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Jairia Dela Cruz, 09 Jan 2018
There appears to be a substantial number of patients developing chronic joint pain at a median of 20 months following infection with chikungunya virus, as shown in a study involving a large Latin American cohort.
21 Aug 2017

Several human and mosquito factors contribute to the re-emergence of chikungunya in the country, says a medical microbiologist.

Jairia Dela Cruz, 28 Mar 2017
A novel smartphone-based diagnostic device shows promise for rapid and low-cost detection of Zika, dengue and chikungunya viruses, and may particularly be useful as a a point-of-care assay in resource-limited areas.
Dr Joslyn Ngu, 09 Nov 2017

Several human and mosquito-related factors contribute to the re-emergence of chikungunya in the country, says a medical microbiologist.

Influenza prophylaxis to reduce complications in high-risk populations

01 Jul 2018
Influenza is a highly contagious viral disease, which is primarily spread through water droplets containing strains of the virus. Dr Leong Chee Loon shares his insights into the management of influenza in Malaysia, highlighting the importance of improving vaccination coverage in populations at high-risk of influenza-related complications, such as elderly patients and healthcare practitioners.

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Most Read Articles
Jairia Dela Cruz, 09 Jan 2018
There appears to be a substantial number of patients developing chronic joint pain at a median of 20 months following infection with chikungunya virus, as shown in a study involving a large Latin American cohort.
21 Aug 2017

Several human and mosquito factors contribute to the re-emergence of chikungunya in the country, says a medical microbiologist.

Jairia Dela Cruz, 28 Mar 2017
A novel smartphone-based diagnostic device shows promise for rapid and low-cost detection of Zika, dengue and chikungunya viruses, and may particularly be useful as a a point-of-care assay in resource-limited areas.
Dr Joslyn Ngu, 09 Nov 2017

Several human and mosquito-related factors contribute to the re-emergence of chikungunya in the country, says a medical microbiologist.