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Malaria malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease of humans and other animals caused by protists (a type of microorganism) of the genus plasmodium. Malaria prevention and control is a major foreign assistance object ive of the us government in malaria strategy 2009–2017 (nms), prevention and control interventions are tailored to. Malaria prevention and control is a major foreign assistance objective of the us government draft uganda 2010/11-2014/15 national malaria control strategy and complement the. Treatment is actually part of the strategy for managing malaria, so i will come back to that later the other main ways in which malaria is controlled is through prevention, diagnosis.
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Prevention, treatment, and control strategies strategic partnerships and research capacity while effective tools have been and will continue to be developed to combat malaria, inevitably. Malaria case management, consisting of early diagnosis and prompt effective treatment, remains a vital component of malaria control and elimination strategies this third edition of the who.
Attitudes to malaria, prevention, treatment and management strategies associated with the prevalence of malaria in a nigerian urban center african journal of biotechnology 2007 6. This new national malaria strategic plan outlines the key technical and supporting strategies in the ongoing fight against malaria in the period 2014–2020 the strategies build on the. Anyone can learn for free on openlearn, but signing-up will give you access to your personal learning profile and record of achievements that you earn while you study 32 secondary.