Objective To describe a prospective laboratory-based surveillance of Candida species that were collected from different anatomical sites of patients admitted to the University of Malaya Medical Centre, Malaysia from the year 2000 to 2013.
Author Archives: Tropical Med and Intl Health
In the recent paper published by Cresswell et al.
Objective To assess the performance of RDTs against nested polymerase chain reaction (nPCR) for the diagnosis of malaria in public health facilities in northwestern Ethiopia.
Objectives To estimate the proportion of tuberculosis cases attributable to recent transmission and the risk factors possibly associated with tuberculosis clustering.
Objectives To evaluate the similarities, differences and diagnostic aspects between World Health Organization (WHO) criteria and two other maternal near miss (MNM) diagnostic tools.
Objectives We piloted a community-based proactive malaria case detection model in rural Senegal to evaluate whether this model can increase testing and treatment and reduce prevalence of symptomatic malaria in target communities.
Objective Shandong Province has implemented the standardized treatment of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) supported by the Global Fund.
Objective To describe our experiences in the management of a case of Lassa fever (LF) and follow-up of nosocomial primary contacts during the 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Objective Combination antiretroviral therapy (ART) has improved in efficacy, durability and tolerability.
Objectives Road traffic injuries (RTI) have become a leading cause for admissions at Luang Namtha Provincial Hospital in rapidly developing northern Laos.
Background Acute lower respiratory tract infections (ALRI) are the leading cause of childhood mortality worldwide.
Objective To determine the effectiveness of using sticky traps and the NS1 dengue antigen kit for the surveillance of Aedes mosquitoes for dengue control.
Objective Traditionally, health systems in sub-Saharan Africa have focused on acute conditions.
Objective To determine the diagnostic accuracy of three rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) for typhoid fever in febrile hospitalized patients in Bangladesh.