Group | Malaria Interventions
The NETCELL Project
For the past 12 years, the NETCELL project (supported by SDC) has worked within the Tanzanian National Malaria Control Programme to strengthen the National Mosquito Net Programme (NATNETS) and improve case management.
The GlobMal Project
The GlobMal project (supported by SDC) aims to strengthen the Roll Back Malaria Partnership by organizing the Vector Control Working Group and the Case Management Working Group. GlobMal also aims to build capacity through a range of training courses for different malaria control personnel.
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Bessat C, Zonon N.A, D'Acremont V. Large-scale implementation of electronic Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (eIMCI) at the primary care level in Burkina Faso: a qualitative study on health worker perception of its medical content, usability and impact on antibiotic prescription . BMC Public Health. 2019;19:449. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-019-6692-6
Cordey S et al. Detection of dicistroviruses RNA in blood of febrile Tanzanian children. Emerg Microbes Infect. 2019;8(1):613-623. DOI: 10.1080/22221751.2019.1603791
Da Costa-Demaurex C, Cardenas M.T, Aparicio H, Bodenmann P, Genton B, D'Acremont V. Screening strategy for Chagas disease in a non-endemic country (Switzerland): a prospective evaluation. Swiss Med Wkly. 2019;149:w20050. DOI: 10.4414/smw.2019.20050
Hofmann N.E et al. Diagnostic performance of conventional RDT and ultra-sensitive RDT for malaria diagnosis in febrile outpatients in Tanzania. J Infect Dis. 2019;219(9):1490-1498. DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jiy676
Keitel K et al. Safety and efficacy of C-reactive protein-guided antibiotic use to treat acute respiratory infections in Tanzanian children: a planned subgroup analysis of a randomized, controlled non-inferiority trial evaluating a novel electronic clinical decision algo. Clin Infect Dis. 2019(in press). DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciz080