Malaria in Uganda: challenges to control on the long road to elimination: I. Epidemiology and current control efforts.

@article{Yeka2012MalariaIU,
  title={Malaria in Uganda: challenges to control on the long road to elimination: I. Epidemiology and current control efforts.},
  author={Adoke Yeka and A. Gasasira and A. Mpimbaza and J. Achan and J. Nankabirwa and S. Nsobya and S. Staedke and M. Donnelly and F. Wabwire-mangen and A. Talisuna and G. Dorsey and M. Kamya and P. Rosenthal},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={2012},
  volume={121 3},
  pages={
          184-95
        }
}
Malaria remains one of the leading health problems of the developing world, and Uganda bears a particularly large burden from the disease. Our understanding is limited by a lack of reliable data, but it is clear that the prevalence of malaria infection, incidence of disease, and mortality from severe malaria all remain very high. Uganda has made progress in implementing key malaria control measures, in particular distribution of insecticide-impregnated bednets, indoor residual spraying of… Expand
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