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The Failure of Screening and Treating as a Malaria Elimination Strategy.

von Seidlein, L. (2014) The Failure of Screening and Treating as a Malaria Elimination Strategy. PLoS medicine, 11 (1). e1001595. ISSN 1549-1676

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Abstract

Lorenz von Seidlein discusses the study by Katherine Halliday and colleagues and explores the reasons why a school-based screening and treatment strategy for malaria might have failed. Please see later in the article for the Editors' Summary.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Malaria, Health care, Plasmodium falciparum, Artemether-lumefantrine, Rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs), Africa
Subjects: Malaria > Diagnosis & treatment
Divisions: Other
Depositing User: Mr Joseph Madata
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2014 08:01
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2014 08:01
URI: http://ihi.eprints.org/id/eprint/2442

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