Cost-effectiveness of malaria microscopy and rapid diagnostic tests versus presumptive diagnosis: implications for malaria control in Uganda

A study assessing the cost-effectiveness of parasitological confirmation before treatment with artemether-lumefantrine at rural operational primary care centres in Uganda.

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Publication date: December 2011
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/cost-effectiveness-of-malaria-microscopy-and-rapid-diagnostic-tests-versus-presumptive-diagnosis-implications-for-malaria-control-in-uganda/

Costs and cost-effectiveness of malaria control interventions – a systematic review

An article about an interactive model based on a decision-tree structure and a cost-benefit framework designed to compare different diagnostic strategies.

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Publication date: November 2011
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/costs-and-cost-effectiveness-of-malaria-control-interventions-a-systematic-review/

Got ACTs? Availability, price, market share and provider knowledge of anti-malarial medicines in public and private sector outlets in six malaria-endemic countries

A paper presenting supply side data from ACTwatch outlet surveys in Benin, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Madagascar, Nigeria, Uganda and Zambia.

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Publication date: October 2011
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/got-acts-availability-price-market-share-and-provider-knowledge-of-anti-malarial-medicines-in-public-and-private-sector-outlets-in-six-malaria-endemic-countries/

Progress & Impact Series: Eliminating Malaria: Learning from the Past, Looking Ahead

A report detailing previous malaria elimination and eradication efforts to date, and summarizing ongoing progress in all malaria-endemic areas of the world.

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Publication date: October 2011
Source: Roll Back Malaria
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/progress-impact-series-eliminating-malaria-learning-from-the-past-looking-ahead/

Cost analysis of school-based intermittent screening and treatment of malaria in Kenya

A paper analyzing the costs of intermittent screening and treatment of malaria in schools, implemented as part of a cluster-randomized controlled trial on the Kenyan coast.

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Publication date: September 2011
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/cost-analysis-of-school-based-intermittent-screening-and-treatment-of-malaria-in-kenya/

An Economic Analysis of the Costs of Indoor Residual Spraying in 12 PMI countries, 2008–2010

An economic analysis prepared by RTI International for USAID on of the costs of indoor residual spraying in 12 PMI countries, from 2008 to 2010.

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Publication date: September 2011
Source: President's Malaria Initiative
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/an-economic-analysis-of-the-costs-of-indoor-residual-spraying-in-12-pmi-countries-2008-2010/

Progress & Impact Series: A Decade of Partnership and Results

A report detailing the evolution and effectiveness of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership over the years, demonstrating how a strong, well-organized community can help deliver broad health benefits while relieving overburdened health systems.

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Publication date: September 2011
Source: Roll Back Malaria
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/progress-impact-series-a-decade-of-partnership-and-results/

The role of antimalarial treatment in the elimination of malaria

An article discussing strategies and recommendations for drug administration programmes so that they will be most effective and efficient in the way forward.

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Publication date: September 2011
Source: Clinical Microbiology and Infection
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/the-role-of-antimalarial-treatment-in-the-elimination-of-malaria/

The architecture and effect of participation: A systematic review of community participation for communicable disease control and elimination. Implications for malaria elimination

A paper reporting the findings of an atypical systematic review of 60 years of literature in order to arrive at a more comprehensive awareness of the constructs of participation for communicable disease control and elimination and provide guidance for the current malaria elimination campaign.

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Publication date: August 2011
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/the-architecture-and-effect-of-participation-a-systematic-review-of-community-participation-for-communicable-disease-control-and-elimination-implications-for-malaria-elimination/