Volume 36
Number 4
July 2005


Table of Contents  
Postinjury malaria: experiences of doctors in Battambang Province, Cambodia  
T Heger, M Sundet, YV Heng, Y Rattana, H Husum 811
Anemia, malaria and hookworm infections in a Vietnamese ethnic minority  
LQ Hung, PJ de Vries, PT Giao, TQ Binh, NV Nam, PA Kager 816
Surveillance of imported bancroftian filariasis after two-year multiple-dose diethylcarbamazine treatment  
S Koyadun, A Bhumiratana 822
Short-term effects of treatment with 300 mg oral-dose diethylcarbamazine on nocturnally periodic Wuchereria bancrofti microfilaremia and antigenemia  
C Siriaut, A Bhumiratana, S Koyadun, K Anurat, P Satitvipawee 832
Detection of opportunistic and non-opportunistic intestinal parasites and liver flukes in HIV-positive and HIV-negative subjects  
S Pinlaor, P Mootsikapun, P Pinlaor, V Pipitgool, R Tuangnadee 841
Therapeutic effect of subcurative dose praziquantel on Schistosoma mansoni infected mice and resistance to challenge infection after treatment  
R Chaiworaporn, Y Maneerat, W Rojekittikhun, P Ramasoota, T Janecharut, H Matsuda, V Kitikoon 846
Case report. Paragonimiasis in Nan Province, northern Thailand  
D Watthanakulpanich, J Waikagul, P Dekumyoy, P Muangkhum, R Praevanit, S Mongkhonmu 853
Discrimination of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) laboratory lines based on wing geometry  
N Jirakanjanakit, J-P Dujardin 858
Determination of lead toxicity in Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes in the laboratory  
S Kitvatanachai, C Apiwathnasorn, S Leemingsawat, W Wongwit, S Tornee 862
First isolation of Japanese encephalitis from Culex quinquefasciatus in Thailand  
N Nitatpattana, C Apiwathnasorn, P Barbazan, S Leemingsawat, S Yoksan, J-P Gonzalez 875
Efficacy of a Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis tablet formulation, vectoBac DT®, for control of dengue mosquito vectors in potable water containers  
S Benjamin, A Rath, CY Fook, LH Lim 879
Reseach note. Effect of microwave irradiation on the blow fly Chrysomya megacephala (F.) (Diptera: Calliphoridae)  
D Sripakdee, KL Sukontason, S Piangjai, R Ngern-Klun, K Sukontason 893
DHF in infants, late infants and older children: a comparative study  
P Witayathawornwong 896
Structure-activity relationships of dengue antiviral polycyclic quinones  
D Laurent, F Baumann, AG Benoit, A Mortelecqe, N Nitatpattana, I Desvignes, C Debitus, M Laille, J-P Gonzalez, E Chungue 901
Influenza surveillance in Pune, India, 2003  
BL Rao, LR Yeolekar, SS Kadam, MS Pawar, PB Kulkarni, BA More, MR Khude 906
Intratypic variations among Thai herpes simplex virus (HSV) isolates determined by restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) analysis  
S Visaprom, A Chindamporn, W Chantratita, P Bhattarakosol 910
Detection of H. pylori in dyspeptic patients and correlation with clinical outcomes  
C Chomvarin, P Kulsuntiwong, P Mairiang, A Sangchan, C Kulabkhow, S Chau-in, N Waropastrakul 917
Expression of cytokines and monosaccharide transporters in the duodenal mucosa of patients with gastrointestinal symptoms in rural Thailand  
S Lertanekawattana, T Wichatrong, K Chaisiri, R Uchikawa, N Arizono 923
Characterization of diarrheagenic E. coli isolated from food in Khon Kaen, Thailand  
C Chomvarin, O-A Ratchtrachenchai, Y Chantarasuk, S Srigulbutr, K Chaicumpar, W Namwat, D Kotimanusvanij 931
Characterization of Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolated from coastal seawater in peninsular Malaysia  
GB Tanil, S Radu, M Nishibuchi, RA Rahim, S Napis, L Maurice, JW Gunsalam 940
Tuberculosis in HIV/AIDS patients: a Malaysian experience  
V Nissapatorn, I Kuppusamy, BLH Sim, KF Quek, AK Anuar 946
Antimicrobial resistance among Clostridium perfringens isolated from various sources in Thailand  
U Tansuphasiri, W Matra, L Sangsuk 954
Species prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of enterococci isolated in a tertiary care hospital of north India  
S Mohanty, S Jose, R Singhal, S Sood, B Dhawan, BK Das, A Kapil 962
Production of a monoclonal antibody against a yeast secreted antigen of Penicillium marneffei  
S Pornprasert, S Dettrairat, P Vongchan, C Apichatpiyakul 966
A lyophilized formulation to extend the shelf life of tuberculin PPD  
T Bharnthong, V Prachayasittikul, C Isarankura Na Ayudhya, P Premchaiporn, O Khow, V Sitprija 970
Use of the WHO hemoglobin color scale in family welfare clinics in India  
M Abrahams, D Ram, S Das, RP Britt 976
Case report. Pyomyoma in a postmenopausal woman: a case report  
SP Sah, AK Rayamajhi, PP Bhadani 979
Which mild head injured patients should have follow-up after discharge from an accident and emergency ward?: a study in a university hospital setting in Kelantan, Malaysia  
HC Chan, WAW Adnan, K Jaalam, MR Abdullah, J Abdullah 982
Survival of patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer at Ubon Ratchathani Cancer Center, Thailand  
K Srisam-ang, A Podhipak, K Narksawat, P Supaattagorn, M Tipayamongkholgul 994
Utility of gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase and mean corpuscular volume in alcoholic liver disease  
N Baral, S Pokhrel, M Lamsal, BN Yadav, SP Sah 1007
A re-evaluation of plasma sialic acid determination using the periodate resorcinol method versus the enzymatic method  
S Muniandy, R Qvist, A Zaini, K Chinna, IS Ismail 1011
Factors affecting the experiences of drug use by adolescents in a Bangkok slum  
P Laoniramai, OC Laosee, R Somrongthong, S Wongchalee, C Sitthi-amorn 1014
Prescription pattern for treatment of hemorrhoids under the Universal Coverage Policy of Thailand  
OC Laosee, N Pathanapornpandh, C Sitthi-amorn, J Khiewyoo, R Somrongthong, N Dulyavoranun 1020
Water supplies in some rural communities around Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria: bacteriology of drinking waters  
AA Opara 1025
Water supplies in some rural communities around Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria: impact on water-related diseases  
AA Opara 1028
Improving microbial air quality in air-conditioned mass transport buses by opening the bus exhaust ventilation fans  
P Luksamijarulkul, N Arunchai, S Luksamijarulkul, O Kaewboonchoo 1032
Strengthening the capability of family health leaders for sustainable community-based health promotion  
W Chaoniyom, N Suwannapong, N Howteerakul, O Pacheun 1039
Perceived industrial deafness and hearing loss among people in a small Queensland rural community  
S Jirojwong, D Joubert, The Wowan/Dululu Community Volunteer Group Inc, S Anastasi 1048
Factors associated with obesity among workers in a Metropolitan Waterworks Authority  
A Kantachuvessiri, C Sirivichayakul, J KaewKungwal, R Tungtrongchitr, M Lotrakul 1057
Induction of type I collagen and osteocalcin in human dental pulp cells by retinoic acid  
S Thaweboon, B Thaweboon, S Choonharuangdej, P Chunhabundit, P Suppakpatana 1066