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Incidence of invasive salmonella disease in sub-Saharan Africa: a multicentre population-based surveillance study
The development of iNTS vaccines and the introduction of S Typhi conjugate vaccines should be considered for high-incidence settings, such as those identified in this study. Expand
Late Quaternary palaeolakes, rivers, and wetlands on the Bolivian Altiplano and their palaeoclimatic implications
Drill cores of sediments from the Rio Desaguadero valley, Bolivia, provide new information about the climate of tropical South America over the past 50 000 years. The modern Rio Desaguadero is fed byExpand
The Typhoid Fever Surveillance in Africa Program (TSAP): Clinical, Diagnostic, and Epidemiological Methodologies.
By providing standardized data on the incidence of Typhoid fever and iNTS disease in sub-Saharan Africa, TSAP will provide vital input for targeted typhoid fever prevention programs. Expand
A Multicountry Molecular Analysis of Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhi With Reduced Susceptibility to Ciprofloxacin in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Salmonella Typhi with reduced susceptibility to ciprofloxacin was not distributed homogenously throughout SSA, and its prevalence was very high in Kenya, and was not observed in other study countries. Expand
A Qualitative Study Investigating Experiences, Perceptions, and Healthcare System Performance in Relation to the Surveillance of Typhoid Fever in Madagascar.
The findings demonstrate the relevance of these public health clinics as sites for the surveillance of TF in their role as central healthcare sources for families and communities within these rural and urban areas of Madagascar. Expand
Diagnosing Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhi Infections by Polymerase Chain Reaction Using EDTA Blood Samples of Febrile Patients From Burkina Faso.
PCR could be considered as an alternative method for the identification and diagnosis of S. Typhi by conventional polymerase chain reaction using patient's blood preserved with ethylenediamine tetraacetic acid (EDTA). Expand
‘The last syllable of modernity’: Chaucer in the Caribbean
In the wake of European conquest, multi-racial societies draw on diverse cultural resources in order to conceive of resilient post-conquest identities. This essay builds on Emily Greenwood’s argumentExpand