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Distinguishing malaria and influenza: early clinical features in controlled human experimental infection studies.

Abstract:

During the H1N1 influenza pandemic (pH1N1/09) diagnostic algorithms were developed to guide antiviral provision. However febrile illnesses are notoriously difficult to distinguish clinically. Recent evidence highlights the importance of incorporating travel history into diagnostic algorithms to prevent the catastrophic misdiagnosis of life-threatening infections such as malaria. We applied retrospectively the UK pH1N1/09 case definition to a unique cohort of healthy adult volunteers exposed t...

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10.1016/j.tmaid.2012.03.008

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Lillie, PJ More by this author
Duncan, CJ More by this author
Sheehy, SH More by this author
O'Hara, GA More by this author
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Journal:
Travel medicine and infectious disease
Volume:
10
Issue:
4
Pages:
192-196
Publication date:
2012-07-05
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EISSN:
1873-0442
ISSN:
1477-8939
URN:
uuid:5b4e8b3a-4cc1-4ca0-aebc-101e2d1766be
Source identifiers:
325235
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pubs:325235

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