Advertisement
Research Article

Clinical and Virological Features of Dengue in Vietnamese Infants

  • Tran Nguyen Bich Chau,

    Affiliation: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Katherine L. Anders,

    Affiliation: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Le Bich Lien,

    Affiliation: Department of Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever, Children's Hospital #1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Nguyen Thanh Hung,

    Affiliation: Department of Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever, Children's Hospital #1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Lu Thi Minh Hieu,

    Affiliation: Department of Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever, Children's Hospital #1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Nguyen Minh Tuan,

    Affiliation: Department of Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever, Children's Hospital #1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Tran Thi Thuy,

    Affiliation: Department of Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital #2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Le Thi Phuong,

    Affiliation: Dong Thap Hospital, Cao Lanh, Vietnam

    X
  • Nguyen Thi Hong Tham,

    Affiliation: Dong Thap Hospital, Cao Lanh, Vietnam

    X
  • Mai Ngoc Lanh,

    Affiliation: Dong Thap Hospital, Cao Lanh, Vietnam

    X
  • Jeremy J. Farrar,

    Affiliation: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Stephen S. Whitehead,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

    X
  • Cameron P. Simmons mail

    csimmons@oucru.org

    Affiliation: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    X
  • Published: April 13, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000657

About the Authors

Tran Nguyen Bich Chau, Katherine L. Anders, Jeremy J. Farrar, Cameron P. Simmons
Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Le Bich Lien, Nguyen Thanh Hung, Lu Thi Minh Hieu, Nguyen Minh Tuan
Department of Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever, Children's Hospital #1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tran Thi Thuy
Department of Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital #2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Le Thi Phuong, Nguyen Thi Hong Tham, Mai Ngoc Lanh
Dong Thap Hospital, Cao Lanh, Vietnam
Stephen S. Whitehead
Laboratory of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: csimmons@oucru.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CPS. Performed the experiments: TNBC SSW. Analyzed the data: TNBC SSW. Wrote the paper: TNBC KLA. Patient recruitment and collecting clinical information: LBL NTH LTMH NMT TTT LTP NTHT MNL. Director of the research unit: JJF.