Disease outbreaks in Sudan worsen ongoing crisis

Citation data:

The Lancet Infectious Diseases, ISSN: 1473-3099, Vol: 4, Issue: 8, Page: 476

Publication Year:
2004
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Repository URL:
https://ecommons.aku.edu/pakistan_fhs_mc_surg_surg/467
DOI:
10.1016/s1473-3099(04)01086-2
Author(s):
Ahmed, Khabir
Publisher(s):
Elsevier BV
Tags:
Medicine; health crisis; Surgery
article description
The recent resurgence of polio in Sudan's west Darfur region further threatens an area already in deep crisis as a result of ethnic cleansing, rape, and killing by the Sudanese government and the Janjaweed militias (Arab militias) it backs.