Malaria Elimination Surveillance in Swaziland: Investigation of Strategies to Improve Sensitivity and Efficiency for Detection of Secondary Cases

Malaria Elimination Surveillance in Swaziland: Investigation of Strategies to Improve Sensitivity and Efficiency for Detection of Secondary Cases

Objectives

To evaluate PCR and risk factor assessment as potential strategies to improve sensitivity and efficiency of secondary case detection.

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Key facts

  • Dates
    Jul 2012 to Jun 2015
    Funding amount
    $130,000
    Country
    • Swaziland

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Epidemiology, Operational research
    Theme(s)
    Elimination strategies, Surveillance