Epidemiology of forest malaria in Central Vietnam Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
BACKGROUND: After successfully reducing the malaria burden to pre-elimination levels over the past two decades, the national malaria programme in Vietnam has recently switched from control to elimination. However, in forested areas of Central Vietnam malaria elimination is likely to be jeopardized by the high occurrence of asymptomatic and submicroscopic infections as shown by previous reports. This paper presents the results of a malaria ...
Personal protection by long-lasting insecticidal hammocks against the bites of forest malaria vectors Universiteit Antwerpen
Can forest malaria be addressed with community-based interventions? Evidence from a multidrug resistance region in Western Cambodia Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
Forest goers and multidrug-resistant malaria in Cambodia: an ethnographic study Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
Multidrug-resistant Plasmodium falciparum malaria on the Cambodia-Thailand border is associated with working in forested areas. Beyond broad recognition of "forest-going" as a risk factor for malaria, little is known about different forest-going populations in this region. In Oddar Meanchey Province in northwestern Cambodia, qualitative ethnographic research was conducted to gain an in-depth understanding of how different populations, ...