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Volume 94(6);  2016 Jun 1

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Images in Clinical Tropical Medicine

Cristiane Comparin, Milena Marchini Rodrigues, Bruna Costa Santos
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1185–1186. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0581
PMCID:
PMC4889730

Editorial

Aaron C. Brault, Richard A. Bowen
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1187–1188. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.16-0277
PMCID:
PMC4889731

Perspective Piece

An Emerging Epidemic of Noncommunicable Diseases in Developing Populations due to a Triple Evolutionary Mismatch
Jacob J. E. Koopman, David van Bodegom, Juventus B. Ziem, Rudi G. J. Westendorp
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1189–1192. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0715
PMCID:
PMC4889732

Review Article

A Systematic Review of Toxocariasis: A Neglected but High-Prevalence Disease in Brazil
Paula Mayara Matos Fialho, Carlos Roberto Silveira Corrêa
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1193–1199. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0733
PMCID:
PMC4889733

Meeting Report

Antonio M. Quispe, Alejandro Llanos-Cuentas, Hugo Rodriguez, Martin Clendenes, Cesar Cabezas, Luis M. Leon, Raul Chuquiyauri, Marta Moreno, David C. Kaslow, Max Grogl, Sócrates Herrera, Alan J. Magill, Margaret Kosek, Joseph M. Vinetz, Andres G. Lescano, Eduardo Gotuzzo
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1200–1207. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0369
PMCID:
PMC4889734

Articles

Audrey Rachlin, Sabine Dittrich, Koukeo Phommasone, Anousone Douangnouvong, Rattanaphone Phetsouvanh, Paul N. Newton, David A. B. Dance
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1208–1211. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0909
PMCID:
PMC4889735
Human Infections by Multiple Spotted Fever Group Rickettsiae in Tennessee
Josie Delisle, Nicole L. Mendell, Annica Stull-Lane, Karen C. Bloch, Donald H. Bouyer, Abelardo C. Moncayo
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1212–1217. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0372
PMCID:
PMC4889736
Atypical Clinical Presentation of Sporotrichosis Caused by Sporothrix globosa Resistant to Itraconazole
Olga Fischman Gompertz, Anderson M. Rodrigues, Geisa F. Fernandes, Henri D. L. Bentubo, Zoilo Pires de Camargo, Valéria Petri
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1218–1222. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0267
PMCID:
PMC4889737
Parnali Dhar-Chowdhury, C. Emdad Haque, Robbin Lindsay, Shakhawat Hossain
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1223–1233. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0639
PMCID:
PMC4889738
Habitat Partitioning of Malaria Vectors in Nchelenge District, Zambia
Smita Das, Mbanga Muleba, Jennifer C. Stevenson, Douglas E. Norris, for the Southern Africa International Centers of Excellence for Malaria Research Team
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1234–1244. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0735
PMCID:
PMC4889739
Plasmodium falciparum Genetic Diversity in Bangladesh Does Not Suggest a Hypoendemic Population Structure
Mohammad Shafiul Alam, Rubayet Elahi, Abu Naser Mohon, Hasan Mohammad Al-Amin, Mohammad Golam Kibria, Wasif A. Khan, Hamida Khanum, Rashidul Haque
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1245–1250. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0446
PMCID:
PMC4889740
Caroline A. Lynch, Jackie Cook, Sarah Nanyunja, Jane Bruce, Amit Bhasin, Chris Drakeley, Cally Roper, Richard Pearce, John B. Rwakimari, Tarekegn A. Abeku, Patrick Corran, Jonathan Cox
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1251–1258. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0653
PMCID:
PMC4889741
Analyzing Deoxyribose Nucleic Acid from Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Tests to Study Plasmodium falciparum Genetic Diversity in Mali
Cécile Nabet, Safiatou Doumbo, Fakhri Jeddi, Issaka Sagara, Tommaso Manciulli, Amadou Tapily, Coralie L'Ollivier, Abdoulaye Djimde, Ogobara K. Doumbo, Renaud Piarroux
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1259–1265. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0832
PMCID:
PMC4889742
Supplementation with Abscisic Acid Reduces Malaria Disease Severity and Parasite Transmission
Elizabeth K. K. Glennon, L. Garry Adams, Derrick R. Hicks, Katayoon Dehesh, Shirley Luckhart
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1266–1275. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0904
PMCID:
PMC4889743
Risk Profiles for Leishmania infantum Infection in Brazil
Erika Barretto Alves, Carlos Henrique Nery Costa, Fernando Aécio Amorim de Carvalho, Maria do Socorro Pires e Cruz, Guilherme Loureiro Werneck
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1276–1281. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0513
PMCID:
PMC4889744
Detection and Quantification of Viable and Nonviable Trypanosoma cruzi Parasites by a Propidium Monoazide Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay
Beatriz Cancino-Faure, Roser Fisa, M. Magdalena Alcover, Teresa Jimenez-Marco, Cristina Riera
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1282–1289. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0693
PMCID:
PMC4889745
Pupillary Light Reflexes are Associated with Autonomic Dysfunction in Bolivian Diabetics but not Chagas Disease Patients
Anthony Halperin, Monica Pajuelo, Jeffrey A. Tornheim, Nancy Vu, Andrés M. Carnero, Gerson Galdos-Cardenas, Lisbeth Ferrufino, Marilyn Camacho, Juan Justiniano, Rony Colanzi, Natalie M. Bowman, Tiffany Morris, Hamish MacDougall, Caryn Bern, Steven T. Moore, Robert H. Gilman, the Chagas Working Group in Bolivia and Peru
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1290–1298. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0775
PMCID:
PMC4889746
Follow-up of the 1977 Georgia Outbreak of Toxoplasmosis
Jeffrey L. Jones, Ricardo B. Akstein, Michele C. Hlavsa, Adriana S. Lopez, Mariana Wilson, Gary N. Holland
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1299–1300. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0919
PMCID:
PMC4889747
Papa M. Drame, Céline Montavon, Sébastien D. Pion, Joseph Kubofcik, Michael P. Fay, Thomas B. Nutman
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1301–1308. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0746
PMCID:
PMC4889748
Fasciola hepatica Infection in an Indigenous Community of the Peruvian Jungle
Miguel M. Cabada, Alejandro Castellanos-Gonzalez, Martha Lopez, María Alejandra Caravedo, Eulogia Arque, Arthur Clinton White, Jr.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1309–1312. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0769
PMCID:
PMC4889749
A Study of Cross-Reactivity between Recombinant EPC1 Antigen of Echinococcus granulosus in Serum from Patients with Confirmed Cystic Echinococcosis Infection and Other Parasitic Infections
Saeid Fathi, Fatemeh Jalousian, Seyed Hossein Hosseini, Hossein Parsa, Somayeh Kordafshari
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1313–1317. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0680
PMCID:
PMC4889750
Simple Identification of Human Taenia Species by Multiplex Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification in Combination with Dot Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Agathe Nkouawa, Yasuhito Sako, Munehiro Okamoto, Akira Ito
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1318–1323. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0829
PMCID:
PMC4889751
Cédric B. Chesnais, Johnny Vlaminck, Billy Kunyu-Shako, Sébastien D. Pion, Naomi-Pitchouna Awaca-Uvon, Gary J. Weil, Dieudonné Mumba, Michel Boussinesq
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1324–1329. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0916
PMCID:
PMC4889752
Challenges to Arboviral Surveillance in Tennessee: Health-Care Providers' Attitudes and Behaviors
Julie Shaffner, Timothy F. Jones, Abelardo C. Moncayo
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1330–1335. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0493
PMCID:
PMC4889753
Chikungunya and Dengue Virus Infections among United States Community Service Volunteers Returning from the Dominican Republic, 2014
Alexander J. Millman, Douglas H. Esposito, Holly M. Biggs, Michelle Decenteceo, Andrew Klevos, Elizabeth Hunsperger, Jorge Munoz-Jordan, Olga I. Kosoy, Heidi McPherson, Carmen Sullivan, Dayton Voorhees, David Baron, Jim Watkins, Linda Gaul, Mark J. Sotir, Gary Brunette, Marc Fischer, Tyler M. Sharp, Emily S. Jentes
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1336–1341. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0815
PMCID:
PMC4889754
Forty Years of Dengue Surveillance at a Tertiary Pediatric Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand, 1973–2012
Ananda Nisalak, Hannah E. Clapham, Siripen Kalayanarooj, Chonticha Klungthong, Butsaya Thaisomboonsuk, Stefan Fernandez, Julia Reiser, Anon Srikiatkhachorn, Louis R. Macareo, Justin T. Lessler, Derek A. T. Cummings, In-Kyu Yoon
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1342–1347. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0337
PMCID:
PMC4889755
Veerachai Watanaveeradej, Sriluck Simasathien, Mammen P. Mammen, Jr., Ananda Nisalak, Elodie Tournay, Phirangkul Kerdpanich, Rudiwilai Samakoses, Robert J. Putnak, Robert V. Gibbons, In-Kyu Yoon, Richard G. Jarman, Rafael De La Barrera, Philippe Moris, Kenneth H. Eckels, Stephen J. Thomas, Bruce L. Innis
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1348–1358. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0659
PMCID:
PMC4889756
Seasonal Distribution and Climatic Correlates of Dengue Disease in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Ivonne Morales, Henrik Salje, Samir Saha, Emily S. Gurley
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1359–1361. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0846
PMCID:
PMC4889757
Shannan L. Rossi, Robert B. Tesh, Sasha R. Azar, Antonio E. Muruato, Kathryn A. Hanley, Albert J. Auguste, Rose M. Langsjoen, Slobodan Paessler, Nikos Vasilakis, Scott C. Weaver
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1362–1369. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.16-0111
PMCID:
PMC4889758
Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage and Prevalence of Hepatitis B Surface Antigen among Children in French Polynesia, 2014
Minal K. Patel, Evelyne Le Calvez, Kathleen Wannemuehler, Jean-Marc Ségalin
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1370–1375. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0903
PMCID:
PMC4889759
A Case of Fatal Serotonin Syndrome–Like Human Rabies Caused by Tricolored Bat–Associated Rabies Virus
Hariharan Regunath, Bhavana Chinnakotla, Christian Rojas-Moreno, William Salzer, Natalie J. Hughes, Harbaksh Sangha
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1376–1379. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0852
PMCID:
PMC4889760
Epidemiology of Guillain–Barré Syndrome in Aruba
Franciska S. T. Suryapranata, C. Wim Ang, Luis L. Chong, Jean-Luc Murk, Jaime Falconi, Ralph M. H. G. Huits
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1380–1384. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0070
PMCID:
PMC4889761
Lymphocytosis and Lymphopenia Induced by Imported Infectious Diseases: A Controlled Cross-Sectional Study of 17,229 Diseased German Travelers Returning from the Tropics and Subtropics
Karl-Heinz Herbinger, Ingrid Hanus, Marcus Beissner, Nicole Berens-Riha, Inge Kroidl, Frank von Sonnenburg, Thomas Löscher, Michael Hoelscher, Hans Dieter Nothdurft, Mirjam Schunk
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1385–1391. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0920
PMCID:
PMC4889762
Venom and Purified Toxins of the Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) from Pakistan: Insights into Toxicity and Antivenom Neutralization
Kin Ying Wong, Choo Hock Tan, Nget Hong Tan
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1392–1399. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0871
PMCID:
PMC4889763
Improving Capture of Vaccine History: Case Study from an Evaluation of 10-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Introduction in Kenya
Aaron M. Harris, George Aol, Dominic Ouma, Godfrey Bigogo, Joel M. Montgomery, Cynthia G. Whitney, Robert F. Breiman, Lindsay Kim
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1400–1402. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0783
PMCID:
PMC4889764
Estimating the Risk of Domestic Water Source Contamination following Precipitation Events
Ian F. Eisenhauer, Christopher M. Hoover, Justin V. Remais, Andrew Monaghan, Marco Celada, Elizabeth J. Carlton
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1403–1406. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0600
PMCID:
PMC4889765
The Influence of Contextual and Psychosocial Factors on Handwashing
Elisabeth Seimetz, Anne-Marie Boyayo, Hans-Joachim Mosler
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1407–1417. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0657
PMCID:
PMC4889766
The Impact of a School-Based Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Program on Absenteeism, Diarrhea, and Respiratory Infection: A Matched–Control Trial in Mali
Victoria Trinies, Joshua V. Garn, Howard H. Chang, Matthew C. Freeman
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1418–1425. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0757
PMCID:
PMC4889767
Assessing Perceived Challenges to Laboratory Testing at a Malawian Referral Hospital
Lia G. Petrose, Arielle M. Fisher, Gerald P. Douglas, Martha A. Terry, Adamson Muula, Marlen S. Chawani, Henry Limula, Julia Driessen
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1426–1432. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0867
PMCID:
PMC4889768

Letters to the Editor

Tanya Doherty, Kate Kerber, Mary Kinney, John Mason
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1433. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.16-0110a
PMCID:
PMC4889769
Agbessi Amouzou, Mercy Kanyuka, Elizabeth Hazel, Rebecca Heidkamp, Andrew Marsh, Tiope Mleme, Spy Munthali, Lois Park, Benjamin Banda, Lawrence H. Moulton, Robert E. Black, Kenneth Hill, Jamie Perin, Cesar G. Victora, Jennifer Bryce
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1434–1435. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.16-0110b
PMCID:
PMC4889770
Abhimanyu Sharma
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jun 1; 94(6): 1436. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.16-0112
PMCID:
PMC4889771

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