We would like to express our gratitude to the staff of the Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Department of Clinical Tropical Medicine, the Office of Research Services, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand, and staff of the Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, for their support with data collection.
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