A country-wide malaria survey in Mozambique. I. Plasmodium falciparum infection in children in different epidemiological settings

@article{Mabunda2008ACM,
  title={A country-wide malaria survey in Mozambique. I. Plasmodium falciparum infection in children in different epidemiological settings},
  author={Samuel Jos{\'e} Alves Mabunda and Sonia LR Casimiro and Llorenç Quint{\'o} and Pedro Luis Chas Alonso},
  journal={Malaria Journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={7},
  pages={216 - 216}
}
Across tropical Africa the bulk of malaria-related morbidity and mortality is particularly high during childhood. Classical malariometric surveys have relied on assessing malaria infection prevalence. The last comprehensive evaluation of the malaria situation in Mozambique was carried out during the 1950s. This study aims to characterize the malaria transmission intensities and to estimate the disease burden that may help guide control programme. Between February 2002 and April 2003, a house-to… CONTINUE READING

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