Tan R, Kagoro F, Levine G.A, Masimba J, Samaka J, Sangu W, Genton B, D'Acremont V, Keitel K. Clinical outcome of febrile Tanzanian children with severe malnutrition using anthropometry in comparison to clinical signs. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2020;102(2):427-435. DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.19-0553

2020
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Ateudjieu J, Stoll B, Bisseck A.C, Tembei A.M, Genton B. Safety profile of the meningococcal conjugate vaccine (Menafrivac™) in clinical trials and vaccination campaigns: a review of published studies. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2019(in press). DOI: 10.1080/21645515.2019.1652041

2019
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Blanc J, Locatelli I, Rarau P, Mueller I, Genton B, Boillat-Blanco N, Gehri M, Senn N. Retrospective study on the usefulness of pulse oximetry for the identification of young children with severe illnesses and severe pneumonia in a rural outpatient clinic of Papua New Guinea. PLoS One. 2019;14(4):e0213937. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0213937

2019
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Da Costa-Demaurex C, Cardenas M.T, Aparicio H, Bodenmann P, Genton B, D'Acremont V. Screening strategy for Chagas disease in a non-endemic country (Switzerland): a prospective evaluation. Swiss Med Wkly. 2019;149:w20050. DOI: 10.4414/smw.2019.20050

2019
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Genton B. Ebola vaccines: ready to use for humanitarian health workers?. J Travel Med. 2019;26(5):tay152. DOI: 10.1093/jtm/tay152

2019
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Hofmann N.E, Antunes Moniz C, Holzschuh A, Keitel K, Boillat-Blanco N, Kagoro F, Samaka J, Mbarack Z, Ding X.C, Gonzalez I.J, Genton B, D'Acremont V, Felger I. Diagnostic performance of conventional and ultrasensitive rapid diagnostic tests for malaria in febrile outpatients in Tanzania. J Infect Dis. 2019;219(9):1490-1498. DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jiy676

2019
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Keitel K, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Genton B, D'Acremont V. Performance of prediction rules and guidelines in detecting serious bacterial infections among Tanzanian febrile children. BMC Infect Dis. 2019;19:769. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-019-4371-y

2019
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Keitel K, Samaka J, Masimba J, Temba H, Said Z, Kagoro F, Mlaganile T, Sangu W, Genton B, D'Acremont V. 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 non-inferiority trial evaluating a novel electronic clinical decision algo. Clin Infect Dis. 2019;69(11):1926-1934. DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciz080

2019
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Sottas O, Guidi M, Thieffry B, Schneider M, Decosterd L, Mueller I, Genton B, Csajka C, Senn N. Adherence to intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in Papua New Guinean infants: a pharmacological study alongside the randomized controlled trial. PLoS One. 2019;14(2):e0210789. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0210789

2019
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Steiner-Monard V, Kamaka K, Karoui O, Roethlisberger S, Audran R, Daubenberger C, Fayet-Mello A, Erdmann-Voisin A, Felger I, Geiger K, Govender L, Houard S, Huber E, Mayor C, Mkindi C, Portevin D, Rusch S, Schmidlin S, Tiendrebeogo R.W, Theisen M, Thierry A.C, Vallotton L, Corradin G, Leroy O, Abdulla S, Shekalaghe S, Genton B, Spertini F, Jongo S.A. The candidate blood stage malaria vaccine P27A induces a robust humoral response in a fast track to the field phase I trial in exposed and non exposed volunteers. Clin Infect Dis. 2019;68(3):466-474. DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciy514

2019
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Tan R, Elmers J, Genton B. Malaria standby emergency treatment (SBET) for travelers visiting malaria endemic areas: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Travel Med. 2019;26(4):taz027. DOI: 10.1093/jtm/taz027

2019
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Berger J, Barbalat M.J, Pavon Clement V, Genton B, Bugnon O. Multidisciplinary collaboration between a community pharmacy and a travel clinic in a Swiss university primary care and public health centre. Pharmacy (Basel). 2018;6(4):E126. DOI: 10.3390/pharmacy6040126

2018
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Boillat-Blanco N, Cavassini M, Genton B. Le voyageur face au VIH et le voyageur vivant avec le VIH. Rev Méd Suisse. 2018;14:918-921

2018
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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. Dengue fever in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: clinical features and outcome in populations of black and non-black racial category. BMC Infect Dis. 2018;18:644. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-018-3549-z

2018
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Boillat-Blanco N, Mbarack Z, Samaka J, Mlaganile T, Mamin A, Genton B, Kaiser L, Calandra T, D'Acremont V. Prognostic value of quickSOFA as a predictor of 28-day mortality among febrile adult patients presenting to emergency departments in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. PLoS One. 2018;13(6):e0197982. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0197982

2018
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Chappuis B, Genton B. Consultation prévoyage: plus précise, plus complexe. Rev Méd Suisse. 2018;14:915-916

2018
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Gallay J, Mosha D, Lutahakana E, Mazuguni F, Zuakulu M, Decosterd L.A, Genton B, Pothin E. Appropriateness of malaria diagnosis and treatment for fever episodes according to patient history and anti-malarial blood measurement: a cross-sectional survey from Tanzania. Malar J. 2018;17:209. DOI: 10.1186/s12936-018-2357-7

2018
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Gallay J, Pothin E, Mosha D, Lutahakana E, Mazuguni F, Zuakulu M, Decosterd L.A, Genton B. Predictors of residual antimalarial drugs in the blood in community surveys in Tanzania. PLoS One. 2018;13(9):e0202745. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0202745

2018
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Gallay J, Prod'hom S, Mercier T, Bardinet C, Spaggiari D, Pothin E, Buclin T, Genton B, Decosterd L.A. LC-MS/MS method for the simultaneous analysis of 7 antimalarials and two active metabolites in dried blood spots for applications in field trials: analytical and clinical validation. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2018;154:263-277. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpba.2018.01.017

2018
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Genton B, D'Acremont V. Travel Apps: applications et sites web en médecine des voyages. Rev Med Suisse. 2018;14(605):938-940

2018
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Hatz C, Kling K.K, Neumayr A, Chappuis F, Zanoni R, Eperon G, Staehelin C, Fehr J, Etter H, Landry P, Antonini P, Bühler S, Beck B, Veit O, Genton B. Neues Tollwutimpfschema in der Reisemedizin. Swiss Med Forum. 2018;18(32):626-627. DOI: 10.4414/smf.2018.03356

2018
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Hetzel M.W, Genton B. Mass drug administration for malaria elimination: do we understand the settings well enough?. BMC Med. 2018;16(1):239. DOI: 10.1186/s12916-018-1230-4

2018
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Rochat L, Genton B. Telemedicine for health issues while abroad: interest and willingness to pay among travellers prior to departure. J Travel Med. 2018;25(1):tay028. DOI: 10.1093/jtm/tay028

2018
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Berthod D, Rochat J, Voumard R, Rochat L, Genton B, D'Acremont V. Self-diagnosis of malaria by travellers: a cohort study on the use of malaria rapid diagnostic tests provided by a Swiss travel clinic. Malar J. 2017;16:436. DOI: 10.1186/s12936-017-2079-2

2017
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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 Valliere S, D'Acremont V, Genton B. Malaria prevention strategies and recommendations, from chemoprophylaxis to stand-by emergency treatment: a 10-year prospective study in a Swiss travel clinic. J Travel Med. 2017;24(5):1-9. DOI: 10.1093/jtm/tax043

2017
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De Santis O, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Sangu W, Cherpillod P, Kaiser L, Genton B, D'Acremont V. Predictive value of clinical and laboratory features for the main febrile diseases in children living in Tanzania: a prospective observational study. PLoS One. 2017;12(5):e0173314. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173314

2017
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Dellicour S, Sevene E, McGready R, Tinto H, Mosha D, Manyando C, Rulisa S, Desai M, Ouma P, Oneko M, Vala A, Ruperez M, Macete E, Menendez C, Nakanabo-Diallo S, Kazienga A, Valea I, Calip G, Augusto O, Genton B, Njunju E.M, Moore K.A, d'Alessandro U, Nosten F, Ter Kuile F, Stergachis A. First-trimester artemisinin derivatives and quinine treatments and the risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes in Africa and Asia: a meta-analysis of observational studies. PLoS Med. 2017;14(5):e1002290. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002290

2017
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Genton B, D'Acremont V. Standby emergency treatment of malaria in travellers (SBET): so be eager to test. J Travel Med. 2017;24(5):1-2. DOI: 10.1093/jtm/tax032

2017
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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. 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. PLoS Med. 2017;14(10):e1002411. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002411

2017
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Neumayr A, Munoz J, Schunk M, Bottieau E, Cramer J, Calleri G, Lopez-Velez R, Angheben A, Zoller T, Visser L, Serre-Delcor N, Genton B, Castelli F, Van Esbroeck M, Matteelli A, Rochat L, Sulleiro E, Kurth F, Gobbi F, Norman F, Torta I, Clerinx J, Poluda D, Martinez M, Calvo-Cano A, Sanchez-Seco M.P, Wilder-Smith A, Hatz C, Franco L, TropNet. Sentinel surveillance of imported dengue via travellers to Europe 2012 to 2014: TropNet data from the DengueTools Research Initiative. Euro Surveill. 2017;22(1):30433. DOI: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2017.22.1.30433

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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Rambaud-Althaus C, Shao A, Samaka J, Swai N, Perri S, Kahama-Maro J, Mitchell M, D'Acremont V, Genton B. Performance of health workers using an electronic algorithm for the management of childhood illness in Tanzania: a pilot implementation study. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017;96(1):249-257. DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0395

2017
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Sypniewska P, Duda J.F, Locatelli I, Althaus C.R, Althaus F, Genton B. Clinical and laboratory predictors of death in African children with features of severe malaria: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Med. 2017;15:147. DOI: 10.1186/s12916-017-0906-5

2017
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PubMed (28768513)
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Ateudjieu J, Stoll B, Nguefack-Tsague G, Yakum M.N, Mengouo M.N, Genton B. Incidence and types of adverse events during mass vaccination campaign with the meningococcal A conjugate vaccine (MENAFRIVACTM) in Cameroon. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2016;25(10):1170-1178. DOI: 10.1002/pds.4027

2016
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Baud D, Gérardin P, Merriam A, Alves M.P, Musso D, Genton B, Panchaud A. Harness shared data in international Zika registry. BMJ. 2016;355:i5319. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.i5319

2016
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Boubaker R, Meige P, Mialet C, Ngarambe Buffat C, Uwanyiligira M, Widmer F, Rochat J, Herard Fossati A, Souvannaraj-Blanchant M, Payot S, Rochat L, de Vallière S, Genton B, D'Acremont V. Travellers' profile, travel patterns and vaccine practices - a 10-year prospective study in a Swiss Travel Clinic. J Travel Med. 2016;23(1):tav017. DOI: 10.1093/jtm/tav017

2016
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Chappuis F, Genton B, De Vallière S. Médecine tropicale et des voyages: au service des voyageurs de - et vers - l'Europe. Rev Med Suisse. 2016;12(517):867

2016
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Chochua S, D'Acremont V, Hanke C, Alfa D, Shak J, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Kaiser L, Genton B, Klugman K.P, Vidal J.E. Increased nasopharyngeal density and concurrent carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Moraxella catarrhalis are associated with pneumonia in febrile children. PLoS One. 2016;11(12):e0167725. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0167725

2016
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Cordey S, Brito F, Vu D.L, Turin L, Kilowoko M, Kyungu E, Genton B, Zdobnov E.M, D'Acremont V, Kaiser L. Astrovirus VA1 identified by next-generation sequencing in a nasopharyngeal specimen of a febrile Tanzanian child with acute respiratory disease of unknown etiology [Letter]. Emerg Microbes Infect. 2016;5(7):e67. DOI: 10.1038/emi.2016.67

2016
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De Santis O, Audran R, Pothin E, Warpelin-Decrausaz L, Vallotton L, Wuerzner G, Cochet C, Estoppey D, Steiner-Monard V, Lonchampt S, Thierry A.C, Mayor C, Bailer R.T, Mbaya O.T, Zhou Y, Ploquin A, Sullivan N.J, Graham B.S, Roman F, De Ryck I, Ballou W.R, Kieny M.P, Moorthy V, Spertini F, Genton B. Safety and immunogenicity of a chimpanzee adenovirus-vectored Ebola vaccine in healthy adults: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, dose-finding, phase 1/2a study. Lancet Infect Dis. 2016;16(3):311-320. DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00486-7

2016
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PubMed (26725450)