Dengue cases and Aedes aegypti indices in Trinidad, West Indies.

@article{Chadee2009DengueCA,
  title={Dengue cases and Aedes aegypti indices in Trinidad, West Indies.},
  author={Dave D. Chadee},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={2009},
  volume={112 2},
  pages={174-80}
}
This study was conducted to determine whether any relationships exist between Aedes aegypti indices, dengue seroprevalence and dengue transmission in County Victoria, Trinidad, West Indies. The cardinal points surveillance method was used to evaluate 50 suspected dengue fever (DF) cases. Thirty-three (33) confirmed DF cases were fully investigated within 48h of clinical diagnosis. Using retrospective data collected during the previous year (2003-2004) and study data, key premises and key… CONTINUE READING