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Space-time variation of malaria incidence in Yunnan province, China.

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BACKGROUND: Understanding spatio-temporal variation in malaria incidence provides a basis for effective disease control planning and monitoring. METHODS: Monthly surveillance data between 1991 and 2006 for Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum malaria across 128 counties were assembled for Yunnan, a province of China with one of the highest burdens of malaria. County-level Bayesian Poisson regression models of incidence were constructed, with effects for rainfall, maximum temperature an...

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10.1186/1475-2875-8-180

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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Author
Journal:
Malaria journal
Volume:
8
Issue:
1
Pages:
180
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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1475-2875
ISSN:
1475-2875
URN:
uuid:88baf558-8e1f-43d5-a012-740550923dc7
Source identifiers:
41355
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pubs:41355

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