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JULY 2022 (VOLUME 107, ISSUE 1)

 

 

EDITORIAL 

 

STARTER Checklist for Antimalarial Therapeutic Efficacy Reporting

Mateusz Plucinski, Elizabeth A. Ashley, Quique Bassat, Meera Venkatesan, Philip J. Rosenthal, and Eric S. Halsey                   

 

 

IMAGES IN CLINICAL TROPICAL MEDICINE

 

Minimally Invasive Resection of Giant Neurocysticercal Cyst

Paul Albert Trubin, Sacit Bulent Omay, and Albert I. Ko                        

 

Ruptured Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst Complicated by COVID-19

Recep Tekin, Serdar Onat, and Rojbin Ceylan Tekin                             

 

Lepromatous Leprosy with Vitiligo, a Clinical Diagnostic Challenge

Harpreet Singh Pawar, Harish Kumar Sagar, and Ankur Singh              

 

 

Stories from the Field

 

A Man Who Died of COVID-19 in Karachi

Rabab Batool   

 

                                                                                  

Perspective Piece

 

Refugee Crisis: Why Scientists and Scholars Need to Step Up

Carly Ching and Muhammad H. Zaman                  

 

                              

Review Article

 

Modeling the Health and Economic Impact of Substandard and Falsified Medicines: A Review of Existing Models and Approaches

Sachiko Ozawa, Colleen R. Higgins, Jude I. Nwokike, and Souly Phanouvong                

 

                                                             

Meeting Report

 

Strengthening Bioinformatics and Genomics Analyses Skills in Africa for Attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals: Report of the 2nd Conference of the Nigerian Bioinformatics and Genomics Network

Itunuoluwa Isewon, Chisom Soremekun, Marion Adebiyi, Charles Adetunji, Adewale Joseph Ogunleye, Amos Orenyi Bajeh, Emmanuel Oluwatobi Asani, Babatunde Gbadamosi, Opeyemi Soremekun, Brenda Udosen, Christopher Kintu, Roseline Ogundokun, Micheal Olaolu Arowolo, Opeyemi Matiluko, Oyekanmi Nashiru, Ezekiel Adebiyi, Chinwe Ekenna, and Segun Fatumo  

 

Articles

 

Assessment of the Quality of Injectable Antibiotics in Benin

Angèle Modupè Dohou, Achille Loconon Yémoa, Dodji Boris Aurel Guidan, Seyive Hélène Solange Ahouandjinou, Ahmed Amoussa, Francis Moïse Dossou, Roland Marini Djang’eing’a, and Olivia Dalleur      

      

Introduction of an Electronic Clinical Decision Support Tool to Inform Prescribing for Pediatric Diarrhea in Bangladesh and Mali: Do Provider Expectations Predict Experiences?

Adama M. Keita, Ben J. Brintz, Ashraful I. Khan, Md. Taufiqul Islam, Zahid Hasan Khan, Youssouf Keita, Jennifer Hwang, Eric J. Nelson, Firdausi Qadri, Samba Sow, Daniel T. Leung, and Melissa H. Watt                      

 

Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Latrine Management Approaches in Internally Displaced Persons Camps in Myanmar

Marta Domini, Sunny Guidotti Pereira, Aye Win, Lae Yee Win, and Daniele Lantagne                                                                               

 

Secular Growth Trends in Early Childhood—Evidence from Two Low-Income Birth Cohorts Recruited over a Decade in Vellore, India

Beena Koshy, Arun S. Karthikeyan, Venkata Raghava Mohan, Anuradha Bose, Sushil John, and Gagandeep Kang       

                      

Microbiological Impacts of Decontamination of Stethoscopes and Assessment of Disinfecting Practices among Physicians in Pakistan: A Quality Improvement Survey

Muhammad Junaid Tahir, Musharaf Zaman, Muhammad Saad Babar, Fareeha Imran, Aasma Noveen Ajmal, Muna Malik, Jalees Khalid Khan, Irfan Ullah, and Muhammad Sohaib Asghar                                                 

 

Gut Resistome after Antibiotics among Children with Uncomplicated Severe Acute Malnutrition: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Catherine E. Oldenburg, Armin Hinterwirth, Millogo Ourohiré, Clarisse Dah, Moussa Ouédraogo, Ali Sié, Valentin Boudo, Cindi Chen, Kevin Ruder, Lina Zhong, Elodie Lebas, Fanice Nyatigo, Benjamin F. Arnold, Kieran S. O’Brien, and Thuy Doan            

             

Carriage of Plasmid-Mediated Colistin Resistance-1-Positive Escherichia coli in Humans, Animals, and Environment on Farms in Vietnam

Phuong Thi Lan Nguyen, Hung Thi Mai Tran, Hai Anh Tran, Thai Duy Pham, Tan Minh Luong, Thanh Ha Nguyen, Lien Thi Phuong Nguyen, Tho Thi Thi Nguyen, Ha Thi An Hoang, Chi Nguyen, Duong Nhu Tran, Anh Duc Dang, Masato Suzuki, Thanh Viet Le, Anne-Laure Bañuls, Marc Choisy, Rogier H. Van Doorn, and Huy Hoang Tran                      

 

Association between Pathogenic Variants of Diarrheagenic Escherichia coli and Growth in Children under 5 Years of Age in the Global Enteric Multicenter Study

Rina Das, Parag Palit, Md Ahshanul Haque, Tahmeed Ahmed, and A. S. G Faruque         

                                                                         

Outbreak of Typhoid Fever in Children of Urban Vellore: A Report from the Surveillance for Enteric Fever in India Cohort

Manikandan Srinivasan, Kulandaipalayam Natarajan Sindhu, J. Senthil Kumar, Ranjith Kumar Ramasamy, Agila Kumari Pragasam, Pratheepa Aasaithampi, Venkata Raghava Mohan, Gagandeep Kang, and Jacob John       

                                                                                 

Case Report: Community-Acquired Burkholderia cepacia Pneumonia of a Patient with Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Qiang Li and Li-Ping Ma                                                     

                

Mycobacterium ulcerans Experimental Dormancy

Ahmed Loukil, Rym Lalaoui, Hervé Bogreau, Sofiane Regoui, Michel Drancourt, and Nassim Hammoudi           

                                

Case Report: Chemoradiation with Paclitaxel and Carboplatin Unveiling Leprosy Type 1 Downgrading Reaction

B Savitha, Kabir Sardana, Ananta Khurana, Seema Rani, Soumya Sachdeva, and Arvind Ahuja         

                                         

Case Report: Pulmonary Leptospirosis Misdiagnosed as COVID-19

Jean-Marie Turmel, Claude Olive, Bastien Bigeard, Sylvie Abel, Rishika Banydeen, Laura Daoud, Pierre-Marie Fayolle, and André Cabié for the COVID-19 Study Group of the University Hospital of Martinique         

                                                                                                

Case Report: Leptospirosis by Wild Rat Bite in Winter in Tokyo Metropolitan Area, Japan

Tetsuya Suzuki, Shinichiro Morioka, Tatsuya Kikuchi, Lubna Sato, Hidetoshi Nomoto, Kei Yamamoto, Nobuo Koizumi, Kayoko Hayakawa, Satoshi Kutsuna, and Norio Ohmagari                                                             

 

Experimental Rickettsia typhi Infection in Monodelphis domestica: Implications for Opossums as an Amplifying Host in the Suburban Cycle of Murine Typhus

Lucas S. Blanton, Bethany R. Quade, Alejandro Ramírez-Hernández, Nicole L. Mendell, Alejandro Villasante-Tezanos, Donald H. Bouyer, John L. VandeBerg, and David H. Walker                                             

 

Role of Immunotherapy in Pythium insidiosum Keratitis

Onsiri Thanathanee, Chavakij Bhoomibunchoo, Orapin Anutarapongpan, Olan Suwan-apichon, Korawin Charoensuk, and Ariya Chindamporn                                                                                                         

 

Case Report: Plantar Cyst Caused by Phaeoacremonium inflatipes in an Immunocompetent Male, Resolving with Combination Potassium Iodide and Itraconazole Therapy

Jaspriya Sandhu, Jaismine Kaur Kohli, Sunil Kumar Gupta, and Veenu Gupta          

                                                                            

Characterization of Recalcitrant Dermatophytosis in a Multicenter Study in Sri Lanka

Nayani P. Madarasingha, Surammika Eriyagama, Primali I. Jayasekera, Shreenika De Silva, Saman Gunasekera, D. M. Munasingha, Premini Rajendran, S. M. B. Ekanayaka, Janani Liyanange, N. Thamilvannan, Buthsiri Sumanasena, Felicia Srisaravanabavanathan, and Binari Wijenayake  

 

Epidemiology of Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infections among Primary School Children in the States of Chhattisgarh, Telangana, and Tripura, India, 2015–2016

Sandipan Ganguly, Sharad Barkataki, Prerna Sanga, K. Boopathi, Kaliaperumal Kanagasabai, Shanmugasundaram Devika, Sumallya Karmakar, Punam Chowdhury, Rituparna Sarkar, Dibyendu Raj, Leo James, Shanta Dutta, Suzy J. Campbell, and Manoj Murhekar  

 

Case Report: Laparoscopic Management of Acute Appendicitis Resulting from Ascaris lumbricoides

Catalina Castañeda, Diego Valbuena, William Salamanca, David Acevedo, and Mauricio Pedraza     

                                            

Impact of Three to Five Rounds of Mass Drug Administration on Schistosomiasis and Soil-Transmitted Helminths in School-Aged Children in North-Central Nigeria

Emily Griswold, Abel Eigege, Solomon Adelamo, Bulus Mancha, Nwodu Kenrick, Yohana Sambo, Joseph Ajiji, Gideon Zam, Jacob Solomon, Rita O. Urude, Jonathan Kadimbo, Jacob Danboyi, Emmanuel Miri, Andrew W. Nute, Lindsay Rakers, Obiageli Nebe, Chukwuma Anyaike, Paul Weiss, Gregory S. Noland, and Frank Richards                                    

 

Urine 1H-NMR Metabolomics to Discriminate Neurocysticercosis Patients from Healthy Controls: An Exploratory Study

Juan M. Lopez, Vanessa E. Leyva, Javier A. Bustos, Erika Perez, Sofía S. Sanchez, Herbert Saavedra, Isidro Gonzales, Helena Maruenda, and Hector H. Garcia for the Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru              

 

Prevalence of Chagas Disease and Associated Factors in an Endemic Area of Northeastern Argentina

Inés María Baeck, Pablo Mando, Belén María Virasoro, Alfredo Martinez, Soledad Zarate, Ricardo Valentini, and Ignacio Lopez Saubidet      

 

Case Report: Cambodian National Malaria Surveillance Program Detection of Plasmodium knowlesi

Christina Yek, Sreyngim Lay, Jennifer A. Bohl, Somnang Man, Sophana Chea, Chanthap Lon, Vida Ahyong, Cristina M. Tato, Joseph L. DeRisi, Siv Sovannaroth, and Jessica E. Manning                 

 

Insights into Plasmodium vivax Asymptomatic Malaria Infections and Direct Skin-Feeding Assays to Assess Onward Malaria Transmission in the Amazon

Marta Moreno, Katherine Torres, Carlos Tong, Stefano S. García Castillo, Gabriel Carrasco-Escobar, Gerson Guedez, Lutecio Torres, Manuela Herrera-Varela, Layné Guerra, Mitchel Guzman-Guzman, Daniel Wong, Roberson Ramirez, Alejandro Llanos-Cuentas, Jan E. Conn, Dionicia Gamboa, and Joseph M. Vinetz                         

 

Case Report: COVID Associated Pancytopenia Unmasking Previously Undiagnosed Pernicious Anemia

Javier J. Barranco-Trabi, Robert Minns, Roushon Akter, Katherine Park, Sean Babb, and Jennifer Masel      

 

Facemask Usage Among Pedestrians in Most Crowded Urban Districts of Kabul, Afghanistan, During the Third COVID-19 Wave: An Observational Study

Arash Nemat, Abdullah Asady, Ahmad Wali Ataye, Tamim Jan Danishmand, Mohammad Yasir Essar, and Nahid Raufi       

 

The Influence of Nationality and Socio-demographic Factors on Urban Slum Dwellers’ Threat Appraisal, Awareness, and Protective Practices against COVID-19 in Thailand

Thi Phuoc Lai Nguyen and Siwarat Pattanasri                                      

 

Transmission Dynamics of COVID-19 in Ghana and the Impact of Public Health Interventions

Sylvia K. Ofori, Jessica S. Schwind, Kelly L. Sullivan, Benjamin J. Cowling, Gerardo Chowell, and Isaac Chun-Hai Fung         

 

Cost-effectiveness of a Dengue Vector Control Intervention in Colombia

Alejandra Taborda, Cindy Chamorro, Juliana Quintero, Gabriel Carrasquilla, and Darío Londoño                       

                      

Two-year Decay of Zika Virus Neutralizing Antibodies in People Living in an Endemic Region in Brazil

Tereza Magalhaes, Clarice N. L. Morais, Elisa A. N. Azevedo, Iracema J. A. A. Jacques, Priscila M. S. Castanha, Marli T. Cordeiro, Cynthia Braga, Thomas Jaenisch, Ernesto T. A. Marques, and Brian D. Foy                                                     

                                  

Apelin Association with Hepatic Fibrosis and Esophageal Varices in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus

Lamyaa Abdellatif Soliman, Rania A. Zayed, Dalia Omran, Fadwa Said, Samar Kamal Darweesh, Doaa Mohamed Ghaith, Rasha Eletreby, Mahmoud Salama Barakat, Mahmoud M. Bendary, Doaa Zakaria Zaky, Eman Amer, and Iman Rifaat Elmahgoub           

 

Improving Care for Patients with Chronic Hepatitis B via Establishment of a Disease Registry

Malini B. DeSilva, Ann Settgast, Ella Chrenka, Amy J. Kodet, and Patricia F. Walker                

                                                               

Identification of Knockdown Resistance Mutations in the Cimex hemipterus (Hemiptera: Cimicidae) in Iran

Mehdi Tiotour, Minoo Shaddel, Mohammad Aminianfar, Hadi Mirahmadi, Gholamreza Barzegar, Rahmat Solgi, and Mohammad Darvishi      


Night Time Extension of Aedes aegypti Human Blood Seeking Activity

Bryson Alberto Ndenga, Francis Maluki Mutuku, Harun Njenga Ngugi, Joel Omari Mbakaya, Dunstan Mukoko, Uriel Kitron, and Angelle Desiree LaBeaud    
                                                                

Genome Size Variation of Chagas Disease Vectors of the Rhodniini Tribe

Marie Merle, Jonathan Filée, Jader de Oliveira, Carlos Eduardo Almeida, Florence Mougel, Héloïse Bastide, Marc Girondot, João Aristeu da Rosa, and Myriam Harry           

 

                                                                          

LetterS to the Editor

 

On Hazardous Pills for Weight Loss and Cysticercosis

María Teresa Galán-Puchades and Màrius V. Fuentes                           

 

Excess Mortality Is Not Synonymous with COVID-19–Related Deaths

Camilla Mattiuzzi and Giuseppe Lippi                                                  

In Response

The Reasons for Excess Mortality during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Christopher T. Leffler and Sneha Konda