Strongyloidiasis in personnel of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI)

Med J Aust 2008; 189 (4): 203-206.
  • David A Pattison1
  • Richard Speare2

  • 1 RAMSI Medical Facility, Aspen Medical, Honiara, Solomon Islands.
  • 2 Anton Breinl Centre for Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD.

Correspondence: david.pattison@jcu.edu.au


We thank Dr Orla Morrissey for reviewing the manuscript, Dr Ross Fountain and Lance Corporal Justine O’Dwyer from the New Zealand Defence Force for patient follow-up, and Mr Robert Dwyer (medical scientist, RAMSI Medical Facility, Honiara) for input on parasitology.

Competing interests:

None identified.

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