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    • Epidemiological Update, Chikungunya Fever (24 January 2014) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2014-01-24)
      Since the first report received by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) / World Health Organization (WHO) of autochthonous transmission of chikungunya infection on 6 December 2013, there are now six territories in ...
    • Epidemiological Update, Chikungunya fever (21 February 2014) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2014-02-21)
      To date, ten countries and territories in the Region of the Americas have recorded autochthonous cases of chikungunya infection: Anguilla, the British Virgin Islands, Dominica, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Saint ...
    • Persistent arthralgia and related risks factors in laboratory-confirmed cases of Chikungunya virus infection in Mexico 

      Murillo-Zamora, Efrén; Mendoza-Cano, Oliver; Trujillo-Hernández, Benjamín; Sánchez-Piña, Ramón Alberto; Guzmán-Esquivel, José (2017-03)
      Objective. To estimate the cumulative incidence of persistent arthralgia at 6 months from acute Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) infection and to evaluate the association of clinical markers with the risk of long-term ...
    • Perfil clinicoepidemiológico de la infección por Chikungunya en casos hospitalarios atendidos en 2015 en Mérida, México 

      Méndez, Nina; Baeza-Herrera, Luis; Ojeda-Baranda, Rafael; Huchim-Lara, Oswaldo; Gómez-Carro, Salvador (2017-05)
      Objetivos. Describir el perfil epidemiológico y analizar las manifestaciones clínicas por grupo de edad de los casos de chikungunya atendidos en 2015 en un hospital general de Mérida, México. Métodos. Estudio observacional ...
    • Seroprevalencia y tasa de ataque clínica por chikungunya en Nicaragua, 2014-2015 

      Ministerio del Poder Ciudadano para la Salud de Nicaragua (2017-06)
      Objetivo. Estimar la seroprevalencia, la tasa de ataque clínica y la proporción de infecciones subclínicas por chikungunya, Métodos. Se realizó un estudio transversal en 39 sitios distribuidos en todo el territorio nacional ...
    • Chikungunya virus outbreak in Sint Maarten, 2013–2014 

      Henry, Maria; Francis, Lorraine; Asin, Virginia; Polson-Edwards, Karen; Olowokure, Babatunde (2017-06)
      This report describes the outbreak of chikungunya virus (CHIKV) in Sint Maarten, a constituent country of Kingdom of the Netherlands comprising the southern part of the Caribbean island of Saint Martin, from 22 December ...