Malaria during pregnancy in an area of unstable endemicity.


A prospective study of malaria during pregnancy was conducted between September 1986 and December 1989 in an area of unstable (mesoendemic) malaria transmission on the Thai-Burmese border.

Nosten F ter Kuile F Maelankirri L Decludt B White NJ
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene ; 85(4); 424-9. doi: . Epub 1992 01 30
Asia Biology Birth Weight--statistics Body Weight Cultural Background Data Collection Delivery Of Health Care Demographic Factors Developing Countries Diseases Ethnic Groups Examinations And Diagnoses Fertility Fertility Measurements Geographic Factors Health Health Services Malaria Maternal Health Services Maternal-child Health Services Measurement Parasitic Diseases Parity--statistics Physiology Population Population Characteristics Population Dynamics Pregnancy Pregnancy Outcomes Prenatal Care Prevalence Primary Health Care Prospective Studies Reproduction Research Methodology Signs And Symptoms Southeastern Asia Studies Thailand Treatment

[Risk factors for malnutrition in 0-59-month-old infants in 2 districts of Niger].


A nutritional survey by cluster sampling at 2 degrees, carried out in April 1987 within a range of action of 6 health structures in Niger, has permitted the calculation of the weight/height index among children aged from 0 to 59 months and the malnutri

Quelin G Pecoul B Amadou B Baker S
Medecine tropicale : revue du Corps de sante colonial ; 51(3); 335-42. doi: . Epub 1991 12 26

Outbreak of pellagra among Mozambican refugees--Malawi, 1990.


Micronutrient deficiency disorders, including pellagra, have emerged as major problems in refugee populations that depend on international relief assistance for food supplies.

MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report 1991 Apr 05; 40(13); 209-13. doi: . Epub 1991 04 19

Visceral leishmaniasis in southern Sudan.


Reports made by Médecins Sans Frontières in Khartoum on an outbreak of visceral leishmaniasis among displaced people from the western Upper Nile prompted an investigation at Ler Hospital, the second largest in the region.

Perea WA Ancelle T Moren A Nagelkerke M Sondorp E
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene ; 85(1); 48-53. doi: . Epub 1991 08 13

Mortality trends among refugees in Honduras, 1984-1987.


Mortality data collected from 1984 to 1987 through a routine standardized health information system in the five main refugee populations of Honduras were reviewed.

Desenclos JC Michel D Tholly F Magdi I Pecoul B Desve G
International journal of epidemiology 1990 Jun ; 19(2); 367-73. doi: . Epub 1990 09 05