Cholera is a disease of poverty that remains prevalent in resource-limited countries. The abrupt emergence of an epidemic frequently takes communities and health systems by surprise. Spread is rapid and initial mortality high: delays in organizing an appropriate response, lack of health worker training, and high patient numbers contribute to high rates of complications and deaths. Copyright
|Número de páginas||4|
|Publicación||American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene|
|Estado||Publicada - 1 set. 2014|
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