The epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum malaria in China, 2004-2012: from intensified control to elimination.

In China, the national malaria elimination programme has been operating since 2010. This study aimed to explore the epidemiological changes in patterns of malaria in China from intensified control to elimination stages.

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Publication date: November 2014
Source: Malaria Journal

Communicating and Monitoring Surveillance and Response Activities for Malaria Elimination: China’s “1-3-7” Strategy

An article describing describe China’s “1-3-7” approach employed by the national malaria elimination program to guide and monitor case reporting, investigation, and response, as a part of its key malaria elimination strategy. The approach requires reporting of malaria cases within one day, their confirmation and investigation within three days, and the appropriate public health response to prevent further transmission within seven days.

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Publication date: May 2014
Source: PLOS Medicine