Objectives Female genital fistula remains a public health concern in developing countries.
Author Archives: Tropical Med and Intl Health
Objective To determine mortality and retention in ART programmes in Tanzania, between 2010 and 2013.
Objective To explore the chronic disease services in Uganda: their level of utilisation, the total service costs, and unit costs per visit.
Objective to assess knowledge and practice of primary eye care among primary health care workers known as community health extension workers in Funtua district of Nigeria.
Objective Vector control remains the only available method for primary prevention of dengue.
Objective To identify characteristics of the child contact, index case or environment that are associated with infection or tuberculosis in child contacts in an urban community in Indonesia.
Objective Identifying key features of cardiometabolic ADR reports in sub Saharan Africa (SSA) compared with reports from the rest of the world (RoW).
Objectives To review current and emerging tools for Gambiense HAT control and elimination, and propose strategies that integrate these tools with epidemiological evidence.
Objective To examine the association between travel (recency of travel, transmission intensity at destination compared to origin and duration of travel) and confirmed malaria in Uganda.
Objective The Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) emerged in 2012 on the Arabian Peninsula and has caused severe respiratory disease with more than 800 laboratory-confirmed cases.
Objectives To evaluate the number and geographic location of children aged <5 years exposed to sputum smear-positive tuberculosis in Timor-Leste, to determine the proportion evaluated for IPT, and to review the programmatic challenges present in delivering IPT to this cohort.
Objectives To identify household-level factors associated with influenza among young children in a crowded community in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Rabies is an unmitigated tragedy, particularly affecting children in some of the world’s poorest tropical nations.
Objective To identify factors associated with delivery outside a health facility in rural Malawi.