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Vector-related case-control study of severe malaria in Kilifi District, Kenya.

Abstract:

A case-control study examined vector-related and environmental parameters associated with severe malaria in Kilifi District along the coast of Kenya. Over an 11-month period, 119 children identified with severe malaria infections at the Kilifi District Hospital were matched by age with control children who reported to the outpatient clinic with nonsevere infections. Intensive mosquito sampling was done in each of the case-control houses over a four-day period, beginning within a week of index...

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Kabiru, EW More by this author
Forster, D More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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Journal:
The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene
Volume:
60
Issue:
5
Pages:
781-785
Publication date:
1999-05-05
EISSN:
1476-1645
ISSN:
0002-9637
URN:
uuid:564483b8-7e52-4de9-8996-d621f335d197
Source identifiers:
36989
Local pid:
pubs:36989

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