The objective of the study was to evaluate whether case investigation with focal testing and focal drug administration can decrease malaria incidence. The lack of impact attributable to the program may have been due to the large increase in cases and subsequent imperfect case investigation, with 33% of eligible cases not investigated.
Corporate author(s): PATH; Ministry of Health, Senegal; Programme Nationale de Lutte contre le Paludisme
Publication date: November 2016
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