Defining and Detecting Malaria Epidemics in the Highlands of Western Kenya

Epidemic detection algorithms are being increasingly recommended for malaria surveillance in sub-Saharan Africa. We present the results of applying three simple epidemic detection techniques to routinely collected longitudinal pediatric malaria admissions data from three health facilities in the hig...

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Main Authors: Simon I. Hay, Milka Simba, Millie Busolo, Abdisalan M. Noor, Helen L. Guyatt, Sam A. Ochola, Robert W. Snow
Format: Article
Published: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2002-06-01
Series:Emerging Infectious Diseases
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