CGHD’s Simon Presents Malaria Report to Congress | BU Today | Boston University

Simon’s team also recommends that PMI leaders reevaluate some of the existing malaria interventions, such as the use of indoor residual spraying.

“Amidst increasing insecticide resistance, tough financial pressure, and limited data on the additive benefits of combining IRS operations with universal coverage of (insecticide nets), PMI should reevaluate its IRS strategy,” the report says. “It is a relatively expensive approach and covers a small proportion of the at-risk population.”

via CGHD’s Simon Presents Malaria Report to Congress | BU Today | Boston University.

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