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Prevalence and risk factors of malaria among children in southern highland Rwanda

Overview of attention for article published in Malaria Journal, May 2011
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Title
Prevalence and risk factors of malaria among children in southern highland Rwanda
Published in
Malaria Journal, May 2011
DOI 10.1186/1475-2875-10-134
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Authors

Jean-Bosco Gahutu, Christian Steininger, Cyprien Shyirambere, Irene Zeile, Neniling Cwinya-Ay, Ina Danquah, Christoph H Larsen, Teunis A Eggelte, Aline Uwimana, Corine Karema, Andre Musemakweri, Gundel Harms, Frank P Mockenhaupt

Abstract

Increased control has produced remarkable reductions of malaria in some parts of sub-Saharan Africa, including Rwanda. In the southern highlands, near the district capital of Butare (altitude, 1,768 m), a combined community-and facility-based survey on Plasmodium infection was conducted early in 2010.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Rwanda 4 2%
Tanzania, United Republic of 2 <1%
Indonesia 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Pakistan 1 <1%
Burkina Faso 1 <1%
Unknown 203 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 66 31%
Student > Bachelor 42 20%
Student > Ph. D. Student 20 9%
Unspecified 20 9%
Student > Postgraduate 17 8%
Other 49 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 84 39%
Unspecified 27 13%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 26 12%
Nursing and Health Professions 17 8%
Social Sciences 14 7%
Other 46 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 26 August 2011.
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#7,182,264
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#2,392
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#50,389
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#15
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