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Community engagement for targeted malaria elimination in Lao PDR (Laos)

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Community engagement for Malaria elimination
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The emergence of artemisinin-resistant malaria in Southeast Asia has prompted malaria control programs to expedite efforts to eliminate malaria. One suggested approach is the mass administration of antimalarials (MDA) to entire target population regardless of malaria infection. MDA is one of the central components of Targeted Malaria Elimination (TME), an approach recently piloted in Laos. For MDA to be successful (leading to interruption of local malaria transmission), a high population c...

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MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Department:
Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
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Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
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Supervisor
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Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Lao-Oxford-Mahosot Hospital-Wellcome Trust Research Unit, Microbiology Laboratory, Mahosot Hospital, Vientiane, Laos
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Supervisor
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The Wellcome Centre for ethics and humanities, and the ethox centre
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Examiner
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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English
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Deposit date:
2019-02-10

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