BMC Public Health

BMC Public Health
(Accessed 28 January 2017)

Research article
Demography, maternal health and the epidemiology of malaria and other major infectious diseases in the rural department Tsamba-Magotsi, Ngounie Province, in central African Gabon
Sub-Saharan Africa is undergoing an epidemiological transition from a predominance of infectious diseases to non-communicable and lifestyle related conditions. However, the pace of this transition and the patt…
R. Zoleko Manego, G. Mombo-Ngoma, M. Witte, J. Held, M. Gmeiner, T. Gebru, B. Tazemda, J. Mischlinger, M. Groger, B. Lell, A. A. Adegnika, S. T. Agnandji, P. G. Kremsner, B. Mordmüller, M. Ramharter and P. B. Matsiegui
BMC Public Health 2017 17:130
Published on: 28 January 2017

Research article
The impact of a vaccine scare on parental views, trust and information needs: a qualitative study in Sydney, Australia
Vaccine safety scares can undermine public confidence in vaccines and decrease immunisation rates. Understanding and addressing parental concerns arising during such scares can assist in lessening their impact…
Catherine King and Julie Leask
BMC Public Health 2017 17:106
Published on: 23 January 2017