This thematic volume provides authoritative, up-to-date reviews pertaining to the epidemiology, public health significance and shifts therein, control (current activities, successes, setbacks), persisting challenges (e.g. sanitation, universal coverage of health services, health-related behavior) of the key parasitic diseases in Southeast Asia. The book also discusses the new tools and approaches for enhanced discovery and control of helminthic diseases.
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R Bergquist, J Utzinger, R Olveda, XN Zhou. Breaking the hegemony of this "wormy world" in Southeast Asia
P Hotez & J Ehrenberg. Escalating the Global Fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases Through Interventions in Southeast Asia and China
Schrantz et al. Neglected diseases and ethinic minorities in the Western Pacific Region-Exploring the links
R Bergquist & M Tanner, Control of schistosomiasis japonica: a tale of two countries
Zhou et al. Schistosomiasis japonica: research and control
M Sudomo et al. Impact and control of lymphatic filariasis in Southeast Asia
M Vang-Johansen et al. Towards improved diagnosis of zoonotic trematodes in Asia
J Keiser et al. Major Helminth Infections: The Drugs We Have and the Drugs We Need helminthiasis and ood-borne trematodiasis)
R Bergquist et al. Control of the major helminthic zoonoses in Asia: vaccine development as part of the solution
J Malone et al. Implementing a Geospatial Health Data Infrastructure in Southeast Asia
GJ Yang et al. Climate Changes and RNAS+ Target Diseases
C King et al. Health Metrics for Helminthic Infections
Lisa et al. Social science applied in helthminthic infection in Aoutheast Asia
S Wayling et al. Infrastructures in capability strengthening, training and teaching for the Asian Schistosomiasis and Other Zoonotic Helminthiasis: A Role Model for Collaboration.