Malaria

Richard H. Morrow, William J. Moss

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Abstract

This chapter focuses on the epidemiology of malaria. Topics covered include malaria and its life cycle, epidemiology of malaria at the turn of the 20th century, advances in malaria epidemiology after the First World War, progress in the fight against malaria in the years preceding the Second World War, national malaria eradication programmes, and the era of molecular biology.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Development of Modern Epidemiology
Subtitle of host publicationPersonal Reports from Those Who Were There
PublisherOxford University Press
ISBN (Electronic)9780191724077
ISBN (Print)9780198569541
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2009

Keywords

  • Disease control
  • Epidemiology
  • Eradication programmes
  • Malaria
  • Malaria epidemiology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Morrow, R. H., & Moss, W. J. (2009). Malaria. In The Development of Modern Epidemiology: Personal Reports from Those Who Were There Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198569541.003.0014