Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease

(The TQCC of Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease is 9. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Efficacy of face mask in preventing respiratory virus transmission: A systematic review and meta-analysis313
COVID-19 social distancing in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Bold measures in the face of political, economic, social and religious challenges224
Outcomes of 3,737 COVID-19 patients treated with hydroxychloroquine/azithromycin and other regimens in Marseille, France: A retrospective analysis196
Sars-Cov-2: Underestimated damage to nervous system192
SARS-CoV-2 jumping the species barrier: Zoonotic lessons from SARS, MERS and recent advances to combat this pandemic virus164
Time series modelling to forecast the confirmed and recovered cases of COVID-19149
Clinical characteristics of laboratory confirmed positive cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection in Wuhan, China: A retrospective single center analysis140
Detection and analysis of nucleic acid in various biological samples of COVID-19 patients139
Phylogenomic analysis of the monkeypox virus (MPXV) 2022 outbreak: Emergence of a novel viral lineage?123
An update on SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 with particular reference to its clinical pathology, pathogenesis, immunopathology and mitigation strategies115
Cross-sectional analysis of COVID-19 vaccine intention, perceptions and hesitancy across Latin America and the Caribbean110
COVID-19: Zoonotic aspects108
Comorbidities, clinical signs and symptoms, laboratory findings, imaging features, treatment strategies, and outcomes in adult and pediatric patients with COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analys107
New challenges in human monkeypox outside Africa: A review and case report from Italy105
Diagnosis of monkeypox virus – An overview104
COVID-19 sequelae in adults aged less than 50 years: A systematic review103
Rapid viral diagnosis and ambulatory management of suspected COVID-19 cases presenting at the infectious diseases referral hospital in Marseille, France, - January 31st to March 1st, 2020: A respirato99
Air travel and COVID-19 prevention in the pandemic and peri-pandemic period: A narrative review94
COVID-19 disparity among racial and ethnic minorities in the US: A cross sectional analysis92
COVID-19 and dengue, co-epidemics in Ecuador and other countries in Latin America: Pushing strained health care systems over the edge82
The never-ending global emergence of viral zoonoses after COVID-19? The rising concern of monkeypox in Europe, North America and beyond81
Coinfection of syphilis and monkeypox in HIV positive man in Prague, Czech Republic75
Antimalarial drugs inhibit the replication of SARS-CoV-2: An in vitro evaluation75
A pregnant woman with COVID-19 in Central America73
Highly mutated SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant sparks significant concern among global experts – What is known so far?72
Aerosol transmission of SARS-CoV-2: The unresolved paradox70
Launching COVID-19 vaccination in Saudi Arabia: Lessons learned, and the way forward65
COVID-19-associated mucormycosis: Case report and systematic review65
Fractional dose of intradermal compared to intramuscular and subcutaneous vaccination - A systematic review and meta-analysis58
Potential transmission of SARS-CoV-2 on a flight from Singapore to Hangzhou, China: An epidemiological investigation58
The emergence of new SARS-CoV-2 variant (Omicron) and increasing calls for COVID-19 vaccine boosters-The debate continues53
Monkeypox virus neurological manifestations in comparison to other orthopoxviruses53
Variants, vaccines and vaccination passports: Challenges and chances for travel medicine in 202151
Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis complicating SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia: A diagnostic challenge50
Monkeypox caused less worry than COVID-19 among the general population during the first month of the WHO Monkeypox alert: Experience from Saudi Arabia50
AZD1222 (Covishield) vaccination for COVID-19: Experiences, challenges, and solutions in Nepal49
Saliva as a possible tool for the SARS-CoV-2 detection: A review48
Comparative evaluation of four rapid SARS-CoV-2 antigen detection tests using universal transport medium47
Can Google® trends predict COVID-19 incidence and help preparedness? The situation in Colombia46
Recently spreading human monkeypox virus infection and its transmission during COVID-19 pandemic period: A travelers' prospective46
Monkeypox virus: A novel sexually transmitted disease? A case report from France43
Summary of the COVID-19 outbreak in Vietnam – Lessons and suggestions42
A deadly feast: Elucidating the burden of orally acquired acute Chagas disease in Latin America – Public health and travel medicine importance40
In-flight transmission of COVID-19 on flights to Greece: An epidemiological analysis40
Positive impact of lockdown on COVID-19 outbreak in Thailand39
Second wave of COVID-19 in India: Dissection of the causes and lessons learnt39
Ocular manifestations in COVID-19 patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis38
Russo-Ukrainian war: An unexpected event during the COVID-19 pandemic38
Spatiotemporal ecological study of COVID-19 mortality in the city of São Paulo, Brazil: Shifting of the high mortality risk from areas with the best to those with the worst socio-economic conditions38
Establishing a model for predicting the outcome of COVID-19 based on combination of laboratory tests37
Incidence of COVID-19 among returning travelers in quarantine facilities: A longitudinal study and lessons learned36
Maternal clinical characteristics and perinatal outcomes among pregnant women with coronavirus disease 2019. A systematic review35
Systematic review of COVID-19 and autoimmune thyroiditis34
Strengthening screening for infectious diseases and vaccination among migrants in Europe: What is needed to close the implementation gaps?33
The impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 epidemic on notifiable infectious diseases in Taiwan: A database analysis33
Correspondence: Angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 coated nanoparticles containing respiratory masks, chewing gums and nasal filters may be used for protection against COVID-19 infection33
Reprint of: Air travel and COVID-19 prevention in the pandemic and peri-pandemic period: A narrative review33
Clinical features of fatal cases of Chapare virus hemorrhagic fever originating from rural La Paz, Bolivia, 2019: A cluster analysis32
Protective immunity against COVID-19: Unravelling the evidences for humoral vs. cellular components32
The role of high-speed rail and air travel in the spread of COVID-19 in China31
False negative rate of COVID-19 is eliminated by using nasal swab test31
Hospitalisation for monkeypox in Milan, Italy31
Acceptance towards COVID-19 vaccination in Latin America and the Caribbean: A systematic review and meta-analysis29
Rising temperature and its impact on receptivity to malaria transmission in Europe: A systematic review29
The early preclinical and clinical development of cipargamin (KAE609), a novel antimalarial compound29
The emerging tick-borne Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever virus: A narrative review29
Challenges of managing the asymptomatic carriers of SARS-CoV-228
Is Omicron the end of pandemic or start of a new innings?28
Emergence of monkeypox: Risk assessment and containment measures28
Mask wearing in pre-symptomatic patients prevents SARS-CoV-2 transmission: An epidemiological analysis28
Dexamethasone: A boon for critically ill COVID-19 patients?28
A review on insights and lessons from COVID-19 to the prevent of monkeypox pandemic28
Risk of hospitalization for Covid-19 outpatients treated with various drug regimens in Brazil: Comparative analysis28
Introduction into the Marseille geographical area of a mild SARS-CoV-2 variant originating from sub-Saharan Africa: An investigational study28
mRNA vaccines as an armor to combat the infectious diseases27
First report of monkeypox in a patient living with HIV from Romania27
Refugees besieged: The lurking threat of COVID-19 in Syrian war refugee camps27
Histamine release theory and roles of antihistamine in the treatment of cytokines storm of COVID-1927
International outbreaks of Monkeypox virus infection with no established travel: A public health concern with significant knowledge gap27
Tracking and controlling the spatiotemporal spread of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant in South Africa26
Estimating chagas disease prevalence and number of underdiagnosed, and undertreated individuals in Spain26
Risk of Strongyloides Hyperinfection Syndrome when prescribing dexamethasone in severe COVID-1926
Body temperature screening to identify SARS-CoV-2 infected young adult travellers is ineffective26
Chikungunya and arthritis: An overview26
Masks and medical care: Two keys to Taiwan's success in preventing COVID-19 spread25
Knowledge and vaccination intention of monkeypox in China's general population: A cross-sectional online survey25
Imported SARS-CoV-2 V501Y.V2 variant (B.1.351) detected in travelers from South Africa and Tanzania to India25
SARS-CoV-2 infections among healthcare workers at Helsinki University Hospital, Finland, spring 2020: Serosurvey, symptoms and risk factors25
Bacterial travellers’ diarrhoea: A narrative review of literature published over the past 10 years25
Comparison of clinical and epidemiological characteristics of asymptomatic and symptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection: A multi-center study in Sichuan Province, China24
Prognostic value of apolipoproteins in COVID-19 patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis24
Corona's new coat: SARS-CoV-2 in Danish minks and implications for travel medicine24
The kidney and COVID-19 patients – Important considerations23
Hydroxychloroquine safety: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials23
Omicron N501Y mutation among SARS-CoV-2 lineages: In silico analysis of potent binding to tyrosine kinase and hypothetical repurposed medicine23
Monkeypox virus (MPXV) genomics: A mutational and phylogenomic analyses of B.1 lineages23
COVID-19: Active measures to support community-dwelling older adults22
Monkeypox and human transmission: Are we on the verge of another pandemic?22
Corona virus infection in Syria, Libya and Yemen; an alarming devastating threat22
Change in outbreak epicentre and its impact on the importation risks of COVID-19 progression: A modelling study22
Evaluation of a duplex real-time PCR in human serum for simultaneous detection and differentiation of Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma haematobium infections – cross-sectional study22
Laboratory diagnostics for monkeypox: An overview of sensitivities from various published tests22
Religious tourism and mass religious gatherings — The potential link in the spread of COVID-19. Current perspective and future implications22
Typhoid fever infection – Antibiotic resistance and vaccination strategies: A narrative review22
Self-reported symptoms from exposure to Covid-19 provide support to clinical diagnosis, triage and prognosis: An exploratory analysis22
Global mass gathering events and deaths due to crowd surge, stampedes, crush and physical injuries – Lessons from the Seoul Halloween and other disasters22
A comprehensive review of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1: An imminent threat at doorstep21
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) coinfection: A unique case series21
Unilesional monkeypox: A report of two cases from Italy21
Comparison of five commercial real-time PCRs for in-vitro diagnosis of Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia duodenalis, Cryptosporidium spp., Cyclospora cayetanensis, and Dientamoeba fragilis in human stool20
Evidence of autochthonous transmission of urinary schistosomiasis in Almeria (southeast Spain): An outbreak analysis20
The reproductive number R0 of COVID-19 in Peru: An opportunity for effective changes20
Controlling the COVID-19 pandemic: Useful lessons from Vietnam20
Designing, characterization, and immune stimulation of a novel multi-epitopic peptide-based potential vaccine candidate against monkeypox virus through screening its whole genome encoded proteins: An 20
Sustainable border control policy in the COVID-19 pandemic: A math modeling study20
Nosocomial outbreak of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus: A phylogenetic, epidemiological, clinical and infection control analysis20
The epidemiology of reverse transmission of COVID-19 in Gansu Province, China19
The vulnerability of low-and middle-income countries facing the COVID-19 pandemic: The case of Haiti19
Can influenza vaccine modify COVID-19 clinical course?19
COVID-19 vaccination campaign in Nepal, emerging UK variant and futuristic vaccination strategies to combat the ongoing pandemic19
Tocilizumab: A new opportunity in the possible therapeutic arsenal against COVID-1919
Immunogenicity and safety of the tick-borne encephalitis vaccination (2009–2019): A systematic review19
Pausing superspreader events for COVID-19 mitigation: International Hajj pilgrimage cancellation19
Efficacy of directly-observed chloroquine-primaquine treatment for uncomplicated acute Plasmodium vivax malaria in northeast Myanmar: A prospective open-label efficacy trial18
Surge of mucormycosis during the COVID-19 pandemic18
Epidemiology of rabies cases among international travellers, 2013–2019: A retrospective analysis of published reports18
Comparison of clinical characteristics of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) as experienced in Taiwan18
COVID-19 in Brazil: Historical cases, disease milestones, and estimated outbreak peak18
Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of the first 557 successive patients with COVID-19 in Pernambuco state, Northeast Brazil18
Sexually or intimately transmitted infections: A look at the current outbreak of monkeypox in 202217
Polymerase chain reaction positivity and cycle threshold values in biological samples from patients with monkeypox: A meta-analysis17
Clinical aspects of heat-labile and heat-stable toxin-producing enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli: A prospective study among Finnish travellers17
Psychosocial impact of COVID-19 outbreak on international students living in Hubei province, China17
What concerns the general public the most about monkeypox virus? – A text analytics study based on Natural Language Processing (NLP)17
Global prevalence of hepatitis C in general population: A systematic review and meta-analysis17
COVID-19 reinfection? A suspected case in a Peruvian patient17
Household infection: The predominant risk factor for close contacts of patients with COVID-1917
Characteristics of patients coinfected with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 and dengue virus, Lambayeque, Peru, May–August 2020: A retrospective analysis16
Bolivian hemorrhagic fever: A narrative review16
Efficacy of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine in treating COVID-19 infection: A meta-review of systematic reviews and an updated meta-analysis16
Probability and estimated risk of SARS-CoV-2 transmission in the air travel system16
Syphilis and monkeypox co-infection: Coincidence, synergy or asymptomatic carriage?16
COVID-19 infection during the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 202016
Assessment and management of asymptomatic COVID-19 infection: A systematic review16
Will the Colombian intensive care units collapse due to the COVID-19 pandemic?16
Buffer areas in emergency department to handle potential COVID-19 community infection in Taiwan16
COVID-19 air travel restrictions and vaccine passports: An ongoing debate16
Comparison of equivalent fractional vaccine doses delivered by intradermal and intramuscular or subcutaneous routes: A systematic review16
The story behind Chile's rapid rollout of COVID-19 vaccination15
Incidence of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection among people under home quarantine in Shenzhen, China15
Coinfection by SARS-CoV-2 and dengue virus in a dual viral circulation setting15
COVID-19 home monitoring program: Healthcare innovation in developing, maintaining, and impacting the outcome of SARS-CoV-2 infected patients15
Monkeypox coinfection with Neurosyphilis in a transgender with HIV in Atlanta, USA15
Therapeutic strategies for human poxvirus infections: Monkeypox (mpox), smallpox, molluscipox, and orf15
Increase in cases of dengue in China, 2004–2016: A retrospective observational study14
Maximum incubation period for COVID-19 infection: Do we need to rethink the 14-day quarantine policy?14
Use of methotrexate for leprosy reactions. Experience of a referral center and systematic review of the literature14
Cabin crew health and fitness-to-fly: Opportunities for re-evaluation amid COVID-1914
Travel rush during Chinese Spring Festival and the 2019-nCoV14
Have measures against COVID-19 helped to reduce dengue cases in Brazil?13
COVID-19 data sources in Latin America and the Caribbean13
Multiple introductions of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 clade into South America13
Vector-borne and zoonotic infections and their relationships with regional and socioeconomic statuses: An ID-IRI survey in 24 countries of Europe, Africa and Asia13
Qdenga® - A promising dengue fever vaccine; can it be recommended to non-immune travelers?13
Pericarditis in a young internal medicine resident with COVID-19 in Colombia13
More data are required for incubation period, infectivity, and quarantine duration for COVID-1913
Sexually transmitted infections and clinical features in monkeypox (mpox) patients in Madrid, Spain13
Incidence of the COVID-19 in Iraq – Implications for travellers13
Imported scrub typhus in Europe: Report of three cases and a literature review13
Prevalence and factors associated with not receiving the booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in adults in Latin America and the Caribbean13
Chikungunya resurgence in the Maldives and risk for importation via tourists to Europe in 2019–2020: A GeoSentinel case series13
Bacterial, viral and parasitic pathogens analysed by qPCR: Findings from a prospective study of travellers’ diarrhoea13
The secondary outcome of public health measures amidst the COVID-19 pandemic in the spread of other respiratory infectious diseases in Thailand12
Mass religious gatherings events and COVID-19 –easing of COVID-19 restrictions and a staged approach to scaling up the Umrah Pilgrimage12
Acquisition of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (ESBL-PE) carriage after exposure to systemic antimicrobials during travel: Systematic review and meta-analysis12
SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19: What are our options? Where should we focus our attention on to find new drugs and strategies?12
Ticks infected with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus (CCHFV): A decision approach systematic review and meta-analysis regarding their role as vectors12
A COVID-19 case in Libya acquired in Saudi Arabia12
Olfactory and gustative disorders for the diagnosis of COVID-1912
Epidemiology, clinical pattern and impact of species-specific molecular diagnosis on management of leishmaniasis in Belgium, 2010–2018: A retrospective study11
Logistic advantage of two-step screening strategy for SARS-CoV-2 at airport quarantine11
SARS-CoV-2 variant from India to Marseille: The still active role of ports in the introduction of epidemics11
First reports of monkeypox and varicella-zoster virus coinfection in the global human monkeypox outbreak in 202211
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and healthcare-associated infections: Emerging and future challenges for public health in Brazil11
Safety of air travel during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic11
Unusual epidemiological presentation of the first reports of monkeypox in a low-income region of Brazil11
Concerns about influenza H5N8 outbreaks in humans and birds: Facing the next airborne pandemic?11
Evidence of early community transmission of Omicron (B1.1.529) in Delhi- A city with very high seropositivity and past-exposure11
Healthcare workers' and students' knowledge regarding the transmission, epidemiology and symptoms of COVID-19 in 41 cities of Bolivia and Colombia11
Delivering multi-disease screening to migrants for latent TB and blood-borne viruses in an emergency department setting: A feasibility study11
COVID-19 disease severity and mortality determinants: A large population-based analysis in Oman11
Efficacy of ormutivimab, a novel recombinant human anti-rabies monoclonal antibody, in post-exposure prophylaxis animal models11
Influenza vaccine improves cardiovascular outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis10
Mobility and COVID-19 mortality across Scandinavia: A modeling study10
Zero by 2030 and OneHealth: The multidisciplinary challenges of rabies control and elimination10
Mobile apps for travel medicine and ethical considerations: A systematic review10
A fatal case of triple coinfection: COVID-19, HIV and Tuberculosis10
Efficacy and safety of tafenoquine for malaria chemoprophylaxis (1998–2020): A systematic review and meta-analysis10
FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar: Mitigating the risk of imported infections amid the COVID-19 pandemic, monkeypox outbreak and other emerging diseases10
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) and COVID-19 infection during pregnancy10
The global challenges of the long COVID-19 in adults and children10
Monkeypox and transgender women: The need for a global initiative10
Yellow fever reemergence in Venezuela – Implications for international travelers and Latin American countries during the COVID-19 pandemic10
Successful containment of a flight-imported COVID-19 outbreak through extensive contact tracing, systematic testing and mandatory quarantine: Lessons from Vietnam10
Monkeypox, severe hepatitis A, and syphilis in an HIV returning traveler from Spain to Romania10
ChatGPT in travel medicine: A friend or foe?10
Atypical oral presentation of monkeypox virus: A report of two cases from Florence, Italy10
The role of mobile phones as a possible pathway for pathogen movement, a cross-sectional microbial analysis10
COVID-19's final frontier: The central Africa region10
COVID-19 and Influenza coinfection: The rise of Ômicron and H3N2 in Brazil – 202210
Acute myelopathies associated to SARS-CoV-2 infection: Viral or immune-mediated damage?10
Travel vaccines throughout history9
Chagas disease in the United Kingdom: A review of cases at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases London 1995–2018. The current state of detection of Chagas disease in the UK9
Early diagnosis and follow-up of acute schistosomiasis in a cluster of infected Belgian travellers by detection of antibodies and circulating anodic antigen (CAA): A diagnostic evaluation study9
Safe use of hydroxychloroquine and its combination with azithromycin in the context of Sars-CoV-2 outbreak: Clinical experience in a Belgian tertiary center9
Should the Holy Week 2020 be cancelled in Latin America due to the COVID-19 pandemic?9
Pacific and Atlantic sea lion mortality caused by highly pathogenic Avian Influenza A(H5N1) in South America9
Latent and active tuberculosis infections in migrants and travellers: A retrospective analysis from the Spanish +REDIVI collaborative network9
Understanding Sabiá virus infections (Brazilian mammarenavirus)9
Zika virus infection in pregnant travellers and impact on childhood neurodevelopment in the first two years of life: A prospective observational study9
Ayahuasca and the traveller: A scoping review of risks and possible benefits9
Acquisition of multidrug-resistant bacteria and colistin resistance genes in French medical students on internships abroad9
Trichinella britovi outbreak in Piedmont, North-West Italy, 2019–2020: Clinical and epidemiological insights in the one health perspective9
Presenting characteristics and outcomes of migrants in a cohort of hospitalized patients with COVID-19: Does the origin matter?9
Hotel employees' knowledge of monkeypox's source, symptoms, transmission, prevention, and treatment in Egypt9
COVID-19 treatment in sub-Saharan Africa: If the best is not available, the available becomes the best9
The first Italian case of XDR Salmonella Typhi in a traveler returning from Pakistan, 2019: An alert for increased surveillance also in European countries?9
COVID-19 and the impact on travel health advice9
Monkeypox virus infection and creatine phosphokinase increase: A case from Italy9
Is border closure effective in containing COVID-19?9
Emerging issues in COVID-19 vaccination in tropical areas: Impact of the immune response against helminths in endemic areas9
Experience from five Asia-Pacific countries during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic: Mitigation strategies and epidemiology outcomes9