Public health system readiness to treat malaria in Odisha State of India

@inproceedings{Hussain2013PublicHS,
  title={Public health system readiness to treat malaria in Odisha State of India},
  author={Mohammad Akhtar Hussain and Lalit Dandona and David M Schellenberg},
  booktitle={Malaria Journal},
  year={2013}
}
Early diagnosis and prompt treatment is a cornerstone of malaria control. In India, artemisinin combination therapy (ACT) became the first-line treatment for falciparum malaria and rapid diagnostic test (RDTs) kits were recommended for use at the grass-root level in the new malaria treatment policy (2010). Odisha State contributes about one-fourth of the… CONTINUE READING