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Travelers' diarrhea in Nepal: an update on the pathogens and antibiotic resistance.
BACKGROUND Diarrhea is the most common illness among travelers and expatriates in Nepal. Published data on the etiology of travelers' diarrhea (TD) in Nepal are over 13 years old and no prior dataExpand
Case-control study of diarrheal disease etiology in a remote rural area in Western Thailand.
The objective was to assess the association of enteric pathogens in diarrheal disease in a remote rural area in Thailand. Stool specimens were collected from 236 children aged 3 months to 5 yearsExpand
Antibiotic resistance in Campylobacter and other diarrheal pathogens isolated from US military personnel deployed to Thailand in 2002–2004: a case–control study
BackgroundCampylobacter continues to be an important cause of diarrheal disease worldwide and a leading cause in Southeast Asia. Studies of US soldiers and marines deployed to Thailand for a 2 to 3Expand
Acute Diarrhea Etiology in Young Children and Adults in the Republic of Maldives—A Point Prevalence Study
Introduction: Despite its recent status of middle-income country in WHO’s South-East Asia Region, diarrhea remains an important yet unresearched public health issue in the Republic of Maldives.Expand
Prevalence and Genotypic Distribution of Rotavirus in Thailand: A Multicenter Study.
Rotavirus has been one of the major etiological agents causing severe diarrhea in infants and young children worldwide. In Thailand, rotavirus contributes to one-third of reported pediatric diarrhealExpand
Epidemiology and etiology of Traveler’s diarrhea in Bangkok, Thailand, a case-control study
BackgroundTraveler’s diarrhea (TD) is a common health problem among visitors from developed to developing countries. Although global and regional estimates of pathogen distribution are available, theExpand
Traveler's Diarrhea in Nepal - Changes in Etiology and Antimicrobial Resistance.
BACKGROUND We conducted a comprehensive investigation to update our knowledge of traveler's diarrhea (TD) etiology and antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in Nepal. METHODS A case-control study of TDExpand