<p>Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) is a neurologic condition characterized by flaccid limb weakness. After a large number of reports of AFM in 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention began standardized
Cost-effectiveness of scaling up of hepatitis C screening and treatment: a modelling study in South Korea
<p>The prices and the coverage of effective direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) to treat hepatitis C vary across countries.<a href="http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/files/file/hepatitis-C-South-Korea.pdf"
Hypertension screening, awareness, treatment, and control in India: A nationally representative cross-sectional study among individuals aged 15 to 49 years
<p>Evidence on where in the hypertension care process individuals are lost to care, and how this varies among states and population groups in a country as large as India, is essential for the design of
Antimicrobial resistance in leprosy: results of the first prospective open survey conducted by a WHO surveillance network for the period 2009–15
<p>Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a priority for surveillance in bacterial infections. For leprosy, AMR has not been assessed because Mycobacterium leprae does not grow in vitro.<a href="http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/files/file/Antimicrobial-resistance-leprosy.pdf"
Impact and longevity of measles-associated immune suppression: a matched cohort study using data from the THIN general practice database in the UK
<p>Measles is a highly contagious childhood disease. During the prevaccine era, nearly every child acquired measles before the age of 15 years. <a href="http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/files/file/measles-infection.pdf"
The burden of cancers and their variations across the states of India: the Global Burden of Disease Study 1990–2016
<p>Previous efforts to report estimates of cancer incidence and mortality in India and its different parts include the National Cancer Registry Programme Reports, Sample Registration System cause of death
<p>Mycetoma is a chronic mutilating disease of the skin and the underlying tissues caused by fungi or bacteria. Although recently included in the list of neglected tropical diseases by the World Health
Highly-sensitive detection of Salmonella typhi in clinical blood samples by magnetic nanoparticle-based enrichment and in-situ measurement of isothermal amplification of nucleic acids
<p>Enteric fever continues to be a major cause of mortality and morbidity globally, particularly in poor resource settings. Lack of rapid diagnostic assays is a major driving factor for the empirical treatment
Global prevalence, treatment, and prevention of hepatitis B virus infection in 2016: a modelling study
The 69th World Health Assembly approved the Global Health Sector Strategy to eliminate viral hepatitis by 2030. Although no virological cure exists for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, existing therapies
Malaria diagnosis by PCR revealed differential distribution of mono and mixed species infections by Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax in India
<p>Malaria is a vector-borne infectious disease, caused by five different species of the genus Plasmodium, and is endemic to many tropical and sub-tropical countries of the globe. At present, malaria diagnosis