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dc.contributor.authorColbourne, M.J.
dc.coverage.spatialAfrica.en
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-10T12:46:30Z
dc.date.available2015-07-10T12:46:30Z
dc.date.issued1959-02
dc.identifier.citationColbourne, M.J. (1959) Malaria in Infancy, CAJM vol. 5, no.2. (pp. 65-69) UZ (formerly University College Rhodesia), Harare(formerly Salisbury): Faculty of Medicine.en
dc.identifier.issn0008-9176
dc.identifier.urihttp://opendocs.ids.ac.uk/opendocs/handle/123456789/6544
dc.descriptionA CAJM article on malaria fever in small children in Africa of the 1950's.en
dc.description.abstractTo the epidemiologist malaria in the infant is of two-fold interest. In highly "malarious" areas it is the first attacks, occurring during the early years of life, which build up a relative immunity at the cost of considerable death and disability. Secondly, the rate of infection in the infant serves as a useful yardstick of transmission and is widely used as a measure of the success of control. The effects of malaria are extremely variable and are often more obvious in the areas where transmission is less intense.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherFaculty of Medicine, Central African Journal of Medicine (CAJM), University College of Rhodesia (now University of Zimbabwe)en
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/en
dc.subjectChildren and Youthen
dc.subjectHealthen
dc.titleMalaria in Infancyen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.rights.holderUniversity of Zimbabwe (UZ) (formerly University College of Rhodesia)en


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