Urban malaria treatment behaviour in the context of low levels of malaria transmission in Lagos, Nigeria.

@article{Brieger2001UrbanMT,
  title={Urban malaria treatment behaviour in the context of low levels of malaria transmission in Lagos, Nigeria.},
  author={William R. Brieger and H R Sesay and H Adesina and M E Mosanya and P B Ogunlade and J O Ayodele and S A Orisasona},
  journal={African journal of medicine and medical sciences},
  year={2001},
  volume={30 Suppl},
  pages={7-15}
}
Urban malaria in West Africa is not well documented. While rapid urbanisation may create environmental conditions that favour mosquito breeding, urban pollution may inhibit the growth of Anopheles species. In 1996, the Basic Support for Institutionalizing Child Survival (BASICS) Project of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) started building urban community health coalitions in Lagos, Nigeria, to empower communities to provide prompt treatment and appropriate prevention for… CONTINUE READING
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