TITLE

Latin America struggles as cholera spreads

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Phyllida
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;5/4/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1767, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses recent involvement of Latin American health officials and the World Health Organization (WHO) to find measures to control the growing cholera epidemic. How far the disease has spread; Number of cases reported to WHO from Latin America;Relatively low death rate; Treatment of diarrheal disease; Description of the disease process; Comment of David Bennett of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO); More.
ACCESSION #
9105273172

 

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