Gastrointestinal Infections are commonly associated to specific pathogens. Acute diarrhea is the second main cause of death in low socio-economic level infants in developing countries. Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) and enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) are important causative agents of death from diarrhea. ETEC is the main cause of diarrhea in developing countries and accounts for 800 million deaths a year, affecting especially children under the age of five years. Another important pathogen that attacks infants is the bacterium Streptococcus pneumonia mostly associated with acute otitis media and S. pneumoniae is the second most common cause of meningitis in children under 2 years of age.
Journal of Medical Diagnostic Methods is one of the top online publishing journals for research from the field of Gastrointestinal Infections. The open access articles published in this scholarly journal are reviewed by at least two reviewers of the associated fields. The journal publishes original research articles, reviews, case reports, short communications, etc and emphasizes theoretical and experimental work. To ensure high quality articles, both editors and reviewers actively participate in the peer review process and help in completing the review process within 21 days. As an important educational platform the journal provides scientists and researchers access to the newest trends and research outlooks. Please browse through the list of peer-reviewed journals to find the scientific publication of your interest.
Last date updated on September, 2014