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Malaria

Malaria early warning systems. A framework for field research in Africa (archived)

2001

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WHO

Publication details

Number of pages: 80
Publication date: 2001
Languages: English, French
WHO reference number: WHO/CDS/RBM/2001.32

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Overview

This framework document deals with concepts and indicators of warning systems which facilitate the early identification of potential epidemic situations. Based on the results from field studies, the framework presented in this document gives a range of indicators which may constitute the basis for the development and implementation of appropriate early warning systems to respond to the major malaria epidemiological situations in Africa.