Evaluation of health surveillance system attributes: the case of neglected tropical diseases in Kenya

Evaluation of health surveillance system attributes: the case of neglected tropical diseases in Kenya

Control of preventive chemotherapy-targeted neglected tropical diseases (PC-NTDs) depends on strengthened health techniques. Efficient health data techniques present an impetus to reaching the sustainable growth aim geared toward ending PC-NTD epidemics. However, there’s restricted evaluation of surveillance system capabilities linked to PC-NTDs and hinged on optimum efficiency of surveillance system attributes. The examine aimed to … Read more

Optimising passive surveillance of a neglected tropical disease in the era of elimination: A modelling study

Optimising passive surveillance of a neglected tropical disease in the era of elimination: A modelling study

Surveillance is a vital part of international packages to remove infectious ailments and avert epidemics of (re-)rising ailments. As the numbers of instances decline, prices of remedy and management diminish however these for surveillance stay excessive even after the ‘final’ case. Reducing surveillance could threat lacking persistent or (re-)rising foci of disease. Here, we use … Read more

Data base management system for lymphatic filariasis–a neglected tropical disease.

Data base management system for lymphatic filariasis--a neglected tropical disease.

BACKGROUNDResearchers working within the space of Public Health are being confronted with giant volumes of information on numerous points of entomology and epidemiology. To acquire the related data out of those information requires specific database management system. In this paper, we’ve described concerning the usages of our developed database on lymphatic filariasis. METHODSThis database software … Read more

Prevalence and intensity of infections of three neglected tropical diseases in patients consulted at a Traditional Health Care Centre in Dschang West Cameroon.

Prevalence and intensity of infections of three neglected tropical diseases in patients consulted at a Traditional Health Care Centre in Dschang West Cameroon.

BACKGROUNDIn latest instances, soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections appear to free extra and extra curiosity on account of the truth that sources are being justifiably diverted to newer priorities corresponding to HIV/AIDS and malaria. In creating nations, the upsurge of intestinal helminth infections constitutes a downside not solely of public well being concern but in addition … Read more

Vesical schistosomiasis and squamous cell carcinoma associated with schistosoma haematobium: A re-emerging neglected tropical disease in Tehran, Iran.

Vesical schistosomiasis and squamous cell carcinoma associated with schistosoma haematobium: A re-emerging neglected tropical disease in Tehran, Iran.

Hematobium species of this parasite tends to bladder and mesenteric arteries and it causes lesions in the bladder wall, urethra, and renal tubes. A 25-year-old man dwelling in Tehran (a non-endemic and very unusual area for schistosoma) suffers from indicators equal to hematuria with suprapubic ache, dysuria, fever, nausea and vomiting. Urine analysis confirmed quite … Read more