Combined Epidemiologic and Entomologic Survey to Detect Urban Malaria Transmission, Guinea, 2018

Feb 16, 2021

Malaria incidence is generally lower in cities than rural areas. However, reported urban malaria incidence may not accurately reflect the level of ongoing transmission, which has potentially large implications for prevention efforts. To guide mosquito net distribution, researchers assessed the extent of malaria transmission in Conakry, Guinea, in 2018. They found evidence of active malaria transmission. Emerging Infectious Diseases

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