International Journal of Infectious Diseases and Therapy

Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Assessment of Knowledge, Perception and Practice Toward Lassa Fever Prevention Among Residents of Akure South Local Government, Ondo State

    Ebenezer Obi Daniel*, Oluseyi Oludamilola Olawale, Ahmed Mamuda Bello, Michael Olabode Tomori, Michael Avwerhota, Israel Olukayode Popoola, Adebanke Adetutu Ogun, Aisha Oluwakemi Salami, Olukayode Oladeji Alewi, Taiwo Aderemi Popoola, Celestine Emeka Ekwuluo

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2024
    Pages: 26-34
    Received: 1 June 2024
    Accepted: 20 June 2024
    Published: 26 June 2024
    Abstract: Lassa fever is an extremely virulent and highly infectious disease endemic in West Africa, including Nigeria. This study aimed to assess the knowledge, attitudes, and preventive practices against Lassa fever among adult residents of Akure South Local Government in Ondo State, Nigeria. A cross-sectional study design was utilized, with data collected... Show More