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Summary of literature search on toxicity of cotrimoxazole in the neonates

Prepared by 

  Dr. Sharad S. Deshpande, Ph.D.
March 24, 2012


Use of oral Cotrimoxazole and injectable Gentamicin in module 6 & 7 of
ASHA program

Dr. Anand Bang

Research Publications
Effect of home-based neonatal care and management of sepsis on neonatal mortality: field trial in rural India.
Bang AT, Bang RA, Baitule S, Reddy MH, Deshmukh M.
Lancet 1999; 354:1955-1961.
Burden of morbidities and the unmet need for health care in rural neonates - a prospective observational study in Gadchiroli, India.
Bang AT, Bang RA, Baitule S, Deshmukh M, Reddy MH.
Indian Pediatrics. 2001; 38:952-965.
Reduction in pneumonia mortality and total childhood mortality by means of community-based intervention trial in Gadchiroli, India.
Bang AT, Bang RA, Tale O, Sontakke P, Solanki J, Warganitwar R, Kelzarkar P. , Lancet, 1990;336:1129-30.
Pneumonia in neonates: can it be managed in the community?
Bang AT, Bang RA, Mornkar VP, Sontakke PG, Solanki JM.
Archives of Disease in Childhood 1993;68:550-556.
High prevalence of gynaecological diseases in rural Indian women.
Bang RA, Bang AT,Baitule M, et al.
Lancet 1989;i:85-8.
"Commentary on community based approach to reproductive health care".
Bang RA, Bang AT, & The SEARCH Team.
International Journal of Gynecol. Obstet. 1989;3:125-129.
Diagnosis of causes of childhood deaths in developing countries by verbal autopsy: suggested criteria
Bang AT, Bang RA & SEARCH team
Bulletin of World Health Organisation, 1992; 70(4):499-507.
        (With permission from WHO Bulletin,
Management of childhood pneumonia by Traditional Birth Attendants.
Bang AT, Bang RA, Taley OP.
Bulletin of World Health Organisation, 1994, 72(6):897-905.
        (With permission from WHO Bulletin,
Child Mortality in Maharashtra
Bang AT, Reddy HM, Deshmukh M.
Economic and Political Weekly.
Breath Counter : A new device for household diagnosis of Childhood Pneumonia.
Bang AT, Bang RA; Indian Journal of Pediatr 1992;59; 79-84
WCH rather than MCH, The Lancet 1989, 1158
Bang AT, Bang RA
Simple clinical criteria to identify sepsis or pneumonia in neonates in the community needing treatment or referral
Bang AT, Rani RA, Reddy HM, Baitule SB,Deshmkh M,Paul VK, Tom F., The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; 24:4, Apr.05
   (With permission from Lippincott Willams & Wilkins,

Community participation in research and action against alcoholism. Abhay T. Bang & Rani A. Bang ; World Health Forum, Vol 12, 1991


India: Action against sale of alcohol.Abhay & Rani Bang; The Lancet Vol 340: Sept 19,1992.

1 Setting implementation research priorities to reduce preterm births and stillbirths at community level : Asha George, Mark Young, Abhay Bang, Kit Yee Chan, Igor Rudan, Cesar G. Victora, Mickey Chopra, Craig Rubens and the GAPPS expert group on community based strategies and constraints* : Plos Medicine 2010.
1 Neonatal resuscitation in low-resource settings: What, who, and how to overcome challenges to scale up ? : International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics : October 2009; Vol. 107 Su pplementary 1: pp S47-S64.
1 60 million non-facility births: Who can deliver in community settings to reduce intrapartum-related deaths ? International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics : October 2009; Vol. 107 Su pplementary 1: pp S89-S112.

Setting implementation Research Priorities to Reduce Preterm Births and Stillbirths at the Community Level.. PLoS MEDICINE January 2011 , Volume 8, Issue 1, e1000380.


Impact of Anemia on Surgical Outcomes: Innovative Interventions in Resource-poor Settings.World J Surg. 2012 Apr 28. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22543720 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]Lagoo J, Wilkinson J, Thacker J, Deshmukh Mahesh, Khorgade Sunanda, Bang Rani.

Journal of Perinatology, Supplement.
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Issue attention in global health: the case of newborn survival

Lancet 2010; 375: 2045–49