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This annual guide (updated each January) gives details of vaccination requirements and malaria risks (country-by-country), the geographical distribution of potential health hazards to travellers (by continent) and general information on health risks and their avoidance (the major diseases, hazards...

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International travel and health: vaccination requirements and health advice: situation as on 1 January 1995., 1995, pp 104 pp.
Abstract

The factors to be considered when planning vaccination schedules for overseas travellers are addressed. These include vaccination laws in the destination country, obligatory vaccinations for professional travellers such as military personnel, risk assessment of local health and epidemiological...

Author(s)
Goujon, C.
Citation
Médecine Tropicale, 1997, 57, 4, pp 478-482
Abstract

Typhoid fever (TF) is a rare disease among travellers to endemic areas, and little is known about its travel-related epidemiology. In addition, efficacy data on TF vaccines in travellers is scanty. During 3 months of 1994/95, six cases of TF were reported in The Netherlands among participants of...

Author(s)
Cobelens, F. G. J.; Kooij, S.; Warris-Versteegen, A.; Visser, L. G.
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2000, 7, 1, pp 19-24
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100 subjects from the Royal Free Travel Clinic, a non-National Health Service clinic in London, UK were included in a study conducted in December 1997 aimed at examining the profile of travellers seen, and their perceived value of the service provided by the clinic. Self completion questionnaires...

Author(s)
Zuckerman, J. N.; Sabin, C.; Battersby, J.
Publisher
Decker Periodicals Publishing Inc, Hamilton, Canada
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2000, 7, 6, pp 330-332
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The guidelines of the World Health Organization call for immunization against yellow fever at least 10 days before travel to endemic areas. The goal of this study was to determine whether these guidelines have been applied in 2 travel clinic settings in teaching hospitals in Israel and the United...

Author(s)
Potasman, I.; Pick, N.; Stringer, C.; Zuckerman, J. N.
Publisher
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Northbrook, USA
Citation
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2001, 65, 6, pp 954-957
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This paper provides basic information for obstetricians interested in the field of travel for pregnant women (pretravel medical evaluation of pregnant women during the first, second and third trimesters), with particular emphasis on the prevention of travel-related illnesses (immunization against...

Author(s)
Jothivijayarani, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Primary Care Update for Ob/Gyns, 2002, 9, 1, pp 36-40
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Risk of travellers' diarrhoea is about 7% in developed countries and 20-50% in the developing world. Options for prevention include education and chemoprophylaxis. Vaccination is a promising but incomplete option. Achieving behaviour modification of food and water choices among tourists is...

Author(s)
Ericsson, C. D.
Publisher
Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, 2003, 21, 2, pp 116-124
Abstract

Tickborne encephalitis is a neurotropic viral disease transmitted by ticks and occasionally by drinking of milk. Its incidence in Central and Eastern Europe has increased sharply, supposedly due to climate warming and changes in leisure activities among other things. The probability of contracting...

Author(s)
Lademann, M.; Wild, B.; Reisinger, E. C.
Publisher
Urban & Vogel GmbH, Munich, Germany
Citation
MMW Fortschritte der Medizin, 2003, 145, 15, pp 244, 246-248
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Travel facilitates the physical transport of pathogens and vectors, and increases the exposure of individuals and population groups to disease. Reciprocally, travel is affected by outbreak situations, particularly those occurring in areas of heavy tourism. In an individual, specific risk factors...

Author(s)
Chuit, R.; Dougall, L. M.; Evequoz, M. C.; Bressan, A. M.; Frías, M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goias, Instituto de Patologia Tropical, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Revista de Patologia Tropical, 2003, 32, 1, pp 1-14
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This book is devoted to vaccines for travellers and includes comprehensive information on the principles of immunization; practical information on vaccine requirements, recommendations and administration; currently available travel vaccines; vaccines against enteric infections, dengue fever and...

Author(s)
Jong, E. C.; Zuckerman, J. N.
Publisher
B. C. Dekker Inc, Hamilton, Canada
Citation
Travelers' vaccines, 2004, pp vii + 440 pp.

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