Journal Articles

  1. Lee S, Srinivasan B, Vemulapati S, Mehta S, Erickson D. Personalized nutrition diagnostics at the point-of-need. Lab Chip. 2016 Jul 7;16(13):2408-17. PubMed PMID: 27272753. *joint corresponding author
  2. Colt S, Garcia-Casal M, Peña-Rosas J, Finkelstein JL, Rayco-Solon P, Mehta S. Transmission of Zika virus through breast milk and other breastfeeding-related bodily-fluids: a systematic review. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. Forthcoming; *graduate student first author
  3. Park H, Brannon PM, West AA, Yan J, Jiang X, et al. Vitamin D Metabolism Varies among Women in Different Reproductive States Consuming the Same Intakes of Vitamin D and Related Nutrients. J Nutr. 2016 Jun 22;PubMed PMID: 27335139.
  4. Lee S, O'Dell D, Hohenstein J, Colt S, Mehta S, Erickson D. NutriPhone: a mobile platform for low-cost point-of-care quantification of vitamin B12 concentrations. Sci Rep. 2016 Jun 15;6:28237. PubMed PMID: 27301282; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4908584. *joint corresponding author
  5. Huey SL, Mehta S. Stunting: The Need for Application of Advances in Technology to Understand a Complex Health Problem. EBioMedicine. 2016 Apr;6:26-7. PubMed PMID: 27211543; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4856790. *graduate student first author
  6. Serina P, Riley I, Stewart A, Flaxman AD, Lozano R, et al. A shortened verbal autopsy instrument for use in routine mortality surveillance systems. BMC Med. 2015 Dec 16;13:302. PubMed PMID: 26670275; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4681088.
  7. Murphy RA, Yu EA, Ciappio ED, Mehta S, McBurney MI. Suboptimal Plasma Long Chain n-3 Concentrations are Common among Adults in the United States, NHANES 2003-2004. Nutrients. 2015 Dec 9;7(12):10282-9. PubMed PMID: 26690213; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4690086.
  8. Serina P, Riley I, Stewart A, James SL, Flaxman AD, et al. Improving performance of the Tariff Method for assigning causes of death to verbal autopsies. BMC Med. 2015 Dec 8;13:291. PubMed PMID: 26644140; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4672473.
  9. Ogolla S, Daud II, Asito AS, Sumba OP, Ouma C, et al. Reduced Transplacental Transfer of a Subset of Epstein-Barr Virus-Specific Antibodies to Neonates of Mothers Infected with Plasmodium falciparum Malaria during Pregnancy. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2015 Nov;22(11):1197-205. PubMed PMID: 26376931; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4622112.
  10. Mehta S, Yu EA, Ahamed SF, Bonam W, Kenneth J. Rifampin resistance and diabetes mellitus in a cross-sectional study of adult patients in rural South India. BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Oct 26;15:451. PubMed PMID: 26496855; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4620627.
  11. Finkelstein JL, Mehta S, Udipi SA, Ghugre PS, Luna SV, et al. A Randomized Trial of Iron-Biofortified Pearl Millet in School Children in India. J Nutr. 2015 Jul;145(7):1576-81. PubMed PMID: 25948782. *joint first author
  12. McBurney MI, Yu EA, Ciappio ED, Bird JK, Eggersdorfer M, et al. Suboptimal Serum α-Tocopherol Concentrations Observed among Younger Adults and Those Depending Exclusively upon Food Sources, NHANES 2003-20061-3. PLoS One. 2015;10(8):e0135510. PubMed PMID: 26287975; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4546010.
  13. Finkelstein JL, Gala P, Rochford R, Glesby MJ, Mehta S. HIV/AIDS and lipodystrophy: implications for clinical management in resource-limited settings. J Int AIDS Soc. 2015;18:19033. PubMed PMID: 25598476; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4297925.
  14. Natamba BK, Achan J, Arbach A, Oyok TO, Ghosh S, et al. Reliability and validity of the center for epidemiologic studies-depression scale in screening for depression among HIV-infected and -uninfected pregnant women attending antenatal services in northern Uganda: a cross-sectional study. BMC Psychiatry. 2014 Nov 22;14:303. PubMed PMID: 25416286; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4260190.
  15. Ahmed S, Finkelstein JL, Stewart AM, Kenneth J, Polhemus ME, et al. Micronutrients and dengue. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Nov;91(5):1049-56. PubMed PMID: 25200269; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4228873.
  16. Erickson D, O'Dell D, Jiang L, Oncescu V, Gumus A, et al. Smartphone technology can be transformative to the deployment of lab-on-chip diagnostics. Lab Chip. 2014 Sep 7;14(17):3159-64. PubMed PMID: 24700127; NIHMSID: NIHMS585797; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4117816.
  17. Lee S, Oncescu V, Mancuso M, Mehta S, Erickson D. A smartphone platform for the quantification of vitamin D levels. Lab Chip. 2014 Apr 21;14(8):1437-42. PubMed PMID: 24569647.
  18. Fataki MR, Kisenge RR, Sudfeld CR, Aboud S, Okuma J, et al. Effect of zinc supplementation on duration of hospitalization in Tanzanian children presenting with acute pneumonia. J Trop Pediatr. 2014 Apr;60(2):104-11. PubMed PMID: 24194421; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3967446.
  19. Murray CJ, Lozano R, Flaxman AD, Serina P, Phillips D, et al. Using verbal autopsy to measure causes of death: the comparative performance of existing methods. BMC Med. 2014 Jan 9;12:5. PubMed PMID: 24405531; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3891983.
  20. Mehta S, Mugusi FM, Bosch RJ, Aboud S, Urassa W, et al. Vitamin D status and TB treatment outcomes in adult patients in Tanzania: a cohort study. BMJ Open. 2013 Nov 18;3(11):e003703. PubMed PMID: 24247327; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3840339.
  21. Hawkins C, Christian B, Ye J, Nagu T, Aris E, et al. Prevalence of hepatitis B co-infection and response to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected patients in Tanzania. AIDS. 2013 Mar 27;27(6):919-27. PubMed PMID: 23196935.
  22. Finkelstein JL, Manji KP, Duggan C, Hertzmark E, Mehta S, et al. PREDICTORS OF INCIDENT TUBERCULOSIS IN HIV-EXPOSED CHILDREN IN TANZANIA. East Afr Med J. 2012 Jun;89(6):183-92. PubMed PMID: 26856040.
  23. Finkelstein JL, Mehta S, Duggan CP, Spiegelman D, Aboud S, et al. Predictors of anaemia and iron deficiency in HIV-infected pregnant women in Tanzania: a potential role for vitamin D and parasitic infections. Public Health Nutr. 2012 May;15(5):928-37. PubMed PMID: 22014374; NIHMSID: NIHMS335281; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3366262.
  24. Shet A, Arumugam K, Rajagopalan N, Dinakar C, Krishnamurthy S, et al. The prevalence and etiology of anemia among HIV-infected children in India. Eur J Pediatr. 2012 Mar;171(3):531-40. PubMed PMID: 22009132.
  25. Finkelstein JL, Mehta S, Duggan C, Manji KP, Mugusi FM, et al. Maternal vitamin D status and child morbidity, anemia, and growth in human immunodeficiency virus-exposed children in Tanzania. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Feb;31(2):171-5. PubMed PMID: 22252204; NIHMSID: NIHMS348577; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3813463.
  26. Mehta S, Mugusi FM, Bosch RJ, Aboud S, Chatterjee A, et al. A randomized trial of multivitamin supplementation in children with tuberculosis in Tanzania. Nutr J. 2011 Oct 31;10:120. PubMed PMID: 22039966; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3229564. 
  27. Mehta S, Mugusi FM, Spiegelman D, Villamor E, Finkelstein JL, et al. Vitamin D status and its association with morbidity including wasting and opportunistic illnesses in HIV-infected women in Tanzania. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2011 Oct;25(10):579-85. PubMed PMID: 21916603; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3183700. 
  28. Murray CJ, Lopez AD, Black R, Ahuja R, Ali SM, et al. Population Health Metrics Research Consortium gold standard verbal autopsy validation study: design, implementation, and development of analysis datasets. Popul Health Metr. 2011 Aug 4;9:27. PubMed PMID: 21816095; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3160920. 
  29. Liu E, Spiegelman D, Semu H, Hawkins C, Chalamilla G, et al. Nutritional status and mortality among HIV-infected patients receiving antiretroviral therapy in Tanzania. J Infect Dis. 2011 Jul 15;204(2):282-90. PubMed PMID: 21673040. 
  30. Mehta S, Spiegelman D, Aboud S, Giovannucci EL, Msamanga GI, et al. Lipid-soluble vitamins A, D, and E in HIV-infected pregnant women in Tanzania. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2010 Aug;64(8):808-17. PubMed PMID: 20517330; NIHMSID: NIHMS220488; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3078753. 
  31. Mehta S, Fawzi WW. Micronutrient Supplementation as Adjunct Treatment for HIV-Infected Patients. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Jun 15;50(12):1661-3. PubMed PMID: 20455704. 
  32. Franke MF, Spiegelman D, Ezeamama A, Aboud S, Msamanga GI, et al. Malaria parasitemia and CD4 T cell count, viral load, and adverse HIV outcomes among HIV-infected pregnant women in Tanzania. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2010 Apr;82(4):556-62. PubMed PMID: 20348498; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2844563. 
  33. Mehta S, Giovannucci E, Mugusi FM, Spiegelman D, Aboud S, et al. Vitamin D status of HIV-infected women and its association with HIV disease progression, anemia, and mortality. PLoS One. 2010 Jan 19;5(1):e8770. PubMed PMID: 20098738; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2808247. 
  34. Mugusi FM, Mehta S, Villamor E, Urassa W, Saathoff E, et al. Factors associated with mortality in HIV-infected and uninfected patients with pulmonary tuberculosis. BMC Public Health. 2009 Nov 12;9:409. PubMed PMID: 19909501; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2779816. 
  35. Mehta S, Hunter DJ, Mugusi FM, Spiegelman D, Manji KP, et al. Perinatal outcomes, including mother-to-child transmission of HIV, and child mortality and their association with maternal vitamin D status in Tanzania. J Infect Dis. 2009 Oct 1;200(7):1022-30. PubMed PMID: 19673647; NIHMSID: NIHMS143300; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2758703. 
  36. Shet A, Mehta S, Rajagopalan N, Dinakar C, Ramesh E, et al. Anemia and growth failure among HIV-infected children in India: a retrospective analysis. BMC Pediatr. 2009 Jun 16;9:37. PubMed PMID: 19531242; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2702283. 
  37. Mehta S, Manji KP, Young AM, Brown ER, Chasela C, et al. Nutritional indicators of adverse pregnancy outcomes and mother-to-child transmission of HIV among HIV-infected women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008 Jun;87(6):1639-49. PubMed PMID: 18541551; NIHMSID: NIHMS55089; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2474657. 
  38. Ding EL, Mehta S, Fawzi WW, Giovannucci EL. Interaction of estrogen therapy with calcium and vitamin D supplementation on colorectal cancer risk: reanalysis of Women's Health Initiative randomized trial. Int J Cancer. 2008 Apr 15;122(8):1690-4. PubMed PMID: 18092326. 
  39. Wig N, Sakhuja A, Agarwal SK, Khakha DC, Mehta S, et al. Multidimensional health status of HIV-infected outpatients at a tertiary care center in north India. Indian J Med Sci. 2008 Mar;62(3):87-97. PubMed PMID: 18376081. 
  40. Mehta S, Fawzi W. Effects of vitamins, including vitamin A, on HIV/AIDS patients. Vitam Horm. 2007;75:355-83. PubMed PMID: 17368322. 
  41. Sohal DP, Garg N, Singh D, Mehta S, Anand K, et al. Antibiotic prescription practice at primary and secondary level hospitals of a medical college. Indian Practitioner. 2006; 59(12):789-794. 

Books and Chapters

  1. Yu EA, Finkelstein JL, Mehta S. Nutrition-Infection Interactions and Impacts on Human Health. Pammi M, Vallejo JG, Abrams SA, editors. Boca Raton, FL: Taylor and Francis Books, Inc.; 2014. HIV and Micronutrient Supplementation. *graduate student first author
  2. Finkelstein JL, Mugusi FM, Mehta S, Fawzi WW. From the Ground Up: Building Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Care in Resource-Limited Settings. Marlink RG, Teitelman SJ, editors. Washington, DC: Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation; 2009. HIV/AIDS and Nutrition in the HAART Era: Programmatic implications for HIV/AIDS care and treatment in resource-limited settings. 
  3. Mehta S, Finkelstein JL, Fawzi WW. Handbook of Nutrition and Pregnancy. Lammi-Keefe CJ, Couch SC, Philipson E, editors. Baton Rouge, LA: Humana Press; 2008. Micronutrient status and pregnancy outcomes in HIV-infected women; p.355-365. 
  4. Mehta S, Fawzi WW. World Hunger Series. Rome, Italy: World Food Programme; 2007. Hunger and HIV and Tuberculosis: Technical Paper. 
  5. Mehta S, Finkelstein JL, Fawzi WW. Annales Nestlé [Engl]. Solomons NW, editor. Basel, Switzerland: S Karger Press; 2007. Nutritional Interventions in HIV-Infected Breastfeeding Women; p.39-48.