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Climate change and incidence of dengue fever (DF) and dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) in Iligan City, Lanao del Norte, Philippines

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NCR-RITM-14012908115646
Author(s) :
Aubrey Valora S. Dulay, Jing R. Bautista, Franco G. Teves
Source Document :
International Research Journal of Biological Sciences. July 2013; Vol. 2 ( 7 ) : p. 37-41 (Journal)
Abstract :
Dengue has been and is still a serious public health problem in Iligan City, Lanao del Norte. The increase of the number of dengue cases has been attributed to climate change; however, contradicting reports show uncertain relationships between dengue and climatic factors. This study showed the relat . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Challenges and future perspective for dengue vector control in the Western Pacific Region

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-14032009115711
Author(s) :
Moh S. Chang, Eva Maria Christophel, Deyer Gopinath, Rashid Abdur
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Western Pac Surveill Response J. April 2011; Vol. 2 ( 2 ) : p. 9-16 (Journal)
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Dengue remains a significant public health issue in the Western Pacific Region. In the absence of a vaccine, vector control is the mainstay for dengue prevention and control. In this paper we describe vector surveillance and vector control in the Western Pacific countries and areas. Vector surveill . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Low adiposity during early infancy is associated with a low risk for developing dengue hemorrhagic fever: a preliminary model

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-14032016204752
Author(s) :
D Libraty, L Zhang, M Woda, V Tallo, E Mercado, J Brion, R Z. Capeding
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PloS One. February 2014; Vol. 9 ( 2 ) : p. 1-5 (Journal)
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Dengue virus (DENV) infections range from asymptomatic or mild illness to a severe and potentially life threatening disease, dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF). DHF occurs in primary DENV infections during early infancy. A prospective clinical study of DENV infections during infancy was conducted in San . . .
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RITM
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Dengue diagnosis, advances and challenges

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-14032016391734
Author(s) :
M P. Guzman, G Kouri
Source Document :
International Journal of Infectious Diseases . 2004; Vol. 8 (Journal)
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Dengue diagnosis was one of the topics discussed at the symposium 'The Global Threat of Dengue -- Desperately Seeking Solutions' organized during the 10th International Congress of Infectious Diseases held in Singapore in 2002. In this paper, a review is presented focusing on the main advances, prob . . .
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London
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Medicinal plants used in dengue treatment: An overview

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-14032016480233
Author(s) :
Ravi K. Pigili, Chinnalalaiah Runja
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Dengue fever or dengue hemorrhagic fever is the most prevalent viral disease caused by dengue virus a family of flavivirus transmitted through aedes aegypti mosquito. Approximately 2.5 billion people word wide affected by this virus. Dengue is single stranded RNA virus, has four serotypes i.e. type . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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A case study of dengue vaccines under development

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-14032018155992
Author(s) :
Anatole Krattiger, Richard Mahoney, Amrita Chiluwal, Stanley Kowalski
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Abstract :
This Global Challenges Report presents a "global access" freedom to operate (FTO) analysis of six vaccines under development against dengue hemorrhagic fever (hereinafter referred to as "dengue"), a Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD)3 endemic to tropical regions. Developing a vaccine against dengue . . .
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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
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Dengue guidelines for diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control

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NCR-RITM-14032018403051
Author(s) :
J Deen, L Lum
Source Document :
Bulletin WHO. 2009 (Journal)
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This publication is intended to contribute to prevention and control of the morbidity and mortality associated with dengue and to serve as an authoritative reference source for health workers and researchers. These guidelines are not intended to replace national guidelines but to assist in the devel . . .
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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
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Platelet augmentation activity of selected Philippine plants

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NCR-RITM-14032513150429
Author(s) :
E Arollado, I Pena, V Dahilig
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International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Phytopharmacological Research. May 2013; Vol. 3 ( 2 ) : p. 121-123 (Journal)
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Various plants in the Philippines are currently being used to increase platelet counts in thrombocytopenic disorders including dengue hemorrhagic fever but the efficacy of such claims is uncertain. The present study investigated the platelet augmentation activity of Carica papaya L. (Family- Caricac . . .
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Incidence of dengue in Ozamiz City, Philippines

HERDIN record number :
NCR-RITM-14032611234943
Author(s) :
J Pasay, A Awa, J Ocapan
Source Document :
J Multidisciplinary Studies. December 2013; Vol. 2 ( 1 ) (Journal)
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The incidence of dengue has become a serious health concern in many areas around the world. The increasing number of dengue cases are said to be the result of rapid population growth and climate change. This study assessed the incidence of dengue in Ozamiz City, Philippines. It also determined the r . . .
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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library
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Building improved long term health capability for local communities

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NCR-RITM-14032810043748
Author(s) :
Company Sanofi Pasteur
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Abstract :
Local employment in San Pablo City includes fishing and handicrafts but many of the just over 237,000 inhabitants travel to Manila for work. They live in simple two-roomed housing built of concrete and wood. Dengue is one of the top three health problems, in addition to pneumonia and tuberculosis. P . . .
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RITM
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