Chikungunya and Dengue Virus Infections Among United States Community Service Volunteers Returning from the Dominican Republic, 2014.

@article{Millman2016ChikungunyaAD,
  title={Chikungunya and Dengue Virus Infections Among United States Community Service Volunteers Returning from the Dominican Republic, 2014.},
  author={Alexander J. Millman and Douglas H. Esposito and Holly M. Biggs and Michelle Decenteceo and Andrew Klevos and Elizabeth A. Hunsperger and Jorge Luis Mu{\~n}oz-Jord{\'a}n and Olga I. Kosoy and Heidi McPherson and Carmen Sullivan and Dayton Voorhees and David P. Baron and Jim Watkins and Linda Knudson Gaul and Mark J. Sotir and Gary W. Brunette and Marc E. Fischer and Tyler M Sharp and Emily S. Jentes},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={2016},
  volume={94 6},
  pages={1336-41}
}
Chikungunya spread throughout the Dominican Republic (DR) after the first identified laboratory-confirmed cases were reported in April 2014. In June 2014, a U.S.-based service organization operating in the DR reported chikungunya-like illnesses among several staff. We assessed the incidence of chikungunya virus (CHIKV) and dengue virus (DENV) infection and illnesses and evaluated adherence to mosquito avoidance measures among volunteers/staff deployed in the DR who returned to the United States… CONTINUE READING
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