Reviewing South Africa’s malaria elimination strategy (2012–2018): progress, challenges and priorities

@inproceedings{Raman2016ReviewingSA,
  title={Reviewing South Africa’s malaria elimination strategy (2012–2018): progress, challenges and priorities},
  author={Jaishree Raman and Natashia Morris and John Andrew Frean and Basil D. Brooke and Lucille Hellen Blumberg and Philip S Kruger and Aaron Mabusa and Eric Raswiswi and Bridget Shandukani and Eunice Misani and M A Groepe and Devanand Moonasar},
  booktitle={Malaria Journal},
  year={2016}
}
With a sustained national malaria incidence of fewer than one case per 1000 population at risk, in 2012 South Africa officially transitioned from controlling malaria to the ambitious goal of eliminating malaria within its borders by 2018. This review assesses the progress made in the 3 years since programme re-orientation while highlighting challenges and suggesting priorities for moving the malaria programme towards elimination. National malaria case data and annual spray coverage data from… CONTINUE READING