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Nationwide school malaria parasitaemia survey in public primary schools, the United Republic of Tanzania

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Background A nationwide, school, malaria survey was implemented to assess the risk factors of malaria prevalence and bed net use among primary school children in mainland Tanzania. This allowed the mapping of malaria prevalence at council level and assessment of malaria risk factors among school children.

Methods A cross-sectional, school, malaria parasitaemia survey was conducted in 25 regions, 166 councils and 357 schools in three phases: (1) Aug... Expand abstract
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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s12936-018-2601-1

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ORCID:
0000-0002-6521-9156
Rumisha, SF More by this author
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Snow, RW
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BMC Publisher's website
Journal:
Malaria Journal Journal website
Volume:
452
Issue:
17
Pages:
1-16
Publication date:
2018-12-05
Acceptance date:
2018-11-29
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EISSN:
1475-2875
ISSN:
1475-2875
Pubs id:
pubs:951464
URN:
uri:36a9ba18-737d-42bd-8d7e-c8a8d7ae96ba
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uuid:36a9ba18-737d-42bd-8d7e-c8a8d7ae96ba
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pubs:951464

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