TITLE

Fever in the Returned Traveler

AUTHOR(S)
Lo Re III, Vincent; Gluckman, Stephen J.
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
American Family Physician;10/1/2003, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p1343
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
11018047

 

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