Volume 42
Number 1
January 2011


Table of Contents  
Factors associated with regional bias of pfcrt (Plasmodium falciparum chloroquine resistance transporter) haplotypes in Napal  
MR Banjara, M Imwong, S Petmitr, W Sirawaraporn, AB Joshi, P Chavalitshewinkoon-Petmitr 1
Directly observed therapy with primaquine to reduce the recurrence rate of Plasmodium vivax infection along the Thai-Myanmar border  
W Maneeboonyang, S Lawpoolsri, S Puangsa-art, S Yimsamran, N Thanyavanich, P Wuthisen, S Prommongkol, W Chaimongkul, P Rukmanee, N Rukmanee, IF Chavez, S Krudsood 9
Species identification of intestinal microsporidia using immunofluorescence antibody assays  
MA Al-Mekhlafi, MS Fatmah, N Anisah, M ‘Azlin, HM Al-Mekhlafi, M Norhayati 19
Efficacy of sodium metaperiodate (SMP)-ELISA for the serodiagnosis of schistosomiasis mekongi  
M Kirinoki, Y Chigusa, H Ohmae, M Sinuon, D Socheat, J Matsumoto, V Kitikoon, H Matsuda 25
Experimental infection with Paragonimus heterotremus metacercariae in laboratory animals in Manipur, India  
TS Singh, H Sugiyama, KhR Devi, LD Singh, S Binchai, A Rangsiruji 34
Allozyme analysis of the temporal populations of Echinostoma revolutum collected from domestic ducks in Khon Kaen Province, Thailand  
W Saijuntha, P Sithithaworn, C Tantrawatpan, S Tapdara, RH Andrews 39
Development of HAT-RAPD marker for detection of Stellantchasmus falcatus infection  
C Wongsawad 46
Infection dynamics and molecular identification of metacercariae in cyprinoids from Chiang Mai and Sakon Nakhon Provinces  
P Wongsawad, C Wongsawad 53
Research note. Seasonal variation of metacercariae in cyprinoid fish from Kwae Noi Bamroongdan Dam, Phitsanulok Province, northern Thailand  
W Noikong, C Wongsawad, A Phalee 58
Effect of temperature on laboratory reared Anopheles dirus Peyton and Harrison and Anopheles sawadwongporni Rattanarithikul and Green  
S Phasomkusolsil, K Lerdthusnee, B Khuntirat, W Kongtak, K Pantuwatana, JR Murphy 63
Survey of Anopheles mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in West Sumba District, Indonesia  
KA Barbara, S Sukowati, S Rusmiarto, D Susapto, MJ Bangs, MH Kinzer 71
Studies of phlebotomine sand fly (Diptera: Psychodidae) populations in limestone areas and caves of western Malaysia  
M Khadri Shahar, A Abu Hassan, HL Lee, MR Che Salmah 83
Molecular typing of dengue viruses circulating on the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia from 2005 to 2009  
G Vinomarlini, Tg Rogayah, TS Saraswathy, R Thayan, M Apandi, MK Fauziah, Z Saat 94
Research note. Monitoring of the H275Y mutation in pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 strains isolated in Malaysia  
J Suppiah, MA Yusof, KA Othman, TS Saraswathy, R Thayan, F Md Kasim, S Murad, Z Saat 100
Noroviruses in oysters from local markets and oyster farms in southern Thailand  
L Kittigul, K Pombubpa, S Sukonthalux, T Rattanatham, F Utrarachkij 105
Research note. DNA fingerprinting of septicemic and localized Burkholderia pseudomallei isolates from Malaysian patients  
MN Azura, A Norazah, AGM Kamel, SA Zorin 114
Research note. Drug resistance among Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from private clinics and a DOTS center in Delhi, India  
A Angrup, M Varma-Basil, S Kumar, RK Pathak, H Sharma, JN Banavaliker, M Bose 122
Evaluation of recombinant Lig antigen-based ELISA for detection of leptospiral antibodies in canine sera  
A La-ard, P Amavisit, T Sukpuaram, W Wajjwalku 128
Safety and reactogenicity of DTPa-HBV-IPV/Hib and DTPa-IPV/Hib vaccines in a postmarketing surveillance setting  
FS Lim, KB Phua, BW Lee, SH Quak, YL Teoh, G Ramakrishnan, H-H Han, O Van Der Meeren, J-M Jacquet, HL Bock 138
Case report. Septicemia, meningitis, and skull osteomyelitis complicating infected cephalhematoma caused by ESBL-producing Escherichia coli  
N-S Nakwan, N-W Nakwan, J Wannaro, P Dissaneevate, S Kritsaneepaiboon, K Chokephaibulkit 148
Maternal and child health in a marginalized community along the Thai-Myanmar border  
W Wichaidit, J Kaewkungwal, C Sirivichayakul, P Taechaboonsermsak, V Suvithayasiri 152
Medical faculty and school of health student knowledge of and behavior regarding swine flu and vaccine in Kahramanmaras, Turkey  
A Ozer, E Kirecci, HC Ekerbicer, M Celik 161
Dissemination of reproductive health knowledge by questions and answers through telephone hotline: a feasibility study in Myanmar  
Ko-Ko-Zaw, Than-Tun-Sein, Kyaw-Minn, Khin-Maung-Lwin, Ye-Htut, Yin-Thet-Nu-Oo, Theingi-Myint, San-Shwe, Khin-Pyone-Kyi 168
Metabolic syndrome and its relation to chronic kidney disease in a Southeast Asian population  
B Satirapoj, O Supasyndh, N Mayteedol, A Chaiprasert, P Choovichian 176
Awareness and practices of self-management and influence factors among individuals with type 2 diabetes in urban community settings in Anhui Province, China  
X Zhong, C Tanasugarn, EB Fisher, S Krudsood, D Nityasuddhi 184
Hyperglycemia, glucose intolerance, hypertension and socioeconomic position in eastern Nepal  
KD Mehta, P Karki, M Lamsal, IS Paudel, S Majhi, BKL Das, S Sharma, N Jha, N Baral 197
Risk factors for hypertension among rural Thais  
Lwin-MM-Khin, T Silawan, O Pacheun, C Boonshuyar 208
Smoking behavior among adolescents in Thailand and Malaysia  
T Sirirassamee, B Sirirassamee, R Borland, M Omar, P Driezen 218
Factors related to work ability among Thai workers  
O Kaewboonchoo, S Saleekul, S Usathaporn 225