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Insecticide-Treated Plastic Sheeting for Emergency Malaria Prevention and Shelter among Displaced Populations: An Observational Cohort Study in a Refugee Setting in Sierra Leone

August 2, 2012 - 12:08 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Matthew Burns, Mark Rowland, Raphael N'Guessan, Ilona Carneiro, Arlyne Beeche, Stefani Sesler Ruiz, Sarian Kamara, Willem Takken, Pierre Carnevale and Richard Allan
Reference: 
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2012 vol. 87 no. 2 242-250

MalariaWorldThis novel tool proved to be a convenient, safe, and long-lasting method of malaria control when used as a full shelter lining in an emergency setting.

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Open Access | System effectiveness of a targeted free mass distribution of long lasting insecticidal nets in Zanzibar, Tanzania

June 22, 2010 - 10:19 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Beer N, Ali AS, de Savigny D, Al-mafazy AH, Ramsan M, Abass AK, Omari RS, Bjorkman A, Kallander K
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2010, 9:173 (18 June 2010)

Targeted free mass distribution of LLINs can result in high and equitable bed net coverage among children under five. However, in order to sustain high effective coverage, there is need for complimentary distribution strategies between mass distribution campaigns.

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