Prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum parasitemia and anemia in children under-five years of age at baseline and following annual vs. biannual indoor residual spraying (IRS) in Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo district, northern Ghana

Prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum parasitemia and anemia in children under-five years of age at baseline and following annual vs. biannual indoor residual spraying (IRS) in Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo district, northern Ghana

Objectives

To assess the prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum parasitemia and anemia in children under five years of age at baseline and following annual vs. biannual indoor residual spraying (IRS) in Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo district, northern Ghana

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Key facts

  • Dates
    Apr 2011 to Apr 2013
    Funding amount
    $305,000
    Country
    • Ghana

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Entomology, Operational research
    Theme(s)
    Impact of interventions, Tools for elimination