Characterization of a malaria outbreak in Colombia in 2010

  title={Characterization of a malaria outbreak in Colombia in 2010},
  author={P. Chaparro and Julio C{\'e}sar Padilla and Andr{\'e}s F. Vallejo and S{\'o}crates Herrera},
  booktitle={Malaria Journal},
Although malaria has presented a significant reduction in morbidity and mortality worldwide during the last decade, it remains a serious global public health problem. In Colombia, during this period, many factors have contributed to sustained disease transmission, with significant fluctuations in an overall downward trend in the number of reported malaria cases. Despite its epidemiological importance, few studies have used surveillance data to describe the malaria situation in Colombia. This… CONTINUE READING
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