Assessment of the burden of malaria and malaria prevention and treatment seeking practices among migrant populations in Senegal

Assessment of the burden of malaria and malaria prevention and treatment seeking practices among migrant populations in Senegal

Objectives

1. Determine the prevalence of malaria among migrant populations
2. Determine the beliefs and practices regarding malaria prevention and care seeking among migrant populations
3. Determine the proportion of malaria cases seen at health posts that are from migrant populations.

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Key facts

  • Dates
    Jul 2014 to Dec 2014
    Funding amount
    $100,000
    Country
    • Senegal

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Epidemiology, Operational research, Social science
    Theme(s)
    Indigenous & imported cases