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  1. Authors: Jun-Ling Sun, Sheng Zhou, Qi-Bin Geng, Qian Zhang, Zi-Ke Zhang, Can-Jun Zheng, Wen-Biao Hu, Archie C.A. Clements, Sheng-Jie Lai and Zhong-Jie Li

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2017 6:111

    Content type: Erratum

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    The original article was published in Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:65

  2. Malaria was once one of the most serious ... in China, with more than 30 million malaria cases annually before 1949. However, the ... has shrunken after the implementation of an integrated malaria control and eli...

    Authors: Jun-Hu Chen, Jun Fen and Xiao-Nong Zhou

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2021 10:51

    Content type: Editorial

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  3. Unfortunately, the original article [1] contained some errors. The table title of Tables 4, 5, 6, 7 were interchanged by mistake and displayed incorrectly in the article. The correct table titles of Tables 4, ...

    Authors: Noé Patrick M’bondoukwé, Eric Kendjo, Denise Patricia Mawili-Mboumba, Jeanne Vanessa Koumba Lengongo, Christelle Offouga Mbouoronde, Dieudonné Nkoghe, Fousseyni Touré and Marielle Karine Bouyou-Akotet

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2018 7:38

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2018 7:6

  4. Remarkable progress has been made towards the elimination of malaria in China since the National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) was launched in 2010. The incidence of locally-acquired malaria cases has decl...

    Authors: Tao Hu, Yao-Bao Liu, Shao-Sen Zhang, Zhi-Gui Xia, Shui-Sen Zhou, Jun Yan, Jun Cao and Zhan-Chun Feng

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:52

    Content type: Research Article

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  5. During the past six decades, remarkable success on malaria control has been made in China. The major experience could be shared with other malaria endemic countries including Tanzania with high malaria burden. Es...

    Authors: Duoquan Wang, Prosper Chaki, Yeromin Mlacha, Tegemeo Gavana, Mihayo Gabriel Michael, Rashid Khatibu, Jun Feng, Zheng-Bin Zhou, Kang-Ming Lin, Shang Xia, He Yan, Deus Ishengoma, Susan Rumisha, Sigbert Mkude, Renata Mandike, Frank Chacky…

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2019 8:4

    Content type: Study Protocol

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  6. In China, malaria has been posing a significant economic burden on households. To evaluate malaria economic burden in terms of both direct ... has its meaning in improving the effectiveness of malaria elimination...

    Authors: Shang Xia, Jin-Xiang Ma, Duo-Quan Wang, Shi-Zhu Li, David Rollinson, Shui-Sen Zhou and Xiao-Nong Zhou

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:50

    Content type: Research Article

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  7. Malaria is a major cause of morbidity and ... the potential influence of socio-economic variables on malaria risk, the present study was conducted to ... status, and knowledge, awareness and education on malaria ...

    Authors: Kavita Yadav, Sunil Dhiman, Bipul Rabha, PK Saikia and Vijay Veer

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2014 3:19

    Content type: Research Article

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  8. Poverty and malaria appear to have an intertwined link. This ... aims to define the relationship between poverty and malaria in Yunnan, China, and to make ... research in this important area. Data on malaria prev...

    Authors: Yan Bi and Shilu Tong

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2014 3:32

    Content type: Opinion

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  9. In this paper, we aim to evaluate the effectiveness of community-based interventions (CBIs) for the prevention and management of malaria. We conducted a systematic review and identified ... two studies focused on...

    Authors: Rehana A Salam, Jai K Das, Zohra S Lassi and Zulfiqar A Bhutta

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2014 3:25

    Content type: Scoping Review

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  10. Ethiopia has shown notable progress in reducing the burden of malaria over the past two decades. Because of ... has shifted efforts from control to elimination of malaria. This study was conducted to analyse the

    Authors: Endashaw Esayas, Asefa Tufa, Fekadu Massebo, Abdulhamid Ahemed, Ibssa Ibrahim, Dereje Dillu, Eyuel Asemahegn Bogale, Solomon Yared and Kebede Deribe

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:160

    Content type: Research Article

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  11. Although effective treatment for malaria is now available, approximately half of the ... particularly in developing countries. To design effective malaria control strategies there is need to understand the patter...

    Authors: Isaiah Gwitira, Munashe Mukonoweshuro, Grace Mapako, Munyaradzi D. Shekede, Joconiah Chirenda and Joseph Mberikunashe

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:146

    Content type: Research Article

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  12. This review aims at providing synthetic information with scientific evidence on the trends in the malaria events from 1960 to 2011, with the ... on public health issues and intervention designs on malaria control...

    Authors: Ernest Tambo, Ahmed Adebowale Adedeji, Fang Huang, Jun-Hu Chen, Shui-Sen Zhou and Ling-Hua Tang

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2012 1:7

    Content type: Scoping Review

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  13. Malaria cases have declined significantly along the China- ... this study is to investigate the epidemiology of malaria along the border, will identify challenges in...

    Authors: Fang Huang, Li Zhang, Jing-Bo Xue, Hong-Ning Zhou, Aung Thi, Jun Zhang, Shui-Sen Zhou, Zhi-Gui Xia and Xiao-Nong Zhou

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:158

    Content type: Research Article

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  14. 2015 was the target year for malaria goals set by the World Health Assembly and other international institutions to reduce malaria incidence and mortality. A review of progress indicates that malaria programme fi...

    Authors: Richard E. Cibulskis, Pedro Alonso, John Aponte, Maru Aregawi, Amy Barrette, Laurent Bergeron, Cristin A. Fergus, Tessa Knox, Michael Lynch, Edith Patouillard, Silvia Schwarte, Saira Stewart and Ryan Williams

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:61

    Content type: Commentary

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  15. It was recommended that malaria rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) should be ... the implementation of RDTs and its effectiveness in malaria elimination settings. This study examined the implementation ... and how it ...

    Authors: Di Liang, Jia-Jie Jin, Wei-Ming Wang, Yuan-Yuan Cao, Guo-Ding Zhu, Hua-Yun Zhou, Jun Cao and Jia-Yan Huang

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:84

    Content type: Research Article

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  16. The National Plan for Malaria Elimination (NPME) in Myanmar (2016–2030...Plasmodium falciparum malaria in six states/regions of low endemicity ... achieve this goal, in 2016 the National Malaria Control Program (...

    Authors: Poe Poe Aung, Zaw Win Thein, Zar Ni Min Hein, Kyaw Thet Aung, Nwe Oo Mon, Nay Yi Yi Linn, Aung Thi, Khin Thet Wai and Thae Maung Maung

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:18

    Content type: Research Article

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  17. Despite major reductions in malaria burden across Myanmar, clusters of the disease ... Chin State, an area of persistently high malaria burden.

    Authors: Pyae Linn Aung, Myat Thu Soe, Thit Lwin Oo, Aung Khin, Aung Thi, Yan Zhao, Yaming Cao, Liwang Cui, Myat Phone Kyaw and Daniel M. Parker

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2021 10:6

    Content type: Research Article

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  18. As more and more countries approaching the goal of malaria elimination, malaria rapid diagnostic tests (RDT) was recomendated ... strategy to achieve and maintain the statute of malaria free, as it’s less requirm...

    Authors: Yan-Qiu Du, Xiao-Xiao Ling, Jia-Jie Jin, Hua-Yun Zhou, Si Zhu, Guo-Ding Zhu, Wei Wang, Jun Cao and Jia-Yan Huang

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:135

    Content type: Research Article

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  19. The pandemic of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has caused substantial disruptions to health services in the low and middle-income countries with a high burden of other diseases, such as malaria in sub-Sa...

    Authors: Benyun Shi, Jinxin Zheng, Shang Xia, Shan Lin, Xinyi Wang, Yang Liu, Xiao-Nong Zhou and Jiming Liu

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2021 10:5

    Content type: Research Article

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  20. Plasmodium falciparum malaria is endemic in the southern sahelian zone ... of the study was to assess the recent malaria situation near the Mauritania-Mali border.

    Authors: Sileye Mamadou Diallo, Hervé Bogreau, Nasserdine Papa Mze, Mohamed Salem Ould Ahmedou Salem, Mohamed Lemine Ould Khairy, Philippe Parola, Leonardo Basco and Ali Ould Mohamed Salem Boukhary

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:21

    Content type: Research Article

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  21. Plasmodium knowlesi...is a potential cause of severe and fatal malaria, but comprehensive studies of its pooled prevalence...P. knowlesi infection.

    Authors: Manas Kotepui, Kwuntida Uthaisar Kotepui, Giovanni D. Milanez and Frederick R. Masangkay

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:106

    Content type: Research Article

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  22. Co-infection with both Plasmodium...and dengue virus (DENV) infectious species could have serious and fatal outcomes if left undiagnosed and without timely treatment. The present study aimed to determine the pool...

    Authors: Manas Kotepui, Kwuntida Uthaisar Kotepui, Giovanni De Jesus Milanez and Frederick Ramirez Masangkay

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:134

    Content type: Research Article

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  23. Significant progress has been made in the last 25 years to reduce the malaria burden, but considerable challenges remain. These ... investments in a range of control measures targeting malaria. Fana and co-author...

    Authors: Randall A Kramer and Adriane Lesser

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2015 4:26

    Content type: Commentary

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  24. Malaria is a major public health problem in ... Migrant populations are at high risk of contracting malaria and its control is more difficult than for settled population. Studies on malaria and migration are rare...

    Authors: Htin Zaw Soe, Aung Thi and Ni Ni Aye

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2017 6:142

    Content type: Research Article

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  25. In malaria endemic areas, infected blood donors serve as ... this study was to determine the prevalence of malaria parasitaemia in blood donors in Buea, Cameroon ... a rapid diagnostic test (RDT), a malaria antib...

    Authors: Tebit Emmanuel Kwenti, Longdoh Anna Njunda, Beltine Tsamul, Shey Dickson Nsagha, Nguedia Jules-Clement Assob, Kukwah Anthony Tufon, Dilonga Henry Meriki and Enow George Orock

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2017 6:103

    Content type: Research Article

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  26. In the Yunnan province of China, 18 counties in six prefectures border Myanmar. Due to its particular combination of geographic features, climate conditions, and cultural landscape, the area provides a suitable e...

    Authors: Jun Zhang, Jia-Qiang Dong, Jia-Ying Li, Yue Zhang, Yang-Hui Tian, Xiao-Ying Sun, Guang-Yun Zhang, Qing-Pu Li, Xiao-Yu Xu and Tao Cai

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:80

    Content type: Case Study

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  27. Malaria surveillance system strengthening is essential in the progress towards malaria elimination. In Nigeria, more attention is ... study evaluated the operation of the Kano State malaria surveillance system an...

    Authors: Tyakaray Ibrahim Visa, Olufemi Ajumobi, Eniola Bamgboye, IkeOluwapo Ajayi and Patrick Nguku

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:15

    Content type: Research Article

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  28. Ethiopia is one of the African countries where Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax...co-exist. Monitoring and evaluation of current malaria transmission status is an important component of malaria control as it is...

    Authors: Hiwot S Taffese, Elizabeth Hemming-Schroeder, Cristian Koepfli, Gezahegn Tesfaye, Ming-chieh Lee, James Kazura, Gui-Yun Yan and Guo-Fa Zhou

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2018 7:103

    Content type: Scoping Review

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  29. The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of coinfection with malaria and intestinal parasites, as well as to...

    Authors: Anna Longdoh Njunda, Shuri Ghasarah Fon, Jules Clement Nguedia Assob, Dickson Shey Nsagha, Tayong Dizzle Bita Kwenti and Tebit Emmanuel Kwenti

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2015 4:43

    Content type: Research Article

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  30. To successfully eliminate malaria, an integrated system that includes a number ... . Significant progress has been made in reducing malaria incidence through large-scale use of artemisinin- ... to the missing lin...

    Authors: Rashad Abdul-Ghani, Mohammed A. K. Mahdy, John C. Beier and Leonardo K. Basco

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2017 6:12

    Content type: Opinion

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  31. Malaria remains the most important cause of morbidity ... . This study was carried out to determine malaria prevalence and associated factors among rice farming...

    Authors: Humphrey D. Mazigo, Susan F. Rumisha, Mercy G. Chiduo, Veneranda M. Bwana and Leonard E. G. Mboera

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2017 6:101

    Content type: Research Article

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  32. Recent studies have presented conflicting findings about whether malaria is associated with an increased or decreased ... aides to current methods of malnutrition prevention in malaria-endemic areas. Therefore, t...

    Authors: Terefe Gone, Fiseha Lemango, Endale Eliso, Samuel Yohannes and Tadele Yohannes

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2017 6:9

    Content type: Research Article

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  33. There is accumulating evidence supporting the use of ivermectin as a malaria control tool. Recent findings from the repeat ivermectin mass drug administrations for control of malaria trial demonstrated a reduced ...

    Authors: Joseph Nelson Siewe Fodjo, Marina Kugler, An Hotterbeekx, Adam Hendy, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden and Robert Colebunders

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2019 8:77

    Content type: Commentary

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  34. This paper seeks to assess the function of malaria control consultation and service posts (MCCSPs) ... R. China, as a strategy for eliminating malaria among the mobile and migrant population in...

    Authors: Xu-Can Zeng, Xiao-Dong Sun, Jian-Xiong Li, Meng-Ni Chen, Dao-Wei Deng, Cang-Lin Zhang, Zu-Rui Lin, Zi-You Zhou, Yao-Wu Zhou, Ya-Ming Yang and Sheng Zhou

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:102

    Content type: Research Article

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  35. Malaria during pregnancy remains a serious public health ... this study was to determine the prevalence of malaria and possible risk factors for malaria infection among pregnant women in a semi- ... Pregnant wome...

    Authors: Sani Abdullahi Fana, Mohammed Danladi Abubakar Bunza, Sule Aliyu Anka, Asiya Umar Imam and Shehu Usman Nataala

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2015 4:24

    Content type: Research Article

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  36. Malaria-related mortality has a very high association ... and middle-income countries. To achieve the malaria-specific targets of the Sustainable Development Goals, malaria-endemic countries and development partn...

    Authors: Minghui Ren

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2019 8:28

    Content type: Commentary

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  37. This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence and alteration of hematological parameters in malaria patients with a glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase ... region of Thailand, an endemic region for malaria.

    Authors: Manas Kotepui, Kwuntida Uthaisar, Bhukdee PhunPhuech and Nuoil Phiwklam

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:36

    Content type: Research Article

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  38. The issues of pyrethroid resistance and outdoor malaria parasite transmission have prompted the WHO to ... Larval source management is one of the core malaria vector interventions recommended by the Ministry of ....

    Authors: Guofa Zhou, Eugenia Lo, Andrew K. Githeko, Yaw A. Afrane and Guiyun Yan

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2020 9:162

    Content type: Opinion

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  39. China has achieved zero indigenous malaria case report in 2017. However, along ... , there is an increasing number of imported malaria cases from Chinese nationals returning from malaria-affected countries. Previ...

    Authors: Shao-Sen Zhang, Jun Feng, Li Zhang, Xiang Ren, Elizabeth Geoffroy, Sylvie Manguin, Roger Frutos and Shui-Sen Zhou

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2019 8:61

    Content type: Research Article

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  40. For many countries where malaria is endemic, the burden of malaria is high in border regions. In ethnic ... and treatment, and there have been many malaria outbreaks in such areas. Since 2007, ... Global Fund to ...

    Authors: Ru-Bo Wang, Jia-Qiang Dong, Zhi-Gui Xia, Tao Cai, Qing-Feng Zhang, Yao Zhang, Yang-Hui Tian, Xiao-Ying Sun, Guang-Yun Zhang, Qing-Pu Li, Xiao-Yu Xu, Jia-Yin Li and Jun Zhang

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:95

    Content type: Research Article

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  41. Plasmodium vivax...is the most geographically widespread species among human malaria parasites. Immunopathological studies have shown that platelets ... component of the host innate immune response against malaria

    Authors: Cho Naing and Maxine A. Whittaker

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2018 7:10

    Content type: Scoping Review

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  42. The elimination of malaria requires high-quality surveillance data to enable ... . Evaluation of the performance of a national malaria surveillance system could identify shortcomings which, if ... addressed, will...

    Authors: Jun-Ling Sun, Sheng Zhou, Qi-Bin Geng, Qian Zhang, Zi-Ke Zhang, Can-Jun Zheng, Wen-Biao Hu, Archie C. A. Clements, Sheng-Jie Lai and Zhong-Jie Li

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:65

    Content type: Research Article

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2017 6:111

  43. Malaria is a major world health issue and ... tests (RDT) for all cases of suspected malaria. In regions where Plasmodium...species are indigenous, there are multiple etiologies of fever leading to misdiagnoses, ...

    Authors: Sean M. Parsel, Steven A. Gustafson, Edward Friedlander, Alexander A. Shnyra, Aderosoye J. Adegbulu, Ying Liu, Nicole M. Parrish, Syed A. Jamal, Eve Lofthus, Leo Ayuk, Charles Awasom, Carolyn J. Henry and Carole P. McArthur

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2017 6:32

    Content type: Research Article

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  44. Malaria causes significant morbidity and mortality each year. ... In the past few years, the global malaria cases have been declining and many endemic countries are heading towards malaria elimination. Neverthele...

    Authors: Sunil Dhiman

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2019 8:14

    Content type: Scoping Review

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2019 8:19

  45. The trend of military patients becoming infected with vivax malaria reemerged in the Republic of Korea (ROK...Anopheles...mosquitoes from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea have invaded Republic of Korea’s...

    Authors: Se-Min Hwang, Seok-Joon Yoon, Yoo-Mi Jung, Geun-Yong Kwon, Soo-Nam Jo, Eun-Jeong Jang and Myoung-Ok Kwon

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2016 5:20

    Content type: Research Article

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  46. Vector-borne protozoan diseases represent a serious public health challenge, especially in the tropics where poverty together with vector-favorable climates are the aggravating factors. Each of the various strate...

    Authors: Denis Zofou, Raymond B Nyasa, Dickson S Nsagha, Fidele Ntie-Kang, Henry D Meriki, Jules Clement N Assob and Victor Kuete

    Citation: Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2014 3:1

    Content type: Scoping Review

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