+91 8617752708

International Journal of TROPICAL DISEASE & Health, ISSN: 2278-1005,Vol.: 12, Issue.: 2

Case Study

Anthrax Outbreak Investigation among Humans and Animals in Northern Ghana: Case Report


John Koku Awoonor-Williams1,2,3*, Paschal Awingura Apanga4, Maurice Anyawie1, Thomas Abachie1, Stephen Boidoitsiah1, Joseph Larbi Opare1 and Martin Nyaaba Adokiya5

1Regional Health Directorate, Ghana Health Service, Upper East Region, Bolgatanga, Ghana.

2Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57 4002, Basel, Switzerland.

3University of Basel, Peterplatz 4003, Basel, Switzerland.

4Tongo District Hospital, Talensi District, Upper East Region, Ghana.

5Department of Community Health, School of Allied Health Sciences, University for Development Studies, Tamale, Ghana.

General Guideline for Comments


Comment Policy:

1. SDI journal Web sites provide the ability for users to comment on articles to facilitate community evaluation and discourse around published articles. The comment section is mainly dedicated to promote "Post-publication peer review". Therefore, all SDI journals strictly follow 'pre-publication OPEN peer review' and strongly encourage "Post-publication peer review". As a result of this "Post-publication peer review", if authors agree and or journal Editors agree (and or SDI agrees) that any correction is necessary, then it will be published FREE of cost by following SDI Correction and retraction policy (http://www.sciencedomain.org/page.php?id=sdi-correction-and-retraction-policy).

2. Users, who want to comment, are encouraged to register on SDI website (http://www.sciencedomain.org/register.php). But if anybody doesn’t want to register, we'll respect the decision. To honour 'free flow of thoughts' unregistered user are also welcome to comment. Social login is also encouraged. 


3. At the end of every comment, a user must identify himself/herself by providing the following information 1. Full Name 2. Name of the Department, University, institute, etc. (This two information will be displayed publicly). We don't like 'anonymous' comments. Comments with 'forged identity' will be deleted.


Note: Users must see and agree to our complete Comment Policy (Link: http://www.sciencedomain.org/page.php?id=comment-policy)



comments powered by Disqus

Our Contacts

Guest House Road, Street no - 1/6,
Hooghly, West Bengal,

+91 8617752708


Third Floor, 207 Regent Street
London, W1B 3HH,

+44 20-3031-1429