Eleanor Rogers

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PURPOSE Prolonged, intensive exercise is associated with a reduction in concentration and secretion of salivary IgA (s-IgA). Saliva composition and secretion are under autonomic nervous system control, and caffeine ingestion, a widespread practice among athletes for its ergogenic properties, is associated with increased sympathetic nervous system(More)
Investigations directed toward the development of an effective artificial blood substitute are continuing as concerns remain regarding the safety and adequacy of the nation's blood supply. Perfluorochemical compounds, modified hemoglobin solutions, and microencapsulated hemoglobin represent the major areas of research. If a successful red cell substitute(More)
OBJECTIVE This paper reviews coverage data from programmes treating severe acute malnutrition (SAM) collected between July 2012 and June 2013. DESIGN This is a descriptive study of coverage levels and barriers to coverage collected by coverage assessments of community-based SAM treatment programmes in 21 countries that were supported by the Coverage(More)
An alternative Community-based Management of Acute Malnutrition model with community health workers (CHWs) delivering treatment for uncomplicated severe acute malnutrition (SAM) was piloted in Mali. The capacity of the CHWs to evaluate, classify, and treat cases of uncomplicated SAM, to provide nutritional counselling to caretakers of children receiving(More)
The community-based management of acute malnutrition treatment model was introduced to respond to the limited coverage of the inpatient model. Yet until the introduction of quick and low-cost approaches to measuring coverage, its reach was unknown. Once the Coverage Monitoring Network (CMN) had been created to roll out the routine measurement of direct(More)
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