Infectious Diseases of Poverty [Accessed 5 November 2016]

Infectious Diseases of Poverty
[Accessed 5 November 2016]
Scoping Review
Alternatives to currently used antimalarial drugs: in search of a magic bullet
Malaria is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in many African countries and parts of Asia and South America. Novel approaches to combating the disease have emerged in recent years and several drug candid…
Akshaya Srikanth Bhagavathula, Asim Ahmed Elnour and Abdulla Shehab
Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:103
Published on: 4 November 2016

Research Article
Assessment of the response to cholera outbreaks in two districts in Ghana
Despite recurring outbreaks of cholera in Ghana, very little has been reported on assessments of outbreak response activities undertaken in affected areas. This study assessed the response activities undertake...
Sally-Ann Ohene, Wisdom Klenyuie and Mark Sarpeh
Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:99
Published on: 2 November 2016

Research Article
Tuberculosis care strategies and their economic consequences for patients: the missing link to end tuberculosis
While investment in the development of Tuberculosis (TB) treatment strategies is essential, it cannot be assumed that the strategies are affordable for TB patients living in countries with high economic constr…
Belete Getahun, Moges Wubie, Getiye Dejenu and Tsegahun Manyazewal
Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:93
Published on: 1 November 2016