PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases

(The H4-Index of PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases is 42. 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.)
The changing epidemiology of human monkeypox—A potential threat? A systematic review1069
Understanding COVID-19 vaccine demand and hesitancy: A nationwide online survey in China458
Disproportionate impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on immigrant communities in the United States256
Global resource shortages during COVID-19: Bad news for low-income countries164
The global progress of soil-transmitted helminthiases control in 2020 and World Health Organization targets for 2030125
Measuring the global burden of chikungunya and Zika viruses: A systematic review102
Knowledge, attitudes, practices of/towards COVID 19 preventive measures and symptoms: A cross-sectional study during the exponential rise of the outbreak in Cameroon99
Modeling the stability of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) on skin, currency, and clothing98
Effectiveness of Wolbachia-infected mosquito deployments in reducing the incidence of dengue and other Aedes-borne diseases in Niterói, Brazil: A quasi-experimental study97
The elimination of human African trypanosomiasis: Achievements in relation to WHO road map targets for 202089
COVID-19–associated mucormycosis: Evidence-based critical review of an emerging infection burden during the pandemic’s second wave in India84
The role of urbanisation in the spread of Aedes mosquitoes and the diseases they transmit—A systematic review84
New global targets for NTDs in the WHO roadmap 2021–203081
2020 Review and revision of the 2015 Darwin melioidosis treatment guideline; paradigm drift not shift79
Epidemiological, socio-demographic and clinical features of the early phase of the COVID-19 epidemic in Ecuador78
A 20-year historical review of West Nile virus since its initial emergence in North America: Has West Nile virus become a neglected tropical disease?72
The burden of scrub typhus in India: A systematic review68
The global epidemiology of chikungunya from 1999 to 2020: A systematic literature review to inform the development and introduction of vaccines67
Developing a low-cost and accessible COVID-19 vaccine for global health64
Onchocerca volvulus and epilepsy: A comprehensive review using the Bradford Hill criteria for causation64
Plasmodium knowlesi infecting humans in Southeast Asia: What’s next?58
Spatial analysis of COVID-19 spread in Iran: Insights into geographical and structural transmission determinants at a province level58
The global distribution of actinomycetoma and eumycetoma58
Perceived COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness, acceptance, and drivers of vaccination decision-making among the general adult population: A global survey of 20 countries55
Simultaneous dengue and COVID-19 epidemics: Difficult days ahead?54
Human plague: An old scourge that needs new answers52
Biogeographical venom variation in the Indian spectacled cobra (Naja naja) underscores the pressing need for pan-India efficacious snakebite therapy52
Epidemiology of Shigella infections and diarrhea in the first two years of life using culture-independent diagnostics in 8 low-resource settings52
Zinc against COVID-19? Symptom surveillance and deficiency risk groups50
Co-infection of dengue and COVID-19: A case report50
A greener vision for vector control: The example of the Singapore dengue control programme49
Helminth coinfection and COVID-19: An alternate hypothesis46
An analysis of preclinical efficacy testing of antivenoms for sub-Saharan Africa: Inadequate independent scrutiny and poor-quality reporting are barriers to improving snakebite treatment and managemen45
Biogeographic venom variation in Russell’s viper (Daboia russelii) and the preclinical inefficacy of antivenom therapy in snakebite hotspots45
Land cover affects microclimate and temperature suitability for arbovirus transmission in an urban landscape45
Challenges and prospects of snake antivenom supply in sub-Saharan Africa45
A multicenter non-randomized, uncontrolled single arm trial for evaluation of the efficacy and the safety of the treatment with favipiravir for patients with severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrom44
The worldwide seroprevalence of DENV, CHIKV and ZIKV infection: A systematic review and meta-analysis44
Prevalence and characteristics of malaria among COVID-19 individuals: A systematic review, meta-analysis, and analysis of case reports43
Epidemiological distribution of Echinococcus granulosus s.l. infection in human and domestic animal hosts in European Mediterranean and Balkan countries: A systematic review42
Post kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis: A threat to elimination program42
Infertility and fecundity loss of Wolbachia-infected Aedes aegypti hatched from quiescent eggs is expected to alter invasion dynamics42