Aba Mahamat

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Publications

  1. pmc Climatic drivers of seasonal influenza epidemics in French Guiana, 2006-2010
    A Mahamat
    Fogarty International Centre, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA
    J Infect 67:141-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Risk of rabies transmission and adverse effects of postexposure prophylaxis in health care workers exposed to a fatal case of human rabies
    Aba Mahamat
    Infectious Diseases and Hygiene Unit, Andree Rosemon Hospital, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Am J Infect Control 40:456-8. 2012
  3. pmc Additive preventive effect of influenza and pneumococcal vaccines in the elderly: results of a large cohort study
    Aba Mahamat
    Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Department, Cayenne General Hospital, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 9:128-35. 2013
  4. pmc Comparison between emerging Q fever in French Guiana and endemic Q fever in Marseille, France
    Sophie Edouard
    Aix Marseille Universite, Marseille, France Department of Infectious and Tropical Disease, Centre Hospitalier Andrée Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:915-9. 2014
  5. pmc First human rabies case in French Guiana, 2008: epidemiological investigation and control
    Jean Baptiste Meynard
    Institut Pasteur de la Guyane, Cayenne, French Guiana
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1537. 2012
  6. pmc Q fever in French Guiana
    Carole Eldin
    Unité de Recherche sur Les Maladies Infectieuses et Ttropicales Émergentes, Unités Mxtes de Rcherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 7278, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement 198, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale Unité 1095, Faculte de Medecine, Aix Marseille Universite, Marseille, France Unité de Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Centre Hospitalier Andrée Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 91:771-6. 2014
  7. pmc Unique clone of Coxiella burnetii causing severe Q fever, French Guiana
    Aba Mahamat
    Centre Hospitalier Andrée Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1102-4. 2013
  8. pmc High prevalence of HBsAg during pregnancy in Asian communities at Cayenne Hospital, French Guiana
    Aba Mahamat
    Unité des Maladies Infectieuses et Hygiène, Centre Hospitalier Andrée Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:711-3. 2010

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  1. pmc Climatic drivers of seasonal influenza epidemics in French Guiana, 2006-2010
    A Mahamat
    Fogarty International Centre, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA
    J Infect 67:141-7. 2013
    ..Influenza seasonality remains poorly studied in Equatorial regions. Here we assessed the seasonal characteristics and environmental drivers of influenza epidemics in French Guiana, where influenza surveillance was established in 2006...
  2. doi request reprint Risk of rabies transmission and adverse effects of postexposure prophylaxis in health care workers exposed to a fatal case of human rabies
    Aba Mahamat
    Infectious Diseases and Hygiene Unit, Andree Rosemon Hospital, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Am J Infect Control 40:456-8. 2012
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  3. pmc Additive preventive effect of influenza and pneumococcal vaccines in the elderly: results of a large cohort study
    Aba Mahamat
    Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Department, Cayenne General Hospital, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 9:128-35. 2013
    ..An additive effect was observed in the prevention of all-cause mortality with influenza and pneumococcal vaccines given together in elderly people, including in those with underlying chronic disease...
  4. pmc Comparison between emerging Q fever in French Guiana and endemic Q fever in Marseille, France
    Sophie Edouard
    Aix Marseille Universite, Marseille, France Department of Infectious and Tropical Disease, Centre Hospitalier Andrée Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:915-9. 2014
    ..024). The differing epidemiology, clinical, and serologic responses of patients from Cayenne and Marseille suggest a different source of infection and a different strain of Coxiella burnetii...
  5. pmc First human rabies case in French Guiana, 2008: epidemiological investigation and control
    Jean Baptiste Meynard
    Institut Pasteur de la Guyane, Cayenne, French Guiana
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1537. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Q fever in French Guiana
    Carole Eldin
    Unité de Recherche sur Les Maladies Infectieuses et Ttropicales Émergentes, Unités Mxtes de Rcherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 7278, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement 198, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale Unité 1095, Faculte de Medecine, Aix Marseille Universite, Marseille, France Unité de Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Centre Hospitalier Andrée Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 91:771-6. 2014
    ..Further studies are necessary to identify this reservoir. Identification of this reservoir will improve the understanding of the Q fever epidemic in French Guiana and will provide new tools to control this public health problem. ..
  7. pmc Unique clone of Coxiella burnetii causing severe Q fever, French Guiana
    Aba Mahamat
    Centre Hospitalier Andrée Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1102-4. 2013
    ..This clone has caused pneumonia and endocarditis and seems to be more virulent than previously described strains...
  8. pmc High prevalence of HBsAg during pregnancy in Asian communities at Cayenne Hospital, French Guiana
    Aba Mahamat
    Unité des Maladies Infectieuses et Hygiène, Centre Hospitalier Andrée Rosemon, Cayenne, French Guiana
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:711-3. 2010
    ..With 11.0% HBsAg prevalence, Asian women (Hmong and Chinese) were the group with the highest risk of hepatitis B virus (HBV) perinatal transmission compared with other ethnic groups...