Best tactical approach to handling patients with simultaneous parasitic and HIV infection

Cryptosporidiosis, a parasitic disease affecting the small intestine and possibly our airways, is a common cause of diarrhea in HIV-positive patients. Now Kazeem Oare Okosun from Vaal University of Technology in South Africa, together with colleagues from Pakistan and Nigeria, has developed a new model and numerical simulations to determine the optimal combination of prevention and treatment strategies for controlling both diseases in patients who have been co-infected. It is published in EPJ Plus.

Best tactical approach to handling patients with simultaneous parasitic and HIV infection

One of the most common waterborne diseases worldwide is cryptosporidiosis, a parasitic disease affecting the small intestine and possibly our airways. It is a common cause of diarrhoea in HIV-positive ...

Wed 13 Sep 17 from Phys.org

Best tactical approach to handling patients with simultaneous parasitic and HIV infection, Wed 13 Sep 17 from Eurekalert

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