EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
48,253,228
Abstracts:
22,798,842
+ Resolve Accession
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
Submit PDF Full TextSubmit PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Epidemiological investigations under the modified plan of operations national malaria eradication program


, : Epidemiological investigations under the modified plan of operations national malaria eradication program. Journal of Communicable Diseases 16(4): 251-267

In the later stages of the National Malaria Eradication Program [NMEP] occurrence of a positive case in maintenance and consolidation phase areas was a major epidemiological event. It was necessary to investigate in detail such a positive case and to classify it according to its origin. The main purpose was to know with certainty whether local transmission has been resumed or not, and to institute measures to liquidate such a focus of transmission to maintain the malaria free status of the community in maintenance and consolidation phase areas. Under the Modified Plan of Operation of the NMEP, the immediate goal is not eradication of malaria. The occurrence of an individual positive case has lost the importance as an epidemiological event. Situations arise where in areas < 2 API cases/annum or even in areas 2 API above, individual foci of intense transmission are set up recording the increased number of positive cases especially Plasmodium falciparum. It becomes essential to know the genesis and source of such a focus and to plan immediate remedial measures. The present communication highlights these aspects and describes the process of epidemiological investigations under such situations.

(PDF 0-2 workdays service)

Order PDF Full Text

Close
Close

Click here to order any other PDF Full Text


Accession: 005375333

PDF Full Text: Submit


Submit PDF Full Text

No spam - Every submission is manually reviewed

Due to poor quality, we do not accept files from Researchgate

Submitted PDF Full Texts will always be free for everyone
(We only charge for PDFs that we need to acquire)

Select a PDF file:
Close
Close

Other references

Schofield W.B., 1980: Dichodontium pellucidum and dichodontium olympicum. A detailed morphological comparison was made between D. pellucidum (Hedw.) Dix. and D. olympicum Ren. and Card. in search for new taxonomic features. The 2 spp. differ distinctively in cellular details of the ventral surface of the leaf costa, exo...

Farragher, Tracey, M.; Lunt, Mark; Bunn, Diane, K.; Silman, Alan, J.; Symmons, Deborah, P. M., 2007: Early functional disability predicts both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in people with inflammatory polyarthritis: results from the Norfolk Arthritis Register. Objective: To investigate the predictive value of early functional disability in patients with inflammatory polyarthritis ( IP), for all- cause and cardiovascular disease ( CVD) mortality.Methods: 1010 subjects with new- onset IP from the Norfolk...

Shustova M.N.; Samoilovich L.N., 1971: Toxicological characteristics of type a 30 aluminum chromium potassium catalyst. Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya 15(10): 52-53

Mandal, B. K.; Majumdar, A.; Surajit Kundu; Biplab Mitra, 2006: Yield, nutrient uptake and soil fertility status as influenced by biozyme in rice-rice cropping sequence. A field experiment was conducted during the wet seasons of 2000 and 2001 and dry seasons of 2000/01 and 2001/02, in Kalyani, West Bengal, India, to study the effect of biozyme (based on Ascophyllum nodosum extract) on yield components, grain yield...

Caudill, Christopher, C., 2003: Measuring dispersal in a metapopulation using stable isotope enrichment: High rates of sex-biased dispersal between patches in a mayfly metapopulation. Dispersal affects a wide array of ecological and evolutionary processes, but has been difficult to estimate empirically. A 15Nitrogen stable isotope enrichment technique was used to passively mark all developing Callibaetis ferrugineus hageni (Eat...

Puchkov, V. G.; Puchkov, P. V., 1986: A catalogue of assassin bugs of the world fauna Ectrichodiinae. Vestnik Zoologii

Hori, H., 1978: The demonstration of galactosamine in extracellular hydroxyproline-rich macromolecule purified from the culture media of tobacco cells. Hexosamine, which is sensitive to the Elson-Morgan reaction, was detected in purified hydroxyproline-containing macromolecules derived from the media of suspension-cultured tobacco cells. Using the colorimetric method this substance was identified...

Van Der Merwe A.J., 1991: Inferences on the threshold temperatures and summation constants in the case of crop development. The simplest crop development model assumes a linear relationship between temperature (x) and rate of development (y) and can be written as y = .beta.1 + .beta.2x + .epsilon. In crop development models non-linear functions of the parameters .beta....

Liu, Y.; Wu, Y.; Lee, J. C.; Xue, H.; Rao, M. S., 2002: Generation of oligodendrocyte and astrocyte precursors during development. Multipotent neuroepithelial cells (NEP), neuronal restricted precursors (NRP) and glial restricted precursors (GRP) have been identified in the spinal cord and a lineage relationship has been established between them. To determine the sequence of...

Szkuta, G., 2006: Red core of strawberry. This paper describes the red core pathogen of strawberry, Phytophthora fragariae var. fragariae, covering (a) the history of its occurrence and spread, (b) varietal susceptibility, (c) host plants, (d) disease symptoms, infection and development,...