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A systematic review of changing malaria disease burden in sub-Saharan Africa since 2000: comparing model predictions and empirical observations

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Background The most widely used measures of declining burden of malaria across sub-Saharan Africa are predictions from geospatial models. These models apply spatiotemporal autocorrelations and covariates to parasite prevalence data and then use a function of parasite prevalence to predict clinical malaria incidence. We attempted to assess whether trends in malaria cases, based on local surveillance, were similar to those captured by Malaria Atlas Project (MAP) incidence surfaces.
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12916-020-01559-0

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Medicine Journal website
Volume:
18
Issue:
1
Article number:
94
Publication date:
2020-04-29
Acceptance date:
2020-03-16
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EISSN:
1741-7015
ISSN:
1741-7015
Pmid:
32345315
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1105132
Local pid:
pubs:1105132
Deposit date:
2020-06-11

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