Publications

Gerstl S, Namagana A, Palacios L, Mweshi F, Aprile S, Bahizi P, Lima A. High adherence to malaria treatment – promising results of an adherence study in South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Malaria Journal 2015, 14:414.

 

Gerstl S, Sauter J, Kasanda J, Kinzelbach A. Who can afford health care? Evaluating the socioeconomic situation in a post-conflict area in DR Congo. PLoS ONE 8(10): e77382. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0077382.

 

Gerstl S, Dunkley S, Mukhtar A, Baker S, Maikere J. Successful introduction of artesunate combination therapy is not enough to fight malaria – results from an adherence study in Sierra Leone. Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2010 May;104(5):328-35. Epub 2010 Feb 2.

 

Gerstl S, Dunkley S, Mukhtar A, Maes P, De Smet M, Baker S, Maikere J. Long-lasting insecticidal mosquito net usage in eastern Sierra Leone – the success of free distribution. Tropical Medicine & International Health. Trop Med Int Health. 2010 Apr;15(4):480-8. Epub 2010 Feb 9.

 

Gerstl S, Dunkley S, Mukhtar A, De Smet M, Baker S, Maikere J. Assessment of two malaria rapid diagnostic tests in young children, with follow-up of positive pLDH test results, in a hyperendemic falciparum malaria area, Sierra Leone. Malaria Journal. Malar J. 2010 Jan 21;9:28.

 

Gerstl S, Kiwila G, Dhorda M, Lonlas S, Myatt M, Kebela Ilunga B, Lemasson D, Szumilin E, Guerin PJ, Ferradini L. Prevalence study of Yaws in Wasolo district, Equator province of the Democratic republic of Congo using the Lot Quality Assurance Sampling method. PLoS ONE 4(7): e6338. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0006338

 

Gerstl S, Cohuet S, Edoh K, Brasher C, Lesage A, Guthmann JP, Checchi F. Community Coverage of an Antimalarial Combination of Artesunate and Amodiaquine in Makamba Province, Burundi, nine Months after its Introduction. Malaria Journal 2007, 6:94.

 

Gerstl S, Amsalu R, Ritmeijer K. Accessibility of diagnostic and treatment centres for visceral leishmaniasis in Gedaref State, northern Sudan. Tropical Medicine & International Health. 2006 February, 11(2): 167-175.

 

Gerstl S, Cissé G, Tanner M. The Economic Impact of Urban Agriculture; on home gardeners in Ouagadougou. Urban Agriculture Magazine. 2002 August, 7: 12-15.

 

Rose AMC, Mueller J, Gerstl S, Njanpop-Lafourcade BM, Page A-L, Nicolas P, Ouédraogo Traoré R, Caugant DA, Guerin PJ: Meningitis Dipstick Rapid Test: Evaluating Diagnostic Performance during an Urban Neisseria meningitidis Serogroup A Outbreak, Burkina Faso, 2007. PLoS ONE 5(6): e11086. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011086.

 

Rose AMC, Gerstl S, El-Hadj M, Sidikou F, Djibo S, Bonte L, Caugant D, Guerin PJ, Chanteau S. Field evaluation of two rapid diagnostic tests for Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A during the 2006 outbreak in Niger. PLoSONE 4(10).e7326.

 

Grais RF, Dubray C, Gerstl S, Guthmann JP, Djibo A, Nargaye KD, Coker J, Alberti KP, Cochet A, Ihekweazu C, Nathan N, Payne L, Porten K, Sauvageot D, Schimmer B, Fermon F, Burny ME, Hersh BS, Guerin PJ. Unacceptably High Mortality Related to Measles Epidemics in Niger, Nigeria, and Chad. PLoS Medicine. 2007 January, 4(1):e16.

 

Vanlerberghe V, Diap G, Guerin PJ, Meheus F, Gerstl S, Van der Stuyft P, Boelaert M. Drug policy for Visceral Leishmaniasis, a cost-effectiveness analysis. Tropical Medicine & International Health. 2007 February, 12(2): 274-283.

 

Borel T, Rose AM, Guillerm M, Sidikou F, Gerstl S, Djibo A, Nathan N, Chanteau S, Guerin PJ. High sensitivity and specificity of the Pastorex((R)) latex agglutination test for Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A during a clinical trial in Niger. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2006 March, 100: 964-969.

 

Olliaro PL, Guerin PJ, Gerstl S, Haaskjold AA, Rottingen JA, Sundar S. Treatment options for visceral leishmaniasis: a systematic review of clinical studies done in India, 1980-2004. Lancet Infect Dis. 2005 Dec;5(12):763-74.

 

Depoortere E, Checchi F, Broillet F, Gerstl S, Minetti A, Gayraud O, Briet V, Pahl J, Defourny I, Tatay M, Brown V. Violence and mortality in West Darfur, Sudan (2003-04): epidemiological evidence from four surveys. Lancet. 2004 Oct 9-15;364(9442):1315-20.

 

 

Participation on Publications

Lieser J, Dijkzeul D (editors): Handbuch Humanitäre Hilfe: Theorie und Praxis des Helfens in Gewaltkonflikten und Naturkatastrophen, Springer Verlag, 2013

Depoortere E, Brown V: Rapid health assessment of refugee or displaced populations. Médecins Sans Frontières, 2006.