TITLE

Progress Toward Poliomyelitis Eradication -- Nigeria, January 2010-June 2011

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;8/12/2011, Vol. 60 Issue 31, p1053
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the progress toward the eradication of poliomyelitis in Nigeria from January 2010 to June 2011. It explores the achievement of the country's immunization program in reducing the transmission of indigenous wild poliovirus (WPV). It shows the reliance of polio eradication on acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance.
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65999915

 

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