-123. PMID: 26259941.
      View in: PubMed
    26. Gutman J, Mwandama D, Wiegand RE, Abdallah J, Iriemenam NC, Shi YP, Mathanga DP, Skarbinski J. In vivo efficacy of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for the treatment of asymptomatic parasitaemia in pregnant women in Machinga District, Malawi. Malar J. 2015 May 13; 14:197. PMID: 25962439.
      View in: PubMed
    27. Mazalale J, Kambala C, Brenner S, Chinkhumba J, Lohmann J, Mathanga DP, Robberstad B, Muula AS, De Allegri M. Factors associated with delivery outside a health facility: cross-sectional study in rural Malawi. Trop Med Int Health. 2015 May; 20(5):617-626. PMID: 25656750.
      View in: PubMed
    28. Wong J, Shah MP, Mwandama D, Gimnig JE, Lindblade KA, Mathanga DP. Home visits to assess the reliability of caregiver-reported use of insecticide-treated bednets by children in Machinga District, Malawi. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Apr; 92(4):825-7. PMID: 25667055.
      View in: PubMed
    29. Lindblade KA, Mwandama D, Mzilahowa T, Steinhardt L, Gimnig J, Shah M, Bauleni A, Wong J, Wiegand R, Howell P, Zoya J, Chiphwanya J, Mathanga DP. A cohort study of the effectiveness of insecticide-treated bed nets to prevent malaria in an area of moderate pyrethroid resistance, Malawi. Malar J. 2015 Jan 28; 14:31. PMID: 25627987.
      View in: PubMed
    30. Gutman J, Kalilani L, Taylor S, Zhou Z, Wiegand RE, Thwai KL, Mwandama D, Khairallah C, Madanitsa M, Chaluluka E, Dzinjalamala F, Ali D, Mathanga DP, Skarbinski J, Shi YP, Meshnick S, ter Kuile FO. The A581G Mutation in the Gene Encoding Plasmodium falciparum Dihydropteroate Synthetase Reduces the Effectiveness of Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine Preventive Therapy in Malawian Pregnant Women. J Infect Dis. 2015 Jun 15; 211(12):1997-2005. PMID: 25564249.
      View in: PubMed
    31. Zhou Z, Mitchell RM, Gutman J, Wiegand RE, Mwandama DA, Mathanga DP, Skarbinski J, Shi YP. Pooled PCR testing strategy and prevalence estimation of submicroscopic infections using Bayesian latent class models in pregnant women receiving intermittent preventive treatment at Machinga District Hospital, Malawi, 2010. Malar J. 2014 Dec 18; 13:509. PMID: 25522751.
      View in: PubMed
    32. Segula D, Frosch AP, SanJoaquin M, Taulo D, Skarbinski J, Mathanga DP, Allain TJ, Molyneux M, Laufer MK, Heyderman RS. Prevalence and spectrum of illness among hospitalized adults with malaria in Blantyre, Malawi. Malar J. 2014 Oct 02; 13:391. PMID: 25277278.
      View in: PubMed
    33. Taylor SM, Parobek CM, DeConti DK, Kayentao K, Coulibaly SO, Greenwood BM, Tagbor H, Williams J, Bojang K, Njie F, Desai M, Kariuki S, Gutman J, Mathanga DP, Mårtensson A, Ngasala B, Conrad MD, Rosenthal PJ, Tshefu AK, Moormann AM, Vulule JM, Doumbo OK, Ter Kuile FO, Meshnick SR, Bailey JA, Juliano JJ. Absence of putative artemisinin resistance mutations among Plasmodium falciparum in Sub-Saharan Africa: a molecular epidemiologic study. J Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 01; 211(5):680-8. PMID: 25180240.
      View in: PubMed
    34. Brenner S, Muula AS, Robyn PJ, Bärnighausen T, Sarker M, Mathanga DP, Bossert T, De Allegri M. Design of an impact evaluation using a mixed methods model--an explanatory assessment of the effects of results-based financing mechanisms on maternal healthcare services in Malawi. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014 Apr 22; 14:180. PMID: 24751213.
      View in: PubMed
    35. Frosch AE, Laufer MK, Mathanga DP, Takala-Harrison S, Skarbinski J, Claassen CW, Dzinjalamala FK, Plowe CV. Return of widespread chloroquine-sensitive Plasmodium falciparum to Malawi. J Infect Dis. 2014 Oct 01; 210(7):1110-4. PMID: 24723474.
      View in: PubMed
    36. Townes LR, Mwandama D, Mathanga DP, Wilson ML. Elevated dry-season malaria prevalence associated with fine-scale spatial patterns of environmental risk: a case-control study of children in rural Malawi. Malar J. 2013 Nov 11; 12:407. PMID: 24206777.
      View in: PubMed
    37. Bennett A, Kazembe L, Mathanga DP, Kinyoki D, Ali D, Snow RW, Noor AM. Mapping malaria transmission intensity in Malawi, 2000-2010. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Nov; 89(5):840-849. PMID: 24062477.
      View in: PubMed
    38. Gutman J, Mwandama D, Wiegand RE, Ali D, Mathanga DP, Skarbinski J. Effectiveness of intermittent preventive treatment with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine during pregnancy on maternal and birth outcomes in Machinga district, Malawi. J Infect Dis. 2013 Sep; 208(6):907-16. PMID: 23801600.
      View in: PubMed
    39. Skarbinski J, Mwandama D, Wolkon A, Luka M, Jafali J, Smith A, Mzilahowa T, Gimnig J, Campbell C, Chiphwanya J, Ali D, Mathanga DP. Impact of indoor residual spraying with lambda-cyhalothrin on malaria parasitemia and anemia prevalence among children less than five years of age in an area of intense, year-round transmission in Malawi. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Jun; 86(6):997-1004. PMID: 22665608.
      View in: PubMed
    40. Chinkhumba J, Nyanda M, Skarbinski J, Mathanga DP. Performance of two malaria rapid diagnostic tests in febrile adult patients with and without human immunodeficiency virus-1 infection in Blantyre, Malawi. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Feb; 86(2):199-202. PMID: 22302848.
      View in: PubMed
    41. Roca-Feltrer A, Kwizombe CJ, Sanjoaquin MA, Sesay SS, Faragher B, Harrison J, Geukers K, Kabuluzi S, Mathanga DP, Molyneux E, Chagomera M, Taylor T, Molyneux M, Heyderman RS. Lack of decline in childhood malaria, Malawi, 2001-2010. Emerg Infect Dis. 2012 Feb; 18(2):272-8. PMID: 22305090.
      View in: PubMed
    42. Larson PS, Mathanga DP, Campbell CH, Wilson ML. Distance to health services influences insecticide-treated net possession and use among six to 59 month-old children in Malawi. Malar J. 2012 Jan 11; 11:18. PMID: 22236395.
      View in: PubMed
    43. Wilson ML, Walker ED, Mzilahowa T, Mathanga DP, Taylor TE. Malaria elimination in Malawi: research needs in highly endemic, poverty-stricken contexts. Acta Trop. 2012 Mar; 121(3):218-26. PMID: 22100546.
      View in: PubMed
    44. Mathanga DP, Uthman OA, Chinkhumba J. Intermittent preventive treatment regimens for malaria in HIV-positive pregnant women. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011 Oct 05; (10):CD006689. PMID: 21975756.
      View in: PubMed
    45. Mace KE, Mwandama D, Jafali J, Luka M, Filler SJ, Sande J, Ali D, Kachur SP, Mathanga DP, Skarbinski J. Adherence to treatment with artemether-lumefantrine for uncomplicated malaria in rural Malawi. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Oct; 53(8):772-9. PMID: 21921220.
      View in: PubMed
    46. Skarbinski J, Mwandama D, Luka M, Jafali J, Wolkon A, Townes D, Campbell C, Zoya J, Ali D, Mathanga DP. Impact of health facility-based insecticide treated bednet distribution in Malawi: progress and challenges towards achieving universal coverage. PLoS One. 2011; 6(7):e21995. PMID: 21811553.
      View in: PubMed
    47. Mathanga DP, Walker ED, Wilson ML, Ali D, Taylor TE, Laufer MK. Malaria control in Malawi: current status and directions for the future. Acta Trop. 2012 Mar; 121(3):212-7. PMID: 21763670.
      View in: PubMed
    48. Mathanga DP, Campbell CH, Vanden Eng J, Wolkon A, Bronzan RN, Malenga GJ, Ali D, Desai M. Comparison of anaemia and parasitaemia as indicators of malaria control in household and EPI-health facility surveys in Malawi. Malar J. 2010 Apr 21; 9:107. PMID: 20409342.
      View in: PubMed
    49. Chibwana AI, Mathanga DP, Chinkhumba J, Campbell CH. Socio-cultural predictors of health-seeking behaviour for febrile under-five children in Mwanza-Neno district, Malawi. Malar J. 2009 Sep 24; 8:219. PMID: 19778433.
      View in: PubMed
    50. Gysels M, Pell C, Mathanga DP, Adongo P, Odhiambo F, Gosling R, Akweongo P, Mwangi R, Okello G, Mangesho P, Slutsker L, Kremsner PG, Grobusch MP, Hamel MJ, Newman RD, Pool R. Community response to intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in infants (IPTi) delivered through the expanded programme of immunization in five African settings. Malar J. 2009 Aug 10; 8:191. PMID: 19664250.
      View in: PubMed
    51. Mathanga DP, Luman ET, Campbell CH, Silwimba C, Malenga G. Integration of insecticide-treated net distribution into routine immunization services in Malawi: a pilot study. Trop Med Int Health. 2009 Jul; 14(7):792-801. PMID: 19497078.
      View in: PubMed
    52. Mathanga DP, Bowie C. Malaria control in Malawi: are the poor being served? Int J Equity Health. 2007 Dec 02; 6:22. PMID: 18053158.
      View in: PubMed
    53. Mathanga DP, Campbell CH, Taylor TE, Barlow R, Wilson ML. Socially marketed insecticide-treated nets effectively reduce Plasmodium infection and anaemia among children in urban Malawi. Trop Med Int Health. 2006 Sep; 11(9):1367-74. PMID: 16930258.
      View in: PubMed
    54. Mathanga DP, Campbell CH, Taylor TE, Barlow R, Wilson ML. Reduction of childhood malaria by social marketing of insecticide-treated nets: a case-control study of effectiveness in Malawi. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Sep; 73(3):622-5. PMID: 16172493.
      View in: PubMed
    55. Lindblade KA, O'Neill DB, Mathanga DP, Katungu J, Wilson ML. Treatment for clinical malaria is sought promptly during an epidemic in a highland region of Uganda. Trop Med Int Health. 2000 Dec; 5(12):865-75. PMID: 11169276.
      View in: PubMed
    Mathanga's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    _
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    _
    Similar People Expand Description
    _