Meningococcal vaccines: a neglected topic in travel medicine?

Abstract

Meningococcal disease is a devastating disease. Regular epidemics, particularly in the African meningitis belt and outbreaks during the Hajj pilgrimage, have caused significant morbidity and mortality. Although meningococcal vaccination is recommended for travelers to these destinations, disease awareness among travelers is generally poor. Case-fatality… (More)
DOI: 10.1586/erv.09.102

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