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1.

Antibiotic exposure among children younger than 5 years in low-income and middle-income countries: a cross-sectional study of nationally representative facility-based and household-based surveys.

Fink G, D'Acremont V, Leslie HH, Cohen J.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2020 Feb;20(2):179-187. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(19)30572-9. Epub 2019 Dec 13.

PMID:
31843383
2.

Clinical Outcome of Febrile Tanzanian Children with Severe Malnutrition Using Anthropometry in Comparison to Clinical Signs.

Tan R, Kagoro F, Levine GA, Masimba J, Samaka J, Sangu W, Genton B, D'Acremont V, Keitel K.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2020 Feb;102(2):427-435. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.19-0553.

PMID:
31802732
3.

Performance of prediction rules and guidelines in detecting serious bacterial infections among Tanzanian febrile children.

Keitel K, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

BMC Infect Dis. 2019 Sep 3;19(1):769. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-4371-y.

4.

Nearly Complete Genome Sequence of a Novel Phlebovirus-Like Virus Detected in a Human Plasma Sample by High-Throughput Sequencing.

Laubscher F, Cordey S, Hartley MA, Vieille G, Boillat-Blanco N, Samaka J, Mlaganile T, d'Acremont V, Kaiser L.

Microbiol Resour Announc. 2019 Aug 29;8(35). pii: e00764-19. doi: 10.1128/MRA.00764-19.

5.

Procalcitonin and lung ultrasonography point-of-care testing to decide on antibiotic prescription in patients with lower respiratory tract infection in primary care: protocol of a pragmatic cluster randomized trial.

Lhopitallier L, Kronenberg A, Meuwly JY, Locatelli I, Dubois J, Marti J, Mueller Y, Senn N, D'Acremont V, Boillat-Blanco N.

BMC Pulm Med. 2019 Aug 6;19(1):143. doi: 10.1186/s12890-019-0898-3.

6.

Prognostic accuracy of sTREM-1-based algorithms in febrile adults presenting to Tanzanian outpatient clinics.

Richard-Greenblatt M, Boillat-Blanco N, Zhong K, Mbarack Z, Samaka J, Mlaganile T, Kazimoto T, D'Acremont V, Kain KC.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 May 18. pii: ciz419. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz419. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31102510
7.

« Attention, l’avion nuit gravement à la santé ».

Genton B, D'Acremont V, Chappuis F.

Rev Med Suisse. 2019 May 1;15(649):895-896. French. No abstract available.

PMID:
31050234
9.

Detection of dicistroviruses RNA in blood of febrile Tanzanian children.

Cordey S, Laubscher F, Hartley MA, Junier T, Pérez-Rodriguez FJ, Keitel K, Vieille G, Samaka J, Mlaganile T, Kagoro F, Boillat-Blanco N, Mbarack Z, Docquier M, Brito F, Eibach D, May J, Sothmann P, Aldrich C, Lusingu J, Tapparel C, D'Acremont V, Kaiser L.

Emerg Microbes Infect. 2019;8(1):613-623. doi: 10.1080/22221751.2019.1603791.

10.

Screening strategy for Chagas disease in a non-endemic country (Switzerland): a prospective evaluation.

Da Costa-Demaurex C, Cárdenas MT, Aparicio H, Bodenmann P, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2019 Apr 4;149:w20050. doi: 10.4414/smw.2019.20050. eCollection 2019 Mar 25.

11.

Safety and Efficacy of C-reactive Protein-guided Antibiotic Use to Treat Acute Respiratory Infections in Tanzanian Children: A Planned Subgroup Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Noninferiority Trial Evaluating a Novel Electronic Clinical Decision Algorithm (ePOCT).

Keitel K, Samaka J, Masimba J, Temba H, Said Z, Kagoro F, Mlaganile T, Sangu W, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Nov 13;69(11):1926-1934. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz080.

PMID:
30715250
12.

Dengue fever in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: clinical features and outcome in populations of black and non-black racial category.

Boillat-Blanco N, Klaassen B, Mbarack Z, Samaka J, Mlaganile T, Masimba J, Franco Narvaez L, Mamin A, Genton B, Kaiser L, D'Acremont V.

BMC Infect Dis. 2018 Dec 12;18(1):644. doi: 10.1186/s12879-018-3549-z.

13.

Diagnostic Performance of Conventional and Ultrasensitive Rapid Diagnostic Tests for Malaria in Febrile Outpatients in Tanzania.

Hofmann NE, Antunes Moniz C, Holzschuh A, Keitel K, Boillat-Blanco N, Kagoro F, Samaka J, Mbarack Z, Ding XC, González IJ, Genton B, D'Acremont V, Felger I.

J Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 16;219(9):1490-1498. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy676.

14.

Erratum for Williams et al., "Investigation of the Plasma Virome from Cases of Unexplained Febrile Illness in Tanzania from 2013 to 2014: a Comparative Analysis between Unbiased and VirCapSeq-VERT High-Throughput Sequencing Approaches".

Williams SH, Cordey S, Bhuva N, Laubscher F, Hartley MA, Boillat-Blanco N, Mbarack Z, Samaka J, Mlaganile T, Jain K, d'Acremont V, Kaiser L, Lipkin WI.

mSphere. 2018 Sep 19;3(5). pii: e00477-18. doi: 10.1128/mSphere.00477-18. No abstract available.

15.

Investigation of the Plasma Virome from Cases of Unexplained Febrile Illness in Tanzania from 2013 to 2014: a Comparative Analysis between Unbiased and VirCapSeq-VERT High-Throughput Sequencing Approaches.

Williams SH, Cordey S, Bhuva N, Laubscher F, Hartley MA, Boillat-Blanco N, Mbarack Z, Samaka J, Mlaganile T, Jain K, d'Acremont V, Kaiser L, Lipkin WI.

mSphere. 2018 Aug 22;3(4). pii: e00311-18. doi: 10.1128/mSphere.00311-18. Erratum in: mSphere. 2018 Sep 19;3(5):.

16.

Prognostic value of quickSOFA as a predictor of 28-day mortality among febrile adult patients presenting to emergency departments in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Boillat-Blanco N, Mbarack Z, Samaka J, Mlaganile T, Mamin A, Genton B, Kaiser L, Calandra T, D'Acremont V.

PLoS One. 2018 Jun 14;13(6):e0197982. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0197982. eCollection 2018.

17.

[Travel Apps: applications and websites of travel medicine].

Genton B, D'Acremont V.

Rev Med Suisse. 2018 May 2;14(605):938-940. French.

PMID:
29722500
18.

Electronic clinical decision algorithms for the integrated primary care management of febrile children in low-resource settings: review of existing tools.

Keitel K, D'Acremont V.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2018 Aug;24(8):845-855. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2018.04.014. Epub 2018 Apr 21. Review.

19.

Detection of novel astroviruses MLB1 and MLB2 in the sera of febrile Tanzanian children.

Cordey S, Hartley MA, Keitel K, Laubscher F, Brito F, Junier T, Kagoro F, Samaka J, Masimba J, Said Z, Temba H, Mlaganile T, Docquier M, Fellay J, Kaiser L, D'Acremont V.

Emerg Microbes Infect. 2018 Mar 14;7(1):27. doi: 10.1038/s41426-018-0025-1. No abstract available.

20.

Self-diagnosis of malaria by travellers: a cohort study on the use of malaria rapid diagnostic tests provided by a Swiss travel clinic.

Berthod D, Rochat J, Voumard R, Rochat L, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

Malar J. 2017 Oct 28;16(1):436. doi: 10.1186/s12936-017-2079-2.

21.

A novel electronic algorithm using host biomarker point-of-care tests for the management of febrile illnesses in Tanzanian children (e-POCT): A randomized, controlled non-inferiority trial.

Keitel K, Kagoro F, Samaka J, Masimba J, Said Z, Temba H, Mlaganile T, Sangu W, Rambaud-Althaus C, Gervaix A, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

PLoS Med. 2017 Oct 23;14(10):e1002411. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002411. eCollection 2017 Oct.

22.

Malaria prevention strategies and recommendations, from chemoprophylaxis to stand-by emergency treatment: a 10-year prospective study in a Swiss Travel Clinic.

Boubaker R, Hérard Fossati A, Meige P, Mialet C, Ngarambe Buffat C, Rochat J, Souvannaraj-Blanchant M, Uwanyiligira M, Widmer F, Payot S, Rochat L, de Vallière S, D'Acremont V, Genton B.

J Travel Med. 2017 Sep 1;24(5). doi: 10.1093/jtm/tax043.

PMID:
28931142
23.

Standby emergency treatment of malaria in travellers (SBET): So Be Eager to Test ….

Genton B, D'Acremont V.

J Travel Med. 2017 Sep 1;24(5). doi: 10.1093/jtm/tax032. No abstract available.

PMID:
28931138
24.

A prospective multicentre study of healthcare provider preference in rapid HIV testing kits: Determine versus INSTI.

Amyai N, Darling K, D'Acremont V, Castro E, Ebert S, Diserens MM, Perdrix J, Fossati AH, Bodenmann P, Cavassini M.

Int J STD AIDS. 2018 Jan;29(1):51-56. doi: 10.1177/0956462417717648. Epub 2017 Jul 1.

PMID:
28669324
25.

Multiplex PCR gastro-intestinal panels for the management of traveller's diarrhea : are they accurate and useful?

Rochat L, Croxatto A, De Vallière S, D'Acremont V, Genton B.

Rev Med Suisse. 2017 May 3;13(561):963-967. Review. French.

PMID:
28627855
26.

To prevent and deal with medical problems on board.

Genton B, D'Acremont V.

Rev Med Suisse. 2017 May 3;13(561):934-937. Review. French.

PMID:
28627850
27.

Tests diagnostiques de laboratoire : hyper-sensibles veut-il toujours dire hyper-utiles ?

D'Acremont V, Chappuis F.

Rev Med Suisse. 2017 May 3;13(561):931-932. French. No abstract available.

PMID:
28627849
28.

Predictive value of clinical and laboratory features for the main febrile diseases in children living in Tanzania: A prospective observational study.

De Santis O, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Sangu W, Cherpillod P, Kaiser L, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

PLoS One. 2017 May 2;12(5):e0173314. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173314. eCollection 2017.

29.

Performance of Health Workers Using an Electronic Algorithm for the Management of Childhood Illness in Tanzania: A Pilot Implementation Study.

Rambaud-Althaus C, Shao A, Samaka J, Swai N, Perri S, Kahama-Maro J, Mitchell M, D'Acremont V, Genton B.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Jan 11;96(1):249-257. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0395. Epub 2016 Nov 14.

30.

Increased Nasopharyngeal Density and Concurrent Carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Moraxella catarrhalis Are Associated with Pneumonia in Febrile Children.

Chochua S, D'Acremont V, Hanke C, Alfa D, Shak J, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Kaiser L, Genton B, Klugman KP, Vidal JE.

PLoS One. 2016 Dec 1;11(12):e0167725. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0167725. eCollection 2016.

31.

Astrovirus VA1 identified by next-generation sequencing in a nasopharyngeal specimen of a febrile Tanzanian child with acute respiratory disease of unknown etiology.

Cordey S, Brito F, Vu DL, Turin L, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Genton B, Zdobnov EM, D'Acremont V, Kaiser L.

Emerg Microbes Infect. 2016 Sep 7;5(9):e99. doi: 10.1038/emi.2016.98. No abstract available.

32.

Target Product Profile for a Diagnostic Assay to Differentiate between Bacterial and Non-Bacterial Infections and Reduce Antimicrobial Overuse in Resource-Limited Settings: An Expert Consensus.

Dittrich S, Tadesse BT, Moussy F, Chua A, Zorzet A, Tängdén T, Dolinger DL, Page AL, Crump JA, D'Acremont V, Bassat Q, Lubell Y, Newton PN, Heinrich N, Rodwell TJ, González IJ.

PLoS One. 2016 Aug 25;11(8):e0161721. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0161721. eCollection 2016.

33.

Astrovirus VA1 identified by next-generation sequencing in a nasopharyngeal specimen of a febrile Tanzanian child with acute respiratory disease of unknown etiology.

Cordey S, Brito F, Vu DL, Turin L, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Genton B, Zdobnov EM, D'Acremont V, Kaiser L.

Emerg Microbes Infect. 2016 Jul 6;5:e67. doi: 10.1038/emi.2016.67. No abstract available. Erratum in: Emerg Microbes Infect. 2016 Sep 07;5(9):e99.

34.

[New approaches of malaria prevention for travelers].

Voumard R, Berthod D, Rochat L, D'Acremont V, Genton B, De Vallière S.

Rev Med Suisse. 2016 May 4;12(517):885-8. French.

PMID:
27323482
35.

Diagnosis and Treatment of the Febrile Child.

Herlihy JM, D’Acremont V, Hay Burgess DC, Hamer DH.

In: Black RE, Laxminarayan R, Temmerman M, Walker N, editors. Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health: Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition (Volume 2). Washington (DC): The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank; 2016 Apr 5. Chapter 8.

36.

Travel-related health risks in moderately and severely immunocompromised patients: a case-control study.

Dekkiche S, de Vallière S, D'Acremont V, Genton B.

J Travel Med. 2016 Feb 29;23(3). pii: taw001. doi: 10.1093/jtm/taw001. Print 2016 Mar.

PMID:
26929155
37.

Travellers' profile, travel patterns and vaccine practices--a 10-year prospective study in a Swiss Travel Clinic.

Boubaker R, Meige P, Mialet C, Buffat CN, Uwanyiligira M, Widmer F, Rochat J, Fossati AH, Souvannaraj-Blanchant M, Payot S, Rochat L, de Vallière S, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

J Travel Med. 2016 Jan 20;23(1). pii: tav017. doi: 10.1093/jtm/tav017. Print 2016 Jan.

PMID:
26792229
38.

Molecular Epidemiology of Human Rhinoviruses and Enteroviruses Highlights Their Diversity in Sub-Saharan Africa.

L'Huillier AG, Kaiser L, Petty TJ, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Hongoa P, Vieille G, Turin L, Genton B, D'Acremont V, Tapparel C.

Viruses. 2015 Dec 8;7(12):6412-23. doi: 10.3390/v7122948.

39.

Biomarkers of Host Response Predict Primary End-Point Radiological Pneumonia in Tanzanian Children with Clinical Pneumonia: A Prospective Cohort Study.

Erdman LK, D'Acremont V, Hayford K, Rajwans N, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Hongoa P, Alamo L, Streiner DL, Genton B, Kain KC.

PLoS One. 2015 Sep 14;10(9):e0137592. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137592. eCollection 2015.

40.

Managing the Sick Child in the Era of Declining Malaria Transmission: Development of ALMANACH, an Electronic Algorithm for Appropriate Use of Antimicrobials.

Rambaud-Althaus C, Shao AF, Kahama-Maro J, Genton B, d'Acremont V.

PLoS One. 2015 Jul 10;10(7):e0127674. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0127674. eCollection 2015.

41.

New Algorithm for Managing Childhood Illness Using Mobile Technology (ALMANACH): A Controlled Non-Inferiority Study on Clinical Outcome and Antibiotic Use in Tanzania.

Shao AF, Rambaud-Althaus C, Samaka J, Faustine AF, Perri-Moore S, Swai N, Kahama-Maro J, Mitchell M, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

PLoS One. 2015 Jul 10;10(7):e0132316. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0132316. eCollection 2015.

42.

Is diabetes a risk factor for a severe clinical presentation of dengue?--review and meta-analysis.

Htun NS, Odermatt P, Eze IC, Boillat-Blanco N, D'Acremont V, Probst-Hensch N.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Apr 24;9(4):e0003741. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003741. eCollection 2015 Apr. Review.

43.

Can smartphones and tablets improve the management of childhood illness in Tanzania? A qualitative study from a primary health care worker's perspective.

Shao AF, Rambaud-Althaus C, Swai N, Kahama-Maro J, Genton B, D'Acremont V, Pfeiffer C.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2015 Apr 2;15:135. doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-0805-4.

44.

Recommendations for malaria prevention in moderate to low risk areas: travellers' choice and risk perception.

Voumard R, Berthod D, Rambaud-Althaus C, D'Acremont V, Genton B.

Malar J. 2015 Apr 1;14:139. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-0654-y.

45.

Clinical features for diagnosis of pneumonia in children younger than 5 years: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Rambaud-Althaus C, Althaus F, Genton B, D'Acremont V.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2015 Apr;15(4):439-50. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)70017-4. Epub 2015 Mar 11. Review.

PMID:
25769269
46.

[Fever and lymphadenopathy: acute toxoplasmosis in an immunocompetent patient].

Kaparos N, Favrat B, D'Acremont V.

Rev Med Suisse. 2014 Nov 26;10(452):2264, 2266-8, 2270. Review. French.

PMID:
25562978
47.

Using an eIMCI-Derived Decision Support Protocol to Improve Provider-Caretaker Communication for Treatment of Children Under 5 in Tanzania.

Perri-Moore S, Routen T, Shao AF, Rambaud-Althaus C, Swai N, Kahama-Maro J, D'Acremont V, Genton B, Mitchell M.

Glob Health Commun. 2015;1(1):41-47. Epub 2016 May 18.

48.

Causes of fever in outpatient Tanzanian children.

D'Acremont V, Kaiser L, Genton B.

N Engl J Med. 2014 Jun 5;370(23):2243-4. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1403839. No abstract available.

49.

Beyond malaria--causes of fever in outpatient Tanzanian children.

D'Acremont V, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Philipina S, Sangu W, Kahama-Maro J, Lengeler C, Cherpillod P, Kaiser L, Genton B.

N Engl J Med. 2014 Feb 27;370(9):809-17. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1214482.

50.

Feasibility and clinical outcomes when using practice guidelines for evaluation of fever in returning travelers and migrants: a validation study.

Mueller Y, D'Acremont V, Ambresin AE, Rossi I, Martin O, Burnand B, Genton B.

J Travel Med. 2014 May-Jun;21(3):169-82. doi: 10.1111/jtm.12099. Epub 2014 Jan 27.

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