The global burden of cholera.

  title={The global burden of cholera.},
  author={Mohammad Ali and Anna Lena Lopez and Young Ae You and Young Eun Kim and Binod K Sah and Brian Maskery and John Clemens},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  volume={90 3},
OBJECTIVE To estimate the global burden of cholera using population-based incidence data and reports. METHODS Countries with a recent history of cholera were classified as endemic or non-endemic, depending on whether they had reported cholera cases in at least three of the five most recent years. The percentages of the population in each country that lacked access to improved sanitation were used to compute the populations at risk for cholera, and incidence rates from published studies were… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 13 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 146 extracted citations

Review of Trends in Cholera

View 8 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Mechanisms of the evolutionary arms race between Vibrio cholerae and Vibriophage clinical isolates.

International microbiology : the official journal of the Spanish Society for Microbiology • 2017
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 31 references

A cholera outbreak in a village of West Bengal, India, 2006: The danger of using ponds for soiled clothes disposal

S Rudra, R Ramakrishnan, Y Hutin, M. Gupte
Proceedings of the Fourth South-east Asia and Western Pacific Bi-Regional TEPHINET Scientific Conference, • 2007

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…