Malaria and mortality: some epidemiological considerations.

  • Louis Molineaux
  • Published 1997 in Annals of tropical medicine and parasitology
Malaria can, a priori, kill on its own ('direct' malaria mortality) or in conjunction with some other cause(s) ('indirect' malaria mortality). There are three distinct approaches to the measurement of malaria mortality: (1) measurement of malaria-specific mortality (based on attributing each death to a single cause) or its surrogate, the admission rate for… CONTINUE READING