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The risk of tuberculosis in children after close exposure: a systematic review and individual-participant meta-analysis.

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BACKGROUND: Tens of millions of children are exposed to Mycobacterium tuberculosis globally every year; however, there are no contemporary estimates of the risk of developing tuberculosis in exposed children.

Auteurs: Martinez L Cords O Horsburgh CR Andrews JR
Référence de l'article: Lancet (London, England) 2020 Mar 21; 395(10228); 973-984. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(20)30166-5. Epub 2020 03 22
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Effects and cost of different strategies to eliminate hepatitis C virus transmission in Pakistan: a modelling analysis.

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BACKGROUND: The WHO elimination strategy for hepatitis C virus advocates scaling up screening and treatment to reduce global hepatitis C incidence by 80% by 2030, but little is known about how this reduction could be achieved and the c

Auteurs: Lim AG Walker JG Mafirakureva N Khalid GG Qureshi H Mahmood H Trickey A Fraser H Aslam K Falq G Fortas C Zahid H Naveed A Auat R Saeed Q Davies CF Mukandavire C Glass N Maman D Martin NK Hickman M May MT Hamid S Loarec A Averhoff F Vickerman P
Référence de l'article: The Lancet. Global health 2020 Mar ; 8(3); e440-e450. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(20)30003-6. Epub 2020 02 24
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Prioritising pathogens for the management of severe febrile patients to improve clinical care in low- and middle-income countries.

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BACKGROUND: Severe febrile illness without a known source (SFWS) is a challenge for clinicians when deciding how to manage a patient, particularly given the wide spectrum of potential aetiologies that contribute to fever.

Auteurs: Osborn J Roberts T Guillen E Bernal O Roddy P Ongarello S Sprecher A Page AL Ribeiro I Piriou E Tamrat A de la Tour R Rao VB Flevaud L Jensen T McIver L Kelly C Dittrich S
Référence de l'article: BMC infectious diseases 2020 Feb 10; 20(1); 117. doi: 10.1186/s12879-020-4834-1. Epub 2020 02 10
Diagnostics Disease prioritization Fever causing pathogens Severe febrile illness
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Evaluation of the stability of measles vaccine out of the cold chain under extended controlled temperature conditions.

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Measles outbreaks occur periodically in remote and difficult to reach areas in countries such as the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Auteurs: Juan-Giner A Alsalhani A Panunzi I Lambert V Van Herp M Gairola S
Référence de l'article: Vaccine 2020 Feb 08; (); Array. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.02.005. Epub 2020 02 08
Controlled temperature chain Extended controlled temperature conditions Measles Out of the cold chain Outbreak response
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High cholera vaccination coverage following emergency campaign in Haiti: Results from a cluster survey in three rural Communes in the South Department, 2017.

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Oral cholera vaccine (OCV) has increasingly been used as an outbreak control measure, but vaccine shortages limit its application.

Auteurs: Sharp A Blake A Backx J Panunzi I Barrais R Nackers F Luquero F Deslouches YG Cohuet S
Référence de l'article: PLoS neglected tropical diseases 2020 Jan 31; 14(1); e0007967. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007967. Epub 2020 01 31
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Effect of high-dose rifampicin on efavirenz pharmacokinetics: drug-drug interaction randomized trial.

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BACKGROUND: High-dose rifampicin is considered to shorten anti-TB treatment duration but its effect on antiretroviral metabolism is unknown.

Auteurs: Atwine D Baudin E Gelé T Muyindike W Mworozi K Kyohairwe R Kananura K Orikiriza P Nyehangane D K T Nanjebe D Furlan V Verstuyft C Barrail-Tran A Taburet AM Bonnet M
Référence de l'article: The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 2020 Jan 30; (); Array. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkz557. Epub 2020 01 30
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Evaluating lactate prognostic value in children suspected of acetaminophen-induced liver failure in Liberia.

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BACKGROUND: The prognostic significance of hyperlactatemia in young children with liver injury suspected to be attributed to repeated supratherapeutic doses of acetaminophen remain understudied.

Auteurs: Haidar MK Morton N Roederer T Mayronne S Bawo L Kerkula J Porten K Baud FJ
Référence de l'article: Pediatric research 2020 Jan 29; (); Array. doi: 10.1038/s41390-020-0783-z. Epub 2020 01 29
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Systematic, Point-of-Care Urine Lipoarabinomannan (Alere TB-LAM) Assay for Diagnosing Tuberculosis in Severely Immunocompromised HIV-Positive Ambulatory Patients.

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Point-of-care urine-lipoarabinomannan (LAM) Alere Determine TB-LAM assay has shown utility diagnosing tuberculosis (TB) in HIV-positive, severely immunocompromised, TB-symptomatic patients.

Auteurs: Huerga H Cossa L Manhiça I Bastard M Telnov A Molfino L Sanchez-Padilla E
Référence de l'article: The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene 2020 Jan 20; (); Array. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.19-0493. Epub 2020 01 20
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Extended Follow-up From a Randomized Clinical Trial of Routine Amoxicillin in the Treatment of Uncomplicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Niger.

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Evidence to support current guidelines recommending routine antibiotic use in the outpatient management of uncomplicated severe acute malnutrition (SAM) is limited and based largely on data from historical inpatient settings.

Auteurs: Isanaka S Grantz KH Berthé F Schaefer M Adehossi E Grais RF
Référence de l'article: JAMA pediatrics 2020 Jan 13; (); Array. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2019.5189. Epub 2020 01 13
Nutrition Amoxicillin