Advancing the treatment for Chagas' disease.

@article{AlbajarVias2014AdvancingTT,
  title={Advancing the treatment for Chagas' disease.},
  author={Pedro Albajar-Vi{\~n}as and Jo{\~a}o Carlos Pinto Dias},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={370 20},
  pages={
          1942-3
        }
}
It is estimated that 8 million people are infected with Trypanosoma cruzi worldwide, with the ma­ jority of cases occurring in the Latin American countries in which the parasite is endemic. How­ ever, cases of Chagas’ disease have been increas­ ingly detected in the United States, Canada, many European countries, and some Western Pacific countries, owing primarily to an increase in population movements between Latin America and other continents. Moreover, some countries in which the parasite is… CONTINUE READING
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