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Volume 2012, Article ID 752749, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/752749
Clinical Study

Buruli-Ulcer Induced Disability in Ghana: A Study at Apromase in the Ashanti Region

1Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Burns Unit, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
2Department of Community Health, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
3Health Education Unit, Global Evangelical Mission Hospital, Apromase-Ashanti, Ghana
4Department of Anatomy, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
5Centre for Disability and Rehabilitation Studies, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
6Department of Surgery, Volta Regional Hospital, Ho, Ghana
7American Leprosy Missions, Greenville, SC 29601, USA

Received 23 December 2011; Revised 5 March 2012; Accepted 6 March 2012

Academic Editor: Marcus Lehnhardt

Copyright © 2012 Pius Agbenorku 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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