Decreased prevalence of anemia in highland areas of low malaria transmission after a 1-year interruption of transmission.

@article{Noland2012DecreasedPO,
  title={Decreased prevalence of anemia in highland areas of low malaria transmission after a 1-year interruption of transmission.},
  author={Gregory S. Noland and George Ayodo and Jackson Abuya and James S. Hodges and Melissa A Rolfes and Chandy C John},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2012},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={178-84}
}
BACKGROUND Malaria control campaigns have reduced malaria transmission to very low levels in many areas of Africa. Yet the extent to which malaria interruption or elimination might decrease the prevalence of anemia in areas of low malaria transmission is unknown. METHODS Kapsisiywa and Kipsamoite, highland areas of Kenya with low, unstable malaria transmission, experienced a 12-month interruption in malaria transmission from April 2007 to May 2008, following high-level coverage (>70% of… CONTINUE READING
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