Climate Change and Leishmaniasis


1) Climate change and risk of leishmaniasis in north america: predictions from ecological niche models of vector and reservoir species.
González C, Wang O, Strutz SE, González-Salazar C, Sánchez-Cordero V, Sarkar S.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010 Jan 19;4(1):e585.
PMID: 20098495 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

2) Sandflies and sandfly-borne infections of humans in Central Europe in the light of climate change.
Aspöck H, Gerersdorfer T, Formayer H, Walochnik J.
Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2008;120(19-20 Suppl 4):24-9. Review.
PMID: 19066768 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

3) Leishmaniasis emergence and climate change.
Ready PD.
Rev Sci Tech. 2008 Aug;27(2):399-412. Review.
PMID: 18819668 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

4) Climate cycles and forecasts of cutaneous leishmaniasis, a nonstationary vector-borne disease.
Chaves LF, Pascual M.
PLoS Med. 2006 Aug;3(8):e295. Erratum in: PLoS Med. 2007 Mar;4(3):e123.
PMID: 16903778 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

5) Lutzomyia vectors for cutaneous leishmaniasis in Southern Brazil: ecological niche models, predicted geographic distributions, and climate change effects.
Peterson AT, Shaw J.
Int J Parasitol. 2003 Aug;33(9):919-31.
PMID: 12906876 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

6) The potential effect of global warming on the geographic and seasonal distribution of Phlebotomus papatasi in southwest Asia.
Cross ER, Hyams KC.
Environ Health Perspect. 1996 Jul;104(7):724-7.
PMID: 8841757 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

7) Leishmaniasis emergence in Europe.
Ready PD.
Euro Surveill. 2010 Mar 11;15(10):19505. Review.
PMID: 20403308 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

8) Impact of climate variability in the occurrence of leishmaniasis in northeastern Colombia.
Cardenas R,Sandoval CM, Rodríguez-Morales AJ, Franco-Paredes C.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2006 Aug;75(2):273-7.
PMID: 16896132 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]