Cost-effectiveness of malaria diagnostic methods in sub-Saharan Africa in an era of combination therapy

A study using a decision tree model and probabilistic sensitivity analysis to estimate the relative cost-effectiveness of RDTs, presumptive treatment and field standard microscopy in different epidemiological settings of sub-Saharan Africa where Plasmodium falciparum predominates.

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Publication date: February 2008
Source: World Health Organization
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Global malaria control and elimination: report of a meeting on containment of artemisinin tolerance

A report presenting the outline of a containment plan to avert potentially grave consequences of artemisinin-tolerant parasites from spreading further.

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Publication date: January 2008
Source: World Health Organization
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A framework of strategic options for the integrated delivery of insecticide-treated nets and immunization

A study where reviews of published and grey literature were undertaken, as were three country visits, in order to analyse and collate past, current and planned integration approaches between malaria control and immunization.

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Publication date: May 2006
Source: World Health Organization
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Indoor residual spraying: Use of indoor residual spraying for scaling up global malaria control and elimination

An overview of WHO’s Global Malaria Programme recommendations for interventions that must be scaled up in countries to effectively respond to malaria.

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Publication date: 2006

Source: World Health Organization
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Multi-Country Evaluation: Integrated Management of Childhood Illness

An evaluation designed to determine whether Integrated Management of Childhood Illness has a significant impact on improving child health and is cost-effective.

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Publication date: 2006

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