Trials of Improved Practices (TIPs): A Strategy for Making Long-Lasting Nets Last Longer?

A paper suggesting that a participatory research strategy—trials of improved practices (TIPs)—that could identify locally appropriate approaches to prolonging net life and increasing effective use.

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Publication date: March 2013
Source: The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/trials-of-improved-practices-tips-a-strategy-for-making-long-lasting-nets-last-longer/

Artemisinin-Resistant Malaria: Research Challenges, Opportunities, and Public Health Implications

A review summarizing perspectives on artemisinin resistance, approaches for translating research data into relevant public health information, and opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration to combat artemisinin resistance.

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Publication date: April 2012
Source: The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/artemisinin-resistant-malaria-research-challenges-opportunities-and-public-health-implications/

Reduction of Malaria Prevalence by Indoor Residual Spraying: A Meta-Regression Analysis

A report indicating that IRS is more effective with high initial prevalence, multiple rounds of spraying, use of DDT, and in regions with a combination ofPlasmodium falciparum and P. vivax malaria.

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Publication date: April 2012
Source: The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/reduction-of-malaria-prevalence-by-indoor-residual-spraying-a-meta-regression-analysis/

Malaria in Africa Can Be Eliminated

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

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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/

Predictions of the Impact of Malaria Control Efforts on All-Cause Child Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa

A journal article exploring the relationship between all-cause childhood mortality and malaria mortality.

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Publication date: December 2007
Source: The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/predictions-of-the-impact-of-malaria-control-efforts-on-all-cause-child-mortality-in-sub-saharan-africa/