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    • Knowledge of and attitudes toward heel prick screening for sickle cell disease in Saint Lucia 

      Alexander, Sonia; Belmar-George, Sharon; Eugene, Alisha; Elias, Vanessa (2017-04)
      Objectives. In the Caribbean country of Saint Lucia, umbilical-cord-blood screening for sickle cell disease (SCD) was the testing method that health care workers (HCWs) on the maternity wards of the hospitals preferred ...
    • MMR2 vaccination coverage and timeliness among children born in 2004 – 2009: a national survey in Saint Lucia, 2015 

      Belmar-George, Sharon; Cassius-Frederick, Julietta; Leon, Phil; Alexander, Sonia; Holder, Yvette; Lewis-Bell, Karen Nadine; Danovaro-Holliday, M. Carolina; Bravo-Alcántara, Pamela (2018-05)
      [ABSTRACT]. Objectives. To more accurately determine coverage and timeliness of the second dose of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR2), while identifying factors associated with low MMR2 vaccination uptake among children ...
    • Epidemiology of human leptospirosis in Saint Lucia, 2010–2017 

      Chery, Gemma; Francis, Lorraine; Hunte, Shelly-Ann; Leon, Phil (2020-11-24)
      [ABSTRACT]. Objective. To describe the epidemiology of human leptospirosis cases in Saint Lucia from 2010 to 2017 and determine whether there was a relationship between cases and rainfall and temperature. Methods. A ...
    • News 

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      Contiene: Dengue hemorrhagic fever in Saint Lucia and the Dominican Republic; PAHO creates quick-response disaster relief office; Smoking control workshop held for andean countries
    • Attitudes and practices of pesticide users in Saint Lucia, West Indies 

      McDougall, L; Magloire, L; Hospedales, C.J; Tollefson, J.E; Ooms, M; Singh, N.C; White, Franklin M.M (s.d.)
      This article reports the results of a Saint Lucia survey, part of a larger program, that was the first to document the prevalence of suboptimal safety practices among vector control and farm workers using pesticides in the ...