About the Authors

Heiman F. L. Wertheim, Arjun Chandna, Mattias Larsson, Jeremy Farrar
Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam

Heiman F. L. Wertheim, Chau Vinh Van Nguyen, Jeremy Farrar, Kinh Van Nguyen
South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

Phu Dinh Vu, Ca Van Pham, Phong Dai Thi Nguyen, Kinh Van Nguyen
National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Viet Nam

Yen Minh Lam, Chau Vinh Van Nguyen
Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

Ulf Rydell, Lennart E. Nilsson, Håkan Hanberger
Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

Håkan Hanberger
Department of Infectious Diseases, Östergöland, County Council of Östergöland, Linköping, Sweden

Corresponding Author

heiman.wertheim@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Analyzed the data: HFLW AC VDP PVC ML UR LEN HH. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: HFLW AC. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: HFLW AC VDP PVC NTDP LMY NVVC ML UR LEN JF NVK HH. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: HFLW AC VDP PVC NTDP LMY NVVC ML UR LEN JF NVK HH. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: HFLW AC VDP PVC NTDP LMY NVVC ML UR LEN JF NVK HH.