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The STRATAA study protocol: a programme to assess the burden of enteric fever in Bangladesh, Malawi and Nepal using prospective population census, passive surveillance, serological studies and healthcare utilisation surveys

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INTRODUCTION: Invasive infections caused by Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi and Paratyphi A are estimated to account for 12-27 million febrile illness episodes worldwide annually. Determining the true burden of typhoidal Salmonellae infections is hindered by lack of population-based studies and adequate laboratory diagnostics.The Strategic Typhoid alliance across Africa and Asia study takes a systematic approach to measuring the age-stratified burden of clinical and subclinical disease caus...

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10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016283

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Oxford, MSD, Paediatrics
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Strategic Award (no. 106158/Z/14/Z)
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BMJ Open Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
6
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Article: e016283
Publication date:
2017-07-02
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2044-6055
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pubs:703091
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uri:13bc6222-2e1c-435f-ba69-ed09ceaae7a2
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6

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