Estimates of child deaths prevented from malaria prevention scale-up in Africa 2001-2010

  title={Estimates of child deaths prevented from malaria prevention scale-up in Africa 2001-2010},
  author={Thomas P. Eisele and David A Larsen and Neff Walker and Richard E. Cibulskis and Joshua O Yukich and Charlotte Muheki Zikusooka and Richard W. Steketee},
  booktitle={Malaria Journal},
Funding from external agencies for malaria control in Africa has increased dramatically over the past decade resulting in substantial increases in population coverage by effective malaria prevention interventions. This unprecedented effort to scale-up malaria interventions is likely improving child survival and will likely contribute to meeting Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 4 to reduce the < 5 mortality rate by two thirds between 1990 and 2015. The Lives Saved Tool (LiST) model was used to… CONTINUE READING
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