Dirk Engels

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Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Morbidity control of schistosomiasis in China
    Jiang Qing-Wu
    School of Public Health, Fudan University, 138 Yi Xue Yuan Lu, Shanghai, People s Republic of China
    Acta Trop 82:115-25. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Determination of ED50 values for praziquantel in praziquantel-resistant and -susceptible Schistosoma mansoni isolates
    Donato Cioli
    Institute of Cell Biology, 32 Via Ramarini, 00016 Monterotondo, Rome, Italy
    Int J Parasitol 34:979-87. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantification of clinical morbidity associated with schistosome infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    Marieke J van der Werf
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Trop 86:125-39. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Associating community prevalence of Schistosoma mansoni infection with prevalence of signs and symptoms
    Marieke J van der Werf
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Trop 82:127-37. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Hyperendemic fascioliasis associated with schistosomiasis in villages in the Nile Delta of Egypt
    Jose Guillermo Esteban
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:429-37. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Soil-transmitted helminth infections: updating the global picture
    Nilanthi R de Silva
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, PO Box 6, Ragama, Sri Lanka
    Trends Parasitol 19:547-51. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of mirazid in comparison with praziquantel in Egyptian Schistosoma mansoni-infected school children and households
    Sanaa Botros
    Theodor Bilharz Research Institute, Warrak el Hadar, Giza, Egypt
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:119-23. 2005

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Morbidity control of schistosomiasis in China
    Jiang Qing-Wu
    School of Public Health, Fudan University, 138 Yi Xue Yuan Lu, Shanghai, People s Republic of China
    Acta Trop 82:115-25. 2002
    ..Therefore, the strategies in different (high, medium, and low) transmission areas during the maintenance stage were put forward in consideration of challenges in national control program in the future...
  2. ncbi request reprint Determination of ED50 values for praziquantel in praziquantel-resistant and -susceptible Schistosoma mansoni isolates
    Donato Cioli
    Institute of Cell Biology, 32 Via Ramarini, 00016 Monterotondo, Rome, Italy
    Int J Parasitol 34:979-87. 2004
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  3. ncbi request reprint Quantification of clinical morbidity associated with schistosome infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    Marieke J van der Werf
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Trop 86:125-39. 2003
    ..mansoni) at 150000 and 130000 per year. Given the overall high number of cases with schistosomiasis-related disease and associated death, we conclude that schistosomiasis remains an important public health problem in sub-Saharan Africa...
  4. ncbi request reprint Associating community prevalence of Schistosoma mansoni infection with prevalence of signs and symptoms
    Marieke J van der Werf
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Trop 82:127-37. 2002
    ..An influence on hepatosplenic morbidity is already present at low community prevalence of infection. For the aspecific symptom abdominal pain we did not find an association...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hyperendemic fascioliasis associated with schistosomiasis in villages in the Nile Delta of Egypt
    Jose Guillermo Esteban
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:429-37. 2003
    ..Interestingly, the relationships of schistosomiasis prevalences and intensities with sex and age follow patterns similar to those found in fascioliasis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Soil-transmitted helminth infections: updating the global picture
    Nilanthi R de Silva
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, PO Box 6, Ragama, Sri Lanka
    Trends Parasitol 19:547-51. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of mirazid in comparison with praziquantel in Egyptian Schistosoma mansoni-infected school children and households
    Sanaa Botros
    Theodor Bilharz Research Institute, Warrak el Hadar, Giza, Egypt
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:119-23. 2005
    ..5% and 79.7%, respectively, in those treated with praziquantel. Therefore, we do not recommend mirazid as an agent to control schistosomiasis...