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Nigerian immunisation programme sees results

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7381.121/a (Published 18 January 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:121
  1. Abiodun Raufu
  1. Lagos

    The National Programme on Immunisation (NPI) has just released a report that shows a continuing and dramatic decline in the incidence of fatal childhood diseases in Nigeria.

    Diseases covered by the report include tetanus, poliomyelitis, diphtheria, measles, tuberculosis, yellow fever, and cerebrospinal meningitis, which have been responsible …

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