Epidemiological and Clinical Features of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in United Nations Personnel in Western Bahr el Ghazal State, South Sudan

@article{He2013EpidemiologicalAC,
  title={Epidemiological and Clinical Features of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in United Nations Personnel in Western Bahr el Ghazal State, South Sudan},
  author={D. He and Y. Zhang and Xiaofeng Liu and Shimin Guo and Donghong Zhao and Yunjie Zhu and Huaidong Li and Li Kong},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2013},
  volume={8}
}
  • D. He, Y. Zhang, +5 authors Li Kong
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • PLoS ONE
  • Western Bahr el Ghazal State is located in northwestern South Sudan, which is a tropical area subject to Plasmodium falciparum malaria epidemics. The aim of this study is to explore the epidemiological and clinical features of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in United Nations personnel stationed in this area. From July 2006 to June 2009, epidemiological data and medical records of 678 patients with Plasmodium falciparum malaria at the U.N. level 2 hospital were analyzed. The U.N. personnel were… CONTINUE READING

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