Rajib Chowdhury

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Publications

  1. pmc Chemical and environmental vector control as a contribution to the elimination of visceral leishmaniasis on the Indian subcontinent: cluster randomized controlled trials in Bangladesh, India and Nepal
    Anand B Joshi
    Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal
    BMC Med 7:54. 2009
  2. pmc The Indian and Nepalese programmes of indoor residual spraying for the elimination of visceral leishmaniasis: performance and effectiveness
    R Chowdhury
    National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 105:31-5. 2011
  3. pmc Comparison of insecticide-treated nets and indoor residual spraying to control the vector of visceral leishmaniasis in Mymensingh District, Bangladesh
    Rajib Chowdhury
    Regional Office for South East Asia, World Health Organization, New Delhi, India
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:662-7. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint How dengue vector Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) survive during the dry season in Dhaka City, Bangladesh?
    Rajib Chowdhury
    National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine NIPSOM, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    J Vector Borne Dis 51:179-87. 2014
  5. pmc Visceral leishmaniasis-associated mortality in Bangladesh: a retrospective cross-sectional study
    M Mamun Huda
    Centre for Population, Urbanization and Climate Change, ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    BMJ Open 4:e005408. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Insecticide-treated bed nets in rural Bangladesh: their potential role in the visceral leishmaniasis elimination programme
    Dinesh Mondal
    Laboratory Sciences Division, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1382-9. 2010
  7. pmc How far are we from visceral leishmaniasis elimination in Bangladesh? An assessment of epidemiological surveillance data
    Rajib Chowdhury
    National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine NIPSOM, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e3020. 2014
  8. pmc Low prevalence of Leishmania donovani infection among the blood donors in kala-azar endemic areas of Bangladesh
    M Mamun Huda
    Centre for Communicable Disease, ICDDR, B, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh
    BMC Infect Dis 13:62. 2013

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Publications8

  1. pmc Chemical and environmental vector control as a contribution to the elimination of visceral leishmaniasis on the Indian subcontinent: cluster randomized controlled trials in Bangladesh, India and Nepal
    Anand B Joshi
    Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal
    BMC Med 7:54. 2009
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  2. pmc The Indian and Nepalese programmes of indoor residual spraying for the elimination of visceral leishmaniasis: performance and effectiveness
    R Chowdhury
    National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 105:31-5. 2011
    ..Preparation for, and the monitoring of, the IRS operations against sandfly populations in India and Nepal need to be improved...
  3. pmc Comparison of insecticide-treated nets and indoor residual spraying to control the vector of visceral leishmaniasis in Mymensingh District, Bangladesh
    Rajib Chowdhury
    Regional Office for South East Asia, World Health Organization, New Delhi, India
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:662-7. 2011
    ..Our data suggest that both IRS and ITNs may help to improve VL control in Bangladesh...
  4. ncbi request reprint How dengue vector Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) survive during the dry season in Dhaka City, Bangladesh?
    Rajib Chowdhury
    National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine NIPSOM, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    J Vector Borne Dis 51:179-87. 2014
    ..Therefore, a survey was conducted to investigate the presence of eggs of the dengue vector mosquitoes in treeholes during the dry season in February 2001 to know their contribution on dengue outbreaks...
  5. pmc Visceral leishmaniasis-associated mortality in Bangladesh: a retrospective cross-sectional study
    M Mamun Huda
    Centre for Population, Urbanization and Climate Change, ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    BMJ Open 4:e005408. 2014
    ..To investigate visceral leishmaniasis (VL) deaths and risk factors in two VL endemic areas of Bangladesh...
  6. doi request reprint Insecticide-treated bed nets in rural Bangladesh: their potential role in the visceral leishmaniasis elimination programme
    Dinesh Mondal
    Laboratory Sciences Division, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1382-9. 2010
    ..To analyse the feasibility, acceptability and effectiveness of insecticide-treated bed nets with slow-release insecticides (KO Tab 123) as an option for kala-azar vector management in Bangladesh...
  7. pmc How far are we from visceral leishmaniasis elimination in Bangladesh? An assessment of epidemiological surveillance data
    Rajib Chowdhury
    National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine NIPSOM, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e3020. 2014
    ..In Bangladesh the elimination target is set at less than one new case per 10,000 population per year at upazila (sub-district) level. As the deadline approaches, we review the status of the elimination initiative in this country...
  8. pmc Low prevalence of Leishmania donovani infection among the blood donors in kala-azar endemic areas of Bangladesh
    M Mamun Huda
    Centre for Communicable Disease, ICDDR, B, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh
    BMC Infect Dis 13:62. 2013
    ..No information is available about the prevalence of Leishmania infection among blood donors in Bangladesh; therefore we aimed to investigate this question...