Economic cost analysis of malaria case management at the household level during the malaria elimination phase in The People’s Republic of China

@inproceedings{Xia2016EconomicCA,
  title={Economic cost analysis of malaria case management at the household level during the malaria elimination phase in The People’s Republic of China},
  author={Shang Xia and Jin-xiang Ma and Duo-quan Wang and Shi-zhu Li and David Rollinson and Shui-sen Zhou and Xiaonong Zhou},
  booktitle={Infectious diseases of poverty},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND In China, malaria has been posing a significant economic burden on households. To evaluate malaria economic burden in terms of both direct and indirect costs has its meaning in improving the effectiveness of malaria elimination program in China. METHODS A number of study sites (eight counties in five provinces) were selected from the malaria endemic area in China, representing the different levels of malaria incidence, risk classification, economic development. A number of… CONTINUE READING