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The geography of imported malaria to non-endemic countries: a meta-analysis of nationally-reported statistics

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Malaria remains a problem for many countries classified as malaria free through cases imported from endemic regions. Imported cases to non-endemic countries often result in delays in diagnosis, are expensive to treat, and can sometimes cause secondary local transmission. The movement of malaria in endemic countries has also contributed to the spread of drug resistance and threatens long-term eradication goals. Here we focused on quantifying the international movements of mala...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30326-7

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Ordanovich, D More by this author
Falkner, M More by this author
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Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation More from this funder
National Institutes of Health More from this funder
Medical Research Council More from this funder
Department for International Development More from this funder
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Publisher:
Elsevier: Lancet Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Infectious Diseases Journal website
Publication date:
2016-10-21
Acceptance date:
2016-07-24
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EISSN:
1474-4457
ISSN:
1473-3099
Pubs id:
pubs:653744
URN:
uri:bb56116e-1ce1-4cc6-896f-9cde836bc5a9
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uuid:bb56116e-1ce1-4cc6-896f-9cde836bc5a9
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pubs:653744

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