Community-based measles mortality surveillance in two districts of Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of Congo

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/311610
Title:
Community-based measles mortality surveillance in two districts of Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of Congo
Authors:
N Goran, Alexandra A; Ilunga, Ngoie; Coldiron, Matthew E; Grais, Rebecca F; Porten, Klaudia
Journal:
BMC Research Notes
Abstract:
Mortality due to measles is often under-reported. Traditional methods of measuring mortality can be time and resource-intensive. We describe the implementation of a community-based method to monitor measles mortality.
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Issue Date:
17-Dec-2013
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/311610
DOI:
10.1186/1756-0500-6-537
PubMed ID:
24344804
Language:
en
ISSN:
1756-0500
Appears in Collections:
Other Diseases

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorN Goran, Alexandra Aen_GB
dc.contributor.authorIlunga, Ngoieen_GB
dc.contributor.authorColdiron, Matthew Een_GB
dc.contributor.authorGrais, Rebecca Fen_GB
dc.contributor.authorPorten, Klaudiaen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-01-20T21:12:31Z-
dc.date.available2014-01-20T21:12:31Z-
dc.date.issued2013-12-17-
dc.identifier.citationCommunity-based measles mortality surveillance in two districts of Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of Congo. 2013, 6 (1):537 BMC Res Notesen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1756-0500-
dc.identifier.pmid24344804-
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/1756-0500-6-537-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/311610-
dc.description.abstractMortality due to measles is often under-reported. Traditional methods of measuring mortality can be time and resource-intensive. We describe the implementation of a community-based method to monitor measles mortality.en_GB
dc.languageENG-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBioMed Centralen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to BMC Research Notesen_GB
dc.subjectMeaslesen_GB
dc.subjectOutbreaksen_GB
dc.subjectModels of Careen_GB
dc.titleCommunity-based measles mortality surveillance in two districts of Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of Congoen
dc.identifier.journalBMC Research Notesen_GB

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