Objective To investigate associations between background characteristics (psychosocial adversity, risk behaviours/perception of risk and HIV-related knowledge, perceptions and beliefs) and psychological and cognitive morbidity among people coming for testing for HIV/AIDS in Goa, India.
Author Archives: Tropical Med and Intl Health
Objective To describe spatial and temporal profiles of RTIs on different road networks in Vellore district of southern India.
Objective To confirm that a single water-surface sweep-net collection coupled with three calibration factors (2.6, 3.0 and 3.5 for 1/3, 2/3 and 3/3 water-levels respectively) (WSCF) could accurately estimate very low to high Aedes aegypti pupae numbers in water containers more rapidly than the exhaustive 5-sweep and total count (ESTC) method recommended by WHO.
Objective To ascertain estimates of adult patients, recorded as lost to follow-up (LTFU) within antiretroviral treatment (ART) programmes, who have self-transferred care, died or truly stopped ART in low- and middle-income countries.
Continued – Towards e-parasitology: making use of virtual microscopy
Objective To evaluate the quality of serological diagnosis of canine visceral leishmaniasis in the Americas.
Tanzania has made considerable progress towards reducing childhood mortality, achieving a 57% decrease between 1980 and 2011.
Objectives Currently available vacuum devices used to assist women undergoing complicated labour are unsuitable for use in low-resource settings.
Objective To examine the role of the private sector in the provision of antenatal care (ANC) across low- and middle-income countries.
Objective To assess whether pregnancy accelerates HIV disease progression.
For the past 25 years, the Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute Uganda Research Unit on AIDS has conducted research on HIV-1, coinfections and, more recently, on non-communicable diseases.
Objective Invasive group A streptococcus (iGAS) disease is an important cause of mortality globally.
We aim to review the current epidemiology of nodding syndrome (NS) and discuss relevant gaps in research.
Objective To evaluate services in hospitals providing internship training to graduate doctors in Kenya.