Manson Lecture. Meningococcal Meningitis in Africa

This article, published in Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, covers the history of meningococcal meningitis in Africa since epidemics of the infection were first described around 100 years ago. The article also discusses prospects for the control of meningococcal meningitis in Africa. ABSTRACT ONLY. (Learn how users in developing countries can gain free access to journal articles.)

Author(s): Greenwood B

Published: 1999

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    Citation: Greenwood B. Manson Lecture. Meningococcal Meningitis in Africa. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 1999;93(4):341-353.