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ALLMedicine™ Typhus Center

Research & Reviews  655 results

Artificial intelligence in differentiating tropical infections: A step ahead.
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Shenoy S, Rajan AK et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - Differentiating tropical infections are difficult due to its homogenous nature of clinical and laboratorial presentations among them. Sophisticated differential tests and prediction tools are better ways to tackle this issue. Here, we aimed to dev...

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding tick-borne diseases among an at-risk popu...
PloS One; Narita T, Abeywickrama HM et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - This study examined the knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP) of an at-risk population living in Niigata prefecture regarding tick-borne diseases (TBDs) and preventive strategies. A cross-sectional questionnaire-based study was conducted to as...

Rickettsia Aglow: A Fluorescence Assay and Machine Learning Model to Identify Inhibitor...
ACS Infectious Diseases; Lemenze A, Mittal N et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Rickettsia is a genus of Gram-negative bacteria that has for centuries caused large-scale morbidity and mortality. In recent years, the resurgence of rickettsial diseases as a major cause of pyrexias of unknown origin, bioterrorism concerns, vecto...

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Drugs  210 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

Commercial Typhoid Tests Validation Trial

May 24th, 2022 - Typhoid is an enteric disease caused by the bacterium Salmonella Typhi; it is estimated that 11 to 20 million people contract typhoid each year and 128 000 to 161 000 die from the disease; children under 5 are at higher risk of contracting the dis...

Scrub Typhus Infection Induced Cardiovascular Disease

Apr 1st, 2022 - Scrub typhus is a zoonotic disease caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi confined to East Asia including South Korea. It is characterized by fever, headache, rash, and eschar and the majority of patients without complications can recover with an early ...

Scrub Typhus Antibiotic Resistance Trial

Mar 23rd, 2022 - The funder is USAMRMC - MIDRP and Grant No. DHP-Award D6.7_15_C2_I_15_J9_1317

The Clinical Epidemiology of Scrub Typhus in Humans, Chiggers and Rodents

Sep 29th, 2021 - Study design: The project will undertake a detailed investigation of one human community, and its environment, at risk of scrub typhus: Chiggers, Rodents & Habitat Study: Transects across diverse habitats determining spatial distribution of specie...

Eschar Investigations in Scrub Typhus

Aug 5th, 2021 - Scrub typhus patients will be recruited into the scrub typhus patient (EXP) arm of the study. There will be 3 sub-groups: EXPa (n=12) will have blood and non-invasive eschar samples collected (consent to study, declined biopsy). EXPb (n=12) will h...

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News  18 results

AI May Help Clinicians Differentiate Between Tropical Diseases

Jul 1st, 2022 - (Reuters Health) - Artificial intelligence may help clinicians tell the difference between different tropical diseases, a new study suggests. Researchers used data from 800 patients to develop a machine learning tool that may aid in early discrimi...

Scrub Typhus in Chile
Marcela Concha-Rogazy, MD, Francisca Kinzel-Maluje, MD et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - To the Editor: Scrub typhus (ST) is an infection caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi (genus Rickettsia), which is transmitted by the larvae of trombiculid mites, commonly called chiggers. The disease mainly has been described in Asia in an area known.

What’s Eating You? Cat Flea (Ctenocephalides felis) Revisited

Sep 4th, 2019 - Flea-borne typhus is endemic to Texas and Southern California. 11,12 Evidence suggests that the pathogenic bacteria, Rickettsia typhi and Rickettsia felis, also commonly infect fleas in the Great Plains area.

5 Hidden Dangers in International Travel

Aug 26th, 2019 - We live in an interconnected world. In fact, tourism is now the world's third largest export.[1] A few hot spots attracted most US travelers in the past, but your patients will increasingly be visiting far-flung locations that are truly global. Tr...

Morning Break: Injection-Free Insulin; Measles Outbreaks; Stinky Attraction

Feb 8th, 2019 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. The vision of injection-free insulin therapy continued to tantalize researchers. (New York Times) FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb suggested Walgreens' management may be winking at cigarette sales to ...

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