Tackling influenza in Ghana

Ampofo, William
April 2012
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Apr2012, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p254
Academic Journal
The article presents an interview with research fellow William Ampofo of the University of Ghana. When asked whether African countries need the same level of influenza vaccination as non-tropical countries, Ampofo says that most countries are unaware of the influenza disease burden. He comments on addressing the burden of influenza in Africa. Ampofo believes that the problem of influenza in Africa will be tackled by the year 2014 or 2015.


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