Malaria control in Bhutan: a case study of a country embarking on elimination

Access to malaria diagnosis in treatment was expanded throughout the country and evidence-based case management, including the introduction of artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) for P. falciparum, increasing coverage of high risk areas with Indoor Residual Spraying, insecticide-treated bed nets, and long-lasting insecticidal nets are likely to have contributed to the decline alongside enabling factors such as economic development and increasing access to health services.

Conclusion: Bhutan has made significant strides towards elimination and has adopted a goal of national elimination.

via Malaria control in Bhutan: a case study of a country embarking on elimination.

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