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Not Open Access | Maternal Anemia at First Antenatal Visit: Prevalence and Risk Factors in a Malaria-Endemic Area in Benin

September 7, 2012 - 04:24 -- Patrick Sampao
Smaïla Ouédraogo, Ghislain K. Koura, Manfred M. K. Accrombessi, Florence Bodeau-Livinec, Achille Massougbodji and Michel Cot
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2012 87:418-424

MalariaWorldData for the first 1,005 pregnant women included in a multicentre randomized controlled trial were analyzed. Anemia was common (68.3%), and malaria and helminth infestations were prevalent in 15.2% and 11.1% of the women.

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Series: Review: Ranking of elimination feasibility between malaria-endemic countries

November 9, 2010 - 09:58 -- Patrick Sampao
Andrew J Tatem, David L Smith, Peter W Gething, Caroline W Kabaria, Robert W Snow, Simon I Hay
The Lancet, Volume 376, Issue 9752, 6 November 2010-12 November 2010, Pages 1579-1591

Spatial data for these factors were assembled for all malaria-endemic countries and combined to provide an objective, relative ranking of countries by technical, operational, and combined elimination feasibility.

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