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Mapping Plasmodium falciparum mortality in Africa between 1990 and 2015

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Background Malaria control has not been routinely informed by the assessment of subnational variation in malaria deaths. We combined data from the Malaria Atlas Project and the Global Burden of Disease Study to estimate malaria mortality across sub-Saharan Africa on a grid of 5 km(2) from 1990 through 2015. Methods We estimated malaria mortality using a spatiotemporal modeling framework of geolocated data (i.e., with known latitude and longitude) on the clinical incidence of malaria, coverage...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1056/NEJMoa1606701

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
Role:
Author
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OPP1132415
OPP1068048
OPP1106023
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Gething, P
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Funding agency for:
Gething, P
Grant:
OPP1068048
OPP1106023
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Funding agency for:
Gething, P
Grant:
OPP1068048
OPP1106023
More from this funder
Funding agency for:
Gething, P
Grant:
OPP1068048
OPP1106023
Publisher:
Massachusetts Medical Society Publisher's website
Journal:
New England Journal of Medicine Journal website
Volume:
375
Pages:
2435-2445
Publication date:
2016-10-10
Acceptance date:
2016-10-06
DOI:
EISSN:
1533-4406
ISSN:
0028-4793
Pmid:
27723434
Source identifiers:
649970
Language:
English
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pubs:649970
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uuid:dfb96283-1338-4441-8098-b9ce874677f4
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pubs:649970
Deposit date:
2016-10-12

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