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Shrinking the malaria map: progress and prospects

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In the past 150 years, roughly half of the countries in the world eliminated malaria. Nowadays, there are 99 endemic countries - 67 are controlling malaria and 32 are pursuing an elimination strategy. This four-part Series presents evidence about the technical, operational, and financial dimensions of malaria elimination. The first paper in this Series reviews definitions of eliminatin and the state that precedes it: controlled low-endemic malaria. Feasibility assessments are described as a c...

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University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
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The Global Health Group
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University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
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"University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA", "Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA"
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University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
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The Global Health Group
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International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington DC, USA
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Elsevier Publisher's website
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Lancet Journal website
Volume:
376
Issue:
9752
Pages:
1566-1578
Publication date:
2010-11-01
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ISSN:
0140-6736
Language:
English
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2010-11-26

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