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CLOSED: Family Health International: Project Director

November 28, 2009 - 15:22 -- Ingeborg van Schayk

Family Health International (FHI) is dedicated to improving lives, knowledge, and understanding worldwide through a highly diversified program of research, education, and services in family health and HIV/AIDS prevention and care.

 

Malaria preventive measures, health care seeking behaviour and malaria burden in different epidemiological settings in Sudan

November 11, 2009 - 09:37 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
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H. S. Mustafa, E. M. Malik, H. T. Tuok, A. A. Mohamed, A. I. Julla, A. Bassili
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Tropical Medicine & International Health, Volume 14 Issue 12, Pages 1488 - 1495

To provide information about preventive measures and treatment seeking behaviour as well as an estimate of the malaria burden in different epidemiological settings for effective monitoring and evaluation of the ongoing efforts.

 

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Cochrane Library

October 21, 2009 - 09:29 -- Bart G.J. Knols
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Paul Garner
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Basing policies on the best available evidence will help ensure maximum impact in terms of reducing death and illness globally, and, with such a high disease burden globally, this has to be a priority in international health.

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The power of blogging / 101 blogs that change the world

September 18, 2009 - 08:21 -- Serge Christiaans

The world is full of visionaries and people who want to make a difference in the world, and many of those people share their knowledge online through their blogs. Whether you want to change the world through environment, humanitarianism, business, or any other way, there’s a blog out there that can offer you guidance and inspiration. Read on, and you’ll find 100+1 blogs that can help you change the world.

Seven misconceptions about malaria prevention

September 14, 2009 - 12:06 -- Bart G.J. Knols
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Anyone serious about African safaris is serious about malaria. The sheer number of deaths caused by this parasitic disease simply puts the mosquito as the number 1 most dangerous animal in the world. Ten children will have died of malaria in the time it takes you to read this blog. I have never sat around a camp fire whilst on safari without malaria being discussed one way or the other. Some fantastic stories persist, and here are some really good ones:

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