Fever in the Returned Traveler

Lo Re III, Vincent; Gluckman, Stephen J.
October 2003
American Family Physician;10/1/2003, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p1343
Academic Journal
Focuses on the major causes of malaria, enteric fever, leptospirosis, dengue fever and rickettsial infections in travellers returning from the tropics. Influence of pretravel immunizations and chemoprohylaxis taken during travel on the probability of acquiring infections; Effect of the activities of an individual during a trip on the risk of acquiring an infection; Information on various screening tests for fever.


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