The world's scientific and social network for malaria professionals
Subscribe to free Newsletter | 10698 malaria professionals are enjoying the free benefits of MalariaWorld today

routine surveillance

Malaria micro-stratification using routine surveillance data in Western Kenya

January 13, 2021 - 08:18 -- Open Access
Author(s): 
Victor A. Alegana, Laurissa Suiyanka, Peter M. Macharia, Grace Ikahu-Muchangi and Robert W. Snow
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2021 20:22, 7 January 2021

There is an increasing need for finer spatial resolution data on malaria risk to provide micro-stratification to guide sub-national strategic plans. Here, spatial-statistical techniques are used to exploit routine data to depict sub-national heterogeneities in test positivity rate (TPR) for malaria among patients attending health facilities in Kenya.

Subscribe to RSS - routine surveillance