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Changes in the burden of malaria following scale-up of malaria control interventions in Mutasa District, Zimbabwe

July 3, 2013 - 15:27 -- Open Access
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Mharakurwa S, Mutambu SL, Mberikunashe J, Thuma PE, Moss WJ, Mason PR
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Malaria Journal 2013, 12:223 (1 July 2013)
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Data on reported malaria cases were abstracted from available records at all three district hospitals, three rural hospitals and 25 rural health clinics in Mutasa District from 2003 to 2011.

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Towards the elimination of malaria in South Africa: a review of surveillance data in Mutale Municipality, Limpopo Province, 2005 to 2010

January 13, 2013 - 13:37 -- Open Access
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Author(s): 
Khosa E, Kuonza LR, Kruger P, Maimela E
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Malaria Journal 2013, 12:7 (8 January 2013)
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A retrospective descriptive analysis was conducted on malaria data routinely collected through the Limpopo provincial malaria information system between July 2005 and June 2010. Five malaria seasons were defined.

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Open Access | Knowledge Attitudes and Practices of grade three primary schoolchildren in relation to schistosomiasis, soil transmitted helminthiasis and malaria in Zimbabwe

June 13, 2011 - 14:54 -- Patrick Sampao
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Nicholas Midzi, Sekesai Mtapuri-Zinyowera, Takafira Mduluza, et al.
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BMC Infectious Diseases 2011, 11:169, 13 June 2011

This study sought to assess KAP of grade 3 children in relation to schistosomiasis, STHs and malaria in order to establish an effective school based health education for disease transmission control.

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Open Access | Impact of Schistosome Infection on Plasmodium falciparum Malariometric Indices and Immune Correlates in School Age Children in Burma Valley, Zimbabwe

November 16, 2010 - 10:13 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
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Davison T. Sangweme, Nicholas Midzi, Sekesai Zinyowera-Mutapuri, Takafira Mduluza, Marie Diener-West, Nirbhay Kumar
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PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4(11): e882

A group of children aged 6–17 years was recruited and followed up for 12 months to study the impact of schistosome infection on malaria parasite prevalence, density, distribution and anemia.

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Consequences of polyparasitism on anaemia among primary school children in Zimbabwe

May 25, 2010 - 08:55 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
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N. Midzi, S. Mtapuri-Zinyowera, M.P. Mapingure, D. Sangweme, M.T. Chirehwa, K.C. Brouwer, J. Mudzori, G. Hlerema, F. Mutapi, N. Kumar, T. Mduluza
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Acta Tropica, Volume 115, Issues 1-2, July-August 2010, Pages 103-111

The effect of concomitant infection with schistosomes, Plasmodium falciparum and soil transmitted helminths (STHs) on anaemia was determined in 609 Zimbabwean primary school children.

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