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Assessment of Reasons for Oral Polio Vaccine Refusals in Bebeji Local Government Area, Kano State, Northern Nigeria, 2013

Assessment of Reasons for Oral Polio Vaccine Refusals in Bebeji Local Government Area, Kano State, Northern Nigeria, 2013

Author: 
Musa K. Bawa
Endie Waziri
Aisha Mamman
Suleiman Haladu
Kabir Getso
Chima Ohuabunwo
Publication Date
Sunday, December 1, 2019
Affiliation: 

African Field Epidemiology Network, or AFENET (Bawa, Waziri, Haladu, Ohuabunwo); Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (Mamman); Kano State Ministry of Health (Getso)

"Better understanding and targeting of communication and operational efforts to address OPV refusals and missed children in Nigeria is pivotal to the successful eradication of polio from Nigeria."

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Texila International Journal of Public Health, Volume 7, Issue 4, Dec 2019. Image credit: Flickr/Center for Disease Development

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