Profile of Morong, Bataan, an area of low malaria endemicity in the Philippines.

@article{Bustos1997ProfileOM,
  title={Profile of Morong, Bataan, an area of low malaria endemicity in the Philippines.},
  author={M. Teresa de Bustos and A Tova Saul and Neil Salazar and Melba Gomes},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={1997},
  volume={63 4},
  pages={195-207}
}
A malaria study area in the Philippines is described. It consists of the municipality of Morong, Bataan on the Island of Luzon. In January 1992, the population was 19454 in 106 villages located on a narrow coastal plain, or in valleys of streams running from the mountainous interior. This is an area of low level but persistent seasonal transmission of malaria with approximately one thousand cases reported each year, mainly from February to July. In spite of the low level of malaria, it is… CONTINUE READING