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- Owusu-Dabo, Ellis, et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Acta tropica 2017 v.169 pp. 51-56
- brain damage; diagnostic techniques; disease outbreaks; health services; herd immunity; meningitis; mortality; stakeholders; vaccination; Ghana
- ... Bacterial meningitis continues to be one of the most dreaded infections in sub-Saharan Africa and other countries that fall in the “meningitis belt” due to recurrent nature of the infection and the sequel of deliberating effects among survivors even after treatment. Ghana has had recurrent epidemics in the past but has been free from high mortality levels. Whereas reasons for the low reported numb ...