11th Floor Central West Wing

Nurses Residence

Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

Diepkloof, Soweto

Phone: 011 983 4260

Fax: 086 646 4208

E-mail: siwei@rmpru.co.za


1. Madhi SA, Radebe K, Crewe-Brown HH, Frasch C, Arakere G, Mokhachane M, Kimura A. Distribution of Streptococcus agalactiae and the high burden of invasive disease among South African Children. Ann Trop Paediatr 2003, 23:15-23.

2. Madhi SA, Venter M, Alexandra R, Lewis H, Kara Y, Karshagen, Greef M, Lassen C. Respiratory syncytial virus associated illness in high risk children and national characterisation of the circulating virus genotype in South Africa. J Clin Virol 2003; 27: 180-189.

3. Madhi SA. Use of bacterial-conjugate vaccines in HIV-1 infected children. Current Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2003; 16 (3):53-59.

4. Abdool Karim S, Abdool Karim Q, Adhikari M, Cassol S, Chersich M, Cooper

     P, Coovadia A, Coovadia H, Cotton M, Coutsoudis A, Hide W, Hussey G, Maartens G,  

    Madhi S, Martin D, Pettifor JM, Rollins N, Sherman G, Thula S, Urban M, Velaphi S,

    Williamson C. Vertical HIV transmission in South Africa: translating research into policy and

     practice. Letter: Lancet 2002; 359:992-3

5. Klugman, K.P.; Madhi S.A.; Huebner R.E.; Kohberger R. Mbelle N; Pierce N and Vaccine trialist group. Prevention of pneumonia and invasive pneumococcal disease by a 9-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine:  efficacy in both HIV – infected and uninfected children. NEJM. 2003; 349(14):1341-8.

6. Madhi SA. Vaccinating against Streptococcus pneumoniae- The new generation vaccine. SA Resp. J. 2002; 8:35-42.

7. Madhi SA, Ludewick H, Abed Y, Klugman KP, Boivin G. Human metapneumovirus associated lower respiratory tract infections among hospitalized HIV-1 infected and HIV-1 uninfected African infants. Clin Infect Dis 2003 37: 1705 - 1710.


8. Madhi SA, Ismail K, O’Reilly C, Cutland C. Importance of nosocomial respiratory syncytial virus infections in an African setting. Trop Med Int Health. 2004; 9:491-8.

9. Cotton M, Schaaf S, Hesseling A, Madhi SA. HIV and childhood tuberculosis - the way forward. Int. J Tuberc and Lung Dis. 2004; 8:675-82.

10. Brink AJ, Cotton MF, Feldman C, Geffen L, Hendson W, Hockman MH, Maartens G, Madhi SA, Mutua-Mpungu M, Swingler GH. Guideline for the management of upper respiratory tract infections. S Afr Med J 2004; 94: 475-483.

11. Buie KA, Klugman KP, von Gottberg A, Perovic O, Karstaedt A, Crewe-Brown H, Madhi SA, Feldman C. Gender as a Risk Factor for Antibiotic Resistance, Infection with Pediatric Serogroups and Pneumococcal Bacteremia in HIV- Infected  and Uninfected Adults. J Infect Dis 2004; 189: 1996-2000.

12. Boivin G, Mackay I, Sloots TP, Madhi S, Freymuth F, Wolf D, Shemer-Avni Y, Ludewick H, Gray G, LeBlanc E. Global genetic diversity of the human Metapneumovirus fusion gene. Emerg Infect Dis J 2004; 10: 1154-1157.

13. Kristensen IA, Thiel S, Steffensen R, Madhi S, Sorour G, Olsen J. Mannan binding lectin (MBL) and RSV-lower respiratory tract infection leading to hospitalisation in children. A case-control study from Soweto, South Africa.  Scandanavian Journal of Immunology 2004; 60: 184-188.

14. Madhi SA, Klugman KP and the Pneumococcal Vaccine Trialist Group. A role

for Streptococcus pneumoniae in virus-associated pneumonia. Nature Medicine. 2004; 10, 811-813. (additional data on e-journal).

15. Martin M, Casellas J, Madhi SA, Urquhart T, Delport S, Ferrero F, Chamany S, Dayan G,  Rose CE, Levine OS, Klugman KP, Feikin DR. Impact of Haemophilus influenzae Type b Conjugate Vaccine in South Africa and Argentina: Lessons for Estimating Impact in Low-Income Countries. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2004; 23: 842-847.  

16. Klugman KP, Madhi SA. Oral antibiotics for the treatment of severe pneumonia in children. Lancet 2004; 364: 1104-1105.

17. Belshe RB, Newman FK, Anderson EL, Wright PF, Karron RA, Tollefson S, Henderson FW, Cody Meissner H, Madhi S, Roberton D, Marshall H, Loh R, Sly P, Murphy B, Tatem JM, Randolph V, Hackell J, Gruber W, Tsai TF. Evaluation of Combined Live Attenuated Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Parainfluenza 3 Virus Vaccines in Infants and Young Children. J Infect Dis. 2004; 190: 2096-2103.

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