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The RooPfs study to assess whether improved housing provides additional protection against clinical malaria over current best practice in The Gambia: study protocol for a randomized controlled study and ancillary studies

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In malaria-endemic areas, residents of modern houses have less malaria than those living in traditional houses. This study will determine if modern housing provides incremental protection against clinical malaria over the current best practice of long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) and prompt treatment in The Gambia, determine the incremental cost-effectiveness of the interventions, and analyze the housing market in The Gambia.A two-armed, household, cluster-randomized, controlled study wi...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
Trials More from this journal
Volume:
17
Issue:
1
Pages:
275
Publication date:
2016-01-01
Acceptance date:
2016-05-03
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EISSN:
1745-6215
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:625589
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uuid:23184179-9573-4052-8fe8-cefb7faddee1
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pubs:625589
Source identifiers:
625589
Deposit date:
2016-07-15

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