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Open Access | How absolute is zero? An evaluation of historical and current definitions of malaria elimination

July 26, 2010 - 08:48 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
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Cohen JM, Moonen B, Snow RW, Smith DL
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Malaria Journal 2010, 9:213 (22 July 2010)

Decisions to eliminate malaria from all or part of a country involve a complex set of factors, and this complexity is compounded by ambiguity surrounding some of the key terminology, most notably "control" and "elimination."

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