Albrecht S, Franzeck F.C, Mapesi H, Hatz C, Kalinjuma A.V, Glass T.R, Mnzava D, Letang E, Paris D.H, Battegay M, Weisser M, KIULARCO Study Group. Age-related comorbidities and mortality in people living with HIV in rural Tanzania: data from a prospective cohort study. AIDS. 2019(in press). DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002171

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Brummaier T, Bertschy S, Arn K, Treumann T, Ruf M.T, Nickel B, Paris D.H, Neumayr A, Blum J. A blind passenger: a rare case of documented seroconversion in an Angiostrongylus cantonensis induced eosinophilic meningitis in a traveler visiting friends and relatives. Trop Dis Travel Med Vaccines. 2019;5:6. DOI: 10.1186/s40794-019-0084-x

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Brummaier T, Syed Ahamed Kabeer B, Lindow S, Konje J.C, Pukrittayaamee S, Utzinger J, Toufiq M, Antoniou A, Marr A.K, Suriyakan S, Kino T, Al Khodor S, Terranegra A, Nosten F, Paris D.H, McGready R, Chaussabel D. A prospective cohort for the investigation of alteration in temporal transcriptional and microbiome trajectories preceding preterm birth: a study protocol. BMJ Open. 2019;9(1):e023417. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023417

2019
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Kaehler N, Adhikari B, Cheah P.Y, Day N.P.J, Paris D.H, Tanner M, Pell C. The promise, problems and pitfalls of mass drug administration for malaria elimination: a qualitative study with scientists and policymakers. Int Health. 2019;11(3):166-176. EPH und EPH-Hi hinzufüge, HWA. DOI: 10.1093/inthealth/ihy079

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Kaehler N, Adhikari B, Cheah P.Y, Von Seidlein L, Day N.P.J, Paris D.H, Tanner M, Pell C. Prospects and strategies for malaria elimination in the Greater Mekong sub-region: a qualitative study. Malar J. 2019;18:203. DOI: 10.1186/s12936-019-2835-6

2019
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McHomvu E, Mbunda G, Simon N, Kitila F, Temba Y, Msumba I, Namamba J, Kilindimo S, Mgubike H, Gingo W, Hatz C, Paris D.H, Weisser M, Rohacek M. Diagnoses made in an emergency department in rural sub-Saharan Africa. Swiss Med Wkly. 2019;149:w20018. DOI: 10.4414/smw.2019.20018

2019
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Ndege R, Weisser M, Elzi L, Diggelmann F, Bani F, Gingo W, Sikalengo G, Mapesi H, McHomvu E, Kamwela L, Mnzava D, Battegay M, Reither K, Paris D.H, Rohacek M. Sonography to rule out tuberculosis in sub-Saharan Africa: a prospective observational study. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019;6(4):ofz154. DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofz154

2019
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Neumayr A, Chernet A, Sydow V, Kling K, Künzli E, Marti H, Paris D.H, Nickel B, Labhardt N.D. Performance of the point-of-care circulating cathodic antigen (POC-CCA) urine cassette test for follow-up after treatment of S. mansoni infection in Eritrean refugees. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2019;28:59-63. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2018.09.004

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Newton P.N, Keolouangkhot V, Lee S.J, Choumlivong K, Sisouphone S, Choumlivong K, Vongsouvath M, Mayxay M, Chansamouth V, Davong V, Phommasone K, Sirisouk J, Blacksell S.D, Nawtaisong P, Moore C.E, Castonguay-Vanier J, Dittrich S, Rattanavong S, Chang K, Darasavath C, Rattanavong O, Paris D.H, Phetsouvanh R. A prospective, open-label, randomized trial of doxycycline versus azithromycin for the treatment of uncomplicated murine typhus. Clin Infect Dis. 2019;68(5):738-747. DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciy563

2019
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Phanichkrivalkosil M, Tanganuchitcharnchai A, Jintaworn S, Kantipong P, Laongnualpanich A, Chierakul W, Paris D.H, Richards A.L, Wangrangsimakul T, Day N.P.J, Blacksell S.D. Determination of optimal diagnostic cut-offs for the naval medical research centre scrub typhus IgM ELISA in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2019;100(5):1134-1140. DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.18-0675

2019
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Phuklia W, Panyanivong P, Sengdetka D, Sonthayanon P, Newton P.N, Paris D.H, Day N.P.J, Dittrich S. Novel high-throughput screening method using quantitative PCR to determine the antimicrobial susceptibility of Orientia tsutsugamushi clinical isolates. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2019;74(1):74-81. DOI: 10.1093/jac/dky402

2019
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Staehelin C, Chernet A, Sydow V, Piso R.J, Suter-Riniker F, Funez S, Nickel B, Paris D.H, Labhardt N.D. Seroprotection rates of vaccine-preventable diseases among newly arrived Eritrean asylum seekers in Switzerland: a cross-sectional study. J Travel Med. 2019(in press). DOI: 10.1093/jtm/taz035

2019
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Sungvornyothin S, Kumlert R, Paris D.H, Prasartvit A, Sonthayanon P, Apiwathnasorn C, Morand S, Stekolnikov A.A, Sumruaphol S. Geometric morphometrics of the scutum for differentiation of trombiculid mites within the genus Walchia (Acariformes: Prostigmata: Trombiculidae), a probable vector of scrub typhus. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2019;10(2):495-503. DOI: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2018.11.013

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Wangrangsimakul T, Greer R.C, Chanta C, Nedsuwan S, Blacksell S.D, Day N.P.J, Paris D.H. Clinical characteristics and outcome of children hospitalized with scrub typhus in an area of endemicity. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2019(in press). DOI: 10.1093/jpids/piz014

2019
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Yuhana Y, Tanganuchitcharnchai A, Sujariyakul P, Sonthayanon P, Chotivanich K, Paris D.H, Pukrittayakamee S, Blacksell S.D, Hanboonkunupakarn B. Diagnosis of murine typhus by serology in Peninsular Malaysia: a case report where rickettsial illnesses, leptospirosis and dengue co-circulate. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2019;4(1):23. DOI: 10.3390/tropicalmed4010023

2019
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Batty E.M, Chaemchuen S, Blacksell S, Richards A, Paris D, Bowden R, Chan C, Lachumanan R, Day N, Donnelly P, Chen S, Salje J. Long-read whole genome sequencing and comparative analysis of six strains of the human pathogen Orientia tsutsugamushi. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018;12(6):e0006566. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006566

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Blacksell S.D, Kingston H.W.F, Tanganuchitcharnchai A, Phanichkrivalkosil M, Hossain M, Hossain A, Ghose A, Leopold S.J, Dondorp A.M, Day N.P.J, Paris D.H. Diagnostic accuracy of the InBios Scrub Typhus DetectTM ELISA for the detection of IgM antibodies in Chittagong, Bangladesh. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2018;3(3):E95. DOI: 10.3390/tropicalmed3030095

2018
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Chernet A, Utzinger J, Sydow V, Probst-Hensch N, Paris D.H, Labhardt N.D, Neumayr A. Prevalence rates of six selected infectious diseases among African migrants and refugees: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;37(4):605-619. DOI: 10.1007/s10096-017-3126-1

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Evans S.M, Adcox H.E, VieBrock L, Green R.S, Luce-Fedrow A, Chattopadhyay S, Jiang J, Marconi R.T, Paris D, Richards A.L, Carlyon J.A. Outer membrane protein a conservation among Orientia tsutsugamushi isolates suggests its potential as a protective antigen and diagnostic target. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2018;3(2):E63. DOI: 10.3390/tropicalmed3020063

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Fleshman A, Mullins K, Sahl J, Hepp C, Nieto N, Wiggins K, Hornstra H, Kelly D, Chan T.C, Phetsouvanh R, Dittrich S, Panyanivong P, Paris D, Newton P, Richards A, Pearson T. Comparative pan-genomic analyses of Orientia tsutsugamushi reveal an exceptional model of bacterial evolution driving genomic diversity. Microb Genom. 2018;4(9):000199. DOI: 10.1099/mgen.0.000199

2018
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Izzard L, Chung M, Dunning Hotopp J, Vincent G, Paris D, Graves S, Stenos J. Isolation of a divergent strain of Rickettsia japonica from Dew's Australian bat argasid ticks (Argas (Carios) dewae) in Victoria, Australia. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2018;9(6):1484-1488. DOI: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2018.07.007

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Kingston H.W, Hossain M, Leopold S, Anantatat T, Tanganuchitcharnchai A, Sinha I, Plewes K, Maude R.J, Chowdhury M.A.H, Paul S, Uddin Rame, Siddiqui M.A.N, Zahed A.S, Abu Sayeed A, Rahman M.H, Barua A, Uddin M.J, Sattar M.A, Dondorp A.M, Blacksell S.D, Day N.P.J, Ghose A, Hossain A, Paris D.H. Rickettsial illnesses as important causes of febrile illness in Chittagong, Bangladesh. Emerg Infect Dis. 2018;24(4):638-645. DOI: 10.3201/eid2404.170190

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Kumlert R, Chaisiri K, Anantatat T, Stekolnikov A.A, Morand S, Prasartvit A, Makepeace B.L, Sungvornyothin S, Paris D.H. Autofluorescence microscopy for paired-matched morphological and molecular identification of individual chigger mites (Acari: Trombiculidae), the vectors of scrub typhus. PLoS One. 2018;13(3):e0193163. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0193163

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Mosimann V, Neumayr A, Paris D, Blum J. Liposomal amphotericin B treatment of Old World cutaneous and mucosal leishmaniasis: a literature review. Acta Trop. 2018;182:246-250. DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2018.03.016

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Neumayr A, Stöckle M, Künzli E, Kling K, Sydow V, Labhardt N, Beck B, Blum J, Paris D.H. Fieber bei Reiserückkehrern. Swiss Med Wkly. 2018;16:345-354. DOI: 10.4414/smf.2018.03240

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2018
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Raphael D.M, Roos L, Myovela V, McHomvu E, Namamba J, Kilindimo S, Gingo W, Hatz C, Paris D.H, Weisser M, Kobza R, Rohacek M. Heart diseases and echocardiography in rural Tanzania: occurrence, characteristics, and etiologies of underappreciated cardiac pathologies. PLoS One. 2018;13(12):e0208931. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0208931

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Sabi I, Rachow A, Mapamba D, Clowes P, Ntinginya N.E, Sasamalo M, Kamwela L, Haraka F, Hoelscher M, Paris D.H, Saathoff E, Reither K. Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra assay for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children: a multicentre comparative accuracy study. J Infect. 2018;77(4):321-327. DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2018.07.002

2018
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Sando E, Oshikawa Y, Tanaka A, Katoh S, Taira M, Ogawa T, Fujita H, Yaegashi M, Paris D.H, Ariyoshi K. Case report: concurrent sympatric scrub typhus and Japanese spotted fever in Japan. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2018;99(6):1386-1389. DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.18-0258

2018
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Sunyakumthorn P, Somponpun S.J, Im-Erbsin R, Anantatat T, Jenjaroen K, Dunachie S.J, Lombardini E.D, Burke R.L, Blacksell S.D, Jones J.W, Mason C.J, Richards A.L, Day N.P.J, Paris D.H. Characterization of the rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) scrub typhus model: susceptibility to intradermal challenge with the human pathogen Orientia tsutsugamushi karp. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018;12(3):e0006305. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006305

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Wangrangsimakul T, Althaus T, Mukaka M, Kantipong P, Wuthiekanun V, Chierakul W, Blacksell S.D, Day N.P, Laongnualpanich A, Paris D.H. Causes of acute undifferentiated fever and the utility of biomarkers in Chiangrai, northern Thailand. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018;12(5):e0006477. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006477

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Bonell A, Lubell Y, Newton P.N, Crump J.A, Paris D. Estimating the burden of scrub typhus: a systematic review. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017;11(9):e0005838. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005838

2017
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Chernet A, Hensch N.P, Kling K, Sydow V, Hatz C, Paris D.H, Rentsch K, Nickel B, Neumayr A, Labhardt N.D. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and intramuscular vitamin D3 supplementation among Eritrean migrants recently arrived in Switzerland. Swiss Med Wkly. 2017;147:w14568. DOI: 10.4414/smw.2017.14568

2017
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Neumayr A, Paris D.H, Genton B, Hatz C. Artemether-lumefantrine treatment failure in nonimmune European travelers with P. falciparum malaria: do we need to reconsider dosing in patients from nonendemic regions?. Clin Infect Dis. 2017;64(10):1466-1467. DOI: 10.1093/cid/cix262

2017
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Sumonwiriya M, Paris D.H, Sunyakumthorn P, Anantatat T, Jenjaroen K, Chumseng S, Im-Erbsin R, Tanganuchitcharnchai A, Jintaworn S, Blacksell S.D, Chowdhury F.R, Kronsteiner-Dobramysl B, Teparrukkul P, Burke R.L, Lombardini E.D, Richards A.L, Mason C.J, Jones J.W, Day N.P.J, Dunachie S.J. Strong interferon-gamma mediated cellular immunity to scrub typhus demonstrated using a novel whole cell antigen ELISpot assay in rhesus macaques and humans. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017;11(9):e0005846. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005846

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