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Effectiveness of mHealth Behavior Change Communication Interventions in Developing Countries: A Systematic Review of the Literature
Mobile health (mHealth) technologies and telecommunication have rapidly been integrated into the health care delivery system, particularly in developing countries. Resources have been allocated toExpand
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Zinc therapy for diarrhoea increased the use of oral rehydration therapy and reduced the use of antibiotics in Bangladeshi children.
Excessive use of antibiotics for diarrhoea is a major contributing factor towards increasing rates of antimicrobial resistance in developing countries. Zinc therapy for diarrhoea has been shown to beExpand
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Prevalence and risk factors of chlamydia and gonorrhea among rural Nepali women
Objectives: The epidemiology of sexually transmitted infections (STI) in rural, developing world populations is poorly understood. We estimated the prevalence and risk factors of NeisseriaExpand
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Differential and persistent risk of excess mortality from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico: a time-series analysis.
BACKGROUND Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico on Sept 20, 2017, devastating the island. Controversy surrounded the official death toll, fuelled by estimates of excess mortality from academics andExpand
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Food Consumption Patterns of Infants and Toddlers: Findings from the Feeding Infants and Toddlers Study (FITS) 2016
Abstract Background The prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes continues to increase. These conditions disproportionately affect minorities and are associated with poor nutrition early in life.Expand
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Elevated Risk of Carrying Gentamicin-Resistant Escherichia coli among U.S. Poultry Workers
Background Antimicrobial use in food-animal production is an issue of growing concern. The application of antimicrobials for therapy, prophylaxis, and growth promotion in broiler chicken productionExpand
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Human vaccinia infection after contact with a raccoon rabies vaccine bait - Pennsylvania, 2009.
Since 2003, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services has coordinated a multistate oral rabies vaccination (ORV) program for wildlife in a 15-state zone extending from Maine to AlabamaExpand
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Novel deer-associated parapoxvirus infection in deer hunters.
Parapoxviruses are a genus of the double-stranded DNA family of poxviruses that infect ruminants, and zoonotic transmission to humans often results from occupational exposures. Parapoxvirus infectionExpand
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High prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of mecA Staphylococcus aureus in dairy cattle, sheep, and goat bulk tank milk in Jordan
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of mecA and mecC methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in cattle, sheep, and goat dairy farms inExpand
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