Assessing the impact of indoor residual spraying on malaria morbidity using a sentinel site surveillance system in Western Uganda.

@article{Bukirwa2009AssessingTI,
  title={Assessing the impact of indoor residual spraying on malaria morbidity using a sentinel site surveillance system in Western Uganda.},
  author={Hasifa Bukirwa and Vincent M Yau and Ruth Kigozi and Scott A. Filler and Linda Quick and Myers Lugemwa and Gunawardena Dissanayake and Moses R. Kamya and Fred Wabwire-Mangen and Grant Dorsey},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={2009},
  volume={81 4},
  pages={611-4}
}
A single round of indoor residual spraying (IRS) using lambda-cyhalothrin was implemented in a district of Uganda with moderate transmission intensity in 2007. Individual patient data were collected from one health facility within the district 8 months before and 16 months after IRS. There was a consistent decrease in the proportion of patients diagnosed… CONTINUE READING