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Rotavirus vaccine efficacy up to 2 years of age and against diverse circulating rotavirus strains in Niger: Extended follow-up of a randomized controlled trial.

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BACKGROUND: Rotavirus vaccination is recommended in all countries to reduce the burden of diarrhea-related morbidity and mortality in children.

Auteurs: Isanaka S Langendorf C McNeal MM Meyer N Plikaytis B Garba S Sayinzoga-Makombe N Soumana I Guindo O Makarimi R Scherrer MF Adehossi E Ciglenecki I Grais RF
Référence de l'article: PLoS medicine 2021 Jul ; 18(7); e1003655. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1003655. Epub 2021 07 02
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Serologic response to SARS-CoV-2 in an African population.

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Official case counts suggest Africa has not seen the expected burden of COVID-19 as predicted by international health agencies, and the proportion of asymptomatic patients, disease severity, and mortality burden differ significantly in Africa from what

Auteurs: Fai KN Corine TM Bebell LM Mboringong AB Nguimbis EBPT Nsaibirni R Mbarga NF Eteki L Nikolay B Essomba RG Ndifon M Ntone R Hamadou A Matchim L Tchiasso D Abah Abah AS Essaka R Peppa S Crescence F Ouamba JP Koku MT Mandeng N Fanne M Eyangoh S Mballa GAE Esso L Epée E Njouom R Okomo Assoumou MC Boum Y
Référence de l'article: Scientific African 2021 Jul ; 12(); e00802. doi: 10.1016/j.sciaf.2021.e00802. Epub 2021 05 30
Africa COVID-19 Immunoglobulin Rapid diagnostic tests Serology
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An intensive model of care for hepatitis C virus screening and treatment with direct-acting antivirals in people who inject drugs in Nairobi, Kenya: A model-based cost-effectiveness analysis.

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BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) treatment is essential for eliminating HCV in people who inject drugs (PWID) but has limited coverage in resource-limited settings.

Auteurs: Mafirakureva N Stone J Fraser H Nzomukunda Y Maina A Thiong'o AW Kizito KW Mucara EWK González Diaz CI Musyoki H Mundia B Cherutich P Nyakowa M Lizcano J Chhun N Kurth A Akiyama MJ Waruiru W Bhattacharjee P Cleland C Donchuk D Luhmann N Loarec A Maman D Walker J Vickerman P
Référence de l'article: Addiction (Abingdon, England) 2021 Jun 29; (); Array. doi: 10.1111/add.15630. Epub 2021 06 29
HCV cost-effectiveness direct-acting antiviral treatment low-income setting people who inject drugs
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Population pharmacokinetics and significant under-dosing of anti-tuberculosis medications in people with HIV and Critical Illness.

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Critical illness from tuberculosis (TB) bloodstream infection results in a high case fatality rate for people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Critical illness can lead to altered pharmacokinetics and suboptimal drug exposures.

Auteurs: Prakruti S. Rao Christopher C. Moore Amir A. Mbonde Edwin Nuwagira Patrick Orikiriza Dan Nyehangane et al.
Référence de l'article: Antibiotics 2021, 10(6), 739; https://doi.org/10.3390/antibiotics10060739
Tuberculosis HIV
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Regional sequencing collaboration reveals persistence of the T12 O1 lineage in West Africa.

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Background: Despite recent insights into cholera transmission patterns in Africa, regional and local dynamics in West Africa-where cholera outbreaks occur every few years-are still poorly understood.

Auteurs: Ekeng E Tchatchouang S Akenji B Issaka BB Akintayo I Chukwu C Dano ID Melingui S Ousmane S Popoola MO Nzouankeu A Boum Y Luquero F Ahumibe A Naidoo D Azman A Lessler J Wohl S
Référence de l'article: eLife 2021 Jun 18; 10(); Array. doi: 10.7554/eLife.65159. Epub 2021 06 18
Vibrio cholerae West Africa antimicrobial resistance epidemiology genetics genomics global health transmission
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All-oral longer regimens are effective for the management of multidrug resistant tuberculosis in high burden settings.

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BACKGROUND: Recent World Health Organisation guidance on drug-resistant tuberculosis treatment de-prioritised injectable agents, in use for decades, and endorsed all-oral longer regimens.

Auteurs: Khan PY Franke MF Hewison C Seung KJ Huerga H Atwood S Ahmed S Khan M Sultana T Manzur-Ul-Alam M Vo LNQ Lecca L Yae K Kozhabekov S Tamirat M Gelin A Vilbrun SC Kikvidze M Faqirzai J Kadyrov A Skrahina A Mesic A Avagyan N Bastard M Rich ML Khan U Mitnick CD
Référence de l'article: The European respiratory journal 2021 Jun 17; (); Array. doi: 10.1183/13993003.04345-2020. Epub 2021 06 17
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Tuberculosis diagnostic accuracy of stool Xpert MTB/RIF and urine AlereLAM in vulnerable children.

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BACKGROUND: Non-sputum based diagnostic approaches are crucial in children at high risk of disseminated tuberculosis [TB] who cannot expectorate sputum.

Auteurs: Orikiriza P Smith J Ssekyanzi B Nyehangane D Mugisha Taremwa I Turyashemererwa E Byamukama O Tusabe T Ardizzoni E Marais BJ Wobudeya E Kemigisha E Mwanga-Amumpaire J Nampijja D Bonnet M
Référence de l'article: The European respiratory journal 2021 Jun 17; (); Array. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01116-2021. Epub 2021 06 17
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Effects of short-term exposure to particulate matter on emergency department admission and hospitalization for asthma exacerbations in Brescia district.

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BACKGROUND: Rising pollution plays a crucial role in worsening several respiratory diseases. Particulate Matter (PM)-induced asthma exacerbations are one of the most dangerous events.

Auteurs: Pini L Giordani J Concoreggi C Zanardini E Pini A Perger E Bargagli E Di Bona D Ciarfaglia M Tantucci C
Référence de l'article: The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma 2021 Jun 14; (); 1-8. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1929310. Epub 2021 06 14
PM10 PM2.5 Particulate matter airborne pollutants asthma asthma exacerbation emergency department hospitalization
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Treated HIV Infection and Progression of Carotid Atherosclerosis in Rural Uganda: A Prospective Observational Cohort Study.

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Background Although ≈70% of the world's population of people living with HIV reside in sub-Saharan Africa, there are minimal prospective data on the contributions of HIV infection to atherosclerosis in the region.

Auteurs: Siedner MJ Bibangambah P Kim JH Lankowski A Chang JL Yang IT Kwon DS North CM Triant VA Longenecker C Ghoshhajra B Peck RN Sentongo RN Gilbert R Kakuhikire B Boum Y Haberer JE Martin JN Tracy R Hunt PW Bangsberg DR Tsai AC Hemphill LC Okello S
Référence de l'article: Journal of the American Heart Association 2021 Jun 05; (); e019994. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.120.019994. Epub 2021 06 05
HIV infection Uganda antiretroviral therapy atherosclerosis cardiovascular disease risk carotid intima media thickness