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    • 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 ...
    • Prolonged Zika virus viremia in a patient with Guillain-Barré syndrome in Trinidad and Tobago 

      Gonzalez-Escobar, Gabriel; Valadere, Anne Marie; Adams, Rosmond; Polson-Edwards, Karen; Hinds, Avery Q.J.; Misir, Akenath; Hospedales, C. James (2017-09)
      An emerging mosquito-borne flavivirus, Zika virus (ZIKV) is a significant public health concern because of the syndromes associated with the infection. In addition, ZIKV is considered a major problem due to large-scale ...
    • Zika virus outbreak in 19 English- and Dutch-speaking Caribbean countries and territories, 2015–2016 

      Francis, Lorraine; Hunte, Shelly-Ann; Valadere, Ann Marie; Polson-Edwards, Karen; Asin-Oostburg, Virginia; Hospedales, C. James (2018-09)
      [ABSTRACT]. Surveillance for Zika virus was enhanced in the English- and Dutch-speaking Caribbean following emergence of the virus in Brazil in May 2015. The first autochthonous case of Zika in the Caribbean was reported ...