The projected impact of geographic targeting of oral cholera vaccination in sub-Saharan Africa: A modeling study.

BACKGROUND:Cholera causes an estimated 100,000 deaths annually worldwide, with the majority of burden reported in sub-Saharan Africa. In May 2018, the World Health Assembly committed to reducing worldwide cholera deaths by 90% by 2030. Oral cholera vaccine (OCV) plays a key role in reducing the near...

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Main Authors: Elizabeth C Lee, Andrew S Azman, Joshua Kaminsky, Sean M Moore, Heather S McKay, Justin Lessler
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2019-12-01
Series:PLoS Medicine
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