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Background: There are few studies of the incidence of health problems among travelers to Southeast Asia. The current study sought to determine the incidence of self-reported health problems among travelers visiting the region. Methods: A prospective questionnaire-based study was conducted among...

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Pisutsan, P.; Soonthornworasiri, N.; Matsee, W.; Phumratanaprapin, W.; Punrin, S.; Leowattana, W.; Mansanguan, C.; Leshem, E.; Piyaphanee, W.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2019, 26, 7, pp taz045
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Background: Human migration is increasing in magnitude and scope. The majority of migrants arriving in high-income countries originate from countries with a high prevalence of infectious diseases. The risk and burden of infectious diseases are not equally distributed among migrant groups and vary...

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Greenaway, C.; Castelli, F.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2019, 26, 2, pp taz007
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Background: Dengue fever control in the tropical island of Bali in Indonesia carries important significance both nationally and globally, as it is one of the most endemic islands in Indonesia and a worldwide popular travel destination. Despite its importance, the spatial and temporal heterogeneity...

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Dhewantara, P. W.; Marina, R.; Puspita, T.; Ariati, Y.; Purwanto, E.; Hananto, M.; Hu WenBiao; Magalhaes, R. J. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2019, 32, pp 101437
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Background: The absolute number of travel-related Chlamydia cases in Sweden has consistently increased between 2000 and 2013. Given the growth in international travel, we aimed to study the trends of travel-related Chlamydia incidence to determine differences and identify high-risk groups and ...

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Decraene, V.; Berenzon, S. K.; Franko, M. A.; Veličko, I.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2018, 25, pp 42-49
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Background: International travel facilitates global spread of sexually transmitted infections (STI). Travellers could contribute to onward transmission of pathogens rarely encountered at home and export new strains to the destination. The aim was to systematically examine evidence regarding...

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Svensson, P.; Sundbeck, M.; Persson, K. I.; Stafström, M.; Östergren, P. O.; Mannheimer, L.; Agardh, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2018, 24, pp 65-88
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Background: Eritrean migrants accounted for the majority of people who drowned in the Mediterranean this year. Recently, data deficit about international migration has been reported. Methods: One hundred and thirty-three Eritrean migrants, upon their arrival in Italy, were accommodated at the...

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Ciccozzi, M.; Cella, E.; Ceccarelli, G.; Vita, S.; Dicuonzo, G.; Lopalco, M.; Antonelli, F.; Conti, A.; Ottaviani, R.; Cesaris, M. de; Spoto, S.; Angeletti, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2018, 22, pp 58-65
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Trip Doctor®, a Smartphone-based app monitoring system, was developed to detect infections among travelers in real-time. For testing, 106 participants were recruited (62.2% male, mean age 36 years (SD=11)). Majority of trips were for tourism and main destinations were in South East Asia. Mean...

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Rodriguez-Valero, N.; Ledesma Carbayo, M. J.; Cuadrado Sanchez, D.; Vladimirov, A.; Espriu, M.; Vera, I.; Roldan, M.; Alba, T. de; Sanz, S.; Gonzalez Moreno, J. L.; Uengo Oroz, M. L.; Muñoz, J.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2018, 25, 1, pp tay034
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Background: Travel-related psychosis (TrP) can be difficult for both the traveller and treating clinician. This review focuses upon a particular subset of TrP occurring during travel to destinations with high religious, spiritual, cultural or aesthetic value (high valence destinations) because it...

Author(s)
Airault, R.; Valk, T. H.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2018, 25, 1, pp tay054
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Background: Despite the continuing growth of international tourism, very little research has been done on the link between individual risk attitudes and health behaviours during travel. Our study uses a validated risk-taking questionnaire Domain-Specific Risk-Taking Scale (DOSPERT) and data from a...

Author(s)
Farnham, A.; Ziegler, S.; Blanke, U.; Stone, E.; Hatz, C.; Puhan, M. A.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2018, 25, 1, pp tay064
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Background: Despite a large measles outbreak is taking place in WHO European region, currently no data are available on measles immunization coverage in the asylum seeker and migrants hosted in this area. Method. Two hundred and fifty-six migrants upon their arrival in Italy on March, April and May ...

Author(s)
Ceccarelli, G.; Vita, S.; Riva, E.; Cella, E.; Lopalco, M.; Antonelli, F.; Cesaris, M. de; Fogolari, M.; Dicuonzo, G.; Ciccozzi, M.; Angeletti, S.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2018, 25, 1, pp tax080

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