Prevalence of enteropathogenic viruses and molecular characterization of group A rotavirus among children with diarrhea in Dar es Salaam Tanzania
- Genetic Diversity of Circulating Rotavirus Strains in Tanzania Prior to the Introduction of Vaccination. Moyo, Sabrina J.; Blomberg, Bjørn; Hanevik, Kurt; Kommedal, Oyvind; Vainio, Kirsti; Maselle, Samuel Y.; Langeland, Nina // PLoS ONE;May2014, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p1
Background: Tanzania currently rolls out vaccination against rotavirus-diarrhea, a major cause of child illness and death. As the vaccine covers a limited number of rotavirus variants, this study describes the molecular epidemiology of rotavirus among children under two years in Dar es Salaam,...
- Identification of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli isolated from infants and children in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Moyo, Sabrina J.; Maselle, Samwel Y.; Matee, Mecky I.; Langeland, Nina; Mylvaganam, Haima // BMC Infectious Diseases;2007, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p1
Background: Relatively few studies have been done in Tanzania to detect and classify diarrheagenic Escherichia coli (DEC) strains among children with diarrhea. This study aimed at investigating DEC among children in Dar es Salaam aged less than five years hospitalized due to acute/persistent...
- Holiday Inn. // New African;Dec2012, Issue 523, p37
A review is offered for the Holiday Inn Dar es Salaam City Centre located in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
- Despite charges of widespread fraud and disorganization. McLaughlin, Abraham T.; Bandrapalli, Suman // Christian Science Monitor;10/31/95, Vol. 87 Issue 235, p2
Reports the first multiparty election in Tanzania. New voting in Dar es Salaam.
- From 'Planning the City' to a 'City that Plans': The Experience of Dar es Salaam. Rutsch, Horst // UN Chronicle;Mar-May2001, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p62
Focuses on the cooperation among community sectors for urban development realization in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Expertise of dwellers on the needs of the city; Approaches drafted by community groups for the management of urban growth; Identification of environmental management concerns in the...
- Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, was tense yesterday. McLaughlin, Abraham T.; Bandrapalli, Suman // Christian Science Monitor;11/3/95, Vol. 87 Issue 238, p2
Reports on the prevalence of a tense atmosphere in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, on November 2, 1995 due to the awaited ruling by the high court on the fate of pluralist elections.
- Prevalences of diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk factors in Hindu Indian subcommunities in Tanzania. Ramaiya, K.L.; Swai, A.B.M.; McLarty, D.G.; Bhopal, R.S.; Alberti, K.G.M.M. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/3/91, Vol. 303 Issue 6797, p271
Examines the prevalence of diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk factors in Hindu Indian subcommunities in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania. Consideration on the socioeconomic characteristics and lifestyle of the population; Exploration on the genetic basis of diabetes; Determination of insulin...
- Enteric Pathogens in Stored Drinking Water and on Caregiverâ€™s Hands in Tanzanian Households with and without Reported Cases of Child Diarrhea. Mattioli, Mia Catharine; Boehm, Alexandria B.; Davis, Jennifer; Harris, Angela R.; Mrisho, Mwifadhi; Pickering, Amy J. // PLoS ONE;Jan2014, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p1
Background: Diarrhea is one of the leading causes of mortality in young children. Diarrheal pathogens are transmitted via the fecal-oral route, and for children the majority of this transmission is thought to occur within the home. However, very few studies have documented enteric pathogens...
- Discriminative ability of the generic and conditionspecific Child-Oral Impacts on Daily Performances (Child-OIDP) by the Limpopo-Arusha School Health (LASH) Project: A cross-sectional study. Mbawalla, Hawa S.; Mtaya, Matilda; Masalu, Joyce R.; Brudvik, Pongsri; Astrom, Anne N. // BMC Pediatrics;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p45
Background: Generic and condition-specific (CS) oral-health-related quality-of-life (OHRQoL) instruments assess the impacts of general oral conditions and specific oral diseases. Focusing schoolchildren from Arusha and Dar es Salaam, in Tanzania, this study compared the discriminative ability of...
- Nordic countries support diesel. // Modern Power Systems;Nov94, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p9
Reports that Norway and Sweden have both contributed to the expansion of a diesel power plant in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.