Latin America struggles as cholera spreads

Brown, Phyllida
May 1991
New Scientist;5/4/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1767, p12
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.


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