Importance of factors determining the effective lifetime of a mass, long-lasting, insecticidal net distribution: a sensitivity analysis

A paper describing a simulation experiment to predict the duration of epidemiological protection offered by a mass LLIN distribution targeting the general population.

Author: , ,
Publication date: January 2012
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/importance-of-factors-determining-the-effective-lifetime-of-a-mass-long-lasting-insecticidal-net-distribution-a-sensitivity-analysis/

Factors associated with mosquito net use by individuals in households owning nets in Ethiopia

An investigation of insecticidal mosquito net use using individual level data from people living in net-owning households from two surveys in Ethiopia.

Author: , ,
Publication date: December 2011
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/factors-associated-with-mosquito-net-use-by-individuals-in-households-owning-nets-in-ethiopia/

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.

Author: ,
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/

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.

Author: , , , ,
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/

Combining indoor residual spraying and insecticide-treated nets for malaria control in Africa: a review of possible outcomes and an outline of suggestions for the future

A journal article on ways to enhance household level protection through combined use of indoor residual spraying and insecticide-treated nets.

Author: ,
Publication date: July 2011
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/combining-indoor-residual-spraying-and-insecticide-treated-nets-for-malaria-control-in-africa-a-review-of-possible-outcomes-and-an-outline-of-suggestions-for-the-future/

Consideration of mass drug administration for the containment of artemisinin-resistant malaria in the Greater Mekong subregion

A report on the September 2010 WHO Global Malaria Programme meeting of experts to evaluate the appropriateness of including mass drug administration as part of the strategy to contain artemisinin-resistant parasites in the Greater Mekong sub region.

Author:
Publication date: 2011

Source: World Health Organization
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/consideration-of-mass-drug-administration-for-the-containment-of-artemisinin-resistant-malaria-in-the-greater-mekong-subregion/

Global plan for artemisinin resistance containment (GPARC)

A call to action for all members of the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Partnership, setting out a high-level plan of attack to protect ACTs as an effective treatment for Plasmodium falciparum malaria.

Author:
Publication date: January 2011
Source: World Health Organization
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/global-plan-for-artemisinin-resistance-containment-gparc/

Malaria in Africa Can Be Eliminated

A journal article discussing malaria elimination as a feasible goal using currently available interventions, augmented with newer tools.

Author: ,
Publication date: 2011

Source: The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/malaria-in-africa-can-be-eliminated/