Evaluation of intermittent mass screening and treatment to reduce malaria transmission in western Kenya

Evaluation of intermittent mass screening and treatment to reduce malaria transmission in western Kenya

Objectives

This study will evaluate the additional impact of intermittent mass screening and treatment (IMSaT) on malaria transmission and clinical malaria in an area with a moderate burden of malaria parasitemia and high coverage of ITNs and effective case management.

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Key facts

  • Dates
    Jan 2013 to Aug 2016
    Funding amount
    $1,130,000
    Country
    • Kenya

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Operational research
    Theme(s)
    Asymptomatic reservoir, Drug-based strategies, Impact of interventions, Surveillance