Malaria Prevalence in Endemic Districts of Bangladesh

  title={Malaria Prevalence in Endemic Districts of Bangladesh},
  author={Ubydul Haque and Syed Masud Ahmed and Shahed SA Hossain and Mamun M. Huda and Awlad Hossain and Mohammad Shafiul Alam and Dinesh Mondal and Wasif Ali Zafarali Khan and Mohammod Khalequzzaman and Rashidul Haque},
  booktitle={PloS one},
BACKGROUND Following the 1971 ban of DDT in Bangladesh, malaria cases have increased steadily. Malaria persists as a major health problem in the thirteen south-eastern and north-eastern districts of Bangladesh. At present the national malaria control program, largely supported by the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM), provides interventions including advocacy at community level, Insecticide Treated Net (ITN) distribution, introduction of Rapid Diagnostic Tests (RDT) and… CONTINUE READING
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