Abbreviations and acronyms

AT

Attack rate

°C

Degree Celsius

CFRCase fatality rate
CFUColony forming unit

CTC

Cholera treatment centre

CTU

Cholera treatment unit

FRC

Free residual chlorine

IO

Intraosseous

IV

Intravenous

MSF

Médecins Sans Frontières

NTU

Nephelometric turbidity unit

NGO

Non-governmental organization

OCV

Oral cholera vaccine

ORP

Oral rehydration point

ORS

Oral rehydration salts or solution

PPE

Personal protective equipment

RDT

Rapid diagnostic test

RL

Ringer lactate

UNICEF

United Nations Children’s Fund

WHO

World Health Organization

WIR

Weekly incidence rate