The Eradication of Dracunculiasis Guinea Worm Disease in Nigeria

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  • Author : Luke Ekundayo Edungbola
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 142 pages
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Download or Read online The Eradication of Dracunculiasis Guinea Worm Disease in Nigeria full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Luke Ekundayo Edungbola and published by Academic Press which was released on 04 December 2018 with total page 142 pages. We cannot guarantee that The Eradication of Dracunculiasis Guinea Worm Disease in Nigeria book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. The Eradication of Dracunculiasis (Guinea Worm Disease) in Nigeria: An Eyewitness Account documents the process used to eradicate one of the most neglected public health challenges in Nigeria. The book's chapters discuss the need for well developed and implemented eradication strategies, the availability of human and material resources, and the collaboration that is necessary with international partners. In addition, sections highlight challenges, the benefits of perseverance, and the international support and multi-sectoral approach that is needed to tackle national problems. It demonstrates that other endemic tropical diseases and conditions can be eliminated or controlled if a similar approach is adopted. Summarizes the status of the global campaign to eradicate dracunculiasis in Nigeria Gives a comprehensive account of what Dracunculiasis is from the author’s earliest encounters, covering its mode of transmission and impact Contains a comprehensive and very fascinating account of the eradication experience in Nigeria, (the most endemic country in the world at the onset) through a multi-sectoral eradication strategy in collaboration with Global 2000-The Carter Center, UNs other NGOs

The Eradication of Dracunculiasis Guinea Worm Disease in Nigeria

The Eradication of Dracunculiasis  Guinea Worm Disease  in Nigeria
  • Author : Luke Ekundayo Edungbola
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 04 December 2018
GET THIS BOOK The Eradication of Dracunculiasis Guinea Worm Disease in Nigeria

The Eradication of Dracunculiasis (Guinea Worm Disease) in Nigeria: An Eyewitness Account documents the process used to eradicate one of the most neglected public health challenges in Nigeria. The book's chapters discuss the need for well developed and implemented eradication strategies, the availability of human and material resources, and the collaboration that is necessary with international partners. In addition, sections highlight challenges, the benefits of perseverance, and the international support and multi-sectoral approach that is needed to tackle national problems.

Socio environmental Factors Associated with the Distribution of Dracunculus Medinensis guinea Worm Disease and Suggested Methods for Control Ibarapa Nigeria 1982

Socio environmental Factors Associated with the Distribution of Dracunculus Medinensis  guinea Worm Disease  and Suggested Methods for Control  Ibarapa  Nigeria  1982
  • Author : Victor Ahateso E. Ilegbodu
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 May 1983
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The epidemiologic data were collected by household interview of all 501 households. The environmental data were collected by analysis of water samples collected from all domestic water sources and rainfall records.

Guinea worm Disease

Guinea worm Disease
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 May 2022
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"Guinea-worm disease, also known as dracunculiasis, is on the verge of eradication. The World Health Organization (WHO) and its main partners, The Carter Center and the United Nations Children's Fund, are advocating capacity-strengthening to support the remaining endemic countries and previously endemic countries that have not been certified free of transmission to strengthen surveillance and response systems and ensure prompt detection and containment of cases. In countries where transmission still occurs, the disease places a major economic burden on people

Dog Parasites Endangering Human Health

Dog Parasites Endangering Human Health
  • Author : Christina Strube,Heinz Mehlhorn
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 19 October 2020
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This book presents the latest information on canine parasites with zoonotic potential, to help avoid human infections. Compiled by international specialists, it covers protozoa, ectoparasites and helminth species of clinical importance in dogs, as well as the state of the art in diagnosis, preventive measures and potentially necessary treatment schemes. Dogs are commonly kept in families around the world and can predispose their human companions to disease. Updating and deepening insights from other specialist literature, the book is intended for

Control of Human Parasitic Diseases

Control of Human Parasitic Diseases
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 March 2007
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Control of parasitic infections of humans has progressed rapidly over the last three decades. Such advances have resulted from focal disease control efforts based on historically effective interventions to new approaches to control following intensive research and pilot programs. Control of Human Parasitic Diseases focuses on the present state of control of the significant human parasitic infectious diseases. Includes the impact of recent research findings on control strategy Discusses the health policy implications of these findings and the importance of

Parasitic helminths and zoonoses in Africa

Parasitic helminths and zoonoses in Africa
  • Author : P. Craig,C. MacPherson
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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Helminths include one of the most diverse and geographically widespread groups of parasites which infect humans and animals. About 100 species have been reported from humans, usually producing asymptomatic infection or mild symptoms. However, about 20 species are of public health importance causing severe or even fatal infections. In many parts of Africa parasitic helminths are responsible for enormous economic losses, hampering rural development programmes and reducing the pace of economic growth. Many parasitic helminths are either zoonoses (diseases naturally transmitted between

Investing to Overcome the Global Impact of Neglected Tropical Diseases

Investing to Overcome the Global Impact of Neglected Tropical Diseases
  • Author : World Health Organization
  • Publisher : World Health Organization
  • Release : 05 August 2015
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This report repositions a group of 17 neglected tropical diseases on the global development agenda at a time of profound transitions in the economies of endemic countries and in thinking about the overarching objectives of development. In doing so it reinvigorates the drive to prevent control eliminate or eradicate diseases that blind maim and disfigure making life miserable for more than a billion people. Undetected and untreated several almost invariably kill. The burden of these diseases is further amplified by the