Malaria in Kenya's Western Highlands

Records from tea estates in the Kericho district in Kenya show that malaria reemerged in the 1980s. Renewed epidemic activity coincided with the emergence of chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum malaria and may have been triggered by the failure of antimalarial drugs. Meteorologic changes, po...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: G. Dennis Shanks, Simon I. Hay, Judy A. Omumbo, Robert W. Snow
Format: Article
Published: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2005-09-01
Series:Emerging Infectious Diseases
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