Community perceptions on outdoor malaria transmission in Kilombero Valley, Southern Tanzania

@inproceedings{Moshi2017CommunityPO,
  title={Community perceptions on outdoor malaria transmission in Kilombero Valley, Southern Tanzania},
  author={Irene R Moshi and Halfan S Ngowo and Angel Dillip and Daniel Msellemu and Edith P. Madumla and Fredros O Okumu and Maureen Coetzee and Ladslaus L. Mnyone and Lenore Manderson},
  booktitle={Malaria Journal},
  year={2017}
}
The extensive use of indoor residual spraying (IRS) and insecticide-treated nets (ITNs) in Africa has contributed to a significant reduction in malaria transmission. Even so, residual malaria transmission persists in many regions, partly driven by mosquitoes that bite people outdoors. In areas where Anopheles gambiae s.s. is a dominant vector, most interventions target the reduction of indoor transmission. The increased use of ITNs/LLINs and IRS has led to the decline of this species. As a… CONTINUE READING
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