Moderate-to-severe anaemia due to afebrile Plasmodium falciparum infection in children aged 6-23 months from the rural district of Kongoussi, Burkina Faso.

@article{Oudraogo2008ModeratetosevereAD,
  title={Moderate-to-severe anaemia due to afebrile Plasmodium falciparum infection in children aged 6-23 months from the rural district of Kongoussi, Burkina Faso.},
  author={Hermann Zos{\'e} Ou{\'e}draogo and Augustin Nawidimbasba Zeba and Mich{\'e}le Dramaix-Wilmet and Philippe Dr Donnen},
  journal={Journal of tropical pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={54 6},
  pages={395-400}
}
A population-based cross-sectional study was conducted to investigate the association of haemoglobin concentration and moderate-to-severe anaemia with afebrile Plasmodium falciparum (PF) infection in 456 rural children aged 6-23 months. Capillary blood was obtained for haemoglobin concentration measurement by HemoCue and malaria detection by blood smear… CONTINUE READING