Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, August 6th, 2002
Many hospitals in the highlands of Rift Valley and Nyanza provinces, 185 miles northwest of Nairobi, were overflowing with patients and mobile clinics were dispatched to the hardest-hit areas, said Dr. Sam Ochola, director of Kenya's malaria control program.
Ochola said authorities were still compiling figures in some areas, but that dozens had died and thousands had been infected in the previous two weeks.
"All of the...
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