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October 2021| Vol 14| Issue 10


Recovery of child immunization programs post COVID-19

Immunization is considered as the most effective measure to safely reducing the rate of vaccine-preventable diseases like tuberculosis, hepatitis B, diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, measles, etc...


Nix-TB and ZeNix trials: Paving the way for shorter regimens for drug-resistant tuberculosis

Drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) continues to be a public health concern. In 2019, nearly half a million patients had rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis (RR-TB), with 78% of those having multidr...

Review Article

Favipiravir and its potentials in COVID-19 pandemic: An update

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused millions of deaths and hundreds of millions of confirmed infections worldwide. This pandemic has prompted researchers to produce medications or vaccines to reduce or s...


Efficacy and safety of ivermectin for COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Objective: To critically evaluate the trials that have assessed the efficacy and safety of ivermectin COVID-19 and to validate the rationality of using this drug in the management of COVID-19 e...

Original Article

Prevalence of non-tuberculosis mycobacteria among samples deposited from the National Tuberculous Reference Laboratory of Iran (2011-2018)

Objective: To investigate the prevalence of non-tuberculosis mycobacteria (NTM) among the samples deposited from the National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory of Iran between 2011 and 2018. <...

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Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, a publication of Editorial office of Hainan Medical University, is a peer-reviewed print + online Monthly journal.

Features of Manuscript Management System

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility through open access
  • Higher impact
  • Prompt review

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, EMBASE/ Excerpta Medica, SCOPUS, Science Citation Index Expanded, Web of Science

Impact Factor as reported in the 2020 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics, 2021): 1.226