Spatial Epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax, Afghanistan
- Department for International Development
- 1 January 2006
- Document Type:
- Journal Article
- Brooker, S., Kolaczinski, J., Rowland, M., Leslie, T., Kolaczinski, K. Mohsen, E., Mehboob, N., Saleheen, S., Khudonazarov, J., Freeman, T., and Clements, A.
Plasmodium vivax is endemic to many areas of Afghanistan. Geographic analysis helped highlight areas of malaria risk and clarified ecologic risk factors for transmission. Remote sensing enabled development of a risk map, thereby providing a valuable tool to help guide malaria control strategies.
Emerging Infectious Diseases (2006) 12 (10) 1600-1602
Published: 1 January 2006