Leishmaniasis. Epidemiological Report of the Americas, February 2018
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Epidemiological status, Cutaneous and mucosal leishmaniasis | Visceral Leishmaniasis | Final Considerations |
[Introduction]. The leishmaniasis are diseases with elevated incidence rate and wide geographic distribution in the Americas. They remain a challenge for national and regional programs, since they require a technical, operative and political effort to sustain the systematic development of surveillance, prevention and control actions towards these diseases. In 2017, delegates of the endemic countries, who attended the Regional Leishmaniasis Meeting, approved the Leishmaniasis Plan of Action 2017-2022 for the Americas, which details the goals, indicators and actions to reinforce the commitments of PAHO's Directing Council Resolution CD55.R9 of 2016...
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Plan of Action to Strengthen the Surveillance and Control of Leishmaniasis in the Americas 2017-2022 Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 2017-07)[Introduction]. The Leishmaniasis Plan of Action for the Americas is an instrument that consolidates the main lines of action to strengthen surveillance and control of the disease in the Region. Furthermore, it presents ...