Publications list for Dr Barend (Ben) Marais

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2013

   
  • Kapata, N., Chanda-Kapata, P., O'Grady, J., Bates, M., Mwaba, P., Janssen, S., Marais, B., Cobelens, F., Grobusch, M., Zumla, A. (2013), Trends in Childhood Tuberculosis in Zambia: A Situation Analysis. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 59(2), 134-139. [Abstract]
  • Walters, E., Reichmuth, K., Dramowski, A., Marais, B., Cotton, M., Rabie, H. (2013), Antiretroviral Regimens Containing a Single Protease Inhibitor Increase Risk of Virologic Failure in Young HIV-Infected Children. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 32(4), 361-363. [Abstract]
  • Murray, E., Bond, V., Marais, B., Godfrey-Faussett, P., Ayles, H., Beyers, N. (2013), High levels of vulnerability and anticipated stigma reduce the impetus for tuberculosis diagnosis in Cape Town, South Africa. Health Policy and Planning. 28(4), 410-418. [Abstract]
  • Britton, P., Perez-Velez, C., Marais, B. (2013), Diagnosis, treatment and prevention of tuberculosis in children. New South Wales Public Health Bulletin. 24(1), 15-21. [Abstract]
  • Mandalakas, A., Hesseling, A., Gie, R., Schaaf, H., Marais, B., Sinanovic, E. (2013), Modelling the cost-effectiveness of strategies to prevent tuberculosis in child contacts in a high-burden setting. Thorax. 68(3), 247-255. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Mlambo, C., Rastogi, N., Zozio, T., Duse, A., Victor, T., Marais, E., Warren, R. (2013), Epidemic spread of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Johannesburg, South Africa. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 51(6), 1818-1825. [Abstract]
  • Seddon, J., Perez-Velez, C., Schaaf, H., Furin, J., Marais, B., Tebruegge, M., Detjen, A., Hesseling, A., Shah, S., Adams, L., Starke, J., Swaminathan, S., Becerra, M. (2013), Consensus Statement on Research Definitions for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Children. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 2(2), 100-109. [Abstract]
  • Lawn, S., Mwaba, P., Bates, M., Piatek, A., Alexander, H., Marais, B., Cuevas, L., McHugh, T., Zijenah, L., Kapata, N., Abubakar, I., McNerney, R., Hoelscher, M., Memish, Z., Migliori, G., Kim, P., Maeurer, M., Schito, M., Zumla, A. (2013), Advances in tuberculosis diagnostics: the Xpert MTB/RIF assay and future prospects for a point-of-care test. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 13(4), 349-361. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Graham, S., Maeurer, M., Zumla, A. (2013), Progress and challenges in childhood tuberculosis. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 13(4), 287-289. [Abstract]
  • Ho, J., Marais, B., Gilbert, G., Ralph, A. (2013), Diagnosing tuberculous meningitis - have we made any progress?. Tropical Medicine & International Health. 18(6), 783-793. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Lönnroth, K., Lawn, S., Migliori, G., Mwaba, P., Glaziou, P., Bates, M., Colagiuri, R., Zijenah, L., Swaminathan, S., Memish, Z., Pletschette, M., Hoelscher, M., Abubakar, I., Hasan, R., Zafar, A., Pantaleo, G., Craig, G., Kim, P., Maeurer, M., Schito, M., Zumla, A. (2013), Tuberculosis comorbidity with communicable and non-communicable diseases: integrating health services and control efforts. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 13(5), 436-448. [Abstract]
  • Abubakar, I., Zignol, M., Falzon, D., Raviglione, M., Ditiu, L., Masham, S., Adetifa, I., Ford, N., Cox, H., Lawn, S., Marais, B., McHugh, T., Mwaba, P., Bates, M., Lipman, M., Zijenah, L., Logan, S., McNerney, R., Zumla, A., Sarda, K., Nahid, P., Hoelscher, M., Pletschette, M., Memish, Z., Kim, P., Hafner, R., Cole, S., Migliori, G., Maeurer, M., Schito, M., Zumla, A. (2013), Drug-resistant tuberculosis: time for visionary political leadership. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 13(6), 529-539. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Zumla, A. (2013), History of tuberculosis and drug resistance. New England Journal of Medicine. 368(1), 88. [Abstract]
  • Khatami, A., Isaacs, D., Marais, B. (2013), Fever in the returned child traveller. MedicineToday. 14(12), 27-38.
  • Marais, B. (2013), Challenges in the use of tests to diagnose tuberculosis infection - In Reply. NSW Public Health Bulletin. 24(2), 92-93.
  • Marais, B. (2013), Tuberculosis. Australian Doctor. 2013(30 Aug), 27-34.
  • Britton, P., Yeung, V., Lowbridge, C., Isaacs, D., Marais, B. (2013), Spectrum of Disease in Children Treated for Tuberculosis at a Tertiary Children's Hospital in Australia. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. 2(3), 224-231.
  • Vanden Driessche, K., Persson, A., Marais, B., Fink, P., Urdahl, K. (2013), Immune Vulnerability of Infants to Tuberculosis. Clinical and Developmental Immunology. 1, 781320.
  • Vanden Driessche, K., Marais, B., Wattenberg, M., Magis-Escurra, C., Reijers, M., Tuinman, I., Boeree, M., van Soolingen, D., de Groot, R., Cotton, M. (2013), The Cough Cylinder: a tool to study measures against airborne spread of (myco-) bacteria. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 17(1), 46-53. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • Marais, B., Crawford, J., Iredell, J., Ward, M., Simpson, S., Gilbert, L., Griffiths, P., Kamradt-Scott, A., Colagiuri, R., Jones, C., Sorrell, T. (2012), One world, one health: beyond the Millennium Development Goals. Lancet. , 805-806. [Abstract]
  • Perez-Velez, C., Marais, B. (2012), Tuberculosis in children. New England Journal of Medicine. 367(4), 348-361. [Abstract]
  • Bhargava, A., Pai, M., Bhargava, M., Marais, B., Menzies, D. (2012), Can Social Interventions Prevent Tuberculosis? The Papworth Experiment (1918-1943) Revisited. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 186(5), 442-449. [Abstract]
  • Seddon, J., Hesseling, A., Marais, B., Jordaan, A., Victor, T., Schaaf, H. (2012), The evolving epidemic of drug-resistant tuberculosis among children in Cape Town, South Africa. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 16(7), 928-933. [Abstract]
  • Raviglione, M., Marais, B., Floyd, K., Lönnroth, K., Getahun, H., Migliori, G., Harries, A., Nunn, P., Lienhardt, C., Graham, S., Chakaya, J., Weyer, K., Cole, S., Kaufmann, S., Zumla, A. (2012), Scaling up interventions to achieve global tuberculosis control: progress and new developments. Lancet. 379(9829), 1902-1913. [Abstract]
  • Graham, S., Ahmed, T., Amanullah, F., Browning, R., Cardenas, V., Casenghi, M., Cuevas, L., Gale, M., Gie, R., Grzemska, M., Handelsman, E., Hatherill, M., Hesseling, A., Jean-Philippe, P., Kampmann, B., Kabra, S., Lienhardt, C., Lighter-Fisher, J., Madhi, S., Makhene, M., Marais, B., McNeeley, D., Menzies, H., Mitchell, C., Modi, S., Mofenson, L., Musoke, P., Nachman, S., Powell, C., Rigaud, M., Rouzier, V., Starke, J., Swaminathan, S., Wingfield, C. (2012), Evaluation of tuberculosis diagnostics in children: 1. Proposed clinical case definitions for classification of intrathoracic tuberculosis disease. Consensus from an expert panel. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 205(Suppl 2), S199-S208. [Abstract]
  • Zumla, A., Abubakar, I., Raviglione, M., Hoelscher, M., Ditiu, L., McHugh, T., Squire, S., Cox, H., Ford, N., McNerney, R., Marais, B., Grobusch, M., Lawn, S., Migliori, G., Mwaba, P., O'Grady, J., Pletschette, M., Ramsay, A., Chakaya, J., Schito, M., Swaminathan, S., Memish, Z., Maeurer, M., Atun, R. (2012), Drug-resistant tuberculosis--current dilemmas, unanswered questions, challenges, and priority needs. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 205(Suppl2), S228-S240. [Abstract]
  • Cuevas, L., Browning, R., Bossuyt, P., Casenghi, M., Cotton, M., Cruz, A., Dodd, L., Drobniewski, F., Gale, M., Graham, S., Grzemska, M., Heinrich, N., Hesseling, A., Huebner, R., Jean-Philippe, P., Kabra, S., Kampmann, B., Lewinsohn, D., Li, M., Lienhardt, C., Mandalakas, A., Marais, B., Menzies, H., Montepiedra, G., Mwansambo, C., Oberhelman, R., Palumbo, P., Russek-Cohen, E., Shapiro, D., Smith, B., Soto-Castellares, G., Starke, J., Swaminathan, S., Wingfield, C., Worrell, C. (2012), Evaluation of tuberculosis diagnostics in children: 2. Methodological issues for conducting and reporting research evaluations of tuberculosis diagnostics for intrathoracic tuberculosis in children. Consensus from an expert panel. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 205(Suppl 2), S209-S115. [Abstract]
  • McNerney, R., Maeurer, M., Abubakar, I., Marais, B., McHugh, T., Ford, N., Weyer, K., Lawn, S., Grobusch, M., Memish, Z., Squire, S., Pantaleo, G., Chakaya, J., Casenghi, M., Migliori, G., Mwaba, P., Zijenah, L., Hoelscher, M., Cox, H., Swaminathan, S., Kim, P., Schito, M., Harari, A., Bates, M., Schwank, S., O'Grady, J., Pletschette, M., Ditui, L., Atun, R., Zumla, A. (2012), Tuberculosis diagnostics and biomarkers: needs, challenges, recent advances, and opportunities. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 205(Suppl 2), S147-S158. [Abstract]
  • Raviglione, M., Zumla, A., Marais, B., Horton, R., Motsoaledi, A. (2012), A sustainable agenda for tuberculosis control and research. Lancet. 379(9821), 1077-1078. [Abstract]
  • Mukinda, F., Theron, D., van der Spuy, G., Jacobson, K., Roscher, M., Streicher, E., Musekiwa, A., Coetzee, G., Victor, T., Marais, B., Nachega, J., Warren, R., Schaaf, H. (2012), Rise in rifampicin-monoresistant tuberculosis in Western Cape, South Africa. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 16(2), 196-202. [Abstract]
  • Talukder, K., Salim, M., Jerin, I., Sharmin, F., Talukder, M., Marais, B., Nandi, P., Cooreman, E., Rahman, M. (2012), Intervention to increase detection of childhood tuberculosis in Bangladesh. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 16(1), 70-75. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Schaaf, H., Menzies, D. (2012), Prevention of TB in areas of high incidence. European Respiratory Society Monograph. 58, 84-94.
  • Marais, B., Perez-Velez, C. (2012), Tuberculosis in Children- Author's reply. New England Journal of Medicine. 367(16), 1569.
  • Al-Dabbagh, M., Vanden Driessche, K., Marais, B., Kollmann, T. (2012), Management of Multi-drug-resistant Tuberculosis in Children. European Infectious Disease. 6(1), 35-40.
  • Cotton, M., Marais, B., Andersson, M., Eley, B., Rabie, H., Slogrove, A., Dramowski, A., Schaaf, H., Mehtar, S. (2012), Minimizing the risk of non-vertical, non-sexual HIV infection in children--beyond mother to child transmission. Journal of the International AIDS Society. 15(2), 17377. [Abstract]
  • Seddon, J., Hesseling, A., Marais, B., McIlleron, H., Peloquin, C., Donald, P., Schaaf, S. (2012), Paediatric use of second-line anti-tuberculosis agents: A review. Tuberculosis. 92(1), 9-17. [Abstract]

2011

   
  • Konstantinos, A., Simpson, G., Sorrell, T., Marais, B. (2011), Doing the right thing for tuberculosis control in the Torres Strait Islands. Medical Journal of Australia. 195(9), 512. [Abstract]
  • Ligthelm, L., Nicol, M., Hoek, K., Jacobson, R., van Helden, P., Marais, B., Warren, R., Wright, C. (2011), Xpert MTB/RIF for rapid diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis from fine-needle-aspiration biopsy specimens. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 49(11), 3967-3970. [Abstract]
  • Uys, P., Marais, B., Johnstone-Robertson, S., Hargrove, J., Wood, R. (2011), Transmission elasticity in communities hyperendemic for tuberculosis. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 52(12), 1399-1404. [Abstract]
  • Al-Dabbagh, M., Lapphra, K., McGloin, R., Inrig, K., Schaaf, H., Marais, B., Sauve, L., Kitai, I., Kollmann, T. (2011), Drug-resistant tuberculosis: pediatric guidelines. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 30(6), 501-505. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Schaaf, H., Donald, P. (2011), Management of tuberculosis in children and new treatment options. Infectious Disorders Drug Targets. 11(2), 144-156. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B. (2011), Childhood tuberculosis: epidemiology and natural history of disease. Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 78(3), 321-327. [Abstract]
  • Schaaf, H., Marais, B. (2011), Management of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in children: a survival guide for paediatricians. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews. 12(1), 31-38. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Rabie, H., Cotton, M. (2011), TB and HIV in children - advances in prevention and management. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews. 12(1), 39-45. [Abstract]
  • Rose, P., Schaaf, H., Marais, B., Gie, R., Stefan, D. (2011), Value of bone marrow biopsy in children with suspected disseminated mycobacterial disease. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 15(2), 200-204. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B. (2011), Impact of tuberculosis on maternal and child health. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 203, 304-305. [Abstract]
  • van Wyk, A., Marais, B., Warren, R., van Wyk, S., Wright, C. (2011), The use of light-emitting diode fluorescence to diagnose mycobacterial lymphadenitis in fine-needle aspirates from children. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 15(1), 56-60. [Abstract]
  • Teasdale, C., Marais, B., Abrams, E. (2011), HIV: prevention of mother-to-child transmission. Clinical Evidence. 2011(01), 909. [Abstract]
  • Dramowski, A., Bekker, A., Kirsten, G., Marais, B., Rabie, H., Cotton, M. (2011), A case of congenital measles during the 2010 South African epidemic. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics. 31(2), 185-188. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B. (2011), On the role of chest CT scanning in a TB outbreak investigation. Chest. , 229. [Abstract]
  • Du Preez, K., Hesseling, A., Mandalakas, A., Marais, B., Schaaf, H. (2011), Opportunities for chemoprophylaxis in children with culture-confirmed tuberculosis. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics. 31(4), 301-310. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Donald, P. (2011), Tuberculous Lymphadenitis. In: Essentials of Tuberculosis in Children 4Ed. (pp.122-127).India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
  • McNeeley, D., Raoof, A., Lin, J., Marais, B. (2011), The Evaluation of New Antituberculosis Drugs in Children. In: Progress in Respiratory Research: Antituberculosis Chemotherapy. (pp.235-242).Switzerland: S. Karger AG.
  • Marais, B. (2011), What do we know about how to treat tuberculosis?. In: Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology: Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children VIII. (pp.171-184).United States: Springer.
  • Obihara, C., Marais, B., Detjen, A., Van Furth, M. (2011), A Brief Overview of Mycobacterial Diseases in Children. European Infectious Disease. 5(2), 102-111.

2010

   
  • Marais, S., Pepper, D., Marais, B., Török, M. (2010), HIV-associated tuberculous meningitis - diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Tuberculosis (Edinburgh, Scotland). 90(6), 367-74. [Abstract]
  • Marais, S., Thwaites, G., Schoeman, J., Török, M., Misra, U., Prasad, K., Donald, P., Wilkinson, R., Marais, B. (2010), Tuberculous meningitis: a uniform case definition for use in clinical research. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 10(11), 803-812. [Abstract]
  • Hesseling, A., Marais, B., Kirchner, H., Mandalakas, A., Brittle, W., Victor, T., Warren, R., Schaaf, H. (2010), Mycobacterial genotype is associated with disease phenotype in children. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 14(10), 1252-1258. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Schaaf, H. (2010), Childhood tuberculosis: an emerging and previously neglected problem. Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 24(3), 727-749. [Abstract]
  • Wright, C., Hoek, K., Marais, B., van Helden, P., Warren, R. (2010), Combining fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) and high-resolution melt analysis to reduce diagnostic delay in Mycobacterial lymphadenitis. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 38(7), 482-488. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., van Helden, P., Donald, P. (2010), Adequacy of 6-month follow-up in chemotherapy trials. The international journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. , 927; author reply 928. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Raviglione, M., Donald, P., Harries, A., Kritski, A., Graham, S., El-Sadr, W., Harrington, M., Churchyard, G., Mwaba, P., Sanne, I., Kaufmann, S., Whitty, C., Atun, R., Zumla, A. (2010), Scale-up of services and research priorities for diagnosis, management, and control of tuberculosis: a call to action. Lancet. 375(9732), 2179-2191. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Gupta, A., Starke, J., El Sony, A. (2010), Tuberculosis in women and children. Lancet. 375(9731), 2057-2059. [Abstract]
  • Stefan, D., Dippenaar, A., Detjen, A., Schaaf, H., Marais, B., Kriel, B., Loebenberg, L., Walzl, G., Hesseling, A. (2010), Interferon-gamma release assays for the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in children with cancer. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 14(6), 689-694. [Abstract]
  • Donald, P., Marais, B., Barry, C. (2010), Age and the epidemiology and pathogenesis of tuberculosis. Lancet. 375(9729), 1852-1854. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B. (2010), Does finding M. Tuberculosis in sputum always equal tuberculosis disease?. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. , 195-6; author reply 196-7. [Abstract]
  • Wright, C., Bamford, C., Prince, Y., Vermaak, A., Hoek, K., Marais, B., Warren, R. (2010), Mycobacterial transport medium for routine culture of fine needle aspiration biopsies. Archives of Disease in Childhood. 95(1), 48-50. [Abstract]

2009

   
  • Marais, B., van Helden, P. (2009), Reconsidering global targets for tuberculosis control. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 87(12), A-B; author reply B-C. [Abstract]
  • Wright, C., Warren, R., Marais, B. (2009), Fine needle aspiration biopsy: an undervalued diagnostic modality in paediatric mycobacterial disease. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 13(12), 1467-1475. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Schaaf, H., Gie, R., Donald, P. (2009), TB contact screening: which way to go?. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. , 1576-7; author reply 1577-8. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Ayles, H., Graham, S., Godfrey-Faussett, P. (2009), Screening and preventive therapy for tuberculosis. Clinics in Chest Medicine. 30(4), 827-46, x. [Abstract]
  • Schaaf, H., Victor, T., Venter, A., Brittle, W., Jordaan, A., Hesseling, A., Marais, B., van Helden, P., Donald, P. (2009), Ethionamide cross- and co-resistance in children with isoniazid-resistant tuberculosis. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 13(11), 1355-1359. [Abstract]
  • Wright, C., Hesseling, A., Bamford, C., Burgess, S., Warren, R., Marais, B. (2009), Fine-needle aspiration biopsy: a first-line diagnostic procedure in paediatric tuberculosis suspects with peripheral lymphadenopathy?. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 13(11), 1373-1379. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Schaaf, H., Donald, P. (2009), Pediatric TB: issues related to current and future treatment options. Future Microbiology. 4(6), 661-675. [Abstract]
  • Schaaf, H., Marais, B., Hesseling, A., Brittle, W., Donald, P. (2009), Surveillance of antituberculosis drug resistance among children from the Western Cape Province of South Africa--an upward trend. American Journal of Public Health. 99(8), 1486-1490. [Abstract]
  • Hesseling, A., Johnson, L., Jaspan, H., Cotton, M., Whitelaw, A., Schaaf, H., Fine, P., Eley, B., Marais, B., Nuttall, J., Beyers, N., Godfrey-Faussett, P. (2009), Disseminated bacille Calmette-Guérin disease in HIV-infected South African infants. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 87(7), 505-511. [Abstract]
  • Webb, E., Hesseling, A., Schaaf, H., Gie, R., Lombard, C., Spitaels, A., Delport, S., Marais, B., Donald, K., Hindmarsh, P., Beyers, N. (2009), High prevalence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and disease in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 13(7), 868-874. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Hesseling, A., Schaaf, H., Gie, R., van Helden, P., Warren, R. (2009), Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission is not related to household genotype in a setting of high endemicity. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 47(5), 1338-1343. [Abstract]
  • Brittle, W., Marais, B., Hesseling, A., Schaaf, H., Kidd, M., Wasserman, E., Botha, T. (2009), Improvement in mycobacterial yield and reduced time to detection in pediatric samples by use of a nutrient broth growth supplement. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 47(5), 1287-1279. [Abstract]
  • Warren, R., Streicher, E., Gey van Pittius, N., Marais, B., van der Spuy, G., Victor, T., Sirgel, F., Donald, P., van Helden, P. (2009), The clinical relevance of Mycobacterial pharmacogenetics. Tuberculosis. 89(3), 199-202. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Hesseling, A., Cotton, M. (2009), Poverty and tuberculosis: is it truly a simple inverse linear correlation?. The European Respiratory Journal. , 943-944. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Parker, S., Verver, S., van Rie, A., Warren, R. (2009), Primary and postprimary or reactivation tuberculosis: time to revise confusing terminology?. American Journal of Roentgenology. , W198; author reply W199-200. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B. (2009), The elephant in the room: the rising cost of health care in America. The Journal of Pediatrics. , 625. [Abstract]
  • van der Spuy, G., Kremer, K., Ndabambi, S., Beyers, N., Dunbar, R., Marais, B., van Helden, P., Warren, R. (2009), Changing Mycobacterium tuberculosis population highlights clade-specific pathogenic characteristics. Tuberculosis. 89(2), 120-125. [Abstract]
  • Hesseling, A., Caldwell, J., Cotton, M., Eley, B., Jaspan, H., Jennings, K., Marais, B., Nuttall, J., Rabie, H., Roux, P., Schaaf, H. (2009), BCG vaccination in South African HIV-exposed infants--risks and benefits. SAMJ South African Medical Journal. 99(2), 88-91. [Abstract]
  • Rowe, J., Shah, S., Marais, B., Steenhoff, A. (2009), Diagnosis and management of tuberculous meningitis in HIV-infected pediatric patients. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 28(2), 147-148. [Abstract]
  • Wilson, N., Couper, I., De Vries, E., Reid, S., Fish, T., Marais, B. (2009), A critical review of interventions to redress the inequitable distribution of healthcare professionals to rural and remote areas. Rural and Remote Health. 9(2), 1060. [Abstract]
  • Grobler, L., Marais, B., Mabunda, S., Marindi, P., Reuter, H., Volmink, J. (2009), Interventions for increasing the proportion of health professionals practising in rural and other underserved areas. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 1(1), CD005314. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B. (2009), Childhood intra-thoracic tuberculosis. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 634, 129-146. [Abstract]

2008

   
  • Marais, B. (2008), Performing TB research in children - issues to consider. Indian Pediatrics. 45, 737-739. [Abstract]
  • Wright, C., van der Burg, M., Geiger, D., Noordzij, J., Burgess, S., Marais, B. (2008), Diagnosing mycobacterial lymphadenitis in children using fine needle aspiration biopsy: cytomorphology, ZN staining and autofluorescence -- making more of less. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 36(4), 245-251. [Abstract]