Imported pediatric malaria at the hospital for sick children, Toronto, Canada: a 16 year review

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BACKGROUND Children under 5 represent 86% of annual malaria deaths in the world. Following increasing trends in international travel, cases of imported malaria are rising in North America. We describe the epidemiology of malaria diagnosed at a tertiary care pediatric center in the multicultural city of Toronto. METHOD Retrospective chart review of all… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-251

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@inproceedings{Evans2014ImportedPM, title={Imported pediatric malaria at the hospital for sick children, Toronto, Canada: a 16 year review}, author={Andrea B Evans and Dina M Kulik and Anna Banerji and Andrea K. Boggild and Kevin C. Kain and Mohamed Abdelhaleem and Shaun K. Morris}, booktitle={BMC pediatrics}, year={2014} }