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Cross-border movement, economic development and malaria elimination in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Abstract:

Malaria at international borders presents particular challenges with regards to elimination. International borders share common malaria ecologies, yet neighboring countries are often at different stages of the control-to-elimination pathway. Herein, we present a case study on malaria, and its control, at the border between Saudi Arabia and Yemen. Malaria program activity reports, case data, and ancillary information have been assembled from national health information systems, archives, and o...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s12916-018-1081-z

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Al Zahrani, MH More by this author
Abdoon, AMO More by this author
Ibrahim, AA More by this author
Alhogail, A More by this author
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Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia More from this funder
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Medicine Journal website
Volume:
16
Issue:
1
Pages:
98
Publication date:
2018-06-26
Acceptance date:
2018-05-21
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EISSN:
1741-7015
ISSN:
1741-7015
Pubs id:
pubs:859870
URN:
uri:52042636-2569-430c-a2c6-bd5ad58aabb6
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uuid:52042636-2569-430c-a2c6-bd5ad58aabb6
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pubs:859870
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English
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