[Strategies for the certification of the eradication of wild poliovirus transmission in the Americas].

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    Boletin de la Oficina Sanitaria Panamericana. Pan…

Abstract

Because it appears that the last case of poliomyelitis caused by transmission of indigenous wild poliovirus occurred 2 years ago on 23 August 1991 in Peru, the challenge for PAHO is to develop a methodology of certification that will convince the rest of the world that the eradication of poliomyelitis in the Americas has been achieved. To that end, the… (More)

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@article{1993StrategiesFT, title={[Strategies for the certification of the eradication of wild poliovirus transmission in the Americas].}, author={}, journal={Boletin de la Oficina Sanitaria Panamericana. Pan American Sanitary Bureau}, year={1993}, volume={115 4}, pages={281-90} }