VL Research Activities

The VL research theme is providing the foundation for a series of research activities designed to answer key research questions based on available VL clinical trial studies conducted across the world.  

Credit: CDC. Alan C. Ou, MD, MPH, Center for Global Health
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Credit: CDC. Alan C. Ou, MD, MPH, Center for Global Health
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A systematic review of literature aimed at identifying cases of VL in pregnancy, antileishmanial therapies used during pregnancy and the reports of ve...

A systematic review of literature aimed at identifying cases of VL in pregnancy, antileishmanial therapies used during pregnancy and the reports of vertical transmission of the disease.

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Conducting a systematic review of the literature on study design, endpoint definitions and statistical methodologies used in clinical studies in Visce...

Conducting a systematic review of the literature on study design, endpoint definitions and statistical methodologies used in clinical studies in Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL).

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A systematic review and meta-analysis carried out to investigate impact of study design on observed disparity in gender distribution among patients en...

A systematic review and meta-analysis carried out to investigate impact of study design on observed disparity in gender distribution among patients enrolled in clinical trials of antileishmanial therapies.

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Leishmaniasis. Credit: CDC
A systematic review of published studies for estimating the baseline risk of serious adverse events and mortality in patients treated with antileishma...

A systematic review of published studies for estimating the baseline risk of serious adverse events and mortality in patients treated with antileishmanial therapies

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