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Estimating the Global Clinical Burden of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in 2007

  • Simon I. Hay mail,

    simon.hay@zoo.ox.ac.uk (SIH); rsnow@nairobi.kemri-wellcome.org (RWS)

    Affiliations: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Malaria Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Centre for Geographic Medicine, KEMRI–University of Oxford–Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya

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  • Emelda A. Okiro,

    Affiliations: Malaria Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Centre for Geographic Medicine, KEMRI–University of Oxford–Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Peter W. Gething,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Anand P. Patil,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Andrew J. Tatem,

    Affiliations: Department of Geography, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America, Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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  • Carlos A. Guerra,

    Affiliation: Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Robert W. Snow mail

    simon.hay@zoo.ox.ac.uk (SIH); rsnow@nairobi.kemri-wellcome.org (RWS)

    Affiliations: Malaria Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Centre for Geographic Medicine, KEMRI–University of Oxford–Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Published: June 15, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000290

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Publisher's Note: Minor Correction to Protocol S2.

Posted by plosmedicine on 22 Jun 2010 at 13:50 GMT

A comparison of cartographic and surveillance-based estimates of national clinical incidence.
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http://plosmedicine.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pmed.1000290#article1.body1.sec5.supplementary-material2.caption1.p1

The authors have highlighted a minor correction to Protocol S2 Table S2.1 in the Supporting Information section. The upper confidence interval of the India estimate in the table is truncated in the published version. Please see an updated version of Protocol S2 below.

http://www.plosmedicine.org/corrections/pmed.1000290.s002.cn.pdf

No competing interests declared.