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Safety of the rVSV ZEBOV vaccine against Ebola Zaire among frontline workers in Guinea.


BACKGROUND: As part of the ring vaccination trial in Guinea, Front Line Workers were invited to participate in a sub-study to provide additional information on the immunogenicity and safety of rVSVΔG/ZEBOV-GP.

Auteurs: Juan-Giner A Tchaton M Jemmy JP Soumah A Boum Y Faga EM Cisse M Grais RF
Référence de l'article: Vaccine 2018 Sep 25; (); Array. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.09.009. Epub 2018 09 25
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MUAC as the sole discharge criterion from community-based management of severe acute malnutrition in Burkina Faso.


The use of mid upper arm circumference (MUAC) measurement to screen and determine eligibility for admission to therapeutic feeding programs has been established, but evidence and programmatic experience to inform guidance on the use of MUAC as a discha

Auteurs: Isanaka S Hanson KE Frison S Andersen CT Cohuet S Grais RF
Référence de l'article: Maternal & child nutrition 2018 Sep 08; (); e12688. doi: 10.1111/mcn.12688. Epub 2018 09 08
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Treatment correlates of successful outcomes in pulmonary multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: an individual patient data meta-analysis.


BACKGROUND: Treatment outcomes for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis remain poor.

Auteurs: Ahmad N Ahuja SD Akkerman OW Alffenaar JC Anderson LF Baghaei P Bang D Barry PM Bastos ML Behera D Benedetti A Bisson GP Boeree MJ Bonnet M Brode SK Brust JCM Cai Y Caumes E Cegielski JP Centis R Chan PC Chan ED Chang KC Charles M Cirule A Dalcolmo MP D'Ambrosio L de Vries G Dheda K Esmail A Flood J Fox GJ Fréchet-Jachym M Fregona G Gayoso R Gegia M Gler MT Gu S Guglielmetti L Holtz TH Hughes J Isaakidis P Jarlsberg L Kempker RR Keshavjee S Khan FA Kipiani M Koenig SP Koh WJ Kritski A Kuksa L Kvasnovsky CL Kwak N Lan Z Lange C Laniado-Laborín R Lee M Leimane V Leung CC Leung EC Li PZ Lowenthal P Maciel EL Marks SM Mase S Mbuagbaw L Migliori GB Milanov V Miller AC Mitnick CD Modongo C Mohr E Monedero I Nahid P Ndjeka N O'Donnell MR Padayatchi N Palmero D Pape JW Podewils LJ Reynolds I Riekstina V Robert J Rodriguez M Seaworth B Seung KJ Schnippel K Shim TS Singla R Smith SE Sotgiu G Sukhbaatar G Tabarsi P Tiberi S Trajman A Trieu L Udwadia ZF van der Werf TS Veziris N Viiklepp P Vilbrun SC Walsh K Westenhouse J Yew WW Yim JJ Zetola NM Zignol M Menzies D
Référence de l'article: Lancet (London, England) 2018 09 08; 392(10150); 821-834. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)31644-1. Epub 2018 10 22

Outbreak of Pneumococcal Meningitis, Paoua Subprefecture, Central African Republic, 2016-2017.


We report a pneumococcal meningitis outbreak in the Central African Republic (251 suspected cases; 60 confirmed by latex agglutination test) in 2016-2017. Case-fatality rates (10% for confirmed case-patients) were low.

Auteurs: Coldiron ME Touré O Frank T Bouygues N Grais RF
Référence de l'article: Emerging infectious diseases 2018 09 ; 24(9); 1720-1722. doi: 10.3201/eid2409.171058. Epub 2019 01 18
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Micro-Hotspots of Risk in Urban Cholera Epidemics.


Targeted interventions have been delivered to neighbors of cholera cases in major epidemic responses globally despite limited evidence for the impact of such targeting.

Auteurs: Azman AS Luquero FJ Salje H Mbaïbardoum NN Adalbert N Ali M Bertuzzo E Finger F Toure B Massing LA Ramazani R Saga B Allan M Olson D Leglise J Porten K Lessler J
Référence de l'article: The Journal of infectious diseases 2018 Aug 24; 218(7); 1164-1168. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy283. Epub 2018 11 14

Voluntary Community Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing, Linkage, and Retention in Care Interventions in Kenya: Modeling the Clinical Impact and Cost-effectiveness.


Background: In southwest Kenya, the prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is about 25%.

Auteurs: Luong Nguyen LB Yazdanpanah Y Maman D Wanjala S Vandenbulcke A Price J Parker RA Hennequin W Mendiharat P Freedberg KA
Référence de l'article: Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 2018 Aug 16; 67(5); 719-726. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy173. Epub 2018 11 14

A dynamic model of transmission and elimination of peste des petits ruminants in Ethiopia.


Peste des petits ruminants (PPR), a devastating viral disease of sheep and goats, has been targeted by the global community for eradication within the next 15 years.

Auteurs: Fournié G Waret-Szkuta A Camacho A Yigezu LM Pfeiffer DU Roger F
Référence de l'article: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2018 08 14; 115(33); 8454-8459. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1711646115. Epub 2018 07 27
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Acceptability and Utilization of Three Nutritional Supplements during Pregnancy: Findings from a Longitudinal, Mixed-Methods Study in Niger.


Nutritional status in pregnancy is a key determinant of birth outcomes. In low-income countries, maternal diets are often limited, and daily nutrient supplements are recommended to fill nutrient gaps.

Auteurs: Clermont A Kodish SR Matar Seck A Salifou A Rosen J Grais RF Isanaka S
Référence de l'article: Nutrients 2018 Aug 12; 10(8); Array. doi: 10.3390/nu10081073. Epub 2018 08 12
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