The Travel and International Health team have carried out a revision of cholera recommendations for all TRAVAX country pages. This resulted in 8 countries having a cholera recommendation removed and 3 countries having a cholera recommendation added. See individual country pages.
The mainstay of prevention of cholera continues to be through care with food and water hygiene and good hand hygiene practices. Cholera vaccine may be considered for:
1. WHO (2017). Cholera vaccines: WHO Position paper August 2017. Weekly Epidemiological Report. Available here.
2. Ali M, Nelson A, Lopez A, Sack D (2015). Updated Global Burden of Cholera in Endemic Countries. PLoS Negl Trop Dis; 9 (6), Available here.