Inside Zimbabwe's cholera epidemic

February 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/3/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 3, p285
Academic Journal
The author presents an analysis on the spread of cholera epidemic in Beitbridge, Zimbabwe. He discusses the plight of cholera infected patients seeking medical care in Zimbabwe, as well as the capacity of hospitals and medical personnel to address the needs of cholera patients. It is mentioned that the cholera epidemic in Beitbridge spread so fast that hospitals became overcrowded.


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