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In-country Migration among Tuberculosis Patients in Limpopo Province, South Africa
(Johns Hopkins University, 2019-04-24)
Geographic human mobility has been a contributor to the spread of infectious disease.1 South Africa, a country designated by the World Health Organization as having a high burden of tuberculosis, in particular has a long ...
Improving Disease Surveillance Programs in Liberia
(Johns Hopkins University, 2019-07-15)
ABSTRACT Background: The 2014-2016 Ebola Virus Disease outbreak in West Africa highlighted the danger of emerging infectious diseases in areas with weak health systems. In Liberia, the outbreak resulted in over ten thousand ...
Epidemiology of, and measurement approaches to, chronic rhinosinusitis and nasal and sinus symptoms: exacerbations, workplace impacts, and radiologic inflammation
(Johns Hopkins University, 2019-08-22)
Background: Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is a prevalent upper respiratory condition characterized by inflammation of the paranasal sinuses. Few epidemiologic studies of CRS have been performed outside of tertiary care ...