Accession Number : ADA333224

Title :   JPRS Report, Epidemiology.

Corporate Author : JOINT PUBLICATIONS RESEARCH SERVICE ARLINGTON VA

PDF Url : ADA333224

Report Date : 15 JAN 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : Partial Contents: Ghana - Program Successful in Reducing Guinea Worm and Sigatoka Disease Affecting Plantain Production; Mozambique - Health Situation in Inharrime District Reviewed; Namibia - Windhoek Hardest Hit by Measles Epidemic, Immunization Gaining Against Measles Cases, and Canal System in Owambo May Spread Bilharzia; Uganda - Sleeping Sickness Afflicting Adjumani; Zambia - Scabies Epidemic in South, West, Dysentery Cases Blamed on Water Problems, Dysentery Cases in Solwezi Area, Dysentery Has Spread From Solwezi Area, Gweembe District Facing Dysentery Outbreak, Three Children Die of Cholera in Ndola, Nchelenge District Reports Cholera Cases, Minister: Cholera Tragedy Used for Political Debate, Cholera Outbreak in Copperbelt, and Anthrax Outbreak in National Park; and Zimbabwe - Scabies Outbreak Hits Northeast Area.

Descriptors :   *INFECTIOUS DISEASES, *MEDICAL SERVICES, *ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME, PRODUCTION, WATER, HEALTH, DIES, ANTHRAX, IMMUNIZATION, EPIDEMIOLOGY, CHILDREN, CHOLERA, CANALS, MOZAMBIQUE, DYSENTERY, GHANA, MEASLES VIRUSES, TRYPANOSOMIASIS, UGANDA.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE