Tropical Disease

Known as: Tropical Diseases 
Infectious and parasitic diseases endemic in tropical and subtropical zones, including Chagas' disease, leishmaniasis, leprosy, malaria… (More)

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1936-2017
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Peter J. Hotez*, Miriam Alvarado, Marı́a-Gloria Basáñez, Ian Bolliger, Rupert Bourne, Michel Boussinesq, Simon J. Brooker, Ami… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND A variety of obstacles including bureaucracy and lack of resources have interfered with timely detection and reporting… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The disability-adjusted life year (DALY) initially appeared attractive as a health metric in the Global Burden of Disease (GBD… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
‘‘They are hiding their skin so that people cannot see them. I have not heard of anyone who wants others to know about it. No one… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
From the Sabin Vaccine Institute, and George Washington University, Washington, DC (P.J.H.); Liverpool School of Tropical… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The last fi ve years have witnessed increased efforts by G8 nations and United Nations agencies to improve the health of the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Tropical diseases are infectious diseases that are found predominantly in the tropics, where ecological and socioeconomic… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
0101 Over the past two decades there have been significant achievements in the control of a handful of important human tropical… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Chagas disease, named after Carlos Chagas who first described it in 1909, exists only on the American Continent. It is caused by… (More)
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1966
1966
IN 1889 the first edition of this world famous textbook on tropical diseases by Sir Patrick Manson was published. The fact that… (More)
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