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

David A Pattison and Richard Speare
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.



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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