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Acute undifferentiated fever (AUF) is frequently observed in tropical settings, but diagnosing the cause of AUF is often a challenge for local physicians and the physicians treating returning travellers. We conducted a case-control study in central Vietnam in 2016. A total of 378 febrile adult...

Author(s)
Nhiem Le Viet; Viet Nho Le; Chung Hai; Duc Tuan Phan; Quang Duong Phan; Thanh Van Cao; Abat, C.; Raoult, D.; Parola, P.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Emerging Microbes and Infections, 2019, 8, 1, pp 339-352
Abstract

This paper presents the requirements and recommendations for entry visas for the Hajj and Umra seasons in 2016, as issued by the Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia. Included are the uptake by travellers of preventive measures (e.g. immunization) for yellow fever, meningococcal meningitis,...

Author(s)
Assiri, A. M.
Publisher
World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
Weekly Epidemiological Record, 2016, 91, 26/27, pp 331-335
Abstract

A growing number of people undertake international travel, and yet faster growth of such travel is expected in the tropics. Information on the hazards presented by pool and hot spring waters in tropical countries is very limited. This review aims to collate available information on pool water...

Author(s)
Mavridou, A.; Pappa, O.; Papatzitze, O.; Dioli, C.; Kefala, A. M.; Drossos, P.; Beloukas, A.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2018, 15, 12, pp 2730
Abstract

Background: Estimates of travel-related illness have focused predominantly on populations from highly developed countries visiting low- or middle-income countries, yet travel to and within high-income countries is very frequent. Despite being a top international tourist destination, few sources...

Author(s)
Stoney, R. J.; Esposito, D. H.; Kozarsky, P.; Hamer, D. H.; Grobusch, M. P.; Gkrania-Klotsas, E.; Libman, M.; Gautret, P.; Lim PohLian; Leder, K.; Schwartz, E.; Sotir, M. J.; Licitra, C.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2018, 25, 1, pp tay053
Abstract

Background. The Hajj is the largest annual mass gathering event in the world, thus favoring the transmission of various infections: 183 different nationalities, high temperatures, coincidence with the start of the flu season in the Northern hemisphere, a long barefoot walk, tent-type accommodation, ...

Author(s)
Salmon-Rousseau, A.; Piednoir, E.; Cattoir, V.; Blanchardière, A. de la
Publisher
Elsevier Masson SAS, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
Citation
Médecine et Maladies Infectieuses, 2016, 46, 7, pp 346-354
Abstract

This report summarizes recent trends in travel from the UK and Scotland for the 2000-2014 period, as well as prevalence rates of travel-related infectious diseases reported to Health Protection Scotland in 2015. Among the travel-related infectious diseases included in this report are...

Author(s)
Munro, J.; Redman, C.
Publisher
Health Protection Scotland, Glasgow, UK
Citation
HPS Weekly Report, 2016, 50, 3, pp 23-33
Abstract

The special section on vaccines includes 4 articles with the aim to: discuss issues associated with vaccine hesitancy and potential approaches to addressing these concerns; explore some of the recent outbreaks of measles, mumps, and pertussis as evidence that failure to vaccinate can allow these...

Author(s)
Krilov, L. R.
Publisher
Slack, Thorofare, USA
Citation
Pediatric Annals, 2015, 44, 4, pp e71-e96
Abstract

This journal issue presents recommendations developed by the Committee of Diseases related to travel and imported Diseases (DIAC) and approved by the High Council for Public Health (HCSP) during a meeting held in 24 April 2015. They take into account the data of the National Reference Centre (CNR)...

Publisher
Institut de Veille Sanitaire, Saint-Maurice, France
Citation
Bulletin Épidémiologique Hebdomadaire, 2015, No.21/22, pp 421 pp.
Abstract

Background: The number of travelers in Oman has increased significantly in the last 2 decades with an increase in the expatriate population workforce leading to the emergence of infections related to travel. This paper aims to highlight the burden of travel-related infections in Oman. Method: Our...

Author(s)
Al-Abri, S. S.; Abdel-Hady, D. M.; Al-Mahrooqi, S. S.; Al-Kindi, H. S.; Al-Jardani, A. K.; Al-Abaidani, I. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2015, 13, 5, pp 388-393
Abstract

Children are traveling to regions of the world that could pose a risk of acquiring diseases such as malaria, dermatosis, and infectious diarrhoea. Most of these can be prevented by modifying high-risk behaviours or through the use of medications. Many of these same regions are endemic with diseases ...

Author(s)
Myers, A. L.; Christenson, J. C.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Infectious Disease Clinics of North America, 2015, 29, 4, pp 745-757

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