Consortium Material

The Consortium Material Section hosts cholera-related resources produced by the Africhol Consortium members:

CSQUID - Center for Statistics & Quantitative Infectious Diseases

Cholera epidemiology and transmission modeling

Vaccination strategies for epidemic cholera in Haiti with implications for the developing world
Dennis L. Chao, M. Elizabeth Halloran, Ira M. Longini Jr.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 April 26; 108(17): 7081–7085.

Johns Hopkins University

Cholera Burden of Disease Estimates
David A Sack

Global Cholera Map Animation 1950-2012
Html animation of reported cholera cases from 1950-2012 as extracted from the Gideon database (much of it comes from ProMed, WHO, and other sources). Data extraction was last performed on 6-Jan-2014.
Animation created by Andrew S. Azman

A new era in the history of cholera: the road to elimination
David A Sack
International Journal of Epidemiology, Volume 42, Issue 6, Pp. 1537-1540, December 2013

Spatial Patterns of Cholera Transmission and the Performance of Reactive Vaccination in and Epidemic Setting
Justin Lessler

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Cholera in Africa
Prevention & Control, Surveillance

General Information About Cholera
What is Cholera? Where is Cholera Found?  How Does a Person Get Cholera?  What are the Symptoms of Cholera?  How Long After Infection Do the Symptoms Appear?  Who is Most Likely to Get Cholera?  What Should I Do If I Think I Have Cholera?  How is Cholera Diagnosed? etc.

Laboratory Diagnosis and Testing
Laboratory diagnosis of Vibrio cholerae in resource poor areas and for Reference Laboratories
Laboratory Testing for Cholera

Population-Level Effect of Cholera Vaccine on Displaced Populations, South Sudan, 2014
Andrew S. Azman, John Rumunu, Abdinasir Abubakar, Haley West, Iza Ciglenecki, Trina Helderman, Joseph Francis Wamala, Olympia de la Rosa Vázquez, William Perea, David A. Sack, Dominique Legros, Stephen Martin, Justin Lessler, and Francisco J. Luquero
Emerging Infectious Diseases, Volume 22, Number 6, June 2016

Oral Cholera Vaccine Coverage, Barriers to Vaccination, and Adverse Events following Vaccination, Haiti, 2013
Rania A. Tohme, Jeannot François, Kathleen Wannemuehler, Preetha Iyengar, Amber Dismer, Paul Adrien, Terri B. Hyde, Barbara J. Marston, Kashmira Date, Eric D. Mintz, and Mark A. Katz
Emerging Infectious Diseases, Volume 21, Number 6, June 2015

Antimicrobial Drug Resistance of Vibrio cholerae, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Berthe Miwanda, Sandra Moore, Jean-Jacques Muyembe, Georges Nguefack-Tsague, Ickel Kakongo Kabangwa, Daniel Yassa Ndjakani, Ankur Mutreja, Nicholas Thomson, Helene Thefenne, Eric Garnotel, Gaston Tshapenda, Denis Kandolo Kakongo, Guy Kalambayi, and Renaud Piarroux
Emerging Infectious Diseases, Volume 21, Number 5, May 2015

Cholera in Yangon, Myanmar, 2012–2013
Wah Wah Aung, Kazuhisa Okada, Mathukorn Na-Ubol, Wirongrong Natakuathung, Toe Sandar, Nan Aye Thidar Oo, Mya Mya Aye, Shigeyuki Hamada
Emerging Infectious Diseases, Volume 21, Number 3, March 2015

Mobile Phone–based Syndromic Surveillance System, Papua New Guinea
Alexander Rosewell, Berry Ropa, Heather Randall, Rosheila Dagina, Samuel Hurim, Sibauk Bieb, Siddhartha Datta, Sundar Ramamurthy, Glen Mola, Anthony B. Zwi, Pradeep Ray, and C. Raina MacIntyre
Emerging Infectious Diseases, Volume 19, Number 11, November 2013

The Cure for Cholera — Improving Access to Safe Water and Sanitation
Ronald J. Waldman, M.D., M.P.H, Eric D. Mintz, M.D., M.P.H., and Heather E. Papowitz, M.D., M.P.H.
N Engl J Med 2013; 368:592-594; February 14, 2013; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1214179

Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal (EID)
November 2011 - Cholera Special Section

When to Consider Cholera
November 14, 2011
Robert E. Quick, MD, MPH
CDC Expert Video Commentary Series on Medscape (free membership registration is requested)

A Lion in Our Village - The Unconscionable Tragedy of Cholera in Africa
Eric D. Mintz, M.D., Richard L. Guerrant, M.D.
N Engl J Med 2009; 360:1060-1063 - March 12, 2009