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Journal of Environmental and Public Health
Volume 2011, Article ID 484010, 10 pages
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Neighborhood Urban Environmental Quality Conditions Are Likely to Drive Malaria and Diarrhea Mortality in Accra, Ghana

1Infectious Disease Epidemiology Group, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Bernhard Nocht Str. 74, 20359 Hamburg, Germany
2Department of Public Health Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, P.O. Box 100131, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
3Department of Biological, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Ghana, P.O. Box LG13, Legon, Ghana
4Department Molecular Medicine, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Bernhard Nocht Str. 74, 20359 Hamburg, Germany

Received 27 September 2010; Revised 28 February 2011; Accepted 11 April 2011

Academic Editor: Issam Al-Khatib

Copyright © 2011 Julius N. Fobil et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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