Publications epidemiology unit


Pacific island nations face an urgent need for actions and future research on COVID-19.
Gay A, Van Gemert C, Merilles OE Jr, Georgel P.

Lancet Reg Health West Pac. 2022;18:100326.
doi: 10.1016/j.lanwpc.2021.100326.  Full text


Host and viral genetic diversity can help explain mortality during the 1918-21 influenza pandemic in the Pacific region.
Tarantola A, Horwood P, Richard V, Quintana-Murci L.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Aug;18(8):833-834.
doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30408-0. Full text

Broad and long-lasting immune protection against various Chikungunya genotypes demonstrated by participants in a cross-sectional study in a Cambodian rural community.
Auerswald H, Boussioux C, In S, Mao S, Ong S, Huy R, Leang R, Chan M, Duong V, Ly S, Tarantola A, Dussart P.
Emerg Microbes Infect. 2018 Feb 7;7(1):13. doi: 10.1038/s41426-017-0010-0.


Socioeconomic and environmental determinants of dengue transmission in an urban setting: An ecological study in Nouméa, New Caledonia.
Zellweger RM, Cano J, Mangeas M, Taglioni F, Mercier A, Despinoy M, Menkès CE, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Nikolay B, Teurlai M.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Apr 3;11(4):e0005471.
doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005471. eCollection 2017 Apr. Full text


The Jarisch-Herxheimer Reaction in Leptospirosis: A Systematic Review.
Guerrier G, D’Ortenzio E.
PLoS ONE. 2013 8(3): e59266. Full text 

Determinants of poor adherence to secondary antibiotic prophylaxis for rheumatic fever recurrence on Lifou, New Caledonia: a retrospective cohort study.
Gasse B, Baroux N, Rouchon B, Meunier JM, Frémicourt I, D’Ortenzio E.
BMC Public Health. 2013 Feb 12;13(1):131. Full text

High prevalence of rheumatic heart disease in school children detected by echocardiography screening in New Caledonia.
Baroux N, Rouchon B, Huon B, Germain A, Meunier JM, D’Ortenzio E.
J Paediatr Child Health. 2013 Jan 25. Abstract

Risk factors and predictors of severe leptospirosis in New Caledonia.
Tubiana S, Mikulski M, Becam J, Lacassin F, Lefèvre P, Gourinat AC, Goarant C, D’Ortenzio E.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Jan;7(1):e1991. Full text


Climat changes and spread of vectorial diseases : myth or reality? 
D’Ortenzio E, Guillaumot L.
Inform’Action n°36. Full text

Chikungunya virus and the mosquito vector Aedes aegypti in New Caledonia (south Pacific region).
Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Caro V, Guillaumot L, Vazeille M, D’Ortenzio E, Thiberge JM, Baroux B, Gourinat AC, Grandadam M, Failloux AB.
Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2012 Nov 20. Abstract

Lower Respiratory Infections Among Hospitalized Children in New Caledonia: A Pilot Study for the Pneumonia Etiology Research for Child Health Project.
Mermond S, Zurawski V, D’Ortenzio E, Driscoll AJ, DeLuca AN, Deloria-Knoll M,Mo JC, Murdoch DR, Missotte I, Besson-Leaud L, Chevalier C, Debarnot V, Feray F, Noireterre S, Duparc B, Fresnais F, O’Connor O, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Levine OS.
Clin Infect Dis 2012:54 (Suppl 2). Abstract

Chikungunya : Actuality about emerging disease in New Caledonia.
D’Ortenzio E, Gourinat AC, Dupont-Rouzerol M, Guillaumot L, Chanteau S, Grandadam M.
Bulletin Médical Calédonien et Polynésien n°60 ; Mars 2012 : pages 12-14. Full text

Légionella and légionellose in New Caledonia, 2012
Urbes F, Goursaud R, D’Ortenzio E.
Inform’Action n°35 : pages 15-20. English and french full text


Influenza A(H1N1)2009 seroprevalence among chez pregnant women, New Caledonia, 2009.
Gourinat AC, Show R, D’Ortenzio E.
Inform’Action n°34. French full text / English full text


Dengue biological diagnosis in the Institut Pasteur de Nouvelle-Calédonie.
Gourinat AC, D’Ortenzio E.
Bulletin Médical Calédonien et Polynésien n°56 ; Nov 2010 : pages 19-20. Full text