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Towards eradication: three years after the tsunami of 2004, has malaria transmission been eliminated from the island of Simeulue?

November 15, 2010 - 14:07 -- Patrick Sampao
Mohammad Sudomo, Yusniar Arianti, Isra Wahid, Din Safruddin, Erling M. Pedersen, J. Derek Charlwood
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Volume 104, Issue 12, December 2010, Pages 777-781

The results indicate that despite the continuing presence of potential vectors in some places the anti-malaria measures introduced following the tsunami have controlled, and may be close to eliminating, malaria from the island.

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