Cascading effect of economic globalization on human risks of scrub typhus and tick-borne rickettsial diseases
Her research interest is infectious diseases and public health, particularly related to rickettsial diseases
The possibility of dogs as reservoirs of rickettsial disease
has previously been investigated in studies evaluating R.
A rickettsial disease
was considered, and the patient was given doxycycline (100 mg 2x/d) for 14 days.
Doxycycline is considered the most effective treatment against all rickettsial diseases
, which are transmitted to humans through vectors such as fleas, ticks, lice and mites.
Laboratory diagnosis of rickettsioses: Current approaches to diagnosis of old and new rickettsial diseases
The researchers are working towards cards that also will test for five other diseases that, like malaria, cause high-fever symptoms: dengue, influenza, Rickettsial diseases
, typhoid and measles.
She is assigned to the Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch of the Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases
, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-borne, and Enteric Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia.
are sometimes seen in those who travel to Africa during tick season (April-November).
Looking back, we find examples of rickettsial diseases
killed more people than the actual war (2).
International Conference on Rickettsiae and Rickettsial Diseases
(4th: 2005: Logrono, Spain).
Diagnostic tests for Rocky Mountain spotted fever and other rickettsial diseases