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Access and adequate utilization of malaria control interventions in rural Malawi: a descriptive quantitative study

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BACKGROUND: Despite the availability of cost effective malaria control interventions, such as insecticide-treated bed nets (ITN), diagnosis and effective treatment of malaria, and intermittent preventive treatment during pregnancy (IPTp), the lack of equitable access and coverage affect utilization of these interventions in rural communities. Aggregated rates of access and utilization of malaria interventions in national surveys mask substantial variations in intervention coverage. Utilizatio...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s12936-018-2253-1

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM; NDM Experimental Medicine
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Malaria Journal Journal website
Volume:
17
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Article: 104
Publication date:
2018-03-06
Acceptance date:
2018-03-02
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ISSN:
1475-2875
Pubs id:
pubs:860214
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uri:b5b93f27-9f83-4315-9a18-86efe3f809e5
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uuid:b5b93f27-9f83-4315-9a18-86efe3f809e5
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pubs:860214

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