Archer, Brett N.; Thomas, Juno; Weyer, Jacqueline; Cengimbo, Ayanda; Landoh, Dadja E.; Jacobs, Charlene; Ntuli, Sindile; Modise, Motshabi; Mathonsi, Moshe; Mashishi, Morton S.; Leman, Patricia A.; Le Roux, C.A. (Chantel Anne); Jansen van Vuren, Petrus; Kemp, Alan; Paweska, Janusz Tadeusz; Blumberg, Lucille H.(Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2013-12)
Rift Valley fever (RVF) is an emerging zoonosis posing
a public health threat to humans in Africa. During sporadic
RVF outbreaks in 2008–2009 and widespread epidemics in
2010–2011, 302 laboratory-confirmed human infections, ...
Paweska, Janusz Tadeusz; Sewlall, Nivesh H.; Ksiazek, Thomas G.; Blumberg, Lucille H.; Hale, Martin J.; Lipkin, Ian W.; Weyer, Jacqueline; Nichol, Stuart T.; Rollin, Pierre E.; McMullan, Laura K.; Paddock, Christopher D.; Briese, Thomas; Mnyaluza, Joy; Dinh, Thu-Ha; Mukonka, Victor; Ching, Pamela; Duse, Adriano; Richards, Guy A.; De Jong, Gillian; Cohen, Cheryl; Ikalafeng, Bridget; Mugero, Charles; Asomugha, Chika; Malotle, Mirriam M.; Nteo, Dorothy M.; Misiani, Eunice; Swanepoel, Robert; Zaki, Sherif R.(Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2009-10)
A nosocomial outbreak of disease involving 5 patients, 4 of whom died, occurred in South Africa during September–October 2008. The first patient had been transferred from Zambia to South Africa for medical management. Three ...
Archer, Brett N.; Weyer, Jacqueline; Paweska, Janusz Tadeusz; Nkosi, Deliwe; Leman, Patricia A.; Tint, Khin-San; Blumberg, Lucille H.(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2011-04)
BACKGROUND: During 2008, Rift Valley fever (RVF) virus re-emerged in South Africa as focal outbreaks in several provinces.
Aims. To investigate an outbreak affecting cattle farmers and farm workers, and the staff and ...