Journal article icon

Journal article : Review

Modelling the impact of vector control on lymphatic filariasis programs: current approaches and limitations

Abstract:

Vector control is widely considered an important tool for lymphatic filariasis (LF) elimination but is not usually included in program budgets and has often been secondary to other policy questions in modelling studies. Evidence from the field demonstrates that vector control can have a large impact on program outcomes and even halt transmission entirely, but implementation is expensive. Models of LF have the potential to inform where and when resources should be focused, but often simplify v...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1093/cid/ciab191

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Big Data Institute
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-6261-775X
More by this author
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-9711-4981
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Big Data Institute
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5962-4238
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
72
Issue:
Suppl 3
Pages:
S152-S157
Place of publication:
United States
Publication date:
2021-06-14
DOI:
EISSN:
1537-6591
ISSN:
1058-4838
Pmid:
33905475
Language:
English
Keywords:
Subtype:
Review
Pubs id:
1176262
Local pid:
pubs:1176262
Deposit date:
2021-10-06

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP