Policymakers, national control program professionals, and practitioners problem solve and exchange best practices in this community with the goal of improving the prevention, management and treatment of malaria.
In discussing effects of malaria, there also remains concern over observations that the disease can negatively impact cognitive function and school performance. That would be like affecting even the future of individuals. The attached study by Vorasan et al looked at the long term impact. The question is whether this ... read more
Thank you for your input so far Pierre, Sungano and Margaret. These are valuable resources and talking points. I would agree with Margaret that these elaborate tests you stated Pierre do not necessarily obtain in a lot of LMICs, especially in a simple primary care setting. A CBC/FBC maybe but ... read more
Dear Colleagues I am very pleased to see the idea of larviciding being included in the discussion about malaria and mosquito control. More than anything else I am interested in understanding cost effectiveness, that is what interventions get the most progress for the least cost. Some rather primitive modelling that ... read more
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