Substantial progress has been made in reducing the burden of malaria in Africa since 2000, but those gains were jeopardised by the COVID-19 pandemic. The aim of this study was to evaluate plausible effects on malaria incidence and mortality under different levels of disruption to key malaria control interventions.
|Indirect effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on malaria intervention coverage, morbidity, and mortality in Africa: a geospatial modelling analysis
|Lancet Infectious Diseases
This work was done in collaboration with:
- The Institute for Disease Modelling, Seattle, WA, USA.
- Section of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
- Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, UK
- World Health Organisation, Geneva, Switzerland