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Acute toxoplasmosis in an immunocompetent traveller to Senegal

Benoit Gachet, Alexandre Elbaz, Anne Boucher, Olivier Robineau, Emilie Fréalle, Faïza Ajana, Pierre-Yves Delannoy, Damien Thellier, Nicolas Boussekey, Agnès Meybeck and Eric Senneville.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online October 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 754 words.

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Adverse events in vaccinations for travelers – a 1-year prospective survey in a travel clinic in Germany

Günther Slesak, Ralf Fleck, Helmut Scherbaum, Gunnar Blumenstock and Johannes Schäfer.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 4302 words.

Abstract

Background

The study goal was to assess and compare adverse events (AE) of current vaccinations for...

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Aesthetic journeys: a review of cosmetic surgery tourism

Ryan Terrence Pereira, Carmel M Malone and Gerard T Flaherty.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 5054 words.

Abstract

Background

Medical tourism has witnessed significant growth in recent years. The emerging trend towards...

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An analysis of international traveller deaths at the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland, 1993–2017

Gerard T Flaherty and Eric Caumes.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 4342 words.

Abstract

Background

Traumatic deaths, and more particularly suicides, during international travel receive a...

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Antibiotic resistance in travellers’ diarrhoeal disease, an external perspective

Geeta Hitch and Naomi Fleming.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 9029 words.

Abstract

Background

There are many recommendations on the use of antibiotics for prophylaxis and treatment of...

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Asian travel: from the rare to the difficult

Tristan P Learoyd.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 864 words.

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Association between decreased osteopontin and acute mountain sickness upon rapid ascent to 3500 m among young Chinese men

Xu-Gang Tang, Jing Wen, Xue-Sen Zhang and Da-Chun Jiang.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online September 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 4234 words.

Abstract

Background

Hypoxia causes oxidative stress and a decrease in osteopontin (OPN) in rats; however, little is...

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Blackwater fever in a non-immune patient with Plasmodium falciparum malaria after intravenous artesunate

N Rodriguez-Valero, P Castro, G Martinez, J Marco Hernandez, S Fernandez, J Gascon and J M Nicolas.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 1356 words.

Abstract

Blackwater fever was typically reported after quinine administration, although it is poor recognized in patients receiving artesunate. This case...

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Business travel-associated illness: a geosentinel analysis

William Bunn.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 1241 words.

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Business travel-associated illness: a GeoSentinel analysis

Lin H Chen, Karin Leder, Kira A Barbre, Patricia Schlagenhauf, Michael Libman, Jay Keystone, Marc Mendelson, Philippe Gautret, Eli Schwartz, Marc Shaw, Sue MacDonald, Anne McCarthy, Bradley A Connor, Douglas H Esposito, Davidson Hamer and Mary E Wilson.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 6709 words.

Abstract

Background

Analysis of a large cohort of business travelers will help clinicians focus on frequent and...

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A case of delayed diagnosis of East-African trypanosomiasis in a Dutch traveller

C A Wijsman, J L J Hanssen, H Scheper, L G Visser and L van Lieshout.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 1383 words.

Abstract

We present a case of East-African trypanosomiasis (EAT) in a 56-year-old Dutch woman returning from holiday in Tanzania and Kenya. The diagnosis was...

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A case of multi-drug resistant ESBL-producing Shigella sonnei acute acalculous cholecystitis and gastroenteritis in a returned traveller

Eloise Williams, Thomas E Lew, Andrew Fuller, Denis W Spelman and Adam W Jenney.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online August 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 2056 words.

Abstract

The first case of Shigella-associated acalculous cholecystitis is described. A 27-year-old woman presented to hospital with diarrhoea and acute...

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Case report of the patient source of the Babesia microti R1 reference strain and implications for travelers

Philipp Stahl, Yves Poinsignon, Pascal Pouedras, Vasilica Ciubotaru, Laurence Berry, Brinda Emu, Peter J Krause, Choukri Ben Mamoun and Emmanuel Cornillot.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 5380 words.

Abstract

Background

In 2002, a previously healthy 69-year-old man travelled to France from the United States and...

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Case report: tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) in a Belgian traveller returning from Germany

Sarah Gils, Johan Frans, Erwin Ho, Annick Smismans, Patrick Vermylen, Maarten Dewil, Luc Dejaegher, Leo Heyndrickx, Kevin K Ariën and Marjan Van Esbroeck.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online October 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 753 words.

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The certificate in travel health

Pierre Landry.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online October 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 591 words.

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The changing landscape of travel health services in Canada

Yen-Giang Bui, Susan M Kuhn, Mariama Sow, Anne E McCarthy, Jennifer Geduld and François Milord.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 1830 words.

Abstract

Canadians are increasingly travelling to areas that would necessitate a pre-travel consultation. Changes in professional regulations in Canada allow...

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Chikungunya is back in Italy: 2007–2017

Giovanni Rezza.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 2158 words.

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Cholera: under diagnosis and differentiation from other diarrhoeal diseases

Tristan P Learoyd and Rupert M Gaut.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 4337 words.

Abstract

Background

Globally 1.4 billion people are at risk from cholera in countries where the disease is endemic,...

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The Cipro conundrum: updated guidelines not completely translated to practice

Suvash Dawadi.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online August 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 658 words.

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A cluster of Zika virus infection among travellers returning to China from Samoa: a case tracing study

Gang Wang, Wei Zheng, Sheng Zhu, Zhonghua Wu, Tommy Tsan-Yuk Lam, Yuanhua Tong and Runzi Qi.

in Journal of Travel Medicine

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Community Medical Services; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 4036 words.

Abstract

Background

A febrile man, who returned to China after a 9-day travel in Fiji and Samoa, was detected to be...

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