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close this bookCerebrospinal Meningitis Epidemics and Surveillance Systems in the Sudan, Ethiopia and Chad (Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters, 1990, 40 p.)
close this folderI. INTRODUCTION
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View the document2. Field Study in Chad, in Ethiopia, in the Sudan

2. Field Study in Chad, in Ethiopia, in the Sudan

The study was carried out from August 29 to September 28, 1990 in three different countries of the “Meningitis Belt”, the Sudan, Ethiopia, and Chad.

It consisted of interviews with persons responsible for epidemic control in MOH, data collection on past epidemics in the three different capital cities, and data collection on CSM cases during non-epidemic years.

The first report on this study follows. The epidemiologic data collected will be subject to a later analysis.