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Intestinal Parasitic Infections and Environmental Water Contamination in a Rural Village of Northern Lao PDR.

Ribas A, Jollivet C, Morand S, Thongmalayvong B, Somphavong S, Siew CC, Ting PJ, Suputtamongkol S, Saensombath V, Sanguankiat S, Tan BH, Paboriboune P, Akkhavong K, Chaisiri K.

Korean J Parasitol. 2017 Oct;55(5):523-532. doi: 10.3347/kjp.2017.55.5.523. Epub 2017 Oct 31.


Transmission of Opisthorchis viverrini, Schistosoma mekongi and soil-transmitted helminthes on the Mekong Islands, Southern Lao PDR.

Vonghachack Y, Odermatt P, Taisayyavong K, Phounsavath S, Akkhavong K, Sayasone S.

Infect Dis Poverty. 2017 Sep 4;6(1):131. doi: 10.1186/s40249-017-0343-x.


Suspected cases of cholangiocarcinoma seen in reference hospitals in Lao People's Democratic Republic.

Ayé Soukhathammavong P, Vonghachack Y, Hatz C, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

Parasitol Int. 2017 Aug;66(4):510-514. doi: 10.1016/j.parint.2016.11.011. Epub 2016 Dec 11.


Challenges for strengthening the health workforce in the Lao People's Democratic Republic: perspectives from key stakeholders.

Qian Y, Yan F, Wang W, Clancy S, Akkhavong K, Vonglokham M, Outhensackda S, Østbye T.

Hum Resour Health. 2016 Nov 29;14(1):72.


National Trachoma Assessment in the Lao People's Democratic Republic in 2013-2014.

Southisombath K, Sisalermsak S, Chansan P, Akkhavong K, Phommala S, Lewallen S, Courtright P, Solomon AW.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2016;23(sup1):8-14. doi: 10.1080/09286586.2016.1236973. Epub 2016 Nov 15.


Efficacy and safety of tribendimidine against Opisthorchis viverrini: two randomised, parallel-group, single-blind, dose-ranging, phase 2 trials.

Sayasone S, Odermatt P, Vonghachack Y, Xayavong S, Senggnam K, Duthaler U, Akkhavong K, Hattendorf J, Keiser J.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Oct;16(10):1145-1153. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30198-0. Epub 2016 Jul 26.


APOE Genotype in the Ethnic Majority and Minority Groups of Laos and the Implications for Non-Communicable Diseases.

Midorikawa K, Soukaloun D, Akkhavong K, Southivong B, Rattanavong O, Sengkhygnavong V, Pyaluanglath A, Sayasithsena S, Nakamura S, Midorikawa Y, Murata M.

PLoS One. 2016 May 11;11(5):e0155072. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0155072. eCollection 2016.


Clonal transmission of a colistin-resistant Escherichia coli from a domesticated pig to a human in Laos.

Olaitan AO, Thongmalayvong B, Akkhavong K, Somphavong S, Paboriboune P, Khounsy S, Morand S, Rolain JM.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 Dec;70(12):3402-4. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkv252. Epub 2015 Aug 17. No abstract available.


Risk profiling of hookworm infection and intensity in southern Lao People's Democratic Republic using Bayesian models.

Forrer A, Vounatsou P, Sayasone S, Vonghachack Y, Bouakhasith D, Utzinger J, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Mar 30;9(3):e0003486. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003486. eCollection 2015 Mar.


Multiparasitism and intensity of helminth infections in relation to symptoms and nutritional status among children: a cross-sectional study in southern Lao People's Democratic Republic.

Sayasone S, Utzinger J, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

Acta Trop. 2015 Jan;141(Pt B):322-31. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.09.015. Epub 2014 Oct 5.


Subtle to severe hepatobiliary morbidity in Opisthorchis viverrini endemic settings in southern Laos.

Ayé Soukhathammavong P, Rajpho V, Phongluxa K, Vonghachack Y, Hattendorf J, Hongvanthong B, Rasaphon O, Sripa B, Akkhavong K, Hatz C, Odermatt P.

Acta Trop. 2015 Jan;141(Pt B):303-9. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.09.014. Epub 2014 Sep 29.


Worldwide emergence of colistin resistance in Klebsiella pneumoniae from healthy humans and patients in Lao PDR, Thailand, Israel, Nigeria and France owing to inactivation of the PhoP/PhoQ regulator mgrB: an epidemiological and molecular study.

Olaitan AO, Diene SM, Kempf M, Berrazeg M, Bakour S, Gupta SK, Thongmalayvong B, Akkhavong K, Somphavong S, Paboriboune P, Chaisiri K, Komalamisra C, Adelowo OO, Fagade OE, Banjo OA, Oke AJ, Adler A, Assous MV, Morand S, Raoult D, Rolain JM.

Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2014 Dec;44(6):500-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2014.07.020. Epub 2014 Sep 6.


Repeated stool sampling and use of multiple techniques enhance the sensitivity of helminth diagnosis: a cross-sectional survey in southern Lao People's Democratic Republic.

Sayasone S, Utzinger J, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

Acta Trop. 2015 Jan;141(Pt B):315-21. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.09.004. Epub 2014 Sep 16.


Perceived illness drives participation in mass deworming campaigns in Laos.

Phongluxa K, van Eeuwijk P, Soukhathammavong PA, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

Acta Trop. 2015 Jan;141(Pt B):281-8. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.03.022. Epub 2014 Apr 5.


Helminth infection in southern Laos: high prevalence and low awareness.

Phongluxa K, Xayaseng V, Vonghachack Y, Akkhavong K, van Eeuwijk P, Odermatt P.

Parasit Vectors. 2013 Nov 14;6(1):328. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-328.


The SMILING project: a North-South-South collaborative action to prevent micronutrient deficiencies in women and young children in Southeast Asia.

Berger J, Blanchard G, Ponce MC, Chamnan C, Chea M, Dijkhuizen M, Doak C, Doets E, Fahmida U, Ferguson E, Hulshof P, Kameli Y, Kuong K, Akkhavong K, Sengchanh K, Le BM, Tran TL, Muslimatun S, Roos N, Sophonneary P, Wieringa F, Wasantwisut E, Winichagoon P; SMILING Consortium Group.

Food Nutr Bull. 2013 Jun;34(2 Suppl):S133-9.


Raw fish consumption in liver fluke endemic areas in rural southern Laos.

Xayaseng V, Phongluxa K, van Eeuwijk P, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

Acta Trop. 2013 Aug;127(2):105-11. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2013.03.016. Epub 2013 Apr 6.


Efficacy of praziquantel against Schistosoma mekongi and Opisthorchis viverrini: a randomized, single-blinded dose-comparison trial.

Lovis L, Mak TK, Phongluxa K, Ayé Soukhathammavong P, Vonghachack Y, Keiser J, Vounatsou P, Tanner M, Hatz C, Utzinger J, Odermatt P, Akkhavong K.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012;6(7):e1726. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001726. Epub 2012 Jul 24.


Severe morbidity due to Opisthorchis viverrini and Schistosoma mekongi infection in Lao People's Democratic Republic.

Sayasone S, Rasphone O, Vanmany M, Vounatsou P, Utzinger J, Tanner M, Akkhavong K, Hatz C, Odermatt P.

Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Sep;55(6):e54-7. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis528. Epub 2012 Jun 5.


Spatial distribution of, and risk factors for, Opisthorchis viverrini infection in southern Lao PDR.

Forrer A, Sayasone S, Vounatsou P, Vonghachack Y, Bouakhasith D, Vogt S, Glaser R, Utzinger J, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012;6(2):e1481. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001481. Epub 2012 Feb 14.


Low efficacy of single-dose albendazole and mebendazole against hookworm and effect on concomitant helminth infection in Lao PDR.

Soukhathammavong PA, Sayasone S, Phongluxa K, Xayaseng V, Utzinger J, Vounatsou P, Hatz C, Akkhavong K, Keiser J, Odermatt P.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012 Jan;6(1):e1417. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001417. Epub 2012 Jan 3.


Evaluating educational media using traditional folk songs ('lam') in Laos: a health message combined with oral tradition.

Yoshida I, Kobayashi T, Sapkota S, Akkhavong K.

Health Promot Int. 2012 Mar;27(1):52-62. doi: 10.1093/heapro/dar086. Epub 2011 Nov 17.


Helminth and intestinal protozoa infections, multiparasitism and risk factors in Champasack province, Lao People's Democratic Republic.

Sayasone S, Mak TK, Vanmany M, Rasphone O, Vounatsou P, Utzinger J, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Apr 12;5(4):e1037. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001037.


Clinically unapparent infantile thiamin deficiency in Vientiane, Laos.

Khounnorath S, Chamberlain K, Taylor AM, Soukaloun D, Mayxay M, Lee SJ, Phengdy B, Luangxay K, Sisouk K, Soumphonphakdy B, Latsavong K, Akkhavong K, White NJ, Newton PN.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Feb 22;5(2):e969. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000969.


Erythrocyte transketolase activity, markers of cardiac dysfunction and the diagnosis of infantile beriberi.

Soukaloun D, Lee SJ, Chamberlain K, Taylor AM, Mayxay M, Sisouk K, Soumphonphakdy B, Latsavong K, Akkhavong K, Phommachanh D, Sengmeuang V, Luangxay K, McDonagh T, White NJ, Newton PN.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Feb 22;5(2):e971. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000971.


Health-financing reforms in southeast Asia: challenges in achieving universal coverage.

Tangcharoensathien V, Patcharanarumol W, Ir P, Aljunid SM, Mukti AG, Akkhavong K, Banzon E, Huong DB, Thabrany H, Mills A.

Lancet. 2011 Mar 5;377(9768):863-73. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(10)61890-9. Epub 2011 Jan 25.


Efficacy and safety of mefloquine, artesunate, mefloquine-artesunate, tribendimidine, and praziquantel in patients with Opisthorchis viverrini: a randomised, exploratory, open-label, phase 2 trial.

Soukhathammavong P, Odermatt P, Sayasone S, Vonghachack Y, Vounatsou P, Hatz C, Akkhavong K, Keiser J.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2011 Feb;11(2):110-8. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(10)70250-4. Epub 2010 Nov 24.


Transport and release of chemicals from plastics to the environment and to wildlife.

Teuten EL, Saquing JM, Knappe DR, Barlaz MA, Jonsson S, Björn A, Rowland SJ, Thompson RC, Galloway TS, Yamashita R, Ochi D, Watanuki Y, Moore C, Viet PH, Tana TS, Prudente M, Boonyatumanond R, Zakaria MP, Akkhavong K, Ogata Y, Hirai H, Iwasa S, Mizukawa K, Hagino Y, Imamura A, Saha M, Takada H.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2009 Jul 27;364(1526):2027-45. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2008.0284. Review.


PCR Diagnosis of Opisthorchis viverrini and Haplorchis taichui Infections in a Lao Community in an area of endemicity and comparison of diagnostic methods for parasitological field surveys.

Lovis L, Mak TK, Phongluxa K, Soukhathammavong P, Sayasone S, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P, Keiser J, Felger I.

J Clin Microbiol. 2009 May;47(5):1517-23. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02011-08. Epub 2009 Mar 11.


Stakeholders' opinions about a tobacco policy in Lao PDR.

Tomson T, Akkhavong K, Gilljam H.

Tob Induc Dis. 2009 Jan 14;5:2. doi: 10.1186/1617-9625-5-2.


Rare human infection with the trematode Echinochasmus japonicus in Lao PDR.

Sayasone S, Tesana S, Utzinger J, Hatz C, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

Parasitol Int. 2009 Mar;58(1):106-9. doi: 10.1016/j.parint.2008.11.001. Epub 2008 Dec 3.


Diversity of human intestinal helminthiasis in Lao PDR.

Sayasone S, Vonghajack Y, Vanmany M, Rasphone O, Tesana S, Utzinger J, Akkhavong K, Odermatt P.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2009 Mar;103(3):247-54. doi: 10.1016/j.trstmh.2008.10.011. Epub 2008 Nov 26.


Three cases of intestinal capillariasis in Lao People's Democratic Republic.

Soukhathammavong P, Sayasone S, Harimanana AN, Akkhavong A, Thammasack S, Phoumindr N, Choumlivong K, Choumlivong K, Keoluangkhot V, Phongmany S, Akkhavong K, Hatz C, Strobel M, Odermatt P.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2008 Nov;79(5):735-8.


Antimicrobial self medication for reproductive tract infections in two provinces in Lao People's Democratic Republic.

Sihavong A, Lundborg CS, Syhakhang L, Akkhavong K, Tomson G, Wahlström R.

Sex Transm Infect. 2006 Apr;82(2):182-6.


EVIPNet: translating the spirit of Mexico.

Hamid M, Bustamante-Manaog T, Truong VD, Akkhavong K, Fu H, Ma Y, Zhong X, Salmela R, Panisset U, Pang T.

Lancet. 2005 Nov 19;366(9499):1758-60. No abstract available.


Decision-makers and the usefulness of research evidence in policy implementation--a case study from Lao PDR.

Tomson G, Paphassarang C, Jönsson K, Houamboun K, Akkhavong K, Wahlström R.

Soc Sci Med. 2005 Sep;61(6):1291-9. Epub 2005 Mar 5.


Evaluation of a newly developed dipstick test for the rapid diagnosis of scrub typhus in febrile patients.

Chinprasatsak S, Wilairatana P, Looareesuwan S, Chappuis F, Akkhavong K, Laferl H, Eamsila C.

Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2001 Mar;32(1):132-6.


[Catamenial pneumothorax disclosing endometriosis].

Syhavong B, Akkhavong K, Blanche P, Bejanin F.

Presse Med. 1995 Feb 25;24(8):416. French. No abstract available.


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