Cholera Epidemic in Guinea-Bissau (2008): The Importance of "Place"

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/141433
Title:
Cholera Epidemic in Guinea-Bissau (2008): The Importance of "Place"
Authors:
Luquero, Francisco J; Banga, Cunhate Na; Remartínez, Daniel; Palma, Pedro Pablo; Baron, Emanuel; Grais, Rebeca F
Journal:
PloS One
Abstract:
As resources are limited when responding to cholera outbreaks, knowledge about where to orient interventions is crucial. We describe the cholera epidemic affecting Guinea-Bissau in 2008 focusing on the geographical spread in order to guide prevention and control activities.
Affiliation:
Epicentre, Paris, France; European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training (EPIET), European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), Stockholm, Sweden; Department of Epidemiology, Ministry of Health, Bissau, Guinea-Bissau; Medicos Sin Fronteras, Barcelona, Spain
Issue Date:
4-May-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/141433
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0019005
PubMed ID:
21572530
Additional Links:
http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0019005
Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1932-6203
Appears in Collections:
Other Diseases

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorLuquero, Francisco Jen
dc.contributor.authorBanga, Cunhate Naen
dc.contributor.authorRemartínez, Danielen
dc.contributor.authorPalma, Pedro Pabloen
dc.contributor.authorBaron, Emanuelen
dc.contributor.authorGrais, Rebeca Fen
dc.date.accessioned2011-08-31T19:00:39Z-
dc.date.available2011-08-31T19:00:39Z-
dc.date.issued2011-05-04-
dc.identifier.citationPLoS ONE 2011;6(5):e19005en
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203-
dc.identifier.pmid21572530-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0019005-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/141433-
dc.description.abstractAs resources are limited when responding to cholera outbreaks, knowledge about where to orient interventions is crucial. We describe the cholera epidemic affecting Guinea-Bissau in 2008 focusing on the geographical spread in order to guide prevention and control activities.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0019005en
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://www.plosone.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen
dc.subject.meshCholeraen
dc.subject.meshDiarrheaen
dc.subject.meshSanitationen
dc.titleCholera Epidemic in Guinea-Bissau (2008): The Importance of "Place"en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentEpicentre, Paris, France; European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training (EPIET), European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), Stockholm, Sweden; Department of Epidemiology, Ministry of Health, Bissau, Guinea-Bissau; Medicos Sin Fronteras, Barcelona, Spainen
dc.identifier.journalPloS Oneen

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