Empty Shelves, Come Back Tomorrow: ARV Stock Outs Undermine Efforts to Fight HIV
Click Here to Download the Full Report Despite considerable investments in supply chain reforms, wide-spread medicines stock outs negatively constrain patients’ ability to have access to their ...
Everyday Emergency: Silent Suffering in Democratic Republic of Congo
SUMMARY For much of the past few decades, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has been dealing with numerous, often overlapping emergencies, as persistent instability in its eastern provinces and ...
Progress Under Threat: Perspectives on the HIV Treatment Gap
While gains made in the fight against HIV/AIDS in the past decade are encouraging, countries most affected by the pandemic continue to struggle to place enough people on treatment and implement the ...
Challenges of controlling sleeping sickness in areas of violent conflict: experience in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Jacqueline Tong, Olaf Valverde, Claude Mahoudeau, Oliver Yun, Francois Chappuis Confl Health 2011;5:7 Conflict and Health Read more
Artesunate versus quinine in the treatment of severe falciparum malaria in African children (AQUAMAT): an open-label, randomised trial
Arjen M Dondorp et al, for the AQUAMAT group Lancet 2010;376(9753):1647-57. (doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(10)61924-1) Read more
Violence against civilians and access to health care in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo: three cross-sectional surveys
Kathryn P Alberti, Emmanuel Grellety, Ya-Ching Lin, Jonathan Polonsky, Katrien Coppens, Luis Encinas, Marie-Noëlle Rodrigue, Biagio Pedalino, Vital Mondonge Conflict and Health 2010;4:17. (doi: 10 ...
Operative mortality in resource-limited settings: the experience of Medecins Sans Frontieres in 13 countries
Kathryn M Chu, Nathan Ford, Miguel Trelles Arch Surg 2010;145(8):721-5. Archives of Surgery Read more
Reactive vaccination as an effective tool for measles outbreak control in measles mortality reduction settings, Democratic Republic of Congo, 2005-2006
Kathryn P. Alberti, Lisa A. King, Marie-Eve Burny, Benoit Kebela Ilunga, Rebecca F. Grais International Health 2010;2(1):65-8. (doi: 10.1016/j.inhe.2009.12.009) Read more
Human African trypanosomiasis in areas without surveillance [letter]
François Chappuis, Maria Angeles Lima, Laurence Flevaud, Koert Ritmeijer Emerg Infect Dis 2010;16(2):354-6. Emerging Infectious Diseases Read more