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Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 291 diseases and injuries in 21 regions, 1990–2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age groups in 1990 and 2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990–2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
Soil-transmitted helminth infections: ascariasis, trichuriasis, and hookworm
Helminth infections: the great neglected tropical diseases.
- P. Hotez, P. Brindley, J. Bethony, C. H. King, E. Pearce, J. Jacobson
- Biology, MedicineThe Journal of clinical investigation
- 1 April 2008
New insights into fundamental helminth biology are accumulating through newly completed genome projects and the nascent application of transgenesis and RNA interference technologies, which should one day translate into a new and robust pipeline of drugs, diagnostics, and vaccines for targeting parasitic worms that infect humans.
Neglected Tropical Diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa: Review of Their Prevalence, Distribution, and Disease Burden
The overall burden of Africa's neglected tropical diseases may be severely underestimated, and a full assessment is an important step for disease control priorities, particularly in Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo, where the greatest number of NTDs may occur.
Soil-transmitted helminth infections: updating the global picture.
Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 354 diseases and injuries for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2017: a systematic analysis for the Global…
Incorporating a Rapid-Impact Package for Neglected Tropical Diseases with Programs for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria
- P. Hotez, D. Molyneux, A. Fenwick, E. Ottesen, Sonia Ehrlich Sachs, J. Sachs
- MedicinePLoS medicine
- 31 January 2006
Hotez et al. argue that achieving success in the global fight against HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria may well require a concurrent attack on the neglected tropical diseases.