A Decline in the Incidence of Invasive Non-Typhoidal Salmonella Infection in the Gambia Temporally Associated with a Decline in Malaria Infection

@inproceedings{Mackenzie2010ADI,
  title={A Decline in the Incidence of Invasive Non-Typhoidal Salmonella Infection in the Gambia Temporally Associated with a Decline in Malaria Infection},
  author={Grant Mackenzie and Serign Jawo Ceesay and Philip C. Hill and Michael J Walther and Kalifa A Bojang and Judith Satoguina and Godwin Enwere and Umberto D'Alessandro and Debasish Majumdar Saha and Usman N. A. Ikumapayi and Tim J O'Dempsey and David C. W. Mabey and Tumani Corrah and David J Conway and Richard A. Adegbola and Brian Greenwood},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Malaria is a risk factor for invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella (NTS) infection in children. In the last 10 years, indices of malaria infection in The Gambia have fallen substantially. METHODS We compared temporal trends of childhood malaria and NTS infection in two Gambian locations. In Fajara, on the coast, the incidence of NTS infection at three time points between 1979 and 2005 was compared to the percentage of malaria positive outpatient thick blood films and the percentage of… CONTINUE READING
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