BMC Infectious Diseases (Accessed 28 May 2016)

BMC Infectious Diseases

(Accessed 28 May 2016)

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Research article
Implementation of coordinated global serotype 2 oral poliovirus vaccine cessation: risks of potential non-synchronous cessation
The endgame for polio eradication involves coordinated global cessation of oral poliovirus vaccine (OPV) with cessation of serotype 2 OPV (OPV2 cessation) implemented in late April and early May 2016…
Radboud J. Duintjer Tebbens, Lee M. Hampton and Kimberly M. Thompson
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016 16:231
Published on: 26 May 2016

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Research article
Gaining and sustaining schistosomiasis control: study protocol and baseline data prior to different treatment strategies in five African countries
The Schistosomiasis Consortium for Operational Research and Evaluation (SCORE) was established in 2008 to answer strategic questions about schistosomiasis control. For programme managers, a high-priority quest…
Amara E. Ezeamama, Chun-La He, Ye Shen, Xiao-Ping Yin, Sue C. Binder, Carl H. Campbell, Stephen Rathbun, Christopher C. Whalen, Eliézer K. N’Goran, Jürg Utzinger, Annette Olsen, Pascal Magnussen, Safari Kinung’hi, Alan Fenwick, Anna Phillips, Josefo Ferro…
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016 16:229
Published on: 26 May 2016

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Research article
Human papillomavirus infection in Rwanda at the moment of implementation of a national HPV vaccination programme
Cervical cancer is the most common female cancer in Rwanda that, in 2011, became the first African country to implement a national vaccination programme against human papillomavirus (HPV).
Fidele Ngabo, Silvia Franceschi, Iacopo Baussano, M. Chantal Umulisa, Peter J. F. Snijders, Anne M. Uyterlinde, Fulvio Lazzarato, Vanessa Tenet, Maurice Gatera, Agnes Binagwaho and Gary M. Clifford
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016 16:225
Published on: 24 May 2016