Statistical Properties of Parasite Density Estimators in Malaria

Abstract

Malaria is a global health problem responsible for nearly one million deaths every year around 85% of which concern children younger than five years old in Sub-Saharan Africa. In addition, around 300 million clinical cases are declared every year. The level of infection, expressed as parasite density, is classically defined as the number of asexual… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0051987

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@inproceedings{Hammami2013StatisticalPO, title={Statistical Properties of Parasite Density Estimators in Malaria}, author={Imen Hammami and Gr{\'e}gory Nuel and Andre Garcia}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2013} }