The Eradication of Dracunculiasis Guinea Worm Disease in Nigeria

Written By Luke Ekundayo Edungbola
The Eradication of Dracunculiasis  Guinea Worm Disease  in Nigeria
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 04 December 2018
  • ISBN : 0128167653
  • Pages : 142 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Eradication of Dracunculiasis Guinea Worm Disease in Nigeria written by Luke Ekundayo Edungbola which was release on 04 December 2018, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 Date : 2018-12-04
  • Total pages : 142
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Summary : 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 ...

Eradication of Guinea Worm Disease

Eradication of Guinea Worm Disease
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Hunger
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 19
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Eradication of Dracunculiasis Guinea worm Disease in the African Region of WHO

Eradication of Dracunculiasis  Guinea worm Disease  in the African Region of WHO
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 14
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Eradication of Guinea Worm Disease

Eradication of Guinea Worm Disease
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Hunger. International Task Force
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 89
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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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 Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 380
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Summary : 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....

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Guinea Worm Wrap up  32
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 11
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Guinea worm Disease

Guinea worm Disease
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 5
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Summary : "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 ...

Eradication of Dracunculiasis

Eradication of Dracunculiasis
  • Author : Donald R. Hopkins
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 22
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Dog Parasites Endangering Human Health

Dog Parasites Endangering Human Health
  • Author : Christina Strube,Heinz Mehlhorn
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-10-19
  • Total pages : 291
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Summary : 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. ...

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 212
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Control of Human Parasitic Diseases

Control of Human Parasitic Diseases
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2007-03-23
  • Total pages : 682
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Summary : 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 ...

Eradication of Guinea Worm Disease

Eradication of Guinea Worm Disease
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Hunger. International Task Force
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 89
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Parasitic helminths and zoonoses in Africa

Parasitic helminths and zoonoses in Africa
  • Author : P. Craig,C. MacPherson
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 281
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Summary : 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 ...

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 Date : 2015-08-05
  • Total pages : 191
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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Summary : 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 ...

Health and disease in tropical Africa

Health and disease in tropical Africa
  • Author : Akhtar R
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1987-01-31
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 0128167653
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