Control and Elimination of Plasmodium vivax Malaria: The Evidence Base

22 Dec 2016
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Special supplement on Plasmodium vivax

This work is a part of the earlier effort in the development of Control and Elimination of P. vivax: a Technical Brief. Numerous affiliations and people contributed to the production of this special supplement on Plasmodium vivax, including MMV's Stephan Duparc, co-author of one of the articles. Funding for the supplement was provided by MMV. 

Featured articles: 

Attacking Plasmodium vivax
J. Kevin Baird
page 1

Implications of Plasmodium vivax biology for control, elimination, and research
Piero L. Olliaro, John W. Barnwell, Alyssa Barry, Kamini Mendis, Ivo Mueller, John C. Reeder, G. Dennis Shanks, Georges Snounou, and Chansuda Wongsrichanalai
page 4

Global epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax
Rosalind E. Howes, Katherine E. Battle, Kamini N. Mendis, David L. Smith, Richard E. Cibulskis, J. Kevin Baird, and Simon I. Hay
page 15

Diagnosis and treatment of Plasmodium vivax malaria
J. Kevin Baird, Neena Valecha, Stephan Duparc, Nicholas J. White, and Ric N. Price
page 35

Costs and cost-effectiveness of Plasmodium vivax control
Michael T. White, Shunmay Yeung, Edith Patouillard, and Richard Cibulskis
page 52 

Key knowledge gaps for Plasmodium vivax control and elimination
Quique Bassat, Mar Velarde, Ivo Mueller, Jessica Lin, Toby Leslie, Chansuda Wongsrichanalai, and J. Kevin Baird 62 Epidemiology and control of Plasmodium vivax in Afghanistan Toby Leslie, Sami Nahzat, and Walid Sediqi
page 72

Elimination of Plasmodium vivax malaria in Azerbaijan
Suleyman Mammadov, Elkhan Gasimov, Rossitza Kurdova-Mintcheva, and Chansuda Wongsrichanalai
page 78

Plasmodium vivax landscape in Brazil: Scenario and challenges
Andre M. Siqueira, Oscar Mesones-Lapouble, Paola Marchesini, Vanderson de Souza Sampaio, Patricia Brasil, Pedro L. Tauil, Cor Jesus Fontes, Fabio T. M. Costa, Cláudio Tadeu Daniel-Ribeiro, Marcus V. G. Lacerda, Camila P. Damasceno, and Ana Carolina S. Santelli
page 87

Plasmodium vivax malaria in Cambodia
Sovannaroth Siv, Arantxa Roca-Feltrer, Seshu Babu Vinjamuri, Denis Mey Bouth, Dysoley Lek, Mohammad Abdur Rashid, Ngau Peng By, Jean Popovici, Rekol Huy, and Didier Menard
page 97

Epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax malaria in India
Anupkumar R. Anvikar, Naman Shah, Akshay C. Dhariwal, Gagan Singh Sonal, Madan Mohan Pradhan, Susanta K. Ghosh, and Neena Valecha
page 108

Epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax in Indonesia
Claudia Surjadjaja, Asik Surya, and J. Kevin Baird
page 121

Epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax malaria in Peru
Angel Rosas-Aguirre, Dionicia Gamboa, Paulo Manrique, Jan E. Conn, Marta Moreno, Andres G. Lescano, Juan F. Sanchez, Hugo Rodriguez, Hermann Silva, Alejandro Llanos-Cuentas, and Joseph M. Vinetz
page 133