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Role of mass drug administration in elimination of Plasmodium falciparum malaria: a consensus modelling study

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Background Mass drug administration for elimination of Plasmodium falciparum malaria is recommended by WHO in some settings. We used consensus modelling to understand how to optimise the effects of mass drug administration in areas with low malaria transmission.

Methods We collaborated with researchers doing field trials to establish a standard intervention scenario and standard transmission setting, and we input these parameters into four previously published...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/S2214-109X(17)30220-6

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Lancet Global Health More from this journal
Publication date:
2017-05-26
Acceptance date:
2017-03-26
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2214-109X
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pubs:697655
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uuid:abb78063-4806-41f6-8473-665c0929a9af
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pubs:697655
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697655
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2017-05-30

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