Mini Review

Clinical Value of Audio Signal Processing and Machine Learning to Detect Cough Patterns: An Opinion Review

Athilingam P*
Cough is one of the most common reasons why patients consult their doctor. Cough due to common cold or upper respiratory infection is probably the most common cause of acute cough. Cough can be divided into the following three categories: acute, lasting <3 weeks; subacute, lasting between 3 and 8 weeks; and chronic, lasting >8 weeks [1]....

Review Article

Aedes - One Mosquito Species, A Few Serious Diseases

Ralapanawa U* and Kularatne S
Background: Aedes mosquitoes have a high vectorial capacity for the dengue virus, chikungunya virus, Zika virus and yellow fever virus akin to their wide spread, behavior, habitats and adoptability. Methods: A PubMed search was performed on all articles with the key word “Dengue, Zika, Chikungunya and Yellow fever, Aedes” in the title and “management” in the abstract. The search was then restricted to articles published in the English language within the last decades...