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Research Article

Re-Visiting Trichuris trichiura Intensity Thresholds Based on Anemia during Pregnancy

  • Theresa W. Gyorkos mail,

    theresa.gyorkos@mcgill.ca

    Affiliations: Parasite Epidemiology Research Group, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

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  • Nicolas L. Gilbert,

    Affiliation: Parasite Epidemiology Research Group, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada

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  • Renée Larocque,

    Affiliation: International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Canada

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  • Martín Casapía,

    Affiliation: Asociación Civil Selva Amazónica, Iquitos, Perú

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  • Antonio Montresor

    Affiliation: Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Published: September 13, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001783

About the Authors

Theresa W. Gyorkos, Nicolas L. Gilbert
Parasite Epidemiology Research Group, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
Theresa W. Gyorkos
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Renée Larocque
International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Canada
Martín Casapía
Asociación Civil Selva Amazónica, Iquitos, Perú
Antonio Montresor
Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Corresponding Author

Email: theresa.gyorkos@mcgill.ca

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TWG RL MC NLG. Performed the experiments: TWG RL MC. Analyzed the data: NLG TWG AM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TWG MC AM. Wrote the paper: TWG AM NLG MC RL.