To reach elimination one needs to think and act locally, to support the global vision

Whittaker, Maxine (2018) To reach elimination one needs to think and act locally, to support the global vision. Public Health Action, 8 (Supplement 1). S1-S2.

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Abstract

[Extract] The elimination of an infectious disease is a desirable goal and an implementation challenge. Unlike disease control, where a few effective interventions implemented universally can achieve major gains, the end game, elimination, requires segmented, localised responses, often over a sustained period of time.

Item ID: 53737
Item Type: Article (Editorial)
ISSN: 2220-8372
Keywords: malaria; malaria elimination; implementation research; SORT-IT; Southern Africa
Date Deposited: 18 Jul 2018 03:56
FoR Codes: 11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1108 Medical Microbiology > 110803 Medical Parasitology @ 50%
11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111799 Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified @ 50%
SEO Codes: 92 HEALTH > 9201 Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions) > 920109 Infectious Diseases @ 50%
92 HEALTH > 9204 Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health) > 920499 Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health) not elsewhere classified @ 50%
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