publication . Thesis . Other literature type . 2009

Malaria control. generating evidence from local to global level

Plüss, Bianca; Lengeler, Christian; D'Alessandro, Umberto; Tanner, Marcel;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2009
  • Country: Indonesia
Abstract
In addition of the provision of effective treatment to each case, malaria control is heavily relying on vector control with either insecticide treated mosquito nets (ITNs) or indoor residual spraying (IRS). The effectiveness of ITNs in controlling malaria in many different settings has already been comprehensively documented. On the other hand, while IRS has a long and distinguished history in malaria control, its health effects have never been properly quantified. The present thesis aimed at generating malaria control knowledge on local and global level. On a local level, new insights into the malaria burden in South-East PNG were generated. The work was carrie...
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Medical Subject Headings: parasitic diseases
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publication . Thesis . Other literature type . 2009

Malaria control. generating evidence from local to global level

Plüss, Bianca; Lengeler, Christian; D'Alessandro, Umberto; Tanner, Marcel;