Insecticide-treated net coverage in Africa: mapping progress in 2000-07
Background: Insecticide-treated bednets (ITNs) provide a means to improve child survival across Africa. Sales figures of these nets and survey coverage data presented nationally mask inequities in populations at biological and economic risk, and do not allow for precision in the estimation of unmet commodity needs. We gathered subnational ITN coverage sample survey data from 40 malaria-endemic countries in Africa between 2000 and 2007. Methods: We computed the projected ITN coverage among chi...Expand abstract
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- The full-text of this article is not available in ORA, but you may be able to access the article via the publisher copy link on this record page. Citation: Noor, A. M. et al. (2009). 'Insecticide-treated net coverage in Africa: mapping progress in 2000-07', The Lancet, 373(9657), 58-67. [Available at http://www.thelancet.com].
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