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Andaman Islands

Island fever: the historical determinants of malaria in the Andaman Islands

March 5, 2010 - 11:56 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
G. Dennis Shanks, David J. Bradley
Reference: 
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Volume 104, Issue 3, March 2010, Pages 185-190

The history of malaria control in the Andaman Islands Penal Colony is a cautionary tale that well-meaning and well-funded efforts can fail spectacularly if local epidemiological reality is not well understood.

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