• A long-lasting measles epidemic in Maroua, Cameroon 2008-2009: mass vaccination as response to the epidemic.

      Luquero, Francisco J; Pham-Orsetti, Heloise; Cummings, D A T; Ngaunji, Philippe E; Nimpa, Marcelino; Fermon, Florence; Ngoe, Ndong; Sosler, Stephen; Strebel, Peter; Grais, Rebecca F; et al. (2011-07)
      A measles outbreak occurred in Maroua, Cameroon, from January 2008 to April 2009. In accordance with recent World Health Organization guidelines, an outbreak-response immunization (ORI) was conducted in January 2009. The aim of this study was to investigate the causes of the epidemic in order to guide vaccination strategies.
    • Public Health. The cholera crisis in Africa.

      Bhattacharya, S; Black, R; Bourgeois, L; Clemens, J; Cravioto, A; Deen, J L; Dougan, Gordon; Glass, R; Grais, R F; Greco, M; et al. (2009-05-15)