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Antimicrobial resistance of nasopharyngeal isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy carriers: report of a study in 5-year-olds in Marcory, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
Summary The increasing prevalence of antibiotic-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae is of growing public health concern. The aim of this study was to assess resistance rates of S. pneumoniae toExpand
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Epidemie de choléra au C.H.U de Treichville (Abidjan) en 2001 : aspects épidémiologiques, cliniques et thérapeutiques
Le cholera sevit a l'etat endemo-epidemique en Cote d'Ivoire depuis trois decennies. En 2001, des foyers epidemiques ont ete signales dans plusieurs villes du pays. Notre etude a porte sur la villeExpand
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Emergence in Western African Countries of MDR-TB, Focus on Côte d'Ivoire
Tuberculosis (TB) is responsible for a high mortality rate (2.5%) worldwide, mainly in developing countries with a high prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The emergence ofExpand
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Results from the Survey of Antibiotic Resistance (SOAR) 2011-14 in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ivory Coast, Republic of Senegal and Kenya.
OBJECTIVES To assess antibiotic susceptibility of community-acquired respiratory tract isolates from Ivory Coast, Kenya, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Senegal in 2011-14. METHODS BacterialExpand
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Cholera Incidence and Mortality in Sub-Saharan African Sites during Multi-country Surveillance
Background Cholera burden in Africa remains unknown, often because of weak national surveillance systems. We analyzed data from the African Cholera Surveillance Network (www.africhol.org). Methods/Expand
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Development and Evaluation of a Dipstick Diagnostic Test for Neisseria meningitidis Serogroup X
ABSTRACT The emergence of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup X (NmX) in the African meningitis belt has urged the development of diagnostic tools and vaccines for this serogroup, especially followingExpand
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Évolution de la résistance de Streptococcus pneumoniae aux antibiotiques à Abidjan : enquêtes de portage nasopharyngé de 1997 à 2001
Resume Devant l’emergence de souches de Streptococcus pneumoniae resistantes aux antibiotiques a travers le monde, une surveillance epidemiologique s’impose dans notre pays. Objectif. – Ce travailExpand
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[Evolution of Streptococcus pneumoniae antibiotic resistance in Abidjan: update on nasopharyngeal carriage, from 1997 to 2001].
UNLABELLED The emerging antibiotic resistance and worldwide diffusion of Streptococcus pneumoniae strains is an important public health problem. OBJECTIVES The aims of this study were to study theExpand
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[Neonatal urinary tract infections in Abidjan: the problem of bacterial resistance].
BACKGROUND Neonatal infection is frequent with rate of lethality between 20 to 70% in the developing countries. Among these neonatal infections, urinary infection is serious .The diagnosis of urinaryExpand
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