Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

: 2012  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 84--85

Polio eradication: Current status and challenges

Soumyadeep Bhaumik 
 Medical Practitioner and Independent Medical Researcher, Kolkata, India

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Soumyadeep Bhaumik
Independent Medical Researcher, 2, Amalangshu Sen Road, Kolkata, West Bengal

For more than two decades mankind has been dreaming of a DQpolio-free world.DQ However the dream is yet to be realized owing to various problems related to transmission of wild polio virus transmission as well as vaccine-derived polio virus. These problems are as much scientific as human. The article briefly discusses the current status of polio control across the globe, and various challenges associated with it in a nation-wise manner.

How to cite this article:
Bhaumik S. Polio eradication: Current status and challenges.J Family Med Prim Care 2012;1:84-85

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Bhaumik S. Polio eradication: Current status and challenges. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2012 [cited 2020 Feb 24 ];1:84-85
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